The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 47 75 30
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -45
Permanent jobs citing DNS 31 19 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.26% 1.91% 6.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.05% 14.18% 31.86%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 39
Average salary £26,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £32,800 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
DNS
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
86 134 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 11.81% 13.48% 19.47%
Number of salaries quoted 74 119 167
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,850 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

DNS
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Oxford region.

DNS Salary Trend in Oxford

DNS
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Oxford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 28 (65.12%) Windows
2 27 (62.79%) Active Directory
3 25 (58.14%) Cisco
4 22 (51.16%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (48.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (39.53%) VMware
8 16 (37.21%) CCNA
9 15 (34.88%) HTTP
9 15 (34.88%) Hyper-V
10 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
11 13 (30.23%) OSPF
11 13 (30.23%) BGP
11 13 (30.23%) DHCP
11 13 (30.23%) Linux
11 13 (30.23%) SSL
12 11 (25.58%) Juniper
13 10 (23.26%) SMTP
13 10 (23.26%) Fortinet
13 10 (23.26%) Windows 8
14 9 (20.93%) Network Design
15 8 (18.60%) Firewall
15 8 (18.60%) Brocade
15 8 (18.60%) SQL
15 8 (18.60%) IIS
16 7 (16.28%) MS Office
16 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
16 7 (16.28%) UNIX
16 7 (16.28%) Nagios
16 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (18.60%) IIS
2 6 (13.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (11.63%) IBM Notes
3 5 (11.63%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (6.98%) Lync
4 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Office
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.88%) HTTP
2 13 (30.23%) DHCP
2 13 (30.23%) SSL
2 13 (30.23%) OSPF
2 13 (30.23%) BGP
3 10 (23.26%) SMTP
4 8 (18.60%) Firewall
5 6 (13.95%) Internet
5 6 (13.95%) MPLS
5 6 (13.95%) VPLS
5 6 (13.95%) Ethernet
6 5 (11.63%) DSL
6 5 (11.63%) ICMP
6 5 (11.63%) RIP
6 5 (11.63%) SNMP
6 5 (11.63%) Broadband
6 5 (11.63%) LLU
6 5 (11.63%) SSH
7 4 (9.30%) Wireless
7 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Big Data
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Network Engineer
2 13 (30.23%) Support Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) Support Engineer
3 10 (23.26%) Network Support Engineer
3 10 (23.26%) Network Support
4 6 (13.95%) Design Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Network Architect
4 6 (13.95%) IP Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Architect
5 5 (11.63%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) IT Support
6 3 (6.98%) Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Network Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Support Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Blackberry
2 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (65.12%) Windows
2 21 (48.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (30.23%) Linux
5 10 (23.26%) Windows 8
6 7 (16.28%) UNIX
6 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (11.63%) Windows XP
7 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.65%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Network Design
2 7 (16.28%) Service Delivery
3 6 (13.95%) ITIL
4 5 (11.63%) Analytics
4 5 (11.63%) Data Management
5 2 (4.65%) CRM
5 2 (4.65%) ERP
5 2 (4.65%) Project Management
6 1 (2.33%) Change Management
6 1 (2.33%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (2.33%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.33%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (37.21%) CCNA
3 6 (13.95%) CCDP
3 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (13.95%) MCSE
3 6 (13.95%) CCIE
3 6 (13.95%) CCNP
3 6 (13.95%) CCIP
3 6 (13.95%) JNCIE
4 5 (11.63%) Degree
4 5 (11.63%) MCP
4 5 (11.63%) MCT
5 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 27 (62.79%) Active Directory
2 15 (34.88%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.63%) DFS Replication
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) Nagios
1 7 (16.28%) Cacti
2 5 (11.63%) SmokePing
3 1 (2.33%) SCCM
3 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) Cisco
2 17 (39.53%) VMware
3 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
4 11 (25.58%) Juniper
5 10 (23.26%) Fortinet
6 8 (18.60%) Brocade
7 6 (13.95%) Redback
8 5 (11.63%) Lotus
8 5 (11.63%) Apple
8 5 (11.63%) IBM
8 5 (11.63%) Huawei
9 3 (6.98%) Citrix
10 2 (4.65%) Avaya
11 1 (2.33%) Google
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Spectrum IT
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