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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 58 67 56
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing DNS 17 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.23% 1.80% 2.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.41% 19.28% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 28
Average salary £41,750 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,625 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £43,750 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
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
137 83 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 18.00% 9.33% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 114 76 158
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 27 April 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Oxford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 23 (52.27%) DHCP
3 19 (43.18%) Windows
4 17 (38.64%) VMware
5 16 (36.36%) Cisco
6 15 (34.09%) HTTP
6 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (29.55%) Linux
9 10 (22.73%) SSL
9 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (18.18%) Firewall
10 8 (18.18%) ITIL
10 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
10 8 (18.18%) WAN
10 8 (18.18%) SMTP
10 8 (18.18%) PHP
10 8 (18.18%) SQL
10 8 (18.18%) MySQL
10 8 (18.18%) MS Office
10 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
10 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
11 7 (15.91%) CentOS
11 7 (15.91%) Fortinet
11 7 (15.91%) Bash Shell
11 7 (15.91%) Perl
11 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
11 7 (15.91%) Wireless

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 5 (11.36%) Apache
1 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.55%) Lync
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.27%) MS Project Server
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Office
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.55%) Office 365
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (52.27%) DHCP
2 15 (34.09%) HTTP
3 10 (22.73%) SSL
4 8 (18.18%) WAN
4 8 (18.18%) SMTP
4 8 (18.18%) Firewall
5 7 (15.91%) Wireless
6 6 (13.64%) VLAN
7 5 (11.36%) LAN
7 5 (11.36%) Internet
7 5 (11.36%) OSPF
8 4 (9.09%) BGP
8 4 (9.09%) VPN
8 4 (9.09%) SAN
8 4 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (9.09%) IPsec
9 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (6.82%) MPLS
9 3 (6.82%) EIGRP
9 3 (6.82%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) MySQL
2 3 (6.82%) Big Data
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Subversion
2 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.55%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.27%) Redmine
General
1 3 (6.82%) Games
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) German Language
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Analyst
1 10 (22.73%) Network Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Support Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Service Analyst
2 9 (20.45%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Network Support Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Network Support
3 7 (15.91%) Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) Lead Systems Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) IT Support
5 3 (6.82%) PHP Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.82%) Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) COM
1 3 (6.82%) HTML
1 3 (6.82%) Ajax
2 2 (4.55%) LAMP
2 2 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (2.27%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) WAP
3 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Social Gaming
1 3 (6.82%) Internet of Things
2 2 (4.55%) Clustering
2 2 (4.55%) iPhone
2 2 (4.55%) Open Source
2 2 (4.55%) iPad
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (43.18%) Windows
2 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (29.55%) Linux
4 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (15.91%) CentOS
6 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) ITIL
1 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
2 6 (13.64%) DevOps
3 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.09%) Project Management
5 3 (6.82%) Logistics
5 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.82%) Web Development
6 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.27%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.27%) Service Management
7 1 (2.27%) CRM
7 1 (2.27%) ERP
7 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.27%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (2.27%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) PHP
1 8 (18.18%) SQL
2 7 (15.91%) Perl
2 7 (15.91%) Bash Shell
3 5 (11.36%) Python
4 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.55%) Ruby
4 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.27%) C
5 1 (2.27%) Java
5 1 (2.27%) Tcl
5 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.91%) CCNA
3 6 (13.64%) CCNP
4 3 (6.82%) CCIE
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.27%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.27%) MCITP
5 1 (2.27%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) CCAA
5 1 (2.27%) CCA
5 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.27%) CCEA
5 1 (2.27%) MCSE
System Software
1 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.82%) vSphere
5 2 (4.55%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.27%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Puppet
2 5 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.82%) Nagios
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (4.55%) SCCM
5 1 (2.27%) SCOM
5 1 (2.27%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.27%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.27%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.27%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.27%) SELinux
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 17 (38.64%) VMware
3 16 (36.36%) Cisco
4 7 (15.91%) Fortinet
4 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
5 4 (9.09%) Apple
6 3 (6.82%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.82%) Perforce
7 2 (4.55%) Veeam
7 2 (4.55%) Sophos
7 2 (4.55%) LANDesk
7 2 (4.55%) CommVault
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle
7 2 (4.55%) HP
8 1 (2.27%) Dell
8 1 (2.27%) Citrix
8 1 (2.27%) SAP
8 1 (2.27%) SonicWALL
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