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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 44 68 37
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -31
Permanent jobs citing DNS 31 15 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.25% 1.59% 4.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.27% 10.27% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 13 25
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 £33,400 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
81 146 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 11.10% 15.48% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 69 131 109
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 2 September 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Oxford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 27 (69.23%) Windows
2 25 (64.10%) Active Directory
3 20 (51.28%) Cisco
4 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (41.03%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (41.03%) VMware
6 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (35.90%) DHCP
7 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 13 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 12 (30.77%) OSPF
8 12 (30.77%) BGP
8 12 (30.77%) HTTP
8 12 (30.77%) Linux
9 11 (28.21%) CCNA
10 10 (25.64%) Windows 8
10 10 (25.64%) Juniper
10 10 (25.64%) SSL
11 9 (23.08%) SQL
11 9 (23.08%) Firewall
12 8 (20.51%) Network Design
12 8 (20.51%) Brocade
12 8 (20.51%) IIS
12 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (17.95%) Internet
13 7 (17.95%) Nagios
13 7 (17.95%) UNIX
13 7 (17.95%) SMTP
13 7 (17.95%) Fortinet
13 7 (17.95%) Cacti

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (20.51%) IIS
2 5 (12.82%) IBM Notes
2 5 (12.82%) Lotus Domino
2 5 (12.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (7.69%) Lync
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Office
2 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) DHCP
2 12 (30.77%) OSPF
2 12 (30.77%) BGP
2 12 (30.77%) HTTP
3 10 (25.64%) SSL
4 9 (23.08%) Firewall
5 7 (17.95%) Internet
5 7 (17.95%) SMTP
6 5 (12.82%) MPLS
6 5 (12.82%) SSH
6 5 (12.82%) VPLS
6 5 (12.82%) LLU
6 5 (12.82%) Ethernet
6 5 (12.82%) DSL
6 5 (12.82%) ICMP
6 5 (12.82%) RIP
6 5 (12.82%) SNMP
6 5 (12.82%) Broadband
7 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
7 4 (10.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Big Data
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Network Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Support Analyst
2 11 (28.21%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Support Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Network Support Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Network Support
4 5 (12.82%) Network Architect
4 5 (12.82%) Design Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) IP Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Architect
5 4 (10.26%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) IT Support
6 3 (7.69%) Network Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Support Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
1 2 (5.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Blackberry
2 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Online Games
3 2 (5.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (69.23%) Windows
2 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (30.77%) Linux
5 10 (25.64%) Windows 8
6 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (17.95%) UNIX
8 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
8 5 (12.82%) Windows XP
9 2 (5.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Network Design
2 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
3 5 (12.82%) ITIL
4 4 (10.26%) Data Management
4 4 (10.26%) Analytics
5 2 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.13%) CRM
5 2 (5.13%) ERP
5 2 (5.13%) Project Management
6 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (28.21%) CCNA
3 5 (12.82%) CCDP
3 5 (12.82%) CCIE
3 5 (12.82%) CCNP
3 5 (12.82%) CCIP
3 5 (12.82%) JNCIE
4 4 (10.26%) Degree
4 4 (10.26%) MCP
4 4 (10.26%) MCSE
4 4 (10.26%) MCT
4 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 25 (64.10%) Active Directory
2 13 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (12.82%) DFS Replication
5 3 (7.69%) vSphere
6 2 (5.13%) Terminal Services
6 2 (5.13%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.56%) XenApp
7 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Nagios
1 7 (17.95%) Cacti
2 5 (12.82%) SmokePing
3 2 (5.13%) SCCM
4 1 (2.56%) SCOM
4 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Cisco
2 16 (41.03%) VMware
3 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 10 (25.64%) Juniper
5 8 (20.51%) Brocade
6 7 (17.95%) Fortinet
7 6 (15.38%) Apple
8 5 (12.82%) Redback
8 5 (12.82%) Huawei
8 5 (12.82%) Lotus
8 5 (12.82%) IBM
9 3 (7.69%) Citrix
10 2 (5.13%) Avaya
11 1 (2.56%) HP
11 1 (2.56%) Dell
11 1 (2.56%) Fujitsu
Oxford
Austin Fraser Limited
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