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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 62 75 55
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Permanent jobs citing DNS 16 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.17% 1.23% 2.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.27% 13.58% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 28
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,100 £45,000 £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
142 81 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 19.27% 9.03% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 120 75 148
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Oxford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20 (47.62%) DHCP
2 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
2 19 (45.24%) Active Directory
3 17 (40.48%) Linux
3 17 (40.48%) VMware
4 16 (38.10%) Windows
4 16 (38.10%) HTTP
5 15 (35.71%) Cisco
6 13 (30.95%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (28.57%) MySQL
7 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (26.19%) SSL
9 10 (23.81%) PHP
10 9 (21.43%) Perl
10 9 (21.43%) Apache
10 9 (21.43%) Python
10 9 (21.43%) SMTP
10 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
10 9 (21.43%) CentOS
10 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
11 8 (19.05%) WAN
11 8 (19.05%) MS Office
11 8 (19.05%) SQL
12 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 7 (16.67%) ITIL
12 7 (16.67%) Nagios
12 7 (16.67%) Firewall
12 7 (16.67%) Wireless

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (21.43%) Apache
2 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.76%) nginx
3 2 (4.76%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.76%) Lync
3 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) JBoss
3 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Office
2 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (47.62%) DHCP
2 16 (38.10%) HTTP
3 11 (26.19%) SSL
4 9 (21.43%) SMTP
5 8 (19.05%) WAN
6 7 (16.67%) Firewall
6 7 (16.67%) Wireless
7 6 (14.29%) VLAN
8 5 (11.90%) OSPF
8 5 (11.90%) Internet
8 5 (11.90%) LAN
9 4 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (9.52%) IPsec
9 4 (9.52%) SAN
9 4 (9.52%) BGP
9 4 (9.52%) VPN
10 3 (7.14%) EIGRP
10 3 (7.14%) TACACS
10 3 (7.14%) MPLS
10 3 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.38%) Redmine
General
1 5 (11.90%) Games
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Support Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Network Support
4 6 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Administrator
4 6 (14.29%) Service Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (11.90%) PHP Developer
5 5 (11.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 4 (9.52%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) Ajax
2 4 (9.52%) LAMP
2 4 (9.52%) HTML
2 4 (9.52%) CSS
3 3 (7.14%) COM
4 1 (2.38%) WAP
4 1 (2.38%) Web Services
4 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Social Gaming
2 3 (7.14%) Internet of Things
3 2 (4.76%) Open Source
3 2 (4.76%) iPad
3 2 (4.76%) iPhone
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (40.48%) Linux
2 16 (38.10%) Windows
3 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (21.43%) CentOS
5 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.76%) SUSE
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
2 7 (16.67%) ITIL
3 6 (14.29%) DevOps
4 5 (11.90%) Web Development
4 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
4 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.52%) Project Management
6 3 (7.14%) Logistics
7 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.38%) ERP
8 1 (2.38%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.38%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (2.38%) Service Management
8 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.38%) Line Management
8 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) PHP
2 9 (21.43%) Perl
2 9 (21.43%) Python
3 8 (19.05%) SQL
4 7 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.76%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) Tcl
7 1 (2.38%) C
7 1 (2.38%) Java
7 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (14.29%) CCNP
2 6 (14.29%) CCNA
3 3 (7.14%) CCIE
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.38%) CCA
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.38%) CCEA
5 1 (2.38%) MCSE
5 1 (2.38%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) MCITP
5 1 (2.38%) CCAA
System Software
1 19 (45.24%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.14%) vSphere
5 2 (4.76%) qmail
5 2 (4.76%) Squid
5 2 (4.76%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Nagios
1 7 (16.67%) Puppet
2 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (7.14%) ZABBIX
4 2 (4.76%) SCCM
5 1 (2.38%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.38%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.38%) SELinux
5 1 (2.38%) SCOM
5 1 (2.38%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
2 17 (40.48%) VMware
3 15 (35.71%) Cisco
4 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
5 6 (14.29%) Fortinet
6 5 (11.90%) Perforce
7 3 (7.14%) Apple
7 3 (7.14%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.76%) Veeam
8 2 (4.76%) LANDesk
8 2 (4.76%) CommVault
8 2 (4.76%) Sophos
8 2 (4.76%) HP
9 1 (2.38%) Dell
9 1 (2.38%) Citrix
9 1 (2.38%) SAP
9 1 (2.38%) Oracle
9 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL
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Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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