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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 55 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing DNS 23 17 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.22% 2.24% 3.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.71% 17.00% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 33
Average salary £26,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £30,200 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,500 £44,600
UK excluding London average salary £36,939 £37,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.83% -0.66%
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
97 100 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 13.59% 13.18% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 89 89 176
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £55,000 £52,500
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 5 March 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Oxford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 29 (69.05%) Active Directory
2 23 (54.76%) Windows
3 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 19 (45.24%) DHCP
5 18 (42.86%) VMware
5 18 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (40.48%) HTTP
7 15 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (35.71%) Cisco
7 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (28.57%) CCNA
8 12 (28.57%) SSL
9 11 (26.19%) SMTP
9 11 (26.19%) Fortinet
9 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
10 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
10 8 (19.05%) Linux
11 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
12 6 (14.29%) DevOps
12 6 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (14.29%) CentOS
12 6 (14.29%) Bash Shell
12 6 (14.29%) Puppet
12 6 (14.29%) Perl
12 6 (14.29%) ITIL
12 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
13 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
13 5 (11.90%) PHP
13 5 (11.90%) SQL
13 5 (11.90%) MySQL

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (11.90%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.14%) IIS
2 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.76%) Lync
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.38%) MS Project Server
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Office
3 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.76%) Office 365
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (45.24%) DHCP
2 17 (40.48%) HTTP
3 12 (28.57%) SSL
4 11 (26.19%) SMTP
5 5 (11.90%) Firewall
6 4 (9.52%) WAN
6 4 (9.52%) Internet
7 3 (7.14%) SAN
7 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 3 (7.14%) LAN
8 2 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (4.76%) Wireless
8 2 (4.76%) VLAN
8 2 (4.76%) MPLS
8 2 (4.76%) OSPF
8 2 (4.76%) BGP
9 1 (2.38%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.38%) TACACS
9 1 (2.38%) Extranet
9 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Subversion
1 1 (2.38%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.38%) German Language
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Legal
1 1 (2.38%) Advertising
1 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Support Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) Analyst
3 11 (26.19%) Network Support Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) Network Support
4 9 (21.43%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (21.43%) Service Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) Administrator
6 5 (11.90%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (11.90%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (4.76%) IT Support
8 2 (4.76%) Server Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) Architect
9 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Administrator
9 1 (2.38%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
1 1 (2.38%) COM
1 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.38%) Clustering
2 1 (2.38%) Open Source
2 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.38%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Windows
2 18 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (19.05%) Linux
5 6 (14.29%) CentOS
6 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 6 (14.29%) DevOps
2 6 (14.29%) ITIL
3 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.38%) ERP
6 1 (2.38%) CRM
6 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.38%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.38%) Content Management
6 1 (2.38%) Document Management
6 1 (2.38%) Network Design
6 1 (2.38%) Logistics
6 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.38%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 6 (14.29%) Perl
2 5 (11.90%) PHP
2 5 (11.90%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) VBScript
3 1 (2.38%) Python
3 1 (2.38%) Ruby
3 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (28.57%) CCNA
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.76%) MCSE
4 2 (4.76%) CCNP
5 1 (2.38%) CCIP
5 1 (2.38%) CCIE
5 1 (2.38%) CCDP
5 1 (2.38%) CCA
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.38%) CCEA
5 1 (2.38%) MCITP
5 1 (2.38%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.38%) JNCIE
5 1 (2.38%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.38%) CCAA
System Software
1 29 (69.05%) Active Directory
2 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.76%) vSphere
5 1 (2.38%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.38%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.38%) XenApp
5 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Puppet
2 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.76%) SCCM
4 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (42.86%) VMware
3 15 (35.71%) Cisco
4 11 (26.19%) Fortinet
5 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.14%) Apple
7 2 (4.76%) LANDesk
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle
7 2 (4.76%) Citrix
8 1 (2.38%) HP
8 1 (2.38%) CommVault
8 1 (2.38%) Juniper
8 1 (2.38%) Sophos
8 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.38%) SAP
8 1 (2.38%) Google
8 1 (2.38%) Redback
8 1 (2.38%) Veeam
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Posted: 3 days ago
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