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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 43 65 34
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -31
Permanent jobs citing DNS 33 17 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.63% 1.85% 5.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.31% 13.18% 32.05%
Number of salaries quoted 33 16 31
Average salary £26,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
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
78 129 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 10.96% 14.05% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 65 115 130
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £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 19 September 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Oxford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 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 (64.29%) Windows
2 26 (61.90%) Active Directory
3 21 (50.00%) Cisco
4 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (38.10%) VMware
7 15 (35.71%) DHCP
7 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 13 (30.95%) OSPF
9 13 (30.95%) BGP
9 13 (30.95%) Hyper-V
10 12 (28.57%) CCNA
10 12 (28.57%) HTTP
10 12 (28.57%) Linux
11 11 (26.19%) Juniper
11 11 (26.19%) Windows 8
12 10 (23.81%) SSL
12 10 (23.81%) SQL
13 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (21.43%) Network Design
13 9 (21.43%) Firewall
14 8 (19.05%) Brocade
14 8 (19.05%) IIS
15 7 (16.67%) MS Office
15 7 (16.67%) UNIX
15 7 (16.67%) Internet
15 7 (16.67%) Nagios
15 7 (16.67%) SMTP
15 7 (16.67%) Cacti

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 (19.05%) IIS
2 5 (11.90%) IBM Notes
2 5 (11.90%) Lotus Domino
2 5 (11.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (9.52%) Lync
4 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.38%) SAS
6 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Office
2 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 5 (11.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (35.71%) DHCP
2 13 (30.95%) OSPF
2 13 (30.95%) BGP
3 12 (28.57%) HTTP
4 10 (23.81%) SSL
5 9 (21.43%) Firewall
6 7 (16.67%) Internet
6 7 (16.67%) SMTP
7 6 (14.29%) VPLS
7 6 (14.29%) MPLS
7 6 (14.29%) Ethernet
8 5 (11.90%) DSL
8 5 (11.90%) ICMP
8 5 (11.90%) RIP
8 5 (11.90%) SNMP
8 5 (11.90%) Broadband
8 5 (11.90%) LLU
8 5 (11.90%) SSH
9 4 (9.52%) Wireless
9 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Big Data
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Network Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) Analyst
2 13 (30.95%) Support Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Network Support
4 6 (14.29%) Network Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Design Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Architect
4 6 (14.29%) IP Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) IT Support
6 3 (7.14%) Network Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 3 (7.14%) Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) COM
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Blackberry
1 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
1 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (28.57%) Linux
5 11 (26.19%) Windows 8
6 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (16.67%) UNIX
8 6 (14.29%) Windows 7
9 5 (11.90%) Windows XP
10 2 (4.76%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) Network Design
2 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 6 (14.29%) ITIL
4 5 (11.90%) Data Management
4 5 (11.90%) Analytics
5 2 (4.76%) CRM
5 2 (4.76%) ERP
5 2 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.38%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.38%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.38%) Software License Management
6 1 (2.38%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (28.57%) CCNA
3 6 (14.29%) CCDP
3 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (14.29%) MCSE
3 6 (14.29%) CCIE
3 6 (14.29%) CCNP
3 6 (14.29%) CCIP
3 6 (14.29%) JNCIE
4 5 (11.90%) Degree
4 5 (11.90%) MCP
4 5 (11.90%) MCT
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 26 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 13 (30.95%) Hyper-V
3 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (11.90%) DFS Replication
5 2 (4.76%) vSphere
6 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.38%) XenApp
6 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Nagios
1 7 (16.67%) Cacti
2 5 (11.90%) SmokePing
3 3 (7.14%) SCCM
4 2 (4.76%) SCOM
5 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Cisco
2 16 (38.10%) VMware
3 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 11 (26.19%) Juniper
5 8 (19.05%) Brocade
6 7 (16.67%) Fortinet
7 6 (14.29%) Redback
7 6 (14.29%) Apple
8 5 (11.90%) Huawei
8 5 (11.90%) Lotus
8 5 (11.90%) IBM
9 3 (7.14%) Citrix
10 2 (4.76%) Avaya
11 1 (2.38%) HP
11 1 (2.38%) Dell
11 1 (2.38%) Google
11 1 (2.38%) Fujitsu
Oxford
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £40000 per annum
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