The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 82 90 74
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Permanent jobs citing DNS 33 39 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.14% 2.18% 2.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.62% 17.57% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 30 33 48
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £22,500 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,650 £39,900 £50,050
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
DNS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
284 222 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.44% 12.39% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 226 195 304
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,497
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Oxfordshire region.

DNS Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

DNS
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +15 19 £41,750 +11.33% 5
Abingdon +6 5 £35,750 +17.21%
Witney +17 1 £36,000 +89.47%
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 51 (67.11%) DHCP
2 44 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 39 (51.32%) Windows
4 35 (46.05%) Microsoft
5 33 (43.42%) VMware
6 27 (35.53%) Cisco
7 24 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (27.63%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (26.32%) Linux
9 20 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (23.68%) WAN
11 17 (22.37%) Firewall
11 17 (22.37%) HTTP
12 16 (21.05%) SQL
13 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (18.42%) Hyper-V
14 14 (18.42%) VPN
14 14 (18.42%) LAN
15 13 (17.11%) MS Excel
15 13 (17.11%) VLAN
16 12 (15.79%) SAN
17 11 (14.47%) OSPF
17 11 (14.47%) PHP
17 11 (14.47%) MySQL
17 11 (14.47%) MS Office
17 11 (14.47%) MS Exchange
17 11 (14.47%) SMTP
17 11 (14.47%) CCNP
17 11 (14.47%) CCNA
18 10 (13.16%) SSL

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 11 (14.47%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.84%) Apache
3 5 (6.58%) IIS
3 5 (6.58%) Lync
4 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.95%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (17.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.47%) MS Office
3 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) BPCS
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.95%) Office 365
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (67.11%) DHCP
2 18 (23.68%) WAN
3 17 (22.37%) Firewall
3 17 (22.37%) HTTP
4 14 (18.42%) VPN
4 14 (18.42%) LAN
5 13 (17.11%) VLAN
6 12 (15.79%) SAN
7 11 (14.47%) OSPF
7 11 (14.47%) SMTP
8 10 (13.16%) SSL
8 10 (13.16%) BGP
9 8 (10.53%) MPLS
9 8 (10.53%) EIGRP
9 8 (10.53%) Wireless
10 7 (9.21%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (7.89%) VRRP
11 6 (7.89%) Multicast
12 5 (6.58%) Internet
12 5 (6.58%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.47%) MySQL
2 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.95%) Big Data
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Subversion
2 3 (3.95%) Bugzilla
2 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.63%) Redmine
General
1 6 (7.89%) Games
2 4 (5.26%) Marketing
3 3 (3.95%) Billing
4 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.63%) Finance
5 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Advertising
5 1 (1.32%) Electronics
5 1 (1.32%) German Language
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (26.32%) Network Engineer
1 20 (26.32%) Support Engineer
2 18 (23.68%) Analyst
3 12 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Network Support Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Network Support
5 10 (13.16%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (13.16%) Service Analyst
6 9 (11.84%) Administrator
7 8 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (10.53%) Support Analyst
8 6 (7.89%) PHP Developer
8 6 (7.89%) IT Support
8 6 (7.89%) Technical Support
8 6 (7.89%) Developer
9 5 (6.58%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) Systems Support
9 5 (6.58%) Lead Systems Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) Technical Support Analyst
9 5 (6.58%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) Ajax
2 5 (6.58%) HTML
3 4 (5.26%) CSS
3 4 (5.26%) LAMP
4 3 (3.95%) COM
5 1 (1.32%) WAP
5 1 (1.32%) .NET
5 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Social Gaming
2 4 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.95%) Open Source
3 3 (3.95%) Internet of Things
3 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.63%) iPad
4 2 (2.63%) iPhone
5 1 (1.32%) DTV
5 1 (1.32%) Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (51.32%) Windows
2 24 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (26.32%) Linux
4 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (10.53%) CentOS
6 7 (9.21%) Windows 8
7 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (6.58%) Apple iOS
8 4 (5.26%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.26%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.95%) Mac OS X
9 3 (3.95%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.63%) Android
10 2 (2.63%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.63%) UNIX
10 2 (2.63%) NetWare
11 1 (1.32%) Windows CE
11 1 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.16%) ITIL
1 10 (13.16%) Mentoring
2 8 (10.53%) Service Management
3 6 (7.89%) Web Development
3 6 (7.89%) DevOps
4 5 (6.58%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (6.58%) Project Management
4 5 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (6.58%) Software Engineering
5 4 (5.26%) Network Design
5 4 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.95%) Logistics
7 2 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.63%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (2.63%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.63%) Change Control
7 2 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.63%) QMS
7 2 (2.63%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.05%) SQL
2 11 (14.47%) PHP
3 9 (11.84%) Python
4 8 (10.53%) Bash Shell
4 8 (10.53%) Perl
5 4 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.95%) Ruby
7 2 (2.63%) C
7 2 (2.63%) VB
7 2 (2.63%) Tcl
8 1 (1.32%) Java
8 1 (1.32%) VBScript
8 1 (1.32%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 21 (27.63%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (14.47%) CCNP
2 11 (14.47%) CCNA
3 4 (5.26%) CCIE
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.63%) Degree
4 2 (2.63%) MCSE
5 1 (1.32%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.32%) CCA
5 1 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.32%) CCEA
5 1 (1.32%) CCIP
5 1 (1.32%) MCSA
5 1 (1.32%) CCAA
5 1 (1.32%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) SLA
2 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 44 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 20 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (18.42%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.58%) vSphere
5 3 (3.95%) Terminal Server
6 2 (2.63%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) Puppet
1 6 (7.89%) Nagios
2 5 (6.58%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (3.95%) SCOM
3 3 (3.95%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (3.95%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (3.95%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.95%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.63%) SELinux
4 2 (2.63%) WSUS
4 2 (2.63%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.63%) SCCM
5 1 (1.32%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.32%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.32%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.32%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 35 (46.05%) Microsoft
2 33 (43.42%) VMware
3 27 (35.53%) Cisco
4 9 (11.84%) Apple
5 8 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 7 (9.21%) Fortinet
7 6 (7.89%) Perforce
7 6 (7.89%) HP
8 5 (6.58%) Juniper
9 4 (5.26%) Citrix
9 4 (5.26%) Sophos
9 4 (5.26%) CommVault
10 3 (3.95%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.95%) Symantec
10 3 (3.95%) Veeam
11 2 (2.63%) Sonus
11 2 (2.63%) LANDesk
11 2 (2.63%) SAP
11 2 (2.63%) Dell
12 1 (1.32%) McAfee
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Nominet
Salary: - Excellent Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Nominet
Salary: - Excellent Package
Posted: 19 days ago