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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 57 58 78
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Permanent jobs citing DNS 53 60 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.62% 3.76% 2.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.65% 26.20% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 50 49 29
Average salary £36,750 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.84% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,800 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £38,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
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
234 229 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.99% 14.35% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 213 201 236
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +10 29 £38,750 +49.03%
Abingdon -11 5 £25,500 -22.72%
Bicester - 3 £27,500 -
Banbury - 2 £24,000 -
Faringdon - 2 £37,500 - 1
Eynsham - 2 £29,000 -
Wallingford - 1 £22,000 -
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 53 (62.35%) Windows
2 50 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 49 (57.65%) DHCP
4 44 (51.76%) Microsoft
5 42 (49.41%) VMware
6 36 (42.35%) Firewall
7 31 (36.47%) Linux
8 27 (31.76%) MS Excel
8 27 (31.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 26 (30.59%) WAN
10 25 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (28.24%) Cisco
12 22 (25.88%) Windows 7
13 20 (23.53%) VPN
13 20 (23.53%) LAN
13 20 (23.53%) MS Office
13 20 (23.53%) ITIL
14 19 (22.35%) Python
14 19 (22.35%) TCP/IP
15 18 (21.18%) Cisco Certification
15 18 (21.18%) MS Exchange
16 17 (20.00%) VLAN
17 16 (18.82%) Windows 8
17 16 (18.82%) Apache
17 16 (18.82%) SQL
17 16 (18.82%) MySQL
18 14 (16.47%) SQL Server
19 13 (15.29%) PHP
19 13 (15.29%) VoIP
19 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (21.18%) MS Exchange
2 16 (18.82%) Apache
3 7 (8.24%) SharePoint
3 7 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (7.06%) IIS
5 5 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.71%) Lync
7 3 (3.53%) nginx
7 3 (3.53%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (3.53%) OpenStack
7 3 (3.53%) JBoss
7 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.53%) WebLogic
7 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (31.76%) MS Excel
2 20 (23.53%) MS Office
3 3 (3.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.76%) Office 365
2 4 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.53%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.35%) SaaS
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (57.65%) DHCP
2 36 (42.35%) Firewall
3 26 (30.59%) WAN
4 20 (23.53%) LAN
4 20 (23.53%) VPN
5 19 (22.35%) TCP/IP
6 17 (20.00%) VLAN
7 13 (15.29%) VoIP
8 12 (14.12%) SMTP
8 12 (14.12%) SAN
9 11 (12.94%) OSPF
10 10 (11.76%) BGP
10 10 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (11.76%) Wireless
10 10 (11.76%) IPsec
10 10 (11.76%) HTTP
11 9 (10.59%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (10.59%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (9.41%) SSL
13 7 (8.24%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.82%) MySQL
2 14 (16.47%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.53%) Big Data
4 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (15.29%) Subversion
2 5 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.71%) JIRA
4 3 (3.53%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.35%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.35%) Redmine
General
1 10 (11.76%) Games
2 4 (4.71%) Marketing
2 4 (4.71%) Finance
3 2 (2.35%) Billing
4 1 (1.18%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Back Office
4 1 (1.18%) Electronics
4 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (18.82%) IT Support
2 15 (17.65%) Analyst
3 14 (16.47%) Support Analyst
4 11 (12.94%) Administrator
5 10 (11.76%) Developer
5 10 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (11.76%) Network Engineer
5 10 (11.76%) PHP Developer
6 9 (10.59%) Support Engineer
7 8 (9.41%) Technical Support
8 7 (8.24%) Consultant
8 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
10 5 (5.88%) Junior
10 5 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
10 5 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (5.88%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.76%) Ajax
2 4 (4.71%) LAMP
2 4 (4.71%) HTML
2 4 (4.71%) CSS
3 2 (2.35%) COM
3 2 (2.35%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.18%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Social Gaming
1 10 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.71%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (3.53%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.35%) iPhone
5 2 (2.35%) iPad
5 2 (2.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.18%) NHS
6 1 (1.18%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.18%) DTV
6 1 (1.18%) Clustering
6 1 (1.18%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.18%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 53 (62.35%) Windows
2 31 (36.47%) Linux
3 25 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (25.88%) Windows 7
5 16 (18.82%) Windows 8
6 9 (10.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (10.59%) CentOS
7 5 (5.88%) Apple iOS
7 5 (5.88%) Windows XP
7 5 (5.88%) UNIX
8 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.53%) Mac OS
9 3 (3.53%) SUSE
9 3 (3.53%) NetWare
9 3 (3.53%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.35%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.35%) Android
11 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.53%) ITIL
2 12 (14.12%) Mentoring
3 10 (11.76%) Web Development
4 7 (8.24%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (7.06%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (7.06%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (7.06%) Capacity Management
5 6 (7.06%) Configuration Management
6 5 (5.88%) Project Management
6 5 (5.88%) Change Management
6 5 (5.88%) Data Protection
6 5 (5.88%) DevOps
7 4 (4.71%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.71%) Service Management
7 4 (4.71%) Network Design
7 4 (4.71%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.53%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.53%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (3.53%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.35%) Python
2 16 (18.82%) SQL
3 13 (15.29%) PHP
4 10 (11.76%) Perl
5 7 (8.24%) PowerShell
5 7 (8.24%) Bash Shell
6 6 (7.06%) Ruby
6 6 (7.06%) C
6 6 (7.06%) Tcl
7 5 (5.88%) PHP5
8 4 (4.71%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.53%) VB
10 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (21.18%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (14.12%) CCNA
4 8 (9.41%) MCSE
4 8 (9.41%) CCNP
5 6 (7.06%) MCSA
5 6 (7.06%) Degree
6 4 (4.71%) CCIE
7 3 (3.53%) MCITP
8 2 (2.35%) MCTS
8 2 (2.35%) MCP
8 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.18%) CCIP
9 1 (1.18%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.18%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) SLA
2 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 27 (31.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.24%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.88%) vSphere
5 4 (4.71%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.53%) Squid
6 3 (3.53%) Terminal Server
6 3 (3.53%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.53%) qmail
7 2 (2.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (15.29%) Nagios
2 6 (7.06%) ZABBIX
2 6 (7.06%) SELinux
3 5 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 5 (5.88%) WSUS
4 4 (4.71%) Puppet
5 3 (3.53%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (3.53%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (3.53%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (2.35%) Rundeck
6 2 (2.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (2.35%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.18%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.18%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.18%) SCCM
7 1 (1.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (51.76%) Microsoft
2 42 (49.41%) VMware
3 24 (28.24%) Cisco
4 10 (11.76%) Perforce
5 7 (8.24%) Sony
5 7 (8.24%) Fujitsu
5 7 (8.24%) Citrix
5 7 (8.24%) Red Hat
5 7 (8.24%) Apple
6 6 (7.06%) CommVault
7 5 (5.88%) Sophos
8 4 (4.71%) Sage
8 4 (4.71%) HP
9 3 (3.53%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.53%) Symantec
9 3 (3.53%) Veeam
10 2 (2.35%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.35%) IBM
10 2 (2.35%) Sun
11 1 (1.18%) Dell
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