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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 102 81 84
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 29 43 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.79% 2.97% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.81% 21.18% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 18 42 38
Average salary £45,000 £23,207 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.90% -14.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £20,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
210 203 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.99% 14.04% 15.97%
Number of salaries quoted 165 182 225
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -22 13 £46,250 +105.55% 2
Abingdon - 11 £31,000 - 2
Faringdon - 2 £35,000 -
Witney -11 1 £26,000 -10.34%
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 52 (70.27%) Windows
2 44 (59.46%) Active Directory
3 34 (45.95%) Windows Server
4 33 (44.59%) VMware
5 31 (41.89%) Linux
6 30 (40.54%) DHCP
7 25 (33.78%) Microsoft
8 23 (31.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (29.73%) TCP/IP
10 21 (28.38%) Firewall
11 20 (27.03%) Configuration Management
11 20 (27.03%) Windows 7
11 20 (27.03%) Puppet
12 18 (24.32%) SSL
13 17 (22.97%) MS Office
13 17 (22.97%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (22.97%) CentOS
14 16 (21.62%) Internet
14 16 (21.62%) Data Centre
15 15 (20.27%) VPN
15 15 (20.27%) Ubuntu
16 14 (18.92%) Perl
16 14 (18.92%) MS Excel
16 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
17 13 (17.57%) Apache
17 13 (17.57%) MySQL
17 13 (17.57%) Windows 8
18 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
18 12 (16.22%) ITIL
18 12 (16.22%) Python

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 13 (17.57%) Apache
2 12 (16.22%) MS Exchange
3 11 (14.86%) Tomcat
4 9 (12.16%) IIS
5 5 (6.76%) nginx
6 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
7 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (4.05%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (22.97%) MS Office
2 14 (18.92%) MS Excel
3 6 (8.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.86%) Office 365
2 6 (8.11%) SaaS
3 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (40.54%) DHCP
2 22 (29.73%) TCP/IP
3 21 (28.38%) Firewall
4 18 (24.32%) SSL
5 16 (21.62%) Internet
6 15 (20.27%) VPN
7 12 (16.22%) LAN
7 12 (16.22%) WAN
8 11 (14.86%) VoIP
9 10 (13.51%) SMTP
10 9 (12.16%) ADSL
11 8 (10.81%) FTP
11 8 (10.81%) LDAP
11 8 (10.81%) SAN
12 7 (9.46%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (8.11%) Network Security
13 6 (8.11%) X.509
14 5 (6.76%) Wireless
15 3 (4.05%) Skype
15 3 (4.05%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) MySQL
2 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Jenkins
1 8 (10.81%) JIRA
2 6 (8.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (6.76%) TeamCity
4 4 (5.41%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.41%) Subversion
5 2 (2.70%) MSI
5 2 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (10.81%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Billing
3 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 23 (31.08%) Administrator
1 23 (31.08%) Systems Administrator
2 15 (20.27%) IT Support
2 15 (20.27%) Linux Administrator
2 15 (20.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 15 (20.27%) Support Engineer
3 12 (16.22%) IT Engineer
4 11 (14.86%) IT Support Engineer
5 10 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) IT Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Support Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Technical Leader
7 6 (8.11%) Ubuntu Administrator
7 6 (8.11%) VMWare Administrator
8 5 (6.76%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Technical Support
9 4 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.51%) HTML
2 8 (10.81%) .NET
3 6 (8.11%) Flash
3 6 (8.11%) JMX
3 6 (8.11%) Middleware
3 6 (8.11%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (6.76%) LAMP
4 5 (6.76%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.05%) CSS
5 3 (4.05%) HTML5
5 3 (4.05%) WPF
6 2 (2.70%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.46%) Blog
4 6 (8.11%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (4.05%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.35%) BBC
7 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 52 (70.27%) Windows
2 34 (45.95%) Windows Server
3 31 (41.89%) Linux
4 20 (27.03%) Windows 7
5 17 (22.97%) CentOS
5 17 (22.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (20.27%) Ubuntu
7 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (17.57%) Windows 8
9 8 (10.81%) Windows XP
10 7 (9.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (5.41%) Unix
12 2 (2.70%) Windows 10
12 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) Configuration Management
2 12 (16.22%) ITIL
3 11 (14.86%) Capacity Management
4 10 (13.51%) DevOps
5 8 (10.81%) Change Management
5 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Office Automation
5 8 (10.81%) Office Automation
6 7 (9.46%) Computer Security
6 7 (9.46%) Reverse Engineering
6 7 (9.46%) Workflow
7 6 (8.11%) Document Management
7 6 (8.11%) Identity Management
7 6 (8.11%) Project Management
7 6 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (8.11%) Security Management
7 6 (8.11%) Service Continuity Management
8 5 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.76%) High Availability
8 5 (6.76%) Network Design
9 4 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.92%) Perl
2 12 (16.22%) Python
3 7 (9.46%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.46%) PHP
3 7 (9.46%) Shell Script
4 6 (8.11%) C++
4 6 (8.11%) Java
5 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
5 5 (6.76%) Ruby
6 4 (5.41%) SQL
7 3 (4.05%) C#
7 3 (4.05%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) CCNA
1 10 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (12.16%) Degree
2 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.76%) MCSE
4 4 (5.41%) MCITP
5 1 (1.35%) CCIE
5 1 (1.35%) CCIP
5 1 (1.35%) CCNP
5 1 (1.35%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.35%) MCP
5 1 (1.35%) MCSA
5 1 (1.35%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (59.46%) Active Directory
2 23 (31.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.46%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.11%) KVM
5 5 (6.76%) Postfix
5 5 (6.76%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.05%) Docker
6 3 (4.05%) VMware Server
7 2 (2.70%) NFS
7 2 (2.70%) Samba
7 2 (2.70%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.70%) XenServer
8 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (27.03%) Puppet
2 6 (8.11%) Backup Exec
2 6 (8.11%) Nagios
2 6 (8.11%) Rundeck
2 6 (8.11%) ZABBIX
3 3 (4.05%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (4.05%) Legato
3 3 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (44.59%) VMware
2 25 (33.78%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.22%) Sophos
4 7 (9.46%) Red Hat
5 6 (8.11%) Cisco
5 6 (8.11%) HP
6 4 (5.41%) Citrix
6 4 (5.41%) Dell
6 4 (5.41%) Sun
6 4 (5.41%) Veeam
7 3 (4.05%) Aerohive Networks
7 3 (4.05%) CommVault
7 3 (4.05%) EMC
7 3 (4.05%) NetApp
7 3 (4.05%) Polycom
7 3 (4.05%) QNAP
7 3 (4.05%) SonicWALL
7 3 (4.05%) Tandberg
8 2 (2.70%) Apple
8 2 (2.70%) Meru Networks
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