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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 66 76 84
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs citing DNS 48 47 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.02% 2.81% 2.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.39% 20.80% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 48 39 32
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £43,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -5.40%
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
261 226 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.43% 13.53% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 238 203 265
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,300 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 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 3 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 +22 27 £41,000 +9.33% 2
Abingdon -9 5 £25,500 -20.31%
Banbury - 2 £24,000 -
Eynsham - 2 £29,000 -
Wallingford +8 1 £22,000 +22.22%
Bicester - 1 £60,000 -
Faringdon - 1 £40,000 - 1
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 47 (60.26%) Windows
2 46 (58.97%) Active Directory
3 45 (57.69%) DHCP
4 40 (51.28%) VMware
5 39 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 31 (39.74%) Firewall
7 29 (37.18%) Linux
8 25 (32.05%) MS Excel
8 25 (32.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (29.49%) WAN
9 23 (29.49%) Cisco
10 22 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (24.36%) Windows 7
12 18 (23.08%) VPN
12 18 (23.08%) LAN
12 18 (23.08%) ITIL
12 18 (23.08%) MS Office
13 17 (21.79%) Python
13 17 (21.79%) VLAN
14 16 (20.51%) Windows 8
14 16 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
15 15 (19.23%) Apache
15 15 (19.23%) SQL
15 15 (19.23%) MySQL
16 14 (17.95%) SQL Server
16 14 (17.95%) MS Exchange
16 14 (17.95%) TCP/IP
17 13 (16.67%) PHP
18 12 (15.38%) VoIP
18 12 (15.38%) HTTP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 15 (19.23%) Apache
2 14 (17.95%) MS Exchange
3 6 (7.69%) IIS
4 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.13%) Lync
4 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.85%) nginx
5 3 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.85%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.85%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.85%) JBoss
5 3 (3.85%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (32.05%) MS Excel
2 18 (23.08%) MS Office
3 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.54%) Office 365
2 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (57.69%) DHCP
2 31 (39.74%) Firewall
3 23 (29.49%) WAN
4 18 (23.08%) LAN
4 18 (23.08%) VPN
5 17 (21.79%) VLAN
6 14 (17.95%) TCP/IP
7 12 (15.38%) HTTP
7 12 (15.38%) VoIP
7 12 (15.38%) SMTP
8 11 (14.10%) SAN
9 10 (12.82%) Wireless
9 10 (12.82%) OSPF
10 9 (11.54%) BGP
10 9 (11.54%) IPsec
10 9 (11.54%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (10.26%) SSL
12 7 (8.97%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (8.97%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.23%) MySQL
2 14 (17.95%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.85%) Big Data
4 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Subversion
2 5 (6.41%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.85%) JIRA
3 3 (3.85%) Bugzilla
4 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.56%) Redmine
General
1 9 (11.54%) Games
2 4 (5.13%) Marketing
3 3 (3.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Back Office
4 1 (1.28%) Electronics
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (21.79%) Analyst
2 15 (19.23%) Support Analyst
3 12 (15.38%) IT Support
4 11 (14.10%) Network Engineer
5 10 (12.82%) Support Engineer
5 10 (12.82%) Administrator
6 9 (11.54%) Technical Support
6 9 (11.54%) Developer
6 9 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (11.54%) PHP Developer
7 7 (8.97%) Consultant
7 7 (8.97%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) Network Administrator
9 5 (6.41%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 5 (6.41%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
10 4 (5.13%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.54%) Ajax
2 4 (5.13%) LAMP
2 4 (5.13%) HTML
2 4 (5.13%) CSS
3 2 (2.56%) COM
4 1 (1.28%) WAP
4 1 (1.28%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) Social Gaming
2 7 (8.97%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.85%) Internet of Things
4 3 (3.85%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.56%) iPhone
5 2 (2.56%) iPad
5 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.28%) NHS
6 1 (1.28%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.28%) DTV
6 1 (1.28%) Clustering
6 1 (1.28%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 47 (60.26%) Windows
2 29 (37.18%) Linux
3 22 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (24.36%) Windows 7
5 16 (20.51%) Windows 8
6 9 (11.54%) CentOS
7 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (7.69%) Windows XP
9 5 (6.41%) UNIX
9 5 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (6.41%) Apple iOS
10 4 (5.13%) Mac OS X
11 3 (3.85%) NetWare
11 3 (3.85%) Mac OS
11 3 (3.85%) SUSE
11 3 (3.85%) Windows Vista
12 2 (2.56%) Android
12 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (1.28%) Windows CE
13 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.08%) ITIL
2 11 (14.10%) Mentoring
3 9 (11.54%) Web Development
4 6 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (6.41%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (6.41%) DevOps
5 5 (6.41%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (6.41%) Configuration Management
5 5 (6.41%) Service Management
6 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.13%) Software Engineering
6 4 (5.13%) Project Management
6 4 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.13%) Data Protection
6 4 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (3.85%) Open Source
7 3 (3.85%) Change Management
7 3 (3.85%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.79%) Python
2 15 (19.23%) SQL
3 13 (16.67%) PHP
4 10 (12.82%) Perl
5 7 (8.97%) PowerShell
5 7 (8.97%) Bash Shell
6 5 (6.41%) Ruby
6 5 (6.41%) C
6 5 (6.41%) Tcl
7 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.13%) PHP5
8 3 (3.85%) VB
9 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (12.82%) CCNA
3 8 (10.26%) CCNP
4 5 (6.41%) MCSE
5 4 (5.13%) CCIE
6 3 (3.85%) MCITP
6 3 (3.85%) Degree
6 3 (3.85%) MCSA
7 1 (1.28%) CCIP
7 1 (1.28%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.28%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
2 3 (3.85%) SLA
3 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (58.97%) Active Directory
2 25 (32.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.54%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.41%) vSphere
5 3 (3.85%) qmail
5 3 (3.85%) Terminal Server
5 3 (3.85%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.85%) Squid
6 2 (2.56%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.28%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (15.38%) Nagios
2 5 (6.41%) ZABBIX
2 5 (6.41%) SELinux
3 4 (5.13%) Puppet
3 4 (5.13%) Backup Exec
3 4 (5.13%) WSUS
4 3 (3.85%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (2.56%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.28%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.28%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.28%) SCCM
6 1 (1.28%) SCOM
6 1 (1.28%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 40 (51.28%) VMware
2 39 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 23 (29.49%) Cisco
4 9 (11.54%) Perforce
5 8 (10.26%) Red Hat
5 8 (10.26%) Apple
6 6 (7.69%) Citrix
6 6 (7.69%) Sony
6 6 (7.69%) Fujitsu
7 5 (6.41%) CommVault
7 5 (6.41%) Sophos
8 4 (5.13%) Sage
8 4 (5.13%) HP
9 3 (3.85%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.85%) Symantec
9 3 (3.85%) Veeam
10 2 (2.56%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.56%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.56%) IBM
10 2 (2.56%) Sun
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Volt
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago