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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 82 92 80
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing DNS 32 38 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.09% 2.17% 2.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.59% 16.10% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29 31 43
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -15.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £37,500 £43,000
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
276 236 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.00% 13.45% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 224 211 294
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 22 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 22 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 +13 16 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Abingdon +3 5 £35,750 +17.21% 1
Witney +16 1 £36,000 +89.47%
Wallingford -3 1 £22,000 +22.22%
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 42 (61.76%) DHCP
2 36 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 34 (50.00%) Windows
4 31 (45.59%) VMware
5 29 (42.65%) Microsoft
6 23 (33.82%) Cisco
6 23 (33.82%) Linux
7 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (26.47%) HTTP
9 17 (25.00%) Firewall
10 16 (23.53%) WAN
11 14 (20.59%) SQL
11 14 (20.59%) MySQL
12 13 (19.12%) MS Office
12 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
12 13 (19.12%) SMTP
13 12 (17.65%) Apache
13 12 (17.65%) Python
13 12 (17.65%) PHP
14 11 (16.18%) LAN
14 11 (16.18%) SSL
14 11 (16.18%) Hyper-V
14 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (16.18%) Mentoring
15 10 (14.71%) CentOS
15 10 (14.71%) Subversion
15 10 (14.71%) VLAN
15 10 (14.71%) Red Hat

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 12 (17.65%) Apache
2 10 (14.71%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.35%) IIS
4 4 (5.88%) Lync
5 3 (4.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.94%) JBoss
6 2 (2.94%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.94%) nginx
7 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (19.12%) MS Office
1 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.82%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.41%) Office 365
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (61.76%) DHCP
2 18 (26.47%) HTTP
3 17 (25.00%) Firewall
4 16 (23.53%) WAN
5 13 (19.12%) SMTP
6 11 (16.18%) LAN
6 11 (16.18%) SSL
7 10 (14.71%) VLAN
7 10 (14.71%) VPN
8 9 (13.24%) SAN
8 9 (13.24%) OSPF
9 8 (11.76%) BGP
9 8 (11.76%) Wireless
10 6 (8.82%) MPLS
10 6 (8.82%) EIGRP
10 6 (8.82%) IPsec
11 5 (7.35%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (7.35%) Internet
11 5 (7.35%) VoIP
12 4 (5.88%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.59%) MySQL
2 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.41%) Big Data
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Subversion
2 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.41%) Bugzilla
3 2 (2.94%) Redmine
General
1 7 (10.29%) Games
2 4 (5.88%) Marketing
3 2 (2.94%) Finance
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Billing
4 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Advertising
4 1 (1.47%) Electronics
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 14 (20.59%) Support Engineer
3 13 (19.12%) Analyst
4 11 (16.18%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (14.71%) Administrator
6 9 (13.24%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (10.29%) PHP Developer
7 7 (10.29%) Network Support
7 7 (10.29%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (10.29%) Network Support Engineer
7 7 (10.29%) Service Analyst
7 7 (10.29%) Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Support Analyst
8 6 (8.82%) IT Support
9 5 (7.35%) Lead Systems Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Senior Network Engineer
10 4 (5.88%) Web Developer
10 4 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
10 4 (5.88%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) Ajax
2 4 (5.88%) HTML
2 4 (5.88%) CSS
2 4 (5.88%) LAMP
3 3 (4.41%) COM
4 1 (1.47%) WAP
4 1 (1.47%) Web Services
4 1 (1.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Social Gaming
2 4 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.41%) Internet of Things
3 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Open Source
4 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.94%) iPad
4 2 (2.94%) iPhone
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.47%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.00%) Windows
2 23 (33.82%) Linux
3 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (14.71%) CentOS
6 7 (10.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (8.82%) Windows 8
8 5 (7.35%) Apple iOS
9 4 (5.88%) Windows 7
10 3 (4.41%) Windows Vista
10 3 (4.41%) Mac OS X
10 3 (4.41%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.94%) UNIX
11 2 (2.94%) NetWare
11 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.94%) SUSE
11 2 (2.94%) Android
11 2 (2.94%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (1.47%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.18%) Mentoring
2 9 (13.24%) ITIL
3 7 (10.29%) Web Development
4 6 (8.82%) DevOps
5 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
5 5 (7.35%) Service Management
5 5 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (7.35%) Project Management
6 3 (4.41%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.41%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (4.41%) Logistics
6 3 (4.41%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.94%) Network Design
7 2 (2.94%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.94%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.94%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.59%) SQL
2 12 (17.65%) Python
2 12 (17.65%) PHP
3 10 (14.71%) Perl
4 8 (11.76%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.41%) Ruby
6 3 (4.41%) VB
7 2 (2.94%) C
7 2 (2.94%) Tcl
7 2 (2.94%) PHP5
8 1 (1.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (13.24%) CCNP
2 9 (13.24%) CCNA
3 4 (5.88%) CCIE
4 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.94%) MCSE
5 2 (2.94%) Degree
6 1 (1.47%) CCAA
6 1 (1.47%) MCITP
6 1 (1.47%) CCIP
6 1 (1.47%) CCA
6 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.47%) CCEA
6 1 (1.47%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 18 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (16.18%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.35%) vSphere
5 3 (4.41%) Terminal Server
6 2 (2.94%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.94%) Squid
6 2 (2.94%) qmail
7 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) Nagios
2 7 (10.29%) Puppet
3 5 (7.35%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.41%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (4.41%) ZABBIX
4 3 (4.41%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (4.41%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (4.41%) Backup Exec
4 3 (4.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (2.94%) SCCM
5 2 (2.94%) SCOM
5 2 (2.94%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.94%) WSUS
5 2 (2.94%) SELinux
6 1 (1.47%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.47%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 31 (45.59%) VMware
2 29 (42.65%) Microsoft
3 23 (33.82%) Cisco
4 10 (14.71%) Red Hat
5 7 (10.29%) Perforce
5 7 (10.29%) Apple
6 6 (8.82%) Fortinet
7 5 (7.35%) Citrix
8 4 (5.88%) Sophos
9 3 (4.41%) Veeam
9 3 (4.41%) Symantec
9 3 (4.41%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.41%) CommVault
9 3 (4.41%) Juniper
9 3 (4.41%) HP
10 2 (2.94%) SAP
10 2 (2.94%) LANDesk
11 1 (1.47%) Sonus
11 1 (1.47%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.47%) McAfee
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £40,000 - £42,500 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Oxford
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago