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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 83 84 53
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -31
Permanent jobs citing DNS 34 36 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.46% 2.29% 3.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.59% 16.22% 21.85%
Number of salaries quoted 34 35 65
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -27.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,878 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.65% -
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
205 222 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.81% 14.15% 18.16%
Number of salaries quoted 180 197 303
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,207 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 24 £23,250 -38.00% 3
Witney +16 4 £29,000 +28.88%
Thame +11 2 £40,000 +63.26%
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 59 (66.29%) Windows
2 57 (64.04%) Active Directory
3 53 (59.55%) DHCP
4 45 (50.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (49.44%) VMware
6 39 (43.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (41.57%) Microsoft
8 27 (30.34%) Cisco
9 25 (28.09%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (28.09%) SAN
10 22 (24.72%) MS Excel
10 22 (24.72%) Hyper-V
11 20 (22.47%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (22.47%) HTTP
12 19 (21.35%) Apple
13 18 (20.22%) CCNA
13 18 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (19.10%) Juniper
15 16 (17.98%) MCSE
15 16 (17.98%) Wireless
16 15 (16.85%) HP
16 15 (16.85%) VPN
16 15 (16.85%) SMTP
17 14 (15.73%) SQL
17 14 (15.73%) Firewall
18 13 (14.61%) Windows Server 2003
18 13 (14.61%) SSL
18 13 (14.61%) Citrix
18 13 (14.61%) Windows 8
19 12 (13.48%) Fortinet

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (13.48%) IIS
1 12 (13.48%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (7.87%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.49%) Lync
6 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.12%) MS Project Server
8 1 (1.12%) Apache
8 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (24.72%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.11%) MS Office
3 4 (4.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) BPCS
2 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.74%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (59.55%) DHCP
2 25 (28.09%) SAN
3 20 (22.47%) HTTP
4 16 (17.98%) Wireless
5 15 (16.85%) VPN
5 15 (16.85%) SMTP
6 14 (15.73%) Firewall
7 13 (14.61%) SSL
8 11 (12.36%) LAN
8 11 (12.36%) WAN
9 10 (11.24%) TCP/IP
9 10 (11.24%) MPLS
10 9 (10.11%) FTP
11 8 (8.99%) SNMP
11 8 (8.99%) OSPF
11 8 (8.99%) BGP
11 8 (8.99%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (8.99%) VLAN
12 7 (7.87%) VPLS
13 6 (6.74%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.87%) MySQL
1 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Ant
1 3 (3.37%) Subversion
1 3 (3.37%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.12%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.37%) Billing
3 2 (2.25%) Finance
4 1 (1.12%) Legal
4 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.12%) Advertising
4 1 (1.12%) Games
4 1 (1.12%) Marketing
4 1 (1.12%) German Language
4 1 (1.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 36 (40.45%) Support Engineer
2 21 (23.60%) Analyst
3 19 (21.35%) Network Engineer
4 16 (17.98%) Network Support Engineer
4 16 (17.98%) Network Support
5 13 (14.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (13.48%) Support Analyst
7 11 (12.36%) Systems Engineer
7 11 (12.36%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 9 (10.11%) Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (10.11%) Technical Support
8 9 (10.11%) Service Analyst
9 8 (8.99%) Technical Support Analyst
9 8 (8.99%) Administrator
9 8 (8.99%) Technical Analyst
9 8 (8.99%) IT Support
10 7 (7.87%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (6.74%) Systems Support
11 6 (6.74%) Systems Support Engineer
12 5 (5.62%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) Web Services
2 2 (2.25%) XML
2 2 (2.25%) LAMP
3 1 (1.12%) HTML
3 1 (1.12%) .NET
3 1 (1.12%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.74%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.49%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.49%) Clustering
4 3 (3.37%) Open Source
5 1 (1.12%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.12%) New Media
5 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.12%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 59 (66.29%) Windows
2 45 (50.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (43.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (14.61%) Windows 8
4 13 (14.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (11.24%) Linux
6 7 (7.87%) Windows Vista
6 7 (7.87%) Windows 7
7 5 (5.62%) CentOS
7 5 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (5.62%) Windows XP
8 4 (4.49%) Mac OS X
9 3 (3.37%) Android
10 2 (2.25%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.48%) Mentoring
2 9 (10.11%) Service Management
3 8 (8.99%) ITIL
4 6 (6.74%) Network Design
4 6 (6.74%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (6.74%) DevOps
5 5 (5.62%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.49%) Data Management
6 4 (4.49%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.37%) ERP
7 3 (3.37%) Project Management
8 2 (2.25%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (2.25%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (2.25%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.25%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.25%) QMS
8 2 (2.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.25%) Change Control
8 2 (2.25%) Analytics
8 2 (2.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.73%) SQL
2 7 (7.87%) Perl
2 7 (7.87%) PHP
2 7 (7.87%) Bash Shell
3 5 (5.62%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.62%) VBScript
4 2 (2.25%) Python
4 2 (2.25%) Ruby
5 1 (1.12%) Tcl
5 1 (1.12%) C
5 1 (1.12%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (28.09%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (22.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (20.22%) CCNA
4 16 (17.98%) MCSE
5 11 (12.36%) MCITP
6 10 (11.24%) MCTS
6 10 (11.24%) MCSA
7 9 (10.11%) Degree
8 7 (7.87%) CCNP
9 6 (6.74%) MCP
10 4 (4.49%) MCT
11 2 (2.25%) CCIE
11 2 (2.25%) CCDP
11 2 (2.25%) JNCIE
11 2 (2.25%) CCIP
12 1 (1.12%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.12%) CCA
12 1 (1.12%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (1.12%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (64.04%) Active Directory
2 22 (24.72%) Hyper-V
3 18 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.62%) Terminal Server
5 2 (2.25%) NFS
5 2 (2.25%) Postfix
5 2 (2.25%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.12%) XenApp
6 1 (1.12%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.12%) vSphere
6 1 (1.12%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.12%) Docker
6 1 (1.12%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.12%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 6 (6.74%) Backup Exec
1 6 (6.74%) Puppet
1 6 (6.74%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.62%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.37%) SCOM
3 3 (3.37%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.25%) SCCM
5 1 (1.12%) Ansible
5 1 (1.12%) SELinux
Vendors
1 44 (49.44%) VMware
2 37 (41.57%) Microsoft
3 27 (30.34%) Cisco
4 19 (21.35%) Apple
5 17 (19.10%) Juniper
6 15 (16.85%) HP
7 13 (14.61%) Citrix
8 12 (13.48%) Fortinet
9 11 (12.36%) Veeam
10 10 (11.24%) Meru Networks
10 10 (11.24%) EMC
11 6 (6.74%) Symantec
12 5 (5.62%) Red Hat
13 3 (3.37%) CommVault
14 2 (2.25%) Dell
14 2 (2.25%) Oracle
14 2 (2.25%) SAP
14 2 (2.25%) Redback
14 2 (2.25%) Sonus
14 2 (2.25%) LANDesk
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago