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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 39 80 49
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -31
Permanent jobs citing DNS 81 42 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.33% 2.53% 4.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.76% 18.83% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 68 34 62
Average salary £29,500 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.23% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
209 223 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.74% 13.43% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 176 185 256
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £50,000
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 22 September 2014.

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 September 2014. 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 33 £26,000 -25.71% 1
Abingdon - 26 £33,000 - 5
Henley-on-Thames +3 6 £29,500 +15.68%
Wallingford - 5 £30,000 -
Witney +21 2 £26,000 -13.33%
Burford - 2 £44,261 -
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 108 (83.08%) Windows
2 87 (66.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 81 (62.31%) DHCP
4 77 (59.23%) VMware
5 76 (58.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 65 (50.00%) Wireless
7 64 (49.23%) SAN
7 64 (49.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 64 (49.23%) MCSE
8 63 (48.46%) Juniper
9 62 (47.69%) MS Excel
9 62 (47.69%) VMware Infrastructure
10 60 (46.15%) Apple
11 58 (44.62%) Citrix
12 54 (41.54%) HP
13 53 (40.77%) MCITP
14 52 (40.00%) MCTS
14 52 (40.00%) Veeam
14 52 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 52 (40.00%) Meru Networks
14 52 (40.00%) EMC
14 52 (40.00%) MCSA
15 41 (31.54%) Active Directory
16 38 (29.23%) Backup Exec
17 37 (28.46%) Mentoring
17 37 (28.46%) Norton AntiVirus
17 37 (28.46%) Symantec
18 29 (22.31%) Cisco
19 25 (19.23%) Microsoft
19 25 (19.23%) Firewall

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 19 (14.62%) IIS
2 12 (9.23%) MS Exchange
3 10 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (4.62%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.85%) IBM Notes
6 5 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
6 5 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (3.08%) Lync
8 1 (0.77%) SAS
Applications
1 62 (47.69%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.69%) MS Office
3 5 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 52 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.38%) Office 365
3 5 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (62.31%) DHCP
2 65 (50.00%) Wireless
3 64 (49.23%) SAN
4 25 (19.23%) Firewall
5 19 (14.62%) HTTP
6 14 (10.77%) OSPF
6 14 (10.77%) TCP/IP
7 13 (10.00%) BGP
8 12 (9.23%) SNMP
8 12 (9.23%) SMTP
9 11 (8.46%) SSH
10 10 (7.69%) WAN
10 10 (7.69%) SSL
10 10 (7.69%) Internet
11 8 (6.15%) Ethernet
11 8 (6.15%) IPv4
12 7 (5.38%) iSCSI
13 6 (4.62%) NAS
13 6 (4.62%) VPLS
13 6 (4.62%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.62%) MySQL
3 4 (3.08%) Big Data
4 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (3.85%) Subversion
1 5 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.08%) Ant
General
1 10 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.31%) Finance
3 1 (0.77%) Games
3 1 (0.77%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 54 (41.54%) Support Engineer
2 30 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 29 (22.31%) Analyst
4 25 (19.23%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 21 (16.15%) IT Support
6 20 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
7 19 (14.62%) Network Engineer
8 16 (12.31%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 15 (11.54%) Support Analyst
10 14 (10.77%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (10.00%) Service Analyst
11 13 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
12 10 (7.69%) Administrator
13 9 (6.92%) IT Support Engineer
14 8 (6.15%) Network Support Engineer
14 8 (6.15%) Network Support
14 8 (6.15%) Systems Administrator
15 7 (5.38%) Customer Engineer
15 7 (5.38%) Customer Support Engineer
15 7 (5.38%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.85%) Web Services
1 5 (3.85%) XML
1 5 (3.85%) LAMP
2 2 (1.54%) .NET
2 2 (1.54%) COM
3 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.92%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.85%) Clustering
3 5 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.85%) Visualisation
3 5 (3.85%) Open Source
4 3 (2.31%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.31%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.54%) User Experience
5 2 (1.54%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.77%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 108 (83.08%) Windows
2 87 (66.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 76 (58.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (16.15%) Linux
5 19 (14.62%) Windows 8
6 16 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (10.00%) Windows 7
8 8 (6.15%) UNIX
9 6 (4.62%) Windows Vista
10 5 (3.85%) Windows XP
10 5 (3.85%) Ubuntu
11 4 (3.08%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.77%) Solaris
12 1 (0.77%) Android
12 1 (0.77%) CentOS
12 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.46%) Mentoring
2 10 (7.69%) ITIL
2 10 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 9 (6.92%) Network Design
4 8 (6.15%) Project Management
5 7 (5.38%) Data Management
5 7 (5.38%) Analytics
6 5 (3.85%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (2.31%) Problem Management
8 2 (1.54%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (1.54%) Time Management
8 2 (1.54%) Service Management
8 2 (1.54%) ERP
8 2 (1.54%) CRM
9 1 (0.77%) Change Management
9 1 (0.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (0.77%) Identity Management
9 1 (0.77%) Strategic Planning
9 1 (0.77%) Software Engineering
9 1 (0.77%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.38%) SQL
2 6 (4.62%) PowerShell
2 6 (4.62%) VBScript
3 5 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 64 (49.23%) Microsoft Certification
1 64 (49.23%) MCSE
2 53 (40.77%) MCITP
3 52 (40.00%) MCTS
3 52 (40.00%) MCSA
4 20 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (10.77%) CCNA
6 13 (10.00%) Degree
7 7 (5.38%) MCP
7 7 (5.38%) MCT
8 6 (4.62%) JNCIE
8 6 (4.62%) CCIE
8 6 (4.62%) CCNP
8 6 (4.62%) CCIP
8 6 (4.62%) CCDP
9 1 (0.77%) RHCE
9 1 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.77%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) SLA
2 2 (1.54%) QA
2 2 (1.54%) HL7
System Software
1 62 (47.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (31.54%) Active Directory
3 21 (16.15%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.62%) Terminal Server
5 5 (3.85%) NFS
5 5 (3.85%) Postfix
5 5 (3.85%) Sendmail
5 5 (3.85%) DFS Replication
6 4 (3.08%) XenApp
6 4 (3.08%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.31%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.54%) vSphere
8 2 (1.54%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.77%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 38 (29.23%) Backup Exec
2 37 (28.46%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (5.38%) Nagios
3 7 (5.38%) Cacti
4 6 (4.62%) SCCM
5 5 (3.85%) SCVMM
5 5 (3.85%) SmokePing
6 2 (1.54%) SCOM
6 2 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.77%) WSUS
Vendors
1 77 (59.23%) VMware
2 63 (48.46%) Juniper
3 60 (46.15%) Apple
4 58 (44.62%) Citrix
5 54 (41.54%) HP
6 52 (40.00%) Veeam
6 52 (40.00%) Meru Networks
6 52 (40.00%) EMC
7 37 (28.46%) Symantec
8 29 (22.31%) Cisco
9 25 (19.23%) Microsoft
10 8 (6.15%) Fortinet
10 8 (6.15%) Brocade
11 6 (4.62%) Redback
12 5 (3.85%) IBM
12 5 (3.85%) Lotus
12 5 (3.85%) Huawei
13 4 (3.08%) Avaya
14 2 (1.54%) Red Hat
15 1 (0.77%) Sun
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