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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 42 77 55
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -22
Permanent jobs citing DNS 77 48 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.99% 2.75% 4.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.84% 18.32% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 64 34 55
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,650 £24,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,778 £40,000 £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
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
221 262 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.31% 15.01% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 186 225 222
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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 August 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 August 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
Abingdon +9 34 £33,000 -17.50% 4
Oxford +19 28 £26,000 -30.66% 2
Henley-on-Thames - 4 £26,500 -
Wallingford - 2 £30,000 -
Burford - 2 £44,261 -
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 100 (85.47%) Windows
2 79 (67.52%) DHCP
3 78 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 70 (59.83%) VMware
5 61 (52.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 59 (50.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 56 (47.86%) SAN
7 56 (47.86%) MS Excel
8 55 (47.01%) Citrix
8 55 (47.01%) Apple
9 54 (46.15%) Juniper
9 54 (46.15%) Wireless
10 51 (43.59%) Microsoft Certification
10 51 (43.59%) MCSE
11 49 (41.88%) HP
12 45 (38.46%) MCITP
13 44 (37.61%) MCTS
13 44 (37.61%) Veeam
13 44 (37.61%) Microsoft Azure
13 44 (37.61%) Meru Networks
13 44 (37.61%) EMC
13 44 (37.61%) MCSA
14 41 (35.04%) Active Directory
15 35 (29.91%) Backup Exec
16 34 (29.06%) Symantec
17 33 (28.21%) Norton AntiVirus
18 25 (21.37%) Cisco
19 24 (20.51%) Microsoft
20 20 (17.09%) Hyper-V
21 19 (16.24%) Firewall

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 14 (11.97%) IIS
2 12 (10.26%) MS Exchange
3 10 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (5.13%) Lync
6 5 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (4.27%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.27%) IBM Notes
6 5 (4.27%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (3.42%) SAS
8 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.85%) Apache
Applications
1 56 (47.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.98%) MS Office
3 5 (4.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 44 (37.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.98%) Office 365
3 2 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (67.52%) DHCP
2 56 (47.86%) SAN
3 54 (46.15%) Wireless
4 19 (16.24%) Firewall
5 14 (11.97%) HTTP
5 14 (11.97%) TCP/IP
6 13 (11.11%) WAN
6 13 (11.11%) OSPF
7 12 (10.26%) BGP
8 11 (9.40%) Internet
9 9 (7.69%) iSCSI
9 9 (7.69%) SNMP
9 9 (7.69%) SSL
9 9 (7.69%) SMTP
10 8 (6.84%) SSH
11 7 (5.98%) RIP
11 7 (5.98%) LAN
12 6 (5.13%) Broadband
12 6 (5.13%) VPN
12 6 (5.13%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.56%) Big Data
2 3 (2.56%) MySQL
3 2 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Ant
2 2 (1.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.71%) Subversion
General
1 8 (6.84%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.27%) Finance
3 2 (1.71%) Games
4 1 (0.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 47 (40.17%) Support Engineer
2 25 (21.37%) Analyst
2 25 (21.37%) 2nd Line Support
3 21 (17.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (17.95%) IT Support
4 20 (17.09%) Network Engineer
5 16 (13.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 16 (13.68%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 14 (11.97%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (11.11%) Service Analyst
7 13 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
8 12 (10.26%) IT Support Engineer
9 11 (9.40%) Support Analyst
10 8 (6.84%) Network Support Engineer
10 8 (6.84%) Network Support
11 7 (5.98%) Customer Support Engineer
11 7 (5.98%) Administrator
11 7 (5.98%) Customer Engineer
12 6 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
12 6 (5.13%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.56%) .NET
2 2 (1.71%) COM
2 2 (1.71%) Web Services
2 2 (1.71%) XML
2 2 (1.71%) LAMP
3 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.27%) Fat Client
1 5 (4.27%) Blackberry
1 5 (4.27%) Thin Client
1 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.42%) Visualisation
2 4 (3.42%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.56%) Clustering
4 2 (1.71%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (1.71%) Open Source
4 2 (1.71%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 100 (85.47%) Windows
2 78 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (52.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (16.24%) Linux
4 19 (16.24%) Windows 8
5 17 (14.53%) Windows 7
5 17 (14.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (6.84%) UNIX
7 6 (5.13%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.42%) Windows Vista
9 3 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (1.71%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.85%) Android
11 1 (0.85%) CentOS
11 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (10.26%) Service Delivery
2 10 (8.55%) ITIL
3 8 (6.84%) Project Management
4 6 (5.13%) Network Design
5 5 (4.27%) Analytics
6 3 (2.56%) Problem Management
6 3 (2.56%) Data Management
7 2 (1.71%) CRM
7 2 (1.71%) ERP
7 2 (1.71%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (1.71%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (1.71%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (1.71%) Time Management
7 2 (1.71%) Software Engineering
8 1 (0.85%) Project Planning
8 1 (0.85%) Incident Management
8 1 (0.85%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (0.85%) Waterfall
8 1 (0.85%) Network Management
8 1 (0.85%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.24%) SQL
2 4 (3.42%) VBScript
2 4 (3.42%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.56%) PHP
4 1 (0.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 51 (43.59%) Microsoft Certification
1 51 (43.59%) MCSE
2 45 (38.46%) MCITP
3 44 (37.61%) MCTS
3 44 (37.61%) MCSA
4 13 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (8.55%) CCNA
6 7 (5.98%) Degree
7 4 (3.42%) CCNP
8 3 (2.56%) JNCIE
8 3 (2.56%) MCP
8 3 (2.56%) MCT
8 3 (2.56%) CCIP
8 3 (2.56%) CCIE
8 3 (2.56%) CCDP
9 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.85%) SCSA
9 1 (0.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.13%) SLA
2 2 (1.71%) HL7
2 2 (1.71%) QA
System Software
1 59 (50.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (35.04%) Active Directory
3 20 (17.09%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.69%) XenApp
4 9 (7.69%) XenDesktop
5 6 (5.13%) vSphere
6 5 (4.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (4.27%) DFS Replication
7 4 (3.42%) Terminal Server
8 3 (2.56%) Postfix
8 3 (2.56%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.71%) NFS
9 2 (1.71%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.71%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 35 (29.91%) Backup Exec
2 33 (28.21%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (8.55%) SCCM
4 7 (5.98%) Cacti
4 7 (5.98%) Nagios
5 5 (4.27%) SmokePing
6 4 (3.42%) WSUS
7 3 (2.56%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.85%) SCOM
8 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 70 (59.83%) VMware
2 55 (47.01%) Citrix
2 55 (47.01%) Apple
3 54 (46.15%) Juniper
4 49 (41.88%) HP
5 44 (37.61%) Veeam
5 44 (37.61%) Meru Networks
5 44 (37.61%) EMC
6 34 (29.06%) Symantec
7 25 (21.37%) Cisco
8 24 (20.51%) Microsoft
9 8 (6.84%) Fortinet
9 8 (6.84%) Brocade
10 5 (4.27%) Huawei
10 5 (4.27%) Lotus
10 5 (4.27%) IBM
10 5 (4.27%) Dell
11 4 (3.42%) Avaya
11 4 (3.42%) Fujitsu
12 3 (2.56%) Redback
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