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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 77 82 69
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs citing DNS 42 36 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.00% 2.30% 3.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.11% 14.94% 20.12%
Number of salaries quoted 41 35 61
Average salary £23,207 £27,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.04% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -1.33%
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
190 241 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.57% 15.43% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 168 219 318
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +11 26 £22,500 -43.75% 1
Witney +22 6 £29,000 +28.88%
Thame +14 4 £39,250 +60.20%
Abingdon -9 1 £32,500 -18.75% 1
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 81 (71.68%) Windows
2 68 (60.18%) Active Directory
3 59 (52.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 55 (48.67%) VMware
4 55 (48.67%) DHCP
5 51 (45.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (35.40%) Microsoft
7 39 (34.51%) Cisco
8 35 (30.97%) Cisco Certification
9 34 (30.09%) Hyper-V
10 31 (27.43%) HTTP
11 30 (26.55%) SAN
12 28 (24.78%) Firewall
13 27 (23.89%) Wireless
14 25 (22.12%) CCNA
14 25 (22.12%) SQL
15 23 (20.35%) Microsoft Certification
15 23 (20.35%) Juniper
15 23 (20.35%) MS Excel
15 23 (20.35%) SMTP
15 23 (20.35%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (19.47%) IIS
16 22 (19.47%) Apple
17 19 (16.81%) Windows Server 2003
17 19 (16.81%) MCSE
18 18 (15.93%) TCP/IP
18 18 (15.93%) SSL
18 18 (15.93%) Windows 8
19 17 (15.04%) HP
19 17 (15.04%) Citrix

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 22 (19.47%) IIS
2 16 (14.16%) MS Exchange
3 12 (10.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (8.85%) SharePoint
5 9 (7.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.42%) Lync
7 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.88%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.88%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (20.35%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.73%) MS Office
3 3 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.77%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.88%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) BPCS
1 2 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (7.96%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.42%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (48.67%) DHCP
2 31 (27.43%) HTTP
3 30 (26.55%) SAN
4 28 (24.78%) Firewall
5 27 (23.89%) Wireless
6 23 (20.35%) SMTP
7 18 (15.93%) TCP/IP
7 18 (15.93%) SSL
8 15 (13.27%) VPN
9 13 (11.50%) FTP
9 13 (11.50%) MPLS
10 11 (9.73%) VPLS
10 11 (9.73%) SNMP
10 11 (9.73%) LAN
10 11 (9.73%) WAN
10 11 (9.73%) OSPF
10 11 (9.73%) BGP
11 10 (8.85%) IPv4
12 9 (7.96%) VLAN
12 9 (7.96%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.96%) MySQL
3 4 (3.54%) Big Data
4 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Ant
2 5 (4.42%) Subversion
2 5 (4.42%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (6.19%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.65%) Billing
3 2 (1.77%) Finance
4 1 (0.88%) Games
4 1 (0.88%) German Language
4 1 (0.88%) Marketing
4 1 (0.88%) Electronics
4 1 (0.88%) Legal
4 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (38.05%) Support Engineer
2 25 (22.12%) Analyst
3 24 (21.24%) Network Engineer
4 21 (18.58%) Network Support Engineer
4 21 (18.58%) Network Support
5 19 (16.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (13.27%) Support Analyst
7 14 (12.39%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 12 (10.62%) Technical Support
8 12 (10.62%) Administrator
9 11 (9.73%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (8.85%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (7.96%) Service Desk Analyst
11 9 (7.96%) IT Support
11 9 (7.96%) Service Analyst
12 8 (7.08%) Technical Support Analyst
12 8 (7.08%) Technical Analyst
13 7 (6.19%) Architect
14 6 (5.31%) Systems Support
14 6 (5.31%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.19%) Web Services
2 5 (4.42%) LAMP
2 5 (4.42%) XML
3 2 (1.77%) COM
4 1 (0.88%) .NET
4 1 (0.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.08%) Management Information System
1 8 (7.08%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.19%) Clustering
2 7 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.42%) Open Source
4 4 (3.54%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.77%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (1.77%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.77%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.88%) New Media
6 1 (0.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 81 (71.68%) Windows
2 59 (52.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (45.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (16.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (15.93%) Windows 8
6 13 (11.50%) Linux
7 9 (7.96%) Windows Vista
8 8 (7.08%) Windows 7
9 5 (4.42%) Ubuntu
10 4 (3.54%) Windows XP
10 4 (3.54%) CentOS
10 4 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (3.54%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (2.65%) Android
12 2 (1.77%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (10.62%) Mentoring
2 10 (8.85%) ITIL
2 10 (8.85%) Network Design
3 9 (7.96%) Service Management
4 8 (7.08%) Project Management
5 6 (5.31%) Analytics
5 6 (5.31%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (5.31%) Data Management
6 5 (4.42%) ERP
6 5 (4.42%) Server Monitoring
6 5 (4.42%) DevOps
7 4 (3.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (3.54%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (2.65%) CRM
8 3 (2.65%) Service Delivery
9 2 (1.77%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (1.77%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (1.77%) Quality Management
9 2 (1.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (1.77%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.12%) SQL
2 9 (7.96%) PowerShell
2 9 (7.96%) VBScript
2 9 (7.96%) PHP
3 6 (5.31%) Perl
3 6 (5.31%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.77%) Python
4 2 (1.77%) Ruby
5 1 (0.88%) C
5 1 (0.88%) Java
5 1 (0.88%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 35 (30.97%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (22.12%) CCNA
3 23 (20.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (16.81%) MCSE
5 13 (11.50%) Degree
6 12 (10.62%) MCSA
6 12 (10.62%) MCTS
6 12 (10.62%) MCITP
7 10 (8.85%) CCNP
8 8 (7.08%) MCP
9 6 (5.31%) MCT
9 6 (5.31%) CCIP
9 6 (5.31%) CCIE
9 6 (5.31%) CCDP
9 6 (5.31%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.88%) CCAA
10 1 (0.88%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.08%) SLA
System Software
1 68 (60.18%) Active Directory
2 34 (30.09%) Hyper-V
3 23 (20.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (7.08%) Terminal Server
5 5 (4.42%) Postfix
5 5 (4.42%) Sendmail
5 5 (4.42%) NFS
6 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.88%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.88%) XenApp
6 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (6.19%) Backup Exec
2 6 (5.31%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (5.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (5.31%) SCVMM
3 5 (4.42%) Puppet
3 5 (4.42%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.65%) SCOM
5 2 (1.77%) SCCM
6 1 (0.88%) Ansible
6 1 (0.88%) SELinux
Vendors
1 55 (48.67%) VMware
2 40 (35.40%) Microsoft
3 39 (34.51%) Cisco
4 23 (20.35%) Juniper
5 22 (19.47%) Apple
6 17 (15.04%) HP
6 17 (15.04%) Citrix
6 17 (15.04%) Fortinet
7 12 (10.62%) EMC
7 12 (10.62%) Veeam
7 12 (10.62%) Meru Networks
8 7 (6.19%) Symantec
9 6 (5.31%) Redback
10 4 (3.54%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.54%) Avaya
11 2 (1.77%) CommVault
11 2 (1.77%) SAP
11 2 (1.77%) Oracle
11 2 (1.77%) Dell
11 2 (1.77%) Sonus
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per year
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