The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 28 54 33
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -21
Permanent jobs citing DNS 26 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 8.58% 2.79% 3.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 59.09% 20.37% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 11
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £55,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
DNS
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Communications & Networking Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 54 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 14.52% 13.71% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 43 50 55
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

DNS
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Portsmouth region.

DNS Salary Trend in Portsmouth

DNS
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 54 (98.18%) Windows
2 48 (87.27%) TCP/IP
2 48 (87.27%) Active Directory
3 40 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 37 (67.27%) IIS
5 34 (61.82%) Firewall
6 31 (56.36%) Load Balancing
7 27 (49.09%) Amazon AWS
7 27 (49.09%) Dell
8 26 (47.27%) Internet
8 26 (47.27%) DevOps
9 24 (43.64%) VMware
9 24 (43.64%) Microsoft Azure
9 24 (43.64%) Google
10 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (41.82%) SAN
10 23 (41.82%) Cisco
10 23 (41.82%) DHCP
10 23 (41.82%) Web Services
11 21 (38.18%) CCNA
11 21 (38.18%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (36.36%) Linux
12 20 (36.36%) Google Cloud Platform
13 19 (34.55%) High Availability
14 17 (30.91%) MCSE
14 17 (30.91%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2012
15 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2008
15 16 (29.09%) Windows Server
16 15 (27.27%) PowerShell

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 37 (67.27%) IIS
2 11 (20.00%) Apache
3 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 4 (7.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 27 (49.09%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (43.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (36.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (12.73%) Office 365
5 3 (5.45%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (87.27%) TCP/IP
2 34 (61.82%) Firewall
3 26 (47.27%) Internet
4 23 (41.82%) DHCP
4 23 (41.82%) SAN
5 11 (20.00%) LAN
5 11 (20.00%) WAN
6 10 (18.18%) SMTP
7 9 (16.36%) HTTP
8 7 (12.73%) VoIP
8 7 (12.73%) VPN
9 5 (9.09%) HTTPS
10 4 (7.27%) DMZ
10 4 (7.27%) FTP
10 4 (7.27%) Network Security
10 4 (7.27%) X.400
11 1 (1.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) MySQL
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.64%) Big Data
3 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.64%) Redis
General
1 3 (5.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Administrator
2 16 (29.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (23.64%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
4 10 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Network Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Security Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Exchange Administrator
7 4 (7.27%) Firewall Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) IT Administrator
7 4 (7.27%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (7.27%) IT Manager
7 4 (7.27%) IT Support
7 4 (7.27%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) IT Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.27%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior IT Support
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.27%) CESG
2 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.45%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 54 (98.18%) Windows
2 20 (36.36%) Linux
3 16 (29.09%) Windows Server
3 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (12.73%) Windows 10
4 7 (12.73%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (56.36%) Load Balancing
2 26 (47.27%) DevOps
3 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (34.55%) High Availability
5 8 (14.55%) ITIL
6 6 (10.91%) Supplier Management
7 5 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.82%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.82%) Change Control
9 1 (1.82%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.82%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.64%) Perl
2 2 (3.64%) Python
2 2 (3.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (38.18%) CCNA
1 21 (38.18%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (30.91%) MCSE
2 17 (30.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
4 7 (12.73%) Degree
4 7 (12.73%) MCITP
4 7 (12.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (10.91%) RHCE
6 4 (7.27%) CISSP
6 4 (7.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (87.27%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.27%) Docker
3 4 (7.27%) VMware ESX
3 4 (7.27%) vSphere
4 2 (3.64%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) HP Data Protector
1 4 (7.27%) NetBackup
1 4 (7.27%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (7.27%) SCCM
1 4 (7.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 27 (49.09%) Dell
3 24 (43.64%) Google
3 24 (43.64%) VMware
4 23 (41.82%) Cisco
5 8 (14.55%) HP
6 6 (10.91%) Red Hat
7 4 (7.27%) Symantec
8 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.82%) IronPort
8 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
Portsmouth, Hampshire
AAP3
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension and healthcare
Posted: 12 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago