The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 29 42 42
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 18 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 7.41% 4.61% 2.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 52.94% 18.31% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 11
Median salary £33,500 £24,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.58% -31.42%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
34 71 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 13.99% 25.18% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 32 64 51
Median salary £35,000 £44,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £49,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Portsmouth region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for DNS.

1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 36 (81.82%) Active Directory
4 35 (79.55%) TCP/IP
5 26 (59.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (59.09%) Windows Server
6 25 (56.82%) Firewall
6 25 (56.82%) DHCP
7 24 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (52.27%) Cisco
8 23 (52.27%) VMware
9 21 (47.73%) CCNA
9 21 (47.73%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (47.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (47.73%) MCSE
10 19 (43.18%) VPN
10 19 (43.18%) Internet
11 18 (40.91%) IIS
11 18 (40.91%) Load Balancing
11 18 (40.91%) Windows 10
12 17 (38.64%) DevOps
12 17 (38.64%) Windows 7
12 17 (38.64%) VoIP
12 17 (38.64%) WAN
12 17 (38.64%) SAN
13 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 16 (36.36%) MCITP
13 16 (36.36%) LAN
13 16 (36.36%) Office 365

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (40.91%) IIS
2 5 (11.36%) Apache
3 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (36.36%) Office 365
2 15 (34.09%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (34.09%) Google Cloud Platform
2 15 (34.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (79.55%) TCP/IP
2 25 (56.82%) DHCP
2 25 (56.82%) Firewall
3 19 (43.18%) Internet
3 19 (43.18%) VPN
4 17 (38.64%) SAN
4 17 (38.64%) VoIP
4 17 (38.64%) WAN
5 16 (36.36%) LAN
6 4 (9.09%) HTTP
6 4 (9.09%) HTTPS
6 4 (9.09%) SMTP
7 1 (2.27%) SSL
7 1 (2.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) MySQL
2 2 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (4.55%) Big Data
2 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.55%) Redis
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (65.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (27.27%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Network Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) IT Support
4 7 (15.91%) Support Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) IT Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Senior IT Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Senior IT Support
5 6 (13.64%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.82%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support
7 3 (6.82%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.64%) Fat Client
2 6 (13.64%) Thin Client
3 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.55%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (59.09%) Windows Server
2 26 (59.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (40.91%) Windows 10
5 17 (38.64%) Windows 7
6 7 (15.91%) Linux
6 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.55%) Android
8 1 (2.27%) Unix
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Load Balancing
2 17 (38.64%) DevOps
3 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (29.55%) High Availability
5 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (13.64%) ITIL
5 6 (13.64%) Performance Optimisation
5 6 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (9.09%) Supplier Management
7 3 (6.82%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.27%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.27%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
1 3 (6.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (47.73%) CCNA
1 21 (47.73%) Cisco Certification
1 21 (47.73%) MCSE
1 21 (47.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (36.36%) MCITP
2 16 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (13.64%) MCP
3 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.82%) Degree
5 2 (4.55%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.64%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.55%) Docker
4 2 (4.55%) LXC
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) HP SIM
1 6 (13.64%) SCCM
1 6 (13.64%) SCOM
2 2 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 23 (52.27%) Cisco
2 23 (52.27%) VMware
3 15 (34.09%) Dell
3 15 (34.09%) Google
4 6 (13.64%) HP
5 2 (4.55%) Apple
5 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.55%) Veeam
6 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow