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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 37 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 21 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.51% 1.69% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.00% 12.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 0
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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
60 58 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 15.75% 14.01% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 58 42 56
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +14.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 27 (72.97%) DHCP
3 26 (70.27%) Microsoft
4 21 (56.76%) Firewall
5 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
5 20 (54.05%) MS Excel
5 20 (54.05%) ITIL
6 19 (51.35%) VMware
7 18 (48.65%) Security Cleared
8 16 (43.24%) MS Exchange
8 16 (43.24%) TCP/IP
8 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (37.84%) Linux
10 14 (37.84%) vSphere
11 13 (35.14%) SQL
12 12 (32.43%) CCNA
12 12 (32.43%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (29.73%) SMTP
14 10 (27.03%) X.400
14 10 (27.03%) CESG
14 10 (27.03%) Network Security
14 10 (27.03%) CISSP
14 10 (27.03%) DMZ
14 10 (27.03%) FTP
14 10 (27.03%) HTTP
14 10 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2010

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 16 (43.24%) MS Exchange
2 10 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (10.81%) CMS
6 3 (8.11%) IIS
6 3 (8.11%) Lync
6 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
7 2 (5.41%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (54.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) Fireworks
2 4 (10.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (10.81%) Photoshop
2 4 (10.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
1 2 (5.41%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 27 (72.97%) DHCP
2 21 (56.76%) Firewall
3 16 (43.24%) TCP/IP
4 11 (29.73%) SMTP
5 10 (27.03%) FTP
5 10 (27.03%) HTTP
5 10 (27.03%) DMZ
5 10 (27.03%) X.400
5 10 (27.03%) Network Security
6 7 (18.92%) SSL
7 6 (16.22%) WAN
8 5 (13.51%) SAN
9 4 (10.81%) VPN
9 4 (10.81%) LAN
9 4 (10.81%) VoIP
9 4 (10.81%) iSCSI
9 4 (10.81%) NetScaler
9 4 (10.81%) SSH
9 4 (10.81%) Wireshark
10 3 (8.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) MySQL
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (10.81%) Multimedia
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Back Office
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.70%) Military
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Network Engineer
1 11 (29.73%) Security Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Administrator
4 4 (10.81%) Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Web Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Exchange Administrator
4 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Operations Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) IT Operations Manager
6 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) IT Support
6 2 (5.41%) DevOps Administrator
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) IT Administrator
7 1 (2.70%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) HTML
1 4 (10.81%) CSS
1 4 (10.81%) XHTML
1 4 (10.81%) HTML5
2 2 (5.41%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (27.03%) CESG
3 4 (10.81%) User Experience
3 4 (10.81%) W3C
3 4 (10.81%) Blackberry
3 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (37.84%) Linux
5 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
7 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.41%) CentOS
9 1 (2.70%) UNIX
9 1 (2.70%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (10.81%) Graceful Degradation
3 4 (10.81%) Information Architecture
3 4 (10.81%) Progressive Enhancement
3 4 (10.81%) SEO
3 4 (10.81%) Content Management
4 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.41%) Service Management
4 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.41%) Change Management
4 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
4 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (5.41%) DevOps
4 2 (5.41%) Line Management
4 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.81%) PHP
4 2 (5.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (48.65%) Security Cleared
2 12 (32.43%) CCNA
2 12 (32.43%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (27.03%) CISSP
3 10 (27.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (10.81%) CCA
5 4 (10.81%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
6 3 (8.11%) Degree
7 2 (5.41%) MCP
7 2 (5.41%) MCSE
8 1 (2.70%) MCSA
8 1 (2.70%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
2 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (37.84%) vSphere
3 8 (21.62%) VMware ESX
4 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
5 6 (16.22%) Terminal Services
6 4 (10.81%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (10.81%) XenApp
6 4 (10.81%) XenServer
6 4 (10.81%) XenDesktop
7 2 (5.41%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) SCCM
1 9 (24.32%) SCOM
2 5 (13.51%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (10.81%) EdgeSight
3 4 (10.81%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (10.81%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.70%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 26 (70.27%) Microsoft
2 19 (51.35%) VMware
3 7 (18.92%) Cisco
4 6 (16.22%) HP
5 4 (10.81%) Adobe
5 4 (10.81%) Citrix
5 4 (10.81%) AppSense
5 4 (10.81%) Symantec
6 3 (8.11%) Veeam
6 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.11%) Dell
7 2 (5.41%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.70%) IronPort
8 1 (2.70%) Kaseya
8 1 (2.70%) Juniper
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