The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 40 59 70
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +11
Permanent jobs citing DNS 121 85 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.48% 3.42% 3.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.97% 11.32% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 94 65 55
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
DNS
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
606 751 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.45% 30.23% 30.24%
Number of salaries quoted 415 426 504
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

DNS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

DNS Salary Trend in Reading

DNS
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Reading

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 142 (63.96%) TCP/IP
2 107 (48.20%) VMware
3 99 (44.59%) Windows
4 83 (37.39%) DHCP
5 78 (35.14%) Microsoft
6 77 (34.68%) Linux
7 76 (34.23%) Perl
7 76 (34.23%) Active Directory
8 69 (31.08%) Cisco
9 65 (29.28%) Firewall
10 61 (27.48%) SMTP
11 60 (27.03%) Degree
12 59 (26.58%) VMware Infrastructure
13 55 (24.77%) VPN
14 54 (24.32%) LAN
15 48 (21.62%) ITIL
16 46 (20.72%) HP
17 45 (20.27%) Data Centre
18 44 (19.82%) MS Excel
19 42 (18.92%) HTTP
20 41 (18.47%) Python
21 40 (18.02%) Nagios
22 39 (17.57%) Cisco Certification
23 38 (17.12%) Configuration Management
23 38 (17.12%) Load Balancing
24 37 (16.67%) BGP
24 37 (16.67%) OSPF
24 37 (16.67%) Apache
25 36 (16.22%) Security Cleared
26 35 (15.77%) MySQL

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (16.67%) Apache
2 25 (11.26%) SharePoint
3 24 (10.81%) MS Exchange
3 24 (10.81%) Tomcat
4 23 (10.36%) IIS
5 22 (9.91%) OpenStack
6 21 (9.46%) nginx
7 20 (9.01%) WebLogic
7 20 (9.01%) JBoss
8 18 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (3.60%) Lync
10 7 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (1.80%) IBM Notes
13 3 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.90%) Lotus Domino
14 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.90%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.45%) Drupal
15 1 (0.45%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 44 (19.82%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.86%) MS Office
3 8 (3.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.31%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (2.70%) IaaS
3 6 (2.70%) SaaS
3 6 (2.70%) PaaS
4 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.35%) Office 365
6 1 (0.45%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 142 (63.96%) TCP/IP
2 83 (37.39%) DHCP
3 65 (29.28%) Firewall
4 61 (27.48%) SMTP
5 55 (24.77%) VPN
6 54 (24.32%) LAN
7 42 (18.92%) HTTP
8 37 (16.67%) OSPF
8 37 (16.67%) BGP
9 35 (15.77%) SSL
10 34 (15.32%) MPLS
11 33 (14.86%) LDAP
12 30 (13.51%) VoIP
12 30 (13.51%) WAN
13 29 (13.06%) VLAN
14 23 (10.36%) Cisco IOS
14 23 (10.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 22 (9.91%) SNMP
16 21 (9.46%) TACACS
17 20 (9.01%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.77%) MySQL
2 22 (9.91%) SQL Server
3 19 (8.56%) Relational Database
4 15 (6.76%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.15%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (3.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.35%) OLTP
7 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.45%) Fiddler
General
1 32 (14.41%) Telecoms
2 24 (10.81%) Finance
3 12 (5.41%) Front Office
3 12 (5.41%) Back Office
4 7 (3.15%) Retail
4 7 (3.15%) Legal
4 7 (3.15%) Billing
5 6 (2.70%) Banking
5 6 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.35%) Advertising
7 2 (0.90%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (21.17%) Support Engineer
2 35 (15.77%) Network Engineer
3 34 (15.32%) Administrator
4 32 (14.41%) Systems Administrator
5 20 (9.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (8.56%) Applications Support
7 18 (8.11%) Senior Network Engineer
8 17 (7.66%) Applications Support Engineer
9 14 (6.31%) Architect
10 12 (5.41%) Senior Support Engineer
11 11 (4.95%) Analyst
12 10 (4.50%) 2nd Line Support
12 10 (4.50%) Cloud Engineer
13 9 (4.05%) Back Office Engineer
14 8 (3.60%) Linux Engineer
14 8 (3.60%) Windows Systems Administrator
14 8 (3.60%) Technical Support
14 8 (3.60%) Consultant
14 8 (3.60%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 8 (3.60%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.61%) Web Services
2 18 (8.11%) CSS
3 16 (7.21%) MCollective
4 7 (3.15%) Software Packaging
5 6 (2.70%) Memcached
5 6 (2.70%) Esper
5 6 (2.70%) WAP
6 2 (0.90%) SOAP
6 2 (0.90%) HTML
7 1 (0.45%) .NET
7 1 (0.45%) ADO.NET
7 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.45%) XML
7 1 (0.45%) REST
7 1 (0.45%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 1 (0.45%) FastCGI
7 1 (0.45%) WCF
7 1 (0.45%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.45%) LINQ
7 1 (0.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 45 (20.27%) Data Centre
2 34 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (13.96%) Computer Science
4 15 (6.76%) Statistics
5 14 (6.31%) Client/Server
6 12 (5.41%) Management Information System
6 12 (5.41%) Clustering
7 8 (3.60%) N-Tier
8 6 (2.70%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.80%) Replication
10 3 (1.35%) CMDB
11 2 (0.90%) iPad
11 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.90%) BYOD
12 1 (0.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.45%) HP Storage
12 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.45%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 99 (44.59%) Windows
2 77 (34.68%) Linux
3 33 (14.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (14.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (12.16%) UNIX
5 24 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (8.56%) Windows 7
6 19 (8.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (8.11%) Solaris
8 8 (3.60%) Windows XP
8 8 (3.60%) CentOS
9 7 (3.15%) SUSE
10 5 (2.25%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.80%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 3 (1.35%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.35%) Mac OS X Server
12 3 (1.35%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.90%) Android
14 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (21.62%) ITIL
2 38 (17.12%) Configuration Management
2 38 (17.12%) Load Balancing
3 28 (12.61%) Network Management
4 23 (10.36%) Project Management
5 22 (9.91%) Network Design
6 19 (8.56%) Problem Management
6 19 (8.56%) Capacity Management
6 19 (8.56%) Mentoring
7 18 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 18 (8.11%) Incident Management
8 16 (7.21%) Validation
9 14 (6.31%) Migration
10 11 (4.95%) Project Planning
11 9 (4.05%) Fault Management
12 8 (3.60%) Workflow
12 8 (3.60%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (3.60%) Service Management
12 8 (3.60%) SOA
12 8 (3.60%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 76 (34.23%) Perl
2 41 (18.47%) Python
3 27 (12.16%) SQL
4 19 (8.56%) Bash Shell
5 15 (6.76%) PowerShell
6 10 (4.50%) PHP
7 7 (3.15%) Java
8 3 (1.35%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.35%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.90%) Ruby
9 2 (0.90%) C#
9 2 (0.90%) C++
10 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.45%) VBScript
10 1 (0.45%) AWK
Qualifications
1 60 (27.03%) Degree
2 39 (17.57%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (16.22%) Security Cleared
4 31 (13.96%) CCNP
5 30 (13.51%) SC Cleared
6 19 (8.56%) Check Point Certification
7 18 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (7.21%) CCNA
8 16 (7.21%) DV Cleared
9 10 (4.50%) MCSE
9 10 (4.50%) A+ Certification
10 9 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (4.05%) MCITP
11 8 (3.60%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (2.70%) Security+ Certification
12 6 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
12 6 (2.70%) CCDP
12 6 (2.70%) CISSP
12 6 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (2.25%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.36%) SLA
2 7 (3.15%) COBIT
3 4 (1.80%) QA
3 4 (1.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 76 (34.23%) Active Directory
2 59 (26.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (13.06%) Hyper-V
4 21 (9.46%) qmail
4 21 (9.46%) vSphere
4 21 (9.46%) Squid
5 15 (6.76%) VMware ESX
6 12 (5.41%) Xen
6 12 (5.41%) vCloud
7 10 (4.50%) Terminal Services
8 7 (3.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (1.80%) XenApp
10 3 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.35%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.45%) Snort
11 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.45%) Samba
11 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.45%) UAG
11 1 (0.45%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 40 (18.02%) Nagios
2 29 (13.06%) ZABBIX
2 29 (13.06%) Puppet
3 25 (11.26%) logstash
4 23 (10.36%) Graphite
5 22 (9.91%) collectd
5 22 (9.91%) Cacti
5 22 (9.91%) Ganglia
6 21 (9.46%) WSUS
6 21 (9.46%) SCOM
7 19 (8.56%) SCCM
8 16 (7.21%) EMC NetWorker
8 16 (7.21%) HP SIM
9 11 (4.95%) FortiGate
10 10 (4.50%) Backup Exec
11 7 (3.15%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 6 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (2.70%) Salt
13 3 (1.35%) Oracle ZFS
13 3 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 107 (48.20%) VMware
2 78 (35.14%) Microsoft
3 69 (31.08%) Cisco
4 46 (20.72%) HP
5 35 (15.77%) Juniper
6 32 (14.41%) CheckPoint
6 32 (14.41%) Red Hat
7 31 (13.96%) F5
8 30 (13.51%) Oracle
9 17 (7.66%) SolarWinds
10 16 (7.21%) Splunk
10 16 (7.21%) ArcSight
10 16 (7.21%) Lumension
10 16 (7.21%) Citrix
11 14 (6.31%) Huawei
12 13 (5.86%) Sun
13 11 (4.95%) Dell
14 9 (4.05%) Symantec
14 9 (4.05%) Veritas
15 8 (3.60%) Altiris
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 24 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Ins
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Certifications, training
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + 20 days notice, Gym membership
Posted: 18 days ago