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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 40 54 58
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 121 97 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.46% 4.09% 3.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.23% 12.90% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 82 73 67
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
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
598 752 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.99% 31.69% 31.19%
Number of salaries quoted 389 403 542
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,700
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 31 July 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Reading

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 141 (65.89%) TCP/IP
2 99 (46.26%) Windows
3 96 (44.86%) VMware
4 89 (41.59%) DHCP
5 82 (38.32%) Microsoft
6 79 (36.92%) Active Directory
7 70 (32.71%) Cisco
8 69 (32.24%) Linux
9 68 (31.78%) Firewall
10 61 (28.50%) Perl
11 58 (27.10%) VMware Infrastructure
12 53 (24.77%) LAN
12 53 (24.77%) HP
13 48 (22.43%) VPN
13 48 (22.43%) Degree
14 45 (21.03%) SMTP
15 44 (20.56%) MS Excel
15 44 (20.56%) ITIL
16 42 (19.63%) Data Centre
17 39 (18.22%) Windows Server 2008
18 38 (17.76%) Cisco Certification
19 37 (17.29%) Oracle
19 37 (17.29%) Security Cleared
20 35 (16.36%) OSPF
20 35 (16.36%) BGP
21 34 (15.89%) Juniper
21 34 (15.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 34 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
22 32 (14.95%) Load Balancing
22 32 (14.95%) Red Hat

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 29 (13.55%) MS Exchange
2 27 (12.62%) SharePoint
3 26 (12.15%) Apache
4 22 (10.28%) IIS
5 20 (9.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (7.48%) Tomcat
7 15 (7.01%) WebLogic
7 15 (7.01%) JBoss
7 15 (7.01%) nginx
8 14 (6.54%) OpenStack
9 11 (5.14%) Lync
10 8 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (1.87%) IBM Notes
12 3 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.93%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.93%) Lotus Domino
14 1 (0.47%) Drupal
14 1 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 44 (20.56%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.48%) MS Office
3 11 (5.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.94%) Cloud Computing
2 16 (7.48%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.80%) PaaS
3 6 (2.80%) IaaS
4 4 (1.87%) Office 365
4 4 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.47%) SaaS
5 1 (0.47%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 141 (65.89%) TCP/IP
2 89 (41.59%) DHCP
3 68 (31.78%) Firewall
4 53 (24.77%) LAN
5 48 (22.43%) VPN
6 45 (21.03%) SMTP
7 35 (16.36%) OSPF
7 35 (16.36%) BGP
8 32 (14.95%) MPLS
8 32 (14.95%) SSL
8 32 (14.95%) WAN
9 28 (13.08%) HTTP
10 26 (12.15%) VoIP
10 26 (12.15%) SAN
11 25 (11.68%) VLAN
12 24 (11.21%) LDAP
13 23 (10.75%) SNMP
14 22 (10.28%) Network Security
15 19 (8.88%) Cisco IOS
15 19 (8.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.08%) MySQL
2 27 (12.62%) SQL Server
3 21 (9.81%) Relational Database
4 18 (8.41%) Oracle Database
5 10 (4.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (4.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.40%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (1.40%) OLTP
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.47%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.47%) Fiddler
General
1 29 (13.55%) Telecoms
2 26 (12.15%) Finance
3 11 (5.14%) Front Office
3 11 (5.14%) Back Office
4 10 (4.67%) Legal
4 10 (4.67%) Retail
4 10 (4.67%) Billing
5 7 (3.27%) Banking
6 5 (2.34%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.40%) Advertising
8 2 (0.93%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.47%) Marketing
9 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (21.96%) Support Engineer
2 35 (16.36%) Administrator
3 34 (15.89%) Network Engineer
4 31 (14.49%) Systems Administrator
5 18 (8.41%) Architect
6 16 (7.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (7.48%) Applications Support
7 14 (6.54%) Senior Network Engineer
7 14 (6.54%) Applications Support Engineer
8 10 (4.67%) Technical Architect
9 9 (4.21%) Analyst
9 9 (4.21%) Senior Support Engineer
9 9 (4.21%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 8 (3.74%) Consultant
10 8 (3.74%) Cloud Engineer
10 8 (3.74%) Back Office Engineer
11 7 (3.27%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (3.27%) Security Engineer
11 7 (3.27%) Network Architect
12 6 (2.80%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.35%) Web Services
2 14 (6.54%) CSS
3 11 (5.14%) MCollective
4 10 (4.67%) Software Packaging
5 6 (2.80%) Memcached
5 6 (2.80%) Esper
6 3 (1.40%) WAP
7 2 (0.93%) SOAP
8 1 (0.47%) XML
8 1 (0.47%) HTML
8 1 (0.47%) .NET
8 1 (0.47%) ADO.NET
8 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.47%) REST
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 1 (0.47%) FastCGI
8 1 (0.47%) WCF
8 1 (0.47%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.47%) LINQ
8 1 (0.47%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 42 (19.63%) Data Centre
2 34 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (13.55%) Computer Science
4 15 (7.01%) Management Information System
4 15 (7.01%) Clustering
5 14 (6.54%) Statistics
6 12 (5.61%) Client/Server
7 11 (5.14%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.34%) Replication
9 3 (1.40%) CMDB
10 2 (0.93%) iPad
10 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.93%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.93%) BYOD
11 1 (0.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.47%) Handset
11 1 (0.47%) PKI
11 1 (0.47%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.47%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 99 (46.26%) Windows
2 69 (32.24%) Linux
3 39 (18.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (15.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 31 (14.49%) UNIX
6 24 (11.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (10.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (8.88%) Windows 7
9 17 (7.94%) Solaris
10 11 (5.14%) Windows XP
11 7 (3.27%) Windows 8
12 5 (2.34%) CentOS
12 5 (2.34%) SUSE
13 4 (1.87%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 3 (1.40%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.40%) Mac OS X Server
15 2 (0.93%) Android
15 2 (0.93%) Debian
16 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (20.56%) ITIL
2 32 (14.95%) Load Balancing
3 29 (13.55%) Configuration Management
4 24 (11.21%) Project Management
4 24 (11.21%) Network Management
5 22 (10.28%) Network Design
6 21 (9.81%) Performance Monitoring
7 20 (9.35%) Migration
8 18 (8.41%) Validation
9 17 (7.94%) Project Planning
10 15 (7.01%) Mentoring
11 14 (6.54%) Problem Management
12 13 (6.07%) Capacity Management
13 12 (5.61%) Incident Management
14 11 (5.14%) SOA
15 10 (4.67%) DoDAF
15 10 (4.67%) Business Development
15 10 (4.67%) TOGAF
15 10 (4.67%) SABSA
16 8 (3.74%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 61 (28.50%) Perl
2 30 (14.02%) Python
3 26 (12.15%) SQL
4 15 (7.01%) Bash Shell
5 14 (6.54%) PowerShell
6 10 (4.67%) PHP
7 4 (1.87%) Java
8 3 (1.40%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.93%) Ruby
9 2 (0.93%) C#
9 2 (0.93%) C++
9 2 (0.93%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.47%) VBScript
10 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.47%) AWK
Qualifications
1 48 (22.43%) Degree
2 38 (17.76%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (17.29%) Security Cleared
4 30 (14.02%) SC Cleared
4 30 (14.02%) CCNP
5 21 (9.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (8.88%) DV Cleared
7 15 (7.01%) MCSE
7 15 (7.01%) Check Point Certification
8 13 (6.07%) CCNA
8 13 (6.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (5.61%) MCITP
10 11 (5.14%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (3.74%) A+ Certification
11 8 (3.74%) CISSP
12 7 (3.27%) CCDP
12 7 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (2.80%) CCSP
13 6 (2.80%) JNCIS
14 4 (1.87%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.21%) SLA
2 11 (5.14%) COBIT
3 7 (3.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 79 (36.92%) Active Directory
2 58 (27.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (14.02%) Hyper-V
4 24 (11.21%) vSphere
5 16 (7.48%) VMware ESX
6 15 (7.01%) Squid
6 15 (7.01%) qmail
6 15 (7.01%) vCloud
7 13 (6.07%) Xen
8 10 (4.67%) Terminal Services
8 10 (4.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (1.40%) XenApp
9 3 (1.40%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.47%) UAG
11 1 (0.47%) VMFS
11 1 (0.47%) XenServer
11 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.47%) Snort
Systems Management
1 28 (13.08%) Nagios
2 26 (12.15%) WSUS
3 23 (10.75%) SCCM
3 23 (10.75%) SCOM
4 21 (9.81%) Puppet
5 20 (9.35%) ZABBIX
6 19 (8.88%) EMC NetWorker
6 19 (8.88%) HP SIM
7 17 (7.94%) collectd
7 17 (7.94%) logstash
7 17 (7.94%) Graphite
7 17 (7.94%) Cacti
7 17 (7.94%) Ganglia
8 11 (5.14%) Backup Exec
8 11 (5.14%) FortiGate
9 10 (4.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 6 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (2.80%) Salt
11 4 (1.87%) Oracle ZFS
12 3 (1.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 96 (44.86%) VMware
2 82 (38.32%) Microsoft
3 70 (32.71%) Cisco
4 53 (24.77%) HP
5 37 (17.29%) Oracle
6 34 (15.89%) Juniper
7 32 (14.95%) Red Hat
8 28 (13.08%) F5
9 24 (11.21%) CheckPoint
10 20 (9.35%) SolarWinds
11 19 (8.88%) ArcSight
11 19 (8.88%) Lumension
12 14 (6.54%) Sun
12 14 (6.54%) Citrix
13 12 (5.61%) Symantec
14 11 (5.14%) Veritas
14 11 (5.14%) Splunk
14 11 (5.14%) Huawei
15 7 (3.27%) Altiris
15 7 (3.27%) Dell
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