The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 56 49 68
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs citing DNS 74 108 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.43% 4.91% 3.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.20% 19.05% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 53 92 58
Median salary £60,000 £48,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
521 567 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.20% 25.76% 30.06%
Number of salaries quoted 352 416 414
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Reading

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for DNS.

1 84 (67.20%) Windows
1 84 (67.20%) TCP/IP
2 75 (60.00%) Linux
3 61 (48.80%) VMware
4 57 (45.60%) Active Directory
5 49 (39.20%) SQL Server
6 48 (38.40%) Cisco
7 47 (37.60%) Microsoft
8 45 (36.00%) SMTP
8 45 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 41 (32.80%) Windows Server
10 40 (32.00%) VPN
11 39 (31.20%) Firewall
12 37 (29.60%) DHCP
13 36 (28.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 33 (26.40%) vSphere
15 31 (24.80%) Hyper-V
15 31 (24.80%) HTTP
16 29 (23.20%) vCloud
16 29 (23.20%) Presales
17 28 (22.40%) FTP
18 26 (20.80%) SSL
18 26 (20.80%) MS Excel
19 25 (20.00%) Juniper
19 25 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
20 24 (19.20%) SAN
20 24 (19.20%) IIS
20 24 (19.20%) LDAP
21 23 (18.40%) Analytical Skills
22 22 (17.60%) Cloud Computing

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 24 (19.20%) IIS
2 18 (14.40%) JBoss
3 15 (12.00%) SharePoint
4 14 (11.20%) Tomcat
5 13 (10.40%) Apache
6 10 (8.00%) nginx
6 10 (8.00%) OpenStack
7 9 (7.20%) MS Exchange
8 7 (5.60%) WebLogic
9 5 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (2.40%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.60%) Confluence
11 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.80%) CMS
12 1 (0.80%) Umbraco
Applications
1 26 (20.80%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.80%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.20%) MS Office
4 1 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.80%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.60%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.60%) Office 365
4 2 (1.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (67.20%) TCP/IP
2 45 (36.00%) SMTP
3 40 (32.00%) VPN
4 39 (31.20%) Firewall
5 37 (29.60%) DHCP
6 31 (24.80%) HTTP
7 28 (22.40%) FTP
8 26 (20.80%) SSL
9 24 (19.20%) LDAP
9 24 (19.20%) SAN
10 18 (14.40%) MPLS
11 17 (13.60%) BGP
12 16 (12.80%) Network Security
13 14 (11.20%) LAN
13 14 (11.20%) WAN
14 13 (10.40%) BIG-IP
15 12 (9.60%) OSPF
16 11 (8.80%) EIGRP
17 10 (8.00%) Wireshark
18 9 (7.20%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (39.20%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.40%) Relational Database
3 17 (13.60%) Oracle Database
4 9 (7.20%) MySQL
5 4 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.40%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.00%) WinDbg
2 4 (3.20%) JIRA
3 3 (2.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (2.40%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (15.20%) Telecoms
2 13 (10.40%) Finance
3 6 (4.80%) Banking
4 4 (3.20%) Retail
5 3 (2.40%) Marketing
6 1 (0.80%) Back Office
6 1 (0.80%) Billing
6 1 (0.80%) Electronics
6 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (32.00%) Support Engineer
2 27 (21.60%) Network Engineer
3 17 (13.60%) Cloud Engineer
3 17 (13.60%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 15 (12.00%) Applications Engineer
4 15 (12.00%) Applications Support
4 15 (12.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 13 (10.40%) Architect
5 13 (10.40%) Cloud Architect
5 13 (10.40%) Technical Architect
5 13 (10.40%) Virtualisation Architect
5 13 (10.40%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
5 13 (10.40%) Windows Engineer
6 11 (8.80%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
8 9 (7.20%) Windows Support Engineer
9 8 (6.40%) Linux Support
9 8 (6.40%) Linux Support Engineer
9 8 (6.40%) Senior Network Engineer
9 8 (6.40%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.40%) Web Services
2 8 (6.40%) HTML
2 8 (6.40%) LAMP
3 7 (5.60%) LEMP Stack
3 7 (5.60%) MCollective
4 3 (2.40%) CSS
4 3 (2.40%) jQuery
5 2 (1.60%) 802.1X
5 2 (1.60%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.60%) HTML5
5 2 (1.60%) J2EE
6 1 (0.80%) .NET
6 1 (0.80%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.80%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.80%) Sass
6 1 (0.80%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.40%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (15.20%) Clustering
3 17 (13.60%) Data Centre
4 13 (10.40%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.60%) Management Information System
6 6 (4.80%) N-Tier
7 5 (4.00%) Replication
8 4 (3.20%) Fat Client
8 4 (3.20%) Thin Client
9 3 (2.40%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.60%) Handset
10 2 (1.60%) Life Science
10 2 (1.60%) Statistics
11 1 (0.80%) Cyber Attack
11 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.80%) Fintech
11 1 (0.80%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 84 (67.20%) Windows
2 75 (60.00%) Linux
3 41 (32.80%) Windows Server
4 36 (28.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (16.00%) Unix
7 19 (15.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (13.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (12.80%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 7 (5.60%) Windows 10
11 6 (4.80%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.60%) CentOS
12 2 (1.60%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.80%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.80%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.20%) Presales
2 18 (14.40%) Load Balancing
3 16 (12.80%) Server Monitoring
3 16 (12.80%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 15 (12.00%) High Availability
4 15 (12.00%) Project Management
5 13 (10.40%) Project Planning
5 13 (10.40%) Validation
6 12 (9.60%) Service Delivery
7 11 (8.80%) Change Management
7 11 (8.80%) ITIL
7 11 (8.80%) Problem Management
8 10 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (8.00%) Incident Management
9 9 (7.20%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (6.40%) Configuration Management
10 8 (6.40%) Network Design
11 7 (5.60%) Trend Analysis
12 6 (4.80%) Migration
12 6 (4.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.40%) Perl
1 18 (14.40%) Python
2 11 (8.80%) Java
2 11 (8.80%) JavaScript
3 10 (8.00%) SQL
4 5 (4.00%) PHP
5 4 (3.20%) C++
5 4 (3.20%) Ruby
6 3 (2.40%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.60%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.60%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.80%) C
8 1 (0.80%) C#
8 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.80%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (17.60%) Cisco Certification
1 22 (17.60%) Degree
2 21 (16.80%) CCNP
3 15 (12.00%) MCITP
3 15 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (10.40%) MCSE
4 13 (10.40%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (10.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (9.60%) CCIE
6 7 (5.60%) CCNA
7 6 (4.80%) JNCIE
7 6 (4.80%) JNCIP
8 4 (3.20%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.20%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.60%) CCIP
9 2 (1.60%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.60%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.80%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (45.60%) Active Directory
2 45 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (26.40%) vSphere
4 31 (24.80%) Hyper-V
5 29 (23.20%) vCloud
6 15 (12.00%) Terminal Services
7 13 (10.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 8 (6.40%) VMware ESX
9 7 (5.60%) qmail
9 7 (5.60%) Squid
10 4 (3.20%) DFS Replication
10 4 (3.20%) Terminal Server
11 3 (2.40%) Docker
11 3 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.80%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (10.40%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 8 (6.40%) Puppet
3 7 (5.60%) Cacti
3 7 (5.60%) collectd
3 7 (5.60%) Ganglia
3 7 (5.60%) Graphite
3 7 (5.60%) logstash
3 7 (5.60%) Nagios
3 7 (5.60%) ZABBIX
4 6 (4.80%) WSUS
5 4 (3.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.80%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.80%) Legato
7 1 (0.80%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.80%) Simpana
Vendors
1 61 (48.80%) VMware
2 48 (38.40%) Cisco
3 47 (37.60%) Microsoft
4 25 (20.00%) Juniper
5 21 (16.80%) Oracle
6 19 (15.20%) F5
6 19 (15.20%) Red Hat
7 18 (14.40%) HP
8 14 (11.20%) CheckPoint
9 13 (10.40%) Veritas
10 12 (9.60%) Huawei
10 12 (9.60%) Palo Alto
11 7 (5.60%) Citrix
11 7 (5.60%) NetScout
11 7 (5.60%) Splunk
12 5 (4.00%) Forcepoint
12 5 (4.00%) Remedy
13 4 (3.20%) Dell
13 4 (3.20%) Dell KACE
13 4 (3.20%) Foundry
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