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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 94 45 60
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +15
Permanent jobs citing DNS 43 121 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.40% 5.44% 4.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.55% 19.67% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 81 73
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £27,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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
503 615 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.08% 27.65% 31.74%
Number of salaries quoted 375 388 402
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 July 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Reading

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 86 (60.56%) TCP/IP
2 83 (58.45%) Windows
3 76 (53.52%) Linux
4 63 (44.37%) Firewall
5 61 (42.96%) Active Directory
6 55 (38.73%) VMware
7 45 (31.69%) DHCP
8 42 (29.58%) Cisco
9 40 (28.17%) Windows Server
10 39 (27.46%) Microsoft
11 38 (26.76%) SSL
12 37 (26.06%) VPN
12 37 (26.06%) SMTP
13 36 (25.35%) HTTP
14 35 (24.65%) SQL Server
14 35 (24.65%) Degree
14 35 (24.65%) VMware Infrastructure
15 34 (23.94%) SAN
16 32 (22.54%) JBoss
16 32 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
17 30 (21.13%) F5
17 30 (21.13%) Perl
18 29 (20.42%) Python
19 26 (18.31%) Web Services
20 25 (17.61%) Unix
20 25 (17.61%) OpenStack
20 25 (17.61%) nginx
20 25 (17.61%) Amazon AWS
20 25 (17.61%) Hyper-V
21 24 (16.90%) vSphere

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 32 (22.54%) JBoss
2 25 (17.61%) nginx
2 25 (17.61%) OpenStack
3 20 (14.08%) IIS
4 19 (13.38%) Apache
5 16 (11.27%) Tomcat
6 14 (9.86%) MS Exchange
7 11 (7.75%) WebLogic
8 8 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (5.63%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.82%) IBM Domino
9 4 (2.82%) Skype for Business
10 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.41%) CMS
12 1 (0.70%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (7.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.23%) MS Office
3 2 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.52%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (17.61%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (10.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.63%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (4.93%) Office 365
5 1 (0.70%) IaaS
5 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (60.56%) TCP/IP
2 63 (44.37%) Firewall
3 45 (31.69%) DHCP
4 38 (26.76%) SSL
5 37 (26.06%) SMTP
5 37 (26.06%) VPN
6 36 (25.35%) HTTP
7 34 (23.94%) SAN
8 23 (16.20%) FTP
9 19 (13.38%) Internet
9 19 (13.38%) LDAP
9 19 (13.38%) MPLS
10 16 (11.27%) BGP
11 15 (10.56%) OSPF
12 14 (9.86%) EIGRP
13 13 (9.15%) BIG-IP
13 13 (9.15%) SSH
14 12 (8.45%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (7.75%) Network Security
15 11 (7.75%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.65%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.27%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (10.56%) MySQL
4 14 (9.86%) Hadoop
5 8 (5.63%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.93%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (9.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 14 (9.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.41%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.70%) Introscope
General
1 19 (13.38%) Telecoms
2 13 (9.15%) Finance
3 9 (6.34%) Retail
4 7 (4.93%) Banking
5 3 (2.11%) Marketing
6 1 (0.70%) Back Office
6 1 (0.70%) Billing
6 1 (0.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 34 (23.94%) Support Engineer
2 29 (20.42%) Network Engineer
3 14 (9.86%) Administrator
3 14 (9.86%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (9.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (8.45%) Cisco Engineer
5 12 (8.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 12 (8.45%) Windows Engineer
6 11 (7.75%) Applications Engineer
6 11 (7.75%) Applications Support
6 11 (7.75%) Applications Support Engineer
6 11 (7.75%) Juniper Engineer
6 11 (7.75%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (7.75%) Switch Engineer
6 11 (7.75%) Technical Engineer
6 11 (7.75%) Technical Support
7 10 (7.04%) Linux Support
7 10 (7.04%) Linux Support Engineer
8 9 (6.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (6.34%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.31%) Web Services
2 12 (8.45%) LAMP
3 11 (7.75%) LEMP Stack
3 11 (7.75%) MCollective
4 8 (5.63%) HTML
5 2 (1.41%) CSS
5 2 (1.41%) HTML5
6 1 (0.70%) .NET
6 1 (0.70%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.70%) jQuery
6 1 (0.70%) Middleware
6 1 (0.70%) POSIX
6 1 (0.70%) Sass
6 1 (0.70%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (0.70%) WAP
6 1 (0.70%) Worklight
6 1 (0.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.08%) Clustering
2 19 (13.38%) Computer Science
3 15 (10.56%) Replication
4 14 (9.86%) Visualisation
5 12 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.93%) Data Centre
7 6 (4.23%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.82%) Fat Client
8 4 (2.82%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.41%) Handset
9 2 (1.41%) Life Science
9 2 (1.41%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.41%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.41%) Statistics
10 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.70%) Fintech
10 1 (0.70%) HP Storage
10 1 (0.70%) iPad
10 1 (0.70%) PKI
10 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 83 (58.45%) Windows
2 76 (53.52%) Linux
3 40 (28.17%) Windows Server
4 32 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (17.61%) Unix
6 23 (16.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (11.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (8.45%) Windows 10
8 12 (8.45%) Windows 7
9 7 (4.93%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 7 (4.93%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (4.23%) CentOS
10 6 (4.23%) Ubuntu
11 5 (3.52%) Solaris
12 4 (2.82%) Windows 8
13 3 (2.11%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.70%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.70%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (14.08%) Scrum
3 15 (10.56%) Presales
4 14 (9.86%) Customer Engagement
4 14 (9.86%) Data Protection
4 14 (9.86%) Data Visualisation
4 14 (9.86%) DevOps
5 13 (9.15%) Configuration Management
5 13 (9.15%) High Availability
6 12 (8.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (8.45%) Incident Management
6 12 (8.45%) ITIL
6 12 (8.45%) Load Balancing
6 12 (8.45%) Service Delivery
7 10 (7.04%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 8 (5.63%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (4.93%) Data Management
10 6 (4.23%) Change Management
10 6 (4.23%) Project Management
10 6 (4.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (21.13%) Perl
2 29 (20.42%) Python
3 14 (9.86%) Ruby
3 14 (9.86%) SQL
4 8 (5.63%) Java
4 8 (5.63%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.23%) C++
6 4 (2.82%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.82%) PHP
6 4 (2.82%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.70%) Jython
7 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (24.65%) Degree
2 13 (9.15%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (6.34%) CCNP
4 7 (4.93%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.93%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.23%) MCSE
5 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.52%) MCITP
6 5 (3.52%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (3.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.82%) CCNA
7 4 (2.82%) CEH
7 4 (2.82%) CISSP
8 3 (2.11%) CISM
8 3 (2.11%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (2.11%) Security+ Certification
9 2 (1.41%) CCIE
9 2 (1.41%) CCIP
9 2 (1.41%) JNCIE
9 2 (1.41%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.56%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) GMP
2 1 (0.70%) SAS 70
System Software
1 61 (42.96%) Active Directory
2 35 (24.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (17.61%) Hyper-V
4 24 (16.90%) vSphere
5 14 (9.86%) Docker
6 11 (7.75%) qmail
6 11 (7.75%) Squid
6 11 (7.75%) vCloud
6 11 (7.75%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (6.34%) Terminal Services
8 8 (5.63%) DFS Replication
9 6 (4.23%) NFS
10 5 (3.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (2.82%) Terminal Server
12 3 (2.11%) Snort
12 3 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.70%) iptables
14 1 (0.70%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (9.86%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (8.45%) Puppet
3 11 (7.75%) Cacti
3 11 (7.75%) collectd
3 11 (7.75%) Ganglia
3 11 (7.75%) Graphite
3 11 (7.75%) logstash
3 11 (7.75%) Nagios
3 11 (7.75%) ZABBIX
4 8 (5.63%) SCCM
4 8 (5.63%) WSUS
5 7 (4.93%) Microsoft Clustering
5 7 (4.93%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 7 (4.93%) Simpana
6 6 (4.23%) Legato
7 5 (3.52%) Backup Exec
7 5 (3.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 4 (2.82%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (2.82%) SCOM
8 4 (2.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 55 (38.73%) VMware
2 42 (29.58%) Cisco
3 39 (27.46%) Microsoft
4 30 (21.13%) F5
5 20 (14.08%) HP
6 19 (13.38%) Juniper
7 18 (12.68%) Red Hat
8 15 (10.56%) CheckPoint
9 12 (8.45%) Veeam
10 11 (7.75%) Intel Security
10 11 (7.75%) Splunk
11 10 (7.04%) Citrix
11 10 (7.04%) EMC
12 9 (6.34%) Oracle
12 9 (6.34%) Veritas
13 7 (4.93%) arcserve
14 6 (4.23%) Remedy
15 5 (3.52%) Dell
15 5 (3.52%) Forcepoint
16 4 (2.82%) CommVault
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