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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 62 62 57
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 46 90 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.33% 4.09% 4.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.00% 14.17% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 38 68 74
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,950 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
418 635 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.22% 28.84% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 270 471 416
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 20 January 2017.

DNS Salary Histogram in Reading

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 83 (70.94%) Windows
2 71 (60.68%) TCP/IP
3 67 (57.26%) Linux
4 64 (54.70%) Active Directory
5 59 (50.43%) VMware
6 50 (42.74%) Microsoft
7 46 (39.32%) Windows Server
8 44 (37.61%) VMware Infrastructure
9 41 (35.04%) SQL Server
10 40 (34.19%) Hyper-V
11 38 (32.48%) Cisco
11 38 (32.48%) Windows Server 2012
12 36 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 35 (29.91%) Firewall
14 34 (29.06%) DHCP
15 33 (28.21%) MS Excel
16 29 (24.79%) SMTP
16 29 (24.79%) Red Hat
16 29 (24.79%) vCloud
16 29 (24.79%) Presales
17 27 (23.08%) vSphere
17 27 (23.08%) VPN
18 25 (21.37%) HP
19 24 (20.51%) Juniper
19 24 (20.51%) Clustering
20 23 (19.66%) IIS
20 23 (19.66%) Oracle
21 22 (18.80%) SSL
21 22 (18.80%) Cisco Certification
21 22 (18.80%) Veritas

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 23 (19.66%) IIS
2 15 (12.82%) SharePoint
3 12 (10.26%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.98%) Apache
5 6 (5.13%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.71%) Confluence
6 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 33 (28.21%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.84%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.09%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (5.98%) Office 365
3 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.56%) SaaS
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 71 (60.68%) TCP/IP
2 35 (29.91%) Firewall
3 34 (29.06%) DHCP
4 29 (24.79%) SMTP
5 27 (23.08%) VPN
6 22 (18.80%) SSL
7 21 (17.95%) SAN
8 19 (16.24%) FTP
9 17 (14.53%) HTTP
9 17 (14.53%) Network Security
10 16 (13.68%) BGP
11 14 (11.97%) MPLS
12 13 (11.11%) LDAP
13 12 (10.26%) VLAN
14 11 (9.40%) LAN
14 11 (9.40%) WAN
15 10 (8.55%) BIG-IP
16 9 (7.69%) OSPF
17 8 (6.84%) EIGRP
17 8 (6.84%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (35.04%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.97%) Oracle Database
2 14 (11.97%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.98%) MySQL
4 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.85%) DB2
5 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.85%) Informix
5 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.85%) Redis
5 1 (0.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (4.27%) WinDbg
2 4 (3.42%) JIRA
3 2 (1.71%) Bitbucket
General
1 13 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.98%) Finance
3 2 (1.71%) Automotive
4 1 (0.85%) Back Office
4 1 (0.85%) Billing
4 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.85%) French Language
4 1 (0.85%) Law
4 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 40 (34.19%) Support Engineer
2 23 (19.66%) Network Engineer
3 17 (14.53%) Applications Support
4 15 (12.82%) Technical Engineer
4 15 (12.82%) Windows Engineer
5 14 (11.97%) Architect
5 14 (11.97%) Technical Architect
6 13 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
6 13 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
6 13 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
6 13 (11.11%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 13 (11.11%) Technical Support
7 12 (10.26%) Analyst
7 12 (10.26%) Cloud Architect
7 12 (10.26%) Technical Support Engineer
8 11 (9.40%) Virtualisation Architect
8 11 (9.40%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
9 10 (8.55%) Network Support
9 10 (8.55%) Network Support Engineer
9 10 (8.55%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.27%) AngularJS
1 5 (4.27%) J2EE
1 5 (4.27%) jQuery
2 4 (3.42%) Web Services
3 3 (2.56%) LAMP
3 3 (2.56%) Middleware
4 2 (1.71%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.71%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.85%) .NET
5 1 (0.85%) CSS
5 1 (0.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.51%) Clustering
2 20 (17.09%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (17.09%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.84%) N-Tier
4 7 (5.98%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.56%) Fintech
6 3 (2.56%) PKI
7 2 (1.71%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (1.71%) Replication
8 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 83 (70.94%) Windows
2 67 (57.26%) Linux
3 46 (39.32%) Windows Server
4 38 (32.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (18.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (10.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 12 (10.26%) Unix
8 11 (9.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (5.98%) CentOS
10 4 (3.42%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.71%) Solaris
11 2 (1.71%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.71%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.85%) AIX
12 1 (0.85%) Debian
12 1 (0.85%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (24.79%) Presales
2 19 (16.24%) Load Balancing
3 16 (13.68%) Project Management
4 14 (11.97%) Project Planning
4 14 (11.97%) Validation
5 12 (10.26%) Server Monitoring
5 12 (10.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 11 (9.40%) Change Management
7 9 (7.69%) Data Management
7 9 (7.69%) Migration
7 9 (7.69%) Problem Management
8 8 (6.84%) High Availability
8 8 (6.84%) Network Design
8 8 (6.84%) Service Delivery
8 8 (6.84%) SOA
9 6 (5.13%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 6 (5.13%) Infrastructure Management
9 6 (5.13%) Trend Analysis
10 5 (4.27%) Malware Analysis
10 5 (4.27%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.68%) Java
1 16 (13.68%) SQL
2 12 (10.26%) Shell Script
3 11 (9.40%) Perl
4 10 (8.55%) Python
5 6 (5.13%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.27%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.42%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.71%) C
8 2 (1.71%) C++
8 2 (1.71%) PHP
8 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.71%) Ruby
9 1 (0.85%) C#
9 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (18.80%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (15.38%) CCNP
3 16 (13.68%) MCITP
3 16 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (12.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (11.97%) MCSE
5 14 (11.97%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (9.40%) CCIE
7 10 (8.55%) CCNA
8 7 (5.98%) Degree
9 5 (4.27%) JNCIE
9 5 (4.27%) JNCIP
10 2 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.71%) JNCIA
10 2 (1.71%) JNCIS
10 2 (1.71%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.68%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.85%) ISO22301
2 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 64 (54.70%) Active Directory
2 44 (37.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (34.19%) Hyper-V
4 29 (24.79%) vCloud
5 27 (23.08%) vSphere
6 14 (11.97%) Terminal Services
6 14 (11.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 9 (7.69%) VMware ESX
8 7 (5.98%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.85%) Docker
10 1 (0.85%) KVM
10 1 (0.85%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 14 (11.97%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 8 (6.84%) Backup Exec
2 8 (6.84%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.42%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (3.42%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (3.42%) Legato
3 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (2.56%) vMotion
4 3 (2.56%) WSUS
5 2 (1.71%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.71%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.85%) SCCM
6 1 (0.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 59 (50.43%) VMware
2 50 (42.74%) Microsoft
3 38 (32.48%) Cisco
4 29 (24.79%) Red Hat
5 25 (21.37%) HP
6 24 (20.51%) Juniper
7 23 (19.66%) Oracle
8 22 (18.80%) Veritas
9 12 (10.26%) F5
10 10 (8.55%) arcserve
10 10 (8.55%) CheckPoint
10 10 (8.55%) EMC
10 10 (8.55%) Palo Alto
10 10 (8.55%) Veeam
11 9 (7.69%) CommVault
11 9 (7.69%) Huawei
12 6 (5.13%) NetApp
12 6 (5.13%) NetScout
13 4 (3.42%) Dell
13 4 (3.42%) Forcepoint
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