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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 90 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -7
Permanent jobs citing DNS 46 116 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.56% 5.10% 5.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.45% 19.21% 17.30%
Number of salaries quoted 35 70 97
Median salary £47,500 £46,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £31,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.77%
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
487 604 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.13% 26.56% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 369 371 454
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 July 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Reading

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 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 95 (57.93%) Windows
2 90 (54.88%) TCP/IP
3 80 (48.78%) Firewall
4 77 (46.95%) Active Directory
5 72 (43.90%) Linux
6 58 (35.37%) DHCP
7 54 (32.93%) VMware
8 53 (32.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 53 (32.32%) Windows Server
9 47 (28.66%) HTTP
10 42 (25.61%) SAN
11 41 (25.00%) Cisco
11 41 (25.00%) SSL
12 39 (23.78%) Degree
13 36 (21.95%) Perl
14 35 (21.34%) JBoss
14 35 (21.34%) F5
15 34 (20.73%) Python
16 33 (20.12%) VPN
16 33 (20.12%) SMTP
17 32 (19.51%) Microsoft
17 32 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
18 30 (18.29%) Web Services
19 29 (17.68%) nginx
19 29 (17.68%) Amazon AWS
19 29 (17.68%) OpenStack
20 28 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
20 28 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
20 28 (17.07%) MS Exchange
21 25 (15.24%) FTP

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 35 (21.34%) JBoss
2 29 (17.68%) nginx
2 29 (17.68%) OpenStack
3 28 (17.07%) MS Exchange
4 20 (12.20%) Apache
5 19 (11.59%) IIS
6 16 (9.76%) Tomcat
7 15 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (9.15%) Skype for Business
8 11 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (6.71%) WebLogic
9 8 (4.88%) IBM Domino
10 5 (3.05%) SharePoint
10 5 (3.05%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.83%) Office Communications Server
11 3 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (1.22%) CMS
12 2 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (1.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (4.27%) MS Office
2 4 (2.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.05%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 29 (17.68%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (11.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (7.32%) Office 365
4 1 (0.61%) IaaS
4 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 90 (54.88%) TCP/IP
2 80 (48.78%) Firewall
3 58 (35.37%) DHCP
4 47 (28.66%) HTTP
5 42 (25.61%) SAN
6 41 (25.00%) SSL
7 33 (20.12%) SMTP
7 33 (20.12%) VPN
8 25 (15.24%) FTP
8 25 (15.24%) Internet
9 21 (12.80%) MPLS
9 21 (12.80%) SSH
10 17 (10.37%) BGP
10 17 (10.37%) LDAP
11 16 (9.76%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (9.76%) OSPF
11 16 (9.76%) VLAN
12 14 (8.54%) EIGRP
12 14 (8.54%) NAS
13 13 (7.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.24%) SQL Server
2 20 (12.20%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (10.98%) Hadoop
4 15 (9.15%) MySQL
5 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (10.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 18 (10.98%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.61%) Introscope
2 1 (0.61%) WinDbg
General
1 17 (10.37%) Telecoms
2 14 (8.54%) Finance
3 11 (6.71%) Retail
4 7 (4.27%) Banking
5 3 (1.83%) Marketing
5 3 (1.83%) Publishing
6 1 (0.61%) Back Office
6 1 (0.61%) Billing
6 1 (0.61%) Electronics
6 1 (0.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (24.39%) Support Engineer
2 30 (18.29%) Network Engineer
3 24 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (12.20%) Administrator
5 17 (10.37%) Systems Administrator
6 15 (9.15%) Cisco Engineer
6 15 (9.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 14 (8.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 14 (8.54%) Juniper Engineer
7 14 (8.54%) Switch Engineer
8 13 (7.93%) IT Engineer
9 12 (7.32%) Technical Support
9 12 (7.32%) Windows Engineer
10 11 (6.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (6.71%) Linux Engineer
10 11 (6.71%) Technical Engineer
11 10 (6.10%) Applications Engineer
11 10 (6.10%) Infrastructure Support
11 10 (6.10%) Linux Support
11 10 (6.10%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (18.29%) Web Services
2 12 (7.32%) LAMP
3 11 (6.71%) LEMP Stack
3 11 (6.71%) MCollective
4 9 (5.49%) HTML
5 3 (1.83%) POSIX
6 2 (1.22%) CSS
6 2 (1.22%) HTML5
7 1 (0.61%) .NET
7 1 (0.61%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.61%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.61%) jQuery
7 1 (0.61%) Middleware
7 1 (0.61%) Sass
7 1 (0.61%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (0.61%) WAP
7 1 (0.61%) Worklight
7 1 (0.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.80%) Computer Science
2 20 (12.20%) Replication
3 18 (10.98%) Visualisation
4 15 (9.15%) Clustering
5 11 (6.71%) Data Centre
6 8 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.27%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.83%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.83%) Handset
8 3 (1.83%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.83%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.22%) Life Science
9 2 (1.22%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.22%) Statistics
10 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.61%) Fintech
10 1 (0.61%) HP Storage
10 1 (0.61%) iPad
10 1 (0.61%) PKI
10 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 95 (57.93%) Windows
2 72 (43.90%) Linux
3 53 (32.32%) Windows Server
3 53 (32.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (14.63%) Unix
6 14 (8.54%) Windows 7
7 12 (7.32%) Windows 10
8 8 (4.88%) CentOS
8 8 (4.88%) Ubuntu
9 6 (3.66%) Windows 8
10 5 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (3.05%) Solaris
11 4 (2.44%) Mac OS X
11 4 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.22%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.22%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.61%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.61%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (15.24%) Scrum
3 20 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (11.59%) Data Protection
5 18 (10.98%) Customer Engagement
5 18 (10.98%) Data Visualisation
5 18 (10.98%) DevOps
6 16 (9.76%) ITIL
7 13 (7.93%) Configuration Management
7 13 (7.93%) High Availability
7 13 (7.93%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (7.32%) Incident Management
9 10 (6.10%) Service Delivery
10 9 (5.49%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (5.49%) Data Management
10 9 (5.49%) Migration
11 8 (4.88%) Load Balancing
11 8 (4.88%) Presales
11 8 (4.88%) Product Management
12 7 (4.27%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.95%) Perl
2 34 (20.73%) Python
3 18 (10.98%) Ruby
3 18 (10.98%) SQL
4 8 (4.88%) C++
4 8 (4.88%) Java
5 7 (4.27%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.66%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.05%) PHP
7 5 (3.05%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.61%) C#
8 1 (0.61%) Jython
8 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (23.78%) Degree
2 9 (5.49%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (4.27%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.27%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.05%) CCNA
4 5 (3.05%) CCNP
5 4 (2.44%) CEH
5 4 (2.44%) CISSP
5 4 (2.44%) MCSE
5 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.83%) CISM
6 3 (1.83%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (1.83%) MCITP
6 3 (1.83%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (1.22%) CCIP
8 1 (0.61%) CCIE
8 1 (0.61%) GIAC
8 1 (0.61%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.61%) RHCE
8 1 (0.61%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.10%) SLA
2 1 (0.61%) GMP
2 1 (0.61%) SAS 70
System Software
1 77 (46.95%) Active Directory
2 32 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (14.02%) Hyper-V
4 18 (10.98%) Docker
5 17 (10.37%) NFS
6 12 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (7.32%) vSphere
7 11 (6.71%) qmail
7 11 (6.71%) Squid
8 8 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (4.27%) DFS Replication
10 6 (3.66%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (3.05%) Terminal Services
11 5 (3.05%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (2.44%) XenServer
13 3 (1.83%) Snort
13 3 (1.83%) Terminal Server
14 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
15 1 (0.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (10.98%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (10.98%) SCCM
2 12 (7.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 12 (7.32%) Puppet
3 11 (6.71%) Cacti
3 11 (6.71%) collectd
3 11 (6.71%) Ganglia
3 11 (6.71%) Graphite
3 11 (6.71%) logstash
3 11 (6.71%) Nagios
3 11 (6.71%) Simpana
3 11 (6.71%) ZABBIX
4 10 (6.10%) WSUS
5 7 (4.27%) Backup Exec
5 7 (4.27%) Microsoft Clustering
5 7 (4.27%) SCOM
6 6 (3.66%) Legato
6 6 (3.66%) NetBackup
7 4 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (2.44%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 54 (32.93%) VMware
2 41 (25.00%) Cisco
3 35 (21.34%) F5
4 32 (19.51%) Microsoft
5 20 (12.20%) Veeam
6 19 (11.59%) HP
6 19 (11.59%) Juniper
7 17 (10.37%) Citrix
8 16 (9.76%) Intel Security
9 15 (9.15%) CheckPoint
9 15 (9.15%) Red Hat
10 13 (7.93%) EMC
11 11 (6.71%) Splunk
12 9 (5.49%) 3PAR
12 9 (5.49%) arcserve
12 9 (5.49%) CommVault
12 9 (5.49%) Remedy
13 6 (3.66%) Dell
14 5 (3.05%) ArcSight
14 5 (3.05%) Forcepoint
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