The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 38 60 76
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +16
Permanent jobs citing DNS 135 82 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.42% 3.86% 2.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.81% 9.89% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 86 70 63
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
758 829 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.45% 39.03% 25.26%
Number of salaries quoted 510 635 509
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
Berkshire

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 17 April 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Reading

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 123 (48.81%) Firewall
2 109 (43.25%) Cisco
3 102 (40.48%) DHCP
4 98 (38.89%) Windows
5 91 (36.11%) Linux
6 83 (32.94%) TCP/IP
6 83 (32.94%) Microsoft
6 83 (32.94%) Active Directory
7 73 (28.97%) SMTP
8 69 (27.38%) VMware
9 67 (26.59%) BGP
10 64 (25.40%) SNMP
11 63 (25.00%) MPLS
12 60 (23.81%) OSPF
13 58 (23.02%) Internet
14 55 (21.83%) HTTP
14 55 (21.83%) Billing
15 54 (21.43%) VoIP
15 54 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
16 52 (20.63%) HP
16 52 (20.63%) Retail
16 52 (20.63%) Telecoms
17 50 (19.84%) Broadband
17 50 (19.84%) VMware Infrastructure
17 50 (19.84%) Degree
18 49 (19.44%) Network Management
19 46 (18.25%) ITIL
20 45 (17.86%) MS Excel
20 45 (17.86%) Problem Management
21 43 (17.06%) WAN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 40 (15.87%) IIS
1 40 (15.87%) MS Exchange
2 36 (14.29%) Apache
3 22 (8.73%) Tomcat
4 18 (7.14%) Lync
5 16 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (5.16%) WebSphere
7 10 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (3.97%) SharePoint
8 6 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.19%) CMS
11 3 (1.19%) Drupal
11 3 (1.19%) Alfresco
11 3 (1.19%) WordPress
11 3 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.79%) GroupWise
12 2 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 45 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.37%) MS Office
3 4 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.17%) Oracle BRM
2 4 (1.59%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.54%) SaaS
2 13 (5.16%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (3.17%) PaaS
5 7 (2.78%) IaaS
6 4 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.19%) Office 365
8 2 (0.79%) Route 53
8 2 (0.79%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.79%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 123 (48.81%) Firewall
2 102 (40.48%) DHCP
3 83 (32.94%) TCP/IP
4 73 (28.97%) SMTP
5 67 (26.59%) BGP
6 64 (25.40%) SNMP
7 63 (25.00%) MPLS
8 60 (23.81%) OSPF
9 58 (23.02%) Internet
10 55 (21.83%) HTTP
11 54 (21.43%) VoIP
12 50 (19.84%) Broadband
13 43 (17.06%) WAN
14 42 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
15 39 (15.48%) LAN
16 37 (14.68%) LDAP
17 36 (14.29%) SAN
18 34 (13.49%) VPN
19 33 (13.10%) SSL
20 25 (9.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.75%) MySQL
3 14 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (3.17%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.79%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.40%) DB2
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (5.95%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.79%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.40%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
General
1 55 (21.83%) Billing
2 52 (20.63%) Telecoms
2 52 (20.63%) Retail
3 25 (9.92%) Back Office
3 25 (9.92%) Finance
4 15 (5.95%) Marketing
5 2 (0.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.40%) Games
6 1 (0.40%) Front Office
6 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.40%) French Language
6 1 (0.40%) German Language
6 1 (0.40%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (17.46%) Security Engineer
2 39 (15.48%) IP Engineer
3 34 (13.49%) Administrator
4 28 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 27 (10.71%) Network Engineer
6 24 (9.52%) Support Engineer
7 22 (8.73%) Senior IP Engineer
8 21 (8.33%) Senior Design Engineer
8 21 (8.33%) Design Engineer
8 21 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
9 18 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
10 17 (6.75%) Server Engineer
11 16 (6.35%) Consultant
12 14 (5.56%) Architect
12 14 (5.56%) Technical Design Authority
13 11 (4.37%) Linux Administrator
14 10 (3.97%) Systems Architect
14 10 (3.97%) Senior Network Engineer
14 10 (3.97%) 2nd Line Support
14 10 (3.97%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (9.52%) SOAP
2 16 (6.35%) .NET
3 14 (5.56%) Silverlight
4 13 (5.16%) RESTful
5 5 (1.98%) COM
5 5 (1.98%) Web Services
6 2 (0.79%) ODBC
6 2 (0.79%) CGI
6 2 (0.79%) J2EE
7 1 (0.40%) OAuth
7 1 (0.40%) OpenID
7 1 (0.40%) Sass
7 1 (0.40%) SAML
7 1 (0.40%) JAAS
7 1 (0.40%) Java EE
7 1 (0.40%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.40%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.89%) Smartphone
2 20 (7.94%) Open Source
3 16 (6.35%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.97%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.78%) Clustering
5 7 (2.78%) iPhone
5 7 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (1.98%) iPad
7 4 (1.59%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.19%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.19%) PKI
8 3 (1.19%) CLARiiON
9 2 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.79%) PDA
9 2 (0.79%) Replication
10 1 (0.40%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.40%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.40%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 98 (38.89%) Windows
2 91 (36.11%) Linux
3 54 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (9.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (6.75%) UNIX
7 16 (6.35%) Windows 7
8 14 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (5.56%) CentOS
9 11 (4.37%) SUSE
10 10 (3.97%) Windows XP
10 10 (3.97%) Windows 8
11 9 (3.57%) Solaris
12 8 (3.17%) Android
13 5 (1.98%) Windows Phone
13 5 (1.98%) Ubuntu
14 4 (1.59%) Debian
14 4 (1.59%) Windows Vista
15 3 (1.19%) VMS
16 2 (0.79%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (19.44%) Network Management
2 46 (18.25%) ITIL
3 45 (17.86%) Problem Management
4 30 (11.90%) Load Balancing
5 21 (8.33%) Capacity Management
6 18 (7.14%) Project Management
7 17 (6.75%) CRM
8 15 (5.95%) Service Delivery
8 15 (5.95%) Network Design
9 13 (5.16%) Product Management
10 12 (4.76%) Service Management
11 11 (4.37%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (4.37%) Configuration Management
11 11 (4.37%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (4.37%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (3.97%) OO
13 9 (3.57%) Time Management
14 8 (3.17%) Server Monitoring
14 8 (3.17%) Information Management
15 7 (2.78%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (15.87%) Perl
2 26 (10.32%) SQL
3 22 (8.73%) Python
4 19 (7.54%) Bash Shell
5 18 (7.14%) Java
6 16 (6.35%) PHP
7 14 (5.56%) C++
8 6 (2.38%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.79%) Ruby
9 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.79%) VBScript
10 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.40%) C#
Qualifications
1 50 (19.84%) Degree
2 30 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (10.71%) CCNP
4 25 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (8.73%) Security Cleared
6 21 (8.33%) MCSE
7 18 (7.14%) CCIE
8 17 (6.75%) MCITP
9 16 (6.35%) SC Cleared
10 11 (4.37%) CCNA
11 9 (3.57%) DV Cleared
12 8 (3.17%) MCP
12 8 (3.17%) RHCE
13 7 (2.78%) CCSA
13 7 (2.78%) CCSE
13 7 (2.78%) CCDP
14 6 (2.38%) CCIP
14 6 (2.38%) SCSA
15 4 (1.59%) MCSA
15 4 (1.59%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.13%) SLA
2 10 (3.97%) QA
3 6 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.98%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 83 (32.94%) Active Directory
2 50 (19.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (9.13%) Hyper-V
4 12 (4.76%) ProxySG
5 10 (3.97%) ISA Server
5 10 (3.97%) VMware ESX
5 10 (3.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 8 (3.17%) vSphere
7 7 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.98%) vCloud
8 5 (1.98%) KVM
9 3 (1.19%) XenApp
9 3 (1.19%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.79%) Xen
10 2 (0.79%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (0.79%) Postfix
10 2 (0.79%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.79%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (0.40%) VMFS
11 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (8.73%) SCCM
2 15 (5.95%) HP NNM
2 15 (5.95%) CiscoWorks
3 12 (4.76%) ARCserve
4 11 (4.37%) WSUS
5 10 (3.97%) NetBackup
5 10 (3.97%) SCOM
6 9 (3.57%) Legato
7 6 (2.38%) SCVMM
7 6 (2.38%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (2.38%) HP SIM
8 4 (1.59%) OpenView
8 4 (1.59%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (1.19%) Nagios
9 3 (1.19%) Plesk
9 3 (1.19%) Puppet
10 2 (0.79%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 109 (43.25%) Cisco
2 83 (32.94%) Microsoft
3 69 (27.38%) VMware
4 52 (20.63%) HP
5 38 (15.08%) F5
6 35 (13.89%) CheckPoint
7 32 (12.70%) Red Hat
8 26 (10.32%) Juniper
9 25 (9.92%) Citrix
10 16 (6.35%) Oracle
10 16 (6.35%) Veritas
11 15 (5.95%) EMC
12 13 (5.16%) Blue Coat
13 12 (4.76%) IBM
14 9 (3.57%) NetApp
15 8 (3.17%) SonicWALL
15 8 (3.17%) SolarWinds
16 7 (2.78%) Rackspace
16 7 (2.78%) Huawei
16 7 (2.78%) Dell
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