The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 63 47 77
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +30
Permanent jobs citing DNS 83 111 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.42% 4.70% 3.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.31% 15.99% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 64 72 54
Average salary £46,250 £47,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.59% +25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £60,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,689 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -6.66%
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
734 694 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.23% 29.41% 39.15%
Number of salaries quoted 397 492 608
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 March 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Reading

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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.

1 110 (57.29%) Windows
2 103 (53.65%) TCP/IP
3 91 (47.40%) Firewall
4 76 (39.58%) Active Directory
5 74 (38.54%) DHCP
6 70 (36.46%) Microsoft
7 65 (33.85%) VMware
8 59 (30.73%) Cisco
9 54 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 50 (26.04%) VPN
11 49 (25.52%) Network Security
11 49 (25.52%) VMware Infrastructure
12 44 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
13 43 (22.40%) HP
14 42 (21.88%) Linux
15 39 (20.31%) Cisco Certification
15 39 (20.31%) Problem Management
16 38 (19.79%) SSL
17 37 (19.27%) Oracle
17 37 (19.27%) WAN
17 37 (19.27%) OSPF
17 37 (19.27%) BGP
18 36 (18.75%) SQL
18 36 (18.75%) Juniper
19 35 (18.23%) Windows Server 2012
20 34 (17.71%) Citrix
21 33 (17.19%) MS Exchange
21 33 (17.19%) Project Management
22 32 (16.67%) EIGRP
23 31 (16.15%) LAN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 33 (17.19%) MS Exchange
2 30 (15.63%) SharePoint
3 29 (15.10%) IIS
4 19 (9.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (6.25%) Apache
6 9 (4.69%) Lync
7 8 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.52%) WordPress
12 1 (0.52%) ExpressionEngine
12 1 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.52%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.52%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 29 (15.10%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.33%) MS Office
3 7 (3.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (4.69%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (3.13%) Office 365
3 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 103 (53.65%) TCP/IP
2 91 (47.40%) Firewall
3 74 (38.54%) DHCP
4 50 (26.04%) VPN
5 49 (25.52%) Network Security
6 38 (19.79%) SSL
7 37 (19.27%) OSPF
7 37 (19.27%) BGP
7 37 (19.27%) WAN
8 32 (16.67%) EIGRP
9 31 (16.15%) LAN
10 29 (15.10%) SAN
11 27 (14.06%) MPLS
12 26 (13.54%) IPsec
13 24 (12.50%) VLAN
14 22 (11.46%) NAS
15 18 (9.38%) VoIP
16 17 (8.85%) Internet
17 16 (8.33%) SNMP
18 14 (7.29%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.29%) Oracle Database
3 9 (4.69%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (4.17%) DB2
5 7 (3.65%) EDRMS
5 7 (3.65%) IDOL
6 6 (3.13%) MySQL
7 3 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (1.56%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (4.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.56%) Bugzilla
2 3 (1.56%) WinRunner
2 3 (1.56%) TestDirector
2 3 (1.56%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (1.56%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.56%) JIRA
2 3 (1.56%) Selenium
2 3 (1.56%) MSTest
3 2 (1.04%) ClearQuest
3 2 (1.04%) Subversion
4 1 (0.52%) Dreamweaver
General
1 20 (10.42%) Finance
2 13 (6.77%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.21%) Legal
4 9 (4.69%) Banking
5 8 (4.17%) Retail
6 7 (3.65%) Billing
7 3 (1.56%) Front Office
7 3 (1.56%) Back Office
8 2 (1.04%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (19.79%) Security Engineer
2 31 (16.15%) Network Engineer
3 27 (14.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 26 (13.54%) Support Engineer
5 23 (11.98%) Administrator
6 21 (10.94%) Network Security Engineer
7 19 (9.90%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (5.73%) IT Security Engineer
8 11 (5.73%) Windows Engineer
9 10 (5.21%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
10 9 (4.69%) Storage Engineer
10 9 (4.69%) Architect
11 7 (3.65%) Technical Architect
11 7 (3.65%) Support Specialist
12 6 (3.13%) Technical Support
12 6 (3.13%) Information Security Engineer
13 5 (2.60%) Operations Engineer
14 4 (2.08%) IT Support
14 4 (2.08%) Consultant
14 4 (2.08%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.65%) Software Packaging
2 3 (1.56%) HTML
3 1 (0.52%) CSS
3 1 (0.52%) LAMP
3 1 (0.52%) jQuery
3 1 (0.52%) HTML5
3 1 (0.52%) CSS3
3 1 (0.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.85%) Open Source
3 14 (7.29%) Clustering
4 13 (6.77%) Client/Server
5 10 (5.21%) Management Information System
6 9 (4.69%) Celerra
7 7 (3.65%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.60%) Blackberry
9 4 (2.08%) iPhone
10 2 (1.04%) CMDB
11 1 (0.52%) Statistics
11 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.52%) EPoS
11 1 (0.52%) Handset
11 1 (0.52%) Replication
11 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 110 (57.29%) Windows
2 54 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 42 (21.88%) Linux
5 35 (18.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (10.42%) Windows XP
7 19 (9.90%) UNIX
8 18 (9.38%) Windows 7
9 12 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (5.73%) Debian
11 9 (4.69%) Windows 8
12 8 (4.17%) SUSE
12 8 (4.17%) HPUX
13 7 (3.65%) Solaris
14 6 (3.13%) AIX
15 5 (2.60%) CentOS
16 4 (2.08%) Ubuntu
17 3 (1.56%) Android
18 2 (1.04%) OpenBSD
18 2 (1.04%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (20.31%) Problem Management
2 33 (17.19%) Project Management
3 23 (11.98%) Migration
4 22 (11.46%) ITIL
5 21 (10.94%) Data Management
6 20 (10.42%) Change Management
6 20 (10.42%) Project Planning
7 17 (8.85%) Network Design
8 15 (7.81%) Server Monitoring
9 14 (7.29%) Cyber Security
10 13 (6.77%) Load Balancing
11 12 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
12 11 (5.73%) Change Control
13 9 (4.69%) Information Security
14 8 (4.17%) Validation
14 8 (4.17%) SIEM
15 7 (3.65%) Kalman Filter
15 7 (3.65%) SABSA
15 7 (3.65%) SOA
15 7 (3.65%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 36 (18.75%) SQL
2 20 (10.42%) PowerShell
3 9 (4.69%) Perl
4 8 (4.17%) PHP
4 8 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 5 (2.60%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.56%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.04%) AWK
7 2 (1.04%) Python
7 2 (1.04%) Tcl
7 2 (1.04%) C
7 2 (1.04%) C#
7 2 (1.04%) C++
7 2 (1.04%) Java
8 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (20.31%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (13.02%) CCNP
2 25 (13.02%) Security Cleared
3 20 (10.42%) MCSE
3 20 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (10.42%) SC Cleared
4 19 (9.90%) DV Cleared
5 17 (8.85%) MCITP
6 15 (7.81%) CCNA
7 9 (4.69%) CCDP
8 8 (4.17%) CCSP
8 8 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (4.17%) JNCIS
8 8 (4.17%) CISSP
9 7 (3.65%) CEH
9 7 (3.65%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (3.65%) GIAC
10 6 (3.13%) Degree
10 6 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.33%) SLA
2 11 (5.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (4.17%) COBIT
4 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (39.58%) Active Directory
2 49 (25.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (11.46%) ISA Server
4 20 (10.42%) Hyper-V
5 16 (8.33%) VMware ESX
6 13 (6.77%) vSphere
7 7 (3.65%) Terminal Services
7 7 (3.65%) vCloud
7 7 (3.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.56%) XenApp
9 2 (1.04%) pfSense
10 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.52%) Snort
10 1 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (15.10%) SCCM
2 24 (12.50%) NetBackup
3 19 (9.90%) WSUS
4 12 (6.25%) Backup Exec
4 12 (6.25%) SCOM
5 10 (5.21%) Legato
5 10 (5.21%) ARCserve
6 7 (3.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 7 (3.65%) EMC NetWorker
6 7 (3.65%) HP SIM
7 6 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (1.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.52%) Puppet
9 1 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.52%) cPanel
9 1 (0.52%) Plesk
9 1 (0.52%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 70 (36.46%) Microsoft
2 65 (33.85%) VMware
3 59 (30.73%) Cisco
4 43 (22.40%) HP
5 37 (19.27%) Oracle
6 36 (18.75%) Juniper
7 34 (17.71%) Citrix
8 25 (13.02%) Veritas
8 25 (13.02%) Symantec
9 21 (10.94%) Red Hat
9 21 (10.94%) IBM
9 21 (10.94%) F5
10 19 (9.90%) EMC
11 10 (5.21%) NetApp
12 9 (4.69%) Huawei
12 9 (4.69%) Brocade
13 8 (4.17%) Sybase
14 7 (3.65%) ArcSight
14 7 (3.65%) SolarWinds
14 7 (3.65%) Meridio
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