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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 52 69 49
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Permanent jobs citing DNS 95 81 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.50% 3.37% 5.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.20% 11.27% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 76 59 78
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £55,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
625 719 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.59% 29.95% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 477 406 526
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Reading

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 107 (51.94%) Windows
1 107 (51.94%) TCP/IP
2 92 (44.66%) Active Directory
3 86 (41.75%) VMware
4 83 (40.29%) Linux
5 74 (35.92%) Firewall
6 70 (33.98%) DHCP
6 70 (33.98%) Degree
7 69 (33.50%) HTTP
8 66 (32.04%) Windows Server
9 60 (29.13%) SMTP
10 59 (28.64%) Cisco
11 53 (25.73%) Microsoft
11 53 (25.73%) Windows Server 2008
12 50 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
13 49 (23.79%) Perl
13 49 (23.79%) Data Centre
14 41 (19.90%) ITIL
15 36 (17.48%) Load Balancing
16 35 (16.99%) MS Exchange
17 34 (16.50%) LAN
17 34 (16.50%) Python
17 34 (16.50%) VPN
17 34 (16.50%) ITIL V3
18 33 (16.02%) Amazon AWS
18 33 (16.02%) SSL
18 33 (16.02%) Apache
19 32 (15.53%) Windows Server 2012
20 31 (15.05%) SQL
20 31 (15.05%) MySQL

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 35 (16.99%) MS Exchange
2 33 (16.02%) Apache
3 27 (13.11%) JBoss
3 27 (13.11%) nginx
3 27 (13.11%) OpenStack
4 23 (11.17%) IIS
5 15 (7.28%) Skype for Business
5 15 (7.28%) Tomcat
5 15 (7.28%) WebLogic
6 14 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (4.85%) IBM Domino
8 6 (2.91%) SharePoint
9 5 (2.43%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.97%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 33 (16.02%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (10.19%) SaaS
3 16 (7.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (4.85%) Office 365
5 1 (0.49%) IaaS
5 1 (0.49%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 107 (51.94%) TCP/IP
2 74 (35.92%) Firewall
3 70 (33.98%) DHCP
4 69 (33.50%) HTTP
5 60 (29.13%) SMTP
6 34 (16.50%) LAN
6 34 (16.50%) VPN
7 33 (16.02%) SSL
8 31 (15.05%) SAN
9 29 (14.08%) BGP
10 26 (12.62%) Internet
10 26 (12.62%) LDAP
11 23 (11.17%) VLAN
12 21 (10.19%) MPLS
13 20 (9.71%) WAN
14 18 (8.74%) OSPF
15 17 (8.25%) FTP
15 17 (8.25%) IPv4
15 17 (8.25%) IPv6
15 17 (8.25%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (15.05%) MySQL
2 26 (12.62%) SQL Server
3 17 (8.25%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (5.83%) Hadoop
5 11 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (4.37%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (5.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 12 (5.83%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (12.14%) Finance
1 25 (12.14%) Telecoms
2 5 (2.43%) Retail
3 3 (1.46%) Back Office
3 3 (1.46%) Front Office
3 3 (1.46%) Publishing
4 1 (0.49%) Banking
4 1 (0.49%) Legal
4 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (24.27%) Support Engineer
2 45 (21.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 43 (20.87%) Network Engineer
4 28 (13.59%) Linux Engineer
5 25 (12.14%) Windows Engineer
6 22 (10.68%) Technical Engineer
7 19 (9.22%) Senior Network Engineer
8 17 (8.25%) Administrator
8 17 (8.25%) IT Engineer
8 17 (8.25%) Platform Engineer
9 16 (7.77%) Applications Engineer
9 16 (7.77%) Applications Support
9 16 (7.77%) Technical Support
10 15 (7.28%) Applications Support Engineer
10 15 (7.28%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
10 15 (7.28%) Systems Engineer
10 15 (7.28%) Technical Support Engineer
11 12 (5.83%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 11 (5.34%) Analyst
12 11 (5.34%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (14.56%) LAMP
2 26 (12.62%) Web Services
3 15 (7.28%) LEMP Stack
4 11 (5.34%) MCollective
5 10 (4.85%) CSS
6 5 (2.43%) LAPP Stack
7 4 (1.94%) .NET
7 4 (1.94%) HTML
8 2 (0.97%) 802.1X
8 2 (0.97%) POSIX
8 2 (0.97%) WAP
9 1 (0.49%) CSS3
9 1 (0.49%) DCOM
9 1 (0.49%) HTML5
9 1 (0.49%) jQuery
9 1 (0.49%) REST
9 1 (0.49%) XML
9 1 (0.49%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 49 (23.79%) Data Centre
2 28 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (12.62%) Computer Science
4 18 (8.74%) Client/Server
5 12 (5.83%) Visualisation
6 9 (4.37%) Clustering
6 9 (4.37%) Replication
7 5 (2.43%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.43%) Statistics
7 5 (2.43%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.94%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.94%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.46%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.97%) HP Storage
10 2 (0.97%) Life Science
10 2 (0.97%) PKI
11 1 (0.49%) Handset
11 1 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.49%) User Experience
11 1 (0.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 107 (51.94%) Windows
2 83 (40.29%) Linux
3 66 (32.04%) Windows Server
4 53 (25.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (15.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (10.19%) Unix
7 16 (7.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (6.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (5.34%) Debian
9 11 (5.34%) Windows 7
10 9 (4.37%) CentOS
11 8 (3.88%) Windows 8
12 7 (3.40%) Solaris
12 7 (3.40%) Ubuntu
13 5 (2.43%) Windows Vista
13 5 (2.43%) Windows XP
14 4 (1.94%) HPUX
15 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.49%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (19.90%) ITIL
2 36 (17.48%) Load Balancing
3 34 (16.50%) ITIL V3
4 26 (12.62%) High Availability
5 23 (11.17%) Problem Management
5 23 (11.17%) Project Management
6 22 (10.68%) Product Management
7 21 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (10.19%) Capacity Management
7 21 (10.19%) Mentoring
8 19 (9.22%) Configuration Management
9 18 (8.74%) Scrum
9 18 (8.74%) Service Management
10 15 (7.28%) Data Protection
11 13 (6.31%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (6.31%) Workflow
12 12 (5.83%) Customer Engagement
12 12 (5.83%) Data Visualisation
12 12 (5.83%) DevOps
12 12 (5.83%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (23.79%) Perl
2 34 (16.50%) Python
3 31 (15.05%) SQL
4 14 (6.80%) PHP
4 14 (6.80%) PowerShell
5 12 (5.83%) Ruby
6 11 (5.34%) PHP 5
7 10 (4.85%) Bash Shell
8 7 (3.40%) C++
8 7 (3.40%) Java
9 6 (2.91%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.46%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.97%) C
11 2 (0.97%) C#
12 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (33.98%) Degree
2 27 (13.11%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (11.17%) CCNP
4 15 (7.28%) CCNA
5 11 (5.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (4.85%) Check Point Certification
7 9 (4.37%) MCSE
7 9 (4.37%) SC Cleared
7 9 (4.37%) Security Cleared
8 8 (3.88%) CCIE
9 5 (2.43%) JNCIE
9 5 (2.43%) JNCIP
9 5 (2.43%) MCITP
10 4 (1.94%) MCP
10 4 (1.94%) MCTS
11 3 (1.46%) CCVP
11 3 (1.46%) MCSA
12 2 (0.97%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.97%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (0.97%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.28%) QA
2 9 (4.37%) SLA
3 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.49%) SAS 70
System Software
1 92 (44.66%) Active Directory
2 50 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (12.14%) Hyper-V
4 16 (7.77%) NFS
5 15 (7.28%) qmail
5 15 (7.28%) Squid
6 12 (5.83%) Docker
7 8 (3.88%) VMware ESX
8 7 (3.40%) Terminal Services
9 5 (2.43%) XenServer
10 4 (1.94%) ISA Server
10 4 (1.94%) OpenSSH
10 4 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.94%) vSphere
11 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (1.46%) Sendmail
11 3 (1.46%) XenApp
12 2 (0.97%) Xen
13 1 (0.49%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 23 (11.17%) Nagios
2 19 (9.22%) SCCM
3 18 (8.74%) Graphite
3 18 (8.74%) logstash
3 18 (8.74%) ZABBIX
4 16 (7.77%) Puppet
5 15 (7.28%) Cacti
5 15 (7.28%) collectd
5 15 (7.28%) Ganglia
6 12 (5.83%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (5.34%) Backup Exec
8 7 (3.40%) SCOM
8 7 (3.40%) Simpana
9 6 (2.91%) Cisco CUCM
9 6 (2.91%) Cisco UCCX
9 6 (2.91%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 6 (2.91%) WSUS
10 4 (1.94%) Cisco UCCE
10 4 (1.94%) Legato
10 4 (1.94%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 86 (41.75%) VMware
2 59 (28.64%) Cisco
3 53 (25.73%) Microsoft
4 31 (15.05%) Citrix
5 29 (14.08%) F5
6 23 (11.17%) CheckPoint
6 23 (11.17%) Juniper
7 22 (10.68%) Red Hat
8 20 (9.71%) HP
9 15 (7.28%) EMC
9 15 (7.28%) Splunk
10 12 (5.83%) Veeam
11 7 (3.40%) ArcSight
11 7 (3.40%) Avaya
11 7 (3.40%) Dell
11 7 (3.40%) Forcepoint
11 7 (3.40%) GFI Software
11 7 (3.40%) Remedy
12 6 (2.91%) Intel Security
12 6 (2.91%) Sophos
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