The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 54 41 46
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 7 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.30% 5.15% 3.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 16.56% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 24
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -19.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.40% -5.33%
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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
112 157 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 20.78% 31.09% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 76 131 120
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

DNS
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Slough region.

DNS Salary Trend in Slough

DNS
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Slough region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Slough

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 20 (68.97%) Windows
1 20 (68.97%) DHCP
2 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
3 16 (55.17%) Cisco
4 15 (51.72%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (51.72%) Linux
5 13 (44.83%) CCNA
5 13 (44.83%) Lync
6 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
6 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (34.48%) OpenUP
7 10 (34.48%) SLA
7 10 (34.48%) WAN
7 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
7 10 (34.48%) ITIL
7 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
7 10 (34.48%) Data Centre
8 9 (31.03%) Java
8 9 (31.03%) Citrix
8 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (27.59%) Firewall
9 8 (27.59%) VMware
9 8 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
9 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
9 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (27.59%) MCSE
10 7 (24.14%) Perl
10 7 (24.14%) SAN
10 7 (24.14%) Telecoms

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 13 (44.83%) Lync
2 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
3 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (13.79%) IBM Notes
5 3 (10.34%) Apache
5 3 (10.34%) nginx
6 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
6 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
6 2 (6.90%) JBoss
6 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
7 1 (3.45%) IIS
7 1 (3.45%) Site Server
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (68.97%) DHCP
2 10 (34.48%) WAN
3 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
3 8 (27.59%) Firewall
4 7 (24.14%) SAN
5 6 (20.69%) VPN
5 6 (20.69%) LAN
5 6 (20.69%) VLAN
6 5 (17.24%) DAB
7 4 (13.79%) SNMP
7 4 (13.79%) SSL
7 4 (13.79%) RTP
7 4 (13.79%) VoIP
7 4 (13.79%) ISDN
7 4 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (13.79%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (13.79%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (6.90%) iSCSI
8 2 (6.90%) Unified Communications
8 2 (6.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) MySQL
General
1 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Support Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (17.24%) Applications Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Systems Support
2 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Support
3 4 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Server Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) SOAP
2 4 (13.79%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.24%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Xbox
3 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Linux
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (17.24%) UNIX
7 5 (17.24%) Solaris
8 4 (13.79%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (10.34%) CentOS
10 2 (6.90%) SUSE
11 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
11 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
11 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
11 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
11 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
11 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) ITIL
1 10 (34.48%) OpenUP
2 6 (20.69%) Change Management
3 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.45%) Data Security
3 1 (3.45%) Migration
3 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.45%) Time Management
3 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.45%) Server Building
3 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) Java
2 7 (24.14%) Perl
3 6 (20.69%) SQL
4 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
5 4 (13.79%) C#
5 4 (13.79%) C++
6 2 (6.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (44.83%) CCNA
3 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (27.59%) MCSE
4 5 (17.24%) JNCIA
5 4 (13.79%) MCTS
5 4 (13.79%) Degree
5 4 (13.79%) CNE
5 4 (13.79%) Novell Certification
5 4 (13.79%) CCVP
6 3 (10.34%) MCSA
7 2 (6.90%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (34.48%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) XenDesktop
2 5 (17.24%) vSphere
2 5 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (17.24%) NFS
3 4 (13.79%) XenApp
3 4 (13.79%) Samba
3 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.90%) qmail
4 2 (6.90%) Squid
5 1 (3.45%) Xen
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.45%) Terminal Server
5 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
5 1 (3.45%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) WSUS
2 5 (17.24%) SCCM
3 2 (6.90%) ZABBIX
3 2 (6.90%) Nagios
4 1 (3.45%) Plesk
4 1 (3.45%) Puppet
4 1 (3.45%) cPanel
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Cisco
2 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
3 9 (31.03%) Citrix
4 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
4 8 (27.59%) VMware
5 5 (17.24%) Redknee
5 5 (17.24%) Juniper
5 5 (17.24%) Tekelec
5 5 (17.24%) Sandvine
6 4 (13.79%) Oracle
6 4 (13.79%) Lotus
6 4 (13.79%) HP
6 4 (13.79%) Brocade
6 4 (13.79%) ProCurve
6 4 (13.79%) SolarWinds
6 4 (13.79%) 3PAR
7 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.90%) Avaya
8 1 (3.45%) NetApp
8 1 (3.45%) McAfee
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