The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 27 58 44
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -14
Permanent jobs citing DNS 19 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.07% 2.42% 3.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.59% 12.40% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 12
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,800 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £58,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%

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
88 129 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 28.12% 19.52% 25.24%
Number of salaries quoted 74 111 112
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

DNS Salary Histogram in Slough

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Slough region with a requirement for DNS.

1 28 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) PowerShell
3 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (47.06%) Hyper-V
4 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (47.06%) Windows Server
5 15 (44.12%) Ansible
5 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (44.12%) PCI DSS
6 14 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (41.18%) vSphere
6 14 (41.18%) Cisco
7 13 (38.24%) DHCP
7 13 (38.24%) Firewall
8 12 (35.29%) SLA
8 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
9 11 (32.35%) Linux
9 11 (32.35%) VMware
9 11 (32.35%) Puppet
9 11 (32.35%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (29.41%) High Availability
10 10 (29.41%) Demand Management
10 10 (29.41%) Customer Requirements
10 10 (29.41%) Hybrid Cloud
10 10 (29.41%) Dell
10 10 (29.41%) Perl
10 10 (29.41%) ITIL
11 9 (26.47%) MCSE
11 9 (26.47%) Python

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (23.53%) OpenStack
2 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
3 6 (17.65%) Skype for Business
4 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (5.88%) CMS
6 1 (2.94%) Apache
6 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (26.47%) IBM Cloud
3 9 (26.47%) SoftLayer
4 7 (20.59%) SaaS
5 6 (17.65%) Office 365
6 5 (14.71%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (5.88%) IaaS
9 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) DHCP
1 13 (38.24%) Firewall
2 8 (23.53%) VSAN
3 7 (20.59%) SAN
3 7 (20.59%) SMTP
4 6 (17.65%) Network Security
4 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 5 (14.71%) LAN
5 5 (14.71%) MPLS
5 5 (14.71%) NAS
5 5 (14.71%) SNMP
5 5 (14.71%) VoIP
6 3 (8.82%) VPN
7 2 (5.88%) WAN
8 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.94%) LDAP
8 1 (2.94%) Skype
8 1 (2.94%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Vagrant
2 5 (14.71%) WinDbg
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.94%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) JUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 5 (14.71%) Back Office
1 5 (14.71%) Legal
1 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Architect
2 9 (26.47%) Cloud Architect
2 9 (26.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Automation Architect
3 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Linux Support
5 4 (11.76%) Linux Support Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Technical Support
5 4 (11.76%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Operations Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Operations Team Leader
6 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
6 3 (8.82%) VoIP Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Principal Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Data Centre Operations Manager
8 1 (2.94%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Hybrid Cloud
2 8 (23.53%) FlexPod
2 8 (23.53%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (47.06%) Windows Server
3 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (32.35%) Linux
5 7 (20.59%) Windows 8
6 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
7 5 (14.71%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.94%) AIX
8 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Customer Requirements
1 10 (29.41%) Demand Management
1 10 (29.41%) High Availability
1 10 (29.41%) ITIL
2 9 (26.47%) Converged Infrastructure
3 7 (20.59%) DevOps
4 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 6 (17.65%) Presales
5 5 (14.71%) Change Control
5 5 (14.71%) Change Management
5 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
5 5 (14.71%) Migration
5 5 (14.71%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
6 4 (11.76%) Open Source
7 3 (8.82%) B2B
7 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) PowerShell
2 10 (29.41%) Perl
3 9 (26.47%) Python
3 9 (26.47%) Ruby
4 6 (17.65%) Java
5 5 (14.71%) VBScript
6 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
6 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) MCSE
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (23.53%) VCDX
3 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (14.71%) CCNP
4 5 (14.71%) CCVP
5 4 (11.76%) MCSA
6 1 (2.94%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (44.12%) PCI DSS
2 12 (35.29%) SLA
3 5 (14.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 16 (47.06%) Hyper-V
3 14 (41.18%) vSphere
4 9 (26.47%) vCloud
5 8 (23.53%) Docker
6 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (14.71%) ISA Server
7 5 (14.71%) VMware ESX
8 4 (11.76%) Firmware
9 1 (2.94%) KVM
9 1 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (44.12%) Ansible
2 11 (32.35%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (32.35%) Puppet
3 8 (23.53%) vRealize
4 5 (14.71%) WSUS
5 1 (2.94%) cPanel
5 1 (2.94%) Nagios
5 1 (2.94%) Plesk
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Cisco
2 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 11 (32.35%) VMware
4 10 (29.41%) Dell
5 9 (26.47%) Nimsoft
6 5 (14.71%) Avaya
6 5 (14.71%) HP
7 4 (11.76%) NetApp