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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 53 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 8 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.40% 3.56% 3.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.90% 13.48% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 23
Average salary £46,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.41% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,300 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
116 141 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 20.35% 26.45% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 98 121 128
Average salary £46,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Slough

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 31 (81.58%) Windows
1 31 (81.58%) DHCP
2 29 (76.32%) Active Directory
3 19 (50.00%) Linux
4 17 (44.74%) OpenUP
5 16 (42.11%) Cisco
6 15 (39.47%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (39.47%) MS Exchange
7 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
8 13 (34.21%) CCNA
8 13 (34.21%) Red Hat
8 13 (34.21%) SQL
8 13 (34.21%) VMware
8 13 (34.21%) Lync
9 11 (28.95%) Change Management
10 10 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (26.32%) SCCM
10 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (26.32%) ITIL
10 10 (26.32%) WAN
10 10 (26.32%) SLA
10 10 (26.32%) SAN
11 9 (23.68%) Citrix
11 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
11 9 (23.68%) Java
11 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (21.05%) MCSE
12 8 (21.05%) HP
12 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (39.47%) MS Exchange
2 13 (34.21%) Lync
3 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (15.79%) IIS
5 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (10.53%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.63%) Apache
7 1 (2.63%) Site Server
7 1 (2.63%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Office
2 6 (15.79%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (81.58%) DHCP
2 10 (26.32%) WAN
2 10 (26.32%) SAN
3 7 (18.42%) Firewall
3 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
4 6 (15.79%) LAN
4 6 (15.79%) Network Security
5 5 (13.16%) VLAN
5 5 (13.16%) VPN
5 5 (13.16%) DAB
6 4 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (10.53%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (10.53%) Structured Cabling
6 4 (10.53%) SNMP
6 4 (10.53%) VoIP
6 4 (10.53%) ISDN
6 4 (10.53%) RTP
7 2 (5.26%) SSL
7 2 (5.26%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Systems Support
2 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (13.16%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Platform Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Technical Support
3 4 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Server Support
4 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (7.89%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (7.89%) Server Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Server Specialist
4 3 (7.89%) Platform Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) SOAP
2 4 (10.53%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) CLARiiON
1 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) Xbox
2 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (81.58%) Windows
2 19 (50.00%) Linux
3 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (13.16%) UNIX
6 5 (13.16%) Solaris
7 4 (10.53%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.63%) CentOS
8 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) OpenUP
2 11 (28.95%) Change Management
3 10 (26.32%) ITIL
4 6 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (15.79%) Data Security
5 4 (10.53%) Workflow
5 4 (10.53%) Workflow Management
5 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 4 (10.53%) Transition Management
6 3 (7.89%) People Management
6 3 (7.89%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.63%) Time Management
7 1 (2.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) SQL
2 9 (23.68%) Java
3 5 (13.16%) Perl
3 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
4 4 (10.53%) C#
4 4 (10.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (34.21%) CCNA
3 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (21.05%) MCSE
4 5 (13.16%) JNCIA
5 4 (10.53%) MCTS
5 4 (10.53%) Degree
5 4 (10.53%) CNE
5 4 (10.53%) Novell Certification
5 4 (10.53%) CCVP
6 3 (7.89%) MCSA
7 2 (5.26%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) SLA
2 6 (15.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (15.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (76.32%) Active Directory
2 10 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (15.79%) ISA Server
4 5 (13.16%) XenDesktop
4 5 (13.16%) vSphere
4 5 (13.16%) NFS
5 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (10.53%) XenApp
5 4 (10.53%) Samba
6 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) SCCM
2 6 (15.79%) WSUS
3 5 (13.16%) ARCserve
4 1 (2.63%) Plesk
4 1 (2.63%) cPanel
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Cisco
2 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 13 (34.21%) Red Hat
3 13 (34.21%) VMware
4 9 (23.68%) Citrix
5 8 (21.05%) HP
6 6 (15.79%) McAfee
6 6 (15.79%) Websense
6 6 (15.79%) ServiceNow
7 5 (13.16%) F5
7 5 (13.16%) EMC
7 5 (13.16%) Juniper
7 5 (13.16%) Redknee
8 4 (10.53%) Brocade
8 4 (10.53%) ProCurve
8 4 (10.53%) SolarWinds
8 4 (10.53%) 3PAR
8 4 (10.53%) Oracle
8 4 (10.53%) Lotus
9 2 (5.26%) Avaya
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