The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
England / South East
Rank 82 85 73
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing DNS 502 647 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.37% 3.31% 3.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.89% 16.49% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 434 565 645
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3160 3924 4551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.20% 20.06% 22.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2540 3308 3453
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DNS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

DNS Salary Trend in the South East

DNS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

DNS Salary Histogram in the South East

DNS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +1 108 £46,500 -15.45% 14
Surrey -4 102 £40,000 +14.28% 15
Hampshire -13 89 £45,000 +20.00% 10
Oxfordshire +59 78 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Kent +17 43 £42,500 +21.42% 9
East Sussex +36 28 £40,000 +73.91% 4
Buckinghamshire -5 25 £47,500 +7.95% 4
West Sussex 0 24 £38,750 -13.88% 5
Middlesex -4 4 £50,000 -
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 South East region with a requirement for DNS.

1 606 (53.35%) Windows
2 600 (52.82%) DHCP
3 528 (46.48%) Active Directory
4 501 (44.10%) Firewall
5 461 (40.58%) Cisco
6 442 (38.91%) TCP/IP
7 394 (34.68%) Microsoft
8 371 (32.66%) VMware
9 353 (31.07%) Windows Server
10 352 (30.99%) WAN
11 348 (30.63%) LAN
11 348 (30.63%) Linux
12 333 (29.31%) Cisco Certification
13 268 (23.59%) VMware Infrastructure
14 233 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
14 233 (20.51%) VPN
15 220 (19.37%) Windows Server 2012
16 204 (17.96%) Hyper-V
17 201 (17.69%) CCNA
18 197 (17.34%) CCNP
18 197 (17.34%) SQL Server
19 196 (17.25%) Juniper
20 180 (15.85%) MPLS
20 180 (15.85%) ITIL
21 168 (14.79%) Network Security
22 167 (14.70%) MS Exchange
23 162 (14.26%) MS Excel
24 158 (13.91%) VLAN
25 152 (13.38%) Microsoft Certification
26 150 (13.20%) Internet

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 167 (14.70%) MS Exchange
2 114 (10.04%) IIS
3 81 (7.13%) Apache
4 59 (5.19%) Tomcat
5 56 (4.93%) SharePoint
6 54 (4.75%) Exchange Server 2010
7 41 (3.61%) Skype for Business
8 33 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
9 26 (2.29%) OpenStack
10 20 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2007
11 15 (1.32%) nginx
11 15 (1.32%) WebSphere
12 11 (0.97%) JBoss
13 10 (0.88%) CMS
13 10 (0.88%) WebLogic
14 9 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
14 9 (0.79%) IBM Notes
15 6 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
16 5 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 5 (0.44%) WildFly
Applications
1 162 (14.26%) MS Excel
2 78 (6.87%) MS Office
3 21 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.088%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (0.088%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 8 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.35%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.088%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.088%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.088%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 144 (12.68%) Amazon AWS
2 135 (11.88%) Office 365
3 123 (10.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 46 (4.05%) IaaS
5 36 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
6 35 (3.08%) PaaS
7 23 (2.02%) SaaS
8 13 (1.14%) IBM Cloud
8 13 (1.14%) SoftLayer
9 12 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.35%) G Suite
11 4 (0.35%) iPaaS
12 2 (0.18%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.18%) Yammer
13 1 (0.088%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.088%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.088%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 600 (52.82%) DHCP
2 501 (44.10%) Firewall
3 442 (38.91%) TCP/IP
4 352 (30.99%) WAN
5 348 (30.63%) LAN
6 233 (20.51%) VPN
7 180 (15.85%) MPLS
8 168 (14.79%) Network Security
9 158 (13.91%) VLAN
10 150 (13.20%) Internet
11 149 (13.12%) VoIP
12 141 (12.41%) BGP
13 119 (10.48%) Wireless
14 114 (10.04%) Cisco ASA
14 114 (10.04%) OSPF
15 112 (9.86%) SAN
16 100 (8.80%) SSL
17 98 (8.63%) SMTP
18 84 (7.39%) SNMP
19 82 (7.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (17.34%) SQL Server
2 62 (5.46%) MySQL
3 47 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (2.73%) Relational Database
5 21 (1.85%) Oracle Database
6 19 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (0.97%) MongoDB
9 9 (0.79%) Big Data
10 8 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.53%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.44%) Redis
12 5 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (0.35%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (2.02%) Git (software)
2 19 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (1.41%) Subversion
3 16 (1.41%) Vagrant
3 16 (1.41%) Visual Studio
4 14 (1.23%) WinDbg
5 11 (0.97%) JIRA
6 10 (0.88%) Selenium
7 9 (0.79%) Gatling
7 9 (0.79%) JMeter
7 9 (0.79%) LoadRunner
8 8 (0.70%) TestNG
9 6 (0.53%) Android Studio
10 5 (0.44%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.35%) Bower
11 4 (0.35%) gulp
12 3 (0.26%) Trac
13 2 (0.18%) Bitbucket
13 2 (0.18%) GitLab
13 2 (0.18%) JUnit
General
1 132 (11.62%) Finance
2 85 (7.48%) Telecoms
3 30 (2.64%) Banking
4 15 (1.32%) Electronics
4 15 (1.32%) French Language
4 15 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 15 (1.32%) Marketing
5 8 (0.70%) Back Office
5 8 (0.70%) Retail
6 7 (0.62%) Law
6 7 (0.62%) Legal
6 7 (0.62%) Military
7 5 (0.44%) Advertising
7 5 (0.44%) Spanish Language
8 4 (0.35%) Games
8 4 (0.35%) German Language
8 4 (0.35%) Portuguese Language
9 3 (0.26%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.26%) Automotive
9 3 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 270 (23.77%) Network Engineer
2 182 (16.02%) Support Engineer
3 142 (12.50%) Analyst
4 129 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 128 (11.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 94 (8.27%) Administrator
7 80 (7.04%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 80 (7.04%) Support Analyst
8 79 (6.95%) Systems Administrator
9 71 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
10 70 (6.16%) Linux Engineer
11 69 (6.07%) Architect
12 68 (5.99%) Cisco Engineer
13 62 (5.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 60 (5.28%) Technical Support
15 59 (5.19%) Network Support
16 57 (5.02%) Juniper Engineer
17 55 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support
18 53 (4.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 53 (4.67%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (5.46%) .NET
2 50 (4.40%) Web Services
3 44 (3.87%) HTML
4 35 (3.08%) LAMP
5 25 (2.20%) 802.1X
6 21 (1.85%) ASP.NET
7 20 (1.76%) CSS
8 19 (1.67%) Spring
9 17 (1.50%) Regular Expression
10 14 (1.23%) AngularJS
10 14 (1.23%) XML
11 13 (1.14%) Hibernate
11 13 (1.14%) HTML5
11 13 (1.14%) JMS
12 12 (1.06%) J2EE
12 12 (1.06%) JPA
12 12 (1.06%) Vaadin
13 11 (0.97%) LAPP Stack
13 11 (0.97%) LEMP Stack
13 11 (0.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 134 (11.80%) Data Centre
2 94 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (5.63%) PKI
4 60 (5.28%) Computer Science
5 52 (4.58%) Clustering
6 45 (3.96%) Management Information System
7 38 (3.35%) Driving Licence
8 25 (2.20%) Hybrid Cloud
9 23 (2.02%) Blackberry
10 18 (1.58%) Mathematics
11 15 (1.32%) FlexPod
12 13 (1.14%) iPad
13 12 (1.06%) Replication
14 11 (0.97%) Statistics
14 11 (0.97%) VCE vBlock
15 10 (0.88%) User Experience
16 9 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
17 8 (0.70%) Client/Server
17 8 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 8 (0.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 606 (53.35%) Windows
2 353 (31.07%) Windows Server
3 348 (30.63%) Linux
4 233 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 220 (19.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 91 (8.01%) Windows 7
7 89 (7.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 72 (6.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 70 (6.16%) Unix
10 67 (5.90%) Windows 10
11 46 (4.05%) Windows 8
12 40 (3.52%) CentOS
13 26 (2.29%) Ubuntu
14 25 (2.20%) Mac OS X
15 24 (2.11%) Windows XP
16 22 (1.94%) Solaris
17 16 (1.41%) Apple iOS
18 14 (1.23%) Mac OS
19 13 (1.14%) Debian
19 13 (1.14%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (15.85%) ITIL
2 103 (9.07%) Load Balancing
3 80 (7.04%) Network Design
4 78 (6.87%) DevOps
5 77 (6.78%) Kalman Filter
6 60 (5.28%) High Availability
7 59 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
8 57 (5.02%) Service Delivery
9 56 (4.93%) Project Management
10 55 (4.84%) Problem Management
11 51 (4.49%) Disaster Recovery
11 51 (4.49%) Presales
12 50 (4.40%) Migration
13 48 (4.23%) Change Management
14 42 (3.70%) Mentoring
15 32 (2.82%) Information Security
16 31 (2.73%) Root Cause Analysis
17 30 (2.64%) Network Management
17 30 (2.64%) Service Management
18 29 (2.55%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 136 (11.97%) SQL
2 111 (9.77%) Java
3 99 (8.71%) PowerShell
4 85 (7.48%) Perl
5 69 (6.07%) Python
6 46 (4.05%) JavaScript
7 40 (3.52%) PHP
8 39 (3.43%) C
8 39 (3.43%) C++
9 30 (2.64%) C#
10 28 (2.46%) Bash Shell
11 23 (2.02%) Ruby
12 20 (1.76%) Shell Script
13 16 (1.41%) PL/SQL
14 13 (1.14%) T-SQL
14 13 (1.14%) VBScript
15 12 (1.06%) VB
16 11 (0.97%) XAML
17 9 (0.79%) VB.NET
18 4 (0.35%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 333 (29.31%) Cisco Certification
2 201 (17.69%) CCNA
3 197 (17.34%) CCNP
4 152 (13.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 114 (10.04%) MCSE
6 101 (8.89%) Degree
7 91 (8.01%) Security Cleared
8 85 (7.48%) SC Cleared
9 63 (5.55%) MCSA
10 62 (5.46%) CCIE
11 45 (3.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 38 (3.35%) MCITP
13 22 (1.94%) CCVP
13 22 (1.94%) MCP
14 21 (1.85%) CISSP
15 19 (1.67%) RHCE
16 17 (1.50%) DV Cleared
17 15 (1.32%) CEH
17 15 (1.32%) CompTIA Security+
17 15 (1.32%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (9.24%) SLA
2 43 (3.79%) PCI DSS
3 31 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.88%) FISMA
4 10 (0.88%) QA
5 7 (0.62%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.18%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.088%) COBIT
7 1 (0.088%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.088%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.088%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.088%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 528 (46.48%) Active Directory
2 268 (23.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 204 (17.96%) Hyper-V
4 103 (9.07%) vSphere
5 45 (3.96%) VMware ESXi
6 43 (3.79%) vCloud
7 32 (2.82%) VMware ESX
8 27 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
9 22 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
9 22 (1.94%) XenApp
10 19 (1.67%) Docker
10 19 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 19 (1.67%) Terminal Services
11 15 (1.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 13 (1.14%) Firmware
13 11 (0.97%) Postfix
14 10 (0.88%) ISA Server
14 10 (0.88%) XenDesktop
15 9 (0.79%) Samba
15 9 (0.79%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 81 (7.13%) SCCM
2 68 (5.99%) SCOM
3 67 (5.90%) Puppet
4 44 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (2.82%) Nagios
6 30 (2.64%) Backup Exec
7 23 (2.02%) Ansible
8 17 (1.50%) Cisco Prime
9 16 (1.41%) SolarWinds Orion
9 16 (1.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 11 (0.97%) Microsoft Clustering
10 11 (0.97%) WSUS
11 10 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
11 10 (0.88%) Red Hat Satellite
12 9 (0.79%) Cisco UCCE
12 9 (0.79%) Cisco UCCX
12 9 (0.79%) cPanel
12 9 (0.79%) NetBackup
12 9 (0.79%) vRealize
13 8 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 461 (40.58%) Cisco
2 394 (34.68%) Microsoft
3 371 (32.66%) VMware
4 196 (17.25%) Juniper
5 144 (12.68%) Palo Alto
6 117 (10.30%) CheckPoint
7 91 (8.01%) HP
7 91 (8.01%) Red Hat
8 76 (6.69%) F5
9 71 (6.25%) Citrix
10 70 (6.16%) Oracle
11 62 (5.46%) SolarWinds
12 45 (3.96%) Dell
13 43 (3.79%) Avaya
14 40 (3.52%) Mitel
15 32 (2.82%) Riverbed
16 27 (2.38%) Veeam
17 26 (2.29%) NetApp
17 26 (2.29%) Symantec
18 24 (2.11%) Veritas
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 6 hours ago
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Good package + 28 days paid holiday
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cloudscope
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £27,000 to £28,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 per annum + Pension + 8% Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kent
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus up to 20% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Westerham, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Webrecruit
Salary: £32,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum plus excellent benefit package and holiday all
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Elliot
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus bonus, pension, private healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Dane Partnership
Salary: £32,000 per annum (negotiable)
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Includes bonus, plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum benefits + progression
Posted: 2 days ago