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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 70 94 90
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 791 583 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.59% 2.76% 3.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.95% 12.54% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 610 482 655
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
DNS
England

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
4959 4648 5336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.54% 22.00% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3653 3619 4358
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +27 284 £41,250 -8.33% 23
Surrey +8 161 £40,000 -5.88% 36
Hampshire +15 133 £35,000 - 10
Oxfordshire +37 79 £29,500 -15.71% 6
East Sussex +3 59 £30,000 -6.25% 2
West Sussex -6 42 £45,000 +24.13% 3
Kent -13 15 £57,500 +55.40% 3
Buckinghamshire -18 10 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Middlesex -7 3 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Thames Valley - 3 £55,000 -
Isle of Wight - 2 £41,500 - 2
Home Counties +11 1 - -
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 981 (63.01%) Windows
2 784 (50.35%) DHCP
3 684 (43.93%) Microsoft
4 677 (43.48%) Active Directory
5 606 (38.92%) VMware
6 561 (36.03%) Firewall
7 548 (35.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 525 (33.72%) TCP/IP
9 468 (30.06%) VMware Infrastructure
10 465 (29.87%) Linux
11 415 (26.65%) MS Exchange
12 414 (26.59%) Cisco
13 391 (25.11%) Windows Server 2003
14 379 (24.34%) Citrix
15 376 (24.15%) SQL
16 331 (21.26%) MS Excel
17 311 (19.97%) ITIL
18 286 (18.37%) VPN
19 281 (18.05%) Microsoft Certification
20 277 (17.79%) HP
20 277 (17.79%) WAN
21 274 (17.60%) Windows Server 2012
22 254 (16.31%) SQL Server
23 235 (15.09%) LAN
24 234 (15.03%) Security Cleared
25 228 (14.64%) IIS
26 225 (14.45%) SAN
27 220 (14.13%) Juniper
28 208 (13.36%) MCSE
29 207 (13.29%) Exchange Server 2010

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 415 (26.65%) MS Exchange
2 228 (14.64%) IIS
3 207 (13.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 193 (12.40%) Apache
5 149 (9.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 147 (9.44%) SharePoint
7 136 (8.73%) Exchange Server 2007
8 118 (7.58%) Tomcat
9 75 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2013
10 68 (4.37%) Lync
10 68 (4.37%) SharePoint 2010
11 35 (2.25%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 25 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 25 (1.61%) WebSphere
13 23 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
14 19 (1.22%) WebLogic
15 16 (1.03%) Lotus Domino
16 15 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
17 14 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
18 12 (0.77%) Resin
Applications
1 331 (21.26%) MS Excel
2 161 (10.34%) MS Office
3 14 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.064%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.39%) Magento
4 4 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.19%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.13%) RMDS
6 2 (0.13%) Cognos Controller
7 1 (0.064%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.064%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 68 (4.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (4.11%) Office 365
3 34 (2.18%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (1.86%) SaaS
5 25 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (1.28%) Basecamp
7 17 (1.09%) IaaS
8 10 (0.64%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.064%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.064%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.064%) Route 53
9 1 (0.064%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 784 (50.35%) DHCP
2 561 (36.03%) Firewall
3 525 (33.72%) TCP/IP
4 286 (18.37%) VPN
5 277 (17.79%) WAN
6 235 (15.09%) LAN
7 225 (14.45%) SAN
8 197 (12.65%) Internet
9 186 (11.95%) SSL
10 161 (10.34%) HTTP
11 150 (9.63%) Wireless
12 147 (9.44%) VoIP
13 141 (9.06%) LDAP
14 130 (8.35%) SMTP
15 127 (8.16%) Network Security
16 122 (7.84%) FTP
17 120 (7.71%) BGP
18 116 (7.45%) OSPF
19 115 (7.39%) VLAN
20 105 (6.74%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (16.31%) SQL Server
2 189 (12.14%) MySQL
3 48 (3.08%) EDRMS
4 42 (2.70%) IDOL
5 39 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 37 (2.38%) Oracle Database
7 29 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 25 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
9 24 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
11 15 (0.96%) Relational Database
12 14 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
13 12 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (0.64%) MS Access
15 8 (0.51%) OLAP
15 8 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
15 8 (0.51%) RDBMS
15 8 (0.51%) Oracle OLAP
16 6 (0.39%) MongoDB
17 5 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 22 (1.41%) MSI
2 21 (1.35%) JIRA
2 21 (1.35%) Jenkins
3 11 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (0.58%) Visual Studio
5 7 (0.45%) Git (software)
6 6 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (0.39%) Selenium
6 6 (0.39%) Subversion
7 4 (0.26%) PHPUnit
7 4 (0.26%) Ant
8 3 (0.19%) WebLOAD
9 2 (0.13%) WATIR
9 2 (0.13%) Maven
9 2 (0.13%) SilkTest
9 2 (0.13%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.13%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.13%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.064%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.064%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 202 (12.97%) Finance
2 148 (9.51%) Telecoms
3 102 (6.55%) Retail
4 27 (1.73%) Marketing
5 26 (1.67%) Billing
6 18 (1.16%) Advertising
7 16 (1.03%) Banking
8 15 (0.96%) Law
8 15 (0.96%) Legal
8 15 (0.96%) German Language
9 14 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 12 (0.77%) French Language
11 8 (0.51%) Electronics
12 5 (0.32%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.26%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.26%) Back Office
13 4 (0.26%) Publishing
14 3 (0.19%) Military
15 2 (0.13%) Local Government
15 2 (0.13%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 284 (18.24%) Support Engineer
2 216 (13.87%) Analyst
3 186 (11.95%) Administrator
4 146 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
5 123 (7.90%) Network Engineer
6 113 (7.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 113 (7.26%) Support Analyst
7 98 (6.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 85 (5.46%) Systems Engineer
9 79 (5.07%) Consultant
10 77 (4.95%) 2nd Line Support
10 77 (4.95%) Linux Administrator
11 68 (4.37%) Security Engineer
11 68 (4.37%) Technical Support
12 59 (3.79%) Technical Engineer
13 57 (3.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 56 (3.60%) IT Support
15 51 (3.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 51 (3.28%) Architect
16 48 (3.08%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (5.20%) LAMP
2 80 (5.14%) CSS
3 79 (5.07%) HTML
4 60 (3.85%) XML
5 43 (2.76%) SOAP
6 39 (2.50%) jQuery
7 32 (2.06%) Ajax
8 25 (1.61%) Web Services
8 25 (1.61%) .NET
9 18 (1.16%) ASP.NET
10 17 (1.09%) COM
11 16 (1.03%) WAMP
12 15 (0.96%) Rendezvous
12 15 (0.96%) Software Packaging
13 12 (0.77%) Java EE
13 12 (0.77%) XHTML
14 10 (0.64%) SAML
15 9 (0.58%) J2EE
16 8 (0.51%) XSL
16 8 (0.51%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 139 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (6.36%) Clustering
3 71 (4.56%) Statistics
4 68 (4.37%) Management Information System
5 63 (4.05%) Blackberry
6 40 (2.57%) Thin Client
6 40 (2.57%) Fat Client
7 31 (1.99%) Computer Science
8 30 (1.93%) Replication
9 29 (1.86%) iPhone
10 23 (1.48%) Smartphone
11 21 (1.35%) Mathematics
12 20 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
13 19 (1.22%) PKI
14 18 (1.16%) Firmware
15 17 (1.09%) Open Source
16 15 (0.96%) CESG
17 14 (0.90%) iPad
17 14 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
18 13 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 981 (63.01%) Windows
2 548 (35.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 465 (29.87%) Linux
4 391 (25.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 274 (17.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 189 (12.14%) Windows 7
7 182 (11.69%) Windows XP
8 175 (11.24%) UNIX
9 159 (10.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 129 (8.29%) Windows 8
11 77 (4.95%) CentOS
12 74 (4.75%) Solaris
13 70 (4.50%) Windows Vista
14 40 (2.57%) Windows 2000
15 31 (1.99%) Debian
16 29 (1.86%) Android
17 26 (1.67%) Apple iOS
18 17 (1.09%) AIX
19 16 (1.03%) Ubuntu
20 14 (0.90%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (19.97%) ITIL
2 146 (9.38%) Mentoring
3 135 (8.67%) Load Balancing
4 104 (6.68%) Kalman Filter
5 89 (5.72%) Incident Management
6 88 (5.65%) Network Management
7 85 (5.46%) Disaster Recovery
8 71 (4.56%) Service Management
9 63 (4.05%) Time Management
10 61 (3.92%) Service Delivery
11 60 (3.85%) Change Management
12 59 (3.79%) Problem Management
13 56 (3.60%) Project Management
13 56 (3.60%) DevOps
14 52 (3.34%) Configuration Management
15 46 (2.95%) Coaching
16 44 (2.83%) Software Distribution
17 41 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
17 41 (2.63%) Network Design
18 38 (2.44%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 376 (24.15%) SQL
2 128 (8.22%) PowerShell
3 125 (8.03%) PHP
4 109 (7.00%) Perl
5 102 (6.55%) Java
6 94 (6.04%) Bash Shell
7 73 (4.69%) JavaScript
8 63 (4.05%) Python
9 53 (3.40%) C++
10 45 (2.89%) C#
11 39 (2.50%) VBScript
12 30 (1.93%) Shell Script
12 30 (1.93%) C
13 29 (1.86%) VB
14 22 (1.41%) PHP5
15 14 (0.90%) T-SQL
16 13 (0.83%) Ruby
17 11 (0.71%) VB.NET
18 7 (0.45%) Tcl
19 3 (0.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 281 (18.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 234 (15.03%) Security Cleared
3 208 (13.36%) MCSE
4 206 (13.23%) Cisco Certification
5 187 (12.01%) SC Cleared
6 152 (9.76%) Degree
7 141 (9.06%) DV Cleared
8 136 (8.73%) CCNA
9 130 (8.35%) MCITP
10 111 (7.13%) MCSA
11 99 (6.36%) CCNP
12 66 (4.24%) MCTS
13 61 (3.92%) MCP
14 51 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 40 (2.57%) ITIL Certification
16 37 (2.38%) CCIE
17 36 (2.31%) CISSP
18 27 (1.73%) CISM
19 19 (1.22%) CEH
20 18 (1.16%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 194 (12.46%) SLA
2 41 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 39 (2.50%) PCI DSS
4 25 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 20 (1.28%) ISO 9001
6 18 (1.16%) QA
7 4 (0.26%) COBIT
8 2 (0.13%) HL7
8 2 (0.13%) BS7799
System Software
1 677 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 468 (30.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 206 (13.23%) Hyper-V
4 102 (6.55%) VMware ESXi
5 98 (6.29%) XenApp
6 90 (5.78%) vSphere
7 85 (5.46%) ISA Server
8 77 (4.95%) VMware ESX
9 64 (4.11%) XenDesktop
10 62 (3.98%) NFS
11 51 (3.28%) Terminal Services
12 43 (2.76%) UAG
13 39 (2.50%) Postfix
14 32 (2.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 29 (1.86%) Snort
16 27 (1.73%) Forefront TMG
17 22 (1.41%) Samba
18 17 (1.09%) Terminal Server
19 16 (1.03%) Squid
19 16 (1.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 147 (9.44%) SCCM
2 121 (7.77%) Backup Exec
3 106 (6.81%) NetBackup
4 82 (5.27%) Norton AntiVirus
5 81 (5.20%) Puppet
6 62 (3.98%) SCOM
7 51 (3.28%) Nagios
8 46 (2.95%) WSUS
9 34 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
10 27 (1.73%) HP SIM
11 25 (1.61%) SCVMM
11 25 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 19 (1.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 18 (1.16%) CiscoWorks
14 17 (1.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 16 (1.03%) Netcool
15 16 (1.03%) Zenoss
16 15 (0.96%) HP NNM
17 14 (0.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 13 (0.83%) Munin
Vendors
1 684 (43.93%) Microsoft
2 606 (38.92%) VMware
3 414 (26.59%) Cisco
4 379 (24.34%) Citrix
5 277 (17.79%) HP
6 220 (14.13%) Juniper
7 199 (12.78%) Red Hat
8 159 (10.21%) Symantec
9 145 (9.31%) Oracle
10 106 (6.81%) F5
11 99 (6.36%) Veeam
12 96 (6.17%) Apple
13 89 (5.72%) Dell
14 87 (5.59%) Veritas
15 86 (5.52%) EMC
16 68 (4.37%) Fujitsu
17 62 (3.98%) CheckPoint
18 55 (3.53%) Meridio
19 50 (3.21%) Meru Networks
20 39 (2.50%) IBM
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