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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 81 75 99
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +24
Permanent jobs citing DNS 675 777 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.50% 3.72% 2.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.85% 16.77% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 576 616 494
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
4005 4634 4316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.78% 22.18% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3394 3567 3391
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -11 188 £45,000 +12.50% 34
Surrey +1 186 £37,500 -3.84% 25
Hampshire +47 155 £37,500 +4.16% 24
Kent 0 50 £35,000 +3.70% 4
Buckinghamshire -8 42 £37,500 - 4
West Sussex -23 30 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Oxfordshire -21 29 £45,000 +93.90% 8
Middlesex +6 5 £50,000 +65.28%
East Sussex -7 2 £30,750 -23.12% 4
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 837 (59.83%) Windows
2 722 (51.61%) Active Directory
3 648 (46.32%) DHCP
4 597 (42.67%) Microsoft
5 584 (41.74%) Firewall
6 570 (40.74%) TCP/IP
7 525 (37.53%) VMware
8 499 (35.67%) Windows Server
9 492 (35.17%) Linux
10 452 (32.31%) Cisco
11 407 (29.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 348 (24.87%) VMware Infrastructure
13 341 (24.37%) VPN
14 328 (23.45%) MS Exchange
15 317 (22.66%) LAN
16 294 (21.02%) WAN
17 290 (20.73%) Windows Server 2012
18 289 (20.66%) Cisco Certification
19 266 (19.01%) Hyper-V
20 245 (17.51%) MS Excel
21 237 (16.94%) ITIL
22 221 (15.80%) SAN
23 214 (15.30%) Microsoft Certification
24 206 (14.72%) Internet
25 203 (14.51%) Degree
26 187 (13.37%) Data Centre
27 181 (12.94%) SSL
28 179 (12.79%) SQL Server
28 179 (12.79%) Windows Server 2003
29 178 (12.72%) SLA

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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
1 328 (23.45%) MS Exchange
2 177 (12.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 169 (12.08%) IIS
4 119 (8.51%) Skype for Business
5 104 (7.43%) Apache
6 82 (5.86%) SharePoint
7 77 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 60 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2013
9 52 (3.72%) OpenStack
10 47 (3.36%) Tomcat
11 44 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2003
12 38 (2.72%) JBoss
13 34 (2.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 34 (2.43%) nginx
14 24 (1.72%) WebLogic
15 12 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
15 12 (0.86%) Office Communications Server
16 10 (0.71%) IBM Domino
17 7 (0.50%) CMS
17 7 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 245 (17.51%) MS Excel
2 137 (9.79%) MS Office
3 12 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.071%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 10 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
1 10 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.14%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.071%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.071%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.071%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 136 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 112 (8.01%) Office 365
3 80 (5.72%) Amazon AWS
4 60 (4.29%) SaaS
5 58 (4.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 36 (2.57%) Google Compute Engine
7 20 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
8 18 (1.29%) IaaS
9 17 (1.22%) SoftLayer
10 15 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
11 11 (0.79%) Google Apps
12 5 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.21%) Mimecast
14 2 (0.14%) PaaS
15 1 (0.071%) Amazon EC2
15 1 (0.071%) Amazon S3
15 1 (0.071%) Google Analytics
15 1 (0.071%) Joyent
15 1 (0.071%) Route 53
15 1 (0.071%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 648 (46.32%) DHCP
2 584 (41.74%) Firewall
3 570 (40.74%) TCP/IP
4 341 (24.37%) VPN
5 317 (22.66%) LAN
6 294 (21.02%) WAN
7 221 (15.80%) SAN
8 206 (14.72%) Internet
9 181 (12.94%) SSL
10 156 (11.15%) HTTP
11 149 (10.65%) VoIP
12 140 (10.01%) VLAN
13 126 (9.01%) SMTP
14 107 (7.65%) Cisco ASA
15 103 (7.36%) MPLS
16 96 (6.86%) LDAP
17 91 (6.50%) Network Security
18 89 (6.36%) FTP
19 80 (5.72%) Wireless
20 77 (5.50%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 155 (11.08%) MySQL
3 68 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 53 (3.79%) NoSQL
5 48 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 43 (3.07%) Apache Cassandra
7 25 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (1.07%) SQL Server 2014
9 13 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (0.86%) Big Data
10 12 (0.86%) Hadoop
11 10 (0.71%) PowerPivot
12 9 (0.64%) Oracle Database
13 8 (0.57%) Relational Database
13 8 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (0.50%) Power BI
14 7 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 29 (2.07%) Jenkins
2 26 (1.86%) Git (software)
3 23 (1.64%) PHPUnit
4 18 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (0.71%) JIRA
6 8 (0.57%) Selenium
6 8 (0.57%) TeamCity
6 8 (0.57%) Vagrant
7 7 (0.50%) Eclipse
7 7 (0.50%) JUnit
7 7 (0.50%) Subversion
8 5 (0.36%) Ant
8 5 (0.36%) Maven
9 4 (0.29%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.21%) MSI
10 3 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.14%) ClearCase
11 2 (0.14%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.14%) RSpec
11 2 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 149 (10.65%) Finance
2 145 (10.36%) Telecoms
3 26 (1.86%) Manufacturing
4 21 (1.50%) Electronics
5 19 (1.36%) Marketing
6 14 (1.00%) Retail
7 10 (0.71%) Advertising
7 10 (0.71%) Back Office
7 10 (0.71%) Local Government
8 8 (0.57%) Aerospace
8 8 (0.57%) Legal
9 7 (0.50%) Billing
9 7 (0.50%) Law
10 3 (0.21%) Front Office
10 3 (0.21%) Publishing
11 2 (0.14%) Automotive
11 2 (0.14%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.14%) German Language
12 1 (0.071%) Banking
12 1 (0.071%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 217 (15.51%) Support Engineer
2 206 (14.72%) Administrator
3 177 (12.65%) Network Engineer
4 167 (11.94%) Analyst
5 165 (11.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 153 (10.94%) Systems Administrator
7 118 (8.43%) Architect
8 105 (7.51%) Support Analyst
9 98 (7.01%) IT Support
10 97 (6.93%) 2nd Line Support
11 92 (6.58%) IT Engineer
12 81 (5.79%) Systems Engineer
13 72 (5.15%) Windows Engineer
14 66 (4.72%) IT Support Engineer
15 60 (4.29%) Security Engineer
16 54 (3.86%) Linux Engineer
17 53 (3.79%) Consultant
17 53 (3.79%) Technical Support
18 52 (3.72%) Developer
19 50 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (6.29%) HTML
2 82 (5.86%) LAMP
3 77 (5.50%) Web Services
4 75 (5.36%) CSS
5 41 (2.93%) jQuery
6 37 (2.64%) Sass
7 36 (2.57%) Phalcon
8 35 (2.50%) .NET
8 35 (2.50%) XHTML
9 22 (1.57%) LEMP Stack
9 22 (1.57%) REST
10 20 (1.43%) 802.1X
11 17 (1.22%) Ajax
12 15 (1.07%) Middleware
13 13 (0.93%) JMS
13 13 (0.93%) LAPP Stack
13 13 (0.93%) XML
14 11 (0.79%) J2EE
14 11 (0.79%) SOAP
14 11 (0.79%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 187 (13.37%) Data Centre
2 149 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
3 93 (6.65%) Clustering
4 78 (5.58%) Computer Science
5 60 (4.29%) Blackberry
6 57 (4.07%) PKI
7 51 (3.65%) EqualLogic
8 41 (2.93%) Management Information System
9 37 (2.64%) Hybrid Cloud
10 31 (2.22%) Replication
11 27 (1.93%) Client/Server
12 26 (1.86%) Driving Licence
12 26 (1.86%) HP Storage
13 20 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
14 17 (1.22%) FlexPod
14 17 (1.22%) VCE vBlock
15 15 (1.07%) Enterprise Storage
16 13 (0.93%) Algorithms
16 13 (0.93%) User Experience
17 12 (0.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 837 (59.83%) Windows
2 499 (35.67%) Windows Server
3 492 (35.17%) Linux
4 407 (29.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 290 (20.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 179 (12.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 177 (12.65%) Windows 7
8 109 (7.79%) Windows 8
9 92 (6.58%) Windows XP
10 83 (5.93%) Unix
11 74 (5.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 50 (3.57%) Debian
13 43 (3.07%) CentOS
14 35 (2.50%) Ubuntu
15 32 (2.29%) Solaris
16 28 (2.00%) Windows 10
17 17 (1.22%) Windows Vista
18 15 (1.07%) Mac OS X
19 11 (0.79%) AIX
20 10 (0.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (16.94%) ITIL
2 130 (9.29%) Load Balancing
3 110 (7.86%) High Availability
4 106 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
5 102 (7.29%) Agile Software Development
6 98 (7.01%) Migration
7 93 (6.65%) DevOps
8 85 (6.08%) Configuration Management
9 79 (5.65%) Project Management
10 76 (5.43%) Capacity Management
11 71 (5.08%) Change Management
12 68 (4.86%) Information Security
12 68 (4.86%) Mentoring
13 63 (4.50%) Service Delivery
14 55 (3.93%) Kalman Filter
15 53 (3.79%) Capacity Planning
16 49 (3.50%) OOP
17 47 (3.36%) Presales
17 47 (3.36%) Root Cause Analysis
18 45 (3.22%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 170 (12.15%) SQL
2 122 (8.72%) Perl
3 120 (8.58%) PowerShell
4 97 (6.93%) PHP
5 82 (5.86%) JavaScript
5 82 (5.86%) Python
6 59 (4.22%) Java
7 31 (2.22%) VBScript
8 30 (2.14%) Shell Script
9 27 (1.93%) C++
9 27 (1.93%) Ruby
10 25 (1.79%) Bash Shell
11 19 (1.36%) PHP 5
12 14 (1.00%) C
13 11 (0.79%) C#
13 11 (0.79%) T-SQL
14 10 (0.71%) Tcl
15 7 (0.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 7 (0.50%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.36%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 289 (20.66%) Cisco Certification
2 214 (15.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 203 (14.51%) Degree
4 169 (12.08%) MCSE
5 159 (11.37%) CCNA
6 150 (10.72%) CCNP
7 104 (7.43%) MCP
8 98 (7.01%) Security Cleared
9 95 (6.79%) MCITP
10 73 (5.22%) MCSA
11 49 (3.50%) SC Cleared
12 40 (2.86%) CCVP
13 36 (2.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 27 (1.93%) MCTS
15 23 (1.64%) CCIE
15 23 (1.64%) CISSP
16 21 (1.50%) CCNP Voice
17 17 (1.22%) VCDX
18 15 (1.07%) CEH
19 12 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (12.72%) SLA
2 48 (3.43%) PCI DSS
3 27 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 17 (1.22%) QA
5 17 (1.22%) SSAE 16
6 11 (0.79%) FISMA
6 11 (0.79%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.21%) PA-DSS
8 2 (0.14%) BS7799
8 2 (0.14%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.071%) DICOM
9 1 (0.071%) RMADS
9 1 (0.071%) SAS 70
System Software
1 722 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 348 (24.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 266 (19.01%) Hyper-V
4 130 (9.29%) vSphere
5 57 (4.07%) XenApp
6 44 (3.15%) VMware ESX
7 35 (2.50%) XenDesktop
8 32 (2.29%) Terminal Services
9 31 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
10 30 (2.14%) Docker
11 29 (2.07%) Squid
12 28 (2.00%) NFS
12 28 (2.00%) vCloud
13 15 (1.07%) qmail
14 13 (0.93%) XenServer
15 12 (0.86%) ISA Server
16 10 (0.71%) DFS Replication
17 9 (0.64%) Firmware
17 9 (0.64%) Samba
17 9 (0.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 147 (10.51%) SCCM
2 119 (8.51%) SCOM
3 108 (7.72%) Backup Exec
4 83 (5.93%) Puppet
5 67 (4.79%) WSUS
6 50 (3.57%) Nagios
7 37 (2.64%) HP Data Protector
8 36 (2.57%) NetBackup
9 32 (2.29%) Cisco CUCM
9 32 (2.29%) Cisco UCCX
10 29 (2.07%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 27 (1.93%) HP SIM
12 26 (1.86%) ZABBIX
13 25 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
14 24 (1.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 18 (1.29%) Graphite
15 18 (1.29%) logstash
16 17 (1.22%) Cacti
17 15 (1.07%) collectd
17 15 (1.07%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 597 (42.67%) Microsoft
2 525 (37.53%) VMware
3 452 (32.31%) Cisco
4 154 (11.01%) Citrix
5 153 (10.94%) HP
6 152 (10.86%) Dell
7 118 (8.43%) Symantec
8 103 (7.36%) CheckPoint
9 87 (6.22%) F5
10 86 (6.15%) Juniper
11 79 (5.65%) Google
12 70 (5.00%) Red Hat
13 52 (3.72%) Avaya
14 51 (3.65%) SonicWALL
15 44 (3.15%) NetApp
16 38 (2.72%) 3PAR
17 37 (2.64%) Oracle
18 34 (2.43%) EMC
19 32 (2.29%) Palo Alto
20 29 (2.07%) IBM
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