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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 86 69 89
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs citing DNS 604 827 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.28% 3.96% 3.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.48% 18.57% 15.13%
Number of salaries quoted 486 679 577
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
3666 4454 4970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 19.90% 21.35% 22.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2987 3538 3780
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 25 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -20 147 £45,000 - 19
Surrey -5 139 £47,500 +23.37% 15
Hampshire -18 126 £37,500 -2.59% 25
Oxfordshire -25 47 £35,000 -6.66% 10
East Sussex +26 43 £42,253 +36.30% 4
West Sussex -28 43 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Kent +4 40 £30,500 -12.85% 8
Buckinghamshire -15 15 £55,000 +34.96% 3
Middlesex -4 4 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Sussex +7 1 £50,000 +25.00%
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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.

1 837 (61.82%) Windows
2 701 (51.77%) DHCP
3 637 (47.05%) Active Directory
4 590 (43.57%) Firewall
5 569 (42.02%) VMware
6 543 (40.10%) Microsoft
7 520 (38.40%) TCP/IP
8 486 (35.89%) Linux
9 467 (34.49%) Windows Server
10 430 (31.76%) Cisco
11 373 (27.55%) VMware Infrastructure
12 353 (26.07%) Windows Server 2008
13 346 (25.55%) WAN
14 325 (24.00%) MS Exchange
15 310 (22.90%) LAN
16 247 (18.24%) Hyper-V
17 239 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
18 233 (17.21%) VPN
19 218 (16.10%) Windows Server 2012
20 215 (15.88%) Internet
21 209 (15.44%) MS Excel
22 205 (15.14%) ITIL
23 202 (14.92%) SAN
24 188 (13.88%) SQL Server
25 172 (12.70%) Perl
26 171 (12.63%) CCNA
27 170 (12.56%) HTTP
28 168 (12.41%) Data Centre
29 166 (12.26%) HP
30 161 (11.89%) Office 365

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
1 325 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 152 (11.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 126 (9.31%) IIS
4 88 (6.50%) Apache
5 78 (5.76%) SharePoint
6 71 (5.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 70 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 53 (3.91%) OpenStack
9 52 (3.84%) nginx
10 46 (3.40%) Tomcat
11 42 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2003
12 38 (2.81%) JBoss
12 38 (2.81%) Skype for Business
13 31 (2.29%) CMS
14 17 (1.26%) WebLogic
15 16 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 13 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
17 9 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
18 8 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
19 7 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 209 (15.44%) MS Excel
2 110 (8.12%) MS Office
3 11 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.37%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.074%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.074%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.37%) Temenos T24
5 3 (0.22%) HFM
6 2 (0.15%) Magento
7 1 (0.074%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.074%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.074%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 161 (11.89%) Office 365
2 124 (9.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 79 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
4 40 (2.95%) SaaS
5 25 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 24 (1.77%) Google Compute Engine
7 23 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (1.18%) IaaS
9 14 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
10 8 (0.59%) Google Apps
10 8 (0.59%) SoftLayer
11 7 (0.52%) PaaS
12 6 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.37%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 3 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 2 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
15 2 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
16 1 (0.074%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 701 (51.77%) DHCP
2 590 (43.57%) Firewall
3 520 (38.40%) TCP/IP
4 346 (25.55%) WAN
5 310 (22.90%) LAN
6 233 (17.21%) VPN
7 215 (15.88%) Internet
8 202 (14.92%) SAN
9 170 (12.56%) HTTP
10 159 (11.74%) Network Security
11 150 (11.08%) SSL
12 147 (10.86%) SMTP
13 140 (10.34%) VoIP
14 118 (8.71%) VLAN
15 106 (7.83%) FTP
15 106 (7.83%) OSPF
16 105 (7.75%) MPLS
17 101 (7.46%) LDAP
17 101 (7.46%) Wireless
18 95 (7.02%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (13.88%) SQL Server
2 131 (9.68%) MySQL
3 33 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
4 29 (2.14%) NoSQL
4 29 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 24 (1.77%) Big Data
7 21 (1.55%) Hadoop
8 18 (1.33%) Relational Database
9 17 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (0.81%) Oracle Database
11 11 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
12 10 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (0.44%) MongoDB
14 4 (0.30%) Apache Hive
14 4 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 3 (0.22%) PowerPivot
16 2 (0.15%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 48 (3.55%) Git (software)
2 40 (2.95%) Jenkins
3 31 (2.29%) Selenium
4 27 (1.99%) Vagrant
5 26 (1.92%) Visual Studio
6 21 (1.55%) LoadRunner
7 20 (1.48%) Gatling
7 20 (1.48%) JMeter
7 20 (1.48%) TestNG
8 19 (1.40%) Subversion
9 18 (1.33%) Maven
10 17 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 16 (1.18%) Ant
12 14 (1.03%) WinDbg
13 10 (0.74%) JIRA
13 10 (0.74%) PHPUnit
13 10 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (0.30%) ClearCase
14 4 (0.30%) TeamCity
14 4 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 150 (11.08%) Finance
2 115 (8.49%) Telecoms
3 43 (3.18%) Manufacturing
4 24 (1.77%) Marketing
5 21 (1.55%) Retail
6 17 (1.26%) Law
7 16 (1.18%) Electronics
8 12 (0.89%) French Language
9 11 (0.81%) Banking
10 8 (0.59%) Aerospace
10 8 (0.59%) Back Office
10 8 (0.59%) Legal
11 6 (0.44%) Games
11 6 (0.44%) Online Betting
12 5 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.37%) Publishing
13 4 (0.30%) Advertising
13 4 (0.30%) German Language
14 3 (0.22%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.22%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 282 (20.83%) Support Engineer
2 226 (16.69%) Network Engineer
3 191 (14.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 164 (12.11%) Analyst
5 139 (10.27%) Administrator
6 106 (7.83%) Systems Administrator
7 101 (7.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 99 (7.31%) Systems Engineer
9 97 (7.16%) IT Engineer
10 96 (7.09%) Support Analyst
11 91 (6.72%) Windows Engineer
12 80 (5.91%) Linux Engineer
13 74 (5.47%) 3rd Line Support
14 72 (5.32%) 2nd Line Support
15 68 (5.02%) Server Engineer
16 65 (4.80%) Developer
17 64 (4.73%) IT Support
18 63 (4.65%) Technical Support
19 59 (4.36%) Cisco Engineer
20 57 (4.21%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (7.75%) HTML
2 76 (5.61%) LAMP
3 67 (4.95%) Web Services
4 51 (3.77%) CSS
5 36 (2.66%) .NET
6 35 (2.58%) Ajax
7 33 (2.44%) XML
8 28 (2.07%) jQuery
8 28 (2.07%) LEMP Stack
9 25 (1.85%) Sass
10 24 (1.77%) Phalcon
11 21 (1.55%) ASP.NET
12 20 (1.48%) JSON
13 19 (1.40%) Regular Expression
14 17 (1.26%) RESTful
14 17 (1.26%) XHTML
15 14 (1.03%) Hibernate
15 14 (1.03%) Spring
16 13 (0.96%) 802.1X
16 13 (0.96%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 168 (12.41%) Data Centre
2 115 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
3 75 (5.54%) Computer Science
4 63 (4.65%) Clustering
5 57 (4.21%) Management Information System
6 56 (4.14%) PKI
7 50 (3.69%) Replication
8 32 (2.36%) Blackberry
9 23 (1.70%) Statistics
10 20 (1.48%) HP Storage
11 18 (1.33%) Blog
11 18 (1.33%) Driving Licence
12 17 (1.26%) User Experience
13 16 (1.18%) Fat Client
13 16 (1.18%) Mathematics
13 16 (1.18%) Thin Client
13 16 (1.18%) Visualisation
14 14 (1.03%) CESG
15 12 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 12 (0.89%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 837 (61.82%) Windows
2 486 (35.89%) Linux
3 467 (34.49%) Windows Server
4 353 (26.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 218 (16.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 150 (11.08%) Windows 7
7 137 (10.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 95 (7.02%) Windows 10
9 94 (6.94%) Windows 8
10 93 (6.87%) Unix
11 63 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 61 (4.51%) CentOS
13 47 (3.47%) Debian
14 43 (3.18%) Ubuntu
15 38 (2.81%) Solaris
16 33 (2.44%) Mac OS X
17 32 (2.36%) Windows XP
18 29 (2.14%) Android
19 23 (1.70%) Windows Vista
20 21 (1.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (15.14%) ITIL
2 113 (8.35%) DevOps
3 108 (7.98%) Load Balancing
4 86 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
6 79 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
7 73 (5.39%) Root Cause Analysis
8 67 (4.95%) Migration
9 56 (4.14%) Information Security
10 55 (4.06%) Service Delivery
11 54 (3.99%) Capacity Management
11 54 (3.99%) High Availability
12 51 (3.77%) CRM
13 50 (3.69%) Presales
14 49 (3.62%) Network Architecture
15 48 (3.55%) Open Source
16 47 (3.47%) Network Design
17 45 (3.32%) Configuration Management
17 45 (3.32%) Web Development
18 43 (3.18%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 172 (12.70%) Perl
2 151 (11.15%) Python
3 148 (10.93%) PowerShell
4 141 (10.41%) SQL
5 120 (8.86%) JavaScript
6 86 (6.35%) PHP
7 80 (5.91%) Bash Shell
8 78 (5.76%) Java
9 55 (4.06%) Ruby
10 40 (2.95%) C
11 38 (2.81%) C++
12 28 (2.07%) VBScript
13 25 (1.85%) VB
14 8 (0.59%) PL/SQL
14 8 (0.59%) Tcl
15 6 (0.44%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.37%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.22%) AWK
17 3 (0.22%) C#
17 3 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 239 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 171 (12.63%) CCNA
3 158 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 149 (11.00%) Degree
5 124 (9.16%) MCSE
6 114 (8.42%) CCNP
7 110 (8.12%) Security Cleared
8 80 (5.91%) SC Cleared
9 68 (5.02%) MCSA
10 54 (3.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 50 (3.69%) MCP
12 39 (2.88%) CISSP
13 38 (2.81%) MCITP
14 30 (2.22%) RHCSA
15 24 (1.77%) CEH
16 23 (1.70%) RHCE
17 19 (1.40%) ISEB
17 19 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 14 (1.03%) CISM
19 13 (0.96%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (10.93%) SLA
2 52 (3.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (2.44%) PCI DSS
4 23 (1.70%) QA
5 17 (1.26%) FISMA
6 15 (1.11%) HIPAA
7 13 (0.96%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.52%) DICOM
9 6 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.37%) RMADS
11 4 (0.30%) PA-DSS
12 1 (0.074%) GMP
12 1 (0.074%) SAS 70
12 1 (0.074%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 637 (47.05%) Active Directory
2 373 (27.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 247 (18.24%) Hyper-V
4 146 (10.78%) vSphere
5 77 (5.69%) VMware ESXi
6 54 (3.99%) Docker
7 48 (3.55%) XenApp
8 46 (3.40%) VMware ESX
9 34 (2.51%) XenDesktop
10 29 (2.14%) vCloud
11 28 (2.07%) Squid
12 25 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
13 23 (1.70%) Firmware
14 21 (1.55%) Virtual Servers
15 18 (1.33%) Terminal Services
16 17 (1.26%) DFS Replication
17 16 (1.18%) NFS
18 15 (1.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 15 (1.11%) Snort
19 14 (1.03%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 134 (9.90%) SCCM
2 81 (5.98%) Puppet
3 59 (4.36%) Nagios
4 57 (4.21%) Opscode Chef
5 54 (3.99%) SCOM
6 45 (3.32%) WSUS
7 42 (3.10%) Backup Exec
8 35 (2.58%) Ansible
9 31 (2.29%) HP Data Protector
10 30 (2.22%) NetBackup
11 27 (1.99%) McAfee ePO
11 27 (1.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 26 (1.92%) HP SIM
13 24 (1.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 18 (1.33%) SCSM
15 17 (1.26%) Microsoft Clustering
16 16 (1.18%) Cacti
16 16 (1.18%) SCVMM
17 14 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
17 14 (1.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 569 (42.02%) VMware
2 543 (40.10%) Microsoft
3 430 (31.76%) Cisco
4 166 (12.26%) HP
5 133 (9.82%) Citrix
6 122 (9.01%) F5
7 97 (7.16%) Juniper
8 77 (5.69%) CheckPoint
9 76 (5.61%) Red Hat
10 57 (4.21%) Symantec
11 55 (4.06%) Palo Alto
12 45 (3.32%) Dell
13 42 (3.10%) SolarWinds
14 41 (3.03%) Veeam
15 40 (2.95%) Intel Security
16 38 (2.81%) Oracle
16 38 (2.81%) Sophos
17 36 (2.66%) 3PAR
17 36 (2.66%) Google
18 35 (2.58%) Apple
Camberley, Surrey
Dane Partnership
Salary: Circa £28-32k negotiable dependent on experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 15 hours ago
Aylesford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: £19,000 per annum + 12 weeks paid holiday per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Ringwood, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Quarterly Bonus, Pension etc...
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum £25,000 to £27,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£80,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £80k basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Yoh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Inc profit share and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago