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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 79 77 82
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 633 795 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.52% 3.82% 3.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.08% 18.31% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 503 659 608
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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
3706 4343 5098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.59% 20.86% 22.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3016 3474 3768
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -15 161 £45,000 - 25
Hampshire +13 154 £35,000 -16.16% 17
Surrey -4 130 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Oxfordshire -18 47 £35,000 -3.44% 14
Kent +23 46 £28,500 -18.57% 7
East Sussex +33 37 £42,500 +84.78% 4
West Sussex -12 30 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Buckinghamshire -14 23 £55,000 +37.50% 7
Middlesex -2 5 £50,000 +25.00%
Sussex -1 1 £50,000 +25.00%
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 788 (61.61%) Windows
2 669 (52.31%) DHCP
3 603 (47.15%) Active Directory
4 555 (43.39%) Firewall
5 545 (42.61%) VMware
6 515 (40.27%) TCP/IP
7 502 (39.25%) Microsoft
8 466 (36.43%) Linux
9 433 (33.85%) Cisco
10 425 (33.23%) Windows Server
11 374 (29.24%) VMware Infrastructure
12 339 (26.51%) WAN
13 313 (24.47%) Windows Server 2008
14 304 (23.77%) MS Exchange
15 303 (23.69%) LAN
16 238 (18.61%) Cisco Certification
17 232 (18.14%) Hyper-V
18 215 (16.81%) VPN
19 207 (16.18%) Internet
19 207 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
20 204 (15.95%) MS Excel
21 200 (15.64%) SQL Server
22 185 (14.46%) ITIL
23 172 (13.45%) CCNA
24 167 (13.06%) Data Centre
25 164 (12.82%) SAN
26 163 (12.74%) Microsoft Certification
26 163 (12.74%) Perl
27 162 (12.67%) Network Security
28 161 (12.59%) HP

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
1 304 (23.77%) MS Exchange
2 124 (9.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 123 (9.62%) IIS
4 98 (7.66%) Apache
5 69 (5.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 69 (5.39%) SharePoint
6 60 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 50 (3.91%) nginx
7 50 (3.91%) OpenStack
8 47 (3.67%) Tomcat
9 36 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2003
10 33 (2.58%) CMS
11 28 (2.19%) JBoss
12 21 (1.64%) Skype for Business
13 18 (1.41%) WebLogic
14 12 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 11 (0.86%) WebSphere
16 10 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
17 7 (0.55%) IBM Notes
18 6 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 204 (15.95%) MS Excel
2 100 (7.82%) MS Office
3 11 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.23%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.078%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.078%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.39%) Temenos T24
5 3 (0.23%) HFM
5 3 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.16%) Magento
7 1 (0.078%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.078%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 138 (10.79%) Office 365
2 99 (7.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 80 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
4 28 (2.19%) SaaS
5 16 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (1.09%) IaaS
7 13 (1.02%) Google Compute Engine
7 13 (1.02%) IBM Cloud
7 13 (1.02%) SoftLayer
8 6 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.39%) PaaS
10 4 (0.31%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.23%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.078%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 669 (52.31%) DHCP
2 555 (43.39%) Firewall
3 515 (40.27%) TCP/IP
4 339 (26.51%) WAN
5 303 (23.69%) LAN
6 215 (16.81%) VPN
7 207 (16.18%) Internet
8 164 (12.82%) SAN
9 162 (12.67%) Network Security
10 160 (12.51%) HTTP
11 159 (12.43%) SMTP
12 138 (10.79%) SSL
13 128 (10.01%) VLAN
13 128 (10.01%) VoIP
14 108 (8.44%) Wireless
15 106 (8.29%) MPLS
16 102 (7.97%) OSPF
17 100 (7.82%) FTP
18 94 (7.35%) BGP
19 92 (7.19%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (15.64%) SQL Server
2 115 (8.99%) MySQL
3 28 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
4 26 (2.03%) Relational Database
5 25 (1.95%) Big Data
6 24 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (1.64%) NoSQL
8 19 (1.49%) Oracle Database
9 17 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
10 16 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (1.17%) Hadoop
12 11 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
13 9 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
14 7 (0.55%) MongoDB
15 4 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
15 4 (0.31%) Apache Hive
15 4 (0.31%) Redis
15 4 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 2 (0.16%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 33 (2.58%) Selenium
2 30 (2.35%) Visual Studio
3 29 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 28 (2.19%) LoadRunner
4 28 (2.19%) Vagrant
5 27 (2.11%) Gatling
5 27 (2.11%) JMeter
6 25 (1.95%) TestNG
7 24 (1.88%) Jenkins
8 18 (1.41%) Subversion
8 18 (1.41%) WinDbg
9 15 (1.17%) Maven
10 13 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (0.94%) Ant
12 9 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (0.70%) JIRA
13 4 (0.31%) Android Studio
13 4 (0.31%) PHPUnit
13 4 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 3 (0.23%) Bugzilla
General
1 155 (12.12%) Finance
2 98 (7.66%) Telecoms
3 29 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 20 (1.56%) Marketing
5 17 (1.33%) French Language
6 15 (1.17%) Banking
7 14 (1.09%) Electronics
7 14 (1.09%) Law
7 14 (1.09%) Retail
8 7 (0.55%) Back Office
9 6 (0.47%) Games
9 6 (0.47%) Legal
9 6 (0.47%) Online Betting
10 5 (0.39%) Advertising
10 5 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.31%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.31%) German Language
12 3 (0.23%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.23%) Japanese Language
12 3 (0.23%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 287 (22.44%) Support Engineer
2 218 (17.04%) Network Engineer
3 176 (13.76%) Analyst
4 158 (12.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 120 (9.38%) Administrator
6 99 (7.74%) Systems Administrator
7 97 (7.58%) Support Analyst
8 96 (7.51%) Systems Engineer
9 93 (7.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 88 (6.88%) IT Engineer
11 83 (6.49%) Windows Engineer
12 81 (6.33%) Linux Engineer
13 74 (5.79%) 3rd Line Support
14 72 (5.63%) 2nd Line Support
15 65 (5.08%) IT Support
16 63 (4.93%) Technical Support
17 61 (4.77%) Architect
18 60 (4.69%) Server Engineer
19 56 (4.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
20 54 (4.22%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (6.65%) HTML
2 67 (5.24%) LAMP
3 58 (4.53%) Web Services
4 47 (3.67%) .NET
5 35 (2.74%) Ajax
6 32 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
7 28 (2.19%) ASP.NET
7 28 (2.19%) CSS
8 23 (1.80%) Regular Expression
9 21 (1.64%) XML
10 20 (1.56%) jQuery
11 17 (1.33%) 802.1X
11 17 (1.33%) Spring
12 15 (1.17%) Hibernate
13 14 (1.09%) Flash
13 14 (1.09%) RESTful
13 14 (1.09%) Sass
14 13 (1.02%) Phalcon
15 12 (0.94%) JMS
15 12 (0.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 167 (13.06%) Data Centre
2 104 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (5.32%) Computer Science
4 63 (4.93%) Clustering
5 60 (4.69%) Management Information System
6 45 (3.52%) PKI
7 37 (2.89%) Replication
8 36 (2.81%) Blackberry
9 30 (2.35%) Statistics
10 21 (1.64%) Driving Licence
11 17 (1.33%) Mathematics
12 16 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 16 (1.25%) HP Storage
13 15 (1.17%) Blog
14 14 (1.09%) CESG
14 14 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
15 13 (1.02%) Fat Client
15 13 (1.02%) FlexPod
15 13 (1.02%) Thin Client
15 13 (1.02%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 788 (61.61%) Windows
2 466 (36.43%) Linux
3 425 (33.23%) Windows Server
4 313 (24.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 207 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 141 (11.02%) Windows 7
7 127 (9.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 96 (7.51%) Unix
9 93 (7.27%) Windows 10
10 80 (6.25%) Windows 8
11 69 (5.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 58 (4.53%) CentOS
13 39 (3.05%) Ubuntu
14 32 (2.50%) Debian
14 32 (2.50%) Windows XP
15 31 (2.42%) Solaris
16 30 (2.35%) Android
17 25 (1.95%) Mac OS X
18 24 (1.88%) Apple iOS
19 22 (1.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (14.46%) ITIL
2 106 (8.29%) Load Balancing
3 98 (7.66%) DevOps
4 74 (5.79%) Kalman Filter
5 71 (5.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 69 (5.39%) Agile Software Development
7 66 (5.16%) Presales
8 61 (4.77%) CRM
9 57 (4.46%) Disaster Recovery
9 57 (4.46%) Migration
10 55 (4.30%) Service Delivery
11 52 (4.07%) High Availability
12 50 (3.91%) Network Design
13 48 (3.75%) Information Security
14 47 (3.67%) Open Source
15 45 (3.52%) Network Architecture
16 44 (3.44%) Workflow
17 43 (3.36%) Scrum
18 42 (3.28%) Computer Security
18 42 (3.28%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 163 (12.74%) Perl
2 138 (10.79%) Python
2 138 (10.79%) SQL
3 127 (9.93%) PowerShell
4 101 (7.90%) JavaScript
5 97 (7.58%) Java
6 72 (5.63%) Bash Shell
7 65 (5.08%) PHP
8 51 (3.99%) C
9 50 (3.91%) Ruby
10 44 (3.44%) C++
11 32 (2.50%) VB
12 29 (2.27%) VBScript
13 11 (0.86%) PL/SQL
14 10 (0.78%) Shell Script
15 8 (0.63%) C#
16 5 (0.39%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.23%) Go
17 3 (0.23%) R
17 3 (0.23%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 238 (18.61%) Cisco Certification
2 172 (13.45%) CCNA
3 163 (12.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 139 (10.87%) Degree
5 135 (10.56%) MCSE
6 112 (8.76%) CCNP
7 109 (8.52%) Security Cleared
8 82 (6.41%) SC Cleared
9 77 (6.02%) MCSA
10 65 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 45 (3.52%) MCP
12 41 (3.21%) CISSP
12 41 (3.21%) MCITP
13 36 (2.81%) RHCSA
14 35 (2.74%) RHCE
15 27 (2.11%) CEH
16 25 (1.95%) ISEB
16 25 (1.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 18 (1.41%) CISM
18 17 (1.33%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (10.48%) SLA
2 56 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 50 (3.91%) PCI DSS
4 30 (2.35%) QA
5 16 (1.25%) FISMA
6 15 (1.17%) ISO 9001
7 14 (1.09%) HIPAA
8 6 (0.47%) DICOM
9 5 (0.39%) PA-DSS
10 3 (0.23%) RMADS
11 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.078%) GMP
System Software
1 603 (47.15%) Active Directory
2 374 (29.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 232 (18.14%) Hyper-V
4 154 (12.04%) vSphere
5 71 (5.55%) VMware ESXi
6 54 (4.22%) VMware ESX
7 47 (3.67%) Docker
8 45 (3.52%) vCloud
9 40 (3.13%) XenApp
10 33 (2.58%) XenDesktop
11 20 (1.56%) Firmware
11 20 (1.56%) Squid
12 19 (1.49%) Postfix
12 19 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
13 18 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
14 17 (1.33%) Snort
15 16 (1.25%) DFS Replication
16 15 (1.17%) Terminal Services
17 14 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 14 (1.09%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 110 (8.60%) SCCM
2 77 (6.02%) Puppet
3 54 (4.22%) Opscode Chef
4 52 (4.07%) SCOM
5 48 (3.75%) Nagios
6 41 (3.21%) WSUS
7 35 (2.74%) Ansible
8 34 (2.66%) Backup Exec
9 26 (2.03%) HP Data Protector
10 25 (1.95%) NetBackup
11 20 (1.56%) HP SIM
11 20 (1.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 19 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
12 19 (1.49%) Tivoli
13 15 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
13 15 (1.17%) SCSM
14 14 (1.09%) Cisco Prime
14 14 (1.09%) SCVMM
15 13 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
15 13 (1.02%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 545 (42.61%) VMware
2 502 (39.25%) Microsoft
3 433 (33.85%) Cisco
4 161 (12.59%) HP
5 122 (9.54%) Citrix
6 102 (7.97%) F5
7 92 (7.19%) Juniper
8 82 (6.41%) Red Hat
9 79 (6.18%) CheckPoint
10 57 (4.46%) Palo Alto
11 55 (4.30%) Symantec
12 51 (3.99%) Oracle
13 47 (3.67%) SolarWinds
14 43 (3.36%) Dell
15 39 (3.05%) Veeam
16 37 (2.89%) IBM
17 29 (2.27%) Barracuda Networks
18 28 (2.19%) Apple
18 28 (2.19%) Sophos
19 26 (2.03%) Intel Security
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Salary: £32000 per annum
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