The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 82 42 47
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 13 37 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.36% 4.04% 4.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.99% 20.22% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10 35 32
Average salary £50,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £28,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,650 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
DNS
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
217 183 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.75% 20.00% 24.66%
Number of salaries quoted 139 162 179
Average salary £43,750 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

DNS
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

DNS Salary Trend in Southampton

DNS
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Southampton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 27 (67.50%) TCP/IP
2 23 (57.50%) Windows
3 22 (55.00%) Active Directory
4 20 (50.00%) SQL
4 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (47.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (45.00%) VMware
6 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
7 16 (40.00%) VMware ESX
8 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (37.50%) MS Exchange
8 15 (37.50%) DHCP
9 14 (35.00%) WAN
9 14 (35.00%) SMTP
9 14 (35.00%) FTP
10 13 (32.50%) LAN
10 13 (32.50%) Linux
10 13 (32.50%) MySQL
11 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
11 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
12 11 (27.50%) Migration
12 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
12 11 (27.50%) Telnet
13 10 (25.00%) Apache
13 10 (25.00%) UNIX
13 10 (25.00%) SharePoint
13 10 (25.00%) SSH
13 10 (25.00%) Postfix
13 10 (25.00%) Sendmail
13 10 (25.00%) Wireshark

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 15 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 10 (25.00%) Apache
2 10 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (25.00%) nginx
3 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) SalesLogix
2 4 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (10.00%) GoldMine
3 1 (2.50%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 27 (67.50%) TCP/IP
2 15 (37.50%) DHCP
3 14 (35.00%) FTP
3 14 (35.00%) WAN
3 14 (35.00%) SMTP
4 13 (32.50%) LAN
5 11 (27.50%) Telnet
6 10 (25.00%) SSH
6 10 (25.00%) Wireshark
7 9 (22.50%) Firewall
8 8 (20.00%) SAN
9 7 (17.50%) NetScaler
10 6 (15.00%) Network Security
10 6 (15.00%) iSCSI
11 4 (10.00%) tcpdump
11 4 (10.00%) IP Telephony
11 4 (10.00%) LDAP
11 4 (10.00%) HTTP
12 3 (7.50%) Internet
12 3 (7.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) MySQL
2 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
3 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
1 8 (20.00%) Games
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Local Government
4 1 (2.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Account Manager
1 9 (22.50%) Technical Account Manager
1 9 (22.50%) Technical Manager
2 8 (20.00%) Technology Manager
3 7 (17.50%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Technical Support
5 4 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Information Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Citrix Support
6 3 (7.50%) Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.00%) Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) HTML
1 3 (7.50%) .NET
1 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
1 3 (7.50%) CSS
1 3 (7.50%) XML
1 3 (7.50%) XSL
1 3 (7.50%) XHTML
1 3 (7.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.00%) iPhone
2 4 (10.00%) iPad
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Windows
2 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (47.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (32.50%) Linux
6 10 (25.00%) UNIX
7 7 (17.50%) Windows XP
8 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (7.50%) Solaris
10 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Migration
2 10 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 10 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (20.00%) ITIL
3 8 (20.00%) CRM
4 7 (17.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (10.00%) Stress Testing
5 4 (10.00%) SIEM
5 4 (10.00%) Information Security
6 3 (7.50%) Computer Forensics
6 3 (7.50%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (7.50%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (7.50%) Change Management
6 3 (7.50%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
4 3 (7.50%) C#
4 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.00%) CCA
3 6 (15.00%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (7.50%) GIAC
5 3 (7.50%) CEH
5 3 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 10 (25.00%) Postfix
3 10 (25.00%) Sendmail
3 10 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (17.50%) XenApp
5 7 (17.50%) XenServer
5 7 (17.50%) XenDesktop
5 7 (17.50%) Terminal Services
6 6 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (15.00%) vSphere
6 6 (15.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (10.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) SCCM
1 10 (25.00%) SCOM
2 6 (15.00%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (45.00%) VMware
2 8 (20.00%) Mitel
2 8 (20.00%) Cisco
2 8 (20.00%) SonicWALL
3 7 (17.50%) Citrix
4 6 (15.00%) AppSense
5 4 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (7.50%) Sourcefire
7 1 (2.50%) HP
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago