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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 55 47 53
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 27 43 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.78% 4.99% 4.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.05% 22.63% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 19 40 36
Average salary £37,500 £31,349 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.62% -10.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,750 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £40,325 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
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
224 190 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 31.37% 22.04% 23.10%
Number of salaries quoted 177 165 203
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 July 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Southampton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 35 (74.47%) Microsoft
2 34 (72.34%) Active Directory
3 31 (65.96%) DHCP
4 29 (61.70%) Windows
5 25 (53.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (51.06%) MS Excel
6 24 (51.06%) SCOM
6 24 (51.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (44.68%) TCP/IP
7 21 (44.68%) Security Cleared
8 19 (40.43%) SCCM
8 19 (40.43%) SQL
9 18 (38.30%) PowerShell
10 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (34.04%) Windows 7
10 16 (34.04%) VMware
11 14 (29.79%) Linux
11 14 (29.79%) Cisco
12 13 (27.66%) DV Cleared
12 13 (27.66%) Fault Management
12 13 (27.66%) Technical Architecture
12 13 (27.66%) Patch Management
13 12 (25.53%) MS Exchange
14 11 (23.40%) Citrix
15 10 (21.28%) SAN
15 10 (21.28%) LAN
15 10 (21.28%) WAN
15 10 (21.28%) vSphere
16 9 (19.15%) XenApp
16 9 (19.15%) ITIL

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (25.53%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.02%) IIS
3 5 (10.64%) Joomla!
4 3 (6.38%) Lync
4 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.26%) Drupal
5 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.26%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (51.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Office
3 2 (4.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 31 (65.96%) DHCP
2 21 (44.68%) TCP/IP
3 10 (21.28%) SAN
3 10 (21.28%) LAN
3 10 (21.28%) WAN
4 8 (17.02%) Wireshark
5 6 (12.77%) NetScaler
6 5 (10.64%) iSCSI
6 5 (10.64%) Internet
7 3 (6.38%) VPN
7 3 (6.38%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (6.38%) SMTP
7 3 (6.38%) WLAN
7 3 (6.38%) FTP
7 3 (6.38%) HTTP
7 3 (6.38%) NAS
7 3 (6.38%) tcpdump
7 3 (6.38%) LDAP
8 2 (4.26%) Unified Communications
8 2 (4.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) MySQL
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (10.64%) Publishing
1 5 (10.64%) Marketing
2 2 (4.26%) German Language
2 2 (4.26%) Multimedia
2 2 (4.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Analyst
2 13 (27.66%) Systems Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.51%) Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Joomla! Developer
6 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Design Authority
7 2 (4.26%) Website Developer
7 2 (4.26%) PHP Joomla! Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.26%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) HTML
1 5 (10.64%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Clustering
2 5 (10.64%) Social Media
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.13%) CESG
4 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (61.70%) Windows
2 25 (53.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (51.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (34.04%) Windows 7
5 14 (29.79%) Linux
6 5 (10.64%) Windows XP
6 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (10.64%) CentOS
7 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Technical Architecture
1 13 (27.66%) Fault Management
1 13 (27.66%) Patch Management
2 9 (19.15%) ITIL
3 5 (10.64%) Pay per click
3 5 (10.64%) Social Media Marketing
3 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (10.64%) Analytics
3 5 (10.64%) Campaign Management
4 4 (8.51%) Change Management
5 3 (6.38%) Information Security
5 3 (6.38%) Computer Forensics
5 3 (6.38%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (6.38%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.38%) Security Testing
5 3 (6.38%) SIEM
5 3 (6.38%) Change Control
5 3 (6.38%) Malware Analysis
6 2 (4.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) SQL
2 18 (38.30%) PowerShell
3 5 (10.64%) PHP
4 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (44.68%) Security Cleared
2 13 (27.66%) DV Cleared
3 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
4 5 (10.64%) CCA
4 5 (10.64%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (6.38%) GIAC
5 3 (6.38%) CEH
6 2 (4.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (72.34%) Active Directory
2 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (21.28%) vSphere
4 9 (19.15%) XenDesktop
4 9 (19.15%) XenApp
5 8 (17.02%) Terminal Services
6 7 (14.89%) Hyper-V
7 6 (12.77%) XenServer
8 5 (10.64%) VMware ESX
8 5 (10.64%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (6.38%) Snort
Systems Management
1 24 (51.06%) SCOM
2 19 (40.43%) SCCM
3 5 (10.64%) EdgeSight
3 5 (10.64%) cPanel
Vendors
1 35 (74.47%) Microsoft
2 16 (34.04%) VMware
3 14 (29.79%) Cisco
4 11 (23.40%) Citrix
5 5 (10.64%) AppSense
5 5 (10.64%) HP
5 5 (10.64%) Google
6 2 (4.26%) Dell
6 2 (4.26%) Adobe
6 2 (4.26%) Sourcefire
6 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000.00 - £28000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago