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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 56 71 43
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -28
Permanent jobs citing DNS 27 18 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.33% 2.05% 5.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.92% 10.40% 20.48%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 43
Average salary £38,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
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
181 173 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.29% 19.73% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 157 151 187
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,550 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Southampton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 34 (58.62%) Windows
1 34 (58.62%) TCP/IP
2 30 (51.72%) SQL
3 25 (43.10%) Linux
4 24 (41.38%) SQL Server
5 23 (39.66%) MySQL
5 23 (39.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (36.21%) FTP
6 21 (36.21%) WAN
6 21 (36.21%) DHCP
6 21 (36.21%) VMware
7 20 (34.48%) LAN
8 19 (32.76%) Active Directory
9 18 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (29.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (29.31%) SMTP
11 14 (24.14%) LDAP
11 14 (24.14%) Management Information System
12 13 (22.41%) Finance
12 13 (22.41%) SSH
13 12 (20.69%) Wireshark
13 12 (20.69%) Network Security
13 12 (20.69%) HTTP
13 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
13 12 (20.69%) ITIL
13 12 (20.69%) VMware ESX
13 12 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (20.69%) MS Exchange
14 11 (18.97%) Information Security
14 11 (18.97%) Solaris

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.52%) nginx
2 9 (15.52%) Apache
3 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
4 6 (10.34%) IIS
5 5 (8.62%) Tomcat
6 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) SalesLogix
2 4 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.90%) GoldMine
3 1 (1.72%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 34 (58.62%) TCP/IP
2 21 (36.21%) FTP
2 21 (36.21%) WAN
2 21 (36.21%) DHCP
3 20 (34.48%) LAN
4 17 (29.31%) SMTP
5 14 (24.14%) LDAP
6 13 (22.41%) SSH
7 12 (20.69%) Wireshark
7 12 (20.69%) HTTP
7 12 (20.69%) Network Security
8 10 (17.24%) tcpdump
8 10 (17.24%) Telnet
9 9 (15.52%) Firewall
9 9 (15.52%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (15.52%) Internet
10 6 (10.34%) Wireless
10 6 (10.34%) VPN
11 5 (8.62%) SSL
11 5 (8.62%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 23 (39.66%) MySQL
3 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Marketing
3 7 (12.07%) Games
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Law
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) Analyst
2 9 (15.52%) Software Developer
2 9 (15.52%) Developer
2 9 (15.52%) Security Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) Account Manager
3 8 (13.79%) Technical Account Manager
3 8 (13.79%) Technical Manager
3 8 (13.79%) Technology Manager
4 7 (12.07%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) IT Security Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Forensic Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Information Security Specialist
6 4 (6.90%) Information Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Information Specialist
6 4 (6.90%) Security Specialist
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Support
6 4 (6.90%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Server Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) HTML
1 9 (15.52%) .NET
1 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET
1 9 (15.52%) CSS
1 9 (15.52%) XML
1 9 (15.52%) XSL
1 9 (15.52%) XHTML
1 9 (15.52%) jQuery
2 5 (8.62%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Management Information System
2 7 (12.07%) Clustering
3 4 (6.90%) CESG
3 4 (6.90%) PKI
3 4 (6.90%) iPhone
3 4 (6.90%) iPad
3 4 (6.90%) Kindle
3 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.17%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.72%) BBC
5 1 (1.72%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 34 (58.62%) Windows
2 25 (43.10%) Linux
3 23 (39.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (29.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (18.97%) Solaris
7 9 (15.52%) UNIX
8 6 (10.34%) Windows 7
8 6 (10.34%) Windows 8
9 4 (6.90%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) ITIL
2 11 (18.97%) Information Security
3 10 (17.24%) Ethical Hacking
3 10 (17.24%) SIEM
4 9 (15.52%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (15.52%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (15.52%) Load Balancing
4 9 (15.52%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (15.52%) Migration
4 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
4 9 (15.52%) Incident Management
4 9 (15.52%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (13.79%) Change Control
5 8 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (13.79%) CRM
5 8 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (13.79%) Computer Forensics
5 8 (13.79%) Time Management
6 6 (10.34%) Information Assurance
6 6 (10.34%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (51.72%) SQL
2 11 (18.97%) PHP
2 11 (18.97%) C#
3 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.52%) VB.NET
4 6 (10.34%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.45%) Python
5 2 (3.45%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.45%) Perl
5 2 (3.45%) C++
5 2 (3.45%) Java
6 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (17.24%) SC Cleared
1 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.79%) Degree
3 6 (10.34%) DV Cleared
3 6 (10.34%) GIAC
4 5 (8.62%) GCIA
4 5 (8.62%) GCIH
4 5 (8.62%) CEH
4 5 (8.62%) MCSE
4 5 (8.62%) MCSA
5 4 (6.90%) CCNP
5 4 (6.90%) CCNA
5 4 (6.90%) CISSP
5 4 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (6.90%) CISM
6 3 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (5.17%) CCA
6 3 (5.17%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) ISO 9001
2 5 (8.62%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (32.76%) Active Directory
2 12 (20.69%) VMware ESX
2 12 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.24%) Snort
4 9 (15.52%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (15.52%) Postfix
4 9 (15.52%) Sendmail
5 8 (13.79%) Hyper-V
6 4 (6.90%) XenApp
6 4 (6.90%) XenServer
6 4 (6.90%) XenDesktop
6 4 (6.90%) vSphere
6 4 (6.90%) Terminal Services
7 3 (5.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) SCCM
1 3 (5.17%) SCOM
1 3 (5.17%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) VMware
2 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.52%) Cisco
4 8 (13.79%) Mitel
4 8 (13.79%) Sourcefire
4 8 (13.79%) SonicWALL
5 7 (12.07%) Oracle
6 5 (8.62%) Citrix
6 5 (8.62%) HP
6 5 (8.62%) Dell
7 4 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (5.17%) AppSense
9 2 (3.45%) EMC
10 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
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