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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 59 46 58
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Permanent jobs citing DNS 21 45 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.07% 5.26% 3.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.10% 21.63% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 18 42 33
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,925 £27,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,325 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
208 208 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 30.45% 24.33% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 183 182 208
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
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 3 September 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Southampton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 37 (80.43%) Microsoft
2 36 (78.26%) Active Directory
3 33 (71.74%) DHCP
4 25 (54.35%) Windows
5 24 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (47.83%) SCOM
6 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (47.83%) TCP/IP
7 21 (45.65%) MS Excel
8 20 (43.48%) SQL
9 19 (41.30%) VMware
9 19 (41.30%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (41.30%) PowerShell
10 17 (36.96%) Security Cleared
11 16 (34.78%) Windows 7
11 16 (34.78%) SCCM
11 16 (34.78%) Cisco
12 15 (32.61%) MS Exchange
13 14 (30.43%) Linux
14 13 (28.26%) Citrix
14 13 (28.26%) Fault Management
14 13 (28.26%) Technical Architecture
14 13 (28.26%) vSphere
14 13 (28.26%) DV Cleared
14 13 (28.26%) Patch Management
15 12 (26.09%) SAN
15 12 (26.09%) LAN
15 12 (26.09%) WAN
16 11 (23.91%) XenDesktop
16 11 (23.91%) XenApp

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (32.61%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.39%) IIS
2 8 (17.39%) Lync
3 5 (10.87%) Joomla!
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.35%) Drupal
5 2 (4.35%) CMS
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (45.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Office
3 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 33 (71.74%) DHCP
2 22 (47.83%) TCP/IP
3 12 (26.09%) LAN
3 12 (26.09%) WAN
3 12 (26.09%) SAN
4 8 (17.39%) NAS
4 8 (17.39%) WLAN
5 4 (8.70%) Wireshark
6 3 (6.52%) iSCSI
6 3 (6.52%) Internet
6 3 (6.52%) VPN
6 3 (6.52%) Unified Communications
6 3 (6.52%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.17%) LDAP
7 1 (2.17%) SSL
7 1 (2.17%) FTP
7 1 (2.17%) HTTP
7 1 (2.17%) SMTP
7 1 (2.17%) Firewall
7 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) MySQL
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (10.87%) Publishing
1 5 (10.87%) Marketing
2 3 (6.52%) Multimedia
3 2 (4.35%) German Language
4 1 (2.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Analyst
2 13 (28.26%) Systems Analyst
2 13 (28.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Joomla! Developer
4 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (6.52%) Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.35%) PHP Joomla! Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Website Developer
5 2 (4.35%) PHP Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) HTML
1 5 (10.87%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Clustering
2 5 (10.87%) Social Media
3 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.17%) CESG
3 1 (2.17%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (54.35%) Windows
2 24 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (34.78%) Windows 7
5 14 (30.43%) Linux
6 5 (10.87%) CentOS
7 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Technical Architecture
1 13 (28.26%) Fault Management
1 13 (28.26%) Patch Management
2 7 (15.22%) ITIL
3 5 (10.87%) Pay per click
3 5 (10.87%) Social Media Marketing
3 5 (10.87%) Analytics
3 5 (10.87%) Campaign Management
4 3 (6.52%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (6.52%) Change Management
5 2 (4.35%) SEO
5 2 (4.35%) Web Design
5 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.35%) Performance Management
5 2 (4.35%) Network Management
6 1 (2.17%) SIEM
6 1 (2.17%) Change Control
6 1 (2.17%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.17%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) SQL
2 19 (41.30%) PowerShell
3 5 (10.87%) PHP
4 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (36.96%) Security Cleared
2 13 (28.26%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.52%) CCA
4 3 (6.52%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.17%) GIAC
5 1 (2.17%) CEH
5 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 19 (41.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (28.26%) vSphere
4 11 (23.91%) XenDesktop
4 11 (23.91%) XenApp
5 6 (13.04%) Hyper-V
5 6 (13.04%) Terminal Services
6 3 (6.52%) VMware ESX
6 3 (6.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (6.52%) XenServer
7 1 (2.17%) Snort
Systems Management
1 22 (47.83%) SCOM
2 16 (34.78%) SCCM
3 5 (10.87%) cPanel
4 3 (6.52%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 37 (80.43%) Microsoft
2 19 (41.30%) VMware
3 16 (34.78%) Cisco
4 13 (28.26%) Citrix
5 5 (10.87%) HP
5 5 (10.87%) Google
6 3 (6.52%) AppSense
7 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.35%) Dell
7 2 (4.35%) Adobe
Southampton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £23500 - £25500 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago