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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 38 52 62
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Permanent jobs citing DNS 48 37 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.65% 4.11% 2.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.65% 17.29% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 45 35 17
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,700 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,325 £42,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
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
203 214 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 23.88% 23.75% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 179 209 161
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 22 August 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Southampton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 51 (76.12%) Windows
2 39 (58.21%) Linux
2 39 (58.21%) Active Directory
3 35 (52.24%) SQL
4 33 (49.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (47.76%) DHCP
5 32 (47.76%) VMware
6 29 (43.28%) SQL Server
7 28 (41.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (40.30%) MySQL
9 26 (38.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 25 (37.31%) Windows 7
10 25 (37.31%) Windows 8
10 25 (37.31%) MCSE
10 25 (37.31%) Clustering
11 23 (34.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (32.84%) TCP/IP
13 21 (31.34%) Oracle
14 20 (29.85%) IIS
14 20 (29.85%) Network Security
15 19 (28.36%) Tomcat
15 19 (28.36%) LAMP
16 18 (26.87%) WAN
17 17 (25.37%) LAN
17 17 (25.37%) Citrix
18 16 (23.88%) Information Security
18 16 (23.88%) Ethical Hacking
18 16 (23.88%) Management Information System
19 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
20 14 (20.90%) LDAP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 20 (29.85%) IIS
2 19 (28.36%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.46%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (20.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (47.76%) DHCP
2 22 (32.84%) TCP/IP
3 20 (29.85%) Network Security
4 18 (26.87%) WAN
5 17 (25.37%) LAN
6 14 (20.90%) LDAP
7 12 (17.91%) FTP
7 12 (17.91%) HTTP
8 11 (16.42%) Internet
9 10 (14.93%) tcpdump
10 9 (13.43%) SMTP
10 9 (13.43%) Wireshark
11 8 (11.94%) Wireless
11 8 (11.94%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (5.97%) VPN
12 4 (5.97%) SSL
12 4 (5.97%) IPsec
13 3 (4.48%) SSH
13 3 (4.48%) Fast Ethernet
13 3 (4.48%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (43.28%) SQL Server
2 27 (40.30%) MySQL
3 2 (2.99%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (11.94%) Marketing
2 4 (5.97%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) French Language
3 2 (2.99%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (35.82%) Analyst
2 13 (19.40%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 10 (14.93%) Information Specialist
3 10 (14.93%) Information Security Specialist
3 10 (14.93%) Security Specialist
4 9 (13.43%) Applications Support Specialist
4 9 (13.43%) Security Analyst
4 9 (13.43%) Support Specialist
4 9 (13.43%) Applications Support
4 9 (13.43%) Applications Specialist
5 8 (11.94%) Software Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Wintel Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) IT Security Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Wintel Support
9 3 (4.48%) Server Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Wintel Support Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Forensic Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.36%) LAMP
2 8 (11.94%) jQuery
2 8 (11.94%) XHTML
2 8 (11.94%) HTML
2 8 (11.94%) .NET
2 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET
2 8 (11.94%) CSS
2 8 (11.94%) XML
2 8 (11.94%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (37.31%) Clustering
2 16 (23.88%) Management Information System
3 12 (17.91%) CESG
4 11 (16.42%) Kindle
5 4 (5.97%) PKI
6 2 (2.99%) Social Media
6 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.99%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.49%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.49%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 51 (76.12%) Windows
2 39 (58.21%) Linux
3 28 (41.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (37.31%) Windows 7
4 25 (37.31%) Windows 8
5 23 (34.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (17.91%) Solaris
7 10 (14.93%) UNIX
8 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (8.96%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.99%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) Information Security
1 16 (23.88%) Ethical Hacking
2 11 (16.42%) Identity Management
2 11 (16.42%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (14.93%) SIEM
3 10 (14.93%) Risk Management
4 9 (13.43%) Requirements Management
4 9 (13.43%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (13.43%) Incident Management
5 8 (11.94%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (11.94%) Software Engineering
5 8 (11.94%) Business Continuity
5 8 (11.94%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (11.94%) ITIL
6 7 (10.45%) Configuration Management
6 7 (10.45%) Project Management
6 7 (10.45%) Computer Forensics
6 7 (10.45%) Time Management
6 7 (10.45%) Change Control
7 6 (8.96%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (52.24%) SQL
2 10 (14.93%) PHP
2 10 (14.93%) C#
3 8 (11.94%) VB.NET
3 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.99%) Perl
4 2 (2.99%) Java
4 2 (2.99%) C++
4 2 (2.99%) Python
4 2 (2.99%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 33 (49.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (37.31%) MCSE
3 13 (19.40%) CEH
3 13 (19.40%) Degree
4 11 (16.42%) MCSA
5 10 (14.93%) CISM
5 10 (14.93%) CISSP
6 9 (13.43%) SC Cleared
6 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
7 7 (10.45%) GIAC
8 6 (8.96%) DV Cleared
9 4 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (5.97%) CCNP
9 4 (5.97%) CCNA
9 4 (5.97%) GCIA
9 4 (5.97%) GCIH
10 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.49%) MCP
11 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.42%) ISO 9001
2 5 (7.46%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (58.21%) Active Directory
2 26 (38.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (14.93%) Snort
4 9 (13.43%) XenDesktop
5 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (7.46%) Hyper-V
6 5 (7.46%) XenApp
6 5 (7.46%) XenServer
6 5 (7.46%) vSphere
7 1 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (47.76%) VMware
2 21 (31.34%) Oracle
3 17 (25.37%) Citrix
4 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
5 9 (13.43%) Cisco
6 8 (11.94%) Sourcefire
7 6 (8.96%) Apple
8 5 (7.46%) CheckPoint
8 5 (7.46%) HP
8 5 (7.46%) Dell
9 2 (2.99%) LogRhythm
9 2 (2.99%) EMC
9 2 (2.99%) Veritas
9 2 (2.99%) Pegasus
10 1 (1.49%) Intel
10 1 (1.49%) IBM
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 25 days ago