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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 73 59 38
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -21
Permanent jobs citing DNS 19 24 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.10% 2.58% 5.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.41% 11.88% 23.44%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 41
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 £43,250 £29,700 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,850 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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
226 202 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 25.00% 21.70% 23.39%
Number of salaries quoted 151 177 172
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Southampton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 24 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (57.50%) Windows
3 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (55.00%) TCP/IP
4 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (47.50%) VMware
5 19 (47.50%) SQL
5 19 (47.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (45.00%) DHCP
7 17 (42.50%) MS Excel
7 17 (42.50%) VMware ESX
7 17 (42.50%) Security Cleared
7 17 (42.50%) SCOM
8 15 (37.50%) SCCM
9 13 (32.50%) MS Exchange
10 12 (30.00%) SMTP
10 12 (30.00%) Linux
10 12 (30.00%) MySQL
10 12 (30.00%) FTP
10 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (27.50%) Wireshark
12 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (25.00%) Migration
12 10 (25.00%) Cisco
12 10 (25.00%) SAN
12 10 (25.00%) ITIL
13 9 (22.50%) Apache
13 9 (22.50%) LAN
13 9 (22.50%) WAN
13 9 (22.50%) UNIX

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 13 (32.50%) MS Exchange
2 9 (22.50%) Apache
2 9 (22.50%) nginx
3 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.50%) IIS
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (42.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Infor CRM
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.00%) GoldMine
2 1 (2.50%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 22 (55.00%) TCP/IP
2 18 (45.00%) DHCP
3 12 (30.00%) FTP
3 12 (30.00%) SMTP
4 11 (27.50%) Wireshark
5 10 (25.00%) SAN
6 9 (22.50%) Telnet
6 9 (22.50%) LAN
6 9 (22.50%) WAN
6 9 (22.50%) SSH
6 9 (22.50%) NetScaler
7 8 (20.00%) iSCSI
8 4 (10.00%) Firewall
9 3 (7.50%) Internet
9 3 (7.50%) LDAP
9 3 (7.50%) HTTP
9 3 (7.50%) tcpdump
9 3 (7.50%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (5.00%) Network Security
10 2 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) MySQL
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (20.00%) Games
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) Local Government
5 1 (2.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Analyst
1 9 (22.50%) Technical Manager
2 8 (20.00%) Technical Account Manager
2 8 (20.00%) Account Manager
3 6 (15.00%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Technology Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Technical Support
6 3 (7.50%) Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Citrix Support
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Design Authority
7 2 (5.00%) Information Manager
7 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 2 (5.00%) Architect
7 2 (5.00%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical 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 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Clustering
2 2 (5.00%) iPhone
2 2 (5.00%) iPad
2 2 (5.00%) 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 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (30.00%) Linux
5 9 (22.50%) UNIX
6 8 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
8 3 (7.50%) Solaris
9 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) ITIL
1 10 (25.00%) Migration
2 9 (22.50%) Load Balancing
2 9 (22.50%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (15.00%) Fault Management
4 6 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (7.50%) Change Management
6 3 (7.50%) 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%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (7.50%) Security Testing
6 3 (7.50%) SIEM
6 3 (7.50%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) SQL
2 7 (17.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
3 3 (7.50%) C#
3 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.50%) PHP
4 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (42.50%) Security Cleared
2 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
3 8 (20.00%) CCA
3 8 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (17.50%) DV Cleared
5 3 (7.50%) GIAC
5 3 (7.50%) CEH
6 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (42.50%) VMware ESX
3 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (22.50%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (22.50%) Terminal Services
4 9 (22.50%) Postfix
4 9 (22.50%) Sendmail
4 9 (22.50%) XenApp
4 9 (22.50%) XenServer
4 9 (22.50%) XenDesktop
5 8 (20.00%) vSphere
5 8 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (7.50%) Snort
Systems Management
1 17 (42.50%) SCOM
2 15 (37.50%) SCCM
3 8 (20.00%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (47.50%) VMware
3 10 (25.00%) Cisco
4 9 (22.50%) Citrix
5 8 (20.00%) AppSense
6 4 (10.00%) Mitel
6 4 (10.00%) SonicWALL
7 3 (7.50%) Sourcefire
8 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (2.50%) HP
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