The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 49 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 9 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.84% 2.17% 3.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.28% 9.48% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 20
Median salary £35,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,600 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,661 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.45%
DNS
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
97 116 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.80% 22.92% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 67 62 139
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

DNS
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Watford region.

DNS Salary Trend in Watford

DNS
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Watford region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Watford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for DNS.

1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 15 (65.22%) VMware
2 15 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (52.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (52.17%) Windows
3 12 (52.17%) Linux
3 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
4 11 (47.83%) ITIL
4 11 (47.83%) DHCP
5 10 (43.48%) VPN
5 10 (43.48%) SSL
5 10 (43.48%) Unix
5 10 (43.48%) Apache
5 10 (43.48%) Tomcat
5 10 (43.48%) Perl
5 10 (43.48%) PHP
5 10 (43.48%) MySQL
5 10 (43.48%) Oracle
5 10 (43.48%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (43.48%) MS Office
5 10 (43.48%) Clustering
5 10 (43.48%) Red Hat
5 10 (43.48%) WebSphere MQ
5 10 (43.48%) Shell Script
5 10 (43.48%) WebSphere
5 10 (43.48%) LAMP
5 10 (43.48%) SSH
5 10 (43.48%) qmail
5 10 (43.48%) Postfix
5 10 (43.48%) Sendmail

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (43.48%) Apache
1 10 (43.48%) Apache ServiceMix
1 10 (43.48%) Tomcat
1 10 (43.48%) WebSphere
1 10 (43.48%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 5 (21.74%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
2 10 (43.48%) MS Office
3 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
1 2 (8.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) DHCP
2 10 (43.48%) SSH
2 10 (43.48%) SSL
2 10 (43.48%) VPN
3 9 (39.13%) Firewall
3 9 (39.13%) FTP
4 6 (26.09%) LAN
4 6 (26.09%) Network Security
4 6 (26.09%) WAN
5 4 (17.39%) SAN
5 4 (17.39%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (13.04%) Skype
6 3 (13.04%) VoIP
7 2 (8.70%) ISDN
7 2 (8.70%) MPLS
7 2 (8.70%) PBX
7 2 (8.70%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (8.70%) VLAN
7 2 (8.70%) Wireshark
8 1 (4.35%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) MySQL
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Administrator
1 10 (43.48%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (30.43%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (30.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 7 (30.43%) Unix Administrator
2 7 (30.43%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support
4 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Network Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Security Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) LAMP
1 10 (43.48%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (8.70%) Regular Expression
3 1 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Clustering
2 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
3 4 (17.39%) EqualLogic
3 4 (17.39%) Spread Betting
4 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
1 12 (52.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Unix
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
4 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) ITIL
2 8 (34.78%) Problem Management
2 8 (34.78%) Time Management
3 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (17.39%) Network Design
4 3 (13.04%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (13.04%) Patch Management
4 3 (13.04%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 2 (8.70%) Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) Coaching
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security
5 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) SIEM
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Bash Shell
1 10 (43.48%) Perl
1 10 (43.48%) PHP
1 10 (43.48%) Shell Script
2 9 (39.13%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) C
3 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) CISSP
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (43.48%) Postfix
2 10 (43.48%) qmail
2 10 (43.48%) Sendmail
3 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
4 4 (17.39%) vSphere
5 2 (8.70%) Terminal Services
5 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) Plesk
2 2 (8.70%) Nessus
2 2 (8.70%) Nmap
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 15 (65.22%) VMware
3 10 (43.48%) Oracle
3 10 (43.48%) Red Hat
4 9 (39.13%) IBM
5 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
6 5 (21.74%) Cisco
7 4 (17.39%) 3PAR
7 4 (17.39%) Avaya
7 4 (17.39%) Dell
7 4 (17.39%) HP
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago