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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 41 52 40
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs citing DNS 16 28 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.39% 5.06% 6.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 17.72% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 32
Median salary £26,000 £34,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -32.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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
120 158 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 25.42% 28.57% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 96 81 139
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -13.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 July 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Watford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 21 (95.45%) DHCP
2 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 19 (86.36%) Windows
4 18 (81.82%) VPN
5 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
5 15 (68.18%) Firewall
6 14 (63.64%) Skype for Business
7 13 (59.09%) VMware
8 12 (54.55%) WAN
8 12 (54.55%) CheckPoint
8 12 (54.55%) LAN
8 12 (54.55%) Data Centre
8 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
9 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
10 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (40.91%) Degree
10 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (36.36%) Office 365
11 8 (36.36%) PaaS
11 8 (36.36%) Mentoring
11 8 (36.36%) Coaching
11 8 (36.36%) Remote Desktop
11 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (36.36%) VLAN
11 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
11 8 (36.36%) MPLS
11 8 (36.36%) Terminal Services
11 8 (36.36%) Retail

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 14 (63.64%) Skype for Business
2 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 6 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (27.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Office 365
1 8 (36.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) DHCP
2 18 (81.82%) VPN
3 15 (68.18%) Firewall
4 12 (54.55%) LAN
4 12 (54.55%) WAN
5 8 (36.36%) ISDN
5 8 (36.36%) MPLS
5 8 (36.36%) PBX
5 8 (36.36%) Remote Desktop
5 8 (36.36%) VLAN
5 8 (36.36%) VoIP
6 6 (27.27%) Skype
7 4 (18.18%) Network Security
7 4 (18.18%) SAN
7 4 (18.18%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (4.55%) RS-232
8 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) MS Access
3 1 (4.55%) Power BI
3 1 (4.55%) SAP BW
3 1 (4.55%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (36.36%) Retail
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Support Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 6 (27.27%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Desktop Support
3 6 (27.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Linux Support
3 6 (27.27%) Linux Support Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Active Directory Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Active Directory Support
4 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) COM
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) MDX
2 1 (4.55%) REST
2 1 (4.55%) SOAP
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
3 4 (18.18%) EqualLogic
3 4 (18.18%) Spread Betting
4 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
5 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (36.36%) Linux
4 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (27.27%) Windows 10
5 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 6 (27.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Coaching
1 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
1 8 (36.36%) Mentoring
2 6 (27.27%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 6 (27.27%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (18.18%) Network Design
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.55%) Database Tuning
4 1 (4.55%) ETL
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security
4 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.55%) Time Management
4 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) C
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) CEH
2 1 (4.55%) CISA
2 1 (4.55%) CISM
2 1 (4.55%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (36.36%) Terminal Services
3 8 (36.36%) VMware ESX
4 5 (22.73%) vSphere
5 1 (4.55%) XenApp
5 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) Simpana
1 1 (4.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 13 (59.09%) VMware
3 12 (54.55%) CheckPoint
4 4 (18.18%) 3PAR
4 4 (18.18%) Avaya
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco
4 4 (18.18%) Dell
4 4 (18.18%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Cognos
5 1 (4.55%) CommVault
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) Symantec
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