Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for DNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DNS over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 79 100
Rank change year-on-year +10 +21 -1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 25 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.35% 0.99% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.23% 5.21% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 74
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.72% -35.45% +46.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,825 £38,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £43,750 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% +13.33%

DNS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 189 192 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 17.73% 18.97% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 148 159 197
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £22,925 £22,700 £31,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,200 £66,750
East of England median annual salary £44,400 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.33% - +5.88%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing DNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Bedfordshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for DNS in Bedfordshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Bedfordshire

DNS
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +4 20 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Luton -6 3 £35,000 +20.69% 1
DNS
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 22 (88.00%) Windows
1 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
1 22 (88.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (80.00%) Firewall
3 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (68.00%) Office 365
3 17 (68.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 15 (60.00%) VMware
5 14 (56.00%) IP Telephony
5 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
6 13 (52.00%) MPLS
6 13 (52.00%) Email Migration
6 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (52.00%) SCCM
6 13 (52.00%) Server Building
7 10 (40.00%) Change Control
7 10 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 10 (40.00%) Finance
8 9 (36.00%) HP
8 9 (36.00%) Cisco
8 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
9 8 (32.00%) DHCP
10 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
10 7 (28.00%) Linux
11 6 (24.00%) SSL
12 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (20.00%) Meraki
12 5 (20.00%) SCOM
12 5 (20.00%) Time Management
12 5 (20.00%) Incident Management

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (56.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Confluence
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (88.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (68.00%) Office 365
3 5 (20.00%) Mimecast
4 4 (16.00%) SaaS
5 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (8.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (80.00%) Firewall
2 14 (56.00%) IP Telephony
3 13 (52.00%) MPLS
4 8 (32.00%) DHCP
5 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (24.00%) SSL
7 4 (16.00%) HTTP
8 3 (12.00%) VLAN
8 3 (12.00%) VSAN
9 2 (8.00%) LAN
9 2 (8.00%) SAN
9 2 (8.00%) VRRP
9 2 (8.00%) WAN
10 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (4.00%) IPsec
10 1 (4.00%) NAS
10 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (4.00%) JasperReports
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Project Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) VMWare Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) SAN Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (8.00%) LAMP
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Replication
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (28.00%) Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.00%) CentOS
5 3 (12.00%) Solaris
6 1 (4.00%) Unix
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (52.00%) Email Migration
2 13 (52.00%) Server Building
3 10 (40.00%) Change Control
3 10 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (20.00%) Time Management
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (12.00%) Server Management
6 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (8.00%) Decision-Making
7 2 (8.00%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (8.00%) High Availability
7 2 (8.00%) Identity Management
7 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (8.00%) Open Source
7 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (8.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.00%) Perl
2 2 (8.00%) PHP
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) PHP 5
3 1 (4.00%) PHP 7
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) MCSA
1 3 (12.00%) MCSE
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
3 1 (4.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) Docker
3 3 (12.00%) vCloud
4 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (52.00%) SCCM
2 5 (20.00%) SCOM
3 2 (8.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Nagios
3 2 (8.00%) Prometheus
3 2 (8.00%) Terraform
4 1 (4.00%) Ansible
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (4.00%) HAProxy
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (4.00%) vCenter Server
4 1 (4.00%) yum
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (60.00%) VMware
3 9 (36.00%) Cisco
3 9 (36.00%) HP
4 5 (20.00%) Citrix
4 5 (20.00%) Juniper
4 5 (20.00%) Meraki
4 5 (20.00%) Nortel
5 4 (16.00%) NetApp
6 3 (12.00%) Sybase
6 3 (12.00%) Veeam
6 3 (12.00%) Zerto
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle
7 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.00%) Nimble Storage