Period
to 20 September 2017

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 20 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 103 84
Rank change year-on-year +24 -19 -30
Permanent jobs citing DNS 19 18 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.68% 1.12% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.60% 7.35% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 48
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.36% +37.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £21,250 £36,550 £17,600
90th Percentile £67,550 £65,000 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £37,250 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.31% +5.00% -

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 198 245 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 17.51% 15.20% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 159 225 289
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +13.92%
10th Percentile £21,250 £28,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,700 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 20 September 2017.

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 20 September 2017. 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
Luton +14 12 £27,000 -58.46% 2
Dunstable -16 1 £40,000 -27.27%
Shefford - 1 £42,500 -
DNS
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 13 (68.42%) DHCP
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
3 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
4 8 (42.11%) VPN
4 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
5 7 (36.84%) ITIL
5 7 (36.84%) High Availability
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco
6 6 (31.58%) Firewall
7 5 (26.32%) VMware
7 5 (26.32%) MCP
7 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
7 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
8 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (21.05%) TeamCity
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
8 4 (21.05%) Ansible
8 4 (21.05%) Docker
8 4 (21.05%) DevOps
8 4 (21.05%) Graylog
8 4 (21.05%) AWS Certification
8 4 (21.05%) Graphite
8 4 (21.05%) Datadog

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 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) IBM Domino
3 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (21.05%) Datadog
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) DHCP
2 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
3 8 (42.11%) VPN
4 6 (31.58%) Firewall
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (15.79%) DMVPN
5 3 (15.79%) Ethernet
5 3 (15.79%) FTP
5 3 (15.79%) H.323
5 3 (15.79%) Internet
5 3 (15.79%) IPsec
5 3 (15.79%) IPv4
5 3 (15.79%) ISDN
5 3 (15.79%) LAN
5 3 (15.79%) VLAN
5 3 (15.79%) VoIP
5 3 (15.79%) WAN
5 3 (15.79%) Wireless
5 3 (15.79%) WLAN
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) CircleCI
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
1 4 (21.05%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (15.79%) Dutch Language
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) IT Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) IT Support
2 5 (26.32%) IT Support Technician
2 5 (26.32%) IT Technician
2 5 (26.32%) Support Technician
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support
4 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support Technician
4 3 (15.79%) Desktop Technician
4 3 (15.79%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Network Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Network Operations Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Operations Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Telephony Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.26%) Fintech
2 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.53%) Unix
6 1 (5.26%) AIX
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) High Availability
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Auto-Scaling
2 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
2 4 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (21.05%) DevOps
3 3 (15.79%) Email Filtering
3 3 (15.79%) IT Strategy
3 3 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (15.79%) Network Management
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) ERP
4 1 (5.26%) Line Management
4 1 (5.26%) Logistics
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) Bourne shell
2 1 (5.26%) C-shell
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (26.32%) MCP
3 4 (21.05%) AWS Certification
4 3 (15.79%) CCIE
4 3 (15.79%) CCNA
4 3 (15.79%) CCNP
4 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 3 (15.79%) MCITP
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) Docker
3 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Ansible
1 4 (21.05%) Consul
1 4 (21.05%) Graphite
1 4 (21.05%) Graylog
1 4 (21.05%) Kubernetes
1 4 (21.05%) Nagios
1 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (21.05%) Puppet
1 4 (21.05%) Terraform
2 1 (5.26%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco
3 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 4 (21.05%) Splunk
5 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.79%) F5
5 3 (15.79%) Mitel
5 3 (15.79%) Riverbed
5 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.26%) BMC
6 1 (5.26%) Lotus
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.26%) Thales
6 1 (5.26%) VocaLink