The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for DNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 76 63
Rank change year-on-year +6 -13  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 129 153 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.95% 3.40% 4.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.31% 13.50% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 109 115 124
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £28,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £37,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year - +2.06%  

DNS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 791 1133 1345
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 24.20% 25.17% 26.08%
Number of salaries quoted 618 875 861
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,615 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing DNS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Berkshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for DNS in Berkshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Berkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Berkshire

DNS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +39 67 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Slough +7 23 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Maidenhead +21 7 £33,615 -10.36% 1
Wokingham +21 7 £38,000 +26.66%
Bracknell +15 6 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Newbury -10 2 £35,000 -
Windsor -15 1 £21,000 -44.00%
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 197 (71.38%) Windows
2 173 (62.68%) Active Directory
3 146 (52.90%) DHCP
4 129 (46.74%) Windows Server
5 126 (45.65%) VMware
6 110 (39.86%) TCP/IP
7 108 (39.13%) Microsoft
8 104 (37.68%) Linux
9 99 (35.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 96 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 91 (32.97%) Cisco
12 88 (31.88%) Firewall
13 78 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
14 69 (25.00%) SQL Server
15 65 (23.55%) SAN
16 64 (23.19%) Hyper-V
17 63 (22.83%) Cisco Certification
18 58 (21.01%) Amazon AWS
19 56 (20.29%) Office 365
20 54 (19.57%) SQL
21 51 (18.48%) MS Exchange
21 51 (18.48%) LAN
22 49 (17.75%) WAN
22 49 (17.75%) PowerShell
23 47 (17.03%) Windows Server 2003
24 45 (16.30%) VPN
24 45 (16.30%) Microsoft Azure
25 44 (15.94%) VMware ESXi
26 43 (15.58%) ITIL
27 42 (15.22%) HTTP

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 51 (18.48%) MS Exchange
2 27 (9.78%) IIS
3 25 (9.06%) Apache
4 23 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 22 (7.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (7.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (4.35%) SharePoint
7 11 (3.99%) Skype for Business
8 10 (3.62%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (3.26%) WebSphere
10 7 (2.54%) IBM Notes
10 7 (2.54%) OpenStack
11 5 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (1.81%) WebLogic
12 3 (1.09%) Eucalyptus
12 3 (1.09%) JBoss
12 3 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (2.90%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (3.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 58 (21.01%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (20.29%) Office 365
3 45 (16.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (6.88%) SaaS
5 14 (5.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 11 (3.99%) IaaS
6 11 (3.99%) PaaS
7 8 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (2.54%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (1.81%) OpenShift
10 4 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (1.09%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.72%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.72%) SoftLayer
13 1 (0.36%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.36%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 146 (52.90%) DHCP
2 110 (39.86%) TCP/IP
3 88 (31.88%) Firewall
4 65 (23.55%) SAN
5 51 (18.48%) LAN
6 49 (17.75%) WAN
7 45 (16.30%) VPN
8 42 (15.22%) HTTP
9 39 (14.13%) VLAN
10 36 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
11 35 (12.68%) SSL
11 35 (12.68%) VoIP
12 27 (9.78%) NAS
13 25 (9.06%) MPLS
13 25 (9.06%) SMTP
14 24 (8.70%) Internet
15 23 (8.33%) Network Security
15 23 (8.33%) OSPF
16 19 (6.88%) BGP
17 18 (6.52%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (12.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 28 (10.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (6.88%) MySQL
5 12 (4.35%) Redis
5 12 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (3.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (3.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (3.26%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (2.90%) NoSQL
8 8 (2.90%) SQLite
9 5 (1.81%) DB2
9 5 (1.81%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.09%) Informix
10 3 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.72%) InfluxDB
11 2 (0.72%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.36%) Big Data
12 1 (0.36%) Firebird
12 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (6.88%) WinDbg
2 8 (2.90%) IDA Disassembler
2 8 (2.90%) OllyDbg
3 6 (2.17%) Vagrant
4 5 (1.81%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.45%) JIRA
6 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (8.70%) Back Office
1 24 (8.70%) Finance
2 18 (6.52%) Marketing
3 11 (3.99%) Electronics
3 11 (3.99%) Manufacturing
3 11 (3.99%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.62%) Retail
5 8 (2.90%) Automotive
5 8 (2.90%) French Language
5 8 (2.90%) Legal
6 5 (1.81%) Spanish Language
7 4 (1.45%) German Language
7 4 (1.45%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (0.72%) Banking
8 2 (0.72%) Publishing
9 1 (0.36%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 56 (20.29%) Support Engineer
2 39 (14.13%) Analyst
3 38 (13.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 37 (13.41%) Network Engineer
5 30 (10.87%) Technical Support
6 28 (10.14%) Administrator
7 27 (9.78%) Support Analyst
8 26 (9.42%) IT Support
9 24 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
9 24 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
9 24 (8.70%) Technical Support Engineer
9 24 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
10 19 (6.88%) 2nd Line Support
11 18 (6.52%) Cloud Engineer
11 18 (6.52%) IT Engineer
12 17 (6.16%) Linux Administrator
12 17 (6.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 15 (5.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 15 (5.43%) Linux Support
13 15 (5.43%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.97%) Web Services
2 11 (3.99%) CSS
2 11 (3.99%) HTML
2 11 (3.99%) Regular Expression
3 6 (2.17%) .NET
3 6 (2.17%) Java EE
3 6 (2.17%) REST
4 5 (1.81%) IBM Integration Bus
4 5 (1.81%) JSON
4 5 (1.81%) LAMP
4 5 (1.81%) Middleware
4 5 (1.81%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (1.81%) XHTML
4 5 (1.81%) XML
5 3 (1.09%) FreeSWITCH
5 3 (1.09%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (1.09%) POSIX
6 2 (0.72%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.72%) WAP
7 1 (0.36%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.61%) Clustering
2 16 (5.80%) Data Centre
3 14 (5.07%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
6 10 (3.62%) FlexPod
7 8 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.54%) Cyber Attack
8 7 (2.54%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 6 (2.17%) Driving Licence
9 6 (2.17%) Private Cloud
9 6 (2.17%) Public Cloud
9 6 (2.17%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.45%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (1.09%) iPad
12 2 (0.72%) PKI
12 2 (0.72%) VxBlock/Vblock
13 1 (0.36%) CCTV
13 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 197 (71.38%) Windows
2 129 (46.74%) Windows Server
3 104 (37.68%) Linux
4 99 (35.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 96 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 47 (17.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (11.59%) Unix
8 20 (7.25%) CentOS
9 16 (5.80%) Ubuntu
10 7 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (2.54%) Windows XP
11 6 (2.17%) Windows 7
12 5 (1.81%) Debian
12 5 (1.81%) Windows 10
13 4 (1.45%) Mac OS
13 4 (1.45%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.45%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (15.58%) ITIL
2 37 (13.41%) High Availability
3 25 (9.06%) DevOps
4 22 (7.97%) Open Source
5 20 (7.25%) Cybersecurity
6 19 (6.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 17 (6.16%) Mentoring
8 15 (5.43%) Load Balancing
9 14 (5.07%) Capacity Planning
9 14 (5.07%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (5.07%) Infrastructure Management
10 13 (4.71%) Data Management
10 13 (4.71%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (4.71%) Time Management
11 11 (3.99%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (3.99%) Configuration Management
11 11 (3.99%) Digital Marketing
11 11 (3.99%) Problem Management
11 11 (3.99%) Programme Management
11 11 (3.99%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 54 (19.57%) SQL
2 49 (17.75%) PowerShell
3 38 (13.77%) Python
4 33 (11.96%) Bash Shell
5 29 (10.51%) Perl
6 18 (6.52%) Java
7 12 (4.35%) VBScript
8 10 (3.62%) JavaScript
8 10 (3.62%) PHP
8 10 (3.62%) Ruby
9 8 (2.90%) C
9 8 (2.90%) C++
10 3 (1.09%) C#
10 3 (1.09%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.72%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.72%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.72%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 63 (22.83%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (13.41%) CCNA
3 28 (10.14%) CCNP
4 26 (9.42%) Degree
5 19 (6.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (6.52%) MCSE
7 13 (4.71%) CCIE
8 11 (3.99%) CCVP
9 8 (2.90%) CCDP
10 6 (2.17%) CCA
10 6 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (2.17%) MCP
11 5 (1.81%) CCSP
11 5 (1.81%) CISSP
11 5 (1.81%) Oracle Certification
12 4 (1.45%) CompTIA Security+
12 4 (1.45%) CWNA
12 4 (1.45%) JNCIP
12 4 (1.45%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (5.07%) PCI DSS
2 14 (5.07%) SLA
3 4 (1.45%) COBIT
4 3 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 173 (62.68%) Active Directory
2 78 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (23.19%) Hyper-V
4 44 (15.94%) VMware ESXi
5 26 (9.42%) XenApp
6 21 (7.61%) KVM
7 20 (7.25%) Docker
7 20 (7.25%) Terminal Services
8 18 (6.52%) vSphere
9 16 (5.80%) XenServer
10 12 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
11 11 (3.99%) ISA Server
12 8 (2.90%) NFS
12 8 (2.90%) VirtualBox
13 6 (2.17%) XenDesktop
14 4 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (1.45%) Samba
15 3 (1.09%) Kamailio
15 3 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
16 2 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 27 (9.78%) SCCM
2 25 (9.06%) WSUS
3 19 (6.88%) Backup Exec
4 16 (5.80%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (5.80%) SCOM
5 15 (5.43%) Ansible
5 15 (5.43%) NetBackup
6 13 (4.71%) Puppet
7 12 (4.35%) ZABBIX
8 9 (3.26%) HP Data Protector
9 6 (2.17%) EdgeSight
10 5 (1.81%) EMC NetWorker
11 4 (1.45%) CloudForms
11 4 (1.45%) Nagios
11 4 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (1.09%) Failover Clustering
12 3 (1.09%) Icinga
12 3 (1.09%) PaperCut
12 3 (1.09%) SafeCom
12 3 (1.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 126 (45.65%) VMware
2 108 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 91 (32.97%) Cisco
4 31 (11.23%) HP
5 27 (9.78%) Citrix
5 27 (9.78%) NetApp
6 23 (8.33%) Dell
7 22 (7.97%) Oracle
8 21 (7.61%) Juniper
8 21 (7.61%) Red Hat
9 20 (7.25%) Veeam
10 18 (6.52%) F5
11 17 (6.16%) CommVault
11 17 (6.16%) EMC
12 15 (5.43%) arcserve
13 14 (5.07%) CheckPoint
13 14 (5.07%) McAfee
14 13 (4.71%) SAP
15 11 (3.99%) Aruba
15 11 (3.99%) Veritas
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £28000. per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum & Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JobHoller
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£80,000 to £90,000 plus 15% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, pension, holidays
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JobHoller
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
University of Surrey
Salary: £31,076 to £38,183
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
University of Surrey
Salary: £31,076 to £38,183
Posted: 16 days ago