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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 54 53 67
Rank change year-on-year -1 +14  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 146 208 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.35% 4.20% 3.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.11% 15.85% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 135 174 145
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -12.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,878
% change year-on-year +2.66% +1.68%  

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 806 1312 1505
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 24.00% 26.51% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 620 1075 963
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +10 73 £45,000 -3.74% 16
Slough +28 18 £50,000 +47.05% 4
Maidenhead +11 15 £52,500 +66.66%
Bracknell +10 12 £50,000 +29.87% 2
Wokingham +5 9 £37,500 +21.95% 1
Newbury +2 4 £48,750 +2.63%
Windsor -11 1 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Hungerford - 1 £45,000 -
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 169 (67.33%) Active Directory
2 165 (65.74%) Windows
3 120 (47.81%) DHCP
4 113 (45.02%) Windows Server
5 104 (41.43%) TCP/IP
6 99 (39.44%) Microsoft
7 93 (37.05%) VMware
8 86 (34.26%) Linux
9 78 (31.08%) Firewall
10 75 (29.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 70 (27.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 65 (25.90%) Hyper-V
13 64 (25.50%) Cisco
14 62 (24.70%) VMware Infrastructure
15 58 (23.11%) SQL Server
16 50 (19.92%) Cisco Certification
16 50 (19.92%) Office 365
17 46 (18.33%) SAN
17 46 (18.33%) MS Excel
18 45 (17.93%) SQL
19 44 (17.53%) LAN
20 41 (16.33%) WAN
21 39 (15.54%) MS Exchange
22 37 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
22 37 (14.74%) Amazon AWS
22 37 (14.74%) PowerShell
23 35 (13.94%) Microsoft Azure
24 34 (13.55%) Python
25 32 (12.75%) MCSE
25 32 (12.75%) Java

DNS
Top Related 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 39 (15.54%) MS Exchange
2 28 (11.16%) IIS
3 24 (9.56%) Tomcat
4 22 (8.76%) Apache
4 22 (8.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (7.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (4.78%) Skype for Business
7 11 (4.38%) WebSphere
8 8 (3.19%) IBM Notes
8 8 (3.19%) OpenStack
8 8 (3.19%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.99%) JBoss
9 5 (1.99%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.40%) CMS
13 1 (0.40%) nginx
13 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 46 (18.33%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.18%) MS Office
3 8 (3.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 50 (19.92%) Office 365
2 37 (14.74%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (13.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (3.98%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (3.59%) IBM Cloud
5 9 (3.59%) SoftLayer
6 7 (2.79%) IaaS
6 7 (2.79%) SaaS
7 5 (1.99%) PaaS
7 5 (1.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (1.20%) OneDrive
9 3 (1.20%) Yammer
10 1 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 120 (47.81%) DHCP
2 104 (41.43%) TCP/IP
3 78 (31.08%) Firewall
4 46 (18.33%) SAN
5 44 (17.53%) LAN
6 41 (16.33%) WAN
7 31 (12.35%) SSL
7 31 (12.35%) VoIP
8 29 (11.55%) HTTP
9 27 (10.76%) VPN
10 24 (9.56%) NAS
11 23 (9.16%) Network Security
12 21 (8.37%) VLAN
13 19 (7.57%) SMTP
14 17 (6.77%) SSH
15 15 (5.98%) SNMP
16 14 (5.58%) Internet
17 13 (5.18%) Intrusion Detection
18 12 (4.78%) MPLS
19 10 (3.98%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (23.11%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (9.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (3.59%) MySQL
4 9 (3.59%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.59%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.59%) Redis
6 4 (1.59%) SQLite
7 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.40%) DB2
8 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.40%) Informix
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (5.18%) WinDbg
2 10 (3.98%) Vagrant
3 8 (3.19%) JIRA
4 2 (0.80%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.80%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (5.58%) Finance
2 11 (4.38%) French Language
3 10 (3.98%) Back Office
4 9 (3.59%) Marketing
4 9 (3.59%) Spanish Language
5 8 (3.19%) German Language
5 8 (3.19%) Portuguese Language
6 7 (2.79%) Automotive
7 6 (2.39%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.20%) Legal
8 3 (1.20%) Publishing
9 2 (0.80%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.40%) Billing
10 1 (0.40%) Electronics
10 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 63 (25.10%) Support Engineer
2 41 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 31 (12.35%) Technical Support
4 29 (11.55%) Network Engineer
5 28 (11.16%) Analyst
6 27 (10.76%) Technical Engineer
7 26 (10.36%) Technical Support Engineer
8 22 (8.76%) IT Support
8 22 (8.76%) Windows Engineer
9 20 (7.97%) Support Analyst
10 17 (6.77%) Administrator
10 17 (6.77%) Architect
10 17 (6.77%) Linux Engineer
11 16 (6.37%) 2nd Line Support
12 15 (5.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 14 (5.58%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 14 (5.58%) Applications Support
13 14 (5.58%) Cloud Engineer
13 14 (5.58%) Linux Support
13 14 (5.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.76%) Web Services
2 11 (4.38%) Regular Expression
3 8 (3.19%) CSS
3 8 (3.19%) HTML
4 6 (2.39%) FreeSWITCH
5 5 (1.99%) Java EE
6 4 (1.59%) jQuery
7 3 (1.20%) .NET
7 3 (1.20%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.20%) J2EE
7 3 (1.20%) LAMP
7 3 (1.20%) Middleware
7 3 (1.20%) POSIX
8 2 (0.80%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.40%) CSS3
9 1 (0.40%) HTML5
9 1 (0.40%) SAML
9 1 (0.40%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.77%) Clustering
2 15 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.98%) Computer Science
2 15 (5.98%) FlexPod
3 13 (5.18%) Linux Command Line
4 12 (4.78%) Data Centre
5 10 (3.98%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (3.19%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.79%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 5 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.59%) PKI
10 3 (1.20%) Cyber Attack
10 3 (1.20%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.20%) Fintech
10 3 (1.20%) iPad
10 3 (1.20%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.20%) Replication
10 3 (1.20%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.40%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.40%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 165 (65.74%) Windows
2 113 (45.02%) Windows Server
3 86 (34.26%) Linux
4 75 (29.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 70 (27.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (12.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (9.16%) Unix
8 11 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (3.59%) CentOS
10 8 (3.19%) Mac OS
10 8 (3.19%) Windows NT
11 7 (2.79%) Ubuntu
11 7 (2.79%) Windows 7
12 4 (1.59%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.20%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.80%) Debian
14 2 (0.80%) Solaris
14 2 (0.80%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.80%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (11.16%) High Availability
2 21 (8.37%) Load Balancing
3 19 (7.57%) Open Source
4 16 (6.37%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (6.37%) Presales
5 15 (5.98%) Customer Requirements
5 15 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (5.98%) ITIL
6 14 (5.58%) Data Management
7 12 (4.78%) Infrastructure Management
8 10 (3.98%) Demand Management
8 10 (3.98%) Service Delivery
9 8 (3.19%) Converged Infrastructure
9 8 (3.19%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 8 (3.19%) OWASP
9 8 (3.19%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (3.19%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 7 (2.79%) Identity Management
10 7 (2.79%) Incident Management
10 7 (2.79%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (17.93%) SQL
2 37 (14.74%) PowerShell
3 34 (13.55%) Python
4 32 (12.75%) Java
5 30 (11.95%) Bash Shell
6 22 (8.76%) Perl
7 13 (5.18%) JavaScript
8 12 (4.78%) Ruby
9 10 (3.98%) Shell Script
10 9 (3.59%) VBScript
11 7 (2.79%) C
12 5 (1.99%) PHP
13 4 (1.59%) C++
13 4 (1.59%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.80%) C#
15 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.40%) VB
15 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 50 (19.92%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (12.75%) MCSE
4 30 (11.95%) CCNA
5 26 (10.36%) Degree
6 21 (8.37%) CCNP
7 10 (3.98%) MCSA
8 9 (3.59%) CCDP
8 9 (3.59%) CCIE
8 9 (3.59%) CISSP
9 8 (3.19%) CCVP
9 8 (3.19%) CEH
9 8 (3.19%) CompTIA Security+
9 8 (3.19%) Security+ Certification
9 8 (3.19%) VCDX
10 5 (1.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.59%) MCITP
12 3 (1.20%) MCP
12 3 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (1.20%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.57%) SLA
2 18 (7.17%) PCI DSS
3 11 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.80%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.40%) ISO22301
System Software
1 169 (67.33%) Active Directory
2 65 (25.90%) Hyper-V
3 62 (24.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (8.37%) vSphere
5 14 (5.58%) vCloud
5 14 (5.58%) VMware ESX
6 13 (5.18%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (4.78%) Docker
8 8 (3.19%) ISA Server
8 8 (3.19%) NFS
8 8 (3.19%) Samba
8 8 (3.19%) XenApp
9 6 (2.39%) Kamailio
10 5 (1.99%) KVM
11 4 (1.59%) Terminal Services
11 4 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (1.59%) VirtualBox
12 3 (1.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (10.36%) SCCM
2 13 (5.18%) Ansible
2 13 (5.18%) Backup Exec
2 13 (5.18%) NetBackup
2 13 (5.18%) WSUS
3 12 (4.78%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (3.98%) SCOM
5 9 (3.59%) Puppet
5 9 (3.59%) vRealize
6 8 (3.19%) HP Data Protector
7 5 (1.99%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (1.99%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (1.59%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (1.20%) PaperCut
9 3 (1.20%) SafeCom
9 3 (1.20%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 3 (1.20%) vMotion
10 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.80%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 99 (39.44%) Microsoft
2 93 (37.05%) VMware
3 64 (25.50%) Cisco
4 27 (10.76%) HP
5 25 (9.96%) Oracle
6 21 (8.37%) NetApp
7 20 (7.97%) Red Hat
8 17 (6.77%) Citrix
9 16 (6.37%) arcserve
10 15 (5.98%) CommVault
10 15 (5.98%) EMC
10 15 (5.98%) Veeam
11 14 (5.58%) Veritas
12 11 (4.38%) Dell
13 9 (3.59%) Juniper
13 9 (3.59%) Nimsoft
13 9 (3.59%) Splunk
14 8 (3.19%) Dell KACE
14 8 (3.19%) GENBAND
14 8 (3.19%) Novell
Reading, Berkshire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, pension, holidays, OnCall Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + additional company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum, + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum £4000 car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 33k
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £42000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Slough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Windsor
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago