Period
to 22 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 107 110
Rank change year-on-year +15 +3 +21
Permanent jobs citing DNS 49 58 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.16% 2.04% 2.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.54% 10.88% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 41 46 51
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £21,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,625 £57,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -10.59% +6.25%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 362 533 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 15.98% 18.78% 18.65%
Number of salaries quoted 300 389 391
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Buckinghamshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for DNS in Buckinghamshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2019.

Salary histogram for DNS in Buckinghamshire

DNS
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 2019. 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
Milton Keynes +4 30 £41,250 - 11
High Wycombe +4 5 £43,000 +91.11% 2
Princes Risborough - 4 £38,750 - 1
Marlow - 2 £31,000 -
Gerrards Cross - 2 £53,750 -
Amersham - 1 £30,000 -
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 37 (75.51%) DHCP
2 36 (73.47%) Active Directory
3 35 (71.43%) Windows
4 30 (61.22%) Windows Server
5 27 (55.10%) Firewall
6 24 (48.98%) VMware
7 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
8 22 (44.90%) Office 365
9 20 (40.82%) PowerShell
9 20 (40.82%) Microsoft Azure
10 18 (36.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (32.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 14 (28.57%) VPN
13 13 (26.53%) TCP/IP
13 13 (26.53%) Hyper-V
14 12 (24.49%) Degree
14 12 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
15 11 (22.45%) Cisco
15 11 (22.45%) ITIL
15 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
16 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
16 10 (20.41%) SAN
16 10 (20.41%) VLAN
17 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
17 9 (18.37%) IMAP
17 9 (18.37%) Internet
17 9 (18.37%) CCIE
17 9 (18.37%) LAN
17 9 (18.37%) WAN
17 9 (18.37%) SMTP

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.12%) CMS
4 1 (2.04%) Confluence
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.04%) IIS
4 1 (2.04%) JBoss
4 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.04%) WildFly
4 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 22 (44.90%) Office 365
2 20 (40.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.04%) IaaS
5 1 (2.04%) PaaS
5 1 (2.04%) Power Platform
5 1 (2.04%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 37 (75.51%) DHCP
2 27 (55.10%) Firewall
3 14 (28.57%) VPN
4 13 (26.53%) TCP/IP
5 10 (20.41%) SAN
5 10 (20.41%) VLAN
6 9 (18.37%) IMAP
6 9 (18.37%) Internet
6 9 (18.37%) LAN
6 9 (18.37%) SMTP
6 9 (18.37%) WAN
7 7 (14.29%) VoIP
8 6 (12.24%) SNMP
9 4 (8.16%) FTP
10 3 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (6.12%) SSL
11 2 (4.08%) IPsec
11 2 (4.08%) MPLS
11 2 (4.08%) PPTP
11 2 (4.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (4.08%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.04%) MySQL
5 1 (2.04%) Power BI
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (10.20%) Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Architect
4 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.20%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.20%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.16%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 4 (8.16%) IT Support
5 4 (8.16%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.12%) Technical Support
6 3 (6.12%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) LDAP
2 4 (8.16%) Web Services
3 2 (4.08%) CSS
3 2 (4.08%) EDI
3 2 (4.08%) HTML
3 2 (4.08%) jQuery
3 2 (4.08%) MAPI
4 1 (2.04%) Ajax
4 1 (2.04%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (2.04%) CSS3
4 1 (2.04%) HTML5
4 1 (2.04%) Laravel
4 1 (2.04%) Middleware
4 1 (2.04%) React
4 1 (2.04%) REST
4 1 (2.04%) Sass
4 1 (2.04%) SOAP
4 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) PKI
2 5 (10.20%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (8.16%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (8.16%) RSA SecurID
4 3 (6.12%) Smartphone
5 2 (4.08%) FMCG
6 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.04%) BYOD
6 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.04%) EPoS
6 1 (2.04%) NHS
6 1 (2.04%) PACS
6 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (71.43%) Windows
2 30 (61.22%) Windows Server
3 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (14.29%) Linux
5 5 (10.20%) Mac OS
5 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.16%) Windows 10
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.08%) Unix
7 2 (4.08%) VMS
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (22.45%) ITIL
3 8 (16.33%) Network Design
4 7 (14.29%) eTOM
4 7 (14.29%) Product Roadmap
4 7 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 5 (10.20%) Technology Roadmap
6 4 (8.16%) Change Management
6 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.16%) Migration
6 4 (8.16%) Project Management
7 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.12%) ERP
7 3 (6.12%) High Availability
7 3 (6.12%) People Management
7 3 (6.12%) Performance Management
7 3 (6.12%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (6.12%) Storage Management
8 2 (4.08%) Creative Thinking
8 2 (4.08%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.82%) PowerShell
2 6 (12.24%) SQL
3 5 (10.20%) Python
4 2 (4.08%) PHP
5 1 (2.04%) Java
5 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (24.49%) Degree
2 9 (18.37%) CCIE
3 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (14.29%) TOGAF Certification
4 7 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (12.24%) MCP
5 6 (12.24%) MCSA
6 5 (10.20%) CCNA
7 2 (4.08%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 2 (4.08%) CCNP
7 2 (4.08%) CEH
7 2 (4.08%) CISSP
7 2 (4.08%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (4.08%) GIAC
7 2 (4.08%) MCSE
7 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.08%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) SLA
2 3 (6.12%) GDPR
2 3 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.12%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.08%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (2.04%) DICOM
4 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (73.47%) Active Directory
2 18 (36.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (26.53%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.16%) vSphere
5 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.04%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
6 1 (2.04%) Docker
6 1 (2.04%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 5 (10.20%) vRealize
3 4 (8.16%) SCCM
3 4 (8.16%) WSUS
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.04%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.04%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.04%) SCOM
5 1 (2.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 24 (48.98%) VMware
2 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
3 11 (22.45%) Cisco
4 7 (14.29%) Veeam
5 3 (6.12%) Juniper
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle
5 3 (6.12%) Veritas
6 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.08%) McAfee
6 2 (4.08%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.04%) Adobe
7 1 (2.04%) Apple
7 1 (2.04%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (2.04%) Forcepoint
7 1 (2.04%) IronPort
7 1 (2.04%) Mitel
7 1 (2.04%) Proofpoint
7 1 (2.04%) RightFax
7 1 (2.04%) Symantec