Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 95 87
Rank change year-on-year -6 -8 +36
Permanent jobs citing DNS 66 75 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.28% 2.61% 2.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.87% 13.61% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 56 119 91
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £35,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +3.66% +9.33%

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 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 556 551 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.21% 19.15% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 396 444 555
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,750 £44,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.20% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £22,800
90th Percentile £60,500 £67,500 £64,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +10.00%

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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 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
Milton Keynes -4 34 £38,000 -10.59% 7
Aylesbury - 11 £28,750 -
High Wycombe -7 10 £52,500 -22.22% 3
Marlow -10 5 £40,000 -
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 45 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 39 (59.09%) DHCP
3 38 (57.58%) Windows
4 26 (39.39%) TCP/IP
5 23 (34.85%) VMware
6 22 (33.33%) Firewall
7 21 (31.82%) LAN
7 21 (31.82%) WAN
7 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
8 20 (30.30%) Windows Server
9 18 (27.27%) Office 365
10 17 (25.76%) VLAN
10 17 (25.76%) MS Exchange
11 15 (22.73%) VPN
11 15 (22.73%) Cisco
12 14 (21.21%) Citrix
12 14 (21.21%) SCCM
12 14 (21.21%) Windows 7
13 13 (19.70%) Windows 10
14 12 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (18.18%) VoIP
14 12 (18.18%) Wireless
15 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (16.67%) Hyper-V
15 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
17 9 (13.64%) Data Centre
17 9 (13.64%) Linux
17 9 (13.64%) SQL

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 17 (25.76%) MS Exchange
2 12 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.55%) CMS
4 3 (4.55%) WordPress
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (27.27%) Office 365
2 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.58%) SaaS
4 3 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.55%) G Suite
5 1 (1.52%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 39 (59.09%) DHCP
2 26 (39.39%) TCP/IP
3 22 (33.33%) Firewall
4 21 (31.82%) LAN
4 21 (31.82%) WAN
5 17 (25.76%) VLAN
6 15 (22.73%) VPN
7 12 (18.18%) VoIP
7 12 (18.18%) Wireless
8 8 (12.12%) HTTP
8 8 (12.12%) SSL
9 5 (7.58%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (7.58%) MPLS
9 5 (7.58%) SAN
9 5 (7.58%) WLAN
10 4 (6.06%) Kerberos
11 3 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (4.55%) IP Telephony
12 2 (3.03%) BIG-IP
12 2 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (6.06%) MySQL
2 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.03%) phpMyAdmin
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (9.09%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.06%) Billing
4 3 (4.55%) Retail
5 2 (3.03%) Games
5 2 (3.03%) Legal
6 1 (1.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) Support Engineer
2 9 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Developer
3 8 (12.12%) IT Support
3 8 (12.12%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) IT Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Network Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Technical Support
5 6 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.58%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Voice Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Windows Support Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Mitel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) CSS
1 7 (10.61%) HTML
2 5 (7.58%) .NET
2 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET
2 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (6.06%) LDAP
4 3 (4.55%) ADSI
5 2 (3.03%) Google Maps API
5 2 (3.03%) jQuery
5 2 (3.03%) Sass
5 2 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.09%) Fintech
3 5 (7.58%) Driving Licence
3 5 (7.58%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.55%) PKI
5 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.03%) CCTV
5 2 (3.03%) Clustering
5 2 (3.03%) Handset
5 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.03%) NHS
5 2 (3.03%) Online Games
5 2 (3.03%) User Experience
6 1 (1.52%) FMCG
6 1 (1.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (57.58%) Windows
2 20 (30.30%) Windows Server
3 14 (21.21%) Windows 7
4 13 (19.70%) Windows 10
5 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (13.64%) Linux
7 8 (12.12%) Unix
7 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (6.06%) Android
8 4 (6.06%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.55%) Mac OS X
9 3 (4.55%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.03%) Mac OS
10 2 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (3.03%) Solaris
11 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (10.61%) Problem Management
2 6 (9.09%) Data Security
2 6 (9.09%) ITIL
2 6 (9.09%) Software Audit
3 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (7.58%) MVC
3 5 (7.58%) Patch Management
4 3 (4.55%) Analytics
4 3 (4.55%) Data Analytics
4 3 (4.55%) Load Balancing
4 3 (4.55%) Migration
4 3 (4.55%) Risk Management
4 3 (4.55%) SEO
4 3 (4.55%) Statistics
5 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.03%) ERP
5 2 (3.03%) Information Security
5 2 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) SQL
2 7 (10.61%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.58%) C#
3 5 (7.58%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.03%) PHP
4 2 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.58%) CCNP
2 5 (7.58%) MCSE
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.06%) MCSA
4 3 (4.55%) MCP
4 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.03%) CCNA
5 2 (3.03%) CEH
5 2 (3.03%) CISSP
5 2 (3.03%) Degree
5 2 (3.03%) GCIA
5 2 (3.03%) GCIH
5 2 (3.03%) GIAC
5 2 (3.03%) GSEC
6 1 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.52%) MCITP
6 1 (1.52%) MCTS
6 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (3.03%) PMO
System Software
1 45 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 12 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 6 (9.09%) vSphere
5 2 (3.03%) DFS Replication
5 2 (3.03%) XenApp
6 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (21.21%) SCCM
2 7 (10.61%) WSUS
3 3 (4.55%) Ansible
4 2 (3.03%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) VMware
2 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 15 (22.73%) Cisco
4 14 (21.21%) Citrix
5 7 (10.61%) Veeam
6 5 (7.58%) F5
7 4 (6.06%) Apple
7 4 (6.06%) Mitel
7 4 (6.06%) NetApp
7 4 (6.06%) Oracle
7 4 (6.06%) Red Box
8 3 (4.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 3 (4.55%) Google
8 3 (4.55%) Juniper
8 3 (4.55%) Lumension
8 3 (4.55%) McAfee
8 3 (4.55%) White Clarke
9 2 (3.03%) Capita
9 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.03%) Meraki