Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 106 115
Rank change year-on-year +13 +9 -21
Permanent jobs citing DNS 56 73 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.23% 2.62% 2.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.09% 13.54% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 50 65 82
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -27.27% +32.53%
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,000 £33,550
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% -5.88% +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 371 539 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.78% 19.35% 20.52%
Number of salaries quoted 275 407 487
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £23,550 £26,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £64,350 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +31 37 £42,500 -20.93% 5
High Wycombe -17 7 £22,500 -60.87% 2
Buckingham - 2 £32,500 -
Chesham - 2 £22,500 -
Aylesbury +19 1 £26,000 -13.33%
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 35 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 34 (60.71%) Windows
3 28 (50.00%) DHCP
4 26 (46.43%) Windows Server
5 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
6 19 (33.93%) Firewall
7 17 (30.36%) Microsoft Azure
8 16 (28.57%) VPN
8 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 14 (25.00%) Internet
10 13 (23.21%) TCP/IP
10 13 (23.21%) Middleware
10 13 (23.21%) VMware
10 13 (23.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 12 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (21.43%) HTTP
11 12 (21.43%) IBM
11 12 (21.43%) Office 365
11 12 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
12 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (19.64%) W3C
12 11 (19.64%) SQL
12 11 (19.64%) MS Exchange
13 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (16.07%) Spring
14 9 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (16.07%) Hyper-V
14 9 (16.07%) Process Improvement
14 9 (16.07%) IPsec
14 9 (16.07%) EAI

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 11 (19.64%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.14%) Confluence
2 4 (7.14%) IIS
3 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.57%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (30.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (21.43%) Office 365
3 9 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.57%) Mimecast
4 2 (3.57%) Serverless
5 1 (1.79%) IaaS
5 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (50.00%) DHCP
2 19 (33.93%) Firewall
3 16 (28.57%) VPN
4 14 (25.00%) Internet
5 13 (23.21%) TCP/IP
6 12 (21.43%) HTTP
7 9 (16.07%) IPsec
7 9 (16.07%) WAN
8 8 (14.29%) LAN
8 8 (14.29%) MPLS
9 7 (12.50%) VoIP
10 5 (8.93%) PPTP
11 4 (7.14%) Kerberos
11 4 (7.14%) SSL
11 4 (7.14%) Wireless
12 3 (5.36%) SAN
13 2 (3.57%) BGP
13 2 (3.57%) Ethernet
13 2 (3.57%) OSPF
13 2 (3.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) Maven
General
1 3 (5.36%) Banking
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Law
2 2 (3.57%) Legal
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Games
3 1 (1.79%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.79%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Architect
2 10 (17.86%) Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 6 (10.71%) IT Support
4 6 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) IT Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Support Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.36%) Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (5.36%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (5.36%) IT Technician
6 3 (5.36%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) Middleware Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.21%) Middleware
2 12 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
3 9 (16.07%) Spring
4 8 (14.29%) Apache Camel
5 6 (10.71%) LDAP
6 5 (8.93%) Kafka
7 1 (1.79%) CSS
7 1 (1.79%) HTML
7 1 (1.79%) JSON
7 1 (1.79%) Node.js
7 1 (1.79%) React
7 1 (1.79%) Servlets
7 1 (1.79%) Spring Boot
7 1 (1.79%) XHTML
7 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) W3C
2 5 (8.93%) New Media
3 4 (7.14%) PKI
4 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.36%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.57%) IVR
6 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.79%) CMDB
6 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.79%) Replication
6 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (60.71%) Windows
2 26 (46.43%) Windows Server
3 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (12.50%) Linux
4 7 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.36%) Mac OS
6 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.57%) CentOS
7 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.79%) Android
8 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.79%) Solaris
8 1 (1.79%) Unix
8 1 (1.79%) VMS
8 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.79%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (16.07%) EAI
3 9 (16.07%) ITIL
3 9 (16.07%) Process Improvement
4 8 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 6 (10.71%) DevOps
6 5 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (8.93%) Migration
7 4 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.36%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.36%) Network Management
8 3 (5.36%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (5.36%) Server Management
8 3 (5.36%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (5.36%) Supplier Management
8 3 (5.36%) Supplier Relationship Management
9 2 (3.57%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.64%) SQL
2 9 (16.07%) Java
3 6 (10.71%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.57%) Perl
5 2 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.14%) CCNA
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.36%) MCSE
4 2 (3.57%) CCIE
4 2 (3.57%) CCNP
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.79%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) GDPR
1 3 (5.36%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.57%) PMO
2 2 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.07%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (5.36%) Docker
6 2 (3.57%) pfSense
7 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.79%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (3.57%) Ansible
2 2 (3.57%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.79%) Control-M
3 1 (1.79%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (1.79%) Puppet
3 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.79%) SCCM
3 1 (1.79%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.79%) WSUS
3 1 (1.79%) Xymon
Vendors
1 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.21%) VMware
3 12 (21.43%) IBM
4 9 (16.07%) Cisco
5 4 (7.14%) F5
5 4 (7.14%) Veeam
6 3 (5.36%) Citrix
6 3 (5.36%) McAfee
6 3 (5.36%) NEC
6 3 (5.36%) NETGEAR
6 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.36%) Remedy
6 3 (5.36%) WatchGuard
7 2 (3.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (3.57%) Avaya
7 2 (3.57%) Google
7 2 (3.57%) JD Edwards
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle
8 1 (1.79%) HP
8 1 (1.79%) Juniper