Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 109 128
Rank change year-on-year -2 +19 -22
Permanent jobs citing DNS 54 59 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.96% 2.10% 1.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.67% 11.24% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 47 53 46
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% -8.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £59,750 £65,625
South East median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -

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 506 525 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 18.38% 18.66% 21.44%
Number of salaries quoted 374 378 532
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +2.94%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 +30 34 £42,500 -22.73% 5
High Wycombe -15 9 £22,500 -37.50% 2
Aylesbury +24 2 £37,500 -16.67% 3
Buckingham - 2 £32,500 -
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 36 (66.67%) DHCP
2 34 (62.96%) Active Directory
3 28 (51.85%) Windows
4 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
5 19 (35.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (35.19%) Windows Server
6 17 (31.48%) Firewall
7 14 (25.93%) VMware
8 13 (24.07%) VPN
8 13 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (24.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 11 (20.37%) Middleware
10 11 (20.37%) IBM
10 11 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (18.52%) Hyper-V
11 10 (18.52%) ActiveMQ
11 10 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (18.52%) HTTP
11 10 (18.52%) Internet
12 9 (16.67%) W3C
12 9 (16.67%) SQL
12 9 (16.67%) Linux
12 9 (16.67%) MS Exchange
13 8 (14.81%) Spring
13 8 (14.81%) EAI
13 8 (14.81%) Java
13 8 (14.81%) Cisco
14 7 (12.96%) WAN
14 7 (12.96%) LAN

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 9 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.41%) Confluence
3 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.85%) Apache
4 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.85%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.85%) nginx
4 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.70%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 19 (35.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (11.11%) Office 365
4 2 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.70%) IaaS
4 2 (3.70%) PaaS
4 2 (3.70%) Serverless
5 1 (1.85%) GitHub
5 1 (1.85%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.85%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (66.67%) DHCP
2 17 (31.48%) Firewall
3 13 (24.07%) VPN
4 10 (18.52%) HTTP
4 10 (18.52%) Internet
5 7 (12.96%) LAN
5 7 (12.96%) VoIP
5 7 (12.96%) WAN
6 6 (11.11%) MPLS
6 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 4 (7.41%) IPsec
7 4 (7.41%) PPTP
7 4 (7.41%) VLAN
7 4 (7.41%) Wireless
8 3 (5.56%) BGP
8 3 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (5.56%) OSPF
8 3 (5.56%) SSL
8 3 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.85%) Big Data
5 1 (1.85%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (1.85%) Maven
General
1 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Automotive
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Games
3 1 (1.85%) German Language
3 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Architect
2 9 (16.67%) IT Support
3 7 (12.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Technical Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) IT Support Technician
5 5 (9.26%) IT Technician
5 5 (9.26%) Network Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Support Technician
5 5 (9.26%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Data Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Data Network Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Server Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) Middleware
2 10 (18.52%) ActiveMQ
3 8 (14.81%) Spring
4 6 (11.11%) Apache Camel
5 5 (9.26%) Kafka
6 4 (7.41%) LDAP
7 2 (3.70%) ADSI
8 1 (1.85%) CSS
8 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.85%) HTML
8 1 (1.85%) J2EE
8 1 (1.85%) JSON
8 1 (1.85%) LAMP
8 1 (1.85%) Node.js
8 1 (1.85%) React
8 1 (1.85%) Servlets
8 1 (1.85%) Spring Boot
8 1 (1.85%) XHTML
8 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) W3C
2 5 (9.26%) New Media
3 3 (5.56%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) IVR
4 2 (3.70%) PKI
5 1 (1.85%) CMDB
5 1 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.85%) FMCG
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Replication
5 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (51.85%) Windows
2 19 (35.19%) Windows Server
3 9 (16.67%) Linux
4 5 (9.26%) Mac OS
4 5 (9.26%) Windows 10
5 4 (7.41%) Unix
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.70%) CentOS
7 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.85%) Android
8 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.85%) DC/OS
8 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.85%) Solaris
8 1 (1.85%) VMS
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (14.81%) EAI
4 6 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 5 (9.26%) DevOps
5 5 (9.26%) Process Improvement
6 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.41%) ITIL
7 3 (5.56%) Analytics
7 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.56%) Change Management
7 3 (5.56%) Data Protection
7 3 (5.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 3 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.56%) Patch Management
7 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) SQL
2 8 (14.81%) Java
3 4 (7.41%) Python
4 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.70%) Perl
6 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.85%) PHP
6 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) CCNA
1 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (5.56%) Degree
3 3 (5.56%) MCP
4 2 (3.70%) CISM
4 2 (3.70%) CISSP
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.85%) PMO
3 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 34 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 13 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (18.52%) Hyper-V
4 5 (9.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (7.41%) Docker
6 3 (5.56%) Terminal Services
6 3 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (3.70%) pfSense
7 2 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Ansible
1 4 (7.41%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (3.70%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.70%) WSUS
3 1 (1.85%) Control-M
3 1 (1.85%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (1.85%) Puppet
3 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.85%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.85%) Xymon
Vendors
1 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.93%) VMware
3 11 (20.37%) IBM
4 8 (14.81%) Cisco
5 6 (11.11%) F5
5 6 (11.11%) Veeam
6 5 (9.26%) Juniper
6 5 (9.26%) WatchGuard
7 4 (7.41%) McAfee
8 3 (5.56%) Citrix
8 3 (5.56%) Meraki
8 3 (5.56%) Oracle
8 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.56%) Remedy
8 3 (5.56%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.70%) Avaya
9 2 (3.70%) JD Edwards
9 2 (3.70%) Lumension
10 1 (1.85%) BMC
10 1 (1.85%) CA