Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 105 99
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6 +4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 41 50 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.97% 2.07% 2.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.78% 14.33% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 66
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% -26.36%
10th Percentile £30,250 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £59,000 £70,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -11.76%

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 348 349 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 16.75% 14.46% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 297 264 406
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,225 £24,875
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,625 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -5.56%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -1 31 £50,000 +17.65% 6
High Wycombe +11 4 £34,500 -8.00% 4
Aylesbury +14 1 £32,000 +23.08%
Gerrards Cross - 1 £52,500 -
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 34 (82.93%) DHCP
2 27 (65.85%) ITIL
2 27 (65.85%) PowerShell
3 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
4 20 (48.78%) SMTP
4 20 (48.78%) IMAP
5 19 (46.34%) VMware
5 19 (46.34%) LAN
5 19 (46.34%) WAN
6 18 (43.90%) LDAP
6 18 (43.90%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (43.90%) SAN
6 18 (43.90%) Network Design
6 18 (43.90%) Office 365
7 17 (41.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (41.46%) Windows
7 17 (41.46%) CCIE
8 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
8 16 (39.02%) Internet
8 16 (39.02%) TOGAF
8 16 (39.02%) eTOM
8 16 (39.02%) PKI
8 16 (39.02%) Degree
8 16 (39.02%) TOGAF Certification
8 16 (39.02%) Product Roadmap
9 15 (36.59%) Azure
10 13 (31.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (29.27%) SNMP
11 12 (29.27%) Python
11 12 (29.27%) Windows Server

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 (24.39%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.88%) IIS
5 2 (4.88%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (43.90%) Office 365
2 15 (36.59%) Azure
3 4 (9.76%) Akamai
4 2 (4.88%) Power Platform
4 2 (4.88%) Yammer
5 1 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 34 (82.93%) DHCP
2 20 (48.78%) IMAP
2 20 (48.78%) SMTP
3 19 (46.34%) LAN
3 19 (46.34%) WAN
4 18 (43.90%) SAN
5 16 (39.02%) Internet
6 12 (29.27%) SNMP
7 9 (21.95%) Firewall
8 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
8 5 (12.20%) VPN
9 4 (9.76%) FTP
9 4 (9.76%) POP3
9 4 (9.76%) Wireless
10 3 (7.32%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (7.32%) VLAN
11 2 (4.88%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (4.88%) DKIM
11 2 (4.88%) DMARC
11 2 (4.88%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Power BI
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Architect
2 12 (29.27%) Infrastructure Architect
2 12 (29.27%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 12 (29.27%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (21.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.32%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
5 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 3 (7.32%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Support
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) LDAP
2 4 (9.76%) MAPI
3 2 (4.88%) Web Services
4 1 (2.44%) CSS
4 1 (2.44%) CSS3
4 1 (2.44%) HTML
4 1 (2.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) PKI
2 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.88%) BYOD
3 2 (4.88%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) NHS
4 1 (2.44%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Windows
2 12 (29.27%) Windows Server
3 5 (12.20%) Windows 10
3 5 (12.20%) Windows 7
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.88%) Linux
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) ITIL
2 18 (43.90%) Network Design
3 16 (39.02%) eTOM
3 16 (39.02%) Product Roadmap
3 16 (39.02%) TOGAF
4 9 (21.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (17.07%) Migration
6 6 (14.63%) High Availability
7 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (9.76%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
8 4 (9.76%) DevOps
8 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure as Code
8 4 (9.76%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
8 4 (9.76%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (9.76%) Technical Leadership
9 2 (4.88%) Due Diligence
9 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.88%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) PowerShell
2 12 (29.27%) Python
3 1 (2.44%) C
3 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) PHP
3 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (43.90%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (41.46%) CCIE
3 16 (39.02%) Degree
3 16 (39.02%) TOGAF Certification
4 13 (31.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.88%) CCNA
6 1 (2.44%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 1 (2.44%) CCNP
6 1 (2.44%) CEH
6 1 (2.44%) CISSP
6 1 (2.44%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (2.44%) GIAC
6 1 (2.44%) MCSE
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) PCI DSS
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) DICOM
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
2 17 (41.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (19.51%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.88%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
4 2 (4.88%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (29.27%) vRealize
2 9 (21.95%) SCCM
3 6 (14.63%) SCOM
4 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (4.88%) AirWatch
5 2 (4.88%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (4.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) VMware
2 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
3 10 (24.39%) Cisco
4 5 (12.20%) Citrix
5 4 (9.76%) Apple
5 4 (9.76%) McAfee
5 4 (9.76%) Meraki
5 4 (9.76%) MobileIron
5 4 (9.76%) Splunk
6 2 (4.88%) Forcepoint
6 2 (4.88%) GFI Software
6 2 (4.88%) IronPort
6 2 (4.88%) Proofpoint
6 2 (4.88%) RightFax
6 2 (4.88%) Symantec
6 2 (4.88%) Veritas
6 2 (4.88%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.44%) Zscaler