Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 72 78
Rank change year-on-year -85 +6 +42
Permanent jobs citing DNS 26 81 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.83% 3.57% 3.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.25% 16.50% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 116 80
Cambridge median annual salary £26,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.82% -4.49% +0.56%
10th Percentile £22,500 £32,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £67,500 £52,575
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £30,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year -29.41% -4.49% +5.95%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 612 491 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 19.53% 21.64% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 516 418 445
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,600 £27,600
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £70,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Cambridge

DNS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for DNS in Cambridge

DNS
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Cambridge over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for DNS.

1 17 (65.38%) DHCP
2 13 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (34.62%) Python
4 9 (34.62%) TCP/IP
4 9 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (34.62%) Office 365
5 7 (26.92%) VMware
5 7 (26.92%) CRM
5 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
5 7 (26.92%) MCSA
5 7 (26.92%) Web Services
5 7 (26.92%) Windows 10
6 6 (23.08%) Ansible
6 6 (23.08%) Docker
6 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 6 (23.08%) Linux
6 6 (23.08%) Puppet
7 5 (19.23%) SCCM
7 5 (19.23%) Android
7 5 (19.23%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (19.23%) Django
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) MCP
7 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
7 5 (19.23%) ERP
7 5 (19.23%) VoIP
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Excel

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (34.62%) Office 365
2 5 (19.23%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (19.23%) OneDrive
2 5 (19.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.69%) SaaS
4 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 17 (65.38%) DHCP
2 9 (34.62%) TCP/IP
3 5 (19.23%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (19.23%) VoIP
4 4 (15.38%) Firewall
4 4 (15.38%) OpenVPN
5 3 (11.54%) HTTP
5 3 (11.54%) LDAP
5 3 (11.54%) VPN
6 2 (7.69%) AMQP
6 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
6 2 (7.69%) IPv6
6 2 (7.69%) Skype
7 1 (3.85%) BIG-IP
7 1 (3.85%) Junos
7 1 (3.85%) Network Security
7 1 (3.85%) SSL
7 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.85%) VLAN
7 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.69%) Redis
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) GitLab
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) GoCD
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Support Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) AWS Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Support Specialist
2 5 (19.23%) Systems Support
2 5 (19.23%) Systems Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) IT Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) IT Support
4 3 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Service Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Middleware Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Python Software Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Video On Demand Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Web Services
2 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
2 5 (19.23%) Django
2 5 (19.23%) React
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) Middleware
3 2 (7.69%) Node.js
3 2 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 2 (7.69%) PKI
1 2 (7.69%) Video on Demand
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows 10
3 6 (23.08%) Linux
4 5 (19.23%) Android
5 4 (15.38%) Ubuntu
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 3 (11.54%) Debian
6 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.85%) CentOS
8 1 (3.85%) CoreOS
8 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) CRM
2 5 (19.23%) ERP
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) DevOps
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.54%) Machine Learning
5 2 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.69%) Software Deployment
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.85%) Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.85%) Computer Vision
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (3.85%) IT Strategy
6 1 (3.85%) Microservices
6 1 (3.85%) Network Virtualisation
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Python
2 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (26.92%) MCSA
3 5 (19.23%) A+ Certification
3 5 (19.23%) DBS Check
3 5 (19.23%) MCP
4 4 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (7.69%) MCITP
5 2 (7.69%) MCSE
6 1 (3.85%) CCNP
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 6 (23.08%) Docker
2 4 (15.38%) NFS
3 2 (7.69%) iptables
3 2 (7.69%) Samba
3 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Ansible
1 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (23.08%) Puppet
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (19.23%) SCCM
2 5 (19.23%) SCDPM
3 3 (11.54%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.85%) Salt
4 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (7.69%) Apple
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) F5
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper