The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for DNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 77 85
Rank change year-on-year -44 +8  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 16 55 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.83% 2.95% 2.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.94% 16.67% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 17 58 49
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +23.37%  
10th Percentile £25,500 £30,500 £25,450
90th Percentile £44,750 £53,750 £47,500
East of England median annual salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.50% -  

DNS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 406 330 418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 21.11% 17.68% 19.16%
Number of salaries quoted 673 731 939
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Cambridgeshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for DNS in Cambridgeshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Cambridgeshire

DNS
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -41 12 £32,500 -23.52% 3
Peterborough -17 6 £26,000 -45.26% 1
Huntingdon - 1 £32,500 - 1
DNS
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 39 (62.90%) DHCP
2 36 (58.06%) Windows
3 32 (51.61%) Microsoft
3 32 (51.61%) Active Directory
4 30 (48.39%) TCP/IP
4 30 (48.39%) VMware
5 25 (40.32%) Windows Server
6 24 (38.71%) Linux
7 23 (37.10%) SQL
8 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
8 18 (29.03%) ITIL
8 18 (29.03%) Cisco
8 18 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
9 16 (25.81%) Firewall
10 14 (22.58%) MS Exchange
10 14 (22.58%) LAN
10 14 (22.58%) Oracle
10 14 (22.58%) Hyper-V
10 14 (22.58%) VLAN
10 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (19.35%) SAN
11 12 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (17.74%) Service Delivery
12 11 (17.74%) Office 365
12 11 (17.74%) Degree
13 10 (16.13%) BGP
13 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (16.13%) CCIE
13 10 (16.13%) WAN

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 14 (22.58%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.29%) IIS
3 5 (8.06%) Apache
3 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (8.06%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (4.84%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (17.74%) Office 365
3 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.23%) SaaS
4 1 (1.61%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 39 (62.90%) DHCP
2 30 (48.39%) TCP/IP
3 16 (25.81%) Firewall
4 14 (22.58%) LAN
4 14 (22.58%) VLAN
5 12 (19.35%) SAN
6 10 (16.13%) BGP
6 10 (16.13%) FTP
6 10 (16.13%) WAN
7 9 (14.52%) HTTP
8 8 (12.90%) Internet
8 8 (12.90%) VPN
9 7 (11.29%) OSPF
10 6 (9.68%) LDAP
10 6 (9.68%) SSH
11 5 (8.06%) VoIP
11 5 (8.06%) Wireless
12 4 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (6.45%) IPv4
12 4 (6.45%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) MySQL
3 3 (4.84%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.84%) Redis
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.61%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (12.90%) Banking
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Back Office
2 4 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.23%) Advertising
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (19.35%) Network Engineer
1 12 (19.35%) Support Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (16.13%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Windows Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Server Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Windows Server Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 6 (9.68%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Field Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) IT Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) IT Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Network Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.52%) Web Services
2 5 (8.06%) .NET
3 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (4.84%) CSS
3 3 (4.84%) HTML
3 3 (4.84%) Node.js
3 3 (4.84%) Silverlight
3 3 (4.84%) WCF
3 3 (4.84%) WPF
3 3 (4.84%) XML
4 2 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (3.23%) REST
5 1 (1.61%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
1 4 (6.45%) Smartphone
2 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.84%) Internet of Things
2 3 (4.84%) PKI
2 3 (4.84%) Smart Home
3 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.23%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) Clustering
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (58.06%) Windows
2 25 (40.32%) Windows Server
3 24 (38.71%) Linux
4 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.29%) Solaris
6 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (9.68%) Windows XP
7 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (8.06%) Windows Vista
8 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.23%) Debian
10 1 (1.61%) CentOS
10 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) ITIL
2 11 (17.74%) Service Delivery
3 6 (9.68%) Project Management
4 5 (8.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (8.06%) Line Management
4 5 (8.06%) Load Balancing
4 5 (8.06%) Migration
5 4 (6.45%) ITIL V3
5 4 (6.45%) Low Latency
5 4 (6.45%) Network Management
5 4 (6.45%) Problem Management
5 4 (6.45%) Time Management
5 4 (6.45%) Workflow
6 3 (4.84%) CRM
6 3 (4.84%) DevOps
6 3 (4.84%) ERP
6 3 (4.84%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.10%) SQL
2 8 (12.90%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.45%) Bash Shell
3 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.45%) Perl
3 4 (6.45%) Python
4 3 (4.84%) C#
4 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.84%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.23%) Java
5 2 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (17.74%) Degree
3 10 (16.13%) CCIE
3 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (14.52%) MCSA
5 6 (9.68%) CCNP
6 5 (8.06%) LPIC
6 5 (8.06%) MCSE
6 5 (8.06%) RHCE
7 4 (6.45%) JNCIE
8 3 (4.84%) RHCSA
9 1 (1.61%) CCNA
9 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (1.61%) MCP
System Software
1 32 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 18 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (22.58%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.45%) vSphere
5 3 (4.84%) Docker
5 3 (4.84%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (4.84%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (3.23%) iptables
6 2 (3.23%) pfSense
6 2 (3.23%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.23%) XenApp
7 1 (1.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) Puppet
2 4 (6.45%) Ansible
2 4 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.84%) WSUS
4 1 (1.61%) Consul
4 1 (1.61%) Grafana
4 1 (1.61%) Graphite
4 1 (1.61%) Kibana
4 1 (1.61%) logstash
4 1 (1.61%) Packer
4 1 (1.61%) Salt
4 1 (1.61%) SCCM
4 1 (1.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 30 (48.39%) VMware
3 18 (29.03%) Cisco
4 14 (22.58%) Oracle
5 8 (12.90%) Juniper
6 5 (8.06%) Citrix
6 5 (8.06%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.45%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.84%) JD Edwards
8 3 (4.84%) Pegasus
9 2 (3.23%) F5
10 1 (1.61%) AppSense
10 1 (1.61%) Avaya
10 1 (1.61%) Brocade
10 1 (1.61%) CommVault
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
FRG Technology Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago