Period
to 20 November 2018

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 6 months to 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 174 85
Rank change year-on-year +79 -89 +12
Permanent jobs citing DNS 85 44 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.67% 1.04% 3.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.25% 5.24% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 57 36 140
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £38,000 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -29.41% -4.49%
10th Percentile £25,100 £22,725 £32,500
90th Percentile £49,500 £52,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% +10.39%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 694 839 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 21.76% 19.89% 18.77%
Number of salaries quoted 475 681 539
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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 6 months to 20 November 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
Cambridge +51 41 £32,500 +25.00% 13
Peterborough -6 39 £43,250 +44.17% 2
DNS
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 52 (61.18%) Windows
2 51 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 50 (58.82%) Active Directory
4 44 (51.76%) Firewall
5 38 (44.71%) VPN
6 37 (43.53%) SSL
7 35 (41.18%) DHCP
8 33 (38.82%) Microsoft
8 33 (38.82%) VMware
9 29 (34.12%) Linux
10 28 (32.94%) Windows Server
11 26 (30.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (30.59%) PowerShell
12 25 (29.41%) SQL Server
12 25 (29.41%) MS Exchange
13 24 (28.24%) Cisco Certification
14 21 (24.71%) Cybersecurity
15 20 (23.53%) HTTP
15 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
15 20 (23.53%) ITIL
15 20 (23.53%) Degree
16 19 (22.35%) LAN
16 19 (22.35%) WAN
16 19 (22.35%) Cisco
17 18 (21.18%) CCNA
17 18 (21.18%) Python
17 18 (21.18%) SQL
17 18 (21.18%) Citrix
17 18 (21.18%) MPLS
17 18 (21.18%) SIEM

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 25 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 13 (15.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (10.59%) IIS
5 7 (8.24%) Office Communications Server
5 7 (8.24%) Skype for Business
6 6 (7.06%) Apache Pig
6 6 (7.06%) Apache Solr
6 6 (7.06%) Apache Spark
6 6 (7.06%) SAS
7 4 (4.71%) Confluence
7 4 (4.71%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.35%) Apache
8 2 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.35%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Documaker
1 2 (2.35%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.12%) Office 365
2 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.53%) IaaS
5 2 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.35%) GitHub
6 1 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.18%) PaaS
6 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 44 (51.76%) Firewall
3 38 (44.71%) VPN
4 37 (43.53%) SSL
5 35 (41.18%) DHCP
6 20 (23.53%) HTTP
7 19 (22.35%) LAN
7 19 (22.35%) WAN
8 18 (21.18%) MPLS
9 16 (18.82%) VLAN
10 13 (15.29%) BGP
11 8 (9.41%) DMZ
11 8 (9.41%) Wireless
12 7 (8.24%) SAN
13 6 (7.06%) HTTPS
13 6 (7.06%) Kerberos
13 6 (7.06%) SNMP
13 6 (7.06%) SSH
13 6 (7.06%) VoIP
13 6 (7.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) Hadoop
3 6 (7.06%) Apache Hive
3 6 (7.06%) Apache Zeppelin
3 6 (7.06%) HBase
3 6 (7.06%) Power BI
3 6 (7.06%) Sqoop
4 2 (2.35%) Big Data
4 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (15.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.71%) JIRA
2 4 (4.71%) Subversion
3 2 (2.35%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.35%) Gerrit
3 2 (2.35%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (10.59%) Retail
2 7 (8.24%) Finance
3 4 (4.71%) Banking
3 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (25.88%) Analyst
2 11 (12.94%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 10 (11.76%) Administrator
3 10 (11.76%) IT Support
3 10 (11.76%) Security Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) IT Analyst
5 7 (8.24%) Active Directory Support
5 7 (8.24%) Hadoop Administrator
5 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) Network Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) SOC Analyst
6 6 (7.06%) SIEM Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.06%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Architect
7 5 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Technical Support
7 5 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.47%) LDAP
2 6 (7.06%) Kafka
2 6 (7.06%) SparkR
3 4 (4.71%) Middleware
3 4 (4.71%) SOAP
3 4 (4.71%) Web Services
4 3 (3.53%) HTML
5 2 (2.35%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.35%) CSS
5 2 (2.35%) J2EE
5 2 (2.35%) jQuery
5 2 (2.35%) OAuth
5 2 (2.35%) REST
5 2 (2.35%) RESTful
5 2 (2.35%) SAML
5 2 (2.35%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.24%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.06%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (5.88%) Apple TV
5 5 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (3.53%) PKI
6 3 (3.53%) Replication
7 2 (2.35%) Clustering
7 2 (2.35%) CMDB
7 2 (2.35%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.35%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 52 (61.18%) Windows
2 29 (34.12%) Linux
3 28 (32.94%) Windows Server
4 26 (30.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (18.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (10.59%) Mac OS X
6 9 (10.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (9.41%) Apple iOS
7 8 (9.41%) VMS
8 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (7.06%) CentOS
9 6 (7.06%) Unix
9 6 (7.06%) Windows 10
9 6 (7.06%) Windows 7
10 4 (4.71%) Windows 8
11 3 (3.53%) Android
12 2 (2.35%) AIX
12 2 (2.35%) Mac OS
12 2 (2.35%) Solaris
12 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.71%) Cybersecurity
2 20 (23.53%) ITIL
3 18 (21.18%) Security Operations
3 18 (21.18%) SIEM
4 15 (17.65%) Configuration Management
4 15 (17.65%) Malware Analysis
5 14 (16.47%) Change Management
6 13 (15.29%) Server Monitoring
7 11 (12.94%) DevOps
7 11 (12.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (12.94%) High Availability
7 11 (12.94%) Incident Management
7 11 (12.94%) Load Balancing
7 11 (12.94%) Security Architecture
8 10 (11.76%) CRM
8 10 (11.76%) Problem Management
8 10 (11.76%) Project Management
8 10 (11.76%) Use Case
9 9 (10.59%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (7.06%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 26 (30.59%) PowerShell
2 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 18 (21.18%) Python
3 18 (21.18%) SQL
4 11 (12.94%) Perl
5 9 (10.59%) VBA
6 3 (3.53%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.35%) ActionScript
7 2 (2.35%) ActionScript 2.0
7 2 (2.35%) Java
7 2 (2.35%) PHP
7 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (28.24%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (23.53%) Degree
3 18 (21.18%) CCNA
4 16 (18.82%) CEH
5 14 (16.47%) CompTIA Security+
5 14 (16.47%) GCIA
6 5 (5.88%) CCNP
7 4 (4.71%) CCIE
7 4 (4.71%) CCMSE
7 4 (4.71%) CCSA
7 4 (4.71%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (4.71%) JNCIE
8 3 (3.53%) MCSA
8 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.35%) GISF
9 2 (2.35%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.35%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.35%) Master's Degree
9 2 (2.35%) MCP
10 1 (1.18%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) SLA
2 4 (4.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.35%) SAS 70
4 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 50 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 15 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 10 (11.76%) XenApp
4 8 (9.41%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (9.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (8.24%) Terminal Services
6 6 (7.06%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 6 (7.06%) HDFS
7 3 (3.53%) Docker
7 3 (3.53%) VirtualBox
8 2 (2.35%) Samba
8 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.35%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.18%) KVM
9 1 (1.18%) vSphere
9 1 (1.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (17.65%) QRadar
2 13 (15.29%) Puppet
3 11 (12.94%) CSIRT
4 7 (8.24%) FortiGate
5 6 (7.06%) Ambari
5 6 (7.06%) Hadoop YARN
5 6 (7.06%) Oozie
5 6 (7.06%) SCOM
6 4 (4.71%) Backup Exec
7 3 (3.53%) Ansible
7 3 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (3.53%) SCCM
8 2 (2.35%) Nagios
8 2 (2.35%) Rancher
8 2 (2.35%) Salt
8 2 (2.35%) Sysdig
8 2 (2.35%) vRealize
9 1 (1.18%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 33 (38.82%) Microsoft
1 33 (38.82%) VMware
2 19 (22.35%) Cisco
3 18 (21.18%) Citrix
4 10 (11.76%) Oracle
4 10 (11.76%) Veeam
5 9 (10.59%) HP
6 8 (9.41%) Apple
6 8 (9.41%) Dell
6 8 (9.41%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (8.24%) Meru Networks
8 6 (7.06%) SAP
9 4 (4.71%) Avaya
9 4 (4.71%) Brocade
9 4 (4.71%) Cognizant
9 4 (4.71%) IBM
9 4 (4.71%) Juniper
9 4 (4.71%) Zscaler
10 3 (3.53%) CommVault
10 3 (3.53%) NetApp