Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 86 101
Rank change year-on-year -77 +15 +30
Permanent jobs citing DNS 43 105 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.02% 3.01% 2.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.12% 15.86% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 36 145 85
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £30,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% -4.49% +5.95%
10th Percentile £22,725 £32,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £67,500 £52,500
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +10.39% -3.75%

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 840 662 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.94% 18.95% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 682 551 566
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,275 £25,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 -82 25 £26,000 -38.82% 7
Peterborough -8 12 £30,000 -36.84%
Huntingdon +11 7 £31,000 -8.82% 1
St Neots 0 1 £26,000 -30.67% 1
DNS
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 24 (55.81%) Windows
2 23 (53.49%) DHCP
3 15 (34.88%) Linux
4 14 (32.56%) TCP/IP
4 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
4 14 (32.56%) VMware
4 14 (32.56%) Windows Server
5 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
6 12 (27.91%) Web Services
7 10 (23.26%) Finance
8 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
8 9 (20.93%) Python
8 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (20.93%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (20.93%) Office 365
9 8 (18.60%) VPN
9 8 (18.60%) Oracle
9 8 (18.60%) Firewall
10 7 (16.28%) SQL
10 7 (16.28%) MCSA
10 7 (16.28%) Apache
10 7 (16.28%) CRM
10 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
10 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
10 7 (16.28%) Shell Script
10 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (16.28%) Windows 10
11 6 (13.95%) Windows 7

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 7 (16.28%) Apache
1 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
1 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.95%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (11.63%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.65%) nginx
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.33%) IIS
5 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (20.93%) Office 365
2 5 (11.63%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (11.63%) OneDrive
2 5 (11.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.65%) SaaS
5 1 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.33%) IaaS
5 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (53.49%) DHCP
2 14 (32.56%) TCP/IP
3 8 (18.60%) Firewall
3 8 (18.60%) VPN
4 5 (11.63%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (11.63%) SAN
4 5 (11.63%) VoIP
5 4 (9.30%) Network Security
5 4 (9.30%) OpenVPN
6 3 (6.98%) HTTP
6 3 (6.98%) LAN
6 3 (6.98%) LDAP
6 3 (6.98%) Skype
6 3 (6.98%) WAN
7 2 (4.65%) AMQP
7 2 (4.65%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (4.65%) HTTPS
7 2 (4.65%) IPv6
8 1 (2.33%) NAS
8 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) MySQL
3 2 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.65%) Redis
4 1 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) GitLab
2 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) GoCD
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Electronics
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) German Language
4 1 (2.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) Analyst
1 8 (18.60%) Support Engineer
2 6 (13.95%) Applications Support
3 5 (11.63%) Application Support Team Leader
3 5 (11.63%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) IT Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Support Specialist
3 5 (11.63%) Support Team Leader
3 5 (11.63%) Systems Support
3 5 (11.63%) Systems Support Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Team Leader
4 3 (6.98%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) IT Support
4 3 (6.98%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Service Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) Web Services
2 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
2 5 (11.63%) Django
2 5 (11.63%) React
3 2 (4.65%) .NET
3 2 (4.65%) Middleware
3 2 (4.65%) Node.js
3 2 (4.65%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (4.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) PKI
2 2 (4.65%) Video on Demand
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 24 (55.81%) Windows
2 15 (34.88%) Linux
3 14 (32.56%) Windows Server
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (16.28%) Windows 10
5 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (13.95%) Windows 7
7 5 (11.63%) Android
7 5 (11.63%) Windows XP
8 4 (9.30%) Ubuntu
9 3 (6.98%) Debian
10 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
11 1 (2.33%) CentOS
11 1 (2.33%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) CRM
2 6 (13.95%) ITIL
3 5 (11.63%) ERP
3 5 (11.63%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (11.63%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (9.30%) DevOps
4 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.98%) ISMS
5 3 (6.98%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.98%) Presales
5 3 (6.98%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.65%) Information Governance
6 2 (4.65%) Machine Learning
6 2 (4.65%) Project Management
6 2 (4.65%) Server Building
6 2 (4.65%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) Python
2 7 (16.28%) Shell Script
2 7 (16.28%) SQL
3 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.65%) Java
4 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (16.28%) MCSA
3 5 (11.63%) A+ Certification
3 5 (11.63%) DBS Check
3 5 (11.63%) MCP
4 3 (6.98%) Degree
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.65%) MCITP
5 2 (4.65%) MCSE
6 1 (2.33%) CCNA
6 1 (2.33%) CCNP
6 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.95%) Docker
2 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.63%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.30%) NFS
5 2 (4.65%) iptables
5 2 (4.65%) Samba
5 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.65%) XenApp
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Ansible
1 6 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (13.95%) Puppet
1 6 (13.95%) SCCM
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (11.63%) SCDPM
3 3 (6.98%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.33%) Salt
4 1 (2.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) VMware
2 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
3 8 (18.60%) Oracle
4 5 (11.63%) Cisco
4 5 (11.63%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (9.30%) Citrix
6 3 (6.98%) Juniper
7 2 (4.65%) Apple
7 2 (4.65%) Avaya
7 2 (4.65%) Brocade
7 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.33%) F5