Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 92 95
Rank change year-on-year -49 +3 +25
Permanent jobs citing DNS 88 88 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.92% 2.56% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.02% 13.17% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 48 103 71
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% -4.49% +11.25%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £67,500 £50,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -12.50%

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 732 668 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 15.94% 19.42% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 517 540 573
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,344 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.76% +3.05% -2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -36 61 £40,000 -11.11% 16
Huntingdon +5 13 £33,500 +13.56%
St Neots -11 7 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Peterborough -19 5 £26,000 +26.83% 3
DNS
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 63 (71.59%) Windows
2 60 (68.18%) Active Directory
3 52 (59.09%) VMware
4 51 (57.95%) Linux
5 50 (56.82%) PowerShell
6 45 (51.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 42 (47.73%) Amazon AWS
7 42 (47.73%) Python
8 41 (46.59%) Cisco
9 38 (43.18%) JavaScript
9 38 (43.18%) Bash Shell
9 38 (43.18%) Ansible
10 37 (42.05%) DevOps
10 37 (42.05%) Firewall
11 34 (38.64%) Middleware
12 33 (37.50%) Citrix
12 33 (37.50%) BMC
12 33 (37.50%) AppDynamics
12 33 (37.50%) WorldPay
12 33 (37.50%) Splunk
12 33 (37.50%) vRealize
13 32 (36.36%) Load Balancing
14 31 (35.23%) Continuous Integration
14 31 (35.23%) Microsoft Azure
15 30 (34.09%) Puppet
15 30 (34.09%) Data Centre
15 30 (34.09%) Microsoft
15 30 (34.09%) Configuration Management
15 30 (34.09%) Continuous Deployment
16 29 (32.95%) Windows Server 2012

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 10 (11.36%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.09%) OpenStack
3 6 (6.82%) Confluence
3 6 (6.82%) WebLogic
3 6 (6.82%) WebSphere
4 5 (5.68%) Apache
5 3 (3.41%) nginx
6 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Documaker
2 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (47.73%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (35.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.95%) Office 365
4 6 (6.82%) GitHub
4 6 (6.82%) IaaS
5 5 (5.68%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (5.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (42.05%) Firewall
2 24 (27.27%) DHCP
3 18 (20.45%) TCP/IP
4 16 (18.18%) FTP
5 14 (15.91%) SMTP
6 11 (12.50%) HTTP
6 11 (12.50%) Internet
7 10 (11.36%) MPLS
7 10 (11.36%) Network Security
7 10 (11.36%) Remote Desktop
7 10 (11.36%) SSH
7 10 (11.36%) SSL
8 8 (9.09%) BGP
8 8 (9.09%) OpenVPN
9 7 (7.95%) HTTPS
10 6 (6.82%) ICMP
10 6 (6.82%) IPsec
10 6 (6.82%) POP3
10 6 (6.82%) SNMP
10 6 (6.82%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.91%) GIS
3 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (7.95%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.82%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.68%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (2.27%) MySQL
8 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (31.82%) Jenkins
2 10 (11.36%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.82%) Gerrit
3 6 (6.82%) JIRA
3 6 (6.82%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (2.27%) Subversion
5 1 (1.14%) GitLab
General
1 10 (11.36%) Finance
2 6 (6.82%) Marketing
3 5 (5.68%) Electronics
3 5 (5.68%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (20.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (19.32%) Automation Engineer
2 17 (19.32%) Service Desk Engineer
3 15 (17.05%) Analyst
4 13 (14.77%) Support Engineer
5 11 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 10 (11.36%) Automation Analyst
7 8 (9.09%) NOC Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (6.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 6 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (6.82%) Senior DevOps
9 6 (6.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 5 (5.68%) Administrator
10 5 (5.68%) AWS Engineer
10 5 (5.68%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (5.68%) Systems Support Engineer
11 4 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
11 4 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (38.64%) Middleware
2 14 (15.91%) Web Services
3 6 (6.82%) RESTful
3 6 (6.82%) SOAP
3 6 (6.82%) YAML
4 5 (5.68%) AngularJS
4 5 (5.68%) Django
4 5 (5.68%) React
5 4 (4.55%) LDAP
6 2 (2.27%) OAuth
7 1 (1.14%) .NET
7 1 (1.14%) Node.js
7 1 (1.14%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 30 (34.09%) Data Centre
2 27 (30.68%) Linux Command Line
2 27 (30.68%) Public Cloud
3 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.95%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.27%) Wiki
6 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.14%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.14%) PKI
6 1 (1.14%) Robotics
6 1 (1.14%) Smart City
6 1 (1.14%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.14%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 63 (71.59%) Windows
2 51 (57.95%) Linux
3 29 (32.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (30.68%) Unix
5 25 (28.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (23.86%) Windows 7
7 20 (22.73%) Windows Server
8 8 (9.09%) CentOS
9 7 (7.95%) Android
10 6 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (6.82%) Solaris
11 4 (4.55%) Windows 10
11 4 (4.55%) Windows XP
12 3 (3.41%) Apple iOS
12 3 (3.41%) Ubuntu
13 2 (2.27%) Debian
13 2 (2.27%) VMS
13 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (2.27%) Windows Vista
14 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (42.05%) DevOps
2 32 (36.36%) Load Balancing
3 31 (35.23%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (34.09%) Configuration Management
4 30 (34.09%) Continuous Deployment
5 27 (30.68%) Test Automation
6 21 (23.86%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (19.32%) Hardware Maintenance
7 17 (19.32%) Service Management
8 14 (15.91%) Change Management
8 14 (15.91%) Service Delivery
9 10 (11.36%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (11.36%) Mentoring
10 9 (10.23%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (9.09%) Business Development
11 8 (9.09%) Change Control
12 7 (7.95%) Project Management
13 6 (6.82%) Information Management
13 6 (6.82%) Integration Testing
13 6 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 50 (56.82%) PowerShell
2 42 (47.73%) Python
3 38 (43.18%) Bash Shell
3 38 (43.18%) JavaScript
4 28 (31.82%) Ruby
5 8 (9.09%) PHP
6 7 (7.95%) SQL
7 4 (4.55%) Perl
8 1 (1.14%) Java
8 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 11 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (9.09%) CCNP
3 8 (9.09%) JNCIP
4 5 (5.68%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.55%) Degree
5 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.41%) MCSE
7 2 (2.27%) CCNA
7 2 (2.27%) CEH
7 2 (2.27%) GISF
7 2 (2.27%) JNCIA
7 2 (2.27%) JNCIS
7 2 (2.27%) Master's Degree
7 2 (2.27%) MCITP
8 1 (1.14%) CCA
8 1 (1.14%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.14%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 45 (51.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (30.68%) Virtual Desktop
3 27 (30.68%) Virtual Servers
3 27 (30.68%) vSphere
4 13 (14.77%) Docker
5 8 (9.09%) Hyper-V
6 7 (7.95%) Samba
7 6 (6.82%) VirtualBox
8 5 (5.68%) XenApp
8 5 (5.68%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.27%) Ceph
9 2 (2.27%) NFS
9 2 (2.27%) Varnish
10 1 (1.14%) iptables
10 1 (1.14%) KVM
10 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (43.18%) Ansible
2 33 (37.50%) vRealize
3 30 (34.09%) Puppet
4 27 (30.68%) vCenter Server
5 26 (29.55%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (20.45%) Terraform
7 6 (6.82%) Nagios
7 6 (6.82%) Rancher
7 6 (6.82%) Sysdig
8 4 (4.55%) Kubernetes
9 2 (2.27%) Nessus
9 2 (2.27%) NetBackup
9 2 (2.27%) yum
Vendors
1 52 (59.09%) VMware
2 41 (46.59%) Cisco
3 33 (37.50%) AppDynamics
3 33 (37.50%) BMC
3 33 (37.50%) Citrix
3 33 (37.50%) Splunk
3 33 (37.50%) WorldPay
4 30 (34.09%) Microsoft
5 27 (30.68%) F5
5 27 (30.68%) Fortinet
6 23 (26.14%) ServiceNow
7 8 (9.09%) Juniper
8 7 (7.95%) Oracle
8 7 (7.95%) Red Hat
9 6 (6.82%) HP
9 6 (6.82%) IBM
9 6 (6.82%) Intel
9 6 (6.82%) New Relic
10 5 (5.68%) ESRI
11 4 (4.55%) SAP