Period
to 21 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 89 94
Rank change year-on-year -73 +5 +20
Permanent jobs citing DNS 54 92 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.25% 2.77% 2.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.32% 14.00% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 45 131 66
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £23,500 £33,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £67,500 £52,875
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%

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 738 657 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 17.02% 19.80% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 590 543 579
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% +2.39%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,250 £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 21 February 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 February 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 -77 29 £35,000 -22.22% 17
Huntingdon +9 13 £33,500 -1.47% 1
Peterborough -1 7 £28,000 +1.82% 1
St Neots -16 3 £26,000 -30.67%
DNS
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 32 (59.26%) Active Directory
2 31 (57.41%) Windows
3 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
4 24 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (37.04%) Windows 7
6 19 (35.19%) PowerShell
7 17 (31.48%) Hardware Maintenance
7 17 (31.48%) Linux
8 16 (29.63%) VMware
9 14 (25.93%) GIS
9 14 (25.93%) Change Management
9 14 (25.93%) DHCP
9 14 (25.93%) Windows Server
10 13 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (24.07%) Cisco
11 11 (20.37%) MPLS
11 11 (20.37%) Juniper
11 11 (20.37%) Internet
11 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP
11 11 (20.37%) Service Delivery
11 11 (20.37%) SC Cleared
11 11 (20.37%) Security Cleared
12 10 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (18.52%) Kalman Filter
12 10 (18.52%) Network Security
12 10 (18.52%) Firewall
12 10 (18.52%) SharePoint
12 10 (18.52%) Python
12 10 (18.52%) SQL Server

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 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.70%) Apache
3 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.70%) nginx
4 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.11%) Office 365
3 5 (9.26%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (3.70%) SaaS
5 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.93%) DHCP
2 11 (20.37%) Internet
2 11 (20.37%) MPLS
2 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP
3 10 (18.52%) Firewall
3 10 (18.52%) Network Security
4 9 (16.67%) BGP
5 8 (14.81%) FTP
5 8 (14.81%) SMTP
6 7 (12.96%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (11.11%) VPN
8 5 (9.26%) HTTP
9 4 (7.41%) SAN
9 4 (7.41%) VLAN
10 3 (5.56%) OpenVPN
10 3 (5.56%) Skype
10 3 (5.56%) SSL
11 2 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (3.70%) HTTPS
11 2 (3.70%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) GIS
2 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
3 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (9.26%) Geospatial Data
5 4 (7.41%) MySQL
6 2 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.85%) GitLab
General
1 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.56%) Electronics
3 1 (1.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Games
3 1 (1.85%) German Language
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Service Desk Engineer
2 11 (20.37%) Support Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) NOC Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) IT Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Systems Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Network Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) IT Support
8 3 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Service Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) IT Security Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) Web Services
2 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
2 5 (9.26%) Django
2 5 (9.26%) React
3 4 (7.41%) Middleware
4 3 (5.56%) LDAP
5 2 (3.70%) .NET
5 2 (3.70%) Node.js
5 2 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.96%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.70%) PKI
4 2 (3.70%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.70%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.85%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.85%) Robotics
5 1 (1.85%) Smart City
5 1 (1.85%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 31 (57.41%) Windows
2 24 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (37.04%) Windows 7
3 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (31.48%) Linux
5 14 (25.93%) Windows Server
6 4 (7.41%) Ubuntu
7 3 (5.56%) Debian
7 3 (5.56%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.70%) CentOS
8 2 (3.70%) Unix
8 2 (3.70%) Windows Vista
8 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.85%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Hardware Maintenance
2 14 (25.93%) Change Management
3 11 (20.37%) Service Delivery
4 10 (18.52%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (14.81%) Business Development
5 8 (14.81%) Change Control
6 7 (12.96%) DevOps
7 6 (11.11%) Information Management
7 6 (11.11%) ITIL
8 5 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (5.56%) Load Balancing
10 2 (3.70%) CRM
10 2 (3.70%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (3.70%) Security Operations
10 2 (3.70%) SIEM
10 2 (3.70%) Test Automation
10 2 (3.70%) Trend Analysis
10 2 (3.70%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) PowerShell
2 10 (18.52%) Python
3 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.56%) Ruby
5 2 (3.70%) Java
5 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) SC Cleared
1 11 (20.37%) Security Cleared
2 10 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (14.81%) CCNP
3 8 (14.81%) JNCIP
4 5 (9.26%) Degree
4 5 (9.26%) DV Cleared
5 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.56%) MCSE
7 2 (3.70%) CCNA
7 2 (3.70%) CEH
7 2 (3.70%) GISF
7 2 (3.70%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.70%) JNCIS
7 2 (3.70%) Master's Degree
7 2 (3.70%) MCITP
8 1 (1.85%) CCA
8 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.85%) MCSA
8 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (59.26%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.26%) Docker
4 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.41%) XenApp
5 3 (5.56%) NFS
6 2 (3.70%) iptables
6 2 (3.70%) Samba
6 2 (3.70%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.70%) vSphere
6 2 (3.70%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.85%) KVM
7 1 (1.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) Ansible
1 7 (12.96%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (12.96%) Puppet
2 3 (5.56%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.56%) Terraform
3 2 (3.70%) vCenter Server
3 2 (3.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
2 16 (29.63%) VMware
3 13 (24.07%) Cisco
4 11 (20.37%) Juniper
5 7 (12.96%) Citrix
6 5 (9.26%) ESRI
7 3 (5.56%) F5
8 2 (3.70%) AppDynamics
8 2 (3.70%) Apple
8 2 (3.70%) Avaya
8 2 (3.70%) BMC
8 2 (3.70%) Brocade
8 2 (3.70%) Fortinet
8 2 (3.70%) Oracle
8 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.70%) Splunk
8 2 (3.70%) WorldPay
9 1 (1.85%) SAP
9 1 (1.85%) Sophos