Period
to 20 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 143 97
Rank change year-on-year +40 -46 +22
Permanent jobs citing DNS 109 60 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.67% 1.60% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.59% 7.58% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 49 50 98
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% +16.88%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,100 £23,375
90th Percentile £51,250 £54,375 £53,750
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £37,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +14.86% - -5.13%

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 747 792 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 18.29% 21.17% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 482 626 575
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,172 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.38% +0.38% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,200
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 July 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 July 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 +25 69 £40,000 -3.61% 22
Peterborough -12 29 £44,000 +69.23% 1
St Neots - 8 £37,500 -
DNS
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 75 (68.81%) Windows
2 72 (66.06%) Linux
3 66 (60.55%) Active Directory
4 65 (59.63%) VMware
5 56 (51.38%) Firewall
6 55 (50.46%) JavaScript
6 55 (50.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 53 (48.62%) Python
8 52 (47.71%) Cisco
8 52 (47.71%) PowerShell
9 48 (44.04%) Amazon AWS
9 48 (44.04%) Bash Shell
10 47 (43.12%) DevOps
11 46 (42.20%) TCP/IP
11 46 (42.20%) Citrix
12 44 (40.37%) DHCP
12 44 (40.37%) Middleware
12 44 (40.37%) Ansible
13 42 (38.53%) AppDynamics
13 42 (38.53%) WorldPay
13 42 (38.53%) vRealize
13 42 (38.53%) BMC
13 42 (38.53%) Splunk
14 41 (37.61%) Configuration Management
15 40 (36.70%) Puppet
15 40 (36.70%) Load Balancing
16 37 (33.94%) SSL
17 36 (33.03%) Microsoft Azure
18 32 (29.36%) Continuous Integration
18 32 (29.36%) Unix

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 22 (20.18%) MS Exchange
2 14 (12.84%) Confluence
2 14 (12.84%) OpenStack
2 14 (12.84%) WebLogic
3 12 (11.01%) WebSphere
4 8 (7.34%) Apache
5 7 (6.42%) IIS
6 5 (4.59%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (4.59%) Skype for Business
7 4 (3.67%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.83%) Apache Pig
9 2 (1.83%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.83%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.83%) nginx
9 2 (1.83%) SAS
10 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (11.01%) Documaker
2 2 (1.83%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 48 (44.04%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (33.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (11.01%) GitHub
3 12 (11.01%) IaaS
4 4 (3.67%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.67%) Office 365
5 2 (1.83%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 56 (51.38%) Firewall
2 46 (42.20%) TCP/IP
3 44 (40.37%) DHCP
4 37 (33.94%) SSL
5 30 (27.52%) HTTP
6 23 (21.10%) SSH
6 23 (21.10%) VPN
7 21 (19.27%) FTP
8 18 (16.51%) HTTPS
8 18 (16.51%) MPLS
9 16 (14.68%) SMTP
10 12 (11.01%) Cisco IOS
10 12 (11.01%) ICMP
10 12 (11.01%) IMAP
10 12 (11.01%) IPsec
10 12 (11.01%) OpenVPN
10 12 (11.01%) POP3
10 12 (11.01%) SNMP
10 12 (11.01%) Telnet
10 12 (11.01%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.61%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.01%) MongoDB
2 12 (11.01%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.83%) Apache Hive
3 2 (1.83%) Apache Zeppelin
3 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.83%) HBase
3 2 (1.83%) Power BI
3 2 (1.83%) Sqoop
4 1 (0.92%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (0.92%) GIS
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (27.52%) Jenkins
2 19 (17.43%) Git (software)
3 14 (12.84%) JIRA
4 12 (11.01%) Gerrit
4 12 (11.01%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (4.59%) Subversion
6 2 (1.83%) Bitbucket
General
1 24 (22.02%) Finance
2 12 (11.01%) Marketing
3 9 (8.26%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.42%) Manufacturing
5 6 (5.50%) Electronics
6 5 (4.59%) Banking
7 2 (1.83%) Retail
8 1 (0.92%) Games
8 1 (0.92%) Military
Job Titles
1 25 (22.94%) Analyst
2 21 (19.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (17.43%) Automation Engineer
4 15 (13.76%) Support Engineer
5 14 (12.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 12 (11.01%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (11.01%) Senior DevOps
6 12 (11.01%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 11 (10.09%) Automation Analyst
8 9 (8.26%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (8.26%) Administrator
8 9 (8.26%) IT Analyst
9 8 (7.34%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 8 (7.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 8 (7.34%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (7.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (7.34%) IT Support
10 6 (5.50%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (5.50%) Security Engineer
10 6 (5.50%) SIEM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (40.37%) Middleware
2 16 (14.68%) SOAP
2 16 (14.68%) Web Services
3 12 (11.01%) RESTful
3 12 (11.01%) YAML
4 9 (8.26%) LDAP
5 4 (3.67%) OAuth
5 4 (3.67%) REST
6 2 (1.83%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.83%) HTML
6 2 (1.83%) J2EE
6 2 (1.83%) jQuery
6 2 (1.83%) Kafka
6 2 (1.83%) SAML
6 2 (1.83%) SparkR
Miscellaneous
1 32 (29.36%) Data Centre
2 30 (27.52%) Linux Command Line
2 30 (27.52%) Public Cloud
3 9 (8.26%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.59%) Apple TV
5 3 (2.75%) CMDB
5 3 (2.75%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.83%) Clustering
6 2 (1.83%) Wiki
7 1 (0.92%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.92%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 75 (68.81%) Windows
2 72 (66.06%) Linux
3 32 (29.36%) Unix
4 27 (24.77%) Windows Server
5 21 (19.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (17.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (14.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (12.84%) Android
8 14 (12.84%) CentOS
9 12 (11.01%) Solaris
10 8 (7.34%) VMS
11 7 (6.42%) Apple iOS
11 7 (6.42%) Mac OS X
12 5 (4.59%) Windows 7
13 4 (3.67%) AIX
13 4 (3.67%) Windows 10
13 4 (3.67%) Windows 8
14 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (1.83%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.92%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (43.12%) DevOps
2 41 (37.61%) Configuration Management
3 40 (36.70%) Load Balancing
4 32 (29.36%) Continuous Deployment
4 32 (29.36%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (27.52%) Test Automation
6 19 (17.43%) Service Management
7 17 (15.60%) Root Cause Analysis
8 15 (13.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (13.76%) ITIL
9 14 (12.84%) Capacity Planning
9 14 (12.84%) Cybersecurity
9 14 (12.84%) Release Management
9 14 (12.84%) Security Operations
9 14 (12.84%) SIEM
10 13 (11.93%) Mentoring
11 12 (11.01%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 12 (11.01%) Network Monitoring
11 12 (11.01%) Performance Monitoring
11 12 (11.01%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 55 (50.46%) JavaScript
2 53 (48.62%) Python
3 52 (47.71%) PowerShell
4 48 (44.04%) Bash Shell
5 30 (27.52%) Ruby
6 16 (14.68%) SQL
7 14 (12.84%) PHP
8 13 (11.93%) Perl
9 6 (5.50%) VBA
10 4 (3.67%) ActionScript
10 4 (3.67%) ActionScript 2.0
11 2 (1.83%) Java
11 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (15.60%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (13.76%) Degree
3 13 (11.93%) CCNA
4 12 (11.01%) CEH
5 8 (7.34%) CompTIA Security+
5 8 (7.34%) GCIA
6 5 (4.59%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.67%) CCNP
7 4 (3.67%) GISF
7 4 (3.67%) JNCIA
7 4 (3.67%) JNCIP
7 4 (3.67%) JNCIS
7 4 (3.67%) Master's Degree
8 2 (1.83%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.92%) CCA
9 1 (0.92%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.92%) MCSE
9 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.83%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (60.55%) Active Directory
2 55 (50.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (28.44%) vSphere
4 30 (27.52%) Virtual Desktop
4 30 (27.52%) Virtual Servers
5 18 (16.51%) Docker
6 15 (13.76%) Hyper-V
7 12 (11.01%) Samba
7 12 (11.01%) VirtualBox
8 11 (10.09%) XenApp
9 7 (6.42%) XenDesktop
10 5 (4.59%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (1.83%) Ceph
11 2 (1.83%) HDFS
11 2 (1.83%) Varnish
11 2 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 44 (40.37%) Ansible
2 42 (38.53%) vRealize
3 40 (36.70%) Puppet
4 31 (28.44%) Opscode Chef
5 30 (27.52%) vCenter Server
6 19 (17.43%) Terraform
7 12 (11.01%) Nagios
7 12 (11.01%) Rancher
7 12 (11.01%) Sysdig
8 9 (8.26%) QRadar
9 5 (4.59%) CSIRT
9 5 (4.59%) FortiGate
10 4 (3.67%) Kubernetes
11 2 (1.83%) Ambari
11 2 (1.83%) Backup Exec
11 2 (1.83%) Hadoop YARN
11 2 (1.83%) Nessus
11 2 (1.83%) NetBackup
11 2 (1.83%) Oozie
11 2 (1.83%) yum
Vendors
1 65 (59.63%) VMware
2 52 (47.71%) Cisco
3 46 (42.20%) Citrix
4 42 (38.53%) AppDynamics
4 42 (38.53%) BMC
4 42 (38.53%) Splunk
4 42 (38.53%) WorldPay
5 31 (28.44%) Fortinet
5 31 (28.44%) ServiceNow
6 30 (27.52%) F5
7 23 (21.10%) Microsoft
8 17 (15.60%) HP
9 16 (14.68%) IBM
9 16 (14.68%) Oracle
10 12 (11.01%) Intel
10 12 (11.01%) New Relic
10 12 (11.01%) Red Hat
11 8 (7.34%) SAP
12 7 (6.42%) Apple
12 7 (6.42%) Juniper