Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dartford 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Kent > Dartford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 10 33
Rank change year-on-year -14 +23 +7
Permanent jobs citing DNS 12 30 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 9.30% 25.42% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.67% 55.56% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 2
Dartford median annual salary £32,500 £57,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.48% +100.00% -36.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £56,250 £22,375
90th Percentile £33,750 £58,750 £36,125
Kent median annual salary £30,000 £41,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -27.27% +17.86% -22.22%

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 Dartford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Dartford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 45 54 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 34.88% 45.76% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 20
Dartford median annual salary £37,500 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.78% +35.29% +13.33%
10th Percentile £24,250 £37,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £73,500 £45,125
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -14.12%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Dartford

Job postings citing DNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dartford.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Dartford

DNS
Salary Trend in Dartford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS in Dartford.

Salary trend for DNS in Dartford

For the 6 months to 19 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 Dartford region with a requirement for DNS.

1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) DHCP
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) CheckPoint
2 11 (91.67%) SNMP
2 11 (91.67%) 802.11
2 11 (91.67%) MPLS
2 11 (91.67%) DPNSS
2 11 (91.67%) QSIG
2 11 (91.67%) Wireless
2 11 (91.67%) IPsec
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (91.67%) 802.1X
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) Virtual Servers
3 10 (83.33%) ProCurve
3 10 (83.33%) Telepresence
3 10 (83.33%) Riverbed
3 10 (83.33%) Aruba
3 10 (83.33%) Blue Coat
3 10 (83.33%) ProxySG
3 10 (83.33%) HP
3 10 (83.33%) WLAN
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) Data Security
5 1 (8.33%) Network Design
5 1 (8.33%) MCTS

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dartford 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 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) DHCP
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 11 (91.67%) 802.11
2 11 (91.67%) DPNSS
2 11 (91.67%) IPsec
2 11 (91.67%) MPLS
2 11 (91.67%) QSIG
2 11 (91.67%) SNMP
2 11 (91.67%) Wireless
3 10 (83.33%) Telepresence
3 10 (83.33%) WLAN
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) VLAN
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 11 (91.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Data Security
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL
1 1 (8.33%) Network Design
1 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
1 1 (8.33%) MCSA
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) MCTS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 11 (91.67%) Virtual Servers
1 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (83.33%) ProxySG
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) CheckPoint
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
3 10 (83.33%) Aruba
3 10 (83.33%) Blue Coat
3 10 (83.33%) HP
3 10 (83.33%) ProCurve
3 10 (83.33%) Riverbed
4 1 (8.33%) Mitel