The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for DNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
England / East of England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 123 87
Rank change year-on-year +5 -36  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 160 150 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.59% 2.19% 3.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.64% 13.13% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 126 131 176
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,500 £36,174
% change year-on-year +1.36% +0.90%  

DNS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1093 1142 1664
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 17.67% 16.67% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 912 947 1239
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing DNS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in the East of England

DNS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for DNS in the East of England

DNS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in the East of England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in the East of England

DNS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +37 84 £35,000 -9.67% 12
Essex +5 32 £37,000 +39.62% 3
Cambridgeshire -53 20 £34,000 -27.65% 11
Bedfordshire +17 12 £40,000 -31.62% 3
Suffolk 0 12 £29,000 -10.76% 7
Norfolk -5 1 £28,500 +14.00% 3
DNS
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for DNS.

1 208 (70.99%) DHCP
2 192 (65.53%) Windows
3 171 (58.36%) Active Directory
4 142 (48.46%) Firewall
5 140 (47.78%) Microsoft
6 133 (45.39%) TCP/IP
7 124 (42.32%) Windows Server
8 112 (38.23%) VMware
9 105 (35.84%) Cisco
10 99 (33.79%) ITIL
11 89 (30.38%) VPN
12 85 (29.01%) VMware Infrastructure
12 85 (29.01%) Office 365
13 84 (28.67%) MS Exchange
14 80 (27.30%) Linux
15 78 (26.62%) LAN
16 74 (25.26%) WAN
17 65 (22.18%) Microsoft Certification
18 63 (21.50%) Cisco Certification
19 62 (21.16%) Windows Server 2012
19 62 (21.16%) Windows 7
20 61 (20.82%) VLAN
21 58 (19.80%) Windows Server 2008
21 58 (19.80%) Citrix
22 57 (19.45%) SQL
23 53 (18.09%) Microsoft Office
24 52 (17.75%) Hyper-V
25 51 (17.41%) Microsoft Azure
26 50 (17.06%) SQL Server
26 50 (17.06%) VoIP

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 84 (28.67%) MS Exchange
2 46 (15.70%) Skype for Business
3 27 (9.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (8.19%) SharePoint
5 20 (6.83%) IIS
6 18 (6.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (4.44%) Apache
8 11 (3.75%) CMS
9 10 (3.41%) WebLogic
10 9 (3.07%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (1.37%) GlassFish
12 4 (1.37%) JBoss
12 4 (1.37%) Kentico
12 4 (1.37%) MQSeries
12 4 (1.37%) OpenStack
12 4 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (1.37%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.68%) Confluence
Applications
1 53 (18.09%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.73%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.68%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 85 (29.01%) Office 365
2 51 (17.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (12.29%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (7.17%) PaaS
5 12 (4.10%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (3.41%) IaaS
7 9 (3.07%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (2.05%) SaaS
9 5 (1.71%) Akamai
9 5 (1.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (1.71%) Amazon Glacier
9 5 (1.71%) Amazon S3
9 5 (1.71%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (1.71%) AWS CloudTrail
9 5 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (1.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (1.37%) Datadog
10 4 (1.37%) Mimecast
11 3 (1.02%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 208 (70.99%) DHCP
2 142 (48.46%) Firewall
3 133 (45.39%) TCP/IP
4 89 (30.38%) VPN
5 78 (26.62%) LAN
6 74 (25.26%) WAN
7 61 (20.82%) VLAN
8 50 (17.06%) VoIP
9 41 (13.99%) SAN
10 38 (12.97%) HTTP
11 35 (11.95%) FTP
12 30 (10.24%) Skype
13 29 (9.90%) BGP
14 28 (9.56%) Network Security
15 25 (8.53%) Cisco ASA
15 25 (8.53%) MPLS
16 24 (8.19%) OSPF
16 24 (8.19%) Remote Desktop
17 22 (7.51%) Internet
18 21 (7.17%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (17.06%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (4.10%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (3.07%) MySQL
5 6 (2.05%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.37%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.02%) Redis
7 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.68%) DB2
9 1 (0.34%) Big Data
9 1 (0.34%) MS Access
9 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (2.39%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.71%) gulp
3 4 (1.37%) CircleCI
3 4 (1.37%) MSI
3 4 (1.37%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.02%) JIRA
4 3 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.02%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (8.19%) Finance
2 18 (6.14%) Retail
3 14 (4.78%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.44%) Games
5 10 (3.41%) Advertising
5 10 (3.41%) Back Office
5 10 (3.41%) Banking
6 6 (2.05%) Military
7 5 (1.71%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.71%) Marketing
8 2 (0.68%) Automotive
8 2 (0.68%) French Language
8 2 (0.68%) German Language
8 2 (0.68%) Swedish Language
9 1 (0.34%) Legal
9 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 76 (25.94%) Support Engineer
2 47 (16.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 44 (15.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 37 (12.63%) Network Engineer
5 35 (11.95%) 3rd Line Support
6 30 (10.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 29 (9.90%) IT Support
8 28 (9.56%) IT Engineer
9 25 (8.53%) Server Engineer
10 23 (7.85%) Windows Engineer
11 21 (7.17%) Active Directory Support
12 20 (6.83%) Analyst
12 20 (6.83%) Server Support
13 19 (6.48%) Office 365 Engineer
14 18 (6.14%) Infrastructure Support
14 18 (6.14%) IT Support Engineer
14 18 (6.14%) Windows Server Engineer
15 17 (5.80%) Active Directory Engineer
16 16 (5.46%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
16 16 (5.46%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (12.29%) Web Services
2 14 (4.78%) HTML
3 11 (3.75%) .NET
4 10 (3.41%) Node.js
5 9 (3.07%) ASP.NET
5 9 (3.07%) CSS
6 8 (2.73%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (2.73%) WCF
7 7 (2.39%) SOAP
8 6 (2.05%) jQuery
8 6 (2.05%) POSIX
9 5 (1.71%) AngularJS
9 5 (1.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (1.71%) CSS3
9 5 (1.71%) HTML5
9 5 (1.71%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (1.71%) RESTful
9 5 (1.71%) Sass
9 5 (1.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (1.71%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 48 (16.38%) Data Centre
2 18 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.78%) Driving Licence
3 14 (4.78%) Replication
4 11 (3.75%) Blackberry
5 8 (2.73%) Fat Client
5 8 (2.73%) Thin Client
6 7 (2.39%) Algorithms
6 7 (2.39%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.39%) Clustering
6 7 (2.39%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.39%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.05%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (2.05%) PKI
8 5 (1.71%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.71%) User Experience
9 4 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.37%) iPhone
9 4 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.37%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 192 (65.53%) Windows
2 124 (42.32%) Windows Server
3 80 (27.30%) Linux
4 62 (21.16%) Windows 7
4 62 (21.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 58 (19.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (15.70%) Windows 10
7 24 (8.19%) Windows 8
8 23 (7.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (7.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (7.17%) Unix
10 11 (3.75%) Solaris
11 10 (3.41%) Mac OS
11 10 (3.41%) Windows Vista
12 8 (2.73%) Windows XP
13 7 (2.39%) Android
14 6 (2.05%) Mac OS X
15 4 (1.37%) AIX
15 4 (1.37%) Windows Phone
16 3 (1.02%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (33.79%) ITIL
2 27 (9.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (8.53%) E-Commerce
3 25 (8.53%) Mentoring
3 25 (8.53%) Project Management
4 22 (7.51%) Problem Management
5 19 (6.48%) DevOps
6 17 (5.80%) Change Management
6 17 (5.80%) Load Balancing
6 17 (5.80%) Service Delivery
7 15 (5.12%) Coaching
7 15 (5.12%) ITIL V3
7 15 (5.12%) Line Management
8 12 (4.10%) Time Management
9 11 (3.75%) High Availability
9 11 (3.75%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (3.75%) Network Management
10 10 (3.41%) Business Continuity
10 10 (3.41%) Migration
10 10 (3.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 57 (19.45%) SQL
2 48 (16.38%) PowerShell
3 23 (7.85%) VBScript
4 20 (6.83%) Python
5 13 (4.44%) Java
5 13 (4.44%) Shell Script
6 12 (4.10%) VB
7 11 (3.75%) C#
8 10 (3.41%) JavaScript
9 9 (3.07%) Bash Shell
9 9 (3.07%) C
9 9 (3.07%) Perl
10 7 (2.39%) Scala
11 5 (1.71%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.37%) AWK
12 4 (1.37%) Bourne shell
12 4 (1.37%) C-shell
12 4 (1.37%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.68%) PHP
13 2 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 65 (22.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (21.50%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (15.70%) MCP
4 45 (15.36%) MCSE
5 43 (14.68%) CCNA
6 39 (13.31%) MCSA
7 37 (12.63%) Degree
8 27 (9.22%) CCNP
9 23 (7.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 21 (7.17%) Security Cleared
11 20 (6.83%) SC Cleared
12 15 (5.12%) Citrix Certification
13 14 (4.78%) Network+ Certification
14 13 (4.44%) CCIE
15 11 (3.75%) CCAA
16 8 (2.73%) AWS Certification
16 8 (2.73%) MCTS
17 7 (2.39%) A+ Certification
18 6 (2.05%) Master's Degree
18 6 (2.05%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.51%) SLA
2 5 (1.71%) QA
3 4 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 3 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 171 (58.36%) Active Directory
2 85 (29.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (17.75%) Hyper-V
4 34 (11.60%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (6.48%) Terminal Services
6 15 (5.12%) vSphere
7 13 (4.44%) XenApp
8 11 (3.75%) XenDesktop
9 8 (2.73%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (2.39%) Docker
11 6 (2.05%) Forefront TMG
12 4 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.68%) iptables
14 2 (0.68%) pfSense
15 1 (0.34%) Dovecot
15 1 (0.34%) Postfix
15 1 (0.34%) qmail
15 1 (0.34%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 19 (6.48%) Puppet
2 17 (5.80%) WSUS
3 16 (5.46%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (5.46%) SCCM
4 10 (3.41%) Ansible
5 9 (3.07%) Backup Exec
6 8 (2.73%) Cacti
6 8 (2.73%) SCOM
7 7 (2.39%) Terraform
8 5 (1.71%) Consul
8 5 (1.71%) Graphite
8 5 (1.71%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (1.37%) BladeLogic
9 4 (1.37%) BMC PATROL
9 4 (1.37%) Graylog
9 4 (1.37%) Kubernetes
9 4 (1.37%) Nagios
9 4 (1.37%) SCOrch
10 3 (1.02%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 140 (47.78%) Microsoft
2 112 (38.23%) VMware
3 105 (35.84%) Cisco
4 58 (19.80%) Citrix
5 47 (16.04%) CheckPoint
6 26 (8.87%) HP
7 25 (8.53%) Juniper
7 25 (8.53%) Oracle
8 20 (6.83%) Blue Coat
9 19 (6.48%) F5
10 14 (4.78%) Meraki
11 13 (4.44%) Dell
11 13 (4.44%) Veeam
12 12 (4.10%) SonicWALL
13 10 (3.41%) Red Hat
14 8 (2.73%) BMC
15 7 (2.39%) Palo Alto
15 7 (2.39%) SolarWinds
15 7 (2.39%) WatchGuard
16 6 (2.05%) Xerox
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Felixstowe, Suffolk
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Itecco
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k depending on experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £53000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Recann
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoCode Limited
Salary: £65k - 68k per year + Pension + Bonus + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + on call allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Potters Bar
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Potters Bar
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Norwich
Direct Resource Services Ltd
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago