Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 110 66
Rank change year-on-year -26 -44 +16
Permanent jobs citing DNS 128 185 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.98% 2.78% 4.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.92% 16.62% 18.82%
Number of salaries quoted 101 161 202
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £34,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.09% -8.67% -10.71%
10th Percentile £20,750 £21,250 £25,575
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,074 1,113 1,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.58% 16.71% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 821 904 1,230
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £39,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.33% -7.06% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £58,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Hampshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for DNS in Hampshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Hampshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Hampshire

DNS
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Basingstoke -50 28 £54,000 +27.06% 6
Southampton +7 20 £27,500 -15.38% 4
Portsmouth +5 19 £50,000 +75.44% 5
Farnborough +1 12 £27,750 -45.85% 4
Winchester +20 10 £22,000 -2.22% 1
Fareham +9 10 £44,000 +46.67% 1
Eastleigh -7 6 £42,750 +61.32% 5
Fleet -16 4 £25,250 +20.24% 1
Ringwood - 4 £18,000 -
Waterlooville -6 1 £22,500 -26.23%
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 90 (70.31%) Windows
2 78 (60.94%) Active Directory
3 74 (57.81%) Microsoft
4 68 (53.13%) DHCP
4 68 (53.13%) Windows Server
5 52 (40.63%) Firewall
6 50 (39.06%) VMware
7 43 (33.59%) TCP/IP
8 41 (32.03%) ITIL
9 38 (29.69%) VMware Infrastructure
10 33 (25.78%) Linux
11 32 (25.00%) VPN
11 32 (25.00%) Security Cleared
12 30 (23.44%) Hyper-V
12 30 (23.44%) Windows Server 2012
13 29 (22.66%) SQL Server
14 26 (20.31%) MS Exchange
15 25 (19.53%) SC Cleared
16 24 (18.75%) IIS
17 23 (17.97%) SQL
17 23 (17.97%) Cisco
17 23 (17.97%) VLAN
17 23 (17.97%) Windows 10
18 22 (17.19%) WAN
18 22 (17.19%) Juniper
18 22 (17.19%) Internet
19 21 (16.41%) Office 365
20 19 (14.84%) LAN
21 18 (14.06%) Microsoft Azure
22 17 (13.28%) Windows Server 2008

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 26 (20.31%) MS Exchange
2 24 (18.75%) IIS
3 7 (5.47%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.56%) Apache
4 2 (1.56%) nginx
5 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.78%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (0.78%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.41%) Office 365
2 18 (14.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.47%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.69%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.56%) G Suite
5 2 (1.56%) IaaS
5 2 (1.56%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.56%) PaaS
6 1 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.78%) GitHub
6 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (53.13%) DHCP
2 52 (40.63%) Firewall
3 43 (33.59%) TCP/IP
4 32 (25.00%) VPN
5 23 (17.97%) VLAN
6 22 (17.19%) Internet
6 22 (17.19%) WAN
7 19 (14.84%) LAN
8 16 (12.50%) SMTP
9 15 (11.72%) VoIP
10 13 (10.16%) DWDM
11 12 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (8.59%) DAB
12 11 (8.59%) NetScaler
13 10 (7.81%) PBX
14 9 (7.03%) SAN
14 9 (7.03%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (6.25%) H.323
15 8 (6.25%) HTTP
15 8 (6.25%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (22.66%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.13%) MySQL
4 3 (2.34%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.56%) DB2
5 2 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.69%) InstallShield
3 3 (2.34%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.34%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.34%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.78%) Subversion
General
1 17 (13.28%) Finance
2 10 (7.81%) Retail
3 9 (7.03%) Advertising
3 9 (7.03%) Banking
4 7 (5.47%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 33 (25.78%) Architect
2 16 (12.50%) IT Support
3 14 (10.94%) 1st Line Support
4 13 (10.16%) Infrastructure Architect
4 13 (10.16%) Network Architect
4 13 (10.16%) Support Engineer
5 12 (9.38%) Analyst
6 11 (8.59%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (7.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (7.03%) Applications Support
9 8 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (6.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 8 (6.25%) Support Analyst
9 8 (6.25%) Support Technician
9 8 (6.25%) Team Leader
10 7 (5.47%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 7 (5.47%) Administrator
10 7 (5.47%) Developer
10 7 (5.47%) Security Engineer
10 7 (5.47%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.47%) .NET
1 7 (5.47%) .NET Framework
1 7 (5.47%) ASP.NET
1 7 (5.47%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (5.47%) ASP.NET Web API
1 7 (5.47%) Entity Framework
1 7 (5.47%) KnockoutJS
1 7 (5.47%) LDAP
1 7 (5.47%) LINQ
1 7 (5.47%) RequireJS
2 6 (4.69%) Ajax
2 6 (4.69%) CSS
2 6 (4.69%) HTML
2 6 (4.69%) jQuery
2 6 (4.69%) LINQ to SQL
2 6 (4.69%) WCF
2 6 (4.69%) Web Services
2 6 (4.69%) XML
3 4 (3.13%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.34%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.38%) Fintech
1 12 (9.38%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (6.25%) Online Banking
2 8 (6.25%) Replication
3 7 (5.47%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.47%) PKI
4 5 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (3.13%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.34%) CESG
6 3 (2.34%) Clustering
6 3 (2.34%) W3C
7 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.78%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 90 (70.31%) Windows
2 68 (53.13%) Windows Server
3 33 (25.78%) Linux
4 30 (23.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (17.97%) Windows 10
6 17 (13.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (12.50%) Windows 8
8 15 (11.72%) Windows 7
9 11 (8.59%) CentOS
9 11 (8.59%) Ubuntu
10 9 (7.03%) Windows Vista
11 4 (3.13%) Solaris
12 3 (2.34%) AIX
12 3 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (2.34%) Unix
12 3 (2.34%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.56%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.78%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (32.03%) ITIL
2 16 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 14 (10.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 13 (10.16%) Network Management
5 12 (9.38%) PRINCE2
6 11 (8.59%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (7.81%) Customer Requirements
7 10 (7.81%) Line Management
7 10 (7.81%) Network Architecture
8 9 (7.03%) Performance Management
9 8 (6.25%) DevOps
9 8 (6.25%) Network Virtualisation
9 8 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
9 8 (6.25%) Project Planning
10 7 (5.47%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (5.47%) MVC
11 6 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (4.69%) Time Management
12 5 (3.91%) Security Architecture
12 5 (3.91%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.97%) SQL
2 12 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.25%) C#
4 7 (5.47%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.13%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.56%) Python
6 2 (1.56%) VBScript
7 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.78%) C++
7 1 (0.78%) Java
7 1 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (19.53%) SC Cleared
3 16 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (10.94%) DV Cleared
5 12 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (7.03%) MCSE
7 8 (6.25%) CCDP
8 7 (5.47%) CCNA
9 6 (4.69%) MCSA
10 5 (3.91%) CCNP
11 4 (3.13%) JNCIA
11 4 (3.13%) JNCIS
12 3 (2.34%) CISSP
12 3 (2.34%) Degree
12 3 (2.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (2.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (1.56%) A+ Certification
13 2 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
13 2 (1.56%) RHCE
13 2 (1.56%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.16%) SLA
2 11 (8.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.13%) FISMA
4 3 (2.34%) GDPR
5 1 (0.78%) PA-DSS
5 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 78 (60.94%) Active Directory
2 38 (29.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (23.44%) Hyper-V
4 13 (10.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 13 (10.16%) Virtual Servers
4 13 (10.16%) vSphere
5 10 (7.81%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.13%) VMware NSX
7 3 (2.34%) Docker
7 3 (2.34%) Terminal Server
7 3 (2.34%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.56%) oVirt
8 2 (1.56%) pfSense
9 1 (0.78%) iptables
Systems Management
1 12 (9.38%) SCCM
1 12 (9.38%) SCOM
2 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.56%) Ansible
3 2 (1.56%) cPanel
3 2 (1.56%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (1.56%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.56%) Plesk
3 2 (1.56%) Puppet
3 2 (1.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (1.56%) WSUS
4 1 (0.78%) Salt
4 1 (0.78%) SELinux
4 1 (0.78%) Terraform
4 1 (0.78%) yum
Vendors
1 74 (57.81%) Microsoft
2 50 (39.06%) VMware
3 23 (17.97%) Cisco
4 22 (17.19%) Juniper
5 10 (7.81%) Brocade
6 8 (6.25%) LogRhythm
7 7 (5.47%) HP
8 5 (3.91%) Veeam
9 3 (2.34%) Citrix
9 3 (2.34%) Google
9 3 (2.34%) Oracle
9 3 (2.34%) Sophos
10 2 (1.56%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.56%) CommVault
10 2 (1.56%) Dell
10 2 (1.56%) Intel
10 2 (1.56%) McAfee
10 2 (1.56%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.56%) Symantec
10 2 (1.56%) WatchGuard