The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 20 30
Permanent jobs citing DNS 0 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex - 4.49% 2.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 22.22% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 8
Median salary - £50,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +63.93%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,689
% change year-on-year +2.66% +2.21%  

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 Middlesex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Middlesex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 14 36 52
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 14.43% 20.22% 18.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11 34 39
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £38,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

DNS
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Salary trend for DNS in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for DNS.

1 6 (60.00%) LAN
1 6 (60.00%) VoIP
1 6 (60.00%) WAN
1 6 (60.00%) VPN
1 6 (60.00%) SSL
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) CCNP
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (60.00%) Internet
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
1 6 (60.00%) CCVP
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) Office 365
3 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) SCCM
3 2 (20.00%) SCOM
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (10.00%) Java

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) IaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
1 6 (60.00%) Internet
1 6 (60.00%) LAN
1 6 (60.00%) SSL
1 6 (60.00%) VoIP
1 6 (60.00%) VPN
1 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Administrator
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Administrator
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Network Administrator
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Network Administrator
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Voice Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Voice Network Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) VoIP Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Server Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Azure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CCNP
1 6 (60.00%) CCVP
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft