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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 28 30
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 7 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 6.73% 3.70% 3.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.00% 13.51% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 9
Median salary £37,500 £26,945 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.17% -23.01%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,945 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £26,945 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,500 £36,375
% change year-on-year +1.36% +0.34%  

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 20 37 54
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 19.23% 27.41% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 41
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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

DNS
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Middlesex over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for DNS.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) GxP
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (28.57%) vCenter Server
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) Puppet
3 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (28.57%) Auto-Scaling
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (28.57%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (28.57%) Sendmail
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (28.57%) Ansible
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (28.57%) SAS
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
1 2 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
2 1 (14.29%) PaaS
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Applications Support
1 3 (42.86%) Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Auto-Scaling
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCP
1 2 (28.57%) MCSA
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) GxP
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) NFS
2 2 (28.57%) Sendmail
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) VMware