Period
to 19 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 87 111
Rank change year-on-year -5 +24 +6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 29 33 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.87% 2.23% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.49% 11.62% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 15
Milton Keynes median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.43% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £27,600
90th Percentile £55,750 £67,500 £57,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 215 284 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 13.87% 19.16% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 163 207 164
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,346 £27,951 £26,650
90th Percentile £77,500 £63,000 £57,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £43,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25% -5.88%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Milton Keynes

DNS
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for DNS in Milton Keynes

DNS
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Salary histogram for DNS in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for DNS.

1 23 (79.31%) DHCP
2 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
2 17 (58.62%) VMware
3 16 (55.17%) SAN
3 16 (55.17%) SMTP
3 16 (55.17%) IMAP
3 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (55.17%) PowerShell
4 15 (51.72%) Windows
5 14 (48.28%) LDAP
5 14 (48.28%) ITIL
5 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
7 12 (41.38%) eTOM
7 12 (41.38%) PKI
7 12 (41.38%) Degree
7 12 (41.38%) Internet
7 12 (41.38%) TOGAF
7 12 (41.38%) Network Design
7 12 (41.38%) LAN
7 12 (41.38%) WAN
7 12 (41.38%) CCIE
7 12 (41.38%) TOGAF Certification
7 12 (41.38%) Product Roadmap
8 11 (37.93%) Azure
8 11 (37.93%) Office 365
9 10 (34.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (34.48%) Firewall
9 10 (34.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 9 (31.03%) Microsoft

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Azure
1 11 (37.93%) Office 365
2 2 (6.90%) AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) Power Platform
2 2 (6.90%) Yammer
3 1 (3.45%) IaaS
3 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (79.31%) DHCP
2 16 (55.17%) IMAP
2 16 (55.17%) SAN
2 16 (55.17%) SMTP
3 12 (41.38%) Internet
3 12 (41.38%) LAN
3 12 (41.38%) WAN
4 10 (34.48%) Firewall
5 8 (27.59%) SNMP
6 5 (17.24%) VPN
7 4 (13.79%) POP3
7 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
7 4 (13.79%) VLAN
7 4 (13.79%) VoIP
8 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (6.90%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (6.90%) FTP
9 2 (6.90%) Skype
9 2 (6.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Power BI
3 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Architect
1 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Architect
1 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 8 (27.59%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) IT Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Messaging Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) LDAP
2 4 (13.79%) MAPI
3 3 (10.34%) Web Services
4 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) PKI
2 4 (13.79%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.79%) Mac OS
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) VMS
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) ITIL
2 12 (41.38%) eTOM
2 12 (41.38%) Network Design
2 12 (41.38%) Product Roadmap
2 12 (41.38%) TOGAF
3 10 (34.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (20.69%) High Availability
5 4 (13.79%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (10.34%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Creative Thinking
7 2 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (6.90%) Email Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.90%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (6.90%) Storage Management
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Leadership
7 2 (6.90%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) PowerShell
2 8 (27.59%) Python
3 3 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (41.38%) CCIE
2 12 (41.38%) Degree
2 12 (41.38%) TOGAF Certification
3 10 (34.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (20.69%) MCSA
4 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (13.79%) MCP
6 3 (10.34%) VCP6
7 2 (6.90%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
2 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
3 4 (13.79%) vSphere
4 2 (6.90%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
5 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) vRealize
2 4 (13.79%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.90%) AirWatch
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (6.90%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (6.90%) SCOM
3 2 (6.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (3.45%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) VMware
2 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco
3 5 (17.24%) Veeam
4 4 (13.79%) MobileIron
5 2 (6.90%) Apple
5 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.90%) Forcepoint
5 2 (6.90%) IronPort
5 2 (6.90%) McAfee
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle
5 2 (6.90%) Proofpoint
5 2 (6.90%) RightFax
5 2 (6.90%) Symantec
5 2 (6.90%) Veritas
6 1 (3.45%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (3.45%) Juniper