Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 71 77
Rank change year-on-year -14 +6 -7
Permanent jobs citing DNS 38 49 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.39% 3.32% 3.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 24.14% 24.64%
Number of salaries quoted 24 48 60
Oxford median annual salary £52,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.98% +4.71% +58.88%
10th Percentile £25,900 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £52,500 £56,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +28.57% -11.39% +23.44%

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 Oxford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 190 203 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 11.93% 13.77% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 156 183 172
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +5.37% +5.58%
10th Percentile £25,625 £26,250 £22,600
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,000 £61,125
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% +8.11%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Oxford

DNS
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for DNS in Oxford

DNS
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Oxford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Oxford region with a requirement for DNS.

1 27 (71.05%) Microsoft
2 25 (65.79%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 18 (47.37%) ITIL
5 18 (47.37%) Windows
5 18 (47.37%) DHCP
5 18 (47.37%) SCOM
5 18 (47.37%) Kalman Filter
5 18 (47.37%) Mentoring
6 17 (44.74%) Firewall
6 17 (44.74%) TCP/IP
7 16 (42.11%) Office 365
7 16 (42.11%) Service Design
7 16 (42.11%) Task Automation
8 15 (39.47%) Windows Server
8 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (39.47%) Problem Management
9 14 (36.84%) IaaS
9 14 (36.84%) Skype for Business
9 14 (36.84%) Skype
10 13 (34.21%) SCCM
10 13 (34.21%) Hyper-V
10 13 (34.21%) Intrusion Detection
10 13 (34.21%) Kerberos
10 13 (34.21%) LDAP
11 12 (31.58%) Computer Science
12 11 (28.95%) Linux
12 11 (28.95%) BGP
13 10 (26.32%) PowerShell

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 14 (36.84%) Skype for Business
2 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (65.79%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (42.11%) Office 365
4 14 (36.84%) IaaS
5 9 (23.68%) PaaS
6 6 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (15.79%) SaaS
6 6 (15.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (10.53%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) DHCP
2 17 (44.74%) Firewall
2 17 (44.74%) TCP/IP
3 14 (36.84%) Skype
4 13 (34.21%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (34.21%) Kerberos
4 13 (34.21%) LDAP
5 11 (28.95%) BGP
6 9 (23.68%) Network Security
6 9 (23.68%) PBX
6 9 (23.68%) PSTN
6 9 (23.68%) VPN
7 4 (10.53%) Internet
8 3 (7.89%) SAN
9 2 (5.26%) LAN
9 2 (5.26%) NAS
9 2 (5.26%) Unified Communications
9 2 (5.26%) WAN
10 1 (2.63%) IPv6
10 1 (2.63%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MSI
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
1 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Network Engineer
2 13 (34.21%) Network Security Engineer
2 13 (34.21%) Security Engineer
3 12 (31.58%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (31.58%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 12 (31.58%) Senior Security Engineer
4 9 (23.68%) AWS Engineer
5 8 (21.05%) Project Engineer
5 8 (21.05%) Support Engineer
6 7 (18.42%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 6 (15.79%) Project Analyst
7 6 (15.79%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.63%) J2EE
2 1 (2.63%) JMS
2 1 (2.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Computer Science
2 10 (26.32%) PKI
3 9 (23.68%) BYOD
4 6 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (7.89%) Private Cloud
6 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Windows
2 15 (39.47%) Windows Server
2 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (28.95%) Linux
4 8 (21.05%) Unix
5 6 (15.79%) Windows 10
6 4 (10.53%) Mac OS X
7 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.63%) Debian
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) ITIL
1 18 (47.37%) Kalman Filter
1 18 (47.37%) Mentoring
2 16 (42.11%) Service Design
2 16 (42.11%) Task Automation
3 15 (39.47%) Problem Management
4 10 (26.32%) Email Filtering
4 10 (26.32%) Patch Management
5 9 (23.68%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (21.05%) Change Management
6 8 (21.05%) Identity Management
6 8 (21.05%) Migration
6 8 (21.05%) Web Filtering
7 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
8 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
8 6 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (15.79%) Security Operations
8 6 (15.79%) Time Management
9 5 (13.16%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.89%) Perl
2 3 (7.89%) Python
2 3 (7.89%) Ruby
3 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.63%) C++
3 1 (2.63%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) MCSA
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) CCNP
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) JNCIA
3 1 (2.63%) MCP
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) PMO
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (34.21%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (10.53%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (47.37%) SCOM
2 13 (34.21%) SCCM
3 7 (18.42%) Puppet
4 6 (15.79%) Nagios
4 6 (15.79%) Terraform
5 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (7.89%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) Juniper
3 6 (15.79%) Cisco
3 6 (15.79%) Palo Alto
3 6 (15.79%) SolarWinds
4 4 (10.53%) Apple
4 4 (10.53%) VMware
5 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix
6 1 (2.63%) EMC
6 1 (2.63%) Google
6 1 (2.63%) HP
6 1 (2.63%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.63%) NetApp
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle