The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 75 75
Rank change year-on-year +27 0  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 73 53 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 5.37% 3.24% 2.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.97% 22.46% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 52 42 45
Median salary £43,750 £28,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.50% -20.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,100 £49,300 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +1.36% -  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 261 236 267
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 19.21% 14.41% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 205 183 241
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -14.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for DNS in Oxfordshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Oxfordshire

DNS
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +33 37 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Witney - 12 £32,500 -
Wallingford - 5 £35,000 - 1
Kidlington - 2 £63,000 -
Abingdon +4 1 £50,000 +75.43% 1
Banbury - 1 £35,000 - 1
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £30,000 -
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 106 (72.11%) DHCP
2 103 (70.07%) Active Directory
3 101 (68.71%) Windows
4 93 (63.27%) Windows Server
5 73 (49.66%) Microsoft
5 73 (49.66%) Hyper-V
6 68 (46.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 64 (43.54%) Office 365
8 58 (39.46%) Microsoft Azure
9 55 (37.41%) Amazon AWS
10 53 (36.05%) VMware
11 52 (35.37%) SCOM
12 50 (34.01%) LDAP
13 49 (33.33%) SCCM
14 47 (31.97%) Skype for Business
15 45 (30.61%) Kerberos
15 45 (30.61%) Skype
16 44 (29.93%) Identity Management
17 43 (29.25%) VMware Infrastructure
18 40 (27.21%) PaaS
18 40 (27.21%) IaaS
19 37 (25.17%) Kalman Filter
20 35 (23.81%) BGP
21 32 (21.77%) MS Exchange
22 31 (21.09%) PBX
22 31 (21.09%) PSTN
22 31 (21.09%) Linux
22 31 (21.09%) PowerShell
23 29 (19.73%) Patch Management
24 28 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 47 (31.97%) Skype for Business
2 32 (21.77%) MS Exchange
3 16 (10.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (6.12%) SAS
6 6 (4.08%) IIS
7 5 (3.40%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (3.40%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.72%) CMS
9 1 (0.68%) Apache
9 1 (0.68%) Confluence
9 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.68%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 64 (43.54%) Office 365
2 58 (39.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (37.41%) Amazon AWS
4 40 (27.21%) IaaS
4 40 (27.21%) PaaS
5 10 (6.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 7 (4.76%) SaaS
7 6 (4.08%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.68%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 106 (72.11%) DHCP
2 50 (34.01%) LDAP
3 45 (30.61%) Kerberos
3 45 (30.61%) Skype
4 35 (23.81%) BGP
5 31 (21.09%) PBX
5 31 (21.09%) PSTN
6 23 (15.65%) Internet
7 18 (12.24%) SAN
8 17 (11.56%) TCP/IP
9 13 (8.84%) Firewall
9 13 (8.84%) Unified Communications
10 12 (8.16%) VPN
11 10 (6.80%) iSCSI
11 10 (6.80%) Network Security
12 9 (6.12%) WAN
13 8 (5.44%) LAN
14 6 (4.08%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (4.08%) VoIP
14 6 (4.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.76%) MySQL
4 2 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.68%) InfluxDB
5 1 (0.68%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.68%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (2.72%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.36%) Bower
2 2 (1.36%) gulp
2 2 (1.36%) Subversion
3 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.68%) JIRA
3 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (1.36%) Legal
2 1 (0.68%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (19.05%) Support Engineer
1 28 (19.05%) Systems Engineer
2 25 (17.01%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 24 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (13.61%) 3rd Line Support
4 20 (13.61%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 19 (12.93%) Microsoft Engineer
6 18 (12.24%) Cloud Engineer
7 17 (11.56%) Analyst
8 16 (10.88%) Network Engineer
9 15 (10.20%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (8.84%) AWS Engineer
10 13 (8.84%) Infrastructure Support
10 13 (8.84%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 12 (8.16%) Systems Support
11 12 (8.16%) Systems Support Engineer
12 11 (7.48%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
12 11 (7.48%) IT Engineer
12 11 (7.48%) IT Support
12 11 (7.48%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.12%) Web Services
2 2 (1.36%) .NET
2 2 (1.36%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.36%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.36%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (1.36%) jQuery
2 2 (1.36%) REST
2 2 (1.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (1.36%) WCF
3 1 (0.68%) LAMP
3 1 (0.68%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (0.68%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.01%) PKI
2 18 (12.24%) Computer Science
3 16 (10.88%) Data Centre
4 10 (6.80%) BYOD
4 10 (6.80%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.40%) Clustering
6 3 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.36%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.36%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.36%) iPad
7 2 (1.36%) Replication
7 2 (1.36%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 101 (68.71%) Windows
2 93 (63.27%) Windows Server
3 68 (46.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (21.09%) Linux
5 28 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (14.29%) Mac OS X
7 17 (11.56%) Windows 7
8 15 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (9.52%) Windows 10
10 10 (6.80%) Windows 8
11 9 (6.12%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.72%) Unix
13 3 (2.04%) CentOS
13 3 (2.04%) Windows XP
14 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.68%) Fedora
15 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (29.93%) Identity Management
2 37 (25.17%) Kalman Filter
3 29 (19.73%) Patch Management
4 27 (18.37%) Task Automation
5 25 (17.01%) Email Filtering
6 23 (15.65%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (14.29%) ITIL
8 17 (11.56%) Mentoring
8 17 (11.56%) Migration
9 15 (10.20%) Configuration Management
10 13 (8.84%) Service Design
11 12 (8.16%) Web Filtering
12 10 (6.80%) Problem Management
13 9 (6.12%) Customer Requirements
13 9 (6.12%) Desktop Virtualisation
13 9 (6.12%) Presales
14 7 (4.76%) DevOps
15 6 (4.08%) Incident Management
15 6 (4.08%) Network Monitoring
15 6 (4.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (21.09%) PowerShell
2 17 (11.56%) Python
3 15 (10.20%) SQL
4 14 (9.52%) Perl
5 12 (8.16%) Ruby
6 6 (4.08%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.40%) PHP
8 4 (2.72%) C++
9 2 (1.36%) C
9 2 (1.36%) C#
9 2 (1.36%) Java
9 2 (1.36%) Scala
10 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.68%) Go
10 1 (0.68%) Rust
Qualifications
1 18 (12.24%) Degree
1 18 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (6.12%) MCSA
3 5 (3.40%) MCSE
4 4 (2.72%) A+ Certification
4 4 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.72%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.36%) CCIE
6 2 (1.36%) CCNA
6 2 (1.36%) CCNP
7 1 (0.68%) CISSP
7 1 (0.68%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.68%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.68%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.68%) RHCE
7 1 (0.68%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.40%) SLA
2 3 (2.04%) PMO
System Software
1 103 (70.07%) Active Directory
2 73 (49.66%) Hyper-V
3 43 (29.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (9.52%) vSphere
5 9 (6.12%) XenApp
5 9 (6.12%) XenDesktop
6 8 (5.44%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (2.04%) XenServer
8 2 (1.36%) vCloud
9 1 (0.68%) Docker
9 1 (0.68%) NFS
9 1 (0.68%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 52 (35.37%) SCOM
2 49 (33.33%) SCCM
3 17 (11.56%) Puppet
4 15 (10.20%) WSUS
5 11 (7.48%) Backup Exec
6 10 (6.80%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (6.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 9 (6.12%) SmoothWall
8 7 (4.76%) Nagios
8 7 (4.76%) vCenter Server
9 6 (4.08%) Terraform
10 5 (3.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.68%) Ansible
11 1 (0.68%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.68%) logstash
11 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 73 (49.66%) Microsoft
2 53 (36.05%) VMware
3 27 (18.37%) Cisco
4 22 (14.97%) Juniper
5 19 (12.93%) HP
6 18 (12.24%) Apple
7 16 (10.88%) Red Hat
8 12 (8.16%) Dell
9 11 (7.48%) Citrix
9 11 (7.48%) Sophos
9 11 (7.48%) Symantec
10 9 (6.12%) Veeam
11 8 (5.44%) Palo Alto
12 6 (4.08%) EMC
12 6 (4.08%) NetApp
12 6 (4.08%) SolarWinds
13 5 (3.40%) CA
13 5 (3.40%) CheckPoint
14 2 (1.36%) Avaya
14 2 (1.36%) Polycom
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