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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 44 83 96
Rank change year-on-year +39 +13  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 75 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 5.33% 2.20% 1.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.22% 15.27% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 73 18 25
Median salary £50,000 £36,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.88% +24.13%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £46,350 £50,600
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,939
% change year-on-year +2.66% +1.51%  

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 286 203 217
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 20.34% 14.41% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 268 175 179
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

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 23 March 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 23 March 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 +28 31 £45,000 - 5
Wallingford - 3 £36,000 -
Kidlington - 2 £55,000 -
Banbury +7 1 £57,500 +53.33%
Abingdon +5 1 - - 1
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

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

1 100 (66.23%) DHCP
2 96 (63.58%) Windows
3 86 (56.95%) Active Directory
4 75 (49.67%) Windows Server
5 72 (47.68%) Microsoft
6 59 (39.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 55 (36.42%) Amazon AWS
8 50 (33.11%) Hyper-V
9 48 (31.79%) Microsoft Azure
10 46 (30.46%) LDAP
11 45 (29.80%) Kerberos
11 45 (29.80%) SCOM
12 42 (27.81%) Office 365
13 39 (25.83%) BGP
14 36 (23.84%) Degree
15 35 (23.18%) Identity Management
16 34 (22.52%) Internet
17 33 (21.85%) VMware
18 31 (20.53%) Computer Science
19 28 (18.54%) VMware Infrastructure
19 28 (18.54%) SCCM
19 28 (18.54%) SQL Server
20 27 (17.88%) PaaS
20 27 (17.88%) IaaS
21 26 (17.22%) Skype for Business
21 26 (17.22%) Firewall
22 25 (16.56%) SQL
22 25 (16.56%) Linux
22 25 (16.56%) Cisco
23 22 (14.57%) VPN

DNS
Top Related 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 26 (17.22%) Skype for Business
2 14 (9.27%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.96%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.65%) CMS
5 3 (1.99%) IIS
6 1 (0.66%) Apache
6 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.66%) nginx
Applications
1 20 (13.25%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.28%) MS Office
3 4 (2.65%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 55 (36.42%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (31.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (27.81%) Office 365
4 27 (17.88%) IaaS
4 27 (17.88%) PaaS
5 4 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (66.23%) DHCP
2 46 (30.46%) LDAP
3 45 (29.80%) Kerberos
4 39 (25.83%) BGP
5 34 (22.52%) Internet
6 26 (17.22%) Firewall
7 22 (14.57%) VPN
8 21 (13.91%) TCP/IP
9 16 (10.60%) LAN
9 16 (10.60%) VoIP
10 15 (9.93%) PBX
10 15 (9.93%) PSTN
10 15 (9.93%) Skype
10 15 (9.93%) WAN
11 14 (9.27%) Wireless
12 12 (7.95%) Network Security
13 11 (7.28%) Intrusion Detection
13 11 (7.28%) IPsec
14 10 (6.62%) MPLS
14 10 (6.62%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.97%) MySQL
3 4 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.32%) MS Access
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.66%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.66%) Redis
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (5.96%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.31%) Subversion
3 4 (2.65%) Bower
3 4 (2.65%) gulp
4 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.66%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.66%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (1.99%) Finance
2 2 (1.32%) Automotive
2 2 (1.32%) Legal
2 2 (1.32%) Retail
3 1 (0.66%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.66%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (22.52%) Systems Engineer
2 26 (17.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 15 (9.93%) Support Engineer
4 14 (9.27%) Administrator
5 13 (8.61%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (7.95%) Analyst
6 12 (7.95%) Developer
7 10 (6.62%) Engineering Manager
7 10 (6.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (6.62%) Network Engineering Manager
7 10 (6.62%) Network Manager
8 9 (5.96%) IT Engineer
8 9 (5.96%) Windows Engineer
9 8 (5.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 8 (5.30%) IT Support
9 8 (5.30%) Senior Windows Engineer
9 8 (5.30%) Support Analyst
9 8 (5.30%) Support Technician
9 8 (5.30%) Technical Support
10 7 (4.64%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.61%) Web Services
2 5 (3.31%) .NET
3 4 (2.65%) AngularJS
3 4 (2.65%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (2.65%) Hibernate
3 4 (2.65%) JMS
3 4 (2.65%) JPA
3 4 (2.65%) jQuery
3 4 (2.65%) REST
3 4 (2.65%) Spring
3 4 (2.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (2.65%) Vaadin
3 4 (2.65%) WCF
4 1 (0.66%) LAMP
4 1 (0.66%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.66%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.53%) Computer Science
2 21 (13.91%) PKI
3 16 (10.60%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.99%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.99%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.32%) iPad
7 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.66%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.66%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 96 (63.58%) Windows
2 75 (49.67%) Windows Server
3 59 (39.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (16.56%) Linux
5 21 (13.91%) Mac OS X
5 21 (13.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (10.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (7.28%) Windows 7
8 9 (5.96%) Unix
8 9 (5.96%) Windows 10
9 8 (5.30%) Windows XP
10 7 (4.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.99%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.99%) NetWare
12 2 (1.32%) CentOS
13 1 (0.66%) Fedora
13 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.18%) Identity Management
2 22 (14.57%) Email Filtering
2 22 (14.57%) Kalman Filter
3 20 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (13.25%) Patch Management
4 18 (11.92%) Mentoring
5 13 (8.61%) ITIL
6 10 (6.62%) High Availability
7 8 (5.30%) Coaching
7 8 (5.30%) Configuration Management
7 8 (5.30%) Service Delivery
7 8 (5.30%) Service Management
8 7 (4.64%) Change Control
8 7 (4.64%) DevOps
8 7 (4.64%) Software Engineering
9 4 (2.65%) Automated Testing
9 4 (2.65%) IT Strategy
9 4 (2.65%) MVC
9 4 (2.65%) Release Management
10 3 (1.99%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.56%) SQL
2 22 (14.57%) PowerShell
3 15 (9.93%) Perl
3 15 (9.93%) Python
4 13 (8.61%) Java
5 12 (7.95%) C++
6 10 (6.62%) Ruby
7 8 (5.30%) JavaScript
8 6 (3.97%) PHP
9 4 (2.65%) C#
9 4 (2.65%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.32%) VB
10 2 (1.32%) VB6
10 2 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (23.84%) Degree
2 17 (11.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (9.93%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (7.95%) Network+ Certification
5 10 (6.62%) CCIE
5 10 (6.62%) CCNP
6 9 (5.96%) A+ Certification
7 6 (3.97%) MCSA
8 5 (3.31%) CCNA
8 5 (3.31%) MCSE
9 4 (2.65%) CISSP
9 4 (2.65%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (2.65%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (1.99%) MCP
11 1 (0.66%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.66%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.66%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.64%) SLA
2 1 (0.66%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 86 (56.95%) Active Directory
2 50 (33.11%) Hyper-V
3 28 (18.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.65%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.32%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.32%) XenServer
6 1 (0.66%) NFS
6 1 (0.66%) Postfix
6 1 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 45 (29.80%) SCOM
2 28 (18.54%) SCCM
3 13 (8.61%) Nagios
4 11 (7.28%) Puppet
5 7 (4.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.99%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.66%) Ansible
8 1 (0.66%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.66%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.66%) logstash
Vendors
1 72 (47.68%) Microsoft
2 33 (21.85%) VMware
3 25 (16.56%) Cisco
4 19 (12.58%) Juniper
5 17 (11.26%) Red Hat
6 11 (7.28%) CheckPoint
6 11 (7.28%) Palo Alto
6 11 (7.28%) SolarWinds
7 10 (6.62%) Avaya
7 10 (6.62%) Blue Coat
7 10 (6.62%) Polycom
8 8 (5.30%) Sophos
9 7 (4.64%) Apple
10 6 (3.97%) Oracle
11 4 (2.65%) Rackspace
12 3 (1.99%) HP
13 2 (1.32%) Citrix
13 2 (1.32%) Dell
13 2 (1.32%) Google
14 1 (0.66%) Symantec
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