Period
to 21 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 21 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 39 91 74
Rank change year-on-year +52 -17 -12
Permanent jobs citing DNS 29 67 76
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Reading 4.67% 2.78% 3.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.79% 15.06% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 28 56 73
Median annual salary £90,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +125.00% +14.29% -22.22%
10th Percentile £53,375 £31,375 £25,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £57,500 £69,000
Berkshire median annual salary £90,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +125.00% - -11.11%

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 Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 163 445 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 26.25% 18.47% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 113 325 336
Median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88% -15.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,778 £25,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £71,250 £73,125
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Reading

DNS
Salary Trend in Reading

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DNS in Reading.

Salary trend for DNS in Reading

DNS
Salary Histogram in Reading

Salary distribution for jobs citing DNS in Reading over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

Salary histogram for DNS in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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 Reading region with a requirement for DNS.

1 17 (58.62%) Python
1 17 (58.62%) PowerShell
1 17 (58.62%) SaaS
2 16 (55.17%) Anomaly Detection
2 16 (55.17%) Task Automation
2 16 (55.17%) Internet
3 14 (48.28%) Azure
3 14 (48.28%) AWS
4 13 (44.83%) PaaS
4 13 (44.83%) IaaS
4 13 (44.83%) AWS Lambda
4 13 (44.83%) Serverless
4 13 (44.83%) Azure Functions
4 13 (44.83%) Power Platform
4 13 (44.83%) PowerApps
5 12 (41.38%) NIST
5 12 (41.38%) NIST 800
5 12 (41.38%) GDPR
5 12 (41.38%) Cloud Native
5 12 (41.38%) Terraform
5 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
5 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
5 12 (41.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (41.38%) VMware
6 11 (37.93%) Information Security
6 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
6 11 (37.93%) DHCP
6 11 (37.93%) Windows
6 11 (37.93%) Information Security Management

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (3.45%) Apache
1 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 17 (58.62%) SaaS
2 14 (48.28%) AWS
2 14 (48.28%) Azure
3 13 (44.83%) AWS Lambda
3 13 (44.83%) Azure Functions
3 13 (44.83%) IaaS
3 13 (44.83%) PaaS
3 13 (44.83%) Power Platform
3 13 (44.83%) PowerApps
3 13 (44.83%) Serverless
4 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) Internet
2 11 (37.93%) DHCP
3 4 (13.79%) Firewall
3 4 (13.79%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.45%) VoIP
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) GIS
1 1 (3.45%) QGIS
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Security Specialist
1 10 (34.48%) Server Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Cloud Specialist
3 5 (17.24%) Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Azure Specialist
3 5 (17.24%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Security Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Security Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Operations Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Security Operations Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Cloud Native
2 10 (34.48%) Data Centre
3 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
1 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2016
3 5 (17.24%) Linux
4 4 (13.79%) Unix
5 1 (3.45%) CentOS
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Anomaly Detection
1 16 (55.17%) Task Automation
2 11 (37.93%) Information Security
2 11 (37.93%) Information Security Management
2 11 (37.93%) Open Source
2 11 (37.93%) Security Management
2 11 (37.93%) Server Management
3 10 (34.48%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (34.48%) Performance Monitoring
3 10 (34.48%) Proactive Management
3 10 (34.48%) Storage Management
3 10 (34.48%) Validation
4 8 (27.59%) DevOps
5 7 (24.14%) Mentoring
5 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
6 6 (20.69%) Coaching
7 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (17.24%) Thought Leadership
8 4 (13.79%) Actionable Insight
8 4 (13.79%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) PowerShell
1 17 (58.62%) Python
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 10 (34.48%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (41.38%) GDPR
1 12 (41.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (41.38%) NIST
1 12 (41.38%) NIST 800
2 4 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
1 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
1 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) Terraform
2 10 (34.48%) EMC NetWorker
2 10 (34.48%) NetBackup
2 10 (34.48%) SCCM
2 10 (34.48%) SCOM
2 10 (34.48%) SCVMM
2 10 (34.48%) WSUS
3 4 (13.79%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (13.79%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) VMware
2 10 (34.48%) Citrix
2 10 (34.48%) EMC
2 10 (34.48%) HP
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) Symantec
3 8 (27.59%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.45%) ESRI
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) Veeam