Period
to 20 April 2019

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 20 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 96 53
Rank change year-on-year +10 -43 +3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 65 66 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.97% 2.54% 4.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.90% 14.16% 16.52%
Number of salaries quoted 59 56 119
Reading median annual salary £40,000 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% -8.33% -10.00%
10th Percentile £25,300 £24,375 £25,200
90th Percentile £69,250 £58,750 £60,000
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% -5.26%

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 504 466 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 22.99% 17.92% 29.58%
Number of salaries quoted 419 344 528
Reading median annual salary £41,000 £45,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.89% -4.21% -5.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,663 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% -

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Reading

DNS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for DNS in Reading

DNS
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Reading over the 6 months to 20 April 2019.

Salary histogram for DNS in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 Reading region with a requirement for DNS.

1 47 (72.31%) DHCP
2 44 (67.69%) Active Directory
3 38 (58.46%) Windows
4 34 (52.31%) VMware
5 29 (44.62%) Firewall
5 29 (44.62%) TCP/IP
5 29 (44.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (43.08%) Microsoft
7 27 (41.54%) VPN
7 27 (41.54%) Microsoft Azure
7 27 (41.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 26 (40.00%) Windows Server
9 25 (38.46%) Hyper-V
10 20 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
11 19 (29.23%) Linux
12 16 (24.62%) Python
13 14 (21.54%) Office 365
13 14 (21.54%) Docker
14 13 (20.00%) DevOps
14 13 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
14 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (20.00%) Cisco
14 13 (20.00%) Google
15 12 (18.46%) MS Exchange
15 12 (18.46%) ITIL
15 12 (18.46%) VirtualBox
16 11 (16.92%) LAN
16 11 (16.92%) Degree
16 11 (16.92%) Virtual Machines
17 10 (15.38%) Ruby

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 12 (18.46%) MS Exchange
2 10 (15.38%) IIS
2 10 (15.38%) nginx
3 9 (13.85%) Apache
4 8 (12.31%) Skype for Business
5 3 (4.62%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.54%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.54%) iPlanet
7 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (41.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (21.54%) Office 365
4 13 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (13.85%) SaaS
6 5 (7.69%) Mimecast
7 2 (3.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (3.08%) Amazon S3
7 2 (3.08%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (3.08%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (3.08%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (3.08%) CloudFront
7 2 (3.08%) G Suite
7 2 (3.08%) IaaS
7 2 (3.08%) Route 53
7 2 (3.08%) Serverless
7 2 (3.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (72.31%) DHCP
2 29 (44.62%) Firewall
2 29 (44.62%) TCP/IP
3 27 (41.54%) VPN
4 11 (16.92%) LAN
5 9 (13.85%) VoIP
5 9 (13.85%) WAN
6 8 (12.31%) HTTP
6 8 (12.31%) Skype
6 8 (12.31%) SMTP
7 7 (10.77%) Wireless
8 5 (7.69%) BGP
8 5 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (6.15%) Ethernet
9 4 (6.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (6.15%) MPLS
9 4 (6.15%) SNMP
9 4 (6.15%) SSH
10 3 (4.62%) IP Telephony
10 3 (4.62%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.54%) DB2
3 1 (1.54%) MySQL
3 1 (1.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.62%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.54%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (4.62%) Legal
1 3 (4.62%) Retail
2 2 (3.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (35.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (18.46%) Administrator
2 12 (18.46%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (15.38%) IT Engineer
3 10 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Support Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) Network Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) Analyst
6 7 (10.77%) Graduate
6 7 (10.77%) Graduate Systems Administrator
6 7 (10.77%) Graduate Systems Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) Graduate Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) IT Administrator
8 5 (7.69%) IT Analyst
8 5 (7.69%) IT Support
9 4 (6.15%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Junior
9 4 (6.15%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.38%) LDAP
2 4 (6.15%) 802.1X
2 4 (6.15%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.54%) Kafka
3 1 (1.54%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Public Cloud
2 5 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.62%) Handset
3 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.08%) Digital Signage
4 2 (3.08%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.08%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.54%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.54%) Fintech
5 1 (1.54%) Life Science
5 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (58.46%) Windows
2 26 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 19 (29.23%) Linux
4 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (12.31%) VMS
6 8 (12.31%) Windows 10
6 8 (12.31%) Windows 7
7 7 (10.77%) Unix
8 5 (7.69%) CentOS
8 5 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.08%) Mac OS
9 2 (3.08%) Solaris
9 2 (3.08%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.54%) DC/OS
10 1 (1.54%) Debian
10 1 (1.54%) Mesosphere
10 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (41.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (20.00%) DevOps
3 12 (18.46%) ITIL
4 5 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 5 (7.69%) Migration
4 5 (7.69%) Network Design
5 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.15%) Mentoring
5 4 (6.15%) Microservices
5 4 (6.15%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (4.62%) Business Continuity
6 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.62%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.62%) Server Management
6 3 (4.62%) Server Monitoring
6 3 (4.62%) Software Licensing
7 2 (3.08%) Change Management
7 2 (3.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.62%) Python
2 10 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 10 (15.38%) Ruby
2 10 (15.38%) SQL
3 9 (13.85%) Go
4 7 (10.77%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.62%) Perl
6 1 (1.54%) C
6 1 (1.54%) Java
6 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.62%) CCNA
4 2 (3.08%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.54%) CCIE
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.54%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) GDPR
2 1 (1.54%) COBIT
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.54%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (67.69%) Active Directory
2 29 (44.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (38.46%) Hyper-V
4 14 (21.54%) Docker
5 12 (18.46%) VirtualBox
6 11 (16.92%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (12.31%) iptables
7 8 (12.31%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (12.31%) Xen
8 5 (7.69%) XenDesktop
9 3 (4.62%) Firmware
10 1 (1.54%) KVM
10 1 (1.54%) NDS
10 1 (1.54%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (1.54%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) Kibana
2 9 (13.85%) Nagios
2 9 (13.85%) ZABBIX
3 8 (12.31%) Graphite
4 6 (9.23%) Kubernetes
5 5 (7.69%) Ansible
5 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (6.15%) Puppet
7 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (4.62%) SCCM
7 3 (4.62%) Terraform
7 3 (4.62%) WSUS
8 1 (1.54%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.54%) Icinga
8 1 (1.54%) QRadar
8 1 (1.54%) Salt
Vendors
1 34 (52.31%) VMware
2 28 (43.08%) Microsoft
3 13 (20.00%) Cisco
3 13 (20.00%) Google
4 8 (12.31%) Centreon
5 6 (9.23%) F5
6 5 (7.69%) Citrix
6 5 (7.69%) HP
6 5 (7.69%) Juniper
6 5 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.08%) Apple
7 2 (3.08%) Meraki
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle
8 1 (1.54%) CommVault
8 1 (1.54%) Novell
8 1 (1.54%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.54%) Splunk
8 1 (1.54%) Sun