Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 61 41
Rank change year-on-year 0 -20 +24
Permanent jobs citing DNS 23 13 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.72% 2.05% 4.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.50% 8.18% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 29
Slough median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -36.36% +4.76%
10th Percentile £28,250 £18,875 £38,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £47,500 £76,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% -2.78% -14.29%

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 Slough with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 107 159 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 17.31% 25.08% 26.06%
Number of salaries quoted 85 138 175
Slough median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,400 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £92,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Slough

DNS
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for DNS in Slough

DNS
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Slough over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, 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 Slough region with a requirement for DNS.

1 20 (86.96%) TCP/IP
2 19 (82.61%) Linux
3 17 (73.91%) LAN
3 17 (73.91%) WAN
4 16 (69.57%) Windows
4 16 (69.57%) Python
4 16 (69.57%) Bash Shell
5 14 (60.87%) PowerShell
5 14 (60.87%) PHP
5 14 (60.87%) Active Directory
6 13 (56.52%) DHCP
7 12 (52.17%) Firewall
7 12 (52.17%) Windows Server
8 11 (47.83%) Office 365
9 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
9 10 (43.48%) Citrix
9 10 (43.48%) Apache
10 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (34.78%) CentOS
11 8 (34.78%) Hyper-V
11 8 (34.78%) DevOps
11 8 (34.78%) Hybrid Cloud
11 8 (34.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 8 (34.78%) Terraform
11 8 (34.78%) SQL
11 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
11 8 (34.78%) IIS
11 8 (34.78%) Management Information System
11 8 (34.78%) Information Security

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 10 (43.48%) Apache
2 8 (34.78%) IIS
3 6 (26.09%) Confluence
4 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.35%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Office 365
2 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) TCP/IP
2 17 (73.91%) LAN
2 17 (73.91%) WAN
3 13 (56.52%) DHCP
4 12 (52.17%) Firewall
5 7 (30.43%) Wireless
6 6 (26.09%) 2G
6 6 (26.09%) 3G
6 6 (26.09%) 802.15
6 6 (26.09%) Bluetooth
6 6 (26.09%) ICMP
6 6 (26.09%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (26.09%) ZigBee
7 3 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (8.70%) VLAN
9 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (4.35%) Network Security
9 1 (4.35%) SNMP
9 1 (4.35%) tcpdump
9 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
1 8 (34.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (34.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Support Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Test Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Azure Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) IT Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) IT Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) 802.1X
1 6 (26.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Hybrid Cloud
1 8 (34.78%) Management Information System
2 6 (26.09%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Linux
2 16 (69.57%) Windows
3 12 (52.17%) Windows Server
4 8 (34.78%) CentOS
5 6 (26.09%) Unix
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Configuration Management
1 8 (34.78%) DevOps
1 8 (34.78%) Information Security
1 8 (34.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (26.09%) Integration Acceptance Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Mathematics
2 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
2 6 (26.09%) Test Management
2 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
3 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) High Availability
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.35%) Task Automation
5 1 (4.35%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Bash Shell
1 16 (69.57%) Python
2 14 (60.87%) PHP
2 14 (60.87%) PowerShell
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
4 6 (26.09%) C#
4 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.70%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
1 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
1 6 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (17.39%) CCNA
2 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (17.39%) MCSE
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Active Directory
2 8 (34.78%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.70%) Postfix
3 2 (8.70%) Squid
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) iptables
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Terraform
2 6 (26.09%) HP ALM
3 2 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Citrix
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Atlassian
2 6 (26.09%) HP
2 6 (26.09%) Remedy
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco
3 4 (17.39%) ServiceNow
4 3 (13.04%) Apple
5 2 (8.70%) Symantec
5 2 (8.70%) VMware
6 1 (4.35%) F5
6 1 (4.35%) Forcepoint
6 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto