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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 38 62
Rank change year-on-year +8 +24  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 22 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 6.15% 4.29% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 16.67% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 7
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £40,600 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £70,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,500 £36,375
% change year-on-year +1.36% +0.34%  

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 Slough with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 99 132 125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 27.65% 25.73% 21.70%
Number of salaries quoted 91 114 76
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -0.99%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Slough

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

1 34 (87.18%) Windows
2 32 (82.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 32 (82.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 31 (79.49%) Active Directory
4 28 (71.79%) Linux
4 28 (71.79%) Firewall
5 25 (64.10%) DHCP
6 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
6 24 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (61.54%) SQL Server
7 23 (58.97%) MS Exchange
8 22 (56.41%) Back Office
8 22 (56.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (56.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 22 (56.41%) Windows Server
9 20 (51.28%) PowerShell
10 19 (48.72%) VMware
11 17 (43.59%) WSUS
11 17 (43.59%) High Availability
12 16 (41.03%) Hyper-V
12 16 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (38.46%) TCP/IP
13 15 (38.46%) Cisco
14 13 (33.33%) CCNP
14 13 (33.33%) HP
14 13 (33.33%) LAN
14 13 (33.33%) WAN
14 13 (33.33%) Apache
14 13 (33.33%) PCI DSS
14 13 (33.33%) DevOps

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 23 (58.97%) MS Exchange
2 13 (33.33%) Apache
3 12 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (30.77%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.56%) IIS
5 1 (2.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (25.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.13%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (5.13%) Office 365
4 2 (5.13%) SaaS
4 2 (5.13%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 28 (71.79%) Firewall
2 25 (64.10%) DHCP
3 15 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 13 (33.33%) LAN
4 13 (33.33%) WAN
5 12 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (30.77%) Cisco PIX
5 12 (30.77%) MPLS
5 12 (30.77%) Network Security
5 12 (30.77%) VLAN
5 12 (30.77%) VPN
6 11 (28.21%) NAS
6 11 (28.21%) Remote Desktop
6 11 (28.21%) SAN
6 11 (28.21%) SMTP
6 11 (28.21%) SNMP
6 11 (28.21%) VoIP
7 2 (5.13%) VSAN
8 1 (2.56%) 4G
8 1 (2.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 22 (56.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 22 (56.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (30.77%) MySQL
4 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) WinDbg
2 2 (5.13%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (56.41%) Back Office
2 11 (28.21%) Finance
3 10 (25.64%) Electronics
3 10 (25.64%) Manufacturing
3 10 (25.64%) Marketing
3 10 (25.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.13%) Legal
5 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Linux Support
2 12 (30.77%) Administrator
2 12 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (30.77%) Linux Administrator
2 12 (30.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 12 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (28.21%) Analyst
3 11 (28.21%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (28.21%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 11 (28.21%) Senior Linux Support
3 11 (28.21%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 11 (28.21%) Senior Support Analyst
3 11 (28.21%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 11 (28.21%) Support Analyst
3 11 (28.21%) Systems Support Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) DevOps Administrator
4 7 (17.95%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 7 (17.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 7 (17.95%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (12.82%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) Web Services
2 2 (5.13%) CSS
3 1 (2.56%) HTML
3 1 (2.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.13%) FlexPod
1 2 (5.13%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (5.13%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (2.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 34 (87.18%) Windows
2 32 (82.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 32 (82.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (71.79%) Linux
4 22 (56.41%) Windows Server
5 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) High Availability
2 13 (33.33%) DevOps
3 11 (28.21%) Mentoring
3 11 (28.21%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (25.64%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (25.64%) Programme Management
5 7 (17.95%) ITIL
6 2 (5.13%) B2B
6 2 (5.13%) Converged Infrastructure
6 2 (5.13%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (5.13%) Demand Management
6 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (5.13%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.13%) Open Source
6 2 (5.13%) Presales
7 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.56%) OpenUP
7 1 (2.56%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) PowerShell
2 12 (30.77%) SQL
3 11 (28.21%) VBScript
4 3 (7.69%) Java
4 3 (7.69%) Perl
5 2 (5.13%) Python
5 2 (5.13%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (33.33%) CCNP
3 12 (30.77%) CCNA
4 11 (28.21%) CCVP
4 11 (28.21%) MCSE
4 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (12.82%) CCSP
6 2 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (5.13%) Degree
6 2 (5.13%) VCDX
7 1 (2.56%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 11 (28.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (79.49%) Active Directory
2 16 (41.03%) Hyper-V
2 16 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (30.77%) KVM
4 11 (28.21%) ISA Server
4 11 (28.21%) Terminal Services
4 11 (28.21%) VMware Workstation
4 11 (28.21%) XenApp
4 11 (28.21%) XenServer
5 8 (20.51%) vSphere
6 6 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (5.13%) Docker
7 2 (5.13%) vCloud
7 2 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (2.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (43.59%) WSUS
2 11 (28.21%) ZABBIX
3 5 (12.82%) Ansible
3 5 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (7.69%) Puppet
5 2 (5.13%) SCVMM
5 2 (5.13%) vRealize
6 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.56%) Cacti
6 1 (2.56%) cPanel
6 1 (2.56%) Nagios
6 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.56%) OpenView
6 1 (2.56%) Plesk
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 19 (48.72%) VMware
3 15 (38.46%) Cisco
4 13 (33.33%) HP
5 11 (28.21%) Citrix
5 11 (28.21%) Dell
5 11 (28.21%) F5
5 11 (28.21%) McAfee
6 10 (25.64%) SAP
7 2 (5.13%) Nimsoft
8 1 (2.56%) Aruba
8 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.56%) NetApp
8 1 (2.56%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.56%) Sophos
8 1 (2.56%) Symantec
Slough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago