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

Domain Name System (DNS)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 56 48
Rank change year-on-year +33 -8  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 18 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 5.41% 1.75% 2.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.45% 8.53% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 8
Median salary £50,000 £34,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.05% -26.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £51,300
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% +2.73%  

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 88 129 129
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 26.43% 20.51% 22.24%
Number of salaries quoted 77 106 109
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £62,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 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 Slough region with a requirement for DNS.

1 24 (82.76%) Active Directory
2 20 (68.97%) PowerShell
3 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (62.07%) Windows
4 17 (58.62%) Firewall
4 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
5 15 (51.72%) PCI DSS
6 14 (48.28%) Linux
6 14 (48.28%) High Availability
7 12 (41.38%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (41.38%) vSphere
8 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
8 11 (37.93%) DHCP
9 10 (34.48%) SMTP
9 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
9 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
9 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (34.48%) Ansible
10 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (31.03%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (31.03%) Network Security
10 9 (31.03%) VMware
10 9 (31.03%) SAN
10 9 (31.03%) Back Office
11 8 (27.59%) ISA Server
11 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification

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 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
2 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (17.24%) OpenStack
5 2 (6.90%) Apache
5 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.45%) CMS
6 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.45%) JBoss
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (20.69%) IBM Cloud
3 6 (20.69%) SoftLayer
4 4 (13.79%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (10.34%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (10.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (6.90%) IaaS
6 2 (6.90%) SaaS
7 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) Firewall
2 11 (37.93%) DHCP
3 10 (34.48%) SMTP
4 9 (31.03%) Network Security
4 9 (31.03%) SAN
5 8 (27.59%) NAS
5 8 (27.59%) SNMP
5 8 (27.59%) VoIP
6 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
7 5 (17.24%) VSAN
8 4 (13.79%) VPN
9 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (3.45%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (3.45%) LAN
10 1 (3.45%) MPLS
10 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (3.45%) Skype
10 1 (3.45%) Software-Defined Networking
10 1 (3.45%) VLAN
10 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) WinDbg
2 6 (20.69%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (31.03%) Back Office
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Publishing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Architect
1 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Automation Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Linux Support
3 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Linux Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Principal Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Support
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) VoIP Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Operations Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Operations Team Leader
6 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.45%) AWS Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Azure Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (17.24%) FlexPod
2 5 (17.24%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) iPad
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
1 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
4 14 (48.28%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) High Availability
2 8 (27.59%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (24.14%) Customer Requirements
3 7 (24.14%) Demand Management
3 7 (24.14%) DevOps
4 6 (20.69%) Converged Infrastructure
4 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 6 (20.69%) ITIL
5 5 (17.24%) Presales
6 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
6 4 (13.79%) Open Source
7 3 (10.34%) B2B
8 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
9 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
9 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
9 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
9 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) PowerShell
2 8 (27.59%) VBScript
3 7 (24.14%) Java
4 6 (20.69%) Perl
4 6 (20.69%) Python
4 6 (20.69%) Ruby
5 2 (6.90%) SQL
6 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (27.59%) CCNP
2 8 (27.59%) CCVP
2 8 (27.59%) MCSE
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (17.24%) VCDX
4 2 (6.90%) CCSP
5 1 (3.45%) CCIE
5 1 (3.45%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (51.72%) PCI DSS
2 8 (27.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (17.24%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (82.76%) Active Directory
2 12 (41.38%) vSphere
3 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
3 8 (27.59%) ISA Server
4 6 (20.69%) vCloud
4 6 (20.69%) VMware ESX
5 5 (17.24%) Docker
5 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (3.45%) KVM
6 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (3.45%) XenApp
6 1 (3.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Ansible
2 9 (31.03%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (24.14%) WSUS
4 6 (20.69%) Puppet
4 6 (20.69%) vRealize
5 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) VMware
3 8 (27.59%) Dell
3 8 (27.59%) HP
4 7 (24.14%) Cisco
5 6 (20.69%) Nimsoft
6 3 (10.34%) NetApp
7 1 (3.45%) Citrix
7 1 (3.45%) F5
7 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.45%) SAP
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago