Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 40 65
Rank change year-on-year -19 +25 -2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 7 31 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.40% 4.90% 2.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.30% 18.45% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 29 28
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -13.04% +27.78%
10th Percentile £29,450 £27,500 £31,775
90th Percentile £45,850 £80,500 £71,625
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +18.75%

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 132 168 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 26.40% 26.54% 24.94%
Number of salaries quoted 111 147 268
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +5.00% +6.95%
10th Percentile £28,250 £24,700 £30,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £75,000 £92,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%

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 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (42.86%) SCCM
5 3 (42.86%) Polycom
5 3 (42.86%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Office 365
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 3 (42.86%) Citrix
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
6 2 (28.57%) Forcepoint
6 2 (28.57%) Symantec
6 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (28.57%) Back Office
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) VLAN
6 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (28.57%) Apple
6 2 (28.57%) SLA

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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
5 1 (14.29%) BGP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) FTP
5 1 (14.29%) H.323
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) OSPF
5 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) Telepresence
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (28.57%) Back Office
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Secure Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Platform Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
7 1 (14.29%) Debian
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
1 2 (28.57%) SIEM
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) OpenUP
2 1 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) VCP6
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) XenApp
2 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
3 1 (14.29%) KVM
3 1 (14.29%) vCloud
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (14.29%) VMware NSX
3 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (28.57%) vCenter Server
3 1 (14.29%) Ansible
3 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 1 (14.29%) cPanel
3 1 (14.29%) Nagios
3 1 (14.29%) OSSEC
3 1 (14.29%) Plesk
3 1 (14.29%) PowerCLI
3 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Polycom
4 2 (28.57%) Apple
4 2 (28.57%) Canon
4 2 (28.57%) Forcepoint
4 2 (28.57%) MobileIron
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) Veeam
5 1 (14.29%) 3Com
5 1 (14.29%) AlienVault
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
5 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (14.29%) Sophos