Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 40 62
Rank change year-on-year -14 +22 +17
Permanent jobs citing DNS 14 38 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.71% 5.33% 3.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.05% 20.21% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 36 24
Slough median annual salary £31,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £22,000 £33,750 £34,400
90th Percentile £40,375 £57,500 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 174 188 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 33.66% 26.37% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 144 174 218
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.51% -7.50% +7.53%
10th Percentile £27,675 £29,000 £30,525
90th Percentile £56,750 £68,750 £92,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -4.04% +9.39%

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 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Slough

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) DHCP
3 10 (71.43%) Apple
4 9 (64.29%) Windows
4 9 (64.29%) Linux
4 9 (64.29%) VMware
4 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (57.14%) Polycom
5 8 (57.14%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco
5 8 (57.14%) Firewall
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (35.71%) XenApp
7 5 (35.71%) XenDesktop
7 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
7 5 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (35.71%) Office 365
7 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
7 5 (35.71%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (35.71%) Driving Licence
7 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
7 5 (35.71%) DBS Check
7 5 (35.71%) Back Office
7 5 (35.71%) Finance
7 5 (35.71%) Forcepoint
7 5 (35.71%) VLAN

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) DHCP
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 5 (35.71%) VLAN
3 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) BGP
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (21.43%) H.323
4 3 (21.43%) OSPF
4 3 (21.43%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (35.71%) Back Office
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Network Operations Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) NOC Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Secure Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Driving Licence
3 3 (21.43%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
1 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (21.43%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (21.43%) Network Design
2 3 (21.43%) Proactive Monitoring
2 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (21.43%) SIEM
3 1 (7.14%) OpenUP
3 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) DBS Check
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) VCP6
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (35.71%) XenApp
3 5 (35.71%) XenDesktop
4 4 (28.57%) vSphere
5 1 (7.14%) vCloud
5 1 (7.14%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (28.57%) vCenter Server
3 3 (21.43%) OSSEC
4 1 (7.14%) PowerCLI
4 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Apple
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco
4 8 (57.14%) Polycom
5 5 (35.71%) Citrix
5 5 (35.71%) Forcepoint
5 5 (35.71%) Symantec
6 3 (21.43%) AlienVault
6 3 (21.43%) Canon
6 3 (21.43%) MobileIron
6 3 (21.43%) Sophos
7 1 (7.14%) Veeam