The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 82 78
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 504 619 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.43% 3.40% 3.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.13% 16.95% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 433 512 656
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £57,500 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +1.36% -  

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 the South East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2780 3652 4540
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 18.91% 20.04% 21.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2232 2977 3545
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

DNS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for DNS in the South East

DNS
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in the South East over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in the South East

DNS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +5 129 £45,000 - 12
Hampshire +13 108 £42,500 +13.33% 10
Surrey -5 88 £42,500 - 6
Oxfordshire +27 73 £43,750 +53.50% 11
West Sussex -5 35 £42,500 -8.10% 3
Buckinghamshire +2 26 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Kent -13 19 £22,500 -22.41% 1
East Sussex -15 18 £35,000 -14.63%
Middlesex +8 7 £37,500 +39.17%
M4 Corridor - 4 - -
DNS
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region with a requirement for DNS.

1 656 (65.73%) Windows
2 553 (55.41%) DHCP
3 538 (53.91%) Active Directory
4 399 (39.98%) Microsoft
5 393 (39.38%) Windows Server
6 383 (38.38%) VMware
7 349 (34.97%) Linux
8 334 (33.47%) TCP/IP
9 321 (32.16%) Firewall
10 298 (29.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 273 (27.35%) Cisco
12 255 (25.55%) VMware Infrastructure
13 244 (24.45%) Windows Server 2008
14 230 (23.05%) WAN
15 221 (22.14%) LAN
16 216 (21.64%) Office 365
17 199 (19.94%) Hyper-V
18 190 (19.04%) MS Exchange
19 186 (18.64%) Amazon AWS
20 181 (18.14%) Microsoft Azure
21 175 (17.54%) VPN
22 172 (17.23%) Cisco Certification
22 172 (17.23%) SQL
23 153 (15.33%) SQL Server
24 150 (15.03%) ITIL
25 145 (14.53%) PowerShell
26 141 (14.13%) SAN
27 138 (13.83%) Python
28 117 (11.72%) Perl
29 114 (11.42%) VLAN

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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
1 190 (19.04%) MS Exchange
2 76 (7.62%) Skype for Business
3 75 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 71 (7.11%) IIS
5 69 (6.91%) SharePoint
6 61 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 59 (5.91%) Apache
8 47 (4.71%) Tomcat
9 35 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
10 23 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
11 17 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
12 16 (1.60%) JBoss
13 11 (1.10%) SAS
13 11 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
14 9 (0.90%) WebSphere
15 7 (0.70%) IBM Notes
15 7 (0.70%) nginx
15 7 (0.70%) OpenStack
16 6 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
16 6 (0.60%) WebLogic
Applications
1 79 (7.92%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.10%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 12 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.30%) Magento
6 2 (0.20%) iTrent
6 2 (0.20%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 216 (21.64%) Office 365
2 186 (18.64%) Amazon AWS
3 181 (18.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 79 (7.92%) IaaS
4 79 (7.92%) PaaS
5 66 (6.61%) SaaS
6 29 (2.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 22 (2.20%) Amazon S3
8 19 (1.90%) Amazon ELB
9 17 (1.70%) Amazon SQS
9 17 (1.70%) AWS CloudFormation
10 11 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.60%) OpenShift
13 5 (0.50%) G Suite
13 5 (0.50%) iPaaS
14 4 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
15 3 (0.30%) OneDrive
16 2 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 553 (55.41%) DHCP
2 334 (33.47%) TCP/IP
3 321 (32.16%) Firewall
4 230 (23.05%) WAN
5 221 (22.14%) LAN
6 175 (17.54%) VPN
7 141 (14.13%) SAN
8 114 (11.42%) VLAN
9 112 (11.22%) BGP
10 108 (10.82%) Internet
11 102 (10.22%) Network Security
12 98 (9.82%) HTTP
13 94 (9.42%) VoIP
14 93 (9.32%) MPLS
15 83 (8.32%) Wireless
16 75 (7.52%) LDAP
16 75 (7.52%) OSPF
17 67 (6.71%) Cisco ASA
18 65 (6.51%) SSL
19 62 (6.21%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (15.33%) SQL Server
2 69 (6.91%) MySQL
3 51 (5.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 40 (4.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 34 (3.41%) Relational Database
6 29 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (2.30%) NoSQL
8 13 (1.30%) MongoDB
8 13 (1.30%) Redis
9 12 (1.20%) Oracle Database
9 12 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (0.80%) SQLite
13 7 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
15 5 (0.50%) DB2
16 4 (0.40%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 28 (2.81%) Git (software)
2 25 (2.51%) Vagrant
3 23 (2.30%) WinDbg
4 20 (2.00%) Visual Studio
5 18 (1.80%) JIRA
6 12 (1.20%) IDA Disassembler
6 12 (1.20%) OllyDbg
6 12 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (1.00%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 4 (0.40%) Burp Suite
8 4 (0.40%) Subversion
9 3 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.20%) Bower
10 2 (0.20%) gulp
10 2 (0.20%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.20%) Trac
10 2 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.10%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.10%) StarTeam
General
1 69 (6.91%) Finance
2 24 (2.40%) Back Office
2 24 (2.40%) Telecoms
3 22 (2.20%) Marketing
4 14 (1.40%) Automotive
4 14 (1.40%) Legal
5 13 (1.30%) Electronics
5 13 (1.30%) French Language
6 12 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.10%) Retail
8 8 (0.80%) Spanish Language
9 7 (0.70%) German Language
10 4 (0.40%) Banking
10 4 (0.40%) Portuguese Language
11 3 (0.30%) Dutch Language
11 3 (0.30%) Polish Language
11 3 (0.30%) Publishing
12 2 (0.20%) Games
12 2 (0.20%) Law
13 1 (0.10%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 156 (15.63%) Network Engineer
2 154 (15.43%) Support Engineer
3 130 (13.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 122 (12.22%) Analyst
5 100 (10.02%) Administrator
6 89 (8.92%) IT Support
7 88 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
8 79 (7.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 76 (7.62%) IT Engineer
10 75 (7.52%) Support Analyst
11 68 (6.81%) Cloud Engineer
12 65 (6.51%) Systems Engineer
13 56 (5.61%) 2nd Line Support
13 56 (5.61%) Linux Administrator
14 53 (5.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 49 (4.91%) IT Support Engineer
16 48 (4.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 48 (4.81%) 3rd Line Support
17 44 (4.41%) Linux Engineer
18 42 (4.21%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (7.01%) HTML
2 66 (6.61%) .NET
3 54 (5.41%) Web Services
4 41 (4.11%) CSS
5 38 (3.81%) ASP.NET
6 28 (2.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (2.00%) LAMP
8 16 (1.60%) jQuery
8 16 (1.60%) Regular Expression
9 14 (1.40%) 802.1X
10 10 (1.00%) iOS SDK
10 10 (1.00%) Java EE
10 10 (1.00%) Middleware
10 10 (1.00%) Silverlight
11 9 (0.90%) LAPP Stack
11 9 (0.90%) REST
12 8 (0.80%) XML
13 5 (0.50%) JSON
13 5 (0.50%) WebSphere MQ
13 5 (0.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 98 (9.82%) Data Centre
2 65 (6.51%) Computer Science
3 49 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (4.91%) PKI
4 34 (3.41%) Clustering
5 30 (3.01%) Driving Licence
6 27 (2.71%) Management Information System
7 25 (2.51%) Greenfield Project
8 19 (1.90%) Linux Command Line
9 18 (1.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 15 (1.50%) Public Cloud
11 14 (1.40%) BYOD
11 14 (1.40%) Private Cloud
12 12 (1.20%) Cyber Attack
13 11 (1.10%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 11 (1.10%) Mobile App
14 10 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
14 10 (1.00%) FlexPod
15 9 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (0.90%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 656 (65.73%) Windows
2 393 (39.38%) Windows Server
3 349 (34.97%) Linux
4 298 (29.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 244 (24.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 95 (9.52%) Unix
7 89 (8.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 87 (8.72%) Windows 7
9 79 (7.92%) Windows 10
10 60 (6.01%) CentOS
11 52 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 46 (4.61%) Ubuntu
13 41 (4.11%) Windows 8
14 37 (3.71%) Debian
15 32 (3.21%) Mac OS X
16 29 (2.91%) Apple iOS
17 26 (2.61%) Windows XP
18 11 (1.10%) Android
19 10 (1.00%) AIX
19 10 (1.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (15.03%) ITIL
2 95 (9.52%) DevOps
3 93 (9.32%) Load Balancing
4 80 (8.02%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (6.61%) High Availability
5 66 (6.61%) Problem Management
6 61 (6.11%) Kalman Filter
7 56 (5.61%) Identity Management
8 55 (5.51%) Project Management
9 51 (5.11%) Migration
10 42 (4.21%) Configuration Management
10 42 (4.21%) Disaster Recovery
11 40 (4.01%) Patch Management
12 38 (3.81%) MVC
13 37 (3.71%) Mentoring
13 37 (3.71%) Network Design
14 36 (3.61%) Root Cause Analysis
15 31 (3.11%) Presales
16 30 (3.01%) Open Source
17 29 (2.91%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 172 (17.23%) SQL
2 145 (14.53%) PowerShell
3 138 (13.83%) Python
4 117 (11.72%) Perl
5 69 (6.91%) Bash Shell
5 69 (6.91%) JavaScript
6 68 (6.81%) Java
7 54 (5.41%) PHP
8 43 (4.31%) C#
9 37 (3.71%) Ruby
10 22 (2.20%) C
11 21 (2.10%) C++
12 16 (1.60%) VBScript
13 14 (1.40%) VB.NET
14 11 (1.10%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.70%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.40%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.20%) Scala
18 1 (0.10%) C-shell
18 1 (0.10%) Go
Qualifications
1 172 (17.23%) Cisco Certification
2 111 (11.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 102 (10.22%) CCNA
4 97 (9.72%) Degree
5 91 (9.12%) CCNP
6 72 (7.21%) MCSE
7 60 (6.01%) Security Cleared
8 49 (4.91%) MCSA
9 43 (4.31%) SC Cleared
10 37 (3.71%) MCP
11 23 (2.30%) JNCIP
12 20 (2.00%) CCIE
13 19 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (1.50%) CCDP
15 13 (1.30%) MCDST
16 11 (1.10%) CCVP
16 11 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
16 11 (1.10%) DV Cleared
17 9 (0.90%) JNCIS
17 9 (0.90%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (4.21%) SLA
2 27 (2.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (2.51%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.40%) COBIT
5 3 (0.30%) FISMA
5 3 (0.30%) GxP
5 3 (0.30%) PMO
5 3 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 538 (53.91%) Active Directory
2 255 (25.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 199 (19.94%) Hyper-V
4 83 (8.32%) VMware ESXi
5 60 (6.01%) XenApp
6 49 (4.91%) vSphere
7 33 (3.31%) Docker
7 33 (3.31%) KVM
8 31 (3.11%) Terminal Services
9 25 (2.51%) XenServer
10 23 (2.30%) XenDesktop
11 21 (2.10%) VMware Workstation
12 19 (1.90%) NFS
13 15 (1.50%) ISA Server
14 11 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
15 10 (1.00%) Virtual Servers
16 8 (0.80%) DFS Replication
16 8 (0.80%) iptables
16 8 (0.80%) LXC
16 8 (0.80%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 112 (11.22%) SCCM
2 74 (7.41%) Puppet
3 72 (7.21%) SCOM
4 48 (4.81%) WSUS
5 37 (3.71%) Backup Exec
6 36 (3.61%) Ansible
7 33 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
8 32 (3.21%) Nagios
9 29 (2.91%) vCenter Server
10 21 (2.10%) ZABBIX
11 20 (2.00%) NetBackup
12 16 (1.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 15 (1.50%) Norton AntiVirus
14 13 (1.30%) SELinux
15 12 (1.20%) Red Hat Satellite
16 11 (1.10%) EdgeSight
16 11 (1.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
17 10 (1.00%) Cacti
17 10 (1.00%) SolarWinds Orion
18 9 (0.90%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 399 (39.98%) Microsoft
2 383 (38.38%) VMware
3 273 (27.35%) Cisco
4 112 (11.22%) Juniper
5 87 (8.72%) Citrix
6 85 (8.52%) Red Hat
7 77 (7.72%) HP
8 63 (6.31%) Palo Alto
9 58 (5.81%) Dell
10 46 (4.61%) Oracle
10 46 (4.61%) Veeam
11 42 (4.21%) NetApp
12 40 (4.01%) CheckPoint
13 39 (3.91%) F5
14 35 (3.51%) Apple
15 34 (3.41%) EMC
16 29 (2.91%) SolarWinds
17 27 (2.71%) Extreme Networks
18 25 (2.51%) CA
18 25 (2.51%) Symantec
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 35k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £28000. per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits + Flexi Time + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum benefits and technical training
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lightfoot Solutions Group Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Saga Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum GBP 26K +Extensive benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum & Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
Treloars
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Empiric
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + 7.5%
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JobHoller
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, pension, holidays
Posted: 13 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£80,000 to £90,000 plus 15% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JobHoller
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum plus benefits and incentives
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: £15000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 18 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,500 per annum Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago