The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 53 56
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 15 28 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.66% 3.83% 3.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.27% 20.74% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 14
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £29,000 £19,550
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £41,500 £64,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,250 £37,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +0.67% +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 Southampton with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 74 135 228
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 13.14% 18.47% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 62 128 161
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £35,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

DNS
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for DNS in Southampton

DNS
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Southampton over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 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 Southampton region with a requirement for DNS.

1 24 (77.42%) Windows
2 21 (67.74%) DHCP
2 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
3 18 (58.06%) Office 365
4 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
5 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
6 13 (41.94%) Windows 10
6 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (41.94%) Firewall
6 13 (41.94%) VMware
7 12 (38.71%) Linux
8 11 (35.48%) LAN
9 10 (32.26%) Cisco
10 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (29.03%) CA
10 9 (29.03%) WAN
10 9 (29.03%) MCSA
11 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
11 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
11 8 (25.81%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (22.58%) Information Security
12 7 (22.58%) Data Protection
12 7 (22.58%) VoIP
12 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (22.58%) CCNA
13 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
13 6 (19.35%) ITIL
13 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (16.13%) Identity Management

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (12.90%) Skype for Business
4 3 (9.68%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (6.45%) Apache
5 2 (6.45%) Drupal
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.45%) nginx
6 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (58.06%) Office 365
2 4 (12.90%) G Suite
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.23%) IaaS
4 1 (3.23%) OneDrive
4 1 (3.23%) PaaS
4 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (67.74%) DHCP
2 13 (41.94%) Firewall
3 11 (35.48%) LAN
4 9 (29.03%) WAN
5 7 (22.58%) VoIP
6 5 (16.13%) Internet
7 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
7 4 (12.90%) VLAN
8 3 (9.68%) SSH
8 3 (9.68%) VPN
9 2 (6.45%) FTP
9 2 (6.45%) LDAP
9 2 (6.45%) NAS
9 2 (6.45%) SAN
9 2 (6.45%) SMTP
9 2 (6.45%) SSL
9 2 (6.45%) Telnet
10 1 (3.23%) Skype
10 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) Couchbase
2 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.45%) Ingres
3 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.45%) Subversion
1 2 (6.45%) Trac
General
1 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Electronics
2 2 (6.45%) French Language
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) IT Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Administrator
5 5 (16.13%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (16.13%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support
6 3 (9.68%) IT Support
6 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support Technician
7 2 (6.45%) Desktop Technician
7 2 (6.45%) Field Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Field Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) LAMP
1 2 (6.45%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (3.23%) COM
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) Laravel
2 1 (3.23%) REST
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (9.68%) PKI
2 2 (6.45%) BYOD
2 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Fat Client
2 2 (6.45%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
3 13 (41.94%) Windows 10
3 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (38.71%) Linux
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (16.13%) Unix
7 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
8 3 (9.68%) AIX
8 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (6.45%) Android
9 2 (6.45%) CentOS
9 2 (6.45%) Fedora
9 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
9 2 (6.45%) VMS
9 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
9 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
10 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (22.58%) Data Protection
2 7 (22.58%) Information Security
3 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (19.35%) ITIL
4 5 (16.13%) Identity Management
4 5 (16.13%) Security Management
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps
6 2 (6.45%) Disk Encryption
6 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.45%) Kanban
6 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (6.45%) Scrum
6 2 (6.45%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.45%) Time Management
7 1 (3.23%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) PHP
2 4 (12.90%) C
2 4 (12.90%) C++
2 4 (12.90%) Python
3 2 (6.45%) Perl
3 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) MCSA
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (22.58%) CCNA
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
4 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.45%) Degree
5 2 (6.45%) MCITP
5 2 (6.45%) RHCE
5 2 (6.45%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.45%) Postfix
4 2 (6.45%) ProxySG
4 2 (6.45%) Sendmail
4 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
4 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.23%) NDS
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) FreeIPA
1 2 (6.45%) Nagios
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 13 (41.94%) VMware
3 10 (32.26%) Cisco
4 9 (29.03%) CA
5 5 (16.13%) Citrix
6 4 (12.90%) Google
7 3 (9.68%) Oracle
8 2 (6.45%) Actian
8 2 (6.45%) Blue Coat
8 2 (6.45%) Cloudera
8 2 (6.45%) Dell
8 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
8 2 (6.45%) Veeam
9 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
9 1 (3.23%) Apple
9 1 (3.23%) CyberArk
9 1 (3.23%) EMC
9 1 (3.23%) Infoblox
9 1 (3.23%) NetApp
9 1 (3.23%) Novell
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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