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

Domain Name System (DNS)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 67 79
Rank change year-on-year +9 +12  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 15 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.36% 2.58% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.63% 11.73% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 11
Median salary £38,000 £41,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.43% -17.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £53,500
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 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 96 179 211
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 15.12% 22.02% 22.19%
Number of salaries quoted 92 164 136
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Southampton

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 Southampton region with a requirement for DNS.

1 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) Office 365
3 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
4 13 (52.00%) Firewall
4 13 (52.00%) DHCP
5 12 (48.00%) Windows 10
5 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
6 11 (44.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (40.00%) VMware
8 9 (36.00%) VPN
8 9 (36.00%) LAN
8 9 (36.00%) VoIP
8 9 (36.00%) WAN
8 9 (36.00%) Linux
9 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
9 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (32.00%) Data Protection
10 7 (28.00%) Security Management
10 7 (28.00%) Internet
11 6 (24.00%) CA
11 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
11 6 (24.00%) Python
11 6 (24.00%) C
11 6 (24.00%) C++
12 5 (20.00%) Cisco
12 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
12 5 (20.00%) Degree
12 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis

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 (32.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) Drupal
3 3 (12.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (72.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) DHCP
1 13 (52.00%) Firewall
2 9 (36.00%) LAN
2 9 (36.00%) VoIP
2 9 (36.00%) VPN
2 9 (36.00%) WAN
3 7 (28.00%) Internet
4 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (16.00%) LDAP
5 4 (16.00%) SSL
6 2 (8.00%) VLAN
7 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
1 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.00%) Subversion
1 4 (16.00%) Trac
General
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
2 4 (16.00%) Electronics
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Administrator
1 7 (28.00%) IT Engineer
1 7 (28.00%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Field Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Field Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows 10
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (36.00%) Linux
5 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (16.00%) Android
6 4 (16.00%) Ubuntu
6 4 (16.00%) VMS
7 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
9 1 (4.00%) AIX
9 1 (4.00%) Mac OS
9 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (32.00%) Data Protection
3 7 (28.00%) Security Management
4 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.00%) CRM
5 4 (16.00%) DevOps
5 4 (16.00%) Information Security
5 4 (16.00%) Kanban
5 4 (16.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (16.00%) Scrum
5 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
7 2 (8.00%) Identity Management
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL
8 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
8 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) C
1 6 (24.00%) C++
1 6 (24.00%) Python
2 4 (16.00%) Perl
2 4 (16.00%) PHP
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) CCNA
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.00%) MCSA
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.00%) NDS
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) FreeIPA
1 4 (16.00%) Nagios
1 4 (16.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) VMware
3 6 (24.00%) CA
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.00%) Citrix
5 4 (16.00%) Infor
5 4 (16.00%) Mitel
5 4 (16.00%) SonicWALL
6 2 (8.00%) Dell
7 1 (4.00%) Apple
7 1 (4.00%) CyberArk
7 1 (4.00%) Google
7 1 (4.00%) Infoblox
7 1 (4.00%) Novell
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