Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 69 87
Rank change year-on-year -22 +18 -23
Permanent jobs citing DNS 28 45 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.91% 3.33% 2.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.67% 14.06% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 28 42 30
Southampton median annual salary £32,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% -6.67% +17.19%
10th Percentile £25,875 £27,050 £21,375
90th Percentile £44,500 £51,250 £47,500
Hampshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -10.71% +20.00%

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 Southampton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 240 320 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 16.35% 23.65% 24.80%
Number of salaries quoted 211 296 297
Southampton median annual salary £39,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.06% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,750 £22,875
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,125 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% -1.19% +2.44%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing DNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 22 (78.57%) DHCP
2 21 (75.00%) VMware
3 18 (64.29%) Firewall
4 17 (60.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (46.43%) Windows
6 12 (42.86%) Wireless
7 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
7 10 (35.71%) ITIL
7 10 (35.71%) Cisco
7 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
8 9 (32.14%) Cisco Wireless
8 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
8 9 (32.14%) Palo Alto
8 9 (32.14%) F5
8 9 (32.14%) Cisco ISE
8 9 (32.14%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (32.14%) Extreme Networks
8 9 (32.14%) SNMP
8 9 (32.14%) HP
8 9 (32.14%) Cisco Prime
8 9 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (32.14%) CCNA
8 9 (32.14%) Juniper
8 9 (32.14%) Nagios
8 9 (32.14%) SolarWinds
8 9 (32.14%) Infoblox
9 8 (28.57%) Linux
10 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 6 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008

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 4 (14.29%) nginx
2 3 (10.71%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.57%) IaaS
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
1 1 (3.57%) OneDrive
1 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) DHCP
2 18 (64.29%) Firewall
3 12 (42.86%) Wireless
4 9 (32.14%) Cisco ISE
4 9 (32.14%) Cisco Wireless
4 9 (32.14%) SNMP
5 5 (17.86%) LAN
5 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
5 5 (17.86%) WAN
6 4 (14.29%) SMTP
6 4 (14.29%) SSH
6 4 (14.29%) VoIP
7 3 (10.71%) FTP
7 3 (10.71%) Telnet
7 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (7.14%) Network Security
8 2 (7.14%) SAN
8 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications
8 2 (7.14%) VPN
9 1 (3.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) Couchbase
3 1 (3.57%) Ingres
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (10.71%) French Language
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Project Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Project Support Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (10.71%) LAMP
3 1 (3.57%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) Laravel
3 1 (3.57%) Node.js
3 1 (3.57%) REST
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
3 8 (28.57%) Linux
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.29%) Unix
6 3 (10.71%) CentOS
6 3 (10.71%) Fedora
6 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
6 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
7 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL
2 9 (32.14%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 4 (14.29%) Service Management
5 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.57%) DevOps
7 1 (3.57%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.57%) Identity Management
7 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.57%) Mobile Development
7 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (3.57%) Network Management
7 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.57%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) PHP
2 3 (10.71%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.14%) Perl
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) CCNA
1 9 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (10.71%) RHCE
3 3 (10.71%) RHCSA
4 1 (3.57%) MCITP
4 1 (3.57%) MCSA
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.71%) Postfix
3 3 (10.71%) Sendmail
3 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Cisco Prime
1 9 (32.14%) Nagios
2 2 (7.14%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.57%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) VMware
2 10 (35.71%) Cisco
3 9 (32.14%) Extreme Networks
3 9 (32.14%) F5
3 9 (32.14%) HP
3 9 (32.14%) Infoblox
3 9 (32.14%) Juniper
3 9 (32.14%) Palo Alto
3 9 (32.14%) SolarWinds
4 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 5 (17.86%) Citrix
5 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
6 4 (14.29%) Sophos
7 3 (10.71%) EMC
7 3 (10.71%) Hitachi
7 3 (10.71%) Isilon
8 1 (3.57%) Actian
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle
8 1 (3.57%) Splunk
8 1 (3.57%) Talend