Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 55 58
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3 +2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 7 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 1.92% 3.21% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.46% 34.48% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 2
St Albans median annual salary £53,750 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.38% -12.50% +9.09%
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +37.50% -4.76% -1.18%

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 St Albans with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
St Albans
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 52 29 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 14.29% 9.29% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 27
St Albans median annual salary £35,000 £39,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.26% -35.00% +71.43%
10th Percentile £31,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,000 £57,500 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in St Albans

DNS
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for DNS in St Albans

DNS
Salary Histogram in St Albans

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in St Albans over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in St Albans

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 St Albans region with a requirement for DNS.

1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Retail
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) XenApp
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) MCSE
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) Coaching
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) VXLAN
5 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (28.57%) Runbook
5 2 (28.57%) Customer-Centricity

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) BGP
2 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) OSPF
2 2 (28.57%) SNMP
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) VXLAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) IPv4
3 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
2 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
2 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
3 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Coaching
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Customer-Centricity
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Runbook
4 2 (28.57%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (28.57%) CCIE
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) JNCIE
3 2 (28.57%) JNCIP
4 1 (14.29%) MCITP
4 1 (14.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) XenApp
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Google
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) Veeam
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Draytek
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) Ubiquiti
4 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard