Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 114 77
Rank change year-on-year +34 -37 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 198 155 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.75% 2.66% 3.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.64% 14.53% 18.73%
Number of salaries quoted 175 151 210
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +12.58%
10th Percentile £20,700 £26,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £83,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,008 1,067 1,420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 19.09% 18.29% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 793 894 1,147
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £23,800 £26,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Surrey

DNS
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for DNS in Surrey

DNS
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Surrey over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Surrey

DNS
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate +50 59 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Redhill +27 22 £60,000 -12.73% 1
Godalming -8 19 £30,000 -10.45% 1
Guildford -17 17 £30,000 -15.49% 7
Egham +40 7 £46,750 -22.08% 1
Staines -16 7 £45,000 -45.45% 3
Woking +10 5 £34,000 -39.29% 1
Farnham - 5 £21,000 -
Camberley -8 4 £19,000 -26.92%
Chertsey - 3 £26,000 - 1
Dorking +7 2 £40,000 +77.78% 2
Epsom -3 2 £32,000 +6.67%
Weybridge -12 2 £30,000 -47.83%
Caterham - 2 £50,000 -
Leatherhead -4 1 £35,000 -4.11% 1
Thames Ditton - 1 £17,500 -
Shepperton - 1 - -
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Surrey region with a requirement for DNS.

1 151 (76.26%) Windows
2 148 (74.75%) Active Directory
3 127 (64.14%) Microsoft
4 124 (62.63%) Windows Server
5 122 (61.62%) DHCP
6 102 (51.52%) Firewall
7 93 (46.97%) Hyper-V
8 90 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 83 (41.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 79 (39.90%) Office 365
11 75 (37.88%) Microsoft Azure
12 72 (36.36%) PowerShell
13 71 (35.86%) PKI
14 65 (32.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 61 (30.81%) VMware
16 60 (30.30%) Windows 10
17 57 (28.79%) SCCM
18 53 (26.77%) Agile Software Development
19 52 (26.26%) SCOM
20 51 (25.76%) Network Security
21 50 (25.25%) Finance
22 49 (24.75%) Load Balancing
23 48 (24.24%) Migration
24 47 (23.74%) DevOps
25 46 (23.23%) Scrum
26 40 (20.20%) TCP/IP
27 39 (19.70%) IaaS
27 39 (19.70%) PaaS
28 38 (19.19%) Network Virtualisation
28 38 (19.19%) Dynamics 365

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 34 (17.17%) MS Exchange
2 18 (9.09%) Skype for Business
3 9 (4.55%) IIS
3 9 (4.55%) OpenStack
4 5 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.02%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.01%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 13 (6.57%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 79 (39.90%) Office 365
2 75 (37.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (19.70%) IaaS
3 39 (19.70%) PaaS
4 38 (19.19%) Dynamics 365
5 22 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (2.53%) Mimecast
8 4 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (2.02%) SaaS
9 1 (0.51%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 122 (61.62%) DHCP
2 102 (51.52%) Firewall
3 51 (25.76%) Network Security
4 40 (20.20%) TCP/IP
5 30 (15.15%) VPN
6 29 (14.65%) Skype
7 24 (12.12%) Internet
8 17 (8.59%) IPsec
9 15 (7.58%) VLAN
9 15 (7.58%) WAN
10 14 (7.07%) LAN
11 12 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
12 11 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (5.56%) HTTP
12 11 (5.56%) SAN
13 10 (5.05%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
15 8 (4.04%) NAS
16 7 (3.54%) VoIP
17 6 (3.03%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (19.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.54%) MySQL
3 5 (2.53%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.01%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.01%) MS Access
4 2 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.01%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) MSI
General
1 50 (25.25%) Finance
2 15 (7.58%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.02%) Law
4 3 (1.52%) Electronics
4 3 (1.52%) Local Government
4 3 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.52%) Marketing
5 2 (1.01%) Legal
5 2 (1.01%) Retail
6 1 (0.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 60 (30.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 39 (19.70%) Support Engineer
3 28 (14.14%) Azure Engineer
4 20 (10.10%) Server Engineer
5 18 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
5 18 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
6 17 (8.59%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
7 16 (8.08%) IT Support
8 15 (7.58%) Active Directory Engineer
8 15 (7.58%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 13 (6.57%) Security Engineer
9 13 (6.57%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (6.57%) Windows Server Engineer
10 11 (5.56%) IT Engineer
10 11 (5.56%) Server Support
11 10 (5.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 10 (5.05%) 2nd Line Support
11 10 (5.05%) Analyst
11 10 (5.05%) Network Engineer
12 9 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.53%) AngularJS
1 5 (2.53%) CSS
1 5 (2.53%) CSS3
1 5 (2.53%) HTML
1 5 (2.53%) HTML5
1 5 (2.53%) JSF
1 5 (2.53%) JSP
1 5 (2.53%) LDAP
1 5 (2.53%) MAPI
1 5 (2.53%) PrimeFaces
1 5 (2.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (2.53%) XML
2 4 (2.02%) MSMQ
2 4 (2.02%) Node.js
2 4 (2.02%) REST
3 2 (1.01%) MEAN Stack
4 1 (0.51%) CGI
4 1 (0.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 71 (35.86%) PKI
2 27 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 11 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 11 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (4.55%) Public Cloud
5 6 (3.03%) Replication
6 5 (2.53%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.53%) Private Cloud
6 5 (2.53%) User Experience
6 5 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (2.53%) YubiKey
7 4 (2.02%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.01%) NHS
9 1 (0.51%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.51%) Clustering
9 1 (0.51%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.51%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.51%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 151 (76.26%) Windows
2 124 (62.63%) Windows Server
3 90 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 83 (41.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (30.30%) Windows 10
6 27 (13.64%) Linux
7 11 (5.56%) Solaris
8 8 (4.04%) Windows 7
8 8 (4.04%) Windows XP
9 7 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (3.03%) Unix
11 5 (2.53%) VMS
12 3 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.01%) CentOS
13 2 (1.01%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.51%) SUSE
14 1 (0.51%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (32.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 53 (26.77%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (24.75%) Load Balancing
4 48 (24.24%) Migration
5 47 (23.74%) DevOps
6 46 (23.23%) Scrum
7 38 (19.19%) Network Virtualisation
8 24 (12.12%) IT Strategy
9 15 (7.58%) ITIL
10 14 (7.07%) Information Security
11 13 (6.57%) Server Patching
12 11 (5.56%) Computer Security
12 11 (5.56%) Software Deployment
13 8 (4.04%) Project Management
13 8 (4.04%) Service Management
14 7 (3.54%) Application Virtualisation
14 7 (3.54%) Security Architecture
15 6 (3.03%) Cybersecurity
15 6 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
15 6 (3.03%) Telesales
Programming Languages
1 72 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 26 (13.13%) SQL
3 13 (6.57%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.04%) Python
5 6 (3.03%) Java
6 4 (2.02%) C#
7 3 (1.52%) C
8 2 (1.01%) VBScript
9 1 (0.51%) C++
9 1 (0.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (7.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (6.57%) DBS Check
2 13 (6.57%) Degree
3 10 (5.05%) MCSE
4 9 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (4.04%) CCNA
6 6 (3.03%) CCNP
6 6 (3.03%) Security Cleared
7 5 (2.53%) CCA
7 5 (2.53%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.52%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.52%) PMP
9 2 (1.01%) MCP
9 2 (1.01%) RHCA
10 1 (0.51%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.51%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.51%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.51%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.56%) FISMA
2 4 (2.02%) SLA
3 3 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.01%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.01%) PMO
5 1 (0.51%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.51%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 148 (74.75%) Active Directory
2 93 (46.97%) Hyper-V
3 26 (13.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (4.04%) Docker
5 8 (4.04%) ProxySG
6 7 (3.54%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (2.53%) Firmware
7 5 (2.53%) KVM
7 5 (2.53%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (2.53%) vSphere
7 5 (2.53%) XenApp
7 5 (2.53%) XenDesktop
7 5 (2.53%) XenServer
8 2 (1.01%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.51%) pfSense
9 1 (0.51%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 57 (28.79%) SCCM
2 52 (26.26%) SCOM
3 9 (4.55%) Failover Clustering
3 9 (4.55%) SCSM
3 9 (4.55%) SCVMM
4 8 (4.04%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (3.54%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (3.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 6 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (2.53%) EdgeSight
8 4 (2.02%) Ansible
8 4 (2.02%) Kubernetes
9 3 (1.52%) WSUS
10 2 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.51%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.51%) Perfmon
11 1 (0.51%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 127 (64.14%) Microsoft
2 61 (30.81%) VMware
3 30 (15.15%) Cisco
4 22 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 21 (10.61%) Sophos
6 17 (8.59%) Apple
7 16 (8.08%) Juniper
8 12 (6.06%) F5
9 10 (5.05%) McAfee
10 9 (4.55%) Citrix
10 9 (4.55%) Dell
11 8 (4.04%) CommVault
11 8 (4.04%) Dell Compellent
11 8 (4.04%) Symantec
12 7 (3.54%) CheckPoint
12 7 (3.54%) Trend Micro
13 6 (3.03%) Oracle
14 5 (2.53%) Ivanti
14 5 (2.53%) NETGEAR
14 5 (2.53%) Palo Alto