Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 71 71
Rank change year-on-year -50 0 +13
Permanent jobs citing DNS 154 269 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.48% 4.01% 3.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.14% 19.45% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 151 223 311
Surrey median annual salary £39,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £70,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +1.19% +16.67%

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 1172 1383 1931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.89% 20.61% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 974 1145 1663
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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
Guildford -10 31 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Staines +21 25 £82,500 +83.33%
Godalming -7 11 £33,500 -33.00%
Redhill +8 9 £70,000 +33.33%
Camberley 0 9 £26,000 -18.75%
Woking +10 8 £55,000 +41.94% 1
Leatherhead +15 5 £26,500 +12.77% 1
Dorking +7 5 £22,500 -2.17%
Egham -51 4 £58,000 -17.14%
Reigate -76 4 £48,750 -4.88%
Epsom +2 3 £30,000 -3.23%
Sunbury-on-Thames -7 1 £33,500 -25.56%
Addlestone - 1 £27,500 - 1
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 17 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 Surrey region with a requirement for DNS.

1 83 (53.90%) Windows
2 79 (51.30%) DHCP
3 73 (47.40%) Microsoft
4 72 (46.75%) Firewall
5 70 (45.45%) Active Directory
6 61 (39.61%) TCP/IP
7 48 (31.17%) VMware
8 47 (30.52%) Linux
9 45 (29.22%) SQL
10 44 (28.57%) SQL Server
11 43 (27.92%) Cisco
12 41 (26.62%) Windows Server 2008
12 41 (26.62%) Windows Server
13 39 (25.32%) VPN
14 38 (24.68%) Microsoft Azure
15 37 (24.03%) Load Balancing
16 36 (23.38%) IaaS
17 35 (22.73%) PaaS
18 34 (22.08%) Amazon AWS
18 34 (22.08%) WAN
19 31 (20.13%) Office 365
20 30 (19.48%) MS Exchange
21 29 (18.83%) PowerShell
21 29 (18.83%) Palo Alto
22 27 (17.53%) Hyper-V
23 26 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
24 25 (16.23%) Windows Server 2012
24 25 (16.23%) Windows 10
25 24 (15.58%) SAN
25 24 (15.58%) Windows 7

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 30 (19.48%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.74%) IIS
2 15 (9.74%) SharePoint
3 11 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (5.19%) Apache
7 6 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2000
9 2 (1.30%) nginx
9 2 (1.30%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.65%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.95%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Postilion
2 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 38 (24.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (23.38%) IaaS
3 35 (22.73%) PaaS
4 34 (22.08%) Amazon AWS
5 31 (20.13%) Office 365
6 14 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
7 13 (8.44%) SaaS
8 4 (2.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (1.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.95%) Amazon Glacier
9 3 (1.95%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.95%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (1.95%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (1.95%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.65%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.65%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 79 (51.30%) DHCP
2 72 (46.75%) Firewall
3 61 (39.61%) TCP/IP
4 39 (25.32%) VPN
5 34 (22.08%) WAN
6 24 (15.58%) SAN
7 23 (14.94%) LAN
8 19 (12.34%) Wireless
9 18 (11.69%) OSPF
10 16 (10.39%) BGP
10 16 (10.39%) MPLS
10 16 (10.39%) VLAN
11 15 (9.74%) VRRP
12 14 (9.09%) SSL
13 12 (7.79%) IPsec
13 12 (7.79%) VoIP
14 11 (7.14%) NAS
15 10 (6.49%) Ethernet
15 10 (6.49%) Unified Communications
15 10 (6.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 22 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
3 19 (12.34%) Azure SQL Database
4 7 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.60%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.95%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.95%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.90%) JIRA
2 5 (3.25%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.30%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (11.69%) Finance
2 4 (2.60%) Financial Institution
2 4 (2.60%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.30%) Banking
3 2 (1.30%) Electronics
3 2 (1.30%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.30%) Marketing
4 1 (0.65%) Advertising
4 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (20.13%) Network Engineer
2 25 (16.23%) Architect
3 22 (14.29%) IT Support
4 19 (12.34%) Azure Architect
4 19 (12.34%) Cloud Architect
5 18 (11.69%) Server Support
6 16 (10.39%) Administrator
7 15 (9.74%) Support Engineer
7 15 (9.74%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (8.44%) Infrastructure Manager
8 13 (8.44%) IT Administrator
8 13 (8.44%) IT Systems Administrator
9 12 (7.79%) Server Administrator
9 12 (7.79%) Systems Support
9 12 (7.79%) Windows Server Support
10 11 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
10 11 (7.14%) Windows Server Administrator
10 11 (7.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
11 10 (6.49%) Analyst
12 9 (5.84%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.29%) .NET
2 10 (6.49%) Web Services
3 6 (3.90%) 802.1X
4 3 (1.95%) YAML
5 2 (1.30%) EJB
5 2 (1.30%) J2EE
5 2 (1.30%) JTAPI
5 2 (1.30%) Middleware
5 2 (1.30%) RFC 2833
5 2 (1.30%) Software Packaging
5 2 (1.30%) TAPI
6 1 (0.65%) LAMP
6 1 (0.65%) Node.js
6 1 (0.65%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.69%) Data Centre
2 14 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.84%) Enterprise Storage
4 9 (5.84%) PKI
5 5 (3.25%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.95%) Clustering
6 3 (1.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (1.95%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.30%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.30%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.30%) NHS
8 1 (0.65%) iPad
8 1 (0.65%) iPhone
8 1 (0.65%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 83 (53.90%) Windows
2 47 (30.52%) Linux
3 41 (26.62%) Windows Server
3 41 (26.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (16.23%) Windows 10
4 25 (16.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (15.58%) Windows 7
6 13 (8.44%) Unix
7 12 (7.79%) Ubuntu
8 11 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (6.49%) CentOS
10 5 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (2.60%) Fedora
12 3 (1.95%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.95%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.30%) Debian
13 2 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.65%) HPUX
14 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.65%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (24.03%) Load Balancing
2 18 (11.69%) Network Management
3 16 (10.39%) ITIL
4 12 (7.79%) DevOps
5 11 (7.14%) Network Design
6 10 (6.49%) Business Continuity
6 10 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (5.84%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (5.84%) Change Management
7 9 (5.84%) Presales
7 9 (5.84%) Project Management
8 8 (5.19%) Adaptive Security
8 8 (5.19%) Information Management
8 8 (5.19%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (5.19%) Operations Management
8 8 (5.19%) Web Filtering
9 7 (4.55%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 7 (4.55%) Mathematics
10 5 (3.25%) Change Control
10 5 (3.25%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 45 (29.22%) SQL
2 29 (18.83%) PowerShell
3 22 (14.29%) Java
4 12 (7.79%) Perl
4 12 (7.79%) Python
5 8 (5.19%) Bash Shell
6 6 (3.90%) C
6 6 (3.90%) PHP
7 5 (3.25%) VBScript
8 3 (1.95%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.30%) C++
9 2 (1.30%) Ruby
9 2 (1.30%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (14.94%) Degree
2 18 (11.69%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (11.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (10.39%) MCSE
4 9 (5.84%) CCNA
5 8 (5.19%) CCNP
6 7 (4.55%) MCSA
7 6 (3.90%) Security Cleared
8 5 (3.25%) MCITP
9 4 (2.60%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.95%) CCDA
10 3 (1.95%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.95%) MCP
10 3 (1.95%) MCTS
11 2 (1.30%) AWS Certification
11 2 (1.30%) CCIE
11 2 (1.30%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.65%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.65%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.09%) SLA
2 4 (2.60%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.30%) PA-DSS
3 2 (1.30%) RMADS
System Software
1 70 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 27 (17.53%) Hyper-V
3 26 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (3.25%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.60%) vSphere
8 2 (1.30%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.30%) pfSense
8 2 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.65%) Docker
9 1 (0.65%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (6.49%) Puppet
2 9 (5.84%) SolarWinds Orion
3 8 (5.19%) Cisco Prime
3 8 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.60%) FortiGate
4 4 (2.60%) SCCM
4 4 (2.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.95%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.95%) vCenter Server
6 2 (1.30%) Ansible
6 2 (1.30%) Nagios
6 2 (1.30%) SCOM
7 1 (0.65%) Cacti
7 1 (0.65%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.65%) Icinga
7 1 (0.65%) logstash
7 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.65%) Netcool
7 1 (0.65%) Opsview
Vendors
1 73 (47.40%) Microsoft
2 48 (31.17%) VMware
3 43 (27.92%) Cisco
4 29 (18.83%) Palo Alto
5 14 (9.09%) Allot
5 14 (9.09%) Extreme Networks
5 14 (9.09%) Mitel
5 14 (9.09%) Trapeze
6 11 (7.14%) SolarWinds
7 10 (6.49%) Juniper
8 9 (5.84%) F5
9 8 (5.19%) Barracuda Networks
10 7 (4.55%) Forcepoint
10 7 (4.55%) Red Hat
11 6 (3.90%) Apple
11 6 (3.90%) Fortinet
11 6 (3.90%) HP
12 5 (3.25%) Atlassian
12 5 (3.25%) Citrix
12 5 (3.25%) Dell