Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 125 67
Rank change year-on-year +52 -58 +8
Permanent jobs citing DNS 192 160 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.80% 2.57% 4.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.92% 13.48% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 170 158 226
Surrey median annual salary £51,000 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -13.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £22,000 £26,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,025 £83,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +1.19%

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 964 1,187 1,381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 19.09% 19.04% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 761 987 1,138
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +4.14%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +59 61 £55,000 +12.82% 3
Redhill +27 21 £31,000 -55.71% 1
Guildford -20 15 £33,750 -3.57% 2
Godalming -8 13 £60,500 +80.60%
Staines -5 10 £74,000 -10.30% 1
Egham +37 5 £52,500 -9.48% 1
Woking +14 4 £34,000 -38.18% 2
Farnham - 4 £21,000 -
Dorking +5 2 £40,000 +77.78% 1
Epsom 0 2 £32,000 +6.67% 1
Camberley -1 2 £19,000 -26.92% 1
Leatherhead -5 2 £35,000 +32.08% 1
Caterham - 2 £50,000 -
Weybridge - 2 £30,000 -
Thames Ditton - 1 £17,500 -
Shepperton - 1 - -
Chertsey - 1 - - 1
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 157 (81.77%) Windows
2 137 (71.35%) Active Directory
3 127 (66.15%) Microsoft
4 125 (65.10%) Windows Server
5 122 (63.54%) DHCP
6 106 (55.21%) Firewall
7 93 (48.44%) Hyper-V
8 87 (45.31%) Office 365
9 85 (44.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 81 (42.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 75 (39.06%) Microsoft Azure
12 72 (37.50%) PowerShell
12 72 (37.50%) PKI
13 70 (36.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 62 (32.29%) SCCM
15 61 (31.77%) VMware
16 59 (30.73%) Windows 10
17 57 (29.69%) Finance
18 55 (28.65%) Agile Software Development
18 55 (28.65%) SCOM
19 53 (27.60%) DevOps
20 52 (27.08%) Scrum
21 46 (23.96%) Load Balancing
22 44 (22.92%) Migration
22 44 (22.92%) TCP/IP
23 42 (21.88%) Network Security
24 40 (20.83%) MS Exchange
25 35 (18.23%) VPN
26 33 (17.19%) SQL Server
26 33 (17.19%) Internet

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 40 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 17 (8.85%) Skype for Business
3 11 (5.73%) IIS
4 8 (4.17%) OpenStack
5 5 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.08%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.56%) IBM Domino
8 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (7.29%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 87 (45.31%) Office 365
2 75 (39.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (15.10%) Dynamics 365
3 29 (15.10%) IaaS
3 29 (15.10%) PaaS
4 24 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (4.69%) SaaS
6 7 (3.65%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (3.65%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (2.60%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.52%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 122 (63.54%) DHCP
2 106 (55.21%) Firewall
3 44 (22.92%) TCP/IP
4 42 (21.88%) Network Security
5 35 (18.23%) VPN
6 33 (17.19%) Internet
6 33 (17.19%) Skype
7 18 (9.38%) LAN
8 17 (8.85%) IPsec
8 17 (8.85%) WAN
9 16 (8.33%) VLAN
10 12 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
10 12 (6.25%) SAN
11 11 (5.73%) Wireless
12 10 (5.21%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (4.69%) HTTP
13 9 (4.69%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (3.65%) BIG-IP
14 7 (3.65%) MPLS
15 6 (3.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.29%) MySQL
3 9 (4.69%) MongoDB
3 9 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (4.69%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.60%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.56%) MS Access
5 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) MSI
General
1 57 (29.69%) Finance
2 13 (6.77%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.08%) Law
4 3 (1.56%) Electronics
4 3 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.56%) Marketing
5 2 (1.04%) Legal
5 2 (1.04%) Retail
6 1 (0.52%) Advertising
6 1 (0.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 65 (33.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 39 (20.31%) Support Engineer
3 23 (11.98%) Exchange Engineer
4 22 (11.46%) Server Engineer
5 21 (10.94%) Windows Engineer
6 18 (9.38%) Azure Engineer
6 18 (9.38%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (7.81%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 15 (7.81%) Windows Server Engineer
8 14 (7.29%) IT Support
9 13 (6.77%) Cloud Engineer
9 13 (6.77%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (6.77%) Consultant
10 12 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
10 12 (6.25%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
11 11 (5.73%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 11 (5.73%) Active Directory Engineer
11 11 (5.73%) Analyst
11 11 (5.73%) Security Engineer
12 10 (5.21%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.69%) MEAN Stack
2 7 (3.65%) Node.js
2 7 (3.65%) REST
3 5 (2.60%) LDAP
3 5 (2.60%) MAPI
4 4 (2.08%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.52%) CGI
5 1 (0.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 72 (37.50%) PKI
2 33 (17.19%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.21%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (4.17%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.60%) Replication
5 5 (2.60%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (2.60%) YubiKey
6 4 (2.08%) NHS
6 4 (2.08%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.56%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.52%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.52%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 157 (81.77%) Windows
2 125 (65.10%) Windows Server
3 85 (44.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 81 (42.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 59 (30.73%) Windows 10
6 32 (16.67%) Linux
7 11 (5.73%) Solaris
8 10 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (5.21%) Windows 7
9 9 (4.69%) CentOS
9 9 (4.69%) Windows XP
10 7 (3.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (3.13%) Unix
12 5 (2.60%) VMS
13 2 (1.04%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.52%) SUSE
14 1 (0.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (36.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 55 (28.65%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (27.60%) DevOps
4 52 (27.08%) Scrum
5 46 (23.96%) Load Balancing
6 44 (22.92%) Migration
7 29 (15.10%) Network Virtualisation
8 28 (14.58%) Systems Engineering
9 20 (10.42%) IT Strategy
10 18 (9.38%) ITIL
11 15 (7.81%) Information Security
12 11 (5.73%) Computer Security
12 11 (5.73%) Software Deployment
13 10 (5.21%) Service Management
14 9 (4.69%) High Availability
14 9 (4.69%) ITIL V3
14 9 (4.69%) Presales
15 8 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
15 8 (4.17%) Project Management
16 7 (3.65%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 20 (10.42%) SQL
3 18 (9.38%) Python
4 11 (5.73%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.08%) C#
6 2 (1.04%) C
6 2 (1.04%) VBScript
7 1 (0.52%) C++
7 1 (0.52%) Java
7 1 (0.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (6.77%) Degree
3 12 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (4.69%) CCNA
4 9 (4.69%) CCNP
4 9 (4.69%) MCSE
4 9 (4.69%) RHCA
5 8 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.13%) DBS Check
7 5 (2.60%) CCA
7 5 (2.60%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.56%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.56%) PMP
10 1 (0.52%) CCDA
10 1 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.52%) MCP
10 1 (0.52%) MCSA
10 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.73%) FISMA
2 7 (3.65%) SLA
3 2 (1.04%) PMO
4 1 (0.52%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.52%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 137 (71.35%) Active Directory
2 93 (48.44%) Hyper-V
3 28 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (5.73%) Docker
5 10 (5.21%) Firmware
6 8 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (3.65%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (3.13%) Terminal Services
9 5 (2.60%) KVM
9 5 (2.60%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (2.60%) XenApp
9 5 (2.60%) XenDesktop
10 4 (2.08%) vSphere
10 4 (2.08%) XenServer
11 2 (1.04%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.52%) pfSense
12 1 (0.52%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 62 (32.29%) SCCM
2 55 (28.65%) SCOM
3 9 (4.69%) WSUS
4 8 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (4.17%) SCSM
4 8 (4.17%) SCVMM
5 7 (3.65%) Ansible
5 7 (3.65%) Kubernetes
5 7 (3.65%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (3.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 6 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (2.60%) EdgeSight
8 3 (1.56%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (1.56%) Perfmon
8 3 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (1.04%) MIMEsweeper
10 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 127 (66.15%) Microsoft
2 61 (31.77%) VMware
3 30 (15.63%) Cisco
4 21 (10.94%) Sophos
5 16 (8.33%) Juniper
5 16 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 15 (7.81%) F5
7 13 (6.77%) Oracle
8 12 (6.25%) Citrix
9 11 (5.73%) Apple
9 11 (5.73%) McAfee
9 11 (5.73%) Red Hat
10 9 (4.69%) Dell
10 9 (4.69%) Sybase
11 8 (4.17%) CommVault
11 8 (4.17%) Dell Compellent
11 8 (4.17%) Symantec
12 7 (3.65%) CheckPoint
12 7 (3.65%) Trend Micro
13 5 (2.60%) NETGEAR