Period
to 17 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 120 81
Rank change year-on-year +41 -39 -6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 166 152 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.64% 2.53% 3.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.53% 13.26% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 151 147 193
Surrey median annual salary £48,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.94% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,300 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £69,500 £63,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% -

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 896 1,146 1,241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 19.62% 19.11% 20.84%
Number of salaries quoted 709 953 1,042
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £63,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +0.56%

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +29 56 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Staines +11 14 £74,000 -10.30%
Redhill +8 14 £31,000 -52.31% 1
Guildford -9 11 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Leatherhead +10 10 £35,000 +16.67% 2
Egham +32 6 £60,000 +3.45%
Godalming -1 6 £57,750 -11.15%
Woking +24 5 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Farnham +8 2 £24,250 - 1
Dorking +7 2 £40,000 +86.05%
Caterham - 2 £50,000 - 1
Epsom +12 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Chertsey - 1 - -
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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.

1 129 (77.71%) Windows
2 112 (67.47%) Microsoft
3 108 (65.06%) Active Directory
4 107 (64.46%) DHCP
5 102 (61.45%) Windows Server
6 98 (59.04%) Firewall
7 91 (54.82%) Office 365
8 77 (46.39%) Hyper-V
8 77 (46.39%) Microsoft Azure
9 75 (45.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 69 (41.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 66 (39.76%) PowerShell
12 60 (36.14%) Windows 10
13 59 (35.54%) PKI
14 58 (34.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 57 (34.34%) Finance
16 56 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
17 53 (31.93%) SCCM
18 50 (30.12%) SCOM
18 50 (30.12%) Scrum
19 48 (28.92%) VMware
20 46 (27.71%) DevOps
21 38 (22.89%) TCP/IP
22 37 (22.29%) Internet
23 36 (21.69%) MS Exchange
23 36 (21.69%) Migration
24 35 (21.08%) VPN
25 34 (20.48%) Cisco
26 32 (19.28%) Load Balancing
26 32 (19.28%) Data Centre

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 36 (21.69%) MS Exchange
2 13 (7.83%) IIS
3 11 (6.63%) Skype for Business
4 6 (3.61%) IBM Domino
5 4 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.81%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.81%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.20%) CMS
7 2 (1.20%) ColdFusion
7 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.20%) Site Server
7 2 (1.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (9.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 91 (54.82%) Office 365
2 77 (46.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (13.86%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (11.45%) Dynamics 365
4 19 (11.45%) IaaS
4 19 (11.45%) PaaS
5 12 (7.23%) SaaS
6 7 (4.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (2.41%) Mimecast
8 3 (1.81%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.60%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 107 (64.46%) DHCP
2 98 (59.04%) Firewall
3 38 (22.89%) TCP/IP
4 37 (22.29%) Internet
5 35 (21.08%) VPN
6 30 (18.07%) Skype
7 27 (16.27%) Network Security
8 24 (14.46%) WAN
9 21 (12.65%) LAN
10 18 (10.84%) VLAN
11 15 (9.04%) SAN
11 15 (9.04%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (7.23%) HTTP
12 12 (7.23%) IPsec
13 10 (6.02%) MPLS
13 10 (6.02%) Wireless
14 9 (5.42%) VoIP
15 7 (4.22%) BIG-IP
15 7 (4.22%) Cisco ASA
16 6 (3.61%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.87%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.04%) MySQL
3 9 (5.42%) MongoDB
3 9 (5.42%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (5.42%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.61%) MS Access
4 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.41%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.20%) Ant
3 1 (0.60%) gulp
3 1 (0.60%) MSI
3 1 (0.60%) Yeoman
General
1 57 (34.34%) Finance
2 10 (6.02%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.61%) Marketing
4 5 (3.01%) Electronics
5 3 (1.81%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.20%) Legal
6 2 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (33.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (16.27%) Support Engineer
3 22 (13.25%) Windows Engineer
4 20 (12.05%) Server Engineer
4 20 (12.05%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (11.45%) Exchange Engineer
6 17 (10.24%) Windows Server Engineer
7 16 (9.64%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 16 (9.64%) IT Support
8 13 (7.83%) Cloud Engineer
8 13 (7.83%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (7.23%) Linux Engineer
10 11 (6.63%) Consultant
10 11 (6.63%) Network Engineer
10 11 (6.63%) Support Specialist
11 9 (5.42%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (5.42%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 9 (5.42%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (5.42%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 9 (5.42%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.42%) MEAN Stack
2 7 (4.22%) Node.js
2 7 (4.22%) REST
3 4 (2.41%) LDAP
3 4 (2.41%) MAPI
4 3 (1.81%) CSS
5 2 (1.20%) .NET
5 2 (1.20%) Ajax
5 2 (1.20%) CSS3
5 2 (1.20%) HTML
5 2 (1.20%) HTML5
5 2 (1.20%) jQuery
6 1 (0.60%) CGI
6 1 (0.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 59 (35.54%) PKI
2 32 (19.28%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.42%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (4.82%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.01%) Replication
6 5 (3.01%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.41%) NHS
7 4 (2.41%) YubiKey
8 3 (1.81%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.81%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.81%) Video\Live Streaming
9 2 (1.20%) Clustering
9 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.60%) Cyberattack
10 1 (0.60%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.60%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 129 (77.71%) Windows
2 102 (61.45%) Windows Server
3 75 (45.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 69 (41.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 60 (36.14%) Windows 10
6 31 (18.67%) Linux
7 14 (8.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (7.83%) CentOS
9 11 (6.63%) Windows XP
10 10 (6.02%) Windows 7
11 7 (4.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (3.61%) Unix
13 5 (3.01%) Solaris
13 5 (3.01%) VMS
14 2 (1.20%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.60%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (34.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 56 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (30.12%) Scrum
4 46 (27.71%) DevOps
5 36 (21.69%) Migration
6 32 (19.28%) Load Balancing
6 32 (19.28%) Systems Engineering
7 21 (12.65%) ITIL
8 18 (10.84%) Network Virtualisation
9 14 (8.43%) Information Security
9 14 (8.43%) IT Strategy
10 13 (7.83%) Service Management
11 12 (7.23%) High Availability
12 11 (6.63%) Service Delivery
13 10 (6.02%) Change Management
13 10 (6.02%) Project Management
14 9 (5.42%) ITIL V3
14 9 (5.42%) Presales
15 7 (4.22%) Kalman Filter
15 7 (4.22%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 66 (39.76%) PowerShell
2 20 (12.05%) Python
3 14 (8.43%) SQL
4 10 (6.02%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.01%) PHP
6 4 (2.41%) C
6 4 (2.41%) Perl
7 3 (1.81%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.20%) VBScript
9 1 (0.60%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (11.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (9.64%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (9.04%) Degree
4 12 (7.23%) CCNA
4 12 (7.23%) CCNP
5 9 (5.42%) MCSE
5 9 (5.42%) RHCA
5 9 (5.42%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (3.01%) CCA
7 5 (3.01%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (3.01%) MCSA
8 4 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (2.41%) PMI Certification
8 4 (2.41%) PMP
9 3 (1.81%) HNC
9 3 (1.81%) HND
10 2 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.20%) JNCIA
10 2 (1.20%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.83%) SLA
2 5 (3.01%) FISMA
3 4 (2.41%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.20%) PMO
5 1 (0.60%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.60%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 108 (65.06%) Active Directory
2 77 (46.39%) Hyper-V
3 18 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (8.43%) Firmware
5 9 (5.42%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (4.22%) Docker
7 5 (3.01%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (3.01%) Terminal Services
7 5 (3.01%) XenApp
7 5 (3.01%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.41%) KVM
8 4 (2.41%) vSphere
8 4 (2.41%) XenServer
9 3 (1.81%) DFS Replication
9 3 (1.81%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (1.20%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.60%) pfSense
11 1 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 53 (31.93%) SCCM
2 50 (30.12%) SCOM
3 9 (5.42%) WSUS
4 7 (4.22%) Ansible
4 7 (4.22%) Kubernetes
5 6 (3.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (3.01%) EdgeSight
6 5 (3.01%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (3.01%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (2.41%) Perfmon
7 4 (2.41%) SCSM
7 4 (2.41%) SCVMM
8 3 (1.81%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (1.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (1.20%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.20%) MIMEsweeper
10 1 (0.60%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.60%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 112 (67.47%) Microsoft
2 48 (28.92%) VMware
3 34 (20.48%) Cisco
4 16 (9.64%) F5
5 15 (9.04%) Citrix
6 12 (7.23%) Red Hat
7 11 (6.63%) Juniper
8 10 (6.02%) Sophos
9 9 (5.42%) McAfee
9 9 (5.42%) Oracle
9 9 (5.42%) Sybase
10 8 (4.82%) Dell
11 7 (4.22%) Apple
11 7 (4.22%) SolarWinds
12 6 (3.61%) CheckPoint
12 6 (3.61%) Lotus
13 5 (3.01%) Fortinet
14 4 (2.41%) CA
14 4 (2.41%) Ivanti
14 4 (2.41%) ServiceNow