Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 76 77
Rank change year-on-year -46 +1 -18
Permanent jobs citing DNS 148 234 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.48% 3.95% 4.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.97% 18.93% 19.24%
Number of salaries quoted 143 198 301
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,100 £27,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.76% - +13.33%

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 1,141 1,236 1,684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 19.09% 20.87% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1,039 1,446
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,141
% change year-on-year -5.56% +1.95% +10.35%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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
Guildford +1 30 £35,250 -6.00% 6
Reigate -50 25 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Staines +1 16 £82,500 +83.33% 3
Woking +6 10 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Leatherhead +8 7 £33,500 -11.84% 1
Redhill +8 7 £65,000 +145.28% 2
Camberley -10 6 £23,250 -27.34% 1
Egham -27 4 £58,000 +78.46%
Epsom -5 3 £30,000 -3.23%
Godalming - 3 £65,000 -
Dorking +5 2 £21,500 -6.52%
Weybridge -3 2 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £27,000 -
Farnham -14 1 - -
Addlestone - 1 £27,500 -
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 (56.08%) Windows
2 76 (51.35%) Active Directory
3 72 (48.65%) DHCP
4 66 (44.59%) Microsoft
5 54 (36.49%) Firewall
6 53 (35.81%) Windows Server
7 52 (35.14%) VMware
8 49 (33.11%) Microsoft Azure
9 48 (32.43%) TCP/IP
10 47 (31.76%) Cisco
11 45 (30.41%) Linux
12 42 (28.38%) Amazon AWS
13 40 (27.03%) SQL
13 40 (27.03%) SQL Server
14 36 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
15 32 (21.62%) Hyper-V
16 30 (20.27%) IaaS
16 30 (20.27%) VPN
17 29 (19.59%) WAN
17 29 (19.59%) SAN
17 29 (19.59%) Load Balancing
17 29 (19.59%) PaaS
18 28 (18.92%) Office 365
19 26 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
19 26 (17.57%) PowerShell
20 24 (16.22%) Windows 7
20 24 (16.22%) SaaS
20 24 (16.22%) MS Exchange
20 24 (16.22%) LAN
21 22 (14.86%) Windows 10

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 24 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 14 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (8.78%) SharePoint
4 12 (8.11%) Apache
5 11 (7.43%) IIS
6 10 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (4.05%) nginx
8 6 (4.05%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (2.70%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.35%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.03%) AutoCAD
3 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.41%) Postilion
2 4 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 49 (33.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (28.38%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (20.27%) IaaS
4 29 (19.59%) PaaS
5 28 (18.92%) Office 365
6 24 (16.22%) SaaS
7 12 (8.11%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (3.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (3.38%) AWS CloudTrail
8 5 (3.38%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (2.70%) AWS OpsWorks
9 4 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (2.03%) Amazon Glacier
10 3 (2.03%) Amazon S3
10 3 (2.03%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (2.03%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.68%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 72 (48.65%) DHCP
2 54 (36.49%) Firewall
3 48 (32.43%) TCP/IP
4 30 (20.27%) VPN
5 29 (19.59%) SAN
5 29 (19.59%) WAN
6 24 (16.22%) LAN
7 18 (12.16%) SSL
8 14 (9.46%) NAS
9 13 (8.78%) Wireless
10 12 (8.11%) OSPF
11 11 (7.43%) VLAN
11 11 (7.43%) VoIP
12 10 (6.76%) HTTP
12 10 (6.76%) MPLS
13 9 (6.08%) Remote Desktop
13 9 (6.08%) VRRP
14 8 (5.41%) Ethernet
14 8 (5.41%) IPsec
14 8 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.46%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (7.43%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (4.05%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.03%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.03%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.03%) MySQL
6 2 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.68%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 8 (5.41%) Git (software)
1 8 (5.41%) JIRA
2 4 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.03%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.35%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.35%) Subversion
4 2 (1.35%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (9.46%) Finance
2 3 (2.03%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.35%) Advertising
3 2 (1.35%) Banking
3 2 (1.35%) Electronics
3 2 (1.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.35%) Marketing
3 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (18.92%) Support Engineer
2 22 (14.86%) Network Engineer
3 21 (14.19%) Architect
4 20 (13.51%) Systems Support
5 16 (10.81%) IT Support
5 16 (10.81%) Server Support
5 16 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
6 14 (9.46%) Administrator
6 14 (9.46%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (8.11%) Applications Support
7 12 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (7.43%) Azure Architect
8 11 (7.43%) Cloud Architect
8 11 (7.43%) IT Administrator
8 11 (7.43%) IT Systems Administrator
8 11 (7.43%) Systems Support Engineer
9 10 (6.76%) Exchange Engineer
9 10 (6.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 10 (6.76%) Windows Server Support
10 9 (6.08%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.11%) Web Services
2 11 (7.43%) .NET
3 6 (4.05%) EJB
3 6 (4.05%) J2EE
3 6 (4.05%) Middleware
4 3 (2.03%) 802.1X
4 3 (2.03%) LAMP
4 3 (2.03%) YAML
5 2 (1.35%) JTAPI
5 2 (1.35%) LDAP
5 2 (1.35%) RFC 2833
5 2 (1.35%) TAPI
6 1 (0.68%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.84%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.14%) Computer Science
3 13 (8.78%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.41%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (3.38%) Enterprise Cloud
5 5 (3.38%) PKI
6 4 (2.70%) Fintech
7 3 (2.03%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.35%) CMDB
8 2 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.35%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.35%) Replication
9 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.68%) iPad
9 1 (0.68%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 83 (56.08%) Windows
2 53 (35.81%) Windows Server
3 45 (30.41%) Linux
4 36 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (16.22%) Windows 7
6 22 (14.86%) Windows 10
7 18 (12.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (10.81%) Unix
9 11 (7.43%) CentOS
9 11 (7.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (6.76%) Ubuntu
11 8 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (4.73%) Windows 8
13 4 (2.70%) Fedora
14 3 (2.03%) SUSE
14 3 (2.03%) Windows XP
15 2 (1.35%) Debian
15 2 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.68%) HPUX
16 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.59%) Load Balancing
2 21 (14.19%) ITIL
3 17 (11.49%) DevOps
3 17 (11.49%) Network Management
4 14 (9.46%) Change Management
5 12 (8.11%) Service Management
6 10 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (6.76%) Microservices
6 10 (6.76%) Migration
7 8 (5.41%) Business Continuity
7 8 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (5.41%) Network Design
8 6 (4.05%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (4.05%) Kanban
8 6 (4.05%) Non-Functional Testing
8 6 (4.05%) Open Source
8 6 (4.05%) Test Automation
9 5 (3.38%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 5 (3.38%) Network Architecture
9 5 (3.38%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (27.03%) SQL
2 26 (17.57%) PowerShell
3 20 (13.51%) Java
4 11 (7.43%) Perl
4 11 (7.43%) Python
5 9 (6.08%) C
5 9 (6.08%) PHP
6 7 (4.73%) Bash Shell
7 6 (4.05%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 5 (3.38%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.70%) C++
9 4 (2.70%) Ruby
10 3 (2.03%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (14.19%) Degree
2 19 (12.84%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (10.14%) CCNA
4 14 (9.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (8.78%) CCNP
6 11 (7.43%) MCSE
7 7 (4.73%) SC Cleared
7 7 (4.73%) Security Cleared
8 5 (3.38%) CCDA
8 5 (3.38%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.03%) JNCIA
9 3 (2.03%) JNCIP
9 3 (2.03%) JNCIS
9 3 (2.03%) MCP
9 3 (2.03%) MCSA
9 3 (2.03%) MCTS
10 2 (1.35%) AWS Certification
10 2 (1.35%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.76%) SLA
2 4 (2.70%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.35%) PA-DSS
3 2 (1.35%) RMADS
System Software
1 76 (51.35%) Active Directory
2 32 (21.62%) Hyper-V
3 26 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (7.43%) Terminal Services
5 5 (3.38%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (2.03%) vSphere
8 2 (1.35%) pfSense
8 2 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (10.81%) Puppet
2 11 (7.43%) SolarWinds Orion
3 10 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (4.73%) FortiGate
5 5 (3.38%) Nagios
6 4 (2.70%) Ansible
6 4 (2.70%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (2.70%) SCVMM
7 3 (2.03%) Backup Exec
7 3 (2.03%) Cacti
7 3 (2.03%) CFEngine
7 3 (2.03%) Icinga
7 3 (2.03%) logstash
7 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (2.03%) Netcool
7 3 (2.03%) SCCM
7 3 (2.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (2.03%) vCenter Server
8 2 (1.35%) OpenView
8 2 (1.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 66 (44.59%) Microsoft
2 52 (35.14%) VMware
3 47 (31.76%) Cisco
4 20 (13.51%) Palo Alto
5 17 (11.49%) SolarWinds
6 15 (10.14%) Red Hat
7 12 (8.11%) Juniper
8 11 (7.43%) Oracle
9 9 (6.08%) Allot
9 9 (6.08%) Extreme Networks
9 9 (6.08%) F5
9 9 (6.08%) Mitel
9 9 (6.08%) Trapeze
10 8 (5.41%) HP
11 6 (4.05%) Dynatrace
11 6 (4.05%) Fortinet
12 5 (3.38%) Atlassian
12 5 (3.38%) Barracuda Networks
12 5 (3.38%) Citrix
12 5 (3.38%) Meraki