The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for DNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 50 35
Rank change year-on-year -4 -15  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 6 7 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.47% 1.38% 5.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.24% 9.09% 28.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 31
Median salary £32,500 £27,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.37% -27.02%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £44,250 £49,204
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,097
% change year-on-year +1.35% +2.50%  

DNS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 49 77 116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 11.98% 15.13% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 158 223 284
Median salary £32,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £51,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Swindon

DNS
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for DNS in Swindon

DNS
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Swindon over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Swindon region with a requirement for DNS.

1 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) DHCP
3 15 (65.22%) Windows Server
4 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
4 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
6 9 (39.13%) VMware
6 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
7 8 (34.78%) LAN
7 8 (34.78%) WAN
7 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
8 7 (30.43%) Cisco
9 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (26.09%) Office 365
10 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
10 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
10 5 (21.74%) SQL
11 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
11 4 (17.39%) MCP
11 4 (17.39%) VoIP
11 4 (17.39%) CCNA
11 4 (17.39%) Firewall
11 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (13.04%) Data Protection

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.04%) Skype for Business
4 2 (8.70%) IIS
4 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Office 365
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) DHCP
2 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
3 8 (34.78%) LAN
3 8 (34.78%) WAN
4 4 (17.39%) Firewall
4 4 (17.39%) VoIP
5 3 (13.04%) HTTP
5 3 (13.04%) SAN
5 3 (13.04%) VPN
6 2 (8.70%) ADSL
6 2 (8.70%) BGP
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (8.70%) EIGRP
6 2 (8.70%) FTP
6 2 (8.70%) MPLS
6 2 (8.70%) OSPF
6 2 (8.70%) SNMP
6 2 (8.70%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (8.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (8.70%) Advertising
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Law
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (34.78%) IT Support
3 6 (26.09%) IT Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 5 (21.74%) Desktop Support
4 5 (21.74%) Support Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Network Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Network Support
5 3 (13.04%) Network Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Programmer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
1 2 (8.70%) PKI
2 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.35%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) Windows Server
3 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.70%) Linux
6 2 (8.70%) Unix
7 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (8.70%) Network Management
2 2 (8.70%) Scrum
3 1 (4.35%) Analytics
3 1 (4.35%) Business Development
3 1 (4.35%) Line Management
3 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
3 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
3 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (17.39%) CCNA
2 4 (17.39%) MCP
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.70%) CCNP
5 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
1 2 (8.70%) SCOM
1 2 (8.70%) SCOrch
1 2 (8.70%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) VMware
3 7 (30.43%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) F5
4 2 (8.70%) jetNEXUS
4 2 (8.70%) Mitel
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) NEC
5 1 (4.35%) Symantec