The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 51 51 54
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 13 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.36% 1.57% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.50% 6.47% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 5
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £34,200 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £63,450 £52,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,939
% change year-on-year +2.66% +1.51%  

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 Watford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 113 139 117
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 20.51% 24.30% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 80 113 79
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £38,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,700 £59,800 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing DNS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Watford

DNS
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for DNS in Watford

DNS
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Watford over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Watford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Watford region with a requirement for DNS.

1 22 (81.48%) Windows
1 22 (81.48%) DHCP
1 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
2 21 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 20 (74.07%) Linux
3 20 (74.07%) VMware
3 20 (74.07%) Office 365
3 20 (74.07%) Windows Server
4 19 (70.37%) Firewall
4 19 (70.37%) VPN
5 18 (66.67%) ITIL
5 18 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (66.67%) Skype for Business
6 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (44.44%) Remote Desktop
7 11 (40.74%) Mentoring
7 11 (40.74%) Data Centre
7 11 (40.74%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (40.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (40.74%) Terminal Services
8 10 (37.04%) Degree
9 9 (33.33%) VLAN
9 9 (33.33%) Mathematics
9 9 (33.33%) Mac OS X
9 9 (33.33%) MPLS
9 9 (33.33%) Cisco
9 9 (33.33%) Citrix
9 9 (33.33%) C
9 9 (33.33%) VoIP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 18 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Office
2 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP BPC
2 1 (3.70%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (74.07%) Office 365
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (29.63%) Mimecast
2 8 (29.63%) PaaS
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (81.48%) DHCP
2 19 (70.37%) Firewall
2 19 (70.37%) VPN
3 12 (44.44%) Remote Desktop
4 9 (33.33%) ISDN
4 9 (33.33%) LAN
4 9 (33.33%) MPLS
4 9 (33.33%) PBX
4 9 (33.33%) Unified Communications
4 9 (33.33%) VLAN
4 9 (33.33%) VoIP
5 8 (29.63%) SAN
5 8 (29.63%) WAN
6 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
7 2 (7.41%) Internet
7 2 (7.41%) Skype
8 1 (3.70%) BGP
8 1 (3.70%) DSL
8 1 (3.70%) RTP
8 1 (3.70%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.41%) MS Access
2 2 (7.41%) Power BI
2 2 (7.41%) SAP BW
2 2 (7.41%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 8 (29.63%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Support
3 8 (29.63%) Office 365 Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 7 (25.93%) Active Directory Support
4 7 (25.93%) Exchange Support
5 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 5 (18.52%) Active Directory Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Exchange Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Server Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Server Support
5 5 (18.52%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Windows Server Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Windows Server Support
5 5 (18.52%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) REST
1 5 (18.52%) SOAP
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) MDX
3 1 (3.70%) COM
3 1 (3.70%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Handset
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Linux
2 20 (74.07%) Windows Server
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (40.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (33.33%) Mac OS X
6 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (7.41%) Mac OS
7 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.70%) Android
8 1 (3.70%) Unix
8 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) ITIL
2 11 (40.74%) Mentoring
3 9 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 8 (29.63%) Business Continuity
4 8 (29.63%) Coaching
4 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
4 8 (29.63%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (29.63%) Web Filtering
5 3 (11.11%) DevOps
5 3 (11.11%) Information Security
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.41%) Database Tuning
6 2 (7.41%) ETL
6 2 (7.41%) ETL Development
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.41%) Time Management
6 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) C
2 3 (11.11%) Python
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.41%) VBA
4 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP
3 1 (3.70%) JNCIA
3 1 (3.70%) JNCIP
3 1 (3.70%) MCSA
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 18 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (40.74%) Terminal Services
3 11 (40.74%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
4 8 (29.63%) VMware ESX
5 3 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (7.41%) vSphere
7 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
2 20 (74.07%) VMware
3 9 (33.33%) Cisco
3 9 (33.33%) Citrix
4 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
4 8 (29.63%) Dell
4 8 (29.63%) HP
4 8 (29.63%) NetApp
4 8 (29.63%) Veeam
5 3 (11.11%) SAP
6 2 (7.41%) Cognos
6 2 (7.41%) IBM
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle
7 1 (3.70%) Adobe
7 1 (3.70%) Apple
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago