The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Berkshire / Wokingham
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 37 23
Rank change year-on-year +26 -14  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 7 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wokingham 11.67% 4.90% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.84% 41.18% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 0
Median salary £38,000 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +1.35% +1.36%  

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 Wokingham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wokingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 19 17 21
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 31.67% 11.89% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 112 60 36
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £21,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £47,750 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wokingham

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Wokingham

DNS
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

Salary trend for DNS in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wokingham region with a requirement for DNS.

1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (62.50%) DHCP
5 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (56.25%) VMware
6 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (43.75%) VPN
7 7 (43.75%) Firewall
7 7 (43.75%) HSRP
8 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (37.50%) Spanning Tree
8 6 (37.50%) VLAN
8 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (37.50%) Wireless
8 6 (37.50%) IPsec
8 6 (37.50%) SSL
8 6 (37.50%) MPLS
8 6 (37.50%) WAN
8 6 (37.50%) VRRP
9 5 (31.25%) SAN
9 5 (31.25%) Internet
9 5 (31.25%) ADSL
9 5 (31.25%) SCCM
9 5 (31.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
10 4 (25.00%) Office 365

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wokingham 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 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (62.50%) DHCP
3 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (43.75%) Firewall
4 7 (43.75%) HSRP
4 7 (43.75%) VPN
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (37.50%) IPsec
5 6 (37.50%) MPLS
5 6 (37.50%) Spanning Tree
5 6 (37.50%) SSL
5 6 (37.50%) VLAN
5 6 (37.50%) VRRP
5 6 (37.50%) WAN
5 6 (37.50%) Wireless
6 5 (31.25%) ADSL
6 5 (31.25%) Internet
6 5 (31.25%) SAN
7 3 (18.75%) OSPF
8 1 (6.25%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Security Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Switch Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (12.50%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (6.25%) Change Management
1 1 (6.25%) High Availability
1 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL
1 1 (6.25%) Network Management
1 1 (6.25%) Patch Management
1 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) AirMagnet
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Juniper
4 1 (6.25%) Mitel
4 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds