The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 112 74 66
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -8
Permanent jobs citing DNS 24 43 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.27% 2.42% 3.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.02% 17.62% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 43
Average salary £33,750 £31,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.87% -15.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £48,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
DNS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
342 244 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.10% 13.73% 16.72%
Number of salaries quoted 311 207 209
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

DNS
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

DNS Salary Trend in Bristol

DNS
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Bristol

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 39 (63.93%) DHCP
2 38 (62.30%) Active Directory
3 36 (59.02%) Windows
4 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
5 26 (42.62%) MS Exchange
6 25 (40.98%) TCP/IP
7 22 (36.07%) VMware
8 20 (32.79%) Firewall
9 17 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (24.59%) Hyper-V
11 14 (22.95%) Citrix
11 14 (22.95%) SAN
12 13 (21.31%) Linux
13 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (19.67%) SCCM
14 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
15 10 (16.39%) HP
15 10 (16.39%) VLAN
15 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2003
15 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2010
16 9 (14.75%) VPN
16 9 (14.75%) Windows XP
16 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
17 8 (13.11%) Nagios
17 8 (13.11%) Legal
17 8 (13.11%) Lync
17 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2012
17 8 (13.11%) XenApp
17 8 (13.11%) XenDesktop
18 7 (11.48%) Veeam

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (42.62%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (13.11%) Lync
4 5 (8.20%) WorkSite
4 5 (8.20%) IIS
5 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.28%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.64%) JBoss
7 1 (1.64%) Apache
7 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.64%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (63.93%) DHCP
2 25 (40.98%) TCP/IP
3 20 (32.79%) Firewall
4 14 (22.95%) SAN
5 10 (16.39%) VLAN
6 9 (14.75%) VPN
7 7 (11.48%) HSRP
8 6 (9.84%) Wireless
9 5 (8.20%) WAN
9 5 (8.20%) LAN
9 5 (8.20%) VoIP
10 4 (6.56%) ADSL
10 4 (6.56%) Skype
11 3 (4.92%) SNMP
11 3 (4.92%) SSL
11 3 (4.92%) MPLS
11 3 (4.92%) OSPF
12 2 (3.28%) ATM
12 2 (3.28%) Ethernet
12 2 (3.28%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (13.11%) Legal
2 4 (6.56%) Law
3 2 (3.28%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.64%) Finance
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (14.75%) Analyst
2 8 (13.11%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (11.48%) Support Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Consultant
4 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Network Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Support Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) IT Support
6 4 (6.56%) Technical Support
6 4 (6.56%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Administrator
6 4 (6.56%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (4.92%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Network Support
7 3 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.92%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) LAMP
2 3 (4.92%) COM
3 2 (3.28%) JSP
4 1 (1.64%) Web Services
4 1 (1.64%) .NET
4 1 (1.64%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
1 7 (11.48%) EqualLogic
2 5 (8.20%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.20%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.92%) Clustering
5 2 (3.28%) CESG
5 2 (3.28%) Replication
6 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.64%) iPad
6 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.64%) Handset
6 1 (1.64%) iPhone
6 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (59.02%) Windows
2 13 (21.31%) Linux
3 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (14.75%) Windows XP
5 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (11.48%) Windows 8
6 7 (11.48%) CentOS
7 4 (6.56%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.56%) Android
8 2 (3.28%) Windows 2000
8 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.28%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (3.28%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (8.20%) ITIL
2 4 (6.56%) CRM
2 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (6.56%) Business Continuity
3 3 (4.92%) Information Security
3 3 (4.92%) Workflow
3 3 (4.92%) Time Management
3 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Office Automation
3 3 (4.92%) Office Automation
4 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.28%) Server Building
4 2 (3.28%) Network Design
4 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (3.28%) Cyber Security
4 2 (3.28%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (3.28%) BCP
4 2 (3.28%) Identity Management
4 2 (3.28%) Service Management
4 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.48%) SQL
2 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.28%) PHP
5 1 (1.64%) Perl
5 1 (1.64%) VBScript
5 1 (1.64%) VB
5 1 (1.64%) Python
5 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) MCP
2 5 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (8.20%) MCTS
3 4 (6.56%) CCNA
4 3 (4.92%) A+ Certification
5 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.28%) CCENT
5 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.28%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.64%) Server+ Certification
6 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.64%) LPIC
6 1 (1.64%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (1.64%) MCSE
6 1 (1.64%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (62.30%) Active Directory
2 17 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (24.59%) Hyper-V
4 8 (13.11%) XenApp
4 8 (13.11%) XenDesktop
5 7 (11.48%) iptables
6 4 (6.56%) vSphere
7 3 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.28%) Terminal Services
8 2 (3.28%) VMware ESX
8 2 (3.28%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (3.28%) Snort
9 1 (1.64%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.64%) NFS
9 1 (1.64%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) SCCM
2 8 (13.11%) Nagios
3 5 (8.20%) SCOM
3 5 (8.20%) SCVMM
3 5 (8.20%) SCDPM
4 4 (6.56%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (3.28%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.28%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.28%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.64%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.64%) Puppet
6 1 (1.64%) Cobbler
6 1 (1.64%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
2 22 (36.07%) VMware
3 14 (22.95%) Citrix
4 10 (16.39%) HP
5 7 (11.48%) Veeam
6 5 (8.20%) Cisco
7 4 (6.56%) Dell
7 4 (6.56%) Avaya
7 4 (6.56%) Apple
7 4 (6.56%) McAfee
8 2 (3.28%) Infoblox
8 2 (3.28%) Splunk
8 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.28%) Symantec
8 2 (3.28%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.28%) Sourcefire
8 2 (3.28%) Juniper
8 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.64%) BEA
9 1 (1.64%) Nokia
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