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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 93 79 104
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +25
Permanent jobs citing DNS 34 41 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.81% 2.36% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.32% 13.71% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32 37 16
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £18,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,878 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.65% -
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
276 299 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.70% 17.24% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 250 177 221
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 26 February 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Bristol

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 34 (64.15%) Microsoft
2 29 (54.72%) DHCP
3 27 (50.94%) Windows
4 26 (49.06%) TCP/IP
5 23 (43.40%) VMware
5 23 (43.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (37.74%) Network Security
7 18 (33.96%) Active Directory
8 17 (32.08%) Cisco
9 16 (30.19%) SAN
9 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (26.42%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (26.42%) MS Exchange
11 13 (24.53%) VPN
11 13 (24.53%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (24.53%) Firewall
12 12 (22.64%) PCI DSS
12 12 (22.64%) Cisco IOS
13 11 (20.75%) Hyper-V
13 11 (20.75%) McAfee
14 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (18.87%) Symantec
14 10 (18.87%) ITIL
15 9 (16.98%) Linux
15 9 (16.98%) Windows XP
15 9 (16.98%) Identity Management
16 8 (15.09%) Clustering
16 8 (15.09%) Information Security
16 8 (15.09%) Finance
16 8 (15.09%) CCNP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 14 (26.42%) MS Exchange
1 14 (26.42%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (11.32%) Lync
2 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2000
2 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (5.66%) ColdFusion
4 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.77%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.77%) nginx
5 2 (3.77%) IIS
5 2 (3.77%) JBoss
5 2 (3.77%) Apache
5 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.77%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) CloudFront
2 1 (1.89%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (54.72%) DHCP
2 26 (49.06%) TCP/IP
3 20 (37.74%) Network Security
4 16 (30.19%) SAN
5 13 (24.53%) VPN
5 13 (24.53%) Firewall
6 12 (22.64%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (15.09%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (13.21%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (13.21%) OSPF
8 7 (13.21%) EIGRP
9 5 (9.43%) VLAN
9 5 (9.43%) Internet
9 5 (9.43%) LAN
9 5 (9.43%) WAN
9 5 (9.43%) HSRP
10 4 (7.55%) SSL
11 3 (5.66%) SMTP
11 3 (5.66%) IPsec
11 3 (5.66%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) MySQL
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Subversion
2 2 (3.77%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.89%) Hudson
3 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Retail
4 2 (3.77%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (16.98%) Administrator
1 9 (16.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (13.21%) Network Engineer
2 7 (13.21%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Network Administrator
3 5 (9.43%) Consultant
4 4 (7.55%) Support Technician
4 4 (7.55%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) Security Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Help Desk Technician
5 3 (5.66%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (5.66%) PHP Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Desktop Support
5 3 (5.66%) Developer
5 3 (5.66%) IT Security Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Help Desk Support Technician
6 2 (3.77%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) Web Services
1 3 (5.66%) HTML
1 3 (5.66%) jQuery
2 2 (3.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (3.77%) libvirt
2 2 (3.77%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.77%) XML
2 2 (3.77%) XSD
2 2 (3.77%) XSLT
2 2 (3.77%) MSMQ
2 2 (3.77%) LAMP
2 2 (3.77%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.89%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Clustering
2 7 (13.21%) EqualLogic
3 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.55%) Replication
4 4 (7.55%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.66%) iPhone
5 3 (5.66%) PKI
5 3 (5.66%) Client/Server
5 3 (5.66%) Smartcard
6 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.94%) Windows
2 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (16.98%) Linux
4 9 (16.98%) Windows XP
5 7 (13.21%) Windows 8
6 6 (11.32%) UNIX
6 6 (11.32%) Windows 2000
6 6 (11.32%) Windows Vista
7 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (7.55%) Windows 7
9 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
9 3 (5.66%) Android
10 2 (3.77%) Debian
10 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
10 2 (3.77%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (3.77%) CentOS
10 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) ITIL
2 9 (16.98%) Identity Management
3 8 (15.09%) Information Security
4 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (7.55%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.66%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.77%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.77%) Service Management
7 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.77%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.77%) ETL
7 2 (3.77%) Email Management
7 2 (3.77%) Line Management
8 1 (1.89%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.89%) Network Design
8 1 (1.89%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.89%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (7.55%) PHP
3 3 (5.66%) Python
3 3 (5.66%) Perl
3 3 (5.66%) Objective-C
4 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.77%) C#
4 2 (3.77%) C++
4 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.89%) SQL
5 1 (1.89%) Java
5 1 (1.89%) Ruby
5 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (15.09%) CCNP
3 3 (5.66%) MCSE
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.66%) MCITP
4 2 (3.77%) Degree
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) VCP4
5 1 (1.89%) CCSE
5 1 (1.89%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.64%) PCI DSS
2 5 (9.43%) SLA
3 2 (3.77%) DO-178B
System Software
1 23 (43.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (33.96%) Active Directory
3 11 (20.75%) Hyper-V
4 7 (13.21%) XenApp
4 7 (13.21%) XenDesktop
4 7 (13.21%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (11.32%) vSphere
5 6 (11.32%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.77%) Samba
6 2 (3.77%) Gluster
6 2 (3.77%) KVM
6 2 (3.77%) Docker
6 2 (3.77%) RHEV
6 2 (3.77%) oVirt
6 2 (3.77%) NFS
6 2 (3.77%) Squid
7 1 (1.89%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) Backup Exec
1 7 (13.21%) SCCM
2 6 (11.32%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (11.32%) NetBackup
2 6 (11.32%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (5.66%) Puppet
3 3 (5.66%) Plesk
4 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (3.77%) Cobbler
4 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.77%) SELinux
4 2 (3.77%) Nagios
Vendors
1 34 (64.15%) Microsoft
2 23 (43.40%) VMware
3 17 (32.08%) Cisco
4 11 (20.75%) McAfee
5 10 (18.87%) Symantec
6 8 (15.09%) CheckPoint
7 7 (13.21%) Veeam
7 7 (13.21%) HP
7 7 (13.21%) Citrix
8 4 (7.55%) Oracle
8 4 (7.55%) Dell
9 3 (5.66%) Apple
9 3 (5.66%) Cyber-Ark
10 2 (3.77%) IBM
10 2 (3.77%) Talend
11 1 (1.89%) Akamai
11 1 (1.89%) F5
11 1 (1.89%) Sourcefire
11 1 (1.89%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.89%) Juniper
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Posted: Yesterday
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