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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 89 107 80
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -27
Permanent jobs citing DNS 41 21 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.27% 1.10% 2.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.95% 8.05% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 40
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
294 261 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.24% 13.68% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 254 238 191
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Bristol

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 56 (71.79%) Windows
2 52 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 51 (65.38%) Active Directory
4 45 (57.69%) DHCP
5 39 (50.00%) VMware
6 34 (43.59%) Firewall
7 33 (42.31%) MS Exchange
8 28 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
9 26 (33.33%) Lync
10 24 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 24 (30.77%) McAfee
11 23 (29.49%) Linux
11 23 (29.49%) Security Cleared
12 22 (28.21%) SC Cleared
12 22 (28.21%) TCP/IP
13 20 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2010
14 18 (23.08%) McAfee ePO
14 18 (23.08%) Windows Server
15 17 (21.79%) LAN
15 17 (21.79%) Exchange Server 2003
16 16 (20.51%) WAN
17 15 (19.23%) Windows 2000
17 15 (19.23%) Cisco
17 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (17.95%) Citrix
18 14 (17.95%) SQL Server
18 14 (17.95%) MS Excel
18 14 (17.95%) Skype
19 13 (16.67%) ITIL
19 13 (16.67%) Backup Exec

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 33 (42.31%) MS Exchange
2 26 (33.33%) Lync
3 20 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (21.79%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2000
5 10 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (6.41%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (6.41%) SharePoint
7 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (5.13%) IIS
8 3 (3.85%) Apache
8 3 (3.85%) nginx
9 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.13%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.82%) Office 365
2 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.85%) CloudFront
3 3 (3.85%) GitHub
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.85%) Mimecast
3 3 (3.85%) SaaS
4 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (57.69%) DHCP
2 34 (43.59%) Firewall
3 22 (28.21%) TCP/IP
4 17 (21.79%) LAN
5 16 (20.51%) WAN
6 14 (17.95%) Skype
7 11 (14.10%) HTTP
7 11 (14.10%) SAN
7 11 (14.10%) SSL
8 10 (12.82%) Wireless
9 9 (11.54%) VPN
10 8 (10.26%) FTP
11 6 (7.69%) MPLS
11 6 (7.69%) NAS
12 5 (6.41%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (6.41%) VoIP
13 4 (5.13%) ATM
13 4 (5.13%) Internet
13 4 (5.13%) OSPF
13 4 (5.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (14.10%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.97%) Legal
3 5 (6.41%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.85%) Electronics
4 3 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.56%) Advertising
6 1 (1.28%) Billing
6 1 (1.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (17.95%) Support Engineer
3 11 (14.10%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 9 (11.54%) IT Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Messaging Specialist
6 7 (8.97%) Security Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Exchange Specialist
7 6 (7.69%) IT Support
7 6 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Network Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Administrator
8 5 (6.41%) Lync Specialist
8 5 (6.41%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Designer
9 4 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Exchange Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) .NET
2 2 (2.56%) COM
2 2 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Clustering
2 6 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 5 (6.41%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (5.13%) CESG
4 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.85%) EPoS
5 3 (3.85%) Machine to Machine
6 2 (2.56%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.56%) Replication
7 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.28%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 56 (71.79%) Windows
2 24 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (29.49%) Linux
4 18 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 15 (19.23%) Windows 2000
5 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (15.38%) Windows XP
7 10 (12.82%) Windows 8
8 9 (11.54%) Windows Vista
9 8 (10.26%) CentOS
10 7 (8.97%) Windows Mobile
11 5 (6.41%) Windows 10
12 4 (5.13%) Unix
13 3 (3.85%) Android
13 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
14 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.67%) ITIL
2 12 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (11.54%) Identity Management
4 8 (10.26%) Information Security
4 8 (10.26%) SIEM
5 7 (8.97%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 6 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 6 (7.69%) Workflow
7 5 (6.41%) Business Continuity
7 5 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (6.41%) Email Filtering
7 5 (6.41%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (6.41%) Network Architecture
7 5 (6.41%) Security Operations
8 4 (5.13%) DevOps
8 4 (5.13%) Information Assurance
8 4 (5.13%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.13%) Time Management
9 3 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.26%) SQL
2 3 (3.85%) PHP
2 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.85%) Python
3 2 (2.56%) Perl
4 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (29.49%) Security Cleared
2 22 (28.21%) SC Cleared
3 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (14.10%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (12.82%) A+ Certification
5 10 (12.82%) Network+ Certification
6 9 (11.54%) CCNA
6 9 (11.54%) MCSE
7 6 (7.69%) MCITP
8 5 (6.41%) Degree
8 5 (6.41%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (6.41%) MCP
9 3 (3.85%) CCNP
9 3 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (3.85%) MCSA
9 3 (3.85%) MCTS
10 2 (2.56%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (2.56%) DBS Check
10 2 (2.56%) LPIC
10 2 (2.56%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (65.38%) Active Directory
2 28 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 9 (11.54%) VMware ESX
3 9 (11.54%) vSphere
4 7 (8.97%) Terminal Services
5 6 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (6.41%) Snort
7 3 (3.85%) ISA Server
7 3 (3.85%) Varnish
7 3 (3.85%) XenApp
7 3 (3.85%) XenServer
8 2 (2.56%) NFS
9 1 (1.28%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.28%) UAG
9 1 (1.28%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (23.08%) McAfee ePO
2 13 (16.67%) Backup Exec
3 12 (15.38%) NetBackup
4 9 (11.54%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (8.97%) QRadar
5 7 (8.97%) SCCM
6 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (3.85%) MOM
6 3 (3.85%) Puppet
6 3 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (2.56%) AirWatch
7 2 (2.56%) RSA Security Analytics
7 2 (2.56%) SCDPM
7 2 (2.56%) WSUS
8 1 (1.28%) ArcSight ESM
8 1 (1.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (1.28%) RSA enVision
8 1 (1.28%) SCOM
8 1 (1.28%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 52 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 39 (50.00%) VMware
3 24 (30.77%) McAfee
4 15 (19.23%) Cisco
5 14 (17.95%) Citrix
6 10 (12.82%) Symantec
7 9 (11.54%) HP
8 8 (10.26%) Blue Coat
8 8 (10.26%) Infoblox
8 8 (10.26%) Juniper
9 7 (8.97%) ArcSight
10 6 (7.69%) Apple
11 5 (6.41%) Dell
11 5 (6.41%) Red Hat
11 5 (6.41%) Sourcefire
11 5 (6.41%) Splunk
12 4 (5.13%) CheckPoint
12 4 (5.13%) Websense
13 3 (3.85%) Aruba
13 3 (3.85%) Oracle
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
greywood
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Orchard Computer Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago