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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 85 94 100
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 40 29 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.08% 1.61% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.82% 10.07% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 37 25 18
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -25.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £18,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
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
312 288 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.20% 16.03% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 280 184 208
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 March 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Bristol

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 33 (61.11%) DHCP
3 30 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 25 (46.30%) VMware
4 25 (46.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (44.44%) Windows
6 19 (35.19%) Active Directory
6 19 (35.19%) SAN
7 16 (29.63%) Cisco
7 16 (29.63%) Network Security
8 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (25.93%) Hyper-V
10 13 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (24.07%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (24.07%) MS Exchange
11 12 (22.22%) HP
11 12 (22.22%) Firewall
11 12 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
11 12 (22.22%) PCI DSS
12 10 (18.52%) SCCM
12 10 (18.52%) EqualLogic
12 10 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (18.52%) XenApp
12 10 (18.52%) XenDesktop
12 10 (18.52%) Veeam
12 10 (18.52%) Citrix
12 10 (18.52%) ITIL
13 9 (16.67%) VPN
13 9 (16.67%) Windows XP
13 9 (16.67%) McAfee

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 13 (24.07%) MS Exchange
1 13 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (9.26%) Lync
2 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2000
2 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (9.26%) WorkSite
3 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.70%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.70%) ColdFusion
5 2 (3.70%) nginx
5 2 (3.70%) IIS
5 2 (3.70%) JBoss
5 2 (3.70%) Apache
5 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.70%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) CloudFront
2 1 (1.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (61.11%) DHCP
2 30 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 19 (35.19%) SAN
4 16 (29.63%) Network Security
5 12 (22.22%) Firewall
5 12 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
6 9 (16.67%) VPN
7 8 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (14.81%) VLAN
7 8 (14.81%) HSRP
8 7 (12.96%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (12.96%) OSPF
8 7 (12.96%) EIGRP
9 5 (9.26%) Internet
10 4 (7.41%) LAN
10 4 (7.41%) WAN
11 3 (5.56%) Wireless
11 3 (5.56%) SSH
11 3 (5.56%) Wireshark
12 1 (1.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Subversion
2 2 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.85%) Hudson
3 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (9.26%) Legal
2 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Law
3 2 (3.70%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (16.67%) Administrator
2 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (12.96%) Network Engineer
2 7 (12.96%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Network Administrator
3 5 (9.26%) Analyst
3 5 (9.26%) Consultant
3 5 (9.26%) Support Technician
4 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) IT Support
5 3 (5.56%) Help Desk Support Technician
5 3 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (5.56%) Help Desk Technician
6 2 (3.70%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.70%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) XML
1 2 (3.70%) XSD
1 2 (3.70%) XSLT
1 2 (3.70%) MSMQ
1 2 (3.70%) LAMP
1 2 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
1 2 (3.70%) jQuery
1 2 (3.70%) Entity Framework
1 2 (3.70%) libvirt
1 2 (3.70%) HTML
1 2 (3.70%) .NET
1 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) EqualLogic
2 6 (11.11%) Clustering
3 5 (9.26%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 3 (5.56%) iPhone
4 3 (5.56%) Replication
5 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.85%) Handset
6 1 (1.85%) iPad
6 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (44.44%) Windows
2 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (12.96%) Windows 8
6 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (11.11%) Linux
7 5 (9.26%) Windows 2000
7 5 (9.26%) Windows Vista
7 5 (9.26%) Android
8 3 (5.56%) UNIX
9 2 (3.70%) Debian
9 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (3.70%) CentOS
9 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) ITIL
2 5 (9.26%) Identity Management
2 5 (9.26%) Information Security
3 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
4 3 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (3.70%) Line Management
5 2 (3.70%) Email Management
5 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.70%) Service Management
5 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.70%) Data Modelling
5 2 (3.70%) ETL
6 1 (1.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.85%) Practice Management
6 1 (1.85%) Migration
6 1 (1.85%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.85%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.56%) Perl
2 3 (5.56%) PHP
2 3 (5.56%) Python
2 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.70%) C#
3 2 (3.70%) C++
3 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.70%) Objective-C
3 2 (3.70%) SQL
4 1 (1.85%) Ruby
4 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (14.81%) CCNP
3 3 (5.56%) MCSE
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.56%) MCITP
4 2 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) CCSE
5 1 (1.85%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 5 (9.26%) SLA
3 2 (3.70%) DO-178B
System Software
1 25 (46.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (35.19%) Active Directory
3 14 (25.93%) Hyper-V
4 10 (18.52%) XenApp
4 10 (18.52%) XenDesktop
4 10 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (9.26%) vSphere
5 5 (9.26%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.70%) Samba
6 2 (3.70%) NFS
6 2 (3.70%) Squid
6 2 (3.70%) Gluster
6 2 (3.70%) KVM
6 2 (3.70%) Docker
6 2 (3.70%) RHEV
6 2 (3.70%) oVirt
6 2 (3.70%) GFS2
7 1 (1.85%) Postfix
7 1 (1.85%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (18.52%) SCCM
2 6 (11.11%) Backup Exec
3 5 (9.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (9.26%) NetBackup
3 5 (9.26%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (7.41%) Puppet
5 3 (5.56%) Nagios
5 3 (5.56%) Cobbler
6 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.70%) SELinux
6 2 (3.70%) Pacemaker
6 2 (3.70%) Plesk
6 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 25 (46.30%) VMware
3 16 (29.63%) Cisco
4 12 (22.22%) HP
5 10 (18.52%) Citrix
5 10 (18.52%) Veeam
6 9 (16.67%) McAfee
7 8 (14.81%) CheckPoint
7 8 (14.81%) Symantec
8 5 (9.26%) Apple
8 5 (9.26%) Dell
9 4 (7.41%) Avaya
9 4 (7.41%) Oracle
10 2 (3.70%) IBM
10 2 (3.70%) Talend
11 1 (1.85%) LexisNexis
11 1 (1.85%) Akamai
11 1 (1.85%) F5
11 1 (1.85%) Juniper
11 1 (1.85%) Nokia
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago