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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 92 84 89
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 38 43 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.95% 2.15% 1.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.34% 13.52% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33 36 21
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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
335 318 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.20% 15.92% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 296 206 161
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £53,300
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 22 May 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Bristol

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 45 (63.38%) DHCP
2 43 (60.56%) Microsoft
3 38 (53.52%) Windows
4 37 (52.11%) Active Directory
5 36 (50.70%) TCP/IP
6 30 (42.25%) VMware
7 29 (40.85%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (35.21%) SAN
9 23 (32.39%) MS Exchange
9 23 (32.39%) Hyper-V
10 19 (26.76%) SCCM
11 18 (25.35%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (22.54%) HP
12 16 (22.54%) Citrix
13 15 (21.13%) Cisco
13 15 (21.13%) XenApp
13 15 (21.13%) XenDesktop
14 14 (19.72%) Veeam
14 14 (19.72%) VLAN
14 14 (19.72%) EqualLogic
15 13 (18.31%) Network Security
15 13 (18.31%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (18.31%) Windows XP
16 12 (16.90%) Firewall
16 12 (16.90%) PCI DSS
16 12 (16.90%) Cisco IOS
16 12 (16.90%) Exchange Server 2010
16 12 (16.90%) HSRP
17 11 (15.49%) Exchange Server 2003
17 11 (15.49%) ITIL

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 23 (32.39%) MS Exchange
2 12 (16.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (15.49%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (8.45%) IIS
4 6 (8.45%) Lync
4 6 (8.45%) WorkSite
5 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2000
5 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.23%) Apache
6 3 (4.23%) JBoss
6 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.82%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.82%) nginx
8 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Office 365
2 2 (2.82%) OpenShift
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) IaaS
3 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (63.38%) DHCP
2 36 (50.70%) TCP/IP
3 25 (35.21%) SAN
4 14 (19.72%) VLAN
5 13 (18.31%) Network Security
6 12 (16.90%) Firewall
6 12 (16.90%) Cisco IOS
6 12 (16.90%) HSRP
7 9 (12.68%) VPN
8 8 (11.27%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (9.86%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (9.86%) EIGRP
9 7 (9.86%) OSPF
10 3 (4.23%) Wireshark
10 3 (4.23%) SSH
10 3 (4.23%) ADSL
10 3 (4.23%) VoIP
10 3 (4.23%) Wireless
11 2 (2.82%) MPLS
11 2 (2.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (2.82%) Subversion
1 2 (2.82%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (11.27%) Legal
2 5 (7.04%) Law
3 2 (2.82%) Finance
3 2 (2.82%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (15.49%) Consultant
1 11 (15.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (14.08%) Network Engineer
3 9 (12.68%) Administrator
3 9 (12.68%) Analyst
4 8 (11.27%) Technical Consultant
5 7 (9.86%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) IT Support
7 5 (7.04%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Network Administrator
8 3 (4.23%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (4.23%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Field Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Support Technician
9 2 (2.82%) Network Support Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) LAMP
2 3 (4.23%) .NET
2 3 (4.23%) COM
3 2 (2.82%) MSMQ
3 2 (2.82%) XML
3 2 (2.82%) XSD
3 2 (2.82%) XSLT
3 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.82%) Entity Framework
3 2 (2.82%) libvirt
3 2 (2.82%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (2.82%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) EqualLogic
2 6 (8.45%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.04%) Clustering
3 5 (7.04%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.23%) Replication
4 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.82%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.41%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.41%) iPhone
6 1 (1.41%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.41%) iPad
6 1 (1.41%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.41%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 38 (53.52%) Windows
2 18 (25.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (18.31%) Windows XP
4 10 (14.08%) Windows 8
4 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.45%) Linux
6 5 (7.04%) Windows Vista
6 5 (7.04%) Windows 2000
6 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.63%) UNIX
7 4 (5.63%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.63%) CentOS
7 4 (5.63%) Android
8 2 (2.82%) Debian
8 2 (2.82%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (2.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.49%) ITIL
2 5 (7.04%) Information Security
2 5 (7.04%) Identity Management
3 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce
3 4 (5.63%) Time Management
4 3 (4.23%) Network Design
5 2 (2.82%) Service Management
5 2 (2.82%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (2.82%) BCP
5 2 (2.82%) Business Continuity
5 2 (2.82%) Data Modelling
5 2 (2.82%) ETL
5 2 (2.82%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (2.82%) Email Management
5 2 (2.82%) Line Management
5 2 (2.82%) Mentoring
5 2 (2.82%) Software Engineering
5 2 (2.82%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (2.82%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.04%) Bash Shell
2 4 (5.63%) SQL
3 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.23%) Perl
3 3 (4.23%) Python
3 3 (4.23%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.82%) PHP
4 2 (2.82%) C#
4 2 (2.82%) C++
4 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.41%) Ruby
5 1 (1.41%) VBScript
5 1 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (18.31%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (11.27%) CCNP
2 8 (11.27%) Degree
3 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.82%) A+ Certification
4 2 (2.82%) MCSE
4 2 (2.82%) MCP
4 2 (2.82%) MCTS
4 2 (2.82%) MCITP
5 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) JNCIP
5 1 (1.41%) CCSE
5 1 (1.41%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.90%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.23%) SLA
3 2 (2.82%) DO-178B
System Software
1 37 (52.11%) Active Directory
2 29 (40.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (32.39%) Hyper-V
4 15 (21.13%) XenApp
4 15 (21.13%) XenDesktop
5 10 (14.08%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (9.86%) vSphere
7 5 (7.04%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.82%) Samba
8 2 (2.82%) NFS
8 2 (2.82%) Gluster
8 2 (2.82%) oVirt
8 2 (2.82%) GFS2
8 2 (2.82%) iptables
8 2 (2.82%) KVM
8 2 (2.82%) Docker
8 2 (2.82%) RHEV
8 2 (2.82%) Squid
9 1 (1.41%) Postfix
9 1 (1.41%) Snort
Systems Management
1 19 (26.76%) SCCM
2 6 (8.45%) Backup Exec
3 5 (7.04%) SCOM
3 5 (7.04%) SCVMM
3 5 (7.04%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (7.04%) SCDPM
3 5 (7.04%) NetBackup
3 5 (7.04%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (7.04%) Nagios
4 3 (4.23%) Cobbler
4 3 (4.23%) Puppet
5 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (2.82%) Pacemaker
5 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.82%) SELinux
6 1 (1.41%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.41%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 43 (60.56%) Microsoft
2 30 (42.25%) VMware
3 16 (22.54%) HP
3 16 (22.54%) Citrix
4 15 (21.13%) Cisco
5 14 (19.72%) Veeam
6 8 (11.27%) CheckPoint
7 6 (8.45%) McAfee
8 5 (7.04%) Avaya
8 5 (7.04%) Symantec
9 4 (5.63%) Dell
9 4 (5.63%) Apple
9 4 (5.63%) Oracle
10 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.82%) IBM
10 2 (2.82%) Talend
11 1 (1.41%) Ektron
11 1 (1.41%) Polycom
11 1 (1.41%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.41%) Sourcefire
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago