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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 88 90 97
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing DNS 40 36 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.99% 1.78% 1.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.87% 10.68% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 37 29 23
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £18,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £43,400 £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
337 337 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.74% 16.70% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 298 205 176
Average salary £40,000 £38,800 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% -8.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 May 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Bristol

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 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 35 (58.33%) DHCP
2 34 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 29 (48.33%) TCP/IP
4 28 (46.67%) Windows
4 28 (46.67%) VMware
4 28 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (41.67%) Active Directory
6 21 (35.00%) SAN
7 19 (31.67%) Hyper-V
8 17 (28.33%) MS Exchange
9 16 (26.67%) HP
10 15 (25.00%) Cisco
10 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (23.33%) SCCM
11 14 (23.33%) XenApp
11 14 (23.33%) XenDesktop
11 14 (23.33%) Veeam
11 14 (23.33%) EqualLogic
11 14 (23.33%) VLAN
12 13 (21.67%) Citrix
12 13 (21.67%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (21.67%) Network Security
13 12 (20.00%) PCI DSS
13 12 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
13 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (20.00%) HSRP
14 11 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2003
14 11 (18.33%) Firewall
15 10 (16.67%) Windows XP
15 10 (16.67%) ITIL

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 17 (28.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (10.00%) WorkSite
4 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (10.00%) Lync
5 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2000
5 5 (8.33%) IIS
6 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (3.33%) OpenStack
7 2 (3.33%) JBoss
7 2 (3.33%) Apache
7 2 (3.33%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.33%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (58.33%) DHCP
2 29 (48.33%) TCP/IP
3 21 (35.00%) SAN
4 14 (23.33%) VLAN
5 13 (21.67%) Network Security
6 12 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
6 12 (20.00%) HSRP
7 11 (18.33%) Firewall
8 8 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (11.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (11.67%) OSPF
9 7 (11.67%) EIGRP
9 7 (11.67%) VPN
10 3 (5.00%) Wireless
10 3 (5.00%) SSH
10 3 (5.00%) Wireshark
11 2 (3.33%) SNMP
11 2 (3.33%) MPLS
11 2 (3.33%) Unified Communications
12 1 (1.67%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (3.33%) Subversion
1 2 (3.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (13.33%) Legal
2 5 (8.33%) Law
3 2 (3.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (16.67%) Consultant
2 9 (15.00%) Analyst
2 9 (15.00%) Administrator
3 8 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
3 8 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Network Administrator
6 5 (8.33%) IT Support
7 3 (5.00%) Support Technician
7 3 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.33%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Applications Support Technician
9 1 (1.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) LAMP
2 2 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.33%) Entity Framework
2 2 (3.33%) libvirt
2 2 (3.33%) XML
2 2 (3.33%) XSD
2 2 (3.33%) XSLT
2 2 (3.33%) MSMQ
2 2 (3.33%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) EqualLogic
2 6 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (10.00%) Clustering
3 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.00%) Replication
4 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.67%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.67%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.67%) Handset
6 1 (1.67%) iPhone
6 1 (1.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 28 (46.67%) Windows
2 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 7 (11.67%) Windows 8
5 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.33%) Linux
6 5 (8.33%) Windows 2000
6 5 (8.33%) Windows Vista
7 4 (6.67%) Android
7 4 (6.67%) CentOS
8 3 (5.00%) UNIX
9 2 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (3.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.33%) Debian
9 2 (3.33%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.67%) ITIL
2 5 (8.33%) Identity Management
2 5 (8.33%) Information Security
3 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (6.67%) Time Management
4 3 (5.00%) Network Design
4 3 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (3.33%) ETL
5 2 (3.33%) BCP
5 2 (3.33%) Service Management
5 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.33%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (3.33%) Email Management
5 2 (3.33%) Line Management
5 2 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 3 (5.00%) Perl
2 3 (5.00%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) Python
3 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.33%) PHP
3 2 (3.33%) C#
3 2 (3.33%) C++
3 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.67%) Ruby
4 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (13.33%) CCNP
3 5 (8.33%) Degree
4 3 (5.00%) MCSE
4 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.00%) MCITP
5 1 (1.67%) CCSE
5 1 (1.67%) JNCIP
5 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.33%) DO-178B
2 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 19 (31.67%) Hyper-V
4 14 (23.33%) XenApp
4 14 (23.33%) XenDesktop
5 10 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (11.67%) vSphere
7 5 (8.33%) VMware ESX
8 2 (3.33%) Samba
8 2 (3.33%) NFS
8 2 (3.33%) Squid
8 2 (3.33%) Gluster
8 2 (3.33%) KVM
8 2 (3.33%) Docker
8 2 (3.33%) RHEV
8 2 (3.33%) oVirt
8 2 (3.33%) GFS2
8 2 (3.33%) iptables
9 1 (1.67%) Postfix
9 1 (1.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 14 (23.33%) SCCM
2 6 (10.00%) Backup Exec
3 5 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (8.33%) Nagios
3 5 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (8.33%) NetBackup
4 3 (5.00%) Cobbler
4 3 (5.00%) Puppet
5 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.33%) SELinux
5 2 (3.33%) Pacemaker
6 1 (1.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 28 (46.67%) VMware
3 16 (26.67%) HP
4 15 (25.00%) Cisco
5 14 (23.33%) Veeam
6 13 (21.67%) Citrix
7 8 (13.33%) CheckPoint
8 6 (10.00%) McAfee
9 5 (8.33%) Symantec
9 5 (8.33%) Avaya
10 4 (6.67%) Oracle
10 4 (6.67%) Apple
11 2 (3.33%) IBM
11 2 (3.33%) Dell
11 2 (3.33%) Talend
12 1 (1.67%) LexisNexis
12 1 (1.67%) F5
12 1 (1.67%) Juniper
12 1 (1.67%) Nokia
12 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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