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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 87 76 70
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 36 42 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.94% 2.66% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.43% 16.34% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 28 31 34
Average salary £30,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.43% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £41,150 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
268 257 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.45% 16.26% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 227 189 212
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £55,000 £60,000
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 19 September 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Bristol

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 87 (93.55%) Windows
2 58 (62.37%) Active Directory
3 56 (60.22%) VMware
4 51 (54.84%) DHCP
5 49 (52.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 46 (49.46%) Microsoft
7 45 (48.39%) TCP/IP
8 44 (47.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (40.86%) VMware ESX
10 36 (38.71%) Windows 7
10 36 (38.71%) VPN
11 34 (36.56%) MS Exchange
12 33 (35.48%) Firewall
13 31 (33.33%) Windows XP
14 30 (32.26%) Linux
15 29 (31.18%) SQL Server
16 28 (30.11%) vSphere
17 26 (27.96%) Windows Server 2003
18 25 (26.88%) Microsoft Certification
19 24 (25.81%) IIS
19 24 (25.81%) SAN
20 23 (24.73%) SMTP
20 23 (24.73%) Exchange Server 2010
21 22 (23.66%) MySQL
22 20 (21.51%) HTML
22 20 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
22 20 (21.51%) Windows Vista
22 20 (21.51%) Windows 8
23 19 (20.43%) Analytical Skills
24 18 (19.35%) MS Excel

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 34 (36.56%) MS Exchange
2 24 (25.81%) IIS
3 23 (24.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (12.90%) Lync
6 11 (11.83%) Exchange Server 2000
7 7 (7.53%) Tomcat
7 7 (7.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
9 4 (4.30%) Apache
10 3 (3.23%) ColdFusion
11 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (2.15%) nginx
12 1 (1.08%) WorkSite
12 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (1.08%) TeamSite
12 1 (1.08%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.15%) CloudFront
2 1 (1.08%) Office 365
2 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (54.84%) DHCP
2 45 (48.39%) TCP/IP
3 36 (38.71%) VPN
4 33 (35.48%) Firewall
5 24 (25.81%) SAN
6 23 (24.73%) SMTP
7 17 (18.28%) HTTP
8 14 (15.05%) LAN
8 14 (15.05%) IPsec
9 13 (13.98%) Network Security
9 13 (13.98%) VoIP
10 12 (12.90%) WAN
11 10 (10.75%) ISDN
11 10 (10.75%) PPTP
12 8 (8.60%) H.323
12 8 (8.60%) LDAP
13 7 (7.53%) SSL
14 5 (5.38%) Internet
14 5 (5.38%) NAS
15 4 (4.30%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (31.18%) SQL Server
2 22 (23.66%) MySQL
3 8 (8.60%) Big Data
4 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Subversion
2 2 (2.15%) Hudson
2 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.08%) Bugzilla
General
1 13 (13.98%) Telecoms
2 11 (11.83%) Back Office
3 7 (7.53%) Finance
4 6 (6.45%) Banking
5 3 (3.23%) Retail
5 3 (3.23%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.08%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.08%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (20.43%) Administrator
2 18 (19.35%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (15.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) Analyst
4 11 (11.83%) Windows Administrator
4 11 (11.83%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 10 (10.75%) Support Engineer
6 9 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (8.60%) Network Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Support Analyst
10 5 (5.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 5 (5.38%) Web Engineer
10 5 (5.38%) Operations Engineer
11 4 (4.30%) Security Engineer
11 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 4 (4.30%) IT Manager
11 4 (4.30%) Trainer
11 4 (4.30%) IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.51%) HTML
2 17 (18.28%) XML
3 5 (5.38%) Software Packaging
3 5 (5.38%) Web Services
4 4 (4.30%) COM
5 3 (3.23%) jQuery
5 3 (3.23%) Middleware
6 2 (2.15%) .NET
7 1 (1.08%) CSS
7 1 (1.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.43%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.60%) Blackberry
4 5 (5.38%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (5.38%) Digital Media
5 4 (4.30%) Clustering
6 3 (3.23%) PKI
6 3 (3.23%) EqualLogic
6 3 (3.23%) iPhone
6 3 (3.23%) Replication
6 3 (3.23%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.23%) Smartcard
7 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.08%) iPad
8 1 (1.08%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 87 (93.55%) Windows
2 44 (47.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (38.71%) Windows 7
4 31 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 30 (32.26%) Linux
6 26 (27.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (21.51%) Windows Vista
7 20 (21.51%) Windows 8
8 11 (11.83%) Windows 2000
9 6 (6.45%) Mac OS X
9 6 (6.45%) UNIX
10 5 (5.38%) CentOS
10 5 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (3.23%) Apple iOS
11 3 (3.23%) Android
12 2 (2.15%) Ubuntu
13 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (15.05%) Identity Management
3 13 (13.98%) ITIL
4 10 (10.75%) Configuration Management
4 10 (10.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (9.68%) Asset Management
5 9 (9.68%) CRM
6 8 (8.60%) DNA
6 8 (8.60%) High Availability
7 7 (7.53%) Service Management
8 6 (6.45%) Incident Management
8 6 (6.45%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.30%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (4.30%) Capacity Management
10 4 (4.30%) Data Protection
10 4 (4.30%) Project Planning
10 4 (4.30%) Load Balancing
10 4 (4.30%) Problem Management
10 4 (4.30%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.60%) SQL
1 8 (8.60%) Java
2 6 (6.45%) PHP
3 3 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.23%) Objective-C
3 3 (3.23%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.15%) Perl
4 2 (2.15%) VBScript
4 2 (2.15%) VB
5 1 (1.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (26.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (18.28%) Security Cleared
3 14 (15.05%) Degree
3 14 (15.05%) MCSE
4 10 (10.75%) MCSA
5 9 (9.68%) MCTS
6 7 (7.53%) MCITP
6 7 (7.53%) MCP
6 7 (7.53%) SC Cleared
7 5 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (5.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (4.30%) CCNP
8 4 (4.30%) CCNA
9 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.08%) CCENT
10 1 (1.08%) HP ASE
10 1 (1.08%) HP MASE
10 1 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.08%) CCDP
10 1 (1.08%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.75%) SLA
2 3 (3.23%) COBIT
3 2 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 58 (62.37%) Active Directory
2 49 (52.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (40.86%) VMware ESX
4 28 (30.11%) vSphere
5 8 (8.60%) Terminal Services
6 5 (5.38%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (4.30%) Hyper-V
8 3 (3.23%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (2.15%) NFS
9 2 (2.15%) Samba
10 1 (1.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.08%) ProxySG
10 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 14 (15.05%) Backup Exec
2 10 (10.75%) Nagios
3 9 (9.68%) SCCM
3 9 (9.68%) NetBackup
4 8 (8.60%) logstash
4 8 (8.60%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (8.60%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (6.45%) Puppet
6 5 (5.38%) WSUS
7 3 (3.23%) Vagrant
7 3 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (3.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (3.23%) Plesk
Vendors
1 56 (60.22%) VMware
2 46 (49.46%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.83%) Cisco
4 9 (9.68%) Symantec
4 9 (9.68%) McAfee
5 8 (8.60%) SolarWinds
6 5 (5.38%) Dell
7 4 (4.30%) Citrix
7 4 (4.30%) Juniper
7 4 (4.30%) HP
7 4 (4.30%) Oracle
8 3 (3.23%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.23%) Apple
8 3 (3.23%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (2.15%) Akamai
9 2 (2.15%) F5
9 2 (2.15%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.15%) IronPort
9 2 (2.15%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.08%) Fortinet
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