The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 26 52 31
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -21
Permanent jobs citing DNS 31 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.83% 1.95% 6.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.90% 6.45% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 29 6 14
Average salary £33,000 £35,750 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,250 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
DNS
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
84 93 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 21.21% 30.19% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 71 87 53
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £21,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

DNS
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Cheltenham region.

DNS Salary Trend in Cheltenham

DNS
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 68 (91.89%) Windows
2 64 (86.49%) DHCP
2 64 (86.49%) TCP/IP
3 47 (63.51%) Cisco
4 38 (51.35%) Active Directory
5 37 (50.00%) Finance
6 36 (48.65%) Microsoft
7 34 (45.95%) Citrix
8 33 (44.59%) MS Excel
9 32 (43.24%) ITIL
9 32 (43.24%) VMware
10 28 (37.84%) XenApp
10 28 (37.84%) VPN
11 27 (36.49%) MCSE
11 27 (36.49%) MCSA
11 27 (36.49%) Microsoft Certification
11 27 (36.49%) Remedy
11 27 (36.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 25 (33.78%) Linux
13 24 (32.43%) LDAP
13 24 (32.43%) SSL
13 24 (32.43%) FTP
13 24 (32.43%) Telnet
14 23 (31.08%) Client/Server
15 22 (29.73%) SQL
15 22 (29.73%) Sophos
15 22 (29.73%) Software Packaging
16 21 (28.38%) HTTP
17 19 (25.68%) Information Security
18 17 (22.97%) Firewall

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 5 (6.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.05%) Lync
4 2 (2.70%) IIS
5 1 (1.35%) Apache
5 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 33 (44.59%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 64 (86.49%) DHCP
1 64 (86.49%) TCP/IP
2 28 (37.84%) VPN
3 24 (32.43%) SSL
3 24 (32.43%) FTP
3 24 (32.43%) LDAP
3 24 (32.43%) Telnet
4 21 (28.38%) HTTP
5 17 (22.97%) Firewall
6 15 (20.27%) SMTP
7 13 (17.57%) Wireshark
7 13 (17.57%) LAN
8 9 (12.16%) tcpdump
9 8 (10.81%) WAN
10 6 (8.11%) Network Security
10 6 (8.11%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (1.35%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.35%) Internet
11 1 (1.35%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.35%) MySQL
General
1 37 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (35.14%) Analyst
2 21 (28.38%) Support Specialist
3 17 (22.97%) Network Engineer
4 16 (21.62%) Lead Network Engineer
5 15 (20.27%) Wintel Support
5 15 (20.27%) Wintel Specialist
6 8 (10.81%) Network Analyst
7 7 (9.46%) Support Analyst
8 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (6.76%) Server Engineer
10 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 3 (4.05%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (4.05%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 2 (2.70%) Windows Support Analyst
12 2 (2.70%) Wintel Analyst
12 2 (2.70%) Senior Network Analyst
12 2 (2.70%) Administrator
12 2 (2.70%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (29.73%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (1.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.08%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 68 (91.89%) Windows
2 25 (33.78%) Linux
3 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.76%) UNIX
6 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.24%) ITIL
2 19 (25.68%) Information Security
3 15 (20.27%) Network Architecture
4 14 (18.92%) SIEM
5 5 (6.76%) Analytics
5 5 (6.76%) Cyber Security
5 5 (6.76%) Service Management
6 3 (4.05%) Time Management
7 2 (2.70%) Digital Forensics
7 2 (2.70%) Resource Management
7 2 (2.70%) ERP
8 1 (1.35%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.35%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.35%) Computer Forensics
8 1 (1.35%) Network Design
8 1 (1.35%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (1.35%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (1.35%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.73%) SQL
2 14 (18.92%) Perl
3 9 (12.16%) Bash Shell
4 6 (8.11%) Python
5 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.41%) Ruby
7 2 (2.70%) Java
8 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (36.49%) MCSE
1 27 (36.49%) MCSA
1 27 (36.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (17.57%) Security Cleared
3 9 (12.16%) SC Cleared
4 7 (9.46%) DV Cleared
4 7 (9.46%) Degree
4 7 (9.46%) GCIA
5 5 (6.76%) GCIH
5 5 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.05%) CCNP
6 3 (4.05%) CCNA
7 1 (1.35%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (51.35%) Active Directory
2 28 (37.84%) XenApp
3 27 (36.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 13 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (17.57%) Snort
5 3 (4.05%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (14.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (63.51%) Cisco
2 36 (48.65%) Microsoft
3 34 (45.95%) Citrix
4 32 (43.24%) VMware
5 27 (36.49%) Remedy
6 22 (29.73%) Sophos
7 16 (21.62%) Juniper
7 16 (21.62%) CheckPoint
8 5 (6.76%) LogRhythm
9 2 (2.70%) JD Edwards
9 2 (2.70%) SAP
10 1 (1.35%) Oracle
10 1 (1.35%) Dell
10 1 (1.35%) Apple
Cheltenham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham
Pertemps ERP
Salary: 25k-28k + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Cheltenham
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £33,000 - £36,000 + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago