The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 38 26 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing DNS 9 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.13% 6.60% 4.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.79% 25.93% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 4
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £35,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,800 £36,150
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +6.42%
Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
57 54 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 19.79% 25.47% 24.54%
Number of salaries quoted 52 53 75
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
Gloucestershire

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 23 July 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) DHCP
3 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
4 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
5 9 (52.94%) Citrix
6 8 (47.06%) Windows XP
6 8 (47.06%) MS Office
7 7 (41.18%) IIS
7 7 (41.18%) LAN
7 7 (41.18%) WAN
8 6 (35.29%) VMware
8 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (29.41%) Structured Cabling
9 5 (29.41%) HTML
10 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
10 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
10 4 (23.53%) Linux
10 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (23.53%) XenApp
11 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
11 3 (17.65%) SAN
11 3 (17.65%) MCSE
11 3 (17.65%) MCSA
11 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (11.76%) Websense
12 2 (11.76%) Change Management
12 2 (11.76%) Firewall
12 2 (11.76%) SharePoint

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 7 (41.18%) IIS
2 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.88%) Lync
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Office
2 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) DHCP
2 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
3 7 (41.18%) LAN
3 7 (41.18%) WAN
4 5 (29.41%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (17.65%) SAN
6 2 (11.76%) Firewall
7 1 (5.88%) VLAN
7 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
7 1 (5.88%) tcpdump
7 1 (5.88%) HTTP
7 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Support Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (23.53%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) IT Support
5 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Thin Client
1 2 (11.76%) Clustering
1 2 (11.76%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.88%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows XP
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
5 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Change Management
2 1 (5.88%) Migration
2 1 (5.88%) Information Security
2 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
2 3 (17.65%) MCSA
3 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) MCP
4 1 (5.88%) CCA
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.88%) MCTS
4 1 (5.88%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) XenApp
4 2 (11.76%) vSphere
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.88%) NFS
5 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.88%) Snort
5 1 (5.88%) Xen
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) Citrix
3 6 (35.29%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Websense
5 1 (5.88%) Vizioncore
5 1 (5.88%) Meraki
5 1 (5.88%) Apple
5 1 (5.88%) Remedy
5 1 (5.88%) HP
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago