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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 45 31 42
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Permanent jobs citing DNS 10 29 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.48% 7.13% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% 44.62% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 4
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £50,000 £37,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
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
105 65 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 26.05% 15.97% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 73 59 49
Average salary £42,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 19 (95.00%) TCP/IP
2 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 16 (80.00%) Windows
3 13 (65.00%) SMTP
3 13 (65.00%) DHCP
4 10 (50.00%) Firewall
4 10 (50.00%) VMware
4 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (50.00%) SIEM
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (40.00%) HTTP
5 8 (40.00%) SSL
5 8 (40.00%) Apache
5 8 (40.00%) Python
5 8 (40.00%) SQL
5 8 (40.00%) MySQL
5 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (35.00%) IIS
6 7 (35.00%) PHP
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (35.00%) Sourcefire
6 7 (35.00%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (35.00%) vSphere
6 7 (35.00%) SCCM
6 7 (35.00%) SCOM
6 7 (35.00%) NetWitness
7 6 (30.00%) Cisco
7 6 (30.00%) Perl
8 5 (25.00%) ITIL
8 5 (25.00%) LAMP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 8 (40.00%) Apache
2 7 (35.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) TCP/IP
2 13 (65.00%) DHCP
2 13 (65.00%) SMTP
3 10 (50.00%) Firewall
4 8 (40.00%) HTTP
4 8 (40.00%) SSL
5 3 (15.00%) Internet
5 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (15.00%) Network Security
5 3 (15.00%) VPN
6 2 (10.00%) BGP
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (10.00%) HSRP
6 2 (10.00%) MPLS
6 2 (10.00%) OSPF
6 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
6 2 (10.00%) VoIP
6 2 (10.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) MySQL
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (15.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Security Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) SIEM Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) SOC Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) IT Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Support
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (10.00%) PKI
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Unix
5 3 (15.00%) Solaris
6 1 (5.00%) CentOS
6 1 (5.00%) FreeNAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) SIEM
2 7 (35.00%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Analytics
4 3 (15.00%) Malware Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Fault Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (5.00%) Patch Management
6 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Python
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) PHP
3 6 (30.00%) Perl
4 5 (25.00%) Ruby
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (20.00%) VBScript
6 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) CCNP
3 2 (10.00%) CCNP Voice
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (35.00%) vSphere
3 3 (15.00%) Postfix
4 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) SCCM
1 7 (35.00%) SCOM
2 3 (15.00%) RSA Security Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) NetWitness
2 7 (35.00%) Sourcefire
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.00%) Apple
5 1 (5.00%) Dell
5 1 (5.00%) HP
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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