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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 39 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 8 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.83% 8.99% 5.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.70% 37.21% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 17
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
63 43 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 22.26% 24.16% 24.28%
Number of salaries quoted 52 43 73
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 September 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
3 10 (58.82%) DHCP
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
5 7 (41.18%) Windows XP
5 7 (41.18%) Linux
5 7 (41.18%) MS Office
6 6 (35.29%) LAN
6 6 (35.29%) WAN
6 6 (35.29%) Internet
6 6 (35.29%) Citrix
7 5 (29.41%) Python
7 5 (29.41%) HTML
7 5 (29.41%) PHP
7 5 (29.41%) IIS
7 5 (29.41%) VMware
7 5 (29.41%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (29.41%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (17.65%) Firewall
9 3 (17.65%) UNIX
9 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
9 3 (17.65%) HTTP
9 3 (17.65%) XenApp
9 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Office
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
2 10 (58.82%) DHCP
3 6 (35.29%) LAN
3 6 (35.29%) WAN
3 6 (35.29%) Internet
4 5 (29.41%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (29.41%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (17.65%) Firewall
5 3 (17.65%) HTTP
6 2 (11.76%) SMTP
7 1 (5.88%) VLAN
7 1 (5.88%) VPN
7 1 (5.88%) SAN
7 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
7 1 (5.88%) tcpdump
General
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Security Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) IT Support
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Fat Client
1 2 (11.76%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Handset
2 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows XP
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) UNIX
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.76%) Solaris
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (5.88%) Change Management
2 1 (5.88%) Information Security
2 1 (5.88%) Project Management
2 1 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (5.88%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Python
1 5 (29.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) XenApp
4 2 (11.76%) vSphere
5 1 (5.88%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Websense
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Remedy
5 1 (5.88%) Apple
5 1 (5.88%) Vizioncore
5 1 (5.88%) Meraki
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago