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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 29 53 34
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -19
Permanent jobs citing DNS 27 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.52% 2.53% 4.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.53% 9.38% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 8
Average salary £35,000 £23,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.93% -37.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,900 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £38,500 £48,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.45% -5.33%
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
83 96 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 23.12% 26.97% 24.31%
Number of salaries quoted 78 86 50
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
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 29 May 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 52 (83.87%) Windows
2 51 (82.26%) TCP/IP
3 47 (75.81%) DHCP
4 34 (54.84%) Cisco
4 34 (54.84%) Microsoft
5 32 (51.61%) Active Directory
6 29 (46.77%) Citrix
6 29 (46.77%) MS Excel
7 28 (45.16%) ITIL
7 28 (45.16%) Finance
8 25 (40.32%) VPN
9 24 (38.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (38.71%) Remedy
9 24 (38.71%) MCSE
9 24 (38.71%) MCSA
9 24 (38.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 24 (38.71%) XenApp
10 20 (32.26%) Client/Server
10 20 (32.26%) VMware
10 20 (32.26%) BitLocker
11 19 (30.65%) Software Packaging
11 19 (30.65%) Sophos
12 18 (29.03%) SQL
13 17 (27.42%) Linux
14 16 (25.81%) HTTP
15 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (20.97%) Firewall
15 13 (20.97%) SMTP
16 12 (19.35%) SSL
16 12 (19.35%) SCCM

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 4 (6.45%) Apache
2 3 (4.84%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.23%) Lync
3 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (1.61%) CMS
4 1 (1.61%) WordPress
4 1 (1.61%) Node.js
4 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 29 (46.77%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (82.26%) TCP/IP
2 47 (75.81%) DHCP
3 25 (40.32%) VPN
4 16 (25.81%) HTTP
5 13 (20.97%) Firewall
5 13 (20.97%) SMTP
6 12 (19.35%) SSL
7 11 (17.74%) Wireshark
7 11 (17.74%) LDAP
8 10 (16.13%) FTP
8 10 (16.13%) LAN
8 10 (16.13%) Telnet
9 7 (11.29%) tcpdump
10 6 (9.68%) WAN
11 5 (8.06%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (6.45%) Internet
13 3 (4.84%) Network Security
14 1 (1.61%) BGP
14 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
14 1 (1.61%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.68%) MySQL
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) JIRA
1 1 (1.61%) PHPUnit
1 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (45.16%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Analyst
2 19 (30.65%) Support Specialist
3 15 (24.19%) Wintel Support
4 14 (22.58%) Wintel Specialist
5 9 (14.52%) Network Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Network Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Administrator
7 5 (8.06%) Lead Network Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Server Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support
10 2 (3.23%) Wintel Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Incident Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Senior Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.65%) Software Packaging
2 2 (3.23%) .NET
3 1 (1.61%) LAMP
3 1 (1.61%) jQuery
3 1 (1.61%) Google Maps API
3 1 (1.61%) Symfony
3 1 (1.61%) CakePHP
3 1 (1.61%) Sass
3 1 (1.61%) Laravel
3 1 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.26%) Client/Server
2 5 (8.06%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 52 (83.87%) Windows
2 17 (27.42%) Linux
3 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.06%) UNIX
6 4 (6.45%) Solaris
7 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.61%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) ITIL
2 12 (19.35%) SIEM
3 8 (12.90%) Malware Analysis
4 7 (11.29%) Information Security
5 5 (8.06%) Network Architecture
6 4 (6.45%) Cyber Security
6 4 (6.45%) Digital Forensics
6 4 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (6.45%) Service Management
7 2 (3.23%) Resource Management
7 2 (3.23%) Time Management
7 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.23%) ERP
8 1 (1.61%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.61%) CRM
8 1 (1.61%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.61%) SOA
8 1 (1.61%) Computer Forensics
8 1 (1.61%) Network Design
8 1 (1.61%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.03%) SQL
2 11 (17.74%) Python
2 11 (17.74%) Perl
3 7 (11.29%) PHP
3 7 (11.29%) Ruby
4 5 (8.06%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.45%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.23%) VBScript
6 2 (3.23%) Java
6 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (38.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 24 (38.71%) MCSE
1 24 (38.71%) MCSA
2 5 (8.06%) GCIA
2 5 (8.06%) Degree
3 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.61%) CCNP
6 1 (1.61%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 24 (38.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 24 (38.71%) XenApp
3 20 (32.26%) BitLocker
4 11 (17.74%) Snort
5 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (4.84%) vSphere
6 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.61%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 12 (19.35%) SCCM
2 3 (4.84%) SCOM
3 1 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 34 (54.84%) Cisco
1 34 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 29 (46.77%) Citrix
3 24 (38.71%) Remedy
4 20 (32.26%) VMware
5 19 (30.65%) Sophos
6 5 (8.06%) CheckPoint
6 5 (8.06%) Juniper
7 2 (3.23%) SAP
7 2 (3.23%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.61%) Apple
8 1 (1.61%) Dell
8 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.61%) McAfee
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle
8 1 (1.61%) Google
8 1 (1.61%) Zoho
8 1 (1.61%) LogRhythm
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