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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 41 42 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs citing DNS 14 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.22% 2.20% 8.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.28% 10.53% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 16
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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
86 57 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 25.90% 20.88% 26.18%
Number of salaries quoted 77 48 50
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £40,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 34 (82.93%) TCP/IP
2 33 (80.49%) DHCP
3 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
4 25 (60.98%) Windows
5 20 (48.78%) VPN
6 19 (46.34%) SMTP
6 19 (46.34%) Finance
7 18 (43.90%) MS Excel
7 18 (43.90%) ITIL
7 18 (43.90%) Citrix
8 17 (41.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (41.46%) Remedy
8 17 (41.46%) MCSE
8 17 (41.46%) MCSA
8 17 (41.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 17 (41.46%) XenApp
9 16 (39.02%) Client/Server
9 16 (39.02%) Cisco
9 16 (39.02%) BitLocker
10 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
11 12 (29.27%) Firewall
12 11 (26.83%) Linux
13 10 (24.39%) Sophos
13 10 (24.39%) HTTP
13 10 (24.39%) Software Packaging
14 8 (19.51%) PHP
14 8 (19.51%) SQL
14 8 (19.51%) Malware Analysis
15 7 (17.07%) Office 365
15 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
1 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (9.76%) IIS
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.32%) Apache
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.44%) Node.js
4 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.44%) WordPress
4 1 (2.44%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (43.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (82.93%) TCP/IP
2 33 (80.49%) DHCP
3 20 (48.78%) VPN
4 19 (46.34%) SMTP
5 12 (29.27%) Firewall
6 10 (24.39%) HTTP
7 6 (14.63%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (14.63%) SSL
8 5 (12.20%) tcpdump
8 5 (12.20%) LAN
8 5 (12.20%) LDAP
8 5 (12.20%) Internet
8 5 (12.20%) Wireshark
9 4 (9.76%) Network Security
9 4 (9.76%) Telnet
9 4 (9.76%) FTP
10 3 (7.32%) VoIP
10 3 (7.32%) Ethernet
10 3 (7.32%) IPv4
10 3 (7.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (12.20%) MySQL
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) PHPUnit
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 19 (46.34%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Advertising
3 3 (7.32%) Back Office
4 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Analyst
2 11 (26.83%) Wintel Support
3 9 (21.95%) Support Specialist
4 7 (17.07%) Wintel Specialist
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Network Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Network Intrusion Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.32%) Administrator
8 3 (7.32%) Incident Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Incident Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) IT Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (4.88%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.44%) Laravel
2 1 (2.44%) Sass
2 1 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.44%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) Symfony
2 1 (2.44%) CakePHP
2 1 (2.44%) jQuery
2 1 (2.44%) Google Maps API
2 1 (2.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.32%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (60.98%) Windows
2 11 (26.83%) Linux
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (12.20%) Solaris
6 3 (7.32%) Windows 8
6 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.44%) UNIX
7 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) ITIL
2 8 (19.51%) Malware Analysis
3 6 (14.63%) SIEM
4 5 (12.20%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.32%) Line Management
5 3 (7.32%) Cyber Security
5 3 (7.32%) Digital Forensics
5 3 (7.32%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.44%) Network Management
7 1 (2.44%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.44%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.44%) Analytics
7 1 (2.44%) DevOps
7 1 (2.44%) SOA
7 1 (2.44%) CRM
7 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.44%) Change Management
7 1 (2.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) PHP
1 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) Python
3 6 (14.63%) VBScript
4 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
4 4 (9.76%) VB
5 3 (7.32%) Ruby
6 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft Certification
1 17 (41.46%) MCSE
1 17 (41.46%) MCSA
2 4 (9.76%) GCIA
3 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) Degree
4 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (41.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 17 (41.46%) XenApp
2 16 (39.02%) BitLocker
3 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
4 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (12.20%) Snort
6 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
6 3 (7.32%) vSphere
7 1 (2.44%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) SCCM
2 3 (7.32%) SCOM
3 1 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.44%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
2 18 (43.90%) Citrix
3 17 (41.46%) Remedy
4 16 (39.02%) Cisco
5 10 (24.39%) Sophos
6 7 (17.07%) VMware
7 3 (7.32%) Dell
8 1 (2.44%) Zoho
8 1 (2.44%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.44%) CA
8 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.44%) McAfee
8 1 (2.44%) Google
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus package
Posted: 3 days ago