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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 30 36 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing DNS 23 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.82% 4.38% 6.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.08% 22.03% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 14
Average salary £35,250 £30,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.57% -15.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £22,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £42,450
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
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
74 59 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 25.17% 19.87% 26.44%
Number of salaries quoted 73 53 55
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £56,500
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 July 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 46 (82.14%) TCP/IP
2 42 (75.00%) DHCP
3 38 (67.86%) Windows
4 33 (58.93%) Microsoft
5 27 (48.21%) VPN
6 25 (44.64%) Citrix
6 25 (44.64%) MS Excel
6 25 (44.64%) ITIL
6 25 (44.64%) Finance
7 24 (42.86%) Cisco
8 23 (41.07%) Remedy
8 23 (41.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (41.07%) MCSE
8 23 (41.07%) MCSA
8 23 (41.07%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 23 (41.07%) XenApp
9 22 (39.29%) Active Directory
10 20 (35.71%) Client/Server
10 20 (35.71%) BitLocker
11 19 (33.93%) SMTP
12 16 (28.57%) HTTP
13 14 (25.00%) Software Packaging
13 14 (25.00%) Sophos
14 13 (23.21%) Linux
15 12 (21.43%) Python
15 12 (21.43%) SQL
15 12 (21.43%) SIEM
16 11 (19.64%) Firewall
16 11 (19.64%) Wireshark
16 11 (19.64%) Snort

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.14%) IIS
3 4 (7.14%) Apache
4 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.79%) WordPress
5 1 (1.79%) Node.js
5 1 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (44.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (82.14%) TCP/IP
2 42 (75.00%) DHCP
3 27 (48.21%) VPN
4 19 (33.93%) SMTP
5 16 (28.57%) HTTP
6 11 (19.64%) Firewall
6 11 (19.64%) Wireshark
7 7 (12.50%) tcpdump
7 7 (12.50%) SSL
8 6 (10.71%) LDAP
8 6 (10.71%) LAN
8 6 (10.71%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (8.93%) Telnet
9 5 (8.93%) Network Security
9 5 (8.93%) FTP
9 5 (8.93%) Internet
10 3 (5.36%) WAN
11 2 (3.57%) VoIP
11 2 (3.57%) Ethernet
11 2 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) MySQL
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) JIRA
1 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.79%) PHPUnit
General
1 25 (44.64%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Advertising
3 2 (3.57%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.57%) Back Office
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (41.07%) Analyst
2 13 (23.21%) Support Specialist
2 13 (23.21%) Wintel Support
3 9 (16.07%) Network Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) Wintel Specialist
4 8 (14.29%) Network Intrusion Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Incident Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Senior Incident Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Support Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.36%) Administrator
9 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Wintel Analyst
10 2 (3.57%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.79%) Symfony
2 1 (1.79%) CakePHP
2 1 (1.79%) jQuery
2 1 (1.79%) Google Maps API
2 1 (1.79%) Laravel
2 1 (1.79%) Sass
2 1 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (1.79%) .NET
2 1 (1.79%) Middleware
2 1 (1.79%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.71%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 38 (67.86%) Windows
2 13 (23.21%) Linux
3 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.93%) UNIX
5 5 (8.93%) Solaris
6 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (44.64%) ITIL
2 12 (21.43%) SIEM
3 9 (16.07%) Malware Analysis
4 5 (8.93%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (7.14%) Digital Forensics
6 3 (5.36%) Cyber Security
7 2 (3.57%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.57%) Line Management
7 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.57%) Information Security
8 1 (1.79%) TDD
8 1 (1.79%) Computer Forensics
8 1 (1.79%) Network Design
8 1 (1.79%) Change Management
8 1 (1.79%) Resource Management
8 1 (1.79%) CRM
8 1 (1.79%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.79%) ERP
8 1 (1.79%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) SQL
1 12 (21.43%) Python
2 9 (16.07%) PowerShell
3 8 (14.29%) PHP
4 7 (12.50%) Perl
4 7 (12.50%) Ruby
5 6 (10.71%) VBScript
6 4 (7.14%) VB
7 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (41.07%) MCSE
1 23 (41.07%) MCSA
1 23 (41.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.93%) GCIA
3 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.36%) Degree
4 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (41.07%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 23 (41.07%) XenApp
2 22 (39.29%) Active Directory
3 20 (35.71%) BitLocker
4 11 (19.64%) Snort
5 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
6 3 (5.36%) vSphere
7 1 (1.79%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) SCCM
2 3 (5.36%) SCOM
3 1 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.79%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 33 (58.93%) Microsoft
2 25 (44.64%) Citrix
3 24 (42.86%) Cisco
4 23 (41.07%) Remedy
5 14 (25.00%) Sophos
6 10 (17.86%) VMware
7 3 (5.36%) Dell
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle
8 1 (1.79%) SAP
8 1 (1.79%) CA
8 1 (1.79%) Apple
8 1 (1.79%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.79%) Google
8 1 (1.79%) Zoho
8 1 (1.79%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.79%) McAfee
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago