The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 32 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.34% 5.53% 6.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.00% 28.89% 32.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 17
Average salary £47,500 £28,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -32.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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 Gloucester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 45 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 14.62% 19.15% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 50
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £46,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

DNS
Salary Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Gloucester region.

DNS Salary Trend in Gloucester

DNS
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Gloucester

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 10 (90.91%) Perl
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) TCP/IP
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco
3 7 (63.64%) SMTP
3 7 (63.64%) LDAP
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) Squid
4 6 (54.55%) CentOS
4 6 (54.55%) qmail
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
4 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
5 5 (45.45%) NetApp
5 5 (45.45%) HTTP
5 5 (45.45%) NFS
5 5 (45.45%) SNMP
5 5 (45.45%) Apache
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) IIS
5 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) Ruby
5 5 (45.45%) QA
6 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
7 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) Windows
8 2 (18.18%) Internet
8 2 (18.18%) Telnet

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 (45.45%) IIS
1 5 (45.45%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) TCP/IP
2 7 (63.64%) LDAP
2 7 (63.64%) SMTP
3 5 (45.45%) HTTP
3 5 (45.45%) SNMP
4 2 (18.18%) Internet
4 2 (18.18%) Telnet
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
5 1 (9.09%) tcpdump
5 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Support Manager
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) CentOS
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX
5 1 (9.09%) Debian
5 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Security
2 1 (9.09%) SIEM
2 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
2 1 (9.09%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Perl
2 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
3 5 (45.45%) Ruby
4 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) AWK
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) GIAC
2 1 (9.09%) LPIC
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CCENT
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Squid
2 6 (54.55%) qmail
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) NFS
4 1 (9.09%) ISA Server
4 1 (9.09%) Snort
4 1 (9.09%) Postfix
4 1 (9.09%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
3 5 (45.45%) NetApp
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper
5 1 (9.09%) NetIQ
5 1 (9.09%) F5
5 1 (9.09%) Splunk
5 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm