The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Gloucester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 35 26 43
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Permanent jobs citing DNS 7 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.66% 7.18% 2.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.56% 26.53% 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +36.76%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 49 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 23.56% 27.07% 25.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22 42 79
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
Gloucestershire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) Perl
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) LDAP
2 7 (77.78%) SMTP
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Squid
3 6 (66.67%) qmail
3 6 (66.67%) Shell Script
4 5 (55.56%) NetApp
4 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
4 5 (55.56%) NFS
4 5 (55.56%) SNMP
4 5 (55.56%) Apache
4 5 (55.56%) IIS
4 5 (55.56%) CentOS
4 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (55.56%) QA
4 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (55.56%) Ruby
4 5 (55.56%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) HTTP
6 2 (22.22%) MCP
6 2 (22.22%) MCSE
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (55.56%) Apache
1 5 (55.56%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
1 7 (77.78%) LDAP
1 7 (77.78%) SMTP
2 5 (55.56%) SNMP
3 2 (22.22%) HTTP
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
1 5 (55.56%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Support Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) CentOS
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Perl
2 6 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 5 (55.56%) Ruby
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) MCP
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) LPIC
3 1 (11.11%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Squid
2 6 (66.67%) qmail
3 5 (55.56%) NFS
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) Postfix
5 1 (11.11%) Sendmail
5 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) NetApp
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) F5