The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 49 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 46 26 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.67% 2.80% 4.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.89% 13.20% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 43 20 25
Average salary £33,000 £29,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.86% -21.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.04%
DNS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
201 197 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.43% 21.18% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 174 144 201
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

DNS
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

DNS Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

DNS
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +19 26 £35,000 +20.68% 4
Gloucester -1 13 £28,500 -43.00% 1
Cirencester 0 4 £28,000 -6.66%
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 74 (73.27%) Windows
2 66 (65.35%) TCP/IP
3 56 (55.45%) DHCP
4 53 (52.48%) Cisco
5 52 (51.49%) Microsoft
6 47 (46.53%) VPN
7 46 (45.54%) VMware
8 45 (44.55%) Active Directory
9 40 (39.60%) Citrix
10 39 (38.61%) VMware Infrastructure
11 37 (36.63%) Linux
11 37 (36.63%) Firewall
12 36 (35.64%) ITIL
13 34 (33.66%) MS Excel
14 32 (31.68%) MS Exchange
14 32 (31.68%) Finance
15 25 (24.75%) SMTP
15 25 (24.75%) Microsoft Certification
15 25 (24.75%) XenApp
16 24 (23.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 24 (23.76%) MCSE
16 24 (23.76%) MCSA
16 24 (23.76%) SQL
16 24 (23.76%) Remedy
17 21 (20.79%) Windows Server 2008
18 20 (19.80%) BitLocker
18 20 (19.80%) Client/Server
19 19 (18.81%) HTTP
19 19 (18.81%) Windows Server 2012
19 19 (18.81%) Incident Management

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 32 (31.68%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (9.90%) IIS
4 7 (6.93%) Apache
5 3 (2.97%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.97%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.99%) WordPress
7 1 (0.99%) Lync
7 1 (0.99%) Node.js
7 1 (0.99%) CMS
7 1 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 34 (33.66%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.99%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.85%) Office 365
2 5 (4.95%) SaaS
2 5 (4.95%) PaaS
3 3 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 66 (65.35%) TCP/IP
2 56 (55.45%) DHCP
3 47 (46.53%) VPN
4 37 (36.63%) Firewall
5 25 (24.75%) SMTP
6 19 (18.81%) HTTP
7 18 (17.82%) LAN
7 18 (17.82%) MPLS
8 16 (15.84%) SSL
9 14 (13.86%) WAN
10 13 (12.87%) Wireshark
11 12 (11.88%) Network Security
12 9 (8.91%) tcpdump
12 9 (8.91%) LDAP
13 8 (7.92%) FTP
13 8 (7.92%) Telnet
14 7 (6.93%) Intrusion Detection
14 7 (6.93%) VoIP
15 6 (5.94%) SAN
15 6 (5.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.91%) MySQL
3 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (3.96%) JIRA
2 3 (2.97%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.97%) JMeter
2 3 (2.97%) NeoLoad
3 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.99%) PHPUnit
General
1 32 (31.68%) Finance
2 6 (5.94%) Advertising
3 4 (3.96%) Back Office
4 3 (2.97%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.97%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (30.69%) Analyst
2 25 (24.75%) Support Engineer
3 14 (13.86%) Support Specialist
3 14 (13.86%) Wintel Support
4 11 (10.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (9.90%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (9.90%) Network Analyst
6 9 (8.91%) Network Intrusion Analyst
6 9 (8.91%) Wintel Specialist
7 8 (7.92%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (6.93%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) Wintel Engineer
10 5 (4.95%) Support Analyst
11 4 (3.96%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (3.96%) Administrator
11 4 (3.96%) Wintel Analyst
11 4 (3.96%) Wintel Support Engineer
12 3 (2.97%) Incident Analyst
12 3 (2.97%) Senior Incident Analyst
12 3 (2.97%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.85%) Software Packaging
2 7 (6.93%) .NET
3 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.97%) SOAP
3 3 (2.97%) Web Services
3 3 (2.97%) WinForms
3 3 (2.97%) WCF
3 3 (2.97%) WPF
4 1 (0.99%) Symfony
4 1 (0.99%) CakePHP
4 1 (0.99%) jQuery
4 1 (0.99%) Google Maps API
4 1 (0.99%) Laravel
4 1 (0.99%) Sass
4 1 (0.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.99%) Middleware
4 1 (0.99%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.80%) Client/Server
2 7 (6.93%) Clustering
3 5 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.97%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.97%) FMCG
4 3 (2.97%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.98%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 74 (73.27%) Windows
2 37 (36.63%) Linux
3 21 (20.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (18.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (9.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (5.94%) Solaris
7 5 (4.95%) Windows XP
7 5 (4.95%) UNIX
7 5 (4.95%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.96%) CentOS
9 3 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.64%) ITIL
2 19 (18.81%) Incident Management
3 15 (14.85%) SIEM
4 11 (10.89%) Malware Analysis
5 9 (8.91%) Load Balancing
6 8 (7.92%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (5.94%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (4.95%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.95%) Digital Forensics
9 4 (3.96%) Time Management
9 4 (3.96%) Cyber Security
9 4 (3.96%) Information Security
10 3 (2.97%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (2.97%) Network Design
10 3 (2.97%) Requirements Management
10 3 (2.97%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.97%) ERP
10 3 (2.97%) Performance Testing
10 3 (2.97%) Network Architecture
10 3 (2.97%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (23.76%) SQL
2 14 (13.86%) Python
3 12 (11.88%) PHP
4 9 (8.91%) Perl
5 8 (7.92%) PowerShell
6 7 (6.93%) Ruby
7 5 (4.95%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.95%) VBScript
7 5 (4.95%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.96%) Java
9 3 (2.97%) C#
9 3 (2.97%) VB
10 2 (1.98%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (24.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (23.76%) MCSE
2 24 (23.76%) MCSA
3 6 (5.94%) CCNA
3 6 (5.94%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.94%) GCIA
3 6 (5.94%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.95%) Degree
5 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.97%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.99%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.92%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (44.55%) Active Directory
2 39 (38.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (24.75%) XenApp
4 24 (23.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 20 (19.80%) BitLocker
6 14 (13.86%) vSphere
7 13 (12.87%) Snort
8 11 (10.89%) Hyper-V
9 3 (2.97%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.99%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.99%) Postfix
10 1 (0.99%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (16.83%) SCCM
2 7 (6.93%) SCOM
3 1 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.99%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (0.99%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.99%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (52.48%) Cisco
2 52 (51.49%) Microsoft
3 46 (45.54%) VMware
4 40 (39.60%) Citrix
5 24 (23.76%) Remedy
6 16 (15.84%) Juniper
7 15 (14.85%) Sophos
8 4 (3.96%) Dell
8 4 (3.96%) Oracle
9 3 (2.97%) HP
9 3 (2.97%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.98%) Brocade
11 1 (0.99%) Zoho
11 1 (0.99%) LogRhythm
11 1 (0.99%) Apple
11 1 (0.99%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.99%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.99%) McAfee
11 1 (0.99%) Google
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GB Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago