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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 41 73 32
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -41
Permanent jobs citing DNS 57 19 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.63% 2.13% 8.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.01% 9.36% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 53 17 64
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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
211 203 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.83% 22.78% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 171 179 200
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +18 34 £33,000 -7.69%
Gloucester +24 14 £25,500 -7.27% 1
Cirencester 0 2 £35,500 +9.23%
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 104 (89.66%) Windows
2 90 (77.59%) TCP/IP
3 71 (61.21%) DHCP
4 61 (52.59%) Linux
5 58 (50.00%) Cisco
6 55 (47.41%) VMware
7 44 (37.93%) Firewall
8 43 (37.07%) Active Directory
9 41 (35.34%) HTTP
9 41 (35.34%) ITIL
10 36 (31.03%) SQL
10 36 (31.03%) VPN
11 34 (29.31%) VMware Infrastructure
12 32 (27.59%) Microsoft
12 32 (27.59%) Finance
13 31 (26.72%) Telnet
13 31 (26.72%) SMTP
14 30 (25.86%) Juniper
15 29 (25.00%) Citrix
15 29 (25.00%) SSL
15 29 (25.00%) FTP
15 29 (25.00%) LDAP
15 29 (25.00%) MS Excel
16 27 (23.28%) Information Security
17 26 (22.41%) Security Cleared
18 21 (18.10%) SIEM
18 21 (18.10%) Cyber Security
18 21 (18.10%) XenApp
18 21 (18.10%) Microsoft Certification
19 20 (17.24%) MCSE

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 20 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.03%) IIS
3 5 (4.31%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.59%) Lync
5 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.72%) Apache
6 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 90 (77.59%) TCP/IP
2 71 (61.21%) DHCP
3 44 (37.93%) Firewall
4 41 (35.34%) HTTP
5 36 (31.03%) VPN
6 31 (26.72%) SMTP
6 31 (26.72%) Telnet
7 29 (25.00%) SSL
7 29 (25.00%) FTP
7 29 (25.00%) LDAP
8 18 (15.52%) Wireshark
9 17 (14.66%) Intrusion Detection
10 16 (13.79%) MPLS
10 16 (13.79%) LAN
11 14 (12.07%) Internet
11 14 (12.07%) tcpdump
12 11 (9.48%) WAN
13 10 (8.62%) Network Security
14 4 (3.45%) SAN
15 1 (0.86%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Visual Studio
1 4 (3.45%) JMeter
1 4 (3.45%) JIRA
1 4 (3.45%) NeoLoad
General
1 32 (27.59%) Finance
2 10 (8.62%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (41.38%) Analyst
2 19 (16.38%) Support Engineer
3 17 (14.66%) Network Engineer
3 17 (14.66%) Lead Network Engineer
4 14 (12.07%) Support Specialist
5 13 (11.21%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (9.48%) Wintel Specialist
6 11 (9.48%) Wintel Support
7 9 (7.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (7.76%) Support Analyst
8 8 (6.90%) Security Analyst
9 7 (6.03%) Network Analyst
10 6 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (4.31%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (4.31%) Server Engineer
11 5 (4.31%) IT Security Analyst
11 5 (4.31%) Lead Systems Engineer
12 4 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
12 4 (3.45%) Technical Engineer
12 4 (3.45%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.79%) Software Packaging
2 7 (6.03%) .NET
3 4 (3.45%) WCF
3 4 (3.45%) WPF
3 4 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.45%) SOAP
3 4 (3.45%) Web Services
3 4 (3.45%) WinForms
4 1 (0.86%) J2EE
4 1 (0.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.79%) Client/Server
2 11 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.45%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.59%) Open Source
4 3 (2.59%) Clustering
5 2 (1.72%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 104 (89.66%) Windows
2 61 (52.59%) Linux
3 17 (14.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (11.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (8.62%) Solaris
6 8 (6.90%) Windows 7
7 7 (6.03%) UNIX
8 6 (5.17%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.72%) CentOS
9 2 (1.72%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.86%) Debian
10 1 (0.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (35.34%) ITIL
2 27 (23.28%) Information Security
3 21 (18.10%) SIEM
3 21 (18.10%) Cyber Security
4 20 (17.24%) Network Architecture
5 15 (12.93%) Incident Management
6 12 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (5.17%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.31%) Service Management
8 5 (4.31%) Analytics
9 4 (3.45%) Requirements Management
9 4 (3.45%) Performance Testing
9 4 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (2.59%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.59%) Time Management
10 3 (2.59%) Load Balancing
10 3 (2.59%) Mentoring
11 2 (1.72%) High Availability
11 2 (1.72%) Resource Management
11 2 (1.72%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 36 (31.03%) SQL
2 17 (14.66%) Python
2 17 (14.66%) Perl
3 16 (13.79%) Bash Shell
4 13 (11.21%) PHP
5 7 (6.03%) Java
6 5 (4.31%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.45%) Ruby
7 4 (3.45%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.45%) C#
8 3 (2.59%) C
9 1 (0.86%) AWK
Qualifications
1 26 (22.41%) Security Cleared
2 21 (18.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (17.24%) MCSE
3 20 (17.24%) MCSA
4 17 (14.66%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (13.79%) Degree
5 16 (13.79%) SC Cleared
6 15 (12.93%) CCNA
7 13 (11.21%) DV Cleared
8 6 (5.17%) GCIA
9 5 (4.31%) GCIH
10 4 (3.45%) GIAC
11 3 (2.59%) CCNP
11 3 (2.59%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (37.07%) Active Directory
2 34 (29.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (18.10%) XenApp
4 19 (16.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 18 (15.52%) Snort
6 4 (3.45%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.72%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.72%) vSphere
8 1 (0.86%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (11.21%) SCCM
2 2 (1.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 58 (50.00%) Cisco
2 55 (47.41%) VMware
3 32 (27.59%) Microsoft
4 30 (25.86%) Juniper
5 29 (25.00%) Citrix
6 19 (16.38%) Remedy
7 17 (14.66%) CheckPoint
8 15 (12.93%) Sophos
9 8 (6.90%) LogRhythm
10 6 (5.17%) Oracle
11 3 (2.59%) NetIQ
11 3 (2.59%) Splunk
12 2 (1.72%) Brocade
12 2 (1.72%) JD Edwards
12 2 (1.72%) SAP
12 2 (1.72%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.72%) HP
13 1 (0.86%) Dell
13 1 (0.86%) Apple
13 1 (0.86%) TIBCO
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