The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 62 45 74
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +29
Permanent jobs citing DNS 27 40 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.96% 4.86% 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.85% 20.51% 7.40%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 11
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,300 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
195 195 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.36% 23.69% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 149 178 281
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
South West

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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 -14 11 £30,000 -17.24% 5
Gloucester -11 7 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Cirencester +26 3 £30,000 -4.00%
Tewkesbury +7 3 £22,500 +12.50%
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 30 (73.17%) TCP/IP
2 27 (65.85%) Windows
3 26 (63.41%) DHCP
3 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
4 23 (56.10%) Active Directory
5 20 (48.78%) Linux
6 15 (36.59%) VMware
6 15 (36.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (31.71%) IIS
7 13 (31.71%) LAN
8 12 (29.27%) Windows XP
8 12 (29.27%) Cisco
9 11 (26.83%) WAN
10 10 (24.39%) MS Office
10 10 (24.39%) Perl
10 10 (24.39%) Citrix
10 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
11 9 (21.95%) Shell Script
11 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
12 8 (19.51%) SMTP
12 8 (19.51%) Apache
12 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (17.07%) Internet
13 7 (17.07%) LDAP
13 7 (17.07%) SQL
13 7 (17.07%) MCSE
13 7 (17.07%) Squid
13 7 (17.07%) DV Cleared

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 13 (31.71%) IIS
2 8 (19.51%) Apache
3 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
4 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.88%) Lync
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Office
2 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) PaaS
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (73.17%) TCP/IP
2 26 (63.41%) DHCP
3 13 (31.71%) LAN
4 11 (26.83%) WAN
5 8 (19.51%) SMTP
6 7 (17.07%) Internet
6 7 (17.07%) LDAP
7 5 (12.20%) SNMP
7 5 (12.20%) Firewall
7 5 (12.20%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (7.32%) HTTP
8 3 (7.32%) SAN
8 3 (7.32%) VLAN
9 2 (4.88%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (2.44%) VPN
10 1 (2.44%) SSL
10 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
10 1 (2.44%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) MySQL
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (4.88%) Automotive
2 1 (2.44%) Games
2 1 (2.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Support Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) 1st Line Support
2 7 (17.07%) IT Support
3 5 (12.20%) Consultant
3 5 (12.20%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (12.20%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (4.88%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) X-Windows
2 1 (2.44%) LAMP
2 1 (2.44%) JSON
2 1 (2.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Clustering
2 2 (4.88%) Open Source
2 2 (4.88%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.88%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.44%) Firmware
3 1 (2.44%) Handset
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.44%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 27 (65.85%) Windows
2 20 (48.78%) Linux
3 12 (29.27%) Windows XP
4 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
6 6 (14.63%) UNIX
7 5 (12.20%) CentOS
8 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (7.32%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.76%) ITIL
2 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (4.88%) Change Management
2 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
2 2 (4.88%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (2.44%) Project Management
3 1 (2.44%) Information Security
3 1 (2.44%) HOOD
3 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.44%) Kernel Tuning
3 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Security
3 1 (2.44%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) Perl
2 9 (21.95%) Shell Script
3 7 (17.07%) SQL
4 5 (12.20%) Ruby
5 3 (7.32%) PHP
6 2 (4.88%) Python
6 2 (4.88%) VBScript
7 1 (2.44%) C
7 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
3 7 (17.07%) MCSE
3 7 (17.07%) DV Cleared
4 6 (14.63%) Degree
4 6 (14.63%) MCSA
5 5 (12.20%) MCP
5 5 (12.20%) MCITP
6 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (4.88%) MCTS
7 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.44%) CCA
8 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.44%) LPIC
8 1 (2.44%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (56.10%) Active Directory
2 15 (36.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.07%) Squid
4 6 (14.63%) qmail
4 6 (14.63%) NFS
5 5 (12.20%) vSphere
6 4 (9.76%) XenApp
7 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
8 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (2.44%) ISA Server
9 1 (2.44%) Snort
9 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
9 1 (2.44%) Xen
9 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
9 1 (2.44%) Postfix
9 1 (2.44%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.44%) Nagios
2 1 (2.44%) ARCserve
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
2 15 (36.59%) VMware
3 12 (29.27%) Cisco
4 10 (24.39%) Citrix
5 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
6 5 (12.20%) NetApp
7 2 (4.88%) HP
7 2 (4.88%) Juniper
7 2 (4.88%) Websense
7 2 (4.88%) Symantec
8 1 (2.44%) Remedy
8 1 (2.44%) Apple
8 1 (2.44%) TOWER Software
8 1 (2.44%) Meraki
8 1 (2.44%) F5
8 1 (2.44%) Vizioncore
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago