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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 36 73 22
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -51
Permanent jobs citing DNS 76 16 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.39% 1.72% 10.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.28% 9.88% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 70 16 83
Average salary £47,500 £33,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.74% -19.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £24,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,750 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -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
251 162 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.09% 17.38% 29.34%
Number of salaries quoted 201 139 213
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,250 £50,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +21 42 £50,000 +81.81% 3
Gloucester +17 13 £47,500 -6.86% 1
Tewkesbury - 4 £27,500 -
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 78 (87.64%) Windows
2 76 (85.39%) TCP/IP
3 57 (64.04%) DHCP
4 53 (59.55%) Linux
5 38 (42.70%) HTTP
6 36 (40.45%) Cisco
6 36 (40.45%) VMware
7 34 (38.20%) Firewall
8 32 (35.96%) SMTP
9 30 (33.71%) Active Directory
10 28 (31.46%) Telnet
11 27 (30.34%) Security Cleared
12 26 (29.21%) FTP
12 26 (29.21%) SSL
12 26 (29.21%) LDAP
13 25 (28.09%) ITIL
13 25 (28.09%) Finance
14 24 (26.97%) Information Security
14 24 (26.97%) SQL
15 23 (25.84%) Microsoft
15 23 (25.84%) Intrusion Detection
16 22 (24.72%) Cyber Security
17 21 (23.60%) Juniper
18 20 (22.47%) VPN
19 19 (21.35%) VMware Infrastructure
19 19 (21.35%) SC Cleared
19 19 (21.35%) Citrix
20 18 (20.22%) Network Architecture
20 18 (20.22%) Python
20 18 (20.22%) PHP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (10.11%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.25%) Lync
3 2 (2.25%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.25%) IIS
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (19.10%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 76 (85.39%) TCP/IP
2 57 (64.04%) DHCP
3 38 (42.70%) HTTP
4 34 (38.20%) Firewall
5 32 (35.96%) SMTP
6 28 (31.46%) Telnet
7 26 (29.21%) FTP
7 26 (29.21%) LDAP
7 26 (29.21%) SSL
8 23 (25.84%) Intrusion Detection
9 20 (22.47%) VPN
10 18 (20.22%) Internet
11 11 (12.36%) Wireshark
11 11 (12.36%) tcpdump
12 9 (10.11%) LAN
13 8 (8.99%) Network Security
14 7 (7.87%) MPLS
14 7 (7.87%) WAN
15 2 (2.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.12%) JMeter
1 1 (1.12%) JIRA
1 1 (1.12%) NeoLoad
General
1 25 (28.09%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (41.57%) Analyst
2 16 (17.98%) Network Engineer
2 16 (17.98%) Senior Analyst
2 16 (17.98%) Lead Network Engineer
3 10 (11.24%) Security Analyst
3 10 (11.24%) Support Engineer
3 10 (11.24%) Support Specialist
4 9 (10.11%) Wintel Specialist
4 9 (10.11%) Wintel Support
5 7 (7.87%) IT Security Analyst
5 7 (7.87%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.62%) Technical Support
6 5 (5.62%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Lead Systems Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (4.49%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Server Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Senior Security Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.48%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.12%) WCF
2 1 (1.12%) WPF
2 1 (1.12%) HTML
2 1 (1.12%) .NET
2 1 (1.12%) J2EE
2 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.12%) SOAP
2 1 (1.12%) Web Services
2 1 (1.12%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) Client/Server
2 8 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.37%) Open Source
4 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.12%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 78 (87.64%) Windows
2 53 (59.55%) Linux
3 14 (15.73%) Solaris
4 8 (8.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (8.99%) Windows 7
5 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.62%) Windows XP
6 5 (5.62%) UNIX
7 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.12%) Debian
7 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.12%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.09%) ITIL
2 24 (26.97%) Information Security
3 22 (24.72%) Cyber Security
4 18 (20.22%) Network Architecture
5 16 (17.98%) Penetration Testing
6 14 (15.73%) SIEM
7 5 (5.62%) Analytics
7 5 (5.62%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.49%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.25%) Service Management
9 2 (2.25%) Time Management
10 1 (1.12%) MODAF
10 1 (1.12%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.12%) Change Management
10 1 (1.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.12%) Scrum
10 1 (1.12%) UML
10 1 (1.12%) RUP
10 1 (1.12%) SOA
10 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.97%) SQL
2 18 (20.22%) Python
2 18 (20.22%) PHP
3 12 (13.48%) Bash Shell
4 11 (12.36%) Perl
5 2 (2.25%) Java
6 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.12%) C
6 1 (1.12%) C#
6 1 (1.12%) AWK
Qualifications
1 27 (30.34%) Security Cleared
2 19 (21.35%) SC Cleared
3 15 (16.85%) MCSE
3 15 (16.85%) MCSA
3 15 (16.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (15.73%) Degree
5 11 (12.36%) DV Cleared
6 10 (11.24%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (8.99%) CCNA
8 5 (5.62%) GCIA
8 5 (5.62%) GCIH
9 4 (4.49%) GIAC
10 3 (3.37%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (33.71%) Active Directory
2 19 (21.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (15.73%) XenApp
4 13 (14.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 11 (12.36%) Snort
6 2 (2.25%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (40.45%) Cisco
1 36 (40.45%) VMware
2 23 (25.84%) Microsoft
3 21 (23.60%) Juniper
4 19 (21.35%) Citrix
5 16 (17.98%) CheckPoint
6 14 (15.73%) Remedy
7 11 (12.36%) Sophos
8 8 (8.99%) LogRhythm
9 3 (3.37%) Splunk
9 3 (3.37%) NetIQ
10 2 (2.25%) Oracle
11 1 (1.12%) Symantec
11 1 (1.12%) TIBCO
11 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
Cheltenham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Big Comp Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago