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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 70 41 69
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +28
Permanent jobs citing DNS 18 64 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.93% 6.54% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.49% 21.77% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16 50 23
Average salary £35,750 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.62% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
212 294 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 22.72% 30.03% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 187 236 163
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £55,000 £46,000
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -18 7 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Gloucester +3 2 £27,500 -34.52% 3
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 26 (78.79%) DHCP
2 21 (63.64%) Windows
3 18 (54.55%) Linux
3 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
5 15 (45.45%) TCP/IP
6 14 (42.42%) DV Cleared
6 14 (42.42%) Security Cleared
7 12 (36.36%) Clustering
8 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
8 10 (30.30%) Perl
9 9 (27.27%) SQL
9 9 (27.27%) UNIX
9 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
9 9 (27.27%) Citrix
10 8 (24.24%) VMware
10 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
11 7 (21.21%) Open Source
11 7 (21.21%) MySQL
11 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
11 7 (21.21%) MCP
12 6 (18.18%) Windows XP
12 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
12 6 (18.18%) MCITP
13 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
1 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
1 5 (15.15%) Apache
1 5 (15.15%) IIS
2 4 (12.12%) Lync
3 2 (6.06%) CMS
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) PaaS
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (78.79%) DHCP
2 15 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.12%) LAN
3 4 (12.12%) WAN
4 3 (9.09%) VLAN
4 3 (9.09%) Ethernet
5 2 (6.06%) TELNET
5 2 (6.06%) SAN
5 2 (6.06%) HTTP
5 2 (6.06%) SMTP
6 1 (3.03%) SSH
6 1 (3.03%) VPN
6 1 (3.03%) SSL
6 1 (3.03%) SNMP
6 1 (3.03%) FTP
6 1 (3.03%) LDAP
6 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) MySQL
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Consultant
2 4 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) UNIX Consultant
2 4 (12.12%) Linux Consultant
3 3 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Technical Leader
3 3 (9.09%) IT Support
3 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.06%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (6.06%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
4 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) RESTful
1 1 (3.03%) SOAP
1 1 (3.03%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Clustering
2 7 (21.21%) Open Source
3 2 (6.06%) Firmware
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Linux
3 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (27.27%) UNIX
5 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (18.18%) Windows XP
6 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 3 (9.09%) Software Deployment
4 2 (6.06%) Kernel Tuning
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (6.06%) Content Management
4 2 (6.06%) Web Development
5 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.03%) Information Security
5 1 (3.03%) Change Management
5 1 (3.03%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Perl
2 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 3 (9.09%) PHP
4 2 (6.06%) C
4 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.03%) C++
5 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) DV Cleared
1 14 (42.42%) Security Cleared
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (21.21%) MCP
4 6 (18.18%) MCITP
5 5 (15.15%) MCSA
6 4 (12.12%) MCSE
6 4 (12.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (9.09%) Degree
7 3 (9.09%) MCTS
8 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
9 1 (3.03%) CCA
9 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (6.06%) vSphere
6 1 (3.03%) Xen
6 1 (3.03%) XenApp
6 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.03%) NFS
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 9 (27.27%) Citrix
3 8 (24.24%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) TOWER Software
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.06%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday