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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 60 46 79
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +33
Permanent jobs citing DNS 25 41 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.81% 4.93% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.09% 20.92% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 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 £20,400 £22,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +6.42%
Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
191 196 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.48% 23.59% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 142 179 281
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 23 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 23 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 -12 9 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Gloucester -12 7 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Cirencester +30 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 23 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 31 (70.45%) DHCP
2 30 (68.18%) Microsoft
3 29 (65.91%) TCP/IP
3 29 (65.91%) Windows
4 27 (61.36%) Active Directory
5 22 (50.00%) Linux
6 18 (40.91%) VMware
6 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (34.09%) IIS
7 15 (34.09%) LAN
8 14 (31.82%) Citrix
9 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (29.55%) Cisco
9 13 (29.55%) WAN
10 12 (27.27%) Windows XP
11 11 (25.00%) MS Office
11 11 (25.00%) Perl
11 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (22.73%) Shell Script
12 10 (22.73%) SQL
12 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
12 10 (22.73%) Apache
13 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (20.45%) DV Cleared
13 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
14 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
14 8 (18.18%) SMTP
14 8 (18.18%) MCSA
14 8 (18.18%) MCITP
15 7 (15.91%) Squid

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 15 (34.09%) IIS
2 10 (22.73%) Apache
3 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
4 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
5 4 (9.09%) Lync
6 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Office
2 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) PaaS
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (70.45%) DHCP
2 29 (65.91%) TCP/IP
3 15 (34.09%) LAN
4 13 (29.55%) WAN
5 8 (18.18%) SMTP
6 7 (15.91%) LDAP
7 5 (11.36%) SNMP
7 5 (11.36%) Internet
7 5 (11.36%) Firewall
7 5 (11.36%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (9.09%) VLAN
9 3 (6.82%) SAN
9 3 (6.82%) HTTP
10 1 (2.27%) VPN
10 1 (2.27%) SSL
10 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
10 1 (2.27%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) MySQL
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (4.55%) Automotive
2 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Analyst
2 8 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 8 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (15.91%) IT Support
4 6 (13.64%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (6.82%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) HTML
2 1 (2.27%) X-Windows
2 1 (2.27%) LAMP
2 1 (2.27%) JSON
2 1 (2.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Clustering
2 4 (9.09%) Open Source
3 2 (4.55%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.55%) Firmware
3 2 (4.55%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Handset
4 1 (2.27%) iPhone
4 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (65.91%) Windows
2 22 (50.00%) Linux
3 12 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (13.64%) Windows 7
7 5 (11.36%) CentOS
7 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (11.36%) UNIX
8 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.64%) ITIL
2 3 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
3 2 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (2.27%) HOOD
4 1 (2.27%) Migration
4 1 (2.27%) Information Security
4 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Security
4 1 (2.27%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (2.27%) Project Management
4 1 (2.27%) Kernel Tuning
4 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.27%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) Perl
2 10 (22.73%) SQL
2 10 (22.73%) Shell Script
3 5 (11.36%) Ruby
4 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.55%) VBScript
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (20.45%) DV Cleared
2 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
3 8 (18.18%) MCITP
3 8 (18.18%) MCSA
4 7 (15.91%) MCP
4 7 (15.91%) MCSE
5 5 (11.36%) Degree
6 4 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (6.82%) MCTS
8 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (2.27%) LPIC
9 1 (2.27%) CCENT
9 1 (2.27%) CCA
9 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (61.36%) Active Directory
2 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.91%) Squid
4 6 (13.64%) NFS
4 6 (13.64%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.64%) qmail
4 6 (13.64%) vSphere
5 4 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (9.09%) XenApp
5 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.27%) Xen
6 1 (2.27%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.27%) Snort
6 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.27%) Postfix
6 1 (2.27%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) Zenoss
2 1 (2.27%) Nagios
2 1 (2.27%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 30 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 18 (40.91%) VMware
3 14 (31.82%) Citrix
4 13 (29.55%) Cisco
5 6 (13.64%) Red Hat
6 5 (11.36%) NetApp
7 3 (6.82%) HP
8 2 (4.55%) Juniper
8 2 (4.55%) Symantec
8 2 (4.55%) Websense
8 2 (4.55%) TOWER Software
9 1 (2.27%) Remedy
9 1 (2.27%) Vizioncore
9 1 (2.27%) F5
9 1 (2.27%) Meraki
9 1 (2.27%) Apple
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago