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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 44 73 39
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -34
Permanent jobs citing DNS 51 19 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.97% 2.19% 7.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.64% 9.22% 23.69%
Number of salaries quoted 47 17 59
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £41,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
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
207 206 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.18% 23.73% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 166 185 218
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 March 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 March 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 +26 31 £33,000 -7.69% 4
Gloucester +10 11 £25,500 -7.27%
Cirencester - 2 £35,500 -
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 114 (89.06%) Windows
2 99 (77.34%) TCP/IP
3 81 (63.28%) DHCP
4 70 (54.69%) Cisco
5 63 (49.22%) Linux
6 58 (45.31%) VMware
7 51 (39.84%) Active Directory
8 48 (37.50%) Firewall
9 47 (36.72%) ITIL
10 45 (35.16%) VPN
11 43 (33.59%) Microsoft
12 42 (32.81%) HTTP
13 41 (32.03%) Citrix
14 40 (31.25%) MS Excel
14 40 (31.25%) Finance
15 38 (29.69%) SQL
16 37 (28.91%) VMware Infrastructure
17 33 (25.78%) SMTP
18 32 (25.00%) Juniper
18 32 (25.00%) Telnet
19 30 (23.44%) FTP
19 30 (23.44%) SSL
19 30 (23.44%) LDAP
20 29 (22.66%) Microsoft Certification
20 29 (22.66%) XenApp
21 28 (21.88%) MCSE
21 28 (21.88%) MCSA
22 27 (21.09%) Remedy
22 27 (21.09%) Information Security
22 27 (21.09%) Citrix Presentation Server

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 22 (17.19%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.25%) IIS
3 5 (3.91%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.34%) Lync
5 3 (2.34%) Apache
6 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 40 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 99 (77.34%) TCP/IP
2 81 (63.28%) DHCP
3 48 (37.50%) Firewall
4 45 (35.16%) VPN
5 42 (32.81%) HTTP
6 33 (25.78%) SMTP
7 32 (25.00%) Telnet
8 30 (23.44%) FTP
8 30 (23.44%) LDAP
8 30 (23.44%) SSL
9 19 (14.84%) MPLS
9 19 (14.84%) Wireshark
10 17 (13.28%) LAN
11 16 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
12 15 (11.72%) tcpdump
13 13 (10.16%) Internet
14 12 (9.38%) WAN
15 10 (7.81%) Network Security
16 4 (3.13%) SAN
17 2 (1.56%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.34%) MySQL
4 2 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Visual Studio
1 4 (3.13%) JMeter
1 4 (3.13%) JIRA
1 4 (3.13%) NeoLoad
General
1 40 (31.25%) Finance
2 10 (7.81%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.34%) Advertising
4 2 (1.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 49 (38.28%) Analyst
2 22 (17.19%) Support Engineer
3 21 (16.41%) Support Specialist
4 18 (14.06%) Network Engineer
5 17 (13.28%) Lead Network Engineer
6 15 (11.72%) Wintel Specialist
6 15 (11.72%) Wintel Support
7 13 (10.16%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (7.03%) Support Analyst
9 8 (6.25%) Network Analyst
9 8 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.47%) Security Analyst
10 7 (5.47%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (3.91%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (3.91%) Server Engineer
11 5 (3.91%) Lead Systems Engineer
12 4 (3.13%) IT Security Analyst
12 4 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
12 4 (3.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 3 (2.34%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.97%) Software Packaging
2 8 (6.25%) .NET
3 4 (3.13%) WCF
3 4 (3.13%) WPF
3 4 (3.13%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.13%) SOAP
3 4 (3.13%) Web Services
3 4 (3.13%) WinForms
4 1 (0.78%) J2EE
4 1 (0.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.97%) Client/Server
2 9 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.13%) Visualisation
3 4 (3.13%) Clustering
4 3 (2.34%) Open Source
5 2 (1.56%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 114 (89.06%) Windows
2 63 (49.22%) Linux
3 20 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (11.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (7.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (7.81%) Solaris
6 6 (4.69%) Windows XP
6 6 (4.69%) UNIX
6 6 (4.69%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.13%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.34%) CentOS
9 2 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.78%) Debian
10 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (36.72%) ITIL
2 27 (21.09%) Information Security
3 22 (17.19%) SIEM
4 21 (16.41%) Cyber Security
5 20 (15.63%) Network Architecture
6 18 (14.06%) Incident Management
7 11 (8.59%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (5.47%) Service Delivery
9 5 (3.91%) Service Management
9 5 (3.91%) Analytics
10 4 (3.13%) Requirements Management
10 4 (3.13%) Load Balancing
10 4 (3.13%) Performance Testing
10 4 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.13%) ERP
11 3 (2.34%) Configuration Management
11 3 (2.34%) Network Design
11 3 (2.34%) Time Management
11 3 (2.34%) Mentoring
12 2 (1.56%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 38 (29.69%) SQL
2 17 (13.28%) Perl
3 16 (12.50%) Python
3 16 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 13 (10.16%) PHP
5 7 (5.47%) Java
6 5 (3.91%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.13%) Ruby
7 4 (3.13%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.13%) C#
8 3 (2.34%) C
9 1 (0.78%) AWK
Qualifications
1 29 (22.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (21.88%) MCSE
2 28 (21.88%) MCSA
3 25 (19.53%) Security Cleared
4 17 (13.28%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (11.72%) CCNA
5 15 (11.72%) Degree
5 15 (11.72%) SC Cleared
6 13 (10.16%) DV Cleared
7 7 (5.47%) GCIA
8 5 (3.91%) GCIH
9 4 (3.13%) GIAC
10 3 (2.34%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (39.84%) Active Directory
2 37 (28.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (22.66%) XenApp
4 27 (21.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 19 (14.84%) Snort
6 5 (3.91%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.34%) vSphere
8 2 (1.56%) Terminal Server
8 2 (1.56%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (10.16%) SCCM
2 2 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 70 (54.69%) Cisco
2 58 (45.31%) VMware
3 43 (33.59%) Microsoft
4 41 (32.03%) Citrix
5 32 (25.00%) Juniper
6 27 (21.09%) Remedy
7 22 (17.19%) Sophos
8 17 (13.28%) CheckPoint
9 8 (6.25%) LogRhythm
10 6 (4.69%) Oracle
11 3 (2.34%) NetIQ
11 3 (2.34%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.34%) Splunk
12 2 (1.56%) JD Edwards
12 2 (1.56%) Brocade
12 2 (1.56%) HP
12 2 (1.56%) SAP
13 1 (0.78%) TIBCO
13 1 (0.78%) Symantec
13 1 (0.78%) Dell
Cheltenham
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
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Pertemps ERP
Salary: 25k-28k + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheltenham
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £33,000 - £36,000 + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago