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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 58 68 47
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Permanent jobs citing DNS 44 17 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.37% 2.06% 4.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.05% 10.43% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 41 13 29
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £18,400 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £43,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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
209 163 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.78% 19.78% 21.46%
Number of salaries quoted 169 128 153
Average salary £41,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.81% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 August 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 28 August 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
Gloucester +10 21 £46,250 - 2
Cheltenham +3 15 £32,250 -19.37% 3
Cirencester - 3 £28,000 -
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 62 (69.66%) Windows
2 51 (57.30%) Microsoft
3 50 (56.18%) TCP/IP
4 49 (55.06%) DHCP
5 42 (47.19%) VPN
6 40 (44.94%) Cisco
7 39 (43.82%) Firewall
8 38 (42.70%) VMware
8 38 (42.70%) MS Exchange
9 37 (41.57%) Active Directory
10 36 (40.45%) Linux
11 34 (38.20%) VMware Infrastructure
12 31 (34.83%) Citrix
13 30 (33.71%) MS Excel
14 28 (31.46%) ITIL
15 27 (30.34%) SMTP
16 25 (28.09%) Finance
17 20 (22.47%) Windows Server 2008
17 20 (22.47%) Windows Server 2012
18 19 (21.35%) Office 365
19 18 (20.22%) XenApp
19 18 (20.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 18 (20.22%) Remedy
19 18 (20.22%) Microsoft Certification
19 18 (20.22%) MCSE
19 18 (20.22%) MCSA
20 17 (19.10%) MPLS
20 17 (19.10%) Incident Management
20 17 (19.10%) SCCM
21 16 (17.98%) BitLocker

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 38 (42.70%) MS Exchange
2 14 (15.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.99%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (8.99%) IIS
4 5 (5.62%) Apache
4 5 (5.62%) Lync
5 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.25%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.12%) WordPress
8 1 (1.12%) CMS
8 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.12%) Node.js
Applications
1 30 (33.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.35%) Office 365
2 5 (5.62%) SaaS
2 5 (5.62%) PaaS
3 3 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (56.18%) TCP/IP
2 49 (55.06%) DHCP
3 42 (47.19%) VPN
4 39 (43.82%) Firewall
5 27 (30.34%) SMTP
6 17 (19.10%) MPLS
7 15 (16.85%) HTTP
8 13 (14.61%) SSL
8 13 (14.61%) LAN
8 13 (14.61%) Network Security
9 10 (11.24%) WAN
10 9 (10.11%) VoIP
10 9 (10.11%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (8.99%) Internet
12 7 (7.87%) Wireshark
12 7 (7.87%) tcpdump
13 6 (6.74%) LDAP
14 5 (5.62%) FTP
14 5 (5.62%) Telnet
15 4 (4.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) MySQL
3 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) JIRA
2 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.25%) JMeter
2 2 (2.25%) NeoLoad
3 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.12%) PHPUnit
General
1 25 (28.09%) Finance
2 5 (5.62%) Aerospace
2 5 (5.62%) Back Office
3 4 (4.49%) Advertising
4 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (29.21%) Support Engineer
2 23 (25.84%) Analyst
3 12 (13.48%) Wintel Support
4 9 (10.11%) Support Specialist
4 9 (10.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (10.11%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (7.87%) Wintel Specialist
6 6 (6.74%) Wintel Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Network Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Security Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) IT Support
8 4 (4.49%) Administrator
8 4 (4.49%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Senior Security Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Network Intrusion Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.24%) Software Packaging
2 4 (4.49%) .NET
3 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.25%) SOAP
3 2 (2.25%) Web Services
3 2 (2.25%) WinForms
3 2 (2.25%) WCF
3 2 (2.25%) WPF
4 1 (1.12%) Symfony
4 1 (1.12%) CakePHP
4 1 (1.12%) jQuery
4 1 (1.12%) Google Maps API
4 1 (1.12%) Laravel
4 1 (1.12%) Sass
4 1 (1.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.12%) Middleware
4 1 (1.12%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) Client/Server
2 5 (5.62%) Clustering
3 3 (3.37%) FMCG
3 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.25%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 62 (69.66%) Windows
2 36 (40.45%) Linux
3 20 (22.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (22.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (8.99%) Solaris
5 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (7.87%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.62%) Windows 8
6 5 (5.62%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.37%) CentOS
8 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.12%) UNIX
9 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.46%) ITIL
2 17 (19.10%) Incident Management
3 12 (13.48%) Malware Analysis
4 9 (10.11%) SIEM
5 8 (8.99%) Mobile Device Management
5 8 (8.99%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (8.99%) Load Balancing
6 6 (6.74%) Cyber Security
7 4 (4.49%) Digital Forensics
8 3 (3.37%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.37%) Line Management
8 3 (3.37%) Time Management
8 3 (3.37%) Data Protection
8 3 (3.37%) Project Management
8 3 (3.37%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.25%) Information Security
9 2 (2.25%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.25%) ERP
9 2 (2.25%) Performance Testing
9 2 (2.25%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.85%) SQL
2 13 (14.61%) PHP
3 11 (12.36%) Python
4 6 (6.74%) VBScript
5 4 (4.49%) VB
5 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.49%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.37%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.37%) Perl
6 3 (3.37%) Ruby
7 2 (2.25%) C
7 2 (2.25%) C#
7 2 (2.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (20.22%) MCSE
1 18 (20.22%) MCSA
1 18 (20.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.24%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.99%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.62%) GCIA
5 3 (3.37%) Degree
5 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.12%) GCIH
6 1 (1.12%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.24%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (41.57%) Active Directory
2 34 (38.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (20.22%) XenApp
3 18 (20.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 16 (17.98%) BitLocker
5 14 (15.73%) vSphere
6 8 (8.99%) Hyper-V
7 7 (7.87%) Snort
8 2 (2.25%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.12%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.12%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 17 (19.10%) SCCM
2 10 (11.24%) SCOM
3 1 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.12%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (1.12%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (57.30%) Microsoft
2 40 (44.94%) Cisco
3 38 (42.70%) VMware
4 31 (34.83%) Citrix
5 18 (20.22%) Remedy
6 16 (17.98%) Juniper
7 11 (12.36%) Sophos
8 4 (4.49%) Dell
9 3 (3.37%) Oracle
10 2 (2.25%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.12%) CA
11 1 (1.12%) Google
11 1 (1.12%) Zoho
11 1 (1.12%) LogRhythm
11 1 (1.12%) HP
11 1 (1.12%) EMC
11 1 (1.12%) Avaya
11 1 (1.12%) McAfee
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago