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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 67 42 72
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +30
Permanent jobs citing DNS 12 36 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.49% 4.87% 2.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.51% 22.36% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 29
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £26,400 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,150 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
141 161 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.52% 21.79% 24.02%
Number of salaries quoted 112 136 259
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -16 7 £35,000 - 2
Tewkesbury +6 2 £22,250 +11.25%
Gloucester -9 1 - -
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 27 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 24 (66.67%) Windows
3 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 19 (52.78%) Linux
4 19 (52.78%) DHCP
5 17 (47.22%) Active Directory
6 12 (33.33%) SMTP
6 12 (33.33%) VMware
6 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (30.56%) Windows XP
7 11 (30.56%) LAN
7 11 (30.56%) Cisco
8 10 (27.78%) IIS
8 10 (27.78%) MS Office
9 9 (25.00%) WAN
9 9 (25.00%) Internet
9 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (22.22%) Perl
11 7 (19.44%) PHP
11 7 (19.44%) LDAP
11 7 (19.44%) HTTP
11 7 (19.44%) Shell Script
11 7 (19.44%) Squid
12 6 (16.67%) Degree
12 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
12 6 (16.67%) qmail
12 6 (16.67%) Firewall
12 6 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (16.67%) Citrix
12 6 (16.67%) Apache

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 10 (27.78%) IIS
2 6 (16.67%) Apache
3 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Office
2 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 19 (52.78%) DHCP
3 12 (33.33%) SMTP
4 11 (30.56%) LAN
5 9 (25.00%) WAN
5 9 (25.00%) Internet
6 7 (19.44%) LDAP
6 7 (19.44%) HTTP
7 6 (16.67%) Firewall
7 6 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (13.89%) Structured Cabling
8 5 (13.89%) SNMP
9 1 (2.78%) tcpdump
9 1 (2.78%) SAN
9 1 (2.78%) VPN
9 1 (2.78%) SSL
9 1 (2.78%) VLAN
9 1 (2.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (5.56%) Automotive
2 1 (2.78%) Games
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (16.67%) Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) IT Support
5 5 (13.89%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Security Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Security Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Support Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (5.56%) Graduate
8 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) RESTful
2 1 (2.78%) LAMP
2 1 (2.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Fat Client
1 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.56%) Thin Client
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.78%) Handset
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) iPhone
2 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Windows
2 19 (52.78%) Linux
3 11 (30.56%) Windows XP
4 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
5 5 (13.89%) CentOS
5 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.11%) UNIX
6 4 (11.11%) Solaris
7 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
2 2 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (2.78%) Cyber Security
3 1 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (2.78%) Project Management
3 1 (2.78%) Change Management
3 1 (2.78%) HOOD
3 1 (2.78%) Information Security
3 1 (2.78%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) Perl
2 7 (19.44%) PHP
2 7 (19.44%) Shell Script
3 6 (16.67%) Python
4 5 (13.89%) Ruby
5 3 (8.33%) SQL
6 2 (5.56%) VBScript
7 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
1 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.11%) MCSE
4 3 (8.33%) MCSA
5 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.56%) MCITP
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.78%) MCP
6 1 (2.78%) LPIC
6 1 (2.78%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (47.22%) Active Directory
2 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (19.44%) Squid
4 6 (16.67%) qmail
5 5 (13.89%) NFS
6 4 (11.11%) vSphere
7 3 (8.33%) XenApp
8 1 (2.78%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.78%) Postfix
8 1 (2.78%) Sendmail
8 1 (2.78%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.78%) Zenoss
2 1 (2.78%) Nagios
2 1 (2.78%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 12 (33.33%) VMware
3 11 (30.56%) Cisco
4 6 (16.67%) Citrix
5 5 (13.89%) NetApp
5 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.56%) Juniper
6 2 (5.56%) Symantec
6 2 (5.56%) Websense
7 1 (2.78%) Meraki
7 1 (2.78%) F5
7 1 (2.78%) Vizioncore
7 1 (2.78%) Remedy
7 1 (2.78%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) Apple
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday