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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 38 76 27
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -49
Permanent jobs citing DNS 64 15 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.02% 1.66% 9.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.37% 8.62% 31.64%
Number of salaries quoted 60 15 74
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £40,200 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.33% -
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
204 174 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.19% 19.23% 30.83%
Number of salaries quoted 165 152 206
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,250 £46,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +14 36 £32,500 +25.00% 1
Gloucester +26 14 £25,500 -39.28% 1
Cirencester +3 1 £35,500 +9.23%
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 90 (90.00%) Windows
2 81 (81.00%) TCP/IP
3 60 (60.00%) DHCP
3 60 (60.00%) Linux
4 45 (45.00%) VMware
5 43 (43.00%) Cisco
6 40 (40.00%) Firewall
7 39 (39.00%) HTTP
8 33 (33.00%) SMTP
8 33 (33.00%) Active Directory
9 31 (31.00%) ITIL
9 31 (31.00%) SQL
10 30 (30.00%) Telnet
11 29 (29.00%) Security Cleared
12 28 (28.00%) LDAP
12 28 (28.00%) SSL
12 28 (28.00%) FTP
13 26 (26.00%) Juniper
13 26 (26.00%) Finance
13 26 (26.00%) Information Security
13 26 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 24 (24.00%) VPN
15 23 (23.00%) Microsoft
15 23 (23.00%) Intrusion Detection
16 22 (22.00%) Cyber Security
16 22 (22.00%) MS Excel
17 21 (21.00%) Citrix
18 20 (20.00%) Network Architecture
19 19 (19.00%) SC Cleared
20 18 (18.00%) Internet

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 14 (14.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.00%) IIS
2 5 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.00%) Lync
4 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (22.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 81 (81.00%) TCP/IP
2 60 (60.00%) DHCP
3 40 (40.00%) Firewall
4 39 (39.00%) HTTP
5 33 (33.00%) SMTP
6 30 (30.00%) Telnet
7 28 (28.00%) FTP
7 28 (28.00%) LDAP
7 28 (28.00%) SSL
8 24 (24.00%) VPN
9 23 (23.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 18 (18.00%) Internet
11 13 (13.00%) LAN
12 12 (12.00%) Wireshark
12 12 (12.00%) tcpdump
13 11 (11.00%) MPLS
14 9 (9.00%) WAN
15 8 (8.00%) Network Security
16 3 (3.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (4.00%) JMeter
1 4 (4.00%) JIRA
1 4 (4.00%) NeoLoad
General
1 26 (26.00%) Finance
2 10 (10.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.00%) Advertising
4 1 (1.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 44 (44.00%) Analyst
2 17 (17.00%) Network Engineer
2 17 (17.00%) Lead Network Engineer
3 16 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (13.00%) Support Engineer
5 10 (10.00%) Support Specialist
5 10 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 10 (10.00%) Security Analyst
6 9 (9.00%) Wintel Specialist
6 9 (9.00%) Wintel Support
7 7 (7.00%) IT Security Analyst
8 5 (5.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Server Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Technical Support
9 4 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Technical Support Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.00%) Software Packaging
2 5 (5.00%) .NET
3 4 (4.00%) WCF
3 4 (4.00%) WPF
3 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.00%) SOAP
3 4 (4.00%) Web Services
3 4 (4.00%) WinForms
4 1 (1.00%) J2EE
4 1 (1.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Client/Server
2 11 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.00%) Open Source
5 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.00%) Clustering
6 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 90 (90.00%) Windows
2 60 (60.00%) Linux
3 14 (14.00%) Solaris
4 13 (13.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (8.00%) Windows 7
6 8 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (6.00%) Windows XP
8 5 (5.00%) UNIX
9 2 (2.00%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.00%) Debian
10 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.00%) ITIL
2 26 (26.00%) Information Security
3 22 (22.00%) Cyber Security
4 20 (20.00%) Network Architecture
5 16 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
6 15 (15.00%) SIEM
7 10 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 6 (6.00%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.00%) Analytics
10 4 (4.00%) Requirements Management
10 4 (4.00%) Performance Testing
10 4 (4.00%) Service Management
10 4 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (3.00%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.00%) Time Management
12 1 (1.00%) Load Balancing
12 1 (1.00%) Resource Management
12 1 (1.00%) High Availability
12 1 (1.00%) Data Management
12 1 (1.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 31 (31.00%) SQL
2 18 (18.00%) Python
2 18 (18.00%) PHP
3 16 (16.00%) Bash Shell
4 12 (12.00%) Perl
5 6 (6.00%) Java
6 4 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.00%) C#
7 3 (3.00%) C
8 1 (1.00%) AWK
Qualifications
1 29 (29.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (19.00%) SC Cleared
3 15 (15.00%) Degree
3 15 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (14.00%) MCSE
4 14 (14.00%) MCSA
4 14 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (13.00%) DV Cleared
6 12 (12.00%) CCNA
7 5 (5.00%) GCIA
7 5 (5.00%) GCIH
8 4 (4.00%) GIAC
9 3 (3.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (33.00%) Active Directory
2 26 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (15.00%) XenApp
4 13 (13.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 12 (12.00%) Snort
6 2 (2.00%) Terminal Server
6 2 (2.00%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.00%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (1.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (45.00%) VMware
2 43 (43.00%) Cisco
3 26 (26.00%) Juniper
4 23 (23.00%) Microsoft
5 21 (21.00%) Citrix
6 17 (17.00%) CheckPoint
7 13 (13.00%) Remedy
8 11 (11.00%) Sophos
9 8 (8.00%) LogRhythm
10 5 (5.00%) Oracle
11 3 (3.00%) NetIQ
11 3 (3.00%) Splunk
12 1 (1.00%) Brocade
12 1 (1.00%) Symantec
12 1 (1.00%) SAP
12 1 (1.00%) HP
12 1 (1.00%) TIBCO
12 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.00%) JD Edwards
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus scheme, pension, PMI etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago