The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 45 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 17 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.41% 1.59% 3.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.29% 9.62% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 23
Average salary £29,250 £33,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% +34.69%
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -1.33%
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 Somerset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
73 104 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 14.63% 16.59% 21.40%
Number of salaries quoted 60 84 134
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

DNS
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Somerset region.

DNS Salary Trend in Somerset

DNS
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Somerset

DNS
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 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
Street +3 6 £25,750 -21.96%
Taunton - 5 - -
Yeovil - 3 £34,000 -
Bath +3 2 £29,250 -16.42%
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 33 (78.57%) Windows
2 31 (73.81%) DHCP
3 24 (57.14%) ITIL
3 24 (57.14%) VMware
4 21 (50.00%) Firewall
5 19 (45.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (40.48%) SAN
7 16 (38.10%) VPN
7 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
8 15 (35.71%) SQL
9 14 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 14 (33.33%) Linux
9 14 (33.33%) Cisco
9 14 (33.33%) TCP/IP
10 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
11 10 (23.81%) CheckPoint
11 10 (23.81%) Nagios
11 10 (23.81%) MS Office
11 10 (23.81%) SCCM
11 10 (23.81%) Change Management
12 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (21.43%) LAN
13 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
14 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (16.67%) SCOM
14 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (16.67%) Juniper
14 7 (16.67%) WAN
15 6 (14.29%) Windows 7
15 6 (14.29%) Bash Shell

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.14%) IIS
3 3 (7.14%) Apache
4 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.38%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) MS Office
2 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (73.81%) DHCP
2 21 (50.00%) Firewall
3 17 (40.48%) SAN
4 16 (38.10%) VPN
5 14 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 9 (21.43%) LAN
7 7 (16.67%) WAN
8 6 (14.29%) SSL
8 6 (14.29%) Wireless
9 5 (11.90%) VoIP
9 5 (11.90%) FTP
9 5 (11.90%) HTTP
10 3 (7.14%) LDAP
10 3 (7.14%) IPsec
10 3 (7.14%) Internet
10 3 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (7.14%) Network Security
10 3 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (7.14%) OpenLDAP
10 3 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Support Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Support Technician
3 7 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) IT Support
3 7 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
4 6 (14.29%) Build Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Technician
4 6 (14.29%) Help Desk Technician
4 6 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
5 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Server Support
5 5 (11.90%) Server Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Desktop Support
6 4 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) IT Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Web Services
2 2 (4.76%) XML
2 2 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (2.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.14%) Streaming Video
3 2 (4.76%) Clustering
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (78.57%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) Linux
3 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
7 3 (7.14%) Mac OS X Server
7 3 (7.14%) Android
7 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
7 3 (7.14%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) ITIL
2 10 (23.81%) Change Management
3 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (11.90%) Build Automation
5 4 (9.52%) ITIL V3
6 3 (7.14%) Project Management
6 3 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (7.14%) Software Licensing
7 2 (4.76%) Cyber Security
7 2 (4.76%) Service Management
7 2 (4.76%) Information Security
7 2 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (4.76%) Time Management
7 2 (4.76%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
3 6 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 5 (11.90%) VB
4 5 (11.90%) Perl
5 2 (4.76%) VBScript
6 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.90%) CCNA
2 5 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.52%) MCSE
4 3 (7.14%) CCNP
4 3 (7.14%) CCSA
4 3 (7.14%) MCITP
5 2 (4.76%) Degree
5 2 (4.76%) MCP
5 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.76%) CCA
5 2 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (45.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (7.14%) Kerio MailServer
5 2 (4.76%) vSphere
5 2 (4.76%) NFS
5 2 (4.76%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.38%) Xen
6 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) Nagios
1 10 (23.81%) SCCM
2 7 (16.67%) SCOM
3 2 (4.76%) Hyperic
3 2 (4.76%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.38%) Netcool
4 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) VMware
2 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 14 (33.33%) Cisco
4 10 (23.81%) CheckPoint
5 7 (16.67%) Juniper
6 6 (14.29%) HP
7 3 (7.14%) Nokia
7 3 (7.14%) SAP
7 3 (7.14%) NEC
7 3 (7.14%) Citrix
7 3 (7.14%) Apple
7 3 (7.14%) Mitel
7 3 (7.14%) Brocade
7 3 (7.14%) SonicWALL
7 3 (7.14%) ProCurve
7 3 (7.14%) Infor
7 3 (7.14%) Kerio
8 2 (4.76%) Oracle
8 2 (4.76%) IBM
8 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
Somerset
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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