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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 52 69 43
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -26
Permanent jobs citing DNS 18 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.96% 1.56% 3.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.22% 11.11% 22.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 19
Average salary £26,500 £36,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.39% +37.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £22,100 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,640 £41,119 £45,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -5.40%
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
111 117 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 18.26% 14.06% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 92 105 80
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -10.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,500 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Bath +22 9 £21,500 -41.09% 1
Yeovil -2 3 £33,800 +87.77%
Clevedon - 3 £26,500 -
Taunton - 2 - - 1
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
3 18 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 18 (56.25%) MS Exchange
4 17 (53.13%) VMware
5 16 (50.00%) DHCP
6 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (31.25%) SAN
9 8 (25.00%) Firewall
9 8 (25.00%) SQL
9 8 (25.00%) IIS
9 8 (25.00%) vSphere
10 7 (21.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (21.88%) ITIL
10 7 (21.88%) Linux
10 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
11 6 (18.75%) MCSE
11 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (18.75%) SCCM
11 6 (18.75%) NAS
11 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (15.63%) CCNA
12 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
12 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
13 4 (12.50%) JBoss
13 4 (12.50%) AIX

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 18 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.00%) IIS
3 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
4 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
5 4 (12.50%) JBoss
6 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (9.38%) Lync
7 2 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) TCP/IP
2 16 (50.00%) DHCP
3 10 (31.25%) SAN
4 8 (25.00%) Firewall
5 6 (18.75%) NAS
6 4 (12.50%) SSL
6 4 (12.50%) IPsec
6 4 (12.50%) FTP
7 3 (9.38%) VPN
7 3 (9.38%) LAN
8 2 (6.25%) VoIP
8 2 (6.25%) Wireless
9 1 (3.13%) VLAN
9 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (3.13%) Network Security
9 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (3.13%) WLAN
9 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
9 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Support Technician
2 6 (18.75%) Support Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) IT Support
3 4 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 4 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
3 4 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Support Technician
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) UNIX Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) UNIX Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Technician
5 2 (6.25%) UNIX Support
5 2 (6.25%) UNIX Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (21.88%) Linux
5 4 (12.50%) AIX
5 4 (12.50%) Solaris
5 4 (12.50%) UNIX
5 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.38%) CentOS
6 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) Migration
2 4 (12.50%) DevOps
2 4 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (9.38%) People Management
3 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (9.38%) Service Management
4 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.25%) Project Management
4 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office Automation
4 2 (6.25%) Office Automation
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.13%) Time Management
5 1 (3.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) Korn
2 4 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (18.75%) MCSE
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (15.63%) CCNA
4 4 (12.50%) CCA
4 4 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (12.50%) MCITP
5 3 (9.38%) Degree
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) CCNP
6 1 (3.13%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 8 (25.00%) vSphere
3 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) VMware
2 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 4 (12.50%) ATG
4 3 (9.38%) Veeam
4 3 (9.38%) HP
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco
5 2 (6.25%) 3PAR
5 2 (6.25%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.13%) Brocade
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix
6 1 (3.13%) Nokia
6 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
Bath
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago