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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 56 59 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 16 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.74% 2.50% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.05% 16.50% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 12
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £26,573
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +31.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
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
84 103 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 14.38% 15.12% 18.59%
Number of salaries quoted 71 88 108
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Taunton - 6 - -
Street +3 4 £25,750 -21.96%
Bath +4 3 £35,000 - 4
Yeovil - 2 £34,000 -
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 29 (72.50%) DHCP
3 23 (57.50%) ITIL
4 22 (55.00%) VMware
5 20 (50.00%) Firewall
6 18 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (42.50%) VPN
8 16 (40.00%) Linux
9 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
10 14 (35.00%) SQL
10 14 (35.00%) Cisco
10 14 (35.00%) SAN
11 13 (32.50%) MS Exchange
11 13 (32.50%) TCP/IP
12 12 (30.00%) SCCM
13 11 (27.50%) Nagios
14 10 (25.00%) MS Office
14 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (25.00%) PowerShell
15 9 (22.50%) CheckPoint
15 9 (22.50%) Change Management
16 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
16 8 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
16 8 (20.00%) SCOM
17 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
17 7 (17.50%) LAN
17 7 (17.50%) WAN
17 7 (17.50%) HP
17 7 (17.50%) Juniper
17 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 13 (32.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.00%) Apache
3 3 (7.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.00%) IIS
5 1 (2.50%) Lync
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Office
2 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (72.50%) DHCP
2 20 (50.00%) Firewall
3 17 (42.50%) VPN
4 14 (35.00%) SAN
5 13 (32.50%) TCP/IP
6 7 (17.50%) LAN
6 7 (17.50%) WAN
7 6 (15.00%) SSL
8 5 (12.50%) Wireless
9 4 (10.00%) HTTP
10 3 (7.50%) FTP
10 3 (7.50%) LDAP
10 3 (7.50%) Internet
10 3 (7.50%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (5.00%) NAS
11 2 (5.00%) IPsec
11 2 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (5.00%) Network Security
11 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Support Technician
3 7 (17.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) IT Support
3 7 (17.50%) Senior IT Support
4 6 (15.00%) Build Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Help Desk Technician
4 6 (15.00%) Help Desk Support Technician
4 6 (15.00%) Server Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Help Desk Support
5 5 (12.50%) Server Support
5 5 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 3 (7.50%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support
6 3 (7.50%) Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) IT Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) XML
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Blackberry
1 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (7.50%) Streaming Video
1 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) Clustering
2 2 (5.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 16 (40.00%) Linux
3 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.50%) Mac OS X Server
5 3 (7.50%) Android
5 3 (7.50%) Windows XP
5 3 (7.50%) Mac OS X
5 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) Change Management
3 8 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (12.50%) Build Automation
4 5 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 3 (7.50%) Software Licensing
5 3 (7.50%) Cyber Security
5 3 (7.50%) Information Security
5 3 (7.50%) Project Management
6 2 (5.00%) Service Management
6 2 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) SQL
2 10 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
4 5 (12.50%) VB
4 5 (12.50%) Perl
5 3 (7.50%) VBScript
6 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) CCSA
4 2 (5.00%) MCP
4 2 (5.00%) MCSE
4 2 (5.00%) CCNP
4 2 (5.00%) CCNA
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCITP
5 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (7.50%) Kerio MailServer
5 2 (5.00%) NFS
5 2 (5.00%) MetaFrame
5 2 (5.00%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.50%) Xen
6 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) SCCM
2 11 (27.50%) Nagios
3 8 (20.00%) SCOM
4 2 (5.00%) Hyperic
4 2 (5.00%) WSUS
4 2 (5.00%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.50%) Netcool
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) VMware
2 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 14 (35.00%) Cisco
4 9 (22.50%) CheckPoint
5 7 (17.50%) Juniper
5 7 (17.50%) HP
6 5 (12.50%) SonicWALL
6 5 (12.50%) Apple
7 3 (7.50%) Mitel
7 3 (7.50%) ProCurve
7 3 (7.50%) Infor
7 3 (7.50%) Kerio
7 3 (7.50%) NEC
7 3 (7.50%) Intel
7 3 (7.50%) Citrix
7 3 (7.50%) SAP
8 2 (5.00%) Oracle
8 2 (5.00%) IBM
8 2 (5.00%) Avaya
8 2 (5.00%) Dell
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Eden Lea
Salary: £15,000 - £20,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago