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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 48 64 49
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs citing DNS 17 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.06% 1.46% 2.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.56% 10.53% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 20
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,750 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,762 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
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
64 95 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 11.53% 13.89% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 52 75 117
Average salary £35,000 £32,853 £38,327
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.53% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,200 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Yeovil +8 4 £32,500 +80.55%
Clevedon -5 4 £26,500 -
Bath +7 3 £45,000 +62.16% 2
Taunton +8 2 - -
Street +1 2 £40,500 -
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 20 (58.82%) Windows
1 20 (58.82%) DHCP
2 19 (55.88%) TCP/IP
3 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 16 (47.06%) MS Exchange
5 12 (35.29%) SAN
5 12 (35.29%) Firewall
5 12 (35.29%) VMware
6 10 (29.41%) VPN
7 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (23.53%) vSphere
8 8 (23.53%) NAS
8 8 (23.53%) SQL
8 8 (23.53%) IIS
8 8 (23.53%) MS Office
8 8 (23.53%) ITIL
8 8 (23.53%) Finance
9 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (20.59%) Linux
9 7 (20.59%) CCNA
9 7 (20.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
10 6 (17.65%) MCSE
10 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
10 6 (17.65%) SSL
10 6 (17.65%) Wireless

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 16 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 8 (23.53%) IIS
3 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (11.76%) JBoss
5 4 (11.76%) WebLogic
5 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
5 4 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (5.88%) Apache
8 1 (2.94%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Office
2 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (58.82%) DHCP
2 19 (55.88%) TCP/IP
3 12 (35.29%) SAN
3 12 (35.29%) Firewall
4 10 (29.41%) VPN
5 8 (23.53%) NAS
6 6 (17.65%) Wireless
6 6 (17.65%) IPsec
6 6 (17.65%) SSL
7 5 (14.71%) VoIP
8 4 (11.76%) FTP
8 4 (11.76%) LAN
9 3 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (8.82%) Network Security
9 3 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (8.82%) HTTP
10 2 (5.88%) WLAN
10 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
10 2 (5.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Support Technician
1 7 (20.59%) Help Desk Technician
1 7 (20.59%) Help Desk Support
1 7 (20.59%) Help Desk Support Technician
2 6 (17.65%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Desktop Support
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) UNIX Support
4 2 (5.88%) UNIX Technical Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) IT Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) UNIX Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) UNIX Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (20.59%) Linux
4 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.76%) UNIX
5 4 (11.76%) AIX
5 4 (11.76%) Solaris
6 3 (8.82%) CentOS
6 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (11.76%) Migration
2 4 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (11.76%) DevOps
3 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (8.82%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (8.82%) Change Management
4 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.88%) Time Management
4 2 (5.88%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) Korn
2 4 (11.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) CCNA
1 7 (20.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (17.65%) MCSE
3 5 (14.71%) MCITP
4 4 (11.76%) CCA
4 4 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (8.82%) CCNP
5 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.82%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (23.53%) vSphere
3 4 (11.76%) XenDesktop
4 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (35.29%) VMware
3 5 (14.71%) HP
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle
4 4 (11.76%) ATG
5 3 (8.82%) Citrix
5 3 (8.82%) Nokia
5 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
5 3 (8.82%) Brocade
6 2 (5.88%) 3PAR
6 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per hour, Benefits: Plus Generous Benefits
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Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
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