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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 50 68 46
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -22
Permanent jobs citing DNS 15 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.72% 1.48% 3.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.65% 10.58% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 20
Average salary £26,500 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.18% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,450 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,024 £46,350
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
85 104 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 15.43% 14.04% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 68 86 87
Average salary £35,000 £33,300 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.10% -21.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 7 £45,000 +83.67%
Clevedon -6 4 £26,500 -
Taunton +11 2 - -
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (66.67%) Windows
2 21 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 21 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 20 (55.56%) MS Exchange
4 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
5 18 (50.00%) DHCP
6 16 (44.44%) VMware
7 12 (33.33%) SAN
8 10 (27.78%) Firewall
9 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (22.22%) NAS
10 8 (22.22%) vSphere
10 8 (22.22%) Finance
10 8 (22.22%) VPN
10 8 (22.22%) SQL
10 8 (22.22%) IIS
10 8 (22.22%) ITIL
11 7 (19.44%) Linux
11 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (19.44%) CCNA
11 7 (19.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (16.67%) SCCM
12 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
12 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (16.67%) Manufacturing
12 6 (16.67%) Wireless
12 6 (16.67%) IPsec

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.22%) IIS
3 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 4 (11.11%) JBoss
5 4 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (5.56%) Apache
8 1 (2.78%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 6 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 18 (50.00%) DHCP
3 12 (33.33%) SAN
4 10 (27.78%) Firewall
5 8 (22.22%) NAS
5 8 (22.22%) VPN
6 6 (16.67%) Wireless
6 6 (16.67%) IPsec
6 6 (16.67%) SSL
7 5 (13.89%) VoIP
8 4 (11.11%) LAN
8 4 (11.11%) FTP
9 3 (8.33%) HTTP
9 3 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (8.33%) Network Security
9 3 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (5.56%) VLAN
10 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
10 2 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 6 (16.67%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Help Desk Support Technician
3 5 (13.89%) Help Desk Technician
3 5 (13.89%) Help Desk Support
4 4 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
4 4 (11.11%) IT Support
4 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) UNIX Support
5 2 (5.56%) UNIX Technical Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (19.44%) Linux
4 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.11%) UNIX
5 4 (11.11%) AIX
5 4 (11.11%) Solaris
6 3 (8.33%) CentOS
6 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (11.11%) DevOps
2 4 (11.11%) Migration
3 3 (8.33%) Change Management
3 3 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.56%) Time Management
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
4 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) Korn
2 4 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (19.44%) CCNA
1 7 (19.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (16.67%) MCSE
3 5 (13.89%) MCITP
4 4 (11.11%) CCA
4 4 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (8.33%) CCSA
5 3 (8.33%) CCNP
5 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.22%) vSphere
3 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.11%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 16 (44.44%) VMware
3 5 (13.89%) Cisco
3 5 (13.89%) HP
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle
4 4 (11.11%) ATG
5 3 (8.33%) Nokia
5 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 3 (8.33%) Citrix
5 3 (8.33%) Brocade
6 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
6 2 (5.56%) 3PAR
Yeovil, Somerset
networx
Salary: £33,800 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheddar, Somerset
Robert Half
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Frome
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Frome
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago