The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 95 98 128
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +30
Permanent jobs citing DNS 183 160 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.22% 2.71% 2.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.35% 14.43% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 136 147 112
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +32.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £24,600 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,660 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
DNS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1055 1109 1035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.58% 18.82% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 884 978 883
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

DNS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

DNS Salary Trend in the South West

DNS
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in the South West

DNS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +20 52 £43,500 +19.17% 8
Wiltshire -11 42 £35,000 -10.25% 2
Cornwall - 32 £27,500 - 3
Dorset +29 26 £28,000 +17.89% 1
Gloucestershire -39 14 £40,000 -13.51% 1
Somerset -12 13 £28,000 -15.15% 3
Devon 0 4 £27,000 -28.00%
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for DNS.

1 258 (72.68%) Windows
2 200 (56.34%) Active Directory
3 187 (52.68%) Microsoft
4 186 (52.39%) VMware
5 178 (50.14%) DHCP
6 166 (46.76%) TCP/IP
7 153 (43.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 150 (42.25%) Firewall
9 144 (40.56%) MS Exchange
10 125 (35.21%) Linux
10 125 (35.21%) Cisco
11 116 (32.68%) ITIL
11 116 (32.68%) VPN
12 103 (29.01%) Windows Server
13 101 (28.45%) SQL Server
14 96 (27.04%) SQL
15 87 (24.51%) SMTP
16 81 (22.82%) HP
17 80 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
18 72 (20.28%) MS Excel
19 71 (20.00%) WAN
20 70 (19.72%) Cisco Certification
21 65 (18.31%) LAN
22 64 (18.03%) VoIP
23 63 (17.75%) Microsoft Certification
23 63 (17.75%) Hyper-V
24 62 (17.46%) SAN
25 56 (15.77%) MPLS
26 54 (15.21%) CCNA
26 54 (15.21%) Windows 7

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 144 (40.56%) MS Exchange
2 51 (14.37%) IIS
3 45 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (8.17%) Apache
5 18 (5.07%) Skype for Business
6 15 (4.23%) JBoss
6 15 (4.23%) Tomcat
7 13 (3.66%) SharePoint
8 12 (3.38%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (2.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (1.97%) nginx
11 6 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2000
11 6 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (1.13%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.28%) Drupal
13 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 72 (20.28%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.79%) MS Office
3 10 (2.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.61%) Office 365
2 22 (6.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (5.07%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (4.51%) SaaS
5 14 (3.94%) IaaS
6 13 (3.66%) PaaS
7 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 178 (50.14%) DHCP
2 166 (46.76%) TCP/IP
3 150 (42.25%) Firewall
4 116 (32.68%) VPN
5 87 (24.51%) SMTP
6 71 (20.00%) WAN
7 65 (18.31%) LAN
8 64 (18.03%) VoIP
9 62 (17.46%) SAN
10 56 (15.77%) MPLS
11 52 (14.65%) HTTP
12 51 (14.37%) Network Security
13 45 (12.68%) Broadband
14 42 (11.83%) Cisco ASA
15 41 (11.55%) SSL
16 39 (10.99%) VLAN
17 30 (8.45%) Internet
18 27 (7.61%) NetScreen
19 24 (6.76%) Wireless
20 21 (5.92%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (28.45%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.23%) MySQL
3 4 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (0.85%) Data Mining
4 3 (0.85%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.56%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.56%) MS Access
5 2 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.28%) Big Data
6 1 (0.28%) GIS
6 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.28%) Redis
6 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.28%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (1.13%) ClearCase
2 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.28%) Subversion
General
1 37 (10.42%) Telecoms
2 22 (6.20%) Finance
3 16 (4.51%) Banking
4 5 (1.41%) Automotive
4 5 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.13%) Retail
6 3 (0.85%) Law
7 2 (0.56%) Back Office
7 2 (0.56%) Games
7 2 (0.56%) Marketing
7 2 (0.56%) Publishing
8 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.28%) Electronics
8 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 58 (16.34%) Support Engineer
2 57 (16.06%) Network Engineer
3 42 (11.83%) Analyst
4 35 (9.86%) IT Support
5 34 (9.58%) 2nd Line Support
6 26 (7.32%) Desktop Support
7 24 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 21 (5.92%) Cisco Engineer
9 20 (5.63%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 20 (5.63%) Support Analyst
10 19 (5.35%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
11 18 (5.07%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
11 18 (5.07%) Technical Support
12 17 (4.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 17 (4.79%) Exchange Engineer
12 17 (4.79%) Team Leader
13 16 (4.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 16 (4.51%) Network Manager
14 15 (4.23%) Windows Engineer
15 14 (3.94%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.63%) HTML
2 12 (3.38%) AngularJS
2 12 (3.38%) CSS
2 12 (3.38%) CSS3
2 12 (3.38%) HTML5
2 12 (3.38%) Middleware
3 7 (1.97%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (1.41%) Ajax
4 5 (1.41%) JSON
4 5 (1.41%) REST
5 4 (1.13%) Backbone.js
5 4 (1.13%) DOM
5 4 (1.13%) React
5 4 (1.13%) Web Services
6 3 (0.85%) LAMP
7 2 (0.56%) .NET
7 2 (0.56%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.28%) COM
8 1 (0.28%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 54 (15.21%) Data Centre
2 30 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 24 (6.76%) Computer Science
5 15 (4.23%) Video Conferencing
6 14 (3.94%) Hybrid Cloud
6 14 (3.94%) Public Cloud
7 12 (3.38%) Blackberry
8 11 (3.10%) CESG
8 11 (3.10%) Clustering
9 10 (2.82%) Statistics
10 9 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (2.54%) NHS
10 9 (2.54%) PKI
11 8 (2.25%) Digital Media
11 8 (2.25%) User Experience
12 7 (1.97%) Fat Client
12 7 (1.97%) Thin Client
13 6 (1.69%) iPad
13 6 (1.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 258 (72.68%) Windows
2 125 (35.21%) Linux
3 103 (29.01%) Windows Server
4 80 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 54 (15.21%) Windows 7
6 47 (13.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 40 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 35 (9.86%) Windows XP
9 20 (5.63%) Windows 8
10 14 (3.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (3.10%) Unix
12 10 (2.82%) Windows 10
13 9 (2.54%) CentOS
14 7 (1.97%) Mac OS X
14 7 (1.97%) Solaris
15 4 (1.13%) Apple iOS
15 4 (1.13%) Mac OS
15 4 (1.13%) Windows 2000
15 4 (1.13%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (32.68%) ITIL
2 44 (12.39%) Service Management
3 42 (11.83%) Load Balancing
4 36 (10.14%) Data Protection
5 33 (9.30%) ITIL V3
6 26 (7.32%) Mentoring
7 24 (6.76%) ITSM
8 23 (6.48%) DevOps
9 22 (6.20%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (5.92%) TOGAF
11 20 (5.63%) Problem Management
11 20 (5.63%) Service Delivery
12 19 (5.35%) Change Management
12 19 (5.35%) Migration
12 19 (5.35%) PRINCE2
13 17 (4.79%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (4.79%) Data Security
14 16 (4.51%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (4.23%) Identity Management
15 15 (4.23%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (27.04%) SQL
2 20 (5.63%) PowerShell
3 15 (4.23%) PHP
4 10 (2.82%) Perl
4 10 (2.82%) Python
5 8 (2.25%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.69%) Ruby
7 3 (0.85%) VBScript
8 1 (0.28%) C#
8 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 70 (19.72%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (17.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 54 (15.21%) CCNA
4 52 (14.65%) Degree
5 36 (10.14%) MCSE
6 34 (9.58%) Security Cleared
7 22 (6.20%) SC Cleared
8 18 (5.07%) DV Cleared
9 15 (4.23%) MCP
9 15 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (3.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 13 (3.66%) MCSA
11 12 (3.38%) CEH
11 12 (3.38%) CISSP
11 12 (3.38%) EMC Certification
12 11 (3.10%) CCNP
13 10 (2.82%) MCITP
14 8 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (1.97%) CCSP
16 6 (1.69%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (13.80%) SLA
2 6 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.41%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.13%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.13%) QA
5 1 (0.28%) GPG13
System Software
1 200 (56.34%) Active Directory
2 153 (43.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (17.75%) Hyper-V
4 18 (5.07%) VMware ESX
5 16 (4.51%) XenApp
6 15 (4.23%) vSphere
7 10 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (2.25%) Virtual Servers
9 7 (1.97%) Terminal Services
10 6 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (1.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (1.13%) Firmware
12 4 (1.13%) Terminal Server
13 3 (0.85%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.85%) XenServer
14 2 (0.56%) Docker
14 2 (0.56%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.56%) UAG
15 1 (0.28%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 35 (9.86%) NetBackup
2 29 (8.17%) SCCM
3 20 (5.63%) AirWatch
4 18 (5.07%) Norton AntiVirus
4 18 (5.07%) SCOM
5 13 (3.66%) WSUS
6 12 (3.38%) Tivoli
7 8 (2.25%) Backup Exec
7 8 (2.25%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (1.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (1.13%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (1.13%) Cisco IPCC
9 4 (1.13%) Cisco UCCE
9 4 (1.13%) Cisco UCCX
9 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (0.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 3 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 3 (0.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 3 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 187 (52.68%) Microsoft
2 186 (52.39%) VMware
3 125 (35.21%) Cisco
4 81 (22.82%) HP
5 47 (13.24%) Veeam
6 43 (12.11%) Citrix
7 38 (10.70%) 3PAR
8 33 (9.30%) Oracle
9 32 (9.01%) Veritas
10 29 (8.17%) CheckPoint
11 26 (7.32%) Juniper
12 25 (7.04%) IBM
13 24 (6.76%) EMC
14 19 (5.35%) Symantec
15 14 (3.94%) Apple
15 14 (3.94%) Extreme Networks
16 12 (3.38%) Brocade
16 12 (3.38%) Software AG
17 10 (2.82%) Intel Security
18 8 (2.25%) Sophos
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