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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 75 110 126
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +16
Permanent jobs citing DNS 210 160 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.78% 2.70% 2.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.64% 14.04% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 155 150 115
Median salary £32,500 £33,400 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.69% +24.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,950 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £42,550
UK excluding London median salary £37,550 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +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
1069 1140 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.24% 19.23% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 877 990 878
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,410 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +44 56 £34,250 +5.38% 7
Wiltshire -4 45 £35,000 -10.25% 2
Cornwall +14 37 £27,500 +37.50%
Dorset +32 28 £28,000 +7.69% 1
Gloucestershire -27 21 £36,000 +14.28% 2
Somerset -9 18 £28,000 -6.66%
Devon +2 5 £27,000 -
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 264 (73.54%) Windows
2 197 (54.87%) Microsoft
2 197 (54.87%) Active Directory
3 186 (51.81%) VMware
4 176 (49.03%) DHCP
5 175 (48.75%) TCP/IP
6 152 (42.34%) VMware Infrastructure
7 149 (41.50%) MS Exchange
8 146 (40.67%) Firewall
9 125 (34.82%) Cisco
10 124 (34.54%) Linux
11 123 (34.26%) VPN
12 114 (31.75%) ITIL
13 103 (28.69%) Windows Server
14 91 (25.35%) SQL
15 90 (25.07%) SQL Server
16 89 (24.79%) Windows Server 2008
17 84 (23.40%) HP
18 82 (22.84%) SMTP
19 76 (21.17%) Cisco Certification
20 75 (20.89%) MS Excel
21 69 (19.22%) WAN
21 69 (19.22%) VoIP
22 65 (18.11%) LAN
23 64 (17.83%) SAN
24 61 (16.99%) Microsoft Certification
25 59 (16.43%) Hyper-V
26 58 (16.16%) MPLS
27 57 (15.88%) Windows Server 2012
28 56 (15.60%) Data Centre

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
1 149 (41.50%) MS Exchange
2 51 (14.21%) Exchange Server 2010
2 51 (14.21%) IIS
3 27 (7.52%) Apache
4 24 (6.69%) Skype for Business
5 15 (4.18%) SharePoint
6 13 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (3.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 12 (3.34%) JBoss
7 12 (3.34%) Tomcat
8 11 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2000
9 10 (2.79%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (1.95%) nginx
11 6 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (1.11%) IBM Domino
13 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.28%) Drupal
14 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 75 (20.89%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.57%) MS Office
3 10 (2.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.91%) Office 365
2 19 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (3.90%) SaaS
5 12 (3.34%) IaaS
6 11 (3.06%) PaaS
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 176 (49.03%) DHCP
2 175 (48.75%) TCP/IP
3 146 (40.67%) Firewall
4 123 (34.26%) VPN
5 82 (22.84%) SMTP
6 69 (19.22%) VoIP
6 69 (19.22%) WAN
7 65 (18.11%) LAN
8 64 (17.83%) SAN
9 58 (16.16%) MPLS
10 46 (12.81%) Cisco ASA
10 46 (12.81%) HTTP
11 45 (12.53%) Broadband
12 41 (11.42%) SSL
13 40 (11.14%) Network Security
14 30 (8.36%) VLAN
15 27 (7.52%) NetScreen
16 25 (6.96%) Wireless
17 24 (6.69%) OSPF
18 23 (6.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (25.07%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.18%) MySQL
3 4 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (0.84%) Data Mining
4 3 (0.84%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.56%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.56%) MS Access
5 2 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.28%) GIS
6 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.28%) Redis
6 1 (0.28%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (1.11%) ClearCase
1 4 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.28%) Subversion
General
1 41 (11.42%) Telecoms
2 26 (7.24%) Finance
3 14 (3.90%) Banking
4 6 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.39%) Automotive
6 4 (1.11%) Publishing
6 4 (1.11%) Retail
7 3 (0.84%) Law
7 3 (0.84%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.56%) Back Office
8 2 (0.56%) Games
9 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.28%) Billing
9 1 (0.28%) Electronics
9 1 (0.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (16.71%) Support Engineer
2 57 (15.88%) Network Engineer
3 45 (12.53%) Analyst
4 35 (9.75%) IT Support
5 30 (8.36%) 2nd Line Support
6 24 (6.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 23 (6.41%) Exchange Engineer
8 22 (6.13%) Desktop Support
9 21 (5.85%) Cisco Engineer
9 21 (5.85%) Support Analyst
10 20 (5.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 17 (4.74%) Technical Support
12 16 (4.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 16 (4.46%) Systems Engineer
13 15 (4.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 14 (3.90%) 1st Line Support
14 14 (3.90%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
14 14 (3.90%) IT Engineer
14 14 (3.90%) Team Leader
15 13 (3.62%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.29%) HTML
2 12 (3.34%) AngularJS
2 12 (3.34%) CSS
2 12 (3.34%) CSS3
2 12 (3.34%) HTML5
3 10 (2.79%) Middleware
4 7 (1.95%) LEMP Stack
5 5 (1.39%) Ajax
5 5 (1.39%) REST
6 4 (1.11%) Backbone.js
6 4 (1.11%) DOM
6 4 (1.11%) JSON
6 4 (1.11%) React
6 4 (1.11%) Web Services
7 3 (0.84%) .NET
7 3 (0.84%) LAMP
8 2 (0.56%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.28%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (0.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 56 (15.60%) Data Centre
2 28 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (7.52%) Management Information System
4 24 (6.69%) Computer Science
5 16 (4.46%) Blackberry
6 14 (3.90%) Clustering
7 12 (3.34%) Hybrid Cloud
7 12 (3.34%) Public Cloud
8 11 (3.06%) Digital Media
8 11 (3.06%) Video Conferencing
9 10 (2.79%) PKI
10 9 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (2.51%) Statistics
11 8 (2.23%) CESG
11 8 (2.23%) User Experience
12 7 (1.95%) Fat Client
12 7 (1.95%) Thin Client
13 6 (1.67%) iPad
13 6 (1.67%) iPhone
14 4 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 264 (73.54%) Windows
2 124 (34.54%) Linux
3 103 (28.69%) Windows Server
4 89 (24.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (15.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 49 (13.65%) Windows 7
7 42 (11.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (9.47%) Windows XP
9 29 (8.08%) Windows 8
10 14 (3.90%) Windows 10
11 12 (3.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (3.06%) Unix
13 10 (2.79%) CentOS
14 9 (2.51%) Solaris
14 9 (2.51%) Windows 2000
15 8 (2.23%) Windows Vista
16 6 (1.67%) Mac OS X
17 5 (1.39%) Mac OS
18 4 (1.11%) Apple iOS
19 2 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (31.75%) ITIL
2 46 (12.81%) Load Balancing
3 36 (10.03%) Service Management
4 32 (8.91%) Data Protection
5 31 (8.64%) ITIL V3
6 28 (7.80%) Mentoring
7 23 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 23 (6.41%) ITSM
8 22 (6.13%) Migration
8 22 (6.13%) TOGAF
9 21 (5.85%) Problem Management
10 20 (5.57%) Service Delivery
11 19 (5.29%) Change Management
11 19 (5.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 19 (5.29%) DevOps
12 18 (5.01%) Identity Management
13 16 (4.46%) Data Security
13 16 (4.46%) Root Cause Analysis
14 15 (4.18%) Network Design
14 15 (4.18%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 91 (25.35%) SQL
2 21 (5.85%) PowerShell
3 17 (4.74%) PHP
4 14 (3.90%) Perl
4 14 (3.90%) Python
5 8 (2.23%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.23%) Ruby
6 3 (0.84%) VBScript
7 1 (0.28%) C#
7 1 (0.28%) VB
7 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 76 (21.17%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (16.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 54 (15.04%) CCNA
4 51 (14.21%) Degree
5 37 (10.31%) Security Cleared
6 35 (9.75%) MCSE
7 25 (6.96%) SC Cleared
8 16 (4.46%) CCNP
9 15 (4.18%) DV Cleared
9 15 (4.18%) MCP
9 15 (4.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (3.06%) MCITP
11 10 (2.79%) EMC Certification
11 10 (2.79%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (2.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 10 (2.79%) MCSA
12 9 (2.51%) CEH
12 9 (2.51%) CISSP
13 8 (2.23%) A+ Certification
13 8 (2.23%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (14.21%) SLA
2 9 (2.51%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.11%) QA
5 3 (0.84%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.28%) GPG13
System Software
1 197 (54.87%) Active Directory
2 152 (42.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (16.43%) Hyper-V
4 22 (6.13%) VMware ESX
4 22 (6.13%) vSphere
5 18 (5.01%) XenApp
6 15 (4.18%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (2.23%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (1.95%) Terminal Services
9 6 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (1.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (1.11%) Firmware
11 4 (1.11%) XenDesktop
11 4 (1.11%) XenServer
12 3 (0.84%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.84%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.84%) UAG
13 2 (0.56%) NFS
13 2 (0.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 37 (10.31%) NetBackup
2 33 (9.19%) SCCM
3 24 (6.69%) SCOM
4 22 (6.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 19 (5.29%) AirWatch
6 13 (3.62%) Tivoli
6 13 (3.62%) WSUS
7 12 (3.34%) Backup Exec
8 8 (2.23%) McAfee ePO
8 8 (2.23%) Microsoft Clustering
9 6 (1.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 5 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
10 5 (1.39%) Cisco IPCC
10 5 (1.39%) Cisco UCCE
10 5 (1.39%) Cisco UCCX
11 4 (1.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 4 (1.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Intune
13 2 (0.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 197 (54.87%) Microsoft
2 186 (51.81%) VMware
3 125 (34.82%) Cisco
4 84 (23.40%) HP
5 45 (12.53%) Citrix
6 43 (11.98%) Veeam
7 35 (9.75%) 3PAR
8 32 (8.91%) CheckPoint
9 28 (7.80%) Veritas
10 27 (7.52%) Juniper
10 27 (7.52%) Oracle
11 24 (6.69%) IBM
12 23 (6.41%) EMC
12 23 (6.41%) Symantec
13 17 (4.74%) Intel Security
14 13 (3.62%) Apple
15 12 (3.34%) Brocade
16 11 (3.06%) Extreme Networks
16 11 (3.06%) NetApp
17 10 (2.79%) Hitachi
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: £42,326 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
South Gloucestershire Council
Salary: From £37,858 to £40,619 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Swindon
National Trust
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + BPB
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago