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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 70 104 102
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 202 178 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.75% 3.02% 2.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.35% 14.96% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 157 159 130
Median salary £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,300 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1044 1190 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.39% 20.18% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 848 1024 859
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 July 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 July 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 +47 59 £29,500 -9.23% 11
Cornwall +17 34 £31,250 +56.25% 2
Wiltshire -23 33 £30,000 -22.72% 5
Dorset +34 24 £28,000 +7.69% 1
Gloucestershire -22 24 £36,000 +10.76% 3
Somerset -7 20 £28,000 +16.66% 4
Devon +7 8 £30,750 +7.89% 2
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 263 (73.46%) Windows
2 200 (55.87%) Active Directory
3 192 (53.63%) Microsoft
4 183 (51.12%) TCP/IP
5 178 (49.72%) DHCP
6 172 (48.04%) VMware
7 154 (43.02%) MS Exchange
8 142 (39.66%) VMware Infrastructure
9 134 (37.43%) Firewall
10 128 (35.75%) Cisco
11 121 (33.80%) VPN
12 118 (32.96%) Linux
13 103 (28.77%) Windows Server 2008
13 103 (28.77%) Windows Server
14 96 (26.82%) ITIL
15 87 (24.30%) SQL
16 80 (22.35%) SQL Server
17 79 (22.07%) VoIP
18 73 (20.39%) SMTP
18 73 (20.39%) Cisco Certification
18 73 (20.39%) Windows Server 2012
19 72 (20.11%) HP
19 72 (20.11%) MS Excel
20 68 (18.99%) Data Centre
21 65 (18.16%) WAN
22 62 (17.32%) SAN
23 60 (16.76%) LAN
24 56 (15.64%) Microsoft Certification
24 56 (15.64%) Exchange Server 2010
25 55 (15.36%) Degree

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
1 154 (43.02%) MS Exchange
2 56 (15.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 51 (14.25%) IIS
4 28 (7.82%) Skype for Business
5 23 (6.42%) Apache
6 20 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2003
7 18 (5.03%) SharePoint
8 17 (4.75%) Exchange Server 2000
9 15 (4.19%) BizTalk Server
10 13 (3.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 10 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (2.23%) JBoss
12 8 (2.23%) Tomcat
12 8 (2.23%) WebSphere
13 7 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (1.96%) nginx
14 4 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.84%) IBM Domino
15 3 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
16 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 72 (20.11%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.59%) MS Office
3 4 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (10.34%) Office 365
2 14 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.35%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (3.07%) SaaS
5 8 (2.23%) IaaS
6 7 (1.96%) PaaS
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%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 183 (51.12%) TCP/IP
2 178 (49.72%) DHCP
3 134 (37.43%) Firewall
4 121 (33.80%) VPN
5 79 (22.07%) VoIP
6 73 (20.39%) SMTP
7 65 (18.16%) WAN
8 62 (17.32%) SAN
9 60 (16.76%) LAN
10 55 (15.36%) MPLS
11 51 (14.25%) SSL
12 40 (11.17%) Broadband
12 40 (11.17%) Cisco ASA
12 40 (11.17%) HTTP
13 36 (10.06%) Network Security
14 30 (8.38%) Wireless
15 27 (7.54%) OSPF
16 26 (7.26%) Internet
17 25 (6.98%) NetScreen
18 24 (6.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (22.35%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.47%) MySQL
3 3 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.56%) MS Access
4 2 (0.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (0.84%) ClearCase
General
1 45 (12.57%) Telecoms
2 39 (10.89%) Finance
3 20 (5.59%) Banking
4 12 (3.35%) Multimedia
5 11 (3.07%) Retail
6 6 (1.68%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.12%) Publishing
8 3 (0.84%) Automotive
8 3 (0.84%) Law
9 2 (0.56%) Back Office
9 2 (0.56%) Games
10 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.28%) Billing
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
10 1 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (15.92%) Network Engineer
2 56 (15.64%) Support Engineer
3 46 (12.85%) Analyst
4 36 (10.06%) IT Support
5 28 (7.82%) 2nd Line Support
5 28 (7.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 21 (5.87%) Desktop Support
6 21 (5.87%) Exchange Engineer
7 19 (5.31%) 1st Line Support
7 19 (5.31%) Systems Engineer
8 18 (5.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 18 (5.03%) Cisco Engineer
8 18 (5.03%) Support Analyst
9 17 (4.75%) Administrator
10 16 (4.47%) IT Engineer
11 14 (3.91%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 14 (3.91%) Security Analyst
11 14 (3.91%) Senior Analyst
11 14 (3.91%) Team Leader
12 13 (3.63%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.19%) HTML
2 12 (3.35%) Web Services
3 9 (2.51%) AngularJS
3 9 (2.51%) CSS
3 9 (2.51%) CSS3
3 9 (2.51%) HTML5
4 8 (2.23%) WebSphere MQ
5 7 (1.96%) LEMP Stack
5 7 (1.96%) Middleware
6 4 (1.12%) LAMP
6 4 (1.12%) Spring
7 2 (0.56%) .NET
7 2 (0.56%) Ajax
7 2 (0.56%) Backbone.js
7 2 (0.56%) DOM
7 2 (0.56%) JSON
7 2 (0.56%) React
7 2 (0.56%) REST
8 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.28%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 68 (18.99%) Data Centre
2 29 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (7.26%) Computer Science
4 25 (6.98%) Clustering
5 21 (5.87%) PKI
6 20 (5.59%) Management Information System
7 16 (4.47%) Blackberry
8 14 (3.91%) Digital Media
9 10 (2.79%) Public Cloud
10 9 (2.51%) Hybrid Cloud
11 8 (2.23%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.40%) Fat Client
12 5 (1.40%) iPad
12 5 (1.40%) iPhone
12 5 (1.40%) Replication
12 5 (1.40%) Statistics
12 5 (1.40%) Thin Client
13 4 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (1.12%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 263 (73.46%) Windows
2 118 (32.96%) Linux
3 103 (28.77%) Windows Server
3 103 (28.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 73 (20.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 49 (13.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 44 (12.29%) Windows 7
7 35 (9.78%) Windows 8
8 33 (9.22%) Windows XP
9 19 (5.31%) Windows 10
10 16 (4.47%) Windows 2000
11 12 (3.35%) CentOS
12 11 (3.07%) Solaris
12 11 (3.07%) Unix
12 11 (3.07%) Windows Vista
13 8 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (1.68%) Mac OS X
15 5 (1.40%) Mac OS
16 4 (1.12%) FreeNAS
17 3 (0.84%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (26.82%) ITIL
2 53 (14.80%) Load Balancing
3 31 (8.66%) Mentoring
4 24 (6.70%) Service Management
5 23 (6.42%) Continuous Improvement
6 22 (6.15%) ITIL V3
6 22 (6.15%) Network Design
7 21 (5.87%) Data Protection
7 21 (5.87%) Migration
8 20 (5.59%) Identity Management
8 20 (5.59%) TOGAF
9 19 (5.31%) Problem Management
9 19 (5.31%) Service Delivery
10 18 (5.03%) Cybersecurity
11 17 (4.75%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (4.75%) Network Architecture
11 17 (4.75%) Validation
12 16 (4.47%) ITSM
13 15 (4.19%) Change Management
13 15 (4.19%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (24.30%) SQL
2 27 (7.54%) PowerShell
3 21 (5.87%) Python
4 19 (5.31%) Perl
5 18 (5.03%) PHP
6 10 (2.79%) Ruby
7 7 (1.96%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.84%) VBScript
9 2 (0.56%) Tcl
10 1 (0.28%) C
10 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 73 (20.39%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (15.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 55 (15.36%) Degree
4 45 (12.57%) CCNA
5 41 (11.45%) Security Cleared
6 34 (9.50%) MCSE
7 31 (8.66%) SC Cleared
8 16 (4.47%) A+ Certification
8 16 (4.47%) CCNP
9 15 (4.19%) MCSA
9 15 (4.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (3.91%) Network+ Certification
11 13 (3.63%) CCDP
11 13 (3.63%) MCP
12 10 (2.79%) DV Cleared
13 9 (2.51%) CCDA
14 8 (2.23%) MCITP
15 7 (1.96%) EMC Certification
15 7 (1.96%) MCTS
16 6 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (12.01%) SLA
2 8 (2.23%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.84%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.56%) GPG13
5 2 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 200 (55.87%) Active Directory
2 142 (39.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (12.85%) Hyper-V
4 26 (7.26%) VMware ESX
4 26 (7.26%) vSphere
5 21 (5.87%) XenApp
6 13 (3.63%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (2.51%) Terminal Services
7 9 (2.51%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (1.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (1.40%) UAG
10 4 (1.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (1.12%) Firmware
10 4 (1.12%) ISA Server
10 4 (1.12%) vCloud
10 4 (1.12%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.56%) Snort
12 2 (0.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 41 (11.45%) SCCM
2 32 (8.94%) NetBackup
3 30 (8.38%) SCOM
4 22 (6.15%) Norton AntiVirus
5 16 (4.47%) AirWatch
6 15 (4.19%) Backup Exec
6 15 (4.19%) McAfee ePO
7 10 (2.79%) WSUS
8 9 (2.51%) Tivoli
9 8 (2.23%) Microsoft Clustering
10 7 (1.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 6 (1.68%) Cisco CUCM
11 6 (1.68%) Cisco IPCC
11 6 (1.68%) Cisco UCCE
11 6 (1.68%) Cisco UCCX
12 4 (1.12%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 4 (1.12%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Intune
13 3 (0.84%) MOM
13 3 (0.84%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 192 (53.63%) Microsoft
2 172 (48.04%) VMware
3 128 (35.75%) Cisco
4 72 (20.11%) HP
5 43 (12.01%) Citrix
6 38 (10.61%) Juniper
7 33 (9.22%) Intel Security
8 32 (8.94%) CheckPoint
9 30 (8.38%) Veeam
10 28 (7.82%) 3PAR
11 24 (6.70%) Symantec
12 19 (5.31%) EMC
13 18 (5.03%) Veritas
14 17 (4.75%) IBM
15 15 (4.19%) NetApp
15 15 (4.19%) Oracle
16 14 (3.91%) Apple
17 13 (3.63%) F5
18 12 (3.35%) Dell
19 10 (2.79%) Red Hat
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Exmouth, Devon
Experis IT
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Newton Abbot, Devon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + £3000 annual bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Clevedon, Somerset, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: To £28,000 + Good Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
CGI IT UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
intY
Salary: £17,000 per annum (increasing to £20,000 after 3 months probation)
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
RM plc
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Frome
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Chippenham
Capita plc
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: £25-28,000 + Bens
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Swindon
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 22 days ago