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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 111 108 138
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +30
Permanent jobs citing DNS 149 157 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.67% 2.58% 1.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.23% 14.47% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 144 124 90
Median salary £37,500 £33,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £44,100
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
1126 1085 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.19% 17.86% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 964 906 774
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,550 £57,000
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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +32 69 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Gloucestershire -15 33 £44,000 +33.33% 7
Wiltshire -2 24 £40,000 +11.66% 3
Dorset +7 7 £36,500 +12.30% 1
Somerset -13 7 £26,500 -18.46% 5
Devon -2 5 £34,500 +15.00% 2
Cornwall -6 4 £35,000 +75.00% 2
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 218 (75.96%) Windows
2 164 (57.14%) DHCP
3 162 (56.45%) Microsoft
4 157 (54.70%) Active Directory
5 135 (47.04%) TCP/IP
6 117 (40.77%) VMware
7 109 (37.98%) Firewall
7 109 (37.98%) MS Exchange
8 100 (34.84%) VMware Infrastructure
9 97 (33.80%) Linux
10 88 (30.66%) Cisco
11 87 (30.31%) Windows Server
12 86 (29.97%) ITIL
12 86 (29.97%) Windows Server 2008
13 82 (28.57%) VPN
14 65 (22.65%) SQL Server
14 65 (22.65%) Windows Server 2012
15 61 (21.25%) SQL
16 57 (19.86%) VoIP
17 56 (19.51%) SSL
18 55 (19.16%) Cisco Certification
19 54 (18.82%) SAN
20 53 (18.47%) Security Cleared
21 50 (17.42%) IIS
22 49 (17.07%) MS Excel
22 49 (17.07%) Data Centre
23 48 (16.72%) SC Cleared
23 48 (16.72%) Exchange Server 2010
24 46 (16.03%) WAN
25 45 (15.68%) HP

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
1 109 (37.98%) MS Exchange
2 50 (17.42%) IIS
3 48 (16.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (8.01%) Skype for Business
5 22 (7.67%) Apache
5 22 (7.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 18 (6.27%) Exchange Server 2000
7 15 (5.23%) SharePoint
8 12 (4.18%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (3.83%) WebSphere
10 9 (3.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 9 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (1.74%) nginx
11 5 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.70%) JBoss
13 2 (0.70%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.35%) IBM Domino
14 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 49 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (10.10%) Office 365
2 11 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.09%) SaaS
5 4 (1.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.35%) IaaS
6 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 164 (57.14%) DHCP
2 135 (47.04%) TCP/IP
3 109 (37.98%) Firewall
4 82 (28.57%) VPN
5 57 (19.86%) VoIP
6 56 (19.51%) SSL
7 54 (18.82%) SAN
8 46 (16.03%) WAN
9 43 (14.98%) LAN
10 37 (12.89%) HTTP
10 37 (12.89%) SMTP
11 35 (12.20%) MPLS
12 31 (10.80%) Internet
13 25 (8.71%) Wireless
14 23 (8.01%) OSPF
15 22 (7.67%) Cisco ASA
16 21 (7.32%) Network Security
17 19 (6.62%) NAS
18 16 (5.57%) Cisco Nexus
19 15 (5.23%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (22.65%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.92%) MySQL
3 5 (1.74%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.05%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.35%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.35%) MS Access
6 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (1.05%) Subversion
3 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 40 (13.94%) Finance
3 18 (6.27%) Banking
4 11 (3.83%) Multimedia
5 10 (3.48%) Retail
6 9 (3.14%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.74%) Local Government
8 4 (1.39%) Legal
8 4 (1.39%) Publishing
9 3 (1.05%) Advertising
9 3 (1.05%) Electronics
9 3 (1.05%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.70%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.70%) Billing
11 1 (0.35%) Back Office
11 1 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 49 (17.07%) Support Engineer
2 39 (13.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 33 (11.50%) Network Engineer
4 31 (10.80%) Analyst
5 25 (8.71%) Administrator
6 22 (7.67%) IT Support
7 21 (7.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 19 (6.62%) IT Engineer
8 19 (6.62%) Systems Engineer
9 15 (5.23%) 3rd Line Support
9 15 (5.23%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 15 (5.23%) Security Engineer
10 14 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 14 (4.88%) Windows Administrator
11 13 (4.53%) 1st Line Support
11 13 (4.53%) Cisco Engineer
11 13 (4.53%) Exchange Engineer
12 11 (3.83%) 2nd Line Support
12 11 (3.83%) Security Analyst
12 11 (3.83%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.01%) Web Services
2 15 (5.23%) .NET
3 11 (3.83%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (2.79%) LAMP
5 7 (2.44%) Spring
6 6 (2.09%) HTML
7 5 (1.74%) .NET Framework
7 5 (1.74%) CSS
7 5 (1.74%) CSS3
7 5 (1.74%) HTML5
8 4 (1.39%) AngularJS
8 4 (1.39%) LEMP Stack
9 3 (1.05%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.70%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.70%) XML
11 1 (0.35%) COM
11 1 (0.35%) Entity Framework
11 1 (0.35%) jQuery
11 1 (0.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 49 (17.07%) Data Centre
2 31 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (8.36%) Clustering
3 24 (8.36%) PKI
4 17 (5.92%) Computer Science
5 13 (4.53%) Blackberry
6 12 (4.18%) Digital Media
7 11 (3.83%) EqualLogic
7 11 (3.83%) Management Information System
8 9 (3.14%) Public Cloud
8 9 (3.14%) Replication
9 6 (2.09%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.74%) Fat Client
10 5 (1.74%) Raspberry Pi
10 5 (1.74%) Thin Client
11 4 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (1.39%) SCADA
12 3 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (1.05%) iPad
12 3 (1.05%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 218 (75.96%) Windows
2 97 (33.80%) Linux
3 87 (30.31%) Windows Server
4 86 (29.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 65 (22.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (12.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (9.41%) Windows 8
8 26 (9.06%) Windows XP
9 24 (8.36%) Windows 2000
10 18 (6.27%) Windows 7
11 15 (5.23%) Windows 10
12 14 (4.88%) CentOS
12 14 (4.88%) Windows Vista
13 13 (4.53%) Unix
14 8 (2.79%) Solaris
15 7 (2.44%) FreeNAS
16 3 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (1.05%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.70%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.70%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (29.97%) ITIL
2 40 (13.94%) Load Balancing
3 31 (10.80%) Cybersecurity
4 25 (8.71%) Mentoring
5 24 (8.36%) Network Architecture
6 23 (8.01%) Project Management
7 22 (7.67%) SIEM
8 18 (6.27%) Identity Management
8 18 (6.27%) Service Management
9 17 (5.92%) Configuration Management
9 17 (5.92%) Network Design
10 16 (5.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (5.57%) Validation
11 14 (4.88%) TOGAF
12 13 (4.53%) High Availability
12 13 (4.53%) Time Management
13 12 (4.18%) Business Transformation
13 12 (4.18%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (4.18%) Problem Management
14 11 (3.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 61 (21.25%) SQL
2 44 (15.33%) PowerShell
3 28 (9.76%) Python
4 22 (7.67%) Perl
5 13 (4.53%) PHP
6 12 (4.18%) VB
7 11 (3.83%) C#
8 10 (3.48%) Ruby
9 9 (3.14%) C++
9 9 (3.14%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.44%) C
10 7 (2.44%) JavaScript
11 6 (2.09%) VBScript
12 4 (1.39%) Java
12 4 (1.39%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.70%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.70%) Tcl
14 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 55 (19.16%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (18.47%) Security Cleared
3 48 (16.72%) SC Cleared
4 39 (13.59%) Degree
5 36 (12.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (8.71%) CCNA
7 21 (7.32%) CCNP
7 21 (7.32%) MCSE
8 20 (6.97%) A+ Certification
9 18 (6.27%) Network+ Certification
10 14 (4.88%) CCDP
10 14 (4.88%) MCP
11 13 (4.53%) MCTS
12 11 (3.83%) MCITP
13 10 (3.48%) CCNP Voice
13 10 (3.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (3.14%) MCSA
15 8 (2.79%) CCDA
15 8 (2.79%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (2.44%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.62%) SLA
2 7 (2.44%) GPG13
3 6 (2.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.09%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 157 (54.70%) Active Directory
2 100 (34.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (9.06%) vSphere
4 24 (8.36%) Hyper-V
5 20 (6.97%) XenApp
6 17 (5.92%) VMware ESX
7 8 (2.79%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (2.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (2.09%) Terminal Services
9 5 (1.74%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.39%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (1.39%) ISA Server
10 4 (1.39%) UAG
10 4 (1.39%) vCloud
10 4 (1.39%) XenServer
11 3 (1.05%) NFS
11 3 (1.05%) Snort
12 2 (0.70%) Postfix
12 2 (0.70%) Xen
13 1 (0.35%) Squid
Systems Management
1 32 (11.15%) SCCM
2 24 (8.36%) SCOM
3 22 (7.67%) McAfee ePO
4 21 (7.32%) NetBackup
5 16 (5.57%) Backup Exec
6 14 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
7 10 (3.48%) Cisco CUCM
7 10 (3.48%) Cisco IPCC
7 10 (3.48%) Cisco UCCE
7 10 (3.48%) Cisco UCCX
8 8 (2.79%) QRadar
8 8 (2.79%) RSA Archer
9 6 (2.09%) RSA Security Analytics
10 5 (1.74%) MOM
10 5 (1.74%) SmoothWall
10 5 (1.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (1.39%) AirWatch
11 4 (1.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 4 (1.39%) WSUS
12 1 (0.35%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 162 (56.45%) Microsoft
2 117 (40.77%) VMware
3 88 (30.66%) Cisco
4 45 (15.68%) HP
5 42 (14.63%) Intel Security
6 32 (11.15%) Juniper
7 27 (9.41%) Citrix
8 22 (7.67%) Dell
9 18 (6.27%) CheckPoint
9 18 (6.27%) NetApp
10 17 (5.92%) Symantec
11 16 (5.57%) Palo Alto
12 13 (4.53%) Apple
13 10 (3.48%) Red Hat
14 9 (3.14%) F5
14 9 (3.14%) Intel
15 8 (2.79%) ArcSight
15 8 (2.79%) Sophos
16 7 (2.44%) Hitachi
16 7 (2.44%) Sourcefire
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