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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 105 91 121
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +30
Permanent jobs citing DNS 146 180 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.77% 3.03% 2.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.64% 15.89% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 137 143 111
Median salary £34,500 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.47% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,661 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.45%
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
1070 1133 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.31% 19.09% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 900 958 814
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 29 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 29 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 +36 66 £32,500 -13.33% 17
Gloucestershire -8 32 £42,500 +28.78% 4
Somerset -10 12 £26,597 -6.67% 3
Wiltshire -36 12 £34,500 -8.60% 2
Dorset +17 9 £36,500 +12.30%
Cornwall -3 9 £35,000 +62.79% 1
Devon -3 6 £34,500 +15.00% 2
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 232 (76.32%) Windows
2 168 (55.26%) Microsoft
3 166 (54.61%) DHCP
4 162 (53.29%) Active Directory
5 156 (51.32%) TCP/IP
6 132 (43.42%) VMware
7 119 (39.14%) Firewall
8 117 (38.49%) MS Exchange
9 111 (36.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 106 (34.87%) Linux
11 105 (34.54%) Cisco
12 97 (31.91%) VPN
13 88 (28.95%) Windows Server
14 86 (28.29%) ITIL
14 86 (28.29%) Windows Server 2008
15 70 (23.03%) SQL
15 70 (23.03%) VoIP
16 64 (21.05%) SQL Server
16 64 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
17 61 (20.07%) Cisco Certification
18 57 (18.75%) SSL
18 57 (18.75%) Data Centre
19 55 (18.09%) WAN
20 53 (17.43%) SAN
21 52 (17.11%) LAN
21 52 (17.11%) Security Cleared
22 50 (16.45%) MS Excel
23 49 (16.12%) SMTP
23 49 (16.12%) IIS
24 47 (15.46%) SC Cleared

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
1 117 (38.49%) MS Exchange
2 49 (16.12%) IIS
3 45 (14.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (7.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 23 (7.57%) Skype for Business
5 21 (6.91%) Apache
6 19 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2000
7 14 (4.61%) SharePoint
8 13 (4.28%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (3.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 11 (3.62%) WebSphere
10 10 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (2.30%) nginx
13 5 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.99%) JBoss
15 3 (0.99%) Tomcat
16 2 (0.66%) IBM Domino
17 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 50 (16.45%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.26%) MS Office
3 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (9.54%) Office 365
2 8 (2.63%) SaaS
3 7 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.99%) IaaS
6 2 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.66%) PaaS
6 2 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 166 (54.61%) DHCP
2 156 (51.32%) TCP/IP
3 119 (39.14%) Firewall
4 97 (31.91%) VPN
5 70 (23.03%) VoIP
6 57 (18.75%) SSL
7 55 (18.09%) WAN
8 53 (17.43%) SAN
9 52 (17.11%) LAN
10 49 (16.12%) SMTP
11 44 (14.47%) MPLS
12 37 (12.17%) HTTP
13 32 (10.53%) Internet
14 30 (9.87%) Cisco ASA
15 29 (9.54%) Wireless
16 27 (8.88%) OSPF
17 26 (8.55%) Network Security
18 25 (8.22%) Broadband
19 16 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
19 16 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.25%) MySQL
3 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.66%) MS Access
5 2 (0.66%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.33%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (0.99%) Subversion
General
1 45 (14.80%) Telecoms
2 40 (13.16%) Finance
3 20 (6.58%) Banking
4 12 (3.95%) Multimedia
5 10 (3.29%) Retail
6 9 (2.96%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.32%) Legal
7 4 (1.32%) Publishing
8 3 (0.99%) Advertising
8 3 (0.99%) Electronics
8 3 (0.99%) Local Government
9 2 (0.66%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.66%) Back Office
9 2 (0.66%) Billing
9 2 (0.66%) Games
9 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 51 (16.78%) Support Engineer
2 45 (14.80%) Network Engineer
3 36 (11.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 34 (11.18%) Analyst
5 24 (7.89%) Administrator
6 23 (7.57%) IT Support
7 18 (5.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 17 (5.59%) 1st Line Support
8 17 (5.59%) Systems Engineer
9 16 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
9 16 (5.26%) IT Engineer
10 15 (4.93%) Exchange Engineer
10 15 (4.93%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 14 (4.61%) Security Engineer
12 13 (4.28%) Security Analyst
12 13 (4.28%) Windows Administrator
13 12 (3.95%) Senior Analyst
14 11 (3.62%) 2nd Line Support
14 11 (3.62%) Senior Security Analyst
14 11 (3.62%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.25%) Web Services
2 11 (3.62%) .NET
2 11 (3.62%) WebSphere MQ
3 10 (3.29%) HTML
4 7 (2.30%) LAMP
5 6 (1.97%) AngularJS
5 6 (1.97%) CSS
5 6 (1.97%) CSS3
5 6 (1.97%) HTML5
5 6 (1.97%) LEMP Stack
6 5 (1.64%) Spring
7 2 (0.66%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.66%) Middleware
8 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.33%) COM
8 1 (0.33%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 27 (8.88%) PKI
3 26 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (8.55%) Computer Science
4 24 (7.89%) Clustering
5 16 (5.26%) Blackberry
6 15 (4.93%) Management Information System
7 14 (4.61%) Digital Media
8 9 (2.96%) EqualLogic
9 6 (1.97%) Replication
9 6 (1.97%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.64%) Fat Client
10 5 (1.64%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.64%) Thin Client
11 4 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.32%) iPad
11 4 (1.32%) SCADA
12 3 (0.99%) Internet of Things
12 3 (0.99%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.99%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 232 (76.32%) Windows
2 106 (34.87%) Linux
3 88 (28.95%) Windows Server
4 86 (28.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 64 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (11.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (9.54%) Windows 8
8 24 (7.89%) Windows 2000
8 24 (7.89%) Windows 7
8 24 (7.89%) Windows XP
9 17 (5.59%) Windows 10
10 14 (4.61%) CentOS
10 14 (4.61%) Windows Vista
11 10 (3.29%) Solaris
11 10 (3.29%) Unix
12 7 (2.30%) FreeNAS
13 4 (1.32%) Mac OS
13 4 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.66%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.66%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (28.29%) ITIL
2 46 (15.13%) Load Balancing
3 31 (10.20%) Cybersecurity
4 28 (9.21%) Mentoring
5 25 (8.22%) Project Management
6 23 (7.57%) Network Architecture
7 21 (6.91%) SIEM
8 19 (6.25%) Identity Management
9 18 (5.92%) Network Design
9 18 (5.92%) Service Management
10 17 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (5.26%) Configuration Management
11 16 (5.26%) TOGAF
11 16 (5.26%) Validation
12 15 (4.93%) Information Security
13 14 (4.61%) High Availability
14 12 (3.95%) Business Transformation
14 12 (3.95%) Migration
14 12 (3.95%) Penetration Testing
14 12 (3.95%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (23.03%) SQL
2 39 (12.83%) PowerShell
3 28 (9.21%) Python
4 23 (7.57%) Perl
5 16 (5.26%) PHP
6 11 (3.62%) Ruby
7 9 (2.96%) C#
8 8 (2.63%) C++
9 7 (2.30%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.97%) C
10 6 (1.97%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.97%) VB
11 4 (1.32%) VBScript
12 2 (0.66%) Java
12 2 (0.66%) Tcl
12 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 61 (20.07%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (17.11%) Security Cleared
3 47 (15.46%) Degree
3 47 (15.46%) SC Cleared
4 37 (12.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (9.54%) CCNA
6 23 (7.57%) MCSE
7 21 (6.91%) CCNP
8 20 (6.58%) A+ Certification
9 18 (5.92%) Network+ Certification
10 15 (4.93%) CCDP
11 14 (4.61%) MCP
12 11 (3.62%) MCTS
12 11 (3.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (3.29%) CCNP Voice
13 10 (3.29%) MCITP
13 10 (3.29%) MCSA
14 8 (2.63%) CCDA
15 7 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (1.64%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.54%) SLA
2 7 (2.30%) GPG13
2 7 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.30%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.66%) QA
4 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 162 (53.29%) Active Directory
2 111 (36.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (9.21%) vSphere
4 27 (8.88%) Hyper-V
5 20 (6.58%) VMware ESX
5 20 (6.58%) XenApp
6 9 (2.96%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (2.30%) Terminal Services
9 5 (1.64%) vCloud
9 5 (1.64%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.32%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (1.32%) ISA Server
10 4 (1.32%) UAG
10 4 (1.32%) XenServer
11 3 (0.99%) NFS
11 3 (0.99%) Snort
12 2 (0.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.66%) Postfix
12 2 (0.66%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (11.18%) SCCM
2 26 (8.55%) SCOM
3 23 (7.57%) NetBackup
4 22 (7.24%) McAfee ePO
5 16 (5.26%) Backup Exec
6 15 (4.93%) Norton AntiVirus
7 10 (3.29%) Cisco CUCM
7 10 (3.29%) Cisco IPCC
7 10 (3.29%) Cisco UCCE
7 10 (3.29%) Cisco UCCX
8 8 (2.63%) QRadar
8 8 (2.63%) RSA Archer
9 6 (1.97%) RSA Security Analytics
9 6 (1.97%) WSUS
10 4 (1.32%) AirWatch
10 4 (1.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (1.32%) MOM
10 4 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.99%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 3 (0.99%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 168 (55.26%) Microsoft
2 132 (43.42%) VMware
3 105 (34.54%) Cisco
4 45 (14.80%) HP
5 43 (14.14%) Intel Security
6 38 (12.50%) Juniper
7 33 (10.86%) Citrix
8 25 (8.22%) CheckPoint
9 19 (6.25%) NetApp
10 18 (5.92%) Dell
10 18 (5.92%) Symantec
11 16 (5.26%) Palo Alto
12 13 (4.28%) Apple
13 11 (3.62%) Red Hat
14 10 (3.29%) F5
15 9 (2.96%) Intel
15 9 (2.96%) Sophos
16 8 (2.63%) ArcSight
16 8 (2.63%) EMC
16 8 (2.63%) Hitachi
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-28,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
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Bath, Avon
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Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + £3000 annual bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £27-28,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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Salary: £45,000 to £72,000 plus an excellent package
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Devon
Capita plc
Salary: £25000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + competitive
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Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol, Avon
intY
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum + bonus when working late shifts
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Wiltshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & Car/Car Allowance
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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