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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 117 94 142
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +48
Permanent jobs citing DNS 149 171 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.60% 2.85% 1.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.55% 17.59% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 130 156 88
Average salary £39,421 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
1100 972 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.18% 16.20% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 930 837 705
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the South West region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +6 50 £39,421 +3.73% 6
Bristol +8 42 £37,500 -6.25% 14
Gloucestershire -25 25 £40,000 +23.07% 8
Somerset -7 16 £37,000 +18.40%
Devon 0 8 £35,000 +20.68% 1
Dorset +1 5 £28,750 -32.35%
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 232 (77.59%) Windows
2 182 (60.87%) Active Directory
3 172 (57.53%) DHCP
4 161 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 124 (41.47%) Firewall
6 114 (38.13%) Windows Server
7 111 (37.12%) VMware
8 104 (34.78%) TCP/IP
9 103 (34.45%) Linux
10 101 (33.78%) MS Exchange
10 101 (33.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 93 (31.10%) Windows Server 2012
12 89 (29.77%) ITIL
13 85 (28.43%) VMware Infrastructure
14 81 (27.09%) Cisco
15 76 (25.42%) SQL Server
16 68 (22.74%) SQL
17 62 (20.74%) Security Cleared
18 52 (17.39%) VPN
19 51 (17.06%) IIS
20 49 (16.39%) WAN
20 49 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2010
21 47 (15.72%) SCCM
22 46 (15.38%) Internet
23 45 (15.05%) HP
23 45 (15.05%) Cisco Certification
23 45 (15.05%) Juniper
23 45 (15.05%) SAN
24 43 (14.38%) HTTP
24 43 (14.38%) PowerShell

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 101 (33.78%) MS Exchange
2 51 (17.06%) IIS
3 49 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (10.37%) Skype for Business
5 30 (10.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 29 (9.70%) Apache
7 24 (8.03%) Exchange Server 2003
8 21 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2007
9 18 (6.02%) SharePoint
10 9 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2000
11 8 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (2.68%) WebSphere
12 4 (1.34%) nginx
12 4 (1.34%) Office Communications Server
13 3 (1.00%) JBoss
13 3 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (1.00%) Tomcat
13 3 (1.00%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.67%) CMS
15 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 42 (14.05%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.01%) MS Office
3 2 (0.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.36%) Office 365
2 13 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.67%) SaaS
5 3 (1.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.00%) CloudFront
5 3 (1.00%) GitHub
5 3 (1.00%) Mimecast
5 3 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 172 (57.53%) DHCP
2 124 (41.47%) Firewall
3 104 (34.78%) TCP/IP
4 52 (17.39%) VPN
5 49 (16.39%) WAN
6 46 (15.38%) Internet
7 45 (15.05%) SAN
8 43 (14.38%) HTTP
9 42 (14.05%) LAN
9 42 (14.05%) SSL
10 27 (9.03%) VoIP
11 24 (8.03%) Network Security
11 24 (8.03%) Wireless
12 23 (7.69%) MPLS
12 23 (7.69%) SMTP
13 22 (7.36%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (6.35%) Cisco Nexus
15 17 (5.69%) OSPF
16 16 (5.35%) NAS
17 15 (5.02%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.02%) MySQL
3 8 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.01%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (1.34%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.33%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 6 (2.01%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.00%) JIRA
2 3 (1.00%) JMeter
2 3 (1.00%) NeoLoad
2 3 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (1.00%) Subversion
2 3 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.00%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (11.71%) Finance
2 23 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.69%) Banking
4 11 (3.68%) Multimedia
5 10 (3.34%) Aerospace
6 7 (2.34%) Legal
7 6 (2.01%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.67%) Local Government
9 4 (1.34%) Retail
10 3 (1.00%) Advertising
10 3 (1.00%) Electronics
10 3 (1.00%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.00%) Marketing
11 1 (0.33%) Back Office
11 1 (0.33%) Billing
11 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.33%) German Language
11 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (19.06%) Support Engineer
2 51 (17.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 34 (11.37%) Analyst
4 25 (8.36%) Network Engineer
5 24 (8.03%) Administrator
6 23 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 23 (7.69%) IT Engineer
7 21 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 19 (6.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 19 (6.35%) Security Engineer
8 19 (6.35%) Systems Engineer
9 17 (5.69%) Windows Engineer
10 16 (5.35%) Systems Administrator
11 15 (5.02%) IT Support
12 12 (4.01%) Windows Administrator
13 11 (3.68%) 2nd Line Support
14 10 (3.34%) Network Specialist
14 10 (3.34%) VMware Engineer
15 9 (3.01%) IT Support Engineer
15 9 (3.01%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.70%) Web Services
2 26 (8.70%) .NET
3 9 (3.01%) LAMP
4 8 (2.68%) WebSphere MQ
5 7 (2.34%) .NET Framework
5 7 (2.34%) Spring
6 6 (2.01%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.67%) Hibernate
8 4 (1.34%) HTML
8 4 (1.34%) XML
9 3 (1.00%) CSS
9 3 (1.00%) CSS3
9 3 (1.00%) Entity Framework
9 3 (1.00%) HTML5
9 3 (1.00%) jQuery
9 3 (1.00%) SOAP
9 3 (1.00%) WCF
9 3 (1.00%) WinForms
9 3 (1.00%) WPF
10 2 (0.67%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.70%) Data Centre
2 25 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (7.69%) Clustering
4 16 (5.35%) Video Conferencing
5 14 (4.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 14 (4.68%) Management Information System
5 14 (4.68%) PKI
6 13 (4.35%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.01%) EqualLogic
7 9 (3.01%) Mathematics
8 7 (2.34%) Blackberry
8 7 (2.34%) Replication
9 6 (2.01%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.67%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.67%) Raspberry Pi
10 5 (1.67%) Security Operations Centre
11 4 (1.34%) CESG
11 4 (1.34%) Cyber Attack
11 4 (1.34%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (1.34%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 232 (77.59%) Windows
2 114 (38.13%) Windows Server
3 103 (34.45%) Linux
4 101 (33.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 93 (31.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (14.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (10.03%) Windows 7
8 25 (8.36%) Unix
9 17 (5.69%) Windows 8
9 17 (5.69%) Windows XP
10 16 (5.35%) CentOS
11 14 (4.68%) Windows 2000
12 10 (3.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (2.68%) Windows Vista
14 7 (2.34%) Windows Mobile
15 5 (1.67%) FreeNAS
15 5 (1.67%) Solaris
15 5 (1.67%) Windows 10
16 3 (1.00%) Android
17 2 (0.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (29.77%) ITIL
2 27 (9.03%) Cybersecurity
3 24 (8.03%) SIEM
4 21 (7.02%) Configuration Management
5 19 (6.35%) Mentoring
6 16 (5.35%) Information Security
6 16 (5.35%) Load Balancing
7 15 (5.02%) Project Management
8 14 (4.68%) Problem Management
8 14 (4.68%) Service Management
9 13 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (4.01%) Incident Management
10 12 (4.01%) Network Monitoring
10 12 (4.01%) Service Delivery
10 12 (4.01%) WFM
11 11 (3.68%) DevOps
11 11 (3.68%) High Availability
11 11 (3.68%) Network Architecture
11 11 (3.68%) Network Management
11 11 (3.68%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 68 (22.74%) SQL
2 43 (14.38%) PowerShell
3 42 (14.05%) Python
4 32 (10.70%) Perl
5 24 (8.03%) PHP
6 16 (5.35%) C#
7 14 (4.68%) VB
8 11 (3.68%) Java
8 11 (3.68%) JavaScript
9 10 (3.34%) C
10 9 (3.01%) Bash Shell
10 9 (3.01%) C++
10 9 (3.01%) Shell Script
10 9 (3.01%) VBScript
11 6 (2.01%) Ruby
11 6 (2.01%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.00%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 62 (20.74%) Security Cleared
2 45 (15.05%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (13.38%) SC Cleared
4 39 (13.04%) Degree
5 36 (12.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (7.36%) CCNP
7 19 (6.35%) CCNA
8 15 (5.02%) MCSE
9 14 (4.68%) DV Cleared
9 14 (4.68%) MCP
10 11 (3.68%) A+ Certification
10 11 (3.68%) Network+ Certification
11 9 (3.01%) MCTS
11 9 (3.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (2.68%) MCITP
13 7 (2.34%) CCDP
13 7 (2.34%) CCIE
13 7 (2.34%) DBS Check
13 7 (2.34%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.70%) SLA
2 6 (2.01%) GPG13
2 6 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.00%) QA
4 2 (0.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 182 (60.87%) Active Directory
2 85 (28.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (9.70%) Hyper-V
4 24 (8.03%) vSphere
5 19 (6.35%) VMware ESX
6 15 (5.02%) Terminal Services
6 15 (5.02%) XenApp
7 9 (3.01%) Snort
8 6 (2.01%) DFS Replication
8 6 (2.01%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (1.34%) Xen
10 4 (1.34%) XenDesktop
11 3 (1.00%) ISA Server
11 3 (1.00%) NFS
11 3 (1.00%) Postfix
11 3 (1.00%) Varnish
11 3 (1.00%) XenServer
12 2 (0.67%) KVM
12 2 (0.67%) UAG
Systems Management
1 47 (15.72%) SCCM
2 37 (12.37%) SCOM
3 17 (5.69%) Cisco CUCM
3 17 (5.69%) Cisco UCCE
3 17 (5.69%) Cisco UCCX
3 17 (5.69%) McAfee ePO
4 16 (5.35%) NetBackup
5 14 (4.68%) Nagios
6 13 (4.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 13 (4.35%) SCDPM
7 12 (4.01%) Backup Exec
7 12 (4.01%) CA Spectrum
7 12 (4.01%) Endace
7 12 (4.01%) SCOrch
8 11 (3.68%) SCVMM
9 9 (3.01%) WSUS
10 8 (2.68%) HP SIM
10 8 (2.68%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (2.34%) QRadar
12 6 (2.01%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 161 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 111 (37.12%) VMware
3 81 (27.09%) Cisco
4 45 (15.05%) HP
4 45 (15.05%) Juniper
5 40 (13.38%) Intel Security
6 30 (10.03%) Citrix
7 29 (9.70%) Dell
7 29 (9.70%) Palo Alto
8 21 (7.02%) Blue Coat
9 17 (5.69%) F5
9 17 (5.69%) Intel
9 17 (5.69%) Splunk
10 16 (5.35%) CheckPoint
10 16 (5.35%) Symantec
11 13 (4.35%) Apple
12 12 (4.01%) CA
12 12 (4.01%) Nimsoft
12 12 (4.01%) Sourcefire
12 12 (4.01%) Verint
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + pension, flexitime, 28 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bideford
Pro-Quest
Salary: 30000-42000 Per Month + pension + holiday allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
greywood
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car, bonus and others
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 21 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 21 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Orchard Computer Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago
Chippenham
aap3
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 28 days ago