Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for DNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DNS over the 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 113 81
Rank change year-on-year -20 -32 +48
Permanent jobs citing DNS 60 97 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.63% 2.56% 3.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.68% 17.51% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 48 65 98
Bristol median annual salary £32,250 £42,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.12% +26.87% -9.46%
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,100 £19,350
90th Percentile £48,975 £58,750 £54,730
South West median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.11% -6.08%

DNS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 473 554 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 12.87% 14.59% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 400 430 429
Bristol median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing DNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Bristol

DNS
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS in Bristol.

Salary trend for DNS in Bristol

DNS
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Bristol over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for DNS.

1 39 (65.00%) DHCP
2 33 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 31 (51.67%) Windows
4 25 (41.67%) Linux
5 24 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 20 (33.33%) MySQL
6 20 (33.33%) VMware
7 19 (31.67%) Finance
8 18 (30.00%) SQL
8 18 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (28.33%) Windows Server
10 16 (26.67%) Degree
10 16 (26.67%) Configuration Management
11 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 15 (25.00%) ITIL
11 15 (25.00%) Puppet
12 14 (23.33%) C#
13 13 (21.67%) Python
14 12 (20.00%) Windows 7
14 12 (20.00%) Office 365
14 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
15 11 (18.33%) Windows 10
15 11 (18.33%) SSL
15 11 (18.33%) Unix
16 10 (16.67%) SMTP
16 10 (16.67%) HTML
16 10 (16.67%) .NET
16 10 (16.67%) JavaScript

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 6 (10.00%) CMS
1 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 6 (10.00%) Umbraco
2 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.00%) IIS
3 3 (5.00%) Mattermost
3 3 (5.00%) nginx
3 3 (5.00%) XWiki
4 1 (1.67%) Drupal
4 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.00%) Office 365
2 8 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (5.00%) GitHub
3 3 (5.00%) Serverless
4 1 (1.67%) Cloudflare
4 1 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.67%) Heroku
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (65.00%) DHCP
2 24 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (18.33%) SSL
4 10 (16.67%) SMTP
5 8 (13.33%) HTTP
5 8 (13.33%) SNMP
6 6 (10.00%) Firewall
6 6 (10.00%) FTP
6 6 (10.00%) VoIP
6 6 (10.00%) VPN
7 4 (6.67%) HTTPS
7 4 (6.67%) IPsec
7 4 (6.67%) Sourcefire
8 3 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (3.33%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.67%) Cisco Firepower
10 1 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.67%) VLAN
10 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.33%) MySQL
2 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (16.67%) MariaDB
3 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 6 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 6 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.67%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (10.00%) Log4Net
1 6 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.00%) GoCD
2 3 (5.00%) JIRA
2 3 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (5.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.33%) Gatling
3 2 (3.33%) JMeter
4 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.67%) GitLab
4 1 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.67%) Rational Quality Manager
4 1 (1.67%) Rational Team Concert
4 1 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (31.67%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Retail
3 3 (5.00%) Aerospace
3 3 (5.00%) Electronics
3 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.00%) Marketing
3 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (20.00%) Junior
2 11 (18.33%) IT Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) Developer
3 10 (16.67%) IT Support
3 10 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 10 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (11.67%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Backend Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Graduate
6 6 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
6 6 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Junior Backend Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Security Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) .NET
1 10 (16.67%) 802.1X
1 10 (16.67%) HTML
2 6 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (10.00%) Ajax
2 6 (10.00%) JSON
2 6 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
3 4 (6.67%) CSS
3 4 (6.67%) XML
4 3 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (5.00%) LDAP
4 3 (5.00%) Lucene
5 2 (3.33%) Middleware
5 2 (3.33%) REST
6 1 (1.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.00%) iPad
3 6 (10.00%) iPhone
3 6 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 31 (51.67%) Windows
2 25 (41.67%) Linux
3 17 (28.33%) Windows Server
4 12 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (18.33%) Unix
5 11 (18.33%) Windows 10
6 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (10.00%) Apple iOS
8 5 (8.33%) Android
9 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (5.00%) Windows 8
11 2 (3.33%) Debian
11 2 (3.33%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.67%) CentOS
12 1 (1.67%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Configuration Management
2 15 (25.00%) ITIL
3 12 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 10 (16.67%) Server Management
5 9 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (11.67%) Mentoring
7 6 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
7 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.00%) MVC
7 6 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (8.33%) Identity Management
8 5 (8.33%) IT Governance
9 4 (6.67%) Data Management
9 4 (6.67%) Data Modelling
9 4 (6.67%) Line Management
9 4 (6.67%) Logistics
9 4 (6.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.00%) SQL
2 14 (23.33%) C#
3 13 (21.67%) Python
4 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 8 (13.33%) Java
6 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
7 6 (10.00%) Bash Shell
8 4 (6.67%) C++
8 4 (6.67%) Perl
9 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.67%) PHP
10 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) CCNP
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.67%) JNCIS
4 1 (1.67%) MCSA
4 1 (1.67%) MCSE
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.00%) Docker
3 6 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (6.67%) XenApp
6 2 (3.33%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (25.00%) Puppet
2 10 (16.67%) Galera Cluster
3 5 (8.33%) Nessus
4 2 (3.33%) SCCM
5 1 (1.67%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.67%) Ansible
5 1 (1.67%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.67%) Mesos
5 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) VMware
2 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.67%) Oracle
4 7 (11.67%) Apple
5 6 (10.00%) Sitecore
6 5 (8.33%) Cisco
6 5 (8.33%) NetScout
6 5 (8.33%) NetWitness
6 5 (8.33%) Palo Alto
6 5 (8.33%) Splunk
7 4 (6.67%) Citrix
7 4 (6.67%) HP
7 4 (6.67%) McAfee
7 4 (6.67%) Mitel
7 4 (6.67%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.00%) SAP
9 2 (3.33%) Bloomberg
9 2 (3.33%) FactSet
10 1 (1.67%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.67%) Google