Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 131 78
Rank change year-on-year +5 -53 +50
Permanent jobs citing DNS 68 58 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.75% 1.60% 3.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 11.55% 21.65%
Number of salaries quoted 50 50 118
Bristol median annual salary £39,250 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.65% +30.77% -18.75%
10th Percentile £21,250 £31,875 £21,175
90th Percentile £61,625 £66,250 £55,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -

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 612 502 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 15.79% 13.85% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 536 393 485
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,300 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £65,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%

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 17 June 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 54 (79.41%) Windows
2 46 (67.65%) DHCP
3 41 (60.29%) Active Directory
4 31 (45.59%) Windows Server
5 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
6 24 (35.29%) Linux
7 21 (30.88%) TCP/IP
7 21 (30.88%) PowerShell
8 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
9 18 (26.47%) VMware
10 14 (20.59%) Python
10 14 (20.59%) Security Cleared
11 13 (19.12%) Firewall
12 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
13 11 (16.18%) Office 365
13 11 (16.18%) Windows 10
13 11 (16.18%) SC Cleared
13 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (16.18%) Finance
13 11 (16.18%) McAfee
13 11 (16.18%) SQL
14 10 (14.71%) Hyper-V
14 10 (14.71%) Windows 7
15 9 (13.24%) Perl
15 9 (13.24%) Cisco
15 9 (13.24%) Unix
15 9 (13.24%) Citrix
16 8 (11.76%) VPN

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 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.35%) IIS
3 4 (5.88%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.41%) CMS
4 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.41%) nginx
4 3 (4.41%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (4.41%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (16.18%) Office 365
2 7 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.35%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.41%) Amazon S3
4 3 (4.41%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.41%) GitHub
4 3 (4.41%) Serverless
5 1 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.47%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 46 (67.65%) DHCP
2 21 (30.88%) TCP/IP
3 13 (19.12%) Firewall
4 8 (11.76%) VPN
5 7 (10.29%) SNMP
5 7 (10.29%) SSL
6 6 (8.82%) SAN
7 5 (7.35%) HTTP
7 5 (7.35%) LAN
7 5 (7.35%) SMTP
8 4 (5.88%) Skype
8 4 (5.88%) WAN
9 3 (4.41%) FTP
9 3 (4.41%) Kerberos
9 3 (4.41%) NAS
9 3 (4.41%) Sourcefire
10 2 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (2.94%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.94%) Network Security
10 2 (2.94%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.29%) MySQL
3 4 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.47%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.35%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.41%) GoCD
3 3 (4.41%) JIRA
3 3 (4.41%) Log4Net
3 3 (4.41%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (4.41%) TeamCity
3 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.94%) Gatling
4 2 (2.94%) JMeter
5 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.47%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.47%) Rational Quality Manager
5 1 (1.47%) Rational Team Concert
5 1 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (16.18%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Manufacturing
2 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.35%) Electronics
3 5 (7.35%) Marketing
4 4 (5.88%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (16.18%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (14.71%) Analyst
2 10 (14.71%) Support Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (8.82%) IT Support
5 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) IT Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Network Systems Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Help Desk Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (5.88%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) IT Manager
6 4 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.41%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) LDAP
2 6 (8.82%) .NET
3 5 (7.35%) HTML
4 3 (4.41%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.41%) ADSI
4 3 (4.41%) Ajax
4 3 (4.41%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (4.41%) JSON
4 3 (4.41%) Lucene
4 3 (4.41%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (2.94%) CSS
5 2 (2.94%) Middleware
5 2 (2.94%) REST
5 2 (2.94%) XML
6 1 (1.47%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (7.35%) PKI
2 4 (5.88%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.41%) Clustering
3 3 (4.41%) iPad
3 3 (4.41%) iPhone
3 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.41%) NHS
3 3 (4.41%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.47%) Fintech
5 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 54 (79.41%) Windows
2 31 (45.59%) Windows Server
3 24 (35.29%) Linux
4 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (16.18%) Windows 10
7 10 (14.71%) Windows 7
8 9 (13.24%) Unix
9 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (5.88%) Android
10 4 (5.88%) Windows 8
11 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.47%) CentOS
12 1 (1.47%) Debian
12 1 (1.47%) Kali Linux
12 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (10.29%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (7.35%) Deployment Automation
4 5 (7.35%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (7.35%) ITIL
4 5 (7.35%) Programme Management
5 4 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.88%) Information Security
5 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.88%) Migration
5 4 (5.88%) SIEM
5 4 (5.88%) Test Automation
6 3 (4.41%) Analytical Thinking
6 3 (4.41%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (4.41%) Data Management
6 3 (4.41%) High Availability
6 3 (4.41%) MVC
6 3 (4.41%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.88%) PowerShell
2 14 (20.59%) Python
3 11 (16.18%) SQL
4 9 (13.24%) Perl
5 7 (10.29%) C#
6 6 (8.82%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.88%) Java
9 3 (4.41%) C++
10 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.18%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.29%) Degree
3 7 (10.29%) MCSE
3 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.88%) MCSA
5 3 (4.41%) CCNA
5 3 (4.41%) Master's Degree
5 3 (4.41%) MCP
6 1 (1.47%) CCNP
6 1 (1.47%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) FISMA
2 1 (1.47%) GDPR
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) NIST 800
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 41 (60.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.71%) Hyper-V
3 6 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.88%) Docker
5 3 (4.41%) XenApp
6 2 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) Puppet
1 8 (11.76%) SCCM
2 5 (7.35%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (7.35%) SCVMM
3 4 (5.88%) Nessus
3 4 (5.88%) WSUS
4 3 (4.41%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (4.41%) SCOM
5 1 (1.47%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.47%) Mesos
5 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.47%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (1.47%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
2 18 (26.47%) VMware
3 11 (16.18%) McAfee
4 9 (13.24%) Cisco
4 9 (13.24%) Citrix
5 5 (7.35%) Apple
5 5 (7.35%) FireEye
5 5 (7.35%) NetApp
5 5 (7.35%) NetScout
5 5 (7.35%) SAP
6 4 (5.88%) HP
6 4 (5.88%) Juniper
6 4 (5.88%) MobileIron
6 4 (5.88%) NetWitness
6 4 (5.88%) Palo Alto
7 3 (4.41%) CA
7 3 (4.41%) Sitecore
8 2 (2.94%) F5
8 2 (2.94%) Mitel
8 2 (2.94%) Red Hat