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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 63 99
Rank change year-on-year -47 +36  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 30 63 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.63% 3.90% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.32% 21.07% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 24 60 29
Median salary £38,250 £26,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.11% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,200 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,500 £36,174
% change year-on-year +1.36% +0.90%  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 265 299 359
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 14.37% 18.53% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 216 243 317
Median salary £40,000 £33,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.40% -16.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £20,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing DNS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for DNS.

1 41 (67.21%) DHCP
2 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
3 26 (42.62%) Windows
3 26 (42.62%) Firewall
4 22 (36.07%) Cisco
4 22 (36.07%) TCP/IP
4 22 (36.07%) Active Directory
5 21 (34.43%) VPN
6 20 (32.79%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (31.15%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (31.15%) CCNA
8 18 (29.51%) Network Security
8 18 (29.51%) SIEM
9 15 (24.59%) LAN
9 15 (24.59%) VMware
10 14 (22.95%) Linux
10 14 (22.95%) WAN
10 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (22.95%) VLAN
11 13 (21.31%) SSL
11 13 (21.31%) HTTP
12 12 (19.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 12 (19.67%) Computer Forensics
12 12 (19.67%) Windows Server
13 11 (18.03%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
13 11 (18.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 11 (18.03%) TOGAF
13 11 (18.03%) MODAF
13 11 (18.03%) SysML
13 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (9.84%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.20%) Apache
3 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.92%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.28%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.64%) IIS
6 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (67.21%) DHCP
2 26 (42.62%) Firewall
3 22 (36.07%) TCP/IP
4 21 (34.43%) VPN
5 18 (29.51%) Network Security
6 15 (24.59%) LAN
7 14 (22.95%) VLAN
7 14 (22.95%) WAN
8 13 (21.31%) HTTP
8 13 (21.31%) SSL
9 7 (11.48%) Software-Defined Networking
10 6 (9.84%) IPsec
10 6 (9.84%) SMTP
11 5 (8.20%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (6.56%) iSCSI
13 2 (3.28%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (3.28%) OSPF
13 2 (3.28%) VoIP
13 2 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (3.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) MySQL
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Bower
1 4 (6.56%) Grunt
1 4 (6.56%) gulp
1 4 (6.56%) Jasmine
1 4 (6.56%) JSHint
1 4 (6.56%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (6.56%) Maven
1 4 (6.56%) QUnit
1 4 (6.56%) webpack
2 2 (3.28%) AdminStudio
2 2 (3.28%) MSI
2 2 (3.28%) Protractor
2 2 (3.28%) Selenium
3 1 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (13.11%) Aerospace
2 5 (8.20%) Retail
3 3 (4.92%) Finance
3 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.28%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (18.03%) Analyst
1 11 (18.03%) Architect
1 11 (18.03%) Network Engineer
1 11 (18.03%) Solutions Architect
2 9 (14.75%) Support Engineer
3 7 (11.48%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) Security Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Developer
5 5 (8.20%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (8.20%) Network Communications Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Network Support
5 5 (8.20%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Communications Support Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Customer Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Customer Support Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) IT Support
6 4 (6.56%) Security Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Security Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Security Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) Ajax
1 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
1 6 (9.84%) Backbone.js
1 6 (9.84%) CSS
1 6 (9.84%) CSS3
1 6 (9.84%) DOM
1 6 (9.84%) Ember.js
1 6 (9.84%) HTML
1 6 (9.84%) HTML5
1 6 (9.84%) JSON
1 6 (9.84%) React
1 6 (9.84%) REST
2 4 (6.56%) Compass CSS Framework
2 4 (6.56%) JSLint
2 4 (6.56%) LESS
2 4 (6.56%) Sass
3 3 (4.92%) LAMP
4 1 (1.64%) .NET
4 1 (1.64%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (13.11%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.56%) Clustering
2 4 (6.56%) Graphic Design
3 3 (4.92%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (4.92%) Replication
3 3 (4.92%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.64%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 26 (42.62%) Windows
2 14 (22.95%) Linux
2 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (19.67%) Windows Server
4 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (14.75%) Windows 7
6 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.92%) Mac OS
9 2 (3.28%) Android
9 2 (3.28%) Debian
9 2 (3.28%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.28%) Unix
9 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.64%) CentOS
10 1 (1.64%) Fedora
10 1 (1.64%) Solaris
10 1 (1.64%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (29.51%) SIEM
3 12 (19.67%) Computer Forensics
4 11 (18.03%) MODAF
4 11 (18.03%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 11 (18.03%) SysML
4 11 (18.03%) TOGAF
4 11 (18.03%) UML
4 11 (18.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 9 (14.75%) ITIL
6 8 (13.11%) Service Management
7 7 (11.48%) Change Control
7 7 (11.48%) Ethical Hacking
7 7 (11.48%) IT Strategy
7 7 (11.48%) Mobile Device Management
7 7 (11.48%) Server Virtualisation
7 7 (11.48%) Test Management
8 6 (9.84%) Data Privacy
8 6 (9.84%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) PowerShell
2 7 (11.48%) Perl
2 7 (11.48%) Python
3 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.56%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.56%) SQL
5 3 (4.92%) AWK
5 3 (4.92%) C#
5 3 (4.92%) Java
5 3 (4.92%) sed
6 1 (1.64%) Lisp
6 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (31.15%) CCNA
1 19 (31.15%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (11.48%) CCNP
4 6 (9.84%) CISM
4 6 (9.84%) CISSP
4 6 (9.84%) CNA
4 6 (9.84%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (9.84%) Novell Certification
4 6 (9.84%) SANS
4 6 (9.84%) SSCP
4 6 (9.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (8.20%) MCITP
5 5 (8.20%) MCTS
6 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
6 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.92%) LPIC
7 3 (4.92%) MCSE
7 3 (4.92%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (4.92%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (13.11%) PCI DSS
3 6 (9.84%) SLA
4 1 (1.64%) GPG13
System Software
1 22 (36.07%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (14.75%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (11.48%) vSphere
5 6 (9.84%) Snort
6 4 (6.56%) NFS
7 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
7 3 (4.92%) VirtualBox
7 3 (4.92%) XenApp
8 1 (1.64%) Docker
8 1 (1.64%) KVM
8 1 (1.64%) RHEV
8 1 (1.64%) Samba
8 1 (1.64%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (8.20%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (8.20%) SCCM
3 3 (4.92%) Backup Exec
3 3 (4.92%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (4.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (4.92%) vMotion
4 2 (3.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.64%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.64%) Iperf
5 1 (1.64%) Nagios
5 1 (1.64%) Nessus
5 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.64%) Puppet
5 1 (1.64%) RSA Archer
5 1 (1.64%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (1.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
2 22 (36.07%) Cisco
3 15 (24.59%) VMware
4 10 (16.39%) Dell
5 9 (14.75%) CheckPoint
6 7 (11.48%) Apple
6 7 (11.48%) SonicWALL
7 6 (9.84%) WatchGuard
8 4 (6.56%) Citrix
8 4 (6.56%) HP
8 4 (6.56%) Oracle
8 4 (6.56%) Symantec
9 3 (4.92%) IBM
9 3 (4.92%) NetApp
10 2 (3.28%) arcserve
10 2 (3.28%) F5
10 2 (3.28%) Lotus
10 2 (3.28%) Novell
10 2 (3.28%) Sitecore
10 2 (3.28%) Sourcefire
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive Salary + 25 Days Holiday + Share Plan + Pension
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