Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 131 69
Rank change year-on-year -7 -62 +72
Permanent jobs citing DNS 56 72 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.50% 1.86% 3.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.55% 12.79% 22.11%
Number of salaries quoted 42 55 120
Bristol median annual salary £30,000 £42,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% +28.79% -5.71%
10th Percentile £20,688 £32,500 £19,450
90th Percentile £48,450 £66,250 £61,250
South West median annual salary £38,469 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -3.83% +19.40% -1.47%

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 531 563 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 14.22% 14.57% 16.68%
Number of salaries quoted 462 448 478
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,270 £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 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 34 (60.71%) Windows
2 33 (58.93%) DHCP
3 32 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 21 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 20 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 20 (35.71%) Linux
5 20 (35.71%) Windows Server
6 19 (33.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (32.14%) VMware
8 15 (26.79%) SQL
8 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
8 15 (26.79%) Office 365
9 14 (25.00%) Windows 10
9 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 14 (25.00%) MySQL
9 14 (25.00%) C#
10 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
10 12 (21.43%) Python
10 12 (21.43%) SSL
11 11 (19.64%) MS Exchange
11 11 (19.64%) .NET
11 11 (19.64%) Finance
12 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (17.86%) Degree
12 10 (17.86%) Configuration Management
12 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
12 10 (17.86%) HTML
12 10 (17.86%) SMTP
12 10 (17.86%) Citrix

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 11 (19.64%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (10.71%) CMS
4 6 (10.71%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (10.71%) Umbraco
5 3 (5.36%) IIS
5 3 (5.36%) Mattermost
5 3 (5.36%) nginx
5 3 (5.36%) XWiki
6 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.79%) Drupal
7 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (26.79%) Office 365
2 9 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.36%) Amazon S3
4 3 (5.36%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (5.36%) GitHub
4 3 (5.36%) Serverless
5 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.79%) Cloudflare
5 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.79%) Heroku
5 1 (1.79%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (58.93%) DHCP
2 21 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 12 (21.43%) SSL
4 10 (17.86%) SMTP
5 8 (14.29%) HTTP
5 8 (14.29%) SNMP
5 8 (14.29%) VoIP
6 7 (12.50%) Firewall
7 6 (10.71%) FTP
8 5 (8.93%) VPN
9 4 (7.14%) HTTPS
10 3 (5.36%) LAN
10 3 (5.36%) SAN
10 3 (5.36%) Sourcefire
11 2 (3.57%) Broadband
11 2 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (3.57%) IPsec
11 2 (3.57%) NAS
11 2 (3.57%) WAN
12 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.00%) MySQL
3 6 (10.71%) RDBMS
3 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.14%) MariaDB
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.79%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Jenkins
1 6 (10.71%) Log4Net
1 6 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.36%) GoCD
2 3 (5.36%) JIRA
2 3 (5.36%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (5.36%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.57%) Gatling
3 2 (3.57%) JMeter
4 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.79%) GitLab
4 1 (1.79%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.79%) Rational Quality Manager
4 1 (1.79%) Rational Team Concert
4 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Retail
3 3 (5.36%) Electronics
3 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.36%) Marketing
3 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (19.64%) IT Support
1 11 (19.64%) Junior
1 11 (19.64%) Support Engineer
2 10 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 10 (17.86%) Developer
2 10 (17.86%) Junior Developer
3 9 (16.07%) IT Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Backend Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Graduate
6 6 (10.71%) Graduate Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Junior Backend Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Security Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
8 4 (7.14%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) .NET
2 10 (17.86%) HTML
3 6 (10.71%) .NET Framework
3 6 (10.71%) Ajax
3 6 (10.71%) JSON
3 6 (10.71%) Razor View Engine
4 5 (8.93%) LDAP
5 4 (7.14%) 802.1X
5 4 (7.14%) CSS
5 4 (7.14%) XML
6 3 (5.36%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (5.36%) Lucene
7 2 (3.57%) Middleware
7 2 (3.57%) REST
8 1 (1.79%) ADSI
8 1 (1.79%) LAMP
8 1 (1.79%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) iPad
1 9 (16.07%) iPhone
2 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 6 (10.71%) Mobile App
4 4 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (3.57%) PKI
6 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.79%) Clustering
6 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (60.71%) Windows
2 20 (35.71%) Linux
2 20 (35.71%) Windows Server
3 19 (33.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 14 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (16.07%) Apple iOS
6 8 (14.29%) Android
7 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (7.14%) Unix
9 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.57%) Debian
10 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.79%) CentOS
11 1 (1.79%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.86%) Configuration Management
2 9 (16.07%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (16.07%) ITIL
2 9 (16.07%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 6 (10.71%) Analytical Thinking
4 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
4 6 (10.71%) Line Management
4 6 (10.71%) MVC
4 6 (10.71%) Test Automation
5 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.93%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.14%) ITIL V3
6 4 (7.14%) Logistics
6 4 (7.14%) OO
6 4 (7.14%) Server Management
7 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.36%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) SQL
2 14 (25.00%) C#
3 12 (21.43%) Python
4 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 8 (14.29%) Java
6 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
7 5 (8.93%) C++
8 4 (7.14%) Perl
9 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.79%) PHP
10 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.36%) MCSA
3 3 (5.36%) MCSE
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) CCNA
5 1 (1.79%) CCNP
5 1 (1.79%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.79%) FISMA
2 1 (1.79%) GDPR
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.79%) NIST 800
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.50%) XenApp
4 5 (8.93%) Docker
4 5 (8.93%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Puppet
2 4 (7.14%) Galera Cluster
2 4 (7.14%) Nessus
3 3 (5.36%) SCCM
4 1 (1.79%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.79%) Ansible
4 1 (1.79%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.79%) Mesos
4 1 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.79%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 18 (32.14%) VMware
3 10 (17.86%) Apple
3 10 (17.86%) Citrix
4 8 (14.29%) HP
5 6 (10.71%) Mitel
5 6 (10.71%) Sitecore
6 5 (8.93%) Cisco
7 4 (7.14%) McAfee
7 4 (7.14%) NetScout
7 4 (7.14%) NetWitness
7 4 (7.14%) Oracle
7 4 (7.14%) Palo Alto
7 4 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 4 (7.14%) Splunk
8 3 (5.36%) SAP
9 1 (1.79%) IBM
9 1 (1.79%) Juniper
9 1 (1.79%) Sophos
9 1 (1.79%) Symantec