Period
to 5 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 5 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 101 72
Rank change year-on-year +21 -29 +74
Permanent jobs citing DNS 64 18 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.54% 1.18% 4.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.57% 8.57% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 58 16 52
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +18.06%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,375 £29,625
90th Percentile £66,500 £53,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.43% -12.50% +14.29%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 411 210 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 22.71% 13.74% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 350 158 241
Gloucestershire median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £24,250 £21,775 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,375 £61,250 £65,000
South West median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -2.35% +2.41% +10.67%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Gloucestershire

DNS
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for DNS in Gloucestershire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

Salary histogram for DNS in Gloucestershire

DNS
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 5 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +17 29 £45,000 - 5
Gloucester -15 17 £42,500 - 6
Tewkesbury -12 3 £50,000 +88.68% 2
DNS
South West

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 38 (59.38%) Windows
1 38 (59.38%) Security Cleared
2 37 (57.81%) Linux
3 32 (50.00%) DHCP
3 32 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 31 (48.44%) SQL
4 31 (48.44%) TCP/IP
5 30 (46.88%) VMware
6 29 (45.31%) Active Directory
7 27 (42.19%) Python
8 25 (39.06%) JIRA
8 25 (39.06%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (39.06%) Splunk
9 24 (37.50%) Azure
9 24 (37.50%) Cisco
10 23 (35.94%) ITIL
10 23 (35.94%) Cybersecurity
11 22 (34.38%) Office 365
11 22 (34.38%) PHP
11 22 (34.38%) SQL Server
12 21 (32.81%) CRM
12 21 (32.81%) SharePoint
12 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 19 (29.69%) TestRail
14 19 (29.69%) PowerShell
14 19 (29.69%) Hyper-V
14 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
15 17 (26.56%) Citrix

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 21 (32.81%) SharePoint
2 16 (25.00%) Confluence
3 5 (7.81%) Apache Spark
3 5 (7.81%) CMS
3 5 (7.81%) Drupal
4 3 (4.69%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (37.50%) Azure
2 22 (34.38%) Office 365
3 16 (25.00%) Azure Stack
3 16 (25.00%) OneDrive
4 5 (7.81%) AWS
5 4 (6.25%) SaaS
6 3 (4.69%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 32 (50.00%) DHCP
2 31 (48.44%) TCP/IP
3 16 (25.00%) Internet
3 16 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 16 (25.00%) Skype
4 13 (20.31%) HTTP
5 12 (18.75%) Firewall
6 9 (14.06%) VPN
7 5 (7.81%) Ethernet
7 5 (7.81%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (7.81%) MPLS
7 5 (7.81%) SAN
7 5 (7.81%) SSL
7 5 (7.81%) VLAN
8 4 (6.25%) Cisco Firepower
8 4 (6.25%) OpenVPN
8 4 (6.25%) tcpdump
8 4 (6.25%) Wireshark
9 3 (4.69%) IPsec
9 3 (4.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) Big Data
2 8 (12.50%) MySQL
3 6 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (7.81%) Apache Hive
4 5 (7.81%) Impala
5 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (39.06%) JIRA
2 19 (29.69%) TestRail
3 16 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 16 (25.00%) Zephyr
4 6 (9.38%) Bitbucket
4 6 (9.38%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (4.69%) Chocolatey
6 3 (4.69%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (4.69%) Robot Framework
7 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket Server
7 1 (1.56%) git-flow
General
1 17 (26.56%) Finance
2 13 (20.31%) Electronics
3 12 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 12 (18.75%) Marketing
3 12 (18.75%) Public Sector
3 12 (18.75%) Telecoms
4 10 (15.63%) Military
5 4 (6.25%) Publishing
6 1 (1.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (10.94%) C Software Engineer
2 7 (10.94%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 7 (10.94%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (10.94%) C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (10.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (10.94%) Embedded C Engineer
2 7 (10.94%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 7 (10.94%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 7 (10.94%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (10.94%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 7 (10.94%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (10.94%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (10.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 7 (10.94%) Software Engineer
2 7 (10.94%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (9.38%) IT Engineer
3 6 (9.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (9.38%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (7.81%) .NET
2 5 (7.81%) Kafka
3 1 (1.56%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.25%) Blog
2 4 (6.25%) Cybercrime
3 3 (4.69%) ASIC
3 3 (4.69%) e-Learning
3 3 (4.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.69%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (4.69%) PKI
4 2 (3.13%) CCTV
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.56%) Clustering
5 1 (1.56%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 1 (1.56%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 38 (59.38%) Windows
2 37 (57.81%) Linux
3 16 (25.00%) Mac OS
3 16 (25.00%) Unix
4 10 (15.63%) Windows Server
5 8 (12.50%) CentOS
6 7 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.25%) Debian
7 4 (6.25%) Ubuntu
7 4 (6.25%) Windows 10
7 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.13%) Solaris
8 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) Cybersecurity
1 23 (35.94%) ITIL
2 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.81%) CRM
3 20 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 17 (26.56%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (21.88%) DevOps
6 12 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
6 12 (18.75%) Programme Management
7 9 (14.06%) Kanban
7 9 (14.06%) Scrum
7 9 (14.06%) Systems Engineering
8 8 (12.50%) Information Security
8 8 (12.50%) MODAF
8 8 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 7 (10.94%) OO
9 7 (10.94%) OOD
9 7 (10.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (48.44%) SQL
2 27 (42.19%) Python
3 22 (34.38%) PHP
4 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
4 19 (29.69%) PowerShell
5 14 (21.88%) C
6 7 (10.94%) C++
7 5 (7.81%) R
8 4 (6.25%) Bash Shell
8 4 (6.25%) Go
8 4 (6.25%) Java
8 4 (6.25%) Ruby
9 1 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (59.38%) Security Cleared
2 32 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 17 (26.56%) SC Cleared
4 16 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (21.88%) Degree
6 12 (18.75%) CCNA
7 8 (12.50%) CCA
7 8 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (12.50%) MCP
7 8 (12.50%) RHCE
8 4 (6.25%) CCNP
9 3 (4.69%) ISTQB
10 2 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (1.56%) CEH
11 1 (1.56%) CISSP
11 1 (1.56%) CompTIA Security+
11 1 (1.56%) GIAC
11 1 (1.56%) Linux+ Certification
11 1 (1.56%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (1.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (45.31%) Active Directory
2 25 (39.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (29.69%) Hyper-V
4 17 (26.56%) XenApp
4 17 (26.56%) XenDesktop
5 16 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (7.81%) Apache Flume
6 5 (7.81%) Docker
7 4 (6.25%) vSphere
8 3 (4.69%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 16 (25.00%) SCCM
1 16 (25.00%) SCOM
1 16 (25.00%) SCOrch
2 5 (7.81%) Oozie
3 4 (6.25%) EnCase
3 4 (6.25%) Kibana
3 4 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.25%) Puppet
3 4 (6.25%) Suricata
4 3 (4.69%) Cloudify
4 3 (4.69%) HP ALM
4 3 (4.69%) Kubernetes
4 3 (4.69%) logstash
4 3 (4.69%) Packer
4 3 (4.69%) Terraform
5 1 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (46.88%) VMware
2 25 (39.06%) Splunk
3 24 (37.50%) Cisco
4 17 (26.56%) Citrix
5 16 (25.00%) Atlassian
6 12 (18.75%) SAP
7 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
8 10 (15.63%) Apple
8 10 (15.63%) Google
9 5 (7.81%) MuleSoft
9 5 (7.81%) Oracle
9 5 (7.81%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (6.25%) Arista
10 4 (6.25%) BT
10 4 (6.25%) LogRhythm
10 4 (6.25%) NetWitness
10 4 (6.25%) Palo Alto
10 4 (6.25%) Red Hat
11 3 (4.69%) HP
12 2 (3.13%) Veeam