Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 92 159
Rank change year-on-year -6 +67 -78
Permanent jobs citing DNS 18 40 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.24% 2.82% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.18% 14.76% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 10
Gloucestershire median annual salary £33,250 £42,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.76% -2.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £25,000 £32,875 £30,450
90th Percentile £50,000 £57,375 £56,750
South West median annual salary £34,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -13.75% +14.29% -9.09%

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 196 271 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.51% 19.10% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 140 228 349
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £24,500 £31,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £62,275 £67,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £44,500 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.95% +12.00% -

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 22 January 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 22 January 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
Gloucester -15 10 £29,750 -30.00% 4
Cheltenham +12 6 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Tewkesbury - 2 £26,500 - 1
Filton - 1 £34,500 -
DNS
South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 16 (88.89%) Windows
1 16 (88.89%) DHCP
2 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) Office 365
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (38.89%) Cisco
6 6 (33.33%) Citrix
6 6 (33.33%) VMware
6 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
7 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
8 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
8 4 (22.22%) VPN
8 4 (22.22%) SLA
8 4 (22.22%) HP
8 4 (22.22%) Dell
8 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
8 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
8 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
9 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
9 3 (16.67%) SCCM
9 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 3 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (16.67%) Veeam

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 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Office 365
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) DHCP
2 4 (22.22%) VPN
3 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) LAN
4 2 (11.11%) Network Security
4 2 (11.11%) VLAN
4 2 (11.11%) VoIP
4 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.56%) Internet
5 1 (5.56%) IPsec
5 1 (5.56%) Kerberos
5 1 (5.56%) SAN
5 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (11.11%) Games
1 2 (11.11%) Military
2 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) IT Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) IT Support
3 3 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Field Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Field Service Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) ADSI
1 1 (5.56%) Apache NiFi
1 1 (5.56%) LDAP
1 1 (5.56%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) PKI
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
6 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 2 (11.11%) Linux
8 1 (5.56%) CentOS
8 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (5.56%) Solaris
8 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
8 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Change Management
1 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL
1 3 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) Presales
3 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.56%) Demand Management
3 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Network Management
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
3 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) C
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
4 3 (16.67%) vSphere
5 2 (11.11%) XenApp
6 1 (5.56%) Docker
6 1 (5.56%) ISA Server
6 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) WSUS
3 1 (5.56%) Ansible
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.56%) Netcool
3 1 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (5.56%) Puppet
3 1 (5.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco
3 6 (33.33%) Citrix
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) Dell
4 4 (22.22%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) F5
5 3 (16.67%) Kaseya
5 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 3 (16.67%) Veeam
6 1 (5.56%) EMC
6 1 (5.56%) McAfee
6 1 (5.56%) Meridio
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.56%) Veritas