Period
to 5 July 2020

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 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 65 56 116
Rank change year-on-year -9 +60 -10
Permanent jobs citing DNS 36 90 23
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.65% 5.50% 1.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.53% 25.42% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 70 21
Median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% -28.00% +50.60%
10th Percentile £22,750 £29,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £78,750
South West median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,931
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.43% +9.40%

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 153 354 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 15.50% 21.65% 15.73%
Number of salaries quoted 105 288 204
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,000 £29,825
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £66,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35% +6.25%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Gloucestershire

DNS
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DNS in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for DNS in Gloucestershire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing DNS in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

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 July 2020. 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 +5 22 £45,000 -25.00% 3
Gloucester -9 4 £36,250 -14.71% 1
Tewkesbury +8 2 - - 1
DNS
South West

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, 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 28 (77.78%) Windows
2 21 (58.33%) TCP/IP
3 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 15 (41.67%) Office 365
5 14 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 14 (38.89%) ITIL
6 13 (36.11%) Service Management
6 13 (36.11%) VMware
7 12 (33.33%) DHCP
8 11 (30.56%) HTTP
8 11 (30.56%) SQL
8 11 (30.56%) Intrusion Detection
8 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (27.78%) Azure
9 10 (27.78%) Linux
9 10 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (25.00%) MySQL
10 9 (25.00%) Python
10 9 (25.00%) JIRA
11 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (22.22%) AWS
11 8 (22.22%) CRM
11 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
11 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 8 (22.22%) Bitbucket
11 8 (22.22%) ITIL V3
12 7 (19.44%) Confluence

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 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 7 (19.44%) CMS
2 7 (19.44%) Confluence
2 7 (19.44%) Drupal
3 2 (5.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.78%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.78%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (41.67%) Office 365
2 10 (27.78%) Azure
3 8 (22.22%) AWS
4 1 (2.78%) Azure Stack
4 1 (2.78%) GitHub
4 1 (2.78%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 21 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 12 (33.33%) DHCP
3 11 (30.56%) HTTP
3 11 (30.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (19.44%) Firewall
5 6 (16.67%) Internet
6 5 (13.89%) LAN
6 5 (13.89%) WAN
6 5 (13.89%) WLAN
7 4 (11.11%) tcpdump
7 4 (11.11%) Wireshark
8 3 (8.33%) SAN
8 3 (8.33%) SMTP
9 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.78%) MPLS
9 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
9 1 (2.78%) Skype
9 1 (2.78%) SSL
9 1 (2.78%) VPN
9 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) MySQL
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.78%) Big Data
3 1 (2.78%) Impala
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) JIRA
2 8 (22.22%) Bitbucket
3 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.56%) Subversion
5 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket Server
5 1 (2.78%) git-flow
5 1 (2.78%) Selenium
5 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.78%) TestRail
5 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.78%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Advertising
2 2 (5.56%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Architect
2 7 (19.44%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Incident Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Incident Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Security Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Security Incident Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) SOC Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) LAMP
2 2 (5.56%) LDAP
3 1 (2.78%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) HTML5
3 1 (2.78%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (11.11%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (5.56%) Robotics
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (2.78%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (77.78%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (27.78%) Linux
4 6 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 5 (13.89%) Android
5 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
6 3 (8.33%) Solaris
7 2 (5.56%) CentOS
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.78%) FreeBSD
8 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.78%) Unix
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) ITIL
1 14 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (36.11%) Service Management
3 10 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (22.22%) CRM
4 8 (22.22%) ITIL V3
5 7 (19.44%) Acceptance Criteria
5 7 (19.44%) Architecture Roadmap
5 7 (19.44%) Content Management
5 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (19.44%) Feasibility Study
5 7 (19.44%) Information Security
5 7 (19.44%) IT Governance
5 7 (19.44%) IT Strategy
5 7 (19.44%) Project Delivery
5 7 (19.44%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 7 (19.44%) Strategic Roadmap
5 7 (19.44%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (19.44%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) Python
3 6 (16.67%) PHP
4 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) C
6 1 (2.78%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) Java
6 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.78%) Perl
6 1 (2.78%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) CCNA
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) CREST Certified
2 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) CEH
3 1 (2.78%) CISSP
3 1 (2.78%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (2.78%) GIAC
3 1 (2.78%) JNCIA
3 1 (2.78%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCSA
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (2.78%) SANS
3 1 (2.78%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 4 (11.11%) Snort
4 3 (8.33%) Docker
5 2 (5.56%) XenApp
5 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.78%) Apache Flume
6 1 (2.78%) Firmware
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (5.56%) Kubernetes
2 2 (5.56%) Terraform
3 1 (2.78%) Ansible
3 1 (2.78%) Kibana
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.78%) Nagios
3 1 (2.78%) Oozie
3 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.78%) Puppet
3 1 (2.78%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 13 (36.11%) VMware
3 7 (19.44%) Atlassian
3 7 (19.44%) Citrix
3 7 (19.44%) MuleSoft
3 7 (19.44%) Oracle
3 7 (19.44%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.56%) Splunk
5 1 (2.78%) BT
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.78%) Symantec
5 1 (2.78%) Veeam