Period
to 20 June 2018

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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 111 97
Rank change year-on-year +7 -14 -41
Permanent jobs citing DNS 24 40 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.49% 2.25% 2.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.60% 17.24% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 49
Gloucestershire median annual salary £62,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.35% +7.50% +21.21%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,650 £21,300
90th Percentile £78,750 £56,250 £53,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% -

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 250 232 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 15.53% 13.07% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 196 173 357
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £29,875 £21,400 £26,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,750 £63,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%

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 20 June 2018.

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 20 June 2018. 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 -13 9 £60,000 +39.53% 1
Gloucester -2 4 £62,500 +31.58% 1
Filton - 2 £35,000 -
Cirencester +15 1 £75,000 +42.86%
DNS
South West

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 15 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (54.17%) HTTP
4 11 (45.83%) Firewall
5 10 (41.67%) Linux
6 9 (37.50%) DHCP
6 9 (37.50%) Information Security
7 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 8 (33.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 8 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
8 7 (29.17%) Python
8 7 (29.17%) VMware
8 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
8 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (25.00%) Solaris
9 6 (25.00%) C
9 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (20.83%) VPN
10 5 (20.83%) Internet
10 5 (20.83%) PHP
10 5 (20.83%) SMTP
10 5 (20.83%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
10 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
10 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (20.83%) Forensic Analysis
10 5 (20.83%) Behavioural Analysis

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 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (8.33%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) PaaS
3 1 (4.17%) IaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 13 (54.17%) HTTP
3 11 (45.83%) Firewall
4 9 (37.50%) DHCP
5 5 (20.83%) Internet
5 5 (20.83%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (20.83%) SMTP
5 5 (20.83%) VPN
6 3 (12.50%) VLAN
6 3 (12.50%) VoIP
7 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
7 2 (8.33%) IPsec
7 2 (8.33%) Network Security
8 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (4.17%) SSL
8 1 (4.17%) tcpdump
8 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (4.17%) Wireless
8 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Law
1 1 (4.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Analyst
2 12 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Incident Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Incident Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Head of IT
6 1 (4.17%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Wintel Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.17%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) PKI
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Linux
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
4 6 (25.00%) Solaris
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (8.33%) CentOS
7 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
7 2 (8.33%) Unix
8 1 (4.17%) Android
8 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
8 1 (4.17%) Debian
8 1 (4.17%) Kali Linux
8 1 (4.17%) Mac OS
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (37.50%) Information Security
3 8 (33.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 8 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
4 5 (20.83%) Behavioural Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Forensic Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
5 4 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Network Management
6 2 (8.33%) SDLC
6 2 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (8.33%) Test Planning
6 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.17%) Project Management
7 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Python
2 6 (25.00%) C
3 5 (20.83%) PHP
4 4 (16.67%) C++
4 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.17%) Java
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) Perl
6 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) CCNP
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) GIAC
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) vSphere
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.17%) Docker
5 1 (4.17%) Snort
5 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) HAProxy
1 1 (4.17%) Nagios
1 1 (4.17%) Nessus
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) VMware
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) McAfee
5 1 (4.17%) New Relic
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) Qualys
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.17%) Veeam