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

Domain Name System (DNS)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 73 137
Rank change year-on-year -30 +64 -67
Permanent jobs citing DNS 18 70 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.15% 4.61% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 23.03% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 16 60 27
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.06% -6.49%
10th Percentile £27,375 £29,450 £20,450
90th Percentile £71,500 £57,500 £52,500
South West median annual salary £34,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +14.29% -6.67%

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 216 304 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.76% 20.03% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 162 253 404
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £21,325 £29,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £64,250 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 16 November 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 16 November 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
Gloucester -13 8 £42,500 - 4
Cheltenham -7 6 £40,000 - 1
DNS
South West

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 14 (77.78%) Windows
1 14 (77.78%) DHCP
2 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (66.67%) VMware
3 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 8 (44.44%) Cisco
6 8 (44.44%) DV Cleared
6 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
7 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
7 7 (38.89%) vSphere
7 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (38.89%) VPN
8 6 (33.33%) Linux
8 6 (33.33%) Firewall
8 6 (33.33%) Office 365
8 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (22.22%) Military
10 4 (22.22%) C
10 4 (22.22%) ITIL
10 4 (22.22%) HP
10 4 (22.22%) Dell
10 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
10 4 (22.22%) VoIP
10 4 (22.22%) CentOS
10 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 3 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
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%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) PaaS
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) DHCP
2 7 (38.89%) VPN
3 6 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (22.22%) Network Security
4 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 4 (22.22%) VoIP
5 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 3 (16.67%) IPsec
6 2 (11.11%) LAN
6 2 (11.11%) VLAN
6 2 (11.11%) WAN
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (5.56%) HTTP
7 1 (5.56%) Internet
7 1 (5.56%) SAN
7 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (5.56%) MS Access
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (22.22%) Military
2 3 (16.67%) Law
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (16.67%) PKI
3 3 (16.67%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (22.22%) CentOS
6 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
7 3 (16.67%) Solaris
7 3 (16.67%) Unix
7 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
8 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
9 1 (5.56%) Android
9 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
9 1 (5.56%) Debian
9 1 (5.56%) Kali Linux
9 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
9 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Change Management
2 3 (16.67%) Network Management
2 3 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (16.67%) Open Source
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) SDLC
2 3 (16.67%) Test Planning
2 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Workflow
2 3 (16.67%) Workflow Development
3 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (5.56%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) Perl
2 3 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) DV Cleared
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
3 7 (38.89%) vSphere
4 3 (16.67%) Docker
4 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Ansible
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
1 3 (16.67%) WSUS
2 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Nessus
2 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.56%) Netcool
2 1 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (5.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco
4 4 (22.22%) Dell
4 4 (22.22%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) Veeam
5 3 (16.67%) F5
5 3 (16.67%) Kaseya
5 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle
7 1 (5.56%) Citrix
7 1 (5.56%) EMC
7 1 (5.56%) Meridio
7 1 (5.56%) Qualys
7 1 (5.56%) Veritas