Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 144 80
Rank change year-on-year +48 -64 -31
Permanent jobs citing DNS 27 14 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.90% 0.67% 2.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.76% 3.58% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 51
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £28,400 £30,400 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,750 £57,250 £63,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £39,421
% change year-on-year +11.11% -8.68% +12.63%

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 251 391 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 17.63% 18.58% 21.65%
Number of salaries quoted 201 315 340
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.58% +0.67% -

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +33 15 £42,500 -5.56%
Cirencester - 4 £29,250 - 1
Cheltenham +7 3 £52,500 +25.75% 1
DNS
South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 21 (77.78%) DHCP
2 18 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
4 15 (55.56%) DV Cleared
4 15 (55.56%) SIEM
5 14 (51.85%) SSL
5 14 (51.85%) Threat Intelligence
6 13 (48.15%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 13 (48.15%) HTTP
7 12 (44.44%) SQL
7 12 (44.44%) Information Security
8 11 (40.74%) Snort
8 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
8 11 (40.74%) Wireshark
8 11 (40.74%) tcpdump
8 11 (40.74%) Cyberthreat
8 11 (40.74%) Service Design
9 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
9 10 (37.04%) Network Architecture
9 10 (37.04%) SMTP
9 10 (37.04%) GIAC
10 9 (33.33%) Telnet
10 9 (33.33%) FTP
10 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 9 (33.33%) LDAP
11 8 (29.63%) Windows
11 8 (29.63%) VMware
11 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (29.63%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (25.93%) Data Protection

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 (7.41%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) PaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (77.78%) DHCP
2 18 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 14 (51.85%) SSL
4 13 (48.15%) HTTP
5 11 (40.74%) tcpdump
5 11 (40.74%) Wireshark
6 10 (37.04%) SMTP
7 9 (33.33%) FTP
7 9 (33.33%) Telnet
8 6 (22.22%) Firewall
9 5 (18.52%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (18.52%) NAS
9 5 (18.52%) SAN
9 5 (18.52%) VLAN
10 2 (7.41%) Internet
10 2 (7.41%) LAN
10 2 (7.41%) SMS
10 2 (7.41%) VPN
11 1 (3.70%) IPv4
11 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (3.70%) Cosmos DB
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Security Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) ICT Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) ICT Technician
6 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Network Security Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) ICT Support Technician
7 1 (3.70%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Support Technician
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) SAML
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) Replication
3 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
2 8 (29.63%) Windows
3 4 (14.81%) Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) SIEM
2 14 (51.85%) Threat Intelligence
3 13 (48.15%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 12 (44.44%) Information Security
5 11 (40.74%) Service Design
6 10 (37.04%) Network Architecture
7 8 (29.63%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (25.93%) Data Protection
9 6 (22.22%) ITIL
10 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 5 (18.52%) ITIL V3
10 5 (18.52%) ITSM
10 5 (18.52%) Proactive Management
10 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
10 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
10 5 (18.52%) Service Management
10 5 (18.52%) Virtual Environments
11 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
11 3 (11.11%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.41%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
2 15 (55.56%) DV Cleared
3 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
4 10 (37.04%) GIAC
5 6 (22.22%) CCNA
5 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (18.52%) Degree
7 2 (7.41%) MCSE
7 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.70%) CCA
8 1 (3.70%) CCNP
8 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (3.70%) MCSA
8 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Snort
2 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 5 (18.52%) Firmware
4 5 (18.52%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 5 (18.52%) SCDPM
1 5 (18.52%) vCenter Server
2 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.41%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) VMware
3 7 (25.93%) Citrix
4 6 (22.22%) Cisco
5 5 (18.52%) Dell
6 3 (11.11%) Sophos
7 1 (3.70%) Aruba
7 1 (3.70%) Avaya
7 1 (3.70%) HP
7 1 (3.70%) LogRhythm
7 1 (3.70%) New Relic
7 1 (3.70%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (3.70%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds