Period
to 19 September 2017

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 19 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 109 63
Rank change year-on-year +26 -46 +32
Permanent jobs citing DNS 68 52 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.16% 2.47% 4.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.73% 11.02% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 55 48 86
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +15.15% +10.00%
10th Percentile £29,200 £21,200 £27,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £33,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +19.40% -6.94% +20.00%

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 275 472 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 16.82% 22.41% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 220 366 363
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £56,375 £63,125 £58,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 19 September 2017.

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 19 September 2017. 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 +21 23 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Gloucester +26 22 £42,500 +11.84% 1
Cirencester -14 9 £37,000 +9.63%
Mitcheldean - 4 £40,000 -
Moreton-in-Marsh - 2 £30,000 -
Stroud - 1 £40,000 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £40,000 -
DNS
South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2017, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 50 (73.53%) DHCP
2 36 (52.94%) TCP/IP
2 36 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 34 (50.00%) Windows
4 27 (39.71%) Microsoft
5 25 (36.76%) Active Directory
5 25 (36.76%) Firewall
6 23 (33.82%) HTTP
7 22 (32.35%) Security Cleared
8 20 (29.41%) SMTP
8 20 (29.41%) Cisco
9 17 (25.00%) Linux
9 17 (25.00%) DV Cleared
10 16 (23.53%) Citrix
10 16 (23.53%) VMware
11 15 (22.06%) Hyper-V
11 15 (22.06%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 15 (22.06%) Threat Intelligence
12 14 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (20.59%) SAN
12 14 (20.59%) .NET
13 13 (19.12%) SSL
13 13 (19.12%) VPN
13 13 (19.12%) Amazon AWS
13 13 (19.12%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (17.65%) SIEM
14 12 (17.65%) tcpdump
14 12 (17.65%) NAS
14 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared
14 12 (17.65%) VLAN

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 (11.76%) IIS
2 5 (7.35%) Confluence
2 5 (7.35%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.41%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.47%) Apache
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Qpid
5 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.12%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (14.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (11.76%) Office 365
4 6 (8.82%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (7.35%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (7.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (7.35%) SaaS
6 2 (2.94%) IaaS
6 2 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (73.53%) DHCP
2 36 (52.94%) TCP/IP
3 25 (36.76%) Firewall
4 23 (33.82%) HTTP
5 20 (29.41%) SMTP
6 14 (20.59%) SAN
7 13 (19.12%) SSL
7 13 (19.12%) VPN
8 12 (17.65%) FTP
8 12 (17.65%) NAS
8 12 (17.65%) tcpdump
8 12 (17.65%) Telnet
8 12 (17.65%) VLAN
8 12 (17.65%) Wireshark
9 8 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (11.76%) Internet
9 8 (11.76%) LAN
9 8 (11.76%) LDAP
9 8 (11.76%) WAN
9 8 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (7.35%) JIRA
2 4 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.88%) NCover
2 4 (5.88%) NUnit
2 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (7.35%) Advertising
1 5 (7.35%) Aerospace
2 4 (5.88%) Military
3 2 (2.94%) Finance
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (22.06%) Analyst
2 14 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (19.12%) Network Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) SOC Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (5.88%) AWS Software Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Incident Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Security Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Security Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Senior Incident Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.59%) .NET
2 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (7.35%) CSS
3 5 (7.35%) HTML
3 5 (7.35%) Web Services
4 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (5.88%) CSS3
4 4 (5.88%) HTML5
4 4 (5.88%) jQuery
4 4 (5.88%) JSON
4 4 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.76%) Replication
3 4 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (4.41%) iPad
5 2 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.94%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.47%) Clustering
6 1 (1.47%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 36 (52.94%) Windows Server
2 34 (50.00%) Windows
3 17 (25.00%) Linux
4 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.35%) Unix
6 4 (5.88%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.47%) CentOS
9 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.47%) Solaris
9 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.06%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) Threat Intelligence
2 13 (19.12%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (17.65%) SIEM
4 9 (13.24%) Data Protection
4 9 (13.24%) ITIL
4 9 (13.24%) Load Balancing
4 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
4 9 (13.24%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 8 (11.76%) Change Management
5 8 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (11.76%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 8 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 8 (11.76%) ITSM
5 8 (11.76%) Problem Management
5 8 (11.76%) Service Management
5 8 (11.76%) Virtual Environments
6 7 (10.29%) Malware Analysis
6 7 (10.29%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.18%) PowerShell
2 10 (14.71%) C#
3 8 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 8 (11.76%) Perl
3 8 (11.76%) PHP
3 8 (11.76%) Python
4 6 (8.82%) SQL
5 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (32.35%) Security Cleared
2 17 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 8 (11.76%) CCNA
4 8 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (11.76%) Degree
5 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (5.88%) MCSA
6 4 (5.88%) MCSE
7 3 (4.41%) MCP
7 3 (4.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.94%) CREST Certified
8 2 (2.94%) GIAC
9 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.47%) MCITP
9 1 (1.47%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (36.76%) Active Directory
2 15 (22.06%) Hyper-V
3 14 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (11.76%) Firmware
4 8 (11.76%) Snort
4 8 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.94%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.47%) Docker
6 1 (1.47%) vSphere
6 1 (1.47%) XenApp
6 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 8 (11.76%) SCDPM
1 8 (11.76%) vCenter Server
2 4 (5.88%) HAProxy
2 4 (5.88%) Nessus
3 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.47%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.47%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.47%) Nagios
3 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.47%) OpenView
3 1 (1.47%) Puppet
3 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.47%) SCCM
3 1 (1.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (39.71%) Microsoft
2 20 (29.41%) Cisco
3 16 (23.53%) Citrix
3 16 (23.53%) VMware
4 12 (17.65%) Dell
5 7 (10.29%) Avaya
5 7 (10.29%) Sophos
6 5 (7.35%) Aruba
6 5 (7.35%) Atlassian
7 4 (5.88%) CheckPoint
7 4 (5.88%) Xerox
8 3 (4.41%) LogRhythm
8 3 (4.41%) NetWitness
8 3 (4.41%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.47%) F5
9 1 (1.47%) HP
9 1 (1.47%) Oracle
9 1 (1.47%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.47%) Red Hat