Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 80 70
Rank change year-on-year -27 -10 +28
Permanent jobs citing DNS 13 35 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.96% 2.67% 2.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.83% 13.41% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 35
Somerset median annual salary £30,250 £27,750 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.01% -9.02% +7.96%
10th Percentile £21,700 £25,750 £20,750
90th Percentile £37,250 £57,500 £45,200
South West median annual salary £40,000 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +19.40% -1.47% +13.33%

DNS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 166 261 184
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 12.20% 19.94% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 115 230 161
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,225 £21,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,625 £63,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing DNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Somerset

DNS
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS in Somerset.

Salary trend for DNS in Somerset

DNS
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Somerset over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Somerset

DNS
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Bath -9 8 £33,000 +11.86% 1
Taunton +1 2 £35,000 +32.08% 1
Clevedon -2 2 £24,500 -10.91%
Bridgwater - 1 £27,000 -
DNS
South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for DNS.

1 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 9 (69.23%) DHCP
3 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
5 6 (46.15%) Firewall
5 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
5 6 (46.15%) Office 365
6 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
6 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco
7 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
7 4 (30.77%) Linux
7 4 (30.77%) Veeam
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
8 3 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (23.08%) Mimecast
8 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (23.08%) Mac OS
8 3 (23.08%) VLAN
8 3 (23.08%) Advertising
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 3 (23.08%) Python
8 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 2 (15.38%) Red Hat

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Office 365
2 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (23.08%) Mimecast
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (15.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) DHCP
2 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
3 6 (46.15%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (23.08%) VLAN
5 2 (15.38%) VPN
6 1 (7.69%) Internet
6 1 (7.69%) IPv4
6 1 (7.69%) IPv6
6 1 (7.69%) LAN
6 1 (7.69%) VoIP
6 1 (7.69%) WAN
6 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
General
1 3 (23.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) IT Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) IT Support
2 5 (38.46%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Server Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 3 (23.08%) Mac OS
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (7.69%) Android
7 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
7 1 (7.69%) Unix
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Break/Fix
1 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
1 2 (15.38%) Continuous Deployment
1 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (15.38%) DevOps
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
1 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Veeam
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) Symantec
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