Period
to 20 June 2018

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

Domain Name System (DNS)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 108 68
Rank change year-on-year +47 -40 +5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 32 12 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.19% 0.90% 3.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.53% 8.63% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 11 35
Somerset median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -19.12% +4.62%
10th Percentile £22,500 £17,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £36,498 £37,500 £53,500
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 Somerset with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 136 139 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 13.55% 10.47% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 117 93 222
Somerset median annual salary £34,000 £42,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +13.51% +5.71%
10th Percentile £24,175 £27,100 £23,025
90th Percentile £51,750 £52,500 £60,875
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 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 20 June 2018.

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 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
Bath +31 23 £32,500 +4.00% 3
Clevedon +1 3 £36,000 +46.94%
Frome - 3 £18,000 -
Portishead - 2 £39,931 -
Street - 1 £30,000 -
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 Somerset region with a requirement for DNS.

1 24 (75.00%) DHCP
2 23 (71.88%) Windows
3 19 (59.38%) Windows Server
4 18 (56.25%) TCP/IP
5 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
6 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 16 (50.00%) Linux
6 16 (50.00%) Firewall
6 16 (50.00%) VMware
7 10 (31.25%) WAN
7 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (25.00%) Asset Management
9 8 (25.00%) LAN
9 8 (25.00%) Web Services
9 8 (25.00%) ITIL
9 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 8 (25.00%) Sophos
10 7 (21.88%) Wireless
10 7 (21.88%) Google
10 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (21.88%) SolarWinds
10 7 (21.88%) SolarWinds Orion
10 7 (21.88%) Shibboleth
10 7 (21.88%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (21.88%) G Suite
10 7 (21.88%) Software Asset Management
10 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
10 7 (21.88%) Snow

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 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) IIS
2 3 (9.38%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.25%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) Confluence
4 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (21.88%) G Suite
4 4 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (12.50%) SaaS
5 3 (9.38%) Office 365
6 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 24 (75.00%) DHCP
2 18 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 16 (50.00%) Firewall
4 10 (31.25%) WAN
5 8 (25.00%) LAN
6 7 (21.88%) eduroam
6 7 (21.88%) Wireless
7 6 (18.75%) SAN
7 6 (18.75%) VoIP
8 5 (15.63%) VLAN
8 5 (15.63%) VPN
9 4 (12.50%) Ethernet
9 4 (12.50%) WLAN
10 3 (9.38%) Skype
10 3 (9.38%) SMTP
11 2 (6.25%) Broadband
11 2 (6.25%) Internet
11 2 (6.25%) SSL
11 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MySQL
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) IT Support
4 3 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Support Technician
5 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) Node.js
2 1 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Driving Licence
3 3 (9.38%) iPad
3 3 (9.38%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (6.25%) Digital Media
4 2 (6.25%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Windows
2 19 (59.38%) Windows Server
3 16 (50.00%) Linux
4 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (15.63%) Mac OS X
6 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
6 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (12.50%) Debian
8 1 (3.13%) Unix
8 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 8 (25.00%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Software Asset Management
3 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 4 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
4 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.38%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.25%) DevOps
5 2 (6.25%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.25%) Time Management
6 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.13%) SOA
6 1 (3.13%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) MCP
2 1 (3.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.88%) Shibboleth
2 7 (21.88%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.13%) Docker
6 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 16 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (25.00%) Sophos
4 7 (21.88%) Google
4 7 (21.88%) Snow
4 7 (21.88%) SolarWinds
5 6 (18.75%) Cisco
5 6 (18.75%) Citrix
5 6 (18.75%) NetApp
6 4 (12.50%) Oracle
6 4 (12.50%) Riverbed
6 4 (12.50%) Symantec
7 2 (6.25%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
8 1 (3.13%) HP