Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 62 47
Rank change year-on-year -8 -15 +2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 15 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.81% 1.12% 3.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.90% 7.08% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 22
Swindon median annual salary £40,000 £33,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.52% -3.57% -9.44%
10th Percentile £26,200 £21,250 £34,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £40,750 £37,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £32,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +14.29% -10.26%

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 Swindon with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 126 113 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 15.20% 15.83% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 114 103 144
Swindon median annual salary £47,500 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.68% -1.43% -9.09%
10th Percentile £28,575 £21,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £52,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £46,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +21.05% +8.57% -6.67%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Swindon

DNS
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for DNS in Swindon

DNS
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Swindon over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 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 Swindon region with a requirement for DNS.

1 10 (66.67%) DHCP
2 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) Firewall
4 6 (40.00%) CCNA
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle
4 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 6 (40.00%) Office 365
5 5 (33.33%) Postfix
5 5 (33.33%) Infoblox
5 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (33.33%) MCP
5 5 (33.33%) Unix
5 5 (33.33%) Solaris
5 5 (33.33%) RHCE
5 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 5 (33.33%) SMTP
6 4 (26.67%) Symantec
6 4 (26.67%) Internet
6 4 (26.67%) Netcool
6 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
6 4 (26.67%) Clustering
6 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
6 4 (26.67%) Active Directory

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) DHCP
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) SMTP
4 4 (26.67%) Internet
5 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco Firepower
6 2 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (13.33%) IPsec
6 2 (13.33%) Network Security
6 2 (13.33%) OSPF
6 2 (13.33%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (13.33%) VPN
6 2 (13.33%) Wireless
6 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
6 2 (13.33%) WLAN
7 1 (6.67%) DMZ
7 1 (6.67%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (13.33%) Automotive
1 2 (13.33%) Back Office
1 2 (13.33%) Legal
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
2 2 (13.33%) Field Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) IT Support
2 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Security Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Cyberattack
2 2 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Solaris
3 5 (33.33%) Unix
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
2 4 (26.67%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 2 (13.33%) IT Governance
4 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (13.33%) Network Design
4 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Server Building
5 1 (6.67%) Server Patching
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CCNA
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) MCP
2 5 (33.33%) RHCE
3 2 (13.33%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) OCP
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) Postfix
3 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
4 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Netcool
1 4 (26.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 6 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 5 (33.33%) Infoblox
4 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 4 (26.67%) CyberArk
5 4 (26.67%) Symantec
5 4 (26.67%) Veritas
6 2 (13.33%) CA
6 2 (13.33%) Clearswift
7 1 (6.67%) arcserve
7 1 (6.67%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (6.67%) BMC
7 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 1 (6.67%) Citrix
7 1 (6.67%) Dell
7 1 (6.67%) IBM
7 1 (6.67%) Remedy