Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 69 63
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6 -14
Permanent jobs citing DNS 10 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.22% 1.48% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.20% 9.84% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 20
Swindon median annual salary £47,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.15% -7.14% -5.41%
10th Percentile £36,000 £25,600 £24,000
90th Percentile £56,000 £40,750 £54,836
Wiltshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% +14.29% -9.44%

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 122 122 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 14.90% 15.04% 19.26%
Number of salaries quoted 104 109 173
Swindon median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% -4.41% -9.33%
10th Percentile £30,000 £22,300 £21,750
90th Percentile £66,750 £57,500 £52,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% - -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 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 9 (90.00%) DHCP
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Wireless
3 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 5 (50.00%) CCNA
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
4 4 (40.00%) CCNP
4 4 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (40.00%) OSPF
4 4 (40.00%) Clearswift
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (40.00%) IT Governance
4 4 (40.00%) Wireshark
4 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (40.00%) IPsec
4 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (40.00%) Migration
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Network Design
4 4 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (40.00%) Cyberthreat

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:

Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) DHCP
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) Wireless
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Firepower
4 4 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (40.00%) IPsec
4 4 (40.00%) OSPF
4 4 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (40.00%) Wireshark
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) LAN
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) WAN
7 1 (10.00%) DMZ
7 1 (10.00%) Internet
7 1 (10.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Automotive
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Security Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Cyberattack
1 4 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) IT Governance
2 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Network Design
2 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) B2B
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Storage Management
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCNA
3 4 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) MCP
5 1 (10.00%) CCDP
5 1 (10.00%) MCSE
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (20.00%) Ansible
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Clearswift
2 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) arcserve
4 1 (10.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) Intel
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper