The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 20 20 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Permanent jobs citing DNS 8 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.19% 3.95% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.67% 21.43% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Average salary £27,000 £110,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-75.45% +120.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
DNS
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Communications & Networking Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 19.48% 18.42% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 10
Average salary £50,000 £56,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -4.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,400 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

DNS
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Canary Wharf region.

DNS Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

DNS
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) DHCP
3 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) Lync
5 6 (50.00%) NAS
5 6 (50.00%) SAN
6 5 (41.67%) MS Office
6 5 (41.67%) Symantec
6 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
6 5 (41.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (41.67%) Firewall
6 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
6 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
6 5 (41.67%) Android
6 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (41.67%) Office 365
6 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (33.33%) Wireless
7 4 (33.33%) VMware
7 4 (33.33%) NetApp
7 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 3 (25.00%) VPN
8 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (25.00%) HP
8 3 (25.00%) EMC
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (25.00%) ITIL

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (58.33%) Lync
3 5 (41.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
2 3 (25.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) DHCP
2 6 (50.00%) SAN
2 6 (50.00%) NAS
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) Wireless
4 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) VPN
6 2 (16.67%) Skype
7 1 (8.33%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (8.33%) FTP
7 1 (8.33%) HTTP
7 1 (8.33%) LAN
7 1 (8.33%) SMS
7 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) GDB
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) IT Support
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
2 3 (25.00%) CLARiiON
2 3 (25.00%) Clustering
3 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 2 (16.67%) Handset
3 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (8.33%) User Experience
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Android
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
2 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (25.00%) Solaris
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 2 (16.67%) UNIX
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
1 2 (16.67%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (16.67%) NFS
4 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (16.67%) Firmware
5 1 (8.33%) vSphere
5 1 (8.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Symantec
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) NetApp
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) EMC
4 3 (25.00%) IronPort
4 3 (25.00%) RightFax
4 3 (25.00%) MobileIron
5 2 (16.67%) McAfee
5 2 (16.67%) Avaya
5 2 (16.67%) Juniper
5 2 (16.67%) Nokia
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) Postini
6 1 (8.33%) Proofpoint