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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank - 39 49
Permanent jobs citing DNS 0 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 0.84% 2.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 12.50% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Average salary - £50,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +35.13%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
19 16 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 15.57% 6.75% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 66
Average salary £45,000 £80,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £50,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 18 (85.71%) DHCP
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 15 (71.43%) Windows
3 14 (66.67%) Finance
3 14 (66.67%) Degree
4 13 (61.90%) Cisco
5 11 (52.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (52.38%) Solaris
5 11 (52.38%) Linux
5 11 (52.38%) HP
5 11 (52.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (52.38%) Replication
5 11 (52.38%) Computer Science
5 11 (52.38%) Capacity Management
6 6 (28.57%) Citrix
7 4 (19.05%) WAN
7 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 3 (14.29%) Murex
8 3 (14.29%) Firewall
8 3 (14.29%) Service Management
8 3 (14.29%) Avaya
8 3 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (14.29%) Internet
8 3 (14.29%) Reuters
8 3 (14.29%) Bloomberg
8 3 (14.29%) OSPF
8 3 (14.29%) BGP
8 3 (14.29%) SQL
8 3 (14.29%) Apache

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Lync
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) DHCP
2 4 (19.05%) WAN
3 3 (14.29%) VoIP
3 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 3 (14.29%) VPN
3 3 (14.29%) Internet
3 3 (14.29%) OSPF
3 3 (14.29%) BGP
3 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
3 3 (14.29%) tcpdump
3 3 (14.29%) HSRP
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Head of Operations
2 3 (14.29%) Support Supervisor
2 3 (14.29%) Support Assistant
2 3 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 3 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Support Manager
2 3 (14.29%) IT Support Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Senior IT Manager
2 3 (14.29%) IT Support Assistant
2 3 (14.29%) IT Assistant
2 3 (14.29%) IT Support
2 3 (14.29%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Replication
1 11 (52.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Hedge funds
2 3 (14.29%) SWIFT
2 3 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Solaris
2 11 (52.38%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (52.38%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (52.38%) Capacity Management
2 3 (14.29%) Wealth Management
2 3 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco
2 11 (52.38%) HP
3 6 (28.57%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) Murex
5 3 (14.29%) Avaya
5 3 (14.29%) Reuters
5 3 (14.29%) Bloomberg
5 3 (14.29%) VMware