The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 91 101 95
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 283 272 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.75% 2.58% 2.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.83% 16.45% 13.47%
Number of salaries quoted 241 251 283
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.33% -
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 City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1788 1653 2338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.40% 15.70% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1539 1422 2057
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,700 £72,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DNS
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

DNS Salary Trend in the City of London

DNS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in the City of London

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 497 (78.89%) Windows
2 382 (60.63%) DHCP
3 379 (60.16%) Active Directory
4 327 (51.90%) Microsoft
5 305 (48.41%) VMware
6 279 (44.29%) MS Exchange
7 239 (37.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 226 (35.87%) TCP/IP
9 221 (35.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 194 (30.79%) Cisco
11 181 (28.73%) Citrix
12 179 (28.41%) Firewall
13 176 (27.94%) MS Excel
14 166 (26.35%) Finance
15 160 (25.40%) Exchange Server 2010
16 152 (24.13%) Linux
17 148 (23.49%) SAN
18 144 (22.86%) ITIL
19 140 (22.22%) VPN
20 139 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
21 136 (21.59%) Windows Server 2003
22 117 (18.57%) LAN
22 117 (18.57%) WAN
22 117 (18.57%) Windows 7
23 115 (18.25%) Microsoft Certification
24 107 (16.98%) SQL Server
25 105 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
26 91 (14.44%) MCSE
27 86 (13.65%) HP
28 84 (13.33%) Windows XP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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
1 279 (44.29%) MS Exchange
2 160 (25.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 83 (13.17%) IIS
4 75 (11.90%) SharePoint
5 68 (10.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 61 (9.68%) Lync
7 54 (8.57%) Apache
8 53 (8.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 53 (8.41%) Exchange Server 2007
9 41 (6.51%) Exchange Server 2013
10 24 (3.81%) SharePoint 2010
11 18 (2.86%) Tomcat
12 17 (2.70%) nginx
13 10 (1.59%) Lotus Domino
14 9 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
15 8 (1.27%) IBM Notes
15 8 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (1.27%) Office Communications Server
16 7 (1.11%) CMS
17 5 (0.79%) OpenStack
Applications
1 176 (27.94%) MS Excel
2 82 (13.02%) MS Office
3 4 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 12 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.27%) Eikon
3 3 (0.48%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.16%) ReMetrica
4 1 (0.16%) Shopify
4 1 (0.16%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 47 (7.46%) Office 365
2 20 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.27%) IaaS
5 7 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.11%) SaaS
6 4 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.16%) PaaS
7 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 382 (60.63%) DHCP
2 226 (35.87%) TCP/IP
3 179 (28.41%) Firewall
4 148 (23.49%) SAN
5 140 (22.22%) VPN
6 117 (18.57%) LAN
6 117 (18.57%) WAN
7 58 (9.21%) Internet
7 58 (9.21%) BGP
8 50 (7.94%) MPLS
9 49 (7.78%) OSPF
10 47 (7.46%) VoIP
11 44 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
12 43 (6.83%) Network Security
12 43 (6.83%) LDAP
12 43 (6.83%) HTTP
12 43 (6.83%) SSL
13 42 (6.67%) Wireless
14 37 (5.87%) EIGRP
15 36 (5.71%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 36 (5.71%) MySQL
3 33 (5.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (4.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (1.59%) QlikView
8 8 (1.27%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.11%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.11%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.63%) MariaDB
11 4 (0.63%) Jackrabbit
12 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects XI
13 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.16%) CouchDB
13 1 (0.16%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 11 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.27%) JIRA
2 8 (1.27%) Subversion
2 8 (1.27%) Jenkins
3 5 (0.79%) Emacs
3 5 (0.79%) Maven
3 5 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (0.63%) Hudson
4 4 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.32%) Ant
6 1 (0.16%) RSpec
6 1 (0.16%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.16%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.16%) Gradle
6 1 (0.16%) Trac
6 1 (0.16%) Selenium
6 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 166 (26.35%) Finance
2 36 (5.71%) Telecoms
2 36 (5.71%) Banking
3 33 (5.24%) Law
4 20 (3.17%) Marketing
5 18 (2.86%) Advertising
6 16 (2.54%) Electronics
6 16 (2.54%) Legal
7 15 (2.38%) Publishing
8 13 (2.06%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.90%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.75%) Retail
10 11 (1.75%) Financial Institution
11 7 (1.11%) Billing
12 6 (0.95%) Games
13 5 (0.79%) Back Office
14 1 (0.16%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 107 (16.98%) Analyst
2 93 (14.76%) Administrator
3 75 (11.90%) Systems Administrator
3 75 (11.90%) Support Engineer
4 68 (10.79%) Network Engineer
5 58 (9.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 40 (6.35%) Support Analyst
7 38 (6.03%) Consultant
8 32 (5.08%) IT Support
9 29 (4.60%) Systems Engineer
10 27 (4.29%) Service Desk Analyst
10 27 (4.29%) Service Analyst
10 27 (4.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 26 (4.13%) Server Engineer
11 26 (4.13%) Security Engineer
12 25 (3.97%) 2nd Line Support
12 25 (3.97%) Desktop Support
13 19 (3.02%) Architect
14 18 (2.86%) Senior Network Engineer
15 16 (2.54%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.24%) Web Services
2 24 (3.81%) .NET
3 18 (2.86%) XML
4 17 (2.70%) HTML
5 14 (2.22%) CSS
5 14 (2.22%) SOAP
6 11 (1.75%) .NET Framework
6 11 (1.75%) ASP.NET
7 10 (1.59%) jQuery
8 9 (1.43%) LAMP
9 8 (1.27%) Middleware
10 7 (1.11%) LINQ
10 7 (1.11%) Spring
10 7 (1.11%) Application Packaging
10 7 (1.11%) Ajax
11 6 (0.95%) REST
11 6 (0.95%) Memcached
12 5 (0.79%) AngularJS
13 4 (0.63%) Hibernate
13 4 (0.63%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 77 (12.22%) Blackberry
2 72 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (5.24%) Clustering
4 26 (4.13%) Smartphone
5 24 (3.81%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.70%) Replication
7 14 (2.22%) Hedge funds
8 12 (1.90%) DTV
8 12 (1.90%) PKI
8 12 (1.90%) Open Source
8 12 (1.90%) iPhone
9 11 (1.75%) GIS
10 9 (1.43%) EqualLogic
11 8 (1.27%) Management Information System
12 6 (0.95%) User Experience
12 6 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.63%) HACMP
13 4 (0.63%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.63%) SecurID
13 4 (0.63%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 497 (78.89%) Windows
2 239 (37.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 152 (24.13%) Linux
4 139 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 136 (21.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 117 (18.57%) Windows 7
7 84 (13.33%) Windows XP
8 67 (10.63%) UNIX
9 61 (9.68%) Windows 8
10 38 (6.03%) Solaris
10 38 (6.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 37 (5.87%) Windows Vista
12 29 (4.60%) Mac OS X
13 28 (4.44%) Ubuntu
14 19 (3.02%) Apple iOS
15 18 (2.86%) Android
16 15 (2.38%) Mac OS
16 15 (2.38%) CentOS
17 13 (2.06%) AIX
18 11 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (22.86%) ITIL
2 48 (7.62%) Migration
3 46 (7.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 38 (6.03%) Load Balancing
5 34 (5.40%) Project Management
6 33 (5.24%) Network Management
7 27 (4.29%) Service Delivery
8 25 (3.97%) Business Continuity
9 23 (3.65%) Network Design
10 22 (3.49%) ITIL V3
11 21 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (3.02%) Mobile Device Management
13 18 (2.86%) Information Security
14 16 (2.54%) Service Management
14 16 (2.54%) Kalman Filter
15 15 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
15 15 (2.38%) Asset Management
15 15 (2.38%) Change Management
15 15 (2.38%) Configuration Management
16 14 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 77 (12.22%) PowerShell
2 62 (9.84%) SQL
3 54 (8.57%) Perl
4 45 (7.14%) Python
5 38 (6.03%) Bash Shell
6 27 (4.29%) Java
7 25 (3.97%) Ruby
8 20 (3.17%) VB
9 19 (3.02%) C#
10 16 (2.54%) JavaScript
10 16 (2.54%) PHP
11 14 (2.22%) Shell Script
12 10 (1.59%) VBScript
13 7 (1.11%) C
13 7 (1.11%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.48%) Tcl
15 2 (0.32%) Bourne shell
16 1 (0.16%) Groovy
16 1 (0.16%) Scala
16 1 (0.16%) Korn
Qualifications
1 115 (18.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 105 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 91 (14.44%) MCSE
4 83 (13.17%) Degree
5 70 (11.11%) CCNP
6 58 (9.21%) MCP
7 52 (8.25%) MCSA
7 52 (8.25%) CCNA
8 42 (6.67%) MCITP
9 34 (5.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 23 (3.65%) ITIL Certification
11 17 (2.70%) MCTS
12 16 (2.54%) CCA
12 16 (2.54%) Citrix Certification
13 11 (1.75%) Security Cleared
13 11 (1.75%) CCSA
14 10 (1.59%) CCSE
15 9 (1.43%) CISSP
16 8 (1.27%) CCIE
16 8 (1.27%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (8.73%) SLA
2 5 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.63%) COBIT
4 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.32%) QA
4 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 379 (60.16%) Active Directory
2 221 (35.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (10.63%) vSphere
3 67 (10.63%) Hyper-V
4 51 (8.10%) XenApp
5 34 (5.40%) NFS
6 26 (4.13%) VMware ESX
7 25 (3.97%) Terminal Services
8 17 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 17 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (2.54%) XenDesktop
10 14 (2.22%) Varnish
11 11 (1.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 11 (1.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 10 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (1.59%) UAG
12 10 (1.59%) XenServer
13 8 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (0.95%) Firmware
15 5 (0.79%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 44 (6.98%) SCCM
2 40 (6.35%) SCOM
3 35 (5.56%) Puppet
4 28 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (3.81%) Nagios
6 16 (2.54%) Backup Exec
7 14 (2.22%) NetBackup
8 11 (1.75%) Ansible
8 11 (1.75%) Cacti
8 11 (1.75%) Tivoli
9 8 (1.27%) WSUS
9 8 (1.27%) HAProxy
9 8 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
9 8 (1.27%) ZABBIX
10 7 (1.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 7 (1.11%) SCOrch
11 6 (0.95%) Sysprep
12 5 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
12 5 (0.79%) yum
12 5 (0.79%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 327 (51.90%) Microsoft
2 305 (48.41%) VMware
3 194 (30.79%) Cisco
4 181 (28.73%) Citrix
5 86 (13.65%) HP
6 72 (11.43%) Juniper
7 63 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 59 (9.37%) EMC
9 53 (8.41%) CheckPoint
10 46 (7.30%) NetApp
11 42 (6.67%) F5
12 36 (5.71%) Dell
13 26 (4.13%) Oracle
13 26 (4.13%) Symantec
13 26 (4.13%) Mitel
14 21 (3.33%) SAP
14 21 (3.33%) Veritas
15 20 (3.17%) Apple
16 19 (3.02%) SolarWinds
17 17 (2.70%) Bloomberg
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: dependent upon experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + great company
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + excellent benefits & package
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + FUEL CARD + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £4000 Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago