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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 79 97 110
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +13
Permanent jobs citing DNS 319 272 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.19% 2.65% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.75% 17.22% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 275 250 236
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,878 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.32% -1.33%
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
1904 1580 2169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.04% 15.41% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1596 1333 1943
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 6 March 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 6 March 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.

1 503 (75.30%) Windows
2 366 (54.79%) Active Directory
3 356 (53.29%) DHCP
4 331 (49.55%) Microsoft
4 331 (49.55%) VMware
5 275 (41.17%) MS Exchange
6 246 (36.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 236 (35.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 211 (31.59%) TCP/IP
9 196 (29.34%) Cisco
10 195 (29.19%) Citrix
11 194 (29.04%) Firewall
12 186 (27.84%) MS Excel
13 165 (24.70%) Windows Server 2012
14 164 (24.55%) Finance
15 158 (23.65%) Linux
16 151 (22.60%) Exchange Server 2010
17 150 (22.46%) VPN
18 135 (20.21%) ITIL
19 128 (19.16%) SAN
20 117 (17.51%) Windows Server 2003
21 115 (17.22%) Windows 7
22 113 (16.92%) WAN
23 112 (16.77%) LAN
24 107 (16.02%) Microsoft Certification
25 105 (15.72%) Cisco Certification
26 100 (14.97%) SQL Server
27 94 (14.07%) PowerShell
28 82 (12.28%) MCSE
29 81 (12.13%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 275 (41.17%) MS Exchange
2 151 (22.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 78 (11.68%) IIS
4 72 (10.78%) SharePoint
5 60 (8.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 57 (8.53%) Lync
7 51 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2007
8 50 (7.49%) Exchange Server 2013
8 50 (7.49%) Exchange Server 2003
9 49 (7.34%) Apache
10 20 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
11 17 (2.54%) nginx
12 10 (1.50%) CMS
13 9 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (1.20%) Office Communications Server
14 8 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
14 8 (1.20%) Tomcat
15 7 (1.05%) Apache Solr
15 7 (1.05%) Drupal
16 6 (0.90%) OpenStack
Applications
1 186 (27.84%) MS Excel
2 76 (11.38%) MS Office
3 5 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (1.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.20%) Eikon
3 3 (0.45%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.15%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.15%) Shopify
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.15%) HiPortfolio
5 1 (0.15%) RMDS
5 1 (0.15%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 51 (7.63%) Office 365
2 23 (3.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.20%) IaaS
5 6 (0.90%) SaaS
6 3 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.30%) PaaS
8 1 (0.15%) Heroku
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.15%) ElastiCache
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 356 (53.29%) DHCP
2 211 (31.59%) TCP/IP
3 194 (29.04%) Firewall
4 150 (22.46%) VPN
5 128 (19.16%) SAN
6 113 (16.92%) WAN
7 112 (16.77%) LAN
8 69 (10.33%) BGP
9 60 (8.98%) OSPF
9 60 (8.98%) HTTP
10 55 (8.23%) VoIP
10 55 (8.23%) Internet
11 54 (8.08%) MPLS
12 51 (7.63%) EIGRP
12 51 (7.63%) Wireless
13 49 (7.34%) Cisco ASA
14 48 (7.19%) VLAN
15 46 (6.89%) LDAP
16 44 (6.59%) Network Security
17 36 (5.39%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (14.97%) SQL Server
2 40 (5.99%) MySQL
3 31 (4.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (1.80%) Relational Database
7 10 (1.50%) RDBMS
8 8 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (1.20%) QlikView
9 4 (0.60%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.45%) DB2
10 3 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.30%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.15%) Redis
12 1 (0.15%) BusinessObjects XI
12 1 (0.15%) MS Access
12 1 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (1.05%) Git (software)
1 7 (1.05%) Jenkins
2 6 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (0.60%) Subversion
3 4 (0.60%) Emacs
4 3 (0.45%) Maven
5 1 (0.15%) JIRA
5 1 (0.15%) Selenium
5 1 (0.15%) MSI
5 1 (0.15%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.15%) Trac
5 1 (0.15%) RSpec
5 1 (0.15%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.15%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.15%) Hudson
5 1 (0.15%) Gradle
General
1 164 (24.55%) Finance
2 40 (5.99%) Law
3 39 (5.84%) Banking
4 38 (5.69%) Telecoms
5 30 (4.49%) Legal
6 20 (2.99%) Marketing
7 18 (2.69%) Advertising
8 15 (2.25%) Retail
8 15 (2.25%) Electronics
9 12 (1.80%) Publishing
9 12 (1.80%) Investment Banking
10 11 (1.65%) Financial Institution
10 11 (1.65%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.35%) Billing
12 5 (0.75%) Back Office
13 2 (0.30%) Games
14 1 (0.15%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Front Office
14 1 (0.15%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.15%) Bulgarian Language
Job Titles
1 100 (14.97%) Administrator
2 97 (14.52%) Analyst
3 83 (12.43%) Systems Administrator
4 75 (11.23%) Support Engineer
5 60 (8.98%) Network Engineer
6 50 (7.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 37 (5.54%) Consultant
7 37 (5.54%) Support Analyst
8 35 (5.24%) Architect
9 31 (4.64%) Senior Network Engineer
10 30 (4.49%) Systems Engineer
11 28 (4.19%) IT Support
12 24 (3.59%) 2nd Line Support
13 23 (3.44%) Service Analyst
13 23 (3.44%) Service Desk Analyst
14 22 (3.29%) Desktop Support
15 21 (3.14%) Security Engineer
15 21 (3.14%) Windows Administrator
15 21 (3.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
16 20 (2.99%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (4.19%) Web Services
2 27 (4.04%) .NET
3 18 (2.69%) XML
4 15 (2.25%) SOAP
5 13 (1.95%) HTML
5 13 (1.95%) ASP.NET
5 13 (1.95%) jQuery
6 11 (1.65%) LAMP
6 11 (1.65%) .NET Framework
7 9 (1.35%) CSS
7 9 (1.35%) REST
7 9 (1.35%) Memcached
8 8 (1.20%) AngularJS
8 8 (1.20%) Spring
9 7 (1.05%) Ajax
9 7 (1.05%) Middleware
9 7 (1.05%) Apache CXF
9 7 (1.05%) LINQ
9 7 (1.05%) Application Packaging
9 7 (1.05%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 70 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (7.93%) Blackberry
3 32 (4.79%) Clustering
4 29 (4.34%) Computer Science
5 22 (3.29%) Smartphone
5 22 (3.29%) Replication
6 21 (3.14%) User Experience
7 16 (2.40%) Open Source
8 14 (2.10%) Over-the-Top Content
9 12 (1.80%) Hedge funds
9 12 (1.80%) PKI
10 11 (1.65%) DTV
11 9 (1.35%) Management Information System
11 9 (1.35%) iPhone
12 7 (1.05%) Fat Client
12 7 (1.05%) Thin Client
13 6 (0.90%) GIS
14 5 (0.75%) HACMP
14 5 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
15 4 (0.60%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 503 (75.30%) Windows
2 246 (36.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 165 (24.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 158 (23.65%) Linux
5 117 (17.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 115 (17.22%) Windows 7
7 77 (11.53%) Windows XP
8 75 (11.23%) UNIX
9 60 (8.98%) Windows 8
10 39 (5.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 37 (5.54%) Solaris
12 36 (5.39%) Windows Vista
13 26 (3.89%) Ubuntu
14 23 (3.44%) Mac OS X
15 18 (2.69%) Android
15 18 (2.69%) CentOS
16 17 (2.54%) Apple iOS
17 13 (1.95%) AIX
18 12 (1.80%) Mac OS
19 8 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (20.21%) ITIL
2 66 (9.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 50 (7.49%) Service Delivery
4 44 (6.59%) Project Management
5 43 (6.44%) Migration
5 43 (6.44%) Load Balancing
6 36 (5.39%) Business Continuity
7 34 (5.09%) Network Design
8 30 (4.49%) Network Management
9 28 (4.19%) DevOps
10 22 (3.29%) Service Management
11 20 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (2.99%) Asset Management
11 20 (2.99%) Mobile Device Management
11 20 (2.99%) Time Management
12 19 (2.84%) ITIL V3
13 18 (2.69%) Enterprise Architecture
14 17 (2.54%) Configuration Management
14 17 (2.54%) Change Management
15 16 (2.40%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 94 (14.07%) PowerShell
2 70 (10.48%) SQL
3 60 (8.98%) Perl
4 51 (7.63%) Python
5 34 (5.09%) Bash Shell
6 25 (3.74%) Java
7 23 (3.44%) PHP
8 22 (3.29%) JavaScript
8 22 (3.29%) Ruby
9 20 (2.99%) VB
10 16 (2.40%) Shell Script
11 15 (2.25%) C#
12 10 (1.50%) VBScript
13 7 (1.05%) C
14 3 (0.45%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.45%) Tcl
15 2 (0.30%) Bourne shell
16 1 (0.15%) Scala
16 1 (0.15%) AWK
16 1 (0.15%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 107 (16.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 105 (15.72%) Cisco Certification
3 82 (12.28%) MCSE
4 74 (11.08%) Degree
5 61 (9.13%) CCNP
6 54 (8.08%) CCNA
7 49 (7.34%) MCP
8 32 (4.79%) MCITP
8 32 (4.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 31 (4.64%) MCSA
10 23 (3.44%) VCP4
11 22 (3.29%) ITIL Certification
11 22 (3.29%) CCA
11 22 (3.29%) Citrix Certification
12 17 (2.54%) CCSA
13 15 (2.25%) MCTS
14 13 (1.95%) JNCIA
15 9 (1.35%) CCSE
16 8 (1.20%) CISSP
17 7 (1.05%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (10.33%) SLA
2 6 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (0.90%) COBIT
3 3 (0.45%) QA
4 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.15%) Solvency II
System Software
1 366 (54.79%) Active Directory
2 236 (35.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (12.13%) Hyper-V
4 61 (9.13%) vSphere
5 56 (8.38%) XenApp
6 39 (5.84%) NFS
7 33 (4.94%) Terminal Services
8 20 (2.99%) VMware ESX
8 20 (2.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 17 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
10 16 (2.40%) XenDesktop
10 16 (2.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 14 (2.10%) XenServer
12 13 (1.95%) Varnish
13 12 (1.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 11 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
15 9 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
16 8 (1.20%) Xen
17 7 (1.05%) Sendmail
18 6 (0.90%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 45 (6.74%) SCCM
2 38 (5.69%) Puppet
3 31 (4.64%) SCOM
4 26 (3.89%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (3.59%) Nagios
6 18 (2.69%) NetBackup
7 13 (1.95%) WSUS
7 13 (1.95%) Cacti
8 12 (1.80%) Tivoli
9 10 (1.50%) ZABBIX
10 9 (1.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 9 (1.35%) Ansible
10 9 (1.35%) Backup Exec
11 8 (1.20%) Sysprep
11 8 (1.20%) Cisco CUCM
12 7 (1.05%) HAProxy
13 6 (0.90%) SCOrch
14 4 (0.60%) Casper Suite
14 4 (0.60%) SELinux
14 4 (0.60%) logstash
Vendors
1 331 (49.55%) Microsoft
1 331 (49.55%) VMware
2 196 (29.34%) Cisco
3 195 (29.19%) Citrix
4 78 (11.68%) HP
5 77 (11.53%) Juniper
6 67 (10.03%) CheckPoint
7 65 (9.73%) Red Hat
8 56 (8.38%) EMC
9 55 (8.23%) NetApp
10 50 (7.49%) F5
11 36 (5.39%) Oracle
12 32 (4.79%) Symantec
13 26 (3.89%) Dell
13 26 (3.89%) Veritas
14 22 (3.29%) SAP
15 19 (2.84%) Apple
16 18 (2.69%) Avaya
16 18 (2.69%) AppSense
17 17 (2.54%) Aruba
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c.20-25,000 + Bonus + Big Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Larson Group
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Overtime
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
JWResource
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum £60 to £70k + Bonus, Car Allowance,
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum £60 to £75k + Bonus, Car Allowance,
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Execuzen Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonuses and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus and Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago