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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 76 122 115
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -7
Permanent jobs citing DNS 347 287 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.29% 2.30% 2.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.76% 14.76% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 303 265 236
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
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
1954 1945 2274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 18.55% 15.57% 19.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1634 1619 2024
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% -1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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.

1 463 (73.84%) Windows
2 319 (50.88%) DHCP
3 318 (50.72%) VMware
4 315 (50.24%) Active Directory
5 295 (47.05%) Microsoft
6 232 (37.00%) MS Exchange
6 232 (37.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 227 (36.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 202 (32.22%) Cisco
9 191 (30.46%) Citrix
10 190 (30.30%) Firewall
11 183 (29.19%) TCP/IP
12 176 (28.07%) Windows Server 2012
13 174 (27.75%) MS Excel
14 155 (24.72%) Linux
15 146 (23.29%) Finance
16 118 (18.82%) Exchange Server 2010
17 114 (18.18%) VPN
18 112 (17.86%) ITIL
19 108 (17.22%) LAN
20 107 (17.07%) SAN
21 106 (16.91%) WAN
22 97 (15.47%) Windows Server 2003
23 92 (14.67%) SQL Server
24 91 (14.51%) Microsoft Certification
24 91 (14.51%) Hyper-V
25 88 (14.04%) PowerShell
25 88 (14.04%) Cisco Certification
26 84 (13.40%) HTTP
27 82 (13.08%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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
1 232 (37.00%) MS Exchange
2 118 (18.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 61 (9.73%) IIS
4 56 (8.93%) SharePoint
5 52 (8.29%) Apache
6 50 (7.97%) Lync
7 48 (7.66%) Exchange Server 2013
8 45 (7.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 34 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2003
9 34 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2007
10 18 (2.87%) nginx
11 17 (2.71%) Tomcat
12 10 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (1.28%) Office Communications Server
13 8 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (0.96%) Drupal
15 5 (0.80%) Apache Solr
15 5 (0.80%) OpenStack
15 5 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.80%) CMS
Applications
1 174 (27.75%) MS Excel
2 65 (10.37%) MS Office
3 10 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (2.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.28%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.16%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.16%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.16%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (0.16%) Bankmaster
4 1 (0.16%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.16%) RMDS
4 1 (0.16%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 52 (8.29%) Office 365
2 25 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.59%) IaaS
5 8 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (0.96%) Mimecast
7 5 (0.80%) SaaS
8 4 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.32%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.32%) PaaS
9 2 (0.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.32%) Sumo Logic
9 2 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.16%) Route 53
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 319 (50.88%) DHCP
2 190 (30.30%) Firewall
3 183 (29.19%) TCP/IP
4 114 (18.18%) VPN
5 108 (17.22%) LAN
6 107 (17.07%) SAN
7 106 (16.91%) WAN
8 84 (13.40%) HTTP
9 70 (11.16%) BGP
10 62 (9.89%) OSPF
11 55 (8.77%) MPLS
12 49 (7.81%) Internet
13 48 (7.66%) Network Security
13 48 (7.66%) Cisco ASA
14 46 (7.34%) VLAN
14 46 (7.34%) EIGRP
15 44 (7.02%) LDAP
16 43 (6.86%) Wireless
17 40 (6.38%) VoIP
18 38 (6.06%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (14.67%) SQL Server
2 48 (7.66%) MySQL
3 24 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (1.91%) Relational Database
8 10 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (1.44%) QlikView
10 8 (1.28%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.28%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.64%) Redis
13 3 (0.48%) DB2
14 2 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.32%) HBase
14 2 (0.32%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (2.07%) Jenkins
2 11 (1.75%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.12%) Subversion
3 7 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (0.96%) Maven
5 3 (0.48%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.48%) Hudson
6 2 (0.32%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.32%) Gradle
6 2 (0.32%) Grunt
6 2 (0.32%) Emacs
6 2 (0.32%) RSpec
6 2 (0.32%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.32%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.32%) MSI
6 2 (0.32%) InstallShield
6 2 (0.32%) JIRA
6 2 (0.32%) Selenium
7 1 (0.16%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.16%) Ant
General
1 146 (23.29%) Finance
2 45 (7.18%) Law
3 42 (6.70%) Telecoms
4 35 (5.58%) Legal
5 29 (4.63%) Banking
6 18 (2.87%) Marketing
7 16 (2.55%) Advertising
8 13 (2.07%) Manufacturing
8 13 (2.07%) Electronics
9 12 (1.91%) Retail
10 9 (1.44%) Billing
11 7 (1.12%) Publishing
12 6 (0.96%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.64%) Back Office
13 4 (0.64%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.32%) Local Government
14 2 (0.32%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.16%) Games
15 1 (0.16%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.16%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 98 (15.63%) Administrator
2 84 (13.40%) Systems Administrator
3 78 (12.44%) Support Engineer
4 74 (11.80%) Analyst
5 48 (7.66%) Network Engineer
6 43 (6.86%) Consultant
7 39 (6.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 36 (5.74%) Architect
9 31 (4.94%) Support Analyst
10 30 (4.78%) Senior Network Engineer
11 28 (4.47%) 3rd Line Support
12 25 (3.99%) Systems Engineer
13 24 (3.83%) Security Engineer
13 24 (3.83%) Windows Administrator
13 24 (3.83%) Windows Systems Administrator
14 23 (3.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 22 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
16 21 (3.35%) 2nd Line Support
17 19 (3.03%) Technical Support
17 19 (3.03%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.99%) Web Services
2 13 (2.07%) .NET
3 12 (1.91%) LAMP
4 11 (1.75%) HTML
4 11 (1.75%) XML
4 11 (1.75%) jQuery
4 11 (1.75%) SOAP
4 11 (1.75%) Memcached
5 9 (1.44%) ASP.NET
6 8 (1.28%) CSS
6 8 (1.28%) Silverlight
7 7 (1.12%) Application Packaging
7 7 (1.12%) REST
7 7 (1.12%) Spring
7 7 (1.12%) .NET Framework
7 7 (1.12%) AngularJS
8 5 (0.80%) Apache Camel
8 5 (0.80%) Apache CXF
9 4 (0.64%) LINQ
9 4 (0.64%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 63 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (5.90%) Computer Science
3 28 (4.47%) Clustering
4 27 (4.31%) Blackberry
5 26 (4.15%) Replication
6 22 (3.51%) User Experience
7 17 (2.71%) Over-the-Top Content
7 17 (2.71%) Open Source
8 14 (2.23%) Video Conferencing
9 13 (2.07%) DTV
10 11 (1.75%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.59%) Thin Client
11 10 (1.59%) PKI
11 10 (1.59%) Fat Client
12 9 (1.44%) FlexPod
13 8 (1.28%) Smartphone
14 6 (0.96%) Hedge funds
14 6 (0.96%) HACMP
15 4 (0.64%) NHS
15 4 (0.64%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 463 (73.84%) Windows
2 227 (36.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 176 (28.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 155 (24.72%) Linux
5 97 (15.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 75 (11.96%) UNIX
7 70 (11.16%) Windows 7
8 58 (9.25%) Windows XP
9 38 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 32 (5.10%) Windows 8
11 29 (4.63%) Ubuntu
11 29 (4.63%) Windows Vista
12 25 (3.99%) CentOS
13 23 (3.67%) Solaris
14 14 (2.23%) AIX
15 12 (1.91%) Apple iOS
16 10 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
16 10 (1.59%) Debian
16 10 (1.59%) Mac OS X
17 8 (1.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (17.86%) ITIL
2 65 (10.37%) Service Delivery
3 63 (10.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 40 (6.38%) Load Balancing
5 39 (6.22%) Network Management
6 38 (6.06%) DevOps
7 37 (5.90%) Business Continuity
8 35 (5.58%) Project Management
9 30 (4.78%) Network Design
10 28 (4.47%) Migration
11 26 (4.15%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (3.67%) Mobile Device Management
13 21 (3.35%) Time Management
13 21 (3.35%) Configuration Management
14 20 (3.19%) Asset Management
15 18 (2.87%) Service Management
16 17 (2.71%) Problem Management
17 16 (2.55%) Enterprise Architecture
17 16 (2.55%) Project Planning
18 13 (2.07%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 88 (14.04%) PowerShell
2 82 (13.08%) SQL
3 56 (8.93%) Perl
4 53 (8.45%) Python
5 36 (5.74%) Bash Shell
6 28 (4.47%) Java
7 26 (4.15%) Ruby
8 22 (3.51%) JavaScript
8 22 (3.51%) PHP
9 18 (2.87%) Shell Script
10 8 (1.28%) VBScript
11 7 (1.12%) VB
11 7 (1.12%) C
12 6 (0.96%) C#
13 4 (0.64%) Scala
14 2 (0.32%) Bourne shell
14 2 (0.32%) Go
14 2 (0.32%) Groovy
14 2 (0.32%) C++
14 2 (0.32%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 91 (14.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 88 (14.04%) Cisco Certification
3 69 (11.00%) MCSE
4 55 (8.77%) Degree
5 47 (7.50%) CCNP
6 42 (6.70%) CCNA
7 26 (4.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 24 (3.83%) MCITP
8 24 (3.83%) ITIL Certification
9 21 (3.35%) MCP
10 20 (3.19%) CCA
10 20 (3.19%) Citrix Certification
11 15 (2.39%) CCSA
12 13 (2.07%) JNCIA
13 12 (1.91%) MCSA
14 10 (1.59%) CCDP
15 8 (1.28%) CCIE
15 8 (1.28%) CISSP
16 7 (1.12%) MCDST
17 6 (0.96%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (9.89%) SLA
2 9 (1.44%) COBIT
3 5 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.48%) QA
4 3 (0.48%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.32%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 315 (50.24%) Active Directory
2 232 (37.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 91 (14.51%) Hyper-V
4 58 (9.25%) XenApp
5 52 (8.29%) vSphere
6 36 (5.74%) Terminal Services
7 34 (5.42%) NFS
8 19 (3.03%) VMware ESX
9 18 (2.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 17 (2.71%) VMware ESXi
11 16 (2.55%) XenServer
12 15 (2.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 15 (2.39%) VMware Workstation
13 12 (1.91%) Xen
13 12 (1.91%) XenDesktop
14 11 (1.75%) Varnish
14 11 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
15 8 (1.28%) Sendmail
16 7 (1.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 7 (1.12%) iptables
Systems Management
1 46 (7.34%) Puppet
2 31 (4.94%) SCCM
3 30 (4.78%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (4.63%) Nagios
5 26 (4.15%) SCOM
6 18 (2.87%) NetBackup
7 16 (2.55%) WSUS
8 15 (2.39%) Cacti
9 13 (2.07%) ZABBIX
10 12 (1.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 10 (1.59%) Tivoli
12 9 (1.44%) Sysprep
12 9 (1.44%) Ansible
13 8 (1.28%) Backup Exec
14 7 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
15 5 (0.80%) logstash
15 5 (0.80%) SCOrch
15 5 (0.80%) AirWatch
16 4 (0.64%) Vagrant
16 4 (0.64%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 318 (50.72%) VMware
2 295 (47.05%) Microsoft
3 202 (32.22%) Cisco
4 191 (30.46%) Citrix
5 75 (11.96%) Juniper
6 67 (10.69%) CheckPoint
7 64 (10.21%) Red Hat
8 56 (8.93%) NetApp
8 56 (8.93%) HP
8 56 (8.93%) F5
9 46 (7.34%) Oracle
10 37 (5.90%) EMC
10 37 (5.90%) Symantec
11 28 (4.47%) SAP
12 19 (3.03%) AppSense
13 18 (2.87%) Avaya
13 18 (2.87%) Dell
13 18 (2.87%) Veritas
14 16 (2.55%) Sun
14 16 (2.55%) Blue Coat
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £29000 - £29500 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 28000
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Ortolan Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Good bonus + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TechNet IT Recruitment (Permanent)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago