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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 104 120 122
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 292 262 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.42% 2.16% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.62% 13.93% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 250 225 241
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
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
1997 1881 2155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.58% 15.52% 16.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1681 1663 1922
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 22 August 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in the City of London

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 391 (70.71%) Windows
2 306 (55.33%) DHCP
3 295 (53.35%) Active Directory
4 255 (46.11%) Microsoft
5 233 (42.13%) VMware
6 228 (41.23%) TCP/IP
7 206 (37.25%) MS Exchange
8 194 (35.08%) Cisco
9 174 (31.46%) Firewall
10 170 (30.74%) Finance
10 170 (30.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 164 (29.66%) VMware Infrastructure
12 146 (26.40%) WAN
12 146 (26.40%) Linux
13 142 (25.68%) LAN
14 138 (24.95%) ITIL
15 136 (24.59%) SAN
16 126 (22.78%) MS Excel
17 116 (20.98%) Exchange Server 2010
18 114 (20.61%) Citrix
19 111 (20.07%) VPN
20 108 (19.53%) Windows Server 2003
21 102 (18.44%) SQL Server
22 99 (17.90%) MS Office
23 97 (17.54%) HP
24 96 (17.36%) IIS
25 92 (16.64%) Microsoft Certification
25 92 (16.64%) Load Balancing
26 88 (15.91%) Blackberry
27 83 (15.01%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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
1 206 (37.25%) MS Exchange
2 116 (20.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 96 (17.36%) IIS
4 83 (15.01%) SharePoint
5 67 (12.12%) Lync
6 50 (9.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 42 (7.59%) Tomcat
8 33 (5.97%) Apache
9 27 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
10 26 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2013
11 21 (3.80%) SharePoint 2010
11 21 (3.80%) SharePoint 2013
12 19 (3.44%) SharePoint Server
13 16 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2003
14 15 (2.71%) WebSphere
15 12 (2.17%) nginx
15 12 (2.17%) Lotus Domino
16 11 (1.99%) IBM Notes
17 9 (1.63%) Office Communications Server
18 5 (0.90%) Confluence
Applications
1 126 (22.78%) MS Excel
2 99 (17.90%) MS Office
3 5 (0.90%) InfoPath
3 5 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.54%) MS Project
4 3 (0.54%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.36%) SPSS
5 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.18%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (2.35%) RMDS
2 12 (2.17%) SAP Business One
3 10 (1.81%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 10 (1.81%) 3000 Xtra
3 10 (1.81%) Eikon
3 10 (1.81%) Summit
3 10 (1.81%) Front Arena
4 6 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.18%) ReMetrica
6 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 46 (8.32%) Office 365
2 14 (2.53%) SaaS
3 10 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.90%) IaaS
7 3 (0.54%) PaaS
8 1 (0.18%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 306 (55.33%) DHCP
2 228 (41.23%) TCP/IP
3 174 (31.46%) Firewall
4 146 (26.40%) WAN
5 142 (25.68%) LAN
6 136 (24.59%) SAN
7 111 (20.07%) VPN
8 82 (14.83%) SSL
9 81 (14.65%) Internet
10 61 (11.03%) HTTP
11 56 (10.13%) SMTP
12 54 (9.76%) NAS
13 53 (9.58%) MPLS
14 49 (8.86%) LDAP
15 48 (8.68%) BGP
16 41 (7.41%) VoIP
17 36 (6.51%) OSPF
18 35 (6.33%) Wireless
19 30 (5.42%) SNMP
20 29 (5.24%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (18.44%) SQL Server
2 38 (6.87%) SQL Server 2008
2 38 (6.87%) MySQL
3 30 (5.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (1.63%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.27%) NoSQL
9 5 (0.90%) Redis
9 5 (0.90%) MariaDB
9 5 (0.90%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.72%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.54%) QlikView
11 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.54%) Jackrabbit
12 2 (0.36%) CouchDB
12 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.36%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 17 (3.07%) Subversion
2 16 (2.89%) Git (software)
3 14 (2.53%) JIRA
4 8 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (1.45%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.27%) MSI
6 5 (0.90%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.90%) Hudson
7 3 (0.54%) Redmine
8 2 (0.36%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.18%) Maven
9 1 (0.18%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.18%) Ant
9 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.18%) Trac
9 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
General
1 170 (30.74%) Finance
2 45 (8.14%) Banking
3 41 (7.41%) Advertising
4 31 (5.61%) Law
5 29 (5.24%) Telecoms
6 23 (4.16%) Marketing
7 18 (3.25%) Investment Banking
8 16 (2.89%) Publishing
9 8 (1.45%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.27%) Retail
10 7 (1.27%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.08%) Electronics
12 5 (0.90%) Games
12 5 (0.90%) Back Office
13 2 (0.36%) Legal
13 2 (0.36%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 88 (15.91%) Analyst
2 86 (15.55%) Administrator
3 59 (10.67%) Network Engineer
4 49 (8.86%) Systems Administrator
5 43 (7.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 35 (6.33%) Support Engineer
7 32 (5.79%) Support Analyst
8 29 (5.24%) IT Support
9 25 (4.52%) Consultant
10 22 (3.98%) Technical Support
11 21 (3.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 20 (3.62%) Server Engineer
13 18 (3.25%) Linux Administrator
14 17 (3.07%) 2nd Line Support
14 17 (3.07%) Desktop Support
15 16 (2.89%) Architect
15 16 (2.89%) Technical Consultant
16 15 (2.71%) Network Analyst
16 15 (2.71%) Messaging Engineer
17 14 (2.53%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.07%) SOAP
2 16 (2.89%) Web Services
3 15 (2.71%) HTML
3 15 (2.71%) .NET
3 15 (2.71%) CSS
4 13 (2.35%) Middleware
5 10 (1.81%) LAMP
6 9 (1.63%) Application Packaging
6 9 (1.63%) XML
7 8 (1.45%) Ajax
8 7 (1.27%) ASP.NET
9 6 (1.08%) jQuery
9 6 (1.08%) HTML5
10 5 (0.90%) MSMQ
10 5 (0.90%) XHTML
10 5 (0.90%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (0.72%) YAML
11 4 (0.72%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (0.54%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (0.54%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 88 (15.91%) Blackberry
2 64 (11.57%) Clustering
3 25 (4.52%) Computer Science
4 17 (3.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (2.53%) Hedge funds
5 14 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
6 13 (2.35%) iPhone
7 12 (2.17%) iPad
7 12 (2.17%) PKI
7 12 (2.17%) SecurID
7 12 (2.17%) Equities
8 10 (1.81%) CLARiiON
8 10 (1.81%) Statistics
9 8 (1.45%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.27%) CMDB
10 7 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.27%) Open Source
11 6 (1.08%) DTV
12 5 (0.90%) Replication
13 4 (0.72%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 391 (70.71%) Windows
2 170 (30.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 146 (26.40%) Linux
4 108 (19.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 78 (14.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 70 (12.66%) Windows 7
7 68 (12.30%) UNIX
8 47 (8.50%) Windows XP
9 35 (6.33%) Solaris
10 28 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 27 (4.88%) Windows 8
12 21 (3.80%) CentOS
13 19 (3.44%) AIX
14 16 (2.89%) Android
14 16 (2.89%) Windows Mobile
15 15 (2.71%) Mac OS X
16 14 (2.53%) Apple iOS
17 12 (2.17%) Ubuntu
18 11 (1.99%) Mac OS
19 10 (1.81%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (24.95%) ITIL
2 92 (16.64%) Load Balancing
3 39 (7.05%) Network Management
4 31 (5.61%) Configuration Management
5 28 (5.06%) Service Delivery
6 27 (4.88%) Network Design
7 24 (4.34%) Capacity Management
8 22 (3.98%) Change Management
9 21 (3.80%) Root Cause Analysis
10 20 (3.62%) DevOps
10 20 (3.62%) Kalman Filter
10 20 (3.62%) Disaster Recovery
11 19 (3.44%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (3.07%) Migration
12 17 (3.07%) Asset Management
12 17 (3.07%) MOF
12 17 (3.07%) Mobile Device Management
13 16 (2.89%) Service Management
13 16 (2.89%) ERP
14 15 (2.71%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 71 (12.84%) PowerShell
1 71 (12.84%) SQL
2 51 (9.22%) Perl
3 42 (7.59%) Python
4 38 (6.87%) Bash Shell
5 35 (6.33%) Ruby
6 31 (5.61%) Java
7 20 (3.62%) C#
8 14 (2.53%) JavaScript
9 12 (2.17%) PHP
10 9 (1.63%) Shell Script
11 5 (0.90%) C
12 4 (0.72%) C++
12 4 (0.72%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.54%) Korn
13 3 (0.54%) VB
14 2 (0.36%) VBScript
15 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 92 (16.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (10.31%) MCSE
3 43 (7.78%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (7.05%) Degree
5 35 (6.33%) MCSA
6 31 (5.61%) CCNA
7 30 (5.42%) MCITP
8 28 (5.06%) CCNP
9 25 (4.52%) MCP
10 17 (3.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (1.81%) Security Cleared
11 10 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (1.81%) MCTS
12 7 (1.27%) CCIE
13 4 (0.72%) CCENT
13 4 (0.72%) SC Cleared
13 4 (0.72%) JNCIE
14 3 (0.54%) RHCA
14 3 (0.54%) RHCT
14 3 (0.54%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (10.31%) SLA
2 13 (2.35%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.81%) ISO 9001
3 10 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.90%) COBIT
4 5 (0.90%) QA
5 3 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 295 (53.35%) Active Directory
2 164 (29.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (9.95%) Hyper-V
4 48 (8.68%) vSphere
5 39 (7.05%) VMware ESX
6 30 (5.42%) NFS
7 28 (5.06%) XenApp
8 18 (3.25%) UAG
8 18 (3.25%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (2.35%) DFS Replication
10 10 (1.81%) XenDesktop
10 10 (1.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 7 (1.27%) Samba
11 7 (1.27%) ISA Server
11 7 (1.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 7 (1.27%) XenServer
12 6 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (0.90%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.90%) Varnish
13 5 (0.90%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 44 (7.96%) SCCM
2 39 (7.05%) Puppet
3 33 (5.97%) SCOM
4 29 (5.24%) WSUS
5 24 (4.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 24 (4.34%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (3.98%) Backup Exec
7 20 (3.62%) Nagios
8 18 (3.25%) NetBackup
9 15 (2.71%) HP NNM
9 15 (2.71%) CiscoWorks
10 10 (1.81%) Cacti
11 5 (0.90%) Tivoli
11 5 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (0.90%) SmokePing
12 4 (0.72%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.72%) XenMobile
12 4 (0.72%) Control-M
12 4 (0.72%) OpenView
12 4 (0.72%) WMI
Vendors
1 255 (46.11%) Microsoft
2 233 (42.13%) VMware
3 194 (35.08%) Cisco
4 114 (20.61%) Citrix
5 97 (17.54%) HP
6 44 (7.96%) Symantec
7 41 (7.41%) Red Hat
8 39 (7.05%) CheckPoint
8 39 (7.05%) Juniper
9 38 (6.87%) NetApp
10 36 (6.51%) F5
11 31 (5.61%) EMC
12 27 (4.88%) Dell
12 27 (4.88%) Oracle
13 26 (4.70%) Mitel
14 25 (4.52%) Veritas
15 20 (3.62%) IBM
16 19 (3.44%) Sun
16 19 (3.44%) SAP
16 19 (3.44%) Bloomberg
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £52000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £39000 - £42500 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits inc. bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, Bristol
Netsight Internet Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + £6k on call, bonus, pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent package and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Exponential-e
Posted: 3 days ago
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Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Apollo Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Exponential-e
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
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Bridge Noble
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per annum + experience dependent
Posted: 17 days ago
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EC2 IT Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Benefits detailed in job spec.
Posted: 23 days ago
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Salary: Excellent
Posted: 24 days ago