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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 103 121 110
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Permanent jobs citing DNS 292 267 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.53% 2.26% 2.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.97% 14.95% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 246 231 276
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £61,250
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 City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1951 1786 2303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.93% 15.12% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1577 2057
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 £30,000 £33,000 £31,970
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 16 September 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 16 September 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.

1 440 (74.20%) Windows
2 349 (58.85%) DHCP
3 337 (56.83%) Active Directory
4 283 (47.72%) Microsoft
5 264 (44.52%) VMware
6 250 (42.16%) TCP/IP
7 244 (41.15%) MS Exchange
8 211 (35.58%) Cisco
9 187 (31.53%) VMware Infrastructure
10 185 (31.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 180 (30.35%) Firewall
12 175 (29.51%) Finance
13 154 (25.97%) WAN
14 153 (25.80%) Linux
15 151 (25.46%) SAN
16 150 (25.30%) ITIL
17 149 (25.13%) LAN
18 145 (24.45%) MS Excel
19 142 (23.95%) Exchange Server 2010
20 139 (23.44%) Citrix
21 120 (20.24%) Windows Server 2003
22 111 (18.72%) HP
23 110 (18.55%) MS Office
24 109 (18.38%) VPN
25 107 (18.04%) Microsoft Certification
26 106 (17.88%) SQL Server
27 103 (17.37%) Blackberry
28 98 (16.53%) IIS
29 90 (15.18%) Load Balancing
29 90 (15.18%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 244 (41.15%) MS Exchange
2 142 (23.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 98 (16.53%) IIS
4 84 (14.17%) SharePoint
5 70 (11.80%) Lync
6 67 (11.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 41 (6.91%) Tomcat
8 38 (6.41%) Apache
9 37 (6.24%) Exchange Server 2007
10 29 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2013
11 25 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2003
12 24 (4.05%) SharePoint 2010
13 21 (3.54%) SharePoint 2013
14 18 (3.04%) SharePoint Server
15 15 (2.53%) WebSphere
15 15 (2.53%) Lotus Domino
16 14 (2.36%) nginx
17 12 (2.02%) IBM Notes
18 7 (1.18%) Office Communications Server
19 6 (1.01%) Confluence
Applications
1 145 (24.45%) MS Excel
2 110 (18.55%) MS Office
3 5 (0.84%) InfoPath
3 5 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.51%) MS Project
4 3 (0.51%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.34%) SPSS
5 2 (0.34%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 14 (2.36%) Eikon
2 11 (1.85%) SAP Business One
3 10 (1.69%) 3000 Xtra
3 10 (1.69%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 10 (1.69%) Summit
3 10 (1.69%) Front Arena
3 10 (1.69%) RMDS
4 6 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.17%) ReMetrica
6 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 45 (7.59%) Office 365
2 15 (2.53%) SaaS
3 11 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.84%) IaaS
7 3 (0.51%) PaaS
8 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.17%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 349 (58.85%) DHCP
2 250 (42.16%) TCP/IP
3 180 (30.35%) Firewall
4 154 (25.97%) WAN
5 151 (25.46%) SAN
6 149 (25.13%) LAN
7 109 (18.38%) VPN
8 83 (14.00%) SSL
9 80 (13.49%) Internet
10 61 (10.29%) HTTP
11 58 (9.78%) SMTP
12 55 (9.27%) NAS
13 52 (8.77%) BGP
14 51 (8.60%) LDAP
15 50 (8.43%) MPLS
16 39 (6.58%) VoIP
17 38 (6.41%) OSPF
18 36 (6.07%) Wireless
19 34 (5.73%) SNMP
20 29 (4.89%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (17.88%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.58%) MySQL
3 38 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (1.69%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.52%) MariaDB
10 7 (1.18%) NoSQL
11 6 (1.01%) Relational Database
12 5 (0.84%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.84%) Redis
13 4 (0.67%) Jackrabbit
13 4 (0.67%) QlikView
14 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.51%) CouchDB
15 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (0.34%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 16 (2.70%) JIRA
2 15 (2.53%) Git (software)
3 14 (2.36%) Subversion
4 8 (1.35%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.18%) MSI
6 6 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (0.84%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.84%) Hudson
8 4 (0.67%) Emacs
9 2 (0.34%) Redmine
9 2 (0.34%) Trac
9 2 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.34%) Ant
9 2 (0.34%) Maven
10 1 (0.17%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
General
1 175 (29.51%) Finance
2 45 (7.59%) Banking
3 38 (6.41%) Advertising
4 32 (5.40%) Law
5 29 (4.89%) Telecoms
6 26 (4.38%) Marketing
7 21 (3.54%) Investment Banking
8 19 (3.20%) Publishing
9 9 (1.52%) Games
9 9 (1.52%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.35%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.35%) Electronics
10 8 (1.35%) Retail
11 6 (1.01%) Back Office
12 4 (0.67%) Legal
13 2 (0.34%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.17%) Billing
14 1 (0.17%) Front Office
14 1 (0.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 105 (17.71%) Analyst
2 91 (15.35%) Administrator
3 62 (10.46%) Network Engineer
4 55 (9.27%) Systems Administrator
5 51 (8.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 47 (7.93%) Support Engineer
7 39 (6.58%) Support Analyst
8 33 (5.56%) IT Support
9 28 (4.72%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 25 (4.22%) Server Engineer
11 24 (4.05%) Desktop Support
12 23 (3.88%) Consultant
13 21 (3.54%) 2nd Line Support
14 20 (3.37%) Technical Support
15 19 (3.20%) Messaging Engineer
16 18 (3.04%) Linux Administrator
17 16 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
18 15 (2.53%) Network Analyst
19 14 (2.36%) Architect
19 14 (2.36%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.54%) Web Services
2 18 (3.04%) SOAP
3 15 (2.53%) CSS
3 15 (2.53%) HTML
3 15 (2.53%) .NET
4 13 (2.19%) Middleware
5 11 (1.85%) XML
6 9 (1.52%) LAMP
7 8 (1.35%) Application Packaging
7 8 (1.35%) Ajax
8 7 (1.18%) ASP.NET
8 7 (1.18%) HTML5
9 6 (1.01%) jQuery
10 5 (0.84%) MSMQ
10 5 (0.84%) XHTML
10 5 (0.84%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (0.67%) Hibernate
11 4 (0.67%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (0.67%) Spring
12 3 (0.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 103 (17.37%) Blackberry
2 68 (11.47%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (11.30%) Clustering
4 22 (3.71%) Computer Science
5 16 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 15 (2.53%) iPhone
7 13 (2.19%) Hedge funds
8 12 (2.02%) iPad
8 12 (2.02%) Equities
8 12 (2.02%) PKI
8 12 (2.02%) SecurID
9 11 (1.85%) CLARiiON
9 11 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
10 10 (1.69%) Smartphone
11 9 (1.52%) Statistics
12 8 (1.35%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (1.01%) Open Source
14 6 (1.01%) User Experience
14 6 (1.01%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 440 (74.20%) Windows
2 185 (31.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 153 (25.80%) Linux
4 120 (20.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 90 (15.18%) Windows 7
6 89 (15.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 69 (11.64%) UNIX
8 57 (9.61%) Windows XP
9 39 (6.58%) Windows 8
10 38 (6.41%) Solaris
11 30 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 22 (3.71%) Android
13 21 (3.54%) Mac OS X
14 20 (3.37%) Windows Mobile
15 19 (3.20%) CentOS
16 18 (3.04%) AIX
17 17 (2.87%) Apple iOS
18 14 (2.36%) Ubuntu
19 12 (2.02%) Debian
20 11 (1.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (25.30%) ITIL
2 90 (15.18%) Load Balancing
3 40 (6.75%) Network Management
4 29 (4.89%) Configuration Management
5 26 (4.38%) Service Delivery
6 25 (4.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 25 (4.22%) Kalman Filter
7 24 (4.05%) Network Design
8 23 (3.88%) Capacity Management
8 23 (3.88%) Change Management
9 22 (3.71%) Migration
10 21 (3.54%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (3.37%) DevOps
12 19 (3.20%) Asset Management
13 18 (3.04%) Project Management
13 18 (3.04%) Mobile Device Management
14 17 (2.87%) Performance Tuning
14 17 (2.87%) Disaster Recovery
14 17 (2.87%) MOF
15 16 (2.70%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 74 (12.48%) PowerShell
2 72 (12.14%) SQL
3 47 (7.93%) Perl
4 45 (7.59%) Python
5 38 (6.41%) Bash Shell
6 37 (6.24%) Ruby
7 34 (5.73%) Java
8 21 (3.54%) C#
9 15 (2.53%) JavaScript
10 12 (2.02%) PHP
10 12 (2.02%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.67%) C
11 4 (0.67%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.67%) VB
12 3 (0.51%) Korn
12 3 (0.51%) C++
13 1 (0.17%) VBA
13 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 107 (18.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 69 (11.64%) MCSE
3 50 (8.43%) Degree
3 50 (8.43%) Cisco Certification
4 46 (7.76%) MCSA
5 37 (6.24%) MCP
6 35 (5.90%) CCNA
7 34 (5.73%) MCITP
8 33 (5.56%) CCNP
9 21 (3.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (1.85%) MCTS
11 10 (1.69%) Security Cleared
11 10 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.18%) CCIE
13 4 (0.67%) CCENT
13 4 (0.67%) SC Cleared
13 4 (0.67%) JNCIE
14 3 (0.51%) RHCA
14 3 (0.51%) RHCT
14 3 (0.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (10.12%) SLA
2 11 (1.85%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.69%) ISO 9001
3 10 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.01%) QA
4 6 (1.01%) COBIT
5 4 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 337 (56.83%) Active Directory
2 187 (31.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (9.44%) Hyper-V
4 53 (8.94%) vSphere
5 42 (7.08%) VMware ESX
6 35 (5.90%) XenApp
7 25 (4.22%) NFS
8 21 (3.54%) UAG
9 18 (3.04%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (2.36%) DFS Replication
11 13 (2.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 11 (1.85%) Varnish
12 11 (1.85%) XenServer
13 10 (1.69%) XenDesktop
14 8 (1.35%) Samba
15 7 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
15 7 (1.18%) ISA Server
15 7 (1.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 5 (0.84%) Sendmail
17 4 (0.67%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 40 (6.75%) SCCM
2 38 (6.41%) SCOM
3 37 (6.24%) Puppet
4 28 (4.72%) WSUS
5 26 (4.38%) Backup Exec
5 26 (4.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 23 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (3.88%) Nagios
7 17 (2.87%) NetBackup
8 15 (2.53%) HP NNM
8 15 (2.53%) CiscoWorks
9 8 (1.35%) Cacti
9 8 (1.35%) HAProxy
10 6 (1.01%) Tivoli
11 5 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (0.84%) SmokePing
11 5 (0.84%) Ansible
11 5 (0.84%) XenMobile
12 4 (0.67%) Zenoss
12 4 (0.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 283 (47.72%) Microsoft
2 264 (44.52%) VMware
3 211 (35.58%) Cisco
4 139 (23.44%) Citrix
5 111 (18.72%) HP
6 44 (7.42%) Symantec
7 43 (7.25%) Red Hat
8 41 (6.91%) Juniper
8 41 (6.91%) EMC
9 40 (6.75%) NetApp
10 36 (6.07%) F5
11 33 (5.56%) Dell
12 32 (5.40%) CheckPoint
13 28 (4.72%) Oracle
14 25 (4.22%) Mitel
15 23 (3.88%) Bloomberg
15 23 (3.88%) Veritas
16 21 (3.54%) MobileIron
16 21 (3.54%) Reuters
17 20 (3.37%) IBM
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
IT People First
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £39000 - £42500 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + great company culture
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Exponential-e
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail - AMS
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £42000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent + bonus & benefits
Posted: 13 days ago