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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 91 134 118
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -16
Permanent jobs citing DNS 276 269 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.78% 2.12% 2.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.51% 13.79% 12.48%
Number of salaries quoted 238 248 226
Average salary £46,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,850 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
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
1576 1950 2067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.85% 15.37% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1354 1649 1840
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,800 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 June 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 2 June 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.

1 451 (75.54%) Windows
2 313 (52.43%) VMware
3 291 (48.74%) DHCP
4 290 (48.58%) Microsoft
5 288 (48.24%) Active Directory
6 222 (37.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 220 (36.85%) MS Exchange
8 214 (35.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 191 (31.99%) Cisco
10 185 (30.99%) Citrix
11 182 (30.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 165 (27.64%) TCP/IP
13 164 (27.47%) MS Excel
13 164 (27.47%) Firewall
14 155 (25.96%) Linux
15 148 (24.79%) Finance
16 111 (18.59%) Exchange Server 2010
17 104 (17.42%) ITIL
18 100 (16.75%) WAN
19 96 (16.08%) LAN
20 95 (15.91%) SAN
20 95 (15.91%) PowerShell
21 93 (15.58%) Hyper-V
22 90 (15.08%) VPN
23 89 (14.91%) Microsoft Certification
24 87 (14.57%) SQL Server
25 84 (14.07%) SQL
25 84 (14.07%) HTTP
26 81 (13.57%) Windows Server 2003
26 81 (13.57%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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
1 220 (36.85%) MS Exchange
2 111 (18.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 61 (10.22%) IIS
4 52 (8.71%) SharePoint
5 50 (8.38%) Apache
6 46 (7.71%) Lync
7 45 (7.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 45 (7.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 33 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2007
9 30 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2003
10 24 (4.02%) Tomcat
11 17 (2.85%) nginx
12 11 (1.84%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (1.84%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (1.17%) Office Communications Server
14 6 (1.01%) OpenStack
14 6 (1.01%) Drupal
15 5 (0.84%) JBoss
16 4 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
16 4 (0.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 164 (27.47%) MS Excel
2 58 (9.72%) MS Office
3 12 (2.01%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 10 (1.68%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.34%) Magento
3 1 (0.17%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.17%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.17%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.17%) Bankmaster
3 1 (0.17%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.17%) RMDS
3 1 (0.17%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 57 (9.55%) Office 365
2 25 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.84%) Mimecast
5 9 (1.51%) IaaS
6 7 (1.17%) SaaS
6 7 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.34%) Sumo Logic
9 2 (0.34%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.17%) PaaS
10 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 291 (48.74%) DHCP
2 165 (27.64%) TCP/IP
3 164 (27.47%) Firewall
4 100 (16.75%) WAN
5 96 (16.08%) LAN
6 95 (15.91%) SAN
7 90 (15.08%) VPN
8 84 (14.07%) HTTP
9 63 (10.55%) BGP
10 57 (9.55%) OSPF
11 53 (8.88%) MPLS
12 48 (8.04%) VLAN
13 44 (7.37%) Internet
14 41 (6.87%) VoIP
15 40 (6.70%) EIGRP
16 39 (6.53%) SMTP
17 38 (6.37%) Network Security
17 38 (6.37%) LDAP
18 35 (5.86%) Cisco ASA
19 33 (5.53%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (14.57%) SQL Server
2 46 (7.71%) MySQL
3 27 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (1.68%) QlikView
9 9 (1.51%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.17%) MongoDB
11 5 (0.84%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.67%) Redis
12 4 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.67%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.50%) DB2
13 3 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.34%) Ingres
14 2 (0.34%) Data Mining
14 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.34%) HBase
Development Applications
1 14 (2.35%) Git (software)
2 11 (1.84%) Subversion
3 10 (1.68%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.84%) TeamCity
4 5 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (0.84%) Maven
5 3 (0.50%) Hudson
5 3 (0.50%) JIRA
6 2 (0.34%) InstallShield
6 2 (0.34%) MSI
6 2 (0.34%) Selenium
6 2 (0.34%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.34%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.34%) Gradle
6 2 (0.34%) Emacs
6 2 (0.34%) Grunt
6 2 (0.34%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.34%) RSpec
7 1 (0.17%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.17%) Ant
General
1 148 (24.79%) Finance
2 42 (7.04%) Telecoms
3 39 (6.53%) Law
4 33 (5.53%) Legal
5 26 (4.36%) Banking
6 15 (2.51%) Advertising
7 14 (2.35%) Marketing
8 12 (2.01%) Retail
9 10 (1.68%) Electronics
9 10 (1.68%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.68%) Billing
10 8 (1.34%) Publishing
11 3 (0.50%) Back Office
12 2 (0.34%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.34%) Local Government
12 2 (0.34%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.17%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.17%) Bulgarian Language
Job Titles
1 98 (16.42%) Administrator
2 84 (14.07%) Systems Administrator
3 71 (11.89%) Analyst
4 70 (11.73%) Support Engineer
5 48 (8.04%) Network Engineer
6 41 (6.87%) Consultant
7 39 (6.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 30 (5.03%) 3rd Line Support
9 29 (4.86%) Support Analyst
9 29 (4.86%) Architect
10 28 (4.69%) Senior Network Engineer
11 26 (4.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 23 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
13 22 (3.69%) Windows Administrator
13 22 (3.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
14 20 (3.35%) 2nd Line Support
14 20 (3.35%) Systems Engineer
14 20 (3.35%) Security Engineer
15 19 (3.18%) Technical Support
16 15 (2.51%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.69%) Web Services
2 14 (2.35%) LAMP
3 12 (2.01%) Memcached
4 10 (1.68%) .NET
4 10 (1.68%) Application Packaging
5 8 (1.34%) Silverlight
6 6 (1.01%) HTML
6 6 (1.01%) XML
6 6 (1.01%) SOAP
6 6 (1.01%) jQuery
7 5 (0.84%) AngularJS
7 5 (0.84%) REST
7 5 (0.84%) Spring
7 5 (0.84%) CSS
7 5 (0.84%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.50%) WAMP
8 3 (0.50%) Apache CXF
8 3 (0.50%) HTML5
8 3 (0.50%) Apache Camel
8 3 (0.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 71 (11.89%) Data Centre
2 62 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (7.54%) Computer Science
4 25 (4.19%) Clustering
5 22 (3.69%) Blackberry
6 20 (3.35%) Replication
6 20 (3.35%) User Experience
7 17 (2.85%) Over-the-Top Content
8 16 (2.68%) Management Information System
9 13 (2.18%) Video Conferencing
10 12 (2.01%) FlexPod
11 11 (1.84%) PKI
12 10 (1.68%) Thin Client
12 10 (1.68%) DTV
12 10 (1.68%) Fat Client
13 9 (1.51%) Smartphone
14 7 (1.17%) Private Cloud
15 6 (1.01%) HACMP
16 5 (0.84%) Mobile Computing
16 5 (0.84%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 451 (75.54%) Windows
2 214 (35.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 182 (30.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 155 (25.96%) Linux
5 81 (13.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 74 (12.40%) UNIX
7 55 (9.21%) Windows 7
8 48 (8.04%) Windows XP
9 34 (5.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (4.19%) CentOS
10 25 (4.19%) Ubuntu
11 21 (3.52%) Windows 8
12 19 (3.18%) Windows Vista
13 16 (2.68%) Solaris
14 14 (2.35%) Debian
15 12 (2.01%) AIX
16 10 (1.68%) Apple iOS
17 8 (1.34%) Oracle Linux
17 8 (1.34%) Android
18 6 (1.01%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (17.42%) ITIL
2 64 (10.72%) Service Delivery
3 52 (8.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 39 (6.53%) DevOps
5 38 (6.37%) Load Balancing
6 36 (6.03%) Network Management
7 34 (5.70%) Project Management
8 29 (4.86%) Business Continuity
8 29 (4.86%) Network Design
9 23 (3.85%) Service Management
10 22 (3.69%) Mobile Device Management
11 21 (3.52%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (3.35%) Configuration Management
12 20 (3.35%) Migration
12 20 (3.35%) Time Management
12 20 (3.35%) Open Source
13 16 (2.68%) Asset Management
13 16 (2.68%) Project Planning
14 15 (2.51%) Problem Management
14 15 (2.51%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 95 (15.91%) PowerShell
2 84 (14.07%) SQL
3 50 (8.38%) Python
4 47 (7.87%) Perl
5 34 (5.70%) Bash Shell
6 29 (4.86%) Java
7 24 (4.02%) Ruby
8 20 (3.35%) PHP
9 16 (2.68%) JavaScript
10 15 (2.51%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.01%) VB
12 4 (0.67%) C
12 4 (0.67%) VBScript
12 4 (0.67%) Scala
13 3 (0.50%) C#
14 2 (0.34%) C++
14 2 (0.34%) Tcl
14 2 (0.34%) Go
14 2 (0.34%) Groovy
15 1 (0.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 89 (14.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 81 (13.57%) Cisco Certification
3 68 (11.39%) MCSE
4 56 (9.38%) Degree
5 44 (7.37%) CCNA
6 36 (6.03%) CCNP
7 24 (4.02%) MCITP
7 24 (4.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (3.18%) CCA
8 19 (3.18%) Citrix Certification
9 17 (2.85%) ITIL Certification
9 17 (2.85%) MCP
10 14 (2.35%) CCSA
11 13 (2.18%) JNCIA
12 11 (1.84%) CCDP
13 7 (1.17%) CCIE
13 7 (1.17%) CISSP
14 6 (1.01%) MCDST
15 4 (0.67%) MCSA
15 4 (0.67%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (11.06%) SLA
2 9 (1.51%) COBIT
3 3 (0.50%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.50%) QA
4 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.34%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 288 (48.24%) Active Directory
2 222 (37.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (15.58%) Hyper-V
4 57 (9.55%) XenApp
5 46 (7.71%) vSphere
6 33 (5.53%) Terminal Services
7 28 (4.69%) NFS
8 21 (3.52%) VMware ESX
9 20 (3.35%) VMware ESXi
10 16 (2.68%) VMware Workstation
10 16 (2.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 16 (2.68%) XenServer
11 13 (2.18%) Xen
12 12 (2.01%) XenDesktop
13 11 (1.84%) Varnish
13 11 (1.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 7 (1.17%) Microsoft App-V
15 6 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (1.01%) UAG
15 6 (1.01%) KVM
Systems Management
1 42 (7.04%) Puppet
2 29 (4.86%) Nagios
3 28 (4.69%) SCCM
4 26 (4.36%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (3.85%) SCOM
6 18 (3.02%) WSUS
7 16 (2.68%) Cacti
8 15 (2.51%) ZABBIX
9 13 (2.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 12 (2.01%) NetBackup
11 11 (1.84%) Tivoli
12 10 (1.68%) Sysprep
13 8 (1.34%) Ansible
14 7 (1.17%) AirWatch
15 6 (1.01%) Backup Exec
16 5 (0.84%) logstash
17 4 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
17 4 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
17 4 (0.67%) Vagrant
18 3 (0.50%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 313 (52.43%) VMware
2 290 (48.58%) Microsoft
3 191 (31.99%) Cisco
4 185 (30.99%) Citrix
5 64 (10.72%) Juniper
6 60 (10.05%) NetApp
7 58 (9.72%) CheckPoint
8 55 (9.21%) F5
9 54 (9.05%) Red Hat
10 49 (8.21%) HP
11 43 (7.20%) Oracle
12 35 (5.86%) Symantec
13 27 (4.52%) EMC
14 25 (4.19%) SAP
15 21 (3.52%) Avaya
16 19 (3.18%) AppSense
17 17 (2.85%) Sun
18 14 (2.35%) Blue Coat
19 13 (2.18%) Aruba
19 13 (2.18%) Veritas
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 50% Bonus + Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum + 28 Days Holiday. Season Ticket. Di
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £450000000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oak OTC LLP
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + end of year performance bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum £70 to £95k (Bonus, Car Allowance, P
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Up to £75k Basic + Car Allowance, Pe
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Between 32000 and 38000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent bonus and benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus, shares, health, pension
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Health, Life, Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago