The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 111 119 123
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 293 243 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.36% 2.03% 2.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.61% 12.88% 12.89%
Number of salaries quoted 255 217 242
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2005 1886 2079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.17% 15.75% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1707 1688 1872
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £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
London

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 25 July 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 25 July 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.

1 394 (67.93%) Windows
2 298 (51.38%) DHCP
3 291 (50.17%) Active Directory
4 247 (42.59%) Microsoft
5 246 (42.41%) TCP/IP
6 236 (40.69%) VMware
7 209 (36.03%) Cisco
8 191 (32.93%) Firewall
9 189 (32.59%) MS Exchange
9 189 (32.59%) Finance
10 179 (30.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 161 (27.76%) Linux
12 157 (27.07%) VMware Infrastructure
13 148 (25.52%) LAN
13 148 (25.52%) WAN
14 137 (23.62%) ITIL
15 135 (23.28%) SAN
16 126 (21.72%) VPN
17 119 (20.52%) Citrix
18 116 (20.00%) MS Excel
19 110 (18.97%) SQL Server
20 109 (18.79%) MS Office
20 109 (18.79%) Windows Server 2003
21 106 (18.28%) Load Balancing
22 105 (18.10%) IIS
23 103 (17.76%) HP
24 101 (17.41%) Exchange Server 2010
25 90 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
25 90 (15.52%) SSL
26 88 (15.17%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 189 (32.59%) MS Exchange
2 105 (18.10%) IIS
3 101 (17.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 79 (13.62%) SharePoint
5 61 (10.52%) Lync
6 51 (8.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 48 (8.28%) Tomcat
8 36 (6.21%) Apache
9 27 (4.66%) WebSphere
10 25 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2007
11 24 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2013
12 22 (3.79%) SharePoint 2013
13 20 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
14 19 (3.28%) SharePoint Server
15 15 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2003
16 13 (2.24%) nginx
17 8 (1.38%) Office Communications Server
17 8 (1.38%) IBM Notes
18 6 (1.03%) Lotus Domino
19 5 (0.86%) CMS
Applications
1 116 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 109 (18.79%) MS Office
3 5 (0.86%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.86%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.52%) Acrobat
4 3 (0.52%) MS Project
5 2 (0.34%) SPSS
6 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.17%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (2.24%) RMDS
1 13 (2.24%) SAP Business One
2 10 (1.72%) Summit
2 10 (1.72%) Front Arena
2 10 (1.72%) 3000 Xtra
2 10 (1.72%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 10 (1.72%) Eikon
3 5 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 46 (7.93%) Office 365
2 17 (2.93%) SaaS
3 10 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.69%) PaaS
6 4 (0.69%) IaaS
7 2 (0.34%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.34%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 298 (51.38%) DHCP
2 246 (42.41%) TCP/IP
3 191 (32.93%) Firewall
4 148 (25.52%) WAN
4 148 (25.52%) LAN
5 135 (23.28%) SAN
6 126 (21.72%) VPN
7 90 (15.52%) SSL
8 88 (15.17%) Internet
9 72 (12.41%) HTTP
10 69 (11.90%) SMTP
11 65 (11.21%) LDAP
12 63 (10.86%) BGP
13 59 (10.17%) NAS
14 56 (9.66%) MPLS
14 56 (9.66%) OSPF
15 51 (8.79%) EIGRP
16 50 (8.62%) VoIP
17 39 (6.72%) Wireless
18 32 (5.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 42 (7.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (6.38%) MySQL
4 30 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 25 (4.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.21%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.03%) MongoDB
10 5 (0.86%) Redis
10 5 (0.86%) MariaDB
10 5 (0.86%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.69%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.52%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.34%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.34%) CouchDB
14 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.17%) DB2
14 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (3.45%) Subversion
2 19 (3.28%) Git (software)
3 10 (1.72%) JIRA
4 8 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (1.38%) MSI
5 5 (0.86%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.86%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.69%) Mercurial
7 3 (0.52%) Redmine
8 2 (0.34%) Trac
8 2 (0.34%) Hudson
9 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.17%) Xdebug
9 1 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.17%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
General
1 189 (32.59%) Finance
2 47 (8.10%) Banking
3 41 (7.07%) Advertising
4 31 (5.34%) Law
5 26 (4.48%) Telecoms
6 21 (3.62%) Marketing
7 18 (3.10%) Investment Banking
8 12 (2.07%) Publishing
9 9 (1.55%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.38%) Retail
11 7 (1.21%) Manufacturing
12 6 (1.03%) Legal
13 5 (0.86%) Back Office
13 5 (0.86%) Electronics
14 4 (0.69%) Games
15 2 (0.34%) Mandarin Language
16 1 (0.17%) German Language
16 1 (0.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 95 (16.38%) Administrator
2 84 (14.48%) Analyst
3 58 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 57 (9.83%) Network Engineer
5 41 (7.07%) Support Engineer
6 35 (6.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 33 (5.69%) Support Analyst
8 29 (5.00%) IT Support
9 27 (4.66%) Consultant
10 25 (4.31%) Technical Support
11 20 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
11 20 (3.45%) Architect
11 20 (3.45%) Desktop Support
12 18 (3.10%) Systems Engineer
12 18 (3.10%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 18 (3.10%) Linux Administrator
13 17 (2.93%) Support Consultant
14 16 (2.76%) Technical Support Consultant
15 15 (2.59%) Server Engineer
16 14 (2.41%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.00%) SOAP
2 18 (3.10%) .NET
3 16 (2.76%) HTML
4 12 (2.07%) CSS
4 12 (2.07%) Middleware
5 11 (1.90%) Ajax
6 10 (1.72%) LAMP
7 9 (1.55%) Application Packaging
8 8 (1.38%) XML
9 7 (1.21%) Web Services
9 7 (1.21%) ASP.NET
9 7 (1.21%) jQuery
9 7 (1.21%) HTML5
10 5 (0.86%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (0.86%) MSMQ
10 5 (0.86%) XHTML
11 4 (0.69%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (0.69%) YAML
11 4 (0.69%) Java EE
12 3 (0.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 82 (14.14%) Blackberry
2 80 (13.79%) Clustering
3 31 (5.34%) Computer Science
4 21 (3.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 16 (2.76%) Hedge funds
6 15 (2.59%) Statistics
7 14 (2.41%) iPad
8 13 (2.24%) iPhone
9 12 (2.07%) Video Conferencing
9 12 (2.07%) Equities
10 11 (1.90%) SecurID
10 11 (1.90%) PKI
11 10 (1.72%) Open Source
12 9 (1.55%) Fat Client
12 9 (1.55%) Thin Client
13 8 (1.38%) CLARiiON
13 8 (1.38%) Client/Server
14 7 (1.21%) CMDB
14 7 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.86%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 394 (67.93%) Windows
2 179 (30.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 161 (27.76%) Linux
4 109 (18.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 83 (14.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 82 (14.14%) Windows 7
7 72 (12.41%) UNIX
8 51 (8.79%) Windows XP
9 32 (5.52%) Windows 8
10 30 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (5.17%) Solaris
11 27 (4.66%) CentOS
12 16 (2.76%) AIX
12 16 (2.76%) Apple iOS
13 15 (2.59%) Mac OS X
14 13 (2.24%) Android
14 13 (2.24%) Debian
15 11 (1.90%) Ubuntu
16 10 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
17 7 (1.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (23.62%) ITIL
2 106 (18.28%) Load Balancing
3 49 (8.45%) Network Design
4 46 (7.93%) Network Management
5 38 (6.55%) Service Delivery
6 36 (6.21%) Capacity Management
7 34 (5.86%) Configuration Management
8 24 (4.14%) DevOps
9 23 (3.97%) Change Management
10 22 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
11 21 (3.62%) Root Cause Analysis
12 20 (3.45%) ERP
13 19 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (3.10%) Project Management
14 18 (3.10%) Service Management
15 17 (2.93%) Migration
15 17 (2.93%) E-Commerce
15 17 (2.93%) Asset Management
16 16 (2.76%) MOF
16 16 (2.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 86 (14.83%) SQL
1 86 (14.83%) PowerShell
2 58 (10.00%) Perl
3 53 (9.14%) Python
4 39 (6.72%) Bash Shell
5 35 (6.03%) Java
6 31 (5.34%) Ruby
7 19 (3.28%) C#
8 17 (2.93%) JavaScript
9 14 (2.41%) PHP
10 12 (2.07%) VBScript
11 11 (1.90%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.55%) C
13 5 (0.86%) C++
14 3 (0.52%) VB
15 2 (0.34%) Korn
16 1 (0.17%) PHP5
16 1 (0.17%) VBA
16 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 90 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (9.31%) MCSE
3 41 (7.07%) Degree
4 35 (6.03%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (4.66%) MCSA
6 25 (4.31%) MCITP
7 23 (3.97%) CCNA
8 21 (3.62%) CCNP
9 20 (3.45%) MCP
10 10 (1.72%) MCTS
11 9 (1.55%) Security Cleared
11 9 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.03%) CCIE
13 4 (0.69%) CCSP
13 4 (0.69%) CCDP
13 4 (0.69%) RHCE
13 4 (0.69%) JNCIE
13 4 (0.69%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.52%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (9.83%) SLA
2 18 (3.10%) PCI DSS
3 13 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (2.07%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.03%) QA
6 2 (0.34%) COBIT
6 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 291 (50.17%) Active Directory
2 157 (27.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (10.86%) Hyper-V
4 45 (7.76%) vSphere
5 35 (6.03%) NFS
5 35 (6.03%) VMware ESX
6 28 (4.83%) XenApp
7 18 (3.10%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (2.76%) UAG
8 16 (2.76%) XenServer
9 14 (2.41%) XenDesktop
10 11 (1.90%) DFS Replication
11 9 (1.55%) ISA Server
11 9 (1.55%) Samba
11 9 (1.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 7 (1.21%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (1.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 7 (1.21%) KVM
13 6 (1.03%) Varnish
13 6 (1.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 48 (8.28%) Puppet
2 47 (8.10%) SCCM
3 35 (6.03%) WSUS
4 30 (5.17%) SCOM
5 27 (4.66%) HP NNM
5 27 (4.66%) CiscoWorks
6 25 (4.31%) Backup Exec
6 25 (4.31%) Opscode Chef
7 23 (3.97%) Nagios
8 22 (3.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 18 (3.10%) NetBackup
10 13 (2.24%) Cacti
11 7 (1.21%) SmokePing
12 6 (1.03%) ZABBIX
12 6 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
13 4 (0.69%) WMI
13 4 (0.69%) OpenView
13 4 (0.69%) Control-M
13 4 (0.69%) Tivoli
13 4 (0.69%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 247 (42.59%) Microsoft
2 236 (40.69%) VMware
3 209 (36.03%) Cisco
4 119 (20.52%) Citrix
5 103 (17.76%) HP
6 46 (7.93%) Juniper
6 46 (7.93%) F5
7 45 (7.76%) Red Hat
7 45 (7.76%) CheckPoint
7 45 (7.76%) Symantec
8 36 (6.21%) NetApp
9 28 (4.83%) Oracle
10 26 (4.48%) EMC
11 25 (4.31%) Veritas
12 22 (3.79%) Dell
13 21 (3.62%) Bloomberg
14 19 (3.28%) Sun
14 19 (3.28%) IBM
15 18 (3.10%) SAP
16 17 (2.93%) Apple
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits inc. bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-65,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000-80,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 75,000 + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Based in The City, East Central London (EC1R)
Guru Careers
Salary: £20k
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Stack Exchange (Stack Overflow)
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago