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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 81 105 100
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 347 327 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.15% 2.69% 2.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.65% 17.21% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 306 288 283
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -
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
1861 1900 2415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.90% 15.63% 20.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1627 1665 2154
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £31,500
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
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 21 November 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 21 November 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.

1 484 (75.04%) Windows
2 404 (62.64%) DHCP
3 379 (58.76%) Active Directory
4 306 (47.44%) Microsoft
5 302 (46.82%) VMware
6 274 (42.48%) MS Exchange
7 259 (40.16%) TCP/IP
8 244 (37.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 215 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 203 (31.47%) Cisco
11 198 (30.70%) Firewall
12 185 (28.68%) Finance
13 171 (26.51%) Exchange Server 2010
14 166 (25.74%) Citrix
15 155 (24.03%) SAN
16 154 (23.88%) WAN
17 152 (23.57%) ITIL
18 151 (23.41%) MS Excel
19 150 (23.26%) Windows Server 2003
20 147 (22.79%) Linux
21 146 (22.64%) LAN
22 138 (21.40%) VPN
23 122 (18.91%) Windows Server 2012
24 116 (17.98%) Windows 7
25 114 (17.67%) Microsoft Certification
26 113 (17.52%) HP
27 111 (17.21%) SQL Server
28 109 (16.90%) Blackberry
29 108 (16.74%) MS Office
30 103 (15.97%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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
1 274 (42.48%) MS Exchange
2 171 (26.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 103 (15.97%) IIS
4 84 (13.02%) SharePoint
5 70 (10.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 60 (9.30%) Lync
7 53 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 49 (7.60%) Apache
9 47 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2003
10 32 (4.96%) Tomcat
11 28 (4.34%) SharePoint 2010
12 27 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2013
13 17 (2.64%) SharePoint 2013
14 16 (2.48%) Lotus Domino
15 14 (2.17%) nginx
16 12 (1.86%) SharePoint Server
17 10 (1.55%) CMS
17 10 (1.55%) IBM Notes
18 7 (1.09%) WebSphere
19 5 (0.78%) JBoss
Applications
1 151 (23.41%) MS Excel
2 108 (16.74%) MS Office
3 5 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.47%) Acrobat
5 3 (0.47%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.47%) MS Project
6 2 (0.31%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.16%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 18 (2.79%) Eikon
2 10 (1.55%) Summit
2 10 (1.55%) Front Arena
2 10 (1.55%) RMDS
2 10 (1.55%) 3000 Xtra
2 10 (1.55%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 8 (1.24%) SAP Business One
4 5 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.16%) ReMetrica
5 1 (0.16%) Shopify
5 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 41 (6.36%) Office 365
2 14 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.55%) SaaS
4 9 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.31%) IaaS
8 1 (0.16%) PaaS
8 1 (0.16%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 404 (62.64%) DHCP
2 259 (40.16%) TCP/IP
3 198 (30.70%) Firewall
4 155 (24.03%) SAN
5 154 (23.88%) WAN
6 146 (22.64%) LAN
7 138 (21.40%) VPN
8 61 (9.46%) SSL
9 57 (8.84%) MPLS
10 53 (8.22%) BGP
11 51 (7.91%) Internet
12 47 (7.29%) VoIP
12 47 (7.29%) NAS
13 46 (7.13%) OSPF
14 44 (6.82%) LDAP
15 41 (6.36%) Wireless
16 38 (5.89%) VLAN
17 37 (5.74%) HTTP
18 34 (5.27%) EIGRP
19 32 (4.96%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (17.21%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (5.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 32 (4.96%) MySQL
5 17 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.24%) MongoDB
9 6 (0.93%) MariaDB
10 5 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.62%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.62%) QlikView
11 4 (0.62%) Jackrabbit
11 4 (0.62%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.47%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.31%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.31%) Redis
13 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (1.86%) JIRA
2 11 (1.71%) Git (software)
3 10 (1.55%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.24%) Subversion
5 7 (1.09%) MSI
6 5 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (0.78%) Hudson
7 4 (0.62%) Emacs
7 4 (0.62%) Maven
7 4 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.47%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.31%) Ant
10 1 (0.16%) Trac
General
1 185 (28.68%) Finance
2 52 (8.06%) Banking
3 34 (5.27%) Law
4 26 (4.03%) Telecoms
5 25 (3.88%) Investment Banking
6 22 (3.41%) Publishing
7 21 (3.26%) Advertising
7 21 (3.26%) Marketing
8 14 (2.17%) Retail
8 14 (2.17%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.55%) Legal
10 9 (1.40%) Electronics
11 6 (0.93%) Games
12 5 (0.78%) Back Office
12 5 (0.78%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.31%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.16%) Billing
14 1 (0.16%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 118 (18.29%) Analyst
2 81 (12.56%) Administrator
3 66 (10.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 66 (10.23%) Network Engineer
4 65 (10.08%) Support Engineer
5 54 (8.37%) Systems Administrator
6 45 (6.98%) Support Analyst
7 37 (5.74%) IT Support
8 32 (4.96%) Server Engineer
9 31 (4.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 26 (4.03%) 2nd Line Support
11 25 (3.88%) Service Analyst
12 24 (3.72%) Service Desk Analyst
12 24 (3.72%) Consultant
12 24 (3.72%) Desktop Support
13 20 (3.10%) Security Engineer
14 19 (2.95%) IT Support Engineer
14 19 (2.95%) Technical Support
14 19 (2.95%) Systems Engineer
15 18 (2.79%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.12%) Web Services
2 21 (3.26%) .NET
3 18 (2.79%) Middleware
4 16 (2.48%) XML
4 16 (2.48%) SOAP
5 15 (2.33%) CSS
5 15 (2.33%) HTML
6 10 (1.55%) jQuery
7 9 (1.40%) Application Packaging
8 8 (1.24%) ASP.NET
9 7 (1.09%) Spring
9 7 (1.09%) Ajax
10 6 (0.93%) .NET Framework
10 6 (0.93%) HTML5
11 5 (0.78%) REST
11 5 (0.78%) LINQ
11 5 (0.78%) AngularJS
12 4 (0.62%) Apache Camel
12 4 (0.62%) Apache CXF
12 4 (0.62%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 109 (16.90%) Blackberry
2 76 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (7.91%) Clustering
4 21 (3.26%) Smartphone
5 17 (2.64%) iPhone
6 16 (2.48%) Hedge funds
7 15 (2.33%) Computer Science
8 12 (1.86%) Video Conferencing
8 12 (1.86%) PKI
8 12 (1.86%) Equities
9 11 (1.71%) CLARiiON
10 10 (1.55%) Replication
10 10 (1.55%) GIS
10 10 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (1.55%) SecurID
10 10 (1.55%) iPad
11 9 (1.40%) EqualLogic
11 9 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.09%) Performance Metrics
13 6 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 484 (75.04%) Windows
2 244 (37.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 150 (23.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 147 (22.79%) Linux
5 122 (18.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 116 (17.98%) Windows 7
7 76 (11.78%) Windows XP
8 64 (9.92%) UNIX
9 59 (9.15%) Windows 8
10 38 (5.89%) Solaris
11 29 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 28 (4.34%) Android
13 27 (4.19%) Mac OS X
14 24 (3.72%) Windows Vista
15 23 (3.57%) Apple iOS
16 20 (3.10%) Windows Mobile
17 17 (2.64%) Ubuntu
18 16 (2.48%) CentOS
19 14 (2.17%) Mac OS
20 10 (1.55%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (23.57%) ITIL
2 63 (9.77%) Load Balancing
3 38 (5.89%) Migration
4 33 (5.12%) Project Management
4 33 (5.12%) Network Management
5 31 (4.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 25 (3.88%) Service Delivery
7 23 (3.57%) Change Management
7 23 (3.57%) Information Security
8 22 (3.41%) Network Design
9 21 (3.26%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (3.26%) Configuration Management
10 20 (3.10%) Asset Management
10 20 (3.10%) Kalman Filter
11 19 (2.95%) ITIL V3
12 18 (2.79%) Capacity Planning
12 18 (2.79%) Performance Tuning
13 17 (2.64%) Root Cause Analysis
13 17 (2.64%) Capacity Management
14 15 (2.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 65 (10.08%) PowerShell
2 64 (9.92%) SQL
3 48 (7.44%) Perl
4 44 (6.82%) Bash Shell
5 42 (6.51%) Python
6 31 (4.81%) Ruby
7 28 (4.34%) Java
8 21 (3.26%) C#
9 19 (2.95%) JavaScript
10 17 (2.64%) PHP
11 14 (2.17%) VB
12 13 (2.02%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.24%) VBScript
14 7 (1.09%) T-SQL
14 7 (1.09%) C
15 3 (0.47%) Tcl
15 3 (0.47%) Korn
16 1 (0.16%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 114 (17.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 81 (12.56%) Cisco Certification
3 75 (11.63%) MCSE
4 71 (11.01%) Degree
5 58 (8.99%) MCP
6 57 (8.84%) MCSA
7 56 (8.68%) CCNP
8 46 (7.13%) CCNA
9 43 (6.67%) MCITP
10 25 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 18 (2.79%) ITIL Certification
11 18 (2.79%) MCTS
12 13 (2.02%) Security Cleared
13 10 (1.55%) CCSA
14 9 (1.40%) CCIE
15 7 (1.09%) CCSE
15 7 (1.09%) SC Cleared
16 6 (0.93%) CCA
16 6 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
17 5 (0.78%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (9.61%) SLA
2 7 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.09%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.93%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.93%) COBIT
4 5 (0.78%) QA
5 3 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 379 (58.76%) Active Directory
2 215 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (11.63%) vSphere
4 50 (7.75%) Hyper-V
5 39 (6.05%) XenApp
6 37 (5.74%) VMware ESX
7 19 (2.95%) NFS
7 19 (2.95%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (2.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 13 (2.02%) XenDesktop
9 13 (2.02%) UAG
10 12 (1.86%) XenServer
10 12 (1.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 11 (1.71%) DFS Replication
11 11 (1.71%) Varnish
12 10 (1.55%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (0.93%) Terminal Services
13 6 (0.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 5 (0.78%) ISA Server
14 5 (0.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 45 (6.98%) SCCM
2 42 (6.51%) SCOM
3 32 (4.96%) Puppet
4 24 (3.72%) Backup Exec
4 24 (3.72%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (3.41%) WSUS
6 18 (2.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 17 (2.64%) NetBackup
7 17 (2.64%) Nagios
8 9 (1.40%) CiscoWorks
8 9 (1.40%) HAProxy
8 9 (1.40%) Ansible
9 7 (1.09%) Tivoli
9 7 (1.09%) HP NNM
10 6 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (0.93%) Cacti
11 5 (0.78%) SCOrch
11 5 (0.78%) XenMobile
12 4 (0.62%) Ganeti
12 4 (0.62%) Bacula
Vendors
1 306 (47.44%) Microsoft
2 302 (46.82%) VMware
3 203 (31.47%) Cisco
4 166 (25.74%) Citrix
5 113 (17.52%) HP
6 63 (9.77%) EMC
7 57 (8.84%) Juniper
8 52 (8.06%) Red Hat
9 50 (7.75%) CheckPoint
10 46 (7.13%) NetApp
11 40 (6.20%) F5
12 34 (5.27%) Dell
13 31 (4.81%) Symantec
13 31 (4.81%) Mitel
14 29 (4.50%) Oracle
15 27 (4.19%) Bloomberg
16 25 (3.88%) Reuters
17 21 (3.26%) Veritas
18 20 (3.10%) Apple
18 20 (3.10%) MobileIron
City, London
University of Westminster
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent + bonus+bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £37000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Energon Global
Salary: + Package + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + great company
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + great company culture
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago