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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 122 104 118
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Permanent jobs citing DNS 203 283 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.15% 2.44% 2.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 14.32% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 170 239 229
Average salary £46,750 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.57% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
1320 1976 1803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.96% 17.06% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1125 1659 1583
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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.

1 353 (73.70%) Windows
2 270 (56.37%) DHCP
3 256 (53.44%) VMware
4 215 (44.89%) Active Directory
5 194 (40.50%) Microsoft
6 191 (39.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 171 (35.70%) TCP/IP
8 170 (35.49%) VMware Infrastructure
9 167 (34.86%) Cisco
10 149 (31.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 147 (30.69%) Firewall
12 143 (29.85%) Linux
13 140 (29.23%) Finance
14 134 (27.97%) MS Exchange
15 127 (26.51%) Citrix
16 106 (22.13%) MS Excel
17 97 (20.25%) SQL
18 90 (18.79%) SAN
19 89 (18.58%) LAN
19 89 (18.58%) ITIL
20 88 (18.37%) SQL Server
21 85 (17.75%) WAN
22 84 (17.54%) PowerShell
23 78 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
24 72 (15.03%) Hyper-V
25 71 (14.82%) Microsoft Certification
25 71 (14.82%) IIS
26 70 (14.61%) Exchange Server 2010
26 70 (14.61%) Data Centre
27 69 (14.41%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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
1 134 (27.97%) MS Exchange
2 71 (14.82%) IIS
3 70 (14.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 60 (12.53%) Apache
5 53 (11.06%) SharePoint
6 44 (9.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 38 (7.93%) Lync
8 37 (7.72%) Tomcat
9 28 (5.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 27 (5.64%) Exchange Server 2007
11 14 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2003
12 13 (2.71%) JBoss
13 12 (2.51%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
15 8 (1.67%) OpenStack
15 8 (1.67%) nginx
16 6 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
16 6 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
17 5 (1.04%) Mule
17 5 (1.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 106 (22.13%) MS Excel
2 49 (10.23%) MS Office
3 12 (2.51%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.21%) MS Project
5 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.67%) SAP Business One
3 5 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.42%) Magento
5 1 (0.21%) Bankmaster
5 1 (0.21%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.21%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.21%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.21%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 50 (10.44%) Office 365
2 31 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.92%) Mimecast
4 13 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (2.09%) SaaS
6 4 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.84%) IaaS
7 3 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.63%) PaaS
7 3 (0.63%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.42%) Sumo Logic
8 2 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.21%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 270 (56.37%) DHCP
2 171 (35.70%) TCP/IP
3 147 (30.69%) Firewall
4 90 (18.79%) SAN
5 89 (18.58%) LAN
6 85 (17.75%) WAN
7 69 (14.41%) VPN
8 52 (10.86%) HTTP
9 48 (10.02%) VLAN
10 44 (9.19%) OSPF
11 43 (8.98%) BGP
12 38 (7.93%) VoIP
13 36 (7.52%) Cisco Nexus
14 35 (7.31%) Network Security
15 34 (7.10%) NAS
16 31 (6.47%) MPLS
17 29 (6.05%) SMTP
18 28 (5.85%) Internet
19 25 (5.22%) Cisco IOS
20 24 (5.01%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 34 (7.10%) MySQL
3 23 (4.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (4.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (1.46%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.46%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.46%) Big Data
8 5 (1.04%) Redis
8 5 (1.04%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (0.84%) HBase
10 3 (0.63%) QlikView
10 3 (0.63%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.63%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (4.18%) Subversion
2 19 (3.97%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.88%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.67%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.04%) Maven
5 5 (1.04%) TeamCity
6 4 (0.84%) JIRA
7 3 (0.63%) MSI
7 3 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.63%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.42%) Gradle
8 2 (0.42%) Grunt
8 2 (0.42%) Hudson
8 2 (0.42%) RSpec
9 1 (0.21%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.21%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.21%) Ant
9 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.21%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.21%) InstallShield
General
1 140 (29.23%) Finance
2 51 (10.65%) Banking
3 35 (7.31%) Telecoms
4 24 (5.01%) Law
5 21 (4.38%) Legal
6 17 (3.55%) Retail
7 16 (3.34%) Marketing
8 12 (2.51%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.88%) Electronics
9 9 (1.88%) Advertising
10 8 (1.67%) Publishing
10 8 (1.67%) Back Office
11 5 (1.04%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.04%) Games
12 4 (0.84%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.63%) Billing
14 2 (0.42%) Local Government
15 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.21%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.21%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 73 (15.24%) Administrator
2 56 (11.69%) Analyst
3 55 (11.48%) Support Engineer
4 52 (10.86%) Systems Administrator
5 42 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 29 (6.05%) Support Analyst
7 26 (5.43%) Technical Support
7 26 (5.43%) Network Engineer
8 24 (5.01%) 3rd Line Support
9 20 (4.18%) Consultant
10 19 (3.97%) Architect
10 19 (3.97%) 2nd Line Support
11 17 (3.55%) Security Engineer
12 16 (3.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 16 (3.34%) Desktop Support
12 16 (3.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 14 (2.92%) IT Support
13 14 (2.92%) DevOps Engineer
13 14 (2.92%) Linux Administrator
14 13 (2.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.55%) Web Services
2 16 (3.34%) .NET
3 9 (1.88%) LAMP
4 8 (1.67%) CSS
5 7 (1.46%) HTML
6 6 (1.25%) XML
6 6 (1.25%) Application Packaging
6 6 (1.25%) HTML5
6 6 (1.25%) Memcached
7 4 (0.84%) Silverlight
7 4 (0.84%) jQuery
7 4 (0.84%) Middleware
7 4 (0.84%) Ajax
8 3 (0.63%) COM
8 3 (0.63%) WAMP
8 3 (0.63%) CSS3
8 3 (0.63%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.42%) WebSockets
9 2 (0.42%) Gherkin
9 2 (0.42%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 70 (14.61%) Data Centre
2 45 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (7.31%) Computer Science
4 26 (5.43%) Management Information System
5 23 (4.80%) Clustering
6 19 (3.97%) Blackberry
7 16 (3.34%) Private Cloud
8 14 (2.92%) Video Conferencing
9 13 (2.71%) Replication
10 12 (2.51%) PKI
10 12 (2.51%) FlexPod
11 9 (1.88%) Mathematics
12 7 (1.46%) EqualLogic
13 6 (1.25%) Social Media
13 6 (1.25%) Handset
13 6 (1.25%) Public Cloud
14 5 (1.04%) Over-the-Top Content
14 5 (1.04%) User Experience
14 5 (1.04%) EMC VNX
14 5 (1.04%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 353 (73.70%) Windows
2 191 (39.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 149 (31.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 143 (29.85%) Linux
5 65 (13.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 60 (12.53%) UNIX
7 58 (12.11%) Windows 7
8 32 (6.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (4.38%) CentOS
10 20 (4.18%) Debian
11 17 (3.55%) Windows XP
12 15 (3.13%) Solaris
12 15 (3.13%) Windows 8
13 13 (2.71%) Ubuntu
14 8 (1.67%) AIX
15 6 (1.25%) Oracle Linux
16 4 (0.84%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.84%) HPUX
16 4 (0.84%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.84%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (18.58%) ITIL
2 42 (8.77%) Service Delivery
3 41 (8.56%) Load Balancing
4 32 (6.68%) Project Management
5 31 (6.47%) DevOps
6 25 (5.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 23 (4.80%) Mentoring
7 23 (4.80%) Network Management
8 22 (4.59%) Analytics
8 22 (4.59%) CRM
9 19 (3.97%) Service Management
10 17 (3.55%) SIEM
10 17 (3.55%) Open Source
11 16 (3.34%) Capacity Management
11 16 (3.34%) Problem Management
12 15 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (3.13%) Incident Management
12 15 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
13 13 (2.71%) Change Control
13 13 (2.71%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (20.25%) SQL
2 84 (17.54%) PowerShell
3 43 (8.98%) Python
4 37 (7.72%) Java
5 34 (7.10%) Bash Shell
6 27 (5.64%) Perl
7 24 (5.01%) PHP
8 23 (4.80%) Ruby
9 18 (3.76%) JavaScript
10 15 (3.13%) Shell Script
11 10 (2.09%) C#
12 9 (1.88%) VBScript
13 5 (1.04%) PHP5
14 4 (0.84%) Scala
14 4 (0.84%) C
14 4 (0.84%) Korn
14 4 (0.84%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.63%) VB
15 3 (0.63%) C++
15 3 (0.63%) Go
Qualifications
1 78 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (14.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (9.81%) MCSE
4 46 (9.60%) CCNA
4 46 (9.60%) Degree
5 36 (7.52%) CCNP
6 20 (4.18%) Security Cleared
7 19 (3.97%) MCITP
8 17 (3.55%) CCIE
9 15 (3.13%) MCSA
10 14 (2.92%) CCDP
11 12 (2.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (2.09%) SC Cleared
13 9 (1.88%) MCP
14 8 (1.67%) CEH
15 7 (1.46%) CCSA
16 6 (1.25%) MCTS
17 4 (0.84%) HNC
17 4 (0.84%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (10.44%) SLA
2 11 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.67%) QA
4 4 (0.84%) FISMA
4 4 (0.84%) COBIT
5 3 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
System Software
1 215 (44.89%) Active Directory
2 170 (35.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 72 (15.03%) Hyper-V
4 44 (9.19%) XenApp
5 40 (8.35%) vSphere
6 39 (8.14%) VMware ESX
7 30 (6.26%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (2.71%) XenServer
9 11 (2.30%) NFS
10 10 (2.09%) VMware Workstation
10 10 (2.09%) Terminal Services
10 10 (2.09%) KVM
11 8 (1.67%) vCloud
12 7 (1.46%) XenDesktop
13 6 (1.25%) VMware Server
13 6 (1.25%) Xen
13 6 (1.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 6 (1.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 5 (1.04%) UAG
14 5 (1.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 33 (6.89%) Nagios
2 30 (6.26%) SCCM
2 30 (6.26%) Puppet
3 28 (5.85%) SCOM
4 22 (4.59%) Backup Exec
5 18 (3.76%) WSUS
5 18 (3.76%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (2.51%) NetBackup
7 11 (2.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 11 (2.30%) Cacti
8 10 (2.09%) SolarWinds Orion
9 9 (1.88%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (1.88%) ZABBIX
10 8 (1.67%) Ansible
11 5 (1.04%) OpenAM
11 5 (1.04%) Tivoli
11 5 (1.04%) Vagrant
11 5 (1.04%) CFEngine
11 5 (1.04%) Cobbler
12 4 (0.84%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 256 (53.44%) VMware
2 194 (40.50%) Microsoft
3 167 (34.86%) Cisco
4 127 (26.51%) Citrix
5 53 (11.06%) NetApp
6 50 (10.44%) F5
7 49 (10.23%) Red Hat
8 45 (9.39%) HP
9 42 (8.77%) Oracle
10 40 (8.35%) CheckPoint
11 31 (6.47%) Juniper
12 24 (5.01%) Symantec
13 23 (4.80%) EMC
14 20 (4.18%) Dell
15 17 (3.55%) Bloomberg
15 17 (3.55%) SolarWinds
16 16 (3.34%) SAP
17 15 (3.13%) Infoblox
18 14 (2.92%) Reuters
18 14 (2.92%) Blue Coat
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £200 to £270 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great company
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Websense Recruit Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, Edinburgh
RecruitmentRevolution com
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + on call bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eligo
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Eligo
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago