The first table below looks at the demand for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 34 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 6 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.96% 5.56% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 18.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 0
Average salary £29,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Communications & Networking Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 74 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 13.30% 29.37% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 22 70 40
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
London

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

DNS
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Croydon region.

DNS Salary Trend in Croydon

DNS
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Croydon

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) DHCP
3 10 (55.56%) Backup Exec
4 9 (50.00%) Symantec
5 8 (44.44%) VMware
5 8 (44.44%) MS Office
6 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
7 6 (33.33%) Cisco
7 6 (33.33%) Veritas
7 6 (33.33%) Change Management
7 6 (33.33%) Firewall
7 6 (33.33%) Wireless
7 6 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (33.33%) Sophos
7 6 (33.33%) Asset Management
7 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (27.78%) WSUS
8 5 (27.78%) Marketing
8 5 (27.78%) SaaS
8 5 (27.78%) Office 365
8 5 (27.78%) Twitter
8 5 (27.78%) Internet
8 5 (27.78%) SMTP
8 5 (27.78%) HP
8 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
8 5 (27.78%) C#
8 5 (27.78%) .NET
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
9 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (16.67%) Lync
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Office
2 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.56%) Maya
3 1 (5.56%) 3ds Max
3 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) SaaS
1 5 (27.78%) Office 365
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) DHCP
2 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
3 6 (33.33%) Firewall
3 6 (33.33%) Wireless
4 5 (27.78%) Internet
4 5 (27.78%) SMTP
5 2 (11.11%) VoIP
5 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 2 (11.11%) VPN
5 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.56%) NAS
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (27.78%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Online Betting
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) C# Developer
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
1 5 (27.78%) Support Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Technical Manager
3 3 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Account Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Account Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Agile C# Developer
3 3 (16.67%) C# Programmer
3 3 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Account Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Programmer
3 3 (16.67%) IT Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Replication
1 3 (16.67%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
5 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Change Management
1 6 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (16.67%) CCEE
1 3 (16.67%) CCAA
1 3 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) vSphere
2 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) XenApp
3 3 (16.67%) XenServer
3 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) Backup Exec
2 6 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (27.78%) WSUS
4 1 (5.56%) SCCM
4 1 (5.56%) SCOM
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) Symantec
3 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco
4 6 (33.33%) Veritas
4 6 (33.33%) Sophos
5 5 (27.78%) Twitter
5 5 (27.78%) HP
6 3 (16.67%) Veeam
6 3 (16.67%) Dell
6 3 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (11.11%) Apple
7 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.56%) Acronis
8 1 (5.56%) Perforce