The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 31 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 6 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.61% 5.62% 2.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.35% 35.00% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 10
Average salary £43,250 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.33% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £43,400 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
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 Croydon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 40 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 18.67% 16.06% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 30 54
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Croydon

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) DHCP
3 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) IIS
4 4 (50.00%) SLA
5 3 (37.50%) FTP
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (37.50%) Legal
5 3 (37.50%) SCOM
5 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Database Security
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) MS Office
6 2 (25.00%) MCP
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (12.50%) Apple

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) DHCP
2 3 (37.50%) FTP
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
1 3 (37.50%) Database Security
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Document Management
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Sage
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) Wyse
3 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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