The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 30 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 2.70% 3.55% 3.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.90% 20.00% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -42.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £31,600 £52,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £48,600 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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 Docklands, London region.

Communications & Networking Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 25 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 20.95% 17.73% 32.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 51
Average salary £55,000 £51,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

DNS
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

DNS Salary Trend in Docklands, London

DNS
Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Docklands, 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 17 (89.47%) TCP/IP
2 14 (73.68%) Finance
3 13 (68.42%) Linux
4 11 (57.89%) Apache
4 11 (57.89%) Tomcat
4 11 (57.89%) Java
4 11 (57.89%) Oracle
4 11 (57.89%) UNIX
4 11 (57.89%) Legal
4 11 (57.89%) ActiveMQ
4 11 (57.89%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (47.37%) DHCP
5 9 (47.37%) VPN
6 8 (42.11%) Windows
6 8 (42.11%) PHP
6 8 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
7 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (36.84%) Load Balancing
7 7 (36.84%) Puppet
7 7 (36.84%) Reverse Engineering
7 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
7 7 (36.84%) Perl
7 7 (36.84%) Web Services
7 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
7 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
8 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
9 5 (26.32%) LAN
9 5 (26.32%) WAN
9 5 (26.32%) Active Directory

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Docklands, 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 11 (57.89%) Apache
1 11 (57.89%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.79%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) Node.js
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) TCP/IP
2 9 (47.37%) VPN
2 9 (47.37%) DHCP
3 5 (26.32%) LAN
3 5 (26.32%) WAN
4 3 (15.79%) Network Security
4 3 (15.79%) iSCSI
5 2 (10.53%) SNMP
5 2 (10.53%) Firewall
5 2 (10.53%) SAN
6 1 (5.26%) Intranet
6 1 (5.26%) SSL
6 1 (5.26%) SMTP
6 1 (5.26%) FTP
6 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 11 (57.89%) Legal
3 2 (10.53%) Advertising
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Applications Support
2 9 (47.37%) Support Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Applications Support Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Web Support Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Web Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (26.32%) Administrator
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Support Technician
7 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) ActiveMQ
1 11 (57.89%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (36.84%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) LESS
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) EqualLogic
2 1 (5.26%) iPad
2 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) UNIX
3 8 (42.11%) Windows
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (36.84%) Load Balancing
2 7 (36.84%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) ERP
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Network Management
4 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.26%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) PHP
3 7 (36.84%) Perl
3 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.26%) VBScript
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.79%) A+ Certification
2 3 (15.79%) Security+ Certification
2 3 (15.79%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) VCP5
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Puppet
1 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.26%) WMI
3 1 (5.26%) WSUS
3 1 (5.26%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
3 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) Altiris
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) NetApp