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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic DNS (DDNS)
Rank 813 841 867
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +26
Permanent jobs citing DDNS 24 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.012% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.071% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 5
Average salary £30,750 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.14% -2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -2.77%
DDNS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17557 16858 20674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.07% 17.34% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14352 13311 17265
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DDNS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DDNS Jobs Demand Trend in England

DDNS
Salary Trend in England

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

DDNS Salary Trend in England

DDNS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DDNS across the England region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

DDNS Salary Histogram in England

DDNS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DDNS within the England region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +11 21 £30,500 +0.82%
London -4 3 £72,500 +104.22%
DDNS
UK

DDNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing DDNS 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 DDNS.

1 27 (100.00%) DNS
2 26 (96.30%) Windows
3 23 (85.19%) VMware
4 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (62.96%) TCP/IP
6 16 (59.26%) Cisco
6 16 (59.26%) Firewall
6 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (55.56%) Hyper-V
8 14 (51.85%) Citrix
8 14 (51.85%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (51.85%) VPN
8 14 (51.85%) CCNA
8 14 (51.85%) HP
9 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
9 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
10 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
11 11 (40.74%) SAN
12 10 (37.04%) Linux
12 10 (37.04%) IP Telephony
13 9 (33.33%) Brocade
13 9 (33.33%) VLAN
13 9 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (33.33%) SQL
13 9 (33.33%) Clustering
13 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (29.63%) Nagios
14 8 (29.63%) NAS

DDNS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing DDNS 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 DDNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (25.93%) Apache
4 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (14.81%) IIS
6 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (11.11%) Lync
6 3 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (7.41%) IBM Notes
7 2 (7.41%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) DNS
2 17 (62.96%) TCP/IP
3 16 (59.26%) Firewall
4 14 (51.85%) VPN
5 11 (40.74%) SAN
6 10 (37.04%) IP Telephony
7 9 (33.33%) VLAN
7 9 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (29.63%) NAS
9 7 (25.93%) IPv4
9 7 (25.93%) IPv6
10 6 (22.22%) LAN
10 6 (22.22%) WAN
10 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (11.11%) LDAP
11 3 (11.11%) DHCP
11 3 (11.11%) SNMP
12 2 (7.41%) VoIP
12 2 (7.41%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Network Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Network Support
5 4 (14.81%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Cisco Support
7 2 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
8 1 (3.70%) Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Clustering
2 3 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.41%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (37.04%) Linux
6 5 (18.52%) Ubuntu
6 5 (18.52%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (7.41%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Network Design
2 3 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
3 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) CCNA
1 14 (51.85%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (18.52%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (11.11%) MCSE
4 3 (11.11%) MCITP
5 2 (7.41%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Hyper-V
2 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 6 (22.22%) vSphere
4 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
5 2 (7.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Nagios
2 3 (11.11%) WSUS
2 3 (11.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) VMware
2 16 (59.26%) Cisco
3 14 (51.85%) HP
3 14 (51.85%) Citrix
4 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
5 9 (33.33%) Brocade
6 7 (25.93%) SonicWALL
7 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
8 2 (7.41%) Dell
8 2 (7.41%) IBM
8 2 (7.41%) NetApp
8 2 (7.41%) Lotus