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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic DNS (DDNS)
Rank 873 845 860
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +15
Permanent jobs citing DDNS 1 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.001% 0.004% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.005% 0.023% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 18
Average salary £30,000 £23,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% -70.62%
UK excluding London average salary £27,750 £23,500 -
% change year-on-year
+18.08% -
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
19296 17626 20392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.00% 17.73% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 15426 14334 16892
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £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
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 August 2014. 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 -6 1 £30,000 +27.65%
DDNS
UK

DDNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) XenServer
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
3 1 (33.33%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office

DDNS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (33.33%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CCA
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (100.00%) XenServer
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco