The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 20 12 29
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Permanent jobs citing DNS 12 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 8.45% 8.33% 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 54.55% 30.00% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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 Harrow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 15.49% 27.78% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 21
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £40,000 £43,600
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

DNS
Salary Trend in Harrow

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

DNS Salary Trend in Harrow

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 10 (66.67%) ITIL
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
1 10 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) MySQL
3 8 (53.33%) SSL
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) UNIX
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) Client/Server
5 6 (40.00%) DHCP
5 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (40.00%) LAMP
5 6 (40.00%) Veritas
5 6 (40.00%) EMC
5 6 (40.00%) NetBackup
5 6 (40.00%) Open Source
6 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 5 (33.33%) Change Management
6 5 (33.33%) HP
6 5 (33.33%) Dell
6 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 4 (26.67%) RHCE
7 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
7 4 (26.67%) Wireless
7 4 (26.67%) Citrix
7 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
7 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
7 4 (26.67%) Apple

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.67%) GroupWise
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) SSL
2 6 (40.00%) DHCP
3 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) Wireless
5 3 (20.00%) VPN
5 3 (20.00%) HTTP
5 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 2 (13.33%) SMTP
6 2 (13.33%) FTP
6 2 (13.33%) IPsec
7 1 (6.67%) Multicast
7 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
7 1 (6.67%) Firewall
7 1 (6.67%) BGP
7 1 (6.67%) MPLS
7 1 (6.67%) OSPF
7 1 (6.67%) IPv6
7 1 (6.67%) SAN
7 1 (6.67%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 5 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (33.33%) Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (40.00%) Open Source
3 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (6.67%) Firmware
5 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) UNIX
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
5 2 (13.33%) AIX
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) SUSE
6 1 (6.67%) NetWare
6 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Change Management
3 4 (26.67%) Software Distribution
4 2 (13.33%) SIEM
4 2 (13.33%) QMS
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) Network Design
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (13.33%) C
2 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (26.67%) RHCE
3 2 (13.33%) MCSE
3 2 (13.33%) MCSA
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (13.33%) MCITP
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO 9000
1 2 (13.33%) BS7799
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) XenApp
2 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
3 2 (13.33%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (6.67%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) NetBackup
2 4 (26.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (26.67%) WSUS
2 4 (26.67%) SCCM
3 2 (13.33%) ARCserve
4 1 (6.67%) HP SIM
4 1 (6.67%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) Veritas
3 6 (40.00%) EMC
4 5 (33.33%) HP
4 5 (33.33%) Dell
5 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (26.67%) Apple
5 4 (26.67%) Symantec
5 4 (26.67%) Nimsoft
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) McAfee
6 2 (13.33%) Tripwire
7 1 (6.67%) NetApp
7 1 (6.67%) Novell