The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 138 102 126
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +24
Permanent jobs citing DNS 951 1230 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.32% 3.00% 2.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.64% 17.10% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 812 1076 944
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
DNS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6498 7193 6845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.82% 17.57% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5522 6066 5530
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in London

DNS
Salary Trend in London

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

DNS Salary Trend in London

DNS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in London

DNS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
City of London -49 126 £47,500 -5.00% 29
Croydon - 17 £42,500 - 3
Hounslow - 16 £52,500 -
Coulsdon - 11 £24,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 9 £33,649 -29.16%
Romford -4 9 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Wimbledon -10 6 £56,250 +53.06%
Chiswick -11 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Brentford - 4 £47,500 - 3
Surbiton - 4 £52,500 - 1
Ilford +3 2 £24,500 -7.54%
Canary Wharf +1 2 £55,000 -15.38%
Twickenham -7 2 £35,000 +66.66%
Uxbridge - 2 £70,500 -
Greenwich -1 1 £31,500 -33.68%
Harrow - 1 - - 3
Teddington - 1 £37,500 - 1
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 1409 (69.27%) Windows
2 1221 (60.03%) Active Directory
3 1045 (51.38%) DHCP
4 993 (48.82%) Microsoft
5 950 (46.71%) VMware
6 932 (45.82%) Windows Server
7 750 (36.87%) Linux
8 726 (35.69%) Firewall
9 721 (35.45%) VMware Infrastructure
10 713 (35.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 689 (33.87%) TCP/IP
12 582 (28.61%) Cisco
13 554 (27.24%) Windows Server 2012
14 532 (26.16%) MS Exchange
15 439 (21.58%) VPN
16 429 (21.09%) Finance
17 426 (20.94%) MS Excel
18 414 (20.35%) ITIL
18 414 (20.35%) Citrix
19 384 (18.88%) SQL
20 374 (18.39%) SQL Server
21 355 (17.45%) SAN
22 306 (15.04%) Hyper-V
23 300 (14.75%) IIS
24 296 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
25 295 (14.50%) LAN
26 285 (14.01%) MS Office
27 275 (13.52%) PowerShell
28 274 (13.47%) Cisco Certification
29 269 (13.23%) Windows 7

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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
1 532 (26.16%) MS Exchange
2 300 (14.75%) IIS
3 261 (12.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 200 (9.83%) SharePoint
5 176 (8.65%) Apache
6 142 (6.98%) Tomcat
7 141 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 140 (6.88%) Lync
9 82 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2007
10 72 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
11 54 (2.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 52 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
13 44 (2.16%) nginx
14 34 (1.67%) OpenStack
15 28 (1.38%) JBoss
15 28 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
16 22 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
17 21 (1.03%) Node.js
18 14 (0.69%) CMS
18 14 (0.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 426 (20.94%) MS Excel
2 285 (14.01%) MS Office
3 43 (2.11%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (0.34%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.20%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.098%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.098%) MS Project
10 1 (0.049%) HipChat
10 1 (0.049%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 49 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.69%) Faxination
3 13 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
4 10 (0.49%) Cognos Planning
4 10 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.49%) ResourceLink
4 10 (0.49%) SAP CRM
4 10 (0.49%) Unit4 Business World
5 9 (0.44%) SAP Business One
6 8 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.20%) Infor SunSystems
8 3 (0.15%) Bankmaster
9 2 (0.098%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.049%) Documaker
10 1 (0.049%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.049%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.049%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.049%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.049%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.049%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 248 (12.19%) Office 365
2 207 (10.18%) Amazon AWS
3 87 (4.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 59 (2.90%) SaaS
5 51 (2.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 47 (2.31%) Mimecast
7 42 (2.06%) IaaS
8 40 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
9 27 (1.33%) Google Apps
10 26 (1.28%) PaaS
11 22 (1.08%) Joyent
12 18 (0.88%) Yammer
13 16 (0.79%) Amazon S3
14 10 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
14 10 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
14 10 (0.49%) OpenShift
15 6 (0.29%) Dropbox
15 6 (0.29%) SoftLayer
16 5 (0.25%) Rackspace Cloud
17 4 (0.20%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 1045 (51.38%) DHCP
2 726 (35.69%) Firewall
3 689 (33.87%) TCP/IP
4 439 (21.58%) VPN
5 355 (17.45%) SAN
6 295 (14.50%) LAN
7 260 (12.78%) WAN
8 241 (11.85%) HTTP
9 193 (9.49%) VoIP
10 191 (9.39%) SSL
11 176 (8.65%) LDAP
12 171 (8.41%) SMTP
13 168 (8.26%) VLAN
14 164 (8.06%) Internet
15 155 (7.62%) NAS
16 142 (6.98%) MPLS
17 141 (6.93%) Wireless
18 121 (5.95%) Cisco ASA
19 110 (5.41%) OSPF
20 102 (5.01%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 374 (18.39%) SQL Server
2 202 (9.93%) MySQL
3 114 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 75 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 51 (2.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 33 (1.62%) Redis
7 31 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
8 30 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 29 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 27 (1.33%) Relational Database
11 22 (1.08%) InfluxDB
12 20 (0.98%) Oracle Database
13 15 (0.74%) MongoDB
14 10 (0.49%) Cognos Impromptu
15 9 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
15 9 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
16 8 (0.39%) NoSQL
16 8 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
17 7 (0.34%) Big Data
17 7 (0.34%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 114 (5.60%) Git (software)
2 78 (3.83%) Jenkins
3 48 (2.36%) JIRA
4 43 (2.11%) Subversion
5 35 (1.72%) Vagrant
6 34 (1.67%) TeamCity
7 25 (1.23%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 21 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (0.79%) Firebug
9 16 (0.79%) JConsole
10 15 (0.74%) Grunt
10 15 (0.74%) Maven
11 14 (0.69%) Visual Studio
12 13 (0.64%) gulp
13 9 (0.44%) Bower
13 9 (0.44%) Jasmine
13 9 (0.44%) Karma Test Runner
13 9 (0.44%) QUnit
13 9 (0.44%) webpack
14 8 (0.39%) GitLab
General
1 429 (21.09%) Finance
2 187 (9.19%) Telecoms
3 126 (6.19%) Banking
4 105 (5.16%) Retail
5 49 (2.41%) Law
6 39 (1.92%) Financial Institution
7 37 (1.82%) Back Office
8 36 (1.77%) Marketing
9 32 (1.57%) Publishing
10 29 (1.43%) Legal
11 21 (1.03%) Advertising
12 15 (0.74%) Investment Banking
13 14 (0.69%) Manufacturing
14 12 (0.59%) Games
15 11 (0.54%) Front Office
16 9 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.39%) Electronics
18 7 (0.34%) Multimedia
19 5 (0.25%) Automotive
19 5 (0.25%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 314 (15.44%) Support Engineer
2 298 (14.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 282 (13.86%) Administrator
4 239 (11.75%) Analyst
5 210 (10.32%) Systems Administrator
6 170 (8.36%) Network Engineer
7 152 (7.47%) Windows Engineer
8 144 (7.08%) Systems Engineer
9 131 (6.44%) Support Analyst
10 127 (6.24%) IT Support
11 125 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
12 119 (5.85%) Linux Engineer
13 110 (5.41%) IT Engineer
14 107 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
15 97 (4.77%) 3rd Line Support
16 91 (4.47%) Developer
17 79 (3.88%) Desktop Support
18 77 (3.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
19 76 (3.74%) Architect
19 76 (3.74%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (6.29%) .NET
2 120 (5.90%) LAMP
3 107 (5.26%) HTML
4 99 (4.87%) Web Services
5 96 (4.72%) CSS
6 54 (2.65%) ASP.NET
6 54 (2.65%) HTML5
7 33 (1.62%) XML
8 29 (1.43%) JSON
9 27 (1.33%) Silverlight
10 24 (1.18%) REST
11 23 (1.13%) RabbitMQ
12 22 (1.08%) Ajax
12 22 (1.08%) XMPP
13 17 (0.84%) LEMP Stack
14 16 (0.79%) Sass
15 15 (0.74%) CSS3
16 14 (0.69%) LAPP Stack
17 13 (0.64%) jQuery
17 13 (0.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 239 (11.75%) Data Centre
2 198 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
3 163 (8.01%) Clustering
4 126 (6.19%) Management Information System
5 123 (6.05%) Computer Science
6 81 (3.98%) PKI
7 80 (3.93%) Replication
8 73 (3.59%) Blackberry
9 44 (2.16%) Client/Server
10 43 (2.11%) Driving Licence
10 43 (2.11%) Hedge funds
11 34 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
12 30 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
13 28 (1.38%) CLARiiON
14 27 (1.33%) iPad
14 27 (1.33%) Visualisation
15 26 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
16 21 (1.03%) EqualLogic
16 21 (1.03%) Public Cloud
16 21 (1.03%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 1409 (69.27%) Windows
2 932 (45.82%) Windows Server
3 750 (36.87%) Linux
4 713 (35.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 554 (27.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 269 (13.23%) Windows 7
7 267 (13.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 248 (12.19%) Unix
9 173 (8.51%) Windows 8
10 167 (8.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 151 (7.42%) Solaris
12 116 (5.70%) Windows XP
13 92 (4.52%) Android
14 77 (3.79%) CentOS
15 72 (3.54%) Mac OS X
16 60 (2.95%) Apple iOS
17 53 (2.61%) Debian
18 52 (2.56%) Ubuntu
19 41 (2.02%) Windows 10
20 28 (1.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 414 (20.35%) ITIL
2 199 (9.78%) Load Balancing
3 149 (7.33%) DevOps
4 138 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 119 (5.85%) Agile Software Development
6 115 (5.65%) High Availability
7 114 (5.60%) Project Management
8 112 (5.51%) Service Management
9 108 (5.31%) Change Management
9 108 (5.31%) Migration
10 97 (4.77%) Open Source
10 97 (4.77%) Service Delivery
11 88 (4.33%) Mentoring
12 85 (4.18%) Network Design
13 83 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
14 77 (3.79%) CRM
14 77 (3.79%) Time Management
15 76 (3.74%) Continuous Integration
16 74 (3.64%) Configuration Management
17 63 (3.10%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 384 (18.88%) SQL
2 275 (13.52%) PowerShell
3 222 (10.91%) Perl
4 200 (9.83%) Python
5 183 (9.00%) Bash Shell
6 118 (5.80%) Java
7 117 (5.75%) JavaScript
8 98 (4.82%) Ruby
9 72 (3.54%) Shell Script
10 65 (3.20%) PHP
11 61 (3.00%) C
12 44 (2.16%) C#
13 42 (2.06%) VBScript
14 29 (1.43%) VB.NET
15 26 (1.28%) AWK
15 26 (1.28%) sed
16 20 (0.98%) VB
17 16 (0.79%) C++
18 12 (0.59%) Go
19 7 (0.34%) Korn
Qualifications
1 296 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 274 (13.47%) Cisco Certification
3 263 (12.93%) Degree
4 216 (10.62%) CCNA
5 212 (10.42%) MCSE
6 121 (5.95%) MCSA
7 104 (5.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 102 (5.01%) CCNP
9 78 (3.83%) MCITP
10 61 (3.00%) MCP
11 41 (2.02%) MCTS
12 38 (1.87%) CCIE
13 35 (1.72%) Security Cleared
14 33 (1.62%) RHCE
15 27 (1.33%) RHCT
16 26 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
17 24 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
17 24 (1.18%) DBS Check
18 22 (1.08%) CISSP
19 20 (0.98%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (5.21%) SLA
2 31 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (1.13%) QA
4 16 (0.79%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.39%) COBIT
6 7 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.20%) FISMA
8 3 (0.15%) ISO15022
8 3 (0.15%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.049%) BS7799
9 1 (0.049%) ISO 14000
9 1 (0.049%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 1221 (60.03%) Active Directory
2 721 (35.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 306 (15.04%) Hyper-V
4 211 (10.37%) vSphere
5 162 (7.96%) XenApp
6 145 (7.13%) NFS
7 137 (6.74%) VMware ESXi
8 87 (4.28%) VMware ESX
9 85 (4.18%) Xen
10 67 (3.29%) Docker
11 58 (2.85%) KVM
12 41 (2.02%) XenDesktop
13 38 (1.87%) Terminal Services
14 36 (1.77%) Samba
15 33 (1.62%) Microsoft App-V
16 32 (1.57%) VMware Workstation
16 32 (1.57%) XenServer
17 28 (1.38%) vCloud
18 27 (1.33%) Firmware
19 23 (1.13%) Squid
Systems Management
1 169 (8.31%) SCCM
2 157 (7.72%) Puppet
3 110 (5.41%) SCOM
4 90 (4.42%) Nagios
5 87 (4.28%) Backup Exec
5 87 (4.28%) WSUS
6 65 (3.20%) Ansible
7 59 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
8 48 (2.36%) NetBackup
8 48 (2.36%) ZABBIX
9 33 (1.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 33 (1.62%) vMotion
10 32 (1.57%) McAfee ePO
11 31 (1.52%) logstash
12 24 (1.18%) Graphite
13 23 (1.13%) AirWatch
14 20 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
15 19 (0.93%) Cacti
16 18 (0.88%) Salt
16 18 (0.88%) yum
Vendors
1 993 (48.82%) Microsoft
2 950 (46.71%) VMware
3 582 (28.61%) Cisco
4 414 (20.35%) Citrix
5 257 (12.64%) HP
6 169 (8.31%) Red Hat
7 149 (7.33%) Oracle
8 132 (6.49%) NetApp
9 119 (5.85%) Symantec
10 115 (5.65%) Dell
11 95 (4.67%) CheckPoint
12 92 (4.52%) Apple
12 92 (4.52%) EMC
13 82 (4.03%) Juniper
14 79 (3.88%) Veeam
15 78 (3.83%) F5
16 66 (3.24%) IBM
16 66 (3.24%) McAfee
17 51 (2.51%) SolarWinds
18 50 (2.46%) Google
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bexley, Kent
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tribal Worldwide
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: package (Dependent on experience)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30158.00 - £41218.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £80k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £47000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Up to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Jenrick IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits pension, health insurance, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Theta Partners
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edgware, Middlesex
Natpoint Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Dataquest UK Ltd
Salary: Unspecified plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 4 days ago