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 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 121 102 123
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +21
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1118 1247 1076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.53% 2.69% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.95% 16.10% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 996 1106 858
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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
7010 7746 7191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.88% 16.69% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5994 6399 6016
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
City of London -18 203 £47,250 -0.52% 23
Kingston Upon Thames -1 11 £33,649 -15.87% 1
Chiswick +4 9 £45,000 +95.65%
Greenford - 8 £29,000 -
Harrow +8 7 £35,000 -46.15%
Canary Wharf +2 7 £27,000 -75.45%
Mitcham - 6 £52,500 -
Hammersmith +6 5 £37,500 +7.14%
Wimbledon -3 5 £42,500 +21.42%
Docklands, London -1 4 £45,000 +20.00%
Stanmore - 4 £26,500 -
Croydon +2 2 £26,000 -11.11%
Twickenham -14 2 £27,500 -26.66%
Wembley - 2 £22,250 -
Lewisham - 2 £32,500 -
Paddington - 2 £40,000 -
Dagenham - 2 £27,500 -
Feltham - 2 £24,000 -
Bromley +19 1 - -
Romford - 1 £25,000 -
Ealing - 1 £26,500 -
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1511 (67.70%) Windows
2 1131 (50.67%) DHCP
3 1102 (49.37%) Active Directory
4 1013 (45.39%) VMware
5 1008 (45.16%) Microsoft
6 849 (38.04%) TCP/IP
7 754 (33.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 745 (33.38%) Firewall
9 736 (32.97%) VMware Infrastructure
10 707 (31.68%) Linux
11 694 (31.09%) Cisco
12 660 (29.57%) MS Exchange
13 534 (23.92%) Windows Server 2012
14 476 (21.33%) VPN
15 464 (20.79%) SAN
16 457 (20.47%) Citrix
17 447 (20.03%) ITIL
18 442 (19.80%) MS Excel
19 429 (19.22%) Finance
20 407 (18.23%) SQL
21 363 (16.26%) Exchange Server 2010
22 358 (16.04%) SQL Server
23 351 (15.73%) LAN
24 347 (15.55%) HP
25 334 (14.96%) Windows Server 2003
26 332 (14.87%) MS Office
27 331 (14.83%) Cisco Certification
28 320 (14.34%) WAN
29 312 (13.98%) Apache
30 308 (13.80%) PowerShell

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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
1 660 (29.57%) MS Exchange
2 363 (16.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 312 (13.98%) Apache
4 264 (11.83%) IIS
5 213 (9.54%) SharePoint
6 185 (8.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 185 (8.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 171 (7.66%) Lync
8 155 (6.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 114 (5.11%) Tomcat
10 92 (4.12%) nginx
11 61 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2003
11 61 (2.73%) OpenStack
12 44 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
13 37 (1.66%) JBoss
14 36 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
15 33 (1.48%) Drupal
16 32 (1.43%) Node.js
17 30 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
18 27 (1.21%) CMS
Applications
1 442 (19.80%) MS Excel
2 332 (14.87%) MS Office
3 59 (2.64%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.27%) Acrobat
6 5 (0.22%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.18%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.13%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.090%) MS Project
9 2 (0.090%) InDesign
10 1 (0.045%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.045%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 30 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.58%) Dynamics GP
3 9 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.36%) Magento
4 8 (0.36%) SAP Business One
5 6 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.22%) Infor CRM
6 5 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.13%) Agresso
7 3 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.13%) Cognos Planning
7 3 (0.13%) ResourceLink
8 2 (0.090%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.045%) Bankmaster
9 1 (0.045%) FLEXCUBE
9 1 (0.045%) RMDS
9 1 (0.045%) SimCorp Dimension
9 1 (0.045%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.045%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.045%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 211 (9.45%) Office 365
2 209 (9.36%) Amazon AWS
3 81 (3.63%) Mimecast
4 72 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
5 68 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 41 (1.84%) IaaS
7 33 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
8 30 (1.34%) AWS CloudFormation
9 27 (1.21%) PaaS
10 25 (1.12%) SaaS
11 21 (0.94%) Amazon S3
12 20 (0.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 20 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
12 20 (0.90%) Sumo Logic
13 17 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 17 (0.76%) Route 53
14 16 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
15 12 (0.54%) Google Apps
16 8 (0.36%) Amazon Glacier
17 7 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 1131 (50.67%) DHCP
2 849 (38.04%) TCP/IP
3 745 (33.38%) Firewall
4 476 (21.33%) VPN
5 464 (20.79%) SAN
6 351 (15.73%) LAN
7 320 (14.34%) WAN
8 264 (11.83%) HTTP
9 248 (11.11%) VLAN
10 221 (9.90%) VoIP
11 199 (8.92%) NAS
12 192 (8.60%) Internet
13 177 (7.93%) SMTP
14 168 (7.53%) LDAP
15 163 (7.30%) OSPF
16 156 (6.99%) Cisco ASA
17 153 (6.85%) BGP
18 139 (6.23%) Wireless
19 128 (5.73%) MPLS
20 126 (5.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 358 (16.04%) SQL Server
2 283 (12.68%) MySQL
3 114 (5.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 65 (2.91%) MongoDB
5 62 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 58 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
7 55 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
8 50 (2.24%) Apache Cassandra
9 48 (2.15%) Redis
9 48 (2.15%) Relational Database
10 44 (1.97%) Oracle Database
11 36 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
12 35 (1.57%) NoSQL
13 28 (1.25%) HBase
13 28 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
13 28 (1.25%) Hadoop
14 25 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 19 (0.85%) Couchbase
16 17 (0.76%) Big Data
17 14 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 130 (5.82%) Git (software)
2 77 (3.45%) Subversion
2 77 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 45 (2.02%) TeamCity
3 45 (2.02%) Maven
4 43 (1.93%) JIRA
5 40 (1.79%) Grunt
6 21 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 21 (0.94%) Visual Studio
7 18 (0.81%) ProC
8 14 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (0.54%) Selenium
10 11 (0.49%) Karma Test Runner
10 11 (0.49%) QUnit
10 11 (0.49%) Bower
10 11 (0.49%) webpack
11 9 (0.40%) gulp
11 9 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (0.40%) MSI
12 8 (0.36%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 429 (19.22%) Finance
2 159 (7.12%) Telecoms
3 115 (5.15%) Banking
4 92 (4.12%) Retail
5 83 (3.72%) Law
6 76 (3.41%) Legal
7 54 (2.42%) Financial Institution
8 48 (2.15%) Advertising
9 36 (1.61%) Marketing
10 31 (1.39%) Back Office
11 25 (1.12%) Games
12 18 (0.81%) Manufacturing
13 17 (0.76%) Publishing
14 12 (0.54%) Billing
14 12 (0.54%) Electronics
15 10 (0.45%) Investment Banking
15 10 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (0.40%) Japanese Language
17 7 (0.31%) Local Government
18 6 (0.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 332 (14.87%) Support Engineer
2 292 (13.08%) Administrator
3 235 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 209 (9.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 205 (9.18%) Analyst
6 176 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
7 146 (6.54%) Network Engineer
8 117 (5.24%) 2nd Line Support
9 114 (5.11%) Linux Administrator
10 100 (4.48%) 3rd Line Support
11 96 (4.30%) Support Analyst
12 95 (4.26%) Consultant
13 94 (4.21%) IT Support
14 92 (4.12%) Technical Support
15 88 (3.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 86 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
17 77 (3.45%) Developer
18 64 (2.87%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
19 63 (2.82%) Architect
20 60 (2.69%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (4.61%) Web Services
2 94 (4.21%) .NET
3 92 (4.12%) HTML
4 73 (3.27%) CSS
5 65 (2.91%) LAMP
6 51 (2.28%) HTML5
7 43 (1.93%) REST
7 43 (1.93%) CSS3
8 37 (1.66%) Ajax
9 36 (1.61%) AngularJS
10 33 (1.48%) jQuery
11 30 (1.34%) RabbitMQ
12 29 (1.30%) ASP.NET
13 26 (1.16%) Memcached
14 25 (1.12%) XML
15 19 (0.85%) SOAP
16 18 (0.81%) Silverlight
17 17 (0.76%) ActiveMQ
18 16 (0.72%) Middleware
18 16 (0.72%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 236 (10.57%) Data Centre
2 171 (7.66%) Blackberry
3 156 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
4 125 (5.60%) Clustering
5 114 (5.11%) Computer Science
6 100 (4.48%) Management Information System
7 69 (3.09%) Replication
8 57 (2.55%) CLARiiON
9 53 (2.37%) Hedge funds
10 39 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
11 38 (1.70%) Public Cloud
12 34 (1.52%) Private Cloud
13 31 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
14 29 (1.30%) User Experience
15 24 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 22 (0.99%) Smartphone
16 22 (0.99%) iPad
17 20 (0.90%) iPhone
17 20 (0.90%) PKI
17 20 (0.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1511 (67.70%) Windows
2 754 (33.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 707 (31.68%) Linux
4 534 (23.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 334 (14.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 286 (12.81%) Windows 7
7 204 (9.14%) UNIX
8 183 (8.20%) CentOS
9 165 (7.39%) Windows 8
10 152 (6.81%) Windows XP
11 136 (6.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 106 (4.75%) Ubuntu
13 83 (3.72%) Solaris
14 81 (3.63%) Mac OS X
15 79 (3.54%) Debian
16 76 (3.41%) Android
17 70 (3.14%) Apple iOS
18 40 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
19 33 (1.48%) Mac OS
20 27 (1.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 447 (20.03%) ITIL
2 223 (9.99%) DevOps
3 192 (8.60%) Load Balancing
4 147 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
5 128 (5.73%) Configuration Management
6 110 (4.93%) Disaster Recovery
7 106 (4.75%) Service Delivery
8 104 (4.66%) Migration
9 101 (4.53%) Project Management
10 91 (4.08%) Network Design
11 80 (3.58%) Open Source
11 80 (3.58%) Mentoring
12 79 (3.54%) Change Management
13 78 (3.49%) Service Management
14 76 (3.41%) E-Commerce
15 72 (3.23%) Network Management
16 67 (3.00%) Root Cause Analysis
17 66 (2.96%) Capacity Planning
17 66 (2.96%) CRM
18 65 (2.91%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 407 (18.23%) SQL
2 308 (13.80%) PowerShell
3 228 (10.22%) Python
4 216 (9.68%) Bash Shell
5 181 (8.11%) Perl
6 175 (7.84%) PHP
7 164 (7.35%) Java
8 140 (6.27%) Ruby
9 118 (5.29%) JavaScript
10 66 (2.96%) Shell Script
11 60 (2.69%) C#
12 29 (1.30%) VBScript
13 28 (1.25%) C++
14 26 (1.16%) C
15 25 (1.12%) Go
16 23 (1.03%) Scala
17 13 (0.58%) PHP5
18 10 (0.45%) VB.NET
18 10 (0.45%) T-SQL
19 9 (0.40%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 331 (14.83%) Cisco Certification
2 282 (12.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 231 (10.35%) Degree
4 215 (9.63%) CCNA
5 183 (8.20%) MCSE
6 163 (7.30%) CCNP
7 108 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 90 (4.03%) MCSA
9 89 (3.99%) MCITP
10 87 (3.90%) Security Cleared
11 82 (3.67%) CCIE
12 66 (2.96%) MCP
13 47 (2.11%) CCSA
14 39 (1.75%) JNCIP
14 39 (1.75%) MCTS
15 36 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
16 35 (1.57%) CCSE
17 30 (1.34%) SC Cleared
18 24 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
19 19 (0.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (6.99%) SLA
2 45 (2.02%) QA
3 28 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.45%) COBIT
5 5 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.18%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.18%) FISMA
7 3 (0.13%) HL7
8 1 (0.045%) JTAG
8 1 (0.045%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.045%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1102 (49.37%) Active Directory
2 736 (32.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 283 (12.68%) Hyper-V
4 222 (9.95%) vSphere
5 203 (9.09%) XenApp
6 127 (5.69%) VMware ESXi
7 118 (5.29%) VMware ESX
8 111 (4.97%) NFS
9 72 (3.23%) XenServer
10 59 (2.64%) Xen
11 55 (2.46%) Microsoft App-V
12 51 (2.28%) Docker
13 49 (2.20%) Terminal Services
14 47 (2.11%) iptables
15 43 (1.93%) KVM
16 42 (1.88%) VirtualBox
17 39 (1.75%) UAG
18 38 (1.70%) Varnish
19 36 (1.61%) Postfix
20 31 (1.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 251 (11.25%) Puppet
2 181 (8.11%) Nagios
3 167 (7.48%) SCCM
4 159 (7.12%) Opscode Chef
5 108 (4.84%) Ansible
6 101 (4.53%) SCOM
7 94 (4.21%) ZABBIX
8 89 (3.99%) Backup Exec
9 85 (3.81%) WSUS
10 73 (3.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 49 (2.20%) Cacti
12 47 (2.11%) NetBackup
13 45 (2.02%) Salt
14 41 (1.84%) Norton AntiVirus
15 40 (1.79%) logstash
16 38 (1.70%) AirWatch
17 37 (1.66%) Vagrant
18 35 (1.57%) SolarWinds Orion
19 25 (1.12%) Tivoli
20 24 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1013 (45.39%) VMware
2 1008 (45.16%) Microsoft
3 694 (31.09%) Cisco
4 457 (20.47%) Citrix
5 347 (15.55%) HP
6 261 (11.69%) Red Hat
7 186 (8.33%) NetApp
8 178 (7.97%) Juniper
9 175 (7.84%) Oracle
10 165 (7.39%) Symantec
11 152 (6.81%) CheckPoint
12 129 (5.78%) EMC
13 112 (5.02%) F5
14 90 (4.03%) Apple
15 88 (3.94%) Dell
16 72 (3.23%) SolarWinds
17 69 (3.09%) Splunk
18 67 (3.00%) Bloomberg
19 65 (2.91%) Reuters
20 63 (2.82%) Veeam
London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Chassam Contract
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 55k - 90k
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £23 - £24 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £48,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago