The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 147 129 109
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -20
Permanent jobs citing DNS 842 1100 1260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.18% 2.50% 2.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.10% 15.75% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 728 980 1115
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,600 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
5973 6983 7872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.47% 15.89% 16.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5104 5980 6492
Median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 August 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in London

DNS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +27 155 £45,000 -4.76% 30
Croydon +8 15 £34,000 +30.76% 1
Coulsdon - 12 £23,000 -
Harrow +4 6 £34,750 -0.71% 2
Docklands, London +20 5 £37,500 -16.66%
Romford -10 4 £25,000 -
Uxbridge - 4 £32,500 -
Hayes - 3 £50,000 - 1
Surbiton - 3 £55,000 -
Hackney - 3 - -
Hammersmith 0 2 £43,125 +15.00%
Canary Wharf -2 2 £50,500 +83.63%
Bexleyheath - 2 £22,500 -
Brentford - 2 £41,250 -
Westminster - 2 - -
Twickenham +7 1 £45,000 +63.63%
Feltham +6 1 £52,500 +118.75%
Kingston Upon Thames -8 1 £37,500 +11.44% 1
Wimbledon -18 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Southwark - 1 £39,500 - 1
Sidcup - 1 £53,500 - 2
Southall - 1 - -
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for DNS.

1 1159 (62.41%) Windows
2 1004 (54.07%) Active Directory
3 955 (51.43%) DHCP
4 838 (45.13%) VMware
5 750 (40.39%) Linux
6 732 (39.42%) Microsoft
7 704 (37.91%) Windows Server
8 646 (34.79%) Firewall
9 605 (32.58%) TCP/IP
10 574 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
11 553 (29.78%) Cisco
12 421 (22.67%) MS Exchange
13 400 (21.54%) ITIL
14 392 (21.11%) Windows Server 2012
15 387 (20.84%) VPN
16 379 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
17 351 (18.90%) Citrix
18 340 (18.31%) Finance
19 326 (17.56%) SAN
20 313 (16.86%) SQL Server
21 306 (16.48%) SQL
22 302 (16.26%) MS Excel
23 280 (15.08%) LAN
24 277 (14.92%) WAN
25 263 (14.16%) IIS
26 260 (14.00%) Apache
27 257 (13.84%) Amazon AWS
28 256 (13.79%) Unix
29 254 (13.68%) Python
30 249 (13.41%) Bash Shell

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 421 (22.67%) MS Exchange
2 263 (14.16%) IIS
3 260 (14.00%) Apache
4 176 (9.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 164 (8.83%) Tomcat
6 119 (6.41%) SharePoint
7 109 (5.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 92 (4.95%) Skype for Business
9 78 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2007
10 62 (3.34%) nginx
11 56 (3.02%) WebLogic
12 44 (2.37%) JBoss
13 38 (2.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 38 (2.05%) WebSphere
14 34 (1.83%) OpenStack
15 33 (1.78%) CMS
16 32 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
17 29 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
18 23 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
19 22 (1.18%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 302 (16.26%) MS Excel
2 194 (10.45%) MS Office
3 26 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 18 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.48%) Mozilla Thunderbird
6 8 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.22%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.11%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.054%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.054%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (0.38%) Unit4 Business World
3 6 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.22%) Hi Portfolio
5 3 (0.16%) Bankmaster
5 3 (0.16%) Cognos Planning
5 3 (0.16%) Misys Opics
5 3 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.16%) ResourceLink
6 2 (0.11%) CODA-Financials
6 2 (0.11%) Eikon
6 2 (0.11%) MetaTrader
6 2 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.11%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.11%) Sentinel
6 2 (0.11%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.054%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.054%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.054%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 257 (13.84%) Amazon AWS
2 247 (13.30%) Office 365
3 179 (9.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 83 (4.47%) SaaS
5 75 (4.04%) Cloud Computing
6 71 (3.82%) IaaS
7 37 (1.99%) PaaS
8 30 (1.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 27 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
10 24 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
11 19 (1.02%) Mimecast
12 15 (0.81%) Amazon S3
13 14 (0.75%) GitHub
13 14 (0.75%) Google Apps
14 13 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
15 12 (0.65%) Route 53
16 11 (0.59%) OneDrive
17 10 (0.54%) Sumo Logic
18 8 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
19 7 (0.38%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 955 (51.43%) DHCP
2 646 (34.79%) Firewall
3 605 (32.58%) TCP/IP
4 387 (20.84%) VPN
5 326 (17.56%) SAN
6 280 (15.08%) LAN
7 277 (14.92%) WAN
8 248 (13.35%) HTTP
9 183 (9.85%) LDAP
10 165 (8.89%) MPLS
11 155 (8.35%) SMTP
12 145 (7.81%) VoIP
13 142 (7.65%) SSL
14 137 (7.38%) Internet
15 136 (7.32%) BGP
16 133 (7.16%) Wireless
17 127 (6.84%) OSPF
18 125 (6.73%) VLAN
19 121 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
20 108 (5.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (16.86%) SQL Server
2 200 (10.77%) MySQL
3 80 (4.31%) MongoDB
4 64 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 51 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 43 (2.32%) Redis
7 33 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
8 32 (1.72%) NoSQL
9 27 (1.45%) Relational Database
9 27 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
10 23 (1.24%) Hadoop
10 23 (1.24%) Oracle Database
11 22 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
12 20 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
13 19 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
14 18 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 15 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (0.48%) HBase
17 9 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 108 (5.82%) Jenkins
2 96 (5.17%) Git (software)
3 46 (2.48%) JIRA
4 25 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (1.35%) TeamCity
5 23 (1.24%) Vagrant
6 22 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
7 20 (1.08%) Introscope
7 20 (1.08%) Subversion
8 15 (0.81%) Maven
9 13 (0.70%) Visual Studio
10 9 (0.48%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 9 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 8 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
12 7 (0.38%) Grunt
12 7 (0.38%) JMeter
13 6 (0.32%) GitLab
13 6 (0.32%) Hudson
14 5 (0.27%) Ant
14 5 (0.27%) MSI
General
1 340 (18.31%) Finance
2 203 (10.93%) Telecoms
3 109 (5.87%) Banking
4 63 (3.39%) Retail
5 60 (3.23%) Marketing
6 54 (2.91%) Publishing
7 46 (2.48%) Law
8 37 (1.99%) Legal
9 34 (1.83%) Back Office
10 30 (1.62%) Financial Institution
11 20 (1.08%) Investment Banking
12 14 (0.75%) Manufacturing
13 13 (0.70%) Billing
13 13 (0.70%) Spanish Language
14 12 (0.65%) German Language
15 11 (0.59%) Electronics
16 10 (0.54%) French Language
17 8 (0.43%) Japanese Language
18 7 (0.38%) Front Office
19 6 (0.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 286 (15.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 242 (13.03%) Analyst
3 220 (11.85%) Administrator
4 218 (11.74%) Support Engineer
5 172 (9.26%) Systems Administrator
6 154 (8.29%) Network Engineer
7 129 (6.95%) Linux Engineer
8 115 (6.19%) Support Analyst
9 112 (6.03%) Linux Administrator
10 110 (5.92%) DevOps Engineer
11 105 (5.65%) IT Support
12 104 (5.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 103 (5.55%) IT Engineer
14 94 (5.06%) Server Engineer
15 89 (4.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 87 (4.68%) Systems Engineer
17 84 (4.52%) Windows Engineer
18 81 (4.36%) Architect
19 79 (4.25%) 2nd Line Support
20 70 (3.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (6.35%) LAMP
2 86 (4.63%) Web Services
3 81 (4.36%) .NET
4 75 (4.04%) Middleware
5 46 (2.48%) HTML
6 45 (2.42%) CSS
7 37 (1.99%) LEMP Stack
8 30 (1.62%) 802.1X
9 28 (1.51%) XML
10 26 (1.40%) ASP.NET
11 25 (1.35%) Node.js
12 22 (1.18%) LAPP Stack
13 19 (1.02%) jQuery
14 18 (0.97%) ELK Stack
14 18 (0.97%) JSON
14 18 (0.97%) RabbitMQ
15 17 (0.92%) Memcached
16 13 (0.70%) Silverlight
17 12 (0.65%) AngularJS
18 11 (0.59%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 228 (12.28%) Data Centre
2 142 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
3 106 (5.71%) Clustering
4 96 (5.17%) Computer Science
5 84 (4.52%) Blackberry
6 73 (3.93%) Management Information System
7 69 (3.72%) Replication
8 51 (2.75%) Video Conferencing
9 49 (2.64%) Hedge funds
10 44 (2.37%) iPhone
11 43 (2.32%) Public Cloud
12 35 (1.88%) Over-the-Top Content
12 35 (1.88%) PKI
13 32 (1.72%) Virtual Team
14 31 (1.67%) Client/Server
15 30 (1.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 30 (1.62%) Private Cloud
16 29 (1.56%) Fintech
16 29 (1.56%) IPTV
17 23 (1.24%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1159 (62.41%) Windows
2 750 (40.39%) Linux
3 704 (37.91%) Windows Server
4 392 (21.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 379 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 256 (13.79%) Unix
7 185 (9.96%) Windows 7
8 180 (9.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 153 (8.24%) CentOS
10 146 (7.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 111 (5.98%) Windows 8
12 101 (5.44%) Ubuntu
13 80 (4.31%) Solaris
14 79 (4.25%) Windows 10
15 73 (3.93%) Android
16 64 (3.45%) Windows XP
17 55 (2.96%) Debian
17 55 (2.96%) Mac OS X
18 42 (2.26%) AIX
19 40 (2.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 400 (21.54%) ITIL
2 234 (12.60%) DevOps
3 216 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
4 214 (11.52%) Load Balancing
5 130 (7.00%) Configuration Management
6 118 (6.35%) High Availability
7 108 (5.82%) Project Management
8 106 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
9 105 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
10 94 (5.06%) Migration
11 92 (4.95%) Change Management
12 91 (4.90%) Information Security
13 80 (4.31%) Service Management
14 79 (4.25%) Root Cause Analysis
15 76 (4.09%) Open Source
16 67 (3.61%) Scrum
17 59 (3.18%) CRM
18 58 (3.12%) Capacity Planning
19 57 (3.07%) Problem Management
20 56 (3.02%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 306 (16.48%) SQL
2 254 (13.68%) Python
3 249 (13.41%) Bash Shell
4 236 (12.71%) PowerShell
5 222 (11.95%) Perl
6 138 (7.43%) Java
7 127 (6.84%) PHP
8 115 (6.19%) Ruby
9 82 (4.42%) Shell Script
10 60 (3.23%) JavaScript
11 54 (2.91%) C#
12 32 (1.72%) C
13 29 (1.56%) C++
14 27 (1.45%) VBScript
15 23 (1.24%) Korn
16 20 (1.08%) Go
17 13 (0.70%) AWK
17 13 (0.70%) Scala
17 13 (0.70%) VB.NET
18 12 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 215 (11.58%) Cisco Certification
2 179 (9.64%) Degree
3 168 (9.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 151 (8.13%) CCNA
5 130 (7.00%) MCSE
6 98 (5.28%) CCNP
7 71 (3.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 67 (3.61%) MCSA
9 48 (2.58%) MCITP
10 37 (1.99%) CISSP
11 34 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
12 33 (1.78%) Security Cleared
13 28 (1.51%) MCP
14 27 (1.45%) CEH
15 23 (1.24%) CCIE
16 22 (1.18%) DV Cleared
17 19 (1.02%) VCP5
18 17 (0.92%) SC Cleared
19 16 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
19 16 (0.86%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (6.25%) SLA
2 50 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 41 (2.21%) PCI DSS
4 19 (1.02%) COBIT
5 9 (0.48%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.43%) QA
7 4 (0.22%) ISAE 3402
7 4 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.16%) ISO27002
8 3 (0.16%) SSAE 16
9 1 (0.054%) SAS 70
System Software
1 1004 (54.07%) Active Directory
2 574 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 228 (12.28%) Hyper-V
4 183 (9.85%) vSphere
5 124 (6.68%) NFS
6 121 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
7 108 (5.82%) XenApp
8 61 (3.28%) KVM
9 58 (3.12%) Docker
10 57 (3.07%) Virtual Machines
11 51 (2.75%) Xen
12 50 (2.69%) VMware ESX
13 42 (2.26%) Virtual Servers
14 41 (2.21%) Terminal Services
15 31 (1.67%) Corosync
15 31 (1.67%) XenDesktop
16 24 (1.29%) iptables
16 24 (1.29%) VMware Workstation
16 24 (1.29%) XenServer
17 23 (1.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 248 (13.35%) Puppet
2 176 (9.48%) Nagios
3 155 (8.35%) SCCM
4 137 (7.38%) Ansible
5 121 (6.52%) SCOM
6 103 (5.55%) Opscode Chef
7 68 (3.66%) WSUS
8 56 (3.02%) Backup Exec
8 56 (3.02%) NetBackup
9 53 (2.85%) HAProxy
10 45 (2.42%) ZABBIX
11 32 (1.72%) logstash
12 31 (1.67%) Microsoft Clustering
13 30 (1.62%) Failover Clustering
14 26 (1.40%) Pacemaker
15 24 (1.29%) Cacti
16 22 (1.18%) AirWatch
16 22 (1.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 22 (1.18%) Salt
17 21 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 838 (45.13%) VMware
2 732 (39.42%) Microsoft
3 553 (29.78%) Cisco
4 351 (18.90%) Citrix
5 226 (12.17%) HP
6 180 (9.69%) Oracle
6 180 (9.69%) Red Hat
7 119 (6.41%) EMC
8 105 (5.65%) CheckPoint
9 94 (5.06%) Dell
9 94 (5.06%) Juniper
10 87 (4.68%) Apple
11 80 (4.31%) Symantec
12 75 (4.04%) F5
13 74 (3.98%) NetApp
14 67 (3.61%) IBM
15 64 (3.45%) Google
16 57 (3.07%) Veeam
17 49 (2.64%) SolarWinds
18 47 (2.53%) Splunk
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrow, Middlesex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
RM plc
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £21000 - £31000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £37,000 to £41,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + excellent training and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JWResource
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Barking, Essex
RM plc
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c £45,000 plus 10% bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum, Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £60000 to £65000
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago