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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
England / London
Rank 150 135 103
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -32
Permanent jobs citing DNS 708 957 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.12% 2.33% 2.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.52% 14.70% 16.45%
Number of salaries quoted 600 813 1059
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,878
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.68%

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
5235 6512 7454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.71% 15.83% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4407 5528 6258
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +60 163 £46,250 +2.77% 24
Dagenham - 6 - -
Canary Wharf -9 4 £65,000 +23.80%
Chiswick -11 4 £26,000 -48.00%
Hammersmith - 3 £29,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +8 2 £40,930 +21.63% 3
Wimbledon +2 2 £36,000 -15.29%
Brentford 0 2 £45,750 -3.68% 1
Croydon -6 2 £36,000 -15.29%
Wembley - 2 £41,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 £37,500 -
Clapham - 2 £30,000 -
Barking - 1 £23,000 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Chessington - 1 £65,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 922 (63.37%) Windows
2 826 (56.77%) DHCP
3 715 (49.14%) Active Directory
4 609 (41.86%) Firewall
5 591 (40.62%) VMware
6 585 (40.21%) TCP/IP
7 582 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 572 (39.31%) Windows Server
9 466 (32.03%) Linux
10 463 (31.82%) Cisco
11 418 (28.73%) VMware Infrastructure
12 397 (27.29%) Windows Server 2008
13 360 (24.74%) VPN
14 349 (23.99%) Windows Server 2012
15 327 (22.47%) MS Exchange
16 322 (22.13%) LAN
17 298 (20.48%) WAN
18 294 (20.21%) ITIL
19 282 (19.38%) Citrix
20 273 (18.76%) Finance
21 272 (18.69%) Cisco Certification
22 249 (17.11%) IIS
23 247 (16.98%) Data Centre
24 243 (16.70%) SQL Server
25 231 (15.88%) MS Excel
26 216 (14.85%) Hyper-V
27 201 (13.81%) Windows 7
28 199 (13.68%) PowerShell
29 197 (13.54%) Wireless
30 195 (13.40%) SQL

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
1 327 (22.47%) MS Exchange
2 249 (17.11%) IIS
3 189 (12.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 162 (11.13%) Apache
5 125 (8.59%) SharePoint
6 122 (8.38%) Skype for Business
7 100 (6.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 98 (6.74%) Tomcat
9 67 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2003
10 65 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2007
11 48 (3.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 46 (3.16%) nginx
13 24 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
14 21 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
14 21 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
15 18 (1.24%) JBoss
16 12 (0.82%) lighttpd
17 9 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
18 8 (0.55%) CMS
18 8 (0.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 231 (15.88%) MS Excel
2 181 (12.44%) MS Office
3 28 (1.92%) MS Visio
4 23 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (1.03%) MS Project
6 6 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.21%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 3 (0.21%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 3 (0.21%) PTC Creo
8 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.14%) Vectorworks
9 1 (0.069%) Autodesk Flame
9 1 (0.069%) Houdini
9 1 (0.069%) Maya
9 1 (0.069%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 8 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.27%) Visualfiles
2 4 (0.27%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.14%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.069%) Bankmaster
5 1 (0.069%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.069%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 194 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 193 (13.26%) Office 365
3 135 (9.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (2.47%) SaaS
5 34 (2.34%) IaaS
6 26 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
7 25 (1.72%) PaaS
8 23 (1.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 17 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
10 16 (1.10%) G Suite
11 15 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
11 15 (1.03%) Mimecast
12 13 (0.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 12 (0.82%) Heroku
14 11 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
15 10 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 10 (0.69%) IBM Cloud
15 10 (0.69%) SoftLayer
16 9 (0.62%) Amazon S3
17 8 (0.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 826 (56.77%) DHCP
2 609 (41.86%) Firewall
3 585 (40.21%) TCP/IP
4 360 (24.74%) VPN
5 322 (22.13%) LAN
6 298 (20.48%) WAN
7 197 (13.54%) Wireless
8 186 (12.78%) BGP
9 171 (11.75%) OSPF
10 164 (11.27%) Network Security
11 162 (11.13%) Internet
12 159 (10.93%) SAN
13 130 (8.93%) HTTP
14 126 (8.66%) SSL
15 118 (8.11%) SMTP
16 110 (7.56%) Cisco ASA
17 109 (7.49%) MPLS
18 108 (7.42%) VoIP
19 96 (6.60%) LDAP
20 80 (5.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (16.70%) SQL Server
2 68 (4.67%) MySQL
3 54 (3.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 53 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 34 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (1.31%) Oracle Database
6 19 (1.31%) Relational Database
7 16 (1.10%) NoSQL
8 14 (0.96%) MongoDB
8 14 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (0.89%) Big Data
9 13 (0.89%) GIS
9 13 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
10 11 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
10 11 (0.76%) Redis
11 7 (0.48%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.34%) Informix
Development Applications
1 70 (4.81%) Jenkins
2 69 (4.74%) Git (software)
3 25 (1.72%) Subversion
3 25 (1.72%) TeamCity
4 19 (1.31%) MSI
5 16 (1.10%) JIRA
6 14 (0.96%) Visual Studio
7 12 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
8 11 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (0.55%) Mercurial
9 8 (0.55%) MSBuild
9 8 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (0.34%) Ant
10 5 (0.34%) CircleCI
11 4 (0.27%) Grunt
11 4 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
11 4 (0.27%) Vagrant
12 3 (0.21%) Maven
12 3 (0.21%) Selenium
12 3 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 273 (18.76%) Finance
2 143 (9.83%) Telecoms
3 66 (4.54%) Banking
4 45 (3.09%) Marketing
5 42 (2.89%) Publishing
6 41 (2.82%) Legal
7 31 (2.13%) Retail
8 28 (1.92%) Back Office
9 27 (1.86%) Law
10 18 (1.24%) Financial Institution
11 17 (1.17%) Advertising
12 10 (0.69%) Spanish Language
13 9 (0.62%) Investment Banking
14 8 (0.55%) Turkish Language
15 7 (0.48%) Front Office
16 6 (0.41%) Games
16 6 (0.41%) Manufacturing
17 5 (0.34%) Aerospace
17 5 (0.34%) Billing
17 5 (0.34%) French Language
Job Titles
1 204 (14.02%) Network Engineer
2 193 (13.26%) Administrator
3 189 (12.99%) Analyst
4 163 (11.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 156 (10.72%) Systems Administrator
6 130 (8.93%) Support Engineer
7 93 (6.39%) IT Support
8 82 (5.64%) DevOps Engineer
8 82 (5.64%) Systems Engineer
9 81 (5.57%) IT Engineer
10 79 (5.43%) Senior Network Engineer
11 75 (5.15%) Linux Engineer
12 72 (4.95%) Architect
13 70 (4.81%) Windows Engineer
14 69 (4.74%) 2nd Line Support
14 69 (4.74%) Support Analyst
15 68 (4.67%) Linux Administrator
16 60 (4.12%) Consultant
16 60 (4.12%) Infrastructure Support
17 58 (3.99%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (6.74%) Web Services
2 64 (4.40%) .NET
3 41 (2.82%) LAMP
4 24 (1.65%) CSS
4 24 (1.65%) HTML
5 23 (1.58%) Middleware
6 21 (1.44%) 802.1X
7 18 (1.24%) Ajax
8 15 (1.03%) REST
9 14 (0.96%) LEMP Stack
9 14 (0.96%) XHTML
10 13 (0.89%) Node.js
11 11 (0.76%) ASP.NET
11 11 (0.76%) JSF
11 11 (0.76%) RESTful
12 10 (0.69%) HTML5
12 10 (0.69%) SOAP
13 9 (0.62%) Memcached
13 9 (0.62%) XML
14 7 (0.48%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 247 (16.98%) Data Centre
2 158 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 78 (5.36%) Management Information System
5 65 (4.47%) Clustering
6 62 (4.26%) Public Cloud
7 60 (4.12%) Blackberry
8 41 (2.82%) Video Conferencing
9 39 (2.68%) Driving Licence
10 37 (2.54%) PKI
10 37 (2.54%) Replication
11 29 (1.99%) Hedge funds
12 26 (1.79%) BYOD
13 25 (1.72%) iPhone
14 21 (1.44%) User Experience
15 20 (1.37%) Client/Server
15 20 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
15 20 (1.37%) Private Cloud
16 17 (1.17%) Cyberthreat
17 16 (1.10%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 922 (63.37%) Windows
2 572 (39.31%) Windows Server
3 466 (32.03%) Linux
4 397 (27.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 349 (23.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 201 (13.81%) Windows 7
7 153 (10.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 132 (9.07%) Windows 10
9 120 (8.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 114 (7.84%) Unix
11 100 (6.87%) Windows 8
12 62 (4.26%) Solaris
13 58 (3.99%) CentOS
14 49 (3.37%) Mac OS X
15 48 (3.30%) Windows XP
16 45 (3.09%) Ubuntu
17 32 (2.20%) Android
18 31 (2.13%) Debian
19 19 (1.31%) Mac OS
20 15 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (20.21%) ITIL
2 159 (10.93%) Load Balancing
3 153 (10.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 148 (10.17%) DevOps
5 113 (7.77%) Configuration Management
6 111 (7.63%) Network Design
7 105 (7.22%) Service Management
8 101 (6.94%) High Availability
9 98 (6.74%) Business Continuity
10 96 (6.60%) Open Source
11 95 (6.53%) Agile Software Development
12 79 (5.43%) Migration
12 79 (5.43%) Project Management
13 78 (5.36%) Information Security
14 74 (5.09%) Change Management
15 63 (4.33%) Service Delivery
16 54 (3.71%) Network Architecture
17 52 (3.57%) ITIL V3
18 50 (3.44%) Network Management
18 50 (3.44%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 199 (13.68%) PowerShell
2 195 (13.40%) SQL
3 182 (12.51%) Python
4 140 (9.62%) Bash Shell
5 122 (8.38%) Perl
6 87 (5.98%) Java
7 75 (5.15%) Ruby
8 61 (4.19%) Shell Script
9 60 (4.12%) PHP
10 55 (3.78%) C#
11 26 (1.79%) JavaScript
12 25 (1.72%) VB
12 25 (1.72%) VBScript
13 16 (1.10%) Go
14 12 (0.82%) Groovy
15 10 (0.69%) T-SQL
16 9 (0.62%) C
16 9 (0.62%) VBA
17 8 (0.55%) Korn
18 7 (0.48%) C++
Qualifications
1 272 (18.69%) Cisco Certification
2 184 (12.65%) Degree
3 183 (12.58%) CCNP
4 148 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 131 (9.00%) CCNA
6 96 (6.60%) MCSE
7 69 (4.74%) MCP
8 65 (4.47%) CCIE
9 62 (4.26%) MCSA
10 45 (3.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 42 (2.89%) Security Cleared
12 23 (1.58%) MCITP
13 20 (1.37%) CISSP
14 17 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
15 15 (1.03%) MCTS
15 15 (1.03%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 14 (0.96%) DV Cleared
17 13 (0.89%) EMC Certification
18 12 (0.82%) CISM
19 11 (0.76%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (5.98%) SLA
2 31 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (1.86%) PCI DSS
4 24 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 18 (1.24%) QA
6 8 (0.55%) ISO27002
7 3 (0.21%) SSAE 16
8 2 (0.14%) GDPR
9 1 (0.069%) FISMA
9 1 (0.069%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 715 (49.14%) Active Directory
2 418 (28.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 216 (14.85%) Hyper-V
4 129 (8.87%) XenApp
5 124 (8.52%) vSphere
6 62 (4.26%) NFS
7 58 (3.99%) VMware ESX
8 48 (3.30%) Virtual Machines
9 44 (3.02%) XenDesktop
10 42 (2.89%) VMware ESXi
11 36 (2.47%) Docker
12 32 (2.20%) Microsoft App-V
12 32 (2.20%) XenServer
13 30 (2.06%) vCloud
14 28 (1.92%) Terminal Services
14 28 (1.92%) Xen
15 27 (1.86%) VMware Workstation
16 23 (1.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 21 (1.44%) Varnish
18 19 (1.31%) KVM
Systems Management
1 147 (10.10%) Puppet
2 140 (9.62%) SCCM
3 117 (8.04%) Ansible
4 75 (5.15%) Nagios
5 68 (4.67%) WSUS
6 57 (3.92%) SCOM
7 55 (3.78%) Opscode Chef
8 47 (3.23%) Backup Exec
9 37 (2.54%) Microsoft Clustering
10 29 (1.99%) ZABBIX
11 26 (1.79%) NetBackup
12 23 (1.58%) Cacti
12 23 (1.58%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 21 (1.44%) Kubernetes
14 20 (1.37%) AirWatch
14 20 (1.37%) FortiGate
14 20 (1.37%) Salt
15 18 (1.24%) HAProxy
16 15 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
16 15 (1.03%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 591 (40.62%) VMware
2 582 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 463 (31.82%) Cisco
4 282 (19.38%) Citrix
5 159 (10.93%) HP
6 120 (8.25%) Palo Alto
7 107 (7.35%) Juniper
8 99 (6.80%) Red Hat
9 95 (6.53%) Apple
10 92 (6.32%) CheckPoint
11 86 (5.91%) Dell
12 76 (5.22%) F5
13 69 (4.74%) Oracle
14 62 (4.26%) NetApp
15 58 (3.99%) EMC
16 56 (3.85%) Symantec
17 52 (3.57%) Intel Security
18 39 (2.68%) Veeam
19 38 (2.61%) Alcatel-Lucent
19 38 (2.61%) SolarWinds
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum plus 15% bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + great company
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Condeco Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Dot Ones
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
H&R Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stanmore, Middlesex
Talent Spa
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£75,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £37,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago