The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 106 112 115
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1269 1127 1235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.62% 2.54% 2.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.22% 15.11% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 903 1046
Average salary £46,750 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.57% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,525 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7822 7457 8384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.18% 16.83% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6507 6115 7114
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 +8 293 £50,000 - 25
Kingston Upon Thames +5 22 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Canary Wharf +14 14 £110,000 +120.00%
Bromley -5 14 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Brentford - 7 £40,000 -
Mayfair - 6 £56,250 -
Harrow -10 5 £65,000 +13.04% 2
Croydon -11 4 £29,000 -38.94% 2
Hounslow -14 4 £35,500 - 1
Docklands, London +2 3 £34,000 -47.69%
Chiswick -7 3 £23,000 -19.29%
Wimbledon - 3 £30,000 -
Hackney - 3 £47,500 -
Twickenham -2 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Hammersmith -15 2 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Enfield - 2 £37,500 -
Greenwich -1 1 £22,000 -12.00%
Hayes -8 1 £51,500 - 2
Isleworth - 1 - - 1
Westminster - 1 £67,500 -
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 1749 (70.61%) Windows
2 1316 (53.13%) DHCP
3 1291 (52.12%) Active Directory
4 1131 (45.66%) VMware
5 1086 (43.84%) Microsoft
6 1068 (43.12%) TCP/IP
7 859 (34.68%) Firewall
8 825 (33.31%) VMware Infrastructure
9 824 (33.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 821 (33.14%) Linux
11 797 (32.18%) MS Exchange
12 715 (28.87%) Cisco
13 614 (24.79%) VPN
14 569 (22.97%) Windows Server 2003
15 563 (22.73%) LAN
16 536 (21.64%) WAN
17 524 (21.15%) SAN
18 513 (20.71%) MS Excel
19 509 (20.55%) Finance
20 483 (19.50%) Citrix
21 475 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2010
22 470 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
23 450 (18.17%) ITIL
24 432 (17.44%) HP
25 416 (16.79%) MS Office
26 400 (16.15%) SQL
27 380 (15.34%) SQL Server
28 375 (15.14%) Windows 7
29 357 (14.41%) Windows Server 2012
30 326 (13.16%) Load Balancing

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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
1 797 (32.18%) MS Exchange
2 475 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 323 (13.04%) IIS
4 254 (10.25%) Apache
5 251 (10.13%) SharePoint
6 222 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2007
7 204 (8.24%) Lync
8 202 (8.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 153 (6.18%) Tomcat
10 149 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2013
11 137 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2003
12 87 (3.51%) nginx
13 42 (1.70%) WebSphere
14 41 (1.66%) SharePoint Server
14 41 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
14 41 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
15 28 (1.13%) Confluence
15 28 (1.13%) Node.js
16 24 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
16 24 (0.97%) WordPress
Applications
1 513 (20.71%) MS Excel
2 416 (16.79%) MS Office
3 24 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.28%) InfoPath
5 6 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.20%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.20%) MS Project
6 5 (0.20%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.12%) Final Cut Pro
8 2 (0.081%) Maya
8 2 (0.081%) 3ds Max
8 2 (0.081%) SPSS
9 1 (0.040%) Doxygen
9 1 (0.040%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.81%) Eikon
3 14 (0.57%) RMDS
4 13 (0.52%) SAP Business One
5 10 (0.40%) 3000 Xtra
5 10 (0.40%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 10 (0.40%) Summit
5 10 (0.40%) Front Arena
6 9 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (0.32%) Magento
8 5 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.16%) SunGard AvantGard
9 4 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
9 4 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
10 3 (0.12%) IntelliMatch
11 2 (0.081%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (0.081%) Dynamics NAV
12 1 (0.040%) Visualfiles
12 1 (0.040%) HiPortfolio
12 1 (0.040%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 155 (6.26%) Office 365
2 100 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
3 60 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
4 47 (1.90%) SaaS
5 42 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 37 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
7 31 (1.25%) Amazon S3
8 24 (0.97%) Joyent
9 16 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
10 15 (0.61%) IaaS
11 14 (0.57%) PaaS
12 13 (0.52%) Google Apps
13 11 (0.44%) CloudFront
14 7 (0.28%) Rackspace Cloud
15 3 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
15 3 (0.12%) Route 53
15 3 (0.12%) GitHub
16 1 (0.040%) Heroku
16 1 (0.040%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 1316 (53.13%) DHCP
2 1068 (43.12%) TCP/IP
3 859 (34.68%) Firewall
4 614 (24.79%) VPN
5 563 (22.73%) LAN
6 536 (21.64%) WAN
7 524 (21.15%) SAN
8 320 (12.92%) HTTP
9 290 (11.71%) Internet
10 287 (11.59%) SSL
11 276 (11.14%) SMTP
12 258 (10.42%) NAS
13 225 (9.08%) LDAP
14 216 (8.72%) Wireless
15 175 (7.06%) MPLS
16 165 (6.66%) VoIP
17 148 (5.97%) VLAN
18 134 (5.41%) BGP
19 123 (4.97%) SNMP
19 123 (4.97%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 380 (15.34%) SQL Server
2 242 (9.77%) MySQL
3 128 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 89 (3.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 86 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
6 58 (2.34%) MongoDB
7 49 (1.98%) Redis
8 40 (1.61%) NoSQL
9 39 (1.57%) Oracle Database
10 38 (1.53%) Relational Database
11 34 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
12 29 (1.17%) MariaDB
13 26 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
14 25 (1.01%) RDBMS
15 24 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
16 22 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 17 (0.69%) DB2
18 14 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
18 14 (0.57%) Big Data
19 13 (0.52%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 78 (3.15%) Git (software)
2 76 (3.07%) Subversion
3 75 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 69 (2.79%) JIRA
5 27 (1.09%) Maven
6 26 (1.05%) Ant
7 18 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 17 (0.69%) TeamCity
9 10 (0.40%) Hudson
10 8 (0.32%) Selenium
10 8 (0.32%) Visual Studio
10 8 (0.32%) MSI
10 8 (0.32%) AdminStudio
11 6 (0.24%) FishEye
11 6 (0.24%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.16%) FitNesse
13 4 (0.16%) JUnit
14 3 (0.12%) Redmine
14 3 (0.12%) MSBuild
General
1 509 (20.55%) Finance
2 120 (4.84%) Banking
3 111 (4.48%) Law
4 101 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 72 (2.91%) Advertising
6 63 (2.54%) Marketing
7 37 (1.49%) Games
8 34 (1.37%) Publishing
8 34 (1.37%) Legal
9 30 (1.21%) Retail
10 28 (1.13%) Investment Banking
11 24 (0.97%) Back Office
12 21 (0.85%) Financial Institution
12 21 (0.85%) French Language
13 13 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
13 13 (0.52%) Manufacturing
14 9 (0.36%) Front Office
15 7 (0.28%) Online Betting
16 5 (0.20%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 372 (15.02%) Administrator
2 322 (13.00%) Analyst
3 290 (11.71%) Systems Administrator
4 257 (10.38%) Support Engineer
5 177 (7.15%) Systems Engineer
6 175 (7.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 172 (6.94%) Network Engineer
8 147 (5.93%) Support Analyst
9 114 (4.60%) Linux Administrator
9 114 (4.60%) IT Support
10 112 (4.52%) 2nd Line Support
11 106 (4.28%) Architect
12 99 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
13 96 (3.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 96 (3.88%) Linux Engineer
14 95 (3.84%) Desktop Support
15 85 (3.43%) DevOps Engineer
16 80 (3.23%) Consultant
17 79 (3.19%) Technical Support
18 61 (2.46%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (4.80%) .NET
2 102 (4.12%) Web Services
3 79 (3.19%) CSS
4 67 (2.70%) LAMP
5 63 (2.54%) HTML
5 63 (2.54%) XML
6 40 (1.61%) Middleware
6 40 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
7 37 (1.49%) SOAP
8 33 (1.33%) JSON
9 29 (1.17%) MSMQ
10 28 (1.13%) Application Packaging
11 27 (1.09%) COM
12 26 (1.05%) Ajax
13 24 (0.97%) ASP.NET
14 15 (0.61%) Software Packaging
15 13 (0.52%) Apache Flex
15 13 (0.52%) HTML5
15 13 (0.52%) JDBC
16 12 (0.48%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 277 (11.18%) Blackberry
2 276 (11.14%) Clustering
3 102 (4.12%) Replication
4 100 (4.04%) Computer Science
5 96 (3.88%) Hedge funds
6 62 (2.50%) Open Source
7 51 (2.06%) Management Information System
8 41 (1.66%) iPhone
8 41 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
9 32 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
10 30 (1.21%) Client/Server
11 27 (1.09%) Statistics
12 26 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 24 (0.97%) SecurID
14 23 (0.93%) EqualLogic
15 21 (0.85%) iPad
16 20 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
16 20 (0.81%) PKI
17 17 (0.69%) Firmware
17 17 (0.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1749 (70.61%) Windows
2 824 (33.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 821 (33.14%) Linux
4 569 (22.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 375 (15.14%) Windows 7
6 357 (14.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 297 (11.99%) UNIX
8 232 (9.37%) Windows XP
9 192 (7.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 185 (7.47%) Solaris
11 168 (6.78%) Windows 8
12 138 (5.57%) CentOS
13 109 (4.40%) Ubuntu
14 89 (3.59%) Mac OS X
15 81 (3.27%) Android
16 79 (3.19%) Debian
17 60 (2.42%) Apple iOS
18 53 (2.14%) AIX
19 47 (1.90%) Windows Vista
20 38 (1.53%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (18.17%) ITIL
2 326 (13.16%) Load Balancing
3 177 (7.15%) DevOps
4 171 (6.90%) E-Commerce
5 139 (5.61%) Disaster Recovery
6 133 (5.37%) Configuration Management
6 133 (5.37%) Change Management
7 118 (4.76%) Service Management
8 108 (4.36%) Service Delivery
9 98 (3.96%) Network Design
9 98 (3.96%) Network Management
10 92 (3.71%) Mobile Device Management
11 90 (3.63%) Continuous Improvement
12 87 (3.51%) Project Management
13 83 (3.35%) Migration
14 67 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
15 64 (2.58%) Agile Software Development
15 64 (2.58%) Capacity Planning
16 61 (2.46%) Capacity Management
17 60 (2.42%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 400 (16.15%) SQL
2 303 (12.23%) PowerShell
3 263 (10.62%) Perl
4 216 (8.72%) Python
5 179 (7.23%) Java
6 178 (7.19%) Bash Shell
7 132 (5.33%) Ruby
7 132 (5.33%) PHP
8 96 (3.88%) Shell Script
9 89 (3.59%) JavaScript
10 63 (2.54%) C#
11 48 (1.94%) VBScript
12 47 (1.90%) C
13 30 (1.21%) VB
14 22 (0.89%) Korn
15 12 (0.48%) C++
16 10 (0.40%) AWK
17 8 (0.32%) Clojure
17 8 (0.32%) PowerHouse
18 5 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 470 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 317 (12.80%) MCSE
3 250 (10.09%) Degree
4 216 (8.72%) Cisco Certification
5 150 (6.06%) CCNA
6 140 (5.65%) MCSA
7 138 (5.57%) MCITP
8 108 (4.36%) MCP
9 92 (3.71%) CCNP
10 73 (2.95%) MCTS
11 65 (2.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 56 (2.26%) Security Cleared
13 47 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
14 26 (1.05%) SC Cleared
15 23 (0.93%) CCSE
16 20 (0.81%) CCIE
17 19 (0.77%) Citrix Certification
17 19 (0.77%) RHCE
18 13 (0.52%) Avaya Certification
18 13 (0.52%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (6.26%) SLA
2 49 (1.98%) PCI DSS
3 42 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (0.97%) QA
5 22 (0.89%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.16%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.081%) COBIT
9 1 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.040%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.040%) BS7799
System Software
1 1291 (52.12%) Active Directory
2 825 (33.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 302 (12.19%) Hyper-V
4 178 (7.19%) vSphere
5 174 (7.02%) VMware ESX
6 173 (6.98%) XenApp
7 161 (6.50%) NFS
8 117 (4.72%) VMware ESXi
9 67 (2.70%) Terminal Services
10 57 (2.30%) XenDesktop
11 47 (1.90%) XenServer
12 46 (1.86%) Xen
12 46 (1.86%) Varnish
13 30 (1.21%) UAG
14 29 (1.17%) KVM
14 29 (1.17%) Samba
15 24 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 24 (0.97%) MetaFrame
16 23 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
17 20 (0.81%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 288 (11.63%) Puppet
2 194 (7.83%) Opscode Chef
3 190 (7.67%) SCCM
4 169 (6.82%) WSUS
5 125 (5.05%) SCOM
6 120 (4.84%) Nagios
6 120 (4.84%) Backup Exec
7 93 (3.75%) Norton AntiVirus
8 87 (3.51%) NetBackup
9 62 (2.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 35 (1.41%) CiscoWorks
11 28 (1.13%) HP NNM
12 27 (1.09%) Cacti
13 26 (1.05%) OpenView
14 25 (1.01%) Tivoli
14 25 (1.01%) Ansible
15 23 (0.93%) CFEngine
15 23 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 21 (0.85%) Vagrant
17 19 (0.77%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 1131 (45.66%) VMware
2 1086 (43.84%) Microsoft
3 715 (28.87%) Cisco
4 483 (19.50%) Citrix
5 432 (17.44%) HP
6 293 (11.83%) Red Hat
7 265 (10.70%) Symantec
8 185 (7.47%) NetApp
9 180 (7.27%) Oracle
10 171 (6.90%) Juniper
11 170 (6.86%) Dell
12 131 (5.29%) CheckPoint
13 126 (5.09%) F5
14 109 (4.40%) IBM
15 107 (4.32%) Apple
16 97 (3.92%) EMC
17 94 (3.79%) Bloomberg
18 85 (3.43%) Veritas
19 82 (3.31%) Reuters
20 63 (2.54%) Sun
London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £55,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Fusion Experience
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000 + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000 + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Veridicore Limited
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + high bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits inc. bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + Package & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + + Package & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sure Recruitment
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago