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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 105 114 118
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1271 1133 1215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.64% 2.56% 2.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.28% 15.14% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1115 906 1029
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,450 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.05% +5.71%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7808 7483 8336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.23% 16.88% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6497 6146 7071
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 29 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 29 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 +9 295 £50,000 - 25
Kingston Upon Thames +7 22 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Canary Wharf +13 14 £110,000 +120.00%
Bromley -6 14 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Brentford 0 7 £40,000 +63.26%
Mayfair - 6 £56,250 -
Harrow -9 5 £65,000 +13.04% 2
Croydon -10 4 £29,000 -38.94% 1
Hounslow -15 4 £35,500 - 1
Docklands, London -1 3 £34,000 -47.69%
Chiswick -5 3 £23,000 -19.29%
Wimbledon - 3 £30,000 -
Twickenham 0 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Hammersmith -16 2 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Hackney - 2 £47,500 -
Enfield - 2 £37,500 -
Greenwich -1 1 £22,000 -12.00%
Hayes -6 1 £51,500 - 2
Isleworth - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £67,500 -
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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 1747 (70.84%) Windows
2 1309 (53.08%) DHCP
3 1289 (52.27%) Active Directory
4 1126 (45.66%) VMware
5 1083 (43.92%) Microsoft
6 1072 (43.47%) TCP/IP
7 860 (34.87%) Firewall
8 825 (33.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 820 (33.25%) VMware Infrastructure
10 812 (32.93%) Linux
11 794 (32.20%) MS Exchange
12 718 (29.12%) Cisco
13 621 (25.18%) VPN
14 579 (23.48%) Windows Server 2003
15 564 (22.87%) LAN
16 536 (21.74%) WAN
17 528 (21.41%) SAN
18 513 (20.80%) MS Excel
19 511 (20.72%) Finance
20 489 (19.83%) Citrix
21 471 (19.10%) Exchange Server 2010
22 470 (19.06%) Microsoft Certification
23 455 (18.45%) ITIL
24 438 (17.76%) HP
25 418 (16.95%) MS Office
26 395 (16.02%) SQL
27 375 (15.21%) SQL Server
28 369 (14.96%) Windows 7
29 358 (14.52%) Windows Server 2012
30 322 (13.06%) Load Balancing

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 794 (32.20%) MS Exchange
2 471 (19.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 317 (12.85%) IIS
4 252 (10.22%) SharePoint
5 251 (10.18%) Apache
6 222 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 204 (8.27%) Lync
8 203 (8.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 150 (6.08%) Tomcat
10 147 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2013
11 138 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2003
12 90 (3.65%) nginx
13 42 (1.70%) SharePoint Server
14 41 (1.66%) WebSphere
14 41 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
15 40 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
16 28 (1.14%) Node.js
17 27 (1.09%) Confluence
18 24 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
18 24 (0.97%) WordPress
Applications
1 513 (20.80%) MS Excel
2 418 (16.95%) MS Office
3 25 (1.01%) 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 (0.041%) Doxygen
9 1 (0.041%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 34 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.81%) Eikon
3 14 (0.57%) RMDS
4 13 (0.53%) SAP Business One
5 10 (0.41%) 3000 Xtra
5 10 (0.41%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 10 (0.41%) Summit
5 10 (0.41%) 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
12 1 (0.041%) Dynamics NAV
12 1 (0.041%) HiPortfolio
12 1 (0.041%) Markit EDM
12 1 (0.041%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 157 (6.37%) Office 365
2 101 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
4 45 (1.82%) SaaS
5 42 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 37 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
7 31 (1.26%) Amazon S3
8 25 (1.01%) Joyent
9 16 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
10 15 (0.61%) IaaS
11 13 (0.53%) Google Apps
11 13 (0.53%) PaaS
12 11 (0.45%) CloudFront
13 7 (0.28%) Rackspace Cloud
14 3 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.12%) Route 53
14 3 (0.12%) GitHub
15 1 (0.041%) Heroku
15 1 (0.041%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 1309 (53.08%) DHCP
2 1072 (43.47%) TCP/IP
3 860 (34.87%) Firewall
4 621 (25.18%) VPN
5 564 (22.87%) LAN
6 536 (21.74%) WAN
7 528 (21.41%) SAN
8 321 (13.02%) HTTP
9 288 (11.68%) Internet
10 287 (11.64%) SSL
11 276 (11.19%) SMTP
12 256 (10.38%) NAS
13 223 (9.04%) LDAP
14 216 (8.76%) Wireless
15 177 (7.18%) MPLS
16 163 (6.61%) VoIP
17 148 (6.00%) VLAN
18 134 (5.43%) BGP
19 122 (4.95%) FTP
20 120 (4.87%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 375 (15.21%) SQL Server
2 240 (9.73%) MySQL
3 128 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 90 (3.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 84 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
6 57 (2.31%) MongoDB
7 48 (1.95%) Redis
8 39 (1.58%) Oracle Database
8 39 (1.58%) NoSQL
9 37 (1.50%) Relational Database
10 32 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
11 28 (1.14%) MariaDB
12 25 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
12 25 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
13 24 (0.97%) RDBMS
14 22 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 17 (0.69%) DB2
16 14 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
16 14 (0.57%) Big Data
17 13 (0.53%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 77 (3.12%) Git (software)
2 74 (3.00%) Jenkins
2 74 (3.00%) Subversion
3 68 (2.76%) JIRA
4 26 (1.05%) Maven
5 25 (1.01%) Ant
6 18 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 17 (0.69%) TeamCity
8 9 (0.36%) Hudson
9 8 (0.32%) Selenium
9 8 (0.32%) Visual Studio
9 8 (0.32%) MSI
9 8 (0.32%) AdminStudio
10 6 (0.24%) FishEye
11 5 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (0.20%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.16%) FitNesse
12 4 (0.16%) JUnit
13 3 (0.12%) Redmine
13 3 (0.12%) MSBuild
General
1 511 (20.72%) Finance
2 120 (4.87%) Banking
3 109 (4.42%) Law
4 103 (4.18%) Telecoms
5 73 (2.96%) Advertising
6 64 (2.60%) Marketing
7 36 (1.46%) Publishing
7 36 (1.46%) Games
8 31 (1.26%) Legal
9 29 (1.18%) Retail
10 28 (1.14%) Investment Banking
11 23 (0.93%) Back Office
12 21 (0.85%) French Language
13 20 (0.81%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
14 13 (0.53%) Manufacturing
15 8 (0.32%) Front Office
16 7 (0.28%) Online Betting
17 5 (0.20%) German Language
17 5 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 365 (14.80%) Administrator
2 319 (12.94%) Analyst
3 284 (11.52%) Systems Administrator
4 256 (10.38%) Support Engineer
5 182 (7.38%) Systems Engineer
6 175 (7.10%) Network Engineer
6 175 (7.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 144 (5.84%) Support Analyst
8 114 (4.62%) Linux Administrator
9 113 (4.58%) 2nd Line Support
10 111 (4.50%) IT Support
11 106 (4.30%) Architect
12 101 (4.10%) 3rd Line Support
13 97 (3.93%) Linux Engineer
14 95 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 95 (3.85%) Desktop Support
15 83 (3.37%) DevOps Engineer
16 81 (3.28%) Consultant
17 79 (3.20%) Technical Support
18 63 (2.55%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (4.70%) .NET
2 104 (4.22%) Web Services
3 80 (3.24%) CSS
4 68 (2.76%) LAMP
5 63 (2.55%) XML
6 61 (2.47%) HTML
7 40 (1.62%) Middleware
8 39 (1.58%) RabbitMQ
9 36 (1.46%) SOAP
10 34 (1.38%) JSON
11 28 (1.14%) Application Packaging
11 28 (1.14%) MSMQ
12 26 (1.05%) Ajax
13 25 (1.01%) ASP.NET
13 25 (1.01%) COM
14 15 (0.61%) Software Packaging
15 13 (0.53%) Apache Flex
15 13 (0.53%) HTML5
15 13 (0.53%) JDBC
16 11 (0.45%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 278 (11.27%) Blackberry
2 269 (10.91%) Clustering
3 103 (4.18%) Replication
4 100 (4.06%) Computer Science
5 99 (4.01%) Hedge funds
6 60 (2.43%) Open Source
7 50 (2.03%) Management Information System
8 41 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
9 39 (1.58%) iPhone
10 30 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
10 30 (1.22%) Client/Server
11 27 (1.09%) Statistics
12 26 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 25 (1.01%) EqualLogic
14 24 (0.97%) SecurID
15 21 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
16 20 (0.81%) iPad
16 20 (0.81%) PKI
17 17 (0.69%) Firmware
18 16 (0.65%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1747 (70.84%) Windows
2 825 (33.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 812 (32.93%) Linux
4 579 (23.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 369 (14.96%) Windows 7
6 358 (14.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 292 (11.84%) UNIX
8 234 (9.49%) Windows XP
9 192 (7.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 187 (7.58%) Solaris
11 165 (6.69%) Windows 8
12 135 (5.47%) CentOS
13 109 (4.42%) Ubuntu
14 92 (3.73%) Mac OS X
15 81 (3.28%) Android
16 77 (3.12%) Debian
17 57 (2.31%) Apple iOS
18 54 (2.19%) AIX
19 46 (1.87%) Windows Vista
20 38 (1.54%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 455 (18.45%) ITIL
2 322 (13.06%) Load Balancing
3 175 (7.10%) DevOps
4 165 (6.69%) E-Commerce
5 142 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 133 (5.39%) Configuration Management
7 132 (5.35%) Change Management
8 120 (4.87%) Service Management
9 107 (4.34%) Service Delivery
10 99 (4.01%) Network Design
11 98 (3.97%) Network Management
12 92 (3.73%) Mobile Device Management
13 88 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
14 85 (3.45%) Migration
14 85 (3.45%) Project Management
15 67 (2.72%) Capacity Planning
16 64 (2.60%) Agile Software Development
16 64 (2.60%) Performance Tuning
17 60 (2.43%) Capacity Management
18 59 (2.39%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 395 (16.02%) SQL
2 297 (12.04%) PowerShell
3 260 (10.54%) Perl
4 212 (8.60%) Python
5 177 (7.18%) Java
5 177 (7.18%) Bash Shell
6 130 (5.27%) Ruby
7 129 (5.23%) PHP
8 93 (3.77%) Shell Script
9 89 (3.61%) JavaScript
10 62 (2.51%) C#
11 47 (1.91%) VBScript
12 44 (1.78%) C
13 30 (1.22%) VB
14 23 (0.93%) Korn
15 12 (0.49%) C++
16 11 (0.45%) AWK
17 9 (0.36%) PowerHouse
18 8 (0.32%) Clojure
19 5 (0.20%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 470 (19.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 318 (12.90%) MCSE
3 251 (10.18%) Degree
4 219 (8.88%) Cisco Certification
5 151 (6.12%) CCNA
6 142 (5.76%) MCSA
7 140 (5.68%) MCITP
8 108 (4.38%) MCP
9 94 (3.81%) CCNP
10 72 (2.92%) MCTS
11 68 (2.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 53 (2.15%) Security Cleared
13 49 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
14 25 (1.01%) SC Cleared
15 23 (0.93%) CCSE
16 22 (0.89%) CCIE
17 19 (0.77%) RHCE
18 18 (0.73%) Citrix Certification
19 13 (0.53%) CCSP
19 13 (0.53%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (6.24%) SLA
2 48 (1.95%) PCI DSS
3 43 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (0.97%) ISO 9001
5 22 (0.89%) QA
6 5 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.16%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.081%) COBIT
9 1 (0.041%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.041%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.041%) BS7799
System Software
1 1289 (52.27%) Active Directory
2 820 (33.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 298 (12.08%) Hyper-V
4 183 (7.42%) vSphere
5 180 (7.30%) XenApp
6 173 (7.02%) VMware ESX
7 160 (6.49%) NFS
8 120 (4.87%) VMware ESXi
9 65 (2.64%) Terminal Services
10 60 (2.43%) XenDesktop
11 47 (1.91%) XenServer
12 46 (1.87%) Varnish
13 45 (1.82%) Xen
14 32 (1.30%) UAG
15 29 (1.18%) Samba
16 27 (1.09%) KVM
17 26 (1.05%) MetaFrame
18 24 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 23 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
20 21 (0.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 283 (11.48%) Puppet
2 195 (7.91%) Opscode Chef
3 192 (7.79%) SCCM
4 167 (6.77%) WSUS
5 127 (5.15%) SCOM
6 126 (5.11%) Backup Exec
7 116 (4.70%) Nagios
8 97 (3.93%) Norton AntiVirus
9 89 (3.61%) NetBackup
10 65 (2.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 34 (1.38%) CiscoWorks
12 27 (1.09%) HP NNM
13 26 (1.05%) OpenView
13 26 (1.05%) Ansible
14 25 (1.01%) Tivoli
14 25 (1.01%) Cacti
15 24 (0.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 23 (0.93%) CFEngine
17 21 (0.85%) HP SIM
17 21 (0.85%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1126 (45.66%) VMware
2 1083 (43.92%) Microsoft
3 718 (29.12%) Cisco
4 489 (19.83%) Citrix
5 438 (17.76%) HP
6 291 (11.80%) Red Hat
7 270 (10.95%) Symantec
8 190 (7.70%) NetApp
9 182 (7.38%) Oracle
10 171 (6.93%) Dell
10 171 (6.93%) Juniper
11 129 (5.23%) CheckPoint
12 125 (5.07%) F5
13 108 (4.38%) IBM
14 107 (4.34%) Apple
15 101 (4.10%) EMC
16 94 (3.81%) Bloomberg
17 84 (3.41%) Veritas
18 82 (3.33%) Reuters
19 64 (2.60%) Sun
Central London / West End
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + training and exam sponsorship
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary is approx 70-85k base + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Training
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Shift Allowance
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Zycron Europe Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £41,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
SBC Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Networking People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Networking People
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Exponential-e
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
New Malden, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 75,000 + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + bonuses & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + bonuses & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago