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 9 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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 104 109 115
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1300 1146 1194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.69% 2.59% 2.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.71% 14.93% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1132 930 1019
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7778 7676 8245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.07% 17.37% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6430 6332 6984
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 9 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 9 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 +4 297 £50,000 - 39
Kingston Upon Thames +5 20 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Canary Wharf +23 19 £110,000 +91.30%
Bromley -1 16 £42,500 -5.55%
Brentford - 8 £40,000 -
Mayfair - 8 £55,000 -
Docklands, London +5 5 £42,500 -41.37%
Hounslow -16 5 £48,000 -26.15%
Hackney - 5 £47,500 -
Chiswick -4 4 £23,000 -19.29%
Croydon -17 3 £29,000 -44.76% 1
Enfield - 3 £37,500 -
Wimbledon - 3 £30,000 -
Twickenham +3 2 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Ruislip -3 2 - -
Harrow -12 2 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Hammersmith -17 2 £35,000 -28.57%
Greenwich - 1 £22,000 -
Worcester Park - 1 £45,000 -
Westminster - 1 £67,500 -
Teddington - 1 - -
Isleworth - 1 - - 1
Finchley - 1 £38,500 -
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 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 1766 (71.04%) Windows
2 1329 (53.46%) DHCP
3 1301 (52.33%) Active Directory
4 1155 (46.46%) VMware
5 1082 (43.52%) Microsoft
6 1048 (42.16%) TCP/IP
7 868 (34.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 858 (34.51%) Firewall
9 842 (33.87%) Linux
10 838 (33.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 798 (32.10%) MS Exchange
12 714 (28.72%) Cisco
13 605 (24.34%) VPN
14 601 (24.18%) Windows Server 2003
15 570 (22.93%) LAN
16 549 (22.08%) WAN
17 527 (21.20%) Finance
18 520 (20.92%) MS Excel
19 511 (20.56%) SAN
20 490 (19.71%) Citrix
21 485 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
22 468 (18.83%) Exchange Server 2010
23 450 (18.10%) ITIL
24 425 (17.10%) MS Office
25 421 (16.93%) HP
26 417 (16.77%) SQL
27 408 (16.41%) Windows 7
28 385 (15.49%) SQL Server
29 383 (15.41%) Windows Server 2012
30 337 (13.56%) Load Balancing

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 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
1 798 (32.10%) MS Exchange
2 468 (18.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 333 (13.40%) IIS
4 254 (10.22%) Apache
5 242 (9.73%) SharePoint
6 211 (8.49%) Exchange Server 2007
7 206 (8.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 192 (7.72%) Lync
9 160 (6.44%) Tomcat
10 148 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2013
11 141 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2003
12 77 (3.10%) nginx
13 43 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
13 43 (1.73%) WebSphere
14 36 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
15 33 (1.33%) Confluence
15 33 (1.33%) Node.js
16 32 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
17 27 (1.09%) CMS
18 26 (1.05%) WordPress
Applications
1 520 (20.92%) MS Excel
2 425 (17.10%) MS Office
3 20 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.32%) MS Project
5 7 (0.28%) InfoPath
5 7 (0.28%) Acrobat
6 5 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.16%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.12%) Final Cut Pro
9 2 (0.080%) Maya
9 2 (0.080%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.080%) SPSS
10 1 (0.040%) Doxygen
10 1 (0.040%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.72%) Eikon
3 15 (0.60%) SAP Business One
4 12 (0.48%) RMDS
5 9 (0.36%) Magento
5 9 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.32%) Summit
6 8 (0.32%) 3000 Xtra
6 8 (0.32%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 8 (0.32%) Front Arena
7 5 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.16%) SunGard AvantGard
8 4 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (0.12%) IntelliMatch
9 3 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.080%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.080%) Dynamics AX
11 1 (0.040%) Markit EDM
11 1 (0.040%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 158 (6.36%) Office 365
2 105 (4.22%) Amazon AWS
3 65 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
4 50 (2.01%) SaaS
5 46 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
6 42 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
7 33 (1.33%) Amazon S3
8 26 (1.05%) Joyent
9 17 (0.68%) Amazon ELB
10 16 (0.64%) IaaS
11 15 (0.60%) PaaS
12 12 (0.48%) CloudFront
13 10 (0.40%) Google Apps
14 7 (0.28%) Rackspace Cloud
15 4 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (0.16%) Heroku
15 4 (0.16%) Engine Yard
16 3 (0.12%) Route 53
16 3 (0.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1329 (53.46%) DHCP
2 1048 (42.16%) TCP/IP
3 858 (34.51%) Firewall
4 605 (24.34%) VPN
5 570 (22.93%) LAN
6 549 (22.08%) WAN
7 511 (20.56%) SAN
8 314 (12.63%) HTTP
9 307 (12.35%) Internet
10 293 (11.79%) SSL
11 266 (10.70%) SMTP
12 257 (10.34%) NAS
13 219 (8.81%) LDAP
14 214 (8.61%) Wireless
15 168 (6.76%) VoIP
16 155 (6.23%) MPLS
17 150 (6.03%) VLAN
18 122 (4.91%) BGP
19 121 (4.87%) FTP
20 118 (4.75%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 385 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 234 (9.41%) MySQL
3 126 (5.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 84 (3.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 80 (3.22%) PostgreSQL
6 62 (2.49%) MongoDB
7 56 (2.25%) Redis
8 44 (1.77%) Relational Database
9 43 (1.73%) NoSQL
10 40 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
11 38 (1.53%) Oracle Database
12 33 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
13 31 (1.25%) RDBMS
14 30 (1.21%) MariaDB
15 26 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
16 25 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 16 (0.64%) DB2
18 15 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
19 14 (0.56%) Big Data
20 13 (0.52%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 85 (3.42%) Jenkins
1 85 (3.42%) Git (software)
1 85 (3.42%) Subversion
2 77 (3.10%) JIRA
3 34 (1.37%) Maven
4 33 (1.33%) Ant
5 22 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 19 (0.76%) TeamCity
7 13 (0.52%) Hudson
8 10 (0.40%) FishEye
9 9 (0.36%) Visual Studio
10 8 (0.32%) Selenium
11 7 (0.28%) MSI
12 6 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (0.20%) Mercurial
14 4 (0.16%) AdminStudio
14 4 (0.16%) JUnit
14 4 (0.16%) FitNesse
15 3 (0.12%) Octopus Deploy
15 3 (0.12%) Artifactory
General
1 527 (21.20%) Finance
2 123 (4.95%) Banking
3 112 (4.51%) Law
4 94 (3.78%) Telecoms
5 70 (2.82%) Advertising
6 62 (2.49%) Marketing
7 42 (1.69%) Games
8 36 (1.45%) Legal
9 35 (1.41%) Retail
10 29 (1.17%) Publishing
11 27 (1.09%) Back Office
12 25 (1.01%) Investment Banking
13 22 (0.88%) Financial Institution
14 20 (0.80%) French Language
15 12 (0.48%) Manufacturing
16 10 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
17 9 (0.36%) Online Betting
17 9 (0.36%) Front Office
18 5 (0.20%) Spanish Language
18 5 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 379 (15.25%) Administrator
2 330 (13.27%) Analyst
3 288 (11.58%) Systems Administrator
4 271 (10.90%) Support Engineer
5 187 (7.52%) Systems Engineer
6 165 (6.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 156 (6.28%) Support Analyst
8 155 (6.23%) Network Engineer
9 123 (4.95%) IT Support
10 116 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support
11 113 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
12 110 (4.42%) Architect
13 105 (4.22%) Linux Engineer
14 98 (3.94%) DevOps Engineer
14 98 (3.94%) 3rd Line Support
15 92 (3.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 91 (3.66%) Desktop Support
17 84 (3.38%) Consultant
18 82 (3.30%) Technical Support
19 63 (2.53%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (5.27%) .NET
2 102 (4.10%) Web Services
3 78 (3.14%) CSS
4 67 (2.70%) LAMP
5 65 (2.61%) XML
6 62 (2.49%) HTML
7 46 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
8 38 (1.53%) Middleware
8 38 (1.53%) SOAP
9 33 (1.33%) JSON
10 31 (1.25%) COM
11 30 (1.21%) MSMQ
12 24 (0.97%) ASP.NET
12 24 (0.97%) Ajax
13 21 (0.84%) Application Packaging
14 15 (0.60%) HTML5
14 15 (0.60%) Software Packaging
15 14 (0.56%) jQuery
16 13 (0.52%) Java EE
16 13 (0.52%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 280 (11.26%) Blackberry
2 276 (11.10%) Clustering
3 100 (4.02%) Replication
4 98 (3.94%) Computer Science
5 90 (3.62%) Hedge funds
6 62 (2.49%) Open Source
7 50 (2.01%) Management Information System
8 48 (1.93%) iPhone
9 40 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
10 30 (1.21%) iPad
10 30 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
11 29 (1.17%) Client/Server
12 27 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 26 (1.05%) Statistics
14 23 (0.93%) EqualLogic
15 22 (0.88%) SecurID
16 21 (0.84%) Fat Client
16 21 (0.84%) Thin Client
17 20 (0.80%) Online Games
18 19 (0.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1766 (71.04%) Windows
2 868 (34.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 842 (33.87%) Linux
4 601 (24.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 408 (16.41%) Windows 7
6 383 (15.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 302 (12.15%) UNIX
8 236 (9.49%) Windows XP
9 201 (8.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 185 (7.44%) Solaris
11 171 (6.88%) Windows 8
12 153 (6.15%) CentOS
13 113 (4.55%) Ubuntu
14 86 (3.46%) Mac OS X
14 86 (3.46%) Debian
15 85 (3.42%) Android
16 63 (2.53%) Apple iOS
17 55 (2.21%) Windows Vista
18 49 (1.97%) AIX
19 35 (1.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (18.10%) ITIL
2 337 (13.56%) Load Balancing
3 192 (7.72%) DevOps
4 179 (7.20%) E-Commerce
5 140 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 131 (5.27%) Configuration Management
6 131 (5.27%) Service Management
7 129 (5.19%) Change Management
8 112 (4.51%) Service Delivery
9 105 (4.22%) Project Management
10 100 (4.02%) Network Management
10 100 (4.02%) Mobile Device Management
11 94 (3.78%) Network Design
12 86 (3.46%) Continuous Improvement
13 71 (2.86%) Migration
14 65 (2.61%) Workflow
14 65 (2.61%) Performance Tuning
15 61 (2.45%) Agile Software Development
16 59 (2.37%) Root Cause Analysis
16 59 (2.37%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 417 (16.77%) SQL
2 329 (13.23%) PowerShell
3 268 (10.78%) Perl
4 219 (8.81%) Python
5 185 (7.44%) Java
6 181 (7.28%) Bash Shell
7 142 (5.71%) Ruby
8 128 (5.15%) PHP
9 97 (3.90%) Shell Script
10 87 (3.50%) JavaScript
11 67 (2.70%) C#
12 52 (2.09%) VBScript
13 50 (2.01%) C
14 30 (1.21%) VB
15 23 (0.93%) Korn
16 12 (0.48%) AWK
16 12 (0.48%) Clojure
17 11 (0.44%) C++
18 6 (0.24%) T-SQL
19 5 (0.20%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 485 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 324 (13.03%) MCSE
3 259 (10.42%) Degree
4 223 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
5 158 (6.36%) CCNA
6 143 (5.75%) MCITP
7 139 (5.59%) MCSA
8 108 (4.34%) MCP
9 94 (3.78%) CCNP
10 85 (3.42%) MCTS
11 61 (2.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 53 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
13 52 (2.09%) Security Cleared
14 25 (1.01%) CCSE
15 23 (0.93%) SC Cleared
16 20 (0.80%) Citrix Certification
17 18 (0.72%) RHCE
18 17 (0.68%) CCIE
19 14 (0.56%) CCSP
20 13 (0.52%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (6.28%) SLA
2 45 (1.81%) PCI DSS
3 38 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (1.21%) QA
5 22 (0.88%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.16%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.080%) COBIT
8 1 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1301 (52.33%) Active Directory
2 838 (33.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 317 (12.75%) Hyper-V
4 178 (7.16%) XenApp
5 173 (6.96%) VMware ESX
6 168 (6.76%) vSphere
7 160 (6.44%) NFS
8 128 (5.15%) VMware ESXi
9 64 (2.57%) Terminal Services
10 60 (2.41%) XenDesktop
11 54 (2.17%) XenServer
12 47 (1.89%) Xen
13 42 (1.69%) Varnish
14 32 (1.29%) KVM
15 31 (1.25%) UAG
16 27 (1.09%) Samba
16 27 (1.09%) MetaFrame
17 22 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
18 21 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 19 (0.76%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 306 (12.31%) Puppet
2 200 (8.05%) Opscode Chef
3 182 (7.32%) SCCM
4 174 (7.00%) WSUS
5 130 (5.23%) Nagios
6 127 (5.11%) SCOM
7 120 (4.83%) Backup Exec
8 87 (3.50%) Norton AntiVirus
9 78 (3.14%) NetBackup
10 51 (2.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 37 (1.49%) CiscoWorks
12 29 (1.17%) Cacti
12 29 (1.17%) HP NNM
13 27 (1.09%) Tivoli
14 26 (1.05%) OpenView
15 24 (0.97%) CFEngine
16 23 (0.93%) Ansible
17 21 (0.84%) Vagrant
17 21 (0.84%) Opsview
18 18 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1155 (46.46%) VMware
2 1082 (43.52%) Microsoft
3 714 (28.72%) Cisco
4 490 (19.71%) Citrix
5 421 (16.93%) HP
6 303 (12.19%) Red Hat
7 262 (10.54%) Symantec
8 183 (7.36%) Oracle
9 174 (7.00%) NetApp
10 173 (6.96%) Juniper
11 169 (6.80%) Dell
12 128 (5.15%) CheckPoint
13 120 (4.83%) F5
14 118 (4.75%) IBM
15 105 (4.22%) Apple
16 101 (4.06%) Bloomberg
17 91 (3.66%) EMC
18 87 (3.50%) Reuters
19 83 (3.34%) Veritas
20 68 (2.74%) Sun
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 to £70000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 75,000 + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Full benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Significant bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrow, Middlesex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Gonnadoo
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Bodog Nation
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Bodog Nation
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago