The table below looks at the statistics for DDNS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DDNS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic DNS (DDNS)
Rank 860 867 886
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +19
Permanent jobs citing DDNS 20 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.011% 0.007%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% 0.065% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 8
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £32,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £35,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19643 18515 22476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.78% 17.18% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15881 14521 18756
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DDNS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DDNS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DDNS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DDNS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DDNS within the UK.

DDNS Salary Trend in the UK

DDNS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DDNS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

DDNS Salary Histogram in the UK

DDNS
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DDNS within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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
England +3 17 £30,000 -14.28% 1
West Midlands -1 17 £30,000 -0.82%
Telford +9 14 £30,000 -0.82%
Shropshire +8 14 £30,000 -0.82%
Worcestershire - 2 £31,500 -
Kidderminster - 2 £31,500 -
Brierley Hill - 1 £31,500 -

DDNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing DDNS 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 DDNS.

1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) DNS
3 16 (72.73%) VMware
4 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
5 13 (59.09%) Firewall
6 12 (54.55%) Cisco
6 12 (54.55%) HP
6 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (50.00%) CCNA
7 11 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
8 10 (45.45%) VPN
9 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
9 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (36.36%) Linux
10 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
10 8 (36.36%) SAN
10 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
11 7 (31.82%) Citrix
11 7 (31.82%) IP Telephony
12 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
12 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (27.27%) Brocade
12 6 (27.27%) VLAN
12 6 (27.27%) vSphere
12 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (22.73%) SQL
13 5 (22.73%) Nagios
13 5 (22.73%) Clustering

DDNS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing DDNS 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 DDNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (13.64%) Lync
4 3 (13.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (13.64%) Apache
4 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
4 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (9.09%) IBM Notes
5 2 (9.09%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) DNS
2 13 (59.09%) Firewall
3 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 10 (45.45%) VPN
4 8 (36.36%) SAN
5 7 (31.82%) IP Telephony
6 6 (27.27%) VLAN
7 5 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (22.73%) NAS
8 4 (18.18%) IPv4
8 4 (18.18%) IPv6
9 3 (13.64%) LDAP
9 3 (13.64%) LAN
9 3 (13.64%) WAN
9 3 (13.64%) DHCP
9 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
9 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (9.09%) SNMP
10 2 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Network Support
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Technical Support
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Clustering
2 3 (13.64%) EqualLogic
2 3 (13.64%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (36.36%) Linux
6 5 (22.73%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (18.18%) Ubuntu
8 2 (9.09%) Windows NT
8 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Network Design
2 3 (13.64%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.64%) Migration
2 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) CCNA
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (13.64%) MCITP
3 3 (13.64%) MCSE
4 2 (9.09%) CCNP
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
3 6 (27.27%) vSphere
4 3 (13.64%) VMware ESX
4 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (9.09%) Terminal Services
5 2 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Nagios
2 3 (13.64%) WSUS
2 3 (13.64%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) VMware
2 12 (54.55%) Cisco
2 12 (54.55%) HP
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) Citrix
5 6 (27.27%) Brocade
6 4 (18.18%) SonicWALL
7 3 (13.64%) Dell
7 3 (13.64%) IBM
7 3 (13.64%) NetApp
8 2 (9.09%) Lotus
8 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £25867 - £27304 per annum + £1,800 Bonus + co car/car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago