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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic DNS (DDNS)
Rank 886 927 876
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -51
Permanent jobs citing DDNS 6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.033% 0.010% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +38.29%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £32,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+53.84% +38.29%

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
18445 20755 19902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.84% 17.74% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15184 16566 15978
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

DDNS Salary Histogram in the UK

DDNS
Top 10 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 31 July 2015. 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 +23 6 £50,000 +53.84% 2
South East - 3 £50,000 - 1
Surrey - 3 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands -10 2 £31,250 -3.84% 1
Telford -3 1 £31,000 -4.61%
Shropshire -5 1 £31,000 -4.61%
Staffordshire - 1 £31,500 - 1
Tamworth - 1 £31,500 - 1
London - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -

DDNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 14 (70.00%) DNS
3 13 (65.00%) Windows
4 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (60.00%) Firewall
5 11 (55.00%) SAN
5 11 (55.00%) LAN
5 11 (55.00%) WAN
5 11 (55.00%) VPN
5 11 (55.00%) IPv6
6 10 (50.00%) HP
6 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 10 (50.00%) DHCP
6 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (50.00%) IPsec
6 10 (50.00%) Network Design
7 9 (45.00%) CCNA
8 8 (40.00%) IPv4
8 8 (40.00%) Linux
8 8 (40.00%) VMware
8 8 (40.00%) IP Telephony
8 8 (40.00%) VLAN
8 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
8 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
10 6 (30.00%) Citrix
10 6 (30.00%) VBScript
10 6 (30.00%) VB
10 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery

DDNS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (20.00%) IIS
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) DNS
2 12 (60.00%) Firewall
3 11 (55.00%) IPv6
3 11 (55.00%) SAN
3 11 (55.00%) LAN
3 11 (55.00%) WAN
3 11 (55.00%) VPN
4 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 10 (50.00%) DHCP
4 10 (50.00%) IPsec
5 8 (40.00%) IP Telephony
5 8 (40.00%) VLAN
5 8 (40.00%) IPv4
5 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (20.00%) Wireless
7 4 (20.00%) DSL
8 3 (15.00%) TACACS
8 3 (15.00%) SSL
8 3 (15.00%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 4 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Support
4 2 (10.00%) Server Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) PKI
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Clustering
3 2 (10.00%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (40.00%) Linux
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (20.00%) UNIX
5 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Network Design
2 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Information Management
4 3 (15.00%) Operations Management
4 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (15.00%) Change Control
4 3 (15.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL V2
5 1 (5.00%) SIEM
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) VBScript
1 6 (30.00%) VB
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (45.00%) CCNA
3 5 (25.00%) Degree
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (10.00%) MCSE
5 2 (10.00%) MCSA
5 2 (10.00%) CCNP
5 2 (10.00%) MCITP
6 1 (5.00%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (5.00%) CCSA
6 1 (5.00%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (20.00%) Terminal Server
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.00%) Snort
5 1 (5.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (10.00%) Nagios
3 1 (5.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 10 (50.00%) HP
3 8 (40.00%) VMware
4 6 (30.00%) Citrix
5 4 (20.00%) Brocade
5 4 (20.00%) SonicWALL
5 4 (20.00%) Websense
6 3 (15.00%) F5
6 3 (15.00%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (15.00%) Juniper
7 2 (10.00%) 3PAR
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.00%) Nokia
8 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago