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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic DNS (DDNS)
Rank 884 870 889
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +19
Permanent jobs citing DDNS 3 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.003% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.015% 0.016% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 12
Average salary £27,500 £21,250 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -73.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £19,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,050 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £21,250 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -7.60%

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
20571 18433 22281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.03% 17.34% 18.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16274 14952 18254
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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
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 16 September 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
Scotland - 2 £26,500 -
West Midlands -5 1 £30,000 +41.17%
Telford -5 1 £30,000 +41.17%
Shropshire -8 1 £30,000 +41.17%
England -22 1 £30,000 +41.17%
Glasgow - 1 £25,500 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £27,500 -

DDNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) XenServer
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (40.00%) Lotus
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Coaching
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (20.00%) NAS
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring

DDNS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CCA
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) XenServer
2 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Lotus
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco