The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wimbledon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 14 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 11.59% 11.11% 5.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.36% 36.36% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 3
Average salary £40,000 £44,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +64.81%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
DNS
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wimbledon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 31.88% 30.56% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 14
Average salary £38,000 £44,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +62.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £32,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £37,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

DNS
Salary Trend in Wimbledon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Wimbledon region.

DNS Salary Trend in Wimbledon

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wimbledon 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) MS Exchange
3 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
4 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (75.00%) VMware
5 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (50.00%) VPN
7 6 (50.00%) DHCP
8 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (33.33%) Apple
9 4 (33.33%) Firewall
9 4 (33.33%) MCSE
9 4 (33.33%) MCP
9 4 (33.33%) Migration
9 4 (33.33%) MCITP
9 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
9 4 (33.33%) MCTS
9 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (25.00%) NetApp
11 2 (16.67%) Citrix
11 2 (16.67%) SAN
11 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
11 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (16.67%) Finance

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wimbledon 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 11 (91.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (50.00%) VPN
2 6 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (33.33%) MCSE
2 4 (33.33%) MCP
2 4 (33.33%) MCITP
2 4 (33.33%) MCTS
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 2 (16.67%) DFS Replication
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Apple
3 3 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) AppSense
5 1 (8.33%) Veeam
5 1 (8.33%) Acronis
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Dell
5 1 (8.33%) CommVault