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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 5 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 39 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 28.47% 7.02% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 88.64% 36.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 33 4 0
Average salary £36,000 £43,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
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
44 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 32.12% 19.30% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 37 10 16
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £51,050 £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
Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Wimbledon region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 48 (97.96%) Windows
1 48 (97.96%) Active Directory
2 46 (93.88%) VMware
3 45 (91.84%) Microsoft
4 43 (87.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 43 (87.76%) MS Exchange
5 41 (83.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 39 (79.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (71.43%) TCP/IP
7 35 (71.43%) VPN
8 25 (51.02%) Apple
8 25 (51.02%) MCTS
8 25 (51.02%) MCP
8 25 (51.02%) MCSE
8 25 (51.02%) Microsoft Certification
9 23 (46.94%) DHCP
10 20 (40.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (38.78%) Firewall
12 18 (36.73%) Software Testing
13 17 (34.69%) Cisco
14 15 (30.61%) Windows XP
14 15 (30.61%) SQL
14 15 (30.61%) Migration
14 15 (30.61%) MCITP
15 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
15 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
16 10 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
16 10 (20.41%) CCNA
16 10 (20.41%) DFS Replication
17 9 (18.37%) Hyper-V

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 43 (87.76%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.04%) Apache
4 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 35 (71.43%) TCP/IP
1 35 (71.43%) VPN
2 23 (46.94%) DHCP
3 19 (38.78%) Firewall
4 7 (14.29%) Wireless
5 5 (10.20%) SAN
6 3 (6.12%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (69.39%) Support Engineer
2 15 (30.61%) 3rd Line Support
2 15 (30.61%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 13 (26.53%) IT Support
3 13 (26.53%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) VMware Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Wintel Specialist
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 1 (2.04%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (97.96%) Windows
2 43 (87.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (79.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (40.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (30.61%) Windows XP
6 7 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.08%) Linux
8 1 (2.04%) Debian
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Software Testing
2 15 (30.61%) Migration
3 3 (6.12%) Web Design
4 2 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.04%) Software Licensing
5 1 (2.04%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.04%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (2.04%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (51.02%) MCP
1 25 (51.02%) MCSE
1 25 (51.02%) Microsoft Certification
1 25 (51.02%) MCTS
2 15 (30.61%) MCITP
3 10 (20.41%) CCNA
3 10 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 48 (97.96%) Active Directory
2 41 (83.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (20.41%) DFS Replication
4 9 (18.37%) Hyper-V
4 9 (18.37%) XenApp
5 1 (2.04%) Snort
5 1 (2.04%) Xen
5 1 (2.04%) LXC
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.04%) WSUS
2 1 (2.04%) collectd
2 1 (2.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 46 (93.88%) VMware
2 45 (91.84%) Microsoft
3 25 (51.02%) Apple
4 17 (34.69%) Cisco
5 9 (18.37%) AppSense
5 9 (18.37%) Citrix
6 8 (16.33%) CommVault
7 7 (14.29%) Juniper
8 6 (12.24%) NetApp
8 6 (12.24%) CheckPoint
9 5 (10.20%) HP
10 4 (8.16%) Dell
11 2 (4.08%) Veeam
11 2 (4.08%) Acronis