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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 22 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing DNS 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 6.06% 2.27% 3.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 40.00% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -17.33%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
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
18 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 18.18% 5.68% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 13
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £27,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 March 2015, 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 41 (97.62%) Windows
1 41 (97.62%) Microsoft
1 41 (97.62%) Active Directory
1 41 (97.62%) VMware
2 38 (90.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 38 (90.48%) MS Exchange
3 37 (88.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (78.57%) VPN
6 32 (76.19%) TCP/IP
7 24 (57.14%) MCTS
7 24 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 24 (57.14%) Apple
7 24 (57.14%) MCP
7 24 (57.14%) MCSE
8 23 (54.76%) Firewall
8 23 (54.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (47.62%) Windows XP
10 18 (42.86%) Cisco
11 17 (40.48%) DHCP
12 14 (33.33%) Hyper-V
12 14 (33.33%) Migration
12 14 (33.33%) MCITP
13 13 (30.95%) SQL
14 12 (28.57%) Software Testing
14 12 (28.57%) MS Excel
15 10 (23.81%) CCNA
15 10 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
16 8 (19.05%) Wireless
16 8 (19.05%) Juniper

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 38 (90.48%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 33 (78.57%) VPN
2 32 (76.19%) TCP/IP
3 23 (54.76%) Firewall
4 17 (40.48%) DHCP
5 8 (19.05%) Wireless
6 3 (7.14%) Broadband
7 2 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (76.19%) Support Engineer
2 15 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support
2 15 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 13 (30.95%) IT Support
3 13 (30.95%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.38%) Administrator
8 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (97.62%) Windows
2 38 (90.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 35 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (54.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (47.62%) Windows XP
6 8 (19.05%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.38%) Debian
7 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Migration
2 12 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 3 (7.14%) Web Design
4 1 (2.38%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (2.38%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (57.14%) MCP
1 24 (57.14%) MCSE
1 24 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 24 (57.14%) MCTS
2 14 (33.33%) MCITP
3 10 (23.81%) CCNA
3 10 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 41 (97.62%) Active Directory
2 37 (88.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 6 (14.29%) XenApp
4 6 (14.29%) DFS Replication
5 1 (2.38%) LXC
5 1 (2.38%) iptables
5 1 (2.38%) Snort
5 1 (2.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.38%) collectd
2 1 (2.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 41 (97.62%) Microsoft
1 41 (97.62%) VMware
2 24 (57.14%) Apple
3 18 (42.86%) Cisco
4 8 (19.05%) Juniper
5 7 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 6 (14.29%) CommVault
6 6 (14.29%) Citrix
6 6 (14.29%) AppSense
7 3 (7.14%) HP
8 2 (4.76%) Dell
8 2 (4.76%) NetApp