The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for DNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
England / London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 140 137
Rank change year-on-year +19 -3  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1034 975 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.82% 2.44% 2.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.67% 15.17% 14.87%
Number of salaries quoted 906 881 945
Median salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +1.35% +1.36%  

DNS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5851 6428 7223
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.95% 16.09% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14546 15729 17453
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing DNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in London

DNS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for DNS in London

DNS
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in London over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in London

DNS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +48 168 £47,500 -5.00% 20
Croydon +2 11 £37,000 +8.82%
Brentford - 11 £45,000 -
Chiswick - 9 £28,000 -
West End of London -2 6 £50,000 -13.04% 4
Westminster -2 6 £35,000 -
Wimbledon +19 5 £26,000 -64.74% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +11 4 £39,000 +4.00% 1
Greenwich - 4 £37,500 -
Southwark +2 3 £28,500 -23.48% 1
Canary Wharf -7 3 £82,500 +101.21%
Hammersmith -24 3 £50,000 +16.27%
Dagenham - 3 £22,500 -
Feltham - 3 - -
Hounslow - 3 £60,000 - 2
Hayes +7 2 £24,000 -46.66%
Twickenham -10 2 £30,000 -25.00%
Enfield - 2 £25,500 - 1
Sidcup +9 1 £31,500 -41.12%
Harrow +3 1 £27,000 -28.00%
Docklands, London +1 1 £82,500 +26.92%
Mayfair +1 1 £62,500 +92.30%
Surbiton -6 1 £19,000 -62.00%
New Malden - 1 £45,000 - 1
Ealing - 1 £31,000 -
Edgware - 1 £38,500 -
Hackney - 1 £26,000 -
DNS
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for DNS.

1 1250 (67.17%) Windows
2 1104 (59.32%) DHCP
3 1033 (55.51%) Active Directory
4 851 (45.73%) VMware
5 806 (43.31%) Windows Server
6 799 (42.93%) Microsoft
7 727 (39.07%) Firewall
8 613 (32.94%) TCP/IP
9 579 (31.11%) Cisco
10 545 (29.29%) Linux
11 527 (28.32%) VMware Infrastructure
12 518 (27.83%) MS Exchange
13 473 (25.42%) Windows Server 2008
14 432 (23.21%) Windows Server 2012
15 424 (22.78%) LAN
16 401 (21.55%) WAN
17 391 (21.01%) VPN
18 359 (19.29%) Citrix
18 359 (19.29%) Finance
19 339 (18.22%) Office 365
20 334 (17.95%) Windows 7
21 321 (17.25%) ITIL
22 311 (16.71%) Hyper-V
23 310 (16.66%) SQL
24 306 (16.44%) SQL Server
25 296 (15.91%) PowerShell
26 281 (15.10%) Cisco Certification
27 256 (13.76%) SAN
28 244 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2010
29 240 (12.90%) Microsoft Office

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 518 (27.83%) MS Exchange
2 244 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 236 (12.68%) IIS
4 224 (12.04%) SharePoint
5 196 (10.53%) Apache
6 140 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 125 (6.72%) Skype for Business
8 114 (6.13%) Tomcat
9 95 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2007
10 87 (4.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 54 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
12 48 (2.58%) nginx
13 46 (2.47%) CMS
14 35 (1.88%) WebLogic
15 31 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
16 27 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
17 18 (0.97%) OpenStack
18 16 (0.86%) Confluence
19 14 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
20 9 (0.48%) JBoss
Applications
1 240 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
2 47 (2.53%) MS Visio
3 41 (2.20%) Microsoft Excel
4 32 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 23 (1.24%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.32%) InDesign
6 6 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.11%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.11%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 2 (0.11%) PTC Creo
7 2 (0.11%) Vectorworks
8 1 (0.054%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 23 (1.24%) RMDS
2 16 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
3 5 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.21%) Visualfiles
5 3 (0.16%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.11%) iTrent
6 2 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.11%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.054%) CA PPM
7 1 (0.054%) Eikon
7 1 (0.054%) Infor SunSystems
7 1 (0.054%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.054%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.054%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.054%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 339 (18.22%) Office 365
2 226 (12.14%) Amazon AWS
3 213 (11.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 67 (3.60%) IaaS
5 43 (2.31%) Azure Active Directory
6 32 (1.72%) SaaS
7 31 (1.67%) PaaS
8 29 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
9 22 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 20 (1.07%) GitHub
10 20 (1.07%) Mimecast
11 18 (0.97%) Amazon S3
12 17 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
12 17 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
13 13 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 11 (0.59%) G Suite
15 9 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 7 (0.38%) Amazon Glacier
16 7 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
16 7 (0.38%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1104 (59.32%) DHCP
2 727 (39.07%) Firewall
3 613 (32.94%) TCP/IP
4 424 (22.78%) LAN
5 401 (21.55%) WAN
6 391 (21.01%) VPN
7 256 (13.76%) SAN
8 221 (11.88%) Internet
9 200 (10.75%) BGP
10 182 (9.78%) Wireless
11 175 (9.40%) OSPF
12 161 (8.65%) MPLS
13 150 (8.06%) VoIP
14 148 (7.95%) HTTP
14 148 (7.95%) VLAN
15 143 (7.68%) SSL
16 141 (7.58%) SMTP
17 140 (7.52%) Network Security
18 114 (6.13%) Cisco ASA
19 96 (5.16%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 306 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 95 (5.10%) MySQL
3 84 (4.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 62 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 42 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 41 (2.20%) NoSQL
7 36 (1.93%) Relational Database
8 29 (1.56%) MongoDB
9 27 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
10 25 (1.34%) Oracle Database
11 20 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
12 19 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
13 17 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
14 16 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
14 16 (0.86%) SQL Server 2016
15 12 (0.64%) Redis
16 11 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
16 11 (0.59%) Oracle Database 12c
16 11 (0.59%) RDBMS
17 10 (0.54%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 106 (5.70%) Git (software)
2 59 (3.17%) TeamCity
3 46 (2.47%) Jenkins
4 31 (1.67%) Maven
5 30 (1.61%) JIRA
6 26 (1.40%) Subversion
7 18 (0.97%) MSI
8 16 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
9 13 (0.70%) Metasploit
10 11 (0.59%) Bitbucket
10 11 (0.59%) Mercurial
10 11 (0.59%) Vagrant
10 11 (0.59%) Visual Studio
11 10 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (0.54%) Darcs
11 10 (0.54%) git-flow
11 10 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
13 6 (0.32%) Selenium
13 6 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 359 (19.29%) Finance
2 123 (6.61%) Telecoms
3 108 (5.80%) Banking
4 89 (4.78%) Legal
5 78 (4.19%) Law
6 71 (3.82%) Retail
7 34 (1.83%) Investment Banking
8 30 (1.61%) Marketing
9 23 (1.24%) Retail Banking
10 22 (1.18%) Financial Institution
11 19 (1.02%) Back Office
12 16 (0.86%) Games
13 15 (0.81%) Manufacturing
14 14 (0.75%) Publishing
15 9 (0.48%) Advertising
15 9 (0.48%) French Language
16 7 (0.38%) Front Office
17 6 (0.32%) Electronics
18 3 (0.16%) German Language
18 3 (0.16%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 271 (14.56%) Analyst
2 270 (14.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 244 (13.11%) Support Engineer
4 241 (12.95%) Network Engineer
5 169 (9.08%) Windows Engineer
6 143 (7.68%) Administrator
7 135 (7.25%) IT Support
8 130 (6.99%) Systems Engineer
9 126 (6.77%) DevOps Engineer
10 120 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
11 118 (6.34%) Support Analyst
12 111 (5.96%) IT Engineer
13 102 (5.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 97 (5.21%) Architect
15 96 (5.16%) Cisco Engineer
16 93 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 90 (4.84%) Infrastructure Support
18 82 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support
19 79 (4.25%) Junior
20 78 (4.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (3.76%) Web Services
2 62 (3.33%) LAMP
3 52 (2.79%) REST
4 48 (2.58%) HTML
5 47 (2.53%) .NET
6 46 (2.47%) CSS
7 45 (2.42%) 802.1X
8 30 (1.61%) JSON
9 27 (1.45%) Middleware
10 21 (1.13%) AngularJS
11 19 (1.02%) Kafka
11 19 (1.02%) SOAP
12 18 (0.97%) LEMP Stack
12 18 (0.97%) RabbitMQ
13 17 (0.91%) Sensu
14 16 (0.86%) Elastic Stack
14 16 (0.86%) React
15 15 (0.81%) ZeroMQ
16 14 (0.75%) HTML5
16 14 (0.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 211 (11.34%) Data Centre
2 122 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
3 104 (5.59%) Clustering
4 102 (5.48%) Computer Science
5 86 (4.62%) Management Information System
6 84 (4.51%) Blackberry
7 64 (3.44%) Public Cloud
8 60 (3.22%) Hedge funds
9 53 (2.85%) Replication
10 39 (2.10%) Linux Command Line
11 35 (1.88%) Driving Licence
12 30 (1.61%) iPad
12 30 (1.61%) PKI
13 27 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
14 26 (1.40%) Hybrid Cloud
15 24 (1.29%) Fintech
16 23 (1.24%) Client/Server
17 22 (1.18%) Fat Client
17 22 (1.18%) Thin Client
18 20 (1.07%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1250 (67.17%) Windows
2 806 (43.31%) Windows Server
3 545 (29.29%) Linux
4 473 (25.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 432 (23.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 334 (17.95%) Windows 7
7 211 (11.34%) Windows 10
8 167 (8.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 138 (7.42%) CentOS
10 130 (6.99%) Unix
11 121 (6.50%) Windows 8
12 111 (5.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 85 (4.57%) Solaris
14 75 (4.03%) Android
15 68 (3.65%) Ubuntu
16 61 (3.28%) Windows XP
17 51 (2.74%) Mac OS X
18 37 (1.99%) Apple iOS
19 35 (1.88%) Debian
20 20 (1.07%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (17.25%) ITIL
2 193 (10.37%) DevOps
3 179 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
4 140 (7.52%) Configuration Management
5 130 (6.99%) Continuous Improvement
6 121 (6.50%) Load Balancing
7 117 (6.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 106 (5.70%) High Availability
9 99 (5.32%) Open Source
10 98 (5.27%) Project Management
11 87 (4.67%) Migration
12 86 (4.62%) Change Management
13 80 (4.30%) Service Management
14 68 (3.65%) Scrum
15 67 (3.60%) Network Design
16 65 (3.49%) E-Commerce
17 62 (3.33%) Asset Management
17 62 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
18 61 (3.28%) Information Security
19 60 (3.22%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 310 (16.66%) SQL
2 296 (15.91%) PowerShell
3 177 (9.51%) Python
4 139 (7.47%) Bash Shell
5 115 (6.18%) Java
6 114 (6.13%) Perl
7 89 (4.78%) Shell Script
8 85 (4.57%) Ruby
9 58 (3.12%) PHP
10 54 (2.90%) JavaScript
11 30 (1.61%) C#
12 24 (1.29%) C
13 23 (1.24%) VBScript
14 20 (1.07%) VB
15 15 (0.81%) Groovy
16 13 (0.70%) T-SQL
17 12 (0.64%) C++
18 11 (0.59%) PL/SQL
19 10 (0.54%) ES6
20 9 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 281 (15.10%) Cisco Certification
2 236 (12.68%) Degree
3 207 (11.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 181 (9.73%) CCNA
5 176 (9.46%) CCNP
6 135 (7.25%) MCSE
7 79 (4.25%) MCSA
8 69 (3.71%) CCIE
9 65 (3.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 48 (2.58%) MCP
11 44 (2.36%) Security Cleared
12 43 (2.31%) Computer Science Degree
13 28 (1.50%) CCSE
14 26 (1.40%) CCSA
15 25 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
15 25 (1.34%) MCITP
16 24 (1.29%) CCNP Voice
16 24 (1.29%) CEH
17 23 (1.24%) CISSP
17 23 (1.24%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (5.16%) SLA
2 50 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (1.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 34 (1.83%) PCI DSS
5 31 (1.67%) QA
6 27 (1.45%) Cyber Essentials
7 24 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 10 (0.54%) COBIT
9 9 (0.48%) GDPR
10 7 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 5 (0.27%) SSAE 16
12 2 (0.11%) GCP
13 1 (0.054%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.054%) FISMA
13 1 (0.054%) ISAE 3402
13 1 (0.054%) NIST 800
13 1 (0.054%) PMO
System Software
1 1033 (55.51%) Active Directory
2 527 (28.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 311 (16.71%) Hyper-V
4 172 (9.24%) XenApp
5 142 (7.63%) VMware ESXi
6 137 (7.36%) vSphere
7 76 (4.08%) Docker
8 74 (3.98%) NFS
9 65 (3.49%) XenDesktop
10 64 (3.44%) Virtual Machines
11 41 (2.20%) KVM
12 38 (2.04%) iptables
13 37 (1.99%) XenServer
14 36 (1.93%) Terminal Services
15 30 (1.61%) DFS Replication
15 30 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
16 23 (1.24%) vCloud
17 22 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
18 18 (0.97%) Xen
19 16 (0.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 195 (10.48%) Puppet
2 187 (10.05%) SCCM
3 145 (7.79%) Ansible
4 104 (5.59%) Nagios
4 104 (5.59%) Opscode Chef
5 74 (3.98%) WSUS
6 70 (3.76%) Backup Exec
7 67 (3.60%) SCOM
8 57 (3.06%) Microsoft Clustering
9 44 (2.36%) AirWatch
10 43 (2.31%) vCenter Server
11 36 (1.93%) Norton AntiVirus
12 29 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
13 28 (1.50%) ZABBIX
14 25 (1.34%) Terraform
15 23 (1.24%) Cacti
15 23 (1.24%) NetBackup
16 22 (1.18%) SolarWinds Orion
17 21 (1.13%) Kubernetes
18 20 (1.07%) Salt
Vendors
1 851 (45.73%) VMware
2 799 (42.93%) Microsoft
3 579 (31.11%) Cisco
4 359 (19.29%) Citrix
5 235 (12.63%) HP
6 142 (7.63%) Red Hat
7 134 (7.20%) CheckPoint
8 133 (7.15%) NetApp
9 121 (6.50%) Palo Alto
10 113 (6.07%) Symantec
11 112 (6.02%) F5
12 96 (5.16%) Dell
13 95 (5.10%) Juniper
14 80 (4.30%) Oracle
15 75 (4.03%) Apple
16 67 (3.60%) EMC
17 57 (3.06%) Veeam
18 51 (2.74%) Google
19 49 (2.63%) IBM
19 49 (2.63%) SolarWinds
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £68000 - £69000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
East London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
The Workshop
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per day £35,000 plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
NPL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 basic + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
SFX
Salary: From £30,699 to £30,699 per annum Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Computer People
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Medical
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + great company culture
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + NEG
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago