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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 135 99
Rank change year-on-year +3 -36  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 822 996 1288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.44% 2.36% 3.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.53% 14.99% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 712 851 1093
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,689
% change year-on-year +2.66% +2.21%  

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 5293 6646 7713
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.69% 15.76% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4473 5609 6442
Median salary £52,500 £51,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing DNS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 28 March 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 28 March 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 +67 183 £45,000 -10.00% 20
Canary Wharf -4 8 £65,000 +116.66%
West End of London +10 6 £52,000 -0.95% 2
Croydon - 6 £32,500 -
Hammersmith -7 5 £29,500 -46.36% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +5 4 £43,185 +15.15% 6
Chiswick -2 3 £26,000 -48.00%
Westminster -8 3 £35,000 -11.39%
Dagenham - 3 £32,000 - 2
Wimbledon +9 2 £36,000 -30.09%
Brentford -2 2 £45,750 -3.68%
Wembley - 2 £41,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 £37,500 -
Clapham - 2 £30,000 -
Surbiton +7 1 - - 1
Bromley -2 1 - -
Enfield - 1 £47,500 -
Mayfair - 1 £60,000 -
Barking - 1 £23,000 - 1
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 1006 (65.49%) Windows
2 852 (55.47%) DHCP
3 754 (49.09%) Active Directory
4 655 (42.64%) VMware
5 645 (41.99%) Microsoft
6 638 (41.54%) Windows Server
7 618 (40.23%) Firewall
8 596 (38.80%) TCP/IP
9 496 (32.29%) Linux
10 493 (32.10%) Cisco
11 440 (28.65%) VMware Infrastructure
12 423 (27.54%) Windows Server 2008
13 379 (24.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 359 (23.37%) LAN
15 352 (22.92%) MS Exchange
16 351 (22.85%) VPN
17 312 (20.31%) Citrix
18 309 (20.12%) WAN
19 294 (19.14%) Cisco Certification
20 286 (18.62%) ITIL
21 276 (17.97%) SQL Server
22 272 (17.71%) IIS
23 271 (17.64%) Finance
24 265 (17.25%) MS Excel
25 248 (16.15%) Data Centre
26 241 (15.69%) Hyper-V
27 225 (14.65%) Amazon AWS
28 219 (14.26%) CCNP
29 216 (14.06%) PowerShell
30 213 (13.87%) Windows 7

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
1 352 (22.92%) MS Exchange
2 272 (17.71%) IIS
3 191 (12.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 175 (11.39%) Apache
5 137 (8.92%) SharePoint
6 119 (7.75%) Skype for Business
7 108 (7.03%) Tomcat
8 89 (5.79%) Exchange Server 2013
9 67 (4.36%) Exchange Server 2003
9 67 (4.36%) Exchange Server 2007
10 49 (3.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 48 (3.13%) nginx
12 31 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
13 26 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
14 19 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
14 19 (1.24%) WebLogic
15 17 (1.11%) CMS
15 17 (1.11%) JBoss
16 12 (0.78%) lighttpd
17 10 (0.65%) OpenStack
Applications
1 265 (17.25%) MS Excel
2 190 (12.37%) MS Office
3 33 (2.15%) MS Visio
4 29 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (1.37%) MS Project
6 6 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.20%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 3 (0.20%) PTC Creo
8 2 (0.13%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.13%) Vectorworks
9 1 (0.065%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.065%) Autodesk Flame
9 1 (0.065%) Houdini
9 1 (0.065%) InDesign
9 1 (0.065%) Maya
9 1 (0.065%) Mozilla Thunderbird
9 1 (0.065%) NUKE
9 1 (0.065%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.33%) Oracle Retail
2 5 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.20%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.13%) Eikon
4 2 (0.13%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.065%) Bankmaster
5 1 (0.065%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.065%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 225 (14.65%) Amazon AWS
2 194 (12.63%) Office 365
3 137 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 41 (2.67%) IaaS
5 40 (2.60%) SaaS
6 31 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
7 28 (1.82%) PaaS
8 23 (1.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 22 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
10 16 (1.04%) G Suite
11 13 (0.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 13 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
12 12 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (0.78%) Mimecast
13 11 (0.72%) IBM Cloud
14 10 (0.65%) Amazon S3
14 10 (0.65%) SoftLayer
15 9 (0.59%) GitHub
15 9 (0.59%) Heroku
16 8 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 852 (55.47%) DHCP
2 618 (40.23%) Firewall
3 596 (38.80%) TCP/IP
4 359 (23.37%) LAN
5 351 (22.85%) VPN
6 309 (20.12%) WAN
7 201 (13.09%) Internet
8 194 (12.63%) Wireless
9 184 (11.98%) BGP
10 167 (10.87%) Network Security
10 167 (10.87%) OSPF
11 163 (10.61%) SAN
12 149 (9.70%) HTTP
13 131 (8.53%) SSL
14 130 (8.46%) SMTP
15 127 (8.27%) VoIP
16 108 (7.03%) Cisco ASA
17 102 (6.64%) MPLS
18 90 (5.86%) VLAN
19 89 (5.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (17.97%) SQL Server
2 76 (4.95%) MySQL
3 67 (4.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 52 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 39 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 29 (1.89%) Relational Database
7 25 (1.63%) NoSQL
8 24 (1.56%) Oracle Database
9 20 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
10 19 (1.24%) MongoDB
10 19 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
11 15 (0.98%) Big Data
11 15 (0.98%) Redis
12 14 (0.91%) Hadoop
13 12 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
13 12 (0.78%) GIS
14 9 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (0.52%) RDBMS
16 7 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
16 7 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 79 (5.14%) Git (software)
2 70 (4.56%) Jenkins
3 33 (2.15%) TeamCity
4 31 (2.02%) Subversion
5 24 (1.56%) MSI
6 19 (1.24%) JIRA
7 14 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 14 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
8 12 (0.78%) Visual Studio
9 11 (0.72%) Mercurial
9 11 (0.72%) Vagrant
10 8 (0.52%) MSBuild
11 6 (0.39%) Maven
11 6 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
13 4 (0.26%) webpack
14 3 (0.20%) Grunt
14 3 (0.20%) Selenium
14 3 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
15 2 (0.13%) Firebug
General
1 271 (17.64%) Finance
2 122 (7.94%) Telecoms
3 52 (3.39%) Banking
4 44 (2.86%) Legal
4 44 (2.86%) Marketing
5 43 (2.80%) Retail
6 38 (2.47%) Law
6 38 (2.47%) Publishing
7 24 (1.56%) Back Office
8 21 (1.37%) Financial Institution
9 14 (0.91%) Advertising
10 10 (0.65%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.46%) Games
12 5 (0.33%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.33%) Electronics
12 5 (0.33%) Front Office
12 5 (0.33%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.33%) Turkish Language
13 4 (0.26%) Billing
14 3 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 238 (15.49%) Network Engineer
2 189 (12.30%) Analyst
3 176 (11.46%) Administrator
4 175 (11.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 156 (10.16%) Support Engineer
6 146 (9.51%) Systems Administrator
7 100 (6.51%) IT Support
7 100 (6.51%) Windows Engineer
8 97 (6.32%) Systems Engineer
9 90 (5.86%) DevOps Engineer
9 90 (5.86%) Linux Engineer
10 89 (5.79%) Architect
11 87 (5.66%) IT Engineer
12 80 (5.21%) Senior Network Engineer
13 75 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
14 70 (4.56%) Cisco Engineer
15 68 (4.43%) Linux Administrator
16 67 (4.36%) Support Analyst
17 65 (4.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
18 62 (4.04%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (6.64%) Web Services
2 74 (4.82%) .NET
3 43 (2.80%) LAMP
4 34 (2.21%) CSS
5 31 (2.02%) HTML
6 26 (1.69%) REST
7 24 (1.56%) Middleware
8 22 (1.43%) 802.1X
9 18 (1.17%) Ajax
10 15 (0.98%) SOAP
11 14 (0.91%) AngularJS
11 14 (0.91%) LEMP Stack
12 13 (0.85%) Elastic Stack
12 13 (0.85%) JSON
12 13 (0.85%) RESTful
13 12 (0.78%) ASP.NET
13 12 (0.78%) Memcached
13 12 (0.78%) XHTML
14 11 (0.72%) Node.js
14 11 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 248 (16.15%) Data Centre
2 170 (11.07%) Analytical Skills
3 90 (5.86%) Computer Science
4 81 (5.27%) Clustering
5 78 (5.08%) Management Information System
6 67 (4.36%) Public Cloud
7 61 (3.97%) Blackberry
8 44 (2.86%) Replication
9 40 (2.60%) Driving Licence
9 40 (2.60%) Hedge funds
10 39 (2.54%) PKI
11 28 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
12 25 (1.63%) iPhone
13 24 (1.56%) BYOD
14 23 (1.50%) Linux Command Line
14 23 (1.50%) Security Operations Centre
15 20 (1.30%) Client/Server
16 18 (1.17%) iPad
17 17 (1.11%) Private Cloud
18 16 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1006 (65.49%) Windows
2 638 (41.54%) Windows Server
3 496 (32.29%) Linux
4 423 (27.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 379 (24.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 213 (13.87%) Windows 7
7 156 (10.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 138 (8.98%) Windows 10
9 124 (8.07%) Unix
10 122 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 97 (6.32%) Windows 8
12 75 (4.88%) CentOS
13 66 (4.30%) Solaris
14 55 (3.58%) Windows XP
15 52 (3.39%) Ubuntu
16 49 (3.19%) Mac OS X
17 38 (2.47%) Debian
18 36 (2.34%) Android
19 19 (1.24%) Mac OS
20 14 (0.91%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (18.62%) ITIL
2 168 (10.94%) DevOps
3 162 (10.55%) Load Balancing
4 151 (9.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 116 (7.55%) Configuration Management
6 113 (7.36%) Agile Software Development
7 106 (6.90%) Network Design
8 104 (6.77%) High Availability
8 104 (6.77%) Open Source
8 104 (6.77%) Service Management
9 83 (5.40%) Business Continuity
10 82 (5.34%) Project Management
11 78 (5.08%) Change Management
12 75 (4.88%) Information Security
13 72 (4.69%) Migration
14 63 (4.10%) Continuous Improvement
15 60 (3.91%) Service Delivery
16 55 (3.58%) Network Management
16 55 (3.58%) Server Building
17 51 (3.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 216 (14.06%) PowerShell
2 212 (13.80%) SQL
3 190 (12.37%) Python
4 132 (8.59%) Bash Shell
5 126 (8.20%) Perl
6 97 (6.32%) Java
7 70 (4.56%) Ruby
8 64 (4.17%) C#
9 63 (4.10%) PHP
10 59 (3.84%) Shell Script
11 38 (2.47%) JavaScript
12 29 (1.89%) VBScript
13 24 (1.56%) VB
14 15 (0.98%) Go
15 12 (0.78%) Groovy
16 10 (0.65%) T-SQL
17 9 (0.59%) VBA
18 8 (0.52%) C
19 7 (0.46%) C++
20 5 (0.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 294 (19.14%) Cisco Certification
2 219 (14.26%) CCNP
3 187 (12.17%) Degree
4 155 (10.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 139 (9.05%) CCNA
6 96 (6.25%) MCSE
7 72 (4.69%) CCIE
8 67 (4.36%) MCSA
9 56 (3.65%) MCP
10 53 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 42 (2.73%) Security Cleared
12 22 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
13 20 (1.30%) CISSP
14 17 (1.11%) MCITP
15 15 (0.98%) CCNP Voice
15 15 (0.98%) CCSE
16 14 (0.91%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
17 13 (0.85%) SC Cleared
18 12 (0.78%) CCSA
18 12 (0.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (5.60%) SLA
2 34 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 29 (1.89%) PCI DSS
5 20 (1.30%) QA
6 15 (0.98%) ISO27002
7 5 (0.33%) SSAE 16
8 3 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.20%) GDPR
9 1 (0.065%) COBIT
9 1 (0.065%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.065%) FISMA
9 1 (0.065%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.065%) PMO
System Software
1 754 (49.09%) Active Directory
2 440 (28.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 241 (15.69%) Hyper-V
4 139 (9.05%) XenApp
5 121 (7.88%) vSphere
6 66 (4.30%) VMware ESX
7 61 (3.97%) NFS
8 50 (3.26%) XenDesktop
9 48 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
10 47 (3.06%) Docker
11 43 (2.80%) Virtual Machines
12 36 (2.34%) XenServer
13 35 (2.28%) Microsoft App-V
14 33 (2.15%) vCloud
15 27 (1.76%) VMware Workstation
16 26 (1.69%) Terminal Services
17 25 (1.63%) KVM
18 24 (1.56%) Xen
19 22 (1.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
20 21 (1.37%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 157 (10.22%) Puppet
2 133 (8.66%) SCCM
3 121 (7.88%) Ansible
4 80 (5.21%) Nagios
5 63 (4.10%) WSUS
6 60 (3.91%) Opscode Chef
7 55 (3.58%) SCOM
8 52 (3.39%) Backup Exec
9 49 (3.19%) Microsoft Clustering
10 28 (1.82%) ZABBIX
11 27 (1.76%) Cisco CUCM
12 25 (1.63%) Kubernetes
12 25 (1.63%) NetBackup
13 24 (1.56%) Cacti
13 24 (1.56%) Salt
14 21 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
14 21 (1.37%) Terraform
15 19 (1.24%) AirWatch
16 18 (1.17%) HAProxy
17 17 (1.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 655 (42.64%) VMware
2 645 (41.99%) Microsoft
3 493 (32.10%) Cisco
4 312 (20.31%) Citrix
5 180 (11.72%) HP
6 118 (7.68%) Palo Alto
7 108 (7.03%) Red Hat
8 105 (6.84%) CheckPoint
9 103 (6.71%) Apple
10 98 (6.38%) Juniper
11 86 (5.60%) Dell
12 73 (4.75%) NetApp
13 72 (4.69%) Oracle
14 69 (4.49%) F5
15 61 (3.97%) Symantec
16 60 (3.91%) EMC
17 45 (2.93%) Google
18 41 (2.67%) Intel Security
19 39 (2.54%) SolarWinds
19 39 (2.54%) Veritas
London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East London
Ebury
Salary: £35000.00 - £39000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East London
RM plc
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £275 - £325 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + on call / Bonus / Training!
Posted: 5 days ago
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Pension, Private Health, Life Insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Octopus Investments
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
RM plc
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dagenham, Essex
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £22,500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £23k to £28k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £34000 Per Annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Employ Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago