The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 79 103 87
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Permanent jobs citing DNS 16 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.23% 0.70% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.25% 7.24% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 3
Average salary £38,000 £28,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
DNS
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
173 152 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.30% 9.66% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 122 101 69
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

DNS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

DNS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

DNS
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 34 (73.91%) Windows
2 29 (63.04%) Active Directory
3 20 (43.48%) DHCP
4 18 (39.13%) TCP/IP
5 17 (36.96%) Linux
6 14 (30.43%) Clustering
7 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
7 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (26.09%) Windows 7
8 12 (26.09%) Banking
8 12 (26.09%) Retail
8 12 (26.09%) VMware
9 11 (23.91%) Cisco
9 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (21.74%) Mentoring
10 10 (21.74%) Firewall
10 10 (21.74%) Windows XP
10 10 (21.74%) MS Exchange
10 10 (21.74%) UNIX
11 9 (19.57%) Client/Server
11 9 (19.57%) LDAP
11 9 (19.57%) VPN
11 9 (19.57%) SAN
11 9 (19.57%) Finance
11 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery
11 9 (19.57%) Coaching
12 8 (17.39%) Degree
12 8 (17.39%) SMTP
13 7 (15.22%) MCSE
13 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 10 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.52%) Apache
2 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.35%) Lync
4 1 (2.17%) nginx
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (43.48%) DHCP
2 18 (39.13%) TCP/IP
3 10 (21.74%) Firewall
4 9 (19.57%) LDAP
4 9 (19.57%) VPN
4 9 (19.57%) SAN
5 8 (17.39%) SMTP
6 6 (13.04%) POP3
6 6 (13.04%) SSL
6 6 (13.04%) IMAP
7 5 (10.87%) NAS
8 4 (8.70%) HTTP
9 3 (6.52%) VoIP
10 2 (4.35%) Wireless
10 2 (4.35%) IPsec
10 2 (4.35%) Ethernet
10 2 (4.35%) VLAN
10 2 (4.35%) Network Security
11 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (2.17%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQLPlus
1 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
1 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 12 (26.09%) Banking
1 12 (26.09%) Retail
2 9 (19.57%) Finance
3 5 (10.87%) Law
4 3 (6.52%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (13.04%) Support Engineer
1 6 (13.04%) IT Support
2 5 (10.87%) Desktop Technician
2 5 (10.87%) Wintel Consultant
2 5 (10.87%) Consultant
3 4 (8.70%) Systems Manager
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (8.70%) Support Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) DBA
3 4 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (4.35%) Operations Manager
4 2 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (4.35%) Technical Operations Manager
4 2 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (4.35%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (4.35%) Technical Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Security Specialist
4 2 (4.35%) Junior
4 2 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (4.35%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (2.17%) Middleware
1 1 (2.17%) COM
1 1 (2.17%) Web Services
1 1 (2.17%) XML
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Clustering
2 9 (19.57%) Client/Server
3 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (73.91%) Windows
2 17 (36.96%) Linux
3 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (26.09%) Windows 7
5 10 (21.74%) Windows XP
5 10 (21.74%) UNIX
6 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.87%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.70%) Solaris
8 3 (6.52%) CentOS
9 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
9 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.17%) Android
10 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Mentoring
2 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery
2 9 (19.57%) Coaching
3 5 (10.87%) ITIL
4 2 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.17%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (2.17%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.17%) BCP
5 1 (2.17%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.17%) Project Management
5 1 (2.17%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.52%) Python
2 3 (6.52%) Perl
3 2 (4.35%) PHP
4 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.17%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) MCSE
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.87%) MCITP
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.17%) MCSA
4 1 (2.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (63.04%) Active Directory
2 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) NFS
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.17%) iptables
4 1 (2.17%) vSphere
4 1 (2.17%) pfSense
4 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.17%) XenApp
4 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (4.35%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) Puppet
3 1 (2.17%) Nagios
3 1 (2.17%) ZENworks
3 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.09%) VMware
3 11 (23.91%) Cisco
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle
4 4 (8.70%) Veeam
5 3 (6.52%) HP
5 3 (6.52%) Juniper
6 2 (4.35%) Citrix
6 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.17%) Spiceworks
7 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.17%) Symantec
7 1 (2.17%) Websense
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