The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 13 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 4.35% 6.35% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 44.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £28,500 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.45% -5.33%
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 Fife region.

Communications & Networking Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 15.22% 14.29% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 1
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

DNS
Salary Trend in Fife

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

DNS Salary Trend in Fife

DNS
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Fife region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline -8 1 £29,000 -7.93%
DNS
Scotland

DNS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Fife 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 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) HND
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Windows CE
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) MCDST
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Fife 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) ICT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows CE
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) HND
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCDST
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft