The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank - - 5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - - 20.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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 Highlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 20.00% - 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

DNS
Salary Trend in the Highlands

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

DNS Salary Trend in the Highlands

DNS
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Highlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle