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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 4 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 9.09% - 2.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 100.00% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 9.09% 30.77% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £28,414 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.28%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Job Locations in the Highlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Highlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Inverness - 1 - -
DNS
Scotland

DNS
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory