The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 5 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 15.79% 7.14% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £46,000 £18,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+148.64% -
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 Renfrewshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Renfrewshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 47.37% 7.14% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Average salary £46,000 £18,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+148.64% -32.72%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Renfrewshire

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

DNS Salary Trend in Renfrewshire

DNS
Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Erskine - 3 £46,000 - 2
DNS
Scotland

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Renfrewshire 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%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Renfrewshire 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%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Conflict Management
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware