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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 95 140 122
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -18
Permanent jobs citing DNS 65 35 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.14% 0.92% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.84% 8.95% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 22
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -20.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,300 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,900 £45,650
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
DNS
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
386 391 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.74% 10.31% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 259 281 214
Average salary £42,500 £36,895 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.19% -11.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,950 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DNS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

DNS Salary Trend in Scotland

DNS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Scotland

DNS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
Glasgow +18 26 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Edinburgh +18 16 £38,000 +80.95% 2
Aberdeenshire - 12 £20,500 - 1
Stirling - 3 £57,500 -
West Lothian - 3 £26,000 -
North Lanarkshire 0 2 £42,500 +39.34%
Fife 0 2 £28,500 -9.52%
Renfrewshire - 1 £18,500 -
DNS
UK

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 91 (71.09%) Windows
2 62 (48.44%) Active Directory
3 57 (44.53%) DHCP
4 48 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 48 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 42 (32.81%) Linux
5 42 (32.81%) VMware
6 39 (30.47%) MS Exchange
7 37 (28.91%) Cisco
8 36 (28.13%) Firewall
8 36 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 35 (27.34%) VMware Infrastructure
9 35 (27.34%) SAN
10 26 (20.31%) LAN
10 26 (20.31%) ITIL
10 26 (20.31%) Finance
11 25 (19.53%) SQL
12 23 (17.97%) WAN
12 23 (17.97%) VPN
12 23 (17.97%) Mentoring
13 22 (17.19%) Windows Server 2012
14 21 (16.41%) SCCM
14 21 (16.41%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (16.41%) Service Delivery
15 20 (15.63%) Citrix
16 19 (14.84%) Cisco Certification
16 19 (14.84%) HP
16 19 (14.84%) UNIX
16 19 (14.84%) Management Information System
16 19 (14.84%) Windows 7

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 39 (30.47%) MS Exchange
2 15 (11.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (10.16%) SharePoint
4 12 (9.38%) IIS
4 12 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (8.59%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (3.91%) Lync
8 4 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (3.13%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (3.13%) Mule
8 4 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (2.34%) Apache
10 2 (1.56%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.78%) nginx
11 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (11.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.34%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) Office 365
2 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (44.53%) DHCP
2 48 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 36 (28.13%) Firewall
4 35 (27.34%) SAN
5 26 (20.31%) LAN
6 23 (17.97%) WAN
6 23 (17.97%) VPN
7 18 (14.06%) SMTP
8 17 (13.28%) VoIP
9 16 (12.50%) NAS
10 13 (10.16%) HTTP
11 11 (8.59%) LDAP
12 10 (7.81%) Internet
13 9 (7.03%) SNMP
14 7 (5.47%) Ethernet
14 7 (5.47%) POP3
14 7 (5.47%) SSL
14 7 (5.47%) IMAP
15 5 (3.91%) Fibre Channel
15 5 (3.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.47%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.69%) Big Data
4 4 (3.13%) SQLPlus
4 4 (3.13%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.56%) MySQL
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (20.31%) Finance
2 15 (11.72%) Banking
3 14 (10.94%) Back Office
4 10 (7.81%) Retail
5 6 (4.69%) Law
6 5 (3.91%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.34%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.34%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.56%) Local Government
8 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.56%) Advertising
8 2 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (19.53%) Support Engineer
2 19 (14.84%) IT Support
3 14 (10.94%) Analyst
3 14 (10.94%) IT Support Engineer
4 8 (6.25%) Administrator
5 7 (5.47%) Support Analyst
6 6 (4.69%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (4.69%) Security Analyst
7 5 (3.91%) Wintel Consultant
7 5 (3.91%) Desktop Technician
7 5 (3.91%) Architect
7 5 (3.91%) Consultant
7 5 (3.91%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (3.91%) Network Engineer
7 5 (3.91%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (3.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (3.91%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (3.91%) Technical Support
8 4 (3.13%) Technical Manager
8 4 (3.13%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.69%) X-Windows
1 6 (4.69%) XML
2 5 (3.91%) Middleware
3 4 (3.13%) Spring
3 4 (3.13%) JMS
3 4 (3.13%) J2EE
3 4 (3.13%) Spring Integration
4 2 (1.56%) COM
4 2 (1.56%) Web Services
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.78%) .NET
5 1 (0.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.84%) Management Information System
2 16 (12.50%) Clustering
3 13 (10.16%) Computer Science
4 10 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.47%) Client/Server
6 6 (4.69%) N-Tier
6 6 (4.69%) Data Centre
7 5 (3.91%) Replication
7 5 (3.91%) PKI
8 4 (3.13%) Derivative
8 4 (3.13%) Wiki
8 4 (3.13%) Equities
8 4 (3.13%) Fixed Income
8 4 (3.13%) Blackberry
8 4 (3.13%) Reference Data
9 3 (2.34%) Handset
10 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 91 (71.09%) Windows
2 42 (32.81%) Linux
3 36 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (17.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (16.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (14.84%) UNIX
6 19 (14.84%) Windows 7
7 17 (13.28%) Windows 8
8 13 (10.16%) Windows XP
9 11 (8.59%) Solaris
10 8 (6.25%) Apple iOS
11 6 (4.69%) Mac OS X
12 5 (3.91%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (3.91%) AIX
13 3 (2.34%) CentOS
13 3 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (1.56%) Ubuntu
14 2 (1.56%) Android
15 1 (0.78%) Windows CE
15 1 (0.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.31%) ITIL
2 23 (17.97%) Mentoring
3 21 (16.41%) Service Delivery
4 10 (7.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (7.03%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (7.03%) Data Management
6 8 (6.25%) Validation
6 8 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 8 (6.25%) Coaching
7 7 (5.47%) Configuration Management
8 6 (4.69%) Strategic Planning
8 6 (4.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (4.69%) Service Management
9 5 (3.91%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (3.91%) Data Protection
9 5 (3.91%) Financial Modelling
9 5 (3.91%) SOA
9 5 (3.91%) Project Management
10 4 (3.13%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (19.53%) SQL
2 8 (6.25%) Perl
3 6 (4.69%) PHP
3 6 (4.69%) Java
4 5 (3.91%) Bash Shell
4 5 (3.91%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.34%) Python
7 2 (1.56%) C++
7 2 (1.56%) C
8 1 (0.78%) C#
8 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.78%) VBScript
8 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (14.84%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (12.50%) Degree
3 15 (11.72%) CCNA
4 11 (8.59%) CCNP
5 10 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (7.81%) MCSE
6 8 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (4.69%) MCITP
8 5 (3.91%) NCDA
9 4 (3.13%) CWNA
10 3 (2.34%) MCP
11 2 (1.56%) MCSA
11 2 (1.56%) HND
11 2 (1.56%) Avaya Certification
11 2 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.56%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.56%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.78%) HNC
12 1 (0.78%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.50%) SLA
2 4 (3.13%) QA
3 2 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 62 (48.44%) Active Directory
2 35 (27.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (11.72%) XenApp
3 15 (11.72%) vSphere
4 7 (5.47%) VMware ESX
5 6 (4.69%) NFS
6 5 (3.91%) Hyper-V
7 4 (3.13%) Firmware
8 3 (2.34%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.56%) Xen
9 2 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.78%) pfSense
10 1 (0.78%) iptables
10 1 (0.78%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (16.41%) SCCM
2 11 (8.59%) SCOM
3 9 (7.03%) SCVMM
4 7 (5.47%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (5.47%) Puppet
5 4 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.56%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.78%) Nagios
7 1 (0.78%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.78%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.78%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.78%) HP NNM
7 1 (0.78%) WSUS
7 1 (0.78%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 48 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 42 (32.81%) VMware
3 37 (28.91%) Cisco
4 20 (15.63%) Citrix
5 19 (14.84%) HP
6 16 (12.50%) Oracle
7 9 (7.03%) CheckPoint
8 6 (4.69%) EMC
8 6 (4.69%) NetApp
8 6 (4.69%) Veritas
9 5 (3.91%) SAP
10 4 (3.13%) GoldenSource
10 4 (3.13%) TIBCO
10 4 (3.13%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.13%) Juniper
10 4 (3.13%) Avaya
10 4 (3.13%) ProCurve
10 4 (3.13%) Veeam
10 4 (3.13%) Aruba
10 4 (3.13%) Ruckus Wireless
Scotland
Net Talent
Posted: 9 hours ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Unrivalled Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £31000 per annum + NEG
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire
RM Education
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Scotland
Amazon
Posted: 26 days ago