The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 16 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 7.83% - 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 75.00% - 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.90% -
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 Stirling region.

Communications & Networking Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 10.43% 13.43% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 12
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

DNS
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

DNS Salary Trend in Stirling

DNS
Job Locations in Stirling

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Stirling region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Stirlingshire - 4 - -
DNS
Scotland

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 11 (73.33%) Linux
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
1 11 (73.33%) TCP/IP
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) DHCP
4 7 (46.67%) UNIX
4 7 (46.67%) AIX
4 7 (46.67%) Solaris
4 7 (46.67%) Mac OS X
4 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
5 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (33.33%) Validation
6 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 5 (33.33%) VMware
6 5 (33.33%) PKI
6 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (26.67%) ProCurve
7 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
7 4 (26.67%) vSphere
7 4 (26.67%) Degree
7 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (26.67%) Ruckus Wireless
7 4 (26.67%) Meru Networks
7 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
7 4 (26.67%) Use Case
7 4 (26.67%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (26.67%) Aruba
7 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 4 (26.67%) IIS
1 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) TCP/IP
2 8 (53.33%) DHCP
3 4 (26.67%) VoIP
3 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (26.67%) Wireless
3 4 (26.67%) VPN
3 4 (26.67%) H.323
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) ICT Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) PKI
2 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Mac OS X
2 7 (46.67%) AIX
2 7 (46.67%) Solaris
2 7 (46.67%) UNIX
2 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Validation
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Service Management
2 4 (26.67%) Use Case
2 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Perl
1 4 (26.67%) PHP
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCNA
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (26.67%) CWNA
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (26.67%) vSphere
3 4 (26.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) ProCurve
3 4 (26.67%) Aruba
3 4 (26.67%) Ruckus Wireless
3 4 (26.67%) Meru Networks
3 4 (26.67%) HP
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix