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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 28 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 2.41% - 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.67% - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
15 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 9.04% - 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 6
Average salary £47,500 - £40,000
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
Salary Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Stirling

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) IGRP
3 2 (50.00%) TACACS
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) LDAP
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) SMTP
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Network Design
3 2 (50.00%) HP NNM
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) Network Management
3 2 (50.00%) F5

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) IGRP
2 2 (50.00%) TACACS
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) H.323
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (50.00%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix