The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank - 15 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 2.08% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- -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 West Lothian region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 6.67% 8.33% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 10
Average salary £22,500 £27,500 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -50.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,050 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £67,500 £29,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

DNS
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

DNS Salary Trend in West Lothian

DNS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Environment Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle