The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 14 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.89% 1.28% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 3.23% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £37,000 - £20,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 13.21% 39.74% 21.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 8
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £29,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
Scotland

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
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Linlithgow - 1 £37,000 -
DNS
Scotland

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (100.00%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Novell
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Environment Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Novell