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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 3.92% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
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
7 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 13.73% 12.28% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 11
Average salary £65,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.53% +9.33%
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
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 30 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
Linlithgow - 1 - -
DNS
Scotland

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) HP SIM
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (50.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle