The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 59 90 64
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -26
Permanent jobs citing DNS 36 14 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.91% 0.90% 2.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.83% 9.93% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 23
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,351 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,800 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 Edinburgh region.

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
145 141 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.72% 9.03% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 89 105 124
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,563 £29,450 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

DNS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

DNS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

DNS
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for DNS.

1 55 (93.22%) DHCP
2 39 (66.10%) Firewall
3 35 (59.32%) Cisco
4 33 (55.93%) TCP/IP
5 29 (49.15%) Active Directory
5 29 (49.15%) Windows
6 28 (47.46%) WAN
7 26 (44.07%) LAN
8 25 (42.37%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (40.68%) Windows Server
9 24 (40.68%) MPLS
9 24 (40.68%) Wireless
10 23 (38.98%) Network Design
10 23 (38.98%) CheckPoint
11 22 (37.29%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (37.29%) OSPF
11 22 (37.29%) BGP
11 22 (37.29%) EIGRP
11 22 (37.29%) CCIE
11 22 (37.29%) CCNP
11 22 (37.29%) CCNA
11 22 (37.29%) SNA
11 22 (37.29%) Fortinet
11 22 (37.29%) Cisco IOS
11 22 (37.29%) Finance
11 22 (37.29%) VMware
11 22 (37.29%) Data Centre
11 22 (37.29%) DMVPN
11 22 (37.29%) High Availability
12 21 (35.59%) VMware Infrastructure

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (16.95%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.08%) IIS
3 3 (5.08%) nginx
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.39%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.47%) Office 365
3 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 55 (93.22%) DHCP
2 39 (66.10%) Firewall
3 33 (55.93%) TCP/IP
4 28 (47.46%) WAN
5 26 (44.07%) LAN
6 24 (40.68%) MPLS
6 24 (40.68%) Wireless
7 22 (37.29%) BGP
7 22 (37.29%) Cisco IOS
7 22 (37.29%) DMVPN
7 22 (37.29%) EIGRP
7 22 (37.29%) OSPF
7 22 (37.29%) SNA
8 16 (27.12%) SAN
9 5 (8.47%) VPN
10 4 (6.78%) NAS
11 3 (5.08%) LDAP
11 3 (5.08%) Skype
11 3 (5.08%) Software-Defined Networking
12 2 (3.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.08%) Informix
3 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 22 (37.29%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Retail
3 2 (3.39%) Banking
3 2 (3.39%) Games
3 2 (3.39%) Law
3 2 (3.39%) Legal
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (40.68%) Consultant
2 22 (37.29%) Data Consultant
2 22 (37.29%) Network Consultant
3 10 (16.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Administrator
4 7 (11.86%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (8.47%) Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Security Architect
6 3 (5.08%) Cisco Administrator
6 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Server Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) VMWare Administrator
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) LAMP
2 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (42.37%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (37.29%) Data Centre
3 6 (10.17%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.69%) Blog
4 1 (1.69%) Clustering
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (49.15%) Windows
2 24 (40.68%) Windows Server
3 20 (33.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.47%) Linux
7 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.08%) Solaris
7 3 (5.08%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.39%) OpenVMS
8 2 (3.39%) Windows 2000
8 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.69%) Debian
9 1 (1.69%) Unix
9 1 (1.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Network Design
2 22 (37.29%) High Availability
3 9 (15.25%) ITIL
3 9 (15.25%) Load Balancing
4 8 (13.56%) Information Security
4 8 (13.56%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (11.86%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (11.86%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (10.17%) Data Protection
6 6 (10.17%) DevOps
6 6 (10.17%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 6 (10.17%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (10.17%) Risk Management
7 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.47%) Project Management
7 5 (8.47%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (6.78%) Change Control
8 4 (6.78%) Scrum
9 3 (5.08%) Kanban
9 3 (5.08%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) SQL
2 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.08%) VBScript
4 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.39%) Ruby
5 1 (1.69%) Perl
5 1 (1.69%) Python
5 1 (1.69%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 22 (37.29%) CCIE
1 22 (37.29%) CCNA
1 22 (37.29%) CCNP
1 22 (37.29%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (10.17%) CEH
2 6 (10.17%) CISA
2 6 (10.17%) CISM
2 6 (10.17%) CISSP
3 2 (3.39%) HND
4 1 (1.69%) Degree
4 1 (1.69%) HNC
4 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) PCI DSS
2 6 (10.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.78%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (49.15%) Active Directory
2 21 (35.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (18.64%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.47%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (6.78%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (5.08%) vSphere
7 1 (1.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (1.69%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.69%) iptables
7 1 (1.69%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (18.64%) SCCM
2 6 (10.17%) SCOM
3 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.69%) Ansible
4 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (59.32%) Cisco
2 23 (38.98%) CheckPoint
3 22 (37.29%) Fortinet
3 22 (37.29%) VMware
4 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
5 10 (16.95%) EMC
6 5 (8.47%) Oracle
7 4 (6.78%) HP
7 4 (6.78%) SolarWinds
8 3 (5.08%) Citrix
8 3 (5.08%) Meraki
8 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.08%) Sophos
8 3 (5.08%) Sun
9 2 (3.39%) Zerto
10 1 (1.69%) Dell
10 1 (1.69%) Juniper
10 1 (1.69%) NetApp
10 1 (1.69%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.69%) Veeam