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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 74 82 73
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing DNS 19 10 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.71% 0.79% 2.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.73% 8.13% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 14
Median salary £45,000 £40,750 £33,439
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% +21.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £54,000 £43,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%

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
129 123 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.62% 9.77% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 83 88 86
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 22 February 2017.

DNS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 29 (61.70%) Cisco
2 26 (55.32%) Windows
3 24 (51.06%) DHCP
3 24 (51.06%) Active Directory
4 20 (42.55%) WAN
5 18 (38.30%) LAN
6 17 (36.17%) Firewall
7 16 (34.04%) Linux
8 14 (29.79%) SQL
9 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
9 12 (25.53%) PowerShell
10 11 (23.40%) Data Centre
10 11 (23.40%) Windows Server
10 11 (23.40%) VPN
10 11 (23.40%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (23.40%) Finance
11 10 (21.28%) CCNP
12 9 (19.15%) CCNA
12 9 (19.15%) CCIE
12 9 (19.15%) SAN
12 9 (19.15%) CheckPoint
12 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (19.15%) MPLS
12 9 (19.15%) OSPF
12 9 (19.15%) BGP
12 9 (19.15%) Windows XP
12 9 (19.15%) MS Exchange
12 9 (19.15%) Oracle
12 9 (19.15%) Fortinet
12 9 (19.15%) F5

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 9 (19.15%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.64%) IIS
3 4 (8.51%) Apache
3 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.38%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (6.38%) Confluence
4 3 (6.38%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.13%) JBoss
6 1 (2.13%) nginx
6 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.26%) Office 365
2 2 (4.26%) SaaS
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 24 (51.06%) DHCP
2 20 (42.55%) WAN
3 18 (38.30%) LAN
4 17 (36.17%) Firewall
5 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
6 11 (23.40%) VPN
7 9 (19.15%) BGP
7 9 (19.15%) MPLS
7 9 (19.15%) OSPF
7 9 (19.15%) SAN
8 8 (17.02%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (17.02%) DMVPN
8 8 (17.02%) EIGRP
8 8 (17.02%) SNA
8 8 (17.02%) SSL
8 8 (17.02%) Wireless
9 6 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (10.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (10.64%) iSCSI
10 5 (10.64%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.51%) MySQL
5 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.13%) MariaDB
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) JIRA
2 3 (6.38%) Subversion
3 2 (4.26%) Selenium
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Games
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Support Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Infrastructure Support
3 9 (19.15%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Consultant
4 8 (17.02%) Data Consultant
4 8 (17.02%) Network Consultant
4 8 (17.02%) Site Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Systems Support
4 8 (17.02%) Systems Support Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Applications Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Information Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Information Security Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Security Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) SAML
2 4 (8.51%) LAMP
2 4 (8.51%) Web Services
3 3 (6.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.64%) PKI
4 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.26%) Replication
5 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.13%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.13%) iPad
5 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Windows
2 16 (34.04%) Linux
3 11 (23.40%) Windows Server
4 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (19.15%) Windows XP
5 8 (17.02%) OpenVMS
5 8 (17.02%) Windows 2000
6 7 (14.89%) Ubuntu
7 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.26%) CentOS
8 2 (4.26%) Windows 10
8 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.13%) Android
9 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.02%) High Availability
1 8 (17.02%) Network Design
2 6 (12.77%) Coaching
3 5 (10.64%) Actionable Insight
3 5 (10.64%) Change Control
3 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
3 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
3 5 (10.64%) Information Security
3 5 (10.64%) Line Management
3 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
3 5 (10.64%) Network Management
3 5 (10.64%) QMS
3 5 (10.64%) Quality Management
3 5 (10.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (8.51%) ITIL
4 4 (8.51%) Load Balancing
4 4 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.26%) DevOps
5 2 (4.26%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) SQL
2 12 (25.53%) PowerShell
3 6 (12.77%) Python
4 5 (10.64%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.26%) Bourne shell
5 2 (4.26%) Korn
6 1 (2.13%) Perl
6 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (21.28%) CCNP
3 9 (19.15%) CCIE
3 9 (19.15%) CCNA
4 7 (14.89%) HND
5 2 (4.26%) Degree
6 1 (2.13%) CCSE
6 1 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.13%) JNCIP
System Software
1 24 (51.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.38%) NFS
3 3 (6.38%) Samba
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.26%) XenApp
4 2 (4.26%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.13%) Gluster
5 1 (2.13%) KVM
5 1 (2.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) SCCM
1 7 (14.89%) SCOM
1 7 (14.89%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.64%) Puppet
2 5 (10.64%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.26%) Ansible
3 2 (4.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (4.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.13%) Check_MK
4 1 (2.13%) Iperf
4 1 (2.13%) Nagios
4 1 (2.13%) NetVault Backup
4 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (61.70%) Cisco
2 9 (19.15%) CheckPoint
2 9 (19.15%) F5
2 9 (19.15%) Fortinet
2 9 (19.15%) Oracle
3 7 (14.89%) Dell
3 7 (14.89%) HP
3 7 (14.89%) Juniper
3 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.89%) SolarWinds
3 7 (14.89%) VMware
4 6 (12.77%) Palo Alto
5 5 (10.64%) Citrix
6 3 (6.38%) Atlassian
6 3 (6.38%) Brocade
6 3 (6.38%) Percona
6 3 (6.38%) Perforce
6 3 (6.38%) Riverbed
6 3 (6.38%) Symantec
7 2 (4.26%) Varonis
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