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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 79 80 107
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +27
Permanent jobs citing DNS 21 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.62% 1.10% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.33% 8.06% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 5
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -27.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £23,700 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,000 £56,679
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
137 186 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.56% 13.63% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 75 118 122
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £30,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,698 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 5 May 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 26 (83.87%) DHCP
2 22 (70.97%) Firewall
3 19 (61.29%) TCP/IP
3 19 (61.29%) Cisco
4 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
4 16 (51.61%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (48.39%) Windows
6 14 (45.16%) Wireless
6 14 (45.16%) VMware
6 14 (45.16%) Network Design
7 13 (41.94%) WAN
7 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (38.71%) High Availability
8 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
8 12 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (38.71%) CheckPoint
8 12 (38.71%) LAN
8 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
8 12 (38.71%) Finance
8 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (35.48%) Fortinet
9 11 (35.48%) CCNP
9 11 (35.48%) MPLS
9 11 (35.48%) BGP
9 11 (35.48%) Windows Server
10 10 (32.26%) DMVPN
10 10 (32.26%) Hyper-V
10 10 (32.26%) EIGRP
10 10 (32.26%) OSPF
10 10 (32.26%) CCNA

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 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.68%) Skype for Business
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.45%) IIS
6 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Office 365
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.23%) Bluemix
5 1 (3.23%) OneDrive
5 1 (3.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 26 (83.87%) DHCP
2 22 (70.97%) Firewall
3 19 (61.29%) TCP/IP
4 14 (45.16%) Wireless
5 13 (41.94%) WAN
6 12 (38.71%) LAN
7 11 (35.48%) BGP
7 11 (35.48%) MPLS
8 10 (32.26%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (32.26%) DMVPN
8 10 (32.26%) EIGRP
8 10 (32.26%) OSPF
8 10 (32.26%) SNA
9 9 (29.03%) SAN
10 5 (16.13%) VPN
11 4 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (12.90%) SSL
12 3 (9.68%) IPsec
12 3 (9.68%) Network Security
13 2 (6.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.23%) WinDbg
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.45%) Games
5 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Consultant
2 10 (32.26%) Data Consultant
2 10 (32.26%) Network Consultant
3 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) IT Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.68%) Clustering
4 2 (6.45%) EPoS
4 2 (6.45%) PKI
5 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (35.48%) Windows Server
4 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (12.90%) Linux
5 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.23%) Debian
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Unix
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Network Design
2 12 (38.71%) High Availability
3 6 (19.35%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Line Management
4 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps
6 2 (6.45%) CRM
6 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.45%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Quality Management
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.23%) ERP
7 1 (3.23%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) Ruby
3 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.23%) Perl
3 1 (3.23%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (35.48%) CCNP
3 10 (32.26%) CCIE
3 10 (32.26%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) HND
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (32.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.45%) vSphere
5 1 (3.23%) Docker
5 1 (3.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (3.23%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (3.23%) iptables
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.23%) XenApp
5 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) SCCM
2 5 (16.13%) SCOM
3 2 (6.45%) Ansible
4 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.23%) Puppet
4 1 (3.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Cisco
2 14 (45.16%) VMware
3 12 (38.71%) CheckPoint
3 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
4 11 (35.48%) Fortinet
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle
6 2 (6.45%) Citrix
6 2 (6.45%) Dell
7 1 (3.23%) CA
7 1 (3.23%) EMC
7 1 (3.23%) F5
7 1 (3.23%) Juniper
7 1 (3.23%) NetApp
7 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.23%) Symantec
7 1 (3.23%) Varonis
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 13 days ago