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

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 63 88 85
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 25 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.36% 0.94% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.43% 10.81% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 8
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,189
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +5.45%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
162 111 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.28% 8.72% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 91 78 84
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 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 22 January 2017.

DNS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 33 (57.89%) DHCP
2 31 (54.39%) Cisco
3 28 (49.12%) Windows
4 27 (47.37%) Firewall
5 26 (45.61%) Active Directory
6 23 (40.35%) WAN
7 22 (38.60%) LAN
8 18 (31.58%) TCP/IP
9 15 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (24.56%) CCNP
10 14 (24.56%) SQL
10 14 (24.56%) Finance
11 13 (22.81%) CCNA
11 13 (22.81%) CCIE
11 13 (22.81%) CheckPoint
11 13 (22.81%) MPLS
11 13 (22.81%) OSPF
11 13 (22.81%) BGP
11 13 (22.81%) Fortinet
11 13 (22.81%) Data Centre
12 12 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (21.05%) Windows Server
12 12 (21.05%) High Availability
12 12 (21.05%) DMVPN
12 12 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
12 12 (21.05%) Network Design
12 12 (21.05%) PowerShell
12 12 (21.05%) Linux
12 12 (21.05%) VPN
12 12 (21.05%) SNA

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 7 (12.28%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.53%) IIS
3 3 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.51%) Apache
4 2 (3.51%) Confluence
4 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (57.89%) DHCP
2 27 (47.37%) Firewall
3 23 (40.35%) WAN
4 22 (38.60%) LAN
5 18 (31.58%) TCP/IP
6 13 (22.81%) BGP
6 13 (22.81%) MPLS
6 13 (22.81%) OSPF
7 12 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
7 12 (21.05%) DMVPN
7 12 (21.05%) EIGRP
7 12 (21.05%) SNA
7 12 (21.05%) VPN
7 12 (21.05%) Wireless
8 11 (19.30%) SAN
9 7 (12.28%) SSL
10 6 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (8.77%) Cisco ISE
11 5 (8.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (8.77%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.04%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.51%) MySQL
5 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.51%) JIRA
2 2 (3.51%) Selenium
2 2 (3.51%) Subversion
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Games
3 2 (3.51%) Law
3 2 (3.51%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 12 (21.05%) Consultant
2 12 (21.05%) Data Consultant
2 12 (21.05%) Network Consultant
3 11 (19.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support
4 9 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Site Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Systems Support
4 9 (15.79%) Systems Support Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Senior Support Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Applications Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Information Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Information Security Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Security Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Senior Information Security Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) SAML
2 3 (5.26%) .NET
3 2 (3.51%) LAMP
3 2 (3.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Data Centre
2 12 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.77%) PKI
4 3 (5.26%) EMC VNX
5 2 (3.51%) Replication
6 1 (1.75%) Blog
6 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.75%) iPad
6 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (49.12%) Windows
2 12 (21.05%) Linux
2 12 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (17.54%) Windows XP
5 9 (15.79%) OpenVMS
5 9 (15.79%) Windows 2000
6 4 (7.02%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.51%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.75%) Android
8 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) High Availability
1 12 (21.05%) Information Security
1 12 (21.05%) Network Design
2 6 (10.53%) Change Control
2 6 (10.53%) Coaching
2 6 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 5 (8.77%) Actionable Insight
3 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
3 5 (8.77%) Data Protection
3 5 (8.77%) ITIL
3 5 (8.77%) Line Management
3 5 (8.77%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
3 5 (8.77%) Network Management
3 5 (8.77%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (8.77%) QMS
3 5 (8.77%) Quality Management
3 5 (8.77%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (8.77%) Risk Management
3 5 (8.77%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) SQL
2 12 (21.05%) PowerShell
3 6 (10.53%) Python
4 5 (8.77%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.26%) VBScript
6 2 (3.51%) Bourne shell
6 2 (3.51%) Korn
7 1 (1.75%) Perl
7 1 (1.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (24.56%) CCNP
3 13 (22.81%) CCIE
3 13 (22.81%) CCNA
4 7 (12.28%) HND
5 5 (8.77%) CEH
5 5 (8.77%) CISA
5 5 (8.77%) CISM
5 5 (8.77%) CISSP
6 1 (1.75%) CCSE
6 1 (1.75%) Degree
6 1 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.75%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (8.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (45.61%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.51%) NFS
3 2 (3.51%) Samba
4 1 (1.75%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (10.53%) SCCM
2 6 (10.53%) SCOM
3 5 (8.77%) SCVMM
4 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.51%) Puppet
5 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.75%) Check_MK
5 1 (1.75%) Iperf
5 1 (1.75%) Nagios
5 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 31 (54.39%) Cisco
2 13 (22.81%) CheckPoint
2 13 (22.81%) Fortinet
3 10 (17.54%) SolarWinds
4 9 (15.79%) F5
4 9 (15.79%) HP
4 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 9 (15.79%) Oracle
5 7 (12.28%) VMware
6 6 (10.53%) Dell
6 6 (10.53%) Juniper
6 6 (10.53%) Palo Alto
7 4 (7.02%) Sophos
8 3 (5.26%) EMC
8 3 (5.26%) Meraki
9 2 (3.51%) Atlassian
9 2 (3.51%) Citrix
9 2 (3.51%) Percona
9 2 (3.51%) Riverbed
9 2 (3.51%) Zerto
Edinburgh
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30 - £40 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 13 days ago