The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 76 52 79
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +27
Permanent jobs citing DNS 11 56 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.20% 4.14% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.28% 31.11% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 13
Median salary £39,000 £38,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,550 £45,000
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 Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 180 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.67% 13.29% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 70 103 84
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

DNS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

DNS Salary Trend in Glasgow

DNS
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

DNS Salary Histogram in Glasgow

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for DNS.

1 28 (87.50%) Windows
1 28 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 20 (62.50%) DHCP
3 18 (56.25%) VMware
4 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 12 (37.50%) Firewall
5 12 (37.50%) vSphere
6 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
7 10 (31.25%) ITIL
7 10 (31.25%) Windows Server
8 9 (28.13%) VBScript
8 9 (28.13%) IIS
8 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
9 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 8 (25.00%) SQL
9 8 (25.00%) Cisco
10 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
10 7 (21.88%) Linux
11 6 (18.75%) HND
11 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
11 6 (18.75%) ISA Server
11 6 (18.75%) Finance
11 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
12 5 (15.63%) Forensic Analysis
12 5 (15.63%) Back Office

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
2 9 (28.13%) IIS
3 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.50%) Skype for Business
4 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.13%) IBM Domino
6 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (62.50%) DHCP
2 12 (37.50%) Firewall
3 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.38%) Skype
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.25%) Internet
5 2 (6.25%) iSCSI
5 2 (6.25%) Kerberos
5 2 (6.25%) LAN
5 2 (6.25%) LDAP
5 2 (6.25%) SSH
5 2 (6.25%) WAN
5 2 (6.25%) Wireshark
6 1 (3.13%) BGP
6 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.13%) MPLS
6 1 (3.13%) NAS
6 1 (3.13%) Network Security
6 1 (3.13%) OSPF
6 1 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Back Office
3 2 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Security Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) IT Engineer
4 9 (28.13%) Support Engineer
5 8 (25.00%) IT Security Engineer
6 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 5 (15.63%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (12.50%) Analyst
8 4 (12.50%) Site Engineer
8 4 (12.50%) Systems Support
8 4 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
9 3 (9.38%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support
9 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (9.38%) IT Support
9 3 (9.38%) Security Analyst
9 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (9.38%) Senior Security Analyst
9 3 (9.38%) Traffic Engineer
10 2 (6.25%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 4 (12.50%) PKI
2 3 (9.38%) Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.25%) Replication
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.13%) FMCG
4 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 7 (21.88%) Linux
5 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (12.50%) OpenVMS
6 4 (12.50%) Windows 2000
6 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 3 (9.38%) AIX
7 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
7 3 (9.38%) Mac OS X
7 3 (9.38%) Solaris
7 3 (9.38%) Unix
8 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
8 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (15.63%) Forensic Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) Change Control
4 4 (12.50%) Line Management
4 4 (12.50%) QMS
4 4 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (9.38%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (9.38%) Network Management
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) Analytics
6 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) Malware Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) SIEM
6 2 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 9 (28.13%) VBScript
3 8 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) VB
5 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.25%) Bourne shell
6 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.25%) Korn
6 2 (6.25%) Perl
7 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) HND
2 3 (9.38%) MCSE
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.13%) CCNA
4 1 (3.13%) CCNP
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (37.50%) vSphere
4 6 (18.75%) ISA Server
5 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 4 (12.50%) XenApp
6 2 (6.25%) NFS
6 2 (6.25%) Samba
6 2 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) CSIRT
3 1 (3.13%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) MOM
3 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
3 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 18 (56.25%) VMware
3 8 (25.00%) Cisco
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle
5 3 (9.38%) Citrix
5 3 (9.38%) Intel Security
5 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
6 2 (6.25%) Avaya
6 2 (6.25%) Forcepoint
6 2 (6.25%) Sage
6 2 (6.25%) Splunk
6 2 (6.25%) Symantec
7 1 (3.13%) Allen-Bradley
7 1 (3.13%) Dell
7 1 (3.13%) EMC
7 1 (3.13%) F5
7 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.13%) Lotus
7 1 (3.13%) Mitel
7 1 (3.13%) MobileIron