The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 80 107 91
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -16
Permanent jobs citing DNS 22 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.83% 0.50% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.30% 4.90% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 10
Average salary £29,250 £42,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.17% +6.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £38,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
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 Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
135 143 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.24% 10.24% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 86 90 85
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Glasgow

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 31 (68.89%) DHCP
2 28 (62.22%) Windows
2 28 (62.22%) Microsoft
3 21 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 21 (46.67%) LAN
4 20 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 20 (44.44%) WAN
5 19 (42.22%) Cisco
5 19 (42.22%) Firewall
6 18 (40.00%) SCCM
7 17 (37.78%) VMware
7 17 (37.78%) SAN
8 16 (35.56%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (33.33%) ITIL
9 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (31.11%) SCOM
10 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (31.11%) Citrix
10 14 (31.11%) VPN
11 13 (28.89%) CCNA
11 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
11 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
12 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (26.67%) Back Office
13 11 (24.44%) TCP/IP
13 11 (24.44%) CCNP
13 11 (24.44%) SQL
13 11 (24.44%) XenApp
14 10 (22.22%) Linux

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (17.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (17.78%) SharePoint
4 7 (15.56%) IIS
5 3 (6.67%) Lync
6 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (68.89%) DHCP
2 21 (46.67%) LAN
3 20 (44.44%) WAN
4 19 (42.22%) Firewall
5 17 (37.78%) SAN
6 14 (31.11%) VPN
7 11 (24.44%) TCP/IP
8 9 (20.00%) Internet
9 8 (17.78%) SNMP
10 7 (15.56%) NAS
11 6 (13.33%) MPLS
11 6 (13.33%) SSH
12 5 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (11.11%) HTTP
12 5 (11.11%) WLAN
12 5 (11.11%) RIP
12 5 (11.11%) SMTP
12 5 (11.11%) Ethernet
13 4 (8.89%) ICMP
14 3 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) Big Data
3 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (26.67%) Back Office
2 6 (13.33%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.44%) Local Government
4 2 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (15.56%) Network Engineer
2 5 (11.11%) Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Junior
3 4 (8.89%) Administrator
3 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Network Technician
3 4 (8.89%) Team Leader
3 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (8.89%) Operations Team Leader
3 4 (8.89%) Junior Network Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) IT Support
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) NetApp Specialist
6 1 (2.22%) Avaya Administrator
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) X-Windows
2 1 (2.22%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) HP StoreVirtual
2 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.11%) Replication
3 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.89%) N-Tier
5 3 (6.67%) Handset
6 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
6 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.22%) Clustering
7 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (62.22%) Windows
2 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (22.22%) Linux
6 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
8 3 (6.67%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.67%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) ITIL
2 9 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
3 8 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (15.56%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.89%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (8.89%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.67%) Data Management
7 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.44%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.44%) ITSM
7 2 (4.44%) ERP
7 2 (4.44%) SOA
7 2 (4.44%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (4.44%) SIEM
8 1 (2.22%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) Korn
2 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) Bourne shell
2 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (28.89%) CCNA
3 11 (24.44%) CCNP
4 8 (17.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (6.67%) HND
5 3 (6.67%) NCDA
6 2 (4.44%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (2.22%) HNC
7 1 (2.22%) Degree
7 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
1 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (24.44%) XenApp
4 9 (20.00%) vSphere
5 5 (11.11%) VMware ESX
6 4 (8.89%) NFS
6 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.44%) Samba
Systems Management
1 18 (40.00%) SCCM
2 14 (31.11%) SCOM
3 9 (20.00%) SCVMM
4 4 (8.89%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (8.89%) Puppet
4 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (8.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (8.89%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (4.44%) SnapMirror
5 2 (4.44%) SnapVault
6 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Microsoft
2 19 (42.22%) Cisco
3 17 (37.78%) VMware
4 14 (31.11%) Citrix
5 9 (20.00%) HP
6 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
7 4 (8.89%) McAfee
7 4 (8.89%) Veritas
7 4 (8.89%) Avaya
8 3 (6.67%) Oracle
8 3 (6.67%) SAP
8 3 (6.67%) EMC
8 3 (6.67%) NetApp
9 2 (4.44%) F5
9 2 (4.44%) Fortinet
9 2 (4.44%) CommVault
10 1 (2.22%) Intel
10 1 (2.22%) SonicWALL
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago