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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 71 93 94
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 29 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.48% 0.91% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.83% 8.82% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 4
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,600 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,850 £40,450
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
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
154 136 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.18% 10.26% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 102 103 83
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £29,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Glasgow

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 34 (73.91%) Windows
2 32 (69.57%) DHCP
3 28 (60.87%) Active Directory
4 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
4 27 (58.70%) VMware
5 26 (56.52%) SAN
6 25 (54.35%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 23 (50.00%) LAN
7 23 (50.00%) Firewall
8 21 (45.65%) WAN
8 21 (45.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (43.48%) ITIL
10 19 (41.30%) Citrix
11 17 (36.96%) Cisco
11 17 (36.96%) SCCM
11 17 (36.96%) XenApp
12 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (32.61%) Back Office
14 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
14 14 (30.43%) vSphere
15 13 (28.26%) SCOM
15 13 (28.26%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (28.26%) HP
15 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
16 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
17 11 (23.91%) IIS
17 11 (23.91%) VPN
17 11 (23.91%) CCNP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 23 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (23.91%) IIS
2 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (17.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
7 3 (6.52%) Lync
8 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (69.57%) DHCP
2 26 (56.52%) SAN
3 23 (50.00%) LAN
3 23 (50.00%) Firewall
4 21 (45.65%) WAN
5 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
6 11 (23.91%) VPN
7 9 (19.57%) NAS
8 7 (15.22%) SNMP
9 6 (13.04%) HTTP
9 6 (13.04%) Internet
9 6 (13.04%) SMTP
10 5 (10.87%) Ethernet
11 3 (6.52%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (6.52%) MPLS
11 3 (6.52%) IPv4
12 2 (4.35%) ADSL
12 2 (4.35%) WLAN
12 2 (4.35%) PBX
12 2 (4.35%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) Big Data
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (32.61%) Back Office
2 7 (15.22%) Finance
3 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.35%) Local Government
4 2 (4.35%) Law
4 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Advertising
5 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
1 6 (13.04%) Support Engineer
2 4 (8.70%) Administrator
2 4 (8.70%) Team Leader
2 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (8.70%) Network Technician
2 4 (8.70%) Operations Team Leader
2 4 (8.70%) IT Support
3 3 (6.52%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (6.52%) Server Engineer
3 3 (6.52%) Analyst
4 2 (4.35%) Network Engineer
4 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
4 2 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (2.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (2.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (2.17%) Junior Network Engineer
5 1 (2.17%) Technical Security Analyst
5 1 (2.17%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (2.17%) Senior IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) X-Windows
2 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) N-Tier
2 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.70%) Clustering
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Handset
3 3 (6.52%) Replication
4 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (73.91%) Windows
2 21 (45.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (19.57%) Linux
6 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) Mentoring
3 8 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2
3 8 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (13.04%) Strategic Planning
4 6 (13.04%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.70%) Service Management
5 4 (8.70%) Time Management
5 4 (8.70%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.52%) Data Management
7 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.17%) Financial Modelling
8 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.17%) Product Management
8 1 (2.17%) SIEM
8 1 (2.17%) Coaching
8 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
1 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.52%) VBScript
3 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (23.91%) CCNP
3 10 (21.74%) CCNA
4 8 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (8.70%) MCSE
6 3 (6.52%) NCDA
6 3 (6.52%) MCSA
6 3 (6.52%) MCP
7 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (4.35%) Avaya Certification
8 1 (2.17%) Degree
8 1 (2.17%) MCITP
8 1 (2.17%) HNC
8 1 (2.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (60.87%) Active Directory
2 25 (54.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (36.96%) XenApp
4 14 (30.43%) vSphere
5 7 (15.22%) VMware ESX
6 6 (13.04%) Hyper-V
7 3 (6.52%) XenDesktop
8 2 (4.35%) NFS
8 2 (4.35%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 17 (36.96%) SCCM
2 13 (28.26%) SCOM
3 9 (19.57%) SCVMM
4 6 (13.04%) Puppet
4 6 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (8.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (2.17%) WSUS
7 1 (2.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
1 27 (58.70%) VMware
2 19 (41.30%) Citrix
3 17 (36.96%) Cisco
4 13 (28.26%) HP
5 8 (17.39%) CheckPoint
6 6 (13.04%) EMC
6 6 (13.04%) Veritas
7 4 (8.70%) Avaya
8 3 (6.52%) SAP
8 3 (6.52%) Oracle
8 3 (6.52%) NetApp
8 3 (6.52%) Compaq
9 2 (4.35%) McAfee
9 2 (4.35%) F5
9 2 (4.35%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.17%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.17%) Intel
10 1 (2.17%) CommVault
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