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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 77 99 96
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 23 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.86% 0.92% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.84% 8.90% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 4
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% +13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,900 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,900 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,097 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% -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
155 146 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.54% 10.36% 13.75%
Number of salaries quoted 105 118 94
Average salary £51,250 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.12% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,480 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 6 May 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Glasgow

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 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 32 (76.19%) Windows
2 30 (71.43%) DHCP
3 27 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 26 (61.90%) VMware
5 25 (59.52%) SAN
6 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
8 22 (52.38%) Firewall
9 21 (50.00%) ITIL
9 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (45.24%) MS Exchange
10 19 (45.24%) WAN
10 19 (45.24%) Citrix
11 18 (42.86%) LAN
12 17 (40.48%) XenApp
13 15 (35.71%) SCCM
14 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (33.33%) HP
15 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (30.95%) Cisco
15 13 (30.95%) vSphere
16 12 (28.57%) SCOM
16 12 (28.57%) TCP/IP
16 12 (28.57%) MS Excel
16 12 (28.57%) IIS
16 12 (28.57%) Back Office
17 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
17 10 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
18 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
18 9 (21.43%) VPN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 19 (45.24%) MS Exchange
2 12 (28.57%) IIS
3 10 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
7 2 (4.76%) Lync
8 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (71.43%) DHCP
2 25 (59.52%) SAN
3 22 (52.38%) Firewall
4 19 (45.24%) WAN
5 18 (42.86%) LAN
6 12 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 9 (21.43%) VPN
8 6 (14.29%) NAS
9 5 (11.90%) IPv4
9 5 (11.90%) HTTP
9 5 (11.90%) SNMP
9 5 (11.90%) SMTP
10 4 (9.52%) Internet
11 3 (7.14%) MPLS
11 3 (7.14%) Ethernet
11 3 (7.14%) VLAN
11 3 (7.14%) BGP
12 2 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (4.76%) SHDSL
12 2 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.90%) Big Data
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (28.57%) Back Office
2 6 (14.29%) Finance
3 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.76%) Law
4 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.76%) Advertising
4 2 (4.76%) Local Government
5 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
1 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (9.52%) Team Leader
2 4 (9.52%) Administrator
2 4 (9.52%) Operations Team Leader
3 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (7.14%) Server Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Network Technician
4 2 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (4.76%) Analyst
4 2 (4.76%) Consultant
4 2 (4.76%) IT Support
5 1 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.38%) Network Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.38%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) X-Windows
2 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) N-Tier
1 5 (11.90%) Clustering
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) Handset
3 1 (2.38%) Replication
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (76.19%) Windows
2 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (14.29%) Linux
5 6 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
3 7 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (16.67%) Service Management
4 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 6 (14.29%) Time Management
5 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
5 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
5 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (11.90%) Strategic Planning
5 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.76%) Information Security
7 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.76%) CRM
7 2 (4.76%) ERP
7 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.38%) Financial Modelling
8 1 (2.38%) Information Assurance
8 1 (2.38%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 5 (11.90%) VBScript
3 3 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (2.38%) C
4 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (19.05%) CCNP
3 7 (16.67%) CCNA
3 7 (16.67%) MCSE
3 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (11.90%) MCP
5 5 (11.90%) MCSA
6 2 (4.76%) Avaya Certification
6 2 (4.76%) MCITP
6 2 (4.76%) Degree
7 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) NCDA
7 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (40.48%) XenApp
4 13 (30.95%) vSphere
5 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
6 6 (14.29%) VMware ESX
7 5 (11.90%) XenDesktop
8 2 (4.76%) NFS
8 2 (4.76%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 15 (35.71%) SCCM
2 12 (28.57%) SCOM
3 7 (16.67%) SCVMM
4 5 (11.90%) Puppet
4 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (2.38%) WSUS
6 1 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 26 (61.90%) VMware
2 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
3 19 (45.24%) Citrix
4 14 (33.33%) HP
5 13 (30.95%) Cisco
6 6 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 5 (11.90%) Veritas
7 5 (11.90%) Compaq
8 4 (9.52%) EMC
8 4 (9.52%) Avaya
9 3 (7.14%) Fortinet
9 3 (7.14%) F5
10 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.38%) McAfee
10 1 (2.38%) NetApp
10 1 (2.38%) Oracle
10 1 (2.38%) SAP
10 1 (2.38%) Intel
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