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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 84 72 45
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -27
Permanent jobs citing DNS 16 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.45% 2.32% 3.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.95% 21.93% 28.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 18
Average salary £41,250 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
107 114 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.68% 10.58% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 63 71 72
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 October 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Glasgow

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) DHCP
3 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) IIS
4 9 (37.50%) UNIX
4 9 (37.50%) Java
4 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 9 (37.50%) Tomcat
4 9 (37.50%) VMware
5 8 (33.33%) Firewall
5 8 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 8 (33.33%) .NET
6 7 (29.17%) SQL
6 7 (29.17%) Apache
6 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
8 5 (20.83%) Finance
8 5 (20.83%) Citrix
8 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.83%) HTML
8 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
9 4 (16.67%) J2EE
9 4 (16.67%) ITIL
9 4 (16.67%) WebLogic

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 10 (41.67%) IIS
2 9 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 8 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 7 (29.17%) Apache
5 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
6 4 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (16.67%) Jetty
6 4 (16.67%) nginx
7 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (8.33%) ColdFusion MX
8 2 (8.33%) ColdFusion
8 2 (8.33%) CMS
8 2 (8.33%) Joomla!
8 2 (8.33%) WordPress
8 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (8.33%) Lync
9 1 (4.17%) WorkSite
9 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (16.67%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) DHCP
2 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
3 8 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (16.67%) DMZ
4 4 (16.67%) FTP
4 4 (16.67%) HTTP
4 4 (16.67%) IPsec
4 4 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (12.50%) Extranet
6 2 (8.33%) SSL
6 2 (8.33%) LDAP
6 2 (8.33%) LAN
6 2 (8.33%) WAN
6 2 (8.33%) Intranet
6 2 (8.33%) SAN
7 1 (4.17%) Network Security
7 1 (4.17%) X.509
7 1 (4.17%) SMTP
7 1 (4.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) QlikView
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.17%) IDOL
3 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) German Language
2 4 (16.67%) Italian Language
2 4 (16.67%) Turkish Language
3 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Electronics
3 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.33%) Publishing
5 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
1 6 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Operations Support Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Web Support Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Web Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) IT Security Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) IT Support
3 2 (8.33%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (4.17%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Build Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) HTML
3 4 (16.67%) J2EE
3 4 (16.67%) JSP
3 4 (16.67%) Servlets
3 4 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (8.33%) XML
5 2 (8.33%) CSS
5 2 (8.33%) Ajax
5 2 (8.33%) jQuery
6 1 (4.17%) AppFabric
6 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (4.17%) REST
6 1 (4.17%) JGroups
6 1 (4.17%) WCF
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) DataPower
1 4 (16.67%) Blog
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) DTV
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.17%) Open Source
4 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Linux
3 9 (37.50%) UNIX
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.50%) CentOS
6 2 (8.33%) Solaris
6 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.17%) Android
7 1 (4.17%) Fedora
7 1 (4.17%) SUSE
7 1 (4.17%) AIX
7 1 (4.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (16.67%) User Stories
2 4 (16.67%) DevOps
2 4 (16.67%) Coaching
3 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) OO
4 2 (8.33%) BCP
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Web Development
4 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (12.50%) C#
6 2 (8.33%) Perl
6 2 (8.33%) PHP
6 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.33%) VBScript
6 2 (8.33%) VB
6 2 (8.33%) Python
6 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.17%) R
7 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) CCNA
1 1 (4.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) Xen
3 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (4.17%) KVM
4 1 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (4.17%) UAG
4 1 (4.17%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) RHEV
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Puppet
1 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (16.67%) Ansible
2 3 (12.50%) SCCM
2 3 (12.50%) SCOM
2 3 (12.50%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.17%) SCOrch
3 1 (4.17%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.17%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (4.17%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (20.83%) Citrix
5 4 (16.67%) IBM
5 4 (16.67%) Google
6 3 (12.50%) SAP
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle
7 2 (8.33%) CommVault
8 1 (4.17%) Vertica
8 1 (4.17%) Informatica
8 1 (4.17%) HP
8 1 (4.17%) Cisco
8 1 (4.17%) Business Objects