The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 90 105 146
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +41
Permanent jobs citing DNS 72 56 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.52% 1.79% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.56% 13.93% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 22
Median salary £38,500 £36,878 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +9.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,985 £22,500 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £51,678
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
DNS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
334 402 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.70% 12.83% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 178 260 332
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,309 £28,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DNS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

DNS Salary Trend in Scotland

DNS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Scotland

DNS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +11 38 £35,000 -18.60% 5
Edinburgh +9 21 £42,000 +13.88% 3
North Lanarkshire +3 8 - -
Renfrewshire +3 3 £46,000 +148.64% 3
Inverclyde - 2 £17,500 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £32,309 -
DNS
UK

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for DNS.

1 115 (80.99%) DHCP
2 111 (78.17%) Windows
3 105 (73.94%) Active Directory
4 89 (62.68%) Microsoft
5 87 (61.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 75 (52.82%) Firewall
7 71 (50.00%) Windows Server
8 70 (49.30%) VMware
9 63 (44.37%) VMware Infrastructure
10 57 (40.14%) SQL Server
11 56 (39.44%) SQL
12 52 (36.62%) SLA
13 51 (35.92%) Windows Server 2008
14 49 (34.51%) MS Exchange
15 48 (33.80%) SAN
16 46 (32.39%) Microsoft Azure
17 44 (30.99%) WAN
18 43 (30.28%) LAN
18 43 (30.28%) Cisco
19 38 (26.76%) TCP/IP
20 37 (26.06%) Windows Server 2003
21 35 (24.65%) SCCM
22 34 (23.94%) MS Excel
23 33 (23.24%) ITIL
23 33 (23.24%) Dell
23 33 (23.24%) Hyper-V
24 32 (22.54%) Office 365
25 29 (20.42%) Load Balancing
26 27 (19.01%) SCOM
27 25 (17.61%) Business Continuity

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 49 (34.51%) MS Exchange
2 15 (10.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (9.86%) IIS
4 7 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (4.23%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.52%) Skype for Business
7 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.70%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 34 (23.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) MS Project
3 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (32.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (22.54%) Office 365
3 3 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.41%) SaaS
5 1 (0.70%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.70%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 115 (80.99%) DHCP
2 75 (52.82%) Firewall
3 48 (33.80%) SAN
4 44 (30.99%) WAN
5 43 (30.28%) LAN
6 38 (26.76%) TCP/IP
7 20 (14.08%) Wireless
8 17 (11.97%) BGP
9 16 (11.27%) OSPF
10 14 (9.86%) Cisco IOS
11 13 (9.15%) MPLS
12 11 (7.75%) EIGRP
13 10 (7.04%) DMVPN
13 10 (7.04%) SNA
13 10 (7.04%) VPN
14 9 (6.34%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (5.63%) Cisco Nexus
16 7 (4.93%) VLAN
17 6 (4.23%) Junos
18 5 (3.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (40.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.70%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.70%) Big Data
6 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.70%) JIRA
2 1 (0.70%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.70%) WinDbg
General
1 19 (13.38%) Finance
2 11 (7.75%) Banking
3 9 (6.34%) Games
4 7 (4.93%) Back Office
5 6 (4.23%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.41%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.41%) Publishing
7 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Local Government
7 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (37.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (19.72%) IT Engineer
3 22 (15.49%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (11.97%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (10.56%) Consultant
5 15 (10.56%) Network Engineer
5 15 (10.56%) Senior IT Engineer
6 12 (8.45%) Support Engineer
7 11 (7.75%) Administrator
8 10 (7.04%) Data Consultant
8 10 (7.04%) Network Consultant
9 8 (5.63%) 1st Line Engineer
9 8 (5.63%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (5.63%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 8 (5.63%) Analyst
10 6 (4.23%) Backup Administrator
10 6 (4.23%) Storage Administrator
11 5 (3.52%) EMC Storage Administrator
11 5 (3.52%) Linux Engineer
11 5 (3.52%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.82%) CSS
2 2 (1.41%) Middleware
3 1 (0.70%) COM
3 1 (0.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.20%) Data Centre
2 18 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (11.27%) Clustering
4 7 (4.93%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.11%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.11%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.41%) AS400
6 2 (1.41%) EPoS
6 2 (1.41%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.41%) iSeries
6 2 (1.41%) PKI
7 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.70%) DataPower
7 1 (0.70%) EMC Centera
7 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.70%) FMCG
7 1 (0.70%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.70%) Replication
7 1 (0.70%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 111 (78.17%) Windows
2 87 (61.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 71 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 51 (35.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (26.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (13.38%) Linux
7 17 (11.97%) Windows 7
8 10 (7.04%) Windows 8
9 8 (5.63%) Mac OS X
10 7 (4.93%) Unix
11 5 (3.52%) Windows XP
12 3 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.41%) Solaris
13 2 (1.41%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.70%) Debian
14 1 (0.70%) SUSE
14 1 (0.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (23.24%) ITIL
2 29 (20.42%) Load Balancing
3 25 (17.61%) Business Continuity
4 24 (16.90%) Project Management
5 19 (13.38%) Network Design
6 18 (12.68%) Change Control
6 18 (12.68%) Matrix Management
7 12 (8.45%) High Availability
8 9 (6.34%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (6.34%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (4.23%) Migration
10 5 (3.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (3.52%) Incident Management
10 5 (3.52%) Service Delivery
11 4 (2.82%) CRM
11 4 (2.82%) Line Management
12 3 (2.11%) DevOps
12 3 (2.11%) Mentoring
12 3 (2.11%) Network Management
12 3 (2.11%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 56 (39.44%) SQL
2 16 (11.27%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.82%) Perl
4 3 (2.11%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.11%) VBScript
5 2 (1.41%) C#
5 2 (1.41%) Java
5 2 (1.41%) Ruby
5 2 (1.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.70%) Python
6 1 (0.70%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 23 (16.20%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (11.97%) CCNA
2 17 (11.97%) CCNP
3 14 (9.86%) CCIE
4 10 (7.04%) Degree
5 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.41%) CCDA
6 2 (1.41%) CCSP
6 2 (1.41%) JNCIA
6 2 (1.41%) JNCIE
6 2 (1.41%) JNCIP
6 2 (1.41%) JNCIS
6 2 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.70%) CISSP
7 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.70%) RHCE
7 1 (0.70%) SANS
7 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (36.62%) SLA
2 21 (14.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 105 (73.94%) Active Directory
2 63 (44.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (23.24%) Hyper-V
4 19 (13.38%) vSphere
5 5 (3.52%) XenApp
6 2 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.70%) Docker
7 1 (0.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.70%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.70%) iptables
7 1 (0.70%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.70%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 35 (24.65%) SCCM
2 27 (19.01%) SCOM
3 8 (5.63%) EMC NetWorker
3 8 (5.63%) Puppet
4 2 (1.41%) Ansible
4 2 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.41%) WSUS
5 1 (0.70%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.70%) QRadar
5 1 (0.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 89 (62.68%) Microsoft
2 70 (49.30%) VMware
3 43 (30.28%) Cisco
4 33 (23.24%) Dell
5 24 (16.90%) HP
6 21 (14.79%) Kaspersky
6 21 (14.79%) Siemens
6 21 (14.79%) WatchGuard
7 17 (11.97%) EMC
8 15 (10.56%) IBM
9 13 (9.15%) CheckPoint
9 13 (9.15%) Fortinet
10 11 (7.75%) Juniper
11 10 (7.04%) F5
12 8 (5.63%) Apple
13 7 (4.93%) Citrix
13 7 (4.93%) Symantec
14 6 (4.23%) Oracle
15 3 (2.11%) CA
16 2 (1.41%) Avaya
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