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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 103 88 139
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +51
Permanent jobs citing DNS 58 68 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.04% 2.23% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.74% 17.17% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 19 38 23
Median salary £32,500 £37,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.90% +16.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £20,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +1.40%
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
327 396 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.50% 12.99% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 180 263 293
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,895
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 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 28 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
Edinburgh +11 23 £38,500 +0.65%
Glasgow -23 22 £32,750 -18.12% 3
North Lanarkshire +4 10 £28,000 -34.11%
Inverclyde - 2 £17,500 -
Renfrewshire +2 1 - -
Lanarkshire - 1 £32,309 -
DNS
UK

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 109 (79.56%) DHCP
2 108 (78.83%) Windows
3 99 (72.26%) Active Directory
4 84 (61.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 83 (60.58%) Microsoft
6 75 (54.74%) Firewall
7 68 (49.64%) Windows Server
8 67 (48.91%) VMware
9 60 (43.80%) VMware Infrastructure
10 53 (38.69%) SQL
11 51 (37.23%) SQL Server
12 47 (34.31%) SLA
12 47 (34.31%) SAN
12 47 (34.31%) Windows Server 2008
13 46 (33.58%) Microsoft Azure
13 46 (33.58%) Cisco
13 46 (33.58%) WAN
14 44 (32.12%) MS Exchange
15 41 (29.93%) LAN
16 37 (27.01%) TCP/IP
17 35 (25.55%) Windows Server 2003
18 34 (24.82%) ITIL
18 34 (24.82%) SCCM
19 33 (24.09%) MS Excel
20 32 (23.36%) Hyper-V
21 30 (21.90%) Dell
21 30 (21.90%) Office 365
22 29 (21.17%) Load Balancing
23 26 (18.98%) SCOM
24 25 (18.25%) Cisco Certification

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 44 (32.12%) MS Exchange
2 13 (9.49%) IIS
3 12 (8.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.65%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.92%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.73%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.73%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.73%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 33 (24.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.73%) MS Project
3 1 (0.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (33.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (21.90%) Office 365
3 3 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.46%) SaaS
5 1 (0.73%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.73%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.73%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 109 (79.56%) DHCP
2 75 (54.74%) Firewall
3 47 (34.31%) SAN
4 46 (33.58%) WAN
5 41 (29.93%) LAN
6 37 (27.01%) TCP/IP
7 21 (15.33%) BGP
7 21 (15.33%) Wireless
8 20 (14.60%) OSPF
9 16 (11.68%) Cisco IOS
10 15 (10.95%) MPLS
11 13 (9.49%) EIGRP
12 12 (8.76%) DMVPN
12 12 (8.76%) SNA
13 9 (6.57%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (5.84%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (5.84%) VPN
15 7 (5.11%) Internet
15 7 (5.11%) SMTP
15 7 (5.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (37.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.73%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.73%) Big Data
5 1 (0.73%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.73%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.73%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.73%) JIRA
2 1 (0.73%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.73%) WinDbg
General
1 21 (15.33%) Finance
2 10 (7.30%) Banking
3 9 (6.57%) Games
4 6 (4.38%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.92%) Back Office
6 2 (1.46%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.46%) Publishing
7 1 (0.73%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.73%) Local Government
7 1 (0.73%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (37.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (21.17%) IT Engineer
3 23 (16.79%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (12.41%) Consultant
4 17 (12.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (10.95%) Senior IT Engineer
6 13 (9.49%) Support Engineer
7 12 (8.76%) Data Consultant
7 12 (8.76%) Network Consultant
7 12 (8.76%) Network Engineer
8 9 (6.57%) Administrator
8 9 (6.57%) Analyst
9 8 (5.84%) 1st Line Engineer
9 8 (5.84%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (5.84%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 6 (4.38%) Backup Administrator
10 6 (4.38%) Storage Administrator
11 5 (3.65%) EMC Storage Administrator
11 5 (3.65%) Linux Engineer
12 4 (2.92%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.92%) CSS
2 2 (1.46%) Middleware
3 1 (0.73%) COM
3 1 (0.73%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.25%) Data Centre
2 19 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.76%) Clustering
4 7 (5.11%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.46%) AS400
6 2 (1.46%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.46%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.46%) iSeries
6 2 (1.46%) PKI
7 1 (0.73%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.73%) DataPower
7 1 (0.73%) EPoS
7 1 (0.73%) FMCG
7 1 (0.73%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.73%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 108 (78.83%) Windows
2 84 (61.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 68 (49.64%) Windows Server
4 47 (34.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (25.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (13.87%) Linux
7 17 (12.41%) Windows 7
8 10 (7.30%) Windows 8
9 8 (5.84%) Mac OS X
10 6 (4.38%) Windows XP
11 5 (3.65%) Unix
12 3 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.73%) Debian
13 1 (0.73%) Solaris
13 1 (0.73%) SUSE
13 1 (0.73%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.82%) ITIL
2 29 (21.17%) Load Balancing
3 24 (17.52%) Business Continuity
4 22 (16.06%) Project Management
5 18 (13.14%) Network Design
6 17 (12.41%) Change Control
6 17 (12.41%) Matrix Management
7 14 (10.22%) High Availability
8 9 (6.57%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (5.84%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (4.38%) Migration
11 5 (3.65%) Incident Management
11 5 (3.65%) Service Delivery
12 4 (2.92%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (2.92%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (2.92%) CRM
12 4 (2.92%) DevOps
12 4 (2.92%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (2.92%) Line Management
13 3 (2.19%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (38.69%) SQL
2 16 (11.68%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.92%) Perl
4 3 (2.19%) VBScript
5 2 (1.46%) C#
5 2 (1.46%) Java
5 2 (1.46%) Ruby
6 1 (0.73%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.73%) Python
6 1 (0.73%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.73%) Tcl
6 1 (0.73%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (18.25%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (14.60%) CCNA
2 20 (14.60%) CCNP
3 16 (11.68%) CCIE
4 9 (6.57%) Degree
5 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.92%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.46%) CCDA
7 2 (1.46%) CCSP
7 2 (1.46%) HND
7 2 (1.46%) JNCIE
7 2 (1.46%) JNCIP
7 2 (1.46%) JNCIS
7 2 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.73%) CISSP
8 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.73%) MCP
8 1 (0.73%) MCSA
8 1 (0.73%) MCSE
8 1 (0.73%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (34.31%) SLA
2 20 (14.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 99 (72.26%) Active Directory
2 60 (43.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (23.36%) Hyper-V
4 18 (13.14%) vSphere
5 5 (3.65%) XenApp
6 3 (2.19%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.46%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.73%) Docker
8 1 (0.73%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.73%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.73%) iptables
8 1 (0.73%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.73%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.73%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 34 (24.82%) SCCM
2 26 (18.98%) SCOM
3 8 (5.84%) EMC NetWorker
3 8 (5.84%) Puppet
4 3 (2.19%) WSUS
5 2 (1.46%) Ansible
5 2 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.73%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.73%) QRadar
6 1 (0.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 83 (60.58%) Microsoft
2 67 (48.91%) VMware
3 46 (33.58%) Cisco
4 30 (21.90%) Dell
5 23 (16.79%) HP
6 20 (14.60%) Kaspersky
6 20 (14.60%) Siemens
6 20 (14.60%) WatchGuard
7 16 (11.68%) EMC
8 15 (10.95%) CheckPoint
8 15 (10.95%) Fortinet
8 15 (10.95%) IBM
9 11 (8.03%) Juniper
10 10 (7.30%) F5
11 8 (5.84%) Apple
12 7 (5.11%) Citrix
13 6 (4.38%) Symantec
14 5 (3.65%) Oracle
15 3 (2.19%) CA
16 2 (1.46%) Avaya
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