Period
to 16 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for DNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DNS over the 6 months to 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 120 102 81
Rank change year-on-year -18 -21 +34
Permanent jobs citing DNS 26 47 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.06% 1.73% 2.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.61% 14.37% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 31
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +43.75% +32.23%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £48,750
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year -6.25% +4.58% -0.65%

DNS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 245 327 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.99% 12.03% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 168 206 177
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £33,200 £28,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £63,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -3.61%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing DNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Edinburgh

DNS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for DNS in Edinburgh

DNS
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Salary histogram for DNS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for DNS.

1 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
3 16 (61.54%) Windows
4 13 (50.00%) DHCP
4 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (42.31%) .NET
6 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 10 (38.46%) HTML
6 10 (38.46%) XML
6 10 (38.46%) CSS
6 10 (38.46%) VB.NET
6 10 (38.46%) VMware
6 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (34.62%) SQL
8 8 (30.77%) IIS
9 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
9 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
9 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
9 7 (26.92%) Web Services
9 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (26.92%) HP
9 7 (26.92%) LoadRunner
9 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
9 7 (26.92%) Ajax
9 7 (26.92%) Banking
9 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 8 (30.77%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) Documentum
2 3 (11.54%) FileNet
2 3 (11.54%) OnBase
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.54%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) DHCP
2 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
4 1 (3.85%) SMTP
4 1 (3.85%) SSH
4 1 (3.85%) SSL
4 1 (3.85%) VoIP
4 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) LoadRunner
1 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (26.92%) Banking
2 6 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) .NET Developer
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory Consultant
1 7 (26.92%) Consultant
1 7 (26.92%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) VB.NET Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Wintel Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) .NET
2 10 (38.46%) CSS
2 10 (38.46%) HTML
2 10 (38.46%) XML
3 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
3 7 (26.92%) Ajax
3 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
3 7 (26.92%) jQuery
3 7 (26.92%) Web Services
4 3 (11.54%) Regular Expression
5 2 (7.69%) LDAP
6 1 (3.85%) LAMP
6 1 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Clustering
1 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.85%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.69%) Linux
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.85%) Android
6 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Solaris
6 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Performance Testing
1 7 (26.92%) Release Management
1 7 (26.92%) Web Development
2 3 (11.54%) Content Management
2 3 (11.54%) CRM
2 3 (11.54%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Content Management
2 3 (11.54%) ERP
2 3 (11.54%) Workflow
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 2 (7.69%) Thought Leadership
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) Document Management
4 1 (3.85%) Presales
4 1 (3.85%) Records Management
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Task Automation
4 1 (3.85%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
1 10 (38.46%) VB.NET
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
4 3 (11.54%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) C++
4 3 (11.54%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.85%) Bourne shell
5 1 (3.85%) C-shell
5 1 (3.85%) Korn
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCSA
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 14001
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.69%) NFS
5 1 (3.85%) Docker
5 1 (3.85%) Samba
5 1 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (3.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) vMotion
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) Laserfiche
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) EMC
5 1 (3.85%) F5
5 1 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) Remedy
5 1 (3.85%) Sun
5 1 (3.85%) Veritas