Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 116 104
Rank change year-on-year -22 -12 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 27 28 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.17% 1.22% 2.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.34% 12.39% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 28
Glasgow median annual salary £26,100 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.69% -18.75% +36.75%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £49,000 £46,250 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £31,100 £42,500 £38,835
% change year-on-year -26.82% +9.44% +29.45%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 261 226 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.27% 9.88% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 172 136 140
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.11% -4.17%
10th Percentile £24,025 £25,000 £29,175
90th Percentile £58,750 £64,188 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Glasgow

DNS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for DNS in Glasgow

DNS
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Glasgow over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for DNS.

1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
2 16 (59.26%) Windows
3 15 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 13 (48.15%) DHCP
4 13 (48.15%) ITIL
5 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (40.74%) Linux
7 10 (37.04%) Firewall
7 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
8 9 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (33.33%) NFS
9 8 (29.63%) SOA
9 8 (29.63%) Apache
9 8 (29.63%) Tomcat
9 8 (29.63%) IIS
9 8 (29.63%) Cisco
9 8 (29.63%) SAN
9 8 (29.63%) iSCSI
9 8 (29.63%) SSH
9 8 (29.63%) Samba
9 8 (29.63%) Office 365
10 7 (25.93%) VMware
10 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
10 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
11 6 (22.22%) ITSM
11 6 (22.22%) Service Management
11 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Office

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (29.63%) Apache
1 8 (29.63%) IIS
1 8 (29.63%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.70%) JBoss
5 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Office 365
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.41%) IaaS
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 13 (48.15%) DHCP
3 10 (37.04%) Firewall
4 8 (29.63%) iSCSI
4 8 (29.63%) SAN
4 8 (29.63%) SSH
5 4 (14.81%) VoIP
6 3 (11.11%) Internet
6 3 (11.11%) Intranet
6 3 (11.11%) VLAN
7 2 (7.41%) HTTP
7 2 (7.41%) LAN
7 2 (7.41%) VPN
7 2 (7.41%) WAN
7 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (7.41%) Wireless
8 1 (3.70%) Kerberos
8 1 (3.70%) SMTP
8 1 (3.70%) SNMP
8 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) IT Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) IT Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Security Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Active Directory Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Support
5 1 (3.70%) IT Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) LAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) JSP
1 1 (3.70%) LDAP
1 1 (3.70%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) iPhone
2 2 (7.41%) PMI
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.70%) iPad
3 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (40.74%) Linux
4 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
5 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (18.52%) Windows 10
7 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (7.41%) Unix
9 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
9 1 (3.70%) Solaris
9 1 (3.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 9 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (29.63%) SOA
4 6 (22.22%) ITSM
4 6 (22.22%) Service Management
5 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 3 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (11.11%) Migration
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.11%) Software Licensing
6 2 (7.41%) BCP
6 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.41%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.41%) Server Management
7 1 (3.70%) Change Management
7 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.70%) Data Security
7 1 (3.70%) Password Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) Bourne shell
4 1 (3.70%) Korn
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
4 1 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) sed
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) CCNP
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.70%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 9 (33.33%) NFS
3 8 (29.63%) Samba
4 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
5 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (3.70%) vSphere
6 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
1 3 (11.11%) SCDPM
2 2 (7.41%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.70%) Ansible
3 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (3.70%) Malwarebytes
3 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.70%) Puppet
3 1 (3.70%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Cisco
3 7 (25.93%) VMware
4 4 (14.81%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) Meraki
5 3 (11.11%) Symantec
5 3 (11.11%) Xero
6 2 (7.41%) Apple
6 2 (7.41%) Avaya
6 2 (7.41%) Citrix
6 2 (7.41%) MobileIron
6 2 (7.41%) NetApp
7 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.70%) Dell
7 1 (3.70%) Hitachi
7 1 (3.70%) IBM
7 1 (3.70%) McAfee
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.70%) Sophos