Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 90 113
Rank change year-on-year -26 +23 +21
Permanent jobs citing DNS 34 50 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.47% 2.31% 1.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.39% 18.45% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 22 45 33
Glasgow median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +36.84% -27.85%
10th Percentile £23,175 £30,600 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,500 £50,000 £44,900
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £38,670 £28,500
% change year-on-year +22.84% +35.68% -16.18%

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 254 271 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.99% 12.51% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 146 173 185
Glasgow median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £54,500 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for DNS.

1 28 (82.35%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) Linux
3 19 (55.88%) DHCP
3 19 (55.88%) Active Directory
4 18 (52.94%) TCP/IP
4 18 (52.94%) PowerShell
5 17 (50.00%) Unix
6 16 (47.06%) ITIL
6 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
6 16 (47.06%) Windows Server
7 15 (44.12%) Firewall
8 13 (38.24%) VMware
8 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (38.24%) Office 365
9 12 (35.29%) DevOps
9 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (35.29%) SSL
9 12 (35.29%) HTTP
10 11 (32.35%) SMTP
10 11 (32.35%) VPN
10 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
10 11 (32.35%) SQL
10 11 (32.35%) SharePoint
11 10 (29.41%) Python
11 10 (29.41%) MySQL
11 10 (29.41%) Perl
11 10 (29.41%) PHP
11 10 (29.41%) Cisco
11 10 (29.41%) Nagios
11 10 (29.41%) Configuration Management

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 11 (32.35%) SharePoint
2 10 (29.41%) Skype for Business
3 6 (17.65%) IIS
4 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
5 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (8.82%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (38.24%) Office 365
2 10 (29.41%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (17.65%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (55.88%) DHCP
2 18 (52.94%) TCP/IP
3 15 (44.12%) Firewall
4 12 (35.29%) HTTP
4 12 (35.29%) SSL
5 11 (32.35%) SMTP
5 11 (32.35%) VPN
6 9 (26.47%) IPsec
7 8 (23.53%) VLAN
8 6 (17.65%) Wireless
9 4 (11.76%) Skype
9 4 (11.76%) VoIP
10 3 (8.82%) BIG-IP
10 3 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (8.82%) LAN
10 3 (8.82%) SSH
10 3 (8.82%) WAN
11 2 (5.88%) FTP
11 2 (5.88%) SAN
11 2 (5.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 10 (29.41%) MySQL
2 10 (29.41%) NoSQL
3 9 (26.47%) Relational Database
4 7 (20.59%) Redis
5 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Back Office
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Analyst
1 9 (26.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Designer
5 3 (8.82%) Network Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Head of Infrastructure
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Designer
7 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) IP Network Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Security Incident Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Senior IP Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) iPhone
2 3 (8.82%) Clustering
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) PKI
3 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (82.35%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) Linux
3 17 (50.00%) Unix
4 16 (47.06%) Windows Server
5 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (17.65%) Solaris
7 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
7 6 (17.65%) Windows Phone
8 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.94%) VMS
9 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) ITIL
2 12 (35.29%) DevOps
3 10 (29.41%) Configuration Management
3 10 (29.41%) Open Source
4 9 (26.47%) Web Development
5 7 (20.59%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (20.59%) Data Management
5 7 (20.59%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (17.65%) Innovative Thinking
6 6 (17.65%) Patch Management
7 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.82%) Change Management
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
7 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.88%) BCP
8 2 (5.88%) Project Management
8 2 (5.88%) Service Design
8 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) PowerShell
2 11 (32.35%) SQL
3 10 (29.41%) Perl
3 10 (29.41%) PHP
3 10 (29.41%) Python
4 9 (26.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) RHCE
2 1 (2.94%) CCNA
2 1 (2.94%) CCNP
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) HND
2 1 (2.94%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (55.88%) Active Directory
2 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (26.47%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (20.59%) Hyper-V
4 7 (20.59%) vSphere
5 3 (8.82%) ISA Server
5 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.94%) NFS
7 1 (2.94%) Samba
7 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Grafana
1 10 (29.41%) Nagios
1 10 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (29.41%) Puppet
1 10 (29.41%) ZABBIX
2 8 (23.53%) CFEngine
3 6 (17.65%) Backup Exec
3 6 (17.65%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 6 (17.65%) Malwarebytes
3 6 (17.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 6 (17.65%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (17.65%) SCCM
4 4 (11.76%) SCOM
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.94%) Ansible
6 1 (2.94%) Computer Incident Response Team
6 1 (2.94%) DameWare
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 13 (38.24%) VMware
3 10 (29.41%) Cisco
4 7 (20.59%) Avaya
4 7 (20.59%) Palo Alto
4 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
5 6 (17.65%) Apple
5 6 (17.65%) Citrix
5 6 (17.65%) Dell
5 6 (17.65%) Sophos
5 6 (17.65%) Symantec
6 3 (8.82%) F5
6 3 (8.82%) Veritas
7 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.94%) BT
8 1 (2.94%) CommVault
8 1 (2.94%) IBM
8 1 (2.94%) Infoblox