Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 97 82
Rank change year-on-year -22 -15 +30
Permanent jobs citing DNS 40 30 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.75% 1.59% 3.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.65% 12.61% 24.64%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 40
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £37,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.58% -1.95% -4.94%
10th Percentile £32,675 £28,250 £23,900
90th Percentile £56,000 £45,625 £47,625
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -2.60% +4.05%

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 293 238 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.85% 12.61% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 158 161 201
Glasgow median annual salary £46,500 £42,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% +3.70% +1.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £59,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 31 (77.50%) Firewall
2 24 (60.00%) ITIL
3 22 (55.00%) VPN
4 21 (52.50%) DHCP
4 21 (52.50%) Active Directory
5 20 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 20 (50.00%) Windows
6 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 18 (45.00%) Change Management
6 18 (45.00%) Windows Server
7 17 (42.50%) VMware
8 16 (40.00%) SMTP
8 16 (40.00%) SSL
8 16 (40.00%) HTTP
8 16 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
8 16 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 16 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
9 15 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (37.50%) Ansible
9 15 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (35.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 14 (35.00%) Management Information System
10 14 (35.00%) IPsec
10 14 (35.00%) Python
10 14 (35.00%) Perl
10 14 (35.00%) Configuration Management
10 14 (35.00%) Security Architecture
10 14 (35.00%) Bash Shell
10 14 (35.00%) Office 365
10 14 (35.00%) Security Monitoring

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 (27.50%) SharePoint
2 9 (22.50%) Skype for Business
3 5 (12.50%) IIS
4 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (7.50%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (5.00%) Confluence
7 1 (2.50%) MQSeries
7 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (35.00%) Office 365
4 6 (15.00%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (77.50%) Firewall
2 22 (55.00%) VPN
3 21 (52.50%) DHCP
4 20 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 16 (40.00%) HTTP
5 16 (40.00%) SMTP
5 16 (40.00%) SSL
6 14 (35.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 14 (35.00%) IPsec
7 9 (22.50%) Wireless
8 7 (17.50%) VLAN
9 5 (12.50%) LAN
10 4 (10.00%) VoIP
10 4 (10.00%) WAN
11 3 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (7.50%) SAN
11 3 (7.50%) Skype
11 3 (7.50%) WLAN
12 2 (5.00%) SSH
12 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Administrator
2 14 (35.00%) Security Administrator
3 8 (20.00%) Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Designer
5 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Head of Infrastructure
7 2 (5.00%) LAN Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Network Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Designer
7 2 (5.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Management Information System
2 13 (32.50%) Data Centre
2 13 (32.50%) Public Cloud
3 7 (17.50%) iPhone
4 4 (10.00%) Clustering
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) iPad
5 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (50.00%) Windows
2 18 (45.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (25.00%) Linux
4 8 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (17.50%) Unix
6 6 (15.00%) Solaris
6 6 (15.00%) Windows Phone
7 3 (7.50%) Mac OS X
8 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) ITIL
2 18 (45.00%) Change Management
3 16 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 16 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
4 14 (35.00%) Configuration Management
4 14 (35.00%) Security Architecture
4 14 (35.00%) Security Monitoring
5 13 (32.50%) Information Management
5 13 (32.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 13 (32.50%) Password Management
5 13 (32.50%) Technical Analysis
6 8 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (15.00%) Innovative Thinking
8 6 (15.00%) Patch Management
9 4 (10.00%) DevOps
9 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
10 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
10 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) Bash Shell
1 14 (35.00%) Perl
1 14 (35.00%) Python
2 10 (25.00%) SQL
3 9 (22.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) CCNP
1 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (52.50%) Active Directory
2 15 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (17.50%) Hyper-V
5 6 (15.00%) vSphere
6 5 (12.50%) XenDesktop
7 3 (7.50%) ISA Server
8 2 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (5.00%) XenApp
9 1 (2.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (37.50%) Ansible
2 13 (32.50%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (32.50%) Puppet
3 11 (27.50%) SCCM
4 8 (20.00%) SCOM
5 6 (15.00%) Backup Exec
5 6 (15.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (15.00%) Malwarebytes
5 6 (15.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (15.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (2.50%) Computer Incident Response Team
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (42.50%) VMware
3 12 (30.00%) Cisco
4 9 (22.50%) Apple
5 8 (20.00%) Citrix
6 7 (17.50%) Avaya
7 6 (15.00%) Dell
7 6 (15.00%) Palo Alto
7 6 (15.00%) Sophos
7 6 (15.00%) Symantec
8 4 (10.00%) Veritas
9 2 (5.00%) Aruba
9 2 (5.00%) F5
9 2 (5.00%) HP
9 2 (5.00%) Juniper
9 2 (5.00%) Meraki
10 1 (2.50%) CommVault
10 1 (2.50%) IBM
10 1 (2.50%) Oracle