Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 116 85
Rank change year-on-year -14 -31 +10
Permanent jobs citing DNS 32 19 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.30% 0.96% 3.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.46% 9.55% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 30
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% - -9.41%
10th Percentile £24,400 £23,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £45,250 £44,325
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% +2.67%

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 306 199 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.47% 10.10% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 184 127 165
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +1.19%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £28,675
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,750 £60,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,496 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.24% -5.88% +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 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 23 (71.88%) Firewall
2 19 (59.38%) ITIL
3 18 (56.25%) TCP/IP
4 17 (53.13%) Kalman Filter
5 15 (46.88%) Ansible
5 15 (46.88%) HTTP
5 15 (46.88%) Change Management
5 15 (46.88%) Capacity Planning
6 14 (43.75%) Security Architecture
6 14 (43.75%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (43.75%) Bash Shell
6 14 (43.75%) IPsec
6 14 (43.75%) Intrusion Detection
6 14 (43.75%) Configuration Management
6 14 (43.75%) SMTP
6 14 (43.75%) SSL
6 14 (43.75%) Perl
6 14 (43.75%) Python
6 14 (43.75%) Data Centre
6 14 (43.75%) Security Monitoring
7 13 (40.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 13 (40.63%) Public Cloud
7 13 (40.63%) Technical Analysis
7 13 (40.63%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (40.63%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (40.63%) Windows
7 13 (40.63%) VPN
7 13 (40.63%) DHCP
7 13 (40.63%) Password Management
7 13 (40.63%) Management Information System

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 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.25%) Confluence
4 1 (3.13%) MQSeries
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (43.75%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (15.63%) Office 365
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (71.88%) Firewall
2 18 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 15 (46.88%) HTTP
4 14 (43.75%) Intrusion Detection
4 14 (43.75%) IPsec
4 14 (43.75%) SMTP
4 14 (43.75%) SSL
5 13 (40.63%) DHCP
5 13 (40.63%) VPN
6 6 (18.75%) SAN
7 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (12.50%) LAN
7 4 (12.50%) Wireless
8 3 (9.38%) VoIP
8 3 (9.38%) WAN
8 3 (9.38%) WLAN
9 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (3.13%) Internet
10 1 (3.13%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Administrator
1 14 (43.75%) Security Administrator
2 4 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) LAN Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Active Directory Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (6.25%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Support
4 2 (6.25%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) WAN Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) LDAP
1 1 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 13 (40.63%) Management Information System
2 13 (40.63%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.25%) iPad
3 2 (6.25%) iPhone
3 2 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (12.50%) Linux
5 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
7 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
7 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) ITIL
2 17 (53.13%) Kalman Filter
3 15 (46.88%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (46.88%) Change Management
4 14 (43.75%) Configuration Management
4 14 (43.75%) Security Architecture
4 14 (43.75%) Security Monitoring
5 13 (40.63%) Information Management
5 13 (40.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 13 (40.63%) Password Management
5 13 (40.63%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (40.63%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (6.25%) BCP
7 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.25%) Change Control
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (6.25%) DevOps
7 2 (6.25%) Migration
7 2 (6.25%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) Bash Shell
1 14 (43.75%) Perl
1 14 (43.75%) Python
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) CCNP
1 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.25%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (3.13%) NFS
6 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (46.88%) Ansible
2 13 (40.63%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (40.63%) Puppet
3 7 (21.88%) SCCM
4 4 (12.50%) SCOM
5 2 (6.25%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
1 10 (31.25%) VMware
2 7 (21.88%) Cisco
3 5 (15.63%) HP
4 4 (12.50%) Apple
5 3 (9.38%) Aruba
5 3 (9.38%) Citrix
6 2 (6.25%) Avaya
6 2 (6.25%) IBM
6 2 (6.25%) Juniper
6 2 (6.25%) Meraki
6 2 (6.25%) MobileIron
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle
7 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.13%) McAfee
7 1 (3.13%) NetApp
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.13%) Symantec
7 1 (3.13%) Varonis
7 1 (3.13%) Veritas