Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 119 110
Rank change year-on-year -3 -9 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 34 32 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.55% 1.42% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.17% 13.50% 16.59%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 33
Glasgow median annual salary £28,399 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.27% -11.76% +49.12%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,000 £31,700
90th Percentile £48,475 £65,000 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £33,750 £47,500 £38,670
% change year-on-year -28.95% +22.84% +35.68%

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 240 237 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.95% 10.54% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 163 144 136
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.80% +4.38%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,675 £25,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £54,500
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +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 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 22 (64.71%) TCP/IP
2 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
3 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (50.00%) Linux
4 14 (41.18%) Windows
4 14 (41.18%) DHCP
5 13 (38.24%) NFS
5 13 (38.24%) ITIL
5 13 (38.24%) Apache
5 13 (38.24%) Tomcat
5 13 (38.24%) SSH
5 13 (38.24%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (32.35%) iSCSI
6 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
6 11 (32.35%) IIS
6 11 (32.35%) Firewall
6 11 (32.35%) Samba
7 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
8 9 (26.47%) Cisco
8 9 (26.47%) SQL
8 9 (26.47%) SOA
8 9 (26.47%) Service Management
9 8 (23.53%) ITSM
9 8 (23.53%) VMware
9 8 (23.53%) Office 365
9 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
10 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (20.59%) Unix

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 13 (38.24%) Apache
1 13 (38.24%) Tomcat
2 11 (32.35%) IIS
3 4 (11.76%) JBoss
3 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.88%) WordPress
6 1 (2.94%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (23.53%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) IaaS
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (64.71%) TCP/IP
2 14 (41.18%) DHCP
3 13 (38.24%) SSH
4 11 (32.35%) Firewall
4 11 (32.35%) iSCSI
5 5 (14.71%) Internet
5 5 (14.71%) LAN
5 5 (14.71%) SAN
5 5 (14.71%) WAN
6 4 (11.76%) MPLS
6 4 (11.76%) VoIP
7 3 (8.82%) BGP
7 3 (8.82%) HTTP
7 3 (8.82%) Intranet
7 3 (8.82%) OSPF
7 3 (8.82%) SNMP
7 3 (8.82%) VLAN
7 3 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (5.88%) Network Security
8 2 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Billing
3 1 (2.94%) German Language
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Applications Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Administrator
2 6 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (8.82%) IT Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Network Support
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Developer
4 2 (5.88%) IT Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) IT Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Perl Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Python Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) LDAP
2 3 (8.82%) JSP
2 3 (8.82%) Servlets
3 2 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (2.94%) WAP
4 1 (2.94%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
1 3 (8.82%) Replication
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) PMI
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Linux
2 14 (41.18%) Windows
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 7 (20.59%) Unix
4 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (8.82%) Solaris
6 3 (8.82%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) ITIL
1 13 (38.24%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (26.47%) Service Management
2 9 (26.47%) SOA
3 8 (23.53%) ITSM
4 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
6 3 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Software Licensing
7 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.88%) DevOps
7 2 (5.88%) Migration
7 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.88%) Software Distribution
7 2 (5.88%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
2 9 (26.47%) SQL
3 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 4 (11.76%) Bourne shell
3 4 (11.76%) Korn
4 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.88%) Java
5 2 (5.88%) Perl
5 2 (5.88%) PHP
5 2 (5.88%) Python
5 2 (5.88%) sed
5 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) AWK
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.76%) CCNA
2 4 (11.76%) CCNP
3 3 (8.82%) CCIE
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.94%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) HND
5 1 (2.94%) JNCIP
5 1 (2.94%) JNCIS
5 1 (2.94%) MCSA
5 1 (2.94%) MCSD
5 1 (2.94%) MCSE
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (2.94%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (2.94%) GDPR
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 13 (38.24%) NFS
2 11 (32.35%) Samba
3 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
4 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
6 3 (8.82%) vSphere
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle Clusterware
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
1 3 (8.82%) SCDPM
2 2 (5.88%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.88%) SCOM
3 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.94%) Malwarebytes
3 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.94%) Puppet
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (2.94%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.94%) WMI
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 9 (26.47%) Cisco
3 8 (23.53%) VMware
4 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.82%) Citrix
5 3 (8.82%) Meraki
5 3 (8.82%) Oracle
5 3 (8.82%) Xero
6 2 (5.88%) Fortinet
6 2 (5.88%) HP
6 2 (5.88%) Palo Alto
6 2 (5.88%) Symantec
7 1 (2.94%) Apple
7 1 (2.94%) Aruba
7 1 (2.94%) Avaya
7 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.94%) Dell
7 1 (2.94%) F5
7 1 (2.94%) Juniper
7 1 (2.94%) Veeam