Period
to 7 July 2020

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 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 76 118 136
Rank change year-on-year +42 +18 -22
Permanent jobs citing DNS 16 17 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.58% 0.89% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.09% 8.95% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 25
Median annual salary £53,825 £33,890 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.82% +47.35% -34.29%
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year - +63.64% -31.25%

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 106 190 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.46% 9.98% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 56 128 192
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £25,875 £26,750 £23,075
90th Percentile £64,419 £60,750 £59,425
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% +2.41%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Glasgow

DNS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DNS in Glasgow.

Salary trend for DNS in Glasgow

DNS
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing DNS in Glasgow over the 6 months to 7 July 2020.

Salary histogram for DNS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, 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 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) DHCP
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
4 8 (50.00%) SCCM
4 8 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 7 (43.75%) Patch Management
5 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
6 6 (37.50%) SQL
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (37.50%) Migration
6 6 (37.50%) Capita
6 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
6 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
6 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
6 6 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (37.50%) Public Sector
7 5 (31.25%) Office 365
7 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (31.25%) LAN
7 5 (31.25%) WAN
8 4 (25.00%) Cisco
8 4 (25.00%) Retail
8 4 (25.00%) VMware
8 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
8 4 (25.00%) Local Government
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) DHCP
2 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
3 5 (31.25%) LAN
3 5 (31.25%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.25%) DSL
5 1 (6.25%) NAS
5 1 (6.25%) PPTP
5 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 6 (37.50%) Public Sector
2 4 (25.00%) Local Government
2 4 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Consultant
1 6 (37.50%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) SCCM Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) iPad
1 1 (6.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (6.25%) Android
6 1 (6.25%) Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Patch Management
2 6 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
2 6 (37.50%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (12.50%) Process Management
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
5 1 (6.25%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (6.25%) BCP
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) People Management
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (25.00%) PowerCLI
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (12.50%) SCDPM
4 2 (12.50%) SCOM
4 2 (12.50%) SCOrch
4 2 (12.50%) SCSM
4 2 (12.50%) SCVMM
5 1 (6.25%) AirWatch
5 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
5 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Capita
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) Acronis
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) MobileIron
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) WatchGuard