Period
to 24 April 2019

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 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 123 133 98
Rank change year-on-year +10 -35 -18
Permanent jobs citing DNS 20 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.02% 1.37% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.05% 11.18% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 16
Glasgow median annual salary £30,000 £41,250 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +9.27% -1.95%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,725 £24,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £38,140 £34,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +10.55% -11.54% +1.30%

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 166 304 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.45% 12.24% 12.33%
Number of salaries quoted 115 179 151
Glasgow median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% - +4.29%
10th Percentile £25,400 £27,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £59,600 £57,500 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% - -5.88%

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 April 2019.

Salary histogram for DNS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, 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 11 (55.00%) Windows
1 11 (55.00%) DHCP
2 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
2 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (40.00%) vSphere
5 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
5 7 (35.00%) Office 365
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (30.00%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (30.00%) Analytics
6 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (30.00%) Firewall
7 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 5 (25.00%) SQL
7 5 (25.00%) High Availability
8 4 (20.00%) SaaS
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 4 (20.00%) Data Centre Operations
8 4 (20.00%) Cloud Operations
8 4 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
8 4 (20.00%) LAN

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 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (5.00%) JBoss
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Office 365
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) SaaS
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) DHCP
2 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (30.00%) Firewall
4 4 (20.00%) HTTP
4 4 (20.00%) Internet
4 4 (20.00%) LAN
4 4 (20.00%) WAN
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (15.00%) SAN
6 2 (10.00%) MPLS
7 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.00%) IPsec
7 1 (5.00%) Junos
7 1 (5.00%) NAS
7 1 (5.00%) Network Security
7 1 (5.00%) VoIP
7 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Hudson
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) CloudOps Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (15.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (15.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Fintech
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (30.00%) Analytics
3 5 (25.00%) High Availability
3 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (20.00%) Cloud Operations
4 4 (20.00%) Data Centre Operations
4 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (10.00%) Cyber Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Network Management
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) Security Operations
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Workforce Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) CCNP
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) JNCIP
2 2 (10.00%) JNCIS
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
2 3 (15.00%) QA
3 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (40.00%) vSphere
3 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) WMI
1 2 (10.00%) WSUS
2 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (5.00%) SnapMirror
2 1 (5.00%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (15.00%) Juniper
4 3 (15.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) F5
5 2 (10.00%) Veeam
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) IBM