Period
to 27 November 2021

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 27 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 83 69 110
Rank change year-on-year -14 +41 +11
Permanent jobs citing DNS 31 11 22
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.02% 1.39% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 13.92% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 9
10th Percentile " £28,000 £35,975
25th Percentile £35,000 £31,563 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £41,125 £47,600
Median % change year-on-year +9.42% -13.60% +47.14%
75th Percentile £50,000 £43,469 £48,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £44,625 £53,650
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,250 £39,750
% change year-on-year +5.59% +1.26% +11.19%

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 186 79 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.10% 9.96% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 125 49 112
10th Percentile £32,000 £35,500 £31,032
25th Percentile £35,000 £40,875 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.05% - +8.57%
75th Percentile £55,750 £57,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £68,465
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for DNS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, 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 21 (67.74%) DHCP
2 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 20 (64.52%) Social Skills
3 19 (61.29%) Windows
4 18 (58.06%) Active Directory
4 18 (58.06%) Microsoft 365
5 17 (54.84%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (48.39%) TCP/IP
7 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
8 12 (38.71%) Azure
9 11 (35.48%) ITIL
10 10 (32.26%) SharePoint
10 10 (32.26%) Firewall
10 10 (32.26%) Data Protection
11 9 (29.03%) Degree
11 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
11 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
11 9 (29.03%) Computer Science Degree
12 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
12 8 (25.81%) C#
12 8 (25.81%) .NET
12 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (22.58%) Google
13 7 (22.58%) Finance
13 7 (22.58%) Scrum
13 7 (22.58%) Web Design
13 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
13 7 (22.58%) Hyper-V
13 7 (22.58%) REST
13 7 (22.58%) AngularJS

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 10 (32.26%) SharePoint
2 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) Apache
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft 365
2 12 (38.71%) Azure
3 7 (22.58%) Firebase
4 2 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.23%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 1 (3.23%) GitHub
5 1 (3.23%) IaaS
5 1 (3.23%) PaaS
5 1 (3.23%) Power Platform
5 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (67.74%) DHCP
2 15 (48.39%) TCP/IP
3 10 (32.26%) Firewall
4 7 (22.58%) LAN
4 7 (22.58%) WAN
5 5 (16.13%) IPsec
5 5 (16.13%) VoIP
6 4 (12.90%) VPN
7 3 (9.68%) VLAN
8 2 (6.45%) BGP
8 2 (6.45%) DMZ
8 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (3.23%) HTTP
9 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
9 1 (3.23%) Internet
9 1 (3.23%) Kerberos
9 1 (3.23%) SAN
9 1 (3.23%) SSL
9 1 (3.23%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.23%) Maven
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.23%) SonarQube
General
1 20 (64.52%) Social Skills
2 7 (22.58%) Finance
3 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 2 (6.45%) Retail
5 1 (3.23%) Back Office
5 1 (3.23%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Developer
1 7 (22.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (22.58%) Lead Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Support Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) IT Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Desktop Support
4 4 (12.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Service Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) .NET
2 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
2 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
2 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (22.58%) CSS
2 7 (22.58%) HTML
2 7 (22.58%) React
2 7 (22.58%) REST
2 7 (22.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 7 (22.58%) Vue.js
2 7 (22.58%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) J2EE
3 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
1 7 (22.58%) User Experience
2 6 (19.35%) Clustering
3 5 (16.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.23%) PKI
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
3 5 (16.13%) Windows 10
4 4 (12.90%) Linux
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.45%) CentOS
6 2 (6.45%) Debian
6 2 (6.45%) Fedora
6 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (3.23%) Unix
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (35.48%) ITIL
3 10 (32.26%) Data Protection
4 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
5 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
6 7 (22.58%) Architectural Design
6 7 (22.58%) Collaborative Working
6 7 (22.58%) Front End Development
6 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (22.58%) Project Management
6 7 (22.58%) Resource Allocation
6 7 (22.58%) Scrum
6 7 (22.58%) Web Design
7 6 (19.35%) Virtual Environments
8 5 (16.13%) Load Balancing
8 5 (16.13%) Problem Management
9 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
9 4 (12.90%) CRM
9 4 (12.90%) Preventative Maintenance
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) C#
2 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
3 6 (19.35%) SQL
4 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.23%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) CCNA
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (12.90%) MCSA
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) GDPR
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (58.06%) Active Directory
2 7 (22.58%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.45%) Docker
4 2 (6.45%) iptables
5 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 2 (6.45%) Ansible
2 2 (6.45%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.45%) Puppet
2 2 (6.45%) Terraform
2 2 (6.45%) WSUS
3 1 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (3.23%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Google
3 6 (19.35%) VMware
4 4 (12.90%) Veritas
5 3 (9.68%) Dell
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco
6 2 (6.45%) CommVault
6 2 (6.45%) HP
6 2 (6.45%) Juniper
7 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.23%) Citrix
7 1 (3.23%) EMC
7 1 (3.23%) F5
7 1 (3.23%) Meraki
7 1 (3.23%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle
7 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.23%) Ubiquiti
7 1 (3.23%) WatchGuard