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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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 103 87 90
Rank change year-on-year -16 +3 +25
Permanent jobs citing DNS 17 16 18
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.06% 1.24% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.83% 14.41% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 7
10th Percentile £29,000 £23,000 £31,750
25th Percentile £34,375 £26,500 £42,494
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,000 £37,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.33% -34.78% +91.67%
75th Percentile £51,625 £40,688 £63,838
90th Percentile £53,250 £54,500 -
Scotland median annual salary £50,750 £35,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year +43.97% -8.44% +14.93%

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 173 111 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.83% 8.60% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 113 77 67
10th Percentile £27,750 £25,500 £24,400
25th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £36,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £42,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -11.58% +14.46%
75th Percentile £55,750 £51,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £64,303
Scotland median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 24 May 2022.

Salary histogram for DNS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) DHCP
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server
3 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
4 12 (70.59%) Firewall
5 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
6 10 (58.82%) Social Skills
6 10 (58.82%) Microsoft 365
7 9 (52.94%) Hyper-V
8 8 (47.06%) Load Balancing
8 8 (47.06%) Azure
8 8 (47.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 7 (41.18%) WAN
9 7 (41.18%) LAN
9 7 (41.18%) ITIL
9 7 (41.18%) SQL
10 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
10 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
10 6 (35.29%) SLA
10 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (35.29%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (35.29%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (35.29%) Problem Management
10 6 (35.29%) Data Protection
11 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
11 5 (29.41%) AWS
11 5 (29.41%) Change Control
11 5 (29.41%) VMware

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 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (11.76%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft 365
2 8 (47.06%) Azure
3 5 (29.41%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) DHCP
2 12 (70.59%) Firewall
3 7 (41.18%) LAN
3 7 (41.18%) WAN
4 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
5 5 (29.41%) SAN
6 4 (23.53%) IPsec
6 4 (23.53%) Unified Communications
6 4 (23.53%) VoIP
7 2 (11.76%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (11.76%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (11.76%) VPN
7 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (5.88%) BGP
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (58.82%) Social Skills
2 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) IT Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) IT Support
2 3 (17.65%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Junior
3 2 (11.76%) Junior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (29.41%) Clustering
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (11.76%) PKI
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.88%) CentOS
7 1 (5.88%) Debian
7 1 (5.88%) Fedora
7 1 (5.88%) Linux
7 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 8 (47.06%) Load Balancing
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 6 (35.29%) Data Protection
3 6 (35.29%) Problem Management
3 6 (35.29%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (29.41%) Change Control
5 4 (23.53%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 2 (11.76%) Runbook
6 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) Agile
7 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
7 1 (5.88%) DevOps
7 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.88%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) Hyper-V
3 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) Docker
4 1 (5.88%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
1 3 (17.65%) SCOM
1 3 (17.65%) SCOrch
2 2 (11.76%) FortiGate
3 1 (5.88%) Ansible
3 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Meraki
4 2 (11.76%) Mitel
4 2 (11.76%) Ubiquiti
4 2 (11.76%) WatchGuard
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper