Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 114 83
Rank change year-on-year +2 -31 +26
Permanent jobs citing DNS 35 37 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.67% 1.61% 2.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.99% 14.29% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 41
Glasgow median annual salary £28,649 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.60% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £23,000 £30,600 £28,250
90th Percentile £46,825 £65,000 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £34,000 £50,000 £38,670
% change year-on-year -32.00% +29.30% +28.90%

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 206 259 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.83% 11.29% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 132 141 170
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -1.23%
10th Percentile £23,775 £31,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £54,550
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 21 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 17 (48.57%) Windows
4 16 (45.71%) DHCP
5 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 13 (37.14%) Linux
6 13 (37.14%) VMware
6 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
8 11 (31.43%) PowerShell
8 11 (31.43%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (28.57%) NFS
9 10 (28.57%) Apache
9 10 (28.57%) Tomcat
9 10 (28.57%) ITIL
9 10 (28.57%) Firewall
9 10 (28.57%) SSH
10 9 (25.71%) SQL
10 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
10 9 (25.71%) vSphere
10 9 (25.71%) Office 365
11 8 (22.86%) iSCSI
11 8 (22.86%) IIS
11 8 (22.86%) Samba
12 7 (20.00%) Cisco
12 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (17.14%) Unix
13 6 (17.14%) LDAP

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 (28.57%) Apache
1 10 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 8 (22.86%) IIS
3 5 (14.29%) JBoss
4 3 (8.57%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
4 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.71%) WordPress
6 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.86%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Office 365
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.71%) IaaS
4 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 16 (45.71%) DHCP
3 10 (28.57%) Firewall
3 10 (28.57%) SSH
4 8 (22.86%) iSCSI
5 5 (14.29%) Internet
5 5 (14.29%) MPLS
6 4 (11.43%) LAN
6 4 (11.43%) WAN
7 3 (8.57%) BGP
7 3 (8.57%) HTTP
7 3 (8.57%) OSPF
7 3 (8.57%) SAN
7 3 (8.57%) SNMP
7 3 (8.57%) VoIP
7 3 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (5.71%) Intranet
8 2 (5.71%) Network Security
8 2 (5.71%) SSL
8 2 (5.71%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Billing
3 1 (2.86%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Applications Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Administrator
3 6 (17.14%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) IT Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) IT Support
4 3 (8.57%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Network Support
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Server Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Support
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) IT Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) LDAP
2 3 (8.57%) JSP
2 3 (8.57%) Servlets
3 2 (5.71%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (2.86%) WAP
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Replication
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.71%) PMI
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Linux
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
4 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (17.14%) Unix
6 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.71%) Solaris
8 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (28.57%) ITIL
3 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
3 6 (17.14%) Service Management
3 6 (17.14%) SOA
4 5 (14.29%) ITSM
4 5 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.43%) Analytics
5 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (8.57%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (5.71%) Line Management
7 2 (5.71%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (5.71%) Software Licensing
7 2 (5.71%) Task Automation
7 2 (5.71%) Workforce Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) PowerShell
2 9 (25.71%) SQL
3 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
3 4 (11.43%) Bourne shell
3 4 (11.43%) Korn
4 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.71%) Java
5 2 (5.71%) Perl
5 2 (5.71%) PHP
5 2 (5.71%) Python
5 2 (5.71%) sed
6 1 (2.86%) AWK
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.43%) CCNA
2 4 (11.43%) CCNP
3 3 (8.57%) CCIE
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.71%) JNCIP
4 2 (5.71%) JNCIS
4 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.86%) Degree
5 1 (2.86%) HND
5 1 (2.86%) MCSA
5 1 (2.86%) MCSD
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
2 3 (8.57%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.86%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (2.86%) GDPR
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
3 10 (28.57%) NFS
4 9 (25.71%) vSphere
5 8 (22.86%) Samba
6 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle Clusterware
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) WMI
2 2 (5.71%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (5.71%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) SCDPM
2 2 (5.71%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.86%) Puppet
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (2.86%) SCOM
3 1 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 13 (37.14%) VMware
3 7 (20.00%) Cisco
4 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 4 (11.43%) Citrix
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle
7 2 (5.71%) F5
7 2 (5.71%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.71%) Juniper
7 2 (5.71%) Meraki
7 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
7 2 (5.71%) Xero
8 1 (2.86%) IBM
8 1 (2.86%) Symantec
8 1 (2.86%) Veeam
8 1 (2.86%) Veritas