The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 102 88 70
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -18
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 13 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.85% 0.85% 1.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% 9.84% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 9
Average salary £31,000 £22,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.77% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £17,400 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £39,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
DHCP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
260 122 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.00% 8.67% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 152 89 76
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DHCP across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

DHCP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DHCP across the Edinburgh region.

DHCP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing DHCP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DHCP.

1 24 (100.00%) DNS
2 20 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 20 (83.33%) Windows
3 12 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 8 (33.33%) Client/Server
5 8 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 8 (33.33%) Clustering
5 8 (33.33%) Banking
5 8 (33.33%) Retail
6 7 (29.17%) Linux
7 6 (25.00%) MS Office
7 6 (25.00%) VMware
8 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
8 5 (20.83%) Coaching
8 5 (20.83%) Oracle
8 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
8 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
8 5 (20.83%) ITIL
8 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
8 5 (20.83%) IPsec
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (16.67%) SAN
9 4 (16.67%) SSL
9 4 (16.67%) Python

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing DHCP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DHCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
3 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (12.50%) IIS
5 1 (4.17%) Apache
5 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Office
2 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.17%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) DNS
2 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.83%) IPsec
4 4 (16.67%) SSH
4 4 (16.67%) VPN
4 4 (16.67%) SSL
4 4 (16.67%) SAN
5 3 (12.50%) WAN
6 2 (8.33%) LAN
6 2 (8.33%) Firewall
7 1 (4.17%) LDAP
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (4.17%) VoIP
7 1 (4.17%) SMTP
7 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL
General
1 8 (33.33%) Banking
1 8 (33.33%) Retail
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
3 3 (12.50%) Legal
4 2 (8.33%) Aerospace
5 1 (4.17%) Electronics
5 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.17%) Games
5 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Applications Support
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) IT Support
2 5 (20.83%) Desktop Technician
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) IT Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Network Support
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) COM
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) SVG
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 8 (33.33%) Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 3 (12.50%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.17%) DTV
3 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 7 (29.17%) Linux
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (12.50%) CentOS
6 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
1 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
1 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
1 5 (20.83%) Coaching
2 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (8.33%) ERP
3 2 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
1 4 (16.67%) Python
1 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 20 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Terminal Services
3 2 (8.33%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle
4 3 (12.50%) Sage
4 3 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) SAP
6 1 (4.17%) NetApp
6 1 (4.17%) Perforce
6 1 (4.17%) Brocade