The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 136 127 89
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -38
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 37 28 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.99% 0.89% 2.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.96% 8.51% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 40
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £26,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £38,650
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
DHCP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
465 329 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.43% 10.50% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 297 217 274
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DHCP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

DHCP Salary Trend in Scotland

DHCP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DHCP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

DHCP Salary Histogram in Scotland

DHCP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh 0 12 £34,000 +43.15%
Glasgow -26 8 £39,500 -1.25% 2
Aberdeen +13 5 £27,500 -35.29% 2
North Lanarkshire - 3 £31,000 -
Fife - 2 £31,250 -
Argyll and Bute +4 1 £53,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £37,000 -
Stirling - 1 £42,500 -
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DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 50 (98.04%) DNS
2 46 (90.20%) Windows
3 30 (58.82%) Active Directory
4 26 (50.98%) VMware
5 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
6 21 (41.18%) MS Exchange
7 20 (39.22%) TCP/IP
8 19 (37.25%) MS Excel
8 19 (37.25%) Linux
8 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (35.29%) ITIL
9 18 (35.29%) Citrix
10 15 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (29.41%) SAN
11 12 (23.53%) IIS
12 11 (21.57%) SQL
12 11 (21.57%) MCSE
12 11 (21.57%) Finance
12 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (19.61%) Windows 7
14 9 (17.65%) Firewall
14 9 (17.65%) MS Office
14 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
14 9 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (17.65%) VPN
15 8 (15.69%) vSphere
15 8 (15.69%) SCCM
16 7 (13.73%) Hyper-V
16 7 (13.73%) XenApp

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 21 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 12 (23.53%) IIS
3 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
5 5 (9.80%) Apache
6 4 (7.84%) Tomcat
6 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
7 3 (5.88%) Jetty
7 3 (5.88%) nginx
7 3 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (3.92%) Lync
9 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (37.25%) MS Excel
2 9 (17.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.96%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.88%) Google App Engine
2 3 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.88%) Office 365
3 2 (3.92%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 50 (98.04%) DNS
2 20 (39.22%) TCP/IP
3 15 (29.41%) SAN
4 9 (17.65%) Firewall
4 9 (17.65%) VPN
5 7 (13.73%) VoIP
5 7 (13.73%) Wireless
6 6 (11.76%) IPsec
7 4 (7.84%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (7.84%) WAN
8 3 (5.88%) LAN
8 3 (5.88%) FTP
8 3 (5.88%) HTTP
8 3 (5.88%) H.323
9 2 (3.92%) LDAP
9 2 (3.92%) IPv4
9 2 (3.92%) HTTPS
9 2 (3.92%) SSL
9 2 (3.92%) SMTP
9 2 (3.92%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.92%) MySQL
4 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Electronics
2 4 (7.84%) Marketing
3 3 (5.88%) German Language
3 3 (5.88%) Italian Language
3 3 (5.88%) Turkish Language
3 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.96%) Games
5 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Support Engineer
2 13 (25.49%) Analyst
2 13 (25.49%) IT Support
3 7 (13.73%) IT Support Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Applications Support
3 7 (13.73%) Support Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Applications Support Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Security Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.92%) Administrator
7 2 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.92%) Senior IT Support
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) Web Services
2 3 (5.88%) .NET
2 3 (5.88%) J2EE
2 3 (5.88%) Servlets
3 2 (3.92%) HTML
4 1 (1.96%) SVG
4 1 (1.96%) COM
4 1 (1.96%) CSS
4 1 (1.96%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.96%) LAMP
4 1 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) PKI
2 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.88%) Blog
3 3 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 3 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.88%) Thin Client
3 3 (5.88%) DTV
4 2 (3.92%) Clustering
4 2 (3.92%) Open Source
5 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 46 (90.20%) Windows
2 19 (37.25%) Linux
2 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (19.61%) Windows 7
5 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (11.76%) UNIX
6 5 (9.80%) Android
6 5 (9.80%) Apple iOS
6 5 (9.80%) Windows CE
7 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (5.88%) CentOS
9 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.96%) Solaris
10 1 (1.96%) Fedora
10 1 (1.96%) SUSE
10 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) ITIL
2 7 (13.73%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (9.80%) Project Management
5 3 (5.88%) Automated Testing
5 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.88%) DevOps
5 3 (5.88%) User Stories
5 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.88%) ERP
5 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.88%) CRM
5 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.88%) Service Management
5 3 (5.88%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.57%) SQL
2 4 (7.84%) C
2 4 (7.84%) C++
2 4 (7.84%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.88%) Java
3 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.92%) Python
4 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.96%) C#
5 1 (1.96%) PHP
5 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (21.57%) MCSE
3 9 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (13.73%) MCSA
5 6 (11.76%) Degree
6 5 (9.80%) MCITP
7 4 (7.84%) MCP
7 4 (7.84%) MCTS
8 3 (5.88%) CCNA
8 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.96%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.96%) CCA
10 1 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.96%) CISSP
10 1 (1.96%) HND
10 1 (1.96%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
2 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 30 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 18 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (15.69%) vSphere
4 7 (13.73%) Hyper-V
4 7 (13.73%) XenApp
5 3 (5.88%) Xen
5 3 (5.88%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.92%) NFS
7 1 (1.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.96%) KVM
7 1 (1.96%) RHEV
7 1 (1.96%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.96%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) SCCM
2 5 (9.80%) Backup Exec
2 5 (9.80%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (5.88%) SCOM
3 3 (5.88%) SCVMM
3 3 (5.88%) Ansible
3 3 (5.88%) Puppet
3 3 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.96%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 26 (50.98%) VMware
2 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
3 18 (35.29%) Citrix
4 7 (13.73%) HP
4 7 (13.73%) Oracle
5 6 (11.76%) Apple
5 6 (11.76%) Cisco
6 5 (9.80%) EMC
6 5 (9.80%) Symantec
7 4 (7.84%) Juniper
7 4 (7.84%) SAP
7 4 (7.84%) Veeam
7 4 (7.84%) Meru Networks
8 3 (5.88%) Google
8 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.88%) Sage
8 3 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (3.92%) CommVault
10 1 (1.96%) Brocade
10 1 (1.96%) SonicWALL
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus 25 days holiday + pension + add
Posted: 11 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Argyll
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago