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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 113 142 91
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -51
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 40 25 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.29% 0.76% 1.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.33% 6.53% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 38
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £30,420
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +23.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £22,853
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
- -4.97%
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
353 383 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.36% 11.61% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 216 268 307
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,902 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,950
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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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
Glasgow +11 17 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Edinburgh +9 12 £37,250 -21.57% 1
Stirling - 4 - -
Fife - 3 £26,000 -
Aberdeen +3 2 £26,500 -32.05%
West Lothian - 2 - - 1
DHCP
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DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 72 (96.00%) DNS
2 62 (82.67%) Windows
3 49 (65.33%) Active Directory
4 34 (45.33%) VMware
5 29 (38.67%) Microsoft
6 28 (37.33%) Windows 7
7 26 (34.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (32.00%) Clustering
9 24 (32.00%) MS Exchange
10 21 (28.00%) TCP/IP
11 20 (26.67%) Windows XP
11 20 (26.67%) IIS
12 19 (25.33%) Citrix
12 19 (25.33%) Retail
12 19 (25.33%) Coaching
13 18 (24.00%) Banking
13 18 (24.00%) SAN
13 18 (24.00%) ITIL
13 18 (24.00%) MS Excel
13 18 (24.00%) Client/Server
14 17 (22.67%) Mentoring
15 16 (21.33%) Cisco
15 16 (21.33%) Service Delivery
16 15 (20.00%) VPN
16 15 (20.00%) Linux
17 14 (18.67%) HP
17 14 (18.67%) Firewall
17 14 (18.67%) vSphere
18 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Certification

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 24 (32.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (26.67%) IIS
3 9 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (8.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (6.67%) Apache
6 4 (5.33%) Tomcat
6 4 (5.33%) WebSphere
6 4 (5.33%) Jetty
6 4 (5.33%) nginx
7 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.67%) Lync
9 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.33%) WorkSite
Applications
1 18 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (5.33%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (5.33%) Google App Engine
1 4 (5.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.33%) Taleo
2 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 72 (96.00%) DNS
2 21 (28.00%) TCP/IP
3 18 (24.00%) SAN
4 15 (20.00%) VPN
5 14 (18.67%) Firewall
6 11 (14.67%) WAN
7 10 (13.33%) LAN
7 10 (13.33%) VoIP
8 9 (12.00%) Wireless
9 7 (9.33%) IPsec
10 5 (6.67%) FTP
10 5 (6.67%) SSL
10 5 (6.67%) IPv4
11 4 (5.33%) HTTP
11 4 (5.33%) Network Security
11 4 (5.33%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (5.33%) H.323
12 3 (4.00%) MPLS
12 3 (4.00%) VLAN
13 2 (2.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.33%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (25.33%) Retail
2 18 (24.00%) Banking
3 7 (9.33%) Finance
4 4 (5.33%) Back Office
4 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.33%) German Language
4 4 (5.33%) Italian Language
4 4 (5.33%) Turkish Language
5 2 (2.67%) Marketing
5 2 (2.67%) Electronics
5 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.67%) Advertising
5 2 (2.67%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.67%) Law
6 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (13.33%) Support Engineer
1 10 (13.33%) Desktop Technician
2 6 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (8.00%) Analyst
3 5 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 4 (5.33%) Desktop Support
4 4 (5.33%) Network Engineer
4 4 (5.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (5.33%) Applications Support
4 4 (5.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (5.33%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (5.33%) ICT Manager
4 4 (5.33%) IT Support
4 4 (5.33%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (4.00%) Server Engineer
6 2 (2.67%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (2.67%) Security Engineer
6 2 (2.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (2.67%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (2.67%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) .NET
1 4 (5.33%) J2EE
1 4 (5.33%) Servlets
1 4 (5.33%) XML
2 1 (1.33%) WAP
2 1 (1.33%) SVG
2 1 (1.33%) HTML
2 1 (1.33%) Web Services
2 1 (1.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.00%) Clustering
2 18 (24.00%) Client/Server
3 6 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.33%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (5.33%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.33%) Blog
5 2 (2.67%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.67%) DTV
5 2 (2.67%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.67%) iPhone
6 1 (1.33%) Open Source
6 1 (1.33%) iPad
6 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 62 (82.67%) Windows
2 28 (37.33%) Windows 7
3 25 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (26.67%) Windows XP
5 15 (20.00%) Linux
6 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (5.33%) Windows 8
10 3 (4.00%) Android
10 3 (4.00%) CentOS
10 3 (4.00%) UNIX
11 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.33%) Windows CE
12 1 (1.33%) Solaris
12 1 (1.33%) SUSE
12 1 (1.33%) Fedora
12 1 (1.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) Coaching
2 18 (24.00%) ITIL
3 17 (22.67%) Mentoring
4 16 (21.33%) Service Delivery
5 9 (12.00%) Problem Management
6 8 (10.67%) Service Management
7 6 (8.00%) Time Management
8 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.67%) Project Management
9 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.33%) Validation
9 4 (5.33%) Automated Testing
9 4 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.33%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.33%) User Stories
9 4 (5.33%) DevOps
10 3 (4.00%) ERP
10 3 (4.00%) CRM
10 3 (4.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.00%) PowerShell
2 10 (13.33%) SQL
3 5 (6.67%) Perl
3 5 (6.67%) VBScript
4 4 (5.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.33%) PHP
4 4 (5.33%) Java
5 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.00%) C
6 2 (2.67%) Python
7 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.33%) C#
7 1 (1.33%) C++
7 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (14.67%) MCSE
3 9 (12.00%) Degree
4 8 (10.67%) CCNA
4 8 (10.67%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (9.33%) MCP
6 5 (6.67%) MCSA
6 5 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (5.33%) CWNA
8 3 (4.00%) MCITP
8 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.33%) MCDST
10 1 (1.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) SLA
2 4 (5.33%) QA
3 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (65.33%) Active Directory
2 26 (34.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (18.67%) vSphere
4 12 (16.00%) XenApp
5 9 (12.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (6.67%) Firmware
6 5 (6.67%) XenDesktop
7 4 (5.33%) NFS
7 4 (5.33%) Xen
8 2 (2.67%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.33%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.33%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.33%) UAG
9 1 (1.33%) KVM
9 1 (1.33%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) SCCM
2 5 (6.67%) SCOM
3 4 (5.33%) Puppet
3 4 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.33%) Ansible
4 2 (2.67%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.33%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.33%) ZENworks
5 1 (1.33%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 34 (45.33%) VMware
2 29 (38.67%) Microsoft
3 19 (25.33%) Citrix
4 16 (21.33%) Cisco
5 14 (18.67%) HP
6 5 (6.67%) Compaq
7 4 (5.33%) EMC
7 4 (5.33%) Oracle
7 4 (5.33%) Google
7 4 (5.33%) ProCurve
7 4 (5.33%) Aruba
7 4 (5.33%) Ruckus Wireless
7 4 (5.33%) Meru Networks
8 3 (4.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.00%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.67%) McAfee
9 2 (2.67%) SAP
9 2 (2.67%) F5
9 2 (2.67%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.67%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Motherwell, Lanarkshire
Northgate Public Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
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Posted: 15 days ago