The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 135 132 83
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -49
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 33 28 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.91% 0.86% 2.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.59% 8.31% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 42
Average salary £31,500 £40,995 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.16% +13.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £42,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
435 337 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.04% 10.41% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 286 217 269
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DHCP
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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 1 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 1 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 -5 11 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Aberdeen +17 4 £27,250 -35.88%
Glasgow -17 4 £38,000 -5.00% 4
Fife - 4 £31,500 - 1
North Lanarkshire - 4 £31,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £53,000 -
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 1 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 46 (97.87%) DNS
2 44 (93.62%) Windows
3 32 (68.09%) Active Directory
4 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
5 23 (48.94%) VMware
6 20 (42.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (40.43%) MS Excel
8 18 (38.30%) MS Exchange
9 15 (31.91%) TCP/IP
9 15 (31.91%) ITIL
9 15 (31.91%) Linux
9 15 (31.91%) SAN
9 15 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (29.79%) Citrix
10 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (25.53%) IIS
12 11 (23.40%) SQL
12 11 (23.40%) Windows 7
12 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (21.28%) MS Office
13 10 (21.28%) MCSE
14 9 (19.15%) Finance
15 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (17.02%) HP
15 8 (17.02%) VPN
15 8 (17.02%) Hyper-V
15 8 (17.02%) SCCM
16 7 (14.89%) Capacity Planning
16 7 (14.89%) vSphere
16 7 (14.89%) ITIL Certification

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 18 (38.30%) MS Exchange
2 12 (25.53%) IIS
3 6 (12.77%) SharePoint
3 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (10.64%) Apache
5 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (6.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
7 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (4.26%) Lync
8 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
8 1 (2.13%) Jetty
8 1 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (2.13%) nginx
8 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (40.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (21.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.13%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.38%) Office 365
3 2 (4.26%) Taleo
4 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.13%) Google App Engine
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 46 (97.87%) DNS
2 15 (31.91%) TCP/IP
2 15 (31.91%) SAN
3 8 (17.02%) VPN
4 7 (14.89%) Wireless
4 7 (14.89%) Firewall
5 6 (12.77%) WAN
6 5 (10.64%) LAN
6 5 (10.64%) VoIP
7 4 (8.51%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (8.51%) IPsec
8 3 (6.38%) H.323
9 2 (4.26%) BGP
9 2 (4.26%) LDAP
9 2 (4.26%) HTTPS
9 2 (4.26%) SSL
9 2 (4.26%) IPv4
9 2 (4.26%) SSH
9 2 (4.26%) iSCSI
9 2 (4.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) MySQL
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.38%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Marketing
3 2 (4.26%) Electronics
3 2 (4.26%) Legal
3 2 (4.26%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.13%) German Language
4 1 (2.13%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.13%) Turkish Language
4 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Games
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) IT Support
1 14 (29.79%) Support Engineer
2 12 (25.53%) Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) IT Support Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Applications Support
3 7 (14.89%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Support Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.26%) Senior IT Support
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 1 (2.13%) Server Specialist
8 1 (2.13%) Network Team Leader
8 1 (2.13%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) Web Services
2 3 (6.38%) .NET
3 2 (4.26%) HTML
4 1 (2.13%) SVG
4 1 (2.13%) J2EE
4 1 (2.13%) COM
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
4 1 (2.13%) Servlets
4 1 (2.13%) Middleware
4 1 (2.13%) LAMP
4 1 (2.13%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) PKI
2 4 (8.51%) Clustering
3 3 (6.38%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Thin Client
4 2 (4.26%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.13%) Blog
5 1 (2.13%) Open Source
5 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.13%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 44 (93.62%) Windows
2 20 (42.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (31.91%) Linux
4 11 (23.40%) Windows 7
4 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (10.64%) Apple iOS
6 5 (10.64%) Android
6 5 (10.64%) UNIX
6 5 (10.64%) Windows CE
7 4 (8.51%) CentOS
8 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.13%) AIX
9 1 (2.13%) Solaris
9 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) ITIL
2 7 (14.89%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (8.51%) Project Management
4 3 (6.38%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (6.38%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (6.38%) CRM
4 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
4 3 (6.38%) ERP
4 3 (6.38%) Service Management
5 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.13%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.13%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.13%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Information Management
6 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.13%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.13%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) C
2 4 (8.51%) C++
3 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.26%) Python
4 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.13%) Java
5 1 (2.13%) C#
5 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (21.28%) MCSE
3 7 (14.89%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (14.89%) MCSA
4 6 (12.77%) Degree
5 5 (10.64%) MCITP
6 4 (8.51%) MCTS
7 3 (6.38%) MCP
8 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (4.26%) CCNA
8 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.13%) MCDST
9 1 (2.13%) CCA
9 1 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (2.13%) CISSP
9 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
9 1 (2.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 32 (68.09%) Active Directory
2 15 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (17.02%) Hyper-V
4 7 (14.89%) vSphere
5 6 (12.77%) XenApp
6 3 (6.38%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (2.13%) Xen
7 1 (2.13%) Shibboleth
7 1 (2.13%) DFS Replication
7 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.13%) NFS
7 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) SCCM
2 5 (10.64%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (10.64%) Backup Exec
3 4 (8.51%) SCOM
4 3 (6.38%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.13%) Puppet
5 1 (2.13%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
2 23 (48.94%) VMware
3 14 (29.79%) Citrix
4 8 (17.02%) HP
5 6 (12.77%) Apple
5 6 (12.77%) Oracle
5 6 (12.77%) Cisco
6 5 (10.64%) EMC
6 5 (10.64%) Symantec
7 4 (8.51%) Juniper
7 4 (8.51%) Meru Networks
7 4 (8.51%) Veeam
8 3 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (6.38%) Sage
9 2 (4.26%) CommVault
9 2 (4.26%) SAP
9 2 (4.26%) Dell
10 1 (2.13%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.13%) Google
10 1 (2.13%) Brocade
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