Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for DHCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DHCP over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 136 176
Rank change year-on-year -12 +40 +13
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 75 81 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.34% 1.56% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.70% 11.14% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 58 42 47
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £36,750 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.25% +9.70% +1.52%
10th Percentile £30,000 £22,650 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £53,750 £48,750
UK median annual salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.30% +2.67% -

DHCP 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 Scotland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 701 727 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.49% 13.99% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 465 471 468
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing DHCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Scotland

DHCP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for DHCP in Scotland

DHCP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DHCP in Scotland

DHCP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -17 44 £57,500 +48.70%
Glasgow -9 24 £37,500 -1.32% 3
Fife - 3 £26,000 -
Lanarkshire - 2 £32,750 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Stirling - 1 £26,000 -
DHCP
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing DHCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 69 (92.00%) DNS
2 67 (89.33%) Windows
3 58 (77.33%) Active Directory
3 58 (77.33%) Windows Server
4 53 (70.67%) VMware
5 43 (57.33%) Microsoft
6 40 (53.33%) Cisco
7 37 (49.33%) Hyper-V
8 36 (48.00%) SCCM
8 36 (48.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 35 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 34 (45.33%) VMware ESXi
11 33 (44.00%) PowerShell
12 32 (42.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 32 (42.67%) Citrix
13 30 (40.00%) ITIL
14 29 (38.67%) Firewall
14 29 (38.67%) Windows Server 2012
15 26 (34.67%) SCOM
16 25 (33.33%) Linux
17 22 (29.33%) Microsoft App-V
17 22 (29.33%) XenDesktop
18 21 (28.00%) SQL Server
18 21 (28.00%) VPN
19 20 (26.67%) WAN
19 20 (26.67%) SQL
19 20 (26.67%) XenApp
20 19 (25.33%) LAN
21 18 (24.00%) Root Cause Analysis
21 18 (24.00%) Office 365

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 16 (21.33%) Skype for Business
2 15 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 11 (14.67%) SharePoint
4 9 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (6.67%) IIS
6 4 (5.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (4.00%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.33%) JBoss
9 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (48.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (24.00%) Office 365
3 6 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (8.00%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (2.67%) IaaS
4 2 (2.67%) PaaS
4 2 (2.67%) SaaS
5 1 (1.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 69 (92.00%) DNS
2 29 (38.67%) Firewall
3 21 (28.00%) VPN
4 20 (26.67%) WAN
5 19 (25.33%) LAN
6 15 (20.00%) Internet
7 14 (18.67%) TCP/IP
8 12 (16.00%) SAN
8 12 (16.00%) VLAN
9 7 (9.33%) Wireless
10 5 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (6.67%) Skype
10 5 (6.67%) SSL
10 5 (6.67%) VoIP
11 4 (5.33%) EIGRP
11 4 (5.33%) HSRP
11 4 (5.33%) MPLS
12 3 (4.00%) NAS
13 2 (2.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.33%) MySQL
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) JIRA
2 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 10 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Games
3 1 (1.33%) Law
3 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (37.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (21.33%) IT Engineer
3 15 (20.00%) Analyst
4 14 (18.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 12 (16.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (14.67%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (10.67%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (10.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 8 (10.67%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 8 (10.67%) Systems Analyst
8 7 (9.33%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (8.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) Network Engineer
11 3 (4.00%) Citrix Engineer
11 3 (4.00%) Designer
11 3 (4.00%) Network Team Leader
11 3 (4.00%) Team Leader
12 2 (2.67%) Applications Engineer
12 2 (2.67%) Head of Infrastructure
12 2 (2.67%) Pensions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) CGI
1 1 (1.33%) CSS
1 1 (1.33%) CSS3
1 1 (1.33%) HTML
1 1 (1.33%) HTML5
1 1 (1.33%) Java EE
1 1 (1.33%) jQuery
1 1 (1.33%) JSON
1 1 (1.33%) Software Packaging
1 1 (1.33%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.67%) Virtual Team
2 13 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (12.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (8.00%) iPhone
5 5 (6.67%) Clustering
6 4 (5.33%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.33%) EMC VNX
8 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.33%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 67 (89.33%) Windows
2 58 (77.33%) Windows Server
3 35 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (38.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (33.33%) Linux
6 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (9.33%) CentOS
7 7 (9.33%) Debian
8 6 (8.00%) Solaris
8 6 (8.00%) Unix
8 6 (8.00%) Windows 7
8 6 (8.00%) Windows Phone
9 4 (5.33%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.33%) Android
10 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.33%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.33%) VMS
10 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.00%) ITIL
2 18 (24.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 14 (18.67%) Change Management
4 13 (17.33%) Application Packaging
4 13 (17.33%) Performance Management
4 13 (17.33%) Validation
5 10 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (10.67%) Load Balancing
7 6 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (8.00%) Innovative Thinking
7 6 (8.00%) Patch Management
7 6 (8.00%) Project Management
8 5 (6.67%) Change Control
8 5 (6.67%) Information Security
8 5 (6.67%) IT Strategy
9 4 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.33%) Asset Management
9 4 (5.33%) Investment Management
9 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (5.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 33 (44.00%) PowerShell
2 20 (26.67%) SQL
3 7 (9.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.33%) C
4 1 (1.33%) C++
4 1 (1.33%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.33%) Embedded C++
4 1 (1.33%) Java
4 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.33%) PHP
4 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (21.33%) MCSE
1 16 (21.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.00%) CCNP
4 2 (2.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.67%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) CCNA
5 1 (1.33%) Degree
5 1 (1.33%) HND
5 1 (1.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (2.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.33%) JTAG
2 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (77.33%) Active Directory
2 37 (49.33%) Hyper-V
3 34 (45.33%) VMware ESXi
4 32 (42.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (29.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 22 (29.33%) XenDesktop
6 20 (26.67%) XenApp
7 13 (17.33%) vSphere
8 3 (4.00%) ISA Server
8 3 (4.00%) KVM
9 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.33%) VMware NSX
9 1 (1.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 36 (48.00%) SCCM
2 26 (34.67%) SCOM
3 8 (10.67%) Backup Exec
4 7 (9.33%) Cacti
4 7 (9.33%) Nagios
4 7 (9.33%) SmokePing
4 7 (9.33%) WSUS
5 6 (8.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (8.00%) Malwarebytes
5 6 (8.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (8.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (5.33%) Ansible
7 4 (5.33%) Puppet
7 4 (5.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (5.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (1.33%) DameWare
10 1 (1.33%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 53 (70.67%) VMware
2 43 (57.33%) Microsoft
3 40 (53.33%) Cisco
4 32 (42.67%) Citrix
5 16 (21.33%) SolarWinds
6 13 (17.33%) Google
7 11 (14.67%) Symantec
8 9 (12.00%) Dell
9 7 (9.33%) Red Hat
10 6 (8.00%) Apple
10 6 (8.00%) Avaya
10 6 (8.00%) CheckPoint
10 6 (8.00%) Palo Alto
10 6 (8.00%) Sophos
11 4 (5.33%) CA
11 4 (5.33%) McAfee
11 4 (5.33%) Varonis
12 3 (4.00%) Brocade
12 3 (4.00%) IBM
12 3 (4.00%) Veritas