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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 129 119
Rank change year-on-year -4 -10  
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 24 33 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.88% 1.15% 1.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.11% 10.68% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 31
Median salary £40,000 £33,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.40% -16.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £19,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £41,800 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

DHCP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 296 309 393
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 10.91% 10.78% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 201 179 261
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing DHCP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -16 10 £42,500 +9.90% 2
Glasgow +3 7 £37,000 +1.36% 1
Fife - 2 £26,000 - 1
South Lanarkshire -2 1 £33,000 +1.53%
Scottish Borders - 1 £34,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Dundee - 1 - -
Stirling - 1 £26,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
DHCP
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 41 (93.18%) DNS
2 39 (88.64%) Active Directory
3 36 (81.82%) Windows
4 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
5 25 (56.82%) VMware
6 23 (52.27%) Windows Server
7 18 (40.91%) Hyper-V
7 18 (40.91%) WAN
8 17 (38.64%) MS Exchange
8 17 (38.64%) Cisco
8 17 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (36.36%) Citrix
9 16 (36.36%) LAN
9 16 (36.36%) Linux
9 16 (36.36%) Firewall
10 15 (34.09%) SQL
11 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
11 14 (31.82%) SCCM
11 14 (31.82%) Office 365
11 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Azure
12 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
12 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
13 12 (27.27%) SCOM
14 11 (25.00%) XenApp
14 11 (25.00%) Skype for Business
14 11 (25.00%) ITIL
15 10 (22.73%) SAN
15 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003

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 17 (38.64%) MS Exchange
2 11 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (15.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (6.82%) FileNet
5 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.82%) WebSphere
6 2 (4.55%) Apache
6 2 (4.55%) Confluence
6 2 (4.55%) IIS
6 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.27%) CMS
7 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (6.82%) iTrent
1 3 (6.82%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.82%) Office 365
2 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.27%) IaaS
5 1 (2.27%) OneDrive
5 1 (2.27%) PaaS
5 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (93.18%) DNS
2 18 (40.91%) WAN
3 16 (36.36%) Firewall
3 16 (36.36%) LAN
4 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
5 10 (22.73%) SAN
6 5 (11.36%) NAS
6 5 (11.36%) VPN
7 3 (6.82%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (6.82%) iSCSI
7 3 (6.82%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (6.82%) VoIP
8 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (4.55%) PBX
8 2 (4.55%) Skype
8 2 (4.55%) VLAN
9 1 (2.27%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.27%) Network Security
9 1 (2.27%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (9.09%) MySQL
4 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.27%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) JIRA
2 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.55%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) IT Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Middleware Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Designer
6 2 (4.55%) Information Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) IT Security Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) IT Support
6 2 (4.55%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) Web Services
2 3 (6.82%) LAMP
2 3 (6.82%) Middleware
2 3 (6.82%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (4.55%) .NET
3 2 (4.55%) CSS
3 2 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 7 (15.91%) Blackberry
3 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.09%) PKI
5 3 (6.82%) Fat Client
5 3 (6.82%) IVR
5 3 (6.82%) Replication
5 3 (6.82%) Thin Client
6 2 (4.55%) Virtual Team
7 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.27%) Clustering
7 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.27%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.27%) FMCG
7 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (81.82%) Windows
2 23 (52.27%) Windows Server
3 16 (36.36%) Linux
4 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (20.45%) Ubuntu
8 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
10 2 (4.55%) CentOS
11 1 (2.27%) Android
11 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
11 1 (2.27%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) IT Strategy
2 8 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (13.64%) Asset Management
3 6 (13.64%) Investment Management
3 6 (13.64%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (9.09%) Change Control
4 4 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.82%) CRM
5 3 (6.82%) Document Management
5 3 (6.82%) Information Security
5 3 (6.82%) Process Management
5 3 (6.82%) Project Management
5 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.82%) SIEM
6 2 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.55%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) SQL
2 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.55%) C#
3 2 (4.55%) Java
3 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.55%) PHP
3 2 (4.55%) Python
3 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
3 2 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (4.55%) DBS Check
3 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) CCNP
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.27%) MCP
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (88.64%) Active Directory
2 18 (40.91%) Hyper-V
3 17 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (25.00%) XenApp
5 10 (22.73%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (20.45%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (20.45%) XenDesktop
7 5 (11.36%) vSphere
8 3 (6.82%) DFS Replication
8 3 (6.82%) KVM
9 2 (4.55%) Xen
10 1 (2.27%) Gluster
10 1 (2.27%) Samba
10 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (31.82%) SCCM
2 12 (27.27%) SCOM
3 9 (20.45%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (20.45%) Puppet
4 7 (15.91%) Ansible
4 7 (15.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 7 (15.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (11.36%) WSUS
6 2 (4.55%) RSA Archer
7 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
7 1 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (2.27%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (2.27%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
2 25 (56.82%) VMware
3 17 (38.64%) Cisco
4 16 (36.36%) Citrix
5 9 (20.45%) Symantec
6 7 (15.91%) CA
6 7 (15.91%) Varonis
7 6 (13.64%) IBM
8 5 (11.36%) Atlassian
9 4 (9.09%) Oracle
10 3 (6.82%) CheckPoint
10 3 (6.82%) Dell
10 3 (6.82%) McAfee
10 3 (6.82%) Northgate
11 2 (4.55%) Brocade
11 2 (4.55%) CyberArk
11 2 (4.55%) Percona
11 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
11 2 (4.55%) Riverbed
11 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
Clydebank, Dunbartonshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hamilton, Lanarkshire
SEEMiS Group LLP
Salary: From £31,972 to £34,965 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Fife
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Motherwell
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago