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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
UK / Scotland
Rank 121 98 136
Rank change year-on-year -23 +38  
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 20 67 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.87% 2.28% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 18.51% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10 34 12
Median salary £56,250 £40,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.62% +37.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,050 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £47,050 £41,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.77%  

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 260 362 355
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 11.31% 12.33% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 165 212 214
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 March 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 March 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 +1 10 £72,500 +70.58%
Glasgow -10 9 £38,750 +0.64% 1
Scottish Borders - 1 £34,000 -
DHCP
UK

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 47 (97.92%) DNS
2 43 (89.58%) Active Directory
3 38 (79.17%) Windows
4 31 (64.58%) VMware
5 28 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 26 (54.17%) Windows Server
7 23 (47.92%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (43.75%) MS Exchange
9 20 (41.67%) WAN
10 19 (39.58%) Firewall
10 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (37.50%) PowerShell
11 18 (37.50%) Cisco
12 17 (35.42%) LAN
13 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (29.17%) MS Excel
15 13 (27.08%) SCCM
15 13 (27.08%) SCOM
15 13 (27.08%) Hyper-V
16 12 (25.00%) Data Centre
16 12 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
16 12 (25.00%) ITIL
16 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
17 11 (22.92%) vSphere
17 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Azure
18 10 (20.83%) Skype for Business
18 10 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
18 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
18 10 (20.83%) IIS
18 10 (20.83%) SQL

DHCP
Top Related 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 21 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 10 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (20.83%) IIS
2 10 (20.83%) Skype for Business
3 5 (10.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (6.25%) Apache
4 3 (6.25%) Confluence
4 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.08%) CMS
6 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (6.25%) Fishtalk
1 3 (6.25%) Q-Pulse
2 2 (4.17%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (18.75%) Office 365
4 4 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.08%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 47 (97.92%) DNS
2 20 (41.67%) WAN
3 19 (39.58%) Firewall
4 17 (35.42%) LAN
5 10 (20.83%) SAN
6 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
7 6 (12.50%) VPN
8 5 (10.42%) Wireless
9 4 (8.33%) BGP
9 4 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (8.33%) DMVPN
9 4 (8.33%) EIGRP
9 4 (8.33%) MPLS
9 4 (8.33%) NAS
9 4 (8.33%) OSPF
9 4 (8.33%) SNA
10 3 (6.25%) iSCSI
10 3 (6.25%) Skype
11 2 (4.17%) Network Security
12 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (8.33%) MySQL
4 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.08%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.25%) JIRA
1 3 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Back Office
3 3 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (27.08%) IT Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) Support Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) Security Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
6 7 (14.58%) IT Support
7 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 6 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) Consultant
8 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Support
8 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) Senior Support Engineer
9 4 (8.33%) Analyst
9 4 (8.33%) Data Consultant
9 4 (8.33%) IT Analyst
9 4 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
9 4 (8.33%) Network Consultant
9 4 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) LAMP
2 3 (6.25%) Web Services
3 2 (4.17%) Middleware
3 2 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.08%) .NET
4 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.33%) PKI
5 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.25%) Cyber Attack
5 3 (6.25%) iPhone
6 2 (4.17%) Clustering
6 2 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.08%) FMCG
7 1 (2.08%) iPad
7 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
7 1 (2.08%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (79.17%) Windows
2 26 (54.17%) Windows Server
3 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (18.75%) Linux
7 8 (16.67%) Ubuntu
8 6 (12.50%) Windows 10
8 6 (12.50%) Windows 7
9 4 (8.33%) Android
9 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
11 1 (2.08%) CentOS
11 1 (2.08%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) ITIL
2 7 (14.58%) Asset Management
3 5 (10.42%) Coaching
3 5 (10.42%) High Availability
3 5 (10.42%) IT Strategy
3 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
3 5 (10.42%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (8.33%) Investment Management
4 4 (8.33%) Network Design
4 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (6.25%) Change Control
5 3 (6.25%) Compliance Management
5 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.25%) Forensic Analysis
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.17%) Open Source
7 1 (2.08%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 10 (20.83%) SQL
3 9 (18.75%) VBScript
4 5 (10.42%) VB
5 4 (8.33%) Python
6 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.08%) C#
7 1 (2.08%) Java
7 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) CCNA
1 6 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.33%) CCIE
2 4 (8.33%) CCNP
2 4 (8.33%) MCSE
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.08%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (89.58%) Active Directory
2 23 (47.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (27.08%) Hyper-V
4 11 (22.92%) vSphere
5 8 (16.67%) XenApp
6 6 (12.50%) ISA Server
7 5 (10.42%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (10.42%) XenDesktop
8 2 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (2.08%) Gluster
9 1 (2.08%) KVM
9 1 (2.08%) Samba
9 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
9 1 (2.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (27.08%) SCCM
1 13 (27.08%) SCOM
2 8 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (16.67%) Puppet
3 5 (10.42%) Ansible
3 5 (10.42%) SCVMM
3 5 (10.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (10.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.08%) Check_MK
4 1 (2.08%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) MOM
4 1 (2.08%) Nagios
4 1 (2.08%) NetVault Backup
4 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (64.58%) VMware
2 28 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 18 (37.50%) Cisco
4 10 (20.83%) Citrix
5 8 (16.67%) Dell
6 6 (12.50%) HP
7 5 (10.42%) CA
7 5 (10.42%) Symantec
7 5 (10.42%) Varonis
8 4 (8.33%) CheckPoint
8 4 (8.33%) Fortinet
9 3 (6.25%) Atlassian
9 3 (6.25%) Brocade
9 3 (6.25%) Percona
9 3 (6.25%) Perforce
9 3 (6.25%) Riverbed
10 2 (4.17%) Avaya
10 2 (4.17%) IBM
10 2 (4.17%) Mitel
10 2 (4.17%) Sage
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