Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 151 137
Rank change year-on-year -39 -14 +41
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 38 75 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.71% 1.33% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.38% 10.67% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18 58 42
Scotland median annual salary £36,500 £47,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.16% +29.25% +11.36%
10th Percentile £23,850 £30,000 £22,650
90th Percentile £43,550 £61,250 £53,750
UK median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,835
% change year-on-year -3.85% +0.43% +3.56%

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 596 703 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.10% 12.45% 13.70%
Number of salaries quoted 396 466 463
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,125 £30,000 £25,050
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £58,100
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 2018. 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
Glasgow -12 15 £37,500 - 3
Edinburgh -25 10 £32,500 -43.48% 4
Stirling +10 7 £23,000 -11.54%
South Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 £40,000 -
Dundee - 1 - - 1
Midlothian - 1 £24,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £36,500 -
DHCP
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT jobs citing DHCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 38 (100.00%) DNS
2 28 (73.68%) Windows
3 27 (71.05%) Microsoft
4 25 (65.79%) Active Directory
5 22 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (55.26%) Office 365
7 20 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (39.47%) Hyper-V
9 15 (39.47%) Windows 10
9 15 (39.47%) Windows Server
10 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Office
11 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
11 12 (31.58%) Cisco
12 11 (28.95%) VoIP
13 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
13 10 (26.32%) Firewall
13 10 (26.32%) Windows 7
14 9 (23.68%) VMware
14 9 (23.68%) SQL
14 9 (23.68%) Linux
14 9 (23.68%) LAN
15 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (21.05%) PowerShell
16 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
16 7 (18.42%) SAN
16 7 (18.42%) WAN
17 6 (15.79%) ITIL
17 6 (15.79%) Project Management
17 6 (15.79%) Windows 8

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 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.26%) WordPress
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.63%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (55.26%) Office 365
2 20 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.26%) IaaS
4 1 (2.63%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (100.00%) DNS
2 11 (28.95%) VoIP
3 10 (26.32%) Firewall
3 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 9 (23.68%) LAN
5 7 (18.42%) SAN
5 7 (18.42%) WAN
6 5 (13.16%) VLAN
7 4 (10.53%) Internet
7 4 (10.53%) VPN
8 3 (7.89%) Intranet
8 3 (7.89%) Network Security
8 3 (7.89%) SSH
8 3 (7.89%) SSL
9 2 (5.26%) HTTP
9 2 (5.26%) SMTP
9 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (2.63%) MPLS
10 1 (2.63%) Wireless
10 1 (2.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
1 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) French Language
2 1 (2.63%) Legal
2 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) IT Support
2 9 (23.68%) Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (18.42%) Administrator
5 5 (13.16%) IT Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) IT Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Support Officer
7 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.26%) Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Field Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) Perl Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (5.26%) LDAP
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Clustering
1 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.26%) PMI
2 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.63%) iPhone
2 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (73.68%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (39.47%) Windows 10
4 15 (39.47%) Windows Server
5 10 (26.32%) Windows 7
6 9 (23.68%) Linux
7 6 (15.79%) Windows 8
8 4 (10.53%) Solaris
8 4 (10.53%) Unix
9 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.63%) Android
10 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.79%) ITIL
2 6 (15.79%) Project Management
3 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (7.89%) DevOps
4 3 (7.89%) Software Licensing
5 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.26%) Coaching
5 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (5.26%) OO
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.26%) Server Management
5 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.26%) Software Distribution
6 1 (2.63%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.26%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) Perl
3 2 (5.26%) PHP
3 2 (5.26%) Python
3 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) MCP
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.26%) CCNA
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) GDPR
System Software
1 25 (65.79%) Active Directory
2 15 (39.47%) Hyper-V
3 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (7.89%) vSphere
5 2 (5.26%) NFS
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Clusterware
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (7.89%) SCCM
1 3 (7.89%) SCDPM
2 2 (5.26%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.26%) SCOM
3 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.63%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.63%) Malwarebytes
3 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) Microsoft
2 12 (31.58%) Cisco
3 9 (23.68%) VMware
4 5 (13.16%) Citrix
5 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.89%) Meraki
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle
6 3 (7.89%) Xero
7 2 (5.26%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.63%) Apple
8 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.63%) Dell
8 1 (2.63%) Hitachi
8 1 (2.63%) HP
8 1 (2.63%) Juniper
8 1 (2.63%) NetApp
8 1 (2.63%) Remedy
8 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.63%) Symantec
8 1 (2.63%) Veritas