Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 181 163 135
Rank change year-on-year -18 -28 +21
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 44 74 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.86% 1.33% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.24% 10.19% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 25 43 33
Scotland median annual salary £34,280 £47,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.83% +25.00% -1.30%
10th Percentile £24,000 £30,000 £22,800
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £53,750
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

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 534 726 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 10.43% 13.03% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 349 484 428
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,325 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £56,250
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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 -9 17 £31,750 -15.33% 4
Edinburgh -19 13 £50,000 -13.04% 5
Stirling - 6 - - 1
South Lanarkshire - 3 - -
Dundee +12 1 - -
Fife +2 1 £24,000 -
Midlothian - 1 £24,000 -
North Ayrshire - 1 £34,000 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £40,000 -
DHCP
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 40 (90.91%) DNS
2 35 (79.55%) Windows
3 32 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 29 (65.91%) Microsoft
5 24 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (52.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (52.27%) Windows Server
7 18 (40.91%) Office 365
7 18 (40.91%) Hyper-V
8 16 (36.36%) VMware
9 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
9 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
9 13 (29.55%) Linux
10 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (27.27%) Firewall
11 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
11 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
11 11 (25.00%) Cisco
11 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (22.73%) Windows 10
12 10 (22.73%) VoIP
13 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
14 7 (15.91%) vSphere
14 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 7 (15.91%) LAN
15 6 (13.64%) VPN
15 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (13.64%) SCCM
15 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS

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 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.55%) Apache
4 2 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.55%) Skype for Business
4 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.55%) WordPress
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.27%) IIS
5 1 (2.27%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (40.91%) Office 365
2 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (90.91%) DNS
2 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
3 12 (27.27%) Firewall
4 10 (22.73%) VoIP
5 7 (15.91%) LAN
6 6 (13.64%) VPN
7 5 (11.36%) Internet
7 5 (11.36%) SAN
7 5 (11.36%) WAN
8 3 (6.82%) Cisco ISE
8 3 (6.82%) MPLS
8 3 (6.82%) Network Security
8 3 (6.82%) SSH
8 3 (6.82%) SSL
8 3 (6.82%) VLAN
8 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (6.82%) WLAN
9 2 (4.55%) GoToMeeting
9 2 (4.55%) Skype
9 2 (4.55%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.27%) Hudson
General
1 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) IT Support
2 6 (13.64%) Active Directory Consultant
2 6 (13.64%) Analyst
2 6 (13.64%) Consultant
2 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) IT Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) IT Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) IT Support Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (9.09%) Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.82%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (4.55%) LDAP
1 2 (4.55%) Web Services
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Clustering
1 4 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) PMI
4 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (79.55%) Windows
2 24 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (52.27%) Windows Server
3 23 (52.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (29.55%) Linux
5 10 (22.73%) Windows 10
6 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
7 6 (13.64%) Windows 8
7 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.82%) Solaris
8 3 (6.82%) Unix
9 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.27%) Android
10 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (9.09%) Project Management
4 3 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (6.82%) DevOps
4 3 (6.82%) High Availability
4 3 (6.82%) ITIL
4 3 (6.82%) Patch Management
4 3 (6.82%) Server Management
4 3 (6.82%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.55%) ITIL V3
5 2 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.55%) OO
5 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.55%) Software Distribution
5 2 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.55%) Java
2 2 (4.55%) Perl
2 2 (4.55%) PHP
2 2 (4.55%) Python
2 2 (4.55%) R
2 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.55%) CCIE
2 2 (4.55%) CCNP
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) CCNA
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.27%) MCP
3 1 (2.27%) MCSA
3 1 (2.27%) MCSE
3 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 18 (40.91%) Hyper-V
3 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (15.91%) vSphere
5 2 (4.55%) NFS
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle Clusterware
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (4.55%) Terminal Services
5 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.55%) XenApp
6 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (4.55%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.55%) SCOM
2 2 (4.55%) WSUS
3 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.27%) SnapMirror
3 1 (2.27%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 29 (65.91%) Microsoft
2 16 (36.36%) VMware
3 11 (25.00%) Cisco
4 5 (11.36%) Citrix
5 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.82%) Oracle
6 3 (6.82%) Remedy
7 2 (4.55%) Apple
7 2 (4.55%) BMC
7 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.55%) HP
7 2 (4.55%) IBM
7 2 (4.55%) Infoblox
7 2 (4.55%) MobileIron
7 2 (4.55%) ProCurve
7 2 (4.55%) Riverbed
7 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.55%) Splunk
8 1 (2.27%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.27%) Veeam