The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 26 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 7.75% 0.69% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.86% 7.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £24,000 £23,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -
DHCP
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Communications & Networking Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
56 13 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 43.41% 9.03% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 34
Average salary £24,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.15% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DHCP across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

DHCP
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

DHCP Salary Trend in Belfast

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing DHCP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DHCP.

1 28 (100.00%) Windows
1 28 (100.00%) DNS
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 28 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 27 (96.43%) Firewall
2 27 (96.43%) VMware
3 25 (89.29%) Veritas
4 24 (85.71%) Sophos
4 24 (85.71%) ITIL
4 24 (85.71%) VMware ESX
4 24 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (85.71%) NetBackup
5 23 (82.14%) SC Cleared
5 23 (82.14%) Security Cleared
6 22 (78.57%) Symantec
7 21 (75.00%) Backup Exec
8 20 (71.43%) SAN
8 20 (71.43%) Citrix
8 20 (71.43%) vSphere
9 19 (67.86%) NAS
9 19 (67.86%) ITIL V3
9 19 (67.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (67.86%) IIS
9 19 (67.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 19 (67.86%) Clustering
10 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (53.57%) MS Exchange
11 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2010
12 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
12 14 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing DHCP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DHCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (67.86%) IIS
2 15 (53.57%) MS Exchange
2 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) DNS
2 27 (96.43%) Firewall
3 20 (71.43%) SAN
4 19 (67.86%) NAS
5 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.71%) LAN
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (7.14%) Network Security
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (7.14%) WAN
7 1 (3.57%) HTTP
7 1 (3.57%) CTI
7 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2000
2 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (3.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Server Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Server Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Server Support
5 1 (3.57%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (67.86%) Clustering
2 6 (21.43%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.14%) Linux
6 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
1 24 (85.71%) ITIL
2 19 (67.86%) ITIL V3
2 19 (67.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (28.57%) Compatibility Testing
3 8 (28.57%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) SC Cleared
1 23 (82.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) CCNA
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCTS
3 1 (3.57%) MCITP
System Software
1 28 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 24 (85.71%) VMware ESX
3 20 (71.43%) vSphere
4 8 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 24 (85.71%) NetBackup
2 21 (75.00%) Backup Exec
3 14 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (17.86%) WSUS
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (96.43%) VMware
3 25 (89.29%) Veritas
4 24 (85.71%) Sophos
5 22 (78.57%) Symantec
6 20 (71.43%) Citrix
7 5 (17.86%) CommVault
8 4 (14.29%) Cisco
9 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint
10 1 (3.57%) HP
10 1 (3.57%) Compaq