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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 27 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 3 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.61% 7.03% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.00% 42.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 0
Average salary £22,500 £26,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,910 £35,000 £36,125
% change year-on-year
+2.60% -3.11%
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
20 21 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 17.39% 16.41% 26.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 33
Average salary £29,000 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.43% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £14,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix