The first table below looks at the demand for DHCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 97 87 88
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 12 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.67% 1.44% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.49% 7.86% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 8
Average salary £40,000 £33,814 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.29% -3.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,200 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £36,950
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,834 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.97% +13.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
267 318 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.83% 18.34% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 238 253 216
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DHCP
West Midlands

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

DHCP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

DHCP Salary Trend in Birmingham

DHCP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DHCP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

DHCP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 15 (83.33%) Windows
1 15 (83.33%) DNS
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
5 9 (50.00%) VPN
5 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (50.00%) MCSE
5 9 (50.00%) Firewall
6 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
6 8 (44.44%) MCITP
7 7 (38.89%) MCP
8 6 (33.33%) Integration Testing
8 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
8 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (27.78%) Lync
9 5 (27.78%) ITIL
9 5 (27.78%) Migration
9 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
9 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (22.22%) MPLS
10 4 (22.22%) SSL
10 4 (22.22%) Cisco
10 4 (22.22%) SMTP
10 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
10 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
10 4 (22.22%) MS Office

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
1 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (27.78%) Lync
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (16.67%) Apache
4 2 (11.11%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (5.56%) Node.js
5 1 (5.56%) nginx
5 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.56%) IIS
5 1 (5.56%) IBM Notes
5 1 (5.56%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) DNS
2 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 9 (50.00%) VPN
3 9 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (22.22%) Unified Communications
4 4 (22.22%) SSL
4 4 (22.22%) MPLS
4 4 (22.22%) SMTP
5 2 (11.11%) LAN
5 2 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (5.56%) HTTP
6 1 (5.56%) Modbus
6 1 (5.56%) Wireless
6 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Management Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (11.11%) LAMP
3 1 (5.56%) Ajax
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) RESTful
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) CSS3
3 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) Middleware
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (11.11%) iPhone
1 2 (11.11%) iPad
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (16.67%) Linux
6 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 2 (11.11%) Windows Phone
7 2 (11.11%) Android
7 2 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 6 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) Network Design
5 1 (5.56%) Logistics
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.11%) Ruby
2 2 (11.11%) C++
2 2 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) PHP
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) ActionScript
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) MCSE
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (44.44%) MCITP
3 7 (38.89%) MCP
4 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) CCEE
5 2 (11.11%) MCTS
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (5.56%) CCEA
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (5.56%) CCNP
6 1 (5.56%) CCNA
6 1 (5.56%) Degree
6 1 (5.56%) CCIA
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.11%) XenApp
3 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
1 2 (11.11%) SCOM
1 2 (11.11%) SCVMM
1 2 (11.11%) SCOrch
1 2 (11.11%) SCSM
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) NetApp
4 1 (5.56%) Lotus
4 1 (5.56%) AppSense
4 1 (5.56%) Computacenter
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Dell