The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 51 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 18 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.85% 4.20% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.24% 18.05% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 7
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +80.55%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
DHCP
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
136 133 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.52% 23.29% 22.93%
Number of salaries quoted 127 116 69
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

DHCP
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

DHCP Salary Trend in Cardiff

DHCP
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DHCP across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

DHCP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 22 (75.86%) DNS
2 20 (68.97%) Firewall
3 18 (62.07%) Windows
4 16 (55.17%) Cisco
5 15 (51.72%) LAN
5 15 (51.72%) WAN
6 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
6 14 (48.28%) VMware
7 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
8 11 (37.93%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (34.48%) VPN
10 9 (31.03%) CCNP
10 9 (31.03%) BGP
10 9 (31.03%) MPLS
10 9 (31.03%) Advertising
10 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (27.59%) Juniper
11 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
12 7 (24.14%) IIS
12 7 (24.14%) MS Office
12 7 (24.14%) CCIP
12 7 (24.14%) Telnet
12 7 (24.14%) SSH
12 7 (24.14%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (24.14%) SolarWinds
12 7 (24.14%) HSRP
12 7 (24.14%) PuTTY
12 7 (24.14%) SecureCRT
13 6 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 7 (24.14%) IIS
2 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.90%) Apache
3 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.45%) Lync
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Office
2 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (10.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (75.86%) DNS
2 20 (68.97%) Firewall
3 15 (51.72%) LAN
3 15 (51.72%) WAN
4 10 (34.48%) VPN
5 9 (31.03%) BGP
5 9 (31.03%) MPLS
6 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
7 7 (24.14%) Telnet
7 7 (24.14%) SSH
7 7 (24.14%) HSRP
7 7 (24.14%) PuTTY
7 7 (24.14%) SecureCRT
8 6 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (13.79%) SAN
9 4 (13.79%) Wireless
9 4 (13.79%) VLAN
9 4 (13.79%) NAS
10 3 (10.34%) tcpdump
10 3 (10.34%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (31.03%) Advertising
2 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 3 (10.34%) French Language
3 3 (10.34%) German Language
3 3 (10.34%) Italian Language
3 3 (10.34%) Spanish Language
3 3 (10.34%) Welsh Language
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
4 2 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Provisioning Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.45%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Support
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) AS400
3 1 (3.45%) iPad
3 1 (3.45%) iPhone
3 1 (3.45%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.79%) Linux
4 4 (13.79%) UNIX
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.34%) Debian
6 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
2 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (10.34%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL
3 2 (6.90%) Network Design
3 2 (6.90%) Line Management
4 1 (3.45%) Coaching
4 1 (3.45%) Network Management
4 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.45%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (3.45%) Time Management
4 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Perl
2 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.45%) AWK
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (31.03%) CCNP
3 7 (24.14%) CCIP
4 3 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (10.34%) CCNA
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.90%) Degree
5 2 (6.90%) VCP5
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (3.45%) VCP4
6 1 (3.45%) CCENT
6 1 (3.45%) MCITP
6 1 (3.45%) MCTS
6 1 (3.45%) CCIE
6 1 (3.45%) MCSE
6 1 (3.45%) MCSA
6 1 (3.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
2 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.79%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) WSUS
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Cisco
2 14 (48.28%) VMware
3 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
4 8 (27.59%) Juniper
5 7 (24.14%) SolarWinds
6 4 (13.79%) NetApp
7 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
7 3 (10.34%) IBM
8 1 (3.45%) F5
8 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.45%) Avaya
8 1 (3.45%) Nokia
8 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.45%) Apple
8 1 (3.45%) Dell
8 1 (3.45%) Intel
8 1 (3.45%) JBoss
8 1 (3.45%) SAP