The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 96 104 118
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 27 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.38% 0.70% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.97% 4.26% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 19
Average salary £23,500 £21,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.90% -27.58%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -2.77%
DHCP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
301 258 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.39% 16.50% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 238 196 296
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +29.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

DHCP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

DHCP Salary Trend in Cheshire

DHCP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DHCP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

DHCP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

DHCP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 16 £23,500 - 3
Chester -5 4 £35,000 - 1
Knutsford -11 3 - -
Runcorn - 1 £28,500 -
DHCP
North West

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 46 (97.87%) DNS
2 40 (85.11%) TCP/IP
3 38 (80.85%) Windows
4 37 (78.72%) Microsoft
5 34 (72.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (57.45%) Hyper-V
7 26 (55.32%) MCSA
8 24 (51.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (44.68%) MCITP
11 20 (42.55%) MCTS
11 20 (42.55%) Windows 7
11 20 (42.55%) Windows XP
11 20 (42.55%) MS Office
11 20 (42.55%) Active Directory
11 20 (42.55%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (36.17%) Linux
12 17 (36.17%) UNIX
12 17 (36.17%) MCSE
12 17 (36.17%) MS Exchange
12 17 (36.17%) VPN
13 16 (34.04%) MS Excel
13 16 (34.04%) MCP
13 16 (34.04%) Exchange Server 2007
14 14 (29.79%) Dell
15 12 (25.53%) HP
15 12 (25.53%) SAN
15 12 (25.53%) VMware
16 10 (21.28%) Fat Client
16 10 (21.28%) Thin Client

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 17 (36.17%) MS Exchange
2 16 (34.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (17.02%) IIS
4 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (42.55%) MS Office
2 16 (34.04%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.26%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (97.87%) DNS
2 40 (85.11%) TCP/IP
3 17 (36.17%) VPN
4 12 (25.53%) SAN
5 8 (17.02%) Network Security
6 7 (14.89%) LAN
6 7 (14.89%) WAN
7 4 (8.51%) NAS
8 2 (4.26%) Firewall
9 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (31.91%) Support Engineer
3 14 (29.79%) IT Support Engineer
3 14 (29.79%) IT Support
4 8 (17.02%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) Wintel Specialist
7 3 (6.38%) Senior IT Support
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) SQL DBA
7 3 (6.38%) DBA
7 3 (6.38%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Support
8 2 (4.26%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (2.13%) Technical Support Consultant
9 1 (2.13%) EPoS Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Thin Client
1 10 (21.28%) Fat Client
2 6 (12.77%) Clustering
3 3 (6.38%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.38%) Replication
4 2 (4.26%) EPoS
4 2 (4.26%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) iPhone
5 1 (2.13%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 38 (80.85%) Windows
2 24 (51.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (42.55%) Windows 7
4 20 (42.55%) Windows XP
4 20 (42.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (36.17%) Linux
5 17 (36.17%) UNIX
6 5 (10.64%) Windows 2000
7 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.13%) AIX
8 1 (2.13%) Solaris
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) Migration
2 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (10.64%) Problem Management
2 5 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (8.51%) High Availability
3 4 (8.51%) ITIL
3 4 (8.51%) Change Management
4 3 (6.38%) Service Management
4 3 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (6.38%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.26%) Project Management
5 2 (4.26%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.13%) Logistics
6 1 (2.13%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.13%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
2 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.13%) Perl
3 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.13%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 34 (72.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (55.32%) MCSA
3 21 (44.68%) MCITP
4 20 (42.55%) MCTS
5 17 (36.17%) MCSE
6 16 (34.04%) MCP
7 3 (6.38%) Degree
8 2 (4.26%) PMP
8 2 (4.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
1 3 (6.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (57.45%) Hyper-V
2 20 (42.55%) Active Directory
3 7 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (12.77%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (4.26%) Terminal Server
5 2 (4.26%) XenApp
6 1 (2.13%) XenServer
6 1 (2.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Veritas File System
6 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.13%) Samba
6 1 (2.13%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.13%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.13%) Legato
2 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.13%) WSUS
2 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (78.72%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.79%) Dell
3 12 (25.53%) HP
3 12 (25.53%) VMware
4 5 (10.64%) EMC
5 4 (8.51%) SAP
5 4 (8.51%) ProCurve
6 3 (6.38%) Oracle
6 3 (6.38%) Apple
6 3 (6.38%) Citrix
6 3 (6.38%) Juniper
7 2 (4.26%) Cisco
7 2 (4.26%) Sun
8 1 (2.13%) IBM
8 1 (2.13%) CommVault
8 1 (2.13%) Veritas
8 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.13%) Symantec
8 1 (2.13%) Compaq
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago