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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 84 87 105
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 11 37 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.92% 2.15% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.37% 10.19% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 16
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +32.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,000 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
205 363 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.08% 21.10% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 160 230 260
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
Chester -3 4 £32,500 -13.33%
Warrington +4 3 £22,000 -6.38%
Wilmslow -1 2 £18,750 -51.92%
DHCP
North West

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 41 (100.00%) DNS
2 36 (87.80%) Windows
3 32 (78.05%) Active Directory
3 32 (78.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (75.61%) TCP/IP
5 29 (70.73%) VMware
5 29 (70.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (68.29%) Microsoft
7 27 (65.85%) Cisco
7 27 (65.85%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (60.98%) Windows 7
9 23 (56.10%) Windows Server
9 23 (56.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 23 (56.10%) CCNA
10 22 (53.66%) MS Exchange
11 21 (51.22%) MS Office
11 21 (51.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (48.78%) Exchange Server 2010
13 18 (43.90%) MS Excel
14 17 (41.46%) MCSE
14 17 (41.46%) MCSA
14 17 (41.46%) VPN
14 17 (41.46%) MCP
14 17 (41.46%) MCITP
14 17 (41.46%) Hyper-V
15 16 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2013
16 15 (36.59%) MCTS
17 14 (34.15%) Windows XP
18 13 (31.71%) LAN
19 11 (26.83%) Firewall

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 22 (53.66%) MS Exchange
2 20 (48.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (7.32%) IBM Notes
4 3 (7.32%) IIS
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (51.22%) MS Office
2 18 (43.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (100.00%) DNS
2 31 (75.61%) TCP/IP
3 17 (41.46%) VPN
4 13 (31.71%) LAN
5 11 (26.83%) Firewall
6 8 (19.51%) VLAN
7 6 (14.63%) Wireless
8 5 (12.20%) SAN
9 4 (9.76%) BGP
9 4 (9.76%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (9.76%) FCoE
9 4 (9.76%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (9.76%) HTTP
9 4 (9.76%) iSCSI
9 4 (9.76%) Network Security
9 4 (9.76%) OSPF
9 4 (9.76%) SSL
10 3 (7.32%) Internet
10 3 (7.32%) WAN
11 1 (2.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (24.39%) Telecoms
2 6 (14.63%) Finance
3 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.88%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Electronics
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) IT Support
2 20 (48.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (46.34%) IT Engineer
4 17 (41.46%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (41.46%) IT Support Engineer
4 17 (41.46%) Support Engineer
5 15 (36.59%) Infrastructure Support
5 15 (36.59%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 11 (26.83%) Analyst
7 7 (17.07%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (9.76%) IT Analyst
8 4 (9.76%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (9.76%) Network Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) Security Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) Senior Security Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) Support Analyst
9 3 (7.32%) Information Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (7.32%) Life Science
2 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.44%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 36 (87.80%) Windows
2 32 (78.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (70.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (60.98%) Windows 7
5 23 (56.10%) Windows Server
6 14 (34.15%) Windows XP
7 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (9.76%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.88%) Linux
9 2 (4.88%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
2 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
3 3 (7.32%) Data Security
3 3 (7.32%) ITIL
3 3 (7.32%) Project Management
3 3 (7.32%) Supplier Management
4 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity
4 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.44%) BCP
5 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.44%) CRM
5 1 (2.44%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) ERP
5 1 (2.44%) High Availability
5 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.44%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.44%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) C#
2 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (65.85%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (56.10%) CCNA
2 23 (56.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (41.46%) MCITP
3 17 (41.46%) MCP
3 17 (41.46%) MCSA
3 17 (41.46%) MCSE
4 15 (36.59%) MCTS
5 5 (12.20%) CCIE
5 5 (12.20%) CCNP
6 2 (4.88%) Degree
6 2 (4.88%) HNC
7 1 (2.44%) CCA
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (78.05%) Active Directory
2 21 (51.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (41.46%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.88%) BitLocker
4 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.88%) vSphere
5 1 (2.44%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 29 (70.73%) VMware
2 28 (68.29%) Microsoft
3 27 (65.85%) Cisco
4 6 (14.63%) NetApp
5 5 (12.20%) Citrix
6 3 (7.32%) Apple
6 3 (7.32%) CommVault
6 3 (7.32%) Lotus
7 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.88%) HP
8 1 (2.44%) Avaya
8 1 (2.44%) Dell
8 1 (2.44%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.44%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.44%) Mitel
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle
8 1 (2.44%) Sage
8 1 (2.44%) SAP
8 1 (2.44%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.44%) Wyse