The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 30 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.03% - 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.06% - 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £30,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
- -4.97%
DHCP
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
33 13 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 16.92% 5.63% 13.70%
Number of salaries quoted 31 12 29
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £39,800 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

DHCP
Salary Trend in Chester

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

DHCP Salary Trend in Chester

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Bourne shell
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Legato
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bourne shell
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (20.00%) Samba
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Sendmail
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (20.00%) Legato
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Compaq
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) SAP