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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 42 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 4 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.57% 1.29% 3.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.43% 7.89% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £35,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -
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
35 38 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 13.73% 16.38% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 44
Average salary £38,500 £48,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.61% +67.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £100,000
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 19 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) HP
3 5 (71.43%) Migration
3 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
4 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (57.14%) Clustering
5 3 (42.86%) MCTS
5 3 (42.86%) MCITP
5 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
5 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (42.86%) High Availability
5 3 (42.86%) SCVMM
5 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
5 3 (42.86%) Dell
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 2000
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (28.57%) IIS
6 2 (28.57%) MS Project
6 2 (28.57%) MS Office
6 2 (28.57%) SAP
6 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Project
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
General
1 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 2000
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
3 3 (42.86%) High Availability
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Logistics
5 1 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 1 (14.29%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) MCTS
1 3 (42.86%) MCITP
2 2 (28.57%) PMP
2 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
4 1 (14.29%) Samba
4 1 (14.29%) Sendmail
4 1 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCVMM
2 1 (14.29%) HP SIM
2 1 (14.29%) Legato
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Sun
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Veritas
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
4 1 (14.29%) Compaq