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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 30 28 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 4 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.21% 2.86% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.39% 13.51% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,820 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +2.34%
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
23 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 12.71% 21.14% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 16
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 1 May 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) MCSA
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) ERP
5 1 (20.00%) Broadband
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) MCP

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Broadband
4 1 (20.00%) Intranet
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Support Manager
3 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Development Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCA
1 1 (20.00%) CCIE
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) MCTS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Sage
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam
2 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard