The first table below looks at the demand for DHCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 32 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.09% 1.68% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 21.43% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Average salary £21,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 14 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 14.66% 7.82% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 31
Average salary £27,000 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.00% +58.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £40,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DHCP
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DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

DHCP
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

DHCP Salary Trend in Colchester

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 10 (100.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (50.00%) Fat Client
3 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 5 (50.00%) CCSE
3 5 (50.00%) BIG-IP
3 5 (50.00%) Infoblox
3 5 (50.00%) Imperva
3 5 (50.00%) F5
3 5 (50.00%) DMVPN
3 5 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (50.00%) OSPF
3 5 (50.00%) BGP
3 5 (50.00%) NetScreen
3 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) Thin Client
3 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (40.00%) MS Office
4 4 (40.00%) Windows

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) BIG-IP
3 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (50.00%) DMVPN
3 5 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (50.00%) OSPF
3 5 (50.00%) BGP
3 5 (50.00%) NetScreen
4 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (30.00%) Internet
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) FTP
5 1 (10.00%) Intranet
General
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Security Specialist
1 5 (50.00%) Network Specialist
1 5 (50.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 2 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) ICT Technician
3 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 5 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCNP
2 5 (50.00%) CCSE
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 5 (50.00%) Infoblox
2 5 (50.00%) Imperva
2 5 (50.00%) F5
3 3 (30.00%) Veritas
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Symantec
3 3 (30.00%) Sophos