The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 51 97 64
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -33
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 48 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.93% 1.13% 1.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.60% 5.73% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 44 11 15
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +58.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £40,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
DHCP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
233 227 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.95% 19.72% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 208 212 158
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

DHCP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

DHCP Salary Trend in Kent

DHCP
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DHCP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

DHCP Salary Histogram in Kent

DHCP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
Maidstone - 20 £39,250 -
Stansted - 8 £22,500 -
Chatham - 2 £49,500 -
Sittingbourne - 2 £43,250 -
DHCP
South East

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 82 (100.00%) DNS
2 54 (65.85%) Firewall
3 50 (60.98%) VMware
4 46 (56.10%) Cisco
5 45 (54.88%) Windows
6 43 (52.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 42 (51.22%) Microsoft
8 39 (47.56%) TCP/IP
8 39 (47.56%) MS Exchange
9 34 (41.46%) WAN
9 34 (41.46%) Active Directory
10 31 (37.80%) Citrix
11 30 (36.59%) VLAN
12 29 (35.37%) LAN
12 29 (35.37%) Linux
13 24 (29.27%) Symantec
13 24 (29.27%) MS Excel
13 24 (29.27%) Backup Exec
14 21 (25.61%) MPLS
14 21 (25.61%) CheckPoint
14 21 (25.61%) Cisco Certification
14 21 (25.61%) CCNA
14 21 (25.61%) Network Monitoring
15 20 (24.39%) vSphere
15 20 (24.39%) VPN
15 20 (24.39%) Finance
16 19 (23.17%) SQL Server
16 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2008
17 18 (21.95%) MS Office
18 17 (20.73%) WSUS

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 39 (47.56%) MS Exchange
2 14 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (12.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.66%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.44%) IIS
6 2 (2.44%) Apache
Applications
1 24 (29.27%) MS Excel
2 18 (21.95%) MS Office
3 2 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) JDE OneWorld
1 1 (1.22%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 82 (100.00%) DNS
2 54 (65.85%) Firewall
3 39 (47.56%) TCP/IP
4 34 (41.46%) WAN
5 30 (36.59%) VLAN
6 29 (35.37%) LAN
7 21 (25.61%) MPLS
8 20 (24.39%) VPN
9 15 (18.29%) SAN
10 14 (17.07%) VoIP
11 10 (12.20%) Wireless
11 10 (12.20%) IMAP
11 10 (12.20%) DMZ
11 10 (12.20%) SMTP
12 8 (9.76%) ADSL
13 7 (8.54%) Network Security
14 5 (6.10%) Unified Communications
14 5 (6.10%) Structured Cabling
14 5 (6.10%) IPsec
15 4 (4.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.17%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (24.39%) Finance
2 7 (8.54%) Advertising
3 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (34.15%) Network Engineer
2 15 (18.29%) Technical Support
2 15 (18.29%) Deployment Engineer
3 13 (15.85%) Support Supervisor
4 12 (14.63%) Systems Engineer
4 12 (14.63%) Support Engineer
5 10 (12.20%) Systems Support
5 10 (12.20%) Systems Support Engineer
6 9 (10.98%) Analyst
7 8 (9.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (7.32%) Support Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Firewall Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 3 (3.66%) Architect
10 3 (3.66%) NOC Engineer
10 3 (3.66%) Security Engineer
10 3 (3.66%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.66%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.20%) MAPI
2 2 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (1.22%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.51%) Open Source
2 12 (14.63%) iPhone
3 10 (12.20%) PDA
3 10 (12.20%) Blackberry
3 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.32%) Thin Client
4 6 (7.32%) Fat Client
5 5 (6.10%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (3.66%) AS400
7 2 (2.44%) Replication
7 2 (2.44%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.44%) NHS
7 2 (2.44%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 45 (54.88%) Windows
2 29 (35.37%) Linux
3 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (18.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (15.85%) Windows 8
7 12 (14.63%) Windows Vista
8 10 (12.20%) Windows XP
8 10 (12.20%) Android
9 9 (10.98%) Windows 7
10 4 (4.88%) Apple iOS
11 3 (3.66%) UNIX
12 2 (2.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.61%) Network Monitoring
2 16 (19.51%) Migration
3 15 (18.29%) BCP
4 8 (9.76%) ITIL
5 5 (6.10%) WAN Optimisation
5 5 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.66%) Network Management
6 3 (3.66%) Load Balancing
6 3 (3.66%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.44%) Security Management
7 2 (2.44%) Service Management
7 2 (2.44%) Network Architecture
7 2 (2.44%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (1.22%) People Management
8 1 (1.22%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.22%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.22%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.22%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.07%) PowerShell
1 14 (17.07%) VBScript
2 4 (4.88%) SQL
3 2 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (25.61%) Cisco Certification
1 21 (25.61%) CCNA
2 16 (19.51%) CCNP
3 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.10%) MCSE
5 4 (4.88%) CISSP
6 1 (1.22%) VCP4
6 1 (1.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (52.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (41.46%) Active Directory
3 20 (24.39%) vSphere
4 10 (12.20%) Hyper-V
5 6 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.66%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 24 (29.27%) Backup Exec
2 17 (20.73%) WSUS
3 14 (17.07%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 8 (9.76%) SCCM
5 3 (3.66%) SCOM
6 2 (2.44%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 50 (60.98%) VMware
2 46 (56.10%) Cisco
3 42 (51.22%) Microsoft
4 31 (37.80%) Citrix
5 24 (29.27%) Symantec
6 21 (25.61%) CheckPoint
7 16 (19.51%) Apple
8 10 (12.20%) Draytek
9 9 (10.98%) HP
10 4 (4.88%) Blue Coat
10 4 (4.88%) Dell
10 4 (4.88%) TippingPoint
10 4 (4.88%) SolarWinds
10 4 (4.88%) LogLogic
10 4 (4.88%) F5
10 4 (4.88%) Tufin
11 3 (3.66%) SAP
11 3 (3.66%) NetScout
11 3 (3.66%) LANDesk
12 2 (2.44%) Bloomberg