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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 89 81 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 7 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.70% 1.35% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.18% 6.67% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 2
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +41.37%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +5.71%
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
220 225 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.13% 20.25% 21.22%
Number of salaries quoted 185 197 149
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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
Dartford - 2 £38,750 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £45,000 -
DHCP
South East

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 30 (93.75%) DNS
2 24 (75.00%) Windows
3 22 (68.75%) WAN
4 20 (62.50%) LAN
5 15 (46.88%) Cisco
6 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 14 (43.75%) TCP/IP
6 14 (43.75%) IIS
7 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
7 13 (40.63%) VMware
7 13 (40.63%) Load Balancing
8 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
9 10 (31.25%) Tomcat
9 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
9 10 (31.25%) SQL
9 10 (31.25%) Firewall
9 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (31.25%) Riverbed
10 9 (28.13%) Linux
10 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (28.13%) CCNA
11 8 (25.00%) SAN
11 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
11 8 (25.00%) CCNP
11 8 (25.00%) VPN
11 8 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 8 (25.00%) Network Security
12 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 14 (43.75%) IIS
2 10 (31.25%) Tomcat
2 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
3 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (18.75%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) IaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (93.75%) DNS
2 22 (68.75%) WAN
3 20 (62.50%) LAN
4 14 (43.75%) TCP/IP
5 10 (31.25%) Firewall
6 8 (25.00%) Network Security
6 8 (25.00%) VPN
6 8 (25.00%) SAN
7 7 (21.88%) SNMP
8 6 (18.75%) Wireless
9 3 (9.38%) MPLS
9 3 (9.38%) VLAN
9 3 (9.38%) VoIP
9 3 (9.38%) LDAP
9 3 (9.38%) HTTP
9 3 (9.38%) Kerberos
10 2 (6.25%) Wireshark
10 2 (6.25%) iSCSI
10 2 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) MySQL
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) Ingres
2 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) WebLOAD
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
1 3 (9.38%) Law
2 1 (3.13%) Publishing
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Network Engineer
1 7 (21.88%) Administrator
1 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 7 (21.88%) Security Specialist
1 7 (21.88%) Network Specialist
1 7 (21.88%) Network Security Specialist
1 7 (21.88%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
2 6 (18.75%) Security Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Network Support Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Systems Manager
3 3 (9.38%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Network Administrator
3 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
3 3 (9.38%) Senior Support Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (9.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Rendezvous
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Statistics
2 4 (12.50%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) AS400
4 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Linux
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (15.63%) CentOS
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
6 3 (9.38%) Debian
6 3 (9.38%) OS/400
6 3 (9.38%) Solaris
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.13%) Android
7 1 (3.13%) UNIX
7 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Load Balancing
2 8 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (21.88%) WAN Optimisation
4 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.50%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) Logistics
6 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.25%) Service Management
7 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.25%) Change Management
7 2 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.13%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.13%) Security Management
8 1 (3.13%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (21.88%) Perl
4 5 (15.63%) Ruby
5 4 (12.50%) Python
6 3 (9.38%) VB
6 3 (9.38%) Java
7 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) CCNA
1 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.00%) CCNP
3 3 (9.38%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) CISSP
5 1 (3.13%) MCSE
5 1 (3.13%) CCSP
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.25%) SLA
4 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
2 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
3 5 (15.63%) ISA Server
4 3 (9.38%) Squid
4 3 (9.38%) vSphere
4 3 (9.38%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Nagios
2 3 (9.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Cisco
2 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 13 (40.63%) VMware
4 10 (31.25%) Riverbed
5 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 7 (21.88%) Mitel
7 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
7 3 (9.38%) Infoblox
7 3 (9.38%) JBoss
8 2 (6.25%) Juniper
8 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
8 2 (6.25%) TIBCO
8 2 (6.25%) Bloomberg
8 2 (6.25%) Tufin
8 2 (6.25%) F5
8 2 (6.25%) LogLogic
8 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
8 2 (6.25%) NetScout
8 2 (6.25%) TippingPoint
8 2 (6.25%) Tradeweb