The first table below looks at the demand for DHCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 22 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 54 51 65
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 12 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.89% 2.38% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.62% 16.87% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 9
Average salary £25,000 £32,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% -7.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £40,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
113 83 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 17.77% 14.09% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 90 67 104
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DHCP
North West

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

DHCP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

DHCP Salary Trend in Merseyside

DHCP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
St Helens +5 5 - -
Liverpool -2 4 £28,000 -21.67%
Wirral - 1 £27,000 -
DHCP
North West

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) DNS
2 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (60.00%) Firewall
5 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (50.00%) VMware
6 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (45.00%) VB
7 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
8 8 (40.00%) Linux
8 8 (40.00%) LAN
8 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (40.00%) Internet
9 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
9 7 (35.00%) WAN
9 7 (35.00%) HP
9 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (35.00%) SCCM
10 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
10 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
11 5 (25.00%) HTML
11 5 (25.00%) PHP
11 5 (25.00%) MySQL
11 5 (25.00%) Oracle
11 5 (25.00%) ITIL
11 5 (25.00%) Apache

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (25.00%) Apache
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) DNS
2 12 (60.00%) Firewall
3 8 (40.00%) Internet
3 8 (40.00%) LAN
4 7 (35.00%) WAN
5 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (25.00%) SSL
6 5 (25.00%) VLAN
6 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (25.00%) LDAP
6 5 (25.00%) Intranet
7 3 (15.00%) SAN
7 3 (15.00%) VPN
8 1 (5.00%) HTTP
8 1 (5.00%) Kerberos
8 1 (5.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 5 (25.00%) Multimedia
1 5 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) ICT Technician
1 5 (25.00%) Senior Technician
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Specialist
2 2 (10.00%) Junior
2 2 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (10.00%) Field Service Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Field Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Support Technician
2 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Network Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) WSH
3 1 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (25.00%) VLE
2 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (15.00%) Thin Client
3 3 (15.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (40.00%) Linux
5 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 5 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
1 5 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) VB
1 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (20.00%) XenServer
4 3 (15.00%) XenApp
4 3 (15.00%) Terminal Services
4 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) SCCM
2 4 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (15.00%) HP SIM
4 2 (10.00%) SCOM
4 2 (10.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) HP
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (20.00%) Symantec
5 4 (20.00%) Kaspersky
6 3 (15.00%) ProCurve
7 2 (10.00%) Avaya
7 2 (10.00%) Sage
8 1 (5.00%) Cisco