The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 42 66 60
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 17 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.41% 0.99% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.82% 8.96% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 5
Average salary £32,000 £31,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.58% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £31,500 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £42,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,420
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.18%
DHCP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
57 67 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.45% 11.06% 15.81%
Number of salaries quoted 52 49 75
Average salary £32,000 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.58% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DHCP across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

DHCP Salary Histogram 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 2 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
Liverpool +24 16 £34,750 +10.31% 2
Birkenhead - 1 £22,000 -
DHCP
North West

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) DNS
3 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (55.00%) VMware
5 10 (50.00%) Finance
6 9 (45.00%) ITIL
7 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
7 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
8 7 (35.00%) CCNA
8 7 (35.00%) Citrix
8 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (30.00%) WAN
9 6 (30.00%) FTP
9 6 (30.00%) LAN
9 6 (30.00%) IIS
9 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (30.00%) Firewall
9 6 (30.00%) SAN
9 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (25.00%) Blackberry
10 5 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (25.00%) MS Office
10 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 4 (20.00%) VPN
11 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (20.00%) CCA
11 4 (20.00%) SQL

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (30.00%) IIS
2 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (10.00%) OpenEdge
5 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) DNS
2 6 (30.00%) SAN
2 6 (30.00%) LAN
2 6 (30.00%) WAN
2 6 (30.00%) FTP
2 6 (30.00%) Firewall
3 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (20.00%) VPN
5 3 (15.00%) VoIP
6 2 (10.00%) VLAN
6 2 (10.00%) DMZ
7 1 (5.00%) OSPF
7 1 (5.00%) RIP
7 1 (5.00%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 4 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) CCNA
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (20.00%) CCA
3 4 (20.00%) MCSE
3 4 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (5.00%) VCP4
4 1 (5.00%) CCNP
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCP
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (20.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (10.00%) XenApp
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) VMware
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Citrix
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) Avaya
4 2 (10.00%) Juniper
4 2 (10.00%) NetApp
4 2 (10.00%) Mitel
5 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.00%) Sage
5 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint