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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 49 64 67
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 9 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.94% 1.02% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.65% 7.89% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 6
Average salary £32,000 £34,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.24% +25.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £31,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £43,800 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
- -4.97%
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
51 76 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.97% 12.86% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 42 57 66
Average salary £32,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.24% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +18 9 £32,000 -7.24%
DHCP
North West

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) DNS
3 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
4 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
5 7 (41.18%) ITIL
5 7 (41.18%) Firewall
5 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
7 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) SAN
7 5 (29.41%) VMware
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (23.53%) MCITP
8 4 (23.53%) CCNA
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
8 4 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (23.53%) VoIP
9 3 (17.65%) WAN
9 3 (17.65%) VPN
9 3 (17.65%) Citrix
9 3 (17.65%) HP
9 3 (17.65%) Crystal Reports

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) DNS
2 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
3 7 (41.18%) Firewall
4 5 (29.41%) SAN
5 4 (23.53%) VoIP
6 3 (17.65%) WAN
6 3 (17.65%) VPN
6 3 (17.65%) LAN
6 3 (17.65%) DMZ
7 2 (11.76%) VLAN
7 2 (11.76%) OSPF
7 2 (11.76%) PBX
7 2 (11.76%) FTP
7 2 (11.76%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Law
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Desktop Support
3 3 (17.65%) IT Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
2 3 (17.65%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Network Management
3 2 (11.76%) High Availability
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) MCITP
1 4 (23.53%) CCNA
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (11.76%) MCTS
3 2 (11.76%) CCNP
3 2 (11.76%) CCA
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCVMM
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) Avaya
4 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
4 2 (11.76%) Riverbed
4 2 (11.76%) Juniper
4 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.76%) Dell
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) Sage