The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 130 175 188
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +13
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 142 91 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.09% 1.24% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.07% 8.41% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 114 69 43
Average salary £33,000 £33,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £52,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,243 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.69% -6.66%
DHCP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1009 1082 1013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.87% 14.72% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 805 899 858
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

DHCP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

DHCP Salary Trend in the North West

DHCP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DHCP across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

DHCP Salary Histogram in the North West

DHCP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Manchester +31 70 £29,000 -12.12% 13
Cheshire +28 64 £37,500 +27.11% 3
Merseyside -1 5 £37,500 +44.23% 1
Cumbria -8 2 £23,500 -44.70%
Lancashire - 1 £32,500 -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 260 (95.24%) DNS
2 205 (75.09%) Windows
3 176 (64.47%) Active Directory
4 141 (51.65%) Microsoft
5 123 (45.05%) VMware
6 118 (43.22%) TCP/IP
7 114 (41.76%) Cisco
7 114 (41.76%) MS Exchange
8 111 (40.66%) LAN
9 108 (39.56%) Firewall
10 107 (39.19%) VPN
11 93 (34.07%) Windows Server 2008
12 86 (31.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 77 (28.21%) WAN
13 77 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
14 76 (27.84%) VMware Infrastructure
15 75 (27.47%) Citrix
16 74 (27.11%) SAN
16 74 (27.11%) Exchange Server 2010
17 72 (26.37%) Cisco Certification
18 64 (23.44%) VLAN
19 61 (22.34%) Windows 7
19 61 (22.34%) Exchange Server 2013
20 60 (21.98%) MS Excel
21 56 (20.51%) Hyper-V
22 52 (19.05%) ITIL
22 52 (19.05%) VoIP
23 51 (18.68%) MCSE
23 51 (18.68%) Windows Server 2003
24 49 (17.95%) SQL

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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
1 114 (41.76%) MS Exchange
2 74 (27.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 61 (22.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 26 (9.52%) IIS
5 24 (8.79%) SharePoint
6 23 (8.42%) Lync
7 22 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (3.66%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (3.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 8 (2.93%) nginx
11 8 (2.93%) Apache
12 5 (1.83%) IBM Notes
13 4 (1.47%) Tomcat
13 4 (1.47%) Oracle 9iAS
13 4 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (1.47%) Oracle Application Server
13 4 (1.47%) Office Communications Server
14 3 (1.10%) WebSphere
14 3 (1.10%) Jetty
Applications
1 60 (21.98%) MS Excel
2 39 (14.29%) MS Office
3 7 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.10%) ProjectWise
5 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.83%) Magento
2 3 (1.10%) Primavera
3 1 (0.37%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.16%) Office 365
2 9 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (2.56%) Amazon S3
3 7 (2.56%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (2.20%) Route 53
4 6 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.10%) SaaS
5 3 (1.10%) PaaS
6 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 260 (95.24%) DNS
2 118 (43.22%) TCP/IP
3 111 (40.66%) LAN
4 108 (39.56%) Firewall
5 107 (39.19%) VPN
6 77 (28.21%) WAN
7 74 (27.11%) SAN
8 64 (23.44%) VLAN
9 52 (19.05%) VoIP
10 45 (16.48%) Wireless
11 43 (15.75%) SSL
12 36 (13.19%) Network Security
12 36 (13.19%) iSCSI
13 34 (12.45%) Cisco Nexus
14 29 (10.62%) HTTP
15 26 (9.52%) SNMP
15 26 (9.52%) MPLS
16 25 (9.16%) OSPF
16 25 (9.16%) Cisco IOS
17 21 (7.69%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.02%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (2.93%) MySQL
5 7 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.47%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (1.10%) Big Data
10 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (2.56%) Maven
1 7 (2.56%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.20%) Hudson
2 6 (2.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (1.10%) JUnit
3 3 (1.10%) Cucumber
General
1 25 (9.16%) Finance
2 12 (4.40%) Telecoms
2 12 (4.40%) Manufacturing
3 9 (3.30%) Retail
4 7 (2.56%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.20%) Law
5 6 (2.20%) Legal
6 5 (1.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (20.51%) Support Engineer
2 50 (18.32%) Network Engineer
3 35 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 33 (12.09%) IT Support
5 29 (10.62%) Analyst
6 19 (6.96%) IT Support Engineer
7 18 (6.59%) 2nd Line Support
8 17 (6.23%) Administrator
8 17 (6.23%) Network Security Engineer
8 17 (6.23%) IT Manager
8 17 (6.23%) Security Engineer
9 16 (5.86%) Senior Security Engineer
9 16 (5.86%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 16 (5.86%) Desktop Support
9 16 (5.86%) Support Analyst
9 16 (5.86%) Senior Network Engineer
10 14 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 12 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support
12 11 (4.03%) Network Support
13 10 (3.66%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.76%) 802.1X
2 6 (2.20%) LAMP
3 4 (1.47%) COM
4 3 (1.10%) Servlets
4 3 (1.10%) Web Services
4 3 (1.10%) WebCenter
4 3 (1.10%) Middleware
5 2 (0.73%) .NET
6 1 (0.37%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
3 20 (7.33%) Data Centre
4 14 (5.13%) Clustering
5 13 (4.76%) Blackberry
6 11 (4.03%) Life Science
6 11 (4.03%) iPhone
7 8 (2.93%) iPad
8 7 (2.56%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.47%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.47%) Replication
9 4 (1.47%) EMC VNX
9 4 (1.47%) FlexPod
10 3 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.10%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.10%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.73%) Statistics
11 2 (0.73%) Photography
11 2 (0.73%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 205 (75.09%) Windows
2 93 (34.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 86 (31.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 61 (22.34%) Windows 7
5 51 (18.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (13.19%) Windows 8
7 27 (9.89%) Windows XP
8 24 (8.79%) Linux
9 12 (4.40%) CentOS
10 11 (4.03%) Android
11 10 (3.66%) UNIX
12 7 (2.56%) Mac OS X
13 5 (1.83%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (1.47%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.73%) AIX
15 2 (0.73%) Solaris
16 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (19.05%) ITIL
2 29 (10.62%) Load Balancing
3 25 (9.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (8.79%) E-Commerce
5 21 (7.69%) Project Management
5 21 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 21 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
5 21 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 18 (6.59%) Change Management
7 17 (6.23%) Service Delivery
8 16 (5.86%) Security Patching
9 14 (5.13%) Network Management
9 14 (5.13%) Migration
10 13 (4.76%) Incident Management
10 13 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (4.76%) Line Management
11 12 (4.40%) Service Management
12 11 (4.03%) Business Continuity
12 11 (4.03%) Risk Management
12 11 (4.03%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (17.95%) SQL
2 35 (12.82%) PowerShell
3 10 (3.66%) VB
4 8 (2.93%) VBScript
4 8 (2.93%) PHP
5 4 (1.47%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.47%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.47%) Ruby
6 3 (1.10%) Prolog
6 3 (1.10%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.10%) Java
7 2 (0.73%) Perl
8 1 (0.37%) C#
8 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.37%) VBA
8 1 (0.37%) VC++
Qualifications
1 77 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 72 (26.37%) Cisco Certification
3 51 (18.68%) MCSE
4 48 (17.58%) CCNA
5 46 (16.85%) CCNP
6 42 (15.38%) Degree
7 36 (13.19%) MCITP
8 29 (10.62%) MCP
9 27 (9.89%) MCSA
10 22 (8.06%) MCTS
11 21 (7.69%) CCIE
12 15 (5.49%) MCDST
12 15 (5.49%) CCENT
13 9 (3.30%) JNCIA
14 8 (2.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (1.83%) Security Cleared
16 4 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
17 3 (1.10%) CCA
17 3 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
17 3 (1.10%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.62%) SLA
2 7 (2.56%) QA
3 3 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 176 (64.47%) Active Directory
2 76 (27.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (20.51%) Hyper-V
4 25 (9.16%) XenDesktop
4 25 (9.16%) vSphere
5 23 (8.42%) XenApp
6 19 (6.96%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (5.13%) VMware ESX
8 9 (3.30%) XenServer
8 9 (3.30%) VMware Server
9 7 (2.56%) Terminal Server
10 4 (1.47%) vCloud
11 3 (1.10%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.73%) Firmware
13 1 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.37%) Xen
13 1 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (9.89%) SCCM
2 20 (7.33%) WSUS
3 12 (4.40%) Backup Exec
4 10 (3.66%) Puppet
5 7 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (2.56%) Vagrant
6 4 (1.47%) SCOM
7 3 (1.10%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.73%) EMC Navisphere
8 2 (0.73%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.37%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.37%) Nagios
9 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.37%) Ansible
9 1 (0.37%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 141 (51.65%) Microsoft
2 123 (45.05%) VMware
3 114 (41.76%) Cisco
4 75 (27.47%) Citrix
5 32 (11.72%) HP
6 23 (8.42%) NetApp
7 19 (6.96%) IBM
8 16 (5.86%) Juniper
9 14 (5.13%) Dell
9 14 (5.13%) Symantec
10 11 (4.03%) Apple
10 11 (4.03%) EMC
10 11 (4.03%) Oracle
10 11 (4.03%) Veeam
11 9 (3.30%) Red Hat
12 8 (2.93%) McAfee
13 7 (2.56%) RightScale
14 6 (2.20%) NetScout
14 6 (2.20%) Avaya
15 5 (1.83%) Lotus
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