The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 171 202 196
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -6
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 1916 1485 1714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.65% 1.38% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.22% 7.84% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1584 1262 1438
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20774 18949 21640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.90% 17.59% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16468 15309 17691
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DHCP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DHCP within the UK.

DHCP Salary Trend in the UK

DHCP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DHCP over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 within the UK.

DHCP Salary Histogram in the UK

DHCP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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
England +38 1809 £37,500 -6.25% 211
London +14 749 £42,000 -11.57% 78
South East +1 412 £35,000 -9.09% 52
City of London +11 204 £45,000 -7.69% 28
East of England +46 168 £39,000 +20.00% 16
Berkshire +2 130 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Yorkshire +36 124 £39,000 +21.87% 19
South West +10 100 £26,500 -11.66% 15
North West +28 91 £33,000 -14.28% 13
West Yorkshire +23 90 £27,000 -10.00% 12
West Midlands +33 82 £31,500 -4.54% 8
Hampshire -8 72 £32,500 -7.14% 6
Surrey -26 69 £36,250 -14.70% 13
East Midlands +13 63 £37,500 - 10
Leeds +6 59 £42,500 +45.29% 8
Oxfordshire +29 58 £33,000 -5.71% 13
Hertfordshire +24 50 £45,000 +45.16% 3
Bracknell +30 44 £26,750 -21.32% 1
Bedfordshire +21 41 £30,000 -3.22% 4
Manchester -9 41 £33,000 +1.53% 6
East Sussex +3 40 £25,000 +35.13% 1
Scotland -3 39 £36,000 -11.10% 6
Brighton +6 38 £25,000 +35.13% 1
Cambridgeshire +15 36 £42,000 +47.36% 7
Abingdon +8 34 £33,000 -17.50% 5
Wiltshire +20 32 £25,000 +12.25% 2
Cambridge +21 31 £42,000 +15.86% 3
West Sussex +9 31 £38,750 +15.67% 2
Bristol 0 31 £27,500 -17.91% 5
Cheshire +8 29 £29,500 -49.57% 4

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 3440 (92.00%) DNS
2 2956 (79.06%) Windows
3 2306 (61.67%) Active Directory
4 1941 (51.91%) Microsoft
5 1927 (51.54%) VMware
6 1681 (44.96%) TCP/IP
7 1544 (41.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 1517 (40.57%) MS Exchange
9 1252 (33.48%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1235 (33.03%) Firewall
11 1208 (32.31%) Cisco
12 1093 (29.23%) Citrix
13 1089 (29.13%) Windows Server 2003
14 951 (25.43%) MS Excel
15 929 (24.85%) LAN
16 922 (24.66%) VPN
17 914 (24.45%) Microsoft Certification
18 898 (24.02%) WAN
19 892 (23.86%) ITIL
20 887 (23.72%) Exchange Server 2010
21 886 (23.70%) Linux
22 869 (23.24%) SAN
23 754 (20.17%) MS Office
24 744 (19.90%) Windows Server 2012
25 736 (19.68%) HP
26 720 (19.26%) Windows 7
27 699 (18.69%) SQL Server
28 635 (16.98%) SQL
29 605 (16.18%) MCSE
30 578 (15.46%) Finance

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1517 (40.57%) MS Exchange
2 887 (23.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 526 (14.07%) IIS
4 475 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 384 (10.27%) SharePoint
6 313 (8.37%) Exchange Server 2003
7 299 (8.00%) Lync
8 257 (6.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 248 (6.63%) Apache
10 182 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2013
11 168 (4.49%) Tomcat
12 92 (2.46%) SharePoint 2010
13 74 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
14 52 (1.39%) Lotus Domino
15 49 (1.31%) SharePoint Server
16 45 (1.20%) CMS
17 33 (0.88%) IBM Notes
18 32 (0.86%) WebLogic
19 27 (0.72%) Office Communications Server
20 26 (0.70%) nginx
Applications
1 951 (25.43%) MS Excel
2 754 (20.17%) MS Office
3 24 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.32%) MS Project
6 7 (0.19%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.11%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.080%) Maya
8 3 (0.080%) 3ds Max
8 3 (0.080%) Final Cut Pro
9 2 (0.053%) SPSS
10 1 (0.027%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.027%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 31 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.29%) SAP Business One
3 11 (0.29%) Sage 1000
4 6 (0.16%) Eikon
5 5 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.13%) Sage 200
6 4 (0.11%) RMDS
6 4 (0.11%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (0.080%) IntelliMatch
7 3 (0.080%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.053%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.053%) SunGard AvantGard
8 2 (0.053%) SalesLogix
8 2 (0.053%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.027%) ReMetrica
9 1 (0.027%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 214 (5.72%) Office 365
2 102 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 63 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
5 28 (0.75%) SaaS
6 21 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
7 20 (0.53%) Basecamp
8 19 (0.51%) Google Apps
9 15 (0.40%) IaaS
10 11 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
11 9 (0.24%) Google App Engine
12 7 (0.19%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.19%) PaaS
13 3 (0.080%) Route 53
14 2 (0.053%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3440 (92.00%) DNS
2 1681 (44.96%) TCP/IP
3 1235 (33.03%) Firewall
4 929 (24.85%) LAN
5 922 (24.66%) VPN
6 898 (24.02%) WAN
7 869 (23.24%) SAN
8 386 (10.32%) Wireless
9 302 (8.08%) VLAN
9 302 (8.08%) NAS
10 285 (7.62%) VoIP
11 270 (7.22%) Internet
12 265 (7.09%) MPLS
13 232 (6.20%) Cisco ASA
14 216 (5.78%) HTTP
15 213 (5.70%) SMTP
15 213 (5.70%) SSL
16 190 (5.08%) LDAP
17 188 (5.03%) Network Security
18 178 (4.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 699 (18.69%) SQL Server
2 210 (5.62%) MySQL
3 175 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 133 (3.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 84 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
6 66 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 46 (1.23%) MongoDB
7 46 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 43 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
9 41 (1.10%) Oracle Database
10 39 (1.04%) EDRMS
10 39 (1.04%) NoSQL
11 35 (0.94%) Redis
12 33 (0.88%) IDOL
13 31 (0.83%) MariaDB
14 25 (0.67%) Relational Database
15 15 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
15 15 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
16 13 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
17 11 (0.29%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 51 (1.36%) JIRA
2 40 (1.07%) Subversion
2 40 (1.07%) Jenkins
3 29 (0.78%) Git (software)
4 20 (0.53%) Maven
5 14 (0.37%) Ant
6 11 (0.29%) AdminStudio
7 9 (0.24%) Selenium
8 8 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
9 7 (0.19%) MSI
10 6 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (0.16%) Visual Studio
11 5 (0.13%) FogBugz
12 4 (0.11%) PHPUnit
13 3 (0.080%) WebLOAD
13 3 (0.080%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 3 (0.080%) JUnit
13 3 (0.080%) Bugzilla
13 3 (0.080%) Serena SBM
General
1 578 (15.46%) Finance
2 172 (4.60%) Telecoms
3 150 (4.01%) Retail
4 121 (3.24%) Law
5 104 (2.78%) Banking
6 57 (1.52%) Advertising
7 54 (1.44%) Legal
8 52 (1.39%) Marketing
9 50 (1.34%) Back Office
10 41 (1.10%) Manufacturing
10 41 (1.10%) Games
11 37 (0.99%) French Language
12 33 (0.88%) German Language
13 30 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
14 25 (0.67%) Investment Banking
15 22 (0.59%) Italian Language
16 19 (0.51%) Financial Institution
17 16 (0.43%) Publishing
17 16 (0.43%) Online Betting
18 12 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 685 (18.32%) Analyst
2 627 (16.77%) Support Engineer
3 370 (9.90%) Support Analyst
4 362 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 342 (9.15%) Administrator
6 294 (7.86%) Network Engineer
7 291 (7.78%) Systems Administrator
8 276 (7.38%) Systems Engineer
9 261 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
10 255 (6.82%) IT Support
11 226 (6.04%) 2nd Line Support
12 176 (4.71%) Technical Support
13 160 (4.28%) Desktop Support
14 154 (4.12%) Server Engineer
15 133 (3.56%) Network Analyst
16 119 (3.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 116 (3.10%) Consultant
18 106 (2.83%) Team Leader
19 105 (2.81%) IT Support Engineer
20 103 (2.75%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (2.11%) .NET
2 77 (2.06%) Web Services
3 60 (1.60%) COM
4 52 (1.39%) HTML
5 41 (1.10%) LAMP
6 40 (1.07%) J2EE
7 33 (0.88%) CSS
8 30 (0.80%) MSMQ
8 30 (0.80%) RabbitMQ
9 25 (0.67%) Application Packaging
9 25 (0.67%) Software Packaging
10 22 (0.59%) XML
11 13 (0.35%) Middleware
12 12 (0.32%) Servlets
13 10 (0.27%) Java EE
14 9 (0.24%) JSON
15 8 (0.21%) Ruby on Rails
15 8 (0.21%) HTML5
16 7 (0.19%) jQuery
16 7 (0.19%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 408 (10.91%) Blackberry
2 246 (6.58%) Clustering
3 112 (3.00%) Computer Science
4 108 (2.89%) Management Information System
5 82 (2.19%) iPhone
6 81 (2.17%) Replication
7 79 (2.11%) Hedge funds
8 77 (2.06%) PKI
9 73 (1.95%) SecurID
10 69 (1.85%) CLARiiON
11 66 (1.77%) Statistics
12 58 (1.55%) Thin Client
12 58 (1.55%) Fat Client
13 54 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
14 51 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
15 44 (1.18%) Firmware
16 38 (1.02%) iPad
17 36 (0.96%) Open Source
18 30 (0.80%) EqualLogic
19 28 (0.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2956 (79.06%) Windows
2 1544 (41.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1089 (29.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 886 (23.70%) Linux
5 744 (19.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 720 (19.26%) Windows 7
7 493 (13.19%) Windows XP
8 347 (9.28%) Windows 8
9 253 (6.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 242 (6.47%) UNIX
11 139 (3.72%) Android
12 127 (3.40%) Windows Vista
13 125 (3.34%) Solaris
14 115 (3.08%) Mac OS X
15 112 (3.00%) CentOS
16 63 (1.68%) Windows Phone
17 56 (1.50%) Debian
18 55 (1.47%) Mac OS
19 49 (1.31%) VMS
20 43 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 892 (23.86%) ITIL
2 252 (6.74%) Load Balancing
3 203 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 166 (4.44%) Service Delivery
5 165 (4.41%) Change Management
6 153 (4.09%) Migration
7 143 (3.82%) E-Commerce
8 139 (3.72%) Kalman Filter
9 130 (3.48%) Project Management
10 128 (3.42%) Service Management
11 114 (3.05%) ITIL V3
12 111 (2.97%) Incident Management
13 107 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
14 104 (2.78%) Configuration Management
15 102 (2.73%) Network Management
16 101 (2.70%) Problem Management
17 97 (2.59%) Time Management
18 88 (2.35%) DevOps
19 83 (2.22%) Network Design
20 79 (2.11%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 635 (16.98%) SQL
2 370 (9.90%) PowerShell
3 177 (4.73%) Perl
4 149 (3.99%) Bash Shell
5 137 (3.66%) Java
6 123 (3.29%) Python
7 84 (2.25%) PHP
8 76 (2.03%) Ruby
9 72 (1.93%) C
10 57 (1.52%) C#
10 57 (1.52%) Shell Script
11 46 (1.23%) VBScript
12 40 (1.07%) VB
12 40 (1.07%) C++
13 35 (0.94%) JavaScript
14 25 (0.67%) T-SQL
15 21 (0.56%) VB.NET
16 10 (0.27%) Bourne shell
17 5 (0.13%) PHP4
18 4 (0.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 914 (24.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 605 (16.18%) MCSE
3 539 (14.42%) Cisco Certification
4 397 (10.62%) CCNA
5 386 (10.32%) MCSA
6 385 (10.30%) Degree
7 325 (8.69%) MCITP
8 251 (6.71%) MCP
9 248 (6.63%) Security Cleared
10 227 (6.07%) CCNP
11 176 (4.71%) SC Cleared
12 175 (4.68%) MCTS
13 167 (4.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 121 (3.24%) DV Cleared
15 94 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
16 52 (1.39%) Citrix Certification
17 49 (1.31%) CCIE
18 43 (1.15%) CCA
19 34 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 33 (0.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 336 (8.99%) SLA
2 63 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 45 (1.20%) PCI DSS
4 30 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 27 (0.72%) QA
6 20 (0.53%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.19%) COBIT
8 4 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 4 (0.11%) GAMP
8 4 (0.11%) GCP
8 4 (0.11%) GMP
9 2 (0.053%) BS7799
9 2 (0.053%) HL7
System Software
1 2306 (61.67%) Active Directory
2 1252 (33.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 566 (15.14%) Hyper-V
4 457 (12.22%) vSphere
5 390 (10.43%) XenApp
6 369 (9.87%) VMware ESX
7 222 (5.94%) VMware ESXi
8 182 (4.87%) XenDesktop
9 136 (3.64%) UAG
10 128 (3.42%) Terminal Services
11 94 (2.51%) ISA Server
12 86 (2.30%) NFS
13 82 (2.19%) XenServer
14 62 (1.66%) Xen
15 56 (1.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 55 (1.47%) Samba
17 50 (1.34%) EMC RecoverPoint
18 48 (1.28%) Forefront TMG
19 47 (1.26%) MetaFrame
20 45 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 412 (11.02%) SCCM
2 326 (8.72%) Backup Exec
3 233 (6.23%) SCOM
4 227 (6.07%) WSUS
5 224 (5.99%) NetBackup
6 200 (5.35%) Norton AntiVirus
7 136 (3.64%) Puppet
8 80 (2.14%) EMC NetWorker
9 73 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
10 72 (1.93%) Nagios
11 69 (1.85%) HP SIM
12 62 (1.66%) McAfee ePO
13 38 (1.02%) SCVMM
14 32 (0.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 31 (0.83%) ARCserve
16 26 (0.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
17 24 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 22 (0.59%) Cacti
19 18 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
20 17 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1941 (51.91%) Microsoft
2 1927 (51.54%) VMware
3 1208 (32.31%) Cisco
4 1093 (29.23%) Citrix
5 736 (19.68%) HP
6 485 (12.97%) Symantec
7 308 (8.24%) Red Hat
8 296 (7.92%) NetApp
9 269 (7.19%) Juniper
10 266 (7.11%) Oracle
11 265 (7.09%) Dell
12 242 (6.47%) EMC
13 230 (6.15%) Apple
14 220 (5.88%) CheckPoint
15 167 (4.47%) Veritas
16 137 (3.66%) Avaya
17 132 (3.53%) F5
18 113 (3.02%) Veeam
19 110 (2.94%) Sophos
20 107 (2.86%) McAfee
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