The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 171 184 190
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 1911 1622 1667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.64% 1.50% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.34% 8.25% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1379 1372
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20468 19663 21122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.58% 18.14% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 16386 15794 17412
Average salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 August 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 August 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 +18 1804 £37,500 -6.25% 193
London -1 736 £43,750 -7.89% 63
South East +3 447 £37,500 - 43
City of London +5 191 £47,500 -5.00% 20
East of England +32 161 £40,000 +23.07% 19
Berkshire +6 144 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Yorkshire +19 106 £42,500 +30.76% 20
South West +8 105 £28,000 -15.15% 9
West Midlands +34 89 £31,500 -16.00% 12
North West +41 86 £32,500 -10.95% 11
Surrey -43 73 £47,500 +26.66% 9
Hampshire +5 67 £35,000 +0.71% 8
West Yorkshire -14 67 £42,500 +30.76% 12
Oxfordshire +37 57 £33,000 -5.71% 7
East Midlands -8 54 £37,500 - 11
Hertfordshire +5 46 £45,000 +52.54% 9
Manchester +19 44 £33,500 -4.28% 2
Leeds -25 41 £47,500 +46.15% 8
East Sussex +1 39 £24,000 +29.72% 3
West Sussex +10 38 £31,000 -7.46% 3
Reading -41 38 £40,000 +3.89% 2
Bristol +4 37 £33,500 -2.18% 2
Brighton +2 37 £24,000 +29.72% 3
Bedfordshire +23 36 £30,000 - 2
Abingdon +15 36 £33,000 -17.50% 2
Cambridgeshire +32 34 £42,000 +38.84% 7
Bracknell +16 34 £37,500 +22.95% 1
Scotland -3 33 £31,500 -23.16% 8
Essex -15 30 £32,000 -3.03% 1
Cambridge +25 29 £42,000 +29.23% 5

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 3435 (92.41%) DNS
2 2899 (77.99%) Windows
3 2283 (61.42%) Active Directory
4 1913 (51.47%) Microsoft
5 1863 (50.12%) VMware
6 1686 (45.36%) TCP/IP
7 1532 (41.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 1503 (40.44%) MS Exchange
9 1250 (33.63%) Firewall
10 1211 (32.58%) VMware Infrastructure
11 1196 (32.18%) Cisco
12 1090 (29.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 1064 (28.63%) Citrix
14 950 (25.56%) LAN
15 933 (25.10%) VPN
16 930 (25.02%) MS Excel
17 924 (24.86%) Microsoft Certification
18 896 (24.11%) WAN
19 888 (23.89%) Linux
20 867 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
21 861 (23.16%) ITIL
21 861 (23.16%) SAN
22 739 (19.88%) Windows 7
23 734 (19.75%) MS Office
24 707 (19.02%) HP
25 691 (18.59%) SQL Server
26 686 (18.46%) Windows Server 2012
27 647 (17.41%) SQL
28 617 (16.60%) MCSE
29 563 (15.15%) Finance

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 1503 (40.44%) MS Exchange
2 867 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 511 (13.75%) IIS
4 471 (12.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 384 (10.33%) SharePoint
6 322 (8.66%) Exchange Server 2003
7 285 (7.67%) Lync
8 256 (6.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 246 (6.62%) Apache
10 164 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2013
11 155 (4.17%) Tomcat
12 81 (2.18%) SharePoint 2010
13 70 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
14 54 (1.45%) Lotus Domino
15 47 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
16 42 (1.13%) CMS
17 37 (1.00%) WebLogic
18 29 (0.78%) Office Communications Server
19 28 (0.75%) IBM Notes
20 18 (0.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 930 (25.02%) MS Excel
2 734 (19.75%) MS Office
3 25 (0.67%) MS Visio
3 25 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.38%) MS Project
5 6 (0.16%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.16%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.081%) Final Cut Pro
6 3 (0.081%) Maya
6 3 (0.081%) 3ds Max
7 2 (0.054%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.054%) SPSS
8 1 (0.027%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (0.35%) SAP Business One
4 11 (0.30%) Eikon
4 11 (0.30%) Sage 1000
4 11 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (0.27%) RMDS
6 5 (0.13%) Sage 200
6 5 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.11%) SunGard AvantGard
7 4 (0.11%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (0.081%) IntelliMatch
8 3 (0.081%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.081%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.054%) SalesLogix
9 2 (0.054%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.054%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.054%) Sage 50
10 1 (0.027%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 219 (5.89%) Office 365
2 98 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
4 59 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
5 31 (0.83%) SaaS
6 17 (0.46%) Google Apps
6 17 (0.46%) Basecamp
7 16 (0.43%) IaaS
8 10 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (0.22%) PaaS
10 7 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
10 7 (0.19%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.081%) Route 53
12 2 (0.054%) Taleo
12 2 (0.054%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3435 (92.41%) DNS
2 1686 (45.36%) TCP/IP
3 1250 (33.63%) Firewall
4 950 (25.56%) LAN
5 933 (25.10%) VPN
6 896 (24.11%) WAN
7 861 (23.16%) SAN
8 398 (10.71%) Wireless
9 302 (8.12%) NAS
10 290 (7.80%) VLAN
11 275 (7.40%) VoIP
12 270 (7.26%) MPLS
13 257 (6.91%) Internet
14 220 (5.92%) SMTP
15 219 (5.89%) Cisco ASA
16 213 (5.73%) SSL
17 209 (5.62%) HTTP
18 191 (5.14%) Network Security
19 188 (5.06%) LDAP
20 179 (4.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 691 (18.59%) SQL Server
2 213 (5.73%) MySQL
3 178 (4.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 125 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 85 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
6 72 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 49 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 37 (1.00%) MongoDB
8 37 (1.00%) NoSQL
9 34 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
10 33 (0.89%) Redis
10 33 (0.89%) Oracle Database
11 29 (0.78%) MariaDB
12 28 (0.75%) Relational Database
13 27 (0.73%) EDRMS
14 21 (0.56%) IDOL
15 15 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
16 13 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
17 12 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
18 9 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 47 (1.26%) JIRA
2 44 (1.18%) Subversion
3 26 (0.70%) Jenkins
4 23 (0.62%) Git (software)
5 15 (0.40%) Maven
6 13 (0.35%) Ant
7 8 (0.22%) AdminStudio
8 7 (0.19%) MSI
8 7 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (0.16%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (0.16%) Visual Studio
10 5 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (0.11%) Selenium
11 4 (0.11%) PHPUnit
12 3 (0.081%) Artifactory
12 3 (0.081%) Redmine
12 3 (0.081%) JUnit
12 3 (0.081%) Bugzilla
12 3 (0.081%) WebLOAD
General
1 563 (15.15%) Finance
2 166 (4.47%) Telecoms
3 135 (3.63%) Retail
4 111 (2.99%) Law
5 80 (2.15%) Banking
6 57 (1.53%) Advertising
7 54 (1.45%) Legal
8 50 (1.35%) Back Office
8 50 (1.35%) Marketing
9 45 (1.21%) Games
10 41 (1.10%) French Language
11 35 (0.94%) German Language
12 34 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
13 33 (0.89%) Manufacturing
14 21 (0.56%) Online Betting
14 21 (0.56%) Investment Banking
15 20 (0.54%) Italian Language
16 14 (0.38%) Publishing
16 14 (0.38%) Financial Institution
16 14 (0.38%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 665 (17.89%) Analyst
2 622 (16.73%) Support Engineer
3 359 (9.66%) Administrator
4 354 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 343 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 304 (8.18%) Network Engineer
7 303 (8.15%) Systems Administrator
8 292 (7.86%) Systems Engineer
9 253 (6.81%) IT Support
10 252 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support
11 221 (5.95%) 2nd Line Support
12 170 (4.57%) Technical Support
13 162 (4.36%) Desktop Support
14 139 (3.74%) Consultant
15 128 (3.44%) Server Engineer
16 126 (3.39%) Network Analyst
17 112 (3.01%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 101 (2.72%) Linux Administrator
19 99 (2.66%) IT Support Engineer
20 95 (2.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (2.04%) .NET
2 71 (1.91%) Web Services
3 58 (1.56%) COM
4 54 (1.45%) HTML
5 40 (1.08%) LAMP
6 39 (1.05%) J2EE
7 34 (0.91%) CSS
8 29 (0.78%) Software Packaging
9 28 (0.75%) RabbitMQ
9 28 (0.75%) MSMQ
10 21 (0.56%) Application Packaging
11 20 (0.54%) XML
12 16 (0.43%) Rendezvous
13 9 (0.24%) Middleware
13 9 (0.24%) JSON
14 8 (0.22%) Java EE
14 8 (0.22%) HTML5
15 7 (0.19%) SAML
15 7 (0.19%) WSH
15 7 (0.19%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 418 (11.25%) Blackberry
2 247 (6.65%) Clustering
3 106 (2.85%) Computer Science
4 102 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 86 (2.31%) Replication
6 78 (2.10%) Fat Client
6 78 (2.10%) Thin Client
7 77 (2.07%) Hedge funds
8 76 (2.04%) PKI
9 75 (2.02%) iPhone
10 69 (1.86%) SecurID
11 65 (1.75%) CLARiiON
12 61 (1.64%) Statistics
13 57 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
14 47 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
15 40 (1.08%) Firmware
16 38 (1.02%) Open Source
17 34 (0.91%) iPad
18 32 (0.86%) Client/Server
19 28 (0.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2899 (77.99%) Windows
2 1532 (41.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1090 (29.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 888 (23.89%) Linux
5 739 (19.88%) Windows 7
6 686 (18.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 472 (12.70%) Windows XP
8 344 (9.25%) Windows 8
9 244 (6.56%) UNIX
10 206 (5.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 141 (3.79%) Android
12 129 (3.47%) Solaris
13 122 (3.28%) Windows Vista
14 110 (2.96%) Mac OS X
15 105 (2.82%) CentOS
16 64 (1.72%) Windows Phone
17 53 (1.43%) HPUX
17 53 (1.43%) Debian
18 45 (1.21%) VMS
19 44 (1.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 861 (23.16%) ITIL
2 263 (7.08%) Load Balancing
3 208 (5.60%) Disaster Recovery
4 180 (4.84%) Service Delivery
5 166 (4.47%) Change Management
6 160 (4.30%) Migration
7 155 (4.17%) E-Commerce
8 137 (3.69%) Project Management
9 134 (3.61%) Service Management
10 113 (3.04%) Network Management
11 103 (2.77%) Network Monitoring
12 99 (2.66%) ITIL V3
12 99 (2.66%) Incident Management
13 93 (2.50%) Problem Management
14 89 (2.39%) Network Design
15 86 (2.31%) Configuration Management
16 79 (2.13%) Time Management
17 76 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
18 75 (2.02%) Asset Management
19 73 (1.96%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 647 (17.41%) SQL
2 384 (10.33%) PowerShell
3 173 (4.65%) Perl
4 135 (3.63%) Bash Shell
5 131 (3.52%) Java
6 118 (3.17%) Python
7 78 (2.10%) C
8 71 (1.91%) PHP
9 68 (1.83%) C#
10 67 (1.80%) Ruby
11 55 (1.48%) Shell Script
12 52 (1.40%) VBScript
13 46 (1.24%) C++
14 39 (1.05%) JavaScript
15 36 (0.97%) VB
16 23 (0.62%) T-SQL
17 17 (0.46%) VB.NET
18 5 (0.13%) Bourne shell
18 5 (0.13%) PHP4
19 4 (0.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 924 (24.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 617 (16.60%) MCSE
3 556 (14.96%) Cisco Certification
4 402 (10.82%) CCNA
5 388 (10.44%) Degree
6 364 (9.79%) MCSA
7 338 (9.09%) MCITP
8 264 (7.10%) MCP
9 253 (6.81%) CCNP
10 237 (6.38%) Security Cleared
11 170 (4.57%) MCTS
12 160 (4.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 156 (4.20%) SC Cleared
14 121 (3.26%) DV Cleared
15 88 (2.37%) ITIL Certification
16 66 (1.78%) Citrix Certification
17 49 (1.32%) CCA
18 46 (1.24%) CCIE
19 36 (0.97%) CISSP
20 32 (0.86%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 322 (8.66%) SLA
2 73 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 47 (1.26%) PCI DSS
4 28 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 20 (0.54%) ISO 9001
6 16 (0.43%) QA
7 7 (0.19%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 7 (0.19%) GAMP
7 7 (0.19%) GCP
7 7 (0.19%) GMP
7 7 (0.19%) COBIT
8 2 (0.054%) HL7
8 2 (0.054%) BS7799
9 1 (0.027%) DICOM
9 1 (0.027%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2283 (61.42%) Active Directory
2 1211 (32.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 555 (14.93%) Hyper-V
4 436 (11.73%) vSphere
5 390 (10.49%) XenApp
6 372 (10.01%) VMware ESX
7 211 (5.68%) VMware ESXi
8 199 (5.35%) XenDesktop
9 126 (3.39%) Terminal Services
10 121 (3.26%) UAG
11 84 (2.26%) NFS
12 82 (2.21%) ISA Server
13 76 (2.04%) XenServer
14 63 (1.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 52 (1.40%) Samba
15 52 (1.40%) Xen
16 50 (1.35%) Forefront TMG
17 44 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
18 43 (1.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
19 41 (1.10%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 394 (10.60%) SCCM
2 316 (8.50%) Backup Exec
3 238 (6.40%) WSUS
4 210 (5.65%) SCOM
5 202 (5.43%) NetBackup
6 191 (5.14%) Norton AntiVirus
7 116 (3.12%) Puppet
8 70 (1.88%) EMC NetWorker
9 68 (1.83%) Nagios
10 63 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
11 61 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
12 59 (1.59%) HP SIM
13 41 (1.10%) ARCserve
14 36 (0.97%) SCVMM
15 29 (0.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 23 (0.62%) Cacti
17 22 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 20 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
19 19 (0.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
20 17 (0.46%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 1913 (51.47%) Microsoft
2 1863 (50.12%) VMware
3 1196 (32.18%) Cisco
4 1064 (28.63%) Citrix
5 707 (19.02%) HP
6 495 (13.32%) Symantec
7 279 (7.51%) NetApp
8 269 (7.24%) Red Hat
9 252 (6.78%) Juniper
9 252 (6.78%) Oracle
10 247 (6.65%) Dell
11 221 (5.95%) CheckPoint
12 213 (5.73%) Apple
13 209 (5.62%) EMC
14 156 (4.20%) Veritas
15 147 (3.95%) F5
16 131 (3.52%) Avaya
17 118 (3.17%) McAfee
18 112 (3.01%) Veeam
19 111 (2.99%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £36000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £16k - £18.5k per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
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Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum To £30k basic
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
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Salary: £15k - £18.5k per annum + £800 bonus
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