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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 157 202 208
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +6
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 1959 1486 1537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.88% 1.43% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.56% 8.34% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1624 1302 1293
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
- -4.97%

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
18559 17813 21817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.82% 17.08% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15078 13984 18103
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 29 January 2015 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 29 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
England +50 1856 £38,000 - 225
London +29 706 £42,500 -2.29% 93
South East +29 457 £35,000 -12.50% 43
City of London +24 174 £45,000 - 22
Yorkshire +40 154 £40,750 +59.80% 14
East of England +11 146 £40,000 +17.64% 17
North West +70 145 £31,500 +5.00% 20
South West +35 128 £37,500 +38.24% 17
Berkshire -11 113 £40,750 -9.44% 12
Surrey +31 103 £35,000 -22.22% 8
West Yorkshire +12 77 £36,000 +60.00% 8
Manchester +35 75 £31,000 +8.77% 14
West Midlands +31 70 £32,000 -8.57% 14
Hampshire -29 64 £34,000 -10.52% 4
Leeds +30 58 £36,000 +54.83% 5
Kent +38 49 £32,500 -35.00% 3
Hertfordshire -17 47 £45,000 +28.57% 2
North Yorkshire +42 44 £52,500 +40.00% 3
West Sussex +24 44 £42,500 +11.84% 4
Wiltshire +20 43 £38,000 -30.90% 3
East Midlands -21 42 £27,500 -21.98% 6
Scotland +26 41 £40,500 +8.00% 5
Gloucestershire +10 39 £33,000 -5.71% 3
York +41 35 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Cheshire +21 33 £30,000 -40.00% 5
Cambridgeshire -7 33 £40,000 +33.33% 9
Cheltenham +11 31 £31,500 +28.57%
Essex -1 31 £30,000 -3.22% 3
Reading -41 31 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Oxfordshire +13 30 £29,000 +26.08% 2

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 3563 (93.64%) DNS
2 3091 (81.24%) Windows
3 2467 (64.84%) Active Directory
4 2045 (53.75%) VMware
5 2012 (52.88%) Microsoft
6 1620 (42.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 1521 (39.97%) TCP/IP
8 1482 (38.95%) MS Exchange
9 1344 (35.32%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1295 (34.03%) Citrix
11 1284 (33.75%) Firewall
12 1231 (32.35%) Cisco
13 1124 (29.54%) Windows Server 2003
14 1051 (27.62%) MS Excel
15 1028 (27.02%) Windows Server 2012
16 901 (23.68%) Windows 7
17 881 (23.15%) SAN
18 870 (22.86%) LAN
19 846 (22.23%) WAN
20 830 (21.81%) ITIL
21 813 (21.37%) VPN
22 799 (21.00%) Exchange Server 2010
23 775 (20.37%) Linux
24 745 (19.58%) Microsoft Certification
25 724 (19.03%) SQL Server
26 712 (18.71%) HP
27 703 (18.48%) MS Office
28 648 (17.03%) SQL
29 643 (16.90%) Hyper-V
30 563 (14.80%) Cisco Certification

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 1482 (38.95%) MS Exchange
2 799 (21.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 477 (12.54%) IIS
4 431 (11.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 400 (10.51%) SharePoint
6 288 (7.57%) Exchange Server 2003
7 253 (6.65%) Exchange Server 2013
8 250 (6.57%) Lync
9 243 (6.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 214 (5.62%) Apache
11 102 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
12 81 (2.13%) Tomcat
13 67 (1.76%) nginx
14 45 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
15 32 (0.84%) IBM Notes
16 26 (0.68%) WebSphere
17 24 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
18 22 (0.58%) JBoss
19 20 (0.53%) SAS
20 18 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 1051 (27.62%) MS Excel
2 703 (18.48%) MS Office
3 41 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.13%) PowerPivot
6 4 (0.11%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.053%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.053%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.026%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.026%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.026%) Maya
8 1 (0.026%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.026%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.24%) Eikon
2 9 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.21%) SAP Business One
4 5 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.11%) RMDS
6 3 (0.079%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.079%) Cognos Controller
7 2 (0.053%) BPCS
7 2 (0.053%) ReMetrica
8 1 (0.026%) RiskWrite
8 1 (0.026%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.026%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.026%) Sage 50
8 1 (0.026%) Agresso
8 1 (0.026%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.026%) JDE OneWorld
8 1 (0.026%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 195 (5.12%) Office 365
2 69 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
3 63 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
4 55 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 23 (0.60%) Google Apps
6 20 (0.53%) IaaS
7 19 (0.50%) SaaS
8 16 (0.42%) PaaS
9 15 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (0.26%) Google App Engine
10 10 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.11%) Basecamp
13 3 (0.079%) Sumo Logic
14 2 (0.053%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3563 (93.64%) DNS
2 1521 (39.97%) TCP/IP
3 1284 (33.75%) Firewall
4 881 (23.15%) SAN
5 870 (22.86%) LAN
6 846 (22.23%) WAN
7 813 (21.37%) VPN
8 364 (9.57%) VLAN
9 352 (9.25%) Wireless
10 335 (8.80%) Internet
11 305 (8.02%) VoIP
12 285 (7.49%) Cisco ASA
13 273 (7.17%) Network Security
14 219 (5.76%) MPLS
15 195 (5.12%) HTTP
16 186 (4.89%) iSCSI
17 185 (4.86%) NAS
17 185 (4.86%) SMTP
18 180 (4.73%) FTP
19 165 (4.34%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 724 (19.03%) SQL Server
2 215 (5.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 149 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 122 (3.21%) MySQL
5 72 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 70 (1.84%) SQL Server 2000
7 49 (1.29%) IDOL
8 47 (1.24%) EDRMS
9 26 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
10 24 (0.63%) MongoDB
11 21 (0.55%) Oracle Database
12 19 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
13 17 (0.45%) MS Access
14 13 (0.34%) FileMaker
15 11 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (0.29%) QlikView
16 10 (0.26%) Relational Database
17 9 (0.24%) NoSQL
17 9 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 44 (1.16%) Jenkins
2 43 (1.13%) Git (software)
3 35 (0.92%) Subversion
4 20 (0.53%) JIRA
4 20 (0.53%) MSI
5 16 (0.42%) Visual Studio
6 15 (0.39%) FogBugz
6 15 (0.39%) Selenium
7 14 (0.37%) Maven
8 12 (0.32%) PHPUnit
8 12 (0.32%) Behat
9 9 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (0.21%) Serena SBM
10 8 (0.21%) Ant
11 7 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 6 (0.16%) AdminStudio
13 2 (0.053%) Team Foundation Server
14 1 (0.026%) Trac
14 1 (0.026%) WinDbg
14 1 (0.026%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 555 (14.59%) Finance
2 243 (6.39%) Telecoms
3 135 (3.55%) Banking
4 113 (2.97%) Law
5 107 (2.81%) Retail
6 68 (1.79%) Legal
7 60 (1.58%) Advertising
8 58 (1.52%) Back Office
9 38 (1.00%) Marketing
10 36 (0.95%) Manufacturing
11 28 (0.74%) Financial Institution
12 27 (0.71%) Electronics
13 23 (0.60%) Games
13 23 (0.60%) Investment Banking
14 18 (0.47%) German Language
14 18 (0.47%) Italian Language
15 17 (0.45%) Aerospace
15 17 (0.45%) Billing
16 15 (0.39%) French Language
17 10 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 668 (17.56%) Support Engineer
2 586 (15.40%) Analyst
3 418 (10.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 321 (8.44%) Administrator
5 313 (8.23%) Support Analyst
6 306 (8.04%) Network Engineer
7 302 (7.94%) IT Support
8 274 (7.20%) Systems Administrator
9 237 (6.23%) 3rd Line Support
10 224 (5.89%) 2nd Line Support
11 208 (5.47%) Systems Engineer
12 205 (5.39%) Consultant
13 175 (4.60%) Technical Support
14 166 (4.36%) Server Engineer
15 163 (4.28%) Support Technician
16 130 (3.42%) Service Analyst
17 125 (3.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 124 (3.26%) Service Desk Analyst
19 120 (3.15%) Desktop Support
20 116 (3.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (3.05%) Web Services
2 95 (2.50%) .NET
3 34 (0.89%) CSS
4 32 (0.84%) Application Packaging
5 30 (0.79%) HTML
6 29 (0.76%) LAMP
7 26 (0.68%) XML
8 25 (0.66%) J2EE
9 20 (0.53%) Software Packaging
9 20 (0.53%) COM
10 16 (0.42%) jQuery
11 14 (0.37%) Middleware
11 14 (0.37%) REST
12 13 (0.34%) Servlets
12 13 (0.34%) Ruby on Rails
13 11 (0.29%) SAML
14 10 (0.26%) ASP.NET
15 9 (0.24%) MAPI
15 9 (0.24%) RESTful
16 8 (0.21%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 343 (9.01%) Blackberry
2 309 (8.12%) Clustering
3 258 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
4 133 (3.50%) Management Information System
5 105 (2.76%) Replication
6 104 (2.73%) iPhone
7 103 (2.71%) Fat Client
7 103 (2.71%) Thin Client
8 85 (2.23%) Client/Server
9 68 (1.79%) Open Source
10 66 (1.73%) Computer Science
10 66 (1.73%) Hedge funds
11 65 (1.71%) Statistics
12 47 (1.24%) iPad
13 40 (1.05%) Smartphone
14 35 (0.92%) CLARiiON
14 35 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
15 34 (0.89%) EqualLogic
16 30 (0.79%) PKI
17 29 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3091 (81.24%) Windows
2 1620 (42.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 1124 (29.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 1028 (27.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 901 (23.68%) Windows 7
6 775 (20.37%) Linux
7 553 (14.53%) Windows XP
8 502 (13.19%) Windows 8
9 238 (6.25%) UNIX
10 200 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 148 (3.89%) Mac OS X
12 147 (3.86%) Windows Vista
13 105 (2.76%) Solaris
14 98 (2.58%) Android
15 97 (2.55%) CentOS
16 62 (1.63%) Ubuntu
17 52 (1.37%) Apple iOS
18 50 (1.31%) Windows 2000
19 49 (1.29%) Mac OS
20 44 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 830 (21.81%) ITIL
2 321 (8.44%) Service Delivery
3 245 (6.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 197 (5.18%) Mentoring
5 184 (4.84%) Change Management
6 156 (4.10%) Project Management
7 146 (3.84%) Migration
8 137 (3.60%) Load Balancing
9 134 (3.52%) Configuration Management
10 126 (3.31%) Time Management
11 125 (3.29%) Service Management
12 116 (3.05%) Kalman Filter
13 109 (2.86%) Network Management
14 107 (2.81%) Information Security
15 104 (2.73%) Business Continuity
15 104 (2.73%) Incident Management
15 104 (2.73%) Network Monitoring
16 99 (2.60%) Capacity Planning
17 98 (2.58%) Coaching
18 95 (2.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 648 (17.03%) SQL
2 400 (10.51%) PowerShell
3 157 (4.13%) Perl
4 141 (3.71%) Python
5 133 (3.50%) Bash Shell
6 104 (2.73%) PHP
7 92 (2.42%) Java
8 68 (1.79%) VBScript
9 57 (1.50%) C
10 45 (1.18%) Shell Script
10 45 (1.18%) C#
11 43 (1.13%) Ruby
12 40 (1.05%) T-SQL
13 35 (0.92%) VB
14 23 (0.60%) JavaScript
15 20 (0.53%) Bourne shell
16 16 (0.42%) C++
17 10 (0.26%) VB.NET
18 8 (0.21%) PL/SQL
19 5 (0.13%) VC++
Qualifications
1 745 (19.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 563 (14.80%) Cisco Certification
3 519 (13.64%) MCSE
4 369 (9.70%) CCNA
5 341 (8.96%) Degree
6 308 (8.09%) Security Cleared
7 305 (8.02%) MCSA
8 295 (7.75%) MCP
9 283 (7.44%) CCNP
10 257 (6.75%) SC Cleared
11 203 (5.34%) MCITP
12 151 (3.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 148 (3.89%) DV Cleared
14 104 (2.73%) Citrix Certification
15 93 (2.44%) MCTS
16 91 (2.39%) CCA
17 74 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
18 66 (1.73%) CCIE
19 52 (1.37%) A+ Certification
20 49 (1.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 381 (10.01%) SLA
2 41 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (0.95%) QA
4 31 (0.81%) PCI DSS
5 21 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 17 (0.45%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.11%) COBIT
8 3 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 2 (0.053%) HL7
9 2 (0.053%) DICOM
10 1 (0.026%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2467 (64.84%) Active Directory
2 1344 (35.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 643 (16.90%) Hyper-V
4 497 (13.06%) vSphere
5 495 (13.01%) XenApp
6 231 (6.07%) VMware ESXi
7 226 (5.94%) XenDesktop
8 207 (5.44%) VMware ESX
9 156 (4.10%) Terminal Services
10 132 (3.47%) NFS
11 113 (2.97%) XenServer
12 100 (2.63%) ISA Server
13 71 (1.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 66 (1.73%) Microsoft App-V
15 56 (1.47%) vCloud
16 52 (1.37%) UAG
17 47 (1.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 45 (1.18%) Xen
18 45 (1.18%) Firmware
19 42 (1.10%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 509 (13.38%) SCCM
2 302 (7.94%) Backup Exec
3 270 (7.10%) SCOM
4 202 (5.31%) NetBackup
5 194 (5.10%) WSUS
6 139 (3.65%) Norton AntiVirus
7 131 (3.44%) Puppet
8 108 (2.84%) Nagios
9 72 (1.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 67 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
11 63 (1.66%) HP SIM
12 40 (1.05%) SCVMM
12 40 (1.05%) HP Data Protector
13 39 (1.02%) ARCserve
14 38 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
15 36 (0.95%) Tivoli
16 30 (0.79%) EdgeSight
17 29 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
18 28 (0.74%) Cacti
19 23 (0.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2045 (53.75%) VMware
2 2012 (52.88%) Microsoft
3 1295 (34.03%) Citrix
4 1231 (32.35%) Cisco
5 712 (18.71%) HP
6 411 (10.80%) Symantec
7 320 (8.41%) Red Hat
8 311 (8.17%) Dell
9 308 (8.09%) Juniper
10 295 (7.75%) CheckPoint
11 272 (7.15%) NetApp
12 271 (7.12%) EMC
13 241 (6.33%) Apple
14 181 (4.76%) Oracle
15 149 (3.92%) F5
16 148 (3.89%) Veritas
17 129 (3.39%) Sophos
18 98 (2.58%) Avaya
19 94 (2.47%) McAfee
20 88 (2.31%) IBM
Worthing, West Sussex
Hudson IT
Salary: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + great company
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + travel + expenses
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + great company + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great company
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Up to £30K bonus, car allowance
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £43k - 48k per year + Bonus up to 10%
Posted: 7 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Company car
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
KPRS
Salary: £40,000 per annum ++ Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago