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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 189 175 203
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +28
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 1839 1894 1458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.68% 1.65% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.07% 9.10% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1552 1576 1237
Average salary £37,125 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,756 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%

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
18260 20805 18853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.67% 18.13% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15141 16472 15224
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 28 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
England -11 1721 £37,250 -0.66% 192
London -23 612 £39,000 -7.69% 58
South East +18 433 £38,500 +10.00% 41
East of England +8 187 £35,000 -10.25% 16
North West +41 142 £33,000 - 18
Yorkshire +14 121 £31,500 -19.23% 19
City of London -38 121 £43,750 -2.77% 14
Surrey +45 118 £40,000 +3.22% 13
South West -22 100 £33,800 +27.54% 16
Hampshire +16 86 £37,000 +13.84% 10
Berkshire -30 86 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Hertfordshire +19 84 £35,000 -22.22% 6
West Midlands -12 73 £32,500 +3.17% 12
Manchester +29 70 £29,000 -12.12% 13
West Yorkshire -16 65 £30,459 +12.80% 12
Cheshire +35 64 £37,500 +27.11% 4
Wales +37 63 £39,000 +18.18% 5
South Wales +26 58 £39,000 +18.18% 5
Leeds +17 57 £31,000 -27.05% 10
Cardiff +19 49 £39,000 +18.18% 4
Buckinghamshire +31 47 £46,250 -2.63% 8
Wiltshire +16 47 £36,000 +44.00% 2
East Midlands -18 44 £37,500 - 10
North Yorkshire +20 39 £37,500 -25.00% 4
Essex +5 39 £37,375 +38.42% 2
West Sussex 0 36 £40,750 +8.66% 1
Oxfordshire -17 35 £25,250 -23.48% 1
Reading -3 29 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Bedfordshire +2 28 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Watford -6 28 £34,000 -22.28%

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3442 (92.90%) DNS
2 2883 (77.81%) Windows
3 2406 (64.94%) Active Directory
4 2063 (55.68%) Microsoft
5 1823 (49.20%) VMware
6 1554 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 1545 (41.70%) TCP/IP
8 1417 (38.25%) MS Exchange
9 1330 (35.90%) Cisco
10 1280 (34.55%) VMware Infrastructure
11 1245 (33.60%) Firewall
12 1140 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
13 976 (26.34%) ITIL
14 931 (25.13%) Citrix
15 925 (24.97%) LAN
16 887 (23.94%) MS Excel
17 858 (23.16%) SAN
18 834 (22.51%) Exchange Server 2010
19 817 (22.05%) Windows Server 2003
20 814 (21.97%) WAN
21 783 (21.13%) Windows 7
22 778 (21.00%) VPN
23 765 (20.65%) Linux
24 704 (19.00%) Microsoft Certification
25 696 (18.79%) Cisco Certification
26 650 (17.54%) Hyper-V
27 619 (16.71%) HP
28 616 (16.63%) SQL Server
29 613 (16.55%) MS Office
30 586 (15.82%) SQL

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1417 (38.25%) MS Exchange
2 834 (22.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 396 (10.69%) IIS
4 371 (10.01%) SharePoint
5 369 (9.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 363 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2007
7 306 (8.26%) Lync
8 211 (5.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 209 (5.64%) Exchange Server 2003
10 172 (4.64%) Apache
11 83 (2.24%) Tomcat
12 56 (1.51%) nginx
13 43 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
14 42 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
15 35 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
16 27 (0.73%) WebSphere
17 26 (0.70%) JBoss
18 24 (0.65%) IBM Notes
19 20 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
20 15 (0.40%) CMS
Applications
1 887 (23.94%) MS Excel
2 613 (16.55%) MS Office
3 43 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.11%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.11%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.081%) ProjectWise
9 2 (0.054%) MS Project
10 1 (0.027%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.027%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.027%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 41 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
4 9 (0.24%) SAP Business One
5 6 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (0.13%) Infor CRM
6 5 (0.13%) Magento
7 4 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.081%) Tridion
8 3 (0.081%) Primavera
8 3 (0.081%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.054%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.054%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.054%) MFGPRO
10 1 (0.027%) Bankmaster
10 1 (0.027%) FLEXCUBE
10 1 (0.027%) RMDS
10 1 (0.027%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.027%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 342 (9.23%) Office 365
2 126 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
3 107 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 56 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
5 45 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
6 29 (0.78%) PaaS
7 27 (0.73%) Amazon S3
8 24 (0.65%) Mimecast
9 22 (0.59%) SaaS
9 22 (0.59%) Route 53
10 21 (0.57%) IaaS
11 13 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
12 11 (0.30%) Google Apps
12 11 (0.30%) Symantec.cloud
13 10 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 9 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
15 8 (0.22%) Amazon Glacier
16 3 (0.081%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 3 (0.081%) Azure Active Directory
17 2 (0.054%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3442 (92.90%) DNS
2 1545 (41.70%) TCP/IP
3 1245 (33.60%) Firewall
4 925 (24.97%) LAN
5 858 (23.16%) SAN
6 814 (21.97%) WAN
7 778 (21.00%) VPN
8 439 (11.85%) VoIP
9 388 (10.47%) VLAN
10 342 (9.23%) Wireless
11 286 (7.72%) Cisco ASA
12 272 (7.34%) NAS
13 265 (7.15%) Internet
14 256 (6.91%) Network Security
15 224 (6.05%) MPLS
16 198 (5.34%) OSPF
17 173 (4.67%) SSL
18 172 (4.64%) BGP
19 169 (4.56%) SNMP
20 163 (4.40%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 616 (16.63%) SQL Server
2 200 (5.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 148 (3.99%) MySQL
4 121 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 98 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 39 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
7 37 (1.00%) Oracle Database
8 35 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
8 35 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
9 31 (0.84%) Relational Database
10 24 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 23 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
12 21 (0.57%) RDBMS
13 20 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (0.40%) Big Data
15 12 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
17 7 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
18 6 (0.16%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 39 (1.05%) Git (software)
2 31 (0.84%) Subversion
3 24 (0.65%) Jenkins
4 18 (0.49%) Maven
4 18 (0.49%) ProC
5 17 (0.46%) MSI
6 16 (0.43%) Visual Studio
6 16 (0.43%) JIRA
7 14 (0.38%) Hudson
8 8 (0.22%) Cucumber
8 8 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 8 (0.22%) JUnit
9 7 (0.19%) InstallShield
10 5 (0.13%) Ant
11 3 (0.081%) Toad
11 3 (0.081%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.081%) PHPUnit
11 3 (0.081%) Redmine
11 3 (0.081%) Behat
General
1 501 (13.52%) Finance
2 235 (6.34%) Telecoms
3 106 (2.86%) Back Office
4 93 (2.51%) Law
5 87 (2.35%) Banking
6 85 (2.29%) Retail
7 82 (2.21%) Legal
8 74 (2.00%) Manufacturing
9 56 (1.51%) Marketing
10 49 (1.32%) Advertising
11 43 (1.16%) Games
12 37 (1.00%) Financial Institution
13 31 (0.84%) Online Betting
14 27 (0.73%) Billing
15 15 (0.40%) French Language
15 15 (0.40%) Publishing
16 14 (0.38%) Local Government
17 13 (0.35%) Multimedia
18 10 (0.27%) Front Office
18 10 (0.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 677 (18.27%) Support Engineer
2 543 (14.66%) Analyst
3 456 (12.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 386 (10.42%) Administrator
5 334 (9.01%) Systems Administrator
6 297 (8.02%) Network Engineer
7 271 (7.31%) IT Support
8 257 (6.94%) Support Analyst
9 235 (6.34%) 2nd Line Support
10 198 (5.34%) 3rd Line Support
11 175 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
12 174 (4.70%) Desktop Support
13 150 (4.05%) Technical Support
14 132 (3.56%) Consultant
15 123 (3.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 121 (3.27%) IT Support Engineer
17 112 (3.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 110 (2.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
19 103 (2.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
20 94 (2.54%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (2.51%) Web Services
2 70 (1.89%) .NET
3 65 (1.75%) 802.1X
4 41 (1.11%) LAMP
5 31 (0.84%) Software Packaging
6 24 (0.65%) COM
7 20 (0.54%) ISPF
8 16 (0.43%) Memcached
9 15 (0.40%) Application Packaging
10 13 (0.35%) HTML
10 13 (0.35%) Servlets
11 12 (0.32%) XML
12 11 (0.30%) CSS
13 10 (0.27%) ActiveMQ
14 9 (0.24%) RabbitMQ
15 8 (0.22%) ASP.NET
15 8 (0.22%) J2EE
15 8 (0.22%) WebSphere MQ
16 7 (0.19%) Middleware
16 7 (0.19%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 309 (8.34%) Analytical Skills
2 281 (7.58%) Data Centre
3 254 (6.86%) Blackberry
4 234 (6.32%) Clustering
5 125 (3.37%) Management Information System
6 113 (3.05%) Replication
7 101 (2.73%) Computer Science
8 80 (2.16%) Video Conferencing
9 57 (1.54%) EqualLogic
10 55 (1.48%) iPhone
11 51 (1.38%) Hedge funds
11 51 (1.38%) EMC VNX
12 50 (1.35%) Client/Server
13 47 (1.27%) Mathematics
14 45 (1.21%) iPad
14 45 (1.21%) Hybrid Cloud
15 40 (1.08%) Fat Client
15 40 (1.08%) Thin Client
16 35 (0.94%) HP Storage
17 34 (0.92%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2883 (77.81%) Windows
2 1554 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1140 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 817 (22.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 783 (21.13%) Windows 7
6 765 (20.65%) Linux
7 388 (10.47%) Windows 8
8 328 (8.85%) Windows XP
9 162 (4.37%) UNIX
10 149 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 128 (3.45%) CentOS
12 113 (3.05%) Mac OS X
13 89 (2.40%) Android
14 72 (1.94%) Windows Vista
15 51 (1.38%) Mac OS
16 49 (1.32%) Windows 2000
17 47 (1.27%) Apple iOS
18 44 (1.19%) Ubuntu
19 37 (1.00%) Solaris
20 35 (0.94%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 976 (26.34%) ITIL
2 264 (7.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 224 (6.05%) Project Management
4 201 (5.43%) Service Delivery
5 187 (5.05%) Load Balancing
6 186 (5.02%) Migration
7 174 (4.70%) Change Management
8 171 (4.62%) Mentoring
9 151 (4.08%) Network Management
10 142 (3.83%) Root Cause Analysis
11 138 (3.72%) Configuration Management
12 132 (3.56%) Network Monitoring
13 106 (2.86%) Business Continuity
14 105 (2.83%) Time Management
15 103 (2.78%) Service Management
16 100 (2.70%) E-Commerce
17 97 (2.62%) Kalman Filter
18 92 (2.48%) Agile Software Development
19 89 (2.40%) Information Security
19 89 (2.40%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 586 (15.82%) SQL
2 419 (11.31%) PowerShell
3 126 (3.40%) Bash Shell
4 86 (2.32%) Perl
4 86 (2.32%) VBScript
4 86 (2.32%) Python
5 83 (2.24%) Java
6 76 (2.05%) PHP
7 53 (1.43%) VB
8 48 (1.30%) Ruby
9 46 (1.24%) C
10 41 (1.11%) C#
11 37 (1.00%) JavaScript
12 28 (0.76%) Shell Script
13 15 (0.40%) VBA
13 15 (0.40%) T-SQL
14 10 (0.27%) C++
15 7 (0.19%) Embedded C
15 7 (0.19%) R
16 6 (0.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 704 (19.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 696 (18.79%) Cisco Certification
3 496 (13.39%) CCNA
4 480 (12.96%) MCSE
5 333 (8.99%) CCNP
6 329 (8.88%) Degree
7 302 (8.15%) MCSA
8 250 (6.75%) Security Cleared
9 248 (6.69%) MCITP
10 236 (6.37%) MCP
11 196 (5.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 104 (2.81%) SC Cleared
13 97 (2.62%) MCTS
14 92 (2.48%) CCIE
15 77 (2.08%) DV Cleared
16 73 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
17 63 (1.70%) Citrix Certification
18 53 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 52 (1.40%) CISSP
20 47 (1.27%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 467 (12.60%) SLA
2 46 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 41 (1.11%) QA
4 20 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.35%) COBIT
6 12 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (0.32%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.081%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.054%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.027%) JTAG
9 1 (0.027%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.027%) HL7
9 1 (0.027%) DICOM
System Software
1 2406 (64.94%) Active Directory
2 1280 (34.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 650 (17.54%) Hyper-V
4 484 (13.06%) vSphere
5 380 (10.26%) XenApp
6 297 (8.02%) VMware ESX
7 229 (6.18%) VMware ESXi
8 153 (4.13%) XenDesktop
9 145 (3.91%) Terminal Services
10 109 (2.94%) XenServer
11 74 (2.00%) NFS
12 68 (1.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 63 (1.70%) Firmware
14 60 (1.62%) Microsoft App-V
15 49 (1.32%) vCloud
16 45 (1.21%) Terminal Server
17 42 (1.13%) VMware Workstation
18 40 (1.08%) Xen
19 39 (1.05%) ISA Server
20 37 (1.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 541 (14.60%) SCCM
2 331 (8.93%) SCOM
3 255 (6.88%) WSUS
4 246 (6.64%) Backup Exec
5 112 (3.02%) NetBackup
6 108 (2.91%) Puppet
7 90 (2.43%) Norton AntiVirus
8 65 (1.75%) HP SIM
9 62 (1.67%) Nagios
10 60 (1.62%) HP Data Protector
11 50 (1.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 45 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
13 36 (0.97%) EMC NetWorker
14 34 (0.92%) ZABBIX
15 33 (0.89%) SolarWinds Orion
16 31 (0.84%) CiscoWorks
17 27 (0.73%) ARCserve
17 27 (0.73%) SCVMM
18 26 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
18 26 (0.70%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2063 (55.68%) Microsoft
2 1823 (49.20%) VMware
3 1330 (35.90%) Cisco
4 931 (25.13%) Citrix
5 619 (16.71%) HP
6 299 (8.07%) Symantec
7 227 (6.13%) Dell
8 224 (6.05%) CheckPoint
9 207 (5.59%) NetApp
10 196 (5.29%) Apple
11 190 (5.13%) Red Hat
12 185 (4.99%) Juniper
13 167 (4.51%) SolarWinds
14 149 (4.02%) EMC
15 148 (3.99%) Oracle
16 132 (3.56%) Veeam
17 120 (3.24%) Avaya
18 106 (2.86%) Sophos
19 105 (2.83%) F5
20 93 (2.51%) IBM
City, London
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £21k - 26k per year + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 12 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: 17 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £34000 per annum + £ neg+bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare + Parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service
Salary: From £33,117 to £35,055 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago