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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 188 183 195
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 1864 1899 1622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.70% 1.62% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.10% 9.19% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1536 1641 1376
Average salary £36,349 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%

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
18452 20653 19920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.82% 17.62% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15179 16517 16009
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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 29 July 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 July 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 -12 1726 £37,000 -1.33% 215
London -35 574 £40,000 -9.09% 67
South East +6 455 £37,500 -1.31% 56
East of England +26 205 £35,500 -11.25% 18
North West +53 136 £30,000 -7.69% 27
South West -3 121 £37,000 +27.58% 7
Surrey +42 118 £37,500 -21.05% 12
City of London -21 117 £45,000 -5.26% 12
Yorkshire +7 111 £31,000 -27.05% 18
Hampshire +29 99 £35,500 +1.42% 11
Hertfordshire +39 93 £35,000 -17.64% 8
Berkshire -33 91 £41,250 -2.94% 11
West Midlands -18 82 £32,500 +3.17% 14
Manchester +37 75 £29,000 -14.70% 13
West Yorkshire +8 68 £31,239 -26.49% 11
Wiltshire +37 64 £39,000 +47.16% 1
Wales +36 61 £37,750 +0.66% 7
Leeds +23 57 £32,500 -35.00% 11
South Wales +34 56 £37,750 +0.66% 7
Essex +16 49 £37,250 +16.40% 1
Cheshire +21 48 £34,000 +16.23% 7
Cardiff +20 48 £39,000 +0.64% 5
West Sussex +9 46 £42,500 +34.92% 8
Buckinghamshire +16 40 £43,750 -7.89% 7
Reading +6 38 £50,000 +25.00% 5
East Midlands -8 38 £35,000 -7.89% 5
Scotland +16 36 £33,750 +7.14% 3
Swindon +28 32 £37,500 +41.50%
Crawley +10 31 £44,500 +41.26% 2
Oxfordshire -11 31 £28,000 -15.15% 2

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3455 (92.88%) DNS
2 2909 (78.20%) Windows
3 2427 (65.24%) Active Directory
4 2063 (55.46%) Microsoft
5 1888 (50.75%) VMware
6 1555 (41.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 1521 (40.89%) TCP/IP
8 1450 (38.98%) MS Exchange
9 1333 (35.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1315 (35.35%) Cisco
11 1270 (34.14%) Firewall
12 1118 (30.05%) Windows Server 2012
13 995 (26.75%) Citrix
14 931 (25.03%) MS Excel
15 925 (24.87%) ITIL
16 920 (24.73%) LAN
17 885 (23.79%) SAN
18 863 (23.20%) Exchange Server 2010
19 862 (23.17%) Windows Server 2003
20 844 (22.69%) WAN
21 799 (21.48%) VPN
22 756 (20.32%) Linux
23 748 (20.11%) Windows 7
24 701 (18.84%) Microsoft Certification
25 689 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
26 673 (18.09%) HP
27 672 (18.06%) SQL Server
28 642 (17.26%) Hyper-V
29 622 (16.72%) MS Office
30 583 (15.67%) SQL

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1450 (38.98%) MS Exchange
2 863 (23.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 405 (10.89%) IIS
4 371 (9.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 359 (9.65%) SharePoint
6 356 (9.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 293 (7.88%) Lync
8 221 (5.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 209 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2003
10 187 (5.03%) Apache
11 88 (2.37%) Tomcat
12 64 (1.72%) nginx
13 47 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
14 42 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
15 41 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
16 32 (0.86%) WebSphere
17 26 (0.70%) IBM Notes
18 22 (0.59%) JBoss
19 20 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
20 19 (0.51%) CMS
Applications
1 931 (25.03%) MS Excel
2 622 (16.72%) MS Office
3 43 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 33 (0.89%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.13%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.081%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.081%) ProjectWise
6 3 (0.081%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.054%) MS Project
8 1 (0.027%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.027%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.027%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.027%) InDesign
8 1 (0.027%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 24 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
2 11 (0.30%) SAP Business One
2 11 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.13%) Magento
3 5 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.13%) Infor CRM
3 5 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
3 5 (0.13%) Tridion
4 3 (0.081%) Primavera
4 3 (0.081%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.054%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.054%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.054%) HiPortfolio
5 2 (0.054%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.027%) Bankmaster
6 1 (0.027%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.027%) RMDS
6 1 (0.027%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 333 (8.95%) Office 365
2 122 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
3 99 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 59 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
5 37 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
6 27 (0.73%) PaaS
7 23 (0.62%) SaaS
8 21 (0.56%) Route 53
9 20 (0.54%) Amazon S3
10 19 (0.51%) IaaS
11 11 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
11 11 (0.30%) Mimecast
12 10 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 8 (0.22%) Amazon Glacier
13 8 (0.22%) Symantec.cloud
14 7 (0.19%) Google Apps
14 7 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
15 5 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
16 2 (0.054%) Yammer
16 2 (0.054%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 3455 (92.88%) DNS
2 1521 (40.89%) TCP/IP
3 1270 (34.14%) Firewall
4 920 (24.73%) LAN
5 885 (23.79%) SAN
6 844 (22.69%) WAN
7 799 (21.48%) VPN
8 415 (11.16%) VoIP
9 375 (10.08%) VLAN
10 333 (8.95%) Wireless
11 282 (7.58%) Cisco ASA
12 277 (7.45%) Internet
13 258 (6.94%) NAS
14 256 (6.88%) Network Security
15 201 (5.40%) MPLS
16 171 (4.60%) OSPF
17 168 (4.52%) SNMP
18 165 (4.44%) LDAP
19 156 (4.19%) SSL
20 154 (4.14%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 672 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 210 (5.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 144 (3.87%) MySQL
4 107 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 105 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 43 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
7 41 (1.10%) Oracle Database
8 40 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
9 36 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
10 29 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
11 28 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 26 (0.70%) Relational Database
13 23 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
14 16 (0.43%) Big Data
15 15 (0.40%) RDBMS
16 13 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 9 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
19 8 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
20 6 (0.16%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 32 (0.86%) Git (software)
2 24 (0.65%) Subversion
3 20 (0.54%) MSI
4 19 (0.51%) Jenkins
5 15 (0.40%) Maven
6 14 (0.38%) ProC
7 13 (0.35%) Hudson
8 10 (0.27%) Behat
8 10 (0.27%) PHPUnit
9 9 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (0.22%) JIRA
10 8 (0.22%) JUnit
10 8 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 8 (0.22%) Cucumber
11 7 (0.19%) Visual Studio
11 7 (0.19%) InstallShield
12 4 (0.11%) Ant
13 3 (0.081%) Bugzilla
13 3 (0.081%) Toad
13 3 (0.081%) Mercurial
General
1 532 (14.30%) Finance
2 221 (5.94%) Telecoms
3 109 (2.93%) Law
4 97 (2.61%) Back Office
5 86 (2.31%) Legal
5 86 (2.31%) Banking
6 81 (2.18%) Retail
7 71 (1.91%) Manufacturing
8 51 (1.37%) Advertising
9 48 (1.29%) Games
10 45 (1.21%) Marketing
11 35 (0.94%) Online Betting
12 30 (0.81%) Billing
12 30 (0.81%) Financial Institution
13 18 (0.48%) French Language
14 14 (0.38%) Publishing
15 13 (0.35%) Local Government
16 12 (0.32%) Spanish Language
17 11 (0.30%) Investment Banking
18 10 (0.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 643 (17.28%) Support Engineer
2 525 (14.11%) Analyst
3 486 (13.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 370 (9.95%) Administrator
5 323 (8.68%) Systems Administrator
6 294 (7.90%) Network Engineer
7 265 (7.12%) IT Support
8 256 (6.88%) Support Analyst
9 231 (6.21%) 2nd Line Support
10 220 (5.91%) 3rd Line Support
11 182 (4.89%) Systems Engineer
12 158 (4.25%) Desktop Support
13 148 (3.98%) Technical Support
14 144 (3.87%) Consultant
15 123 (3.31%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 119 (3.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
17 111 (2.98%) IT Support Engineer
18 107 (2.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 102 (2.74%) Infrastructure Analyst
20 93 (2.50%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (2.85%) Web Services
2 65 (1.75%) .NET
3 47 (1.26%) 802.1X
4 39 (1.05%) Software Packaging
5 38 (1.02%) LAMP
6 27 (0.73%) ISPF
7 19 (0.51%) Memcached
7 19 (0.51%) HTML
8 18 (0.48%) COM
8 18 (0.48%) CSS
9 16 (0.43%) XML
9 16 (0.43%) Application Packaging
10 15 (0.40%) Servlets
11 12 (0.32%) REST
12 11 (0.30%) jQuery
13 10 (0.27%) ActiveMQ
14 9 (0.24%) MAPI
14 9 (0.24%) J2EE
15 8 (0.22%) ASP.NET
15 8 (0.22%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 315 (8.47%) Data Centre
2 304 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
3 269 (7.23%) Blackberry
4 248 (6.67%) Clustering
5 134 (3.60%) Management Information System
6 109 (2.93%) Replication
7 103 (2.77%) Computer Science
8 73 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
9 71 (1.91%) Fat Client
9 71 (1.91%) Thin Client
10 67 (1.80%) iPhone
11 61 (1.64%) EqualLogic
11 61 (1.64%) Client/Server
12 54 (1.45%) EMC VNX
13 48 (1.29%) iPad
14 47 (1.26%) Hedge funds
15 41 (1.10%) Mathematics
16 37 (0.99%) HP Storage
17 36 (0.97%) CMDB
17 36 (0.97%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2909 (78.20%) Windows
2 1555 (41.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 1118 (30.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 862 (23.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 756 (20.32%) Linux
6 748 (20.11%) Windows 7
7 404 (10.86%) Windows 8
8 354 (9.52%) Windows XP
9 178 (4.78%) UNIX
10 157 (4.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 120 (3.23%) CentOS
12 117 (3.15%) Mac OS X
13 86 (2.31%) Android
14 84 (2.26%) Windows Vista
15 60 (1.61%) Windows 2000
16 56 (1.51%) Mac OS
17 51 (1.37%) Ubuntu
18 47 (1.26%) Apple iOS
19 43 (1.16%) Solaris
20 33 (0.89%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 925 (24.87%) ITIL
2 283 (7.61%) Disaster Recovery
3 236 (6.34%) Service Delivery
4 221 (5.94%) Project Management
5 205 (5.51%) Migration
6 188 (5.05%) Mentoring
7 182 (4.89%) Load Balancing
8 169 (4.54%) Change Management
9 147 (3.95%) Configuration Management
10 145 (3.90%) Network Monitoring
11 141 (3.79%) Network Management
12 121 (3.25%) Business Continuity
13 114 (3.06%) Root Cause Analysis
14 113 (3.04%) Time Management
15 106 (2.85%) Patch Management
16 100 (2.69%) Service Management
17 96 (2.58%) Kalman Filter
18 94 (2.53%) E-Commerce
19 91 (2.45%) Information Security
20 89 (2.39%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 583 (15.67%) SQL
2 429 (11.53%) PowerShell
3 119 (3.20%) Bash Shell
4 100 (2.69%) Python
5 95 (2.55%) Perl
6 94 (2.53%) Java
7 85 (2.28%) VBScript
8 79 (2.12%) PHP
9 57 (1.53%) VB
10 47 (1.26%) Ruby
11 46 (1.24%) C
12 43 (1.16%) JavaScript
13 40 (1.08%) C#
14 23 (0.62%) Shell Script
15 20 (0.54%) T-SQL
16 17 (0.46%) C++
17 14 (0.38%) VBA
18 9 (0.24%) Embedded C
18 9 (0.24%) PL/SQL
19 6 (0.16%) VC++
Qualifications
1 701 (18.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 689 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
3 494 (13.28%) MCSE
4 486 (13.06%) CCNA
5 335 (9.01%) Degree
6 326 (8.76%) CCNP
7 291 (7.82%) MCSA
8 257 (6.91%) Security Cleared
9 248 (6.67%) MCP
10 245 (6.59%) MCITP
11 198 (5.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 118 (3.17%) SC Cleared
13 108 (2.90%) MCTS
14 91 (2.45%) DV Cleared
15 89 (2.39%) CCIE
16 78 (2.10%) Citrix Certification
17 65 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
18 61 (1.64%) CCA
19 59 (1.59%) CISSP
20 57 (1.53%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 466 (12.53%) SLA
2 48 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 44 (1.18%) QA
4 24 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 18 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 16 (0.43%) COBIT
7 14 (0.38%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.081%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.081%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 2 (0.054%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.054%) HL7
9 2 (0.054%) DICOM
10 1 (0.027%) JTAG
System Software
1 2427 (65.24%) Active Directory
2 1333 (35.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 642 (17.26%) Hyper-V
4 508 (13.66%) vSphere
5 415 (11.16%) XenApp
6 291 (7.82%) VMware ESX
7 230 (6.18%) VMware ESXi
8 180 (4.84%) XenDesktop
9 153 (4.11%) Terminal Services
10 129 (3.47%) XenServer
11 83 (2.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 75 (2.02%) NFS
13 72 (1.94%) Microsoft App-V
14 54 (1.45%) vCloud
15 53 (1.42%) Firmware
16 45 (1.21%) VMware Workstation
17 44 (1.18%) Terminal Server
18 39 (1.05%) Xen
18 39 (1.05%) UAG
19 38 (1.02%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 550 (14.78%) SCCM
2 316 (8.49%) SCOM
3 254 (6.83%) WSUS
4 246 (6.61%) Backup Exec
5 121 (3.25%) NetBackup
6 109 (2.93%) Puppet
7 88 (2.37%) Norton AntiVirus
8 67 (1.80%) Nagios
9 63 (1.69%) HP SIM
10 52 (1.40%) HP Data Protector
11 49 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
12 47 (1.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 41 (1.10%) EMC NetWorker
14 31 (0.83%) ZABBIX
15 30 (0.81%) CiscoWorks
16 29 (0.78%) SCVMM
17 26 (0.70%) ARCserve
17 26 (0.70%) Cacti
17 26 (0.70%) SolarWinds Orion
18 23 (0.62%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 2063 (55.46%) Microsoft
2 1888 (50.75%) VMware
3 1315 (35.35%) Cisco
4 995 (26.75%) Citrix
5 673 (18.09%) HP
6 314 (8.44%) Symantec
7 234 (6.29%) Dell
8 230 (6.18%) NetApp
8 230 (6.18%) CheckPoint
9 228 (6.13%) Juniper
10 199 (5.35%) Apple
11 192 (5.16%) Red Hat
12 171 (4.60%) SolarWinds
13 160 (4.30%) EMC
13 160 (4.30%) Oracle
14 118 (3.17%) Sophos
14 118 (3.17%) Veeam
15 108 (2.90%) Avaya
16 105 (2.82%) F5
17 94 (2.53%) IBM
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
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Salary: £43,000 - 48,000 (inc. bonus) + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + exciting company
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
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Informatiq Consulting
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 8 hours ago
Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
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Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + London Weighting & Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
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Harrington Starr
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits package
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