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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 170 205 189
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -16
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 1901 1459 1710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.66% 1.37% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.23% 7.81% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1576 1238 1437
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 £24,875
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
20585 18684 21553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.92% 17.59% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16343 15095 17630
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 28 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 28 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 +42 1791 £37,500 -6.25% 192
London +17 734 £42,000 -11.57% 70
South East -7 419 £35,000 -6.66% 51
City of London +10 200 £45,000 -5.26% 23
East of England +47 166 £39,000 +20.00% 16
Berkshire +8 133 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Yorkshire +45 122 £39,000 +20.00% 17
South West +12 97 £26,500 -11.66% 10
North West +12 91 £33,000 -15.38% 10
West Yorkshire +24 89 £27,000 -15.62% 15
West Midlands +32 81 £31,500 -4.54% 11
Hampshire -16 74 £32,500 -7.14% 6
Surrey -26 71 £40,000 -5.88% 13
East Midlands +6 61 £37,500 - 7
Leeds +4 59 £42,500 +26.86% 9
Oxfordshire +27 58 £33,000 -5.71% 12
Hertfordshire +24 50 £45,000 +45.16% 1
Bracknell +31 42 £26,750 -21.32% 1
Manchester 0 41 £33,000 +1.53% 4
Bedfordshire +20 39 £30,000 -3.22% 7
East Sussex +8 39 £26,000 +40.54% 1
Scotland +3 39 £36,000 -11.10% 5
Brighton +4 37 £26,000 +40.54% 1
Cambridgeshire +29 36 £42,000 +47.36% 6
Abingdon +6 34 £33,000 -17.50% 5
Bristol 0 32 £27,500 -17.91% 4
Reading -23 32 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Cambridge +23 31 £42,000 +29.23% 3
West Sussex +12 31 £38,750 +15.67% 2
Wiltshire +12 29 £25,000 -0.53% 2

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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 3446 (92.14%) DNS
2 2961 (79.17%) Windows
3 2304 (61.60%) Active Directory
4 1941 (51.90%) Microsoft
5 1934 (51.71%) VMware
6 1685 (45.05%) TCP/IP
7 1556 (41.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 1530 (40.91%) MS Exchange
9 1255 (33.56%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1232 (32.94%) Firewall
11 1197 (32.01%) Cisco
12 1096 (29.30%) Windows Server 2003
13 1091 (29.17%) Citrix
14 962 (25.72%) MS Excel
15 923 (24.68%) LAN
16 919 (24.57%) VPN
17 916 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
18 902 (24.12%) Exchange Server 2010
19 892 (23.85%) Linux
20 890 (23.80%) ITIL
21 886 (23.69%) WAN
22 881 (23.56%) SAN
23 749 (20.03%) MS Office
24 745 (19.92%) Windows Server 2012
25 743 (19.87%) HP
26 725 (19.39%) Windows 7
27 699 (18.69%) SQL Server
28 635 (16.98%) SQL
29 606 (16.20%) MCSE
30 575 (15.37%) Finance

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 1530 (40.91%) MS Exchange
2 902 (24.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 519 (13.88%) IIS
4 485 (12.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 387 (10.35%) SharePoint
6 319 (8.53%) Exchange Server 2003
7 305 (8.16%) Lync
8 251 (6.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 248 (6.63%) Apache
10 180 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2013
11 170 (4.55%) Tomcat
12 93 (2.49%) SharePoint 2010
13 76 (2.03%) SharePoint 2013
14 52 (1.39%) Lotus Domino
15 49 (1.31%) SharePoint Server
16 45 (1.20%) CMS
17 34 (0.91%) IBM Notes
18 32 (0.86%) WebLogic
19 29 (0.78%) Office Communications Server
20 26 (0.70%) nginx
Applications
1 962 (25.72%) MS Excel
2 749 (20.03%) MS Office
3 24 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (0.61%) 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%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.027%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 31 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.29%) SAP Business One
3 11 (0.29%) Sage 1000
3 11 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.16%) Eikon
5 5 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.13%) RMDS
5 5 (0.13%) Sage 200
6 4 (0.11%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (0.080%) SunGard AvantGard
7 3 (0.080%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.080%) IntelliMatch
8 2 (0.053%) SalesLogix
8 2 (0.053%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.053%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.027%) SAP CCM
9 1 (0.027%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 218 (5.83%) Office 365
2 102 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 66 (1.76%) 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%) PaaS
12 7 (0.19%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.080%) Route 53
14 2 (0.053%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3446 (92.14%) DNS
2 1685 (45.05%) TCP/IP
3 1232 (32.94%) Firewall
4 923 (24.68%) LAN
5 919 (24.57%) VPN
6 886 (23.69%) WAN
7 881 (23.56%) SAN
8 385 (10.29%) Wireless
9 311 (8.32%) NAS
10 295 (7.89%) VLAN
11 284 (7.59%) VoIP
12 269 (7.19%) Internet
13 265 (7.09%) MPLS
14 227 (6.07%) Cisco ASA
15 214 (5.72%) SMTP
16 213 (5.70%) HTTP
17 211 (5.64%) SSL
18 188 (5.03%) LDAP
19 185 (4.95%) Network Security
20 175 (4.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 699 (18.69%) SQL Server
2 209 (5.59%) MySQL
3 176 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 131 (3.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 85 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
6 65 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 46 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 45 (1.20%) MongoDB
9 41 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
9 41 (1.10%) Oracle Database
10 38 (1.02%) NoSQL
11 37 (0.99%) EDRMS
12 34 (0.91%) Redis
13 31 (0.83%) IDOL
14 30 (0.80%) MariaDB
15 27 (0.72%) Relational Database
16 15 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
16 15 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
16 15 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
17 11 (0.29%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 51 (1.36%) JIRA
2 40 (1.07%) Jenkins
2 40 (1.07%) Subversion
3 29 (0.78%) Git (software)
4 20 (0.53%) Maven
5 14 (0.37%) Ant
6 10 (0.27%) 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%) Visual Studio
10 6 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (0.13%) FogBugz
12 4 (0.11%) PHPUnit
13 3 (0.080%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.080%) WebLOAD
13 3 (0.080%) Bugzilla
13 3 (0.080%) JUnit
13 3 (0.080%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 575 (15.37%) Finance
2 172 (4.60%) Telecoms
3 147 (3.93%) Retail
4 119 (3.18%) Law
5 100 (2.67%) Banking
6 56 (1.50%) Advertising
7 53 (1.42%) Marketing
7 53 (1.42%) Legal
8 49 (1.31%) Back Office
9 42 (1.12%) Games
10 41 (1.10%) French Language
11 40 (1.07%) Manufacturing
12 39 (1.04%) German Language
13 32 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
14 27 (0.72%) Italian Language
15 24 (0.64%) Investment Banking
16 19 (0.51%) Financial Institution
17 17 (0.45%) Online Betting
18 15 (0.40%) Publishing
19 12 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 678 (18.13%) Analyst
2 631 (16.87%) Support Engineer
3 364 (9.73%) Support Analyst
4 363 (9.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 346 (9.25%) Administrator
6 293 (7.83%) Systems Administrator
7 287 (7.67%) Network Engineer
8 285 (7.62%) Systems Engineer
9 261 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
10 257 (6.87%) IT Support
11 221 (5.91%) 2nd Line Support
12 174 (4.65%) Technical Support
13 159 (4.25%) Desktop Support
14 151 (4.04%) Server Engineer
15 130 (3.48%) Network Analyst
16 119 (3.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 119 (3.18%) Consultant
17 105 (2.81%) IT Support Engineer
18 104 (2.78%) Linux Administrator
18 104 (2.78%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (2.09%) .NET
2 76 (2.03%) Web Services
3 59 (1.58%) COM
4 53 (1.42%) HTML
5 41 (1.10%) LAMP
6 40 (1.07%) J2EE
7 32 (0.86%) CSS
8 29 (0.78%) RabbitMQ
8 29 (0.78%) MSMQ
9 25 (0.67%) Software Packaging
10 24 (0.64%) Application Packaging
11 22 (0.59%) XML
12 13 (0.35%) Middleware
13 12 (0.32%) Servlets
14 10 (0.27%) Java EE
15 9 (0.24%) JSON
16 8 (0.21%) HTML5
16 8 (0.21%) Ruby on Rails
17 7 (0.19%) jQuery
17 7 (0.19%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 406 (10.86%) Blackberry
2 246 (6.58%) Clustering
3 111 (2.97%) Computer Science
4 108 (2.89%) Management Information System
5 84 (2.25%) Replication
6 80 (2.14%) iPhone
7 79 (2.11%) Hedge funds
8 77 (2.06%) PKI
9 71 (1.90%) SecurID
10 69 (1.84%) CLARiiON
11 65 (1.74%) Statistics
12 57 (1.52%) Thin Client
12 57 (1.52%) Fat Client
13 54 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
14 52 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
15 43 (1.15%) Firmware
16 38 (1.02%) iPad
17 36 (0.96%) Open Source
18 30 (0.80%) EqualLogic
19 27 (0.72%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2961 (79.17%) Windows
2 1556 (41.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 1096 (29.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 892 (23.85%) Linux
5 745 (19.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 725 (19.39%) Windows 7
7 490 (13.10%) Windows XP
8 349 (9.33%) Windows 8
9 251 (6.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 251 (6.71%) UNIX
10 138 (3.69%) Android
11 127 (3.40%) Solaris
12 125 (3.34%) Windows Vista
13 115 (3.07%) Mac OS X
14 112 (2.99%) CentOS
15 63 (1.68%) Windows Phone
16 57 (1.52%) Debian
17 56 (1.50%) Mac OS
18 47 (1.26%) VMS
19 43 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 890 (23.80%) ITIL
2 254 (6.79%) Load Balancing
3 208 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 172 (4.60%) Service Delivery
5 166 (4.44%) Change Management
6 155 (4.14%) Migration
7 142 (3.80%) E-Commerce
8 138 (3.69%) Kalman Filter
9 131 (3.50%) Project Management
10 127 (3.40%) Service Management
11 114 (3.05%) ITIL V3
12 110 (2.94%) Incident Management
13 105 (2.81%) Network Monitoring
14 104 (2.78%) Problem Management
15 103 (2.75%) Configuration Management
16 102 (2.73%) Network Management
17 95 (2.54%) Time Management
18 87 (2.33%) DevOps
19 84 (2.25%) Network Design
20 80 (2.14%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 635 (16.98%) SQL
2 371 (9.92%) PowerShell
3 177 (4.73%) Perl
4 149 (3.98%) Bash Shell
5 137 (3.66%) Java
6 122 (3.26%) Python
7 83 (2.22%) PHP
8 75 (2.01%) Ruby
9 71 (1.90%) C
10 57 (1.52%) C#
10 57 (1.52%) Shell Script
11 46 (1.23%) VBScript
12 40 (1.07%) C++
13 38 (1.02%) VB
14 36 (0.96%) JavaScript
15 25 (0.67%) T-SQL
16 20 (0.53%) VB.NET
17 10 (0.27%) Bourne shell
18 5 (0.13%) PHP4
19 4 (0.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 916 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 606 (16.20%) MCSE
3 533 (14.25%) Cisco Certification
4 396 (10.59%) CCNA
5 383 (10.24%) MCSA
6 378 (10.11%) Degree
7 331 (8.85%) MCITP
8 251 (6.71%) Security Cleared
9 248 (6.63%) MCP
10 220 (5.88%) CCNP
11 174 (4.65%) SC Cleared
12 173 (4.63%) MCTS
13 170 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 120 (3.21%) DV Cleared
15 93 (2.49%) ITIL Certification
16 51 (1.36%) Citrix Certification
17 46 (1.23%) CCIE
18 43 (1.15%) CCA
19 34 (0.91%) CISSP
20 32 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 339 (9.06%) 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 19 (0.51%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.19%) COBIT
8 6 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 6 (0.16%) GAMP
8 6 (0.16%) GCP
8 6 (0.16%) GMP
9 2 (0.053%) BS7799
9 2 (0.053%) HL7
System Software
1 2304 (61.60%) Active Directory
2 1255 (33.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 575 (15.37%) Hyper-V
4 458 (12.25%) vSphere
5 391 (10.45%) XenApp
6 379 (10.13%) VMware ESX
7 223 (5.96%) VMware ESXi
8 184 (4.92%) XenDesktop
9 135 (3.61%) UAG
10 128 (3.42%) Terminal Services
11 94 (2.51%) NFS
12 91 (2.43%) ISA Server
13 81 (2.17%) 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
1 419 (11.20%) SCCM
2 329 (8.80%) Backup Exec
3 233 (6.23%) SCOM
4 229 (6.12%) WSUS
5 220 (5.88%) NetBackup
6 197 (5.27%) Norton AntiVirus
7 135 (3.61%) Puppet
8 80 (2.14%) EMC NetWorker
9 72 (1.93%) Nagios
9 72 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
10 68 (1.82%) HP SIM
11 61 (1.63%) McAfee ePO
12 40 (1.07%) SCVMM
13 34 (0.91%) ARCserve
14 32 (0.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 24 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 24 (0.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 22 (0.59%) Cacti
17 19 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
18 17 (0.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 1941 (51.90%) Microsoft
2 1934 (51.71%) VMware
3 1197 (32.01%) Cisco
4 1091 (29.17%) Citrix
5 743 (19.87%) HP
6 491 (13.13%) Symantec
7 309 (8.26%) Red Hat
8 294 (7.86%) NetApp
9 268 (7.17%) Juniper
9 268 (7.17%) Oracle
10 263 (7.03%) Dell
11 243 (6.50%) EMC
12 230 (6.15%) Apple
13 218 (5.83%) CheckPoint
14 166 (4.44%) Veritas
15 137 (3.66%) Avaya
16 131 (3.50%) F5
17 115 (3.07%) Veeam
18 107 (2.86%) Sophos
18 107 (2.86%) McAfee
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + training
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Exponential-e
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hamilton, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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RM Education
Salary: £16k - £18.5k per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: car + bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Frome, Somerset
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-26,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £24k - £28k per annum + £1k Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £15k - £18.5k per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: Yesterday