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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 233 176 222
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +46
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 1452 1938 1443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.43% 1.85% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.39% 10.23% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1228 1605 1265
Average salary £37,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
17299 18947 17812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.04% 18.12% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14393 15358 13976
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016 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 5 February 2016. 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 -70 1308 £37,000 -3.89% 258
London -68 510 £40,000 -5.88% 72
South East -45 329 £37,000 +2.77% 61
East of England -15 132 £31,750 -15.33% 15
North West -38 93 £28,000 -12.50% 22
Berkshire -10 91 £37,500 -6.25% 17
South West -41 87 £37,500 -0.66% 36
Surrey -13 82 £37,500 +3.44% 7
City of London -30 70 £40,000 -5.88% 15
Hertfordshire +13 69 £32,500 -27.77% 8
Scotland +23 67 £38,500 -4.93% 10
Hampshire +13 66 £37,000 +7.24% 18
West Midlands -11 66 £37,000 +15.62% 21
Yorkshire -67 58 £27,500 -33.73% 24
Glasgow +27 55 £38,500 -9.41% 6
Manchester -8 50 £28,000 -9.67% 9
West Yorkshire -23 50 £30,000 -16.66% 13
Leeds -22 42 £31,000 -13.88% 7
Reading +15 40 £37,000 -7.50% 9
Wales +15 40 £35,000 - 3
South Wales +12 40 £35,000 - 1
Kent +3 40 £35,000 - 6
Coventry +26 32 £45,000 +46.34% 9
Bristol +13 27 £32,500 -21.21% 17
Wiltshire -6 27 £37,000 -2.63% 4
Cheshire +5 26 £22,000 -31.25% 9
East Midlands -15 25 £25,000 -9.09% 6
Cambridgeshire -13 23 £28,961 -27.59% 3
Cardiff 0 21 £37,500 -1.31%
Buckinghamshire -19 21 £29,000 -19.44% 2

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2855 (95.64%) DNS
2 2288 (76.65%) Windows
3 2181 (73.07%) Active Directory
4 1625 (54.44%) Microsoft
5 1511 (50.62%) Windows Server
6 1473 (49.35%) VMware
7 1279 (42.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 1170 (39.20%) TCP/IP
9 1106 (37.05%) Cisco
10 1092 (36.58%) VMware Infrastructure
11 1082 (36.25%) Firewall
12 1016 (34.04%) MS Exchange
13 979 (32.80%) Windows Server 2012
14 736 (24.66%) LAN
15 713 (23.89%) ITIL
16 699 (23.42%) Linux
17 693 (23.22%) MS Excel
18 689 (23.08%) VPN
19 650 (21.78%) SAN
20 636 (21.31%) WAN
21 611 (20.47%) Windows 7
22 599 (20.07%) Hyper-V
23 583 (19.53%) Citrix
24 576 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
25 566 (18.96%) Exchange Server 2010
26 557 (18.66%) SQL Server
27 550 (18.43%) Cisco Certification
28 525 (17.59%) Windows Server 2003
29 491 (16.45%) HP
30 484 (16.21%) SQL

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1016 (34.04%) MS Exchange
2 566 (18.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 350 (11.73%) IIS
4 314 (10.52%) Lync
5 277 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 245 (8.21%) SharePoint
7 178 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2007
8 130 (4.36%) Exchange Server 2003
9 127 (4.25%) Apache
10 91 (3.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 71 (2.38%) Tomcat
12 29 (0.97%) WebSphere
13 25 (0.84%) nginx
14 23 (0.77%) Office Communications Server
14 23 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
15 22 (0.74%) JBoss
16 21 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
17 18 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2000
17 18 (0.60%) OpenStack
18 16 (0.54%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 693 (23.22%) MS Excel
2 479 (16.05%) MS Office
3 38 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 34 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.13%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.067%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.067%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.034%) HipChat
9 1 (0.034%) MS Project
9 1 (0.034%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 26 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
3 11 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.10%) Bankmaster
7 3 (0.10%) Infor SunSystems
7 3 (0.10%) Line 500
7 3 (0.10%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.067%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 2 (0.067%) MFGPRO
9 1 (0.034%) Documaker
9 1 (0.034%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.034%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.034%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 384 (12.86%) Office 365
2 162 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 112 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (1.24%) Mimecast
5 33 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 31 (1.04%) Google Apps
7 30 (1.01%) SaaS
8 28 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
9 26 (0.87%) IaaS
10 21 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
11 18 (0.60%) Yammer
12 17 (0.57%) Amazon S3
13 15 (0.50%) PaaS
14 13 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
15 11 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
16 8 (0.27%) Symantec.cloud
17 6 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
17 6 (0.20%) Dropbox
17 6 (0.20%) Google App Engine
18 3 (0.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 2855 (95.64%) DNS
2 1170 (39.20%) TCP/IP
3 1082 (36.25%) Firewall
4 736 (24.66%) LAN
5 689 (23.08%) VPN
6 650 (21.78%) SAN
7 636 (21.31%) WAN
8 323 (10.82%) VoIP
9 317 (10.62%) VLAN
10 263 (8.81%) Wireless
11 207 (6.93%) Internet
12 199 (6.67%) MPLS
13 197 (6.60%) Network Security
14 193 (6.47%) SSL
15 190 (6.37%) Cisco ASA
16 188 (6.30%) OSPF
17 181 (6.06%) NAS
18 166 (5.56%) BGP
18 166 (5.56%) iSCSI
19 144 (4.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 557 (18.66%) SQL Server
2 184 (6.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 123 (4.12%) MySQL
4 109 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 82 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 23 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (0.64%) Oracle Database
7 19 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
8 17 (0.57%) Relational Database
9 12 (0.40%) NoSQL
10 11 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
10 11 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
10 11 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (0.27%) MongoDB
12 7 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (0.23%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.13%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.10%) DB2
14 3 (0.10%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 40 (1.34%) Git (software)
2 37 (1.24%) Jenkins
3 36 (1.21%) JIRA
4 25 (0.84%) Subversion
5 17 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 15 (0.50%) Visual Studio
7 10 (0.34%) Vagrant
8 9 (0.30%) Hudson
9 6 (0.20%) git-flow
9 6 (0.20%) MSI
9 6 (0.20%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (0.17%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.13%) Maven
12 3 (0.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.10%) GDB
12 3 (0.10%) GitLab
12 3 (0.10%) ProC
12 3 (0.10%) Trac
12 3 (0.10%) WinDbg
General
1 363 (12.16%) Finance
2 211 (7.07%) Telecoms
3 78 (2.61%) Banking
4 70 (2.35%) Retail
5 65 (2.18%) Back Office
6 58 (1.94%) Manufacturing
7 41 (1.37%) Legal
8 40 (1.34%) Marketing
9 36 (1.21%) Law
10 29 (0.97%) Financial Institution
11 26 (0.87%) Advertising
12 19 (0.64%) Electronics
12 19 (0.64%) Games
13 17 (0.57%) Local Government
14 16 (0.54%) Publishing
15 12 (0.40%) Billing
16 10 (0.34%) Aerospace
17 9 (0.30%) French Language
18 7 (0.23%) Spanish Language
19 6 (0.20%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 569 (19.06%) Support Engineer
2 478 (16.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 432 (14.47%) Analyst
4 369 (12.36%) Administrator
5 324 (10.85%) Network Engineer
6 315 (10.55%) IT Engineer
6 315 (10.55%) IT Support
7 304 (10.18%) Systems Administrator
8 248 (8.31%) 2nd Line Support
9 212 (7.10%) Support Analyst
10 193 (6.47%) 3rd Line Support
11 182 (6.10%) IT Support Engineer
12 154 (5.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 148 (4.96%) Windows Engineer
14 141 (4.72%) Desktop Support
15 134 (4.49%) Technical Support
16 130 (4.36%) Systems Engineer
17 128 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 121 (4.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 111 (3.72%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (3.22%) LAMP
2 94 (3.15%) .NET
3 93 (3.12%) Web Services
4 45 (1.51%) 802.1X
5 21 (0.70%) SOAP
6 20 (0.67%) COM
7 18 (0.60%) LAPP Stack
7 18 (0.60%) XMPP
8 16 (0.54%) HTML
8 16 (0.54%) J2EE
9 13 (0.44%) CSS
10 12 (0.40%) Middleware
11 11 (0.37%) REST
12 10 (0.34%) .NET Framework
12 10 (0.34%) LEMP Stack
12 10 (0.34%) RabbitMQ
12 10 (0.34%) WAP
13 9 (0.30%) WebSphere MQ
13 9 (0.30%) XML
14 8 (0.27%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 274 (9.18%) Data Centre
2 243 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
3 213 (7.14%) Clustering
4 142 (4.76%) Replication
5 111 (3.72%) Blackberry
6 100 (3.35%) Management Information System
7 97 (3.25%) Driving Licence
8 82 (2.75%) Computer Science
9 66 (2.21%) Video Conferencing
10 64 (2.14%) PKI
11 62 (2.08%) EqualLogic
12 61 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
13 40 (1.34%) HP Storage
14 37 (1.24%) Client/Server
15 34 (1.14%) iPad
15 34 (1.14%) iPhone
16 30 (1.01%) Mathematics
17 29 (0.97%) User Experience
18 23 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
18 23 (0.77%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2288 (76.65%) Windows
2 1511 (50.62%) Windows Server
3 1279 (42.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 979 (32.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 699 (23.42%) Linux
6 611 (20.47%) Windows 7
7 525 (17.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 331 (11.09%) Windows 8
9 264 (8.84%) Windows XP
10 156 (5.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 152 (5.09%) Unix
12 88 (2.95%) Android
13 83 (2.78%) Windows 10
14 79 (2.65%) CentOS
15 71 (2.38%) Mac OS X
16 55 (1.84%) Windows Vista
17 40 (1.34%) Mac OS
17 40 (1.34%) Solaris
18 39 (1.31%) Apple iOS
19 38 (1.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 713 (23.89%) ITIL
2 226 (7.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 188 (6.30%) Load Balancing
4 160 (5.36%) Change Management
5 155 (5.19%) Service Delivery
6 152 (5.09%) Project Management
7 135 (4.52%) Migration
8 132 (4.42%) Root Cause Analysis
9 128 (4.29%) Time Management
10 121 (4.05%) Service Management
11 106 (3.55%) Mentoring
12 97 (3.25%) Network Management
13 96 (3.22%) High Availability
14 85 (2.85%) Agile Software Development
15 83 (2.78%) Incident Management
16 81 (2.71%) Configuration Management
17 79 (2.65%) Capacity Management
17 79 (2.65%) Capacity Planning
18 77 (2.58%) E-Commerce
19 67 (2.24%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 484 (16.21%) SQL
2 280 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 122 (4.09%) Bash Shell
4 116 (3.89%) Perl
5 103 (3.45%) Python
6 82 (2.75%) VBScript
7 72 (2.41%) C
8 63 (2.11%) PHP
9 54 (1.81%) Java
10 40 (1.34%) JavaScript
10 40 (1.34%) VB
11 34 (1.14%) Ruby
11 34 (1.14%) Shell Script
12 31 (1.04%) C#
13 25 (0.84%) AWK
13 25 (0.84%) sed
14 19 (0.64%) C++
15 18 (0.60%) VBA
16 17 (0.57%) T-SQL
17 12 (0.40%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 576 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 550 (18.43%) Cisco Certification
3 429 (14.37%) MCSE
4 366 (12.26%) CCNA
5 289 (9.68%) Degree
6 270 (9.05%) CCNP
7 243 (8.14%) MCSA
8 210 (7.04%) MCP
9 199 (6.67%) MCITP
10 151 (5.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 143 (4.79%) Security Cleared
12 88 (2.95%) MCTS
13 79 (2.65%) CCIE
14 60 (2.01%) SC Cleared
15 40 (1.34%) Citrix Certification
15 40 (1.34%) DBS Check
16 37 (1.24%) RHCE
17 36 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
18 35 (1.17%) CCA
19 33 (1.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 316 (10.59%) SLA
2 52 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (0.44%) PCI DSS
3 13 (0.44%) QA
4 8 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.23%) COBIT
6 5 (0.17%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.10%) BS7799
7 3 (0.10%) ISO15022
7 3 (0.10%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.034%) DICOM
8 1 (0.034%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.034%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.034%) ISO 14000
8 1 (0.034%) RMADS
System Software
1 2181 (73.07%) Active Directory
2 1092 (36.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 599 (20.07%) Hyper-V
4 330 (11.06%) vSphere
5 277 (9.28%) XenApp
6 172 (5.76%) VMware ESXi
7 165 (5.53%) VMware ESX
8 109 (3.65%) XenDesktop
9 104 (3.48%) Terminal Services
10 79 (2.65%) NFS
11 53 (1.78%) Xen
12 45 (1.51%) Microsoft App-V
13 40 (1.34%) Firmware
14 39 (1.31%) VMware Workstation
15 36 (1.21%) XenServer
16 34 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 29 (0.97%) DFS Replication
18 24 (0.80%) Squid
19 23 (0.77%) Forefront TMG
19 23 (0.77%) Samba
Systems Management
1 383 (12.83%) SCCM
2 233 (7.81%) SCOM
3 204 (6.83%) WSUS
4 201 (6.73%) Backup Exec
5 81 (2.71%) Puppet
6 73 (2.45%) NetBackup
7 62 (2.08%) HP Data Protector
8 54 (1.81%) McAfee ePO
9 53 (1.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 48 (1.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 45 (1.51%) Norton AntiVirus
12 41 (1.37%) HP SIM
13 33 (1.11%) ZABBIX
14 32 (1.07%) vMotion
15 27 (0.90%) Nagios
15 27 (0.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 25 (0.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 25 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
16 25 (0.84%) SCDPM
17 24 (0.80%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1625 (54.44%) Microsoft
2 1473 (49.35%) VMware
3 1106 (37.05%) Cisco
4 583 (19.53%) Citrix
5 491 (16.45%) HP
6 267 (8.94%) Dell
7 218 (7.30%) Symantec
8 190 (6.37%) CheckPoint
9 170 (5.70%) NetApp
10 161 (5.39%) Apple
11 148 (4.96%) Red Hat
12 145 (4.86%) Veeam
13 138 (4.62%) Oracle
14 135 (4.52%) F5
15 119 (3.99%) Avaya
16 118 (3.95%) EMC
16 118 (3.95%) Juniper
17 107 (3.58%) IBM
18 104 (3.48%) McAfee
19 71 (2.38%) SolarWinds
Hertfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£85,000 plus Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £76000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £53000 - £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bexley, Kent
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Bens Pack
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 per annum + £6500
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: package (Dependent on experience)
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30158.00 - £41218.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago