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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 177 217 191
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -26
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 1843 1394 1745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.64% 1.31% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.06% 7.51% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1481 1174 1490
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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
20333 18564 22220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.05% 17.39% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16090 15077 18216
Average salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +46 1750 £37,500 -6.25% 208
London +38 744 £42,000 -11.57% 76
South East +12 393 £35,000 -12.50% 50
City of London +28 223 £45,000 -10.00% 22
East of England +42 146 £39,000 +20.00% 11
Berkshire +14 125 £50,000 +17.64% 11
Yorkshire +42 119 £30,000 -6.97% 18
South West +19 104 £26,500 -7.01% 19
West Yorkshire +23 83 £25,500 -23.30% 9
North West +8 83 £33,000 +1.53% 12
Surrey -12 75 £37,500 -21.05% 16
East Midlands +27 73 £37,500 - 9
West Midlands +16 71 £31,500 -8.69% 12
Hampshire -12 62 £35,000 - 4
Leeds +1 53 £26,000 -21.21% 8
Oxfordshire +17 48 £33,000 -5.71% 4
Bracknell +35 46 £26,000 -26.24% 1
Hertfordshire +26 44 £45,000 +45.16% 2
East Sussex +6 42 £26,500 +43.24% 2
Brighton +12 40 £26,500 +43.24% 2
Bedfordshire +14 39 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Manchester +6 39 £33,000 +15.78% 5
Wiltshire +24 34 £25,000 -10.71% 3
Scotland -7 34 £36,000 -4.00% 8
Nottinghamshire +17 32 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Nottingham +22 31 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Bristol +9 31 £27,500 - 3
West Sussex +11 27 £41,000 +22.38% 4
Cambridgeshire +12 26 £41,000 +26.15% 5
Cheshire +5 25 £26,000 -55.55% 3

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 3457 (91.80%) DNS
2 2994 (79.50%) Windows
3 2345 (62.27%) Active Directory
4 1974 (52.42%) VMware
5 1938 (51.46%) Microsoft
6 1679 (44.58%) TCP/IP
7 1564 (41.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 1514 (40.20%) MS Exchange
9 1291 (34.28%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1231 (32.69%) Firewall
11 1224 (32.50%) Cisco
12 1135 (30.14%) Citrix
13 1109 (29.45%) Windows Server 2003
14 961 (25.52%) MS Excel
15 916 (24.32%) LAN
16 913 (24.24%) VPN
17 911 (24.19%) WAN
18 906 (24.06%) ITIL
19 899 (23.87%) Linux
20 891 (23.66%) Microsoft Certification
21 880 (23.37%) SAN
22 879 (23.34%) Exchange Server 2010
23 777 (20.63%) Windows Server 2012
24 746 (19.81%) Windows 7
25 739 (19.62%) MS Office
26 734 (19.49%) HP
27 713 (18.93%) SQL Server
28 649 (17.23%) SQL
29 591 (15.69%) MCSE
30 579 (15.37%) Finance

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 1514 (40.20%) MS Exchange
2 879 (23.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 552 (14.66%) IIS
4 483 (12.83%) Exchange Server 2007
5 364 (9.67%) SharePoint
6 314 (8.34%) Exchange Server 2003
7 287 (7.62%) Lync
8 263 (6.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 255 (6.77%) Apache
10 189 (5.02%) Exchange Server 2013
11 165 (4.38%) Tomcat
12 101 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
13 67 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
14 50 (1.33%) Lotus Domino
15 48 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
16 47 (1.25%) CMS
17 34 (0.90%) IBM Notes
18 28 (0.74%) WebLogic
19 25 (0.66%) nginx
20 21 (0.56%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 961 (25.52%) MS Excel
2 739 (19.62%) MS Office
3 23 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.32%) MS Project
6 6 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.13%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.080%) Maya
8 3 (0.080%) 3ds Max
8 3 (0.080%) Final Cut Pro
9 2 (0.053%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 30 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.29%) SAP Business One
4 10 (0.27%) Sage 1000
5 7 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.19%) Eikon
6 5 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.11%) Sage 200
7 4 (0.11%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (0.080%) IntelliMatch
8 3 (0.080%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.080%) RMDS
9 2 (0.053%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.053%) Cognos Controller
9 2 (0.053%) Sage 50
9 2 (0.053%) SalesLogix
9 2 (0.053%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.027%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 198 (5.26%) Office 365
2 106 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 65 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
4 64 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
5 29 (0.77%) SaaS
6 20 (0.53%) Google Apps
6 20 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
6 20 (0.53%) Basecamp
7 18 (0.48%) IaaS
8 10 (0.27%) Google App Engine
9 9 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
10 7 (0.19%) PaaS
11 5 (0.13%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.053%) Taleo
13 1 (0.027%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3457 (91.80%) DNS
2 1679 (44.58%) TCP/IP
3 1231 (32.69%) Firewall
4 916 (24.32%) LAN
5 913 (24.24%) VPN
6 911 (24.19%) WAN
7 880 (23.37%) SAN
8 381 (10.12%) Wireless
9 318 (8.44%) VLAN
10 289 (7.67%) NAS
11 287 (7.62%) VoIP
12 271 (7.20%) Internet
13 255 (6.77%) Cisco ASA
14 253 (6.72%) MPLS
15 216 (5.74%) HTTP
16 207 (5.50%) SSL
17 204 (5.42%) SMTP
18 197 (5.23%) Network Security
19 195 (5.18%) LDAP
20 175 (4.65%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 713 (18.93%) SQL Server
2 204 (5.42%) MySQL
3 173 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 132 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 80 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
6 65 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 48 (1.27%) MongoDB
7 48 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
8 47 (1.25%) EDRMS
9 43 (1.14%) IDOL
9 43 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 41 (1.09%) Oracle Database
11 39 (1.04%) NoSQL
12 35 (0.93%) Redis
13 31 (0.82%) MariaDB
14 23 (0.61%) Relational Database
15 15 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
15 15 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
16 14 (0.37%) MS Access
17 12 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 43 (1.14%) JIRA
2 41 (1.09%) Jenkins
3 34 (0.90%) Subversion
4 29 (0.77%) Git (software)
5 18 (0.48%) Maven
6 13 (0.35%) Selenium
6 13 (0.35%) AdminStudio
7 12 (0.32%) Ant
8 9 (0.24%) FogBugz
9 7 (0.19%) MSI
9 7 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
10 6 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (0.13%) Visual Studio
12 4 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (0.11%) Serena SBM
12 4 (0.11%) PHPUnit
13 3 (0.080%) Bugzilla
13 3 (0.080%) JUnit
13 3 (0.080%) TeamCity
General
1 579 (15.37%) Finance
2 175 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 159 (4.22%) Retail
4 124 (3.29%) Law
5 113 (3.00%) Banking
6 61 (1.62%) Advertising
7 55 (1.46%) Legal
8 52 (1.38%) Marketing
9 51 (1.35%) Back Office
10 41 (1.09%) Games
11 37 (0.98%) Manufacturing
12 35 (0.93%) French Language
13 32 (0.85%) German Language
14 29 (0.77%) Investment Banking
15 26 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
16 23 (0.61%) Italian Language
17 18 (0.48%) Financial Institution
17 18 (0.48%) Electronics
18 17 (0.45%) Publishing
19 15 (0.40%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 687 (18.24%) Analyst
2 648 (17.21%) Support Engineer
3 373 (9.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 367 (9.75%) Support Analyst
5 342 (9.08%) Administrator
6 298 (7.91%) Network Engineer
7 292 (7.75%) Systems Administrator
8 268 (7.12%) Systems Engineer
9 261 (6.93%) 3rd Line Support
10 249 (6.61%) IT Support
11 221 (5.87%) 2nd Line Support
12 172 (4.57%) Technical Support
13 170 (4.51%) Desktop Support
14 162 (4.30%) Server Engineer
15 125 (3.32%) Network Analyst
16 120 (3.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 115 (3.05%) Consultant
18 108 (2.87%) IT Support Engineer
19 106 (2.81%) Team Leader
20 101 (2.68%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (2.04%) Web Services
2 75 (1.99%) .NET
3 58 (1.54%) COM
4 45 (1.19%) HTML
5 41 (1.09%) LAMP
6 36 (0.96%) J2EE
7 33 (0.88%) CSS
8 30 (0.80%) MSMQ
8 30 (0.80%) RabbitMQ
9 29 (0.77%) Application Packaging
10 20 (0.53%) Software Packaging
10 20 (0.53%) XML
11 13 (0.35%) Middleware
12 11 (0.29%) Servlets
13 10 (0.27%) Java EE
14 9 (0.24%) SAML
14 9 (0.24%) Ruby on Rails
15 7 (0.19%) WSH
15 7 (0.19%) JSON
16 6 (0.16%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 404 (10.73%) Blackberry
2 309 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 260 (6.90%) Clustering
4 113 (3.00%) Management Information System
5 109 (2.89%) Computer Science
6 86 (2.28%) iPhone
7 80 (2.12%) Hedge funds
8 76 (2.02%) Replication
9 71 (1.89%) PKI
9 71 (1.89%) Statistics
10 70 (1.86%) CLARiiON
11 65 (1.73%) SecurID
11 65 (1.73%) Thin Client
11 65 (1.73%) Fat Client
12 57 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
13 48 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
14 40 (1.06%) iPad
15 38 (1.01%) Firmware
16 37 (0.98%) Open Source
17 33 (0.88%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 2994 (79.50%) Windows
2 1564 (41.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 1109 (29.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 899 (23.87%) Linux
5 777 (20.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 746 (19.81%) Windows 7
7 501 (13.30%) Windows XP
8 371 (9.85%) Windows 8
9 262 (6.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 234 (6.21%) UNIX
11 136 (3.61%) Android
12 128 (3.40%) Windows Vista
13 123 (3.27%) Mac OS X
14 117 (3.11%) Solaris
15 116 (3.08%) CentOS
16 60 (1.59%) Mac OS
17 59 (1.57%) Windows Phone
18 55 (1.46%) Debian
19 48 (1.27%) VMS
20 44 (1.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 906 (24.06%) ITIL
2 243 (6.45%) Load Balancing
3 194 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 185 (4.91%) Mentoring
5 165 (4.38%) Change Management
6 161 (4.28%) Migration
7 159 (4.22%) Service Delivery
8 141 (3.74%) E-Commerce
9 130 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
10 124 (3.29%) Service Management
11 122 (3.24%) Project Management
11 122 (3.24%) Incident Management
12 116 (3.08%) ITIL V3
13 106 (2.81%) Network Monitoring
14 103 (2.73%) Time Management
14 103 (2.73%) Problem Management
14 103 (2.73%) Configuration Management
15 93 (2.47%) DevOps
16 92 (2.44%) Network Management
17 82 (2.18%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 649 (17.23%) SQL
2 369 (9.80%) PowerShell
3 174 (4.62%) Perl
4 152 (4.04%) Bash Shell
5 137 (3.64%) Java
6 132 (3.51%) Python
7 87 (2.31%) PHP
8 79 (2.10%) Ruby
9 71 (1.89%) C
10 51 (1.35%) C#
11 49 (1.30%) Shell Script
12 47 (1.25%) VBScript
13 43 (1.14%) VB
14 34 (0.90%) C++
14 34 (0.90%) JavaScript
15 25 (0.66%) T-SQL
16 21 (0.56%) VB.NET
17 11 (0.29%) Bourne shell
18 5 (0.13%) PHP4
19 4 (0.11%) AppleScript
Qualifications
1 891 (23.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 591 (15.69%) MCSE
3 551 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
4 398 (10.57%) CCNA
5 389 (10.33%) MCSA
6 386 (10.25%) Degree
7 316 (8.39%) MCITP
8 259 (6.88%) Security Cleared
9 245 (6.51%) MCP
10 238 (6.32%) CCNP
11 192 (5.10%) SC Cleared
12 173 (4.59%) MCTS
13 167 (4.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 126 (3.35%) DV Cleared
15 94 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
16 55 (1.46%) CCIE
17 51 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
18 43 (1.14%) CCA
19 35 (0.93%) CISSP
20 34 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 335 (8.90%) SLA
2 66 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 45 (1.19%) PCI DSS
4 32 (0.85%) QA
5 30 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 21 (0.56%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.19%) COBIT
8 2 (0.053%) HL7
8 2 (0.053%) BS7799
System Software
1 2345 (62.27%) Active Directory
2 1291 (34.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 567 (15.06%) Hyper-V
4 467 (12.40%) vSphere
5 407 (10.81%) XenApp
6 358 (9.51%) VMware ESX
7 224 (5.95%) VMware ESXi
8 182 (4.83%) XenDesktop
9 140 (3.72%) UAG
10 124 (3.29%) Terminal Services
11 98 (2.60%) ISA Server
12 93 (2.47%) NFS
13 88 (2.34%) XenServer
14 59 (1.57%) Xen
15 58 (1.54%) Samba
16 53 (1.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 52 (1.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 50 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 50 (1.33%) Forefront TMG
19 49 (1.30%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 404 (10.73%) SCCM
2 327 (8.68%) Backup Exec
3 243 (6.45%) SCOM
4 237 (6.29%) NetBackup
5 225 (5.97%) WSUS
6 207 (5.50%) Norton AntiVirus
7 140 (3.72%) Puppet
8 83 (2.20%) EMC NetWorker
9 82 (2.18%) Nagios
10 78 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
11 68 (1.81%) HP SIM
12 61 (1.62%) McAfee ePO
13 36 (0.96%) SCVMM
14 32 (0.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 28 (0.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 25 (0.66%) ARCserve
17 24 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 24 (0.64%) Cacti
18 19 (0.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
19 17 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1974 (52.42%) VMware
2 1938 (51.46%) Microsoft
3 1224 (32.50%) Cisco
4 1135 (30.14%) Citrix
5 734 (19.49%) HP
6 486 (12.90%) Symantec
7 326 (8.66%) Red Hat
8 295 (7.83%) NetApp
9 286 (7.59%) Dell
10 276 (7.33%) Juniper
11 271 (7.20%) Oracle
12 262 (6.96%) EMC
13 240 (6.37%) Apple
14 212 (5.63%) CheckPoint
15 174 (4.62%) Veritas
16 140 (3.72%) Avaya
17 127 (3.37%) F5
18 122 (3.24%) Veeam
19 107 (2.84%) Sophos
20 102 (2.71%) SolarWinds
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + excellent bens
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Salary: £33k - £38k per annum + £4k/car + 5% bonus
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