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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 179 187 192
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 1848 1830 1602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.73% 1.56% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.74% 9.13% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1595 1315
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%

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
18979 20034 21026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.76% 17.06% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15206 16046 16990
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 1739 £36,000 -4.00% 260
London +9 634 £40,000 -5.88% 70
South East +13 420 £37,500 - 69
East of England +2 175 £39,000 +4.00% 23
City of London +56 169 £37,500 -16.66% 22
North West +51 132 £32,500 -2.25% 31
South West -6 120 £34,000 +6.25% 28
Hampshire +48 108 £37,500 +7.14% 15
Yorkshire -1 102 £32,500 +1.56% 19
East Midlands +29 92 £36,000 +7.46% 6
Surrey +25 87 £32,500 -31.57% 17
Berkshire -29 87 £42,500 +1.19% 14
Hertfordshire +25 84 £40,000 -11.11% 8
West Yorkshire +19 80 £32,750 +31.00% 13
Manchester +45 70 £26,500 -24.28% 14
Leeds +29 63 £33,000 -8.96% 10
West Midlands -39 52 £28,750 -11.53% 12
Reading -1 50 £40,000 +12.67% 7
Wiltshire +22 48 £37,000 +9.62% 10
Essex +32 47 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Northamptonshire +10 45 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Scotland +46 41 £43,000 +36.50% 5
Cheshire +20 40 £34,000 +30.76% 12
West Sussex -6 39 £42,500 +41.66% 5
Kent +21 36 £30,250 -32.77% 3
Northampton +4 33 £45,000 +18.42% 1
Bristol +2 33 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Glasgow +31 31 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Hemel Hempstead +6 30 £27,500 -38.88% 1
Buckinghamshire -14 30 £42,250 -11.05% 10

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3444 (93.23%) DNS
2 2874 (77.80%) Windows
3 2385 (64.56%) Active Directory
4 1984 (53.71%) Microsoft
5 1868 (50.57%) VMware
6 1465 (39.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 1435 (38.85%) TCP/IP
8 1401 (37.93%) MS Exchange
9 1346 (36.44%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1300 (35.19%) Cisco
11 1269 (34.35%) Firewall
12 1107 (29.97%) Citrix
13 1035 (28.02%) Windows Server 2012
14 969 (26.23%) MS Excel
15 891 (24.12%) Windows Server 2003
16 854 (23.12%) LAN
17 852 (23.06%) SAN
18 835 (22.60%) ITIL
19 795 (21.52%) WAN
19 795 (21.52%) Exchange Server 2010
20 788 (21.33%) VPN
21 749 (20.28%) Linux
22 724 (19.60%) Windows 7
23 705 (19.09%) HP
24 704 (19.06%) SQL Server
25 690 (18.68%) Hyper-V
26 673 (18.22%) Cisco Certification
27 655 (17.73%) Microsoft Certification
28 624 (16.89%) MS Office
29 607 (16.43%) SQL

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1401 (37.93%) MS Exchange
2 795 (21.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 400 (10.83%) SharePoint
4 395 (10.69%) IIS
5 344 (9.31%) Exchange Server 2007
6 292 (7.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 284 (7.69%) Lync
8 223 (6.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 219 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2003
10 177 (4.79%) Apache
11 80 (2.17%) Tomcat
12 62 (1.68%) nginx
13 56 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
14 46 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
15 31 (0.84%) IBM Notes
15 31 (0.84%) WebSphere
16 24 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
17 23 (0.62%) SAS
18 19 (0.51%) JBoss
19 17 (0.46%) CMS
Applications
1 969 (26.23%) MS Excel
2 624 (16.89%) MS Office
3 41 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 31 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.14%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.081%) ProjectWise
6 3 (0.081%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.054%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.054%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.054%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.027%) MS Project
8 1 (0.027%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.027%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 13 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (0.27%) SAP Business One
3 9 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.11%) Tridion
7 3 (0.081%) Primavera
7 3 (0.081%) RMDS
7 3 (0.081%) Magento
8 2 (0.054%) HiPortfolio
8 2 (0.054%) MFGPRO
9 1 (0.027%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.027%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.027%) JDE OneWorld
9 1 (0.027%) FLEXCUBE
9 1 (0.027%) Bankmaster
9 1 (0.027%) Cognos Controller
9 1 (0.027%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 260 (7.04%) Office 365
2 100 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
4 52 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (0.54%) Google Apps
6 15 (0.41%) SaaS
7 12 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (0.30%) IaaS
9 9 (0.24%) PaaS
10 8 (0.22%) Route 53
11 7 (0.19%) Amazon S3
11 7 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 6 (0.16%) Mimecast
13 5 (0.14%) Amazon Glacier
14 3 (0.081%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.081%) Sumo Logic
14 3 (0.081%) Azure Active Directory
14 3 (0.081%) Symantec.cloud
15 2 (0.054%) Amazon SQS
15 2 (0.054%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 3444 (93.23%) DNS
2 1435 (38.85%) TCP/IP
3 1269 (34.35%) Firewall
4 854 (23.12%) LAN
5 852 (23.06%) SAN
6 795 (21.52%) WAN
7 788 (21.33%) VPN
8 373 (10.10%) VLAN
9 363 (9.83%) VoIP
10 313 (8.47%) Wireless
11 285 (7.72%) Network Security
11 285 (7.72%) Cisco ASA
12 274 (7.42%) Internet
13 229 (6.20%) NAS
14 210 (5.68%) MPLS
15 171 (4.63%) OSPF
16 165 (4.47%) BGP
17 164 (4.44%) LDAP
18 163 (4.41%) SMTP
19 162 (4.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 704 (19.06%) SQL Server
2 224 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 127 (3.44%) MySQL
4 113 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 98 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 48 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
7 40 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
8 35 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
9 34 (0.92%) Oracle Database
10 31 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 29 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
12 21 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
13 17 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
13 17 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 16 (0.43%) Relational Database
15 15 (0.41%) EDRMS
15 15 (0.41%) QlikView
16 13 (0.35%) IDOL
17 10 (0.27%) MongoDB
18 9 (0.24%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (0.76%) MSI
2 20 (0.54%) Behat
2 20 (0.54%) PHPUnit
3 18 (0.49%) Git (software)
4 13 (0.35%) Jenkins
5 12 (0.32%) Subversion
6 8 (0.22%) Visual Studio
7 7 (0.19%) InstallShield
8 4 (0.11%) JIRA
8 4 (0.11%) ProC
9 3 (0.081%) Bugzilla
9 3 (0.081%) Hudson
9 3 (0.081%) Redmine
10 2 (0.054%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.054%) Maven
10 2 (0.054%) Ant
10 2 (0.054%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.054%) Serena SBM
11 1 (0.027%) Toad
11 1 (0.027%) Selenium
General
1 545 (14.75%) Finance
2 237 (6.42%) Telecoms
3 127 (3.44%) Law
4 91 (2.46%) Banking
4 91 (2.46%) Legal
5 79 (2.14%) Back Office
6 74 (2.00%) Retail
7 54 (1.46%) Advertising
8 47 (1.27%) Marketing
9 46 (1.25%) Manufacturing
10 37 (1.00%) Games
11 33 (0.89%) Billing
12 27 (0.73%) Financial Institution
13 23 (0.62%) French Language
13 23 (0.62%) Online Betting
14 14 (0.38%) German Language
15 13 (0.35%) Electronics
16 12 (0.32%) Spanish Language
16 12 (0.32%) Italian Language
17 11 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 642 (17.38%) Support Engineer
2 527 (14.27%) Analyst
3 466 (12.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 347 (9.39%) Administrator
5 308 (8.34%) Network Engineer
6 299 (8.09%) Systems Administrator
7 249 (6.74%) IT Support
8 247 (6.69%) Support Analyst
9 223 (6.04%) 2nd Line Support
10 222 (6.01%) 3rd Line Support
11 182 (4.93%) Systems Engineer
12 181 (4.90%) Consultant
13 167 (4.52%) Technical Support
14 135 (3.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 129 (3.49%) Desktop Support
15 129 (3.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 119 (3.22%) Support Technician
17 112 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 96 (2.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
19 95 (2.57%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (2.92%) Web Services
2 80 (2.17%) .NET
3 44 (1.19%) Software Packaging
4 39 (1.06%) LAMP
5 34 (0.92%) HTML
6 27 (0.73%) Application Packaging
6 27 (0.73%) ISPF
7 26 (0.70%) XML
7 26 (0.70%) CSS
8 21 (0.57%) jQuery
9 20 (0.54%) REST
10 17 (0.46%) MAPI
11 16 (0.43%) J2EE
12 15 (0.41%) COM
12 15 (0.41%) Memcached
13 12 (0.32%) ActiveMQ
14 10 (0.27%) Servlets
15 8 (0.22%) RabbitMQ
16 7 (0.19%) FreeSWITCH
16 7 (0.19%) FastCGI
Miscellaneous
1 292 (7.90%) Blackberry
2 287 (7.77%) Clustering
3 284 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 147 (3.98%) Management Information System
5 123 (3.33%) Replication
6 107 (2.90%) Thin Client
6 107 (2.90%) Fat Client
7 93 (2.52%) iPhone
8 85 (2.30%) Computer Science
9 84 (2.27%) Open Source
10 81 (2.19%) Client/Server
11 58 (1.57%) iPad
12 56 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
13 38 (1.03%) EqualLogic
14 33 (0.89%) PKI
15 32 (0.87%) Statistics
15 32 (0.87%) CLARiiON
16 30 (0.81%) PDA
16 30 (0.81%) Hedge funds
17 28 (0.76%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2874 (77.80%) Windows
2 1465 (39.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 1035 (28.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 891 (24.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 749 (20.28%) Linux
6 724 (19.60%) Windows 7
7 413 (11.18%) Windows XP
8 406 (10.99%) Windows 8
9 213 (5.77%) UNIX
10 172 (4.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 110 (2.98%) Windows Vista
12 105 (2.84%) Mac OS X
13 95 (2.57%) CentOS
14 93 (2.52%) Android
15 67 (1.81%) Ubuntu
16 66 (1.79%) Solaris
17 62 (1.68%) Windows 2000
18 49 (1.33%) Mac OS
19 48 (1.30%) Apple iOS
20 31 (0.84%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 835 (22.60%) ITIL
2 304 (8.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 269 (7.28%) Service Delivery
4 195 (5.28%) Project Management
5 186 (5.04%) Mentoring
6 182 (4.93%) Migration
7 171 (4.63%) Load Balancing
8 156 (4.22%) Change Management
9 140 (3.79%) Business Continuity
10 137 (3.71%) Configuration Management
11 128 (3.47%) Network Management
12 122 (3.30%) Time Management
13 121 (3.28%) Network Monitoring
14 110 (2.98%) Service Management
15 94 (2.54%) E-Commerce
16 93 (2.52%) Information Security
17 90 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
18 88 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
19 82 (2.22%) Line Management
20 80 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 607 (16.43%) SQL
2 384 (10.40%) PowerShell
3 131 (3.55%) Perl
4 129 (3.49%) Bash Shell
5 112 (3.03%) Python
6 97 (2.63%) Java
7 93 (2.52%) PHP
8 82 (2.22%) VBScript
9 54 (1.46%) C
10 53 (1.43%) JavaScript
11 49 (1.33%) VB
12 41 (1.11%) C#
13 39 (1.06%) Ruby
14 38 (1.03%) T-SQL
15 23 (0.62%) Shell Script
15 23 (0.62%) C++
16 14 (0.38%) PL/SQL
17 12 (0.32%) Bourne shell
18 9 (0.24%) VBA
19 8 (0.22%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 673 (18.22%) Cisco Certification
2 655 (17.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 469 (12.70%) MCSE
4 449 (12.15%) CCNA
5 331 (8.96%) CCNP
6 306 (8.28%) Degree
7 273 (7.39%) Security Cleared
8 256 (6.93%) MCP
9 230 (6.23%) MCSA
10 193 (5.22%) MCITP
11 179 (4.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 160 (4.33%) SC Cleared
13 112 (3.03%) DV Cleared
14 102 (2.76%) Citrix Certification
15 101 (2.73%) CCIE
16 93 (2.52%) CCA
17 80 (2.17%) MCTS
18 74 (2.00%) CCSE
19 70 (1.89%) JNCIP
20 61 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 427 (11.56%) SLA
2 55 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (0.73%) PCI DSS
4 21 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 18 (0.49%) QA
6 17 (0.46%) COBIT
7 16 (0.43%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 3 (0.081%) HL7
9 3 (0.081%) DICOM
9 3 (0.081%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.054%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.027%) JTAG
System Software
1 2385 (64.56%) Active Directory
2 1346 (36.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 690 (18.68%) Hyper-V
4 467 (12.64%) XenApp
4 467 (12.64%) vSphere
5 242 (6.55%) VMware ESX
6 229 (6.20%) XenDesktop
7 204 (5.52%) VMware ESXi
8 162 (4.39%) Terminal Services
9 136 (3.68%) XenServer
10 102 (2.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 102 (2.76%) NFS
11 89 (2.41%) Microsoft App-V
12 54 (1.46%) vCloud
13 53 (1.43%) ISA Server
14 39 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
15 37 (1.00%) Xen
16 35 (0.95%) VMware Server
16 35 (0.95%) iptables
17 34 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 566 (15.32%) SCCM
2 297 (8.04%) SCOM
3 253 (6.85%) Backup Exec
4 238 (6.44%) WSUS
5 144 (3.90%) NetBackup
6 120 (3.25%) Puppet
7 89 (2.41%) Norton AntiVirus
8 73 (1.98%) Nagios
9 61 (1.65%) HP SIM
10 60 (1.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 56 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
12 53 (1.43%) HP Data Protector
13 37 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
14 36 (0.97%) SCVMM
15 34 (0.92%) ARCserve
16 30 (0.81%) CiscoWorks
17 29 (0.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
18 27 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
18 27 (0.73%) Tivoli
19 23 (0.62%) SCSM
Vendors
1 1984 (53.71%) Microsoft
2 1868 (50.57%) VMware
3 1300 (35.19%) Cisco
4 1107 (29.97%) Citrix
5 705 (19.09%) HP
6 346 (9.37%) Symantec
7 296 (8.01%) Juniper
8 292 (7.90%) CheckPoint
9 257 (6.96%) NetApp
10 241 (6.52%) Red Hat
11 235 (6.36%) Dell
12 201 (5.44%) Apple
13 182 (4.93%) EMC
14 180 (4.87%) Oracle
15 153 (4.14%) SolarWinds
16 136 (3.68%) Sophos
17 133 (3.60%) F5
18 111 (3.00%) Veritas
19 105 (2.84%) Avaya
20 99 (2.68%) IBM
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + £ neg+bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Honiton, Devon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
New Milton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Which?
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Shift All Bonus Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 12 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus, shares, health, pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + On-call / bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum plus on call / out of hours allowanc
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago