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

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 185 190 200
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 1848 1844 1584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.68% 1.51% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.36% 8.91% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1505 1607 1300
Average salary £37,200 £36,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.62% -4.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -4.97%

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
19737 20707 21639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.96% 16.99% 19.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15677 16491 17510
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 7 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 7 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 +2 1750 £37,500 +2.53% 230
London +20 666 £40,000 -4.76% 61
South East +33 424 £40,000 +14.28% 52
City of London +68 194 £37,500 -11.76% 13
East of England +8 183 £39,000 +4.00% 16
North West +45 127 £32,500 - 26
South West -18 104 £33,750 +7.14% 32
Berkshire -4 97 £45,000 +7.14% 11
Hampshire +35 93 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Yorkshire -12 93 £34,000 +5.42% 14
East Midlands +23 92 £36,000 +7.46% 13
Surrey +24 90 £32,500 -31.57% 15
Hertfordshire +29 82 £40,000 -11.11% 8
West Yorkshire -5 71 £33,500 +28.84% 10
Manchester +28 68 £28,250 -19.28% 13
West Midlands -34 57 £35,000 - 14
Leeds +5 54 £34,000 -6.20% 8
Reading +10 51 £40,000 +3.22% 7
Essex +41 50 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Northamptonshire +9 45 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Kent +38 40 £31,000 -31.11% 3
West Sussex -2 37 £41,250 +33.06% 3
Cheshire +19 36 £34,000 +30.76% 8
Northampton +6 35 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Scotland +33 34 £41,500 +31.74% 6
Buckinghamshire -8 32 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Gloucestershire -9 31 £33,000 -20.00% 1
Andover +13 30 £38,000 +5.55%
Wales +10 30 £31,500 -3.07% 4
Hemel Hempstead 0 30 £31,000 -26.19% 3

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 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 3568 (93.60%) DNS
2 2962 (77.70%) Windows
3 2449 (64.24%) Active Directory
4 2058 (53.99%) Microsoft
5 1926 (50.52%) VMware
6 1494 (39.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 1469 (38.54%) TCP/IP
8 1454 (38.14%) MS Exchange
9 1379 (36.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1343 (35.23%) Cisco
11 1318 (34.58%) Firewall
12 1185 (31.09%) Citrix
13 1050 (27.54%) Windows Server 2012
14 1037 (27.20%) MS Excel
15 923 (24.21%) Windows Server 2003
16 899 (23.58%) LAN
17 887 (23.27%) SAN
18 837 (21.96%) WAN
19 819 (21.48%) ITIL
20 812 (21.30%) Exchange Server 2010
21 811 (21.27%) VPN
22 767 (20.12%) Windows 7
23 758 (19.88%) Linux
24 733 (19.23%) HP
25 723 (18.97%) SQL Server
26 710 (18.63%) Hyper-V
27 676 (17.73%) MS Office
28 674 (17.68%) Cisco Certification
29 660 (17.31%) Microsoft Certification
30 621 (16.29%) SQL

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 1454 (38.14%) MS Exchange
2 812 (21.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 426 (11.18%) SharePoint
4 403 (10.57%) IIS
5 369 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
6 295 (7.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 281 (7.37%) Lync
8 236 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2003
9 218 (5.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 181 (4.75%) Apache
11 82 (2.15%) Tomcat
12 65 (1.71%) nginx
13 55 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
14 49 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
15 30 (0.79%) IBM Notes
16 27 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
17 26 (0.68%) WebSphere
18 21 (0.55%) SAS
19 19 (0.50%) JBoss
20 16 (0.42%) CMS
Applications
1 1037 (27.20%) MS Excel
2 676 (17.73%) MS Office
3 47 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 36 (0.94%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.13%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.13%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.052%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.052%) S-PLUS
6 2 (0.052%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.026%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.026%) ProjectWise
7 1 (0.026%) MS Project
7 1 (0.026%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (0.24%) SAP Business One
5 8 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
6 6 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.10%) Tridion
8 3 (0.079%) RMDS
9 2 (0.052%) MFGPRO
9 2 (0.052%) HiPortfolio
10 1 (0.026%) Visualfiles
10 1 (0.026%) Cognos Controller
10 1 (0.026%) Bankmaster
10 1 (0.026%) FLEXCUBE
10 1 (0.026%) Magento
10 1 (0.026%) Temenos T24
10 1 (0.026%) JDE OneWorld
10 1 (0.026%) BPCS
10 1 (0.026%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 270 (7.08%) Office 365
2 103 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (0.60%) Google Apps
5 14 (0.37%) SaaS
5 14 (0.37%) IaaS
6 12 (0.31%) PaaS
7 9 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.21%) Mimecast
9 7 (0.18%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.18%) Route 53
9 7 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.13%) Amazon Glacier
11 3 (0.079%) Sumo Logic
11 3 (0.079%) Yammer
12 2 (0.052%) Symantec.cloud
12 2 (0.052%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.052%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 3568 (93.60%) DNS
2 1469 (38.54%) TCP/IP
3 1318 (34.58%) Firewall
4 899 (23.58%) LAN
5 887 (23.27%) SAN
6 837 (21.96%) WAN
7 811 (21.27%) VPN
8 378 (9.92%) VLAN
9 364 (9.55%) VoIP
10 330 (8.66%) Wireless
11 302 (7.92%) Network Security
12 288 (7.56%) Cisco ASA
13 265 (6.95%) Internet
14 224 (5.88%) NAS
15 218 (5.72%) MPLS
16 182 (4.77%) OSPF
17 176 (4.62%) BGP
18 167 (4.38%) LDAP
19 165 (4.33%) SSL
20 164 (4.30%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 723 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 216 (5.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 122 (3.20%) MySQL
4 119 (3.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 86 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 53 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
7 36 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
8 33 (0.87%) Oracle Database
9 32 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
10 28 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
10 28 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
12 18 (0.47%) IDOL
12 18 (0.47%) EDRMS
12 18 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
12 18 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (0.39%) QlikView
14 14 (0.37%) Relational Database
15 13 (0.34%) MongoDB
16 8 (0.21%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (0.76%) MSI
2 23 (0.60%) Git (software)
3 21 (0.55%) Behat
3 21 (0.55%) PHPUnit
4 18 (0.47%) Jenkins
5 16 (0.42%) Subversion
6 10 (0.26%) Visual Studio
7 7 (0.18%) JIRA
8 6 (0.16%) InstallShield
9 3 (0.079%) Selenium
9 3 (0.079%) Bugzilla
9 3 (0.079%) Hudson
9 3 (0.079%) FogBugz
9 3 (0.079%) Redmine
10 2 (0.052%) Serena SBM
10 2 (0.052%) ProC
10 2 (0.052%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.052%) Ant
10 2 (0.052%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.052%) Maven
General
1 559 (14.66%) Finance
2 257 (6.74%) Telecoms
3 133 (3.49%) Law
4 97 (2.54%) Banking
5 90 (2.36%) Legal
6 79 (2.07%) Retail
7 75 (1.97%) Back Office
8 57 (1.50%) Advertising
9 45 (1.18%) Marketing
10 39 (1.02%) Manufacturing
11 35 (0.92%) Billing
12 34 (0.89%) Games
13 31 (0.81%) Financial Institution
14 20 (0.52%) French Language
15 16 (0.42%) Electronics
15 16 (0.42%) Online Betting
16 14 (0.37%) Investment Banking
17 11 (0.29%) German Language
18 10 (0.26%) Aerospace
19 9 (0.24%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 652 (17.10%) Support Engineer
2 537 (14.09%) Analyst
3 469 (12.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 336 (8.81%) Administrator
5 324 (8.50%) Network Engineer
6 301 (7.90%) Systems Administrator
7 264 (6.93%) IT Support
8 253 (6.64%) Support Analyst
9 234 (6.14%) 3rd Line Support
10 227 (5.95%) 2nd Line Support
11 194 (5.09%) Consultant
12 192 (5.04%) Systems Engineer
13 164 (4.30%) Technical Support
14 139 (3.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 131 (3.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 130 (3.41%) Desktop Support
17 120 (3.15%) Support Technician
18 111 (2.91%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 110 (2.89%) Service Analyst
20 106 (2.78%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (3.04%) Web Services
2 84 (2.20%) .NET
3 47 (1.23%) Software Packaging
4 37 (0.97%) HTML
5 36 (0.94%) LAMP
6 29 (0.76%) Application Packaging
7 28 (0.73%) XML
7 28 (0.73%) CSS
8 26 (0.68%) ISPF
9 22 (0.58%) jQuery
10 21 (0.55%) REST
11 18 (0.47%) MAPI
12 17 (0.45%) J2EE
13 13 (0.34%) Memcached
14 12 (0.31%) COM
14 12 (0.31%) ActiveMQ
15 10 (0.26%) Servlets
16 8 (0.21%) RabbitMQ
17 7 (0.18%) SAML
18 6 (0.16%) FastCGI
Miscellaneous
1 310 (8.13%) Blackberry
2 302 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 289 (7.58%) Clustering
4 155 (4.07%) Management Information System
5 131 (3.44%) Replication
6 117 (3.07%) Fat Client
6 117 (3.07%) Thin Client
7 98 (2.57%) iPhone
8 88 (2.31%) Client/Server
9 84 (2.20%) Open Source
10 77 (2.02%) Computer Science
11 55 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
11 55 (1.44%) iPad
12 43 (1.13%) Hedge funds
13 39 (1.02%) Statistics
14 34 (0.89%) CLARiiON
14 34 (0.89%) PDA
15 31 (0.81%) PKI
15 31 (0.81%) EqualLogic
16 27 (0.71%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2962 (77.70%) Windows
2 1494 (39.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 1050 (27.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 923 (24.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 767 (20.12%) Windows 7
6 758 (19.88%) Linux
7 451 (11.83%) Windows XP
8 445 (11.67%) Windows 8
9 225 (5.90%) UNIX
10 174 (4.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 122 (3.20%) Windows Vista
12 107 (2.81%) Mac OS X
13 99 (2.60%) Android
14 95 (2.49%) CentOS
15 79 (2.07%) Solaris
16 70 (1.84%) Ubuntu
17 64 (1.68%) Windows 2000
18 53 (1.39%) Apple iOS
19 52 (1.36%) Mac OS
20 30 (0.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 819 (21.48%) ITIL
2 315 (8.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 307 (8.05%) Service Delivery
4 195 (5.12%) Project Management
5 189 (4.96%) Mentoring
6 181 (4.75%) Migration
7 169 (4.43%) Load Balancing
8 156 (4.09%) Change Management
9 143 (3.75%) Configuration Management
10 142 (3.73%) Business Continuity
11 131 (3.44%) Network Management
12 122 (3.20%) Time Management
13 121 (3.17%) Network Monitoring
14 116 (3.04%) Service Management
15 92 (2.41%) E-Commerce
16 90 (2.36%) Information Security
16 90 (2.36%) Line Management
17 88 (2.31%) Capacity Planning
18 86 (2.26%) Root Cause Analysis
19 78 (2.05%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 621 (16.29%) SQL
2 398 (10.44%) PowerShell
3 139 (3.65%) Perl
4 133 (3.49%) Bash Shell
5 126 (3.31%) Python
6 98 (2.57%) PHP
7 93 (2.44%) Java
8 79 (2.07%) VBScript
9 56 (1.47%) C
10 54 (1.42%) JavaScript
11 47 (1.23%) VB
12 46 (1.21%) T-SQL
13 41 (1.08%) C#
14 39 (1.02%) Ruby
15 29 (0.76%) Shell Script
16 24 (0.63%) C++
17 14 (0.37%) Bourne shell
18 12 (0.31%) PL/SQL
19 10 (0.26%) VC++
20 9 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 674 (17.68%) Cisco Certification
2 660 (17.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 490 (12.85%) MCSE
4 439 (11.52%) CCNA
5 344 (9.02%) CCNP
6 306 (8.03%) Degree
7 289 (7.58%) Security Cleared
8 263 (6.90%) MCP
9 239 (6.27%) MCSA
10 189 (4.96%) MCITP
11 183 (4.80%) SC Cleared
12 167 (4.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 123 (3.23%) DV Cleared
14 108 (2.83%) Citrix Certification
15 103 (2.70%) CCIE
16 97 (2.54%) CCA
17 81 (2.12%) CCSE
18 76 (1.99%) MCTS
19 74 (1.94%) JNCIP
20 67 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 416 (10.91%) SLA
2 54 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 24 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 20 (0.52%) QA
5 18 (0.47%) ISO 9001
6 15 (0.39%) COBIT
7 6 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (0.079%) HL7
8 3 (0.079%) DICOM
8 3 (0.079%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.052%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.026%) JTAG
System Software
1 2449 (64.24%) Active Directory
2 1379 (36.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 710 (18.63%) Hyper-V
4 491 (12.88%) XenApp
5 477 (12.51%) vSphere
6 243 (6.37%) XenDesktop
7 226 (5.93%) VMware ESX
8 207 (5.43%) VMware ESXi
9 175 (4.59%) Terminal Services
10 140 (3.67%) XenServer
11 114 (2.99%) NFS
12 109 (2.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 100 (2.62%) Microsoft App-V
14 59 (1.55%) vCloud
15 57 (1.50%) ISA Server
16 40 (1.05%) VMware Server
17 39 (1.02%) Xen
18 38 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 35 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
20 34 (0.89%) iptables
Systems Management
1 580 (15.22%) SCCM
2 283 (7.42%) SCOM
3 269 (7.06%) Backup Exec
4 229 (6.01%) WSUS
5 154 (4.04%) NetBackup
6 123 (3.23%) Puppet
7 91 (2.39%) Norton AntiVirus
8 79 (2.07%) Nagios
9 62 (1.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 59 (1.55%) HP SIM
11 57 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
12 51 (1.34%) HP Data Protector
13 34 (0.89%) ARCserve
14 33 (0.87%) EMC NetWorker
15 31 (0.81%) SCVMM
16 30 (0.79%) Tivoli
16 30 (0.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
17 29 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
18 27 (0.71%) CiscoWorks
19 24 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2058 (53.99%) Microsoft
2 1926 (50.52%) VMware
3 1343 (35.23%) Cisco
4 1185 (31.09%) Citrix
5 733 (19.23%) HP
6 364 (9.55%) Symantec
7 316 (8.29%) Juniper
8 309 (8.11%) CheckPoint
9 273 (7.16%) NetApp
10 269 (7.06%) Red Hat
11 244 (6.40%) Dell
12 218 (5.72%) Apple
13 199 (5.22%) EMC
14 190 (4.98%) Oracle
15 150 (3.93%) Sophos
16 147 (3.86%) SolarWinds
17 139 (3.65%) F5
18 122 (3.20%) Veritas
19 101 (2.65%) Avaya
20 97 (2.54%) McAfee
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
HFG
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum, Benefits TBC
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
HFG
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum, Benefits TBC
Posted: 1 hour ago
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 15% BONUS + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23k - 28k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 3 hours ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group (UK) Ltd
Salary: on call + shift allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Modis
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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