The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 65 56 64
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 7 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.34% 0.74% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.96% 2.52% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Average salary £51,000 £28,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.14% -25.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
DHCP
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
141 119 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 26.96% 29.24% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 107 74 89
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DHCP across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

DHCP
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DHCP across the Watford region.

DHCP Salary Trend in Watford

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 18 (100.00%) DNS
2 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 13 (72.22%) MS Exchange
3 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
4 12 (66.67%) VMware
5 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (50.00%) Retail
6 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 8 (44.44%) ITIL
7 8 (44.44%) Firewall
7 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
8 7 (38.89%) Degree
8 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (38.89%) Mathematics
8 7 (38.89%) Terminal Services
8 7 (38.89%) SAN
8 7 (38.89%) Finance
8 7 (38.89%) Manufacturing
8 7 (38.89%) C
8 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
8 7 (38.89%) VPN
9 6 (33.33%) LAN
9 6 (33.33%) MS Office
9 6 (33.33%) MPLS
10 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 13 (72.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (11.11%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) DNS
2 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (44.44%) Firewall
4 7 (38.89%) SAN
4 7 (38.89%) VPN
5 6 (33.33%) LAN
5 6 (33.33%) MPLS
6 5 (27.78%) VLAN
6 5 (27.78%) NAS
7 4 (22.22%) VoIP
7 4 (22.22%) WAN
7 4 (22.22%) Wireless
8 3 (16.67%) IPsec
8 3 (16.67%) Internet
8 3 (16.67%) 3G
8 3 (16.67%) OSPF
8 3 (16.67%) BGP
8 3 (16.67%) EIGRP
8 3 (16.67%) VRRP
8 3 (16.67%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (50.00%) Retail
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.11%) Games
4 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (27.78%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Network Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
5 2 (11.11%) Server Support
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Mathematics
2 5 (27.78%) Handset
3 2 (11.11%) FMCG
3 2 (11.11%) Blog
4 1 (5.56%) Replication
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
5 5 (27.78%) VMS
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Vista
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.11%) Linux
7 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
7 1 (5.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
1 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
2 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
3 5 (27.78%) Information Security
4 3 (16.67%) Coaching
4 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 2 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (5.56%) Service Management
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) C
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) VBScript
3 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) CCIE
2 3 (16.67%) CCNA
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (38.89%) Terminal Services
4 5 (27.78%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
6 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
6 3 (16.67%) vSphere
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (16.67%) Cacti
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
1 3 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco
4 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
5 3 (16.67%) Juniper
5 3 (16.67%) F5
5 3 (16.67%) Crossbeam
6 1 (5.56%) Sophos
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) IBM
6 1 (5.56%) Veeam
6 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
6 1 (5.56%) Brocade
6 1 (5.56%) IronPort