The table below looks at the statistics for DHCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 131 163 139
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -24
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 85 45 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.54% 0.82% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.38% 5.11% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 79 41 51
Average salary £31,500 £32,750 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.81% +2.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £27,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
DHCP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
906 880 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.42% 16.08% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 731 753 694
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DHCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

DHCP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DHCP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

DHCP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

DHCP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DHCP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

DHCP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

DHCP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
Birmingham +15 24 £28,728 -22.35% 2
Warwickshire +32 17 £31,500 -10.00% 1
Coventry -3 16 £30,000 -9.09% 1
Shropshire +3 12 £35,000 - 1
Solihull +1 6 £33,000 +8.19%
Worcestershire +1 3 £30,000 -6.25% 3
Staffordshire -7 3 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £35,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £37,500 -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 158 (92.40%) DNS
2 136 (79.53%) Windows
3 117 (68.42%) Active Directory
4 104 (60.82%) VMware
5 92 (53.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 80 (46.78%) Microsoft
7 77 (45.03%) MS Exchange
8 58 (33.92%) TCP/IP
8 58 (33.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 51 (29.82%) Firewall
10 49 (28.65%) Windows 7
11 46 (26.90%) VPN
12 44 (25.73%) Exchange Server 2007
13 43 (25.15%) Linux
13 43 (25.15%) Citrix
13 43 (25.15%) Exchange Server 2010
14 42 (24.56%) Cisco
14 42 (24.56%) SAN
14 42 (24.56%) Finance
15 40 (23.39%) LAN
15 40 (23.39%) Microsoft Certification
16 39 (22.81%) SQL Server
16 39 (22.81%) WAN
17 36 (21.05%) ITIL
17 36 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
18 35 (20.47%) MCSE
19 34 (19.88%) MS Excel
20 30 (17.54%) HP
21 29 (16.96%) vSphere
22 27 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 77 (45.03%) MS Exchange
2 44 (25.73%) Exchange Server 2007
3 43 (25.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (15.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (11.70%) IIS
6 18 (10.53%) Apache
6 18 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (4.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (4.09%) Lync
9 3 (1.75%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.58%) nginx
11 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.58%) Node.js
11 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (19.88%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Exchequer
1 1 (0.58%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.58%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.51%) Office 365
2 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 158 (92.40%) DNS
2 58 (33.92%) TCP/IP
3 51 (29.82%) Firewall
4 46 (26.90%) VPN
5 42 (24.56%) SAN
6 40 (23.39%) LAN
7 39 (22.81%) WAN
8 17 (9.94%) NAS
9 16 (9.36%) VoIP
10 14 (8.19%) VLAN
11 13 (7.60%) IP Telephony
11 13 (7.60%) SMTP
12 10 (5.85%) Wireless
13 9 (5.26%) iSCSI
13 9 (5.26%) SNMP
13 9 (5.26%) FTP
13 9 (5.26%) FCoE
13 9 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
14 8 (4.68%) Internet
15 7 (4.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.85%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (5.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (4.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (3.51%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.75%) MySQL
8 2 (1.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.51%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (1.17%) Subversion
3 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
General
1 42 (24.56%) Finance
2 8 (4.68%) Banking
3 4 (2.34%) Back Office
4 3 (1.75%) Retail
4 3 (1.75%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.17%) Legal
6 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (26.90%) Support Engineer
2 25 (14.62%) Analyst
3 22 (12.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (12.28%) Systems Engineer
5 18 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 18 (10.53%) Administrator
6 17 (9.94%) 3rd Line Support
7 16 (9.36%) Systems Administrator
8 14 (8.19%) Network Analyst
9 13 (7.60%) Senior Network Analyst
9 13 (7.60%) Senior Analyst
9 13 (7.60%) Technical Support
9 13 (7.60%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 10 (5.85%) Server Engineer
11 9 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 9 (5.26%) IT Support
12 8 (4.68%) 2nd Line Support
13 7 (4.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (4.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 7 (4.09%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.09%) HTML
1 7 (4.09%) CSS
2 6 (3.51%) COM
3 2 (1.17%) LAMP
3 2 (1.17%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.58%) jQuery
4 1 (0.58%) RESTful
4 1 (0.58%) HTML5
4 1 (0.58%) CSS3
4 1 (0.58%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (0.58%) Web Services
4 1 (0.58%) Middleware
4 1 (0.58%) .NET
4 1 (0.58%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.26%) CLARiiON
1 9 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.51%) Replication
3 4 (2.34%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.75%) iPhone
5 2 (1.17%) EqualLogic
5 2 (1.17%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.17%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.17%) Clustering
5 2 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.58%) VLE
6 1 (0.58%) PKI
6 1 (0.58%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.58%) iPad
6 1 (0.58%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 136 (79.53%) Windows
2 92 (53.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (28.65%) Windows 7
4 43 (25.15%) Linux
5 36 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (12.28%) Windows XP
7 21 (12.28%) UNIX
8 20 (11.70%) Windows 8
9 9 (5.26%) AIX
9 9 (5.26%) HPUX
9 9 (5.26%) Solaris
10 7 (4.09%) Debian
10 7 (4.09%) Ubuntu
11 5 (2.92%) Android
12 4 (2.34%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (1.75%) Windows Vista
14 2 (1.17%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.17%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.58%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.05%) ITIL
2 16 (9.36%) Load Balancing
3 12 (7.02%) Service Delivery
4 10 (5.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (5.85%) Software Deployment
5 9 (5.26%) Security Management
6 8 (4.68%) Migration
7 6 (3.51%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (2.34%) Software Engineering
9 3 (1.75%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (1.75%) Network Design
9 3 (1.75%) Project Management
9 3 (1.75%) Validation
9 3 (1.75%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (1.75%) Integration Testing
10 2 (1.17%) Server Monitoring
10 2 (1.17%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (1.17%) Workflow
10 2 (1.17%) PRINCE2
11 1 (0.58%) OO
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.70%) Python
2 12 (7.02%) JavaScript
3 11 (6.43%) PowerShell
4 9 (5.26%) SQL
5 8 (4.68%) Bash Shell
5 8 (4.68%) PHP
6 7 (4.09%) Perl
7 2 (1.17%) ActionScript
7 2 (1.17%) C
7 2 (1.17%) C++
7 2 (1.17%) Java
7 2 (1.17%) Ruby
8 1 (0.58%) C#
Qualifications
1 40 (23.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (20.47%) MCSE
3 23 (13.45%) Degree
4 22 (12.87%) MCITP
5 21 (12.28%) MCSA
6 20 (11.70%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (11.11%) CCNA
8 15 (8.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (4.09%) MCP
10 6 (3.51%) CCNP
11 3 (1.75%) Security Cleared
12 2 (1.17%) MCTS
12 2 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.58%) Network+ Certification
13 1 (0.58%) HNC
13 1 (0.58%) HND
13 1 (0.58%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 117 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 58 (33.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (16.96%) vSphere
4 22 (12.87%) Hyper-V
5 19 (11.11%) XenApp
5 19 (11.11%) VMware ESX
6 18 (10.53%) Squid
7 10 (5.85%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (4.09%) UAG
8 7 (4.09%) Forefront TMG
8 7 (4.09%) XenDesktop
9 6 (3.51%) IAG
9 6 (3.51%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (3.51%) ISA Server
10 5 (2.92%) VMware Server
10 5 (2.92%) XenServer
11 3 (1.75%) Samba
12 2 (1.17%) Postfix
13 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 19 (11.11%) SCCM
2 16 (9.36%) WSUS
3 9 (5.26%) SCOM
4 6 (3.51%) Backup Exec
4 6 (3.51%) Cacti
4 6 (3.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (2.34%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.58%) MOM
6 1 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.58%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.58%) SCSM
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.58%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 104 (60.82%) VMware
2 80 (46.78%) Microsoft
3 43 (25.15%) Citrix
4 42 (24.56%) Cisco
5 30 (17.54%) HP
6 26 (15.20%) NetApp
7 18 (10.53%) Symantec
8 16 (9.36%) Dell
8 16 (9.36%) EMC
9 14 (8.19%) SolarWinds
10 9 (5.26%) Fujitsu
10 9 (5.26%) CheckPoint
10 9 (5.26%) Oracle
10 9 (5.26%) Sun
10 9 (5.26%) IBM
10 9 (5.26%) StorageTek
11 6 (3.51%) Talend
12 5 (2.92%) Apple
13 4 (2.34%) Adobe
13 4 (2.34%) 3PAR
Rugby, Warwickshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + training
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + beneftis + training
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago