The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 121 155 136
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -19
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 89 61 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.65% 1.10% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.13% 6.75% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 83 45 48
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £29,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £51,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
879 904 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.34% 16.24% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 723 763 735
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DHCP
England

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 1 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 1 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 +21 23 £32,000 -12.32% 4
Coventry +7 21 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Warwickshire +26 15 £31,500 -30.00% 1
Shropshire +2 11 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Solihull -1 8 £36,250 +18.85%
Staffordshire -7 4 £23,750 -38.70%
Worcestershire - 4 £32,500 - 1
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £35,000 - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £20,000 -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 156 (92.31%) DNS
2 133 (78.70%) Windows
3 117 (69.23%) Active Directory
4 100 (59.17%) VMware
5 88 (52.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 77 (45.56%) Microsoft
7 73 (43.20%) MS Exchange
8 56 (33.14%) TCP/IP
9 51 (30.18%) Firewall
9 51 (30.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 49 (28.99%) Windows 7
11 47 (27.81%) VPN
12 46 (27.22%) Citrix
13 44 (26.04%) Linux
14 43 (25.44%) LAN
14 43 (25.44%) Cisco
14 43 (25.44%) WAN
15 40 (23.67%) Exchange Server 2007
15 40 (23.67%) Finance
15 40 (23.67%) Exchange Server 2010
16 38 (22.49%) SQL Server
16 38 (22.49%) Microsoft Certification
16 38 (22.49%) SAN
17 35 (20.71%) MCSE
18 32 (18.93%) ITIL
18 32 (18.93%) Windows Server 2012
19 30 (17.75%) MS Excel
20 29 (17.16%) vSphere
21 28 (16.57%) HP
22 25 (14.79%) NetApp

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 73 (43.20%) MS Exchange
2 40 (23.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 40 (23.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (14.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (11.83%) IIS
4 20 (11.83%) Exchange Server 2003
5 19 (11.24%) Apache
6 8 (4.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (4.14%) Lync
8 3 (1.78%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.59%) Node.js
10 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.59%) nginx
10 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (17.75%) MS Excel
2 18 (10.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.59%) Sage 50
1 1 (0.59%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.96%) Office 365
2 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 156 (92.31%) DNS
2 56 (33.14%) TCP/IP
3 51 (30.18%) Firewall
4 47 (27.81%) VPN
5 43 (25.44%) LAN
5 43 (25.44%) WAN
6 38 (22.49%) SAN
7 18 (10.65%) NAS
8 16 (9.47%) VoIP
9 15 (8.88%) SMTP
10 14 (8.28%) VLAN
11 13 (7.69%) IP Telephony
12 11 (6.51%) Wireless
13 10 (5.92%) SNMP
13 10 (5.92%) FTP
13 10 (5.92%) iSCSI
13 10 (5.92%) FCoE
13 10 (5.92%) Fibre Channel
14 8 (4.73%) HTTP
15 7 (4.14%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (22.49%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (5.92%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (3.55%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.78%) MySQL
8 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.55%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (1.18%) Subversion
3 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (23.67%) Finance
2 8 (4.73%) Banking
3 4 (2.37%) Back Office
4 3 (1.78%) Retail
4 3 (1.78%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.18%) Legal
5 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (26.04%) Support Engineer
2 29 (17.16%) Analyst
3 22 (13.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (11.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 18 (10.65%) Administrator
5 18 (10.65%) Systems Engineer
6 17 (10.06%) 3rd Line Support
7 16 (9.47%) Systems Administrator
8 15 (8.88%) Network Analyst
9 14 (8.28%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (8.28%) Senior Network Analyst
9 14 (8.28%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 13 (7.69%) Technical Support
11 10 (5.92%) IT Support
12 9 (5.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 9 (5.33%) Consultant
13 8 (4.73%) 2nd Line Support
13 8 (4.73%) Server Engineer
14 7 (4.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 7 (4.14%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.73%) HTML
1 8 (4.73%) CSS
2 6 (3.55%) COM
3 2 (1.18%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (1.18%) LAMP
4 1 (0.59%) CSS3
4 1 (0.59%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (0.59%) HTML5
4 1 (0.59%) RESTful
4 1 (0.59%) Ajax
4 1 (0.59%) jQuery
4 1 (0.59%) Web Services
4 1 (0.59%) .NET
4 1 (0.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.92%) CLARiiON
2 9 (5.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.55%) Replication
4 4 (2.37%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.78%) iPhone
6 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.18%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.59%) iPad
7 1 (0.59%) Clustering
7 1 (0.59%) VLE
7 1 (0.59%) Open Source
7 1 (0.59%) PKI
7 1 (0.59%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.59%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 133 (78.70%) Windows
2 88 (52.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (28.99%) Windows 7
4 44 (26.04%) Linux
5 32 (18.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (14.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (13.02%) UNIX
8 21 (12.43%) Windows XP
9 19 (11.24%) Windows 8
10 10 (5.92%) AIX
10 10 (5.92%) HPUX
10 10 (5.92%) Solaris
11 7 (4.14%) Debian
11 7 (4.14%) Ubuntu
12 4 (2.37%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (1.78%) Android
13 3 (1.78%) Windows Vista
14 2 (1.18%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.18%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (18.93%) ITIL
2 15 (8.88%) Load Balancing
2 15 (8.88%) Service Delivery
3 10 (5.92%) Migration
4 9 (5.33%) Software Deployment
4 9 (5.33%) Security Management
5 7 (4.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (3.55%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (2.96%) Integration Testing
8 4 (2.37%) Network Design
8 4 (2.37%) Software Engineering
9 3 (1.78%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (1.78%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (1.78%) Validation
9 3 (1.78%) PRINCE2
9 3 (1.78%) Project Management
10 2 (1.18%) Workflow
10 2 (1.18%) Server Monitoring
11 1 (0.59%) WAN Optimisation
11 1 (0.59%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.43%) Python
2 13 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 12 (7.10%) PowerShell
4 9 (5.33%) SQL
5 8 (4.73%) PHP
5 8 (4.73%) Bash Shell
6 7 (4.14%) Perl
7 2 (1.18%) ActionScript
7 2 (1.18%) C++
7 2 (1.18%) Java
7 2 (1.18%) C
7 2 (1.18%) Ruby
8 1 (0.59%) C#
Qualifications
1 38 (22.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (20.71%) MCSE
3 24 (14.20%) MCITP
4 23 (13.61%) Degree
4 23 (13.61%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (13.02%) CCNA
6 17 (10.06%) MCSA
7 13 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (4.73%) MCP
9 6 (3.55%) CCNP
10 5 (2.96%) Security Cleared
10 5 (2.96%) MCTS
11 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.59%) CCEE
12 1 (0.59%) CCIA
12 1 (0.59%) VCP4
12 1 (0.59%) HNC
12 1 (0.59%) HND
12 1 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.78%) SLA
System Software
1 117 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 51 (30.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (17.16%) vSphere
4 21 (12.43%) Hyper-V
5 20 (11.83%) VMware ESX
6 19 (11.24%) Squid
6 19 (11.24%) XenApp
7 9 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (4.73%) XenDesktop
9 7 (4.14%) Forefront TMG
9 7 (4.14%) UAG
9 7 (4.14%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (3.55%) ISA Server
10 6 (3.55%) IAG
11 5 (2.96%) XenServer
12 4 (2.37%) VMware Server
12 4 (2.37%) Samba
13 2 (1.18%) Terminal Server
13 2 (1.18%) Postfix
14 1 (0.59%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (10.65%) SCCM
2 16 (9.47%) WSUS
3 10 (5.92%) SCOM
4 6 (3.55%) Cacti
4 6 (3.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (2.96%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.78%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.18%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.18%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.18%) SCSM
8 1 (0.59%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.59%) MOM
Vendors
1 100 (59.17%) VMware
2 77 (45.56%) Microsoft
3 46 (27.22%) Citrix
4 43 (25.44%) Cisco
5 28 (16.57%) HP
6 25 (14.79%) NetApp
7 17 (10.06%) EMC
7 17 (10.06%) Symantec
8 13 (7.69%) Dell
9 12 (7.10%) SolarWinds
10 10 (5.92%) StorageTek
10 10 (5.92%) Oracle
10 10 (5.92%) Sun
10 10 (5.92%) IBM
10 10 (5.92%) Fujitsu
11 8 (4.73%) CheckPoint
12 6 (3.55%) Talend
13 4 (2.37%) Apple
13 4 (2.37%) Adobe
14 3 (1.78%) 3PAR
Coventry
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
The Metropolitan Police Service
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
The Metropolitan Police Service
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Telford
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Coventry
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + on call payments
Posted: 24 days ago