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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 140 112 169
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +57
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 61 96 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.23% 1.88% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.11% 11.31% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 58 73 15
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £23,200 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £54,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,834 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.97% +13.33%
Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
752 849 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.17% 16.67% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 644 718 557
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +10 14 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Birmingham -11 12 £40,000 +18.95%
Solihull - 9 £37,500 -
Staffordshire -6 5 £21,000 -44.00% 2
Warwickshire +8 4 £30,000 -37.50%
Walsall +5 2 £19,500 -13.33% 2
Shropshire -2 2 £22,750 -44.17%
Herefordshire - 2 £21,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £22,000 -
Worcestershire +1 1 £22,500 -30.76% 2
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England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 92 (95.83%) DNS
2 76 (79.17%) Windows
3 66 (68.75%) Active Directory
4 48 (50.00%) VMware
5 44 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (43.75%) LAN
6 42 (43.75%) WAN
7 41 (42.71%) MS Exchange
8 38 (39.58%) Cisco
8 38 (39.58%) TCP/IP
8 38 (39.58%) Firewall
9 35 (36.46%) VPN
10 32 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 28 (29.17%) Linux
12 27 (28.13%) Citrix
13 26 (27.08%) Cisco Certification
13 26 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
13 26 (27.08%) SAN
14 24 (25.00%) MCSE
15 23 (23.96%) Windows Server 2003
16 21 (21.88%) CCNA
16 21 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
17 20 (20.83%) Windows 7
17 20 (20.83%) MCITP
17 20 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2003
18 19 (19.79%) Apache
18 19 (19.79%) MS Office
19 18 (18.75%) HP
20 17 (17.71%) Exchange Server 2007
21 16 (16.67%) EMC

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 41 (42.71%) MS Exchange
2 21 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2003
4 19 (19.79%) Apache
5 17 (17.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (11.46%) IIS
7 10 (10.42%) Lync
8 9 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (5.21%) SharePoint
11 2 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (2.08%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (1.04%) Node.js
12 1 (1.04%) nginx
12 1 (1.04%) IBM Notes
12 1 (1.04%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (19.79%) MS Office
2 11 (11.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.25%) Office 365
2 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 92 (95.83%) DNS
2 42 (43.75%) LAN
2 42 (43.75%) WAN
3 38 (39.58%) TCP/IP
3 38 (39.58%) Firewall
4 35 (36.46%) VPN
5 26 (27.08%) SAN
6 15 (15.63%) SMTP
7 14 (14.58%) VLAN
7 14 (14.58%) HTTP
8 11 (11.46%) NAS
8 11 (11.46%) Wireless
9 10 (10.42%) FTP
9 10 (10.42%) VoIP
9 10 (10.42%) Cisco PIX
9 10 (10.42%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (9.38%) iSCSI
10 9 (9.38%) FCoE
10 9 (9.38%) Fibre Channel
10 9 (9.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.08%) MySQL
3 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) WinDbg
1 2 (2.08%) Subversion
2 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.04%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (14.58%) Finance
2 5 (5.21%) Banking
3 2 (2.08%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.04%) Back Office
4 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (29.17%) Analyst
2 15 (15.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 15 (15.63%) Senior Analyst
3 14 (14.58%) Support Engineer
4 13 (13.54%) Network Analyst
4 13 (13.54%) Developer
5 11 (11.46%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 11 (11.46%) Senior Network Analyst
6 9 (9.38%) Python Developer
6 9 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (9.38%) Consultant
7 7 (7.29%) IT Support
8 6 (6.25%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (5.21%) Help Desk Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Network Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.17%) Administrator
10 4 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.58%) HTML
2 13 (13.54%) CSS
3 5 (5.21%) COM
4 2 (2.08%) LAMP
4 2 (2.08%) Web Services
4 2 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.04%) Ajax
5 1 (1.04%) jQuery
5 1 (1.04%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.04%) CSS3
5 1 (1.04%) HTML5
5 1 (1.04%) RESTful
5 1 (1.04%) XML
5 1 (1.04%) .NET
5 1 (1.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) CLARiiON
2 3 (3.13%) Replication
3 2 (2.08%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.08%) iPhone
3 2 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.08%) iPad
3 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.04%) Statistics
4 1 (1.04%) Informatics
4 1 (1.04%) Open Source
4 1 (1.04%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.04%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.04%) Clustering
4 1 (1.04%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 76 (79.17%) Windows
2 44 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (29.17%) Linux
4 23 (23.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (20.83%) Windows 7
6 13 (13.54%) UNIX
7 12 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (9.38%) AIX
8 9 (9.38%) HPUX
8 9 (9.38%) Solaris
9 8 (8.33%) Windows XP
10 6 (6.25%) Windows 8
11 3 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (3.13%) CentOS
11 3 (3.13%) Fedora
12 2 (2.08%) Debian
12 2 (2.08%) Android
12 2 (2.08%) Ubuntu
12 2 (2.08%) Windows Phone
13 1 (1.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 15 (15.63%) ITIL
3 6 (6.25%) Migration
3 6 (6.25%) Integration Testing
3 6 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 5 (5.21%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (5.21%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 4 (4.17%) Software Deployment
6 2 (2.08%) Project Management
6 2 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.08%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.08%) Software Engineering
6 2 (2.08%) Network Design
6 2 (2.08%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.04%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.04%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (1.04%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.04%) Logistics
7 1 (1.04%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.63%) Python
2 13 (13.54%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.25%) SQL
3 6 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 5 (5.21%) Perl
5 4 (4.17%) Ruby
6 3 (3.13%) PHP
6 3 (3.13%) C
7 2 (2.08%) Java
7 2 (2.08%) ActionScript
7 2 (2.08%) C++
8 1 (1.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (27.08%) Cisco Certification
1 26 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (25.00%) MCSE
3 21 (21.88%) CCNA
4 20 (20.83%) MCITP
5 12 (12.50%) MCTS
6 8 (8.33%) MCP
6 8 (8.33%) Degree
7 6 (6.25%) CCNP
7 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
8 5 (5.21%) CCSA
9 4 (4.17%) MCSA
10 2 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (2.08%) CCEE
10 2 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.04%) CCIA
11 1 (1.04%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 15 (15.63%) VMware ESX
2 15 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.46%) Squid
3 11 (11.46%) vSphere
4 10 (10.42%) Samba
5 8 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 8 (8.33%) XenApp
6 7 (7.29%) Terminal Server
7 6 (6.25%) ISA Server
7 6 (6.25%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (6.25%) UAG
7 6 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (5.21%) IAG
8 5 (5.21%) Hyper-V
8 5 (5.21%) Terminal Services
9 4 (4.17%) Postfix
10 1 (1.04%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.04%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (11.46%) SCCM
2 9 (9.38%) WSUS
3 5 (5.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (5.21%) SCOM
3 5 (5.21%) Cacti
3 5 (5.21%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (2.08%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.08%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.08%) SCSM
5 1 (1.04%) Munin
5 1 (1.04%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.04%) Nagios
5 1 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 48 (50.00%) VMware
2 38 (39.58%) Cisco
3 32 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 27 (28.13%) Citrix
5 18 (18.75%) HP
6 16 (16.67%) EMC
7 15 (15.63%) NetApp
8 12 (12.50%) CheckPoint
9 10 (10.42%) IBM
9 10 (10.42%) SolarWinds
10 9 (9.38%) Fujitsu
10 9 (9.38%) StorageTek
10 9 (9.38%) Sun
10 9 (9.38%) Oracle
11 6 (6.25%) Symantec
12 5 (5.21%) Nokia
13 4 (4.17%) Riverbed
14 3 (3.13%) IronPort
14 3 (3.13%) Dell
15 2 (2.08%) CommVault
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits - strong.
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum - depending on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Burntwood, Staffordshire
TechCare Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago