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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 147 138 158
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 74 80 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.30% 1.47% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.39% 8.75% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 62 76 43
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,150 £23,300 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,493 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.40% -6.66%
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
882 914 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.45% 16.76% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 794 742 782
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 September 2015.

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 September 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
Birmingham +7 22 £34,500 +13.62% 2
Staffordshire +19 14 £24,250 -3.00%
Warwickshire -12 12 £37,500 +19.04% 1
Worcestershire +7 11 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Solihull +7 6 £32,500 -7.14%
Shropshire -11 4 £25,750 -39.41%
Herefordshire - 3 £46,250 -
Coventry -25 1 £32,500 +8.33% 5
Walsall - 1 £21,500 -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 127 (95.49%) DNS
2 104 (78.20%) Active Directory
3 102 (76.69%) Windows
4 73 (54.89%) MS Exchange
5 68 (51.13%) Microsoft
5 68 (51.13%) TCP/IP
6 61 (45.86%) VMware
7 54 (40.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 45 (33.83%) VPN
8 45 (33.83%) SAN
9 44 (33.08%) Cisco
10 43 (32.33%) LAN
11 42 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
12 40 (30.08%) Exchange Server 2010
13 38 (28.57%) Citrix
13 38 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
14 37 (27.82%) WAN
14 37 (27.82%) VMware Infrastructure
15 33 (24.81%) MCSE
15 33 (24.81%) MS Office
15 33 (24.81%) Firewall
16 31 (23.31%) Windows Server 2003
16 31 (23.31%) Cisco Certification
17 27 (20.30%) CCNA
18 25 (18.80%) ITIL
18 25 (18.80%) Wireless
18 25 (18.80%) MCITP
19 23 (17.29%) Windows 7
19 23 (17.29%) MS Excel
19 23 (17.29%) VoIP

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (54.89%) MS Exchange
2 40 (30.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (13.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 17 (12.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (12.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (9.02%) SharePoint
7 6 (4.51%) IIS
8 5 (3.76%) Lotus Domino
9 4 (3.01%) Lync
10 3 (2.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (2.26%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.75%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 33 (24.81%) MS Office
2 23 (17.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.75%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.02%) Office 365
2 2 (1.50%) SaaS
3 1 (0.75%) Symantec.cloud
3 1 (0.75%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 127 (95.49%) DNS
2 68 (51.13%) TCP/IP
3 45 (33.83%) VPN
3 45 (33.83%) SAN
4 43 (32.33%) LAN
5 37 (27.82%) WAN
6 33 (24.81%) Firewall
7 25 (18.80%) Wireless
8 23 (17.29%) VoIP
9 14 (10.53%) VLAN
10 8 (6.02%) PBX
11 7 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (5.26%) NAS
12 6 (4.51%) Internet
12 6 (4.51%) WLAN
13 5 (3.76%) DMZ
14 4 (3.01%) BGP
14 4 (3.01%) Cisco ASA
15 3 (2.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.04%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (4.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Hudson
General
1 9 (6.77%) Finance
2 6 (4.51%) Legal
3 5 (3.76%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.50%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.75%) Local Government
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) French Language
6 1 (0.75%) German Language
6 1 (0.75%) Advertising
6 1 (0.75%) Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (21.05%) Support Engineer
2 22 (16.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (15.04%) Analyst
4 16 (12.03%) 3rd Line Support
5 14 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 14 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (9.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 11 (8.27%) Administrator
8 9 (6.77%) Help Desk Analyst
9 8 (6.02%) Support Analyst
9 8 (6.02%) Infrastructure Manager
9 8 (6.02%) IT Support
10 7 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
10 7 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (5.26%) Network Engineer
11 6 (4.51%) Consultant
11 6 (4.51%) IT Infrastructure Manager
12 5 (3.76%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
12 5 (3.76%) Senior Manager
12 5 (3.76%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.50%) Web Services
2 1 (0.75%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.77%) EqualLogic
2 4 (3.01%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.01%) Replication
3 3 (2.26%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (2.26%) FMCG
4 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.50%) Clustering
5 1 (0.75%) Statistics
5 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 102 (76.69%) Windows
2 54 (40.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (23.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (17.29%) Windows 7
6 20 (15.04%) Linux
7 19 (14.29%) Windows 8
8 9 (6.77%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.26%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.50%) UNIX
10 2 (1.50%) Debian
10 2 (1.50%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.75%) NetWare
11 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.75%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.80%) ITIL
2 11 (8.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (7.52%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (5.26%) Service Management
5 6 (4.51%) Load Balancing
6 5 (3.76%) Time Management
6 5 (3.76%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (3.76%) Migration
7 4 (3.01%) E-Commerce
7 4 (3.01%) Network Management
8 3 (2.26%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (2.26%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (2.26%) Patch Management
8 3 (2.26%) Project Management
8 3 (2.26%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.26%) Information Security
9 2 (1.50%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (1.50%) Network Design
9 2 (1.50%) Server Building
9 2 (1.50%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.02%) SQL
1 12 (9.02%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.75%) Python
2 1 (0.75%) C
2 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.75%) Perl
2 1 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (24.81%) MCSE
3 31 (23.31%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (20.30%) CCNA
5 25 (18.80%) MCITP
6 20 (15.04%) MCSA
7 10 (7.52%) MCTS
8 8 (6.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (5.26%) CCNP
10 5 (3.76%) Degree
11 4 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (2.26%) CCA
12 3 (2.26%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (2.26%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
14 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.75%) CCSE
14 1 (0.75%) JNCIP
14 1 (0.75%) CCDP
14 1 (0.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.02%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 104 (78.20%) Active Directory
2 37 (27.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (16.54%) Hyper-V
4 10 (7.52%) XenApp
4 10 (7.52%) Terminal Server
5 8 (6.02%) vSphere
6 5 (3.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (2.26%) Xen
7 3 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.26%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.50%) XenServer
8 2 (1.50%) Postfix
8 2 (1.50%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.50%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.75%) Squid
9 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.75%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 15 (11.28%) SCCM
2 14 (10.53%) SCOM
3 7 (5.26%) Backup Exec
4 5 (3.76%) FortiGate
5 3 (2.26%) WSUS
6 2 (1.50%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (1.50%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.75%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (0.75%) MOM
7 1 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 68 (51.13%) Microsoft
2 61 (45.86%) VMware
3 44 (33.08%) Cisco
4 38 (28.57%) Citrix
5 11 (8.27%) Dell
5 11 (8.27%) CheckPoint
6 10 (7.52%) HP
6 10 (7.52%) NetApp
7 7 (5.26%) Veeam
8 6 (4.51%) Symantec
8 6 (4.51%) SAP
9 4 (3.01%) Juniper
10 3 (2.26%) CA
10 3 (2.26%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.26%) EMC
10 3 (2.26%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (2.26%) F5
11 2 (1.50%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.50%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.50%) IPFX
Warwickshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £38154 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Worcestershire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare + Parking
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service
Salary: From £33,117 to £35,055 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: circa £26,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16500 - £22500 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Law Society
Salary: From £35,373 to £41,616 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago