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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 138 120 156
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +36
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 85 86 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.45% 1.60% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.51% 9.84% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 77 81 42
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,600 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £52,450
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
894 874 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.22% 16.23% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 809 715 798
Average salary £40,000 £36,479 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.65% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +1 25 £35,000 +6.87% 4
Staffordshire +14 18 £25,000 +11.11% 3
Worcestershire 0 12 £34,299 +5.53% 3
Shropshire -1 12 £24,500 -30.00%
Warwickshire -20 10 £37,500 +19.04%
Herefordshire - 3 £46,250 -
Coventry -33 2 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Halesowen - 1 £29,000 -
Walsall - 1 £21,500 -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 133 (97.08%) DNS
2 111 (81.02%) Active Directory
3 106 (77.37%) Windows
4 87 (63.50%) MS Exchange
5 76 (55.47%) Microsoft
6 71 (51.82%) TCP/IP
7 66 (48.18%) VMware
8 62 (45.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 55 (40.15%) Exchange Server 2010
10 47 (34.31%) VMware Infrastructure
10 47 (34.31%) VPN
10 47 (34.31%) SAN
11 46 (33.58%) Cisco
12 44 (32.12%) Citrix
13 43 (31.39%) LAN
14 40 (29.20%) Windows Server 2012
15 39 (28.47%) MS Office
16 38 (27.74%) WAN
16 38 (27.74%) Windows Server 2003
17 36 (26.28%) Firewall
18 35 (25.55%) Microsoft Certification
19 33 (24.09%) Cisco Certification
20 29 (21.17%) SQL Server
20 29 (21.17%) MCSE
21 27 (19.71%) CCNA
21 27 (19.71%) Wireless
21 27 (19.71%) MCITP
21 27 (19.71%) Windows 7
22 25 (18.25%) Exchange Server 2013
23 24 (17.52%) ITIL

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 87 (63.50%) MS Exchange
2 55 (40.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (18.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (14.60%) Exchange Server 2003
4 20 (14.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (9.49%) SharePoint
6 12 (8.76%) IIS
7 4 (2.92%) Lync
7 4 (2.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.19%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.46%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.46%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.73%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.73%) Apache
10 1 (0.73%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 39 (28.47%) MS Office
2 21 (15.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.73%) MS Project
3 1 (0.73%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.14%) Office 365
2 2 (1.46%) SaaS
3 1 (0.73%) Symantec.cloud
3 1 (0.73%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 133 (97.08%) DNS
2 71 (51.82%) TCP/IP
3 47 (34.31%) VPN
3 47 (34.31%) SAN
4 43 (31.39%) LAN
5 38 (27.74%) WAN
6 36 (26.28%) Firewall
7 27 (19.71%) Wireless
8 21 (15.33%) VoIP
9 17 (12.41%) VLAN
10 9 (6.57%) NAS
11 8 (5.84%) PBX
12 7 (5.11%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (5.11%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (4.38%) Internet
13 6 (4.38%) WLAN
13 6 (4.38%) Ethernet
14 5 (3.65%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (3.65%) DMZ
14 5 (3.65%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (21.17%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (8.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (8.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (5.84%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Hudson
General
1 9 (6.57%) Finance
2 6 (4.38%) Legal
3 5 (3.65%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.46%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.46%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.73%) Advertising
5 1 (0.73%) Local Government
5 1 (0.73%) Retail
5 1 (0.73%) French Language
5 1 (0.73%) German Language
Job Titles
1 25 (18.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (17.52%) Support Engineer
3 17 (12.41%) Analyst
4 16 (11.68%) Systems Administrator
5 13 (9.49%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (9.49%) Administrator
6 11 (8.03%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (8.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 11 (8.03%) IT Support
7 9 (6.57%) Technical Engineer
7 9 (6.57%) Help Desk Analyst
8 8 (5.84%) Consultant
8 8 (5.84%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (5.11%) IT Support Technician
9 7 (5.11%) 1st Line Support
9 7 (5.11%) Support Technician
9 7 (5.11%) Network Engineer
10 6 (4.38%) IT Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (4.38%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.73%) COM
1 1 (0.73%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.03%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.57%) EqualLogic
3 8 (5.84%) Clustering
4 6 (4.38%) Replication
5 3 (2.19%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.19%) FMCG
5 3 (2.19%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.73%) Statistics
7 1 (0.73%) iPhone
7 1 (0.73%) iPad
7 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 106 (77.37%) Windows
2 62 (45.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (29.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (27.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (19.71%) Windows 7
6 19 (13.87%) Linux
7 16 (11.68%) Windows 8
8 5 (3.65%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.19%) UNIX
10 2 (1.46%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.73%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.73%) NetWare
11 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (17.52%) ITIL
2 12 (8.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (7.30%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (5.84%) Migration
5 7 (5.11%) Load Balancing
5 7 (5.11%) Service Management
5 7 (5.11%) Server Building
6 6 (4.38%) Service Delivery
7 5 (3.65%) Time Management
7 5 (3.65%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (2.92%) Network Management
8 4 (2.92%) E-Commerce
9 3 (2.19%) Information Security
9 3 (2.19%) Network Design
9 3 (2.19%) Project Management
9 3 (2.19%) ITIL V3
9 3 (2.19%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (2.19%) Patch Management
9 3 (2.19%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (1.46%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.76%) PowerShell
1 12 (8.76%) SQL
2 2 (1.46%) C
3 1 (0.73%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.73%) Perl
3 1 (0.73%) PHP
3 1 (0.73%) VBScript
3 1 (0.73%) VB
3 1 (0.73%) Python
3 1 (0.73%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 35 (25.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (24.09%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (21.17%) MCSE
4 27 (19.71%) CCNA
4 27 (19.71%) MCITP
5 15 (10.95%) MCSA
6 11 (8.03%) MCTS
7 9 (6.57%) CCNP
8 7 (5.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (3.65%) Degree
9 5 (3.65%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (3.65%) CCA
9 5 (3.65%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (2.92%) Security Cleared
11 3 (2.19%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.46%) CCDP
12 2 (1.46%) JNCIP
12 2 (1.46%) CCSE
13 1 (0.73%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.73%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.76%) SLA
2 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 111 (81.02%) Active Directory
2 47 (34.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (16.79%) Hyper-V
4 20 (14.60%) vSphere
5 13 (9.49%) XenApp
6 11 (8.03%) Terminal Server
7 6 (4.38%) VMware ESX
8 5 (3.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 5 (3.65%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.19%) Xen
9 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (2.19%) XenServer
9 3 (2.19%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.46%) DFS Replication
10 2 (1.46%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.73%) Squid
11 1 (0.73%) Novell eDirectory
11 1 (0.73%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (13.87%) SCCM
2 16 (11.68%) SCOM
3 8 (5.84%) Backup Exec
4 5 (3.65%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.46%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.46%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (1.46%) WSUS
5 2 (1.46%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.73%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.73%) MOM
6 1 (0.73%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 76 (55.47%) Microsoft
2 66 (48.18%) VMware
3 46 (33.58%) Cisco
4 44 (32.12%) Citrix
5 14 (10.22%) HP
5 14 (10.22%) Dell
6 13 (9.49%) CheckPoint
7 8 (5.84%) Symantec
8 7 (5.11%) Veeam
9 6 (4.38%) SAP
10 5 (3.65%) EMC
10 5 (3.65%) Juniper
10 5 (3.65%) NetApp
11 4 (2.92%) 3PAR
11 4 (2.92%) F5
12 3 (2.19%) Fortinet
12 3 (2.19%) Barracuda Networks
12 3 (2.19%) IBM
12 3 (2.19%) CA
13 2 (1.46%) IPFX
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