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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 150 157 151
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 74 52 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.32% 0.96% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.86% 5.89% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 68 46 47
Average salary £31,500 £32,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.81% +0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £23,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,786 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,875
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -2.43%
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
941 883 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.79% 16.35% 17.03%
Number of salaries quoted 763 744 663
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +7 24 £34,990 -6.69% 4
Coventry -15 17 £33,750 +7.14% 2
Warwickshire +14 12 £31,500 -10.00% 4
Shropshire - 6 £45,000 - 1
Staffordshire -13 4 £25,000 -23.07%
Solihull - 3 £35,000 -
Worcestershire -4 2 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Walsall - 1 £20,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £37,500 -
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 159 (94.08%) DNS
2 136 (80.47%) Windows
3 122 (72.19%) Active Directory
4 105 (62.13%) VMware
5 98 (57.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 86 (50.89%) Microsoft
7 82 (48.52%) MS Exchange
8 62 (36.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 54 (31.95%) TCP/IP
10 52 (30.77%) Firewall
11 49 (28.99%) SAN
11 49 (28.99%) Exchange Server 2010
12 47 (27.81%) VPN
12 47 (27.81%) Exchange Server 2007
12 47 (27.81%) Windows 7
13 45 (26.63%) Finance
13 45 (26.63%) Microsoft Certification
13 45 (26.63%) Citrix
14 43 (25.44%) LAN
14 43 (25.44%) MS Excel
15 42 (24.85%) WAN
16 41 (24.26%) Windows Server 2012
17 40 (23.67%) MCSE
17 40 (23.67%) SQL Server
18 39 (23.08%) ITIL
19 38 (22.49%) Cisco
20 36 (21.30%) vSphere
21 34 (20.12%) Linux
22 32 (18.93%) HP
23 26 (15.38%) MCSA

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 82 (48.52%) MS Exchange
2 49 (28.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 47 (27.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 26 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (11.83%) IIS
6 16 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2003
7 13 (7.69%) Apache
8 9 (5.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (4.14%) Lync
10 4 (2.37%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.78%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (1.18%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (25.44%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Exchequer
1 1 (0.59%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.59%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.55%) Office 365
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 159 (94.08%) DNS
2 54 (31.95%) TCP/IP
3 52 (30.77%) Firewall
4 49 (28.99%) SAN
5 47 (27.81%) VPN
6 43 (25.44%) LAN
7 42 (24.85%) WAN
8 15 (8.88%) VoIP
9 14 (8.28%) VLAN
10 13 (7.69%) IP Telephony
11 12 (7.10%) NAS
12 10 (5.92%) Wireless
13 9 (5.33%) Internet
14 8 (4.73%) SMTP
15 7 (4.14%) Cisco ASA
16 6 (3.55%) LDAP
16 6 (3.55%) Wi-Fi
16 6 (3.55%) Cisco PIX
16 6 (3.55%) iSCSI
16 6 (3.55%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (23.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (5.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (4.14%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (3.55%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.55%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 45 (26.63%) Finance
2 7 (4.14%) Banking
3 4 (2.37%) Back Office
4 2 (1.18%) Legal
4 2 (1.18%) Retail
4 2 (1.18%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (27.81%) Support Engineer
2 24 (14.20%) Analyst
3 23 (13.61%) Systems Engineer
4 21 (12.43%) Administrator
5 20 (11.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 20 (11.83%) 3rd Line Support
6 19 (11.24%) Systems Administrator
7 17 (10.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 15 (8.88%) Technical Support
9 12 (7.10%) Network Analyst
10 11 (6.51%) Senior Network Analyst
10 11 (6.51%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 11 (6.51%) 2nd Line Support
10 11 (6.51%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (5.92%) Server Engineer
12 9 (5.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 9 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 9 (5.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 8 (4.73%) IT Support
14 7 (4.14%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.55%) COM
2 3 (1.78%) CSS
2 3 (1.78%) HTML
3 2 (1.18%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.73%) EqualLogic
3 7 (4.14%) Replication
4 5 (2.96%) CLARiiON
4 5 (2.96%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.18%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.18%) iPhone
6 2 (1.18%) Clustering
7 1 (0.59%) VLE
7 1 (0.59%) PKI
7 1 (0.59%) GIS
7 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.59%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.59%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 136 (80.47%) Windows
2 98 (57.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (27.81%) Windows 7
4 41 (24.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (20.12%) Linux
6 25 (14.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (11.24%) Windows 8
8 18 (10.65%) Windows XP
9 15 (8.88%) UNIX
10 6 (3.55%) Debian
10 6 (3.55%) Ubuntu
11 5 (2.96%) AIX
11 5 (2.96%) HPUX
11 5 (2.96%) Solaris
12 4 (2.37%) VMS
12 4 (2.37%) Android
12 4 (2.37%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.18%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.18%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.18%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (23.08%) ITIL
2 16 (9.47%) Load Balancing
3 12 (7.10%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (5.92%) Security Management
5 8 (4.73%) Software Deployment
5 8 (4.73%) Mentoring
6 7 (4.14%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (3.55%) Migration
7 6 (3.55%) Service Delivery
8 4 (2.37%) Change Control
9 3 (1.78%) Software Engineering
9 3 (1.78%) Validation
9 3 (1.78%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (1.78%) Line Management
9 3 (1.78%) Project Management
9 3 (1.78%) Service Management
9 3 (1.78%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (1.18%) Network Design
10 2 (1.18%) Workflow
10 2 (1.18%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.65%) Python
2 10 (5.92%) PowerShell
3 9 (5.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (5.33%) SQL
4 6 (3.55%) Perl
4 6 (3.55%) PHP
4 6 (3.55%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.18%) C
6 1 (0.59%) VBScript
6 1 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (26.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (23.67%) MCSE
3 26 (15.38%) MCSA
4 25 (14.79%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (13.61%) Degree
5 23 (13.61%) CCNA
6 21 (12.43%) MCITP
7 19 (11.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (4.14%) CCNP
9 5 (2.96%) CCA
9 5 (2.96%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (2.37%) MCP
11 3 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.18%) HNC
12 2 (1.18%) HND
12 2 (1.18%) VCP4
13 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.59%) MCTS
13 1 (0.59%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.55%) SLA
System Software
1 122 (72.19%) Active Directory
2 62 (36.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (21.30%) vSphere
4 21 (12.43%) XenApp
5 20 (11.83%) Hyper-V
5 20 (11.83%) VMware ESX
6 17 (10.06%) Squid
7 10 (5.92%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (4.14%) XenDesktop
8 7 (4.14%) UAG
9 6 (3.55%) Forefront TMG
9 6 (3.55%) IAG
9 6 (3.55%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (2.96%) ISA Server
11 4 (2.37%) vCloud
11 4 (2.37%) VMware Server
11 4 (2.37%) XenServer
12 2 (1.18%) Samba
12 2 (1.18%) Postfix
13 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 19 (11.24%) SCCM
2 15 (8.88%) WSUS
3 11 (6.51%) Backup Exec
4 10 (5.92%) SCOM
5 6 (3.55%) Cacti
5 6 (3.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 5 (2.96%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.18%) MOM
7 2 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.59%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.59%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 105 (62.13%) VMware
2 86 (50.89%) Microsoft
3 45 (26.63%) Citrix
4 38 (22.49%) Cisco
5 32 (18.93%) HP
6 26 (15.38%) NetApp
7 24 (14.20%) Symantec
8 22 (13.02%) Dell
9 14 (8.28%) EMC
9 14 (8.28%) SolarWinds
10 9 (5.33%) CheckPoint
11 7 (4.14%) IBM
12 6 (3.55%) Talend
13 5 (2.96%) Fujitsu
13 5 (2.96%) WatchGuard
13 5 (2.96%) SonicWALL
13 5 (2.96%) Oracle
13 5 (2.96%) Sun
13 5 (2.96%) Apple
13 5 (2.96%) StorageTek
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
MBA Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Car, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + training
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
CV4 7AL, Coventry, UK
University of Warwick
Salary: £38,511 - £45,954 pa
Posted: 7 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £25-35k dependent on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Hereford & Worcestershire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 35000-40000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 days ago