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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Rank 136 167 122
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -45
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 70 30 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.42% 0.68% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.20% 3.87% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 55 28 59
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,800 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £45,500 £48,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
- -4.97%
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
761 775 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.45% 17.52% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 677 608 695
Average salary £35,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 28 January 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 January 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 +4 18 £24,500 -30.00% 6
Staffordshire +18 15 £18,750 -8.53% 1
Shropshire -3 12 £31,250 -10.71%
Warwickshire - 7 £36,500 - 1
Solihull +4 4 £45,000 +8.43% 2
Worcestershire +12 3 £31,875 +9.91% 4
Coventry -11 2 £30,750 -18.00%
Herefordshire - 2 £23,000 -
Wolverhampton -8 1 £50,000 +44.92%
DHCP
England

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 143 (100.00%) DNS
2 122 (85.31%) Windows
3 101 (70.63%) Active Directory
4 100 (69.93%) VMware
5 81 (56.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 79 (55.24%) Microsoft
7 72 (50.35%) MS Exchange
8 60 (41.96%) VMware Infrastructure
9 55 (38.46%) LAN
10 52 (36.36%) TCP/IP
11 51 (35.66%) Citrix
12 48 (33.57%) SAN
13 46 (32.17%) Microsoft Certification
14 44 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
15 43 (30.07%) Windows Server 2003
15 43 (30.07%) WAN
15 43 (30.07%) Firewall
16 40 (27.97%) VPN
17 39 (27.27%) MCSE
17 39 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
18 37 (25.87%) vSphere
19 34 (23.78%) MS Excel
19 34 (23.78%) Cisco
19 34 (23.78%) Cisco Certification
20 32 (22.38%) SQL Server
21 31 (21.68%) ITIL
21 31 (21.68%) Windows 7
22 28 (19.58%) MCSA
22 28 (19.58%) HP
22 28 (19.58%) Exchange Server 2007

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 72 (50.35%) MS Exchange
2 44 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (19.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (10.49%) IIS
5 13 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (3.50%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.80%) nginx
8 4 (2.80%) Node.js
8 4 (2.80%) Apache
8 4 (2.80%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.40%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.40%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.40%) Lync
10 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 34 (23.78%) MS Excel
2 15 (10.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.19%) Office 365
2 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 143 (100.00%) DNS
2 55 (38.46%) LAN
3 52 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 48 (33.57%) SAN
5 43 (30.07%) Firewall
5 43 (30.07%) WAN
6 40 (27.97%) VPN
7 27 (18.88%) Wireless
8 14 (9.79%) VLAN
9 12 (8.39%) Network Security
9 12 (8.39%) OSPF
9 12 (8.39%) BGP
9 12 (8.39%) EIGRP
9 12 (8.39%) RIP
10 10 (6.99%) Internet
11 9 (6.29%) TACACS
12 8 (5.59%) Intranet
13 7 (4.90%) FTP
13 7 (4.90%) SSH
13 7 (4.90%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (22.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (4.90%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (4.20%) MySQL
6 4 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (2.80%) Visual Studio
1 4 (2.80%) Subversion
1 4 (2.80%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.70%) Ant
General
1 12 (8.39%) Finance
2 3 (2.10%) Legal
2 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.40%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 33 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 23 (16.08%) 3rd Line Support
3 20 (13.99%) Analyst
3 20 (13.99%) IT Support
4 16 (11.19%) Senior Support Engineer
5 13 (9.09%) Support Technician
6 12 (8.39%) Systems Engineer
7 11 (7.69%) Administrator
8 10 (6.99%) Support Analyst
8 10 (6.99%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (6.29%) Network Engineer
9 9 (6.29%) Consultant
9 9 (6.29%) Server Support
9 9 (6.29%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (6.29%) IT Support Technician
9 9 (6.29%) IT Support Engineer
10 8 (5.59%) Technical Engineer
10 8 (5.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 8 (5.59%) Network Consultant
11 7 (4.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.80%) HTML
1 4 (2.80%) .NET
1 4 (2.80%) CSS
1 4 (2.80%) LAMP
1 4 (2.80%) jQuery
1 4 (2.80%) RESTful
1 4 (2.80%) HTML5
1 4 (2.80%) CSS3
2 3 (2.10%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (1.40%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.40%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.99%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.29%) EqualLogic
3 8 (5.59%) GIS
4 4 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.80%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.80%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.40%) Replication
5 2 (1.40%) Clustering
6 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 122 (85.31%) Windows
2 81 (56.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (30.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (21.68%) Windows 7
6 17 (11.89%) Linux
7 15 (10.49%) Windows XP
8 14 (9.79%) Windows 8
9 11 (7.69%) Android
10 7 (4.90%) Windows Vista
11 5 (3.50%) VMS
12 3 (2.10%) UNIX
13 2 (1.40%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.40%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (21.68%) ITIL
2 20 (13.99%) Service Delivery
3 10 (6.99%) Network Management
4 8 (5.59%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (5.59%) PRINCE
4 8 (5.59%) Migration
4 8 (5.59%) Load Balancing
5 7 (4.90%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (4.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (3.50%) Service Management
8 4 (2.80%) OO
8 4 (2.80%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (2.80%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (2.80%) MVC
9 3 (2.10%) Network Architecture
9 3 (2.10%) ITIL V3
9 3 (2.10%) Change Control
9 3 (2.10%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (2.10%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.10%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.19%) SQL
2 4 (2.80%) C#
2 4 (2.80%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.40%) C
3 2 (1.40%) VBScript
3 2 (1.40%) VB
4 1 (0.70%) R
Qualifications
1 46 (32.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (27.27%) MCSE
3 34 (23.78%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (19.58%) MCSA
5 21 (14.69%) CCNA
6 18 (12.59%) CCNP
7 14 (9.79%) Degree
8 13 (9.09%) CCA
8 13 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
8 13 (9.09%) MCITP
9 11 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (4.20%) Security Cleared
11 4 (2.80%) VCP4
11 4 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (2.10%) CCSE
12 3 (2.10%) MCTS
12 3 (2.10%) CCIE
13 2 (1.40%) HNC
13 2 (1.40%) HND
13 2 (1.40%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.80%) SLA
System Software
1 101 (70.63%) Active Directory
2 60 (41.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (25.87%) vSphere
4 26 (18.18%) Hyper-V
5 13 (9.09%) XenApp
6 10 (6.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 8 (5.59%) VMware ESX
7 8 (5.59%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (5.59%) vCloud
8 2 (1.40%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.40%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.40%) XenServer
9 1 (0.70%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.70%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.70%) IAG
9 1 (0.70%) UAG
9 1 (0.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.70%) Xen
9 1 (0.70%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 13 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 10 (6.99%) SCCM
3 6 (4.20%) SCOM
4 5 (3.50%) WSUS
5 4 (2.80%) MOM
6 3 (2.10%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.40%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.40%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.70%) Cacti
8 1 (0.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.70%) SCSM
8 1 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 100 (69.93%) VMware
2 79 (55.24%) Microsoft
3 51 (35.66%) Citrix
4 34 (23.78%) Cisco
5 28 (19.58%) HP
6 16 (11.19%) Symantec
7 15 (10.49%) NetApp
8 12 (8.39%) Dell
8 12 (8.39%) EMC
9 11 (7.69%) Apple
10 10 (6.99%) CheckPoint
10 10 (6.99%) Juniper
11 8 (5.59%) WatchGuard
12 6 (4.20%) SonicWALL
12 6 (4.20%) Fortinet
13 5 (3.50%) 3PAR
13 5 (3.50%) SolarWinds
14 4 (2.80%) CommVault
15 3 (2.10%) Sophos
16 2 (1.40%) Sourcefire
Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + great company + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Britvic
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16500 - £22500 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Canon
Salary: £27945 - £36180 per annum + £4372 to £5348 OTE + co car/car allowance
Posted: 23 days ago