Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for DHCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DHCP over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 137 123
Rank change year-on-year -8 -14 +33
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 60 57 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.54% 1.45% 2.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.29% 9.78% 13.52%
Number of salaries quoted 32 41 69
Birmingham median annual salary £36,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,750 £28,200
90th Percentile £44,000 £48,750 £50,950
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £36,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -10.96% -3.95% +16.92%

DHCP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 646 583 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.54% 14.86% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 415 457 527
Birmingham median annual salary £43,429 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.19% - -
10th Percentile £25,450 £25,750 £23,650
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £61,350
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing DHCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Birmingham

DHCP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DHCP in Birmingham.

Salary trend for DHCP in Birmingham

DHCP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for DHCP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing DHCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 57 (95.00%) DNS
2 38 (63.33%) Active Directory
3 32 (53.33%) Cisco
4 31 (51.67%) Data Centre
5 30 (50.00%) Windows
6 28 (46.67%) ITIL
6 28 (46.67%) VPN
7 26 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (40.00%) CCNP
8 24 (40.00%) CheckPoint
8 24 (40.00%) Fortinet
9 23 (38.33%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (38.33%) ITIL V3
9 23 (38.33%) FWSM
9 23 (38.33%) Presales
9 23 (38.33%) Juniper
9 23 (38.33%) SNMP
9 23 (38.33%) OSPF
9 23 (38.33%) BGP
9 23 (38.33%) Firewall
10 22 (36.67%) VMware
11 20 (33.33%) TCP/IP
12 19 (31.67%) Office 365
13 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (30.00%) Windows Server
14 17 (28.33%) Load Balancing
14 17 (28.33%) VLAN
14 17 (28.33%) IIS
15 16 (26.67%) Network Design

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (28.33%) IIS
2 4 (6.67%) Apache
2 4 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.33%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.33%) JBoss
4 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.67%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (31.67%) Office 365
2 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.00%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 57 (95.00%) DNS
2 28 (46.67%) VPN
3 23 (38.33%) BGP
3 23 (38.33%) Cisco ASA
3 23 (38.33%) Firewall
3 23 (38.33%) FWSM
3 23 (38.33%) OSPF
3 23 (38.33%) SNMP
4 20 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 17 (28.33%) VLAN
6 16 (26.67%) Network Security
6 16 (26.67%) Software-Defined Networking
7 15 (25.00%) SSL
7 15 (25.00%) WAN
8 14 (23.33%) IPsec
9 13 (21.67%) LAN
10 12 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (20.00%) WLAN
11 11 (18.33%) Ethernet
11 11 (18.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Financial Institution
2 6 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Network Specialist
2 12 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 12 (20.00%) Senior Network Specialist
3 11 (18.33%) Architect
3 11 (18.33%) Security Architect
3 11 (18.33%) Security Solutions Architect
3 11 (18.33%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) IT Support
6 7 (11.67%) Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) IT Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Network Design Specialist
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (6.67%) Administrator
8 4 (6.67%) IT Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.00%) LDAP
2 4 (6.67%) WSH
3 2 (3.33%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (3.33%) Kafka
3 2 (3.33%) Spring
4 1 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (51.67%) Data Centre
2 14 (23.33%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (20.00%) PKI
4 11 (18.33%) Cyberthreat
4 11 (18.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (6.67%) Clustering
6 4 (6.67%) Driving Licence
7 2 (3.33%) Fintech
7 2 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (3.33%) Private Cloud
7 2 (3.33%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 30 (50.00%) Windows
2 18 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (18.33%) Windows 7
5 9 (15.00%) Linux
5 9 (15.00%) Windows 10
6 7 (11.67%) Windows 8
7 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.33%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.33%) VMS
9 1 (1.67%) Android
9 1 (1.67%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (46.67%) ITIL
2 23 (38.33%) ITIL V3
2 23 (38.33%) Presales
3 17 (28.33%) Load Balancing
4 16 (26.67%) Network Design
5 14 (23.33%) Project Management
5 14 (23.33%) Service Delivery
6 12 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (20.00%) Due Diligence
6 12 (20.00%) Line Management
6 12 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
6 12 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 12 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 12 (20.00%) Service Management
7 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
7 11 (18.33%) Incident Management
7 11 (18.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 11 (18.33%) SIEM
7 11 (18.33%) Software Optimisation
7 11 (18.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.00%) SQL
3 4 (6.67%) VBScript
4 2 (3.33%) Go
4 2 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (40.00%) CCNP
3 13 (21.67%) CISSP
4 12 (20.00%) Degree
4 12 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 12 (20.00%) PMP
5 11 (18.33%) CCDP
5 11 (18.33%) CCSE
5 11 (18.33%) IISP
5 11 (18.33%) ISSAP
5 11 (18.33%) JNCIP
5 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (16.67%) MCSE
7 7 (11.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (8.33%) MCSA
9 4 (6.67%) MCITP
10 3 (5.00%) CCNA
10 3 (5.00%) MCP
11 2 (3.33%) CISM
11 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 38 (63.33%) Active Directory
2 18 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.00%) Firmware
5 2 (3.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (3.33%) Docker
5 2 (3.33%) Squid
6 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (23.33%) SCCM
2 11 (18.33%) QRadar
3 4 (6.67%) WSUS
4 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (3.33%) Ambari
5 2 (3.33%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.33%) Cacti
5 2 (3.33%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (3.33%) FortiGate
5 2 (3.33%) Kibana
5 2 (3.33%) Kubernetes
5 2 (3.33%) logstash
5 2 (3.33%) Nagios
5 2 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (53.33%) Cisco
2 24 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 24 (40.00%) Fortinet
3 23 (38.33%) Juniper
4 22 (36.67%) VMware
5 16 (26.67%) Forcepoint
5 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 13 (21.67%) F5
6 13 (21.67%) IBM
6 13 (21.67%) Splunk
7 12 (20.00%) CA
8 11 (18.33%) LogRhythm
8 11 (18.33%) Tufin
9 7 (11.67%) NetApp
10 6 (10.00%) Dell
11 5 (8.33%) Nimble Storage
12 4 (6.67%) HP
13 3 (5.00%) Citrix
13 3 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (5.00%) Veeam