Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 131 86
Rank change year-on-year +5 -45 +61
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 66 63 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.79% 1.64% 3.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.95% 11.07% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 49 49 122
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £20,750 £25,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £49,500 £47,250
West Midlands median annual salary £36,725 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.07% +7.14% +7.69%

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 603 569 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.37% 14.84% 16.19%
Number of salaries quoted 422 440 533
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.28% +1.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,775 £25,750 £22,800
90th Percentile £68,625 £60,250 £61,000
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year +7.79% -0.65% +1.97%

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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for DHCP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 60 (90.91%) DNS
2 52 (78.79%) Active Directory
3 51 (77.27%) Windows
4 43 (65.15%) Data Centre
5 40 (60.61%) VMware
6 39 (59.09%) Microsoft
7 38 (57.58%) ITIL
8 35 (53.03%) Cisco
9 34 (51.52%) VMware Infrastructure
10 31 (46.97%) SCCM
11 27 (40.91%) IBM
11 27 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (37.88%) HP
12 25 (37.88%) Dell
13 24 (36.36%) Forcepoint
14 23 (34.85%) Hyper-V
14 23 (34.85%) Windows Server 2012
15 22 (33.33%) SharePoint
16 21 (31.82%) McAfee
16 21 (31.82%) Norton AntiVirus
16 21 (31.82%) Symantec
16 21 (31.82%) ITIL Certification
16 21 (31.82%) Kalman Filter
16 21 (31.82%) Patch Management
16 21 (31.82%) Web Filtering
17 20 (30.30%) Self-Motivation
17 20 (30.30%) Service Delivery
18 19 (28.79%) Windows Server
18 19 (28.79%) Windows 7
19 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure

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 22 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 13 (19.70%) SharePoint Server
3 8 (12.12%) MS Exchange
4 7 (10.61%) IIS
5 6 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (6.06%) Apache
7 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.52%) nginx
Applications
1 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (24.24%) Office 365
3 11 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 60 (90.91%) DNS
2 17 (25.76%) VPN
3 13 (19.70%) Firewall
4 11 (16.67%) BGP
4 11 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (16.67%) FWSM
4 11 (16.67%) OSPF
4 11 (16.67%) SNMP
5 10 (15.15%) Network Security
6 9 (13.64%) LAN
6 9 (13.64%) Software-Defined Networking
6 9 (13.64%) WAN
7 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP
8 7 (10.61%) SSL
8 7 (10.61%) WLAN
9 6 (9.09%) Cisco Firepower
9 6 (9.09%) Ethernet
9 6 (9.09%) MPLS
9 6 (9.09%) VLAN
9 6 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) Big Data
2 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
1 7 (10.61%) Retail
2 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 15 (22.73%) Technical Leader
2 14 (21.21%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (13.64%) IT Engineer
3 9 (13.64%) Network Specialist
3 9 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) IT Support
5 7 (10.61%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Architect
6 6 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
6 6 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Security Architect
6 6 (9.09%) Security Solutions Architect
6 6 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Network Specialist
8 4 (6.06%) Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Network Design Specialist
9 3 (4.55%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) LDAP
2 4 (6.06%) Spring
3 1 (1.52%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.52%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 43 (65.15%) Data Centre
2 20 (30.30%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (7.58%) PKI
5 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.03%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 51 (77.27%) Windows
2 27 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (34.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (28.79%) Windows 7
4 19 (28.79%) Windows Server
5 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (15.15%) Windows 10
7 9 (13.64%) Windows 8
8 5 (7.58%) Linux
9 1 (1.52%) Android
9 1 (1.52%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (57.58%) ITIL
2 21 (31.82%) Kalman Filter
2 21 (31.82%) Patch Management
2 21 (31.82%) Web Filtering
3 20 (30.30%) Service Delivery
4 15 (22.73%) DevOps
4 15 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 15 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 11 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 11 (16.67%) Presales
6 10 (15.15%) Network Design
7 9 (13.64%) Project Management
8 8 (12.12%) Line Management
9 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 6 (9.09%) Incident Management
9 6 (9.09%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 6 (9.09%) SIEM
9 6 (9.09%) Software Optimisation
9 6 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) ITIL Certification
2 16 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (21.21%) MCSE
3 14 (21.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (18.18%) CCNP
5 11 (16.67%) MCSA
6 10 (15.15%) CISSP
7 9 (13.64%) MCITP
8 6 (9.09%) CCDP
8 6 (9.09%) CCSE
8 6 (9.09%) IISP
8 6 (9.09%) ISSAP
8 6 (9.09%) JNCIP
9 5 (7.58%) CCNA
9 5 (7.58%) Degree
9 5 (7.58%) PMI Certification
9 5 (7.58%) PMP
10 4 (6.06%) CISM
11 3 (4.55%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.03%) GDPR
3 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (78.79%) Active Directory
2 34 (51.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (34.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (46.97%) SCCM
2 21 (31.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (13.64%) WSUS
4 6 (9.09%) QRadar
5 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (60.61%) VMware
2 39 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 35 (53.03%) Cisco
4 27 (40.91%) IBM
5 25 (37.88%) Dell
5 25 (37.88%) HP
6 24 (36.36%) Forcepoint
7 21 (31.82%) McAfee
7 21 (31.82%) Symantec
8 12 (18.18%) CheckPoint
9 11 (16.67%) Fortinet
10 10 (15.15%) Nimble Storage
11 9 (13.64%) NetApp
12 8 (12.12%) Juniper
13 6 (9.09%) LogRhythm
13 6 (9.09%) Splunk
13 6 (9.09%) Tufin
14 5 (7.58%) CA
14 5 (7.58%) F5
15 3 (4.55%) Palo Alto