Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 102 150
Rank change year-on-year -29 +48 -3
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 66 130 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.72% 2.73% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.07% 16.35% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 55 108 37
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +21.83%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,775 £25,600
90th Percentile £49,500 £45,750 £40,550
West Midlands median annual salary £38,000 £35,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.80% +8.46% +4.84%

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 596 795 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.49% 16.70% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 459 528 680
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,675 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DHCP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing DHCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 60 (90.91%) DNS
2 57 (86.36%) Windows
3 38 (57.58%) VPN
4 37 (56.06%) Active Directory
5 29 (43.94%) Windows Server
6 25 (37.88%) Cisco
6 25 (37.88%) Windows 7
7 23 (34.85%) 802.1X
7 23 (34.85%) Firewall
8 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
8 21 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (30.30%) VMware
10 19 (28.79%) WAN
10 19 (28.79%) Windows 10
11 18 (27.27%) LAN
12 17 (25.76%) ITIL
12 17 (25.76%) SLA
12 17 (25.76%) TCP/IP
12 17 (25.76%) PowerShell
12 17 (25.76%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (22.73%) CCNP
14 14 (21.21%) HP
14 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Office
15 13 (19.70%) SQL
16 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
16 12 (18.18%) Retail
16 12 (18.18%) Degree
16 12 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 12 (18.18%) Windows 8

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 7 (10.61%) Apache
1 7 (10.61%) IIS
2 6 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.09%) nginx
3 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) Office 365
2 5 (7.58%) G Suite
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 60 (90.91%) DNS
2 38 (57.58%) VPN
3 23 (34.85%) Firewall
4 19 (28.79%) WAN
5 18 (27.27%) LAN
6 17 (25.76%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (25.76%) TCP/IP
7 11 (16.67%) 802.11
8 10 (15.15%) SAN
8 10 (15.15%) SSH
9 9 (13.64%) IPsec
9 9 (13.64%) SNMP
9 9 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (12.12%) MPLS
10 8 (12.12%) TACACS
10 8 (12.12%) VLAN
11 6 (9.09%) Asterisk PBX
12 5 (7.58%) Internet
12 5 (7.58%) VoIP
13 4 (6.06%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) MariaDB
2 6 (9.09%) MySQL
2 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Vagrant
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.52%) GitLab
3 1 (1.52%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.52%) Subversion
3 1 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (18.18%) Retail
2 6 (9.09%) Games
2 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.58%) Finance
4 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (21.21%) Network Engineer
2 13 (19.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Analyst
4 7 (10.61%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (9.09%) Administrator
5 6 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.58%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (7.58%) Applications Support
6 5 (7.58%) PC Support
7 4 (6.06%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 4 (6.06%) ICT Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) ICT Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Switch Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.85%) 802.1X
2 6 (9.09%) LAMP
2 6 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.52%) .NET
3 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) PKI
2 6 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) AS400
3 2 (3.03%) Clustering
3 2 (3.03%) Replication
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 57 (86.36%) Windows
2 29 (43.94%) Windows Server
3 25 (37.88%) Windows 7
4 19 (28.79%) Windows 10
5 12 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (16.67%) Windows Vista
7 8 (12.12%) Linux
8 6 (9.09%) Debian
8 6 (9.09%) Ubuntu
8 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (3.03%) HPUX
10 2 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) ITIL
2 11 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 10 (15.15%) Process Improvement
4 8 (12.12%) Presales
5 7 (10.61%) DevOps
6 6 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 6 (9.09%) Line Management
6 6 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 6 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (9.09%) Web Development
7 5 (7.58%) Disk Encryption
7 5 (7.58%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.58%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (7.58%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 4 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (6.06%) Release Management
8 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.55%) CRM
10 2 (3.03%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.76%) PowerShell
2 13 (19.70%) SQL
3 6 (9.09%) PHP
3 6 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.58%) VB
5 1 (1.52%) C
5 1 (1.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (22.73%) CCNP
3 12 (18.18%) Degree
3 12 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 11 (16.67%) Master's Degree
5 9 (13.64%) CCNA
6 8 (12.12%) CCIE
7 7 (10.61%) MCP
8 6 (9.09%) MCSE
8 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (3.03%) CCDP
11 1 (1.52%) MCSA
11 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.52%) PMP
11 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (25.76%) SLA
2 2 (3.03%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (56.06%) Active Directory
2 15 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.12%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (9.09%) Docker
4 6 (9.09%) KVM
4 6 (9.09%) pfSense
4 6 (9.09%) Samba
4 6 (9.09%) VirtualBox
5 5 (7.58%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.52%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.52%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (16.67%) SCCM
2 7 (10.61%) WSUS
3 6 (9.09%) Ansible
3 6 (9.09%) Puppet
3 6 (9.09%) Salt
4 5 (7.58%) AirWatch
5 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.03%) SCOM
6 1 (1.52%) QRadar
Vendors
1 25 (37.88%) Cisco
2 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 20 (30.30%) VMware
4 14 (21.21%) HP
5 10 (15.15%) Juniper
6 8 (12.12%) Dell
7 7 (10.61%) EqualLogic
7 7 (10.61%) Nimble Storage
7 7 (10.61%) Synology
7 7 (10.61%) Veeam
8 6 (9.09%) Fujitsu
9 5 (7.58%) Google
10 3 (4.55%) Aruba
10 3 (4.55%) Citrix
10 3 (4.55%) Fortinet
10 3 (4.55%) Sophos
10 3 (4.55%) Symantec
11 2 (3.03%) Aerohive Networks
11 2 (3.03%) Forcepoint
11 2 (3.03%) Motorola