Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 78 74
Rank change year-on-year +18 -4 -3
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 8 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.11% 0.24% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.34% 2.20% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 11
Lancashire median annual salary £31,000 £35,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.43% +18.64% -9.23%
10th Percentile £28,500 £35,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £42,150 £35,000 £35,000
North West median annual salary £32,500 £38,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year -14.47% +3.40% +11.36%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 109 91 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 15.14% 11.14% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 89 77 113
Lancashire median annual salary £28,500 £35,000 £33,654
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.57% +4.00% +12.18%
10th Percentile £18,500 £19,650 £18,000
90th Percentile £54,765 £48,300 £47,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% +2.67%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Lancashire

DHCP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for DHCP in Lancashire

DHCP
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Lancashire over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for DHCP in Lancashire

DHCP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn - 4 £31,000 -
Nelson - 3 £29,000 -
Preston +10 1 £34,000 -2.86%
DHCP
North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) Mitel
3 4 (50.00%) VLAN
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (37.50%) Commercial Awareness
4 3 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) SLA
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (37.50%) Validation
4 3 (37.50%) VoIP
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (12.50%) SSL
6 1 (12.50%) WLAN
6 1 (12.50%) WAN
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) LAN

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) VLAN
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) IPsec
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) SSL
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) WLAN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Support
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Commercial Awareness
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 3 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (37.50%) Validation
2 3 (37.50%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (12.50%) Contract Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Mitel
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya
3 1 (12.50%) Brocade
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds