The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for DHCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > West Midlands
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 150 150
Rank change year-on-year +11 0  
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 88 94 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.72% 1.53% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.04% 10.44% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 66 79 74
West Midlands median annual salary £34,000 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.33% +19.04%  
10th Percentile £24,761 £20,600 £19,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £49,050 £40,000
England median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% +5.63%  

DHCP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 797 900 884
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.54% 14.61% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1948 2340 2660
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing DHCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for DHCP in the West Midlands

DHCP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DHCP in the West Midlands

DHCP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +9 44 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Warwickshire +11 10 £26,500 -40.44%
Coventry -14 8 £26,000 -38.82% 2
West Bromwich +13 6 £40,000 -
Shropshire +10 5 £69,713 +114.50% 1
Worcestershire -6 4 £42,500 +115.18%
Solihull -5 2 £37,500 +3.44% 1
Staffordshire +19 1 £28,000 +4.67% 1
Wolverhampton +9 1 £22,000 -
Walsall +6 1 £30,000 +14.28%
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 143 (94.70%) DNS
2 125 (82.78%) Windows
3 87 (57.62%) Active Directory
4 77 (50.99%) Windows Server
5 72 (47.68%) Microsoft
5 72 (47.68%) WAN
6 70 (46.36%) Cisco
7 68 (45.03%) Firewall
8 67 (44.37%) VMware
9 64 (42.38%) TCP/IP
10 54 (35.76%) VPN
10 54 (35.76%) Cisco Certification
11 47 (31.13%) LAN
12 43 (28.48%) CCNA
13 41 (27.15%) Windows 7
14 40 (26.49%) VMware Infrastructure
15 39 (25.83%) Windows Server 2008
15 39 (25.83%) Hyper-V
16 38 (25.17%) ITIL
17 34 (22.52%) Microsoft Office
18 33 (21.85%) MS Exchange
18 33 (21.85%) Data Centre
19 32 (21.19%) Windows 10
19 32 (21.19%) Windows Server 2003
19 32 (21.19%) Cisco ASA
20 29 (19.21%) MPLS
20 29 (19.21%) Office 365
21 28 (18.54%) Windows Server 2012
21 28 (18.54%) SQL
22 27 (17.88%) OSPF

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 33 (21.85%) MS Exchange
2 24 (15.89%) IIS
2 24 (15.89%) SharePoint
3 13 (8.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (5.30%) Apache
4 8 (5.30%) nginx
5 7 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (4.64%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.99%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.32%) SAS
8 2 (1.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (22.52%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (6.62%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (19.21%) Office 365
2 11 (7.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.30%) PaaS
4 7 (4.64%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (4.64%) IaaS
5 6 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (3.97%) SaaS
6 5 (3.31%) G Suite
7 2 (1.32%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 143 (94.70%) DNS
2 72 (47.68%) WAN
3 68 (45.03%) Firewall
4 64 (42.38%) TCP/IP
5 54 (35.76%) VPN
6 47 (31.13%) LAN
7 32 (21.19%) Cisco ASA
8 29 (19.21%) MPLS
9 27 (17.88%) OSPF
10 25 (16.56%) VLAN
11 23 (15.23%) IPv6
12 22 (14.57%) SNMP
13 21 (13.91%) Network Security
14 20 (13.25%) SAN
15 19 (12.58%) Cisco IOS
16 18 (11.92%) Cisco Nexus
17 17 (11.26%) BGP
18 16 (10.60%) DMVPN
18 16 (10.60%) Wireless
19 15 (9.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.97%) MariaDB
2 6 (3.97%) MySQL
2 6 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 6 (3.97%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (9.27%) Manufacturing
2 10 (6.62%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.97%) Automotive
3 6 (3.97%) Finance
3 6 (3.97%) Games
4 4 (2.65%) Retail
5 3 (1.99%) Legal
6 1 (0.66%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (18.54%) Network Engineer
2 19 (12.58%) IT Engineer
3 18 (11.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (9.93%) Support Engineer
5 14 (9.27%) IT Support
6 13 (8.61%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (8.61%) Administrator
7 10 (6.62%) Cisco Engineer
7 10 (6.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 10 (6.62%) IT Support Engineer
7 10 (6.62%) Switch Engineer
8 9 (5.96%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 9 (5.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (5.96%) Analyst
8 9 (5.96%) Architect
9 8 (5.30%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (4.64%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (4.64%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (4.64%) Technical Leader
11 6 (3.97%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.22%) 802.1X
2 6 (3.97%) JSON
2 6 (3.97%) LAMP
2 6 (3.97%) LEMP Stack
2 6 (3.97%) WAP
3 3 (1.99%) .NET
4 1 (0.66%) COM
4 1 (0.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.85%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.95%) Driving Licence
3 11 (7.28%) PKI
4 10 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.30%) Client/Server
5 8 (5.30%) Clustering
6 4 (2.65%) EPoS
7 3 (1.99%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.99%) Replication
8 2 (1.32%) Life Science
9 1 (0.66%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.66%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 1 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.66%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 125 (82.78%) Windows
2 77 (50.99%) Windows Server
3 41 (27.15%) Windows 7
4 39 (25.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (21.19%) Windows 10
5 32 (21.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (18.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (17.22%) Linux
8 17 (11.26%) Windows 8
9 12 (7.95%) Windows Vista
10 10 (6.62%) Unix
11 9 (5.96%) VyOS
12 6 (3.97%) Debian
12 6 (3.97%) Ubuntu
12 6 (3.97%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (1.99%) Android
13 3 (1.99%) Windows XP
14 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
14 2 (1.32%) CentOS
14 2 (1.32%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (25.17%) ITIL
2 19 (12.58%) Load Balancing
3 15 (9.93%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (8.61%) Presales
4 13 (8.61%) Problem Management
5 10 (6.62%) Data Analysis
5 10 (6.62%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (6.62%) Process Improvement
6 9 (5.96%) Network Design
6 9 (5.96%) Project Management
7 8 (5.30%) Mobile Device Management
7 8 (5.30%) Network Management
7 8 (5.30%) Patch Management
8 7 (4.64%) E-Commerce
8 7 (4.64%) High Availability
8 7 (4.64%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (4.64%) Service Delivery
8 7 (4.64%) Web Filtering
9 6 (3.97%) Configuration Management
9 6 (3.97%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.54%) SQL
2 21 (13.91%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.64%) Shell Script
4 6 (3.97%) PHP
5 4 (2.65%) VB
6 3 (1.99%) VBA
7 1 (0.66%) C#
7 1 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (35.76%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (28.48%) CCNA
3 25 (16.56%) CCNP
4 16 (10.60%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (9.93%) Degree
6 14 (9.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (6.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 10 (6.62%) Master's Degree
8 9 (5.96%) Security Cleared
9 8 (5.30%) MCSE
9 8 (5.30%) SC Cleared
10 7 (4.64%) CCIE
10 7 (4.64%) MCP
11 3 (1.99%) DBS Check
11 3 (1.99%) MCITP
11 3 (1.99%) MCSA
12 2 (1.32%) CISSP
12 2 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.66%) HND
13 1 (0.66%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.92%) SLA
2 12 (7.95%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.32%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 87 (57.62%) Active Directory
2 40 (26.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (25.83%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.96%) pfSense
4 9 (5.96%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (4.64%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (3.97%) Docker
6 6 (3.97%) KVM
6 6 (3.97%) Samba
6 6 (3.97%) VirtualBox
6 6 (3.97%) vSphere
7 5 (3.31%) Terminal Server
8 4 (2.65%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.99%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.99%) XenServer
10 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.32%) Postfix
10 2 (1.32%) vCloud
11 1 (0.66%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 24 (15.89%) SCCM
2 13 (8.61%) Nagios
3 9 (5.96%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (3.97%) Ansible
4 6 (3.97%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (3.97%) Puppet
4 6 (3.97%) Salt
4 6 (3.97%) WSUS
5 4 (2.65%) AirWatch
5 4 (2.65%) vCenter Server
6 3 (1.99%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.32%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.32%) Simpana
7 2 (1.32%) vMotion
8 1 (0.66%) Cacti
8 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.66%) SELinux
8 1 (0.66%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 72 (47.68%) Microsoft
2 70 (46.36%) Cisco
3 67 (44.37%) VMware
4 26 (17.22%) HP
5 14 (9.27%) F5
6 13 (8.61%) Aruba
6 13 (8.61%) Dell
7 12 (7.95%) SolarWinds
8 11 (7.28%) IBM
9 10 (6.62%) Brocade
9 10 (6.62%) Cyberoam
9 10 (6.62%) ProCurve
10 9 (5.96%) Citrix
10 9 (5.96%) Forcepoint
10 9 (5.96%) Symantec
11 8 (5.30%) McAfee
12 7 (4.64%) Nimble Storage
12 7 (4.64%) SonicWALL
12 7 (4.64%) Ubiquiti
12 7 (4.64%) Veeam
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
CloudThing
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
CloudThing
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum , good benefits inc. share scheme
Posted: 8 days ago