Period
to 14 December 2018

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 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 210 119
Rank change year-on-year +63 -91 +91
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 158 127 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.94% 1.26% 2.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.50% 8.26% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 135 110 238
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.58% +2.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,000 £24,225
90th Percentile £58,750 £52,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £38,750 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.90% -1.25% +6.67%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,505 1,538 1,765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.48% 15.23% 15.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,116 1,254 1,374
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,875 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 6 months to 14 December 2018.

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 6 months to 14 December 2018. 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
Birmingham +28 80 £46,500 +16.25% 6
Staffordshire +39 16 £37,500 +36.36% 7
Solihull +16 16 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Coventry +8 15 £36,500 -18.89% 2
Shropshire -4 9 £22,250 -36.43%
Warwickshire +33 5 £22,000 -56.00% 1
Wolverhampton - 4 £35,000 -
Herefordshire - 3 £45,000 -
Worcestershire -7 2 £34,250 +31.73% 1
Brierley Hill - 2 £32,500 -
Dudley - 2 £28,750 - 1
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 148 (93.67%) DNS
2 145 (91.77%) Windows
3 134 (84.81%) Active Directory
4 113 (71.52%) Microsoft
5 107 (67.72%) VMware
6 76 (48.10%) VMware Infrastructure
7 73 (46.20%) Cisco
8 72 (45.57%) Windows Server
9 67 (42.41%) Hyper-V
10 66 (41.77%) SCCM
11 64 (40.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 60 (37.97%) Data Centre
13 57 (36.08%) TCP/IP
14 56 (35.44%) Windows Server 2012
15 54 (34.18%) Office 365
16 51 (32.28%) HP
16 51 (32.28%) ITIL
17 50 (31.65%) SharePoint
18 46 (29.11%) Dell
19 44 (27.85%) Windows 7
20 42 (26.58%) Windows Server 2008
20 42 (26.58%) IBM
20 42 (26.58%) Firewall
20 42 (26.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 41 (25.95%) Microsoft Azure
22 40 (25.32%) McAfee
23 39 (24.68%) Symantec
23 39 (24.68%) Kalman Filter
24 38 (24.05%) Patch Management
25 37 (23.42%) Web Filtering

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 50 (31.65%) SharePoint
2 30 (18.99%) MS Exchange
3 29 (18.35%) SharePoint Server
4 15 (9.49%) IIS
5 14 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (3.80%) Apache
8 5 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.63%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (21.52%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 54 (34.18%) Office 365
2 41 (25.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (15.82%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 148 (93.67%) DNS
2 57 (36.08%) TCP/IP
3 42 (26.58%) Firewall
4 35 (22.15%) VPN
5 27 (17.09%) VLAN
6 23 (14.56%) WAN
7 17 (10.76%) LAN
8 15 (9.49%) FTP
8 15 (9.49%) Network Security
8 15 (9.49%) SSH
8 15 (9.49%) VoIP
9 14 (8.86%) WLAN
10 12 (7.59%) MPLS
10 12 (7.59%) SAN
11 11 (6.96%) SNMP
12 10 (6.33%) HTTP
13 9 (5.70%) BGP
13 9 (5.70%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (5.70%) NAS
13 9 (5.70%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.90%) Big Data
3 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) JIRA
General
1 14 (8.86%) Finance
2 12 (7.59%) Retail
3 5 (3.16%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (23.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (18.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (18.35%) Technical Leader
3 23 (14.56%) IT Engineer
4 22 (13.92%) Support Engineer
5 19 (12.03%) Analyst
6 16 (10.13%) IT Support
6 16 (10.13%) Technical Support
7 13 (8.23%) IT Support Engineer
7 13 (8.23%) Network Engineer
7 13 (8.23%) Support Analyst
7 13 (8.23%) Team Leader
8 12 (7.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 11 (6.96%) Technical Analyst
9 11 (6.96%) Technical Support Analyst
10 9 (5.70%) Senior IT Engineer
11 8 (5.06%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (5.06%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (3.80%) Help Desk Engineer
12 6 (3.80%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.06%) LDAP
2 6 (3.80%) Spring
2 6 (3.80%) WSH
3 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 60 (37.97%) Data Centre
2 29 (18.35%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.80%) Clustering
4 6 (3.80%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.16%) AS400
6 3 (1.90%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (1.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.63%) Fintech
8 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 145 (91.77%) Windows
2 72 (45.57%) Windows Server
3 64 (40.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 56 (35.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 44 (27.85%) Windows 7
6 42 (26.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (22.15%) Windows 8
8 22 (13.92%) Linux
9 20 (12.66%) Windows 10
10 8 (5.06%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.90%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.27%) CentOS
12 2 (1.27%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.63%) Debian
13 1 (0.63%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (32.28%) ITIL
2 42 (26.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 39 (24.68%) Kalman Filter
4 38 (24.05%) Patch Management
5 37 (23.42%) Web Filtering
6 30 (18.99%) Service Delivery
7 26 (16.46%) Root Cause Analysis
8 24 (15.19%) DevOps
8 24 (15.19%) Technical Leadership
9 13 (8.23%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (6.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (5.70%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (5.70%) Information Security
11 9 (5.70%) Mobile Device Management
11 9 (5.70%) Project Management
12 8 (5.06%) Data Protection
12 8 (5.06%) Server Management
13 7 (4.43%) Time Management
14 6 (3.80%) DNA
15 5 (3.16%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.56%) SQL
2 11 (6.96%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.80%) VBScript
4 2 (1.27%) C
4 2 (1.27%) Python
4 2 (1.27%) R
Qualifications
1 37 (23.42%) ITIL Certification
1 37 (23.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (17.09%) MCSE
3 26 (16.46%) MCITP
4 25 (15.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 21 (13.29%) MCSA
6 17 (10.76%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (6.96%) CCNP
8 10 (6.33%) Degree
9 9 (5.70%) CISSP
10 8 (5.06%) CCNA
11 6 (3.80%) CISM
12 4 (2.53%) JNCIP
13 3 (1.90%) CCDP
13 3 (1.90%) CCSE
13 3 (1.90%) IISP
13 3 (1.90%) ISSAP
13 3 (1.90%) MCP
13 3 (1.90%) TOGAF Certification
14 2 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.70%) GDPR
2 6 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.80%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.80%) SLA
3 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 134 (84.81%) Active Directory
2 76 (48.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (42.41%) Hyper-V
4 12 (7.59%) XenServer
5 6 (3.80%) vSphere
6 3 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.27%) XenApp
7 2 (1.27%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 66 (41.77%) SCCM
2 37 (23.42%) Norton AntiVirus
3 20 (12.66%) WSUS
4 5 (3.16%) SCOM
5 4 (2.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.90%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.90%) QRadar
7 2 (1.27%) Puppet
7 2 (1.27%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.63%) Ansible
8 1 (0.63%) Cacti
8 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.63%) Nagios
8 1 (0.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 113 (71.52%) Microsoft
2 107 (67.72%) VMware
3 73 (46.20%) Cisco
4 51 (32.28%) HP
5 46 (29.11%) Dell
6 42 (26.58%) IBM
7 40 (25.32%) McAfee
8 39 (24.68%) Symantec
9 37 (23.42%) Forcepoint
10 19 (12.03%) NetApp
11 18 (11.39%) Nimble Storage
12 16 (10.13%) Citrix
13 9 (5.70%) Avaya
14 7 (4.43%) Fortinet
15 6 (3.80%) Juniper
15 6 (3.80%) Veeam
16 5 (3.16%) CheckPoint
17 4 (2.53%) Draytek
17 4 (2.53%) Mitel
17 4 (2.53%) NETGEAR