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 March 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 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 150 171
Rank change year-on-year +2 +21  
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 63 94 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.31% 1.52% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.59% 9.94% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 58 75 40
Median salary £35,000 £37,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.28% +7.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £22,500 £18,975
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,050 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.77%  

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 733 946 777
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.30% 15.31% 15.30%
Number of salaries quoted 602 755 665
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +15.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing DHCP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 March 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 March 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
Herefordshire - 11 £45,000 -
Shropshire +5 10 £35,000 +59.09%
Staffordshire +15 8 £29,500 +21.64% 2
Worcestershire 0 8 £37,500 +36.36%
Birmingham +8 7 £35,000 -5.40% 3
Solihull -11 6 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Coventry -21 2 £28,250 -37.22% 1
Brierley Hill - 2 £27,250 - 1
Warwickshire +23 1 £36,250 +39.42% 2
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 144 (92.90%) DNS
2 110 (70.97%) Windows
3 81 (52.26%) Active Directory
4 74 (47.74%) Cisco
5 72 (46.45%) Windows Server
6 71 (45.81%) VMware
7 65 (41.94%) Microsoft
8 63 (40.65%) Firewall
9 62 (40.00%) WAN
10 56 (36.13%) Cisco Certification
11 46 (29.68%) CCNA
11 46 (29.68%) Linux
12 44 (28.39%) Network Security
13 43 (27.74%) Cisco ASA
13 43 (27.74%) LAN
14 42 (27.10%) TCP/IP
14 42 (27.10%) VPN
15 38 (24.52%) MPLS
15 38 (24.52%) VMware Infrastructure
15 38 (24.52%) Data Centre
16 36 (23.23%) MS Exchange
17 34 (21.94%) IPv6
17 34 (21.94%) OSPF
18 33 (21.29%) CCNP
18 33 (21.29%) Hyper-V
19 32 (20.65%) MS Excel
20 31 (20.00%) Unix
20 31 (20.00%) SNMP
20 31 (20.00%) DMVPN
20 31 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus

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 36 (23.23%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.68%) IIS
3 10 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 8 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (5.16%) nginx
5 5 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.94%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.29%) SAS
8 2 (1.29%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 32 (20.65%) MS Excel
2 22 (14.19%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (17.42%) Office 365
2 7 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.87%) G Suite
4 2 (1.29%) PaaS
5 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.65%) GitHub
5 1 (0.65%) IaaS
5 1 (0.65%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 144 (92.90%) DNS
2 63 (40.65%) Firewall
3 62 (40.00%) WAN
4 44 (28.39%) Network Security
5 43 (27.74%) Cisco ASA
5 43 (27.74%) LAN
6 42 (27.10%) TCP/IP
6 42 (27.10%) VPN
7 38 (24.52%) MPLS
8 34 (21.94%) IPv6
8 34 (21.94%) OSPF
9 31 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 31 (20.00%) DMVPN
9 31 (20.00%) SNMP
10 28 (18.06%) Cisco IOS
11 27 (17.42%) VLAN
12 21 (13.55%) BGP-4
12 21 (13.55%) HSRP
13 18 (11.61%) SAN
14 17 (10.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.97%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.94%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (5.16%) Finance
2 4 (2.58%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.94%) Automotive
3 3 (1.94%) Retail
4 2 (1.29%) Advertising
4 2 (1.29%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.29%) Publishing
5 1 (0.65%) Back Office
5 1 (0.65%) Marketing
5 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (21.94%) Network Engineer
2 24 (15.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (14.84%) IT Engineer
4 21 (13.55%) Cisco Engineer
4 21 (13.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 17 (10.97%) Analyst
6 13 (8.39%) IT Support
7 12 (7.74%) Support Engineer
8 11 (7.10%) Security Engineer
9 10 (6.45%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 10 (6.45%) Network Security Engineer
9 10 (6.45%) Switch Engineer
10 9 (5.81%) Developer
10 9 (5.81%) IT Support Engineer
10 9 (5.81%) Python Developer
10 9 (5.81%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.81%) Senior Python Developer
10 9 (5.81%) Windows Engineer
11 8 (5.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 8 (5.16%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (20.00%) 802.1X
2 5 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (0.65%) .NET
3 1 (0.65%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (24.52%) Data Centre
2 14 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (7.74%) Client/Server
4 10 (6.45%) PKI
5 9 (5.81%) Driving Licence
5 9 (5.81%) Management Information System
6 8 (5.16%) Device Driver
7 6 (3.87%) Cyber Attack
8 5 (3.23%) Clustering
9 3 (1.94%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (1.29%) Handset
10 2 (1.29%) NHS
11 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.65%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.65%) User Experience
11 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 110 (70.97%) Windows
2 72 (46.45%) Windows Server
3 46 (29.68%) Linux
4 31 (20.00%) Unix
5 30 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (18.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (10.97%) Windows 10
7 17 (10.97%) Windows 7
7 17 (10.97%) Windows 8
8 14 (9.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (8.39%) Windows Vista
10 9 (5.81%) VyOS
11 8 (5.16%) SUSE
12 3 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.94%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.29%) Android
14 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (14.84%) Disaster Recovery
1 23 (14.84%) Load Balancing
2 18 (11.61%) ITIL
3 17 (10.97%) Problem Management
4 13 (8.39%) Mentoring
5 12 (7.74%) High Availability
6 11 (7.10%) Network Monitoring
7 10 (6.45%) Data Analysis
7 10 (6.45%) Regulatory Compliance
8 9 (5.81%) Information Security
8 9 (5.81%) Project Planning
8 9 (5.81%) Service Delivery
9 8 (5.16%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (5.16%) Device Driver Development
9 8 (5.16%) Open Source
9 8 (5.16%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (5.16%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (4.52%) Risk Management
10 7 (4.52%) SDLC
10 7 (4.52%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.61%) SQL
2 11 (7.10%) PowerShell
3 9 (5.81%) Python
4 7 (4.52%) VB
5 2 (1.29%) Java
5 2 (1.29%) PHP
6 1 (0.65%) C#
6 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 56 (36.13%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (29.68%) CCNA
3 33 (21.29%) CCNP
4 21 (13.55%) Security Cleared
5 19 (12.26%) SC Cleared
6 16 (10.32%) Degree
7 13 (8.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (5.16%) MCSE
9 7 (4.52%) CISSP
10 6 (3.87%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (3.87%) GCIA
10 6 (3.87%) GCIH
10 6 (3.87%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (3.87%) SANS
11 5 (3.23%) MCP
12 4 (2.58%) DBS Check
13 3 (1.94%) MCSA
14 2 (1.29%) MCITP
15 1 (0.65%) ISSAP
15 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.19%) PCI DSS
2 13 (8.39%) SLA
3 4 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.65%) ISO22301
System Software
1 81 (52.26%) Active Directory
2 38 (24.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (21.29%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.81%) XenApp
5 8 (5.16%) Samba
5 8 (5.16%) Squid
6 7 (4.52%) Firmware
7 6 (3.87%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (3.87%) XenServer
8 5 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (3.23%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.94%) NFS
10 3 (1.94%) pfSense
10 3 (1.94%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.94%) VMware ESX
11 2 (1.29%) Terminal Server
11 2 (1.29%) vCloud
11 2 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (8.39%) SCCM
2 12 (7.74%) Nagios
3 10 (6.45%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (3.87%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (3.87%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 5 (3.23%) AirWatch
6 4 (2.58%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.58%) EdgeSight
6 4 (2.58%) SCOM
7 2 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.29%) vMotion
7 2 (1.29%) WSUS
8 1 (0.65%) Cacti
8 1 (0.65%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.65%) QRadar
8 1 (0.65%) SELinux
8 1 (0.65%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 74 (47.74%) Cisco
2 71 (45.81%) VMware
3 65 (41.94%) Microsoft
4 22 (14.19%) F5
5 21 (13.55%) Cyberoam
6 17 (10.97%) SolarWinds
7 16 (10.32%) Citrix
8 12 (7.74%) HP
9 11 (7.10%) Brocade
9 11 (7.10%) ProCurve
10 7 (4.52%) Aruba
10 7 (4.52%) Dell
10 7 (4.52%) NetApp
10 7 (4.52%) SonicWALL
10 7 (4.52%) Ubiquiti
11 6 (3.87%) Google
12 5 (3.23%) Fujitsu
13 4 (2.58%) IBM
13 4 (2.58%) Symantec
14 3 (1.94%) CheckPoint
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