Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 144 136 154
Rank change year-on-year -8 +18 +11
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 99 133 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.76% 2.09% 1.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.57% 12.25% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 74 131 95
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% -17.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,975 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14% -12.50%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 856 1,086 1,325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 15.25% 17.09% 21.63%
Number of salaries quoted 595 831 1,005
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £28,050 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Berkshire

DHCP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for DHCP in Berkshire

DHCP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for DHCP in Berkshire

DHCP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
Reading -7 61 £38,000 +8.57% 16
Slough +11 14 £53,750 +69.29% 3
Maidenhead +32 4 £52,500 -22.22%
Wokingham -10 4 £43,500 +24.29% 2
Newbury - 4 £40,000 - 4
Windsor +13 2 £32,250 -2.27% 2
DHCP
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 92 (92.93%) DNS
2 83 (83.84%) Windows
3 71 (71.72%) Active Directory
4 59 (59.60%) Windows Server
5 47 (47.47%) VMware
6 44 (44.44%) Hyper-V
6 44 (44.44%) Microsoft
7 40 (40.40%) VPN
8 39 (39.39%) Azure
8 39 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (38.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 38 (38.38%) TCP/IP
10 32 (32.32%) Microsoft Office
10 32 (32.32%) Office 365
11 26 (26.26%) Firewall
12 25 (25.25%) Cisco
13 22 (22.22%) Data Centre
14 21 (21.21%) HP
14 21 (21.21%) Linux
14 21 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
14 21 (21.21%) SCCM
15 20 (20.20%) LAN
16 19 (19.19%) WAN
16 19 (19.19%) Disaster Recovery
17 18 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
17 18 (18.18%) ITIL
18 17 (17.17%) PowerShell
18 17 (17.17%) Server Management
19 16 (16.16%) WSUS
19 16 (16.16%) Symantec

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 14 (14.14%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.11%) IIS
3 7 (7.07%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (5.05%) Apache
6 3 (3.03%) Confluence
6 3 (3.03%) JBoss
6 3 (3.03%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.02%) nginx
7 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.02%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.01%) WildFly
Applications
1 32 (32.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Cisco SocialMiner
Cloud Services
1 39 (39.39%) Azure
2 32 (32.32%) Office 365
3 11 (11.11%) SaaS
4 4 (4.04%) Mimecast
5 3 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.03%) G Suite
6 2 (2.02%) AWS
6 2 (2.02%) GCP
6 2 (2.02%) Power Platform
6 2 (2.02%) Yammer
7 1 (1.01%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 92 (92.93%) DNS
2 40 (40.40%) VPN
3 38 (38.38%) TCP/IP
4 26 (26.26%) Firewall
5 20 (20.20%) LAN
6 19 (19.19%) WAN
7 11 (11.11%) Network Security
7 11 (11.11%) SMTP
8 9 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (9.09%) Wireless
8 9 (9.09%) WLAN
9 8 (8.08%) SAN
10 7 (7.07%) Internet
11 6 (6.06%) BGP
11 6 (6.06%) MPLS
11 6 (6.06%) NAS
11 6 (6.06%) OSPF
11 6 (6.06%) SSL
11 6 (6.06%) VLAN
11 6 (6.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.04%) MySQL
3 3 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.02%) Power BI
4 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.07%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.04%) Subversion
2 4 (4.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.03%) JIRA
3 3 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (11.11%) Law
2 10 (10.10%) Legal
3 9 (9.09%) Finance
4 5 (5.05%) Games
5 3 (3.03%) Retail
5 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.01%) Electronics
6 1 (1.01%) French Language
6 1 (1.01%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.01%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 15 (15.15%) IT Engineer
2 14 (14.14%) Server Engineer
3 12 (12.12%) Administrator
3 12 (12.12%) Network Engineer
3 12 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 11 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 10 (10.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) Support Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (7.07%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 7 (7.07%) IT Administrator
7 7 (7.07%) IT Systems Administrator
7 7 (7.07%) LAN Engineer
7 7 (7.07%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.06%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (5.05%) LDAP
3 3 (3.03%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (2.02%) 802.1X
4 2 (2.02%) MAPI
4 2 (2.02%) POSIX
4 2 (2.02%) Qt
4 2 (2.02%) Web Services
4 2 (2.02%) Yocto
5 1 (1.01%) .NET
5 1 (1.01%) .NET Core
5 1 (1.01%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.06%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (5.05%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (4.04%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.04%) Clustering
4 4 (4.04%) IVR
5 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (3.03%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.03%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.02%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.02%) Fibre Optics
6 2 (2.02%) Life Science
7 1 (1.01%) Replication
7 1 (1.01%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 83 (83.84%) Windows
2 59 (59.60%) Windows Server
3 39 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (21.21%) Linux
4 21 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (11.11%) Windows 10
7 8 (8.08%) CentOS
8 6 (6.06%) Unix
9 5 (5.05%) Ubuntu
10 4 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (4.04%) Windows 7
11 3 (3.03%) Mac OS
12 2 (2.02%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (2.02%) uClinux
12 2 (2.02%) VMS
13 1 (1.01%) Debian
13 1 (1.01%) Fedora
13 1 (1.01%) Solaris
13 1 (1.01%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.19%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (18.18%) ITIL
3 17 (17.17%) Server Management
4 15 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 13 (13.13%) Performance Monitoring
5 13 (13.13%) Proactive Management
5 13 (13.13%) Storage Management
5 13 (13.13%) Validation
6 8 (8.08%) Mentoring
7 7 (7.07%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (6.06%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (6.06%) DevOps
8 6 (6.06%) Release Management
9 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
9 5 (5.05%) Open Source
9 5 (5.05%) People Management
9 5 (5.05%) Problem Management
9 5 (5.05%) Security Patching
9 5 (5.05%) Virtual Environments
10 4 (4.04%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.17%) PowerShell
2 11 (11.11%) Python
2 11 (11.11%) SQL
3 9 (9.09%) Ruby
4 7 (7.07%) Bash Shell
4 7 (7.07%) Java
5 5 (5.05%) Go
6 4 (4.04%) Perl
7 3 (3.03%) C
8 2 (2.02%) C++
9 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (13.13%) CCNA
2 13 (13.13%) DV Cleared
2 13 (13.13%) Security Cleared
3 12 (12.12%) Degree
4 9 (9.09%) CCNP
5 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (5.05%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (2.02%) CCDP
7 2 (2.02%) JNCIP
7 2 (2.02%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.06%) GDPR
2 2 (2.02%) SLA
3 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 71 (71.72%) Active Directory
2 44 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 38 (38.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (9.09%) Docker
4 9 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (8.08%) NFS
6 7 (7.07%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (6.06%) iptables
8 3 (3.03%) Firmware
8 3 (3.03%) vSphere
9 2 (2.02%) ProxySG
9 2 (2.02%) VirtualBox
9 2 (2.02%) Xen
10 1 (1.01%) Samba
10 1 (1.01%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 21 (21.21%) SCCM
2 16 (16.16%) WSUS
3 13 (13.13%) EMC NetWorker
3 13 (13.13%) NetBackup
3 13 (13.13%) SCOM
3 13 (13.13%) SCVMM
4 7 (7.07%) Kubernetes
4 7 (7.07%) Puppet
5 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (5.05%) Kibana
7 4 (4.04%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (4.04%) Cisco UCCE
7 4 (4.04%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (4.04%) vCenter Server
7 4 (4.04%) vMotion
8 3 (3.03%) Ansible
8 3 (3.03%) logstash
8 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (3.03%) Nagios
8 3 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 47 (47.47%) VMware
2 44 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 25 (25.25%) Cisco
4 21 (21.21%) HP
5 16 (16.16%) Symantec
6 15 (15.15%) Citrix
7 13 (13.13%) EMC
8 9 (9.09%) CheckPoint
9 8 (8.08%) Oracle
9 8 (8.08%) Red Hat
10 5 (5.05%) F5
10 5 (5.05%) Google
10 5 (5.05%) Meraki
11 4 (4.04%) Palo Alto
11 4 (4.04%) ServiceNow
12 3 (3.03%) Arista
12 3 (3.03%) Brocade
12 3 (3.03%) Emulex
12 3 (3.03%) iManage
12 3 (3.03%) SonicWALL