Period
to 9 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 160 170 175
Rank change year-on-year +10 +5 -22
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 83 183 203
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.38% 1.75% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.72% 13.46% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 88 172 187
Median annual salary £65,000 £43,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.57% -20.45% +15.79%
10th Percentile £40,000 £28,025 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,375 £77,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £38,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +62.34% -23.00% +11.11%

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 City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 774 1,360 1,780
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.90% 13.00% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 682 1,227 1,582
Median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% +2.61% +8.49%
10th Percentile £36,250 £29,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £88,625 £88,750 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +11.65%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in the City of London

DHCP
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DHCP in the City of London.

Salary trend for DHCP in the City of London

DHCP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing DHCP in the City of London over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

Salary histogram for DHCP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 July 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 81 (97.59%) DNS
2 61 (73.49%) Microsoft
3 48 (57.83%) Windows
4 46 (55.42%) Active Directory
5 45 (54.22%) Cisco
6 40 (48.19%) Firewall
7 39 (46.99%) Finance
8 38 (45.78%) Office 365
9 36 (43.37%) VMware
10 35 (42.17%) Windows Server
11 34 (40.96%) TCP/IP
12 33 (39.76%) Data Centre
13 32 (38.55%) VPN
13 32 (38.55%) Azure
14 28 (33.73%) WAN
15 27 (32.53%) CheckPoint
16 24 (28.92%) OSPF
16 24 (28.92%) MS Exchange
17 22 (26.51%) Windows Server 2012
17 22 (26.51%) Cisco IOS
18 21 (25.30%) ITIL
18 21 (25.30%) Project Delivery
19 20 (24.10%) PowerShell
19 20 (24.10%) Cisco ASA
20 19 (22.89%) BGP
20 19 (22.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 18 (21.69%) NX-OS
21 18 (21.69%) Multicast
21 18 (21.69%) Financial Institution
21 18 (21.69%) VoIP

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 24 (28.92%) MS Exchange
2 15 (18.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (15.66%) IIS
4 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (6.02%) Skype for Business
5 4 (4.82%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (19.28%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) FastStats
1 4 (4.82%) Unica
2 2 (2.41%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 38 (45.78%) Office 365
2 32 (38.55%) Azure
3 17 (20.48%) AWS
4 11 (13.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.41%) IaaS
6 1 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.20%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (1.20%) GCP
6 1 (1.20%) PaaS
6 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (97.59%) DNS
2 40 (48.19%) Firewall
3 34 (40.96%) TCP/IP
4 32 (38.55%) VPN
5 28 (33.73%) WAN
6 24 (28.92%) OSPF
7 22 (26.51%) Cisco IOS
8 20 (24.10%) Cisco ASA
9 19 (22.89%) BGP
10 18 (21.69%) Multicast
10 18 (21.69%) NX-OS
10 18 (21.69%) VoIP
11 17 (20.48%) MPLS
12 16 (19.28%) VLAN
13 15 (18.07%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (18.07%) Network Security
13 15 (18.07%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (12.05%) EIGRP
14 10 (12.05%) IPv6
15 9 (10.84%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) JIRA
2 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
General
1 39 (46.99%) Finance
2 18 (21.69%) Financial Institution
3 12 (14.46%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.82%) Back Office
4 4 (4.82%) Marketing
5 3 (3.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.41%) Law
6 2 (2.41%) Legal
7 1 (1.20%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (30.12%) Network Engineer
2 20 (24.10%) Senior Network Engineer
3 18 (21.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (9.64%) Architect
5 8 (9.64%) Network Architect
6 7 (8.43%) Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) IT Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Support Technician
9 3 (3.61%) Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) IT Manager
9 3 (3.61%) Network Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.20%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 33 (39.76%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.64%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (7.23%) Blackberry
3 6 (7.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (7.23%) Public Cloud
4 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.82%) EFT
5 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.82%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (3.61%) Clustering
6 3 (3.61%) Replication
6 3 (3.61%) RSA SecurID
6 3 (3.61%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.41%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.41%) iPad
7 2 (2.41%) iPhone
7 2 (2.41%) User Experience
8 1 (1.20%) BYOD
8 1 (1.20%) NHS
8 1 (1.20%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 48 (57.83%) Windows
2 35 (42.17%) Windows Server
3 22 (26.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2016
5 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (12.05%) Windows 10
7 7 (8.43%) Linux
8 4 (4.82%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.61%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.41%) Android
10 2 (2.41%) Unix
11 1 (1.20%) CentOS
11 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2019
11 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.30%) ITIL
1 21 (25.30%) Project Delivery
2 19 (22.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 15 (18.07%) Information Security
4 12 (14.46%) Load Balancing
5 10 (12.05%) Risk Management
6 9 (10.84%) Internal Audit
6 9 (10.84%) ITIL V3
6 9 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (9.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (9.64%) Virtual Environments
8 6 (7.23%) Performance Management
8 6 (7.23%) Project Planning
8 6 (7.23%) Service Delivery
8 6 (7.23%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (6.02%) Availability Management
9 5 (6.02%) Change Management
9 5 (6.02%) Network Architecture
9 5 (6.02%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (4.82%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.10%) PowerShell
2 9 (10.84%) Python
3 4 (4.82%) SQL
3 4 (4.82%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.41%) C
4 2 (2.41%) Ruby
5 1 (1.20%) Java
5 1 (1.20%) Perl
5 1 (1.20%) VB
5 1 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (20.48%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (15.66%) CCNP
3 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.02%) MCSA
4 5 (6.02%) MCSE
5 4 (4.82%) CCNA
6 3 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.41%) CCDA
7 2 (2.41%) CCDP
8 1 (1.20%) CCDE
8 1 (1.20%) CCIE
8 1 (1.20%) Degree
8 1 (1.20%) MCITP
8 1 (1.20%) MCP
8 1 (1.20%) VCAP
8 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (55.42%) Active Directory
2 18 (21.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (15.66%) Hyper-V
4 11 (13.25%) vSphere
5 9 (10.84%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (10.84%) XenDesktop
6 8 (9.64%) XenApp
7 3 (3.61%) DFS Replication
8 2 (2.41%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 2 (2.41%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.20%) BitLocker
9 1 (1.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (9.64%) SCCM
2 7 (8.43%) vCenter Server
3 4 (4.82%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (4.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (3.61%) Nagios
5 2 (2.41%) HP SIM
5 2 (2.41%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.41%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.41%) SCOM
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.20%) NetMRI
6 1 (1.20%) PowerCLI
6 1 (1.20%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (73.49%) Microsoft
2 45 (54.22%) Cisco
3 36 (43.37%) VMware
4 27 (32.53%) CheckPoint
5 18 (21.69%) F5
5 18 (21.69%) Infoblox
6 13 (15.66%) Citrix
6 13 (15.66%) Juniper
7 12 (14.46%) Palo Alto
8 11 (13.25%) Meraki
9 10 (12.05%) HP
10 9 (10.84%) ForeScout
11 7 (8.43%) Avaya
12 6 (7.23%) Arista
12 6 (7.23%) Dell
13 5 (6.02%) IBM
13 5 (6.02%) Sophos
14 4 (4.82%) 3PAR
14 4 (4.82%) Symantec
14 4 (4.82%) Veritas