Period
to 18 January 2022

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 18 January 2022 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
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 197 165 171
Rank change year-on-year -32 +6 +23
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 57 51 146
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.92% 1.20% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.53% 10.83% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 41 46 129
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,625 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £45,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -18.46% +30.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £60,000 £83,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £87,500 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £48,000 £59,250 £49,500
% change year-on-year -18.99% +19.70% +10.00%

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 598 471 1,172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.69% 11.11% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 485 418 1,044
10th Percentile £31,250 £40,625 £30,150
25th Percentile £45,000 £50,780 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £67,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.41% +17.39% +4.55%
75th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £76,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £97,500 £90,875
Central London median annual salary £60,305 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -7.22% +13.04% +4.55%

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 18 January 2022.

Salary histogram for DHCP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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 55 (96.49%) DNS
2 50 (87.72%) Active Directory
3 46 (80.70%) Windows
4 42 (73.68%) Microsoft
5 34 (59.65%) VMware
6 29 (50.88%) Windows Server
7 26 (45.61%) Finance
7 26 (45.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (43.86%) Azure
9 24 (42.11%) Microsoft 365
10 20 (35.09%) Citrix
11 19 (33.33%) Social Skills
12 18 (31.58%) MS Exchange
12 18 (31.58%) PowerShell
13 16 (28.07%) SCCM
14 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2016
14 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2019
15 14 (24.56%) TCP/IP
15 14 (24.56%) HP
16 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Office
16 13 (22.81%) ITIL
17 10 (17.54%) Service Delivery
17 10 (17.54%) Firewall
17 10 (17.54%) Migration
17 10 (17.54%) Azure Active Directory
18 9 (15.79%) Windows 10
18 9 (15.79%) ServiceNow
18 9 (15.79%) Law
18 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
18 9 (15.79%) Cisco

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 18 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.53%) IIS
2 6 (10.53%) Skype for Business
3 4 (7.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.75%) Apache
6 1 (1.75%) JBoss
6 1 (1.75%) nginx
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 25 (43.86%) Azure
2 24 (42.11%) Microsoft 365
3 10 (17.54%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (7.02%) AWS
4 4 (7.02%) Nutanix
5 2 (3.51%) Datadog
5 2 (3.51%) IaaS
5 2 (3.51%) Mimecast
5 2 (3.51%) SaaS
6 1 (1.75%) GitHub
6 1 (1.75%) Google Workspace
6 1 (1.75%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 55 (96.49%) DNS
2 14 (24.56%) TCP/IP
3 10 (17.54%) Firewall
4 7 (12.28%) LAN
4 7 (12.28%) WAN
5 6 (10.53%) SAN
5 6 (10.53%) Skype
6 5 (8.77%) VLAN
7 4 (7.02%) SMTP
7 4 (7.02%) WebEx
8 3 (5.26%) Network Security
8 3 (5.26%) VPN
9 2 (3.51%) iSCSI
9 2 (3.51%) VoIP
9 2 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.75%) BGP
10 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.75%) FTP
10 1 (1.75%) IPsec
10 1 (1.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2016
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2019
3 3 (5.26%) MySQL
3 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.75%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.75%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.26%) NUnit
2 3 (5.26%) Subversion
2 3 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (45.61%) Finance
2 19 (33.33%) Social Skills
3 9 (15.79%) Law
4 8 (14.04%) Banking
4 8 (14.04%) Financial Institution
4 8 (14.04%) Legal
5 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (8.77%) Documentation Skills
7 4 (7.02%) Back Office
7 4 (7.02%) Games
8 3 (5.26%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (3.51%) Front Office
10 1 (1.75%) Arabic Language
10 1 (1.75%) French Language
10 1 (1.75%) German Language
10 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
10 1 (1.75%) Italian Language
10 1 (1.75%) Presentation Skills
10 1 (1.75%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) Analyst
2 9 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 9 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) Desktop Support
4 6 (10.53%) IT Support
4 6 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Server Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.26%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) SAN Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) .NET
1 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (5.26%) CSS
1 3 (5.26%) HTML
1 3 (5.26%) HTML5
1 3 (5.26%) jQuery
1 3 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
1 3 (5.26%) React
2 2 (3.51%) Sensu
3 1 (1.75%) COM
3 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Hedge funds
2 6 (10.53%) Replication
3 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.02%) Blackberry
4 4 (7.02%) Clustering
4 4 (7.02%) PKI
4 4 (7.02%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (7.02%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (5.26%) User Experience
6 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.75%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.75%) iPhone
6 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.75%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 46 (80.70%) Windows
2 29 (50.88%) Windows Server
3 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2016
3 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2019
4 9 (15.79%) Windows 10
4 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (12.28%) Linux
5 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.26%) Ubuntu
7 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.51%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.51%) Unix
8 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.75%) Android
9 1 (1.75%) Debian
9 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) ITIL
2 10 (17.54%) Migration
2 10 (17.54%) Service Delivery
3 7 (12.28%) Change Management
3 7 (12.28%) Data Protection
3 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (12.28%) Server Management
4 6 (10.53%) Break/Fix
4 6 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (10.53%) Service Management
4 6 (10.53%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (7.02%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.02%) Information Security
5 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure as Code
5 4 (7.02%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (7.02%) Proactive Monitoring
5 4 (7.02%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (7.02%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.26%) DevOps
6 3 (5.26%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.58%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.53%) SQL
3 5 (8.77%) Python
4 3 (5.26%) C#
5 2 (3.51%) VBScript
6 1 (1.75%) Bash
6 1 (1.75%) Go
6 1 (1.75%) Ruby
6 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.02%) MCSE
3 3 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.51%) CCNA
4 2 (3.51%) CCNP
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.75%) LPIC
5 1 (1.75%) MCSA
5 1 (1.75%) RHCSA
5 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) GDPR
1 7 (12.28%) SLA
2 3 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.75%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.75%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 50 (87.72%) Active Directory
2 26 (45.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (15.79%) vSphere
4 6 (10.53%) XenApp
5 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (5.26%) Docker
6 3 (5.26%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.51%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.75%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (28.07%) SCCM
2 7 (12.28%) SCOM
3 6 (10.53%) NetBackup
4 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (7.02%) Ansible
5 4 (7.02%) Kubernetes
5 4 (7.02%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (7.02%) OfficeScan
5 4 (7.02%) Trend Micro Deep Security
6 3 (5.26%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 3 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (5.26%) Puppet
6 3 (5.26%) Rundeck
6 3 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (3.51%) Automic
7 2 (3.51%) Grafana
7 2 (3.51%) Nagios
8 1 (1.75%) Consul
8 1 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 34 (59.65%) VMware
3 20 (35.09%) Citrix
4 14 (24.56%) HP
5 9 (15.79%) Cisco
5 9 (15.79%) ServiceNow
6 7 (12.28%) EMC
7 5 (8.77%) Dell
8 4 (7.02%) 3PAR
8 4 (7.02%) Altiris
8 4 (7.02%) Apple
8 4 (7.02%) Huawei
8 4 (7.02%) IBM
8 4 (7.02%) McAfee
8 4 (7.02%) Polycom
8 4 (7.02%) Veritas
9 3 (5.26%) Percona
9 3 (5.26%) Perforce
9 3 (5.26%) SolarWinds
10 2 (3.51%) iManage