Period
to 4 March 2021

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 4 March 2021 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
4 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 178 179 181
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 +6
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 48 125 176
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.02% 1.39% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.96% 11.16% 13.36%
Number of salaries quoted 51 117 170
Median annual salary £62,500 £53,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.92% +17.78% -18.18%
10th Percentile £36,000 £30,950 £29,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £73,750 £64,000
Central London median annual salary £56,250 £52,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.17% +22.35% -10.53%

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 438 1,120 1,317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.30% 12.42% 12.63%
Number of salaries quoted 388 997 1,184
Median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £40,175 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £55,138 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.35% +0.25% +4.76%

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 4 March 2021.

Salary histogram for DHCP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 March 2021, 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 47 (97.92%) DNS
2 31 (64.58%) Active Directory
3 30 (62.50%) Windows
3 30 (62.50%) Microsoft 365
4 29 (60.42%) PowerShell
5 28 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 28 (58.33%) VMware
6 25 (52.08%) Azure
7 23 (47.92%) Windows Server
8 21 (43.75%) Citrix
9 19 (39.58%) TCP/IP
9 19 (39.58%) ITIL
10 18 (37.50%) XenDesktop
11 17 (35.42%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (35.42%) Cisco
12 16 (33.33%) SharePoint
12 16 (33.33%) Finance
13 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (31.25%) Data Centre
14 14 (29.17%) NetScaler
14 14 (29.17%) VPN
15 13 (27.08%) Firewall
16 12 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
16 12 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Office
18 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Intune
18 10 (20.83%) SCCM
18 10 (20.83%) AWS
19 9 (18.75%) Change Control
19 9 (18.75%) Load Balancing

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 16 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 8 (16.67%) IIS
2 8 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.25%) Confluence
3 3 (6.25%) IBM Notes
4 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Eikon
2 2 (4.17%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 30 (62.50%) Microsoft 365
2 25 (52.08%) Azure
3 12 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 10 (20.83%) AWS
5 5 (10.42%) SaaS
6 4 (8.33%) Mimecast
6 4 (8.33%) OneDrive
7 2 (4.17%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (97.92%) DNS
2 19 (39.58%) TCP/IP
3 14 (29.17%) NetScaler
3 14 (29.17%) VPN
4 13 (27.08%) Firewall
5 9 (18.75%) DMZ
6 7 (14.58%) VoIP
7 6 (12.50%) MPLS
8 5 (10.42%) iSCSI
8 5 (10.42%) SAN
9 4 (8.33%) LAN
9 4 (8.33%) NAS
9 4 (8.33%) Network Security
9 4 (8.33%) WAN
10 3 (6.25%) BGP
10 3 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (6.25%) VLAN
11 2 (4.17%) Skype
12 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (2.08%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) JIRA
General
1 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Banking
3 5 (10.42%) Law
4 2 (4.17%) French Language
4 2 (4.17%) Front Office
4 2 (4.17%) German Language
4 2 (4.17%) Italian Language
4 2 (4.17%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.08%) Back Office
5 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (20.83%) Citrix Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Azure Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Network Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) IT Architect
5 4 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Linux Support
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (4.17%) LDAP
3 1 (2.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.42%) Replication
3 4 (8.33%) Clustering
4 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.25%) PKI
5 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.17%) User Experience
6 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (62.50%) Windows
2 23 (47.92%) Windows Server
3 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (16.67%) Windows 10
6 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2016
6 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2019
7 5 (10.42%) Mac OS
8 4 (8.33%) Android
8 4 (8.33%) Linux
8 4 (8.33%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) ITIL
2 12 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (18.75%) Change Control
3 9 (18.75%) Load Balancing
3 9 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (18.75%) Proactive Monitoring
4 6 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 4 (8.33%) High Availability
6 4 (8.33%) Migration
6 4 (8.33%) TOGAF
7 3 (6.25%) Architecture Roadmap
7 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (6.25%) Patch Management
7 3 (6.25%) Technology Roadmap
7 3 (6.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (4.17%) Decision-Making
8 2 (4.17%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 29 (60.42%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.33%) SQL
3 2 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (14.58%) CCNA
3 6 (12.50%) CCNP
4 5 (10.42%) Degree
4 5 (10.42%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (6.25%) CISSP
7 2 (4.17%) CISM
7 2 (4.17%) MCSA
7 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.08%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (2.08%) CCMSE
8 1 (2.08%) MCP
8 1 (2.08%) MCSE
8 1 (2.08%) MOS
8 1 (2.08%) VCAP
8 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (2.08%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 31 (64.58%) Active Directory
2 18 (37.50%) XenDesktop
3 17 (35.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (18.75%) Hyper-V
5 5 (10.42%) XenApp
6 4 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (4.17%) DFS Replication
8 2 (4.17%) vSphere
9 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Intune
1 10 (20.83%) SCCM
2 7 (14.58%) SCOM
3 6 (12.50%) Single Sign-On
4 5 (10.42%) SCOrch
5 4 (8.33%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 4 (8.33%) SCDPM
6 3 (6.25%) vCenter Server
7 1 (2.08%) AirWatch
7 1 (2.08%) FortiGate
7 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 28 (58.33%) VMware
2 21 (43.75%) Citrix
3 17 (35.42%) Cisco
4 9 (18.75%) Ivanti
5 7 (14.58%) HP
6 4 (8.33%) Apple
6 4 (8.33%) Aruba
6 4 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
6 4 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 4 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 4 (8.33%) Synology
7 3 (6.25%) Bloomberg
7 3 (6.25%) Lotus
7 3 (6.25%) Palo Alto
7 3 (6.25%) Polycom
7 3 (6.25%) Reuters
8 2 (4.17%) NetApp
8 2 (4.17%) ServiceNow
8 2 (4.17%) Veeam