Period
to 18 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 153 169
Rank change year-on-year +71 +16 +25
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 228 227 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.20% 2.02% 1.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.66% 10.98% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 180 166 186
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -5.41%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £68,875 £68,750 £54,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% - +2.67%

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 East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,555 2,067 2,133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 21.79% 18.43% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,167 1,462 1,763
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £63,500
England median annual salary £45,800 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.58% +5.56% -

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing DHCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in the East of England

DHCP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for DHCP in the East of England

DHCP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Salary histogram for DHCP in the East of England

DHCP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 September 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
Hertfordshire +34 106 £50,000 -4.76% 9
Cambridgeshire +64 67 £38,500 +28.33% 14
Bedfordshire +4 21 £37,500 +38.89% 6
Norfolk +12 18 £27,663 -19.82% 2
Essex +23 14 £44,735 +59.77% 14
Suffolk +19 2 £33,500 +8.94% 4
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 223 (97.81%) DNS
2 171 (75.00%) Windows
3 152 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 128 (56.14%) Microsoft
4 128 (56.14%) VMware
5 120 (52.63%) Windows Server
6 109 (47.81%) TCP/IP
7 95 (41.67%) Azure
8 90 (39.47%) Office 365
9 87 (38.16%) MS Exchange
10 82 (35.96%) Hyper-V
11 70 (30.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 69 (30.26%) PowerShell
12 69 (30.26%) Firewall
13 68 (29.82%) Windows Server 2008
14 65 (28.51%) Citrix
15 63 (27.63%) Windows Server 2012
16 59 (25.88%) ITIL
17 55 (24.12%) VMware Infrastructure
18 54 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2013
19 53 (23.25%) Cisco
20 47 (20.61%) Problem-Solving
21 46 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
21 46 (20.18%) Exchange Server 2010
21 46 (20.18%) SCCM
22 42 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
22 42 (18.42%) Linux
23 41 (17.98%) Microsoft Certification
24 39 (17.11%) SAN
24 39 (17.11%) XenApp

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 87 (38.16%) MS Exchange
2 54 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 46 (20.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (14.04%) Skype for Business
5 21 (9.21%) SharePoint
6 17 (7.46%) Apache
7 14 (6.14%) nginx
8 13 (5.70%) IIS
9 12 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.88%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 24 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (3.07%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.44%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.44%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 95 (41.67%) Azure
2 90 (39.47%) Office 365
3 33 (14.47%) AWS
4 24 (10.53%) SaaS
5 20 (8.77%) Azure Active Directory
6 18 (7.89%) OneDrive
7 15 (6.58%) Mimecast
8 4 (1.75%) Power Platform
9 3 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.32%) GCP
9 3 (1.32%) GitHub
10 2 (0.88%) IaaS
10 2 (0.88%) PaaS
10 2 (0.88%) Yammer
11 1 (0.44%) Akamai
11 1 (0.44%) Azure Stack
11 1 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 223 (97.81%) DNS
2 109 (47.81%) TCP/IP
3 69 (30.26%) Firewall
4 39 (17.11%) SAN
5 38 (16.67%) LAN
6 37 (16.23%) WAN
7 33 (14.47%) Skype
8 31 (13.60%) SSL
8 31 (13.60%) VLAN
9 29 (12.72%) VPN
10 25 (10.96%) NetScaler
11 22 (9.65%) iSCSI
12 21 (9.21%) Network Security
13 19 (8.33%) HTTP
14 17 (7.46%) MPLS
14 17 (7.46%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (5.70%) VRRP
16 12 (5.26%) BGP
16 12 (5.26%) OSPF
16 12 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
2 12 (5.26%) Redis
3 4 (1.75%) Power BI
4 2 (0.88%) MySQL
4 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (6.58%) Jenkins
2 13 (5.70%) Git (software)
3 12 (5.26%) Mercurial
4 4 (1.75%) JIRA
5 1 (0.44%) TestRail
5 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.44%) Zephyr
General
1 30 (13.16%) Retail
2 13 (5.70%) Finance
3 7 (3.07%) Automotive
4 6 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.32%) Banking
6 3 (1.32%) Electronics
6 3 (1.32%) Marketing
6 3 (1.32%) Public Sector
7 2 (0.88%) Back Office
8 1 (0.44%) Advertising
8 1 (0.44%) Housing Association
8 1 (0.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (14.47%) Analyst
1 33 (14.47%) Linux Engineer
2 30 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
3 27 (11.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 24 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 22 (9.65%) Support Engineer
6 20 (8.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 20 (8.77%) Network Engineer
7 18 (7.89%) IT Engineer
8 17 (7.46%) Administrator
8 17 (7.46%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 17 (7.46%) Systems Administrator
9 14 (6.14%) Architect
9 14 (6.14%) IT Administrator
9 14 (6.14%) IT Systems Administrator
10 13 (5.70%) 3rd Line Support
10 13 (5.70%) Field Engineer
11 12 (5.26%) IT Support
11 12 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (4.82%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.14%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (3.07%) Web Services
3 4 (1.75%) LDAP
4 2 (0.88%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.88%) LAMP
4 2 (0.88%) MAPI
5 1 (0.44%) COM
5 1 (0.44%) HTML
5 1 (0.44%) libvirt
5 1 (0.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (14.91%) Replication
3 33 (14.47%) Data Centre
4 30 (13.16%) PKI
4 30 (13.16%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (4.39%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.51%) User Experience
7 4 (1.75%) Clustering
8 3 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.32%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.32%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.32%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.88%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.44%) Blog
10 1 (0.44%) BYOD
10 1 (0.44%) Renewable Energy
10 1 (0.44%) SCADA
10 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 171 (75.00%) Windows
2 120 (52.63%) Windows Server
3 68 (29.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 63 (27.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (18.42%) Linux
6 37 (16.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (12.28%) Windows 7
8 25 (10.96%) Windows 10
9 14 (6.14%) CentOS
9 14 (6.14%) Solaris
10 8 (3.51%) Mac OS X
11 7 (3.07%) Windows 8
12 5 (2.19%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.32%) Debian
13 3 (1.32%) Unix
14 2 (0.88%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.44%) Android
15 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (30.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 59 (25.88%) ITIL
3 47 (20.61%) Problem-Solving
4 42 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
5 25 (10.96%) DevOps
6 22 (9.65%) Change Management
7 18 (7.89%) Network Management
7 18 (7.89%) Problem Management
7 18 (7.89%) Service Management
8 17 (7.46%) High Availability
9 15 (6.58%) Configuration Management
9 15 (6.58%) Data Protection
9 15 (6.58%) Load Balancing
9 15 (6.58%) Open Source
10 14 (6.14%) Break/Fix
10 14 (6.14%) ITIL V3
10 14 (6.14%) Presales
10 14 (6.14%) Trend Analysis
11 13 (5.70%) Incident Management
11 13 (5.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 69 (30.26%) PowerShell
2 24 (10.53%) Bash Shell
3 19 (8.33%) SQL
4 18 (7.89%) VBScript
5 17 (7.46%) Shell Script
6 14 (6.14%) PHP
6 14 (6.14%) Python
7 12 (5.26%) PHP 5
7 12 (5.26%) PHP 7
8 3 (1.32%) Go
8 3 (1.32%) Java
9 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (17.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (14.47%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (13.60%) CCNA
4 29 (12.72%) MCSA
5 26 (11.40%) MCSE
6 22 (9.65%) Citrix Certification
7 14 (6.14%) MCP
8 13 (5.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (5.26%) DBS Check
10 11 (4.82%) CCAA
11 8 (3.51%) CCNP
11 8 (3.51%) Degree
12 7 (3.07%) CCIE
12 7 (3.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (2.63%) CCDP
13 6 (2.63%) MCTS
14 3 (1.32%) GCIA
14 3 (1.32%) GCIH
14 3 (1.32%) GSEC
14 3 (1.32%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.82%) SLA
3 2 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.44%) GDPR
4 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 152 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 82 (35.96%) Hyper-V
3 55 (24.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (17.11%) XenApp
5 12 (5.26%) vSphere
6 11 (4.82%) XenDesktop
7 10 (4.39%) DFS Replication
8 8 (3.51%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (2.19%) Docker
10 4 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.32%) LXC
11 3 (1.32%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.88%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.44%) Firmware
13 1 (0.44%) KVM
13 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.44%) QEMU
13 1 (0.44%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 46 (20.18%) SCCM
2 38 (16.67%) Ansible
3 27 (11.84%) SCOM
4 23 (10.09%) Puppet
5 19 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 18 (7.89%) Microsoft Intune
7 17 (7.46%) Terraform
8 15 (6.58%) Kubernetes
9 14 (6.14%) HAProxy
9 14 (6.14%) Nagios
9 14 (6.14%) yum
10 12 (5.26%) Kibana
10 12 (5.26%) logstash
10 12 (5.26%) Prometheus
10 12 (5.26%) Rsyslog
11 6 (2.63%) Jamf Pro
11 6 (2.63%) WSUS
12 4 (1.75%) Single Sign-On
13 3 (1.32%) vMotion
Vendors
1 128 (56.14%) Microsoft
1 128 (56.14%) VMware
2 65 (28.51%) Citrix
3 53 (23.25%) Cisco
4 36 (15.79%) CommVault
5 22 (9.65%) Symantec
6 20 (8.77%) Zscaler
7 19 (8.33%) Ivanti
8 16 (7.02%) HP
8 16 (7.02%) SonicWALL
9 14 (6.14%) Dell
9 14 (6.14%) Meraki
9 14 (6.14%) Sybase
10 12 (5.26%) Nimble Storage
11 11 (4.82%) NetApp
12 9 (3.95%) F5
13 8 (3.51%) Extreme Networks
13 8 (3.51%) Sophos
14 7 (3.07%) Blue Coat
14 7 (3.07%) Fortinet