Period
to 22 June 2021

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 22 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 138 84 73
Rank change year-on-year -54 -11 +98
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 72 120 270
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.61% 3.18% 3.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.90% 15.85% 18.16%
Number of salaries quoted 67 105 189
10th Percentile £30,000 £23,700 £24,850
25th Percentile £34,472 £28,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £34,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.94% -13.75% -11.11%
75th Percentile £48,750 £43,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -

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 727 757 1,487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.26% 20.04% 19.60%
Number of salaries quoted 446 594 1,138
10th Percentile £29,875 £25,861 £26,000
25th Percentile £35,750 £32,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% -1.16% -4.44%
75th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +7.53% -2.11%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing DHCP as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing DHCP in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 June 2021.

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 22 June 2021. 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 27 £47,500 +37.68% 6
Cambridgeshire -25 21 £35,336 -16.86% 4
Essex +7 16 £37,060 +15.28% 2
Norfolk -7 6 £35,250 +21.97% 6
Bedfordshire -5 2 £45,000 - 2
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 65 (90.28%) DNS
2 57 (79.17%) Windows
3 52 (72.22%) Microsoft
4 50 (69.44%) Azure
5 45 (62.50%) VMware
6 43 (59.72%) TCP/IP
7 42 (58.33%) Windows Server
8 41 (56.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 41 (56.94%) Active Directory
9 37 (51.39%) PowerShell
10 29 (40.28%) Microsoft 365
10 29 (40.28%) VLAN
11 28 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 27 (37.50%) MS Exchange
13 25 (34.72%) Firewall
14 23 (31.94%) vSphere
15 21 (29.17%) SQL
16 20 (27.78%) XenDesktop
17 19 (26.39%) VMware Infrastructure
18 18 (25.00%) Veeam
18 18 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
18 18 (25.00%) SharePoint
19 17 (23.61%) Hyper-V
20 16 (22.22%) Social Skills
21 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2016
22 13 (18.06%) VPN
22 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
23 12 (16.67%) Citrix
23 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
23 12 (16.67%) Windows Server 2019

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 27 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 18 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 11 (15.28%) IIS
4 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.39%) Apache
6 1 (1.39%) nginx
6 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 50 (69.44%) Azure
2 29 (40.28%) Microsoft 365
3 11 (15.28%) AWS
4 8 (11.11%) IaaS
5 7 (9.72%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (8.33%) OneDrive
7 5 (6.94%) Mimecast
8 1 (1.39%) PaaS
8 1 (1.39%) Power Platform
8 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (90.28%) DNS
2 43 (59.72%) TCP/IP
3 29 (40.28%) VLAN
4 25 (34.72%) Firewall
5 13 (18.06%) VPN
6 9 (12.50%) SAN
6 9 (12.50%) VoIP
7 8 (11.11%) LAN
7 8 (11.11%) MPLS
7 8 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
7 8 (11.11%) WAN
8 5 (6.94%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (6.94%) NAS
9 4 (5.56%) ADSL
9 4 (5.56%) Internet
10 3 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (4.17%) Skype
11 2 (2.78%) NetScaler
11 2 (2.78%) PPTP
11 2 (2.78%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2019
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.39%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (22.22%) Social Skills
2 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.94%) Documentation Skills
4 4 (5.56%) Organisational Skills
5 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.39%) Back Office
6 1 (1.39%) Law
6 1 (1.39%) Legal
6 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (54.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (34.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 21 (29.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (23.61%) IT Engineer
5 14 (19.44%) Support Engineer
6 12 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Cloud Consultant
7 5 (6.94%) Consultant
8 4 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) IT Support
9 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Service Desk Manager
9 3 (4.17%) VMware Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) ADSI
1 1 (1.39%) CSS
1 1 (1.39%) EDI
1 1 (1.39%) Flutter
1 1 (1.39%) JSON
1 1 (1.39%) LAMP
1 1 (1.39%) OAuth
1 1 (1.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (5.56%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.17%) Clustering
4 3 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.17%) EMC VNX
4 3 (4.17%) Replication
4 3 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.78%) Handset
6 1 (1.39%) Life Science
6 1 (1.39%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 57 (79.17%) Windows
2 42 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 28 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2016
5 12 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 12 (16.67%) Windows Server 2019
6 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (8.33%) Linux
8 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.39%) Android
9 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (13.89%) Migration
3 9 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 9 (12.50%) IT Strategy
3 9 (12.50%) ITIL
4 6 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.56%) Presales
6 3 (4.17%) Business Case
6 3 (4.17%) Change Control
6 3 (4.17%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (4.17%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.17%) Server Management
6 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.17%) Time Management
7 2 (2.78%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.78%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 2 (2.78%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (2.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (51.39%) PowerShell
2 21 (29.17%) SQL
3 2 (2.78%) VBScript
4 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.39%) PHP
4 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.72%) Degree
2 7 (9.72%) MCSA
2 7 (9.72%) MCSE
2 7 (9.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (8.33%) CCNA
3 6 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.94%) VCP6
5 2 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.39%) MCITP
6 1 (1.39%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (56.94%) Active Directory
2 23 (31.94%) vSphere
3 20 (27.78%) XenDesktop
4 19 (26.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (23.61%) Hyper-V
6 8 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (6.94%) XenApp
8 3 (4.17%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 11 (15.28%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 8 (11.11%) SCCM
4 5 (6.94%) SCOM
5 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (4.17%) SCOrch
5 3 (4.17%) vCenter Server
5 3 (4.17%) WSUS
6 2 (2.78%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.39%) SCSM
Vendors
1 52 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 45 (62.50%) VMware
3 18 (25.00%) Veeam
4 12 (16.67%) Citrix
5 9 (12.50%) NetApp
6 8 (11.11%) Aruba
6 8 (11.11%) Cisco
7 6 (8.33%) HP
8 5 (6.94%) Nimble Storage
8 5 (6.94%) Sophos
9 3 (4.17%) 3PAR
9 3 (4.17%) Brocade
9 3 (4.17%) EMC
9 3 (4.17%) jetNEXUS
9 3 (4.17%) Rackspace
9 3 (4.17%) Symantec
10 2 (2.78%) Ivanti
10 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.39%) Mitel
11 1 (1.39%) Xamarin