Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 143 118 157
Rank change year-on-year -25 +39 +39
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 129 256 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.96% 2.58% 1.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.63% 13.29% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 106 175 205
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.63% -16.47%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,200 £21,550
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year +1.27% - -1.25%

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 1,339 1,926 2,260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.34% 19.44% 18.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,013 1,342 1,865
East of England median annual salary £43,500 £44,700 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.68% -0.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -23 56 £42,500 - 21
Cambridgeshire +52 49 £40,000 +42.86% 9
Essex -4 9 £44,735 +78.94% 11
Norfolk -7 8 £31,500 -18.18% 4
Bedfordshire +9 6 £22,500 -43.75%
Suffolk +9 1 £20,000 -33.33% 6
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 126 (97.67%) DNS
2 103 (79.84%) Windows
3 90 (69.77%) Active Directory
4 89 (68.99%) Microsoft
5 87 (67.44%) Windows Server
6 76 (58.91%) TCP/IP
7 73 (56.59%) Office 365
8 72 (55.81%) VMware
9 70 (54.26%) MS Exchange
10 62 (48.06%) Hyper-V
11 54 (41.86%) Citrix
12 50 (38.76%) Azure
13 49 (37.98%) Exchange Server 2010
14 48 (37.21%) XenApp
15 45 (34.88%) Firewall
16 41 (31.78%) PowerShell
17 38 (29.46%) Windows Server 2012
18 37 (28.68%) Exchange Server 2013
19 36 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
20 35 (27.13%) Data Centre
21 32 (24.81%) Skype for Business
21 32 (24.81%) Skype
22 30 (23.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 30 (23.26%) LAN
23 29 (22.48%) NetScaler
24 28 (21.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
24 28 (21.71%) CommVault
24 28 (21.71%) Symantec
25 26 (20.16%) Microsoft Office
26 25 (19.38%) VMware Infrastructure

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 70 (54.26%) MS Exchange
2 49 (37.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (28.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 32 (24.81%) Skype for Business
5 21 (16.28%) SharePoint
6 8 (6.20%) IIS
7 5 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (3.88%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (3.10%) Apache
9 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.55%) nginx
10 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (20.16%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (4.65%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 73 (56.59%) Office 365
2 50 (38.76%) Azure
3 24 (18.60%) OneDrive
4 15 (11.63%) AWS
5 9 (6.98%) Mimecast
6 6 (4.65%) SaaS
7 3 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.55%) GitHub
8 2 (1.55%) Power Platform
8 2 (1.55%) Yammer
9 1 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 126 (97.67%) DNS
2 76 (58.91%) TCP/IP
3 45 (34.88%) Firewall
4 32 (24.81%) Skype
5 30 (23.26%) LAN
6 29 (22.48%) NetScaler
7 24 (18.60%) WAN
8 19 (14.73%) VLAN
9 15 (11.63%) VPN
10 13 (10.08%) Network Security
10 13 (10.08%) VoIP
10 13 (10.08%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (7.75%) Internet
11 10 (7.75%) MPLS
12 7 (5.43%) BGP
12 7 (5.43%) OSPF
13 6 (4.65%) Broadband
13 6 (4.65%) EIGRP
13 6 (4.65%) WLAN
14 5 (3.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (1.55%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.55%) Power BI
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.78%) MySQL
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.55%) JIRA
3 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.78%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (11.63%) Retail
2 9 (6.98%) Finance
3 4 (3.10%) Automotive
4 3 (2.33%) Banking
4 3 (2.33%) Electronics
4 3 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.33%) Marketing
4 3 (2.33%) Public Sector
4 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (26.36%) Analyst
2 28 (21.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 21 (16.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 21 (16.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (13.18%) IT Support
5 15 (11.63%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (10.08%) IT Engineer
7 12 (9.30%) Network Engineer
7 12 (9.30%) Support Engineer
8 10 (7.75%) Linux Engineer
8 10 (7.75%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (5.43%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (5.43%) Field Engineer
9 7 (5.43%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (5.43%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 6 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.65%) DevOps Systems Engineer
10 6 (4.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.65%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (4.65%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.98%) WSH
2 7 (5.43%) Web Services
3 2 (1.55%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (1.55%) MAPI
4 1 (0.78%) .NET
4 1 (0.78%) COM
4 1 (0.78%) LAMP
4 1 (0.78%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (27.13%) Data Centre
2 18 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (10.08%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.10%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.33%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.33%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.55%) PKI
7 1 (0.78%) Blog
7 1 (0.78%) Clustering
7 1 (0.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 103 (79.84%) Windows
2 87 (67.44%) Windows Server
3 38 (29.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (11.63%) Windows 10
6 11 (8.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (7.75%) Linux
7 10 (7.75%) Windows 7
8 7 (5.43%) Mac OS X
9 5 (3.88%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.55%) CentOS
10 2 (1.55%) Solaris
11 1 (0.78%) Debian
11 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (23.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 23 (17.83%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (16.28%) ITIL
4 18 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (12.40%) Network Management
6 14 (10.85%) Break/Fix
7 11 (8.53%) Service Management
8 9 (6.98%) DevOps
8 9 (6.98%) ITSM
8 9 (6.98%) Patch Management
9 8 (6.20%) Server Management
10 7 (5.43%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (5.43%) Migration
11 6 (4.65%) Conflict Management
11 6 (4.65%) Data Analysis
11 6 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (4.65%) Mentoring
11 6 (4.65%) Network Architecture
11 6 (4.65%) Service Design
12 5 (3.88%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 41 (31.78%) PowerShell
2 12 (9.30%) Python
3 9 (6.98%) Bash Shell
3 9 (6.98%) VBScript
4 7 (5.43%) SQL
5 5 (3.88%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.33%) Go
7 2 (1.55%) Java
7 2 (1.55%) PHP
7 2 (1.55%) PHP 5
7 2 (1.55%) PHP 7
8 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (14.73%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (14.73%) MCSA
3 18 (13.95%) CCNA
4 16 (12.40%) MCSE
5 10 (7.75%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (5.43%) CCIE
6 7 (5.43%) CCNP
7 6 (4.65%) CCDP
7 6 (4.65%) DBS Check
8 5 (3.88%) Degree
8 5 (3.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (3.88%) MCP
9 2 (1.55%) CCENT
9 2 (1.55%) GCIA
9 2 (1.55%) GCIH
9 2 (1.55%) GSEC
9 2 (1.55%) SSCP
10 1 (0.78%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.78%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 90 (69.77%) Active Directory
2 62 (48.06%) Hyper-V
3 48 (37.21%) XenApp
4 25 (19.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (15.50%) vSphere
6 10 (7.75%) XenDesktop
7 5 (3.88%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (2.33%) Docker
8 3 (2.33%) LXC
8 3 (2.33%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (21.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 15 (11.63%) Ansible
3 11 (8.53%) SCCM
4 10 (7.75%) Microsoft Intune
5 8 (6.20%) Puppet
6 7 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (3.88%) Backup Exec
7 5 (3.88%) Jamf Pro
7 5 (3.88%) Kubernetes
7 5 (3.88%) Terraform
8 4 (3.10%) SCOM
8 4 (3.10%) WSUS
9 2 (1.55%) AirWatch
9 2 (1.55%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.55%) Nagios
9 2 (1.55%) Prometheus
9 2 (1.55%) yum
10 1 (0.78%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.78%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 89 (68.99%) Microsoft
2 72 (55.81%) VMware
3 54 (41.86%) Citrix
4 28 (21.71%) CommVault
4 28 (21.71%) Symantec
5 21 (16.28%) Cisco
6 19 (14.73%) Ivanti
6 19 (14.73%) Zscaler
7 9 (6.98%) HP
8 8 (6.20%) Meraki
9 7 (5.43%) Dell
9 7 (5.43%) F5
9 7 (5.43%) SonicWALL
10 6 (4.65%) Blue Coat
10 6 (4.65%) Extreme Networks
10 6 (4.65%) Fortinet
10 6 (4.65%) Mitel
10 6 (4.65%) Palo Alto
10 6 (4.65%) Radware
11 4 (3.10%) ServiceNow