Period
to 9 July 2020

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 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > East of England
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 81 75 166
Rank change year-on-year -6 +91 +5
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 112 264 226
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.13% 3.47% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.51% 17.33% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 96 199 161
Median annual salary £34,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.75% -11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £69,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 722 1,523 2,222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.21% 20.01% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 555 1,162 1,673
Median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.11% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,300
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.53% -2.11% +5.56%

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 9 July 2020.

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 9 July 2020. 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 +1 59 £32,500 -31.58%
Cambridgeshire +16 22 £42,500 +13.33% 8
Essex +7 15 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Norfolk +5 9 £28,900 +17.96%
Bedfordshire +18 6 £45,000 -
Suffolk +16 1 £29,000 -13.43%
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 9 July 2020, 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.

1 110 (98.21%) DNS
2 103 (91.96%) Windows
3 93 (83.04%) Active Directory
4 85 (75.89%) Microsoft
5 80 (71.43%) Office 365
5 80 (71.43%) Windows Server
6 68 (60.71%) VMware
7 56 (50.00%) TCP/IP
8 54 (48.21%) Firewall
8 54 (48.21%) Azure
9 48 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
10 43 (38.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 40 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
12 38 (33.93%) Hyper-V
13 37 (33.04%) LAN
14 36 (32.14%) VPN
14 36 (32.14%) WAN
14 36 (32.14%) MS Exchange
14 36 (32.14%) Citrix
15 34 (30.36%) vSphere
15 34 (30.36%) Windows Server 2016
16 32 (28.57%) AWS
17 31 (27.68%) SharePoint
17 31 (27.68%) Exchange Server 2010
18 30 (26.79%) Windows 10
19 29 (25.89%) SQL Server
19 29 (25.89%) Cisco
19 29 (25.89%) Wireless
20 26 (23.21%) HP
20 26 (23.21%) Windows Server 2008

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 36 (32.14%) MS Exchange
2 31 (27.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 31 (27.68%) SharePoint
3 23 (20.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (8.93%) Skype for Business
5 6 (5.36%) IIS
Applications
1 40 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 80 (71.43%) Office 365
2 54 (48.21%) Azure
3 32 (28.57%) AWS
4 20 (17.86%) OneDrive
5 14 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
6 9 (8.04%) GCP
7 2 (1.79%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 2 (1.79%) IaaS
7 2 (1.79%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.89%) Akamai
8 1 (0.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 110 (98.21%) DNS
2 56 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 54 (48.21%) Firewall
4 37 (33.04%) LAN
5 36 (32.14%) VPN
5 36 (32.14%) WAN
6 29 (25.89%) Wireless
7 23 (20.54%) SAN
8 16 (14.29%) VLAN
8 16 (14.29%) VoIP
9 11 (9.82%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (8.93%) Internet
10 10 (8.93%) Skype
11 9 (8.04%) PBX
12 8 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
13 5 (4.46%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (2.68%) BGP
14 3 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (2.68%) NetScaler
14 3 (2.68%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (1.79%) MySQL
3 2 (1.79%) Power BI
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2017
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (10.71%) Retail
2 10 (8.93%) Finance
3 3 (2.68%) Advertising
3 3 (2.68%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.89%) Banking
4 1 (0.89%) Electronics
4 1 (0.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 31 (27.68%) IT Engineer
3 30 (26.79%) IT Support
4 23 (20.54%) Analyst
5 20 (17.86%) Network Support
6 17 (15.18%) IT Support Engineer
6 17 (15.18%) Network Engineer
7 15 (13.39%) Support Analyst
8 14 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
8 14 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (11.61%) Server Engineer
9 13 (11.61%) Server Support
10 12 (10.71%) Network Support Engineer
10 12 (10.71%) Server Support Engineer
11 11 (9.82%) 2nd Line Support
12 10 (8.93%) Cloud Engineer
12 10 (8.93%) Field Engineer
13 9 (8.04%) Hyper-V Engineer
13 9 (8.04%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (8.04%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.82%) WSH
2 10 (8.93%) Web Services
3 1 (0.89%) .NET
3 1 (0.89%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.89%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.89%) HTML
3 1 (0.89%) POSIX
3 1 (0.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.93%) Replication
3 9 (8.04%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 8 (7.14%) Driving Licence
5 7 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (4.46%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.68%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.68%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.79%) Clustering
8 2 (1.79%) EPoS
8 2 (1.79%) iPad
9 1 (0.89%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.89%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.89%) Eurex
9 1 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.89%) Handset
9 1 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 103 (91.96%) Windows
2 80 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 43 (38.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (30.36%) Windows Server 2016
5 30 (26.79%) Windows 10
6 26 (23.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (22.32%) Windows Server 2019
8 8 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (5.36%) Linux
10 5 (4.46%) Android
10 5 (4.46%) Apple iOS
10 5 (4.46%) Windows 7
11 3 (2.68%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.79%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.79%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.89%) CentOS
13 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.89%) Unix
13 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.54%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (16.96%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (15.18%) ITIL
3 17 (15.18%) Service Delivery
4 16 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 14 (12.50%) Change Management
6 12 (10.71%) Incident Management
6 12 (10.71%) Patch Management
6 12 (10.71%) Server Management
7 10 (8.93%) Decision-Making
8 9 (8.04%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 8 (7.14%) Email Filtering
9 8 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
9 8 (7.14%) Web Filtering
10 7 (6.25%) Time Management
11 6 (5.36%) Project Management
11 6 (5.36%) Server Virtualisation
12 5 (4.46%) Project Delivery
12 5 (4.46%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 17 (15.18%) SQL
3 11 (9.82%) VBScript
4 6 (5.36%) Python
5 2 (1.79%) C
6 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.89%) C#
6 1 (0.89%) C++
6 1 (0.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.36%) MCP
2 6 (5.36%) MCSA
2 6 (5.36%) MCSE
3 5 (4.46%) Degree
4 2 (1.79%) CCNP
4 2 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.39%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 93 (83.04%) Active Directory
2 48 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (33.93%) Hyper-V
4 34 (30.36%) vSphere
5 18 (16.07%) XenApp
6 12 (10.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 12 (10.71%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.79%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.89%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.89%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.89%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 17 (15.18%) SCCM
2 6 (5.36%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.57%) WSUS
4 3 (2.68%) Puppet
5 2 (1.79%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.79%) SCOM
5 2 (1.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.79%) Terraform
6 1 (0.89%) Ansible
6 1 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.89%) PaperCut
6 1 (0.89%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.89%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.89%) vRealize
Vendors
1 85 (75.89%) Microsoft
2 68 (60.71%) VMware
3 36 (32.14%) Citrix
4 29 (25.89%) Cisco
5 26 (23.21%) HP
6 12 (10.71%) SonicWALL
7 11 (9.82%) Google
8 9 (8.04%) CheckPoint
9 8 (7.14%) NetApp
9 8 (7.14%) Veeam
10 7 (6.25%) Mitel
11 6 (5.36%) Asigra
11 6 (5.36%) Meraki
12 5 (4.46%) Brocade
12 5 (4.46%) Juniper
12 5 (4.46%) ServiceNow
13 3 (2.68%) Apple
13 3 (2.68%) Blue Coat
13 3 (2.68%) F5
13 3 (2.68%) Symantec