Period
to 8 April 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 8 April 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
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 111 91 162
Rank change year-on-year -20 +71 +20
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 140 274 228
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.52% 3.24% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.56% 16.73% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 115 194 172
Median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £60,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +3.90%

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 1,115 1,638 2,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.05% 19.36% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 863 1,208 1,792
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £66,075 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +2.15% +3.33%

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 8 April 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 8 April 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 -24 75 £36,000 -10.00% 4
Cambridgeshire +31 33 £43,500 +16.00% 9
Essex 0 13 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Norfolk -1 10 £32,800 -34.40% 3
Bedfordshire +11 7 £45,000 -
Suffolk 0 2 £24,500 -10.91%
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 8 April 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.

1 139 (99.29%) DNS
2 128 (91.43%) Windows
3 111 (79.29%) Microsoft
4 110 (78.57%) Active Directory
5 102 (72.86%) Windows Server
6 101 (72.14%) Office 365
7 88 (62.86%) VMware
8 79 (56.43%) TCP/IP
9 64 (45.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 63 (45.00%) Citrix
11 62 (44.29%) MS Exchange
12 61 (43.57%) Azure
13 57 (40.71%) Exchange Server 2010
13 57 (40.71%) Windows Server 2016
14 56 (40.00%) Firewall
15 50 (35.71%) vSphere
16 49 (35.00%) Microsoft Office
17 48 (34.29%) SQL Server
18 47 (33.57%) LAN
18 47 (33.57%) XenApp
18 47 (33.57%) Windows 10
19 44 (31.43%) PowerShell
20 43 (30.71%) VMware Infrastructure
20 43 (30.71%) Hyper-V
21 41 (29.29%) Windows Server 2019
22 39 (27.86%) WAN
23 36 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
24 35 (25.00%) VLAN
25 34 (24.29%) AWS
25 34 (24.29%) VoIP

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 62 (44.29%) MS Exchange
2 57 (40.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (23.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 26 (18.57%) SharePoint
5 21 (15.00%) Skype for Business
6 8 (5.71%) IIS
Applications
1 49 (35.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 101 (72.14%) Office 365
2 61 (43.57%) Azure
3 34 (24.29%) AWS
4 27 (19.29%) OneDrive
5 12 (8.57%) Azure Active Directory
6 9 (6.43%) GCP
7 4 (2.86%) IaaS
8 2 (1.43%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 2 (1.43%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (1.43%) GitHub
8 2 (1.43%) Power Platform
8 2 (1.43%) SaaS
9 1 (0.71%) Akamai
9 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 139 (99.29%) DNS
2 79 (56.43%) TCP/IP
3 56 (40.00%) Firewall
4 47 (33.57%) LAN
5 39 (27.86%) WAN
6 35 (25.00%) VLAN
7 34 (24.29%) VoIP
8 28 (20.00%) VPN
9 23 (16.43%) SAN
10 22 (15.71%) Internet
11 21 (15.00%) Skype
12 18 (12.86%) Wireless
13 14 (10.00%) NetScaler
14 12 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (5.71%) Cisco Wireless
16 5 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
17 3 (2.14%) BGP
17 3 (2.14%) Cisco ASA
17 3 (2.14%) OSPF
17 3 (2.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (2.14%) MySQL
4 2 (1.43%) Power BI
4 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2017
4 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.43%) JIRA
2 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (10.71%) Finance
2 12 (8.57%) Retail
3 3 (2.14%) Advertising
3 3 (2.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (28.57%) IT Support
2 37 (26.43%) IT Engineer
3 32 (22.86%) Analyst
4 27 (19.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 26 (18.57%) Support Engineer
6 19 (13.57%) IT Support Engineer
7 15 (10.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 15 (10.71%) Support Analyst
8 14 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
9 13 (9.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 13 (9.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (8.57%) Network Support
11 11 (7.86%) 2nd Line Support
12 10 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
12 10 (7.14%) Field Engineer
12 10 (7.14%) Team Leader
13 9 (6.43%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
13 9 (6.43%) Network Analyst
13 9 (6.43%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.57%) WSH
2 10 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (0.71%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.71%) ADSI
3 1 (0.71%) HTML
3 1 (0.71%) LDAP
3 1 (0.71%) POSIX
3 1 (0.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.57%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.29%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.14%) Replication
5 9 (6.43%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.57%) Driving Licence
6 5 (3.57%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.14%) Clustering
8 2 (1.43%) EPoS
8 2 (1.43%) iPad
9 1 (0.71%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.71%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.71%) Handset
9 1 (0.71%) PKI
9 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 128 (91.43%) Windows
2 102 (72.86%) Windows Server
3 64 (45.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (40.71%) Windows Server 2016
5 47 (33.57%) Windows 10
6 41 (29.29%) Windows Server 2019
7 36 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (5.00%) Windows 7
10 4 (2.86%) Linux
11 3 (2.14%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.43%) Android
12 2 (1.43%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.43%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.71%) Unix
13 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 28 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 28 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (18.57%) Patch Management
3 26 (18.57%) Server Management
4 17 (12.14%) Service Delivery
5 14 (10.00%) Change Management
6 13 (9.29%) ITIL
6 13 (9.29%) Time Management
7 12 (8.57%) Incident Management
8 10 (7.14%) Decision-Making
8 10 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
8 10 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
9 9 (6.43%) Web Filtering
10 8 (5.71%) Configuration Management
10 8 (5.71%) DevOps
10 8 (5.71%) Email Filtering
11 7 (5.00%) Migration
11 7 (5.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (31.43%) PowerShell
2 26 (18.57%) VBScript
3 15 (10.71%) SQL
4 7 (5.00%) Python
5 2 (1.43%) Java
6 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.71%) C
6 1 (0.71%) C++
6 1 (0.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (7.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.14%) MCSA
2 10 (7.14%) MCSE
3 6 (4.29%) Degree
3 6 (4.29%) MCP
4 4 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (1.43%) CCNP
5 2 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.43%) GCIA
5 2 (1.43%) GCIH
5 2 (1.43%) GSEC
5 2 (1.43%) SSCP
6 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 110 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 50 (35.71%) vSphere
3 47 (33.57%) XenApp
4 43 (30.71%) Hyper-V
4 43 (30.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.43%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.71%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.71%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 18 (12.86%) SCCM
2 13 (9.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 12 (8.57%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.14%) Puppet
5 2 (1.43%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.43%) Terraform
5 2 (1.43%) WSUS
6 1 (0.71%) Ansible
6 1 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.71%) PaperCut
6 1 (0.71%) SCOM
6 1 (0.71%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.71%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.71%) vRealize
Vendors
1 111 (79.29%) Microsoft
2 88 (62.86%) VMware
3 63 (45.00%) Citrix
4 32 (22.86%) Cisco
4 32 (22.86%) HP
5 16 (11.43%) Mitel
6 14 (10.00%) Symantec
7 12 (8.57%) Asigra
7 12 (8.57%) SonicWALL
8 11 (7.86%) CommVault
8 11 (7.86%) Google
9 9 (6.43%) CheckPoint
9 9 (6.43%) Veeam
10 8 (5.71%) NetApp
11 7 (5.00%) Zscaler
12 6 (4.29%) Juniper
13 5 (3.57%) Brocade
14 4 (2.86%) Ivanti
15 3 (2.14%) Blue Coat
15 3 (2.14%) WatchGuard