Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 61 65
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4 +2
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 38 60 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.32% 3.90% 4.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.12% 22.90% 19.56%
Number of salaries quoted 40 37 78
Kent median annual salary £20,000 £34,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.18% +11.48% -3.94%
10th Percentile £18,000 £21,250 £23,800
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £40,000
South East median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.11% -1.33%

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 Kent with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 222 262 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.41% 17.05% 21.16%
Number of salaries quoted 204 199 388
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,775 £55,000 £59,125
South East median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% -2.30% +2.35%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing DHCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Kent

DHCP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for DHCP in Kent

DHCP
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in Kent over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for DHCP in Kent

DHCP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Kent region over the 6 months to 21 May 2018. 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
Canterbury - 10 £20,000 -
Tonbridge - 9 £18,000 - 1
Westerham - 3 £18,500 -
West Malling -2 2 £40,000 +11.89% 2
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £55,000 -
Chatham +14 1 £26,000 -1.89%
Sittingbourne +1 1 - - 1
Sevenoaks -1 1 £30,000 +33.33% 1
DHCP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, 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 Kent region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 38 (100.00%) DNS
2 37 (97.37%) Active Directory
3 33 (86.84%) Microsoft
4 20 (52.63%) Apple
4 20 (52.63%) DBS Check
5 19 (50.00%) Windows
6 17 (44.74%) VMware
7 16 (42.11%) Windows Server
8 14 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (31.58%) Hyper-V
9 12 (31.58%) Driving Licence
10 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (23.68%) MCSE
10 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
12 7 (18.42%) Finance
12 7 (18.42%) Windows 8
13 6 (15.79%) Virtual Desktop
13 6 (15.79%) LAN
13 6 (15.79%) SolarWinds
13 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (15.79%) Office 365
14 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
14 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
14 5 (13.16%) XenApp
14 5 (13.16%) XenDesktop
14 5 (13.16%) MCSA
14 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
14 5 (13.16%) ITIL

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.26%) IIS
5 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (5.26%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Office 365
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
3 1 (2.63%) npm
3 1 (2.63%) NuGet
3 1 (2.63%) PaaS
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (100.00%) DNS
2 6 (15.79%) LAN
3 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
3 5 (13.16%) WAN
4 4 (10.53%) Firewall
4 4 (10.53%) SAN
5 3 (7.89%) VoIP
6 2 (5.26%) Skype
6 2 (5.26%) VLAN
6 2 (5.26%) VPN
7 1 (2.63%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Bower
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) German Language
3 1 (2.63%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.63%) Japanese Language
3 1 (2.63%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 6 (15.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 6 (15.79%) IT Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) 1st Line Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) IT Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) IT Support
3 4 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Junior
3 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Support Technician
4 3 (7.89%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (7.89%) IT Technician
4 3 (7.89%) Junior Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Junior Support Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Server Specialist
4 3 (7.89%) Storage Specialist
4 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Operations Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.26%) NHS
2 2 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 16 (42.11%) Windows Server
3 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (18.42%) Windows 8
6 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
7 4 (10.53%) Windows 10
8 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) ITIL
2 4 (10.53%) BCP
2 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
2 4 (10.53%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 3 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.26%) ERP
4 2 (5.26%) Migration
4 2 (5.26%) Operations Management
4 2 (5.26%) Process Improvement
4 2 (5.26%) Project Management
4 2 (5.26%) Time Management
5 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.63%) Information Security
5 1 (2.63%) Manual Testing
5 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.63%) Service Management
5 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (52.63%) DBS Check
2 9 (23.68%) MCSE
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (13.16%) CCNA
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (13.16%) MCSA
4 4 (10.53%) MCITP
4 4 (10.53%) MCP
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.63%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) COBIT
2 2 (5.26%) PMO
System Software
1 37 (97.37%) Active Directory
2 14 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (31.58%) Hyper-V
4 6 (15.79%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (13.16%) XenApp
5 5 (13.16%) XenDesktop
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.63%) Docker
7 1 (2.63%) Firmware
7 1 (2.63%) vSphere
7 1 (2.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) Microsoft
2 20 (52.63%) Apple
3 17 (44.74%) VMware
4 6 (15.79%) SolarWinds
5 5 (13.16%) Citrix
6 4 (10.53%) Cisco
6 4 (10.53%) CommVault
6 4 (10.53%) HP
7 3 (7.89%) Dell
7 3 (7.89%) NetApp
7 3 (7.89%) Nimsoft
7 3 (7.89%) WatchGuard
8 2 (5.26%) JD Edwards
8 2 (5.26%) Meraki
8 2 (5.26%) Veeam
9 1 (2.63%) Avaya
9 1 (2.63%) QNAP
9 1 (2.63%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.63%) Zerto