Period
to 21 February 2020

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

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 49 73 83
Rank change year-on-year +24 +10 -35
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 33 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.25% 1.25% 2.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.40% 7.64% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 33 10 26
Kent median annual salary £29,000 £34,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.71% +16.24% -31.18%
10th Percentile £26,050 £28,500 £20,000
90th Percentile £35,100 £47,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +21.43% -17.65%

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 141 144 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 18.15% 16.40% 19.32%
Number of salaries quoted 131 129 207
Kent median annual salary £34,088 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.61% -17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £21,550
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,850 £64,250
South East median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% -5.56%

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 February 2020.

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 February 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
Dartford - 12 £28,000 - 1
Sittingbourne -3 10 £27,500 -5.17% 2
Maidstone - 5 £31,500 - 2
Sevenoaks -2 1 £35,000 -4.11%
Chatham - 1 £33,500 -
DHCP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Kent region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 33 (100.00%) DNS
2 32 (96.97%) Active Directory
3 25 (75.76%) Windows
3 25 (75.76%) Microsoft
4 19 (57.58%) Firewall
4 19 (57.58%) TCP/IP
5 17 (51.52%) Hyper-V
6 16 (48.48%) Windows Server
7 15 (45.45%) MS Exchange
8 13 (39.39%) MCSA
8 13 (39.39%) VoIP
8 13 (39.39%) IIS
8 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (39.39%) VMware
8 13 (39.39%) Office 365
8 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (33.33%) ITIL
11 10 (30.30%) WAN
11 10 (30.30%) LAN
11 10 (30.30%) Windows 8
12 9 (27.27%) Management Information System
12 9 (27.27%) MCP
12 9 (27.27%) SQL
12 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
13 8 (24.24%) WLAN
13 8 (24.24%) VPN
13 8 (24.24%) MCSE
13 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008

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 15 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 13 (39.39%) IIS
3 12 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 3 (9.09%) Skype for Business
6 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (3.03%) Site Server
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 13 (39.39%) Office 365
2 5 (15.15%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (15.15%) G Suite
3 1 (3.03%) Azure
3 1 (3.03%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 33 (100.00%) DNS
2 19 (57.58%) Firewall
2 19 (57.58%) TCP/IP
3 13 (39.39%) VoIP
4 10 (30.30%) LAN
4 10 (30.30%) WAN
5 8 (24.24%) VPN
5 8 (24.24%) WLAN
6 7 (21.21%) Internet
6 7 (21.21%) VLAN
7 6 (18.18%) Ethernet
8 5 (15.15%) FTP
8 5 (15.15%) iSCSI
8 5 (15.15%) NAS
8 5 (15.15%) SMTP
8 5 (15.15%) Telnet
9 3 (9.09%) Skype
10 2 (6.06%) SAN
10 2 (6.06%) Wireless
11 1 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Support Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (24.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) IT Technician
3 7 (21.21%) Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Support Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Support
5 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Service Desk Manager
6 4 (12.12%) Service Manager
7 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) NHS
2 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Windows Server
3 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (30.30%) Windows 8
5 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (15.15%) Linux
7 4 (12.12%) Windows 10
8 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (21.21%) Service Management
4 6 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (15.15%) Server Management
6 4 (12.12%) Email Filtering
6 4 (12.12%) ITSM
6 4 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (12.12%) Web Filtering
7 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.06%) Server Building
9 1 (3.03%) Fintech
9 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
9 1 (3.03%) Patch Management
9 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) MCSA
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (27.27%) MCP
3 8 (24.24%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) COBIT
2 5 (15.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (96.97%) Active Directory
2 17 (51.52%) Hyper-V
3 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (15.15%) Terminal Services
5 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 5 (15.15%) SCCM
1 5 (15.15%) SCOM
2 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (75.76%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) VMware
3 7 (21.21%) WatchGuard
4 6 (18.18%) HP
5 5 (15.15%) Spiceworks
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco
7 2 (6.06%) Citrix
7 2 (6.06%) Remedy
7 2 (6.06%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.03%) Mitel
8 1 (3.03%) Symantec
8 1 (3.03%) Veeam