Period
to 22 July 2019

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 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 57 54 78
Rank change year-on-year -3 +24 -15
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 41 49 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.38% 4.27% 2.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.30% 21.49% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 29 52 30
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £21,250 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.94% -15.00% -13.79%
10th Percentile £26,000 £18,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,550 £55,125 £43,750
South East median annual salary £38,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.04% -5.33% -

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 202 228 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 21.58% 19.88% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 175 208 215
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% -5.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £20,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,900 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 22 July 2019.

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 22 July 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
Dartford +11 14 £27,500 -47.62% 1
Sevenoaks -6 7 £32,500 +23.81% 1
Whitstable +3 4 £34,000 +6.25% 4
Sittingbourne -4 4 £29,000 -6.45% 3
Rochester - 3 £70,500 -
Maidstone +1 2 £27,000 +28.57% 2
Chatham -17 2 £33,250 +27.88%
Tunbridge Wells +2 1 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Edenbridge - 1 £43,000 -
DHCP
South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 41 (100.00%) DNS
2 34 (82.93%) Windows
2 34 (82.93%) TCP/IP
3 33 (80.49%) Windows Server
4 32 (78.05%) Microsoft
4 32 (78.05%) Active Directory
5 28 (68.29%) VMware
6 26 (63.41%) Firewall
7 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (48.78%) Hyper-V
9 19 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (46.34%) ITIL
10 17 (41.46%) VoIP
11 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
11 16 (39.02%) SQL Server 2012
12 15 (36.59%) SQL
12 15 (36.59%) LAN
12 15 (36.59%) WAN
13 14 (34.15%) VPN
13 14 (34.15%) Cisco
13 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (31.71%) MCSE
14 13 (31.71%) MCSA
14 13 (31.71%) MS Exchange
14 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2010
14 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2013
15 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (29.27%) IIS
16 11 (26.83%) Service Management

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 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2013
1 13 (31.71%) MS Exchange
2 12 (29.27%) IIS
3 3 (7.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) Office 365
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (7.32%) IaaS
4 3 (7.32%) PaaS
4 3 (7.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (100.00%) DNS
2 34 (82.93%) TCP/IP
3 26 (63.41%) Firewall
4 17 (41.46%) VoIP
5 15 (36.59%) LAN
5 15 (36.59%) WAN
6 14 (34.15%) VPN
7 10 (24.39%) IP Telephony
8 8 (19.51%) Wireless
9 6 (14.63%) VLAN
10 4 (9.76%) WLAN
11 3 (7.32%) MPLS
11 3 (7.32%) Skype
11 3 (7.32%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (4.88%) Network Security
12 2 (4.88%) SAN
13 1 (2.44%) BGP
13 1 (2.44%) Internet
13 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
13 1 (2.44%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
1 16 (39.02%) SQL Server 2012
2 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2017
General
1 3 (7.32%) Legal
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 11 (26.83%) IT Technician
2 7 (17.07%) Support Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) IT Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) IT Support
4 5 (12.20%) Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (9.76%) IT Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Head of Infrastructure
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Service Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Driving Licence
2 7 (17.07%) Fat Client
2 7 (17.07%) Replication
2 7 (17.07%) Thin Client
3 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.44%) Clustering
5 1 (2.44%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.44%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 34 (82.93%) Windows
2 33 (80.49%) Windows Server
3 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (26.83%) Windows 8
6 8 (19.51%) Linux
7 7 (17.07%) Unix
7 7 (17.07%) Windows 10
8 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) ITIL
2 11 (26.83%) Service Delivery
2 11 (26.83%) Service Management
3 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (17.07%) Application Packaging
4 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (17.07%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (14.63%) Incident Management
6 4 (9.76%) Business Continuity
7 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.32%) Line Management
7 3 (7.32%) Resource Management
7 3 (7.32%) Technical Leadership
8 2 (4.88%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.44%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (2.44%) Network Architecture
9 1 (2.44%) Network Security Management
9 1 (2.44%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.44%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (31.71%) MCSA
2 13 (31.71%) MCSE
3 6 (14.63%) Degree
4 5 (12.20%) DBS Check
4 5 (12.20%) MCP
5 2 (4.88%) CCNA
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.44%) CCNP
6 1 (2.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.83%) COBIT
2 7 (17.07%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (78.05%) Active Directory
2 20 (48.78%) Hyper-V
3 19 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (17.07%) DFS Replication
4 7 (17.07%) Terminal Server
4 7 (17.07%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (7.32%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 7 (17.07%) WSUS
2 4 (9.76%) SCCM
2 4 (9.76%) SCOM
3 3 (7.32%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 32 (78.05%) Microsoft
2 28 (68.29%) VMware
3 14 (34.15%) Cisco
4 11 (26.83%) WatchGuard
5 10 (24.39%) Citrix
6 5 (12.20%) HP
7 4 (9.76%) Avaya
7 4 (9.76%) Google
8 3 (7.32%) Veritas
9 2 (4.88%) 3Com
10 1 (2.44%) Dell
10 1 (2.44%) Palo Alto
10 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.44%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.44%) Ubiquiti