Period
to 21 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 47 86
Rank change year-on-year -36 +39 -2
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 29 95 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.31% 5.88% 2.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.93% 30.65% 13.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26 67 49
Kent median annual salary £29,250 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.18% +21.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £20,000 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,250 £38,750
South East median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -17.65% +13.33% -

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 243 310 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.32% 19.20% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 207 245 385
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -10.84%
10th Percentile £21,550 £25,000 £22,200
90th Percentile £64,250 £58,750 £58,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +10.00%

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 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 February 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
Dartford -19 4 - -
Sittingbourne 0 3 £22,500 -30.77%
Westerham -9 3 £18,500 -26.00%
Sevenoaks +1 2 £22,500 -10.00% 2
Canterbury - 2 £20,000 -
Maidstone +23 1 £25,000 -53.70% 1
Chatham +10 1 £26,000 -8.77%
West Malling -3 1 - - 3
DHCP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 29 (100.00%) DNS
2 27 (93.10%) Microsoft
3 24 (82.76%) Active Directory
4 20 (68.97%) Windows
5 19 (65.52%) Windows Server
6 16 (55.17%) VMware
7 14 (48.28%) LAN
7 14 (48.28%) TCP/IP
8 13 (44.83%) WAN
8 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
8 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (41.38%) Cisco
10 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (37.93%) Hyper-V
11 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (31.03%) MCSE
12 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
12 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (27.59%) Windows 10
13 8 (27.59%) Office 365
13 8 (27.59%) HP
14 7 (24.14%) Citrix
14 7 (24.14%) Finance
14 7 (24.14%) Windows 8
15 6 (20.69%) Remote Desktop
15 6 (20.69%) Software Deployment
15 6 (20.69%) Virtual Servers
15 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (20.69%) Firewall

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 (44.83%) MS Exchange
2 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Office 365
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.45%) IaaS
3 1 (3.45%) npm
3 1 (3.45%) PaaS
3 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (100.00%) DNS
2 14 (48.28%) LAN
2 14 (48.28%) TCP/IP
3 13 (44.83%) WAN
4 6 (20.69%) Firewall
4 6 (20.69%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (20.69%) SAN
4 6 (20.69%) VoIP
4 6 (20.69%) Wireless
5 5 (17.24%) NAS
5 5 (17.24%) WLAN
6 4 (13.79%) 802.11
6 4 (13.79%) DPNSS
6 4 (13.79%) FirePass
6 4 (13.79%) IPsec
6 4 (13.79%) MPLS
6 4 (13.79%) QSIG
6 4 (13.79%) SNMP
6 4 (13.79%) Telepresence
7 3 (10.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Bower
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) NuGet
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) IT Support
2 6 (20.69%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) IT Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Support Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Desktop Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Desktop Support
3 4 (13.79%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) IT Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.45%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Driving Licence
1 4 (13.79%) iPhone
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Windows Server
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
4 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (27.59%) Windows 10
6 7 (24.14%) Windows 8
7 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (13.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Software Deployment
2 4 (13.79%) BCP
2 4 (13.79%) Data Protection
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (13.79%) Patch Management
2 4 (13.79%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (10.34%) Service Management
4 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.45%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) SDLC
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (31.03%) MCSE
3 6 (20.69%) MCSA
4 5 (17.24%) CCNA
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (17.24%) MCITP
4 5 (17.24%) MCP
5 3 (10.34%) DBS Check
6 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) COBIT
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (82.76%) Active Directory
2 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (37.93%) Hyper-V
4 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 6 (20.69%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (17.24%) XenApp
5 5 (17.24%) XenDesktop
6 4 (13.79%) ProxySG
6 4 (13.79%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (3.45%) Docker
7 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) Microsoft
2 16 (55.17%) VMware
3 12 (41.38%) Cisco
4 8 (27.59%) HP
5 7 (24.14%) Citrix
6 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds
6 5 (17.24%) Sophos
7 4 (13.79%) Aruba
7 4 (13.79%) Blue Coat
7 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
7 4 (13.79%) CommVault
7 4 (13.79%) ProCurve
7 4 (13.79%) Riverbed
8 3 (10.34%) Apple
8 3 (10.34%) Dell
8 3 (10.34%) NetApp
8 3 (10.34%) Nimsoft
8 3 (10.34%) WatchGuard
9 2 (6.90%) Mitel
10 1 (3.45%) EMC