Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
South East > Kent
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 79 59
Rank change year-on-year +18 -20 +34
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 42 38 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.80% 2.79% 4.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 14.79% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 44 27 67
Kent median annual salary £21,250 £22,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -21.05% -8.06%
10th Percentile £18,000 £21,250 £22,150
90th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £40,000
South East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -

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 210 257 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.02% 18.86% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 189 216 380
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £19,950 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +2.94%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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
Tonbridge - 12 £18,000 -
Canterbury - 8 £20,000 -
West Malling +2 5 £37,500 +41.51% 1
Sittingbourne +6 3 £31,000 +37.78%
Tunbridge Wells +8 2 £55,000 -
Sevenoaks 0 2 £26,250 +16.67%
Dartford -13 1 £52,500 +90.91%
Maidstone - 1 £21,000 - 1
Whitstable - 1 £32,000 -
DHCP
South East

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 42 (100.00%) DNS
2 39 (92.86%) Active Directory
3 33 (78.57%) Microsoft
4 20 (47.62%) Windows
5 19 (45.24%) Apple
5 19 (45.24%) DBS Check
6 16 (38.10%) Windows Server
6 16 (38.10%) VMware
7 15 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (28.57%) MS Exchange
9 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (23.81%) Driving Licence
10 10 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (21.43%) ITIL
11 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (21.43%) Office 365
12 8 (19.05%) MCSE
13 7 (16.67%) IIS
13 7 (16.67%) LAN
13 7 (16.67%) Business Continuity
13 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
14 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
14 6 (14.29%) Firewall
14 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
14 6 (14.29%) VPN
15 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
15 5 (11.90%) Cisco
15 5 (11.90%) Firmware
15 5 (11.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 12 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.67%) IIS
3 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.76%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (4.76%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Office 365
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (16.67%) LAN
3 6 (14.29%) Firewall
3 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 6 (14.29%) VPN
4 5 (11.90%) VLAN
5 4 (9.52%) WAN
5 4 (9.52%) WLAN
6 3 (7.14%) NAS
7 2 (4.76%) Skype
8 1 (2.38%) 802.11
8 1 (2.38%) ADSL
8 1 (2.38%) DWDM
8 1 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.38%) Internet
8 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.38%) MPLS
8 1 (2.38%) SAN
8 1 (2.38%) SNMP
8 1 (2.38%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
1 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Back Office
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Electronics
2 1 (2.38%) German Language
2 1 (2.38%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.38%) Japanese Language
2 1 (2.38%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) 1st Line Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) IT Support
4 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) IT Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) IT Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Junior
6 3 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Junior Support Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Server Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Support Technician
6 3 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Network Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) .NET Core
2 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.38%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.38%) COM
2 1 (2.38%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.38%) jQuery
2 1 (2.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Driving Licence
2 3 (7.14%) Replication
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) NHS
3 2 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Windows
2 16 (38.10%) Windows Server
3 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.52%) Windows 8
6 3 (7.14%) Windows 10
6 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (21.43%) ITIL
3 7 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 5 (11.90%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (7.14%) ERP
5 3 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.76%) Migration
6 2 (4.76%) Operations Management
6 2 (4.76%) Process Improvement
6 2 (4.76%) Security Patching
6 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.76%) Time Management
7 1 (2.38%) Commercial Awareness
7 1 (2.38%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.38%) Hardware Maintenance
7 1 (2.38%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.38%) Scrum
7 1 (2.38%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.38%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) DBS Check
2 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (19.05%) MCSE
4 5 (11.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (9.52%) MCP
6 3 (7.14%) CCNA
6 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (7.14%) MCSA
7 2 (4.76%) Degree
7 2 (4.76%) MCITP
7 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.38%) CCNP
8 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (2.38%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 39 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 15 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.90%) Firmware
5 3 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.38%) ProxySG
6 1 (2.38%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.38%) vSphere
6 1 (2.38%) XenApp
6 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 33 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 19 (45.24%) Apple
3 16 (38.10%) VMware
4 5 (11.90%) Cisco
5 4 (9.52%) Veeam
6 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.76%) Citrix
7 2 (4.76%) CommVault
7 2 (4.76%) JD Edwards
7 2 (4.76%) Meraki
8 1 (2.38%) Aruba
8 1 (2.38%) Avaya
8 1 (2.38%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.38%) F5
8 1 (2.38%) HP
8 1 (2.38%) Mitel
8 1 (2.38%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.38%) Zerto