Period
to 15 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 15 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > London
6 months to
15 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 271 241 280
Rank change year-on-year -30 +39 -36
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 359 651 744
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.16% 1.40% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.49% 10.68% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 314 573 651
10th Percentile £31,972 £28,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,000 £30,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £80,500 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +1.25% -

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 3,124 6,096 7,925
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 10.08% 13.15% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,439 5,007 6,520
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,650 £29,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £41,125 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% - -
75th Percentile £78,750 £73,750 £73,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +1.06%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in London

DHCP
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DHCP in London.

Salary trend for DHCP in London

DHCP
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing DHCP in London over the 6 months to 15 April 2021.

Salary histogram for DHCP in London

DHCP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the London region over the 6 months to 15 April 2021. 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
Central London +25 73 £52,500 -0.94% 9
West London +37 30 £50,000 +11.11% 7
South London +22 23 £36,000 +60.00% 4
East London +8 4 £38,750 +38.39% 3
North London +27 2 £51,250 +57.69%
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 15 April 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 342 (95.26%) DNS
2 255 (71.03%) Windows
3 238 (66.30%) Active Directory
4 208 (57.94%) Microsoft
5 190 (52.92%) Microsoft 365
6 189 (52.65%) VMware
7 167 (46.52%) Azure
8 165 (45.96%) Windows Server
9 142 (39.55%) Firewall
10 139 (38.72%) TCP/IP
11 130 (36.21%) PowerShell
12 126 (35.10%) VMware Infrastructure
13 119 (33.15%) Cisco
14 93 (25.91%) Citrix
15 92 (25.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 88 (24.51%) ITIL
17 87 (24.23%) VPN
18 76 (21.17%) Finance
19 73 (20.33%) Linux
20 71 (19.78%) Windows 10
21 70 (19.50%) WAN
22 69 (19.22%) LAN
23 66 (18.38%) Hyper-V
24 62 (17.27%) VoIP
25 60 (16.71%) SharePoint
26 57 (15.88%) Windows Server 2012
27 55 (15.32%) AWS
28 53 (14.76%) Microsoft Office
29 52 (14.48%) MS Exchange
29 52 (14.48%) VLAN

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 60 (16.71%) SharePoint
2 52 (14.48%) MS Exchange
3 25 (6.96%) Skype for Business
4 19 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (5.01%) IIS
6 17 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (3.90%) Apache
8 10 (2.79%) Confluence
9 3 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.84%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.56%) nginx
10 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.28%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 53 (14.76%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.67%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.11%) Relativity
2 3 (0.84%) Eikon
3 2 (0.56%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.28%) Magento
4 1 (0.28%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.28%) Sage 300 ERP
4 1 (0.28%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 190 (52.92%) Microsoft 365
2 167 (46.52%) Azure
3 55 (15.32%) AWS
4 51 (14.21%) Azure Active Directory
5 18 (5.01%) IaaS
6 16 (4.46%) GCP
6 16 (4.46%) SaaS
7 12 (3.34%) OneDrive
8 11 (3.06%) Mimecast
9 9 (2.51%) PaaS
10 8 (2.23%) Route 53
11 7 (1.95%) Slack
12 6 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (1.39%) Google Workspace
14 4 (1.11%) Amazon GuardDuty
14 4 (1.11%) Cloud Run
14 4 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
15 3 (0.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 3 (0.84%) Serverless
15 3 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 342 (95.26%) DNS
2 142 (39.55%) Firewall
3 139 (38.72%) TCP/IP
4 87 (24.23%) VPN
5 70 (19.50%) WAN
6 69 (19.22%) LAN
7 62 (17.27%) VoIP
8 52 (14.48%) VLAN
9 50 (13.93%) SAN
10 35 (9.75%) NetScaler
11 34 (9.47%) SSL
12 32 (8.91%) HTTP
13 30 (8.36%) Network Security
14 25 (6.96%) Skype
15 24 (6.69%) Cisco ASA
16 23 (6.41%) Wi-Fi
17 21 (5.85%) Wireless
18 20 (5.57%) SNMP
19 18 (5.01%) MPLS
20 17 (4.74%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (9.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.95%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (1.95%) MySQL
3 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (0.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.56%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.28%) Apache Ignite
5 1 (0.28%) Big Data
5 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.28%) MS Access
5 1 (0.28%) OLTP
5 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (5.57%) JIRA
2 8 (2.23%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.84%) GitLab
4 3 (0.84%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.56%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.56%) Maven
5 2 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.28%) IDA Disassembler
6 1 (0.28%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.28%) Subversion
General
1 76 (21.17%) Finance
2 24 (6.69%) Banking
2 24 (6.69%) Legal
3 19 (5.29%) Law
3 19 (5.29%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.51%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.67%) Front Office
6 5 (1.39%) German Language
7 4 (1.11%) Advertising
8 3 (0.84%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.84%) Back Office
8 3 (0.84%) Games
8 3 (0.84%) Marketing
8 3 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.56%) French Language
9 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.56%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.56%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.56%) Retail
9 2 (0.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 66 (18.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 62 (17.27%) Support Engineer
3 37 (10.31%) Network Engineer
4 35 (9.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 35 (9.75%) Analyst
5 32 (8.91%) 3rd Line Support
5 32 (8.91%) Administrator
6 30 (8.36%) IT Engineer
7 28 (7.80%) IT Support
8 23 (6.41%) Support Analyst
8 23 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
9 22 (6.13%) 2nd Line Support
10 19 (5.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 17 (4.74%) Desktop Support
11 17 (4.74%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 15 (4.18%) Architect
12 15 (4.18%) Azure Engineer
13 14 (3.90%) Citrix Engineer
13 14 (3.90%) IT Support Engineer
13 14 (3.90%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.62%) LDAP
2 8 (2.23%) Web Services
3 7 (1.95%) LAMP
4 6 (1.67%) 802.1X
5 4 (1.11%) POSIX
5 4 (1.11%) REST
6 3 (0.84%) WSH
6 3 (0.84%) YAML
7 2 (0.56%) .NET
7 2 (0.56%) COM
7 2 (0.56%) CSS
7 2 (0.56%) OGRE
7 2 (0.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 2 (0.56%) Unreal Engine
8 1 (0.28%) HTML
8 1 (0.28%) Kafka
8 1 (0.28%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.28%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.28%) libvirt
8 1 (0.28%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.19%) Data Centre
2 30 (8.36%) Management Information System
3 21 (5.85%) Clustering
4 16 (4.46%) PKI
5 15 (4.18%) Hedge funds
6 13 (3.62%) Replication
7 10 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (2.51%) Linux Command Line
9 7 (1.95%) Reinsurance
9 7 (1.95%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (1.67%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.39%) Fibre Optics
11 5 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
12 4 (1.11%) Blackberry
12 4 (1.11%) Cyberthreat
12 4 (1.11%) Device Driver
12 4 (1.11%) User Experience
13 3 (0.84%) Cloud Native
13 3 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 3 (0.84%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 255 (71.03%) Windows
2 165 (45.96%) Windows Server
3 73 (20.33%) Linux
4 71 (19.78%) Windows 10
5 57 (15.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 46 (12.81%) Windows Server 2016
7 32 (8.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (8.64%) Windows 7
9 18 (5.01%) Mac OS X
9 18 (5.01%) Windows Server 2019
10 17 (4.74%) CentOS
11 15 (4.18%) Mac OS
11 15 (4.18%) Unix
12 13 (3.62%) Android
13 12 (3.34%) Apple iOS
14 9 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (2.51%) Ubuntu
15 7 (1.95%) Windows 8
16 5 (1.39%) Debian
16 5 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (25.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 88 (24.51%) ITIL
3 37 (10.31%) Problem-Solving
4 35 (9.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 29 (8.08%) Migration
6 28 (7.80%) Patch Management
7 26 (7.24%) DevOps
8 18 (5.01%) Problem Management
9 17 (4.74%) Cybersecurity
9 17 (4.74%) Information Security
10 16 (4.46%) Business Continuity
10 16 (4.46%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 15 (4.18%) Load Balancing
12 14 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (3.90%) Capacity Planning
12 14 (3.90%) Server Management
13 13 (3.62%) ITSM
13 13 (3.62%) Network Monitoring
13 13 (3.62%) Proactive Monitoring
14 12 (3.34%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 130 (36.21%) PowerShell
2 38 (10.58%) SQL
3 29 (8.08%) Python
4 23 (6.41%) Bash Shell
5 17 (4.74%) Shell Script
6 15 (4.18%) Perl
7 12 (3.34%) VB
8 4 (1.11%) AWK
8 4 (1.11%) C
8 4 (1.11%) VBA
8 4 (1.11%) VBScript
9 3 (0.84%) sed
10 2 (0.56%) C#
10 2 (0.56%) Go
11 1 (0.28%) Java
11 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 35 (9.75%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (6.41%) CCNP
3 21 (5.85%) ITIL Certification
4 20 (5.57%) CCNA
5 19 (5.29%) Degree
6 15 (4.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (3.62%) Security Cleared
8 11 (3.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (2.23%) CISM
9 8 (2.23%) CISSP
9 8 (2.23%) JNCIP
9 8 (2.23%) MCP
9 8 (2.23%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.39%) A+ Certification
10 5 (1.39%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.39%) MCSA
10 5 (1.39%) MCSE
11 4 (1.11%) MCDST
11 4 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.84%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.57%) SLA
2 15 (4.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.79%) GDPR
4 5 (1.39%) NIST
5 4 (1.11%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (1.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 4 (1.11%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.56%) GLBA
6 2 (0.56%) ITGC
6 2 (0.56%) QA
6 2 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.28%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.28%) PMO
System Software
1 238 (66.30%) Active Directory
2 126 (35.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (18.38%) Hyper-V
4 40 (11.14%) vSphere
5 38 (10.58%) XenDesktop
6 19 (5.29%) XenApp
7 18 (5.01%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (2.23%) NFS
9 7 (1.95%) VMware Server
10 6 (1.67%) DFS Replication
10 6 (1.67%) KVM
10 6 (1.67%) Terminal Services
10 6 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (1.67%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (1.39%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 5 (1.39%) Docker
11 5 (1.39%) Firmware
11 5 (1.39%) Forefront TMG
12 4 (1.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 51 (14.21%) SCCM
2 45 (12.53%) Microsoft Intune
3 22 (6.13%) Ansible
4 21 (5.85%) SCOM
5 19 (5.29%) Puppet
6 13 (3.62%) Failover Clustering
6 13 (3.62%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (3.62%) Single Sign-On
7 11 (3.06%) AirWatch
8 10 (2.79%) Nagios
8 10 (2.79%) vCenter Server
9 9 (2.51%) WSUS
10 6 (1.67%) Grafana
10 6 (1.67%) Red Hat Satellite
10 6 (1.67%) SCOrch
11 5 (1.39%) Kubernetes
11 5 (1.39%) Nessus
12 4 (1.11%) Backup Exec
12 4 (1.11%) FortiGate
12 4 (1.11%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 208 (57.94%) Microsoft
2 189 (52.65%) VMware
3 119 (33.15%) Cisco
4 93 (25.91%) Citrix
5 46 (12.81%) Meraki
6 36 (10.03%) Dell
7 29 (8.08%) HP
8 24 (6.69%) EMC
9 23 (6.41%) Apple
10 19 (5.29%) Avaya
11 17 (4.74%) NetApp
12 16 (4.46%) Palo Alto
12 16 (4.46%) Red Hat
13 15 (4.18%) Google
13 15 (4.18%) SolarWinds
14 14 (3.90%) Veeam
15 13 (3.62%) SonicWALL
16 12 (3.34%) EqualLogic
17 11 (3.06%) Juniper
17 11 (3.06%) Sophos