Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 264 208 272
Rank change year-on-year -56 +64 -24
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 273 874 782
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.16% 1.71% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.07% 12.87% 9.37%
Number of salaries quoted 273 773 721
Median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2,711 6,793 8,346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.50% 13.26% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2,239 5,680 6,881
Median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% - -
10th Percentile £36,250 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +1 62 £60,000 +21.21% 15
West London +40 24 £45,000 - 10
South London +33 17 £31,500 -24.10% 3
East London +12 3 £40,000 +46.79% 3
North London +25 2 £70,000 +115.38% 1
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 266 (97.44%) DNS
2 187 (68.50%) Windows
3 175 (64.10%) Active Directory
4 160 (58.61%) Microsoft
5 145 (53.11%) VMware
6 136 (49.82%) Windows Server
7 134 (49.08%) Office 365
8 130 (47.62%) Azure
9 128 (46.89%) Firewall
10 116 (42.49%) Cisco
11 93 (34.07%) VPN
11 93 (34.07%) PowerShell
12 90 (32.97%) VMware Infrastructure
13 87 (31.87%) Citrix
14 85 (31.14%) WAN
15 81 (29.67%) TCP/IP
16 79 (28.94%) LAN
17 71 (26.01%) ITIL
18 68 (24.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 63 (23.08%) VoIP
20 60 (21.98%) Linux
21 54 (19.78%) Hyper-V
22 51 (18.68%) Azure Active Directory
22 51 (18.68%) Microsoft Office
23 49 (17.95%) AWS
24 48 (17.58%) SAN
25 47 (17.22%) Cisco Certification
25 47 (17.22%) Finance
26 46 (16.85%) Wi-Fi
26 46 (16.85%) Windows Server 2008

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 45 (16.48%) MS Exchange
2 37 (13.55%) Skype for Business
3 30 (10.99%) SharePoint
4 16 (5.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (4.76%) IIS
6 10 (3.66%) Confluence
7 7 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.47%) Apache
9 3 (1.10%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 51 (18.68%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (8.06%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.10%) Eikon
2 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.37%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 134 (49.08%) Office 365
2 130 (47.62%) Azure
3 51 (18.68%) Azure Active Directory
4 49 (17.95%) AWS
5 26 (9.52%) GCP
6 23 (8.42%) Slack
7 22 (8.06%) Route 53
8 16 (5.86%) IaaS
9 13 (4.76%) Mimecast
10 7 (2.56%) OneDrive
11 5 (1.83%) G Suite
11 5 (1.83%) SaaS
12 3 (1.10%) GitHub
13 1 (0.37%) Akamai
13 1 (0.37%) Azure Functions
13 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
13 1 (0.37%) Logic Apps
13 1 (0.37%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.37%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 266 (97.44%) DNS
2 128 (46.89%) Firewall
3 93 (34.07%) VPN
4 85 (31.14%) WAN
5 81 (29.67%) TCP/IP
6 79 (28.94%) LAN
7 63 (23.08%) VoIP
8 48 (17.58%) SAN
9 46 (16.85%) Wi-Fi
10 43 (15.75%) NetScaler
11 41 (15.02%) Network Security
12 36 (13.19%) VLAN
12 36 (13.19%) Wireless
13 34 (12.45%) Skype
14 33 (12.09%) BGP
14 33 (12.09%) MPLS
15 32 (11.72%) OSPF
16 31 (11.36%) SNMP
17 27 (9.89%) IPsec
18 24 (8.79%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.86%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (1.83%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.37%) Big Data
5 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.37%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.37%) OLTP
5 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (5.86%) JIRA
2 15 (5.49%) Jenkins
3 14 (5.13%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.56%) Bitbucket
5 5 (1.83%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.73%) Maven
6 2 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.37%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.37%) GitLab
7 1 (0.37%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.37%) Subversion
General
1 47 (17.22%) Finance
2 22 (8.06%) Banking
3 9 (3.30%) Financial Institution
3 9 (3.30%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.93%) Law
5 4 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.10%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.10%) German Language
6 3 (1.10%) Legal
7 2 (0.73%) French Language
7 2 (0.73%) Front Office
7 2 (0.73%) Games
7 2 (0.73%) Housing Association
7 2 (0.73%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.73%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.37%) International Banking
8 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.37%) Marketing
8 1 (0.37%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 45 (16.48%) Network Engineer
2 43 (15.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 43 (15.75%) Support Engineer
3 27 (9.89%) Analyst
4 24 (8.79%) 3rd Line Support
5 19 (6.96%) IT Support
6 18 (6.59%) Citrix Engineer
6 18 (6.59%) IT Engineer
7 17 (6.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 17 (6.23%) Administrator
7 17 (6.23%) Senior Network Engineer
8 16 (5.86%) 2nd Line Support
8 16 (5.86%) Systems Administrator
8 16 (5.86%) Windows Engineer
9 14 (5.13%) Azure Engineer
10 13 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 12 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 12 (4.40%) Architect
11 12 (4.40%) DevOps Engineer
11 12 (4.40%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.96%) LDAP
2 5 (1.83%) YAML
3 4 (1.47%) 802.1X
3 4 (1.47%) REST
4 3 (1.10%) WSH
5 2 (0.73%) OGRE
5 2 (0.73%) POSIX
5 2 (0.73%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (0.73%) Unreal Engine
5 2 (0.73%) Web Services
6 1 (0.37%) FFmpeg
6 1 (0.37%) JSON
6 1 (0.37%) Kafka
6 1 (0.37%) Middleware
6 1 (0.37%) WebRTC
6 1 (0.37%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.65%) Data Centre
2 25 (9.16%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.13%) Clustering
4 9 (3.30%) PKI
4 9 (3.30%) Reinsurance
5 7 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (2.20%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (2.20%) Hedge funds
6 6 (2.20%) Replication
6 6 (2.20%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.47%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.47%) Device Driver
8 4 (1.47%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.47%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.10%) Fibre Optics
9 3 (1.10%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.10%) User Experience
10 2 (0.73%) iPhone
10 2 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 187 (68.50%) Windows
2 136 (49.82%) Windows Server
3 60 (21.98%) Linux
4 46 (16.85%) Windows 10
4 46 (16.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (16.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (14.65%) Windows Server 2016
6 33 (12.09%) Mac OS X
7 28 (10.26%) Windows 7
8 18 (6.59%) Windows 8
9 14 (5.13%) Windows Server 2019
10 13 (4.76%) Unix
11 11 (4.03%) CentOS
12 10 (3.66%) Android
13 8 (2.93%) Mac OS
13 8 (2.93%) Ubuntu
14 7 (2.56%) Debian
14 7 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (1.83%) Data ONTAP
16 3 (1.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (26.01%) ITIL
2 68 (24.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 33 (12.09%) DevOps
4 32 (11.72%) Network Monitoring
5 29 (10.62%) Patch Management
6 25 (9.16%) Disaster Recovery
7 24 (8.79%) Identity Management
7 24 (8.79%) Problem-Solving
8 23 (8.42%) Migration
9 22 (8.06%) B2B
9 22 (8.06%) Performance Analysis
9 22 (8.06%) Security Monitoring
10 18 (6.59%) Information Security
10 18 (6.59%) Kalman Filter
10 18 (6.59%) Problem Management
11 14 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
11 14 (5.13%) Proactive Monitoring
11 14 (5.13%) Web Filtering
12 13 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
12 13 (4.76%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (34.07%) PowerShell
2 43 (15.75%) Python
3 24 (8.79%) SQL
4 16 (5.86%) Bash Shell
5 9 (3.30%) Shell Script
6 8 (2.93%) Perl
7 7 (2.56%) VB
8 4 (1.47%) AWK
8 4 (1.47%) C
8 4 (1.47%) Java
9 3 (1.10%) sed
9 3 (1.10%) VBScript
10 1 (0.37%) C++
10 1 (0.37%) Go
Qualifications
1 47 (17.22%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (9.89%) CCNA
3 26 (9.52%) CCNP
4 19 (6.96%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (5.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 12 (4.40%) Degree
7 12 (4.40%) MCSE
8 8 (2.93%) JNCIP
8 8 (2.93%) MCP
8 8 (2.93%) MCSA
9 7 (2.56%) CISM
9 7 (2.56%) SC Cleared
9 7 (2.56%) Security Cleared
10 6 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.47%) MCITP
12 3 (1.10%) JNCIA
12 3 (1.10%) JNCIS
12 3 (1.10%) RHCE
12 3 (1.10%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.69%) SLA
2 10 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.56%) GDPR
4 6 (2.20%) NIST
5 3 (1.10%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (1.10%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.37%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 175 (64.10%) Active Directory
2 90 (32.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (19.78%) Hyper-V
4 43 (15.75%) vSphere
5 34 (12.45%) XenDesktop
6 26 (9.52%) XenApp
7 15 (5.49%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (4.40%) DFS Replication
9 6 (2.20%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 6 (2.20%) NFS
9 6 (2.20%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (1.83%) Firmware
10 5 (1.83%) KVM
11 4 (1.47%) Docker
11 4 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (1.10%) OCFS2
12 3 (1.10%) qmail
12 3 (1.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (1.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 3 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 38 (13.92%) SCCM
2 37 (13.55%) Ansible
2 37 (13.55%) Puppet
3 26 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (9.16%) Nagios
5 20 (7.33%) Microsoft Intune
6 12 (4.40%) Backup Exec
7 11 (4.03%) Single Sign-On
8 8 (2.93%) AirWatch
8 8 (2.93%) SCOM
9 7 (2.56%) Failover Clustering
9 7 (2.56%) Terraform
10 6 (2.20%) FortiGate
10 6 (2.20%) SCOrch
11 5 (1.83%) vCenter Server
12 4 (1.47%) WSUS
13 3 (1.10%) Kubernetes
13 3 (1.10%) SELinux
13 3 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 2 (0.73%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 160 (58.61%) Microsoft
2 145 (53.11%) VMware
3 116 (42.49%) Cisco
4 87 (31.87%) Citrix
5 36 (13.19%) Meraki
6 32 (11.72%) Dell
7 31 (11.36%) HP
8 30 (10.99%) Palo Alto
9 29 (10.62%) NetApp
10 28 (10.26%) Avaya
11 23 (8.42%) Riverbed
11 23 (8.42%) Sophos
12 19 (6.96%) SolarWinds
12 19 (6.96%) Veeam
13 18 (6.59%) EMC
14 12 (4.40%) Asigra
14 12 (4.40%) CheckPoint
15 11 (4.03%) Apple
16 10 (3.66%) CommVault
17 9 (3.30%) Juniper