Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > London
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 261 235 237
Rank change year-on-year -26 +2 +45
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 740 1,063 1,032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.26% 1.53% 1.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.83% 10.64% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 658 959 895
London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £26,600
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +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 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 7,526 9,995 10,747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.82% 14.42% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6,111 8,262 9,030
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £29,500 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in London

DHCP
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DHCP in London.

Salary trend for DHCP in London

DHCP
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in London over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

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 24 May 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
Central London +3 233 £40,000 -20.00% 4
West London -7 50 £32,500 -27.78% 7
South London -46 24 £46,500 +69.09%
North London +24 21 £45,000 -28.00% 2
East London +20 13 £35,000 +16.67% 1
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 London region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 689 (93.11%) DNS
2 584 (78.92%) Windows
3 560 (75.68%) Active Directory
4 392 (52.97%) Windows Server
5 391 (52.84%) Microsoft
6 321 (43.38%) VMware
6 321 (43.38%) Office 365
7 307 (41.49%) TCP/IP
8 283 (38.24%) Firewall
9 238 (32.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 235 (31.76%) VMware Infrastructure
11 225 (30.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 222 (30.00%) Cisco
13 199 (26.89%) PowerShell
14 183 (24.73%) Windows 10
15 181 (24.46%) WAN
16 179 (24.19%) LAN
16 179 (24.19%) ITIL
17 172 (23.24%) Microsoft Azure
18 171 (23.11%) Citrix
19 168 (22.70%) Finance
20 165 (22.30%) Microsoft Office
20 165 (22.30%) MS Exchange
21 147 (19.86%) VPN
22 140 (18.92%) Hyper-V
23 137 (18.51%) Windows 7
24 127 (17.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
25 117 (15.81%) Migration
25 117 (15.81%) SCCM
26 113 (15.27%) SQL

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
1 165 (22.30%) MS Exchange
2 69 (9.32%) Skype for Business
3 65 (8.78%) IIS
4 64 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 57 (7.70%) SharePoint
6 52 (7.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 27 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2003
8 23 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (1.08%) IBM Notes
10 6 (0.81%) Apache
11 5 (0.68%) Confluence
11 5 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.54%) WordPress
13 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.14%) GroupWise
14 1 (0.14%) JBoss
14 1 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 165 (22.30%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (1.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.41%) CINEMA 4D
4 3 (0.41%) Maya
4 3 (0.41%) MODO
4 3 (0.41%) NUKE
5 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.14%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.14%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.14%) Sage 300 ERP
3 1 (0.14%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 321 (43.38%) Office 365
2 172 (23.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 89 (12.03%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (4.86%) IaaS
5 32 (4.32%) Azure Active Directory
6 20 (2.70%) PaaS
7 19 (2.57%) G Suite
8 18 (2.43%) Mimecast
9 15 (2.03%) OneDrive
10 14 (1.89%) Dynamics 365
11 13 (1.76%) Amazon S3
12 10 (1.35%) GitHub
12 10 (1.35%) SaaS
13 9 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
14 6 (0.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 5 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
15 5 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
15 5 (0.68%) Serverless
15 5 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 4 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 689 (93.11%) DNS
2 307 (41.49%) TCP/IP
3 283 (38.24%) Firewall
4 181 (24.46%) WAN
5 179 (24.19%) LAN
6 147 (19.86%) VPN
7 94 (12.70%) VLAN
8 93 (12.57%) VoIP
9 74 (10.00%) SAN
10 69 (9.32%) Skype
10 69 (9.32%) Wireless
11 55 (7.43%) MPLS
12 47 (6.35%) OSPF
13 46 (6.22%) BGP
14 43 (5.81%) Network Security
15 42 (5.68%) Unified Communications
16 41 (5.54%) Cisco ASA
16 41 (5.54%) Internet
17 40 (5.41%) SSL
18 37 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (12.84%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (2.30%) SQL Server 2016
4 11 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (1.08%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (0.81%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.68%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (0.54%) Big Data
9 3 (0.41%) MySQL
9 3 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.27%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.27%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (1.89%) JIRA
2 7 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (0.95%) TeamCity
3 4 (0.54%) Burp Suite
4 3 (0.41%) AppScan
4 3 (0.41%) Paros
4 3 (0.41%) WebScarab
5 2 (0.27%) AdminStudio
5 2 (0.27%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.27%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.27%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.27%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.27%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.14%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.14%) Hudson
6 1 (0.14%) MSI
6 1 (0.14%) Subversion
6 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.14%) Valgrind
6 1 (0.14%) WinDbg
General
1 168 (22.70%) Finance
2 47 (6.35%) Banking
3 41 (5.54%) Law
4 36 (4.86%) Telecoms
5 23 (3.11%) Legal
6 18 (2.43%) Retail
7 11 (1.49%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.81%) Marketing
9 5 (0.68%) Advertising
10 3 (0.41%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.27%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.27%) Music Industry
11 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.27%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.27%) Publishing
11 2 (0.27%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.14%) Billing
12 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.14%) Front Office
12 1 (0.14%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 135 (18.24%) Support Engineer
2 110 (14.86%) Analyst
3 94 (12.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 80 (10.81%) IT Support
5 78 (10.54%) 2nd Line Support
6 77 (10.41%) Network Engineer
7 67 (9.05%) Support Analyst
8 59 (7.97%) Desktop Support
9 58 (7.84%) IT Engineer
10 53 (7.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 44 (5.95%) IT Support Engineer
12 41 (5.54%) IT Analyst
13 40 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 37 (5.00%) Administrator
15 34 (4.59%) Systems Administrator
16 30 (4.05%) Windows Engineer
17 29 (3.92%) IT Support Analyst
17 29 (3.92%) Senior Network Engineer
18 28 (3.78%) Desktop Engineer
18 28 (3.78%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (3.11%) LDAP
2 20 (2.70%) XMPP
3 16 (2.16%) Software Packaging
4 11 (1.49%) WSH
5 10 (1.35%) 802.1X
6 8 (1.08%) HTML
7 7 (0.95%) CGI
7 7 (0.95%) XML
8 6 (0.81%) .NET
8 6 (0.81%) Web Services
9 1 (0.14%) ADO
9 1 (0.14%) ADSI
9 1 (0.14%) COM
9 1 (0.14%) Django
9 1 (0.14%) EDI
9 1 (0.14%) FreeSWITCH
9 1 (0.14%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.14%) LAMP
9 1 (0.14%) OLE DB
9 1 (0.14%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 74 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
2 70 (9.46%) Data Centre
3 58 (7.84%) Clustering
4 55 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (5.27%) Video Conferencing
6 37 (5.00%) Management Information System
7 32 (4.32%) iPhone
8 30 (4.05%) PKI
9 22 (2.97%) Replication
10 19 (2.57%) iPad
10 19 (2.57%) Smartphone
11 16 (2.16%) Hedge funds
12 12 (1.62%) Fat Client
12 12 (1.62%) Thin Client
13 11 (1.49%) Driving Licence
13 11 (1.49%) Fintech
13 11 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
14 9 (1.22%) Public Cloud
15 8 (1.08%) User Experience
16 7 (0.95%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 584 (78.92%) Windows
2 392 (52.97%) Windows Server
3 238 (32.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 225 (30.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 183 (24.73%) Windows 10
6 137 (18.51%) Windows 7
7 94 (12.70%) Linux
8 51 (6.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 36 (4.86%) Windows 8
10 25 (3.38%) Mac OS X
11 24 (3.24%) Unix
12 18 (2.43%) Mac OS
13 17 (2.30%) Apple iOS
14 15 (2.03%) Android
15 13 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 12 (1.62%) Windows 2000 Server
17 7 (0.95%) Windows XP
18 4 (0.54%) CentOS
19 3 (0.41%) Ubuntu
19 3 (0.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (24.19%) ITIL
2 127 (17.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 117 (15.81%) Migration
4 93 (12.57%) Problem-Solving
5 62 (8.38%) High Availability
6 59 (7.97%) Project Management
7 51 (6.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 42 (5.68%) Patch Management
9 41 (5.54%) Incident Management
10 40 (5.41%) Information Security
11 38 (5.14%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (5.00%) Line Management
12 37 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
13 36 (4.86%) Mobile Device Management
14 34 (4.59%) Change Management
14 34 (4.59%) Service Management
15 32 (4.32%) Computer Science
16 30 (4.05%) Mentoring
16 30 (4.05%) Problem Management
17 27 (3.65%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 199 (26.89%) PowerShell
2 113 (15.27%) SQL
3 38 (5.14%) Python
4 24 (3.24%) Perl
5 13 (1.76%) C#
5 13 (1.76%) Shell Script
6 11 (1.49%) Bash Shell
6 11 (1.49%) VBScript
7 10 (1.35%) C
8 9 (1.22%) C++
8 9 (1.22%) Java
9 8 (1.08%) VB
10 6 (0.81%) Ruby
11 5 (0.68%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.41%) Bourne shell
12 3 (0.41%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.27%) PHP
13 2 (0.27%) VBA
14 1 (0.14%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.14%) Go
Qualifications
1 88 (11.89%) Degree
2 81 (10.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 76 (10.27%) Cisco Certification
4 54 (7.30%) MCSE
5 49 (6.62%) CCNP
6 45 (6.08%) MCSA
7 35 (4.73%) CCNA
8 27 (3.65%) CCIE
8 27 (3.65%) ITIL Certification
8 27 (3.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 24 (3.24%) MCP
10 20 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
11 17 (2.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 15 (2.03%) CCIE Routing and Switching
13 13 (1.76%) DBS Check
14 9 (1.22%) MCDST
15 8 (1.08%) A+ Certification
15 8 (1.08%) CCDP
15 8 (1.08%) MCITP
16 6 (0.81%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.73%) SLA
2 14 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.22%) GDPR
3 9 (1.22%) QA
4 6 (0.81%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.27%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.14%) COBIT
7 1 (0.14%) ISO 15022
7 1 (0.14%) ISO 20022
7 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 560 (75.68%) Active Directory
2 235 (31.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 140 (18.92%) Hyper-V
4 59 (7.97%) XenApp
5 55 (7.43%) XenDesktop
6 52 (7.03%) vSphere
7 46 (6.22%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (2.57%) Virtual Servers
9 16 (2.16%) Microsoft App-V
9 16 (2.16%) VMware Workstation
10 14 (1.89%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 12 (1.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 12 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
12 11 (1.49%) BitLocker
13 8 (1.08%) Firmware
13 8 (1.08%) Terminal Services
14 7 (0.95%) DFS Replication
14 7 (0.95%) NFS
15 4 (0.54%) KVM
16 3 (0.41%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 117 (15.81%) SCCM
2 35 (4.73%) SCOM
3 33 (4.46%) WSUS
4 28 (3.78%) Backup Exec
5 20 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
6 19 (2.57%) Microsoft Clustering
7 18 (2.43%) Ansible
8 16 (2.16%) Failover Clustering
9 13 (1.76%) Microsoft Intune
10 10 (1.35%) Puppet
11 9 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (1.08%) Automic
12 8 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
13 7 (0.95%) AirWatch
13 7 (0.95%) Cisco Prime
14 6 (0.81%) Terraform
14 6 (0.81%) vCenter Server
15 5 (0.68%) Grafana
15 5 (0.68%) Nagios
15 5 (0.68%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 391 (52.84%) Microsoft
2 321 (43.38%) VMware
3 222 (30.00%) Cisco
4 171 (23.11%) Citrix
5 93 (12.57%) HP
6 73 (9.86%) Dell
7 50 (6.76%) Apple
7 50 (6.76%) Palo Alto
8 45 (6.08%) Avaya
9 42 (5.68%) Veeam
10 35 (4.73%) CheckPoint
11 28 (3.78%) EMC
11 28 (3.78%) Meraki
11 28 (3.78%) NetApp
12 26 (3.51%) McAfee
12 26 (3.51%) Oracle
13 24 (3.24%) Google
13 24 (3.24%) SolarWinds
14 22 (2.97%) Symantec
15 19 (2.57%) Reuters