Period
to 27 October 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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > London
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 368 251 210
Rank change year-on-year -117 -41 +42
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 429 235 922
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.84% 1.18% 1.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.21% 8.96% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 355 226 808
10th Percentile £31,850 £29,125 £25,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £45,750 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £60,000 £44,500
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% +34.83% +4.71%
75th Percentile £65,000 £74,688 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £72,500
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 5,947 2,623 7,077
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.67% 13.18% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3,916 2,207 5,872
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,750 £28,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £79,313 £73,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.96% +7.37% -

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 27 October 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 27 October 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 -26 91 £48,000 -41.82% 35
South London -6 30 £43,750 +53.51% 3
West London -71 15 £51,000 +19.30% 16
East London -16 7 £35,000 -12.50% 10
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 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.

1 412 (96.04%) DNS
2 310 (72.26%) Windows
3 285 (66.43%) Active Directory
4 225 (52.45%) Azure
5 220 (51.28%) Microsoft
6 184 (42.89%) Windows Server
7 181 (42.19%) Microsoft 365
8 167 (38.93%) TCP/IP
9 165 (38.46%) VMware
10 136 (31.70%) Firewall
11 133 (31.00%) PowerShell
12 132 (30.77%) Social Skills
13 121 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
14 118 (27.51%) VPN
15 114 (26.57%) Windows 10
16 105 (24.48%) Cisco
17 101 (23.54%) Citrix
17 101 (23.54%) ITIL
18 92 (21.45%) LAN
19 86 (20.05%) WAN
20 85 (19.81%) AWS
21 82 (19.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 81 (18.88%) Linux
23 78 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
24 77 (17.95%) Hyper-V
25 76 (17.72%) Windows Server 2012
26 72 (16.78%) Windows Server 2016
27 67 (15.62%) MS Exchange
28 64 (14.92%) SCCM
28 64 (14.92%) Microsoft Intune

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 67 (15.62%) MS Exchange
2 45 (10.49%) SharePoint
3 34 (7.93%) IIS
4 24 (5.59%) Skype for Business
5 21 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (2.80%) Apache
7 10 (2.33%) nginx
8 9 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (1.86%) Apache Spark
9 8 (1.86%) Confluence
10 7 (1.63%) Tomcat
11 6 (1.40%) SAS
12 5 (1.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.47%) JBoss
13 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.47%) WordPress
14 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.23%) Traffic Server
Applications
1 57 (13.29%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.40%) Unica
2 5 (1.17%) Relativity
3 4 (0.93%) FastStats
3 4 (0.93%) Magento
4 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.47%) Sage 300 ERP
4 2 (0.47%) Sage CRM
4 2 (0.47%) Shopify
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 225 (52.45%) Azure
2 181 (42.19%) Microsoft 365
3 85 (19.81%) AWS
4 78 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
5 28 (6.53%) OneDrive
6 27 (6.29%) SaaS
7 26 (6.06%) IaaS
8 18 (4.20%) Mimecast
9 17 (3.96%) Amazon EC2
10 16 (3.73%) PaaS
11 15 (3.50%) Google Workspace
12 9 (2.10%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 9 (2.10%) AWS Direct Connect
12 9 (2.10%) GitHub
12 9 (2.10%) Power Platform
13 8 (1.86%) GCP
13 8 (1.86%) GitHub Actions
13 8 (1.86%) Power Automate
13 8 (1.86%) PowerApps
14 6 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 412 (96.04%) DNS
2 167 (38.93%) TCP/IP
3 136 (31.70%) Firewall
4 118 (27.51%) VPN
5 92 (21.45%) LAN
6 86 (20.05%) WAN
7 63 (14.69%) VLAN
8 46 (10.72%) BGP
9 37 (8.62%) Network Security
9 37 (8.62%) VoIP
10 33 (7.69%) OSPF
11 32 (7.46%) MPLS
11 32 (7.46%) SAN
11 32 (7.46%) SNMP
12 30 (6.99%) IPv6
12 30 (6.99%) Wi-Fi
13 28 (6.53%) SSL
14 25 (5.83%) SMTP
15 24 (5.59%) Broadband
16 23 (5.36%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.79%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.73%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
3 13 (3.03%) MariaDB
4 8 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.86%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.70%) DB2
5 3 (0.70%) MySQL
6 2 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.47%) MS Access
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.23%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.23%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.23%) ClickHouse
7 1 (0.23%) Metadata
7 1 (0.23%) Power BI
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (3.50%) JIRA
2 10 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.40%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (0.47%) Zephyr
General
1 132 (30.77%) Social Skills
2 62 (14.45%) Finance
3 41 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (9.09%) Banking
5 22 (5.13%) Telecoms
6 19 (4.43%) Law
6 19 (4.43%) Legal
7 11 (2.56%) Retail
8 9 (2.10%) Financial Institution
8 9 (2.10%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 9 (2.10%) Influencing Skills
9 8 (1.86%) Aerospace
9 8 (1.86%) Marketing
10 7 (1.63%) Back Office
10 7 (1.63%) Investment Banking
11 5 (1.17%) Documentation Skills
11 5 (1.17%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.17%) Organisational Skills
11 5 (1.17%) Public Sector
12 4 (0.93%) Military
Job Titles
1 82 (19.11%) Analyst
2 54 (12.59%) Support Engineer
3 51 (11.89%) Support Analyst
4 48 (11.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 46 (10.72%) IT Engineer
6 44 (10.26%) IT Support
7 36 (8.39%) 2nd Line Support
7 36 (8.39%) Network Engineer
8 29 (6.76%) Azure Engineer
9 28 (6.53%) 3rd Line Support
9 28 (6.53%) IT Analyst
10 26 (6.06%) Service Analyst
11 24 (5.59%) Service Desk Analyst
12 23 (5.36%) Active Directory Engineer
13 22 (5.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 22 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
13 22 (5.13%) Windows Engineer
14 21 (4.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 21 (4.90%) IT Support Analyst
15 19 (4.43%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.26%) WSH
2 8 (1.86%) GraphQL
2 8 (1.86%) Kafka
2 8 (1.86%) LAMP
2 8 (1.86%) LAPP Stack
2 8 (1.86%) LEMP Stack
2 8 (1.86%) Node.js
2 8 (1.86%) React
3 6 (1.40%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (1.17%) 802.1X
4 5 (1.17%) COM
4 5 (1.17%) LDAP
5 4 (0.93%) Web Services
6 3 (0.70%) SailPoint
7 2 (0.47%) CSS
7 2 (0.47%) HTML
7 2 (0.47%) Middleware
7 2 (0.47%) SAML
7 2 (0.47%) XML
8 1 (0.23%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.93%) Data Centre
2 20 (4.66%) Management Information System
3 19 (4.43%) Replication
3 19 (4.43%) User Experience
4 17 (3.96%) Public Cloud
5 16 (3.73%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (3.26%) Clustering
7 12 (2.80%) PKI
8 11 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
9 10 (2.33%) Hedge funds
10 9 (2.10%) Fibre Optics
10 9 (2.10%) iPhone
11 8 (1.86%) Blackberry
11 8 (1.86%) EMC VNX
12 7 (1.63%) CMDB
12 7 (1.63%) iPad
13 6 (1.40%) Eurex
13 6 (1.40%) Private Cloud
13 6 (1.40%) Reinsurance
13 6 (1.40%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 310 (72.26%) Windows
2 184 (42.89%) Windows Server
3 114 (26.57%) Windows 10
4 81 (18.88%) Linux
5 76 (17.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 72 (16.78%) Windows Server 2016
7 41 (9.56%) Windows 7
8 34 (7.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (7.93%) Windows Server 2019
9 27 (6.29%) Mac OS X
10 26 (6.06%) Mac OS
11 24 (5.59%) CentOS
12 18 (4.20%) Apple iOS
13 17 (3.96%) Android
14 15 (3.50%) Unix
15 11 (2.56%) Ubuntu
16 10 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
17 7 (1.63%) CatOS
18 6 (1.40%) SUSE
18 6 (1.40%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (23.54%) ITIL
2 82 (19.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 54 (12.59%) Problem-Solving
4 51 (11.89%) Service Delivery
5 50 (11.66%) Migration
6 46 (10.72%) Disaster Recovery
7 45 (10.49%) Change Management
8 38 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (8.16%) Cybersecurity
10 31 (7.23%) DevOps
10 31 (7.23%) Project Management
11 30 (6.99%) Computer Science
12 29 (6.76%) Network Monitoring
12 29 (6.76%) Project Delivery
13 26 (6.06%) Information Security
13 26 (6.06%) Service Management
14 25 (5.83%) High Availability
15 24 (5.59%) Problem Management
16 23 (5.36%) Incident Management
17 21 (4.90%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 133 (31.00%) PowerShell
2 63 (14.69%) Python
3 62 (14.45%) SQL
4 25 (5.83%) Bash Shell
5 16 (3.73%) JavaScript
6 11 (2.56%) Perl
7 8 (1.86%) Java
7 8 (1.86%) TypeScript
8 7 (1.63%) Ruby
8 7 (1.63%) T-SQL
8 7 (1.63%) VBScript
9 6 (1.40%) R
10 4 (0.93%) VB
11 2 (0.47%) C
12 1 (0.23%) C++
12 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 60 (13.99%) Degree
2 54 (12.59%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (9.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (6.29%) MCP
4 27 (6.29%) MCSE
5 25 (5.83%) CCNA
6 24 (5.59%) CCNP
7 21 (4.90%) MCSA
8 17 (3.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 15 (3.50%) Computer Science Degree
10 14 (3.26%) CCIE
11 13 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (2.80%) CISSP
12 12 (2.80%) MCITP
13 10 (2.33%) CEH
13 10 (2.33%) Security Cleared
14 9 (2.10%) JNCIA
14 9 (2.10%) JNCIP
14 9 (2.10%) JNCIS
14 9 (2.10%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (12.35%) SLA
2 15 (3.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (3.50%) ITGC
3 13 (3.03%) GDPR
4 12 (2.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (1.86%) Data Quality
6 6 (1.40%) PMO
7 4 (0.93%) NIST
7 4 (0.93%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.70%) ISO 22301
9 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.47%) QA
10 1 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 285 (66.43%) Active Directory
2 121 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (17.95%) Hyper-V
4 45 (10.49%) vSphere
5 26 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (5.13%) XenApp
7 15 (3.50%) XenDesktop
8 14 (3.26%) Docker
9 13 (3.03%) iptables
10 10 (2.33%) Virtual Desktop
11 8 (1.86%) Virtual Servers
12 7 (1.63%) BitLocker
13 6 (1.40%) Firmware
13 6 (1.40%) Forefront TMG
13 6 (1.40%) Terminal Services
14 5 (1.17%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (1.17%) vCloud
14 5 (1.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 4 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
15 4 (0.93%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 64 (14.92%) Microsoft Intune
1 64 (14.92%) SCCM
2 32 (7.46%) Ansible
3 23 (5.36%) SCOM
4 20 (4.66%) Terraform
5 19 (4.43%) Puppet
6 15 (3.50%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 14 (3.26%) Nagios
8 13 (3.03%) Failover Clustering
9 12 (2.80%) Backup Exec
9 12 (2.80%) Jamf Pro
10 11 (2.56%) Kubernetes
11 9 (2.10%) Icinga
11 9 (2.10%) WSUS
11 9 (2.10%) ZABBIX
12 8 (1.86%) NetBackup
13 7 (1.63%) Cacti
13 7 (1.63%) McAfee ePO
13 7 (1.63%) Single Sign-On
14 6 (1.40%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 220 (51.28%) Microsoft
2 165 (38.46%) VMware
3 105 (24.48%) Cisco
4 101 (23.54%) Citrix
5 39 (9.09%) Dell
6 38 (8.86%) SolarWinds
7 31 (7.23%) ServiceNow
8 29 (6.76%) Red Hat
9 28 (6.53%) HP
10 22 (5.13%) Veeam
11 21 (4.90%) Apple
12 20 (4.66%) Google
13 19 (4.43%) EMC
14 18 (4.20%) Adobe
14 18 (4.20%) Meraki
14 18 (4.20%) Okta
15 16 (3.73%) CommVault
15 16 (3.73%) Juniper
16 15 (3.50%) Oracle
16 15 (3.50%) Veritas