Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > London
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 335 259 244
Rank change year-on-year -76 -15 0
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 422 365 813
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.94% 1.27% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.39% 9.33% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 352 337 725
10th Percentile £32,000 £29,000 £25,350
25th Percentile £37,500 £39,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +25.00% -6.67%
75th Percentile £63,750 £72,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £83,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £41,250 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.79% +5.00% -

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 5,028 3,914 7,110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.17% 13.66% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3,320 3,173 5,852
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £29,000
25th Percentile £47,177 £45,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -9 80 £50,000 -20.00% 26
South London +24 32 £40,000 +77.78% 10
West London -23 20 £52,500 +16.67% 7
East London +3 8 £35,000 - 9
North London - 1 £32,500 - 4
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 404 (95.73%) DNS
2 305 (72.27%) Windows
3 284 (67.30%) Active Directory
4 249 (59.00%) Microsoft
5 205 (48.58%) Azure
6 200 (47.39%) Microsoft 365
7 190 (45.02%) Windows Server
8 186 (44.08%) VMware
9 172 (40.76%) TCP/IP
10 143 (33.89%) Firewall
11 132 (31.28%) VMware Infrastructure
12 122 (28.91%) PowerShell
13 111 (26.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 108 (25.59%) Cisco
15 100 (23.70%) Social Skills
16 99 (23.46%) Windows 10
17 97 (22.99%) Linux
18 94 (22.27%) ITIL
19 93 (22.04%) Citrix
20 91 (21.56%) VPN
21 84 (19.91%) AWS
22 80 (18.96%) Hyper-V
23 75 (17.77%) LAN
24 74 (17.54%) MS Exchange
25 71 (16.82%) Finance
26 69 (16.35%) Windows Server 2012
27 68 (16.11%) VLAN
28 64 (15.17%) WAN
29 56 (13.27%) Azure Active Directory
30 55 (13.03%) Microsoft Office

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 74 (17.54%) MS Exchange
2 51 (12.09%) SharePoint
3 33 (7.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (7.11%) Skype for Business
5 25 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (4.98%) IIS
7 19 (4.50%) Apache
8 12 (2.84%) Confluence
8 12 (2.84%) nginx
9 7 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (1.42%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.18%) SAS
12 4 (0.95%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.24%) Commerce Server
14 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.24%) Traffic Server
Applications
1 55 (13.03%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.42%) Relativity
2 5 (1.18%) Unica
3 4 (0.95%) FastStats
4 3 (0.71%) Magento
4 3 (0.71%) Sage 300 ERP
4 3 (0.71%) Sage CRM
5 2 (0.47%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 205 (48.58%) Azure
2 200 (47.39%) Microsoft 365
3 84 (19.91%) AWS
4 56 (13.27%) Azure Active Directory
5 30 (7.11%) IaaS
6 22 (5.21%) SaaS
7 18 (4.27%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (4.27%) PaaS
8 14 (3.32%) Mimecast
9 13 (3.08%) OneDrive
10 10 (2.37%) GCP
10 10 (2.37%) Google Workspace
11 6 (1.42%) AWS Direct Connect
12 5 (1.18%) GitHub
13 4 (0.95%) Amazon GuardDuty
13 4 (0.95%) Azure Sentinel
14 3 (0.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 3 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
14 3 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 2 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 404 (95.73%) DNS
2 172 (40.76%) TCP/IP
3 143 (33.89%) Firewall
4 91 (21.56%) VPN
5 75 (17.77%) LAN
6 68 (16.11%) VLAN
7 64 (15.17%) WAN
8 44 (10.43%) SAN
9 42 (9.95%) VoIP
10 31 (7.35%) SMTP
11 29 (6.87%) Network Security
11 29 (6.87%) Wi-Fi
12 28 (6.64%) HTTP
12 28 (6.64%) SNMP
13 27 (6.40%) SSL
14 20 (4.74%) BGP
15 19 (4.50%) Broadband
16 17 (4.03%) SD-WAN
17 16 (3.79%) IPv6
17 16 (3.79%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.35%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (2.37%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (2.13%) MariaDB
5 8 (1.90%) MySQL
6 6 (1.42%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.71%) MS Access
8 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.47%) Metadata
9 2 (0.47%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.47%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.24%) Apache Ignite
10 1 (0.24%) ClickHouse
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 22 (5.21%) JIRA
2 9 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.90%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.47%) Maven
4 2 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.24%) GitLab
5 1 (0.24%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 100 (23.70%) Social Skills
2 71 (16.82%) Finance
3 32 (7.58%) Legal
4 29 (6.87%) Telecoms
5 23 (5.45%) Banking
5 23 (5.45%) Law
6 20 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.37%) Financial Institution
8 9 (2.13%) Influencing Skills
8 9 (2.13%) Marketing
9 8 (1.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 7 (1.66%) Back Office
11 6 (1.42%) Documentation Skills
11 6 (1.42%) Local Government
11 6 (1.42%) Retail
12 5 (1.18%) Advertising
12 5 (1.18%) Aerospace
12 5 (1.18%) Front Office
13 4 (0.95%) Military
14 3 (0.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 77 (18.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 70 (16.59%) Support Engineer
3 52 (12.32%) Analyst
4 47 (11.14%) Network Engineer
5 44 (10.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 41 (9.72%) Support Analyst
7 39 (9.24%) 3rd Line Support
8 31 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support
8 31 (7.35%) IT Support
9 29 (6.87%) IT Engineer
10 26 (6.16%) Administrator
11 24 (5.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 21 (4.98%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 20 (4.74%) Desktop Support
13 20 (4.74%) Systems Engineer
14 18 (4.27%) Security Engineer
15 17 (4.03%) IT Analyst
15 17 (4.03%) IT Support Analyst
16 16 (3.79%) Cloud Specialist
16 16 (3.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.55%) LAMP
2 13 (3.08%) LDAP
3 11 (2.61%) 802.1X
4 9 (2.13%) LAPP Stack
4 9 (2.13%) LEMP Stack
4 9 (2.13%) Web Services
5 7 (1.66%) COM
6 4 (0.95%) CSS
6 4 (0.95%) GraphQL
6 4 (0.95%) Kafka
6 4 (0.95%) Node.js
6 4 (0.95%) React
6 4 (0.95%) WSH
7 3 (0.71%) HTML
7 3 (0.71%) SailPoint
8 2 (0.47%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.47%) SAML
8 2 (0.47%) YAML
9 1 (0.24%) Google Maps API
9 1 (0.24%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.92%) Clustering
2 24 (5.69%) Management Information System
3 19 (4.50%) Data Centre
4 14 (3.32%) Hedge funds
4 14 (3.32%) Video Conferencing
5 12 (2.84%) Replication
6 10 (2.37%) Reinsurance
7 9 (2.13%) PKI
8 8 (1.90%) Blackberry
8 8 (1.90%) Fibre Optics
8 8 (1.90%) iPhone
8 8 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (1.66%) Public Cloud
9 7 (1.66%) User Experience
10 6 (1.42%) CMDB
10 6 (1.42%) Fat Client
10 6 (1.42%) iPad
10 6 (1.42%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (1.42%) Thin Client
11 5 (1.18%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 305 (72.27%) Windows
2 190 (45.02%) Windows Server
3 99 (23.46%) Windows 10
4 97 (22.99%) Linux
5 69 (16.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (10.19%) Windows Server 2016
7 30 (7.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (6.87%) CentOS
8 29 (6.87%) Windows 7
9 22 (5.21%) Apple iOS
10 21 (4.98%) Windows Server 2019
11 18 (4.27%) Mac OS
12 15 (3.55%) Mac OS X
13 14 (3.32%) Android
13 14 (3.32%) Unix
14 10 (2.37%) Ubuntu
14 10 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (1.66%) Windows XP
17 6 (1.42%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (26.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 94 (22.27%) ITIL
3 48 (11.37%) Disaster Recovery
4 40 (9.48%) Migration
5 39 (9.24%) Problem-Solving
6 31 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (7.11%) Information Security
7 30 (7.11%) Service Delivery
8 26 (6.16%) High Availability
9 25 (5.92%) Patch Management
10 24 (5.69%) Identity Access Management
11 23 (5.45%) Change Management
12 22 (5.21%) DevOps
13 21 (4.98%) SIEM
14 20 (4.74%) Cybersecurity
14 20 (4.74%) Project Delivery
15 19 (4.50%) Configuration Management
15 19 (4.50%) Security Patching
16 18 (4.27%) Computer Science
17 17 (4.03%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 122 (28.91%) PowerShell
2 55 (13.03%) Python
3 40 (9.48%) SQL
4 14 (3.32%) Bash Shell
4 14 (3.32%) Perl
5 12 (2.84%) Shell Script
6 9 (2.13%) JavaScript
7 8 (1.90%) VBScript
8 6 (1.42%) VB
9 5 (1.18%) R
9 5 (1.18%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.95%) Java
10 4 (0.95%) TypeScript
11 3 (0.71%) VBA
12 2 (0.47%) C
12 2 (0.47%) C#
12 2 (0.47%) Ruby
13 1 (0.24%) C++
Qualifications
1 35 (8.29%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (5.69%) Degree
3 23 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
4 22 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (4.74%) CCNA
6 17 (4.03%) CCNP
6 17 (4.03%) Security Cleared
7 13 (3.08%) CISSP
8 10 (2.37%) DV Cleared
8 10 (2.37%) GIAC
8 10 (2.37%) MCP
9 9 (2.13%) A+ Certification
9 9 (2.13%) CISM
9 9 (2.13%) MCSE
10 8 (1.90%) Network+ Certification
11 7 (1.66%) SC Cleared
12 6 (1.42%) JNCIA
12 6 (1.42%) JNCIP
12 6 (1.42%) JNCIS
12 6 (1.42%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.74%) SLA
2 15 (3.55%) ITGC
2 15 (3.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (2.61%) GDPR
4 9 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.90%) PCI DSS
6 5 (1.18%) PMO
7 4 (0.95%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.95%) QA
8 3 (0.71%) NIST
9 2 (0.47%) GLBA
9 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 284 (67.30%) Active Directory
2 132 (31.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (18.96%) Hyper-V
4 50 (11.85%) vSphere
5 23 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (5.21%) XenDesktop
7 17 (4.03%) XenApp
8 16 (3.79%) iptables
9 11 (2.61%) Forefront TMG
10 9 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (1.90%) Terminal Services
12 7 (1.66%) Docker
12 7 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (1.66%) VMware Workstation
13 5 (1.18%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 5 (1.18%) DFS Replication
13 5 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (1.18%) vCloud
13 5 (1.18%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.95%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 46 (10.90%) SCCM
2 45 (10.66%) Microsoft Intune
3 32 (7.58%) Ansible
4 26 (6.16%) SCOM
5 23 (5.45%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 22 (5.21%) Puppet
7 17 (4.03%) WSUS
8 13 (3.08%) Backup Exec
9 11 (2.61%) Failover Clustering
10 8 (1.90%) FortiGate
10 8 (1.90%) Grafana
10 8 (1.90%) Single Sign-On
11 7 (1.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 7 (1.66%) ZABBIX
12 6 (1.42%) Icinga
12 6 (1.42%) MOM
12 6 (1.42%) Nessus
12 6 (1.42%) NetBackup
12 6 (1.42%) Nmap
12 6 (1.42%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 249 (59.00%) Microsoft
2 186 (44.08%) VMware
3 108 (25.59%) Cisco
4 93 (22.04%) Citrix
5 41 (9.72%) HP
6 40 (9.48%) Dell
7 28 (6.64%) Meraki
8 23 (5.45%) Veeam
9 22 (5.21%) Red Hat
10 21 (4.98%) Google
10 21 (4.98%) NetApp
11 19 (4.50%) Apple
12 18 (4.27%) Palo Alto
13 16 (3.79%) EMC
14 15 (3.55%) F5
15 14 (3.32%) Juniper
15 14 (3.32%) Symantec
16 13 (3.08%) CommVault
17 12 (2.84%) Aruba
17 12 (2.84%) Veritas