Period
to 21 February 2020

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 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > London
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 223 289 244
Rank change year-on-year +66 -45 +32
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 795 740 1,029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.57% 1.18% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.85% 8.94% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 684 676 924
London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
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 6,711 8,274 10,135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.21% 13.20% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5,523 6,747 8,517
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
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 21 February 2020.

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 21 February 2020. 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 -2 185 £50,750 +19.41% 39
West London +4 64 £45,000 +28.57% 19
East London +20 21 £29,500 -28.92% 14
South London -11 20 £28,000 -41.05% 6
North London -8 5 £47,500 +5.56% 2
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, 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.

1 755 (94.97%) DNS
2 603 (75.85%) Windows
3 588 (73.96%) Active Directory
4 462 (58.11%) Microsoft
5 416 (52.33%) Office 365
6 374 (47.04%) VMware
7 356 (44.78%) Windows Server
8 323 (40.63%) TCP/IP
9 317 (39.87%) Firewall
10 260 (32.70%) Cisco
11 256 (32.20%) Azure
12 214 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
13 201 (25.28%) LAN
14 200 (25.16%) WAN
15 193 (24.28%) Windows Server 2012
16 189 (23.77%) Windows 10
17 188 (23.65%) PowerShell
18 181 (22.77%) Citrix
19 176 (22.14%) Finance
20 175 (22.01%) VPN
21 171 (21.51%) MS Exchange
22 169 (21.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 166 (20.88%) ITIL
24 155 (19.50%) Microsoft Certification
25 139 (17.48%) Cisco Certification
26 129 (16.23%) Linux
27 127 (15.97%) Microsoft Office
28 113 (14.21%) VoIP
29 111 (13.96%) SCCM
30 106 (13.33%) 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
1 171 (21.51%) MS Exchange
2 90 (11.32%) SharePoint
3 87 (10.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 78 (9.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 39 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2007
6 37 (4.65%) IIS
7 33 (4.15%) Skype for Business
8 7 (0.88%) Apache
9 6 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (0.75%) SAS
10 4 (0.50%) nginx
10 4 (0.50%) WordPress
11 3 (0.38%) LiveCycle
11 3 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.38%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.13%) JBoss
13 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 127 (15.97%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.50%) InDesign
3 4 (0.50%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.38%) Acrobat
4 3 (0.38%) FileZilla
4 3 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.50%) Elite 3E
2 2 (0.25%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.25%) SnowdropKCS
3 1 (0.13%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 416 (52.33%) Office 365
2 256 (32.20%) Azure
3 105 (13.21%) AWS
4 39 (4.91%) OneDrive
5 33 (4.15%) Azure Active Directory
5 33 (4.15%) Mimecast
6 16 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (1.51%) IaaS
8 11 (1.38%) Amazon ELB
8 11 (1.38%) Amazon S3
8 11 (1.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 10 (1.26%) AWS CloudFormation
9 10 (1.26%) G Suite
10 8 (1.01%) Datadog
11 7 (0.88%) SaaS
12 6 (0.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (0.75%) GitHub
13 4 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 4 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 755 (94.97%) DNS
2 323 (40.63%) TCP/IP
3 317 (39.87%) Firewall
4 201 (25.28%) LAN
5 200 (25.16%) WAN
6 175 (22.01%) VPN
7 113 (14.21%) VoIP
8 98 (12.33%) SAN
9 88 (11.07%) VLAN
10 82 (10.31%) Wireless
11 79 (9.94%) Wi-Fi
12 64 (8.05%) Network Security
13 58 (7.30%) Skype
14 52 (6.54%) MPLS
15 50 (6.29%) Cisco ASA
16 44 (5.53%) BGP
17 40 (5.03%) NetScaler
17 40 (5.03%) OSPF
18 38 (4.78%) IPsec
19 36 (4.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (9.81%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.14%) Big Data
3 15 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
4 14 (1.76%) Amazon RDS
4 14 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (0.75%) MySQL
9 3 (0.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.25%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2017
10 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.13%) KDB
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (2.01%) Jenkins
2 15 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 14 (1.76%) JIRA
4 7 (0.88%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.75%) GitLab
6 4 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.38%) Maven
7 3 (0.38%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.25%) AdminStudio
8 2 (0.25%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.25%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.13%) GDB
9 1 (0.13%) MSI
9 1 (0.13%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.13%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.13%) WinDbg
General
1 176 (22.14%) Finance
2 63 (7.92%) Law
3 35 (4.40%) Legal
4 31 (3.90%) Telecoms
5 28 (3.52%) Banking
6 26 (3.27%) Retail
7 18 (2.26%) Advertising
8 11 (1.38%) French Language
9 10 (1.26%) Japanese Language
10 8 (1.01%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.88%) Marketing
12 6 (0.75%) Back Office
13 5 (0.63%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.63%) Games
14 4 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.38%) Electronics
15 3 (0.38%) German Language
15 3 (0.38%) Publishing
16 2 (0.25%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.25%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 147 (18.49%) Support Engineer
2 145 (18.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 122 (15.35%) Network Engineer
4 108 (13.58%) IT Support
5 106 (13.33%) Analyst
6 96 (12.08%) IT Engineer
7 68 (8.55%) IT Support Engineer
8 52 (6.54%) Support Analyst
9 45 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
10 44 (5.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 39 (4.91%) IT Analyst
12 35 (4.40%) Administrator
13 34 (4.28%) 3rd Line Support
14 33 (4.15%) Systems Administrator
15 30 (3.77%) Consultant
15 30 (3.77%) Desktop Support
15 30 (3.77%) Windows Engineer
16 27 (3.40%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 27 (3.40%) Network Support
17 26 (3.27%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.14%) LDAP
2 15 (1.89%) Kafka
3 11 (1.38%) 802.1X
4 10 (1.26%) Web Services
5 5 (0.63%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (0.38%) .NET
6 3 (0.38%) Node.js
7 2 (0.25%) FFmpeg
7 2 (0.25%) LAMP
7 2 (0.25%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (0.25%) POSIX
8 1 (0.13%) Middleware
8 1 (0.13%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.13%) React
8 1 (0.13%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.13%) Spring
8 1 (0.13%) Spring Boot
8 1 (0.13%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.13%) WSDL
8 1 (0.13%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 81 (10.19%) Data Centre
2 53 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 31 (3.90%) Video Conferencing
4 28 (3.52%) Replication
5 25 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (3.14%) Self-Motivation
6 24 (3.02%) Clustering
7 23 (2.89%) Blackberry
8 14 (1.76%) Hedge funds
8 14 (1.76%) Linux Command Line
9 11 (1.38%) Enterprise Storage
9 11 (1.38%) Fat Client
9 11 (1.38%) Thin Client
10 10 (1.26%) Private Cloud
10 10 (1.26%) SWIFT
11 9 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
11 9 (1.13%) Public Cloud
12 7 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 7 (0.88%) iPad
12 7 (0.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 603 (75.85%) Windows
2 356 (44.78%) Windows Server
3 193 (24.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 189 (23.77%) Windows 10
5 129 (16.23%) Linux
6 106 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 99 (12.45%) Windows 7
8 43 (5.41%) Apple iOS
9 40 (5.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 35 (4.40%) Unix
11 29 (3.65%) Mac OS X
12 26 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (2.52%) CentOS
14 19 (2.39%) Solaris
14 19 (2.39%) Ubuntu
15 17 (2.14%) Android
16 14 (1.76%) Windows 8
17 8 (1.01%) Mac OS
18 7 (0.88%) Debian
19 6 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (21.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 166 (20.88%) ITIL
3 97 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
4 56 (7.04%) Network Monitoring
5 46 (5.79%) Change Management
6 45 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
6 45 (5.66%) Information Security
7 42 (5.28%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (5.16%) Load Balancing
8 41 (5.16%) Project Management
9 40 (5.03%) Migration
10 38 (4.78%) Service Delivery
11 34 (4.28%) Incident Management
11 34 (4.28%) Patch Management
12 33 (4.15%) DevOps
13 31 (3.90%) Mobile Device Management
14 30 (3.77%) Service Management
14 30 (3.77%) SIEM
15 28 (3.52%) Kalman Filter
16 27 (3.40%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 188 (23.65%) PowerShell
2 76 (9.56%) SQL
3 51 (6.42%) Python
4 31 (3.90%) Bash Shell
5 22 (2.77%) C
6 15 (1.89%) VB
7 12 (1.51%) Perl
7 12 (1.51%) Ruby
7 12 (1.51%) VBScript
8 10 (1.26%) C#
9 9 (1.13%) Shell Script
10 7 (0.88%) Java
11 4 (0.50%) PHP
12 3 (0.38%) C++
12 3 (0.38%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.25%) VBA
14 1 (0.13%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.13%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.13%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.13%) Korn
Qualifications
1 155 (19.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 139 (17.48%) Cisco Certification
3 99 (12.45%) CCNA
4 80 (10.06%) MCSA
5 77 (9.69%) MCSE
6 64 (8.05%) Degree
7 59 (7.42%) CCNP
8 47 (5.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 38 (4.78%) MCP
10 23 (2.89%) CCIE
11 22 (2.77%) MCITP
12 21 (2.64%) A+ Certification
13 18 (2.26%) Network+ Certification
14 17 (2.14%) CCSA
15 16 (2.01%) RHCE
16 11 (1.38%) Citrix Certification
16 11 (1.38%) VCP5
17 10 (1.26%) CCDP
17 10 (1.26%) Security Cleared
18 9 (1.13%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (9.06%) SLA
2 23 (2.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.89%) Cyber Essentials
3 15 (1.89%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.26%) QA
5 2 (0.25%) FedRAMP
5 2 (0.25%) FISMA
5 2 (0.25%) GDPR
6 1 (0.13%) JTAG
System Software
1 588 (73.96%) Active Directory
2 214 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (10.19%) Hyper-V
3 81 (10.19%) XenDesktop
4 74 (9.31%) vSphere
5 71 (8.93%) XenApp
6 58 (7.30%) VMware ESXi
7 22 (2.77%) Virtual Machines
8 19 (2.39%) NFS
9 17 (2.14%) Firmware
10 15 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
11 11 (1.38%) VMware Workstation
12 9 (1.13%) Docker
13 8 (1.01%) BitLocker
14 7 (0.88%) Terminal Services
15 6 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 5 (0.63%) Citrix Hypervisor
17 4 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
18 3 (0.38%) DFS Replication
18 3 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 111 (13.96%) SCCM
2 44 (5.53%) Ansible
3 41 (5.16%) Microsoft Intune
4 39 (4.91%) vCenter Server
5 28 (3.52%) WSUS
6 17 (2.14%) FortiGate
7 16 (2.01%) Puppet
8 14 (1.76%) Jamf Pro
8 14 (1.76%) Terraform
9 11 (1.38%) Backup Exec
10 9 (1.13%) Nagios
10 9 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
10 9 (1.13%) Packer
10 9 (1.13%) SolarWinds Orion
11 8 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
11 8 (1.01%) Red Hat Satellite
12 7 (0.88%) Kubernetes
12 7 (0.88%) NetBackup
12 7 (0.88%) SCOM
12 7 (0.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 462 (58.11%) Microsoft
2 374 (47.04%) VMware
3 260 (32.70%) Cisco
4 181 (22.77%) Citrix
5 81 (10.19%) HP
6 74 (9.31%) SolarWinds
7 57 (7.17%) CheckPoint
8 50 (6.29%) F5
9 48 (6.04%) Juniper
9 48 (6.04%) Veeam
10 41 (5.16%) Palo Alto
11 40 (5.03%) Meraki
12 38 (4.78%) NetApp
12 38 (4.78%) SonicWALL
13 36 (4.53%) Dell
14 31 (3.90%) Red Hat
15 29 (3.65%) Oracle
16 27 (3.40%) Splunk
17 25 (3.14%) Apple
17 25 (3.14%) McAfee