Period
to 3 June 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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > London
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 267 260 235
Rank change year-on-year -7 -25 +2
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 438 730 1,069
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.20% 1.27% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.32% 9.94% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 413 666 970
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £76,000 £72,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 4,701 7,346 10,039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.89% 12.79% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3,776 5,965 8,291
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +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 3 June 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 3 June 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 -29 107 £60,000 +55.84% 8
West London +23 35 £45,000 +38.46%
East London +7 12 £32,250 -11.03% 1
South London -1 11 £22,500 -52.63% 4
North London -25 1 £32,500 -31.58%
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 422 (96.35%) DNS
2 336 (76.71%) Windows
3 329 (75.11%) Active Directory
4 271 (61.87%) Microsoft
5 230 (52.51%) Office 365
6 213 (48.63%) Firewall
7 203 (46.35%) VMware
8 202 (46.12%) Windows Server
9 184 (42.01%) TCP/IP
10 174 (39.73%) Azure
11 170 (38.81%) Cisco
12 138 (31.51%) Windows Server 2012
13 127 (29.00%) VPN
14 120 (27.40%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 116 (26.48%) WAN
16 115 (26.26%) VMware Infrastructure
17 112 (25.57%) PowerShell
17 112 (25.57%) MS Exchange
18 104 (23.74%) Windows 10
19 102 (23.29%) LAN
19 102 (23.29%) Finance
20 95 (21.69%) ITIL
20 95 (21.69%) Citrix
20 95 (21.69%) Windows Server 2016
21 85 (19.41%) Data Centre
22 78 (17.81%) Linux
23 77 (17.58%) Microsoft Certification
24 71 (16.21%) HP
25 70 (15.98%) Windows Server 2008
25 70 (15.98%) Hyper-V

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
1 112 (25.57%) MS Exchange
2 50 (11.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (11.19%) SharePoint
4 38 (8.68%) IIS
5 36 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (3.20%) Skype for Business
8 6 (1.37%) SAS
8 6 (1.37%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.68%) WordPress
10 2 (0.46%) JBoss
10 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.46%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.46%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.23%) Apache
11 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.23%) LiveCycle
11 1 (0.23%) nginx
Applications
1 59 (13.47%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.60%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.68%) FileZilla
4 2 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.23%) InDesign
5 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.91%) FastStats
1 4 (0.91%) Unica
2 2 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.46%) Elite 3E
2 2 (0.46%) Sage 50
2 2 (0.46%) Shopify
3 1 (0.23%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.23%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 230 (52.51%) Office 365
2 174 (39.73%) Azure
3 67 (15.30%) AWS
4 52 (11.87%) Azure Active Directory
5 26 (5.94%) Mimecast
6 16 (3.65%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (2.51%) OneDrive
8 10 (2.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (1.83%) G Suite
10 7 (1.60%) Amazon ELB
10 7 (1.60%) Amazon S3
10 7 (1.60%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (1.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (1.37%) IaaS
12 5 (1.14%) Amazon ECS
13 4 (0.91%) PaaS
14 3 (0.68%) Datadog
14 3 (0.68%) GCP
14 3 (0.68%) GitHub
14 3 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 422 (96.35%) DNS
2 213 (48.63%) Firewall
3 184 (42.01%) TCP/IP
4 127 (29.00%) VPN
5 116 (26.48%) WAN
6 102 (23.29%) LAN
7 66 (15.07%) VLAN
8 55 (12.56%) Network Security
9 54 (12.33%) Wi-Fi
10 52 (11.87%) SAN
11 47 (10.73%) VoIP
12 42 (9.59%) Cisco ASA
12 42 (9.59%) OSPF
13 40 (9.13%) BGP
14 38 (8.68%) MPLS
15 34 (7.76%) Cisco IOS
16 33 (7.53%) Internet
17 32 (7.31%) Multicast
17 32 (7.31%) Wireshark
18 30 (6.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (8.22%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.25%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.91%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.23%) MySQL
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (3.20%) JIRA
2 9 (2.05%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (0.91%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.68%) GitLab
6 2 (0.46%) Gerrit
6 2 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.46%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.23%) Maven
7 1 (0.23%) MSI
7 1 (0.23%) SonarQube
General
1 102 (23.29%) Finance
2 33 (7.53%) Law
3 27 (6.16%) Legal
4 26 (5.94%) Telecoms
5 15 (3.42%) Financial Institution
6 13 (2.97%) Retail
7 12 (2.74%) Advertising
7 12 (2.74%) Japanese Language
8 8 (1.83%) Back Office
9 6 (1.37%) Marketing
10 4 (0.91%) Banking
10 4 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.68%) Games
12 2 (0.46%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.46%) Mandarin Language
12 2 (0.46%) Publishing
13 1 (0.23%) Automotive
13 1 (0.23%) Electronics
13 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.23%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 100 (22.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 84 (19.18%) Network Engineer
3 59 (13.47%) Support Engineer
4 48 (10.96%) IT Engineer
5 38 (8.68%) IT Support
6 33 (7.53%) Analyst
7 26 (5.94%) Consultant
8 25 (5.71%) IT Support Engineer
8 25 (5.71%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 25 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 24 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support
10 23 (5.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 23 (5.25%) 3rd Line Support
10 23 (5.25%) Administrator
11 21 (4.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 21 (4.79%) Systems Administrator
12 19 (4.34%) Support Analyst
13 18 (4.11%) Senior Network Engineer
14 17 (3.88%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
15 16 (3.65%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.11%) 802.1X
2 7 (1.60%) LDAP
3 5 (1.14%) Web Services
4 4 (0.91%) WebRTC
5 2 (0.46%) FFmpeg
5 2 (0.46%) Middleware
5 2 (0.46%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (0.46%) SOAP
5 2 (0.46%) Spring
5 2 (0.46%) Spring Boot
5 2 (0.46%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (0.46%) WSDL
5 2 (0.46%) YAML
6 1 (0.23%) .NET
6 1 (0.23%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.23%) Node.js
6 1 (0.23%) POSIX
6 1 (0.23%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 85 (19.41%) Data Centre
2 24 (5.48%) Clustering
3 20 (4.57%) Self-Motivation
4 16 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.20%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.74%) Blackberry
7 11 (2.51%) Replication
8 10 (2.28%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
9 8 (1.83%) PKI
9 8 (1.83%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (1.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 7 (1.60%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.14%) Device Driver
12 4 (0.91%) EFT
12 4 (0.91%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.91%) iPhone
12 4 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.68%) Fibre Optics
13 3 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 336 (76.71%) Windows
2 202 (46.12%) Windows Server
3 138 (31.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 104 (23.74%) Windows 10
5 95 (21.69%) Windows Server 2016
6 78 (17.81%) Linux
7 70 (15.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 57 (13.01%) Windows 7
9 21 (4.79%) Windows Server 2019
10 20 (4.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (4.11%) CentOS
12 16 (3.65%) Apple iOS
13 15 (3.42%) Unix
14 14 (3.20%) Windows 8
15 13 (2.97%) Mac OS X
16 12 (2.74%) Ubuntu
17 8 (1.83%) Mac OS
18 7 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 6 (1.37%) Oracle Linux
20 4 (0.91%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (27.40%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 95 (21.69%) ITIL
3 43 (9.82%) Problem-Solving
4 42 (9.59%) Change Management
5 38 (8.68%) Information Security
6 32 (7.31%) Load Balancing
7 30 (6.85%) Network Monitoring
8 29 (6.62%) Kalman Filter
8 29 (6.62%) Project Management
9 28 (6.39%) Migration
10 26 (5.94%) Project Delivery
11 24 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
12 23 (5.25%) Problem Management
12 23 (5.25%) Server Management
13 22 (5.02%) Virtual Environments
14 21 (4.79%) Cybersecurity
14 21 (4.79%) ITIL V3
14 21 (4.79%) Network Architecture
14 21 (4.79%) Service Delivery
15 18 (4.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (25.57%) PowerShell
2 41 (9.36%) SQL
3 28 (6.39%) Python
4 17 (3.88%) Bash Shell
5 16 (3.65%) VBScript
6 11 (2.51%) Perl
7 5 (1.14%) C#
7 5 (1.14%) Ruby
7 5 (1.14%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.91%) C
8 4 (0.91%) Java
8 4 (0.91%) VBA
9 2 (0.46%) C++
9 2 (0.46%) VB
10 1 (0.23%) PHP
10 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 77 (17.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (13.70%) Cisco Certification
3 49 (11.19%) MCSE
4 34 (7.76%) CCNA
4 34 (7.76%) Degree
5 32 (7.31%) MCSA
6 26 (5.94%) MCP
7 19 (4.34%) CCNP
7 19 (4.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 18 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (3.42%) MCITP
10 12 (2.74%) CCSA
10 12 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (1.60%) DBS Check
11 7 (1.60%) MCT
11 7 (1.60%) MCTS
12 6 (1.37%) Network+ Certification
13 5 (1.14%) CCIE
14 4 (0.91%) CCDA
14 4 (0.91%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.53%) SLA
2 16 (3.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (3.42%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (0.91%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.46%) GDPR
6 1 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.23%) FedRAMP
6 1 (0.23%) FISMA
6 1 (0.23%) QA
System Software
1 329 (75.11%) Active Directory
2 115 (26.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (15.98%) Hyper-V
4 45 (10.27%) vSphere
4 45 (10.27%) XenApp
5 39 (8.90%) VMware ESXi
6 38 (8.68%) XenDesktop
7 15 (3.42%) Virtual Machines
8 14 (3.20%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 9 (2.05%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (1.37%) BitLocker
10 6 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (1.14%) DFS Replication
12 4 (0.91%) Docker
13 2 (0.46%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
13 2 (0.46%) NFS
13 2 (0.46%) OpenSSH
13 2 (0.46%) ProxySG
13 2 (0.46%) Samba
13 2 (0.46%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 56 (12.79%) SCCM
2 30 (6.85%) vCenter Server
3 27 (6.16%) Microsoft Intune
4 22 (5.02%) WSUS
5 17 (3.88%) Backup Exec
6 14 (3.20%) Single Sign-On
7 13 (2.97%) Microsoft Clustering
7 13 (2.97%) SCOM
7 13 (2.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 9 (2.05%) Ansible
9 7 (1.60%) Terraform
10 6 (1.37%) HP SIM
10 6 (1.37%) Jamf Pro
10 6 (1.37%) Kubernetes
10 6 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (1.37%) Nagios
11 5 (1.14%) NetVault Backup
11 5 (1.14%) Packer
11 5 (1.14%) XenMobile
12 4 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 271 (61.87%) Microsoft
2 203 (46.35%) VMware
3 170 (38.81%) Cisco
4 95 (21.69%) Citrix
5 71 (16.21%) HP
6 64 (14.61%) CheckPoint
7 37 (8.45%) Dell
8 34 (7.76%) Juniper
9 33 (7.53%) F5
10 29 (6.62%) SolarWinds
11 28 (6.39%) NetApp
11 28 (6.39%) Palo Alto
11 28 (6.39%) Veeam
12 25 (5.71%) Meraki
13 24 (5.48%) Infoblox
14 23 (5.25%) SonicWALL
15 17 (3.88%) Aruba
15 17 (3.88%) ForeScout
15 17 (3.88%) Red Hat
15 17 (3.88%) Symantec