Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 243 245 260
Rank change year-on-year +2 +15 +3
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 922 1,097 992
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.39% 1.46% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.38% 10.20% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 832 977 873
London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £38,000 £39,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -3.80% +1.28% +4.00%

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 8,882 10,756 12,011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.38% 14.32% 15.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7,253 8,828 10,268
London median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +2.86% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018. 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 -6 256 £45,000 - 31
West London -7 82 £36,000 -10.00% 21
South London +15 71 £35,750 +30.00% 10
East London -8 10 £67,250 +92.14% 14
North London -15 6 £36,500 +4.29% 4
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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.

1 883 (95.77%) DNS
2 749 (81.24%) Windows
3 727 (78.85%) Active Directory
4 588 (63.77%) Microsoft
5 515 (55.86%) Windows Server
6 415 (45.01%) VMware
7 382 (41.43%) Office 365
8 353 (38.29%) TCP/IP
9 327 (35.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 319 (34.60%) Firewall
11 301 (32.65%) Windows 10
12 291 (31.56%) Windows Server 2008
13 275 (29.83%) MS Exchange
14 264 (28.63%) VMware Infrastructure
15 248 (26.90%) Windows 7
16 240 (26.03%) Cisco
17 236 (25.60%) PowerShell
18 235 (25.49%) Finance
19 234 (25.38%) Microsoft Office
20 218 (23.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 216 (23.43%) Citrix
22 215 (23.32%) Microsoft Azure
23 210 (22.78%) VPN
24 208 (22.56%) SCCM
25 201 (21.80%) ITIL
26 194 (21.04%) LAN
27 173 (18.76%) WAN
27 173 (18.76%) Hyper-V
28 163 (17.68%) SAN
29 148 (16.05%) Linux

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
1 275 (29.83%) MS Exchange
2 119 (12.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 91 (9.87%) SharePoint
4 84 (9.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 76 (8.24%) Skype for Business
6 71 (7.70%) IIS
7 42 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 20 (2.17%) Apache
9 18 (1.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 12 (1.30%) OpenStack
11 11 (1.19%) CMS
12 10 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
12 10 (1.08%) Tomcat
13 9 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
14 8 (0.87%) Confluence
14 8 (0.87%) nginx
15 7 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
16 6 (0.65%) Commerce Server
17 3 (0.33%) GroupWise
17 3 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 234 (25.38%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.11%) Maya
7 1 (0.11%) NUKE
7 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.43%) Elite 3E
4 3 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.22%) Bankmaster
5 2 (0.22%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.11%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.11%) Maximo
6 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 382 (41.43%) Office 365
2 215 (23.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 109 (11.82%) Amazon AWS
4 44 (4.77%) Mimecast
5 38 (4.12%) IaaS
6 33 (3.58%) G Suite
7 31 (3.36%) SaaS
8 26 (2.82%) PaaS
9 19 (2.06%) Azure Active Directory
10 14 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
10 14 (1.52%) Amazon S3
10 14 (1.52%) OneDrive
11 13 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
11 13 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 12 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
13 10 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
14 8 (0.87%) GitHub
15 5 (0.54%) CloudFront
15 5 (0.54%) iTunes
15 5 (0.54%) Siri
Communications & Networking
1 883 (95.77%) DNS
2 353 (38.29%) TCP/IP
3 319 (34.60%) Firewall
4 210 (22.78%) VPN
5 194 (21.04%) LAN
6 173 (18.76%) WAN
7 163 (17.68%) SAN
8 108 (11.71%) VLAN
9 76 (8.24%) Wireless
10 75 (8.13%) Skype
11 73 (7.92%) VoIP
12 59 (6.40%) Internet
13 50 (5.42%) BGP
14 49 (5.31%) MPLS
15 46 (4.99%) NAS
16 44 (4.77%) OSPF
17 43 (4.66%) Wi-Fi
18 39 (4.23%) Network Security
19 38 (4.12%) Cisco ASA
20 37 (4.01%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (15.08%) SQL Server
2 41 (4.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (2.93%) SQL Server 2016
4 26 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (2.49%) SQL Server 2014
6 22 (2.39%) Amazon RDS
7 15 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (1.52%) MySQL
9 11 (1.19%) Big Data
10 9 (0.98%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.65%) Couchbase
12 5 (0.54%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.43%) IDOL
13 4 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.43%) Relational Database
14 3 (0.33%) Blockchain
14 3 (0.33%) Power BI
14 3 (0.33%) QlikView
15 2 (0.22%) phpMyAdmin
15 2 (0.22%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 20 (2.17%) MSI
2 13 (1.41%) JIRA
3 11 (1.19%) Git (software)
4 9 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (0.76%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.65%) Bitbucket
7 4 (0.43%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.33%) Subversion
8 3 (0.33%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.22%) AdminStudio
9 2 (0.22%) AppScan
9 2 (0.22%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.22%) GoCD
9 2 (0.22%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.22%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.22%) TortoiseSVN
10 1 (0.11%) Burp Suite
10 1 (0.11%) git-flow
10 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 235 (25.49%) Finance
2 60 (6.51%) Banking
3 47 (5.10%) Telecoms
4 42 (4.56%) Law
5 32 (3.47%) Legal
6 29 (3.15%) Investment Banking
7 21 (2.28%) Advertising
8 19 (2.06%) Retail
9 10 (1.08%) Financial Institution
10 9 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 9 (0.98%) Marketing
11 8 (0.87%) Front Office
12 6 (0.65%) Back Office
12 6 (0.65%) French Language
12 6 (0.65%) Games
13 4 (0.43%) Local Government
14 3 (0.33%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.22%) German Language
15 2 (0.22%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 190 (20.61%) Support Engineer
2 165 (17.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 147 (15.94%) Analyst
4 109 (11.82%) IT Support
5 98 (10.63%) Desktop Support
6 95 (10.30%) Support Analyst
7 92 (9.98%) IT Engineer
8 86 (9.33%) 2nd Line Support
9 67 (7.27%) Administrator
10 63 (6.83%) Network Engineer
11 57 (6.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 54 (5.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 54 (5.86%) IT Support Engineer
13 53 (5.75%) Systems Engineer
14 51 (5.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 50 (5.42%) IT Analyst
15 50 (5.42%) Systems Administrator
16 48 (5.21%) Windows Engineer
17 46 (4.99%) 3rd Line Support
18 45 (4.88%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (3.25%) LDAP
2 28 (3.04%) Web Services
3 23 (2.49%) Software Packaging
4 20 (2.17%) .NET
5 14 (1.52%) RabbitMQ
6 12 (1.30%) 802.1X
7 9 (0.98%) XMPP
8 8 (0.87%) LAMP
9 6 (0.65%) HTML
9 6 (0.65%) REST
10 4 (0.43%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.43%) SAML
11 3 (0.33%) .NET Core
11 3 (0.33%) AngularJS
11 3 (0.33%) Middleware
11 3 (0.33%) OAuth
11 3 (0.33%) React
12 2 (0.22%) Elastic Stack
12 2 (0.22%) Gearman
12 2 (0.22%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 130 (14.10%) Data Centre
2 69 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (6.94%) PKI
4 62 (6.72%) Self-Motivation
5 50 (5.42%) Clustering
6 39 (4.23%) Video Conferencing
7 30 (3.25%) iPad
7 30 (3.25%) Public Cloud
7 30 (3.25%) Replication
8 29 (3.15%) Computer Science
9 27 (2.93%) Hedge funds
10 24 (2.60%) iPhone
11 23 (2.49%) Blackberry
12 22 (2.39%) Fat Client
12 22 (2.39%) Private Cloud
12 22 (2.39%) Thin Client
13 13 (1.41%) Client/Server
13 13 (1.41%) Fintech
13 13 (1.41%) Management Information System
14 11 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 749 (81.24%) Windows
2 515 (55.86%) Windows Server
3 327 (35.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 301 (32.65%) Windows 10
5 291 (31.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 248 (26.90%) Windows 7
7 148 (16.05%) Linux
8 64 (6.94%) Mac OS X
9 46 (4.99%) Windows 8
10 38 (4.12%) Windows Server 2003
11 34 (3.69%) Android
12 29 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 28 (3.04%) CentOS
14 27 (2.93%) Unix
15 23 (2.49%) Apple iOS
16 17 (1.84%) Ubuntu
17 16 (1.74%) Mac OS
17 16 (1.74%) Windows XP
18 12 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
19 11 (1.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (23.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 201 (21.80%) ITIL
3 98 (10.63%) Problem-Solving
4 65 (7.05%) DevOps
5 64 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (6.51%) Patch Management
7 58 (6.29%) Migration
8 53 (5.75%) Kalman Filter
9 52 (5.64%) Disaster Recovery
10 47 (5.10%) Project Management
11 44 (4.77%) Mentoring
12 43 (4.66%) Root Cause Analysis
13 40 (4.34%) Server Virtualisation
14 39 (4.23%) ITIL V3
14 39 (4.23%) Service Delivery
15 38 (4.12%) Asset Management
15 38 (4.12%) Scrum
15 38 (4.12%) Systems Engineering
16 35 (3.80%) Network Management
17 32 (3.47%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 236 (25.60%) PowerShell
2 130 (14.10%) SQL
3 71 (7.70%) Python
4 31 (3.36%) Bash Shell
5 26 (2.82%) Perl
6 22 (2.39%) Java
7 16 (1.74%) VBScript
8 15 (1.63%) C#
8 15 (1.63%) Ruby
9 10 (1.08%) C
9 10 (1.08%) JavaScript
10 9 (0.98%) Go
11 6 (0.65%) PHP
12 4 (0.43%) C++
12 4 (0.43%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.33%) VB
14 2 (0.22%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.22%) ActionScript 2.0
14 2 (0.22%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 108 (11.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 95 (10.30%) Cisco Certification
3 87 (9.44%) Degree
4 78 (8.46%) MCSE
5 61 (6.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 59 (6.40%) CCNA
7 52 (5.64%) MCSA
8 43 (4.66%) CCNP
9 41 (4.45%) MCP
10 29 (3.15%) DBS Check
11 22 (2.39%) Computer Science Degree
12 18 (1.95%) MCTS
13 15 (1.63%) MCITP
14 14 (1.52%) CCIE
15 13 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
16 12 (1.30%) CISSP
16 12 (1.30%) RHCE
16 12 (1.30%) Security Cleared
17 10 (1.08%) A+ Certification
18 8 (0.87%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.12%) SLA
2 8 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.76%) GDPR
4 6 (0.65%) QA
5 3 (0.33%) PMO
6 2 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 727 (78.85%) Active Directory
2 264 (28.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 173 (18.76%) Hyper-V
4 85 (9.22%) XenApp
5 79 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
6 58 (6.29%) vSphere
7 32 (3.47%) XenDesktop
8 25 (2.71%) XenServer
9 23 (2.49%) Virtual Servers
10 22 (2.39%) Microsoft App-V
11 21 (2.28%) Docker
11 21 (2.28%) VMware Workstation
12 19 (2.06%) Terminal Server
13 17 (1.84%) DFS Replication
14 16 (1.74%) BitLocker
15 15 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
16 13 (1.41%) Virtual Desktop
17 11 (1.19%) NFS
17 11 (1.19%) Terminal Services
18 10 (1.08%) LXC
Systems Management
1 208 (22.56%) SCCM
2 80 (8.68%) SCOM
3 71 (7.70%) Backup Exec
4 54 (5.86%) WSUS
5 34 (3.69%) Ansible
6 28 (3.04%) Puppet
7 25 (2.71%) Failover Clustering
8 24 (2.60%) Single Sign-On
9 22 (2.39%) AirWatch
9 22 (2.39%) ZABBIX
10 19 (2.06%) vCenter Server
11 18 (1.95%) Cisco CUCM
11 18 (1.95%) Nagios
11 18 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
12 17 (1.84%) Microsoft Intune
13 15 (1.63%) McAfee ePO
14 14 (1.52%) Cisco Prime
15 13 (1.41%) XenMobile
16 11 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
17 10 (1.08%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 588 (63.77%) Microsoft
2 415 (45.01%) VMware
3 240 (26.03%) Cisco
4 216 (23.43%) Citrix
5 119 (12.91%) HP
6 79 (8.57%) Veeam
7 74 (8.03%) Apple
8 71 (7.70%) SolarWinds
9 70 (7.59%) Dell
10 52 (5.64%) Google
11 49 (5.31%) NetApp
12 45 (4.88%) Red Hat
13 44 (4.77%) CheckPoint
14 39 (4.23%) Palo Alto
15 38 (4.12%) Bloomberg
15 38 (4.12%) McAfee
16 37 (4.01%) Avaya
16 37 (4.01%) EMC
17 35 (3.80%) Symantec
18 34 (3.69%) Sophos