Period
to 29 September 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 29 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > London
6 months to
29 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 246 217 243
Rank change year-on-year -29 +26 -7
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 242 908 1,016
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.22% 1.65% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.93% 12.81% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 249 819 936
Median annual salary £60,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.83% +4.71% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,550 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% -

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 2,711 7,086 9,287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.65% 12.90% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2,216 5,744 7,620
Median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% - -
10th Percentile £36,750 £28,750 £30,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +12.90% -2.11% +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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +11 61 £80,000 +91.62% 7
West London +20 9 £40,750 +1.88% 5
East London +30 6 £40,000 +60.00% 2
South London +22 4 £28,500 -38.71% 1
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 241 (99.59%) DNS
2 169 (69.83%) Microsoft
3 165 (68.18%) Windows
4 164 (67.77%) Active Directory
5 131 (54.13%) Windows Server
6 125 (51.65%) Firewall
7 122 (50.41%) Cisco
8 120 (49.59%) VMware
9 119 (49.17%) Azure
9 119 (49.17%) Office 365
10 97 (40.08%) VPN
11 90 (37.19%) WAN
12 78 (32.23%) PowerShell
13 74 (30.58%) VMware Infrastructure
14 73 (30.17%) TCP/IP
15 70 (28.93%) Linux
15 70 (28.93%) Finance
16 67 (27.69%) Hyper-V
17 64 (26.45%) Azure Active Directory
17 64 (26.45%) ITIL
18 61 (25.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 60 (24.79%) MS Exchange
20 58 (23.97%) LAN
21 56 (23.14%) OSPF
22 55 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
23 54 (22.31%) BGP
23 54 (22.31%) Cisco Certification
24 53 (21.90%) Citrix
24 53 (21.90%) AWS
25 52 (21.49%) VoIP

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 60 (24.79%) MS Exchange
2 33 (13.64%) Skype for Business
3 22 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 19 (7.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (4.55%) IIS
6 9 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.65%) Confluence
7 4 (1.65%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.41%) Apache
8 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 49 (20.25%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (9.92%) MS Visio
3 8 (3.31%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.65%) FastStats
1 4 (1.65%) Unica
2 1 (0.41%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 119 (49.17%) Azure
1 119 (49.17%) Office 365
2 64 (26.45%) Azure Active Directory
3 53 (21.90%) AWS
4 22 (9.09%) Route 53
4 22 (9.09%) Slack
5 21 (8.68%) GCP
6 13 (5.37%) IaaS
7 12 (4.96%) Mimecast
8 5 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (2.07%) Amazon ECS
9 3 (1.24%) G Suite
10 2 (0.83%) Akamai
10 2 (0.83%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.83%) PaaS
10 2 (0.83%) SaaS
11 1 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.41%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 241 (99.59%) DNS
2 125 (51.65%) Firewall
3 97 (40.08%) VPN
4 90 (37.19%) WAN
5 73 (30.17%) TCP/IP
6 58 (23.97%) LAN
7 56 (23.14%) OSPF
8 54 (22.31%) BGP
9 52 (21.49%) VoIP
10 51 (21.07%) Wi-Fi
11 49 (20.25%) Network Security
12 46 (19.01%) SAN
13 44 (18.18%) MPLS
14 43 (17.77%) VLAN
15 41 (16.94%) Wireless
16 34 (14.05%) Cisco IOS
17 33 (13.64%) IPsec
17 33 (13.64%) SNMP
18 32 (13.22%) NetScaler
19 30 (12.40%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.02%) Amazon RDS
1 17 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.07%) Relational Database
2 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.41%) MariaDB
3 1 (0.41%) MySQL
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.41%) Redis
3 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 9 (3.72%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.07%) Bitbucket
3 5 (2.07%) JIRA
4 4 (1.65%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.83%) Maven
5 2 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.41%) Gerrit
General
1 70 (28.93%) Finance
2 30 (12.40%) Financial Institution
3 10 (4.13%) Banking
3 10 (4.13%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.48%) Law
5 5 (2.07%) Marketing
6 2 (0.83%) Back Office
6 2 (0.83%) Housing Association
6 2 (0.83%) Legal
6 2 (0.83%) Mandarin Language
6 2 (0.83%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.41%) Electronics
7 1 (0.41%) German Language
7 1 (0.41%) International Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (27.69%) Network Engineer
2 52 (21.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 36 (14.88%) Senior Network Engineer
4 24 (9.92%) Support Engineer
5 18 (7.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 18 (7.44%) Cisco Engineer
6 17 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
6 17 (7.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 17 (7.02%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (7.02%) Windows Engineer
7 16 (6.61%) IT Engineer
8 15 (6.20%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 15 (6.20%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 14 (5.79%) Systems Engineer
10 13 (5.37%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 12 (4.96%) Analyst
11 12 (4.96%) Azure Engineer
12 11 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 11 (4.55%) Cloud Specialist
12 11 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.50%) LDAP
2 14 (5.79%) 802.1X
3 4 (1.65%) YAML
4 3 (1.24%) Web Services
4 3 (1.24%) WSH
5 1 (0.41%) FFmpeg
5 1 (0.41%) JSON
5 1 (0.41%) Kafka
5 1 (0.41%) POSIX
5 1 (0.41%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.41%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 51 (21.07%) Data Centre
2 21 (8.68%) Clustering
3 15 (6.20%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.55%) Reinsurance
5 7 (2.89%) Fat Client
5 7 (2.89%) Thin Client
6 6 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.07%) Replication
8 4 (1.65%) EFT
8 4 (1.65%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.65%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.24%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (1.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.24%) iPhone
9 3 (1.24%) RSA SecurID
10 2 (0.83%) Fibre Optics
10 2 (0.83%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.83%) User Experience
10 2 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 165 (68.18%) Windows
2 131 (54.13%) Windows Server
3 70 (28.93%) Linux
4 55 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 49 (20.25%) Windows 10
6 46 (19.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (17.36%) Windows Server 2016
8 32 (13.22%) Windows 7
9 30 (12.40%) Mac OS X
10 23 (9.50%) CentOS
11 16 (6.61%) Windows 8
12 12 (4.96%) Unix
13 11 (4.55%) Windows Server 2019
14 5 (2.07%) Data ONTAP
14 5 (2.07%) Debian
15 4 (1.65%) Ubuntu
15 4 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (1.24%) Android
16 3 (1.24%) Apple iOS
16 3 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (26.45%) ITIL
2 61 (25.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 34 (14.05%) Network Monitoring
4 28 (11.57%) Information Security
4 28 (11.57%) Project Delivery
5 25 (10.33%) Identity Management
6 23 (9.50%) B2B
6 23 (9.50%) Security Monitoring
7 22 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
8 20 (8.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (7.85%) DevOps
9 19 (7.85%) Kalman Filter
9 19 (7.85%) Migration
9 19 (7.85%) Patch Management
9 19 (7.85%) Problem-Solving
9 19 (7.85%) Server Management
10 18 (7.44%) Load Balancing
11 16 (6.61%) ITIL V3
12 14 (5.79%) Internal Audit
12 14 (5.79%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (32.23%) PowerShell
2 42 (17.36%) Python
3 16 (6.61%) SQL
4 12 (4.96%) VBScript
5 7 (2.89%) Bash Shell
5 7 (2.89%) VBA
6 6 (2.48%) Ruby
7 5 (2.07%) Perl
8 4 (1.65%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.65%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.24%) Java
10 1 (0.41%) C
10 1 (0.41%) C++
10 1 (0.41%) Go
Qualifications
1 54 (22.31%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (10.74%) CCNA
3 25 (10.33%) CCNP
4 24 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (9.50%) MCSE
6 16 (6.61%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (2.89%) Degree
8 7 (2.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (2.89%) MCSA
8 7 (2.89%) MCT
9 6 (2.48%) MCP
10 5 (2.07%) MCITP
11 4 (1.65%) CCDA
11 4 (1.65%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.24%) CCDE
12 3 (1.24%) CCIE
12 3 (1.24%) CISM
12 3 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (1.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.44%) SLA
2 4 (1.65%) GDPR
3 3 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.24%) NIST
System Software
1 164 (67.77%) Active Directory
2 74 (30.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (27.69%) Hyper-V
4 49 (20.25%) vSphere
5 22 (9.09%) XenApp
6 18 (7.44%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (6.61%) XenDesktop
8 9 (3.72%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 7 (2.89%) DFS Replication
10 6 (2.48%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (2.07%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.83%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.83%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.41%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
13 1 (0.41%) Docker
13 1 (0.41%) NFS
Systems Management
1 35 (14.46%) Puppet
2 34 (14.05%) Ansible
3 28 (11.57%) SCCM
4 26 (10.74%) Nagios
5 23 (9.50%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (8.68%) Backup Exec
7 20 (8.26%) WSUS
8 11 (4.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 9 (3.72%) Microsoft Intune
10 7 (2.89%) Microsoft Clustering
11 6 (2.48%) SCOM
11 6 (2.48%) Single Sign-On
11 6 (2.48%) Terraform
12 5 (2.07%) Kubernetes
13 4 (1.65%) SCVMM
14 3 (1.24%) FortiGate
15 2 (0.83%) DatAdvantage
15 2 (0.83%) XenMobile
16 1 (0.41%) AirWatch
16 1 (0.41%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 169 (69.83%) Microsoft
2 122 (50.41%) Cisco
3 120 (49.59%) VMware
4 53 (21.90%) Citrix
5 47 (19.42%) HP
5 47 (19.42%) Palo Alto
6 35 (14.46%) CheckPoint
7 30 (12.40%) Meraki
8 29 (11.98%) Avaya
9 28 (11.57%) Infoblox
10 27 (11.16%) NetApp
11 23 (9.50%) Riverbed
12 22 (9.09%) F5
13 20 (8.26%) SolarWinds
13 20 (8.26%) Veeam
14 18 (7.44%) Sophos
15 17 (7.02%) Dell
16 14 (5.79%) ForeScout
16 14 (5.79%) Red Hat
17 12 (4.96%) Asigra