Period
to 1 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 1 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
1 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 107 156 168
Rank change year-on-year +49 +12 +21
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 80 65 112
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.29% 1.25% 1.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 9.52% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 92 43 101
Median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +7.14% -17.65%
10th Percentile £30,125 £22,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,125 £59,250 £50,000
North West median annual salary £42,000 £29,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +44.83% -7.94% -16.00%

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 Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 400 683 1,233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.46% 13.11% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 329 556 1,046
Median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +15.38%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £68,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Manchester

DHCP
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DHCP in Manchester.

Salary trend for DHCP in Manchester

DHCP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing DHCP in Manchester over the 6 months to 1 March 2021.

Salary histogram for DHCP in Manchester

DHCP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 1 March 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
Salford - 4 £42,000 -
Stockport +25 2 £23,250 -45.61%
Bolton +5 1 £42,000 +13.51% 2
Bury - 1 £19,500 -
Rochdale - 1 £20,000 -
Wigan - 1 £30,000 -
DHCP
North West

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 80 (100.00%) DNS
2 65 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 59 (73.75%) Microsoft
3 59 (73.75%) Windows
4 48 (60.00%) Azure
5 46 (57.50%) Microsoft 365
6 40 (50.00%) VMware
7 31 (38.75%) SQL Server
8 28 (35.00%) Windows Server
9 27 (33.75%) SQL
10 22 (27.50%) MS Exchange
11 21 (26.25%) Firewall
12 19 (23.75%) Network Security
12 19 (23.75%) PowerShell
12 19 (23.75%) TCP/IP
12 19 (23.75%) Hyper-V
13 18 (22.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 18 (22.50%) Cisco
13 18 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (21.25%) Disaster Recovery
14 17 (21.25%) Citrix
14 17 (21.25%) AWS
15 16 (20.00%) VoIP
15 16 (20.00%) ITIL
16 13 (16.25%) Replication
16 13 (16.25%) WAN
17 12 (15.00%) Windows Server 2016
17 12 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
17 12 (15.00%) SharePoint
18 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2012

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 22 (27.50%) MS Exchange
2 12 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (8.75%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 48 (60.00%) Azure
2 46 (57.50%) Microsoft 365
3 17 (21.25%) AWS
4 8 (10.00%) OneDrive
5 7 (8.75%) Power Platform
5 7 (8.75%) PowerApps
5 7 (8.75%) Yammer
6 6 (7.50%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (7.50%) GCP
6 6 (7.50%) GitHub
6 6 (7.50%) IaaS
7 5 (6.25%) Mimecast
8 4 (5.00%) SaaS
9 2 (2.50%) PaaS
10 1 (1.25%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 80 (100.00%) DNS
2 21 (26.25%) Firewall
3 19 (23.75%) Network Security
3 19 (23.75%) TCP/IP
4 16 (20.00%) VoIP
5 13 (16.25%) WAN
6 11 (13.75%) Unified Communications
7 10 (12.50%) LAN
8 9 (11.25%) VPN
9 8 (10.00%) SAN
10 7 (8.75%) HTTP
11 6 (7.50%) FTP
11 6 (7.50%) IPsec
12 5 (6.25%) SNMP
13 4 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (5.00%) VLAN
14 3 (3.75%) IP Telephony
14 3 (3.75%) Skype
14 3 (3.75%) VSAN
14 3 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (38.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) GitLab
1 6 (7.50%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.25%) Fiddler
2 1 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (10.00%) Back Office
1 8 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.75%) Law
3 2 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (1.25%) Finance
4 1 (1.25%) Housing Association
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (16.25%) IT Engineer
3 11 (13.75%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (11.25%) Analyst
4 9 (11.25%) Network Engineer
4 9 (11.25%) Support Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Applications Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Associate Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Collaboration Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) IT Support
7 6 (7.50%) Site Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Administrator
8 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) SAML
2 1 (1.25%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Replication
2 8 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.50%) Clustering
5 1 (1.25%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 59 (73.75%) Windows
2 28 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (15.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (12.50%) Windows Server 2019
6 7 (8.75%) Windows 10
7 6 (7.50%) Unix
7 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (5.00%) Linux
9 3 (3.75%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.25%) Android
10 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 17 (21.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (20.00%) ITIL
4 9 (11.25%) Network Management
4 9 (11.25%) Service Delivery
5 8 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
5 8 (10.00%) Data Security
5 8 (10.00%) Email Filtering
5 8 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (10.00%) Migration
5 8 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (8.75%) Coaching
6 7 (8.75%) Test Automation
7 6 (7.50%) Change Management
7 6 (7.50%) High Availability
7 6 (7.50%) Problem Management
7 6 (7.50%) Project Management
7 6 (7.50%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 4 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 27 (33.75%) SQL
2 19 (23.75%) PowerShell
3 6 (7.50%) Bash Shell
3 6 (7.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 8 (10.00%) CCNA
2 8 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (10.00%) MCP
2 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 8 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (10.00%) SSCP
3 1 (1.25%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) SLA
2 4 (5.00%) GDPR
3 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.50%) PMO
4 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 65 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 19 (23.75%) Hyper-V
3 18 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (8.75%) Docker
5 5 (6.25%) vSphere
6 4 (5.00%) VMware Server
7 2 (2.50%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 2 (2.50%) XenApp
8 1 (1.25%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (12.50%) WSUS
2 8 (10.00%) Kubernetes
3 6 (7.50%) Grafana
3 6 (7.50%) Prometheus
3 6 (7.50%) Terraform
4 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (3.75%) SCCM
5 3 (3.75%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.25%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.25%) Rancher
6 1 (1.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 59 (73.75%) Microsoft
2 40 (50.00%) VMware
3 18 (22.50%) Cisco
4 17 (21.25%) Citrix
5 8 (10.00%) Intel
6 7 (8.75%) Veeam
7 5 (6.25%) Dell
7 5 (6.25%) SolarWinds
8 4 (5.00%) NetApp
9 3 (3.75%) Avaya
9 3 (3.75%) EMC
10 2 (2.50%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.50%) Meraki
10 2 (2.50%) Wyse
11 1 (1.25%) Aderant
11 1 (1.25%) Draytek
11 1 (1.25%) ESET
11 1 (1.25%) Juniper
11 1 (1.25%) NETGEAR
11 1 (1.25%) Nimble Storage