Period
to 11 May 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 11 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
11 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 127 168 134
Rank change year-on-year +41 -34 +78
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 66 41 140
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.73% 0.95% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.90% 6.86% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 64 23 124
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,240 £22,575
25th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £25,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £49,776 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.59% +42.22% -6.67%
75th Percentile £47,500 £60,625 £44,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,000 £32,500 £32,750
% change year-on-year +29.23% -0.76% -3.68%

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 415 598 1,153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 10.90% 13.86% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 320 470 828
10th Percentile £29,875 £26,000 £22,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.16% +8.89% +12.50%
75th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,812 £67,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 11 May 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 11 May 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
Bolton +4 6 £35,500 +29.09%
Altrincham - 4 £40,000 - 1
Salford - 3 £42,000 -
Bury - 1 £35,000 -
DHCP
North West

For the 6 months to 11 May 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 66 (100.00%) DNS
2 56 (84.85%) Active Directory
3 44 (66.67%) Windows
4 39 (59.09%) Microsoft
4 39 (59.09%) Microsoft 365
5 37 (56.06%) Azure
6 28 (42.42%) Windows Server
7 23 (34.85%) VMware
8 22 (33.33%) SQL
8 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 17 (25.76%) AWS
9 17 (25.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 16 (24.24%) Firewall
11 15 (22.73%) PowerShell
11 15 (22.73%) Hyper-V
11 15 (22.73%) MS Exchange
11 15 (22.73%) TCP/IP
11 15 (22.73%) Social Skills
12 14 (21.21%) Network Security
13 12 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (18.18%) ITIL
14 11 (16.67%) Citrix
15 10 (15.15%) Replication
15 10 (15.15%) Amazon RDS
16 9 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
16 9 (13.64%) WAN
17 8 (12.12%) FTP
17 8 (12.12%) Cisco
17 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
17 8 (12.12%) 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 15 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.55%) IIS
3 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.52%) Apache
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.52%) JBoss
4 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 39 (59.09%) Microsoft 365
2 37 (56.06%) Azure
3 17 (25.76%) AWS
4 7 (10.61%) OneDrive
4 7 (10.61%) Power Platform
4 7 (10.61%) PowerApps
4 7 (10.61%) Yammer
5 6 (9.09%) GCP
5 6 (9.09%) GitHub
6 4 (6.06%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (4.55%) IaaS
7 3 (4.55%) SaaS
8 2 (3.03%) Mimecast
9 1 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (100.00%) DNS
2 16 (24.24%) Firewall
3 15 (22.73%) TCP/IP
4 14 (21.21%) Network Security
5 9 (13.64%) WAN
6 8 (12.12%) FTP
7 7 (10.61%) HTTP
7 7 (10.61%) LAN
8 6 (9.09%) IPsec
8 6 (9.09%) VPN
9 5 (7.58%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (7.58%) VLAN
10 4 (6.06%) VoIP
10 4 (6.06%) Wireless
10 4 (6.06%) WLAN
11 3 (4.55%) Kerberos
11 3 (4.55%) SAN
11 3 (4.55%) SSL
12 2 (3.03%) SSH
12 2 (3.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.15%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.52%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) GitLab
1 6 (9.09%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (22.73%) Social Skills
2 7 (10.61%) Back Office
2 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.06%) Presentation Skills
4 3 (4.55%) Retail
5 2 (3.03%) Law
6 1 (1.52%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) 3rd Line Support
2 16 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (22.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 15 (22.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 15 (22.73%) Support Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) Exchange Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) Exchange Support
4 10 (15.15%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Citrix Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Citrix Support
5 8 (12.12%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Administrator
6 7 (10.61%) Applications Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Associate Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Collaboration Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (9.09%) Site Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) LDAP
2 1 (1.52%) JSON
2 1 (1.52%) LAMP
2 1 (1.52%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Replication
2 7 (10.61%) Client/Server
3 6 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.55%) PKI
5 2 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (3.03%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.52%) Clustering
6 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 44 (66.67%) Windows
2 28 (42.42%) Windows Server
3 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (9.09%) Unix
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2019
5 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (6.06%) Linux
7 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.52%) Android
8 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (18.18%) ITIL
3 9 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (12.12%) Network Management
5 7 (10.61%) Coaching
5 7 (10.61%) Collaborative Working
5 7 (10.61%) Data Security
5 7 (10.61%) Email Filtering
5 7 (10.61%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (10.61%) Test Automation
6 6 (9.09%) Change Management
6 6 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 6 (9.09%) SIEM
6 6 (9.09%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 5 (7.58%) Patch Management
8 4 (6.06%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (6.06%) Time Management
9 3 (4.55%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 22 (33.33%) SQL
2 15 (22.73%) PowerShell
3 7 (10.61%) Bash Shell
4 6 (9.09%) Python
5 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) BPSS Clearance
1 7 (10.61%) SC Cleared
1 7 (10.61%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) CCNA
2 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.52%) MCP
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (1.52%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.52%) PMO
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (84.85%) Active Directory
2 15 (22.73%) Hyper-V
3 12 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (9.09%) Docker
5 4 (6.06%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) WSUS
2 6 (9.09%) Grafana
2 6 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 6 (9.09%) Nessus
2 6 (9.09%) Prometheus
2 6 (9.09%) Terraform
3 5 (7.58%) SCCM
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 39 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 23 (34.85%) VMware
3 11 (16.67%) Citrix
4 8 (12.12%) Cisco
5 7 (10.61%) Intel
6 4 (6.06%) Dell
7 3 (4.55%) Meraki
8 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.03%) HP
8 2 (3.03%) Qualys
8 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.52%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.52%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (1.52%) Veeam
9 1 (1.52%) Wyse