Period
to 3 December 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > Midlands
6 months to
3 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 115 127 155
Rank change year-on-year +12 +28 +38
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 107 283 268
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.22% 2.51% 2.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.28% 13.30% 11.95%
Number of salaries quoted 103 231 229
Median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -12.16% +1.37%
10th Percentile £26,250 £20,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £52,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £40,725 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year +1.81% +3.23% -1.90%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 806 2,128 2,242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 16.75% 18.88% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 644 1,554 1,642
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £23,140
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in the Midlands

DHCP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for DHCP in the Midlands

DHCP
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing DHCP in the Midlands over the 6 months to 3 December 2020.

Salary histogram for DHCP in the Midlands

DHCP
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 3 December 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
West Midlands -4 64 £37,500 +8.70% 24
East Midlands +36 43 £37,500 +25.00% 18
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Midlands region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 99 (92.52%) DNS
2 84 (78.50%) Windows
3 82 (76.64%) Active Directory
4 71 (66.36%) Microsoft
5 66 (61.68%) TCP/IP
6 61 (57.01%) VMware
7 47 (43.93%) WAN
8 45 (42.06%) Office 365
9 43 (40.19%) ITIL
10 41 (38.32%) LAN
11 40 (37.38%) SAN
11 40 (37.38%) Windows Server
12 39 (36.45%) Citrix
13 35 (32.71%) Cisco
14 34 (31.78%) Microsoft Certification
15 32 (29.91%) Windows Server 2008
16 30 (28.04%) Windows Server 2012
17 29 (27.10%) Data Centre
17 29 (27.10%) Firewall
17 29 (27.10%) MCSA
17 29 (27.10%) Azure
18 23 (21.50%) iSCSI
18 23 (21.50%) VLAN
18 23 (21.50%) Server+ Certification
19 22 (20.56%) Windows 10
19 22 (20.56%) Self-Motivation
19 22 (20.56%) Change Management
19 22 (20.56%) Fibre Channel
20 21 (19.63%) VMware Infrastructure
21 19 (17.76%) VoIP

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 7 (6.54%) IIS
1 7 (6.54%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.87%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.93%) Apache
4 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (10.28%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 45 (42.06%) Office 365
2 29 (27.10%) Azure
3 7 (6.54%) AWS
4 2 (1.87%) IaaS
5 1 (0.93%) Cloudflare
5 1 (0.93%) OpenDNS
5 1 (0.93%) PaaS
5 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (92.52%) DNS
2 66 (61.68%) TCP/IP
3 47 (43.93%) WAN
4 41 (38.32%) LAN
5 40 (37.38%) SAN
6 29 (27.10%) Firewall
7 23 (21.50%) iSCSI
7 23 (21.50%) VLAN
8 22 (20.56%) Fibre Channel
9 19 (17.76%) VoIP
10 13 (12.15%) VPN
11 9 (8.41%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (7.48%) NetScaler
13 5 (4.67%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (4.67%) Remote Desktop
13 5 (4.67%) SSH
13 5 (4.67%) Wireless
14 3 (2.80%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (2.80%) IP Telephony
15 2 (1.87%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.80%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.93%) Tableau
General
1 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.80%) Aerospace
2 3 (2.80%) Finance
3 1 (0.93%) Back Office
3 1 (0.93%) Housing Association
3 1 (0.93%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 30 (28.04%) Analyst
2 23 (21.50%) IT Engineer
3 16 (14.95%) IT Analyst
4 13 (12.15%) Network Engineer
5 11 (10.28%) Team Leader
6 10 (9.35%) Support Engineer
6 10 (9.35%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (8.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 9 (8.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (5.61%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 6 (5.61%) IT Support
9 5 (4.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Network Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (3.74%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (2.80%) Help Desk Analyst
11 3 (2.80%) Service Analyst
11 3 (2.80%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.87%) LDAP
2 1 (0.93%) COM
2 1 (0.93%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.10%) Data Centre
2 22 (20.56%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (6.54%) Client/Server
4 6 (5.61%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (5.61%) Replication
5 5 (4.67%) Driving Licence
6 4 (3.74%) Clustering
6 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.87%) PKI
7 2 (1.87%) User Experience
8 1 (0.93%) CCTV
8 1 (0.93%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 1 (0.93%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.93%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 84 (78.50%) Windows
2 40 (37.38%) Windows Server
3 32 (29.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (28.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (20.56%) Windows 10
6 11 (10.28%) Windows Server 2016
6 11 (10.28%) Windows Server 2019
7 8 (7.48%) Linux
8 7 (6.54%) Windows 7
9 5 (4.67%) Data ONTAP
10 4 (3.74%) Unix
11 2 (1.87%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.93%) Android
12 1 (0.93%) CentOS
12 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.93%) VMS
12 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (40.19%) ITIL
2 22 (20.56%) Change Management
3 17 (15.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 16 (14.95%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (9.35%) Problem Management
6 8 (7.48%) Information Security
7 7 (6.54%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 7 (6.54%) Server Management
8 6 (5.61%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (5.61%) Project Management
9 5 (4.67%) Incident Management
9 5 (4.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 5 (4.67%) Patch Management
9 5 (4.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 3 (2.80%) Change Control
10 3 (2.80%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (2.80%) Mentoring
10 3 (2.80%) Security Patching
10 3 (2.80%) Server Building
10 3 (2.80%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.02%) PowerShell
2 14 (13.08%) SQL
3 5 (4.67%) Java
3 5 (4.67%) Perl
4 3 (2.80%) C
4 3 (2.80%) C++
4 3 (2.80%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (31.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (27.10%) MCSA
3 23 (21.50%) Server+ Certification
4 17 (15.89%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (14.95%) CCNA
6 13 (12.15%) MCSE
7 9 (8.41%) CCSA
7 9 (8.41%) MCP
8 8 (7.48%) Check Point Certification
9 6 (5.61%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (3.74%) CCNP
10 4 (3.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (2.80%) Degree
12 2 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.93%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.93%) CREST Certified
13 1 (0.93%) GCIA
13 1 (0.93%) GCIH
13 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.74%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.93%) GDPR
3 1 (0.93%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.93%) NIST
System Software
1 82 (76.64%) Active Directory
2 21 (19.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (11.21%) Hyper-V
4 8 (7.48%) vSphere
5 7 (6.54%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.80%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.87%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.87%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.87%) XenApp
7 2 (1.87%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.93%) Docker
8 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.93%) NFS
8 1 (0.93%) vCloud
8 1 (0.93%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (7.48%) vCenter Server
2 6 (5.61%) SCCM
3 5 (4.67%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.80%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (2.80%) WSUS
5 2 (1.87%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.87%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.93%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.93%) Nagios
6 1 (0.93%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.93%) OPNET
6 1 (0.93%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.93%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 71 (66.36%) Microsoft
2 61 (57.01%) VMware
3 39 (36.45%) Citrix
4 35 (32.71%) Cisco
5 13 (12.15%) NetApp
6 11 (10.28%) HP
6 11 (10.28%) Veeam
7 10 (9.35%) Mitel
8 9 (8.41%) CheckPoint
9 6 (5.61%) Dell
9 6 (5.61%) SolarWinds
10 5 (4.67%) Fortinet
10 5 (4.67%) Juniper
10 5 (4.67%) Siemens
11 3 (2.80%) Avaya
11 3 (2.80%) IBM
11 3 (2.80%) McAfee
11 3 (2.80%) Meraki
12 2 (1.87%) Palo Alto
12 2 (1.87%) ServiceNow