Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > North of England
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 143 208 178
Rank change year-on-year +65 -30 +6
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 430 328 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 2.36% 1.53% 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.45% 9.69% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 342 291 392
North of England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -9.09%
10th Percentile £22,250 £19,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £51,250 £49,875
England median annual salary £39,535 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +4.04% -3.80% +1.94%

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 North of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 3,197 3,386 3,807
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 17.52% 15.78% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,295 2,777 3,132
North of England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,800 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.11% +5.56% -

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing DHCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in the North of England

DHCP
Salary Trend in the North of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DHCP in the North of England.

Salary trend for DHCP in the North of England

DHCP
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in the North of England over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for DHCP in the North of England

DHCP
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the North of England region over the 6 months to 17 October 2019. 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
North West +75 256 £37,500 +8.70% 73
Yorkshire +17 167 £37,500 - 38
North East +5 7 £59,233 +97.44% 8
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 North of England region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 423 (98.37%) DNS
2 351 (81.63%) Windows
3 348 (80.93%) Active Directory
4 285 (66.28%) Microsoft
5 235 (54.65%) VMware
6 224 (52.09%) Windows Server
7 207 (48.14%) Office 365
8 187 (43.49%) Firewall
9 156 (36.28%) VMware Infrastructure
10 155 (36.05%) Azure
11 154 (35.81%) Cisco
12 153 (35.58%) ITIL
12 153 (35.58%) Windows Server 2012
13 142 (33.02%) TCP/IP
14 138 (32.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 125 (29.07%) WAN
16 120 (27.91%) LAN
17 115 (26.74%) Windows Server 2008
18 114 (26.51%) MS Exchange
19 108 (25.12%) Microsoft Certification
20 101 (23.49%) Hyper-V
21 99 (23.02%) VPN
22 82 (19.07%) Problem-Solving
23 81 (18.84%) Wireless
24 79 (18.37%) SQL Server
25 76 (17.67%) Citrix
26 74 (17.21%) Cisco Certification
27 73 (16.98%) Windows 10
28 72 (16.74%) SAN
28 72 (16.74%) WSUS

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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
1 114 (26.51%) MS Exchange
2 58 (13.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (10.47%) IIS
4 35 (8.14%) SharePoint
5 31 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 28 (6.51%) Skype for Business
7 12 (2.79%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.40%) IBM Notes
9 5 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.93%) CMS
10 4 (0.93%) SAS
Applications
1 61 (14.19%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.63%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.23%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 207 (48.14%) Office 365
2 155 (36.05%) Azure
3 48 (11.16%) AWS
4 40 (9.30%) Azure Active Directory
5 18 (4.19%) SaaS
6 16 (3.72%) IaaS
7 10 (2.33%) Mimecast
8 9 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (1.86%) PaaS
10 5 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (1.16%) Amazon S3
10 5 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (1.16%) GitHub
10 5 (1.16%) Serverless
10 5 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.23%) Amazon ECS
11 1 (0.23%) GCP
11 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 423 (98.37%) DNS
2 187 (43.49%) Firewall
3 142 (33.02%) TCP/IP
4 125 (29.07%) WAN
5 120 (27.91%) LAN
6 99 (23.02%) VPN
7 81 (18.84%) Wireless
8 72 (16.74%) SAN
9 49 (11.40%) VoIP
10 46 (10.70%) MPLS
10 46 (10.70%) VLAN
11 39 (9.07%) Network Security
12 38 (8.84%) BGP
12 38 (8.84%) OSPF
13 34 (7.91%) Internet
14 29 (6.74%) Wi-Fi
15 27 (6.28%) Cisco ASA
16 25 (5.81%) IPsec
16 25 (5.81%) NAS
17 21 (4.88%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (1.16%) MS Access
5 5 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.47%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.23%) MySQL
8 1 (0.23%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (3.49%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (1.16%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.47%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.47%) JIRA
3 2 (0.47%) WinDbg
4 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.23%) Travis CI
General
1 34 (7.91%) Telecoms
2 24 (5.58%) Manufacturing
3 21 (4.88%) Finance
4 18 (4.19%) Retail
5 16 (3.72%) Public Sector
6 13 (3.02%) Legal
7 10 (2.33%) Law
8 4 (0.93%) Marketing
9 3 (0.70%) Automotive
9 3 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.47%) Publishing
11 1 (0.23%) French Language
11 1 (0.23%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 125 (29.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 63 (14.65%) Support Engineer
3 59 (13.72%) Network Engineer
4 46 (10.70%) IT Engineer
5 45 (10.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 45 (10.47%) IT Support
6 44 (10.23%) Analyst
7 34 (7.91%) 3rd Line Support
8 25 (5.81%) Active Directory Engineer
9 23 (5.35%) Network Support
10 22 (5.12%) DevOps Engineer
11 21 (4.88%) Support Analyst
12 20 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 19 (4.42%) IT Support Engineer
13 19 (4.42%) IT Technician
13 19 (4.42%) Support Technician
14 18 (4.19%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 18 (4.19%) Network Support Engineer
15 16 (3.72%) IT Support Technician
16 15 (3.49%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.58%) 802.1X
2 14 (3.26%) Web Services
3 4 (0.93%) LDAP
4 3 (0.70%) .NET
5 2 (0.47%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.23%) COM
6 1 (0.23%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.23%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 54 (12.56%) Data Centre
2 43 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (6.74%) Public Cloud
4 22 (5.12%) Self-Motivation
5 17 (3.95%) Driving Licence
6 12 (2.79%) CMDB
7 11 (2.56%) Clustering
8 10 (2.33%) Replication
9 8 (1.86%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.86%) Smartphone
10 7 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (1.63%) PKI
11 6 (1.40%) Fat Client
11 6 (1.40%) NHS
11 6 (1.40%) Thin Client
11 6 (1.40%) Wiki
12 5 (1.16%) FlexPod
12 5 (1.16%) VxBlock/Vblock
13 4 (0.93%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.93%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 351 (81.63%) Windows
2 224 (52.09%) Windows Server
3 153 (35.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 115 (26.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 73 (16.98%) Windows 10
6 53 (12.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 51 (11.86%) Windows 7
8 47 (10.93%) Windows 8
9 43 (10.00%) Linux
10 30 (6.98%) Unix
11 19 (4.42%) CatOS
12 6 (1.40%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.93%) Android
13 4 (0.93%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.70%) VMS
15 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.47%) SUSE
16 1 (0.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (35.58%) ITIL
2 138 (32.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 82 (19.07%) Problem-Solving
4 54 (12.56%) Change Management
4 54 (12.56%) DevOps
5 52 (12.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 40 (9.30%) Patch Management
7 36 (8.37%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (8.14%) ITIL V3
9 34 (7.91%) Project Delivery
10 31 (7.21%) Disaster Recovery
11 30 (6.98%) Project Management
12 29 (6.74%) Mentoring
13 28 (6.51%) Service Delivery
14 27 (6.28%) Server Management
15 25 (5.81%) Analytics
16 24 (5.58%) Technical Leadership
17 22 (5.12%) High Availability
17 22 (5.12%) SIEM
18 21 (4.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (15.35%) PowerShell
2 45 (10.47%) SQL
3 26 (6.05%) Python
4 6 (1.40%) Bash Shell
5 5 (1.16%) Ruby
6 4 (0.93%) VBScript
7 2 (0.47%) C
7 2 (0.47%) Java
8 1 (0.23%) C#
8 1 (0.23%) C++
8 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.23%) PHP
8 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 108 (25.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 74 (17.21%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (13.26%) CCNA
4 56 (13.02%) MCSE
5 55 (12.79%) CCNP
6 46 (10.70%) MCSA
7 20 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
8 17 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 15 (3.49%) Security Cleared
10 14 (3.26%) Degree
10 14 (3.26%) MCP
11 12 (2.79%) SC Cleared
12 11 (2.56%) DBS Check
13 8 (1.86%) Network+ Certification
14 7 (1.63%) CCDP
14 7 (1.63%) MCITP
15 5 (1.16%) HND
15 5 (1.16%) Microsoft Certified Architect
15 5 (1.16%) SSCP
15 5 (1.16%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.67%) SLA
2 21 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.33%) GDPR
4 4 (0.93%) ISO 22301
4 4 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (0.70%) QA
6 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.23%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.23%) BS7799
7 1 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.23%) NIST
System Software
1 348 (80.93%) Active Directory
2 156 (36.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 101 (23.49%) Hyper-V
4 64 (14.88%) vSphere
5 32 (7.44%) VMware ESXi
6 30 (6.98%) Virtual Machines
7 25 (5.81%) XenApp
8 21 (4.88%) Virtual Servers
9 15 (3.49%) Terminal Services
10 11 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
11 9 (2.09%) XenDesktop
12 7 (1.63%) VMware NSX
13 6 (1.40%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 4 (0.93%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.47%) Docker
15 2 (0.47%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.47%) ProxySG
15 2 (0.47%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 72 (16.74%) WSUS
2 64 (14.88%) SCCM
3 15 (3.49%) FortiGate
3 15 (3.49%) RANCID
4 13 (3.02%) McAfee ePO
5 11 (2.56%) vCenter Server
6 10 (2.33%) Backup Exec
6 10 (2.33%) Nessus
7 7 (1.63%) Microsoft Clustering
8 6 (1.40%) SCOM
8 6 (1.40%) Single Sign-On
8 6 (1.40%) Terraform
9 5 (1.16%) Ansible
9 5 (1.16%) Grafana
9 5 (1.16%) Kibana
9 5 (1.16%) Prometheus
10 4 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (0.47%) Kubernetes
11 2 (0.47%) vMotion
Vendors
1 285 (66.28%) Microsoft
2 235 (54.65%) VMware
3 154 (35.81%) Cisco
4 76 (17.67%) Citrix
5 60 (13.95%) HP
5 60 (13.95%) Veeam
6 41 (9.53%) Dell
7 27 (6.28%) Meraki
8 24 (5.58%) Juniper
9 21 (4.88%) Huawei
10 19 (4.42%) McAfee
10 19 (4.42%) Palo Alto
11 17 (3.95%) Fortinet
12 16 (3.72%) CheckPoint
13 15 (3.49%) Draytek
14 14 (3.26%) NetApp
14 14 (3.26%) Symantec
15 13 (3.02%) IBM
15 13 (3.02%) Mitel
15 13 (3.02%) Siemens