Period
to 2 June 2020

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 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > North of England
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 161 155 210
Rank change year-on-year -6 +55 -14
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 196 434 335
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 1.68% 2.29% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.06% 11.43% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 156 383 300
Median annual salary £38,089 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.80% +2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £19,500 £22,050 £21,175
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,500 £47,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 1,625 3,796 3,126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 13.97% 20.06% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,287 2,532 2,546
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £21,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing DHCP as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing DHCP in the North of England over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

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 2 June 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
North West -31 94 £33,500 -4.29% 14
Yorkshire +39 82 £40,000 +11.11% 14
North East +17 20 £35,000 -34.42% 4
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 North of England region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 175 (89.29%) DNS
2 150 (76.53%) Active Directory
3 145 (73.98%) Windows
4 126 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 94 (47.96%) Windows Server
6 88 (44.90%) VMware
7 80 (40.82%) Azure
8 74 (37.76%) Office 365
9 71 (36.22%) Firewall
10 57 (29.08%) TCP/IP
10 57 (29.08%) VMware Infrastructure
11 56 (28.57%) MS Exchange
12 49 (25.00%) Cisco
13 47 (23.98%) SQL Server
14 45 (22.96%) Hyper-V
15 44 (22.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 42 (21.43%) VPN
17 39 (19.90%) Microsoft Office
17 39 (19.90%) WAN
17 39 (19.90%) Windows 10
18 35 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
18 35 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
19 34 (17.35%) ITIL
20 33 (16.84%) SCCM
20 33 (16.84%) Windows Server 2012
21 31 (15.82%) SLA
21 31 (15.82%) Citrix
22 29 (14.80%) LAN
22 29 (14.80%) PowerShell
22 29 (14.80%) DevOps

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 56 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 23 (11.73%) SharePoint
3 17 (8.67%) IIS
3 17 (8.67%) Skype for Business
4 16 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 39 (19.90%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (3.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (3.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.06%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 80 (40.82%) Azure
2 74 (37.76%) Office 365
3 27 (13.78%) AWS
4 16 (8.16%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (4.08%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 5 (2.55%) GCP
7 3 (1.53%) Amazon Cognito
7 3 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.53%) Amazon ECS
7 3 (1.53%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (1.53%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.53%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.53%) AWS CodeCommit
7 3 (1.53%) AWS CodeDeploy
7 3 (1.53%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.53%) Route 53
7 3 (1.53%) Serverless
7 3 (1.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (1.02%) IaaS
9 1 (0.51%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 175 (89.29%) DNS
2 71 (36.22%) Firewall
3 57 (29.08%) TCP/IP
4 42 (21.43%) VPN
5 39 (19.90%) WAN
6 29 (14.80%) LAN
7 23 (11.73%) VoIP
8 20 (10.20%) NetScaler
8 20 (10.20%) VLAN
9 18 (9.18%) BGP
10 15 (7.65%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (7.65%) Internet
10 15 (7.65%) Wireless
11 14 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
12 13 (6.63%) Junos
12 13 (6.63%) OSPF
13 12 (6.12%) MPLS
13 12 (6.12%) SAN
13 12 (6.12%) SSL
14 11 (5.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (23.98%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.16%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (2.55%) MongoDB
3 5 (2.55%) MySQL
4 4 (2.04%) MS Access
5 3 (1.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (1.53%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.53%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.53%) JIRA
1 3 (1.53%) Maven
1 3 (1.53%) MSI
1 3 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (1.53%) SonarQube
General
1 17 (8.67%) Finance
2 15 (7.65%) Manufacturing
3 11 (5.61%) Law
4 8 (4.08%) Legal
5 7 (3.57%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.02%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.51%) Automotive
7 1 (0.51%) Billing
7 1 (0.51%) Games
7 1 (0.51%) Military
Job Titles
1 38 (19.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (13.78%) IT Support
3 23 (11.73%) IT Technician
4 22 (11.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 21 (10.71%) IT Support Technician
5 21 (10.71%) Support Technician
5 21 (10.71%) Technical Engineer
6 17 (8.67%) 3rd Line Support
7 16 (8.16%) Analyst
7 16 (8.16%) Support Engineer
8 13 (6.63%) IT Engineer
9 12 (6.12%) Architect
9 12 (6.12%) Network Engineer
9 12 (6.12%) Operations Engineer
9 12 (6.12%) Technical Operations Engineer
10 10 (5.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 9 (4.59%) Administrator
12 8 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
12 8 (4.08%) Cisco Engineer
12 8 (4.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.53%) 802.1X
1 3 (1.53%) Node.js
2 1 (0.51%) COM
2 1 (0.51%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (9.18%) Management Information System
3 13 (6.63%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.08%) PKI
5 7 (3.57%) STB
6 6 (3.06%) Driving Licence
6 6 (3.06%) e-Learning
7 5 (2.55%) Fat Client
7 5 (2.55%) Thin Client
7 5 (2.55%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 4 (2.04%) Blackberry
8 4 (2.04%) Social Media
9 3 (1.53%) Clustering
9 3 (1.53%) Replication
10 2 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.51%) FMCG
11 1 (0.51%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 145 (73.98%) Windows
2 94 (47.96%) Windows Server
3 39 (19.90%) Windows 10
4 35 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (16.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (13.27%) Linux
7 22 (11.22%) Windows 7
8 19 (9.69%) Windows Server 2016
9 16 (8.16%) Windows 8
10 9 (4.59%) Unix
11 7 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
11 7 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (3.06%) Android
12 6 (3.06%) Apple iOS
13 5 (2.55%) Windows Server 2019
14 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.51%) SUSE
14 1 (0.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (22.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 35 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
3 34 (17.35%) ITIL
4 29 (14.80%) DevOps
5 27 (13.78%) Kalman Filter
6 23 (11.73%) Mentoring
7 19 (9.69%) Proactive Monitoring
8 17 (8.67%) Vulnerability Management
9 16 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (6.63%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (6.63%) Migration
10 13 (6.63%) Service Management
11 12 (6.12%) Configuration Management
11 12 (6.12%) Proactive Maintenance
11 12 (6.12%) Project Delivery
11 12 (6.12%) Tech Ops
12 11 (5.61%) Test Automation
13 10 (5.10%) IT Strategy
13 10 (5.10%) SIEM
13 10 (5.10%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (14.80%) PowerShell
2 17 (8.67%) SQL
3 8 (4.08%) Python
4 7 (3.57%) C
4 7 (3.57%) C++
4 7 (3.57%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
1 24 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (9.69%) Security Cleared
3 15 (7.65%) CCNA
4 11 (5.61%) MCSE
5 8 (4.08%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.57%) MCP
6 7 (3.57%) MCSA
7 6 (3.06%) Degree
7 6 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.55%) CCA
8 5 (2.55%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (2.04%) CCNP
9 4 (2.04%) CISM
9 4 (2.04%) CISSP
10 3 (1.53%) MCSD
11 2 (1.02%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.51%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.51%) HND
12 1 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (15.82%) SLA
2 4 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.04%) NIST
System Software
1 150 (76.53%) Active Directory
2 57 (29.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (22.96%) Hyper-V
4 20 (10.20%) XenDesktop
5 17 (8.67%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (8.67%) vSphere
6 16 (8.16%) XenApp
7 12 (6.12%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 5 (2.55%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (2.55%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.53%) Docker
10 3 (1.53%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.51%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.51%) NFS
11 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.51%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 33 (16.84%) SCCM
2 15 (7.65%) WSUS
3 8 (4.08%) Puppet
3 8 (4.08%) Terraform
4 7 (3.57%) XenMobile
5 6 (3.06%) SolarWinds Orion
6 5 (2.55%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (2.55%) FortiGate
7 4 (2.04%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (1.53%) Ansible
8 3 (1.53%) Kubernetes
8 3 (1.53%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.53%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.02%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.51%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.51%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 126 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 88 (44.90%) VMware
3 49 (25.00%) Cisco
4 31 (15.82%) Citrix
5 18 (9.18%) Juniper
6 17 (8.67%) Barracuda Networks
6 17 (8.67%) Veeam
7 15 (7.65%) F5
7 15 (7.65%) SolarWinds
8 14 (7.14%) Google
8 14 (7.14%) HP
9 10 (5.10%) ServiceNow
10 9 (4.59%) Asigra
10 9 (4.59%) CheckPoint
11 8 (4.08%) Blue Coat
11 8 (4.08%) Imperva
11 8 (4.08%) Infoblox
11 8 (4.08%) Meraki
11 8 (4.08%) Zscaler
12 7 (3.57%) Palo Alto