Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 241 211 173
Rank change year-on-year -30 -38 -29
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 126 168 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.03% 1.32% 1.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.61% 8.88% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 106 150 158
North West median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £19,000 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% -

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 West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,656 1,892 1,712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.51% 14.85% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,319 1,479 1,420
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £21,450 £23,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £57,625
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in the North West

DHCP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for DHCP in the North West

DHCP
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in the North West over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for DHCP in the North West

DHCP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. 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
Manchester -13 75 £35,000 - 22
Cheshire -18 29 £30,000 -29.41% 2
Merseyside -2 10 £30,000 -3.23% 4
Lancashire -1 7 £35,000 - 3
Cumbria - 5 £35,000 - 2
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 125 (99.21%) DNS
2 109 (86.51%) Windows
3 107 (84.92%) Active Directory
4 77 (61.11%) VMware
5 75 (59.52%) Windows Server
6 71 (56.35%) Microsoft
7 57 (45.24%) TCP/IP
7 57 (45.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 56 (44.44%) Office 365
8 56 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 49 (38.89%) MS Exchange
10 48 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
11 46 (36.51%) Hyper-V
12 44 (34.92%) LAN
13 43 (34.13%) Firewall
14 42 (33.33%) WAN
15 41 (32.54%) Cisco
16 33 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2010
17 32 (25.40%) SAN
18 28 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
19 27 (21.43%) VPN
20 23 (18.25%) ITIL
21 22 (17.46%) MCSE
21 22 (17.46%) Windows 7
21 22 (17.46%) Network Security
22 21 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
22 21 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
23 20 (15.87%) vSphere
24 19 (15.08%) MPLS
24 19 (15.08%) Wireless

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 49 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 33 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 11 (8.73%) IIS
6 10 (7.94%) Skype for Business
7 8 (6.35%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.79%) Apache
10 1 (0.79%) Confluence
10 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (8.73%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 56 (44.44%) Office 365
2 21 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.97%) G Suite
5 4 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.79%) IaaS
7 1 (0.79%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 125 (99.21%) DNS
2 57 (45.24%) TCP/IP
3 44 (34.92%) LAN
4 43 (34.13%) Firewall
5 42 (33.33%) WAN
6 32 (25.40%) SAN
7 27 (21.43%) VPN
8 22 (17.46%) Network Security
9 19 (15.08%) MPLS
9 19 (15.08%) Wireless
10 16 (12.70%) VoIP
11 14 (11.11%) Ethernet
12 13 (10.32%) VLAN
13 12 (9.52%) SSL
14 11 (8.73%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (8.73%) IPsec
15 9 (7.14%) IP Telephony
15 9 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
16 8 (6.35%) BGP
16 8 (6.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.79%) RavenDB
2 1 (0.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.79%) JIRA
General
1 15 (11.90%) Retail
2 8 (6.35%) Retail Banking
3 7 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.97%) Finance
4 5 (3.97%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.38%) Banking
5 3 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (19.05%) Support Engineer
2 23 (18.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 19 (15.08%) 2nd Line Support
4 16 (12.70%) IT Support
5 15 (11.90%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 14 (11.11%) Analyst
7 13 (10.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (10.32%) IT Engineer
7 13 (10.32%) Server Engineer
7 13 (10.32%) Windows Engineer
8 12 (9.52%) Administrator
9 10 (7.94%) IT Support Engineer
10 9 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 7 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
11 7 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 7 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (5.56%) Help Desk Engineer
11 7 (5.56%) Network Administrator
12 6 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.73%) Web Services
2 7 (5.56%) 802.1X
3 6 (4.76%) .NET
4 5 (3.97%) LDAP
5 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.59%) CSS
5 2 (1.59%) HTML
6 1 (0.79%) COM
6 1 (0.79%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (6.35%) Driving Licence
3 6 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.76%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.97%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.97%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.97%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (3.17%) Clustering
5 4 (3.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (3.17%) PKI
5 4 (3.17%) Replication
5 4 (3.17%) Video\Live Streaming
6 3 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.59%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.79%) iPhone
8 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 109 (86.51%) Windows
2 75 (59.52%) Windows Server
3 57 (45.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 56 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (17.46%) Windows 7
6 12 (9.52%) Linux
7 10 (7.94%) Windows 10
8 9 (7.14%) Mac OS
9 8 (6.35%) Windows 8
10 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (3.97%) SUSE
11 5 (3.97%) Windows XP
12 4 (3.17%) CentOS
12 4 (3.17%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.59%) Solaris
14 1 (0.79%) Android
14 1 (0.79%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.25%) ITIL
2 18 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (11.90%) Mentoring
4 13 (10.32%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (8.73%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (7.94%) Service Management
7 8 (6.35%) Customer Engagement
7 8 (6.35%) Load Balancing
8 7 (5.56%) Business Continuity
8 7 (5.56%) Tech Ops
9 6 (4.76%) Coaching
9 6 (4.76%) DevOps
10 5 (3.97%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (3.97%) Commercial Awareness
10 5 (3.97%) ITIL V3
10 5 (3.97%) Service Delivery
11 4 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (3.17%) Incident Management
11 4 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (3.17%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.90%) SQL
2 14 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.38%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.59%) C#
4 2 (1.59%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.59%) PHP
4 2 (1.59%) VB
4 2 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (17.46%) MCSE
3 11 (8.73%) MCSA
4 8 (6.35%) MCP
5 6 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.76%) DBS Check
5 6 (4.76%) Degree
5 6 (4.76%) MCITP
5 6 (4.76%) MCTS
6 5 (3.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.17%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.17%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.38%) CCNA
8 3 (2.38%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.76%) SLA
2 3 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.59%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.59%) GDPR
4 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 107 (84.92%) Active Directory
2 48 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (36.51%) Hyper-V
4 20 (15.87%) vSphere
5 16 (12.70%) Terminal Services
6 12 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (6.35%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (3.17%) XenServer
9 3 (2.38%) XenApp
10 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.79%) NFS
10 1 (0.79%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.79%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.79%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (11.11%) SCCM
2 11 (8.73%) WSUS
3 7 (5.56%) SCOM
4 6 (4.76%) vCenter Server
5 5 (3.97%) Ansible
5 5 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.17%) MIMEsweeper
6 4 (3.17%) Puppet
7 3 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (2.38%) Salt
7 3 (2.38%) Terraform
8 2 (1.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.79%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.79%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.79%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 77 (61.11%) VMware
2 71 (56.35%) Microsoft
3 41 (32.54%) Cisco
4 18 (14.29%) HP
5 17 (13.49%) Citrix
6 15 (11.90%) Veeam
7 11 (8.73%) F5
8 8 (6.35%) Google
9 6 (4.76%) Dell
9 6 (4.76%) Red Hat
10 5 (3.97%) Blue Coat
10 5 (3.97%) Juniper
10 5 (3.97%) NetApp
10 5 (3.97%) Nimble Storage
11 4 (3.17%) EMC
11 4 (3.17%) Infoblox
11 4 (3.17%) Mitel
12 3 (2.38%) Apple
12 3 (2.38%) McAfee
12 3 (2.38%) Riverbed