Period
to 24 April 2019

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 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > North West
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 240 194
Rank change year-on-year +101 -46 -20
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 230 139 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.25% 1.08% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.08% 8.52% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 198 127 149
North West median annual salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.41% +4.62% +8.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,388 £53,000 £51,900
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,123
% change year-on-year - +4.92% +1.66%

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 1,904 1,632 1,813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 18.65% 12.63% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,270 1,285 1,423
North West median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,225 £22,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

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 24 April 2019.

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 24 April 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
Manchester +56 127 £35,000 -6.67% 9
Cheshire +84 79 £30,000 - 10
Lancashire +7 11 £31,500 -10.00%
Merseyside +7 7 £24,500 -14.04%
Cumbria +5 6 - -
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 West region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 225 (97.83%) DNS
2 194 (84.35%) Windows
3 173 (75.22%) Active Directory
4 137 (59.57%) Microsoft
5 112 (48.70%) VMware
6 110 (47.83%) Office 365
7 106 (46.09%) Windows Server
8 85 (36.96%) TCP/IP
9 83 (36.09%) Cisco
9 83 (36.09%) MS Exchange
10 76 (33.04%) ITIL
11 70 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
12 60 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
13 57 (24.78%) LAN
14 53 (23.04%) WAN
14 53 (23.04%) Windows 7
15 52 (22.61%) Hyper-V
15 52 (22.61%) PowerShell
16 51 (22.17%) Windows 10
17 48 (20.87%) Microsoft Azure
17 48 (20.87%) Firewall
18 46 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
18 46 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
19 45 (19.57%) VPN
20 42 (18.26%) Microsoft Certification
21 40 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
22 39 (16.96%) Problem-Solving
23 38 (16.52%) Exchange Server 2010
23 38 (16.52%) Wireless
24 37 (16.09%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 83 (36.09%) MS Exchange
2 38 (16.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (7.83%) SharePoint
4 15 (6.52%) Skype for Business
5 8 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (3.04%) IBM Notes
6 7 (3.04%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (2.17%) IIS
8 4 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.30%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.43%) Drupal
Applications
1 46 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 110 (47.83%) Office 365
2 48 (20.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.30%) IaaS
6 3 (1.30%) SaaS
7 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.87%) PaaS
8 1 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.43%) G Suite
8 1 (0.43%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.43%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 225 (97.83%) DNS
2 85 (36.96%) TCP/IP
3 57 (24.78%) LAN
4 53 (23.04%) WAN
5 48 (20.87%) Firewall
6 45 (19.57%) VPN
7 38 (16.52%) Wireless
8 33 (14.35%) VoIP
9 30 (13.04%) SAN
10 26 (11.30%) Wi-Fi
11 19 (8.26%) Network Security
12 12 (5.22%) Skype
12 12 (5.22%) VLAN
13 11 (4.78%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (4.78%) NAS
14 9 (3.91%) Internet
14 9 (3.91%) Wireshark
15 8 (3.48%) Kerberos
16 7 (3.04%) SNMP
17 6 (2.61%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.30%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.30%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (1.74%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (0.87%) MSI
3 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.43%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (8.26%) Finance
2 10 (4.35%) Law
2 10 (4.35%) Retail
3 8 (3.48%) Legal
4 7 (3.04%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.30%) Advertising
6 3 (1.30%) Banking
7 2 (0.87%) Marketing
7 2 (0.87%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (18.26%) Support Engineer
2 41 (17.83%) IT Support
3 40 (17.39%) Analyst
3 40 (17.39%) IT Engineer
4 38 (16.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 29 (12.61%) 2nd Line Support
5 29 (12.61%) Network Engineer
6 27 (11.74%) IT Support Engineer
6 27 (11.74%) Support Analyst
7 19 (8.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 17 (7.39%) 3rd Line Support
8 17 (7.39%) ICT Engineer
9 14 (6.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 13 (5.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 12 (5.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 12 (5.22%) Active Directory Engineer
11 12 (5.22%) IT Technician
12 11 (4.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (4.78%) Senior Network Engineer
12 11 (4.78%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.78%) Software Packaging
2 8 (3.48%) Web Services
3 5 (2.17%) 802.1X
4 3 (1.30%) LDAP
4 3 (1.30%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.43%) .NET
5 1 (0.43%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.57%) Self-Motivation
2 21 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (7.83%) Driving Licence
4 14 (6.09%) Smartphone
5 9 (3.91%) iPad
6 8 (3.48%) Replication
7 6 (2.61%) EPoS
7 6 (2.61%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (2.17%) Blackberry
8 5 (2.17%) Fat Client
8 5 (2.17%) PKI
8 5 (2.17%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.74%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.30%) iPhone
11 2 (0.87%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.43%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.43%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 194 (84.35%) Windows
2 106 (46.09%) Windows Server
3 60 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 53 (23.04%) Windows 7
5 51 (22.17%) Windows 10
6 46 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (12.17%) Linux
8 17 (7.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (6.96%) Windows 8
10 14 (6.09%) Apple iOS
10 14 (6.09%) Mac OS X
11 9 (3.91%) Android
12 6 (2.61%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.74%) SUSE
14 2 (0.87%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.43%) CentOS
15 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.43%) Unix
15 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (33.04%) ITIL
2 39 (16.96%) Problem-Solving
3 37 (16.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 24 (10.43%) Mentoring
4 24 (10.43%) Problem Management
5 21 (9.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (7.83%) Change Control
7 17 (7.39%) Service Delivery
8 16 (6.96%) Patch Management
8 16 (6.96%) Service Management
9 15 (6.52%) Kalman Filter
10 14 (6.09%) ITIL V3
11 12 (5.22%) DevOps
12 11 (4.78%) Collaborative Working
12 11 (4.78%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (4.35%) Email Filtering
13 10 (4.35%) Identity Management
14 9 (3.91%) Change Management
14 9 (3.91%) ITSM
14 9 (3.91%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (22.61%) PowerShell
2 16 (6.96%) SQL
3 11 (4.78%) Python
4 2 (0.87%) VBScript
5 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 42 (18.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (11.30%) CCNA
3 26 (11.30%) MCP
3 26 (11.30%) MCSE
4 25 (10.87%) CCNP
5 23 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 22 (9.57%) MCSA
7 15 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (5.65%) Degree
9 11 (4.78%) MCITP
10 7 (3.04%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 7 (3.04%) SSCP
11 6 (2.61%) DBS Check
11 6 (2.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (2.61%) SC Cleared
11 6 (2.61%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.30%) CCIE
13 2 (0.87%) CCIE Routing and Switching
13 2 (0.87%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (12.61%) SLA
2 25 (10.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (4.35%) Cyber Essentials
4 8 (3.48%) GDPR
4 8 (3.48%) PCI DSS
5 6 (2.61%) ISO 9001
6 5 (2.17%) ISO 22301
7 4 (1.74%) COBIT
8 2 (0.87%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 173 (75.22%) Active Directory
2 70 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (22.61%) Hyper-V
4 22 (9.57%) vSphere
5 15 (6.52%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (5.22%) Terminal Services
7 9 (3.91%) Terminal Server
7 9 (3.91%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (2.61%) XenApp
9 4 (1.74%) Docker
9 4 (1.74%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.87%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.43%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (9.57%) WSUS
2 19 (8.26%) SCCM
3 8 (3.48%) Backup Exec
4 7 (3.04%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (3.04%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (1.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (1.74%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.74%) SCOM
6 3 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (1.30%) Cisco UCCE
6 3 (1.30%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (1.30%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (1.30%) Nagios
7 2 (0.87%) ArcSight ESM
7 2 (0.87%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.87%) Graylog
7 2 (0.87%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.87%) QRadar
7 2 (0.87%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 137 (59.57%) Microsoft
2 112 (48.70%) VMware
3 83 (36.09%) Cisco
4 30 (13.04%) Citrix
5 24 (10.43%) Apple
6 20 (8.70%) Meraki
7 16 (6.96%) Veeam
8 10 (4.35%) HP
9 8 (3.48%) CyberArk
9 8 (3.48%) Mitel
10 7 (3.04%) Lotus
10 7 (3.04%) McAfee
10 7 (3.04%) Symantec
11 6 (2.61%) IBM
12 5 (2.17%) BT
12 5 (2.17%) Nimble Storage
12 5 (2.17%) Nimsoft
12 5 (2.17%) Red Hat
12 5 (2.17%) SAP
12 5 (2.17%) SonicWALL