Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > North West
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 226 187 181
Rank change year-on-year -39 -6 -44
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 136 218 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.12% 1.65% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.50% 10.57% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 114 197 150
North West median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £18,500 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £48,375 £53,000 £52,875
England median annual salary £39,375 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +2.67% +2.74%

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 1,814 2,063 1,785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.92% 15.64% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,467 1,665 1,486
North West median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +1.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -23 86 £34,000 -9.33% 18
Cheshire -39 29 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Merseyside +20 15 £37,500 +20.97% 3
Lancashire +9 5 £35,000 +66.67% 2
Cumbria - 1 - -
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 128 (94.12%) DNS
2 114 (83.82%) Windows
2 114 (83.82%) Active Directory
3 93 (68.38%) Windows Server
4 83 (61.03%) VMware
5 79 (58.09%) Microsoft
6 61 (44.85%) TCP/IP
6 61 (44.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 57 (41.91%) VMware Infrastructure
8 56 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 54 (39.71%) Office 365
10 49 (36.03%) Hyper-V
11 48 (35.29%) MS Exchange
12 45 (33.09%) LAN
13 44 (32.35%) Cisco
14 41 (30.15%) WAN
14 41 (30.15%) Firewall
15 36 (26.47%) SAN
16 32 (23.53%) VPN
16 32 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
17 30 (22.06%) ITIL
18 28 (20.59%) Network Security
19 27 (19.85%) Exchange Server 2013
20 25 (18.38%) Wireless
21 24 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
21 24 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 23 (16.91%) SharePoint
22 23 (16.91%) Microsoft Azure
23 22 (16.18%) MPLS
24 21 (15.44%) vSphere

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 48 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 32 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (19.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (16.91%) SharePoint
5 14 (10.29%) IIS
6 8 (5.88%) Skype for Business
7 7 (5.15%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (2.21%) Apache
9 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.74%) Confluence
10 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (13.24%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.94%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 54 (39.71%) Office 365
2 23 (16.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.68%) IaaS
4 4 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.21%) G Suite
6 1 (0.74%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 128 (94.12%) DNS
2 61 (44.85%) TCP/IP
3 45 (33.09%) LAN
4 41 (30.15%) Firewall
4 41 (30.15%) WAN
5 36 (26.47%) SAN
6 32 (23.53%) VPN
7 28 (20.59%) Network Security
8 25 (18.38%) Wireless
9 22 (16.18%) MPLS
10 19 (13.97%) VoIP
11 17 (12.50%) Ethernet
12 16 (11.76%) SSL
13 13 (9.56%) BGP
13 13 (9.56%) EIGRP
13 13 (9.56%) IP Telephony
14 11 (8.09%) Cisco Nexus
15 9 (6.62%) 802.11
15 9 (6.62%) Remote Desktop
15 9 (6.62%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.74%) RavenDB
6 1 (0.74%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (1.47%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.74%) JIRA
General
1 15 (11.03%) Retail
2 12 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.62%) Finance
3 9 (6.62%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.88%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.47%) Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Back Office
6 1 (0.74%) Legal
6 1 (0.74%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (20.59%) Support Engineer
2 27 (19.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 21 (15.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (11.76%) IT Support
5 15 (11.03%) IT Engineer
6 13 (9.56%) 1st Line Support
6 13 (9.56%) Help Desk Engineer
7 12 (8.82%) 1st Line Engineer
7 12 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 12 (8.82%) Active Directory Engineer
7 12 (8.82%) Help Desk Support
7 12 (8.82%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 12 (8.82%) Server Engineer
8 11 (8.09%) IT Support Engineer
8 11 (8.09%) Network Engineer
9 10 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support
9 10 (7.35%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (7.35%) Desktop Support
9 10 (7.35%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.62%) 802.1X
2 8 (5.88%) Web Services
3 5 (3.68%) LDAP
4 2 (1.47%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (1.47%) REST
4 2 (1.47%) SOAP
5 1 (0.74%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.74%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.82%) Driving Licence
2 10 (7.35%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.41%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (4.41%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (4.41%) Video\Live Streaming
5 5 (3.68%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.47%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.47%) iPhone
6 2 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.47%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.47%) Replication
7 1 (0.74%) Clustering
7 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.74%) iPad
7 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (0.74%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 114 (83.82%) Windows
2 93 (68.38%) Windows Server
3 61 (44.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 56 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (10.29%) Mac OS
5 14 (10.29%) Windows 7
6 11 (8.09%) Linux
7 10 (7.35%) Windows 10
8 7 (5.15%) SUSE
9 6 (4.41%) CentOS
10 5 (3.68%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.47%) Debian
11 2 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.74%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.06%) ITIL
2 24 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 19 (13.97%) Tech Ops
4 14 (10.29%) Mentoring
5 13 (9.56%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (8.09%) Load Balancing
6 11 (8.09%) Service Management
7 10 (7.35%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (7.35%) Server Management
8 8 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
8 8 (5.88%) Migration
8 8 (5.88%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.15%) DevOps
9 7 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (5.15%) ITIL V3
9 7 (5.15%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (5.15%) PRINCE2
10 6 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (4.41%) Coaching
10 6 (4.41%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.56%) PowerShell
1 13 (9.56%) SQL
2 2 (1.47%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.47%) C++
2 2 (1.47%) Perl
2 2 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (13.24%) MCSE
3 14 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (5.88%) CCNA
4 8 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (5.15%) CCNP
6 6 (4.41%) DBS Check
6 6 (4.41%) MCSA
6 6 (4.41%) MCTS
7 5 (3.68%) Degree
8 4 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.94%) MCITP
8 4 (2.94%) MCP
8 4 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.94%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.21%) SLA
3 1 (0.74%) GDPR
3 1 (0.74%) PMO
System Software
1 114 (83.82%) Active Directory
2 57 (41.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (36.03%) Hyper-V
4 21 (15.44%) vSphere
5 20 (14.71%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (11.03%) Terminal Services
7 7 (5.15%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (4.41%) XenApp
9 5 (3.68%) XenDesktop
10 4 (2.94%) XenServer
11 3 (2.21%) VMware NSX
12 2 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (1.47%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.74%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (10.29%) SCCM
2 7 (5.15%) SCOM
2 7 (5.15%) WSUS
3 4 (2.94%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (2.21%) SCOrch
4 3 (2.21%) vCenter Server
5 2 (1.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.47%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (1.47%) vRealize
5 2 (1.47%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 1 (0.74%) Ansible
6 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.74%) Nagios
6 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 83 (61.03%) VMware
2 79 (58.09%) Microsoft
3 44 (32.35%) Cisco
4 16 (11.76%) Citrix
5 13 (9.56%) Nimble Storage
5 13 (9.56%) Veeam
6 11 (8.09%) F5
6 11 (8.09%) Juniper
7 8 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 6 (4.41%) Blue Coat
8 6 (4.41%) Infoblox
9 5 (3.68%) Mitel
10 4 (2.94%) HP
10 4 (2.94%) NetApp
10 4 (2.94%) SAP
11 3 (2.21%) Dell
11 3 (2.21%) Google
11 3 (2.21%) Meraki
11 3 (2.21%) Riverbed
11 3 (2.21%) Sophos