Period
to 7 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > South East
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 157 168 178
Rank change year-on-year +11 +10 -3
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 195 508 542
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.75% 1.94% 1.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.73% 11.95% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 113 426 447
Median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% +5.63%
10th Percentile £25,650 £25,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £55,500 £60,000 £68,600
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,004 4,250 4,907
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.01% 16.20% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,552 3,272 3,843
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in the South East

DHCP
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DHCP in the South East.

Salary trend for DHCP in the South East

DHCP
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing DHCP in the South East over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Salary histogram for DHCP in the South East

DHCP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the South East region over the 6 months to 7 August 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
Thames Valley +21 76 £43,500 +8.75% 10
Hampshire +34 46 £37,250 +20.16% 8
Berkshire +43 44 £42,500 +6.25% 8
West Sussex +18 27 £46,125 +8.53% 4
East Sussex +40 22 £33,000 -26.67% 4
Oxfordshire +25 21 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Surrey +28 16 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Buckinghamshire +31 12 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Kent +17 6 £29,000 -10.77% 8
Middlesex +8 1 £26,000 -48.00%
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 7 August 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 South East region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 188 (96.41%) DNS
2 158 (81.03%) Windows
3 153 (78.46%) Active Directory
4 125 (64.10%) Microsoft
5 112 (57.44%) VMware
5 112 (57.44%) Windows Server
6 96 (49.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 74 (37.95%) Hyper-V
8 70 (35.90%) Data Centre
9 69 (35.38%) PowerShell
10 62 (31.79%) SCCM
11 61 (31.28%) Firewall
12 58 (29.74%) TCP/IP
13 57 (29.23%) Windows Server 2016
14 55 (28.21%) Security Cleared
15 54 (27.69%) Azure
16 51 (26.15%) Windows Server 2008
16 51 (26.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 50 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
18 49 (25.13%) Windows 10
19 47 (24.10%) Office 365
20 44 (22.56%) DV Cleared
20 44 (22.56%) LAN
21 42 (21.54%) WSUS
22 40 (20.51%) WAN
22 40 (20.51%) Linux
23 38 (19.49%) VPN
24 36 (18.46%) Citrix
24 36 (18.46%) VMware ESXi
25 35 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 31 (15.90%) MS Exchange
2 7 (3.59%) IIS
3 5 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.54%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.51%) Apache
7 1 (0.51%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 33 (16.92%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (8.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (6.15%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (2.05%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.05%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 54 (27.69%) Azure
2 47 (24.10%) Office 365
3 32 (16.41%) AWS
4 8 (4.10%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (3.08%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.54%) Mimecast
6 3 (1.54%) OneDrive
7 2 (1.03%) SaaS
8 1 (0.51%) IaaS
8 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 188 (96.41%) DNS
2 61 (31.28%) Firewall
3 58 (29.74%) TCP/IP
4 44 (22.56%) LAN
5 40 (20.51%) WAN
6 38 (19.49%) VPN
7 30 (15.38%) SAN
8 26 (13.33%) VoIP
9 25 (12.82%) WLAN
10 21 (10.77%) VLAN
10 21 (10.77%) Wireless
11 16 (8.21%) FTP
12 14 (7.18%) Fibre Channel
12 14 (7.18%) Network Security
13 12 (6.15%) Remote Desktop
14 11 (5.64%) Internet
15 8 (4.10%) DMZ
15 8 (4.10%) NetScaler
16 7 (3.59%) NAS
16 7 (3.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.54%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.03%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.03%) Subversion
3 1 (0.51%) JIRA
3 1 (0.51%) WinDbg
General
1 14 (7.18%) Finance
2 4 (2.05%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.54%) Law
3 3 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.03%) Back Office
4 2 (1.03%) Electronics
4 2 (1.03%) Games
4 2 (1.03%) Legal
4 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.03%) Military
4 2 (1.03%) Online Betting
4 2 (1.03%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.51%) Automotive
5 1 (0.51%) Banking
5 1 (0.51%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (15.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 31 (15.90%) Server Engineer
2 27 (13.85%) Support Engineer
3 25 (12.82%) IT Engineer
4 21 (10.77%) Network Engineer
5 18 (9.23%) Administrator
6 16 (8.21%) IT Support
7 15 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 15 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 15 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
8 13 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (4.62%) Infrastructure Support
9 9 (4.62%) IT Technician
9 9 (4.62%) Junior
10 8 (4.10%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (4.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (4.10%) Architect
10 8 (4.10%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.10%) Server Support
10 8 (4.10%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.59%) LDAP
2 3 (1.54%) .NET
3 2 (1.03%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (1.03%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.51%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.51%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.51%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 70 (35.90%) Data Centre
2 18 (9.23%) Driving Licence
3 16 (8.21%) Clustering
4 14 (7.18%) CMDB
5 9 (4.62%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.59%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.56%) PKI
7 5 (2.56%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (2.05%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.03%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.03%) Replication
10 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.51%) Fibre Optics
10 1 (0.51%) Handset
10 1 (0.51%) IVR
10 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.51%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 158 (81.03%) Windows
2 112 (57.44%) Windows Server
3 57 (29.23%) Windows Server 2016
4 51 (26.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 49 (25.13%) Windows 10
7 40 (20.51%) Linux
8 35 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (14.36%) Windows 7
10 23 (11.79%) Windows Server 2019
11 18 (9.23%) Windows 8
12 9 (4.62%) Unix
13 7 (3.59%) Solaris
14 6 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (1.54%) Windows XP
16 2 (1.03%) Mac OS
16 2 (1.03%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.51%) CentOS
17 1 (0.51%) SUSE
17 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (26.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 27 (13.85%) Disaster Recovery
2 27 (13.85%) Performance Monitoring
3 25 (12.82%) Project Delivery
3 25 (12.82%) Server Management
3 25 (12.82%) Storage Management
4 24 (12.31%) Validation
5 23 (11.79%) Proactive Management
6 21 (10.77%) Patch Management
7 18 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (9.23%) ITIL
8 16 (8.21%) Data Protection
9 15 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
10 14 (7.18%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (7.18%) Information Security
10 14 (7.18%) Project Management
11 13 (6.67%) Data Centre Operations
11 13 (6.67%) High Availability
11 13 (6.67%) Server Patching
11 13 (6.67%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 69 (35.38%) PowerShell
2 16 (8.21%) Bash Shell
3 14 (7.18%) VB
4 13 (6.67%) SQL
5 9 (4.62%) Python
6 8 (4.10%) VBScript
7 5 (2.56%) C
7 5 (2.56%) Ruby
8 4 (2.05%) Java
9 3 (1.54%) Perl
10 1 (0.51%) Ada
10 1 (0.51%) C#
10 1 (0.51%) C++
10 1 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 55 (28.21%) Security Cleared
2 44 (22.56%) DV Cleared
3 18 (9.23%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (7.18%) CCNA
5 13 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 11 (5.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (5.13%) CCNP
8 8 (4.10%) Degree
9 6 (3.08%) MCSE
10 4 (2.05%) MCSA
11 2 (1.03%) Avaya Certification
11 2 (1.03%) DBS Check
11 2 (1.03%) MCP
12 1 (0.51%) CCSA
12 1 (0.51%) CISM
12 1 (0.51%) LFCE
12 1 (0.51%) LFCS
12 1 (0.51%) Linux+ Certification
12 1 (0.51%) RHCSA
12 1 (0.51%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.21%) SLA
2 8 (4.10%) GDPR
3 5 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.05%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.54%) GxP
6 1 (0.51%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.51%) PMO
System Software
1 153 (78.46%) Active Directory
2 96 (49.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (37.95%) Hyper-V
4 36 (18.46%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (11.28%) vSphere
6 17 (8.72%) Virtual Machines
7 16 (8.21%) Virtual Desktop
8 13 (6.67%) VMware Server
8 13 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
9 9 (4.62%) Firmware
10 7 (3.59%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (3.08%) XenApp
12 3 (1.54%) XenDesktop
13 2 (1.03%) BitLocker
13 2 (1.03%) DFS Replication
13 2 (1.03%) vCloud
14 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 62 (31.79%) SCCM
2 42 (21.54%) WSUS
3 33 (16.92%) SCOM
4 26 (13.33%) SCVMM
5 24 (12.31%) NetBackup
6 23 (11.79%) EMC NetWorker
7 16 (8.21%) PowerCLI
8 13 (6.67%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 6 (3.08%) vCenter Server
10 5 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
11 4 (2.05%) Failover Clustering
11 4 (2.05%) FortiGate
11 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Intune
12 3 (1.54%) Single Sign-On
12 3 (1.54%) vRealize
13 2 (1.03%) Ansible
13 2 (1.03%) Kibana
13 2 (1.03%) logstash
13 2 (1.03%) SELinux
13 2 (1.03%) ServerView Suite
Vendors
1 125 (64.10%) Microsoft
2 112 (57.44%) VMware
3 36 (18.46%) Citrix
4 35 (17.95%) HP
5 32 (16.41%) Cisco
6 30 (15.38%) Symantec
7 23 (11.79%) EMC
8 16 (8.21%) CheckPoint
9 12 (6.15%) Palo Alto
10 11 (5.64%) SolarWinds
11 10 (5.13%) Meraki
12 9 (4.62%) ServiceNow
13 8 (4.10%) Veeam
14 7 (3.59%) F5
14 7 (3.59%) Juniper
14 7 (3.59%) Red Hat
14 7 (3.59%) Zscaler
15 6 (3.08%) Oracle
16 5 (2.56%) Dell
16 5 (2.56%) NetApp