Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 165 178
Rank change year-on-year -26 +13 -10
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 529 711 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.72% 2.03% 1.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.76% 9.49% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 478 653 658
South East median annual salary £33,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.18% +11.84% +8.57%
10th Percentile £22,925 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,375 £67,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £39,000 £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 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 5420 7496 8532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.61% 21.36% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4311 6000 6945
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,225 £24,350
90th Percentile £66,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing DHCP as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for DHCP in the South East

DHCP
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in the South East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -11 204 £40,000 -5.88% 15
Hampshire -14 128 £32,225 -14.07% 8
Berkshire -3 90 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Surrey +4 83 £34,750 -0.71% 2
Oxfordshire +15 82 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Kent -26 38 £27,500 -24.14%
East Sussex -5 37 £30,000 -33.33% 3
West Sussex -11 35 £35,000 -26.32% 2
Buckinghamshire -21 32 £33,250 -42.17% 5
Middlesex +6 4 £37,500 +3.45%
Home Counties - 1 £40,000 -
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing DHCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 492 (93.01%) DNS
2 373 (70.51%) Windows
3 350 (66.16%) Active Directory
4 258 (48.77%) Microsoft
5 251 (47.45%) Windows Server
6 211 (39.89%) VMware
7 207 (39.13%) Firewall
8 190 (35.92%) TCP/IP
9 179 (33.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 167 (31.57%) Cisco
11 157 (29.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 156 (29.49%) WAN
13 147 (27.79%) MS Exchange
14 144 (27.22%) LAN
15 143 (27.03%) Linux
16 140 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
17 127 (24.01%) Office 365
18 118 (22.31%) Hyper-V
19 113 (21.36%) VPN
20 110 (20.79%) Windows 10
21 104 (19.66%) Windows 7
22 95 (17.96%) PowerShell
23 87 (16.45%) ITIL
24 85 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
25 75 (14.18%) Amazon AWS
26 74 (13.99%) Microsoft Certification
27 72 (13.61%) VLAN
28 70 (13.23%) Wireless
29 68 (12.85%) SAN
29 68 (12.85%) Windows Server 2003

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
1 147 (27.79%) MS Exchange
2 62 (11.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (6.62%) SharePoint
4 33 (6.24%) Skype for Business
5 31 (5.86%) Apache
6 28 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 26 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2003
7 26 (4.91%) IIS
8 21 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (1.51%) Tomcat
11 7 (1.32%) Confluence
12 6 (1.13%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.95%) SAS
14 4 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2000
15 2 (0.38%) nginx
15 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 68 (12.85%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.76%) AutoCAD
2 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.19%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (0.38%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.19%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 127 (24.01%) Office 365
2 75 (14.18%) Amazon AWS
3 67 (12.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (4.91%) IaaS
5 23 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 21 (3.97%) SaaS
7 20 (3.78%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (2.65%) PaaS
9 12 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (1.51%) Amazon S3
10 8 (1.51%) OneDrive
11 7 (1.32%) G Suite
12 3 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.57%) Amazon Glacier
12 3 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.57%) AWS CloudTrail
12 3 (0.57%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.38%) Route 53
14 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 492 (93.01%) DNS
2 207 (39.13%) Firewall
3 190 (35.92%) TCP/IP
4 156 (29.49%) WAN
5 144 (27.22%) LAN
6 113 (21.36%) VPN
7 72 (13.61%) VLAN
8 70 (13.23%) Wireless
9 68 (12.85%) SAN
10 65 (12.29%) VoIP
11 61 (11.53%) MPLS
12 50 (9.45%) OSPF
13 48 (9.07%) BGP
14 38 (7.18%) Remote Desktop
15 36 (6.81%) IPsec
16 35 (6.62%) LDAP
17 34 (6.43%) Kerberos
18 33 (6.24%) Skype
19 32 (6.05%) SNMP
20 28 (5.29%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (9.83%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.05%) MySQL
3 29 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (1.70%) Redis
6 8 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (1.32%) NoSQL
8 5 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (0.95%) InfluxDB
8 5 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.38%) SQLite
11 1 (0.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.19%) Big Data
11 1 (0.19%) DB2
11 1 (0.19%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (2.27%) JIRA
2 11 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.13%) MSI
4 5 (0.95%) Subversion
5 3 (0.57%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.57%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.38%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.19%) WinAutomation
General
1 36 (6.81%) Finance
2 26 (4.91%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.02%) Retail
4 12 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.27%) Marketing
5 8 (1.51%) Back Office
6 7 (1.32%) Electronics
7 4 (0.76%) Automotive
8 3 (0.57%) Advertising
9 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 116 (21.93%) Support Engineer
2 106 (20.04%) Network Engineer
3 91 (17.20%) Analyst
4 88 (16.64%) IT Support
5 83 (15.69%) Support Analyst
6 61 (11.53%) 3rd Line Support
7 60 (11.34%) 2nd Line Support
8 57 (10.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 55 (10.40%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 53 (10.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 48 (9.07%) IT Engineer
12 46 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
13 38 (7.18%) Administrator
14 36 (6.81%) IT Support Engineer
15 32 (6.05%) Desktop Support
16 27 (5.10%) Linux Administrator
17 26 (4.91%) IT Analyst
17 26 (4.91%) IT Support Analyst
18 25 (4.73%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 25 (4.73%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.59%) 802.1X
2 9 (1.70%) Web Services
3 4 (0.76%) .NET
4 3 (0.57%) YAML
5 2 (0.38%) EJB
5 2 (0.38%) J2EE
5 2 (0.38%) Middleware
5 2 (0.38%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (0.38%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.38%) WSH
6 1 (0.19%) HTML
6 1 (0.19%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 67 (12.67%) Data Centre
2 55 (10.40%) Computer Science
3 42 (7.94%) PKI
4 33 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (5.29%) Clustering
6 22 (4.16%) Driving Licence
7 19 (3.59%) Management Information System
8 16 (3.02%) Embedded Systems
9 11 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
10 9 (1.70%) BYOD
11 8 (1.51%) iPhone
12 7 (1.32%) Blackberry
12 7 (1.32%) Private Cloud
13 6 (1.13%) CMDB
13 6 (1.13%) Fintech
13 6 (1.13%) Greenfield Project
13 6 (1.13%) User Experience
13 6 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (0.95%) iPad
15 4 (0.76%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 373 (70.51%) Windows
2 251 (47.45%) Windows Server
3 179 (33.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 157 (29.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 143 (27.03%) Linux
6 110 (20.79%) Windows 10
7 104 (19.66%) Windows 7
8 68 (12.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 57 (10.78%) Windows 8
10 35 (6.62%) CentOS
11 25 (4.73%) Ubuntu
12 22 (4.16%) Mac OS X
13 21 (3.97%) Unix
14 17 (3.21%) Windows XP
15 13 (2.46%) Android
16 12 (2.27%) Apple iOS
17 5 (0.95%) Windows 2000 Server
18 4 (0.76%) Windows Vista
19 3 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 3 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (16.45%) ITIL
2 42 (7.94%) Load Balancing
3 41 (7.75%) Patch Management
4 38 (7.18%) Kalman Filter
5 34 (6.43%) DevOps
6 32 (6.05%) Migration
7 30 (5.67%) Configuration Management
8 27 (5.10%) Mentoring
8 27 (5.10%) Operations Management
9 25 (4.73%) Task Automation
10 24 (4.54%) Network Management
11 23 (4.35%) Email Filtering
12 22 (4.16%) Disaster Recovery
13 21 (3.97%) Identity Management
13 21 (3.97%) Service Management
14 20 (3.78%) Software Engineering
15 18 (3.40%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (3.40%) Service Delivery
16 17 (3.21%) Change Control
16 17 (3.21%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 95 (17.96%) PowerShell
2 53 (10.02%) SQL
3 34 (6.43%) Bash Shell
3 34 (6.43%) Python
4 29 (5.48%) Perl
5 26 (4.91%) C
6 22 (4.16%) C++
7 10 (1.89%) Assembly Language
8 7 (1.32%) Ruby
8 7 (1.32%) VBScript
9 5 (0.95%) Go
9 5 (0.95%) Java
9 5 (0.95%) Scala
10 4 (0.76%) Rust
11 2 (0.38%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.38%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 85 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (13.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 55 (10.40%) Degree
4 54 (10.21%) CCNA
5 43 (8.13%) MCSA
6 42 (7.94%) MCSE
7 34 (6.43%) CCNP
8 28 (5.29%) Security Cleared
9 22 (4.16%) SC Cleared
10 18 (3.40%) Computer Science Degree
10 18 (3.40%) MCP
11 12 (2.27%) CCDP
12 11 (2.08%) DV Cleared
13 10 (1.89%) MCITP
14 8 (1.51%) JNCIP
15 7 (1.32%) CCIE
16 6 (1.13%) JNCIS
17 5 (0.95%) JNCIA
17 5 (0.95%) MCTS
17 5 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.48%) SLA
2 15 (2.84%) PCI DSS
3 13 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (2.27%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.38%) QA
5 2 (0.38%) RMADS
6 1 (0.19%) PMO
System Software
1 350 (66.16%) Active Directory
2 140 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 118 (22.31%) Hyper-V
4 35 (6.62%) vSphere
5 28 (5.29%) VMware ESXi
5 28 (5.29%) XenApp
6 20 (3.78%) Terminal Services
7 17 (3.21%) Virtual Servers
8 15 (2.84%) XenDesktop
9 14 (2.65%) Docker
10 12 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 12 (2.27%) XenServer
11 11 (2.08%) KVM
12 10 (1.89%) ProxySG
12 10 (1.89%) Virtual Desktop
12 10 (1.89%) VMware Workstation
13 8 (1.51%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (1.51%) VMware NSX
14 5 (0.95%) vCloud
15 2 (0.38%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 58 (10.96%) SCCM
2 40 (7.56%) Puppet
3 33 (6.24%) SCOM
4 30 (5.67%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (5.48%) Terraform
6 25 (4.73%) vCenter Server
6 25 (4.73%) WSUS
7 19 (3.59%) Cisco Prime
8 17 (3.21%) Backup Exec
9 13 (2.46%) Nagios
10 12 (2.27%) Ansible
10 12 (2.27%) SolarWinds Orion
11 11 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 8 (1.51%) Microsoft Intune
12 8 (1.51%) ZABBIX
13 7 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
14 6 (1.13%) Kubernetes
14 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 5 (0.95%) SmoothWall
16 4 (0.76%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 258 (48.77%) Microsoft
2 211 (39.89%) VMware
3 167 (31.57%) Cisco
4 63 (11.91%) Citrix
5 60 (11.34%) Juniper
6 57 (10.78%) HP
7 48 (9.07%) Palo Alto
8 46 (8.70%) F5
9 35 (6.62%) Extreme Networks
10 28 (5.29%) Dell
10 28 (5.29%) Veeam
11 27 (5.10%) Red Hat
11 27 (5.10%) SolarWinds
12 25 (4.73%) Sophos
13 22 (4.16%) Apple
13 22 (4.16%) Mitel
13 22 (4.16%) NetApp
14 18 (3.40%) Aruba
14 18 (3.40%) CheckPoint
15 16 (3.02%) Barracuda Networks