Period
to 23 July 2018

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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 174 183
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9 -26
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 556 568 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.84% 1.91% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.17% 10.20% 9.11%
Number of salaries quoted 447 478 652
South East median annual salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% - -
10th Percentile £20,000 £23,500 £24,873
90th Percentile £67,500 £59,125 £53,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -

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 4,978 5,568 7,998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.48% 18.75% 21.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3,895 4,490 6,641
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 July 2018.

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 July 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
Thames Valley -15 257 £40,000 -5.88% 35
Berkshire +17 166 £47,500 +6.74% 20
Surrey +45 117 £32,500 -7.14% 7
Hampshire -31 95 £37,500 +15.38% 13
Kent +17 48 £21,000 -16.00% 7
Oxfordshire -75 46 £34,000 -15.00% 10
Buckinghamshire +16 45 £40,000 -20.00% 5
West Sussex -3 22 £45,000 +28.57% 3
East Sussex -26 17 £41,500 +18.57% 2
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 South East region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 531 (95.50%) DNS
2 419 (75.36%) Active Directory
3 361 (64.93%) Windows
4 303 (54.50%) Microsoft
5 271 (48.74%) Windows Server
6 267 (48.02%) VMware
7 197 (35.43%) Firewall
8 191 (34.35%) VMware Infrastructure
9 158 (28.42%) TCP/IP
10 148 (26.62%) Cisco
11 131 (23.56%) Hyper-V
12 130 (23.38%) LAN
13 123 (22.12%) WAN
14 114 (20.50%) VPN
15 113 (20.32%) Office 365
16 112 (20.14%) Windows Server 2012
17 105 (18.88%) Windows Server 2008
18 104 (18.71%) Microsoft Azure
19 98 (17.63%) ITIL
20 97 (17.45%) MS Exchange
21 89 (16.01%) Linux
22 87 (15.65%) Data Centre
23 83 (14.93%) PowerShell
24 82 (14.75%) Apple
25 79 (14.21%) Citrix
26 72 (12.95%) Windows 10
27 67 (12.05%) Disaster Recovery
27 67 (12.05%) VLAN
28 66 (11.87%) SAN
29 65 (11.69%) Load Balancing

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 97 (17.45%) MS Exchange
2 50 (8.99%) IIS
3 35 (6.29%) SharePoint
4 17 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (2.34%) Apache
5 13 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (2.34%) Oracle Service Bus
6 11 (1.98%) Skype for Business
7 5 (0.90%) Confluence
7 5 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.54%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.36%) nginx
9 2 (0.36%) TPMS
9 2 (0.36%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.36%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 54 (9.71%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.90%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.72%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (0.54%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (0.72%) NetSuite
2 3 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 113 (20.32%) Office 365
2 104 (18.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (11.33%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (6.65%) IaaS
5 34 (6.12%) PaaS
6 24 (4.32%) Dynamics 365
7 18 (3.24%) Azure Active Directory
8 16 (2.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 13 (2.34%) IBM Cloud
10 11 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (1.80%) Akamai
12 9 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (1.62%) Amazon S3
13 7 (1.26%) Amazon ELB
13 7 (1.26%) Amazon Glacier
13 7 (1.26%) AWS CloudTrail
13 7 (1.26%) Google Cloud Platform
13 7 (1.26%) SaaS
13 7 (1.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 5 (0.90%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 531 (95.50%) DNS
2 197 (35.43%) Firewall
3 158 (28.42%) TCP/IP
4 130 (23.38%) LAN
5 123 (22.12%) WAN
6 114 (20.50%) VPN
7 67 (12.05%) VLAN
8 66 (11.87%) SAN
9 59 (10.61%) Network Security
10 47 (8.45%) Wireless
11 44 (7.91%) NetScaler
12 43 (7.73%) Cisco ASA
13 34 (6.12%) VoIP
14 33 (5.94%) OSPF
15 30 (5.40%) WLAN
16 29 (5.22%) Cisco IOS
16 29 (5.22%) Internet
17 28 (5.04%) MPLS
18 27 (4.86%) BGP
18 27 (4.86%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (10.79%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.34%) Big Data
2 13 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (2.34%) Oracle Database
3 11 (1.98%) MySQL
4 10 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (1.80%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.54%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.18%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.18%) MS Access
9 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 13 (2.34%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.62%) TeamCity
4 8 (1.44%) JIRA
4 8 (1.44%) Subversion
5 4 (0.72%) AdminStudio
5 4 (0.72%) MSI
5 4 (0.72%) Vagrant
5 4 (0.72%) Wise Package Studio
6 2 (0.36%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.18%) TestRail
General
1 42 (7.55%) Finance
2 40 (7.19%) Retail
3 17 (3.06%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.16%) German Language
5 10 (1.80%) Marketing
6 9 (1.62%) Back Office
7 8 (1.44%) Banking
8 4 (0.72%) Law
9 3 (0.54%) Games
10 2 (0.36%) Automotive
10 2 (0.36%) Electronics
10 2 (0.36%) Local Government
10 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.36%) Online Betting
10 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.36%) Publishing
11 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.18%) Legal
11 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 103 (18.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 90 (16.19%) Support Engineer
3 82 (14.75%) IT Engineer
4 70 (12.59%) IT Support
5 67 (12.05%) Architect
6 49 (8.81%) Network Engineer
7 47 (8.45%) Analyst
8 43 (7.73%) IT Support Engineer
9 40 (7.19%) Infrastructure Architect
10 31 (5.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 30 (5.40%) 2nd Line Support
12 26 (4.68%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 26 (4.68%) 3rd Line Support
13 24 (4.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 24 (4.32%) Support Analyst
13 24 (4.32%) Systems Engineer
14 23 (4.14%) Azure Engineer
15 22 (3.96%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
15 22 (3.96%) Senior Network Engineer
16 21 (3.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.24%) LDAP
2 16 (2.88%) Middleware
3 10 (1.80%) CSS
4 6 (1.08%) Web Services
5 5 (0.90%) ADSI
6 4 (0.72%) .NET
6 4 (0.72%) MSMQ
6 4 (0.72%) Node.js
7 3 (0.54%) LAMP
8 2 (0.36%) 802.1X
8 2 (0.36%) EJB
8 2 (0.36%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (0.36%) J2EE
8 2 (0.36%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (0.36%) PostGIS
9 1 (0.18%) .NET Core
9 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.18%) CGI
9 1 (0.18%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 87 (15.65%) Data Centre
2 37 (6.65%) PKI
3 36 (6.47%) Driving Licence
4 35 (6.29%) Self-Motivation
5 30 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (4.68%) Computer Science
6 26 (4.68%) Replication
7 19 (3.42%) Clustering
8 17 (3.06%) Management Information System
9 16 (2.88%) Cyberthreat
9 16 (2.88%) iPad
10 15 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 15 (2.70%) Public Cloud
11 13 (2.34%) IBM Mainframe
11 13 (2.34%) Mainframe
12 12 (2.16%) Life Science
13 11 (1.98%) Video Conferencing
14 7 (1.26%) NHS
15 6 (1.08%) Client/Server
15 6 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 361 (64.93%) Windows
2 271 (48.74%) Windows Server
3 112 (20.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 105 (18.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 89 (16.01%) Linux
6 72 (12.95%) Windows 10
7 42 (7.55%) Windows 7
8 28 (5.04%) Windows 8
9 24 (4.32%) Mac OS X
10 23 (4.14%) Unix
11 21 (3.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (3.42%) Windows XP
13 13 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (1.62%) CentOS
15 5 (0.90%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.72%) Android
17 3 (0.54%) Apple iOS
17 3 (0.54%) Mac OS
18 2 (0.36%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (17.63%) ITIL
2 67 (12.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 65 (11.69%) Load Balancing
4 48 (8.63%) Migration
5 39 (7.01%) Network Management
5 39 (7.01%) Problem-Solving
6 35 (6.29%) DevOps
7 34 (6.12%) Network Design
8 29 (5.22%) Network Virtualisation
9 28 (5.04%) ITIL V3
10 27 (4.86%) Presales
11 26 (4.68%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (4.32%) Vulnerability Management
13 23 (4.14%) Incident Management
13 23 (4.14%) Project Management
13 23 (4.14%) Time Management
14 21 (3.78%) E-Commerce
15 19 (3.42%) Continuous Improvement
15 19 (3.42%) Root Cause Analysis
16 18 (3.24%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 83 (14.93%) PowerShell
2 34 (6.12%) SQL
3 26 (4.68%) Bash Shell
3 26 (4.68%) Python
4 17 (3.06%) Perl
5 14 (2.52%) JavaScript
6 11 (1.98%) Java
7 9 (1.62%) Shell Script
8 8 (1.44%) C#
8 8 (1.44%) Ruby
9 3 (0.54%) C
10 2 (0.36%) C++
10 2 (0.36%) PHP
10 2 (0.36%) VBScript
10 2 (0.36%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (0.18%) VB
11 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 63 (11.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (10.97%) DBS Check
3 55 (9.89%) MCSE
4 43 (7.73%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (7.73%) Security Cleared
5 42 (7.55%) Degree
6 38 (6.83%) MCP
7 29 (5.22%) CCNP
8 28 (5.04%) SC Cleared
9 27 (4.86%) MCSA
10 21 (3.78%) MCTS
11 20 (3.60%) CCDP
12 18 (3.24%) CCNA
13 17 (3.06%) CISSP
14 15 (2.70%) CCSE
14 15 (2.70%) IISP
14 15 (2.70%) ISSAP
14 15 (2.70%) JNCIP
15 13 (2.34%) Citrix Certification
15 13 (2.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.60%) SLA
2 14 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.62%) PMO
4 8 (1.44%) GAMP
4 8 (1.44%) GDPR
5 7 (1.26%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.90%) QA
7 4 (0.72%) GCP
8 3 (0.54%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.54%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.18%) COBIT
9 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 419 (75.36%) Active Directory
2 191 (34.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 131 (23.56%) Hyper-V
4 53 (9.53%) vSphere
5 39 (7.01%) VMware ESXi
6 34 (6.12%) XenApp
7 33 (5.94%) Virtual Servers
7 33 (5.94%) XenDesktop
8 30 (5.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 30 (5.40%) VMware NSX
9 25 (4.50%) Virtual Machines
10 13 (2.34%) NFS
11 12 (2.16%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (1.80%) Firmware
13 9 (1.62%) Docker
13 9 (1.62%) XenServer
14 8 (1.44%) Virtual Desktop
15 7 (1.26%) Samba
15 7 (1.26%) Terminal Services
16 6 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 58 (10.43%) SCCM
2 36 (6.47%) SCOM
3 22 (3.96%) WSUS
4 21 (3.78%) Ansible
5 19 (3.42%) Puppet
5 19 (3.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 16 (2.88%) vCenter Server
7 15 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (2.70%) QRadar
8 13 (2.34%) Terraform
9 11 (1.98%) Failover Clustering
9 11 (1.98%) Nessus
10 10 (1.80%) Cisco CME
10 10 (1.80%) Cisco Prime
10 10 (1.80%) Nagios
11 7 (1.26%) EdgeSight
11 7 (1.26%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (1.26%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 6 (1.08%) Backup Exec
12 6 (1.08%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 303 (54.50%) Microsoft
2 267 (48.02%) VMware
3 148 (26.62%) Cisco
4 82 (14.75%) Apple
5 79 (14.21%) Citrix
6 53 (9.53%) CheckPoint
7 47 (8.45%) Juniper
8 39 (7.01%) IBM
9 37 (6.65%) HP
9 37 (6.65%) Oracle
9 37 (6.65%) Palo Alto
10 36 (6.47%) Veeam
11 31 (5.58%) CommVault
12 27 (4.86%) SolarWinds
13 22 (3.96%) F5
14 21 (3.78%) LogRhythm
15 20 (3.60%) Forcepoint
16 17 (3.06%) Splunk
17 16 (2.88%) Ivanti
17 16 (2.88%) Red Hat