Period
to 17 July 2019

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 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 163 181 175
Rank change year-on-year +18 -6 +11
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 514 558 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.93% 1.83% 1.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.95% 11.06% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 434 448 490
South East median annual salary £38,000 £35,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.80% -6.00% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £20,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,150 £58,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% 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 4,303 5,046 5,651
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.18% 16.52% 18.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3,308 3,949 4,563
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +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 17 July 2019.

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 17 July 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
Thames Valley +13 218 £40,000 - 36
Berkshire -10 120 £40,000 -15.79% 15
Hampshire -4 99 £31,500 -16.00% 34
Surrey -6 87 £35,000 +12.00% 19
Oxfordshire +46 49 £35,000 +2.94% 12
Buckinghamshire +29 48 £44,500 +15.58% 9
West Sussex +23 48 £42,500 -5.56% 9
Kent +11 41 £32,500 +51.16% 13
East Sussex +26 20 £42,500 +2.41% 4
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 South East region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 472 (91.83%) DNS
2 409 (79.57%) Windows
3 386 (75.10%) Active Directory
4 283 (55.06%) Microsoft
5 281 (54.67%) Windows Server
6 266 (51.75%) VMware
7 234 (45.53%) Firewall
8 226 (43.97%) TCP/IP
9 199 (38.72%) VMware Infrastructure
10 185 (35.99%) Office 365
11 183 (35.60%) Hyper-V
12 167 (32.49%) Microsoft Azure
13 162 (31.52%) Windows Server 2012
14 158 (30.74%) VPN
15 148 (28.79%) Cisco
16 144 (28.02%) ITIL
17 131 (25.49%) Windows Server 2008
18 123 (23.93%) WAN
19 122 (23.74%) LAN
20 118 (22.96%) Linux
21 115 (22.37%) PowerShell
22 100 (19.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 97 (18.87%) MS Exchange
24 94 (18.29%) Microsoft Office
25 92 (17.90%) Citrix
26 87 (16.93%) Windows 10
27 81 (15.76%) SQL
27 81 (15.76%) VLAN
28 76 (14.79%) SQL Server
29 70 (13.62%) VoIP

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 (18.87%) MS Exchange
2 52 (10.12%) IIS
3 49 (9.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 31 (6.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 28 (5.45%) Skype for Business
6 23 (4.47%) SharePoint
7 13 (2.53%) Apache
8 8 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (1.56%) nginx
9 5 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.97%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.78%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.58%) JBoss
11 3 (0.58%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.39%) CMS
12 2 (0.39%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.19%) WildFly
Applications
1 94 (18.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.19%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.78%) Cisco SocialMiner
1 4 (0.78%) NetSuite
2 3 (0.58%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 185 (35.99%) Office 365
2 167 (32.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (7.20%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (6.81%) IaaS
5 25 (4.86%) PaaS
6 24 (4.67%) SaaS
7 18 (3.50%) Dynamics 365
8 15 (2.92%) Google Cloud Platform
9 12 (2.33%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 7 (1.36%) Yammer
11 6 (1.17%) Mimecast
12 5 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.97%) OneDrive
13 4 (0.78%) G Suite
14 3 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
15 2 (0.39%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 472 (91.83%) DNS
2 234 (45.53%) Firewall
3 226 (43.97%) TCP/IP
4 158 (30.74%) VPN
5 123 (23.93%) WAN
6 122 (23.74%) LAN
7 81 (15.76%) VLAN
8 70 (13.62%) VoIP
9 65 (12.65%) SAN
10 64 (12.45%) Wireless
11 41 (7.98%) MPLS
12 35 (6.81%) SMTP
13 31 (6.03%) Internet
14 25 (4.86%) SNMP
15 24 (4.67%) Cisco ASA
15 24 (4.67%) Network Security
16 22 (4.28%) BGP
17 20 (3.89%) FTP
17 20 (3.89%) IP Telephony
17 20 (3.89%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (14.79%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 11 (2.14%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (1.75%) DB2
7 8 (1.56%) MySQL
8 5 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.78%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (0.78%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.58%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2017
11 2 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.39%) Power BI
11 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.19%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (2.14%) Git (software)
1 11 (2.14%) Jenkins
2 8 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (0.78%) JIRA
3 4 (0.78%) Subversion
3 4 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.19%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.19%) CMake
4 1 (0.19%) Gerrit
4 1 (0.19%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.19%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.19%) Valgrind
General
1 49 (9.53%) Finance
2 17 (3.31%) Law
2 17 (3.31%) Retail
3 16 (3.11%) Legal
4 14 (2.72%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.17%) Back Office
5 6 (1.17%) Online Betting
6 5 (0.97%) Advertising
7 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.19%) Automotive
7 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 93 (18.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 85 (16.54%) Analyst
3 62 (12.06%) IT Engineer
3 62 (12.06%) IT Support
3 62 (12.06%) Support Engineer
4 55 (10.70%) Support Analyst
5 39 (7.59%) Network Engineer
6 36 (7.00%) Administrator
6 36 (7.00%) Systems Administrator
7 34 (6.61%) Systems Engineer
8 33 (6.42%) IT Analyst
9 29 (5.64%) 2nd Line Support
9 29 (5.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 28 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support
11 26 (5.06%) IT Support Engineer
11 26 (5.06%) Windows Engineer
12 24 (4.67%) Infrastructure Support
12 24 (4.67%) IT Support Analyst
12 24 (4.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
13 18 (3.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.89%) LDAP
2 10 (1.95%) 802.1X
3 7 (1.36%) XML
4 6 (1.17%) Elastic Stack
4 6 (1.17%) Web Services
5 5 (0.97%) .NET
5 5 (0.97%) JSON
6 4 (0.78%) REST
6 4 (0.78%) SOAP
7 3 (0.58%) CSS
7 3 (0.58%) HTML
7 3 (0.58%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (0.58%) POSIX
7 3 (0.58%) Qt
7 3 (0.58%) SAP Basis
7 3 (0.58%) Yocto
8 2 (0.39%) EDI
8 2 (0.39%) LAMP
8 2 (0.39%) MAPI
8 2 (0.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.17%) Data Centre
2 31 (6.03%) PKI
3 29 (5.64%) Self-Motivation
4 19 (3.70%) Public Cloud
4 19 (3.70%) Replication
5 18 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (3.50%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.72%) Driving Licence
6 14 (2.72%) Fat Client
6 14 (2.72%) Thin Client
7 12 (2.33%) CMDB
7 12 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
8 9 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (1.36%) Clustering
9 7 (1.36%) EFT
10 6 (1.17%) Private Cloud
10 6 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (0.97%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (0.97%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 409 (79.57%) Windows
2 281 (54.67%) Windows Server
3 162 (31.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 131 (25.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 118 (22.96%) Linux
6 87 (16.93%) Windows 10
7 68 (13.23%) Windows 7
8 29 (5.64%) Unix
9 25 (4.86%) CentOS
10 23 (4.47%) Windows 8
11 22 (4.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (3.31%) Mac OS
13 15 (2.92%) Ubuntu
13 15 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (2.14%) VMS
15 9 (1.75%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.97%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.78%) Android
17 4 (0.78%) Mac OS X
18 3 (0.58%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (28.02%) ITIL
2 100 (19.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 50 (9.73%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (8.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 40 (7.78%) Migration
6 39 (7.59%) Server Management
7 35 (6.81%) Mentoring
8 30 (5.84%) Load Balancing
9 29 (5.64%) Performance Monitoring
10 26 (5.06%) DevOps
10 26 (5.06%) Service Management
11 24 (4.67%) Cybersecurity
11 24 (4.67%) Service Delivery
12 23 (4.47%) Change Management
12 23 (4.47%) Computer Science
12 23 (4.47%) Incident Management
13 22 (4.28%) Network Design
14 21 (4.09%) Mobile Device Management
14 21 (4.09%) Scrum
15 19 (3.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (22.37%) PowerShell
2 81 (15.76%) SQL
3 26 (5.06%) Python
4 17 (3.31%) Bash Shell
4 17 (3.31%) Ruby
5 12 (2.33%) Java
6 10 (1.95%) Go
7 8 (1.56%) C++
8 7 (1.36%) C
8 7 (1.36%) JavaScript
9 6 (1.17%) Perl
10 3 (0.58%) C#
10 3 (0.58%) Fortran
10 3 (0.58%) VB
10 3 (0.58%) VBA
11 2 (0.39%) PHP
12 1 (0.19%) Lua
12 1 (0.19%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (13.62%) Degree
2 63 (12.26%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (12.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 46 (8.95%) MCSE
4 38 (7.39%) Security Cleared
5 36 (7.00%) CCNA
6 32 (6.23%) MCSA
7 25 (4.86%) CCNP
7 25 (4.86%) MCP
8 22 (4.28%) SC Cleared
9 19 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
10 12 (2.33%) CCIE
10 12 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 11 (2.14%) DBS Check
12 10 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 9 (1.75%) DV Cleared
14 7 (1.36%) CISSP
14 7 (1.36%) MCDST
14 7 (1.36%) TOGAF Certification
15 4 (0.78%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (9.53%) SLA
2 38 (7.39%) PCI DSS
3 19 (3.70%) GDPR
4 11 (2.14%) COBIT
5 8 (1.56%) PMO
6 6 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (1.17%) QA
7 4 (0.78%) GAMP
8 3 (0.58%) NIST
9 2 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.19%) DICOM
10 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 386 (75.10%) Active Directory
2 199 (38.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 183 (35.60%) Hyper-V
4 60 (11.67%) VMware ESXi
5 34 (6.61%) vSphere
6 26 (5.06%) Virtual Machines
7 25 (4.86%) Terminal Server
8 17 (3.31%) Docker
9 14 (2.72%) iptables
10 13 (2.53%) Firmware
11 12 (2.33%) DFS Replication
12 11 (2.14%) VirtualBox
13 8 (1.56%) Xen
13 8 (1.56%) XenDesktop
14 7 (1.36%) NFS
14 7 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (0.58%) ProxySG
16 2 (0.39%) Citrix Hypervisor
16 2 (0.39%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 2 (0.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 51 (9.92%) SCCM
2 41 (7.98%) WSUS
3 22 (4.28%) vCenter Server
4 19 (3.70%) SCOM
5 13 (2.53%) Ansible
5 13 (2.53%) Backup Exec
6 12 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
6 12 (2.33%) Nagios
6 12 (2.33%) Perfmon
7 11 (2.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 11 (2.14%) vRealize
8 9 (1.75%) Kibana
8 9 (1.75%) Kubernetes
8 9 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (1.75%) Puppet
8 9 (1.75%) ZABBIX
9 8 (1.56%) Graphite
10 7 (1.36%) Single Sign-On
11 6 (1.17%) SCVMM
11 6 (1.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 283 (55.06%) Microsoft
2 266 (51.75%) VMware
3 148 (28.79%) Cisco
4 92 (17.90%) Citrix
5 59 (11.48%) HP
6 34 (6.61%) Dell
7 27 (5.25%) Veeam
8 24 (4.67%) Red Hat
9 19 (3.70%) Avaya
9 19 (3.70%) F5
9 19 (3.70%) Google
9 19 (3.70%) Juniper
10 18 (3.50%) Aruba
11 16 (3.11%) IBM
12 14 (2.72%) Oracle
13 12 (2.33%) CA
14 11 (2.14%) EMC
14 11 (2.14%) Palo Alto
14 11 (2.14%) SolarWinds
14 11 (2.14%) WatchGuard