Period
to 23 April 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 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 164 197
Rank change year-on-year -16 +33 -46
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 567 607 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.79% 2.02% 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.54% 10.10% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 447 528 623
South East median annual salary £35,000 £41,250 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.15% +12.24% -2.00%
10th Percentile £20,000 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,000 £65,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,123 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.92% +1.66% -

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 5,378 6,009 8,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.99% 20.03% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4,131 4,849 6,888
South East median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% -1.73% +3.84%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,000 £66,250 £67,000
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +4.05%

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 April 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 April 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 -29 225 £41,500 -2.35% 35
Hampshire +6 159 £35,000 +2.19% 10
Berkshire +20 155 £57,500 +36.09% 16
Surrey +33 100 £37,500 +5.63% 11
Buckinghamshire +6 41 £40,000 -23.81% 7
Kent -17 36 £20,000 -52.94% 13
East Sussex -14 34 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Oxfordshire -74 29 £33,000 -34.00% 12
West Sussex -24 12 £28,500 -24.00% 4
Home Counties - 1 £40,000 -
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 534 (94.18%) DNS
2 388 (68.43%) Active Directory
3 349 (61.55%) Windows
4 284 (50.09%) Microsoft
5 246 (43.39%) VMware
6 236 (41.62%) Windows Server
7 212 (37.39%) Firewall
8 178 (31.39%) Cisco
9 155 (27.34%) TCP/IP
10 149 (26.28%) VMware Infrastructure
11 147 (25.93%) WAN
12 139 (24.51%) Hyper-V
13 137 (24.16%) LAN
14 118 (20.81%) Data Centre
15 117 (20.63%) ITIL
16 116 (20.46%) Linux
17 115 (20.28%) Office 365
18 112 (19.75%) Windows Server 2008
19 110 (19.40%) MS Exchange
20 109 (19.22%) VPN
21 108 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
22 100 (17.64%) Microsoft Azure
23 79 (13.93%) Microsoft Office
24 77 (13.58%) SAN
25 74 (13.05%) Amazon AWS
26 71 (12.52%) PowerShell
27 69 (12.17%) Disaster Recovery
28 66 (11.64%) Citrix
28 66 (11.64%) Cisco Certification
29 65 (11.46%) Microsoft Certification

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
1 110 (19.40%) MS Exchange
2 44 (7.76%) SharePoint
3 39 (6.88%) IIS
4 30 (5.29%) Apache
5 19 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (3.17%) Oracle Service Bus
7 16 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (1.94%) Skype for Business
9 8 (1.41%) nginx
9 8 (1.41%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.06%) TPMS
11 4 (0.71%) Confluence
11 4 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.71%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.71%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2000
13 2 (0.35%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 79 (13.93%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (0.88%) AutoCAD
4 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 9 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 115 (20.28%) Office 365
2 100 (17.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 74 (13.05%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (3.17%) Bluemix
4 18 (3.17%) IaaS
4 18 (3.17%) IBM Cloud
5 15 (2.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 15 (2.65%) PaaS
6 12 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (1.94%) AWS CloudTrail
8 10 (1.76%) SaaS
9 9 (1.59%) Akamai
9 9 (1.59%) G Suite
10 7 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.71%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 534 (94.18%) DNS
2 212 (37.39%) Firewall
3 155 (27.34%) TCP/IP
4 147 (25.93%) WAN
5 137 (24.16%) LAN
6 109 (19.22%) VPN
7 77 (13.58%) SAN
8 65 (11.46%) VLAN
9 63 (11.11%) VoIP
10 61 (10.76%) Wireless
11 52 (9.17%) OSPF
12 43 (7.58%) SSL
13 42 (7.41%) BGP
13 42 (7.41%) Network Security
14 41 (7.23%) NetScaler
15 39 (6.88%) Cisco ASA
15 39 (6.88%) HTTP
16 37 (6.53%) MPLS
16 37 (6.53%) SNMP
17 36 (6.35%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (10.58%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.88%) MySQL
3 19 (3.35%) Big Data
3 19 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (2.65%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.18%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.18%) Redis
10 1 (0.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (4.23%) Git (software)
2 18 (3.17%) Jenkins
3 13 (2.29%) TeamCity
4 12 (2.12%) JIRA
5 11 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (1.76%) Subversion
7 4 (0.71%) AdminStudio
7 4 (0.71%) MSI
7 4 (0.71%) Vagrant
7 4 (0.71%) Wise Package Studio
8 2 (0.35%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.18%) Bower
9 1 (0.18%) TestRail
9 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 52 (9.17%) Retail
2 26 (4.59%) Finance
3 15 (2.65%) Telecoms
4 9 (1.59%) German Language
4 9 (1.59%) Marketing
5 4 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.53%) Back Office
6 3 (0.53%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.53%) Publishing
7 2 (0.35%) Automotive
7 2 (0.35%) Banking
7 2 (0.35%) Local Government
8 1 (0.18%) Advertising
8 1 (0.18%) Electronics
8 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.18%) Legal
8 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 113 (19.93%) Support Engineer
2 87 (15.34%) Network Engineer
3 74 (13.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 69 (12.17%) IT Engineer
5 68 (11.99%) Architect
6 56 (9.88%) IT Support
7 42 (7.41%) Analyst
8 41 (7.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 40 (7.05%) Infrastructure Architect
10 39 (6.88%) 3rd Line Support
11 36 (6.35%) Systems Engineer
12 35 (6.17%) Senior Network Engineer
13 34 (6.00%) IT Support Engineer
14 30 (5.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 30 (5.29%) Support Analyst
15 29 (5.11%) Administrator
16 27 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
17 24 (4.23%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 22 (3.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
19 21 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.59%) Middleware
2 21 (3.70%) LDAP
3 17 (3.00%) Web Services
4 9 (1.59%) CSS
5 8 (1.41%) EJB
5 8 (1.41%) J2EE
6 5 (0.88%) ADSI
7 4 (0.71%) Node.js
8 3 (0.53%) LAMP
9 2 (0.35%) .NET
9 2 (0.35%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (0.35%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (0.35%) Software Packaging
10 1 (0.18%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.18%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 118 (20.81%) Data Centre
2 45 (7.94%) Computer Science
3 42 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (7.23%) Driving Licence
5 40 (7.05%) Self-Motivation
6 30 (5.29%) Clustering
7 22 (3.88%) PKI
8 21 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
9 20 (3.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 19 (3.35%) Public Cloud
11 18 (3.17%) IBM Mainframe
11 18 (3.17%) iPad
11 18 (3.17%) Mainframe
12 17 (3.00%) Management Information System
13 12 (2.12%) Replication
14 9 (1.59%) Life Science
14 9 (1.59%) NHS
15 7 (1.23%) CMDB
16 6 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
16 6 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 349 (61.55%) Windows
2 236 (41.62%) Windows Server
3 116 (20.46%) Linux
4 112 (19.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 108 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 63 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 54 (9.52%) Windows 10
8 53 (9.35%) Windows 8
9 30 (5.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (4.41%) Unix
10 25 (4.41%) Windows XP
11 24 (4.23%) Mac OS X
12 7 (1.23%) CentOS
12 7 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
13 6 (1.06%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.88%) Android
15 3 (0.53%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.53%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.53%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (20.63%) ITIL
2 69 (12.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 61 (10.76%) Load Balancing
4 56 (9.88%) Problem-Solving
5 42 (7.41%) Network Management
6 41 (7.23%) Network Design
7 35 (6.17%) DevOps
7 35 (6.17%) Service Management
8 34 (6.00%) ITIL V3
9 32 (5.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (5.64%) Vulnerability Management
10 31 (5.47%) Migration
11 30 (5.29%) Time Management
12 29 (5.11%) High Availability
12 29 (5.11%) Presales
13 28 (4.94%) Test Automation
14 26 (4.59%) Incident Management
15 25 (4.41%) Root Cause Analysis
16 23 (4.06%) Analytics
16 23 (4.06%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 71 (12.52%) PowerShell
2 42 (7.41%) SQL
3 36 (6.35%) Bash Shell
4 31 (5.47%) Python
5 21 (3.70%) Perl
6 14 (2.47%) C
6 14 (2.47%) Java
7 8 (1.41%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 7 (1.23%) C++
8 7 (1.23%) JavaScript
9 6 (1.06%) Assembly Language
9 6 (1.06%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.71%) VBScript
11 3 (0.53%) PHP
12 2 (0.35%) C#
12 2 (0.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 66 (11.64%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (11.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (9.35%) MCSE
4 45 (7.94%) Security Cleared
5 43 (7.58%) DBS Check
6 39 (6.88%) CCNP
7 38 (6.70%) Degree
7 38 (6.70%) MCP
8 36 (6.35%) SC Cleared
9 35 (6.17%) CCNA
10 25 (4.41%) CCDP
11 24 (4.23%) MCSA
12 23 (4.06%) MCTS
13 22 (3.88%) CISSP
13 22 (3.88%) JNCIP
14 21 (3.70%) CCSE
15 20 (3.53%) IISP
15 20 (3.53%) ISSAP
16 15 (2.65%) Citrix Certification
17 14 (2.47%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.35%) SLA
2 25 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (3.17%) PCI DSS
4 13 (2.29%) HIPAA
5 8 (1.41%) PMO
6 7 (1.23%) GAMP
7 4 (0.71%) GCP
8 3 (0.53%) COBIT
8 3 (0.53%) QA
9 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.18%) GDPR
10 1 (0.18%) RMADS
System Software
1 388 (68.43%) Active Directory
2 149 (26.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 139 (24.51%) Hyper-V
4 44 (7.76%) vSphere
5 37 (6.53%) VMware ESXi
6 33 (5.82%) VMware NSX
7 32 (5.64%) Virtual Servers
8 28 (4.94%) XenApp
9 26 (4.59%) XenDesktop
10 24 (4.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 18 (3.17%) NFS
11 18 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
12 16 (2.82%) Terminal Services
13 15 (2.65%) Microsoft App-V
13 15 (2.65%) XenServer
14 8 (1.41%) vCloud
15 7 (1.23%) Virtual Desktop
16 6 (1.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 5 (0.88%) Docker
18 4 (0.71%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 54 (9.52%) SCCM
2 34 (6.00%) SCOM
3 25 (4.41%) Puppet
3 25 (4.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 24 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (4.23%) vCenter Server
5 23 (4.06%) WSUS
6 20 (3.53%) QRadar
7 18 (3.17%) Terraform
8 17 (3.00%) Ansible
8 17 (3.00%) Nagios
9 15 (2.65%) Cisco Prime
10 14 (2.47%) Nessus
11 12 (2.12%) Failover Clustering
12 10 (1.76%) EdgeSight
13 9 (1.59%) Cisco CME
14 7 (1.23%) Backup Exec
14 7 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
15 6 (1.06%) FortiGate
15 6 (1.06%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 284 (50.09%) Microsoft
2 246 (43.39%) VMware
3 178 (31.39%) Cisco
4 66 (11.64%) Citrix
5 63 (11.11%) Juniper
6 61 (10.76%) Apple
7 57 (10.05%) CheckPoint
8 50 (8.82%) IBM
9 48 (8.47%) Palo Alto
10 45 (7.94%) Oracle
11 39 (6.88%) HP
11 39 (6.88%) SolarWinds
11 39 (6.88%) Veeam
12 36 (6.35%) CommVault
13 31 (5.47%) F5
14 25 (4.41%) LogRhythm
15 24 (4.23%) Fortinet
15 24 (4.23%) Ivanti
16 22 (3.88%) Forcepoint
16 22 (3.88%) Splunk