Period
to 26 October 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 26 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > South East
6 months to
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 143 152 190
Rank change year-on-year +9 +38 -7
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 158 549 508
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.95% 2.18% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.96% 13.08% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 85 413 445
Median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,600 £23,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £62,050 £67,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% -3.80%

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 1,586 4,198 4,525
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.60% 16.65% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,241 3,251 3,549
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.70% -1.05% +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 26 October 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 26 October 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
Hampshire +75 64 £32,000 +1.59% 10
Thames Valley +40 49 £32,500 -14.47% 17
Berkshire +37 26 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Surrey +33 15 £30,000 +9.09% 7
East Sussex +15 15 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Oxfordshire +54 13 £47,500 +47.29% 6
West Sussex -24 12 £52,500 +9.38% 3
Buckinghamshire +48 11 £30,000 -31.82% 4
Kent +16 3 £27,500 -10.57% 1
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 26 October 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.

1 152 (96.20%) DNS
2 128 (81.01%) Active Directory
3 125 (79.11%) Windows
4 112 (70.89%) VMware
5 106 (67.09%) Microsoft
6 82 (51.90%) VMware Infrastructure
7 79 (50.00%) Windows Server
8 64 (40.51%) Security Cleared
9 51 (32.28%) Windows 10
9 51 (32.28%) Windows Server 2016
10 48 (30.38%) SCCM
11 44 (27.85%) Linux
11 44 (27.85%) Data Centre
12 43 (27.22%) PowerShell
13 42 (26.58%) Hyper-V
14 41 (25.95%) Windows Server 2012
15 39 (24.68%) Office 365
16 38 (24.05%) TCP/IP
16 38 (24.05%) Firewall
17 37 (23.42%) SC Cleared
17 37 (23.42%) VMware ESXi
18 36 (22.78%) Windows Server 2008
19 35 (22.15%) vSphere
20 34 (21.52%) DV Cleared
21 33 (20.89%) MS Exchange
22 30 (18.99%) Citrix
23 29 (18.35%) SCOM
24 27 (17.09%) WSUS
24 27 (17.09%) Windows Server 2003
25 26 (16.46%) SAN

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 33 (20.89%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (5.06%) Skype for Business
5 5 (3.16%) IIS
6 4 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.90%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.63%) Apache
9 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (14.56%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (7.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (7.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 39 (24.68%) Office 365
2 23 (14.56%) Azure
3 16 (10.13%) AWS
4 6 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.27%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.63%) GCP
7 1 (0.63%) IaaS
7 1 (0.63%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.63%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 152 (96.20%) DNS
2 38 (24.05%) Firewall
2 38 (24.05%) TCP/IP
3 26 (16.46%) LAN
3 26 (16.46%) SAN
4 17 (10.76%) FTP
4 17 (10.76%) VoIP
4 17 (10.76%) WLAN
5 16 (10.13%) VPN
6 15 (9.49%) Remote Desktop
6 15 (9.49%) WAN
7 14 (8.86%) Fibre Channel
8 11 (6.96%) VSAN
9 10 (6.33%) Skype
9 10 (6.33%) VLAN
10 7 (4.43%) DMZ
10 7 (4.43%) NAS
11 5 (3.16%) PBX
11 5 (3.16%) SSL
11 5 (3.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.63%) JIRA
General
1 6 (3.80%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.53%) Finance
3 3 (1.90%) Military
4 2 (1.27%) Electronics
4 2 (1.27%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.27%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.63%) Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Legal
5 1 (0.63%) Local Government
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (21.52%) Support Engineer
2 21 (13.29%) Server Engineer
3 18 (11.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 18 (11.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (10.13%) Wintel Engineer
5 15 (9.49%) 3rd Line Support
5 15 (9.49%) IT Engineer
5 15 (9.49%) IT Support
6 14 (8.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 14 (8.86%) Administrator
7 10 (6.33%) Architect
7 10 (6.33%) Platform Engineer
8 9 (5.70%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.70%) IT Technician
8 9 (5.70%) Network Engineer
8 9 (5.70%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (5.06%) IT Systems Administrator
9 8 (5.06%) Storage Administrator
9 8 (5.06%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (4.43%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.53%) LDAP
2 2 (1.27%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (1.27%) Spine.js
3 1 (0.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 44 (27.85%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.23%) Driving Licence
3 11 (6.96%) CMDB
4 9 (5.70%) Clustering
4 9 (5.70%) PKI
5 8 (5.06%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.90%) EPoS
8 2 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.27%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.63%) NHS
9 1 (0.63%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.63%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.63%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 125 (79.11%) Windows
2 79 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 51 (32.28%) Windows 10
3 51 (32.28%) Windows Server 2016
4 44 (27.85%) Linux
5 41 (25.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (22.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (17.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (15.82%) Windows 7
9 21 (13.29%) Windows Server 2019
10 11 (6.96%) Windows 8
11 9 (5.70%) Unix
12 7 (4.43%) CentOS
13 6 (3.80%) Windows XP
14 4 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (1.90%) Solaris
16 2 (1.27%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.63%) Check Point GAiA
17 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (13.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 20 (12.66%) ITIL
3 17 (10.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (10.76%) Patch Management
3 17 (10.76%) Proactive Management
4 16 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (10.13%) Server Patching
5 15 (9.49%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (9.49%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (9.49%) Storage Management
6 14 (8.86%) Performance Monitoring
6 14 (8.86%) Server Management
6 14 (8.86%) Validation
7 13 (8.23%) Data Centre Operations
7 13 (8.23%) IT Strategy
8 12 (7.59%) Data Protection
9 11 (6.96%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 11 (6.96%) Software Distribution
9 11 (6.96%) Virtual Environments
10 10 (6.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 43 (27.22%) PowerShell
2 14 (8.86%) Bash Shell
2 14 (8.86%) VB
3 13 (8.23%) C
4 10 (6.33%) SQL
5 5 (3.16%) Python
5 5 (3.16%) VBScript
6 2 (1.27%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 64 (40.51%) Security Cleared
2 37 (23.42%) SC Cleared
3 34 (21.52%) DV Cleared
4 14 (8.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (8.23%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (6.33%) Degree
7 9 (5.70%) CCNA
8 7 (4.43%) MCSA
9 6 (3.80%) MCSE
9 6 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (3.16%) CCNP
10 5 (3.16%) MCP
11 4 (2.53%) VCP6
12 1 (0.63%) CCENT
12 1 (0.63%) CCSA
12 1 (0.63%) LFCE
12 1 (0.63%) LFCS
12 1 (0.63%) Linux+ Certification
12 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.63%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.96%) SLA
2 2 (1.27%) GDPR
3 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 128 (81.01%) Active Directory
2 82 (51.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (26.58%) Hyper-V
4 37 (23.42%) VMware ESXi
5 35 (22.15%) vSphere
6 21 (13.29%) Virtual Servers
7 16 (10.13%) Virtual Machines
8 12 (7.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 11 (6.96%) Virtual Desktop
9 11 (6.96%) VMware Server
10 9 (5.70%) VMware NSX
11 5 (3.16%) Firmware
12 4 (2.53%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 4 (2.53%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (2.53%) XenApp
13 2 (1.27%) BitLocker
13 2 (1.27%) iptables
13 2 (1.27%) vCloud
13 2 (1.27%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.63%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 48 (30.38%) SCCM
2 29 (18.35%) SCOM
3 27 (17.09%) WSUS
4 14 (8.86%) NetBackup
4 14 (8.86%) PowerCLI
4 14 (8.86%) SCVMM
5 13 (8.23%) EMC NetWorker
6 11 (6.96%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 4 (2.53%) Ansible
7 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (2.53%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (2.53%) vRealize
8 3 (1.90%) vCenter Server
9 2 (1.27%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.27%) Kibana
9 2 (1.27%) Kubernetes
9 2 (1.27%) logstash
10 1 (0.63%) Nagios
10 1 (0.63%) SCSM
Vendors
1 112 (70.89%) VMware
2 106 (67.09%) Microsoft
3 30 (18.99%) Citrix
4 17 (10.76%) Cisco
4 17 (10.76%) EMC
5 16 (10.13%) Symantec
6 14 (8.86%) HP
7 12 (7.59%) Red Hat
8 8 (5.06%) Dell
9 6 (3.80%) F5
10 5 (3.16%) Infoblox
10 5 (3.16%) NetApp
10 5 (3.16%) SolarWinds
11 4 (2.53%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.90%) Apple
12 3 (1.90%) Fortinet
12 3 (1.90%) SonicWALL
12 3 (1.90%) Splunk
12 3 (1.90%) Veeam
12 3 (1.90%) Zscaler