Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 146 187 185
Rank change year-on-year +41 -2 -2
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 551 498 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.17% 1.71% 1.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.09% 11.01% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 410 430 472
South East median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -14.63%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,975 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,250 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £39,518 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +3.99% -3.80% +1.28%

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 4,210 4,523 5,212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.61% 15.53% 17.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3,252 3,544 4,183
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £46,905 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.25% +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 October 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 23 October 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 +9 173 £38,000 +8.57% 49
Berkshire +10 105 £40,000 +14.29% 31
Hampshire +41 104 £31,500 -21.25% 32
West Sussex +46 97 £48,000 +1.05% 16
Surrey -2 91 £27,500 -38.89% 33
East Sussex +52 46 £40,000 -27.27% 4
Kent +15 40 £30,750 +13.89% 11
Buckinghamshire +18 38 £43,000 +7.50% 14
Oxfordshire 0 30 £32,250 -5.15% 4
Middlesex -8 1 £50,000 +17.65%
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 510 (92.56%) DNS
2 402 (72.96%) Windows
3 389 (70.60%) Active Directory
4 290 (52.63%) Microsoft
5 264 (47.91%) VMware
6 238 (43.19%) Windows Server
7 221 (40.11%) TCP/IP
8 219 (39.75%) Firewall
8 219 (39.75%) VMware Infrastructure
9 194 (35.21%) ITIL
10 175 (31.76%) Office 365
11 163 (29.58%) WAN
12 154 (27.95%) LAN
13 151 (27.40%) VPN
14 147 (26.68%) Cisco
15 146 (26.50%) Hyper-V
16 132 (23.96%) Azure
17 125 (22.69%) Windows Server 2012
18 119 (21.60%) Linux
19 118 (21.42%) MS Exchange
20 116 (21.05%) PowerShell
21 113 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
22 111 (20.15%) Citrix
23 102 (18.51%) Windows 10
24 97 (17.60%) Microsoft Certification
25 95 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
26 90 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
27 78 (14.16%) Finance
27 78 (14.16%) SCCM
28 75 (13.61%) Degree

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
1 118 (21.42%) MS Exchange
2 69 (12.52%) IIS
3 47 (8.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 27 (4.90%) SharePoint
5 20 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (3.09%) Skype for Business
7 11 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (1.81%) WebLogic
9 8 (1.45%) NetWeaver
10 7 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.09%) Apache
12 5 (0.91%) JBoss
12 5 (0.91%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.54%) Confluence
13 3 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.18%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.18%) JCAPS
14 1 (0.18%) nginx
14 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 74 (13.43%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.18%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 8 (1.45%) SAP BPC
2 5 (0.91%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (0.73%) Cisco SocialMiner
Cloud Services
1 175 (31.76%) Office 365
2 132 (23.96%) Azure
3 25 (4.54%) AWS
4 22 (3.99%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (3.81%) SaaS
6 15 (2.72%) IaaS
7 9 (1.63%) Power Platform
8 8 (1.45%) Dynamics 365
8 8 (1.45%) G Suite
9 6 (1.09%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 6 (1.09%) GCP
10 5 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (0.91%) OneDrive
10 5 (0.91%) PaaS
10 5 (0.91%) PowerApps
11 4 (0.73%) Mimecast
11 4 (0.73%) Yammer
12 2 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.18%) npm
13 1 (0.18%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 510 (92.56%) DNS
2 221 (40.11%) TCP/IP
3 219 (39.75%) Firewall
4 163 (29.58%) WAN
5 154 (27.95%) LAN
6 151 (27.40%) VPN
7 71 (12.89%) SAN
8 65 (11.80%) VLAN
8 65 (11.80%) Wireless
9 64 (11.62%) Internet
10 60 (10.89%) VoIP
11 41 (7.44%) SMTP
12 35 (6.35%) MPLS
13 32 (5.81%) Network Security
14 30 (5.44%) Cisco ASA
15 27 (4.90%) NAS
16 24 (4.36%) FTP
16 24 (4.36%) SSL
17 23 (4.17%) DMZ
18 22 (3.99%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (9.98%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (1.63%) Big Data
5 8 (1.45%) SAP BW
6 6 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (0.91%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.73%) MySQL
8 4 (0.73%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.73%) Power BI
9 3 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (0.54%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.36%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (0.36%) TKPROF
11 1 (0.18%) MS Access
11 1 (0.18%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.09%) Jenkins
3 5 (0.91%) JIRA
4 4 (0.73%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (0.73%) Subversion
4 4 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.18%) Bower
6 1 (0.18%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.18%) CMake
6 1 (0.18%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.18%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.18%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.18%) Valgrind
6 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 78 (14.16%) Finance
2 27 (4.90%) Retail
3 17 (3.09%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.54%) Legal
5 13 (2.36%) Back Office
5 13 (2.36%) Online Betting
6 12 (2.18%) Public Sector
7 11 (2.00%) Law
8 6 (1.09%) Games
9 5 (0.91%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.73%) Czech Language
11 3 (0.54%) Banking
11 3 (0.54%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.36%) Advertising
12 2 (0.36%) German Language
12 2 (0.36%) Marketing
13 1 (0.18%) Automotive
13 1 (0.18%) French Language
13 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 84 (15.25%) Analyst
2 79 (14.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 64 (11.62%) Support Engineer
4 54 (9.80%) Network Engineer
5 52 (9.44%) IT Support
5 52 (9.44%) Support Analyst
6 48 (8.71%) IT Engineer
7 40 (7.26%) Administrator
8 39 (7.08%) Systems Administrator
9 29 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
10 28 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
11 27 (4.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 26 (4.72%) Infrastructure Support
13 25 (4.54%) IT Technician
14 23 (4.17%) Architect
14 23 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 23 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
15 21 (3.81%) Server Engineer
16 20 (3.63%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
16 20 (3.63%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.63%) LDAP
2 9 (1.63%) Kafka
3 8 (1.45%) SAP Basis
4 7 (1.27%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (0.91%) LAPP Stack
5 5 (0.91%) Software Packaging
6 4 (0.73%) MAPI
6 4 (0.73%) Middleware
6 4 (0.73%) Spring
6 4 (0.73%) Web Services
7 3 (0.54%) .NET
7 3 (0.54%) 802.1X
8 2 (0.36%) POSIX
8 2 (0.36%) Qt
8 2 (0.36%) Yocto
9 1 (0.18%) .NET Core
9 1 (0.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 72 (13.07%) Data Centre
2 55 (9.98%) Management Information System
3 42 (7.62%) Self-Motivation
4 28 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (4.54%) PKI
6 19 (3.45%) Clustering
7 18 (3.27%) Linux Command Line
8 14 (2.54%) Private Cloud
9 13 (2.36%) NHS
10 12 (2.18%) Blackberry
11 11 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
12 9 (1.63%) EMC VNX
12 9 (1.63%) Public Cloud
13 8 (1.45%) CMDB
13 8 (1.45%) Replication
14 7 (1.27%) EFT
15 6 (1.09%) Fat Client
15 6 (1.09%) Thin Client
16 5 (0.91%) Algorithms
16 5 (0.91%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 402 (72.96%) Windows
2 238 (43.19%) Windows Server
3 125 (22.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 119 (21.60%) Linux
5 113 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 102 (18.51%) Windows 10
7 70 (12.70%) Windows 7
8 48 (8.71%) Unix
9 26 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (4.36%) Solaris
11 20 (3.63%) Windows 8
12 19 (3.45%) CentOS
12 19 (3.45%) Ubuntu
13 13 (2.36%) Mac OS
14 12 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (1.27%) Windows XP
16 4 (0.73%) Apple iOS
17 3 (0.54%) Android
17 3 (0.54%) Fedora
18 2 (0.36%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (35.21%) ITIL
2 90 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 46 (8.35%) Problem-Solving
4 45 (8.17%) Project Delivery
5 44 (7.99%) Server Management
6 40 (7.26%) Information Security
7 39 (7.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 39 (7.08%) Patch Management
8 35 (6.35%) Mentoring
9 30 (5.44%) Computer Science
9 30 (5.44%) Kalman Filter
9 30 (5.44%) Load Balancing
9 30 (5.44%) Network Design
10 29 (5.26%) Incident Management
11 28 (5.08%) Migration
11 28 (5.08%) Performance Monitoring
12 27 (4.90%) Cybersecurity
12 27 (4.90%) Service Management
13 25 (4.54%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (4.54%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 68 (12.34%) SQL
3 31 (5.63%) Python
4 27 (4.90%) C
5 16 (2.90%) Ruby
6 11 (2.00%) Bash Shell
7 9 (1.63%) Java
8 7 (1.27%) Go
9 5 (0.91%) Perl
10 3 (0.54%) C++
10 3 (0.54%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.36%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.36%) VBScript
12 1 (0.18%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.18%) Lua
12 1 (0.18%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 97 (17.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 95 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
3 75 (13.61%) Degree
4 57 (10.34%) CCNA
5 54 (9.80%) CCNP
6 53 (9.62%) Security Cleared
7 46 (8.35%) MCSE
8 42 (7.62%) MCP
9 38 (6.90%) MCSA
10 25 (4.54%) DV Cleared
11 20 (3.63%) Computer Science Degree
12 19 (3.45%) SC Cleared
13 16 (2.90%) CCIE
14 14 (2.54%) DBS Check
14 14 (2.54%) TOGAF Certification
15 13 (2.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 10 (1.81%) MCDST
17 9 (1.63%) CCDP
17 9 (1.63%) RHCE
18 6 (1.09%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (13.07%) SLA
2 34 (6.17%) PCI DSS
3 14 (2.54%) GDPR
3 14 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.81%) COBIT
5 6 (1.09%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.91%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.73%) PMO
8 3 (0.54%) QA
9 2 (0.36%) DICOM
9 2 (0.36%) NCSC
9 2 (0.36%) NIST
9 2 (0.36%) RMADS
10 1 (0.18%) GxP
10 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 389 (70.60%) Active Directory
2 219 (39.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 146 (26.50%) Hyper-V
4 49 (8.89%) VMware ESXi
5 43 (7.80%) vSphere
6 40 (7.26%) Firmware
7 22 (3.99%) NFS
8 17 (3.09%) Virtual Machines
9 16 (2.90%) XenDesktop
10 14 (2.54%) Terminal Server
11 13 (2.36%) Docker
12 12 (2.18%) Terminal Services
13 6 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
14 5 (0.91%) DFS Replication
14 5 (0.91%) iptables
14 5 (0.91%) ISA Server
14 5 (0.91%) VMware NSX
15 2 (0.36%) ProxySG
16 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 78 (14.16%) SCCM
2 43 (7.80%) WSUS
3 34 (6.17%) SCOM
4 29 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
5 28 (5.08%) vRealize
6 21 (3.81%) Ansible
7 17 (3.09%) vCenter Server
8 15 (2.72%) EMC NetWorker
9 14 (2.54%) NetBackup
9 14 (2.54%) SCVMM
9 14 (2.54%) Single Sign-On
10 13 (2.36%) Puppet
11 9 (1.63%) Backup Exec
11 9 (1.63%) Kubernetes
12 7 (1.27%) Cisco Prime
12 7 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (1.27%) SolarWinds Orion
13 6 (1.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 5 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
14 5 (0.91%) Kibana
Vendors
1 290 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 264 (47.91%) VMware
3 147 (26.68%) Cisco
4 111 (20.15%) Citrix
5 66 (11.98%) HP
6 50 (9.07%) ServiceNow
7 35 (6.35%) Juniper
8 34 (6.17%) Dell
9 33 (5.99%) EMC
10 27 (4.90%) CheckPoint
10 27 (4.90%) Palo Alto
11 24 (4.36%) IBM
12 23 (4.17%) Oracle
13 22 (3.99%) Forcepoint
14 21 (3.81%) Symantec
14 21 (3.81%) Veeam
15 20 (3.63%) Splunk
16 19 (3.45%) F5
17 17 (3.09%) Avaya
17 17 (3.09%) Red Hat