Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > South East
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 187 174
Rank change year-on-year +6 -13 +6
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 515 535 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.79% 1.75% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.40% 9.91% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 447 484 648
South East median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -20.00% +13.33%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,825 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £38,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.80% -1.25% +6.67%

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 4,518 5,400 7,496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.70% 17.66% 21.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3,552 4,310 5,997
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +4.05%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,250 £67,500
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 15 November 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 15 November 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 +14 202 £35,000 -7.89% 24
Surrey +69 134 £45,000 +28.57% 10
Berkshire +28 116 £37,000 -15.43% 9
Hampshire -49 80 £37,500 +15.38% 16
West Sussex +32 66 £52,500 +43.84% 6
Oxfordshire -21 58 £34,000 -9.33% 7
Buckinghamshire +19 28 £40,000 +30.08% 8
Kent 0 18 £32,000 +20.75% 1
East Sussex -33 13 £55,000 +83.33% 3
Middlesex +4 1 £42,500 +13.33%
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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.

1 475 (92.23%) DNS
2 404 (78.45%) Windows
3 403 (78.25%) Active Directory
4 334 (64.85%) Windows Server
5 289 (56.12%) Microsoft
6 248 (48.16%) VMware
7 223 (43.30%) Firewall
8 193 (37.48%) Office 365
9 180 (34.95%) TCP/IP
10 177 (34.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 175 (33.98%) Windows Server 2008
12 165 (32.04%) VMware Infrastructure
13 160 (31.07%) Hyper-V
14 147 (28.54%) Microsoft Azure
15 137 (26.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 130 (25.24%) MS Exchange
17 118 (22.91%) Windows 10
18 116 (22.52%) PowerShell
19 114 (22.14%) VPN
20 111 (21.55%) Cisco
21 107 (20.78%) Linux
22 105 (20.39%) WAN
23 102 (19.81%) LAN
24 93 (18.06%) SCCM
25 92 (17.86%) ITIL
26 87 (16.89%) Citrix
27 81 (15.73%) Data Centre
28 78 (15.15%) Finance
28 78 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
29 73 (14.17%) PKI

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
1 130 (25.24%) MS Exchange
2 44 (8.54%) IIS
3 41 (7.96%) SharePoint
4 27 (5.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (3.88%) Skype for Business
6 11 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (1.55%) Apache
8 8 (1.55%) Confluence
9 5 (0.97%) nginx
10 4 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.58%) IBM Domino
11 3 (0.58%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.39%) SAS
13 1 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.19%) iPlanet
13 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
Applications
1 61 (11.84%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.97%) SOLIDWORKS
3 4 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.39%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 193 (37.48%) Office 365
2 147 (28.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (9.13%) Amazon AWS
4 40 (7.77%) IaaS
5 34 (6.60%) PaaS
6 29 (5.63%) Dynamics 365
7 19 (3.69%) Azure Active Directory
8 18 (3.50%) Mimecast
9 8 (1.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (1.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 7 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (1.36%) Amazon ELB
10 7 (1.36%) Amazon Glacier
10 7 (1.36%) Amazon S3
10 7 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.97%) G Suite
13 3 (0.58%) Akamai
13 3 (0.58%) GitHub
13 3 (0.58%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 475 (92.23%) DNS
2 223 (43.30%) Firewall
3 180 (34.95%) TCP/IP
4 114 (22.14%) VPN
5 105 (20.39%) WAN
6 102 (19.81%) LAN
7 66 (12.82%) Network Security
7 66 (12.82%) SAN
8 64 (12.43%) VLAN
9 61 (11.84%) Wireless
10 47 (9.13%) Wi-Fi
11 43 (8.35%) MPLS
12 36 (6.99%) Cisco ASA
12 36 (6.99%) VoIP
13 32 (6.21%) Skype
14 28 (5.44%) NetScaler
15 25 (4.85%) DWDM
15 25 (4.85%) Internet
16 22 (4.27%) BGP
16 22 (4.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (13.59%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
4 11 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.58%) Big Data
8 3 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.58%) MS Access
8 3 (0.58%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.58%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.39%) MySQL
10 1 (0.19%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.19%) DB2
10 1 (0.19%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (2.91%) JIRA
2 8 (1.55%) Subversion
3 7 (1.36%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.58%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.19%) MSI
General
1 78 (15.15%) Finance
2 17 (3.30%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.52%) Retail
4 9 (1.75%) Advertising
4 9 (1.75%) Banking
5 5 (0.97%) Back Office
6 4 (0.78%) Law
6 4 (0.78%) Legal
7 3 (0.58%) Billing
7 3 (0.58%) Games
8 2 (0.39%) Marketing
8 2 (0.39%) Online Betting
8 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.19%) German Language
9 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 121 (23.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 79 (15.34%) Support Engineer
3 61 (11.84%) IT Engineer
4 58 (11.26%) IT Support
5 57 (11.07%) Analyst
6 48 (9.32%) Architect
7 38 (7.38%) Administrator
8 37 (7.18%) Network Engineer
9 35 (6.80%) 2nd Line Support
10 34 (6.60%) Support Analyst
11 33 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
12 30 (5.83%) Windows Engineer
13 29 (5.63%) 3rd Line Support
14 27 (5.24%) IT Support Engineer
14 27 (5.24%) Systems Engineer
15 25 (4.85%) Infrastructure Architect
15 25 (4.85%) Server Engineer
16 24 (4.66%) Exchange Engineer
17 23 (4.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
18 22 (4.27%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.33%) LDAP
2 10 (1.94%) RabbitMQ
3 9 (1.75%) 802.1X
4 6 (1.17%) HTML
5 5 (0.97%) .NET
6 4 (0.78%) MSMQ
7 3 (0.58%) CSS
7 3 (0.58%) LAMP
8 2 (0.39%) PostGIS
9 1 (0.19%) .NET Core
9 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.19%) CGI
9 1 (0.19%) COM
9 1 (0.19%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.19%) Middleware
9 1 (0.19%) Qt
9 1 (0.19%) WAP
9 1 (0.19%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 81 (15.73%) Data Centre
2 73 (14.17%) PKI
3 35 (6.80%) Self-Motivation
4 20 (3.88%) Replication
5 17 (3.30%) Clustering
6 16 (3.11%) Computer Science
6 16 (3.11%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
9 10 (1.94%) CMDB
10 9 (1.75%) Driving Licence
11 8 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.55%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.17%) NHS
13 5 (0.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 5 (0.97%) Public Cloud
14 4 (0.78%) Cyberthreat
15 3 (0.58%) Blackberry
16 2 (0.39%) Handset
16 2 (0.39%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 404 (78.45%) Windows
2 334 (64.85%) Windows Server
3 177 (34.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 175 (33.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 118 (22.91%) Windows 10
6 107 (20.78%) Linux
7 71 (13.79%) Windows 7
8 36 (6.99%) Unix
9 25 (4.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (3.50%) Windows 8
11 16 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (2.91%) Windows XP
13 12 (2.33%) CentOS
14 7 (1.36%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.97%) VMS
16 4 (0.78%) Solaris
16 4 (0.78%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.58%) Apple iOS
17 3 (0.58%) Ubuntu
18 2 (0.39%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (26.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 92 (17.86%) ITIL
3 63 (12.23%) DevOps
4 59 (11.46%) Load Balancing
4 59 (11.46%) Migration
5 58 (11.26%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (10.49%) Scrum
7 45 (8.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 39 (7.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 38 (7.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 36 (6.99%) ITIL V3
11 35 (6.80%) Problem-Solving
12 30 (5.83%) Network Virtualisation
13 29 (5.63%) Systems Engineering
14 26 (5.05%) Network Management
15 25 (4.85%) High Availability
15 25 (4.85%) Line Management
15 25 (4.85%) Service Management
16 24 (4.66%) IT Strategy
16 24 (4.66%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (22.52%) PowerShell
2 34 (6.60%) Python
2 34 (6.60%) SQL
3 21 (4.08%) Bash Shell
4 19 (3.69%) Perl
5 14 (2.72%) C#
6 13 (2.52%) Ruby
6 13 (2.52%) VBScript
7 11 (2.14%) JavaScript
8 10 (1.94%) Java
9 8 (1.55%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.17%) PHP
11 3 (0.58%) Go
12 2 (0.39%) C
12 2 (0.39%) C++
13 1 (0.19%) VB
13 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 78 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (11.84%) Cisco Certification
3 50 (9.71%) MCSE
4 47 (9.13%) Security Cleared
5 39 (7.57%) Degree
6 38 (7.38%) CCNP
7 36 (6.99%) MCSA
8 34 (6.60%) SC Cleared
9 31 (6.02%) CCNA
10 23 (4.47%) MCP
11 15 (2.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 14 (2.72%) DBS Check
13 10 (1.94%) CCDP
13 10 (1.94%) LPIC
13 10 (1.94%) MCITP
14 8 (1.55%) DV Cleared
15 7 (1.36%) Citrix Certification
15 7 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
15 7 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (1.36%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.80%) GDPR
2 14 (2.72%) SLA
3 7 (1.36%) PMO
4 4 (0.78%) QA
5 3 (0.58%) ISO 22301
6 2 (0.39%) COBIT
6 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 403 (78.25%) Active Directory
2 165 (32.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 160 (31.07%) Hyper-V
4 50 (9.71%) VMware ESXi
5 44 (8.54%) vSphere
6 40 (7.77%) XenApp
7 29 (5.63%) Virtual Servers
8 28 (5.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 24 (4.66%) Virtual Machines
10 19 (3.69%) XenDesktop
11 11 (2.14%) Docker
11 11 (2.14%) Firmware
12 10 (1.94%) VMware NSX
13 7 (1.36%) Samba
13 7 (1.36%) Terminal Server
14 6 (1.17%) iptables
14 6 (1.17%) Microsoft App-V
14 6 (1.17%) Terminal Services
15 4 (0.78%) VirtualBox
15 4 (0.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 93 (18.06%) SCCM
2 64 (12.43%) SCOM
3 16 (3.11%) Ansible
3 16 (3.11%) Microsoft Intune
3 16 (3.11%) Puppet
4 15 (2.91%) WSUS
5 14 (2.72%) vCenter Server
6 12 (2.33%) Nagios
7 11 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (1.55%) NetBackup
8 8 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (1.55%) Terraform
9 7 (1.36%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 6 (1.17%) HP ALM
10 6 (1.17%) Microsoft Clustering
11 5 (0.97%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.97%) Cacti
11 5 (0.97%) Cisco Prime
11 5 (0.97%) EdgeSight
11 5 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 289 (56.12%) Microsoft
2 248 (48.16%) VMware
3 111 (21.55%) Cisco
4 87 (16.89%) Citrix
5 45 (8.74%) HP
6 34 (6.60%) SolarWinds
7 32 (6.21%) Apple
8 27 (5.24%) Symantec
9 24 (4.66%) Juniper
10 22 (4.27%) Red Hat
11 19 (3.69%) Ivanti
12 18 (3.50%) Veeam
13 16 (3.11%) CheckPoint
13 16 (3.11%) F5
13 16 (3.11%) Palo Alto
14 15 (2.91%) Dell
14 15 (2.91%) Google
15 12 (2.33%) LogRhythm
16 11 (2.14%) Oracle
16 11 (2.14%) ServiceNow