Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 178 196 167
Rank change year-on-year +18 -29 +32
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 482 508 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.80% 1.64% 2.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.24% 9.54% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 419 445 614
South East median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -23.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £64,000 £62,200 £68,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4,289 5,324 6,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.03% 17.19% 21.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3,351 4,178 5,461
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +0.56%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +16 183 £35,000 - 33
Surrey +78 120 £45,000 +16.88% 18
Berkshire +13 103 £37,500 +20.00% 17
West Sussex +45 79 £52,500 +84.21% 3
Hampshire -51 75 £42,000 +29.78% 14
Oxfordshire +20 48 £35,000 -6.67% 3
Buckinghamshire +15 32 £40,000 +14.29% 13
East Sussex -17 16 £50,000 +66.67%
Kent +2 5 £40,000 +29.03% 6
Middlesex +2 1 £42,500 +13.33%
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 448 (92.95%) DNS
2 383 (79.46%) Windows
3 356 (73.86%) Active Directory
4 289 (59.96%) Windows Server
5 263 (54.56%) Microsoft
6 221 (45.85%) VMware
7 215 (44.61%) Firewall
8 194 (40.25%) Office 365
9 188 (39.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 172 (35.68%) Hyper-V
11 165 (34.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 154 (31.95%) Microsoft Azure
13 152 (31.54%) TCP/IP
14 142 (29.46%) Windows 10
15 126 (26.14%) VMware Infrastructure
16 123 (25.52%) PowerShell
17 122 (25.31%) Linux
18 121 (25.10%) Cisco
18 121 (25.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 118 (24.48%) MS Exchange
20 112 (23.24%) WAN
21 108 (22.41%) VPN
22 107 (22.20%) SCCM
23 100 (20.75%) ITIL
24 95 (19.71%) Citrix
25 92 (19.09%) LAN
26 87 (18.05%) Windows 7
27 86 (17.84%) Microsoft Certification
28 79 (16.39%) Data Centre
29 75 (15.56%) Cisco 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
1 118 (24.48%) MS Exchange
2 40 (8.30%) IIS
3 39 (8.09%) SharePoint
4 30 (6.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 18 (3.73%) Skype for Business
7 17 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (2.28%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (1.66%) Apache
10 8 (1.66%) Confluence
11 6 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (1.24%) IBM Domino
12 5 (1.04%) nginx
13 4 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.41%) SAS
14 2 (0.41%) Site Server
14 2 (0.41%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.21%) iPlanet
Applications
1 63 (13.07%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.21%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 194 (40.25%) Office 365
2 154 (31.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (6.85%) IaaS
5 24 (4.98%) PaaS
6 20 (4.15%) Dynamics 365
7 18 (3.73%) Mimecast
8 17 (3.53%) Azure Active Directory
9 10 (2.07%) SaaS
10 6 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (1.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 5 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (1.04%) iTunes
12 3 (0.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.62%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.62%) Amazon Glacier
12 3 (0.62%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.62%) G Suite
13 2 (0.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 448 (92.95%) DNS
2 215 (44.61%) Firewall
3 152 (31.54%) TCP/IP
4 112 (23.24%) WAN
5 108 (22.41%) VPN
6 92 (19.09%) LAN
7 71 (14.73%) Network Security
7 71 (14.73%) SAN
8 67 (13.90%) Wireless
9 58 (12.03%) VLAN
10 56 (11.62%) VoIP
10 56 (11.62%) Wi-Fi
11 52 (10.79%) MPLS
12 36 (7.47%) Cisco ASA
13 31 (6.43%) Skype
14 28 (5.81%) DWDM
15 25 (5.19%) Internet
15 25 (5.19%) NetScaler
16 24 (4.98%) BGP
17 22 (4.56%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (15.35%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (2.49%) DB2
3 12 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (1.87%) Oracle Database
6 8 (1.66%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (1.45%) Big Data
7 7 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (1.45%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (1.24%) MS Access
8 6 (1.24%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (1.04%) HBase
9 5 (1.04%) MySQL
10 4 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.21%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 14 (2.90%) JIRA
2 11 (2.28%) Git (software)
2 11 (2.28%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.45%) Subversion
4 1 (0.21%) MSI
General
1 70 (14.52%) Finance
2 19 (3.94%) Telecoms
3 9 (1.87%) Advertising
4 8 (1.66%) Retail
5 6 (1.24%) Banking
6 3 (0.62%) Legal
7 2 (0.41%) Billing
7 2 (0.41%) Electronics
7 2 (0.41%) Games
8 1 (0.21%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 110 (22.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 66 (13.69%) Analyst
3 60 (12.45%) IT Engineer
4 57 (11.83%) IT Support
5 54 (11.20%) Support Engineer
6 45 (9.34%) Network Engineer
7 44 (9.13%) Support Analyst
8 41 (8.51%) Administrator
9 37 (7.68%) Systems Administrator
10 35 (7.26%) Architect
11 31 (6.43%) Windows Engineer
12 29 (6.02%) 2nd Line Support
13 26 (5.39%) IT Analyst
14 24 (4.98%) Senior IT Engineer
14 24 (4.98%) Technical Support
14 24 (4.98%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
15 21 (4.36%) 3rd Line Support
15 21 (4.36%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
16 20 (4.15%) IT Support Analyst
16 20 (4.15%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.36%) LDAP
2 10 (2.07%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (1.45%) 802.1X
3 7 (1.45%) REST
3 7 (1.45%) SOAP
3 7 (1.45%) Web Services
3 7 (1.45%) XML
4 6 (1.24%) HTML
5 4 (0.83%) LAMP
6 2 (0.41%) .NET
7 1 (0.21%) CGI
7 1 (0.21%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 79 (16.39%) Data Centre
2 73 (15.15%) PKI
3 34 (7.05%) Clustering
4 30 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (5.60%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (2.90%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.28%) CMDB
8 8 (1.66%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.66%) Replication
9 7 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.24%) NHS
10 6 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (1.04%) iPhone
11 5 (1.04%) Private Cloud
12 4 (0.83%) CESG
12 4 (0.83%) Cyberthreat
12 4 (0.83%) Public Cloud
13 3 (0.62%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.62%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 383 (79.46%) Windows
2 289 (59.96%) Windows Server
3 188 (39.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 165 (34.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 142 (29.46%) Windows 10
6 122 (25.31%) Linux
7 87 (18.05%) Windows 7
8 46 (9.54%) Unix
9 36 (7.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (3.53%) Windows XP
11 14 (2.90%) CentOS
12 11 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (2.07%) Windows 8
14 8 (1.66%) AIX
14 8 (1.66%) Apple iOS
15 6 (1.24%) VMS
16 4 (0.83%) Solaris
17 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.41%) SUSE
17 2 (0.41%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (25.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 100 (20.75%) ITIL
3 71 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (14.32%) DevOps
5 59 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 57 (11.83%) Continuous Improvement
7 54 (11.20%) Scrum
8 53 (11.00%) High Availability
9 47 (9.75%) Load Balancing
9 47 (9.75%) Problem-Solving
10 46 (9.54%) Migration
11 44 (9.13%) Remediation Plan
11 44 (9.13%) Runbook
12 34 (7.05%) Disaster Recovery
12 34 (7.05%) ITIL V3
12 34 (7.05%) Systems Engineering
13 32 (6.64%) Service Management
14 30 (6.22%) Project Management
15 27 (5.60%) Line Management
16 26 (5.39%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 123 (25.52%) PowerShell
2 39 (8.09%) SQL
3 30 (6.22%) Python
4 29 (6.02%) VBScript
5 22 (4.56%) Bash Shell
6 14 (2.90%) Perl
7 13 (2.70%) Java
7 13 (2.70%) JavaScript
8 9 (1.87%) C#
9 8 (1.66%) Ruby
10 6 (1.24%) PHP
11 4 (0.83%) C
11 4 (0.83%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.62%) Go
13 1 (0.21%) C++
13 1 (0.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 86 (17.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 75 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
3 51 (10.58%) MCSE
4 47 (9.75%) CCNP
5 43 (8.92%) MCSA
6 42 (8.71%) Degree
7 38 (7.88%) Security Cleared
8 37 (7.68%) CCNA
9 31 (6.43%) SC Cleared
10 20 (4.15%) MCP
11 11 (2.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (2.07%) LPIC
12 10 (2.07%) MCITP
13 9 (1.87%) CCDP
14 8 (1.66%) CISSP
14 8 (1.66%) DV Cleared
15 7 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
16 6 (1.24%) CCIE
16 6 (1.24%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (11.00%) GDPR
2 20 (4.15%) SLA
3 7 (1.45%) GAMP
4 4 (0.83%) PMO
5 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.41%) QA
5 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.21%) COBIT
6 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 356 (73.86%) Active Directory
2 172 (35.68%) Hyper-V
3 126 (26.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 52 (10.79%) VMware ESXi
5 47 (9.75%) XenApp
6 32 (6.64%) Virtual Machines
6 32 (6.64%) vSphere
7 20 (4.15%) Virtual Servers
8 18 (3.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 15 (3.11%) XenDesktop
10 11 (2.28%) DFS Replication
11 9 (1.87%) Docker
11 9 (1.87%) Terminal Server
12 8 (1.66%) Firmware
13 7 (1.45%) iptables
13 7 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (1.04%) pfSense
14 5 (1.04%) Terminal Services
15 4 (0.83%) oVirt
15 4 (0.83%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 107 (22.20%) SCCM
2 62 (12.86%) SCOM
3 22 (4.56%) vCenter Server
4 21 (4.36%) WSUS
5 17 (3.53%) Microsoft Intune
6 12 (2.49%) Puppet
7 11 (2.28%) Ansible
7 11 (2.28%) SCVMM
8 9 (1.87%) Nagios
9 7 (1.45%) Backup Exec
9 7 (1.45%) NetBackup
10 6 (1.24%) HP ALM
10 6 (1.24%) Kubernetes
10 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Clustering
10 6 (1.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 5 (1.04%) EdgeSight
11 5 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (0.83%) QRadar
12 4 (0.83%) SELinux
12 4 (0.83%) Terraform
Vendors
1 263 (54.56%) Microsoft
2 221 (45.85%) VMware
3 121 (25.10%) Cisco
4 95 (19.71%) Citrix
5 55 (11.41%) SolarWinds
6 39 (8.09%) HP
6 39 (8.09%) Symantec
7 35 (7.26%) Ivanti
8 23 (4.77%) Red Hat
9 18 (3.73%) Apple
10 17 (3.53%) Juniper
10 17 (3.53%) Oracle
11 16 (3.32%) Dell
11 16 (3.32%) Veeam
12 15 (3.11%) Google
13 12 (2.49%) F5
14 11 (2.28%) Palo Alto
15 10 (2.07%) Fortinet
15 10 (2.07%) IBM
15 10 (2.07%) LogRhythm