Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 174 185
Rank change year-on-year -3 +11 -27
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 530 541 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.79% 1.87% 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.20% 10.31% 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 449 466 612
South East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -11.39% +5.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +2.67% +2.74%

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 4,732 5,245 7,420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.98% 18.12% 20.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3,740 4,196 6,047
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49% +4.71%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £25,250
90th Percentile £69,100 £65,000 £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 September 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 18 September 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 -10 245 £35,750 -10.63% 9
Berkshire +21 158 £37,000 -15.43% 4
Surrey +57 130 £38,750 +10.71% 21
Hampshire -42 76 £40,000 +26.98% 13
Oxfordshire -42 57 £35,000 -6.67% 2
Kent +5 34 £22,500 - 3
Buckinghamshire +20 30 £40,000 +33.33% 3
West Sussex -4 28 £50,000 +42.86% 4
East Sussex -20 15 £46,250 +54.17% 3
Middlesex +8 1 £42,500 +13.33% 1
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 498 (93.96%) DNS
2 408 (76.98%) Active Directory
3 376 (70.94%) Windows
4 308 (58.11%) Windows Server
5 301 (56.79%) Microsoft
6 252 (47.55%) VMware
7 212 (40.00%) Firewall
8 173 (32.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 169 (31.89%) TCP/IP
10 157 (29.62%) Office 365
11 154 (29.06%) Hyper-V
12 144 (27.17%) Windows Server 2012
13 139 (26.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 138 (26.04%) Microsoft Azure
15 137 (25.85%) Windows Server 2008
15 137 (25.85%) Cisco
16 124 (23.40%) MS Exchange
17 112 (21.13%) LAN
18 111 (20.94%) VPN
19 107 (20.19%) WAN
20 99 (18.68%) PowerShell
21 98 (18.49%) Windows 10
22 87 (16.42%) Linux
23 81 (15.28%) Data Centre
24 80 (15.09%) ITIL
25 77 (14.53%) Citrix
26 74 (13.96%) VLAN
27 73 (13.77%) Load Balancing
28 72 (13.58%) Network Security
28 72 (13.58%) SQL Server

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
1 124 (23.40%) MS Exchange
2 48 (9.06%) IIS
3 38 (7.17%) SharePoint
4 16 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (2.64%) Skype for Business
6 11 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (1.89%) Confluence
8 7 (1.32%) Apache
8 7 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (1.13%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.57%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.38%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.38%) nginx
13 1 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
Applications
1 61 (11.51%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.13%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.94%) SOLIDWORKS
4 4 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.75%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 157 (29.62%) Office 365
2 138 (26.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (9.25%) Amazon AWS
4 47 (8.87%) IaaS
5 44 (8.30%) PaaS
6 37 (6.98%) Dynamics 365
7 18 (3.40%) Azure Active Directory
8 10 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 10 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (1.89%) Amazon S3
8 10 (1.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 9 (1.70%) Amazon ELB
9 9 (1.70%) Amazon Glacier
10 8 (1.51%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (1.51%) Mimecast
11 7 (1.32%) Akamai
12 6 (1.13%) IBM Cloud
13 5 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
14 4 (0.75%) GitHub
15 3 (0.57%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 498 (93.96%) DNS
2 212 (40.00%) Firewall
3 169 (31.89%) TCP/IP
4 112 (21.13%) LAN
5 111 (20.94%) VPN
6 107 (20.19%) WAN
7 74 (13.96%) VLAN
8 72 (13.58%) Network Security
9 66 (12.45%) SAN
10 52 (9.81%) Wireless
11 41 (7.74%) Cisco ASA
12 38 (7.17%) Wi-Fi
13 33 (6.23%) MPLS
14 32 (6.04%) VoIP
15 30 (5.66%) WLAN
16 28 (5.28%) NetScaler
17 23 (4.34%) NAS
18 22 (4.15%) Skype
19 21 (3.96%) Internet
20 20 (3.77%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (13.58%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (1.70%) Oracle Database
3 9 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (1.32%) Big Data
5 7 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.75%) MySQL
9 3 (0.57%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.38%) MS Access
10 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.19%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.19%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 17 (3.21%) JIRA
2 13 (2.45%) Git (software)
3 12 (2.26%) Subversion
4 8 (1.51%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.38%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.19%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.19%) MSI
6 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
General
1 67 (12.64%) Finance
2 23 (4.34%) Retail
3 18 (3.40%) Telecoms
4 10 (1.89%) Banking
5 8 (1.51%) Back Office
5 8 (1.51%) German Language
6 6 (1.13%) Marketing
7 4 (0.75%) Advertising
7 4 (0.75%) Law
7 4 (0.75%) Legal
8 3 (0.57%) Billing
8 3 (0.57%) Games
9 2 (0.38%) Electronics
9 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.38%) Online Betting
9 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.38%) Publishing
10 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.19%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.19%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 118 (22.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 87 (16.42%) Support Engineer
3 67 (12.64%) IT Engineer
4 62 (11.70%) IT Support
5 56 (10.57%) Analyst
6 50 (9.43%) Architect
7 36 (6.79%) IT Support Engineer
8 32 (6.04%) Administrator
9 31 (5.85%) 3rd Line Support
10 30 (5.66%) Network Engineer
10 30 (5.66%) Support Analyst
11 29 (5.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 28 (5.28%) Azure Engineer
13 27 (5.09%) 2nd Line Support
14 25 (4.72%) Infrastructure Architect
15 22 (4.15%) Systems Engineer
16 21 (3.96%) Server Engineer
16 21 (3.96%) Systems Administrator
17 20 (3.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 20 (3.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.89%) LDAP
2 9 (1.70%) 802.1X
3 7 (1.32%) CSS
3 7 (1.32%) Middleware
3 7 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (1.13%) HTML
5 5 (0.94%) .NET
6 4 (0.75%) LAMP
6 4 (0.75%) MSMQ
6 4 (0.75%) Node.js
7 2 (0.38%) PostGIS
8 1 (0.19%) .NET Core
8 1 (0.19%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.19%) CGI
8 1 (0.19%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (0.19%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.19%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.19%) WAP
8 1 (0.19%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 81 (15.28%) Data Centre
2 63 (11.89%) PKI
3 30 (5.66%) Self-Motivation
4 27 (5.09%) Replication
5 20 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.77%) Driving Licence
5 20 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 15 (2.83%) Computer Science
7 13 (2.45%) Video Conferencing
8 11 (2.08%) Public Cloud
9 10 (1.89%) Cyberthreat
9 10 (1.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 9 (1.70%) Clustering
10 9 (1.70%) Life Science
11 7 (1.32%) CMDB
11 7 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.13%) IBM Mainframe
12 6 (1.13%) Mainframe
12 6 (1.13%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 376 (70.94%) Windows
2 308 (58.11%) Windows Server
3 144 (27.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 137 (25.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 98 (18.49%) Windows 10
6 87 (16.42%) Linux
7 50 (9.43%) Windows 7
8 22 (4.15%) Unix
9 21 (3.96%) Windows 8
10 16 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (2.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (2.45%) CentOS
12 13 (2.45%) Windows XP
13 11 (2.08%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.75%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.38%) Android
15 2 (0.38%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.38%) SUSE
15 2 (0.38%) VMS
15 2 (0.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (26.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 80 (15.09%) ITIL
3 73 (13.77%) Load Balancing
4 64 (12.08%) Migration
5 58 (10.94%) DevOps
6 48 (9.06%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (9.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 45 (8.49%) Scrum
8 39 (7.36%) Network Virtualisation
9 32 (6.04%) Problem-Solving
10 30 (5.66%) Project Management
11 27 (5.09%) IT Strategy
12 25 (4.72%) ITIL V3
12 25 (4.72%) Network Management
13 23 (4.34%) Continuous Improvement
13 23 (4.34%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (3.96%) Network Design
14 21 (3.96%) Presales
15 15 (2.83%) E-Commerce
15 15 (2.83%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 99 (18.68%) PowerShell
2 31 (5.85%) Python
3 25 (4.72%) SQL
4 23 (4.34%) Bash Shell
5 21 (3.96%) Perl
6 17 (3.21%) JavaScript
7 14 (2.64%) C#
8 12 (2.26%) Java
8 12 (2.26%) Ruby
9 11 (2.08%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.13%) PHP
11 3 (0.57%) C
12 2 (0.38%) C++
13 1 (0.19%) VB
13 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 66 (12.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
3 47 (8.87%) MCSE
4 39 (7.36%) Degree
5 37 (6.98%) DBS Check
6 36 (6.79%) Security Cleared
7 30 (5.66%) MCSA
8 29 (5.47%) CCNP
9 28 (5.28%) CCNA
10 25 (4.72%) MCP
11 22 (4.15%) SC Cleared
12 16 (3.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 15 (2.83%) CCDP
14 11 (2.08%) JNCIP
15 10 (1.89%) CCSE
15 10 (1.89%) CISSP
15 10 (1.89%) IISP
15 10 (1.89%) ISSAP
16 9 (1.70%) Citrix Certification
16 9 (1.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.45%) GDPR
2 10 (1.89%) SLA
3 9 (1.70%) PMO
4 8 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.94%) GAMP
6 4 (0.75%) GCP
7 3 (0.57%) ISO 22301
7 3 (0.57%) QA
8 2 (0.38%) COBIT
8 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 408 (76.98%) Active Directory
2 173 (32.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 154 (29.06%) Hyper-V
4 48 (9.06%) vSphere
5 46 (8.68%) VMware ESXi
6 27 (5.09%) XenApp
7 26 (4.91%) Virtual Machines
8 25 (4.72%) Virtual Servers
9 23 (4.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 22 (4.15%) XenDesktop
11 19 (3.58%) VMware NSX
12 11 (2.08%) Firmware
13 10 (1.89%) Docker
14 9 (1.70%) Samba
15 7 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
16 6 (1.13%) NFS
16 6 (1.13%) vCloud
17 5 (0.94%) Virtual Desktop
17 5 (0.94%) XenServer
18 4 (0.75%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 64 (12.08%) SCCM
2 51 (9.62%) SCOM
3 20 (3.77%) Puppet
4 18 (3.40%) Ansible
5 14 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (2.45%) Nagios
7 11 (2.08%) Terraform
7 11 (2.08%) vCenter Server
8 10 (1.89%) QRadar
9 9 (1.70%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (1.70%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 8 (1.51%) Cisco Prime
10 8 (1.51%) WSUS
11 7 (1.32%) Cisco CME
11 7 (1.32%) NetBackup
12 6 (1.13%) HP ALM
12 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Intune
12 6 (1.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 5 (0.94%) Backup Exec
13 5 (0.94%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 301 (56.79%) Microsoft
2 252 (47.55%) VMware
3 137 (25.85%) Cisco
4 77 (14.53%) Citrix
5 56 (10.57%) Apple
6 42 (7.92%) HP
7 34 (6.42%) CheckPoint
8 33 (6.23%) Juniper
9 29 (5.47%) SolarWinds
9 29 (5.47%) Veeam
10 24 (4.53%) Palo Alto
11 22 (4.15%) Red Hat
12 19 (3.58%) IBM
12 19 (3.58%) Oracle
13 18 (3.40%) F5
14 15 (2.83%) Dell
15 14 (2.64%) Forcepoint
15 14 (2.64%) Fortinet
15 14 (2.64%) LogRhythm
16 12 (2.26%) Symantec