Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > South East
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 163 197
Rank change year-on-year -24 +34 -41
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 565 662 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.79% 2.10% 1.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.39% 9.92% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 483 602 603
South East median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £21,600 £25,000 £23,800
90th Percentile £62,950 £67,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +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 5,437 6,675 8,268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.26% 21.20% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4,247 5,347 6,938
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -37 202 £37,500 -13.72% 33
Hampshire +13 166 £35,000 -12.50% 24
Berkshire +8 123 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Surrey +14 95 £37,500 +2.74% 11
East Sussex -21 47 £30,000 -25.00% 4
Buckinghamshire -21 42 £35,000 -36.36% 11
Oxfordshire -71 37 £32,750 -39.35% 8
Kent -35 30 £28,500 -32.94% 7
West Sussex -17 23 £34,500 -8.00% 4
Middlesex +10 1 £37,500 +66.67%
Home Counties - 1 £40,000 -
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 525 (92.92%) DNS
2 374 (66.19%) Windows
3 372 (65.84%) Active Directory
4 271 (47.96%) Microsoft
5 252 (44.60%) Windows Server
6 226 (40.00%) VMware
7 225 (39.82%) Firewall
8 192 (33.98%) TCP/IP
9 171 (30.27%) Cisco
10 156 (27.61%) WAN
11 153 (27.08%) Linux
12 142 (25.13%) VMware Infrastructure
13 137 (24.25%) LAN
13 137 (24.25%) Windows Server 2012
14 133 (23.54%) VPN
15 131 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
16 128 (22.65%) MS Exchange
17 126 (22.30%) Office 365
18 119 (21.06%) Hyper-V
19 103 (18.23%) ITIL
20 100 (17.70%) Data Centre
21 97 (17.17%) Windows 7
22 96 (16.99%) PowerShell
23 87 (15.40%) Microsoft Office
24 84 (14.87%) Microsoft Azure
24 84 (14.87%) Amazon AWS
25 79 (13.98%) Windows 10
26 74 (13.10%) Cisco Certification
27 69 (12.21%) SAN
27 69 (12.21%) Wireless

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
1 128 (22.65%) MS Exchange
2 44 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (7.26%) Apache
4 40 (7.08%) SharePoint
5 31 (5.49%) IIS
6 26 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (2.30%) Skype for Business
9 11 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (1.59%) Oracle Service Bus
11 8 (1.42%) nginx
11 8 (1.42%) WebLogic
12 6 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (1.06%) TPMS
13 5 (0.88%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.71%) Confluence
15 3 (0.53%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.53%) WebSphere
16 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2000
17 1 (0.18%) Site Server
Applications
1 87 (15.40%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.88%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.35%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.18%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 126 (22.30%) Office 365
2 84 (14.87%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (14.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.01%) IaaS
4 15 (2.65%) SaaS
5 14 (2.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 13 (2.30%) AWS CloudTrail
7 11 (1.95%) PaaS
8 10 (1.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 9 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
9 9 (1.59%) Bluemix
9 9 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (1.59%) IBM Cloud
10 8 (1.42%) G Suite
11 7 (1.24%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (0.71%) Akamai
14 3 (0.53%) Amazon Glacier
14 3 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 525 (92.92%) DNS
2 225 (39.82%) Firewall
3 192 (33.98%) TCP/IP
4 156 (27.61%) WAN
5 137 (24.25%) LAN
6 133 (23.54%) VPN
7 69 (12.21%) SAN
7 69 (12.21%) Wireless
8 67 (11.86%) VLAN
9 64 (11.33%) VoIP
10 55 (9.73%) OSPF
11 45 (7.96%) MPLS
11 45 (7.96%) SSL
12 43 (7.61%) BGP
12 43 (7.61%) HTTP
13 39 (6.90%) SNMP
14 32 (5.66%) Remote Desktop
15 31 (5.49%) Cisco Nexus
16 30 (5.31%) Network Security
17 29 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (8.67%) SQL Server
2 31 (5.49%) MySQL
3 13 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (1.95%) Big Data
5 8 (1.42%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (0.88%) Redis
6 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.71%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.35%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.18%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (4.07%) Git (software)
2 14 (2.48%) Jenkins
3 13 (2.30%) JIRA
3 13 (2.30%) TeamCity
4 11 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (1.42%) Subversion
6 5 (0.88%) MSI
7 4 (0.71%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.53%) AdminStudio
8 3 (0.53%) Wise Package Studio
9 1 (0.18%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.18%) Bower
9 1 (0.18%) NuGet
9 1 (0.18%) TestRail
9 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 45 (7.96%) Retail
2 27 (4.78%) Finance
3 18 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.06%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.06%) Marketing
5 5 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.53%) Advertising
7 2 (0.35%) Publishing
8 1 (0.18%) Automotive
8 1 (0.18%) Legal
8 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 132 (23.36%) Support Engineer
2 101 (17.88%) Network Engineer
3 67 (11.86%) IT Support
4 63 (11.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 60 (10.62%) Analyst
6 59 (10.44%) IT Engineer
7 49 (8.67%) Support Analyst
8 48 (8.50%) Systems Engineer
9 47 (8.32%) 2nd Line Support
9 47 (8.32%) Architect
10 45 (7.96%) 3rd Line Support
11 44 (7.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 37 (6.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 35 (6.19%) Senior Network Engineer
14 34 (6.02%) Administrator
14 34 (6.02%) IT Support Engineer
15 31 (5.49%) Linux Administrator
16 27 (4.78%) Infrastructure Architect
17 26 (4.60%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 24 (4.25%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.25%) LDAP
2 20 (3.54%) Web Services
3 17 (3.01%) Middleware
4 8 (1.42%) EJB
4 8 (1.42%) J2EE
5 6 (1.06%) 802.1X
6 4 (0.71%) CSS
7 3 (0.53%) ADSI
7 3 (0.53%) YAML
8 2 (0.35%) .NET
8 2 (0.35%) LAMP
8 2 (0.35%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.18%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.18%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (0.18%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (0.18%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 100 (17.70%) Data Centre
2 68 (12.04%) Computer Science
3 42 (7.43%) Clustering
4 40 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (6.19%) Driving Licence
6 28 (4.96%) PKI
7 15 (2.65%) Management Information System
8 13 (2.30%) Embedded Systems
9 12 (2.12%) Cyberthreat
9 12 (2.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 9 (1.59%) IBM Mainframe
10 9 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
10 9 (1.59%) Mainframe
10 9 (1.59%) Public Cloud
11 8 (1.42%) Enterprise Storage
11 8 (1.42%) iPad
12 7 (1.24%) CMDB
12 7 (1.24%) Fintech
12 7 (1.24%) Smartphone
12 7 (1.24%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 374 (66.19%) Windows
2 252 (44.60%) Windows Server
3 153 (27.08%) Linux
4 137 (24.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 131 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 97 (17.17%) Windows 7
7 79 (13.98%) Windows 10
8 65 (11.50%) Windows 8
9 53 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (4.42%) Unix
11 19 (3.36%) CentOS
12 17 (3.01%) Mac OS X
13 16 (2.83%) Ubuntu
13 16 (2.83%) Windows XP
14 9 (1.59%) Android
15 6 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
16 5 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 4 (0.71%) Apple iOS
18 3 (0.53%) Kali Linux
18 3 (0.53%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (18.23%) ITIL
2 52 (9.20%) Disaster Recovery
2 52 (9.20%) Load Balancing
3 40 (7.08%) DevOps
4 39 (6.90%) Network Management
5 36 (6.37%) Service Management
6 32 (5.66%) High Availability
7 31 (5.49%) Network Design
8 28 (4.96%) Patch Management
9 25 (4.42%) ITIL V3
9 25 (4.42%) Migration
10 24 (4.25%) Incident Management
10 24 (4.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (3.89%) Task Automation
11 22 (3.89%) Time Management
11 22 (3.89%) Vulnerability Management
12 21 (3.72%) Software Engineering
13 19 (3.36%) Kalman Filter
14 18 (3.19%) Test Automation
15 16 (2.83%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 96 (16.99%) PowerShell
2 52 (9.20%) SQL
3 45 (7.96%) Bash Shell
4 37 (6.55%) Python
5 31 (5.49%) Perl
6 22 (3.89%) C
7 14 (2.48%) C++
8 13 (2.30%) Java
9 10 (1.77%) Assembly Language
10 8 (1.42%) VBScript
10 8 (1.42%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 4 (0.71%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.53%) PHP
13 2 (0.35%) C#
14 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (13.10%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (10.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (8.67%) Degree
4 44 (7.79%) CCNA
4 44 (7.79%) Security Cleared
5 41 (7.26%) MCSE
6 40 (7.08%) CCNP
7 37 (6.55%) SC Cleared
8 26 (4.60%) MCSA
9 24 (4.25%) MCP
10 21 (3.72%) CCDP
10 21 (3.72%) Computer Science Degree
11 17 (3.01%) DBS Check
12 15 (2.65%) JNCIP
13 13 (2.30%) CCSE
13 13 (2.30%) DV Cleared
13 13 (2.30%) MCTS
14 12 (2.12%) CISSP
14 12 (2.12%) IISP
14 12 (2.12%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.55%) SLA
2 24 (4.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (3.89%) PCI DSS
4 20 (3.54%) HIPAA
5 4 (0.71%) PMO
6 3 (0.53%) COBIT
7 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.35%) RMADS
8 1 (0.18%) QA
System Software
1 372 (65.84%) Active Directory
2 142 (25.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 119 (21.06%) Hyper-V
4 46 (8.14%) vSphere
5 33 (5.84%) Virtual Servers
6 25 (4.42%) VMware ESXi
7 24 (4.25%) XenApp
8 23 (4.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 21 (3.72%) VMware NSX
10 18 (3.19%) XenDesktop
11 15 (2.65%) Terminal Services
12 11 (1.95%) Microsoft App-V
13 10 (1.77%) Docker
14 9 (1.59%) NFS
14 9 (1.59%) XenServer
15 7 (1.24%) vCloud
16 6 (1.06%) Virtual Desktop
16 6 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
17 4 (0.71%) DFS Replication
17 4 (0.71%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 55 (9.73%) SCCM
2 37 (6.55%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (6.19%) Puppet
4 30 (5.31%) SCOM
5 26 (4.60%) Terraform
6 21 (3.72%) WSUS
7 20 (3.54%) vCenter Server
8 17 (3.01%) Nagios
9 15 (2.65%) Cisco Prime
10 14 (2.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 13 (2.30%) Ansible
11 13 (2.30%) Nessus
12 12 (2.12%) QRadar
13 11 (1.95%) SolarWinds Orion
14 10 (1.77%) Backup Exec
14 10 (1.77%) Failover Clustering
15 9 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
16 6 (1.06%) EdgeSight
16 6 (1.06%) HP SiteScope
16 6 (1.06%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 271 (47.96%) Microsoft
2 226 (40.00%) VMware
3 171 (30.27%) Cisco
4 59 (10.44%) Citrix
5 55 (9.73%) Juniper
6 50 (8.85%) HP
7 46 (8.14%) Palo Alto
8 41 (7.26%) CheckPoint
9 37 (6.55%) SolarWinds
10 33 (5.84%) IBM
11 32 (5.66%) Apple
12 31 (5.49%) F5
13 30 (5.31%) Veeam
14 29 (5.13%) Oracle
15 28 (4.96%) CommVault
16 25 (4.42%) Red Hat
17 24 (4.25%) NetApp
18 23 (4.07%) Dell
19 19 (3.36%) Ivanti
20 17 (3.01%) Fortinet