Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 174 185
Rank change year-on-year +38 +11 -27
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 228 183 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.23% 1.68% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.74% 9.13% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 201 162 184
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% +22.03%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £20,900
90th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £39,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.27% +5.33% -

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 West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1789 2004 2253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.52% 18.44% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1471 1645 1974
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £63,525
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing DHCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in the South West

DHCP
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DHCP in the South West.

Salary trend for DHCP in the South West

DHCP
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP in the South West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DHCP in the South West

DHCP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Bristol +21 82 £42,500 -3.41% 8
Gloucestershire +54 53 £40,000 +18.52% 1
Wiltshire -18 47 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Somerset +1 27 £25,000 -30.07%
Dorset -16 7 £32,500 +16.07% 1
Devon +19 6 £27,500 +1.85%
Cornwall +2 3 £28,500 +3.64%
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing DHCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 219 (96.05%) DNS
2 182 (79.82%) Windows
3 141 (61.84%) TCP/IP
4 125 (54.82%) Active Directory
5 120 (52.63%) Microsoft
6 110 (48.25%) Firewall
7 91 (39.91%) Windows Server
8 88 (38.60%) VMware
9 81 (35.53%) Linux
10 80 (35.09%) Security Cleared
11 71 (31.14%) VMware Infrastructure
12 68 (29.82%) SC Cleared
13 62 (27.19%) ITIL
14 60 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
15 59 (25.88%) DV Cleared
16 57 (25.00%) vSphere
17 53 (23.25%) Windows Server 2008
18 52 (22.81%) VPN
19 51 (22.37%) HTTP
20 50 (21.93%) CCNA
20 50 (21.93%) Cisco Certification
21 49 (21.49%) SMTP
22 48 (21.05%) Office 365
23 45 (19.74%) FTP
24 41 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
25 39 (17.11%) Cisco
26 38 (16.67%) LAN
26 38 (16.67%) Network Security
27 37 (16.23%) WAN
28 36 (15.79%) CISSP

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 29 (12.72%) Skype for Business
2 26 (11.40%) MS Exchange
3 18 (7.89%) SharePoint
4 12 (5.26%) IIS
5 9 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (3.51%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.75%) Apache
9 3 (1.32%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.32%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.88%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.44%) Apache Qpid
11 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (4.82%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 48 (21.05%) Office 365
2 32 (14.04%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (3.51%) Amazon S3
5 7 (3.07%) SaaS
6 5 (2.19%) IaaS
6 5 (2.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (1.75%) PaaS
8 3 (1.32%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 219 (96.05%) DNS
2 141 (61.84%) TCP/IP
3 110 (48.25%) Firewall
4 52 (22.81%) VPN
5 51 (22.37%) HTTP
6 49 (21.49%) SMTP
7 45 (19.74%) FTP
8 38 (16.67%) LAN
8 38 (16.67%) Network Security
9 37 (16.23%) WAN
10 30 (13.16%) X.400
11 29 (12.72%) SAN
12 28 (12.28%) SSL
13 27 (11.84%) VLAN
14 22 (9.65%) DMZ
15 15 (6.58%) Skype
15 15 (6.58%) Wi-Fi
16 14 (6.14%) Fibre Channel
16 14 (6.14%) IPsec
16 14 (6.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (1.32%) MySQL
3 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.44%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.44%) MSI
General
1 12 (5.26%) Aerospace
1 12 (5.26%) Finance
2 9 (3.95%) Legal
3 5 (2.19%) Advertising
4 4 (1.75%) Military
5 3 (1.32%) Banking
5 3 (1.32%) Law
5 3 (1.32%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.88%) Local Government
6 2 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (23.68%) Analyst
2 43 (18.86%) Network Engineer
3 37 (16.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 35 (15.35%) Security Engineer
5 31 (13.60%) Network Security Engineer
6 24 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
7 17 (7.46%) IT Support
7 17 (7.46%) Security Analyst
7 17 (7.46%) Support Engineer
8 15 (6.58%) Linux Engineer
9 14 (6.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (6.14%) Support Analyst
10 11 (4.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 11 (4.82%) IT Analyst
11 10 (4.39%) 2nd Line Support
11 10 (4.39%) IT Support Analyst
11 10 (4.39%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 9 (3.95%) Head of IT
13 8 (3.51%) Senior Network Engineer
13 8 (3.51%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.77%) Web Services
2 4 (1.75%) .NET
3 3 (1.32%) LAMP
4 1 (0.44%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (13.16%) CESG
3 19 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 16 (7.02%) Replication
5 13 (5.70%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.95%) Cyberthreat
7 8 (3.51%) Derivative
8 7 (3.07%) Public Cloud
9 5 (2.19%) Life Science
9 5 (2.19%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (1.75%) Clustering
11 3 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.32%) Fintech
12 2 (0.88%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.88%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.88%) Security Operations Centre
12 2 (0.88%) Thin Client
12 2 (0.88%) User Experience
13 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 182 (79.82%) Windows
2 91 (39.91%) Windows Server
3 81 (35.53%) Linux
4 60 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 53 (23.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (14.91%) Unix
7 26 (11.40%) Windows 7
8 16 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (5.70%) Apple iOS
10 12 (5.26%) CentOS
11 10 (4.39%) Android
12 8 (3.51%) Oracle Linux
12 8 (3.51%) Windows Mobile
12 8 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (3.07%) Windows 10
13 7 (3.07%) Windows 8
14 4 (1.75%) Windows XP
15 3 (1.32%) Mac OS
15 3 (1.32%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (27.19%) ITIL
2 36 (15.79%) SIEM
3 33 (14.47%) Cybersecurity
4 31 (13.60%) Virtual Environments
5 23 (10.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (10.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 22 (9.65%) Information Security
6 22 (9.65%) Infrastructure Management
7 18 (7.89%) Change Management
8 17 (7.46%) Mentoring
8 17 (7.46%) Threat Intelligence
9 16 (7.02%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 15 (6.58%) Kalman Filter
10 15 (6.58%) Service Delivery
11 14 (6.14%) Data Protection
12 13 (5.70%) Security Monitoring
13 12 (5.26%) IT Strategy
13 12 (5.26%) ITSM
13 12 (5.26%) Network Architecture
13 12 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (13.16%) PowerShell
2 26 (11.40%) Python
3 21 (9.21%) Perl
4 20 (8.77%) Bash Shell
4 20 (8.77%) SQL
5 8 (3.51%) PHP
5 8 (3.51%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.19%) C#
6 5 (2.19%) Java
7 3 (1.32%) AWK
7 3 (1.32%) sed
Qualifications
1 80 (35.09%) Security Cleared
2 68 (29.82%) SC Cleared
3 59 (25.88%) DV Cleared
4 50 (21.93%) CCNA
4 50 (21.93%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (15.79%) CISSP
6 31 (13.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 30 (13.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 20 (8.77%) Degree
9 18 (7.89%) MCSA
10 15 (6.58%) MCSE
11 11 (4.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (3.95%) CCNP
12 9 (3.95%) MCITP
13 8 (3.51%) CISMP
13 8 (3.51%) GIAC
13 8 (3.51%) RHCE
13 8 (3.51%) RHCSA
14 7 (3.07%) Network+ Certification
14 7 (3.07%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.14%) PCI DSS
2 11 (4.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 125 (54.82%) Active Directory
2 71 (31.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (25.00%) vSphere
4 36 (15.79%) Hyper-V
5 26 (11.40%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (7.89%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (4.82%) NFS
8 10 (4.39%) Docker
9 9 (3.95%) Firmware
9 9 (3.95%) Snort
10 8 (3.51%) Samba
11 5 (2.19%) XenApp
12 3 (1.32%) Shibboleth
12 3 (1.32%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.88%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.44%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.44%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 30 (13.16%) Puppet
2 14 (6.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 12 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 12 (5.26%) SCCM
3 12 (5.26%) vCenter Server
4 11 (4.82%) Nessus
5 10 (4.39%) SCDPM
5 10 (4.39%) WSUS
6 9 (3.95%) SCOM
7 7 (3.07%) NetBackup
8 4 (1.75%) HAProxy
8 4 (1.75%) SCVMM
9 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (1.32%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (1.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (1.32%) vMotion
10 2 (0.88%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 2 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 120 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 88 (38.60%) VMware
3 39 (17.11%) Cisco
4 30 (13.16%) Dell
5 22 (9.65%) Citrix
6 20 (8.77%) Veeam
7 18 (7.89%) Oracle
8 17 (7.46%) HP
9 13 (5.70%) ArcSight
9 13 (5.70%) Red Hat
10 11 (4.82%) CheckPoint
10 11 (4.82%) SolarWinds
10 11 (4.82%) Sophos
11 9 (3.95%) IBM
11 9 (3.95%) McAfee
11 9 (3.95%) Palo Alto
11 9 (3.95%) SonicWALL
12 8 (3.51%) Juniper
12 8 (3.51%) Scality
13 6 (2.63%) NetApp