Period
to 3 April 2020

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 3 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
England > South West
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 146 184 163
Rank change year-on-year +38 -21 +22
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 149 156 201
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 1.94% 1.56% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.88% 9.86% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 128 102 150
Median annual salary £32,750 £36,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.27% -9.88% +15.71%
10th Percentile £24,925 £25,000 £25,450
90th Percentile £44,115 £52,250 £53,250
England median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +3.90%

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 1,370 1,582 1,902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.80% 15.79% 18.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,086 1,179 1,499
Median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £24,625 £26,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +2.15% +3.33%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing DHCP as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DHCP in the South West.

Salary trend for DHCP in the South West

DHCP
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing DHCP in the South West over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

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 3 April 2020. 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 +32 46 £35,000 -6.67% 15
Wiltshire +54 37 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Somerset +26 24 £35,500 -2.74% 2
Gloucestershire -37 18 £42,500 +11.11% 9
Dorset +35 14 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Devon +3 7 £28,500 -8.80%
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 3 April 2020, 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 West region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 128 (85.91%) DNS
2 114 (76.51%) Windows
3 94 (63.09%) Active Directory
4 92 (61.74%) Microsoft
5 75 (50.34%) Office 365
6 74 (49.66%) TCP/IP
7 61 (40.94%) VMware
8 58 (38.93%) Firewall
9 49 (32.89%) Windows Server
10 43 (28.86%) VLAN
11 42 (28.19%) VMware Infrastructure
12 41 (27.52%) Azure
13 38 (25.50%) Cisco
13 38 (25.50%) SQL
14 37 (24.83%) Windows Server 2016
15 36 (24.16%) Windows 10
16 35 (23.49%) LAN
16 35 (23.49%) Hyper-V
17 33 (22.15%) WAN
18 32 (21.48%) VPN
18 32 (21.48%) Citrix
18 32 (21.48%) Linux
18 32 (21.48%) Windows Server 2012
19 31 (20.81%) Problem-Solving
19 31 (20.81%) ITIL
20 30 (20.13%) SLA
21 28 (18.79%) Migration
22 27 (18.12%) PowerShell
23 26 (17.45%) HP
23 26 (17.45%) MS Exchange

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 26 (17.45%) MS Exchange
2 16 (10.74%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.37%) IIS
4 6 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.68%) Apache
5 4 (2.68%) Confluence
6 3 (2.01%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (16.78%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.01%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.67%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.67%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 75 (50.34%) Office 365
2 41 (27.52%) Azure
3 6 (4.03%) OneDrive
4 5 (3.36%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.68%) Azure Stack
5 4 (2.68%) NuGet
6 2 (1.34%) IaaS
7 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.67%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 128 (85.91%) DNS
2 74 (49.66%) TCP/IP
3 58 (38.93%) Firewall
4 43 (28.86%) VLAN
5 35 (23.49%) LAN
6 33 (22.15%) WAN
7 32 (21.48%) VPN
8 25 (16.78%) SAN
9 23 (15.44%) Wireless
10 17 (11.41%) VoIP
11 16 (10.74%) Internet
11 16 (10.74%) Remote Desktop
12 13 (8.72%) MPLS
13 9 (6.04%) IPv4
13 9 (6.04%) Skype
14 5 (3.36%) NAS
15 4 (2.68%) IPsec
15 4 (2.68%) NetScaler
15 4 (2.68%) SNMP
16 3 (2.01%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.68%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.34%) CouchDB
3 2 (1.34%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (5.37%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.70%) JIRA
3 6 (4.03%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (2.68%) Chocolatey
4 4 (2.68%) TestRail
4 4 (2.68%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.68%) Zephyr
5 3 (2.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.34%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.34%) Subversion
7 1 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (10.07%) Finance
2 6 (4.03%) Retail
3 5 (3.36%) Advertising
4 4 (2.68%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.68%) Public Sector
4 4 (2.68%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.01%) Back Office
6 2 (1.34%) Electronics
6 2 (1.34%) Marketing
6 2 (1.34%) Military
7 1 (0.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 40 (26.85%) Support Engineer
2 36 (24.16%) IT Engineer
3 25 (16.78%) Analyst
4 22 (14.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (12.75%) IT Support
6 18 (12.08%) 3rd Line Support
6 18 (12.08%) IT Support Engineer
7 15 (10.07%) 2nd Line Support
8 14 (9.40%) IT Manager
9 12 (8.05%) Support Analyst
10 11 (7.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 11 (7.38%) IT Services Manager
10 11 (7.38%) Service Manager
11 10 (6.71%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (6.71%) IT Technical Manager
11 10 (6.71%) Technical Manager
11 10 (6.71%) Technical Services Manager
12 9 (6.04%) Technical Engineer
12 9 (6.04%) Technical Support
12 9 (6.04%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.01%) LDAP
2 2 (1.34%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (1.34%) LAMP
3 1 (0.67%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.11%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (8.05%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.37%) Driving Licence
4 6 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.03%) PKI
5 5 (3.36%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.01%) Clustering
6 3 (2.01%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.34%) Replication
7 2 (1.34%) Robotics
8 1 (0.67%) ASIC
8 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.67%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.67%) iPad
8 1 (0.67%) iPhone
8 1 (0.67%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 114 (76.51%) Windows
2 49 (32.89%) Windows Server
3 37 (24.83%) Windows Server 2016
4 36 (24.16%) Windows 10
5 32 (21.48%) Linux
5 32 (21.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (16.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (13.42%) Windows 7
7 20 (13.42%) Windows Server 2019
8 16 (10.74%) Windows 8
9 7 (4.70%) Unix
10 6 (4.03%) Mac OS
11 5 (3.36%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.68%) Android
13 3 (2.01%) Ubuntu
14 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.81%) ITIL
1 31 (20.81%) Problem-Solving
2 28 (18.79%) Migration
3 22 (14.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 19 (12.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (9.40%) Server Management
6 13 (8.72%) Information Security
6 13 (8.72%) Project Management
7 12 (8.05%) Mentoring
7 12 (8.05%) Proactive Management
8 11 (7.38%) Coaching
8 11 (7.38%) Load Balancing
9 10 (6.71%) Mobile Device Management
10 9 (6.04%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (5.37%) Change Management
11 8 (5.37%) Network Architecture
11 8 (5.37%) Proactive Maintenance
11 8 (5.37%) Systems Engineering
12 7 (4.70%) CRM
12 7 (4.70%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.50%) SQL
2 27 (18.12%) PowerShell
3 12 (8.05%) Python
4 10 (6.71%) Bash Shell
5 6 (4.03%) PHP
6 5 (3.36%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.68%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.01%) VBScript
9 2 (1.34%) Perl
9 2 (1.34%) Ruby
10 1 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (12.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (10.74%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.04%) SC Cleared
4 8 (5.37%) DV Cleared
5 7 (4.70%) MCSE
6 6 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.36%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (3.36%) DBS Check
7 5 (3.36%) Degree
8 4 (2.68%) MCSA
9 3 (2.01%) CCDP
9 3 (2.01%) CCNA
9 3 (2.01%) CCNP
9 3 (2.01%) CCSP
9 3 (2.01%) HND
10 2 (1.34%) CISSP
10 2 (1.34%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.67%) MCITP
11 1 (0.67%) RHCE
11 1 (0.67%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (20.13%) SLA
2 12 (8.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.67%) GxP
4 1 (0.67%) NCSC
System Software
1 94 (63.09%) Active Directory
2 42 (28.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (23.49%) Hyper-V
4 8 (5.37%) XenApp
4 8 (5.37%) XenDesktop
5 7 (4.70%) Docker
6 5 (3.36%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (3.36%) vSphere
7 4 (2.68%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (2.68%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (2.01%) KVM
8 3 (2.01%) VMware Server
8 3 (2.01%) Xen
9 2 (1.34%) Btrfs
9 2 (1.34%) Ceph
9 2 (1.34%) DRBD
9 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.67%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.67%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (5.37%) Kubernetes
1 8 (5.37%) WSUS
2 7 (4.70%) SCCM
3 6 (4.03%) Terraform
4 4 (2.68%) Cloudify
4 4 (2.68%) logstash
4 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (2.68%) Packer
4 4 (2.68%) SCOM
4 4 (2.68%) SCOrch
5 3 (2.01%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (2.01%) Nessus
6 2 (1.34%) Check_MK
6 2 (1.34%) Nagios
6 2 (1.34%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.67%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.67%) Puppet
7 1 (0.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 92 (61.74%) Microsoft
2 61 (40.94%) VMware
3 38 (25.50%) Cisco
4 32 (21.48%) Citrix
5 26 (17.45%) HP
6 14 (9.40%) Apple
7 12 (8.05%) SonicWALL
8 11 (7.38%) Veeam
9 10 (6.71%) Juniper
10 9 (6.04%) Dell
11 8 (5.37%) Meraki
12 7 (4.70%) Sage
12 7 (4.70%) Splunk
13 5 (3.36%) EMC
13 5 (3.36%) Google
14 4 (2.68%) Aruba
14 4 (2.68%) McAfee
14 4 (2.68%) SolarWinds
15 3 (2.01%) Atlassian
15 3 (2.01%) NetScout