Period
to 19 November 2019

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 2019 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 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 165 186 141
Rank change year-on-year +21 -45 +39
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 177 142 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.81% 1.40% 2.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.41% 9.09% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 164 102 201
South West median annual salary £37,750 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.15% -18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,825 £21,375 £24,000
90th Percentile £51,775 £52,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.56% -1.27%

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 1,700 1,562 1,784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.37% 15.38% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,348 1,232 1,467
South West median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,675 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 2019.

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 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
Bristol +9 53 £35,000 - 12
Wiltshire +17 45 £32,500 +8.33% 10
Gloucestershire +7 37 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Somerset +16 25 £35,000 +12.90% 4
Dorset -18 8 £32,500 +27.45% 4
Devon -2 7 £33,500 -7.59% 5
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 West region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 171 (96.61%) DNS
2 135 (76.27%) Active Directory
3 131 (74.01%) Windows
4 107 (60.45%) Office 365
5 76 (42.94%) Microsoft
5 76 (42.94%) VMware
6 74 (41.81%) TCP/IP
7 71 (40.11%) Azure
8 65 (36.72%) Firewall
9 60 (33.90%) Windows Server
10 50 (28.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 48 (27.12%) SQL
12 46 (25.99%) Linux
12 46 (25.99%) Hyper-V
13 45 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
14 42 (23.73%) MS Exchange
14 42 (23.73%) Cisco
14 42 (23.73%) Windows 10
15 41 (23.16%) Windows Server 2012
15 41 (23.16%) Problem-Solving
15 41 (23.16%) VPN
15 41 (23.16%) PowerShell
15 41 (23.16%) Windows Server 2008
16 39 (22.03%) ITIL
16 39 (22.03%) Citrix
16 39 (22.03%) Finance
17 34 (19.21%) VLAN
18 33 (18.64%) Security Cleared
19 32 (18.08%) HP
20 31 (17.51%) SharePoint

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 42 (23.73%) MS Exchange
2 31 (17.51%) SharePoint
3 17 (9.60%) Confluence
4 9 (5.08%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.69%) IIS
6 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (11.30%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 107 (60.45%) Office 365
2 71 (40.11%) Azure
3 17 (9.60%) Azure Stack
3 17 (9.60%) OneDrive
4 6 (3.39%) AWS
5 5 (2.82%) IaaS
6 2 (1.13%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.56%) G Suite
7 1 (0.56%) NuGet
7 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 171 (96.61%) DNS
2 74 (41.81%) TCP/IP
3 65 (36.72%) Firewall
4 41 (23.16%) VPN
5 34 (19.21%) VLAN
6 30 (16.95%) SAN
6 30 (16.95%) Skype
7 22 (12.43%) Remote Desktop
8 20 (11.30%) IPv4
9 17 (9.60%) IPsec
9 17 (9.60%) NetScaler
10 15 (8.47%) Wireless
11 14 (7.91%) Network Security
12 12 (6.78%) WAN
13 11 (6.21%) LAN
14 9 (5.08%) Internet
15 8 (4.52%) SNMP
16 7 (3.95%) BIG-IP
17 5 (2.82%) Unified Communications
17 5 (2.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.69%) Big Data
3 3 (1.69%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.69%) MySQL
4 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (14.12%) JIRA
2 20 (11.30%) TestRail
3 17 (9.60%) Visual Studio
3 17 (9.60%) Zephyr
4 8 (4.52%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (2.82%) Bitbucket
6 4 (2.26%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.69%) Robot Framework
8 1 (0.56%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.56%) Chocolatey
8 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.56%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.56%) MSI
8 1 (0.56%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 39 (22.03%) Finance
2 22 (12.43%) Telecoms
3 19 (10.73%) Public Sector
4 16 (9.04%) Manufacturing
4 16 (9.04%) Marketing
5 15 (8.47%) Electronics
6 8 (4.52%) Military
7 7 (3.95%) Publishing
8 5 (2.82%) Retail
9 2 (1.13%) Law
10 1 (0.56%) Back Office
10 1 (0.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 49 (27.68%) Support Engineer
2 48 (27.12%) IT Engineer
3 44 (24.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 34 (19.21%) IT Support
5 31 (17.51%) IT Support Engineer
6 18 (10.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (9.60%) Analyst
8 14 (7.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 14 (7.91%) Technical Support
9 13 (7.34%) Senior IT Engineer
9 13 (7.34%) Systems Engineer
10 12 (6.78%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (6.78%) Technical Engineer
11 11 (6.21%) 3rd Line Support
11 11 (6.21%) Network Engineer
12 10 (5.65%) Consultant
12 10 (5.65%) Senior IT Support
13 9 (5.08%) Field Engineer
13 9 (5.08%) Help Desk Support Engineer
13 9 (5.08%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.56%) Apache Flex
1 1 (0.56%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.86%) PKI
2 14 (7.91%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (6.78%) Driving Licence
4 8 (4.52%) ASIC
4 8 (4.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.39%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.82%) Clustering
8 4 (2.26%) Blog
9 3 (1.69%) e-Learning
9 3 (1.69%) Mobile Computing
9 3 (1.69%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.69%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.13%) CCTV
10 2 (1.13%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.56%) Cyberattack
11 1 (0.56%) iPad
11 1 (0.56%) iPhone
11 1 (0.56%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 131 (74.01%) Windows
2 60 (33.90%) Windows Server
3 46 (25.99%) Linux
4 42 (23.73%) Windows 10
5 41 (23.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (23.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (14.69%) Mac OS
6 26 (14.69%) Windows 7
7 25 (14.12%) Unix
8 14 (7.91%) Windows 8
9 7 (3.95%) CentOS
9 7 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.26%) Debian
10 4 (2.26%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.13%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (28.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 41 (23.16%) Problem-Solving
3 39 (22.03%) ITIL
4 23 (12.99%) CRM
5 18 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (9.60%) Penetration Testing
7 16 (9.04%) Change Management
7 16 (9.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 15 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (8.47%) Cybersecurity
8 15 (8.47%) Digital Marketing
8 15 (8.47%) Migration
8 15 (8.47%) Programme Management
8 15 (8.47%) Systems Engineering
9 14 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (6.21%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (5.65%) PRINCE2
11 10 (5.65%) Proactive Management
11 10 (5.65%) Service Delivery
12 9 (5.08%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 48 (27.12%) SQL
2 41 (23.16%) PowerShell
3 25 (14.12%) Python
4 20 (11.30%) JavaScript
4 20 (11.30%) PHP
5 12 (6.78%) C
6 9 (5.08%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.26%) VBScript
8 2 (1.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (18.64%) Security Cleared
2 24 (13.56%) DV Cleared
3 20 (11.30%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (8.47%) Degree
4 15 (8.47%) SC Cleared
5 14 (7.91%) CCNA
5 14 (7.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (6.78%) MCSE
7 11 (6.21%) BPSS Clearance
7 11 (6.21%) DBS Check
8 10 (5.65%) MCP
9 9 (5.08%) CCA
9 9 (5.08%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (5.08%) RHCE
10 8 (4.52%) MCSA
11 6 (3.39%) CCNP
12 3 (1.69%) ISTQB
13 2 (1.13%) CCDP
13 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Certified Master
13 2 (1.13%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (15.25%) SLA
2 18 (10.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (2.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.56%) NCSC
System Software
1 135 (76.27%) Active Directory
2 46 (25.99%) Hyper-V
3 45 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (12.99%) XenDesktop
5 22 (12.43%) XenApp
6 17 (9.60%) Microsoft App-V
7 16 (9.04%) vSphere
8 10 (5.65%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.13%) Docker
10 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (12.99%) SCCM
2 20 (11.30%) SCOM
3 17 (9.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 17 (9.60%) SCOrch
4 14 (7.91%) WSUS
5 9 (5.08%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (1.69%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (1.69%) HP ALM
6 3 (1.69%) Nessus
6 3 (1.69%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (1.13%) Jamf Pro
7 2 (1.13%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.56%) Cloudify
8 1 (0.56%) logstash
8 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.56%) Packer
8 1 (0.56%) Puppet
8 1 (0.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 76 (42.94%) Microsoft
1 76 (42.94%) VMware
2 42 (23.73%) Cisco
3 39 (22.03%) Citrix
4 32 (18.08%) HP
5 21 (11.86%) Apple
6 20 (11.30%) Splunk
7 17 (9.60%) Atlassian
8 15 (8.47%) Dell
8 15 (8.47%) SAP
9 11 (6.21%) EMC
9 11 (6.21%) Palo Alto
10 8 (4.52%) Google
10 8 (4.52%) McAfee
11 7 (3.95%) F5
11 7 (3.95%) Juniper
11 7 (3.95%) SolarWinds
12 6 (3.39%) Veeam
13 5 (2.82%) NetApp
13 5 (2.82%) Sage