Period
to 19 September 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 September 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 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 156 225 151
Rank change year-on-year +69 -74 +28
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 195 117 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.95% 1.13% 2.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.89% 6.91% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 170 101 181
South West median annual salary £42,500 £33,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.82% -16.88% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £52,750 £52,500 £51,250
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -1.30% +2.67%

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 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 1,791 1,693 1,668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.87% 16.31% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,434 1,378 1,386
South West median annual salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,249
90th Percentile £62,125 £62,500 £57,625
England median annual salary £45,986 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.19% +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 September 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 September 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
Gloucestershire +42 73 £45,000 -14.29% 5
Bristol +38 55 £36,500 +12.31% 19
Wiltshire -4 36 £31,500 -21.25% 12
Somerset +7 19 £47,500 +42.86% 8
Dorset -6 8 £39,000 +52.94% 2
Devon -12 3 £32,750 -16.56% 3
DHCP
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 191 (97.95%) DNS
2 161 (82.56%) Active Directory
3 151 (77.44%) Windows
4 119 (61.03%) Office 365
5 108 (55.38%) VMware
6 93 (47.69%) TCP/IP
6 93 (47.69%) Azure
7 87 (44.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 86 (44.10%) Microsoft
9 81 (41.54%) Cisco
10 77 (39.49%) Windows Server
11 72 (36.92%) Hyper-V
12 71 (36.41%) VMware Infrastructure
13 70 (35.90%) ITIL
14 69 (35.38%) PowerShell
15 67 (34.36%) Linux
16 61 (31.28%) SQL
17 59 (30.26%) Skype
18 57 (29.23%) SQL Server
18 57 (29.23%) Firewall
19 56 (28.72%) SCCM
20 54 (27.69%) Security Cleared
21 53 (27.18%) MS Exchange
22 51 (26.15%) SharePoint
22 51 (26.15%) Citrix
23 49 (25.13%) SCOM
24 48 (24.62%) Unix
24 48 (24.62%) Mac OS
24 48 (24.62%) Windows Server 2012
25 47 (24.10%) XenApp

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 53 (27.18%) MS Exchange
2 51 (26.15%) SharePoint
3 31 (15.90%) Confluence
4 15 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (6.15%) Skype for Business
6 6 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.51%) IIS
8 1 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 18 (9.23%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 119 (61.03%) Office 365
2 93 (47.69%) Azure
3 39 (20.00%) Azure Stack
3 39 (20.00%) OneDrive
4 6 (3.08%) AWS
5 4 (2.05%) IaaS
6 2 (1.03%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.51%) G Suite
7 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 191 (97.95%) DNS
2 93 (47.69%) TCP/IP
3 59 (30.26%) Skype
4 57 (29.23%) Firewall
5 44 (22.56%) VPN
6 43 (22.05%) NetScaler
7 35 (17.95%) SAN
8 33 (16.92%) VLAN
9 24 (12.31%) Remote Desktop
10 23 (11.79%) Network Security
11 17 (8.72%) IPsec
12 12 (6.15%) IPv4
13 10 (5.13%) Unified Communications
13 10 (5.13%) VoIP
14 7 (3.59%) BIG-IP
14 7 (3.59%) Fibre Channel
14 7 (3.59%) Internet
14 7 (3.59%) SNMP
14 7 (3.59%) Wireless
15 6 (3.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (29.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (1.54%) Big Data
3 3 (1.54%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.54%) MySQL
3 3 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (23.08%) JIRA
2 42 (21.54%) TestRail
3 40 (20.51%) Visual Studio
4 39 (20.00%) Zephyr
5 7 (3.59%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (1.54%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.54%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.54%) Robot Framework
7 1 (0.51%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.51%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.51%) MSI
7 1 (0.51%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 30 (15.38%) Finance
2 29 (14.87%) Public Sector
3 22 (11.28%) Telecoms
4 17 (8.72%) Marketing
5 16 (8.21%) Electronics
5 16 (8.21%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.59%) Military
6 7 (3.59%) Publishing
7 2 (1.03%) Local Government
7 2 (1.03%) Retail
8 1 (0.51%) Advertising
8 1 (0.51%) Fire and Rescue
8 1 (0.51%) Law
8 1 (0.51%) Police
Job Titles
1 76 (38.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 43 (22.05%) IT Engineer
3 42 (21.54%) Support Engineer
4 29 (14.87%) IT Support
5 26 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 26 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (8.72%) Analyst
7 15 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (7.18%) Technical Support
9 13 (6.67%) Senior IT Engineer
10 12 (6.15%) Systems Engineer
11 11 (5.64%) Help Desk Engineer
11 11 (5.64%) Help Desk Support
11 11 (5.64%) Help Desk Support Engineer
12 10 (5.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 9 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support
13 9 (4.62%) Network Engineer
13 9 (4.62%) Technical Engineer
14 8 (4.10%) Architect
14 8 (4.10%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.56%) Apache Flex
2 2 (1.03%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.26%) PKI
2 13 (6.67%) e-Learning
2 13 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.64%) Mobile Computing
4 10 (5.13%) Clustering
5 8 (4.10%) Driving Licence
6 7 (3.59%) ASIC
6 7 (3.59%) Data Centre
6 7 (3.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (2.56%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.05%) Blog
9 2 (1.03%) CCTV
9 2 (1.03%) iPad
9 2 (1.03%) iPhone
9 2 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.51%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 151 (77.44%) Windows
2 77 (39.49%) Windows Server
3 67 (34.36%) Linux
4 48 (24.62%) Mac OS
4 48 (24.62%) Unix
4 48 (24.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (17.95%) Windows 10
7 28 (14.36%) Windows 7
8 14 (7.18%) Windows 8
9 8 (4.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (3.59%) CentOS
11 5 (2.56%) Debian
11 5 (2.56%) Ubuntu
12 4 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (1.54%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.51%) Android
14 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (44.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 70 (35.90%) ITIL
3 44 (22.56%) CRM
4 40 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (17.44%) Problem-Solving
6 26 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 25 (12.82%) Kanban
7 25 (12.82%) MODAF
7 25 (12.82%) Scrum
8 17 (8.72%) Cybersecurity
8 17 (8.72%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (8.72%) Programme Management
9 16 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (8.21%) Digital Marketing
10 13 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
10 13 (6.67%) Systems Engineering
10 13 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 12 (6.15%) Change Management
12 11 (5.64%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (35.38%) PowerShell
2 61 (31.28%) SQL
3 46 (23.59%) Python
4 42 (21.54%) JavaScript
4 42 (21.54%) PHP
5 15 (7.69%) C
6 8 (4.10%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (27.69%) Security Cleared
2 43 (22.05%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (20.51%) DV Cleared
4 34 (17.44%) CCNA
5 33 (16.92%) Degree
6 30 (15.38%) MCP
7 25 (12.82%) CCA
7 25 (12.82%) RHCE
8 22 (11.28%) Citrix Certification
9 21 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (7.18%) SC Cleared
11 13 (6.67%) MCSE
12 8 (4.10%) CCNP
12 8 (4.10%) MCSA
13 7 (3.59%) MCITP
14 6 (3.08%) BPSS Clearance
14 6 (3.08%) DBS Check
15 3 (1.54%) ISTQB
15 3 (1.54%) Network+ Certification
16 2 (1.03%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 20 (10.26%) SLA
3 4 (2.05%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 161 (82.56%) Active Directory
2 72 (36.92%) Hyper-V
3 71 (36.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 47 (24.10%) XenApp
5 44 (22.56%) XenDesktop
6 40 (20.51%) Microsoft App-V
7 16 (8.21%) vSphere
8 10 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.54%) Docker
9 3 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (1.03%) Firmware
10 2 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.51%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 56 (28.72%) SCCM
2 49 (25.13%) SCOM
3 42 (21.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 40 (20.51%) SCOrch
5 14 (7.18%) Cisco CUCM
6 12 (6.15%) WSUS
7 4 (2.05%) Nessus
7 4 (2.05%) Puppet
8 3 (1.54%) HP ALM
8 3 (1.54%) SCVMM
8 3 (1.54%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (1.03%) Jamf Pro
9 2 (1.03%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 108 (55.38%) VMware
2 86 (44.10%) Microsoft
3 81 (41.54%) Cisco
4 51 (26.15%) Citrix
5 43 (22.05%) Splunk
6 34 (17.44%) HP
7 31 (15.90%) Atlassian
8 17 (8.72%) Apple
8 17 (8.72%) SAP
9 13 (6.67%) Dell
10 12 (6.15%) Palo Alto
11 10 (5.13%) EMC
12 9 (4.62%) F5
13 7 (3.59%) Juniper
13 7 (3.59%) McAfee
14 5 (2.56%) CommVault
14 5 (2.56%) NetApp
14 5 (2.56%) Nimble Storage
14 5 (2.56%) SolarWinds
15 4 (2.05%) NetWitness