The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for DHCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DHCP over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
UK
Rank 207 233 195
Rank change year-on-year +26 -38  
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 1369 1513 1789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.61% 1.46% 1.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.06% 8.47% 9.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1157 1285 1480
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -2.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -4.10%  

DHCP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13612 17854 19448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.03% 17.29% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11090 14770 15481
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing DHCP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in the UK

DHCP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for DHCP in the UK

DHCP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DHCP over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DHCP in the UK

DHCP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +31 1297 £40,000 +6.66% 197
London +52 502 £45,000 - 62
South East +19 291 £40,000 +8.10% 46
City of London +102 125 £42,500 -5.55% 13
East of England +16 107 £35,000 +26.12% 18
Yorkshire +54 104 £32,000 +3.22% 19
South West +8 83 £35,500 -5.33% 9
North West -22 79 £32,500 +16.07% 15
West Yorkshire +44 76 £28,250 -8.87% 13
Berkshire +12 76 £43,463 +15.90% 15
West Midlands +1 61 £35,625 -5.62% 14
Manchester -19 56 £32,500 +16.07% 6
Oxfordshire +39 54 £45,000 +28.57% 5
East Midlands +40 53 £40,000 +18.51% 7
Hertfordshire -6 53 £41,500 +33.87% 6
Leeds +25 52 £27,000 -26.02% 1
Hampshire -18 48 £38,000 +1.33% 14
Reading +30 36 £37,500 +1.35% 9
Northamptonshire +52 33 £42,500 - 3
Surrey +7 32 £36,500 -8.75% 2
Wiltshire +26 31 £35,000 -11.21%
North East +28 30 £27,000 +14.89% 7
Cambridgeshire +26 29 £34,000 +23.63% 11
Tyne and Wear +30 27 £27,000 +17.39% 6
Kent +4 27 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Bristol -15 26 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne +26 24 £27,250 +18.47% 4
Brighton +25 21 £35,000 - 2
East Sussex +17 21 £35,000 - 2
West Sussex +16 20 £34,000 -24.44% 1

DHCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 with a requirement for DHCP.

1 2580 (94.89%) DNS
2 2006 (73.78%) Windows
3 1823 (67.05%) Active Directory
4 1282 (47.15%) Microsoft
4 1282 (47.15%) Windows Server
5 1246 (45.83%) VMware
6 1016 (37.37%) TCP/IP
7 1011 (37.18%) Firewall
8 988 (36.34%) Cisco
9 819 (30.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 813 (29.90%) VMware Infrastructure
11 809 (29.75%) LAN
12 799 (29.39%) MS Exchange
13 766 (28.17%) WAN
14 742 (27.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 627 (23.06%) Linux
16 617 (22.69%) ITIL
17 577 (21.22%) Cisco Certification
18 555 (20.41%) MS Excel
19 553 (20.34%) VPN
20 547 (20.12%) Hyper-V
21 527 (19.38%) Office 365
22 500 (18.39%) Citrix
23 482 (17.73%) Windows 7
24 445 (16.37%) Data Centre
25 431 (15.85%) MS Office
26 428 (15.74%) SQL Server
27 415 (15.26%) SAN
28 412 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
29 363 (13.35%) VLAN

DHCP
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 799 (29.39%) MS Exchange
2 350 (12.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 298 (10.96%) IIS
4 238 (8.75%) Skype for Business
5 216 (7.94%) SharePoint
6 200 (7.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 120 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 94 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2003
9 86 (3.16%) Apache
10 72 (2.65%) Tomcat
11 47 (1.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 43 (1.58%) JBoss
13 38 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
14 29 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
15 13 (0.48%) nginx
16 11 (0.40%) CMS
17 10 (0.37%) Confluence
17 10 (0.37%) OpenStack
18 9 (0.33%) IBM Notes
19 8 (0.29%) SAS
Applications
1 555 (20.41%) MS Excel
2 431 (15.85%) MS Office
3 27 (0.99%) MS Visio
4 18 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 12 (0.44%) MS Project
7 4 (0.15%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 4 (0.15%) PTC Creo
8 2 (0.074%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.074%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.074%) Vectorworks
9 1 (0.037%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.037%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 12 (0.44%) Visualfiles
2 11 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.11%) assyst
5 3 (0.11%) Fishtalk
5 3 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.11%) Q-Pulse
6 2 (0.074%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.074%) Eikon
7 1 (0.037%) Bankmaster
7 1 (0.037%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.037%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.037%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.037%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 527 (19.38%) Office 365
2 290 (10.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 268 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
4 62 (2.28%) IaaS
5 52 (1.91%) PaaS
6 39 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
7 27 (0.99%) SaaS
8 24 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
9 23 (0.85%) Mimecast
10 22 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
11 19 (0.70%) G Suite
12 8 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 7 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 7 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (0.26%) OneDrive
13 7 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 5 (0.18%) GitHub
14 5 (0.18%) iPaaS
15 4 (0.15%) Amazon S3
16 2 (0.074%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2580 (94.89%) DNS
2 1016 (37.37%) TCP/IP
3 1011 (37.18%) Firewall
4 809 (29.75%) LAN
5 766 (28.17%) WAN
6 553 (20.34%) VPN
7 415 (15.26%) SAN
8 363 (13.35%) VLAN
9 317 (11.66%) Wireless
10 301 (11.07%) VoIP
11 288 (10.59%) MPLS
12 242 (8.90%) Network Security
13 235 (8.64%) OSPF
14 208 (7.65%) BGP
15 193 (7.10%) SMTP
16 180 (6.62%) Cisco ASA
17 167 (6.14%) SNMP
18 166 (6.11%) Internet
19 150 (5.52%) Cisco Nexus
20 148 (5.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 428 (15.74%) SQL Server
2 110 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 94 (3.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 76 (2.80%) MySQL
5 45 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
6 34 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
7 24 (0.88%) Oracle Database
8 22 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
9 16 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (0.29%) NoSQL
12 6 (0.22%) SQL Server 2016
13 5 (0.18%) Big Data
13 5 (0.18%) Relational Database
14 4 (0.15%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.15%) Oracle Exadata
14 4 (0.15%) QlikView
14 4 (0.15%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (1.07%) MSI
2 26 (0.96%) Git (software)
3 17 (0.63%) Jenkins
4 16 (0.59%) Visual Studio
5 12 (0.44%) JIRA
6 11 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 10 (0.37%) Subversion
8 8 (0.29%) InstallShield
9 7 (0.26%) Hudson
9 7 (0.26%) WinDbg
10 6 (0.22%) Vagrant
11 5 (0.18%) Mercurial
11 5 (0.18%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (0.11%) Maven
12 3 (0.11%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (0.11%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.037%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.037%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.037%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.037%) TestDirector
General
1 336 (12.36%) Finance
2 176 (6.47%) Telecoms
3 64 (2.35%) Banking
4 55 (2.02%) Manufacturing
5 54 (1.99%) Retail
6 48 (1.77%) Back Office
7 47 (1.73%) Marketing
8 46 (1.69%) Law
9 43 (1.58%) Legal
10 20 (0.74%) Advertising
11 18 (0.66%) Aerospace
11 18 (0.66%) Publishing
12 16 (0.59%) Automotive
13 15 (0.55%) Electronics
14 12 (0.44%) Games
15 9 (0.33%) French Language
16 8 (0.29%) Billing
17 7 (0.26%) Military
17 7 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 454 (16.70%) Analyst
2 445 (16.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 408 (15.01%) Support Engineer
4 371 (13.64%) Network Engineer
5 278 (10.22%) IT Support
6 249 (9.16%) IT Engineer
7 231 (8.50%) Support Analyst
8 206 (7.58%) 2nd Line Support
9 200 (7.36%) Administrator
10 193 (7.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 170 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
12 163 (5.99%) 3rd Line Support
13 151 (5.55%) Systems Engineer
14 150 (5.52%) Systems Administrator
15 143 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
16 140 (5.15%) Infrastructure Support
17 137 (5.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 118 (4.34%) Server Engineer
19 114 (4.19%) 2nd Line Engineer
20 103 (3.79%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (3.09%) Web Services
2 82 (3.02%) 802.1X
3 50 (1.84%) LAMP
4 42 (1.54%) .NET
5 35 (1.29%) HTML
6 25 (0.92%) Middleware
7 21 (0.77%) CSS
8 18 (0.66%) XML
9 11 (0.40%) RESTful
10 7 (0.26%) LAPP Stack
11 6 (0.22%) FFmpeg
11 6 (0.22%) JDBC
12 5 (0.18%) Ajax
12 5 (0.18%) ASP.NET
12 5 (0.18%) JSON
12 5 (0.18%) REST
13 4 (0.15%) .NET Framework
13 4 (0.15%) jQuery
13 4 (0.15%) MAPI
13 4 (0.15%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 445 (16.37%) Data Centre
2 229 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
3 153 (5.63%) Driving Licence
4 111 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 104 (3.82%) PKI
6 96 (3.53%) Clustering
7 83 (3.05%) Blackberry
8 82 (3.02%) Computer Science
9 58 (2.13%) Public Cloud
10 57 (2.10%) Video Conferencing
11 51 (1.88%) Client/Server
12 43 (1.58%) Linux Command Line
13 42 (1.54%) Replication
14 40 (1.47%) iPhone
15 37 (1.36%) Hedge funds
16 31 (1.14%) iPad
17 28 (1.03%) NHS
18 27 (0.99%) Smartphone
19 26 (0.96%) Fat Client
19 26 (0.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2006 (73.78%) Windows
2 1282 (47.15%) Windows Server
3 819 (30.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 742 (27.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 627 (23.06%) Linux
6 482 (17.73%) Windows 7
7 325 (11.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 275 (10.11%) Windows 10
9 189 (6.95%) Windows 8
10 175 (6.44%) Unix
11 123 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 121 (4.45%) Windows XP
13 108 (3.97%) Mac OS X
14 61 (2.24%) Android
15 51 (1.88%) CentOS
16 50 (1.84%) Solaris
17 39 (1.43%) Ubuntu
18 36 (1.32%) Windows Vista
19 34 (1.25%) Apple iOS
20 29 (1.07%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 617 (22.69%) ITIL
2 206 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 152 (5.59%) Service Management
4 151 (5.55%) Service Delivery
5 142 (5.22%) Network Management
6 138 (5.08%) Migration
7 137 (5.04%) Change Management
8 133 (4.89%) High Availability
8 133 (4.89%) Problem Management
9 131 (4.82%) Network Design
10 130 (4.78%) Project Management
11 111 (4.08%) Load Balancing
12 105 (3.86%) Root Cause Analysis
13 92 (3.38%) DevOps
14 88 (3.24%) Mentoring
15 82 (3.02%) Kalman Filter
16 74 (2.72%) Line Management
17 72 (2.65%) Capacity Planning
17 72 (2.65%) Continuous Improvement
18 71 (2.61%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 362 (13.31%) SQL
2 329 (12.10%) PowerShell
3 117 (4.30%) Perl
4 106 (3.90%) Python
5 94 (3.46%) Java
6 70 (2.57%) Bash Shell
7 59 (2.17%) VBScript
8 50 (1.84%) PHP
8 50 (1.84%) VB
9 42 (1.54%) Shell Script
10 35 (1.29%) JavaScript
11 29 (1.07%) C
11 29 (1.07%) C#
12 16 (0.59%) Ruby
13 12 (0.44%) C++
14 11 (0.40%) VBA
15 9 (0.33%) T-SQL
16 7 (0.26%) AWK
16 7 (0.26%) sed
17 6 (0.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 577 (21.22%) Cisco Certification
2 412 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 356 (13.09%) CCNA
4 346 (12.73%) CCNP
5 279 (10.26%) MCSE
6 256 (9.42%) Degree
7 160 (5.88%) Security Cleared
8 157 (5.77%) MCSA
9 139 (5.11%) MCP
10 126 (4.63%) SC Cleared
11 118 (4.34%) CCIE
12 108 (3.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 66 (2.43%) MCITP
14 54 (1.99%) DV Cleared
15 39 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
16 33 (1.21%) Citrix Certification
17 30 (1.10%) CISSP
18 26 (0.96%) CCDP
19 21 (0.77%) GCIH
20 20 (0.74%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 206 (7.58%) SLA
2 93 (3.42%) PCI DSS
3 56 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.66%) QA
5 13 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.26%) GCP
7 4 (0.15%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.11%) PMO
9 1 (0.037%) COBIT
9 1 (0.037%) DICOM
9 1 (0.037%) GDPR
9 1 (0.037%) HL7
9 1 (0.037%) ISO22301
System Software
1 1823 (67.05%) Active Directory
2 813 (29.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 547 (20.12%) Hyper-V
4 250 (9.19%) XenApp
5 247 (9.08%) vSphere
6 135 (4.97%) VMware ESXi
7 107 (3.94%) XenDesktop
8 82 (3.02%) VMware ESX
9 76 (2.80%) Terminal Services
10 50 (1.84%) Microsoft App-V
10 50 (1.84%) NFS
11 48 (1.77%) XenServer
12 45 (1.66%) Firmware
13 44 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
14 43 (1.58%) Virtual Servers
15 39 (1.43%) vCloud
16 29 (1.07%) VMware Workstation
17 28 (1.03%) VMware Server
18 26 (0.96%) Forefront TMG
18 26 (0.96%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 323 (11.88%) SCCM
2 206 (7.58%) SCOM
3 108 (3.97%) Puppet
4 107 (3.94%) WSUS
5 96 (3.53%) Backup Exec
6 91 (3.35%) Nagios
7 65 (2.39%) Opscode Chef
8 48 (1.77%) Ansible
9 43 (1.58%) Red Hat Satellite
10 37 (1.36%) NetBackup
11 34 (1.25%) Microsoft Clustering
12 33 (1.21%) AirWatch
12 33 (1.21%) Cisco Prime
13 29 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
14 24 (0.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 23 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
16 22 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
17 19 (0.70%) SolarWinds Orion
18 16 (0.59%) Salt
18 16 (0.59%) vMotion
Vendors
1 1282 (47.15%) Microsoft
2 1246 (45.83%) VMware
3 988 (36.34%) Cisco
4 500 (18.39%) Citrix
5 296 (10.89%) HP
6 192 (7.06%) CheckPoint
7 159 (5.85%) Apple
8 150 (5.52%) Juniper
9 144 (5.30%) F5
10 136 (5.00%) Dell
11 133 (4.89%) NetApp
12 127 (4.67%) Red Hat
13 124 (4.56%) SolarWinds
14 111 (4.08%) Palo Alto
15 104 (3.82%) Veeam
16 102 (3.75%) Avaya
17 96 (3.53%) Symantec
18 82 (3.02%) EMC
19 78 (2.87%) Oracle
20 65 (2.39%) SonicWALL
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
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Washington, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Digital Gurus
Salary: £31000 per annum + bonus and on call
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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Millshill Recruitment Ltd
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Reading, Berkshire
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83Zero
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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Senitor Associates
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City, London
Senitor Associates
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City, London
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