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 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 229 189
Rank change year-on-year +34 -40  
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 1460 1441 1890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.72% 1.45% 1.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.77% 8.48% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 1264 1524
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 13562 16990 19331
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.95% 17.04% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11012 14110 15523
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +36 1389 £37,500 - 186
London +68 581 £45,000 +5.88% 61
South East +21 289 £36,000 -4.00% 37
East of England +32 111 £34,000 +28.30% 15
City of London +62 106 £47,500 -10.37% 15
Yorkshire +8 101 £30,000 -14.28% 14
South West +17 93 £35,000 +8.52% 11
North West -36 92 £36,000 +1.40% 18
Berkshire +53 83 £41,000 +9.33% 5
West Yorkshire -2 74 £34,250 -2.14% 11
West Midlands +11 70 £30,000 -29.41% 24
Oxfordshire +60 68 £37,500 +3.44% 10
Hampshire +10 62 £31,663 -20.84% 6
Manchester -31 59 £36,000 +1.40% 11
Hertfordshire +5 48 £35,000 +17.64% 7
Leeds +10 38 £24,250 -35.33% 2
East Midlands +16 37 £32,500 +18.18% 6
Reading +36 36 £31,500 +5.00% 3
Essex 0 29 £37,000 +39.62% 1
Oxford +25 26 £42,500 -15.00% 6
Surrey +22 26 £42,500 +17.24% 11
Northamptonshire +21 23 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Wiltshire +20 22 £40,000 +66.66% 1
Scotland -1 22 £40,000 +19.40% 6
Cheshire -7 22 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Bristol -24 22 £42,500 +58.87% 8
Gloucestershire +12 21 £26,500 -37.64% 1
Birmingham -7 18 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Bradford +9 17 £45,000 +106.89% 3
Southampton +8 17 £30,750 -23.12% 1

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 2578 (94.54%) DNS
2 2110 (77.37%) Windows
3 1949 (71.47%) Active Directory
4 1377 (50.50%) Windows Server
5 1350 (49.50%) Microsoft
6 1289 (47.27%) VMware
7 1065 (39.05%) TCP/IP
8 1047 (38.39%) Firewall
9 985 (36.12%) Cisco
10 841 (30.84%) Windows Server 2008
11 813 (29.81%) MS Exchange
12 798 (29.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 790 (28.97%) VMware Infrastructure
14 787 (28.86%) LAN
15 767 (28.13%) WAN
16 635 (23.29%) ITIL
17 621 (22.77%) Office 365
18 599 (21.97%) Hyper-V
19 589 (21.60%) Linux
20 574 (21.05%) Citrix
21 554 (20.32%) VPN
22 520 (19.07%) Cisco Certification
23 519 (19.03%) Windows 7
24 454 (16.65%) SAN
25 453 (16.61%) SQL Server
26 443 (16.24%) Microsoft Office
27 408 (14.96%) PowerShell
28 401 (14.70%) SQL
28 401 (14.70%) Microsoft Certification
29 372 (13.64%) VLAN

DHCP
Co-occurring 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
1 813 (29.81%) MS Exchange
2 343 (12.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 286 (10.49%) IIS
4 276 (10.12%) SharePoint
5 267 (9.79%) Skype for Business
6 202 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 134 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2007
8 85 (3.12%) Exchange Server 2003
9 74 (2.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 67 (2.46%) Apache
11 44 (1.61%) Tomcat
12 35 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
13 22 (0.81%) IBM Notes
14 18 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
15 15 (0.55%) CMS
16 14 (0.51%) JBoss
17 13 (0.48%) SAS
18 11 (0.40%) Confluence
18 11 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
19 10 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 443 (16.24%) Microsoft Office
2 50 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 25 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 17 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (0.26%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.18%) InDesign
8 3 (0.11%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 3 (0.11%) PTC Creo
8 3 (0.11%) Vectorworks
9 2 (0.073%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.037%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.037%) MicroStation
10 1 (0.037%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 15 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.26%) iTrent
3 7 (0.26%) ResourceLink
4 6 (0.22%) Visualfiles
5 5 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.073%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.073%) Sage X3
8 2 (0.073%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.037%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.037%) Eikon
9 1 (0.037%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.037%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.037%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 621 (22.77%) Office 365
2 324 (11.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 303 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 84 (3.08%) IaaS
5 72 (2.64%) PaaS
6 38 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
7 36 (1.32%) SaaS
8 31 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 24 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
9 24 (0.88%) Mimecast
10 17 (0.62%) G Suite
11 16 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
11 16 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
12 14 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
13 11 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 11 (0.40%) OneDrive
14 10 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 9 (0.33%) Amazon S3
16 7 (0.26%) Oracle Service Cloud
17 5 (0.18%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2578 (94.54%) DNS
2 1065 (39.05%) TCP/IP
3 1047 (38.39%) Firewall
4 787 (28.86%) LAN
5 767 (28.13%) WAN
6 554 (20.32%) VPN
7 454 (16.65%) SAN
8 372 (13.64%) VLAN
9 296 (10.85%) Wireless
10 288 (10.56%) VoIP
11 258 (9.46%) MPLS
12 230 (8.43%) OSPF
13 227 (8.32%) BGP
14 216 (7.92%) Network Security
15 190 (6.97%) SMTP
16 176 (6.45%) Internet
17 175 (6.42%) Cisco ASA
18 172 (6.31%) Skype
19 151 (5.54%) LDAP
20 142 (5.21%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 453 (16.61%) SQL Server
2 114 (4.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 108 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 53 (1.94%) MySQL
5 50 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 39 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
7 30 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
8 18 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (0.59%) Oracle Database
10 14 (0.51%) SQL Server 2016
10 14 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (0.40%) NoSQL
12 8 (0.29%) Relational Database
13 6 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.22%) Oracle Exadata
13 6 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (0.22%) Redis
13 6 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.22%) SQLite
14 5 (0.18%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 32 (1.17%) MSI
2 25 (0.92%) Git (software)
3 23 (0.84%) JIRA
4 12 (0.44%) Visual Studio
5 11 (0.40%) Jenkins
5 11 (0.40%) WinDbg
6 10 (0.37%) Metasploit
7 9 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 7 (0.26%) InstallShield
9 6 (0.22%) Subversion
9 6 (0.22%) Vagrant
10 5 (0.18%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.11%) Maven
11 3 (0.11%) NetBeans
11 3 (0.11%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (0.073%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.073%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.073%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.073%) TestDirector
General
1 301 (11.04%) Finance
2 138 (5.06%) Telecoms
3 73 (2.68%) Law
4 68 (2.49%) Legal
5 62 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 53 (1.94%) Back Office
7 49 (1.80%) Banking
8 44 (1.61%) Retail
9 39 (1.43%) Marketing
10 20 (0.73%) Automotive
11 19 (0.70%) Advertising
12 18 (0.66%) Games
13 14 (0.51%) Electronics
14 13 (0.48%) Aerospace
15 12 (0.44%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.44%) Publishing
16 8 (0.29%) Billing
16 8 (0.29%) French Language
17 5 (0.18%) German Language
17 5 (0.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 478 (17.53%) Analyst
2 468 (17.16%) Support Engineer
3 419 (15.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 391 (14.34%) Network Engineer
5 293 (10.74%) IT Support
6 254 (9.31%) IT Engineer
7 223 (8.18%) Support Analyst
8 221 (8.10%) Windows Engineer
9 199 (7.30%) 2nd Line Support
10 175 (6.42%) 3rd Line Support
11 173 (6.34%) Administrator
12 172 (6.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 167 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
14 160 (5.87%) IT Support Engineer
15 153 (5.61%) Infrastructure Support
16 148 (5.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 131 (4.80%) Systems Administrator
18 122 (4.47%) 2nd Line Engineer
19 112 (4.11%) Server Engineer
20 106 (3.89%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (3.08%) Web Services
2 69 (2.53%) 802.1X
3 47 (1.72%) .NET
4 41 (1.50%) HTML
5 32 (1.17%) LAMP
6 31 (1.14%) CSS
7 25 (0.92%) Middleware
8 13 (0.48%) XML
9 12 (0.44%) JSON
10 11 (0.40%) REST
11 6 (0.22%) Software Packaging
12 5 (0.18%) FFmpeg
12 5 (0.18%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 4 (0.15%) .NET Framework
13 4 (0.15%) jQuery
13 4 (0.15%) Oracle Fusion
13 4 (0.15%) WSH
14 3 (0.11%) MAPI
14 3 (0.11%) WAP
14 3 (0.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 369 (13.53%) Data Centre
2 178 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
3 136 (4.99%) Driving Licence
4 111 (4.07%) Clustering
5 102 (3.74%) PKI
6 93 (3.41%) Blackberry
7 85 (3.12%) Management Information System
8 65 (2.38%) Computer Science
9 64 (2.35%) Replication
10 53 (1.94%) Public Cloud
11 52 (1.91%) Fat Client
11 52 (1.91%) Thin Client
12 51 (1.87%) Client/Server
13 49 (1.80%) Hedge funds
14 36 (1.32%) iPad
15 29 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
16 27 (0.99%) iPhone
16 27 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
17 23 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 21 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2110 (77.37%) Windows
2 1377 (50.50%) Windows Server
3 841 (30.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 798 (29.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 589 (21.60%) Linux
6 519 (19.03%) Windows 7
7 357 (13.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 341 (12.50%) Windows 10
9 200 (7.33%) Windows 8
10 147 (5.39%) Unix
11 131 (4.80%) Windows XP
12 112 (4.11%) Mac OS X
13 91 (3.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 61 (2.24%) Android
15 60 (2.20%) CentOS
15 60 (2.20%) Solaris
16 46 (1.69%) Ubuntu
17 39 (1.43%) Windows Vista
18 37 (1.36%) Apple iOS
19 35 (1.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 635 (23.29%) ITIL
2 159 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 154 (5.65%) Project Management
4 136 (4.99%) Service Delivery
5 121 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
6 118 (4.33%) Load Balancing
7 117 (4.29%) Migration
7 117 (4.29%) Network Management
8 115 (4.22%) Change Management
9 112 (4.11%) Service Management
10 103 (3.78%) Continuous Improvement
11 100 (3.67%) Problem Management
12 98 (3.59%) High Availability
13 91 (3.34%) Mentoring
14 89 (3.26%) Network Design
15 86 (3.15%) Root Cause Analysis
15 86 (3.15%) SIEM
16 83 (3.04%) Patch Management
17 73 (2.68%) DevOps
18 72 (2.64%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 408 (14.96%) PowerShell
2 401 (14.70%) SQL
3 110 (4.03%) Python
4 77 (2.82%) Perl
5 67 (2.46%) VBScript
6 60 (2.20%) Bash Shell
7 56 (2.05%) Java
8 48 (1.76%) Shell Script
9 40 (1.47%) VB
10 36 (1.32%) PHP
11 29 (1.06%) JavaScript
12 22 (0.81%) C#
13 21 (0.77%) C
14 17 (0.62%) Ruby
15 14 (0.51%) VBA
16 9 (0.33%) T-SQL
17 8 (0.29%) PL/SQL
17 8 (0.29%) sed
17 8 (0.29%) VB.NET
18 7 (0.26%) AWK
Qualifications
1 520 (19.07%) Cisco Certification
2 401 (14.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 351 (12.87%) CCNA
4 305 (11.18%) CCNP
5 279 (10.23%) Degree
6 244 (8.95%) MCSE
7 171 (6.27%) Security Cleared
8 168 (6.16%) MCSA
9 133 (4.88%) MCP
10 129 (4.73%) SC Cleared
11 101 (3.70%) CCIE
12 97 (3.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 81 (2.97%) DV Cleared
14 62 (2.27%) MCITP
15 48 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
16 32 (1.17%) Citrix Certification
17 26 (0.95%) MCTS
18 25 (0.92%) CCDP
18 25 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
19 24 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 179 (6.56%) SLA
2 72 (2.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 67 (2.46%) PCI DSS
4 22 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 15 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials
6 14 (0.51%) QA
7 7 (0.26%) GCP
8 6 (0.22%) COBIT
8 6 (0.22%) GDPR
9 5 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27002
10 3 (0.11%) PMO
11 2 (0.073%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 2 (0.073%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.037%) DICOM
12 1 (0.037%) HL7
12 1 (0.037%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1949 (71.47%) Active Directory
2 790 (28.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 599 (21.97%) Hyper-V
4 293 (10.74%) XenApp
5 242 (8.87%) vSphere
6 235 (8.62%) VMware ESXi
7 129 (4.73%) XenDesktop
8 88 (3.23%) Terminal Services
9 58 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
10 56 (2.05%) XenServer
11 46 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
12 36 (1.32%) NFS
12 36 (1.32%) Snort
13 35 (1.28%) DFS Replication
13 35 (1.28%) KVM
14 31 (1.14%) VMware Workstation
15 29 (1.06%) ISA Server
16 28 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
17 25 (0.92%) vCloud
18 21 (0.77%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 363 (13.31%) SCCM
2 180 (6.60%) SCOM
3 147 (5.39%) WSUS
4 112 (4.11%) Backup Exec
5 109 (4.00%) Puppet
6 68 (2.49%) vCenter Server
7 67 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
8 63 (2.31%) Norton AntiVirus
9 51 (1.87%) Nagios
10 47 (1.72%) Microsoft Clustering
11 43 (1.58%) Ansible
12 36 (1.32%) AirWatch
13 31 (1.14%) NetBackup
14 22 (0.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 20 (0.73%) vMotion
16 19 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
17 18 (0.66%) Cisco Prime
17 18 (0.66%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
17 18 (0.66%) Red Hat Satellite
17 18 (0.66%) Salt
Vendors
1 1350 (49.50%) Microsoft
2 1289 (47.27%) VMware
3 985 (36.12%) Cisco
4 574 (21.05%) Citrix
5 330 (12.10%) HP
6 171 (6.27%) CheckPoint
7 164 (6.01%) Dell
8 162 (5.94%) Juniper
9 159 (5.83%) NetApp
10 151 (5.54%) Symantec
11 144 (5.28%) F5
12 129 (4.73%) Apple
13 127 (4.66%) Palo Alto
14 122 (4.47%) Red Hat
15 120 (4.40%) Veeam
16 97 (3.56%) SolarWinds
17 93 (3.41%) EMC
18 84 (3.08%) Oracle
19 79 (2.90%) Avaya
20 74 (2.71%) SonicWALL
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Posted: 7 hours ago
London
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Wallingford, Oxfordshire
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