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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 228 194
Rank change year-on-year +28 -34  
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 1386 1556 1818
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.62% 1.49% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.17% 8.56% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1170 1329 1499
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -1.31%  
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 £36,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.77%  

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 13624 18170 19810
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.93% 17.37% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11093 15040 15797
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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 30 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 30 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 +35 1314 £39,000 +4.00% 187
London +37 511 £45,000 - 59
South East +6 300 £40,000 +8.10% 42
City of London +81 120 £42,500 -5.55% 13
East of England +22 110 £34,500 +21.05% 18
Yorkshire +49 101 £32,500 +4.00% 22
South West +22 83 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Berkshire +14 78 £42,925 +14.46% 15
North West -29 76 £32,500 +12.06% 15
West Yorkshire +19 72 £28,500 -9.52% 18
West Midlands 0 62 £35,000 -7.89% 14
Hampshire -15 56 £37,500 - 11
Oxfordshire +38 55 £43,750 +25.00% 5
Hertfordshire -6 54 £36,000 +16.12% 7
Manchester -28 54 £32,500 +9.24% 8
East Midlands +41 53 £40,000 +36.75% 7
Leeds +16 47 £26,500 -29.33% 5
Reading +34 38 £37,500 +1.35% 9
Northamptonshire +51 32 £42,500 - 2
Surrey +16 32 £37,500 -6.25% 3
North East +30 31 £27,000 +12.50% 4
Wiltshire +31 30 £35,000 -11.21%
Cambridgeshire +29 30 £34,000 +17.40% 8
Tyne and Wear +30 28 £27,000 +14.89% 3
Bristol -19 27 £40,000 +31.14% 2
Kent -2 25 £42,500 +25.92% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne +29 24 £27,250 +15.95% 2
Scotland -28 24 £50,000 +25.00% 4
East Sussex +15 20 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Brighton +12 20 £37,500 +7.14% 1

For the 6 months to 30 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 2535 (94.94%) DNS
2 1981 (74.19%) Windows
3 1802 (67.49%) Active Directory
4 1269 (47.53%) Microsoft
4 1269 (47.53%) Windows Server
5 1216 (45.54%) VMware
6 1009 (37.79%) TCP/IP
7 998 (37.38%) Firewall
8 972 (36.40%) Cisco
9 812 (30.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 794 (29.74%) LAN
11 788 (29.51%) MS Exchange
12 786 (29.44%) VMware Infrastructure
13 756 (28.31%) WAN
14 733 (27.45%) Windows Server 2012
15 613 (22.96%) Linux
16 605 (22.66%) ITIL
17 559 (20.94%) Cisco Certification
18 548 (20.52%) MS Excel
19 543 (20.34%) VPN
20 541 (20.26%) Hyper-V
21 518 (19.40%) Office 365
22 508 (19.03%) Citrix
23 487 (18.24%) Windows 7
24 435 (16.29%) MS Office
25 433 (16.22%) Data Centre
26 424 (15.88%) SQL Server
27 402 (15.06%) SAN
28 394 (14.76%) Microsoft Certification
29 357 (13.37%) SQL

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
1 788 (29.51%) MS Exchange
2 344 (12.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 295 (11.05%) IIS
4 229 (8.58%) Skype for Business
5 219 (8.20%) SharePoint
6 194 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 123 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2007
8 93 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2003
9 83 (3.11%) Apache
10 69 (2.58%) Tomcat
11 49 (1.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 42 (1.57%) JBoss
13 39 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
14 29 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
15 11 (0.41%) CMS
16 10 (0.37%) Confluence
16 10 (0.37%) IBM Notes
16 10 (0.37%) nginx
17 9 (0.34%) OpenStack
18 7 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 548 (20.52%) MS Excel
2 435 (16.29%) MS Office
3 25 (0.94%) MS Visio
4 17 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 12 (0.45%) MS Project
7 4 (0.15%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 4 (0.15%) PTC Creo
8 3 (0.11%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.075%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.075%) Vectorworks
10 1 (0.037%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.037%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.037%) InDesign
10 1 (0.037%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 11 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (0.41%) Visualfiles
2 9 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.11%) Fishtalk
5 3 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.11%) Q-Pulse
6 2 (0.075%) assyst
6 2 (0.075%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.075%) 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
1 518 (19.40%) Office 365
2 288 (10.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 268 (10.04%) Amazon AWS
4 63 (2.36%) IaaS
5 52 (1.95%) PaaS
6 38 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
7 26 (0.97%) SaaS
8 24 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
9 22 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
9 22 (0.82%) Mimecast
10 17 (0.64%) G Suite
11 8 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 8 (0.30%) OneDrive
12 7 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 7 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (0.19%) iPaaS
14 4 (0.15%) GitHub
15 3 (0.11%) Amazon S3
16 2 (0.075%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2535 (94.94%) DNS
2 1009 (37.79%) TCP/IP
3 998 (37.38%) Firewall
4 794 (29.74%) LAN
5 756 (28.31%) WAN
6 543 (20.34%) VPN
7 402 (15.06%) SAN
8 351 (13.15%) VLAN
9 313 (11.72%) Wireless
10 302 (11.31%) VoIP
11 271 (10.15%) MPLS
12 236 (8.84%) Network Security
13 232 (8.69%) OSPF
14 207 (7.75%) BGP
15 189 (7.08%) SMTP
16 184 (6.89%) Cisco ASA
17 166 (6.22%) SNMP
18 155 (5.81%) Internet
19 149 (5.58%) Cisco Nexus
20 143 (5.36%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 424 (15.88%) SQL Server
2 108 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 98 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 75 (2.81%) MySQL
5 44 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 36 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
7 23 (0.86%) Oracle Database
8 22 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
9 17 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (0.30%) NoSQL
13 7 (0.26%) SQL Server 2016
14 6 (0.22%) Big Data
15 5 (0.19%) Relational Database
16 4 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (0.15%) MS Access
16 4 (0.15%) Oracle Exadata
16 4 (0.15%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (1.09%) MSI
2 25 (0.94%) Git (software)
3 16 (0.60%) Jenkins
4 15 (0.56%) Visual Studio
5 11 (0.41%) JIRA
6 9 (0.34%) Subversion
6 9 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (0.30%) InstallShield
7 8 (0.30%) WinDbg
8 7 (0.26%) Hudson
9 5 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
9 5 (0.19%) Vagrant
10 4 (0.15%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.11%) Maven
12 2 (0.075%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.075%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.075%) TestDirector
13 1 (0.037%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.037%) JUnit
13 1 (0.037%) Metasploit
General
1 320 (11.99%) Finance
2 169 (6.33%) Telecoms
3 59 (2.21%) Banking
4 54 (2.02%) Manufacturing
5 52 (1.95%) Retail
6 48 (1.80%) Back Office
7 47 (1.76%) Law
8 43 (1.61%) Legal
9 42 (1.57%) Marketing
10 20 (0.75%) Advertising
11 18 (0.67%) Aerospace
12 17 (0.64%) Publishing
13 16 (0.60%) Automotive
14 13 (0.49%) Electronics
14 13 (0.49%) Games
15 8 (0.30%) Billing
15 8 (0.30%) French Language
16 7 (0.26%) Military
16 7 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 451 (16.89%) Analyst
2 437 (16.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 409 (15.32%) Support Engineer
4 371 (13.90%) Network Engineer
5 281 (10.52%) IT Support
6 253 (9.48%) IT Engineer
7 225 (8.43%) Support Analyst
8 211 (7.90%) 2nd Line Support
9 188 (7.04%) Administrator
10 183 (6.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 170 (6.37%) Windows Engineer
12 159 (5.96%) 3rd Line Support
13 155 (5.81%) Systems Engineer
14 149 (5.58%) IT Support Engineer
15 141 (5.28%) Systems Administrator
16 138 (5.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 137 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support
18 120 (4.49%) 2nd Line Engineer
19 116 (4.34%) Server Engineer
20 104 (3.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (3.18%) Web Services
2 80 (3.00%) 802.1X
3 49 (1.84%) LAMP
4 40 (1.50%) .NET
5 34 (1.27%) HTML
6 25 (0.94%) Middleware
7 20 (0.75%) CSS
8 16 (0.60%) XML
9 10 (0.37%) RESTful
10 7 (0.26%) LAPP Stack
11 6 (0.22%) FFmpeg
11 6 (0.22%) JDBC
12 5 (0.19%) JSON
12 5 (0.19%) REST
13 4 (0.15%) .NET Framework
13 4 (0.15%) Ajax
13 4 (0.15%) ASP.NET
13 4 (0.15%) jQuery
13 4 (0.15%) Oracle Fusion
14 3 (0.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 433 (16.22%) Data Centre
2 215 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
3 152 (5.69%) Driving Licence
4 111 (4.16%) Management Information System
5 103 (3.86%) PKI
6 95 (3.56%) Clustering
7 81 (3.03%) Blackberry
8 79 (2.96%) Computer Science
9 59 (2.21%) Public Cloud
10 52 (1.95%) Client/Server
11 51 (1.91%) Video Conferencing
12 42 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
13 41 (1.54%) Replication
14 40 (1.50%) iPhone
15 38 (1.42%) Hedge funds
16 32 (1.20%) iPad
17 27 (1.01%) Fat Client
17 27 (1.01%) Thin Client
18 26 (0.97%) Smartphone
19 24 (0.90%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1981 (74.19%) Windows
2 1269 (47.53%) Windows Server
3 812 (30.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 733 (27.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 613 (22.96%) Linux
6 487 (18.24%) Windows 7
7 321 (12.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 282 (10.56%) Windows 10
9 189 (7.08%) Windows 8
10 162 (6.07%) Unix
11 121 (4.53%) Windows XP
12 114 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 106 (3.97%) Mac OS X
14 60 (2.25%) Android
15 53 (1.99%) CentOS
16 48 (1.80%) Solaris
17 39 (1.46%) Ubuntu
18 34 (1.27%) Windows Vista
19 33 (1.24%) Apple iOS
20 27 (1.01%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 605 (22.66%) ITIL
2 199 (7.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 149 (5.58%) Service Delivery
4 145 (5.43%) Service Management
5 136 (5.09%) Network Management
6 133 (4.98%) Change Management
7 130 (4.87%) Network Design
8 128 (4.79%) High Availability
8 128 (4.79%) Migration
9 127 (4.76%) Project Management
10 123 (4.61%) Problem Management
11 111 (4.16%) Load Balancing
12 103 (3.86%) Root Cause Analysis
13 88 (3.30%) DevOps
14 83 (3.11%) Kalman Filter
15 80 (3.00%) Mentoring
16 75 (2.81%) Continuous Improvement
17 74 (2.77%) Line Management
18 72 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
19 70 (2.62%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 357 (13.37%) SQL
2 326 (12.21%) PowerShell
3 111 (4.16%) Perl
4 101 (3.78%) Python
5 89 (3.33%) Java
6 66 (2.47%) Bash Shell
7 59 (2.21%) VBScript
8 48 (1.80%) PHP
9 47 (1.76%) VB
10 42 (1.57%) Shell Script
11 34 (1.27%) JavaScript
12 28 (1.05%) C
13 27 (1.01%) C#
14 16 (0.60%) Ruby
15 11 (0.41%) VBA
16 10 (0.37%) C++
16 10 (0.37%) T-SQL
17 8 (0.30%) AWK
17 8 (0.30%) sed
18 5 (0.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 559 (20.94%) Cisco Certification
2 394 (14.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 348 (13.03%) CCNA
4 342 (12.81%) CCNP
5 262 (9.81%) MCSE
6 255 (9.55%) Degree
7 161 (6.03%) Security Cleared
8 149 (5.58%) MCSA
9 131 (4.91%) MCP
10 129 (4.83%) SC Cleared
11 117 (4.38%) CCIE
12 102 (3.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 61 (2.28%) MCITP
14 52 (1.95%) DV Cleared
15 36 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
16 33 (1.24%) Citrix Certification
17 28 (1.05%) CISSP
18 26 (0.97%) CCDP
19 19 (0.71%) CCSE
19 19 (0.71%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 201 (7.53%) SLA
2 92 (3.45%) PCI DSS
3 58 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (0.71%) QA
5 14 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.26%) GCP
7 4 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.11%) PMO
9 2 (0.075%) GDPR
10 1 (0.037%) COBIT
10 1 (0.037%) DICOM
10 1 (0.037%) HL7
10 1 (0.037%) ISO22301
System Software
1 1802 (67.49%) Active Directory
2 786 (29.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 541 (20.26%) Hyper-V
4 257 (9.63%) XenApp
5 244 (9.14%) vSphere
6 136 (5.09%) VMware ESXi
7 110 (4.12%) XenDesktop
8 79 (2.96%) VMware ESX
9 71 (2.66%) Terminal Services
10 52 (1.95%) XenServer
11 51 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
12 48 (1.80%) Virtual Machines
13 44 (1.65%) NFS
14 40 (1.50%) Firmware
15 39 (1.46%) Virtual Servers
16 36 (1.35%) vCloud
17 27 (1.01%) VMware Server
18 25 (0.94%) ISA Server
18 25 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
19 24 (0.90%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 324 (12.13%) SCCM
2 200 (7.49%) SCOM
3 113 (4.23%) WSUS
4 103 (3.86%) Puppet
5 97 (3.63%) Backup Exec
6 89 (3.33%) Nagios
7 63 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
8 46 (1.72%) Ansible
9 41 (1.54%) Red Hat Satellite
10 36 (1.35%) NetBackup
11 35 (1.31%) Microsoft Clustering
12 32 (1.20%) AirWatch
13 31 (1.16%) Cisco Prime
14 30 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
15 25 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
15 25 (0.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 22 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
17 20 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
18 17 (0.64%) vMotion
19 16 (0.60%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1269 (47.53%) Microsoft
2 1216 (45.54%) VMware
3 972 (36.40%) Cisco
4 508 (19.03%) Citrix
5 293 (10.97%) HP
6 181 (6.78%) CheckPoint
7 161 (6.03%) Apple
8 152 (5.69%) Juniper
9 141 (5.28%) Dell
10 136 (5.09%) F5
11 133 (4.98%) NetApp
12 126 (4.72%) Red Hat
13 123 (4.61%) SolarWinds
14 110 (4.12%) Palo Alto
15 108 (4.04%) Veeam
16 98 (3.67%) Symantec
17 97 (3.63%) Avaya
18 83 (3.11%) EMC
19 76 (2.85%) Oracle
20 66 (2.47%) SonicWALL
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Premier IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Dane Partnership
Salary: £32,000 per annum (negotiable)
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus and Full Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + 10% Pension + 15% Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary and Benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + pension
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Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
ninesharp
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + training
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £18k - 34k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30k - £40k + health + life cover +
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £14000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Up to £55,000 + Bonus & Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday