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

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 236 200
Rank change year-on-year +39 -36  
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 1578 1442 1861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.77% 1.47% 1.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.96% 8.66% 9.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1339 1271 1503
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 14393 16653 18928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.19% 16.92% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11726 13863 15428
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +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 28 June 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 June 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 +33 1501 £38,061 +1.49% 173
London +63 637 £45,000 +2.27% 64
South East +14 298 £35,000 -10.25% 26
Yorkshire +19 126 £30,000 -14.28% 9
East of England +23 115 £35,000 +7.69% 16
City of London +44 109 £47,500 -9.52% 11
South West +7 103 £36,500 +21.66% 12
West Yorkshire +28 98 £31,056 -12.51% 5
North West -33 97 £40,000 +7.38% 27
West Midlands +6 87 £34,500 -8.00% 13
Berkshire +32 76 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Manchester -26 66 £40,000 +10.34% 17
Oxfordshire +53 65 £35,000 - 4
Hertfordshire +24 61 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Leeds +16 54 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Hampshire -3 53 £31,825 -20.43% 5
Surrey +24 49 £34,250 -2.14% 5
Birmingham +10 44 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Gloucestershire +13 32 £40,000 +11.11% 3
Essex +6 30 £37,000 +39.62%
Reading +35 29 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Oxford +22 26 £42,500 +51.78% 1
East Midlands -1 25 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Cheshire -19 25 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Scotland +9 23 £38,500 +14.92% 7
Wiltshire +5 23 £40,000 +33.33%
Bristol -26 22 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Wales +15 19 £34,000 +4.61% 1
Kent -8 19 £22,500 -22.41%
Salisbury - 19 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 2785 (94.34%) DNS
2 2280 (77.24%) Windows
3 2101 (71.17%) Active Directory
4 1463 (49.56%) Windows Server
5 1454 (49.25%) Microsoft
6 1390 (47.09%) VMware
7 1173 (39.74%) TCP/IP
8 1137 (38.52%) Firewall
9 1038 (35.16%) Cisco
10 901 (30.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 895 (30.32%) MS Exchange
12 883 (29.91%) VMware Infrastructure
13 868 (29.40%) Windows Server 2012
14 842 (28.52%) LAN
15 827 (28.01%) WAN
16 696 (23.58%) ITIL
16 696 (23.58%) Office 365
17 654 (22.15%) Hyper-V
18 646 (21.88%) Linux
19 643 (21.78%) VPN
20 604 (20.46%) Citrix
21 595 (20.16%) Windows 7
22 521 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
23 503 (17.04%) SAN
24 487 (16.50%) SQL Server
24 487 (16.50%) Microsoft Office
25 465 (15.75%) PowerShell
26 460 (15.58%) SQL
27 436 (14.77%) Microsoft Certification
28 408 (13.82%) 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
1 895 (30.32%) MS Exchange
2 355 (12.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 320 (10.84%) SharePoint
4 298 (10.09%) IIS
5 283 (9.59%) Skype for Business
6 240 (8.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 147 (4.98%) Exchange Server 2007
8 97 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2003
9 87 (2.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 78 (2.64%) Apache
11 42 (1.42%) Tomcat
12 34 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
13 28 (0.95%) IBM Notes
14 21 (0.71%) CMS
14 21 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
15 19 (0.64%) SAS
16 15 (0.51%) WebLogic
17 13 (0.44%) nginx
17 13 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
17 13 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 487 (16.50%) Microsoft Office
2 57 (1.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 35 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 29 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 19 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
6 8 (0.27%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.20%) InDesign
8 4 (0.14%) Vectorworks
9 3 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.068%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.068%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 2 (0.068%) PTC Creo
11 1 (0.034%) MicroStation
11 1 (0.034%) Mozilla Thunderbird
11 1 (0.034%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 20 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.27%) Visualfiles
4 7 (0.24%) iTrent
4 7 (0.24%) ResourceLink
5 6 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.068%) Sage X3
7 2 (0.068%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.034%) Eikon
8 1 (0.034%) Infor SunSystems
8 1 (0.034%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.034%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.034%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.034%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 696 (23.58%) Office 365
2 358 (12.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 289 (9.79%) Amazon AWS
4 91 (3.08%) IaaS
5 85 (2.88%) PaaS
6 44 (1.49%) SaaS
7 39 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
8 36 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
9 33 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 28 (0.95%) Mimecast
11 23 (0.78%) G Suite
12 21 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
13 18 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
14 17 (0.58%) OneDrive
15 11 (0.37%) Amazon S3
15 11 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
16 10 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 10 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
17 9 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 7 (0.24%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2785 (94.34%) DNS
2 1173 (39.74%) TCP/IP
3 1137 (38.52%) Firewall
4 842 (28.52%) LAN
5 827 (28.01%) WAN
6 643 (21.78%) VPN
7 503 (17.04%) SAN
8 408 (13.82%) VLAN
9 314 (10.64%) Wireless
10 308 (10.43%) VoIP
11 288 (9.76%) MPLS
12 247 (8.37%) BGP
13 241 (8.16%) OSPF
14 215 (7.28%) Network Security
15 201 (6.81%) SMTP
16 195 (6.61%) Skype
17 186 (6.30%) Internet
18 182 (6.17%) Cisco ASA
19 168 (5.69%) SSL
20 159 (5.39%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 487 (16.50%) SQL Server
2 132 (4.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 120 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
4 69 (2.34%) MySQL
5 60 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 45 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
7 35 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
8 20 (0.68%) Oracle Database
9 19 (0.64%) SQL Server 2016
10 16 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (0.44%) NoSQL
11 13 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (0.37%) Oracle Database 12c
13 11 (0.37%) SQLite
14 10 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (0.34%) Redis
15 9 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (0.30%) Relational Database
16 7 (0.24%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 34 (1.15%) Git (software)
2 29 (0.98%) MSI
3 28 (0.95%) JIRA
4 15 (0.51%) Jenkins
5 12 (0.41%) Metasploit
6 11 (0.37%) Vagrant
6 11 (0.37%) Visual Studio
7 10 (0.34%) WinDbg
8 9 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 8 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (0.27%) Subversion
10 7 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
13 4 (0.14%) InstallShield
13 4 (0.14%) Maven
14 3 (0.10%) Gerrit
14 3 (0.10%) NetBeans
14 3 (0.10%) Sonatype Nexus
14 3 (0.10%) TeamCity
General
1 341 (11.55%) Finance
2 153 (5.18%) Telecoms
3 91 (3.08%) Law
4 89 (3.01%) Legal
5 71 (2.41%) Manufacturing
6 61 (2.07%) Back Office
7 55 (1.86%) Retail
8 48 (1.63%) Banking
9 43 (1.46%) Marketing
10 31 (1.05%) Games
11 25 (0.85%) Automotive
12 23 (0.78%) Advertising
13 18 (0.61%) Electronics
14 13 (0.44%) Aerospace
14 13 (0.44%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.41%) French Language
16 11 (0.37%) Military
17 8 (0.27%) Publishing
18 6 (0.20%) German Language
18 6 (0.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 518 (17.55%) Support Engineer
2 504 (17.07%) Analyst
3 461 (15.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 402 (13.62%) Network Engineer
5 341 (11.55%) IT Support
6 284 (9.62%) IT Engineer
7 239 (8.10%) Windows Engineer
8 233 (7.89%) Support Analyst
9 208 (7.05%) 2nd Line Support
10 194 (6.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 194 (6.57%) Systems Engineer
11 186 (6.30%) IT Support Engineer
12 183 (6.20%) Administrator
13 178 (6.03%) 3rd Line Support
14 157 (5.32%) Infrastructure Support
15 142 (4.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 135 (4.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 135 (4.57%) Systems Administrator
17 128 (4.34%) Desktop Support
18 118 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (2.98%) 802.1X
2 77 (2.61%) Web Services
3 50 (1.69%) .NET
4 45 (1.52%) LAMP
5 39 (1.32%) HTML
6 32 (1.08%) CSS
7 26 (0.88%) Middleware
8 18 (0.61%) JSON
9 11 (0.37%) REST
10 10 (0.34%) XML
11 8 (0.27%) Software Packaging
11 8 (0.27%) WAP
12 6 (0.20%) LEMP Stack
12 6 (0.20%) POSIX
13 5 (0.17%) .NET Framework
13 5 (0.17%) RabbitMQ
13 5 (0.17%) Windows SharePoint Services
14 4 (0.14%) Oracle Fusion
15 3 (0.10%) jQuery
15 3 (0.10%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 372 (12.60%) Data Centre
2 167 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 129 (4.37%) Clustering
4 128 (4.34%) Driving Licence
5 105 (3.56%) Blackberry
6 101 (3.42%) PKI
7 100 (3.39%) Management Information System
8 80 (2.71%) Replication
9 76 (2.57%) Computer Science
10 55 (1.86%) Fat Client
10 55 (1.86%) Hedge funds
10 55 (1.86%) Thin Client
11 50 (1.69%) Client/Server
12 47 (1.59%) Public Cloud
13 36 (1.22%) iPad
14 34 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
15 25 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
16 24 (0.81%) CESG
16 24 (0.81%) Private Cloud
17 23 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2280 (77.24%) Windows
2 1463 (49.56%) Windows Server
3 901 (30.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 868 (29.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 646 (21.88%) Linux
6 595 (20.16%) Windows 7
7 401 (13.58%) Windows 10
8 386 (13.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 249 (8.43%) Windows 8
10 167 (5.66%) Unix
11 146 (4.95%) Windows XP
12 110 (3.73%) Mac OS X
13 100 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 76 (2.57%) CentOS
15 74 (2.51%) Solaris
16 71 (2.41%) Android
17 70 (2.37%) Ubuntu
18 53 (1.80%) Windows Vista
19 48 (1.63%) Apple iOS
20 41 (1.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 696 (23.58%) ITIL
2 173 (5.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 173 (5.86%) Project Management
3 145 (4.91%) Kalman Filter
4 138 (4.67%) Service Delivery
5 135 (4.57%) Load Balancing
6 131 (4.44%) Change Management
6 131 (4.44%) Migration
7 127 (4.30%) Problem Management
8 113 (3.83%) Service Management
9 112 (3.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 112 (3.79%) SIEM
10 111 (3.76%) Network Management
11 106 (3.59%) Root Cause Analysis
12 104 (3.52%) Mentoring
13 103 (3.49%) Patch Management
14 95 (3.22%) Configuration Management
15 89 (3.01%) Cybersecurity
16 88 (2.98%) Network Design
17 87 (2.95%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 465 (15.75%) PowerShell
2 460 (15.58%) SQL
3 130 (4.40%) Python
4 85 (2.88%) Perl
5 77 (2.61%) Bash Shell
6 71 (2.41%) VBScript
7 65 (2.20%) Shell Script
8 64 (2.17%) Java
9 44 (1.49%) PHP
10 35 (1.19%) VB
11 31 (1.05%) JavaScript
12 27 (0.91%) C
13 23 (0.78%) Ruby
14 22 (0.75%) C#
15 13 (0.44%) PL/SQL
16 12 (0.41%) VBA
17 11 (0.37%) sed
18 10 (0.34%) AWK
19 9 (0.30%) T-SQL
20 8 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 521 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 436 (14.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 367 (12.43%) CCNA
4 301 (10.20%) Degree
5 285 (9.65%) CCNP
6 269 (9.11%) MCSE
7 204 (6.91%) MCSA
8 178 (6.03%) Security Cleared
9 152 (5.15%) MCP
10 133 (4.51%) SC Cleared
11 104 (3.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 92 (3.12%) DV Cleared
13 83 (2.81%) CCIE
14 77 (2.61%) MCITP
15 51 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
16 41 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 39 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
18 34 (1.15%) CISSP
19 32 (1.08%) MCTS
20 30 (1.02%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 198 (6.71%) SLA
2 86 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 71 (2.41%) PCI DSS
4 21 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 20 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials
6 14 (0.47%) QA
7 8 (0.27%) GDPR
7 8 (0.27%) PMO
8 6 (0.20%) COBIT
8 6 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 5 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 5 (0.17%) GCP
10 2 (0.068%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.034%) DICOM
11 1 (0.034%) HL7
11 1 (0.034%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2101 (71.17%) Active Directory
2 883 (29.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 654 (22.15%) Hyper-V
4 321 (10.87%) XenApp
5 271 (9.18%) VMware ESXi
6 249 (8.43%) vSphere
7 138 (4.67%) XenDesktop
8 103 (3.49%) Terminal Services
9 65 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
10 58 (1.96%) XenServer
11 55 (1.86%) KVM
12 51 (1.73%) Microsoft App-V
13 44 (1.49%) Docker
14 42 (1.42%) DFS Replication
14 42 (1.42%) VMware Workstation
15 39 (1.32%) Snort
16 37 (1.25%) NFS
17 34 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
18 28 (0.95%) ISA Server
19 24 (0.81%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 393 (13.31%) SCCM
2 180 (6.10%) WSUS
3 175 (5.93%) SCOM
4 130 (4.40%) Puppet
5 129 (4.37%) Backup Exec
6 82 (2.78%) vCenter Server
7 79 (2.68%) Norton AntiVirus
8 73 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
9 53 (1.80%) Ansible
10 48 (1.63%) Microsoft Clustering
10 48 (1.63%) Nagios
11 40 (1.36%) AirWatch
12 33 (1.12%) NetBackup
13 27 (0.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 26 (0.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 25 (0.85%) Salt
15 25 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
16 24 (0.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 22 (0.75%) Cacti
18 20 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1454 (49.25%) Microsoft
2 1390 (47.09%) VMware
3 1038 (35.16%) Cisco
4 604 (20.46%) Citrix
5 369 (12.50%) HP
6 201 (6.81%) Dell
7 193 (6.54%) CheckPoint
8 189 (6.40%) NetApp
9 188 (6.37%) Symantec
10 186 (6.30%) Juniper
11 159 (5.39%) F5
12 146 (4.95%) Palo Alto
13 145 (4.91%) Red Hat
13 145 (4.91%) Veeam
14 119 (4.03%) Apple
15 107 (3.62%) SolarWinds
16 91 (3.08%) EMC
17 87 (2.95%) Oracle
18 78 (2.64%) Meraki
19 77 (2.61%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Consult Resolute Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Great salary
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Exellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
East London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Accrington, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Exellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum £20,000 - £27,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
The Workshop
Posted: Yesterday
Enfield, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Free Food etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Washington, Tyne and Wear
Central Employment
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
KnownFour
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago