Period
to 5 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
UK > Wales
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 83 93 97
Rank change year-on-year +10 +4 +28
Permanent jobs citing DHCP 28 25 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 1.96% 1.47% 1.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.05% 10.92% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 27
Median annual salary £35,250 £40,000 £40,210
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.88% -0.52% +5.65%
10th Percentile £21,063 £25,600 £22,000
90th Percentile £38,750 £48,000 £49,250
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 186 229 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 13.03% 13.50% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 141 184 212
Median annual salary £38,500 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.91% -1.88% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,638
90th Percentile £58,750 £52,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +1.09% +2.22%

DHCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing DHCP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for DHCP in Wales

DHCP
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DHCP in Wales.

Salary trend for DHCP in Wales

DHCP
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing DHCP in Wales over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

Salary histogram for DHCP in Wales

DHCP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DHCP within the Wales region over the 6 months to 5 June 2020. 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
South Wales +12 20 £35,000 -12.50% 3
North Wales +7 6 £29,000 -35.56%
DHCP
UK

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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 Wales region with a requirement for DHCP.

1 24 (85.71%) DNS
2 19 (67.86%) Windows
3 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
4 16 (57.14%) Firewall
5 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (46.43%) TCP/IP
7 12 (42.86%) Linux
8 11 (39.29%) VPN
8 11 (39.29%) Azure
9 10 (35.71%) Bash Shell
9 10 (35.71%) High Availability
9 10 (35.71%) DevOps
10 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
10 9 (32.14%) Office 365
10 9 (32.14%) WAN
10 9 (32.14%) Finance
11 8 (28.57%) Identity Management
11 8 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (28.57%) Clustering
12 7 (25.00%) VMware
12 7 (25.00%) Degree
12 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (25.00%) Advertising
12 7 (25.00%) Citrix
12 7 (25.00%) LAN
13 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (21.43%) CCNA
13 6 (21.43%) IBM
13 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (21.43%) CentOS

DHCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
1 5 (17.86%) WebSphere
1 5 (17.86%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.71%) IIS
3 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (39.29%) Azure
2 9 (32.14%) Office 365
3 8 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (17.86%) IaaS
4 5 (17.86%) PaaS
4 5 (17.86%) SaaS
5 4 (14.29%) AWS
6 2 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 24 (85.71%) DNS
2 16 (57.14%) Firewall
3 13 (46.43%) TCP/IP
4 11 (39.29%) VPN
5 9 (32.14%) WAN
6 7 (25.00%) LAN
7 5 (17.86%) FTP
7 5 (17.86%) Network Security
7 5 (17.86%) SSH
7 5 (17.86%) SSL
8 4 (14.29%) SAN
8 4 (14.29%) VoIP
8 4 (14.29%) Wireless
9 3 (10.71%) SNMP
9 3 (10.71%) VLAN
9 3 (10.71%) WLAN
10 1 (3.57%) 802.11
10 1 (3.57%) ADSL
10 1 (3.57%) PBX
10 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Advertising
3 5 (17.86%) Retail
4 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Administrator
1 5 (17.86%) Cloud Specialist
1 5 (17.86%) Middleware Administrator
1 5 (17.86%) Senior Middleware Administrator
1 5 (17.86%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
1 5 (17.86%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (17.86%) Technical Leader
1 5 (17.86%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (14.29%) IT Support
2 4 (14.29%) Support Technician
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) IT Finance Manager
3 3 (10.71%) IT Manager
3 3 (10.71%) IT Services Manager
3 3 (10.71%) IT Support Technician
3 3 (10.71%) IT Technician
3 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Middleware
1 5 (17.86%) SOAP
1 5 (17.86%) Web Services
1 5 (17.86%) WSDL
2 1 (3.57%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Clustering
2 5 (17.86%) Cloud Native
2 5 (17.86%) iSeries
2 5 (17.86%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (17.86%) Public Cloud
3 3 (10.71%) Replication
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Linux
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
4 6 (21.43%) CentOS
4 6 (21.43%) Ubuntu
4 6 (21.43%) Windows 10
5 5 (17.86%) OS/400
5 5 (17.86%) SUSE
5 5 (17.86%) Unix
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) DevOps
1 10 (35.71%) High Availability
2 8 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) Collaborative Working
4 5 (17.86%) Decision-Making
4 5 (17.86%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.71%) Coaching
5 3 (10.71%) Customer-Centricity
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL
5 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.71%) Software Deployment
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) Preventative Maintenance
6 2 (7.14%) Project Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Bash Shell
2 5 (17.86%) Perl
2 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.86%) Python
2 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
3 4 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 6 (21.43%) CCNA
2 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (14.29%) MCSA
4 4 (14.29%) MCSE
5 1 (3.57%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
2 3 (10.71%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.86%) Docker
3 5 (17.86%) XenDesktop
4 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 3 (10.71%) XenApp
6 2 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Kubernetes
1 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Citrix
2 7 (25.00%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) IBM
4 5 (17.86%) Cisco
4 5 (17.86%) Fortinet
4 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
5 4 (14.29%) HP
5 4 (14.29%) Veeam
6 3 (10.71%) Aruba
6 3 (10.71%) Avaya
7 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.57%) BroadSoft
7 1 (3.57%) Draytek
7 1 (3.57%) Mitel
7 1 (3.57%) NETGEAR
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle
7 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.57%) WatchGuard