The table below looks at the statistics for IPv4 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv4 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 221 222 210
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 8 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.13% 0.051% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.44% 0.17% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 11
Average salary £66,250 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.41% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £44,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.20% -0.55%
IPv4
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1820 1736 1422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.50% 29.24% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 1209 1087
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPv4 across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPv4 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IPv4
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPv4 across the Berkshire region.

IPv4 Salary Trend in Berkshire

IPv4
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv4 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +6 7 £67,500 -3.57%
IPv4
South East

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing IPv4 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IPv4.

1 11 (100.00%) IPv6
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) MPLS
2 9 (81.82%) OSPF
2 9 (81.82%) BGP
2 9 (81.82%) CCNP
2 9 (81.82%) CCIP
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (81.82%) CCIE
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
3 8 (72.73%) F5
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (72.73%) FortiGate
4 7 (63.64%) Migration
5 5 (45.45%) Blue Coat
5 5 (45.45%) ProxySG
5 5 (45.45%) SevOne
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (45.45%) SIEM
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (45.45%) BMC
5 5 (45.45%) Wireless
5 5 (45.45%) Project Management
6 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
7 3 (27.27%) Perl
7 3 (27.27%) UNIX
7 3 (27.27%) Python
8 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing IPv4 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IPv4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) IPv6
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) MPLS
2 9 (81.82%) OSPF
2 9 (81.82%) BGP
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (45.45%) Wireless
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (18.18%) VLAN
6 1 (9.09%) IPsec
6 1 (9.09%) DSL
6 1 (9.09%) X.21
6 1 (9.09%) ATM
6 1 (9.09%) ISDN
6 1 (9.09%) PPP
6 1 (9.09%) SNMP
6 1 (9.09%) VPN
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Team Leader
1 6 (54.55%) Network Team Leader
2 5 (45.45%) Network Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Consultant
4 3 (27.27%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
4 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) Network Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Migration
2 5 (45.45%) SIEM
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
1 3 (27.27%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) Ruby
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CCIE
1 9 (81.82%) CCNP
1 9 (81.82%) CCIP
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) JNCIA
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) CCSP
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) ProxySG
2 2 (18.18%) Xen
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) FortiGate
2 1 (9.09%) Netcool
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) F5
3 5 (45.45%) SevOne
3 5 (45.45%) Blue Coat
3 5 (45.45%) BMC
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix