The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 215 203 228
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +25
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 2 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.036% 0.20% 0.084%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.72% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 5
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% +63.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -8.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1667 1519 1584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.70% 27.39% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 947 1127 1233
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IPv4
South East

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 30 July 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 +3 2 £52,500 +31.25%
IPv4
South East

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 10 (100.00%) IPv6
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (50.00%) Perl
3 5 (50.00%) UNIX
3 5 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) MS Office
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 4 (40.00%) Migration
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Ruby
4 4 (40.00%) VLAN
4 4 (40.00%) Xen
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (40.00%) Office 365
5 3 (30.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 3 (30.00%) VPN

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) IPv6
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) VLAN
5 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 2 (20.00%) VoIP
6 2 (20.00%) BGP
6 2 (20.00%) LTE
6 2 (20.00%) Wireless
6 2 (20.00%) IPsec
6 2 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (10.00%) X.21
7 1 (10.00%) 2G
7 1 (10.00%) Network Security
7 1 (10.00%) 3G
7 1 (10.00%) MPLS
7 1 (10.00%) OSPF
7 1 (10.00%) DSL
7 1 (10.00%) ATM
General
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Network Technician
2 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) DTV
1 2 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Process Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Perl
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Ruby
2 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (10.00%) JNCIA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) CCIE
1 1 (10.00%) CCSP
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) CCIP
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) Xen
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (10.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) Splunk
3 2 (20.00%) Aruba
3 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) F5