The table below looks at the statistics for IPv4 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv4 over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 124 110 124
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 7 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.37% 0.48% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.61% 3.17% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 3
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
268 284 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.03% 15.05% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 171 250 255
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing IPv4 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IPv4 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IPv4
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

IPv4 Salary Trend in Birmingham

IPv4
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPv4 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

IPv4 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing IPv4 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for IPv4.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (77.78%) HP
4 13 (72.22%) VMware
5 12 (66.67%) vSphere
5 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (61.11%) SAN
6 11 (61.11%) NetApp
6 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
7 10 (55.56%) Dell
7 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
7 10 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (55.56%) CheckPoint
7 10 (55.56%) SonicWALL
7 10 (55.56%) Forefront TMG
8 9 (50.00%) Hyper-V
8 9 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
8 9 (50.00%) SQL
8 9 (50.00%) Terminal Services
9 8 (44.44%) LAN
9 8 (44.44%) WAN
9 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (33.33%) Driving Licence
10 6 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
11 5 (27.78%) Citrix

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 10 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) SAN
3 9 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (44.44%) LAN
4 8 (44.44%) WAN
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (22.22%) DHCP
5 4 (22.22%) DNS
5 4 (22.22%) HSRP
5 4 (22.22%) Network Security
5 4 (22.22%) Spanning Tree
5 4 (22.22%) SSL
5 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 4 (22.22%) VLAN
5 4 (22.22%) VoIP
5 4 (22.22%) VPN
5 4 (22.22%) Wireless
5 4 (22.22%) Wireshark
6 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Installations Engineer
1 8 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IP Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior IP Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) IP Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 3 (16.67%) Fat Client
3 3 (16.67%) HP StoreVirtual
3 3 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
1 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (22.22%) Data Security
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Presales
3 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CCNP
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) CCNA
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) MCSA
3 2 (11.11%) MCSE
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (66.67%) vSphere
2 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (55.56%) Forefront TMG
3 9 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (50.00%) Terminal Services
4 3 (16.67%) XenApp
4 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (77.78%) HP
3 13 (72.22%) VMware
4 11 (61.11%) NetApp
5 10 (55.56%) CheckPoint
5 10 (55.56%) Dell
5 10 (55.56%) SonicWALL
6 5 (27.78%) Citrix
7 4 (22.22%) Draytek
7 4 (22.22%) Fortinet
7 4 (22.22%) Huawei
7 4 (22.22%) Meraki
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) NETGEAR
8 3 (16.67%) Juniper
9 1 (5.56%) F5
9 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto