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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 140 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 5 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.20% 0.33% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 2.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Median salary £44,298 £36,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.20% -
UK excluding London median salary £38,455 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -15.55%
IPv4
West Midlands

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
349 291 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.28% 15.98% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 265 238 233
Median salary £45,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (82.35%) Juniper
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (82.35%) CCNP
2 14 (82.35%) LAN
2 14 (82.35%) WAN
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (82.35%) Data Centre
3 12 (70.59%) vSphere
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Server
3 12 (70.59%) Windows
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 11 (64.71%) Network Security
5 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (52.94%) VMware
6 8 (47.06%) SAN
7 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
7 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
7 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
8 6 (35.29%) MCSE
8 6 (35.29%) MCSA
8 6 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (29.41%) NetApp
9 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
9 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
10 3 (17.65%) Terminal Services
10 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
10 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003

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 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (82.35%) LAN
2 14 (82.35%) WAN
3 11 (64.71%) Network Security
4 8 (47.06%) SAN
5 3 (17.65%) IPsec
5 3 (17.65%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Installations Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Firewall Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
1 12 (70.59%) Windows Server
1 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
2 3 (17.65%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) CCNP
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) MCSA
4 6 (35.29%) MCSE
4 6 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (17.65%) CCNA
6 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) vSphere
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
2 3 (17.65%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) Juniper
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 9 (52.94%) VMware
5 5 (29.41%) NetApp
6 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
6 3 (17.65%) Dell
6 3 (17.65%) HP
6 3 (17.65%) SonicWALL
7 2 (11.76%) Citrix