The table below looks at the statistics for IPv4 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv4 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 123 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.33% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.09% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £36,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.58% -15.00%
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
287 267 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.90% 14.78% 18.56%
Number of salaries quoted 233 238 261
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPv4 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) IPsec
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
4 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 6 (66.67%) HP
4 6 (66.67%) Dell
4 6 (66.67%) SAN
4 6 (66.67%) NetApp
4 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (66.67%) SonicWALL
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 6 (66.67%) vSphere
4 6 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (55.56%) VMware
6 4 (44.44%) Thin Client
6 4 (44.44%) Citrix
6 4 (44.44%) XenApp
6 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
6 4 (44.44%) Fat Client
6 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
7 3 (33.33%) SQL
8 2 (22.22%) MPLS
8 2 (22.22%) OSPF

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
1 8 (88.89%) IPsec
2 6 (66.67%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) VRRP
3 2 (22.22%) HSRP
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) IPv6
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Installations Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Thin Client
1 4 (44.44%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCP
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) MCSA
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 6 (66.67%) vSphere
1 6 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) XenApp
2 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
3 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) Dell
2 6 (66.67%) NetApp
2 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 6 (66.67%) SonicWALL
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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