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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 128 124 114
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 0.094% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 0.56% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £35,000 - £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £43,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
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
415 355 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.93% 16.72% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 327 326 279
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 4 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 4 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) IPsec
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) IPsec
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Installations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 4 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Dell