The table below looks at the statistics for IPv4 skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv4 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 300 332 329
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -3
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 7 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.081% 0.042%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% 0.49% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 1
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,750 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -12.20%
IPv4
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1440 2044 1882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.92% 16.63% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1226 1718 1683
Average salary £52,500 £50,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% -3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPv4 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPv4 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IPv4
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

IPv4 Salary Trend in the City of London

IPv4
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPv4 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

IPv4 Salary Histogram in the City of London

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 13 (86.67%) IPv6
2 10 (66.67%) BGP
3 9 (60.00%) MPLS
3 9 (60.00%) Firewall
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco
4 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
5 7 (46.67%) Linux
6 6 (40.00%) Perl
6 6 (40.00%) UNIX
6 6 (40.00%) Windows
6 6 (40.00%) Juniper
7 5 (33.33%) Ethernet
7 5 (33.33%) Broadband
7 5 (33.33%) PHP
7 5 (33.33%) Python
7 5 (33.33%) Validation
7 5 (33.33%) Tcl
7 5 (33.33%) Network Design
7 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 4 (26.67%) DSL
8 4 (26.67%) DNS
8 4 (26.67%) CCNP
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (26.67%) Multicast
8 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
9 3 (20.00%) Unicast
9 3 (20.00%) IOS XR
9 3 (20.00%) Junos
9 3 (20.00%) Citrix

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) IPv6
2 10 (66.67%) BGP
3 9 (60.00%) MPLS
3 9 (60.00%) Firewall
4 5 (33.33%) Broadband
4 5 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 4 (26.67%) DSL
5 4 (26.67%) Multicast
5 4 (26.67%) DNS
6 3 (20.00%) Unicast
6 3 (20.00%) IOS XR
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (20.00%) Junos
6 3 (20.00%) NetScaler
6 3 (20.00%) ADSL
6 3 (20.00%) VPN
6 3 (20.00%) WAN
7 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (13.33%) OSPF
8 1 (6.67%) VLAN
General
1 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Test Development Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Development Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) IP Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) UNIX
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Network Design
1 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 5 (33.33%) Validation
2 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.67%) Office Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Perl
2 5 (33.33%) PHP
2 5 (33.33%) Python
2 5 (33.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCNP
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) CCIP
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) XenApp
2 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Juniper
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (6.67%) Apple
5 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago