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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 721 821 773
Rank change year-on-year
+100 -48
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 152 81 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.073% 0.096%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.81% 0.42% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 136 58 73
Average salary £39,250 £46,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.13% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £45,000 £49,050
% change year-on-year
-15.55% -8.25%
IPv4
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18664 19269 20569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.12% 17.30% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14858 15360 16762
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IPv4 Jobs Demand Trend in England

IPv4
Salary Trend in England

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

IPv4 Salary Trend in England

IPv4
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPv4 across the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

IPv4 Salary Histogram in England

IPv4
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv4 within the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +69 71 £44,500 -15.23% 5
South East +27 27 £38,000 -20.00% 3
Yorkshire +17 16 £50,000 - 1
North West +19 14 £23,500 -47.77% 1
West Midlands +1 11 £35,000 +40.00% 3
South West -20 7 £37,500 -21.05% 1
East of England +32 6 £47,500 +5.55% 2
IPv4
UK

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 192 (61.15%) Cisco
2 162 (51.59%) IPv6
3 157 (50.00%) Firewall
4 130 (41.40%) VPN
5 111 (35.35%) Linux
6 106 (33.76%) BGP
6 106 (33.76%) VMware
7 96 (30.57%) Cisco Certification
8 95 (30.25%) MPLS
8 95 (30.25%) Windows
9 86 (27.39%) OSPF
10 83 (26.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 79 (25.16%) DNS
12 78 (24.84%) LAN
13 75 (23.89%) Microsoft
14 73 (23.25%) IPsec
15 66 (21.02%) CCNP
16 64 (20.38%) Juniper
16 64 (20.38%) WAN
17 61 (19.43%) TCP/IP
18 57 (18.15%) Cisco ASA
19 53 (16.88%) Hyper-V
20 50 (15.92%) MS Excel
21 49 (15.61%) Citrix
21 49 (15.61%) Active Directory
22 47 (14.97%) Degree
23 46 (14.65%) SAN
24 45 (14.33%) DHCP
24 45 (14.33%) SQL
24 45 (14.33%) VLAN

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 32 (10.19%) MS Exchange
2 22 (7.01%) SharePoint
3 13 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (3.18%) WebSphere
4 10 (3.18%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (2.55%) Lync
5 8 (2.55%) Apache
6 6 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.59%) IIS
8 4 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 50 (15.92%) MS Excel
2 28 (8.92%) MS Office
3 27 (8.60%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.37%) Office 365
2 10 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.96%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 162 (51.59%) IPv6
2 157 (50.00%) Firewall
3 130 (41.40%) VPN
4 106 (33.76%) BGP
5 95 (30.25%) MPLS
6 86 (27.39%) OSPF
7 79 (25.16%) DNS
8 78 (24.84%) LAN
9 73 (23.25%) IPsec
10 64 (20.38%) WAN
11 61 (19.43%) TCP/IP
12 57 (18.15%) Cisco ASA
13 46 (14.65%) SAN
14 45 (14.33%) DHCP
14 45 (14.33%) VLAN
15 43 (13.69%) SSL
15 43 (13.69%) Cisco IOS
16 42 (13.38%) VoIP
17 40 (12.74%) Internet
18 33 (10.51%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.83%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.60%) MySQL
3 6 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.59%) MariaDB
5 3 (0.96%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.32%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 30 (9.55%) Subversion
2 17 (5.41%) Maven
3 10 (3.18%) SoapUI
4 6 (1.91%) GCC
4 6 (1.91%) GDB
5 4 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.32%) CANoe
6 1 (0.32%) Redmine
6 1 (0.32%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.32%) Trac
6 1 (0.32%) JIRA
General
1 44 (14.01%) Finance
2 16 (5.10%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.14%) Games
4 10 (3.18%) Banking
4 10 (3.18%) Financial Institution
5 7 (2.23%) Marketing
6 2 (0.64%) Japanese Language
6 2 (0.64%) Legal
6 2 (0.64%) Advertising
7 1 (0.32%) Publishing
7 1 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 105 (33.44%) Network Engineer
2 48 (15.29%) Support Engineer
3 32 (10.19%) Administrator
4 28 (8.92%) Systems Administrator
5 25 (7.96%) Developer
6 24 (7.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 22 (7.01%) DevOps Engineer
7 22 (7.01%) 2nd Line Support
8 20 (6.37%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 19 (6.05%) Consultant
9 19 (6.05%) Cisco Engineer
10 18 (5.73%) Linux Administrator
11 17 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
11 17 (5.41%) Java Developer
11 17 (5.41%) Senior Network Engineer
11 17 (5.41%) Senior Developer
12 16 (5.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 15 (4.78%) Network Consultant
13 15 (4.78%) Systems Engineer
14 13 (4.14%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.69%) XML
2 17 (5.41%) RESTful
2 17 (5.41%) Spring
2 17 (5.41%) Hibernate
2 17 (5.41%) SOAP
3 15 (4.78%) Web Services
4 10 (3.18%) Java EE
4 10 (3.18%) jQuery
4 10 (3.18%) Spring MVC
4 10 (3.18%) JSF
4 10 (3.18%) JAXB
4 10 (3.18%) SAX
4 10 (3.18%) WebSphere MQ
4 10 (3.18%) EJB
4 10 (3.18%) Struts
4 10 (3.18%) JDBC
4 10 (3.18%) JSP
4 10 (3.18%) Servlets
4 10 (3.18%) XSD
4 10 (3.18%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.10%) Computer Science
2 11 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.18%) Client/Server
4 7 (2.23%) EqualLogic
5 6 (1.91%) Open Source
5 6 (1.91%) Clustering
6 4 (1.27%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.27%) Thin Client
7 3 (0.96%) Replication
7 3 (0.96%) Blackberry
7 3 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.96%) User Experience
8 2 (0.64%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.32%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.32%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.32%) SCADA
9 1 (0.32%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 111 (35.35%) Linux
2 95 (30.25%) Windows
3 43 (13.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (11.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (8.92%) UNIX
6 21 (6.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (6.69%) Ubuntu
7 20 (6.37%) Mac OS X
8 18 (5.73%) CentOS
8 18 (5.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (4.14%) Debian
10 10 (3.18%) Android
10 10 (3.18%) AIX
10 10 (3.18%) HPUX
10 10 (3.18%) Solaris
11 6 (1.91%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (1.27%) Windows Vista
12 4 (1.27%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.64%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.64%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (9.55%) ITIL
2 27 (8.60%) Load Balancing
3 26 (8.28%) Network Design
4 23 (7.32%) Network Management
5 22 (7.01%) DevOps
5 22 (7.01%) Configuration Management
5 22 (7.01%) E-Commerce
6 21 (6.69%) Performance Tuning
7 20 (6.37%) Project Management
8 17 (5.41%) Multithreading
9 16 (5.10%) Incident Management
10 14 (4.46%) Analytics
11 12 (3.82%) Migration
12 11 (3.50%) OO
12 11 (3.50%) Validation
13 10 (3.18%) Test Automation
13 10 (3.18%) Capacity Management
13 10 (3.18%) MVC
13 10 (3.18%) Service Delivery
13 10 (3.18%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (14.33%) SQL
2 21 (6.69%) Bash Shell
3 20 (6.37%) Java
3 20 (6.37%) Python
4 19 (6.05%) C++
5 17 (5.41%) Ruby
5 17 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 14 (4.46%) Shell Script
7 12 (3.82%) C
8 10 (3.18%) XPath
8 10 (3.18%) Perl
9 7 (2.23%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.27%) VBScript
11 3 (0.96%) PHP
12 1 (0.32%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.32%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 96 (30.57%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (21.02%) CCNP
3 47 (14.97%) Degree
4 30 (9.55%) CCNA
5 22 (7.01%) CCIE
6 14 (4.46%) Security Cleared
7 13 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (3.50%) SC Cleared
9 10 (3.18%) Sun Certification
10 9 (2.87%) CCIP
11 7 (2.23%) MCSE
12 6 (1.91%) JNCIA
13 5 (1.59%) CCSA
13 5 (1.59%) JNCIS
14 4 (1.27%) JNCIP
14 4 (1.27%) MCSA
15 3 (0.96%) CCSE
15 3 (0.96%) CCSP
15 3 (0.96%) MCP
15 3 (0.96%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.41%) QA
2 6 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.96%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.32%) JTAG
System Software
1 83 (26.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (16.88%) Hyper-V
3 49 (15.61%) Active Directory
4 27 (8.60%) VMware ESX
5 16 (5.10%) XenDesktop
6 14 (4.46%) NFS
7 13 (4.14%) vSphere
8 10 (3.18%) VirtualBox
9 9 (2.87%) Xsan
10 7 (2.23%) XenApp
10 7 (2.23%) XenServer
11 6 (1.91%) Forefront TMG
11 6 (1.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (1.59%) Openswan
13 4 (1.27%) Samba
14 3 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (0.96%) Terminal Server
14 3 (0.96%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
15 2 (0.64%) KVM
Systems Management
1 23 (7.32%) Nagios
2 21 (6.69%) FortiGate
3 15 (4.78%) Cacti
4 11 (3.50%) Puppet
4 11 (3.50%) ZABBIX
5 7 (2.23%) NetBackup
5 7 (2.23%) WMI
6 5 (1.59%) Ganglia
7 4 (1.27%) SCOM
7 4 (1.27%) Ansible
8 3 (0.96%) ARCserve
8 3 (0.96%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.64%) yum
10 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 192 (61.15%) Cisco
2 106 (33.76%) VMware
3 75 (23.89%) Microsoft
4 64 (20.38%) Juniper
5 49 (15.61%) Citrix
6 31 (9.87%) NetApp
7 28 (8.92%) CheckPoint
8 25 (7.96%) Red Hat
8 25 (7.96%) Brocade
9 20 (6.37%) F5
10 19 (6.05%) HP
11 14 (4.46%) SonicWALL
12 11 (3.50%) Dell
13 7 (2.23%) EMC
13 7 (2.23%) Symantec
13 7 (2.23%) Splunk
14 5 (1.59%) Fortinet
15 3 (0.96%) Blue Coat
15 3 (0.96%) Percona
15 3 (0.96%) Google
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