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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 724 730 794
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +64
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 153 156 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.15% 0.060%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.89% 0.80% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 145 149 47
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,400 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
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
17115 19406 17580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.80% 18.23% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14312 15461 14271
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 September 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 September 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 -31 50 £50,000 - 6
South East +26 46 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Yorkshire +25 21 £37,500 +4.16%
South West -28 14 £48,000 +20.00%
West Midlands +6 13 £37,500 +7.14% 1
North West - 7 £25,000 - 1
East of England -5 2 £23,000 -48.88%
IPv4
UK

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 193 (65.20%) Cisco
2 179 (60.47%) IPv6
3 178 (60.14%) VPN
4 158 (53.38%) Firewall
5 122 (41.22%) Data Centre
6 121 (40.88%) BGP
7 112 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
8 111 (37.50%) MPLS
9 106 (35.81%) Windows
10 100 (33.78%) VMware
10 100 (33.78%) Microsoft
11 93 (31.42%) OSPF
12 89 (30.07%) Linux
12 89 (30.07%) VMware Infrastructure
13 87 (29.39%) CCNP
14 83 (28.04%) DNS
15 80 (27.03%) LAN
16 77 (26.01%) Juniper
17 76 (25.68%) TCP/IP
18 69 (23.31%) IPsec
19 64 (21.62%) Active Directory
19 64 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
20 56 (18.92%) Cisco ASA
20 56 (18.92%) Cisco IOS
20 56 (18.92%) CheckPoint
21 53 (17.91%) SAN
21 53 (17.91%) Windows Server 2012
22 50 (16.89%) WAN
23 49 (16.55%) MS Exchange
24 47 (15.88%) MS Excel

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 49 (16.55%) MS Exchange
2 23 (7.77%) Exchange Server 2003
3 18 (6.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (5.41%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (3.04%) Apache
7 7 (2.36%) IIS
8 5 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.35%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.34%) Lync
Applications
1 47 (15.88%) MS Excel
2 39 (13.18%) MS Office
3 34 (11.49%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.73%) Office 365
2 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.68%) PaaS
3 2 (0.68%) IaaS
3 2 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 179 (60.47%) IPv6
2 178 (60.14%) VPN
3 158 (53.38%) Firewall
4 121 (40.88%) BGP
5 111 (37.50%) MPLS
6 93 (31.42%) OSPF
7 83 (28.04%) DNS
8 80 (27.03%) LAN
9 76 (25.68%) TCP/IP
10 69 (23.31%) IPsec
11 56 (18.92%) Cisco IOS
11 56 (18.92%) Cisco ASA
12 53 (17.91%) SAN
13 50 (16.89%) WAN
14 46 (15.54%) DHCP
15 42 (14.19%) VLAN
16 39 (13.18%) Internet
17 31 (10.47%) L2TP
18 29 (9.80%) SSL
19 26 (8.78%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.73%) MySQL
3 6 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.03%) Cognos Impromptu
3 6 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.68%) Big Data
5 2 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.35%) Subversion
2 1 (0.34%) JIRA
2 1 (0.34%) Redmine
2 1 (0.34%) Trac
General
1 39 (13.18%) Telecoms
2 16 (5.41%) Finance
3 11 (3.72%) Games
4 7 (2.36%) Marketing
5 4 (1.35%) Advertising
6 3 (1.01%) Japanese Language
6 3 (1.01%) Back Office
7 2 (0.68%) Legal
7 2 (0.68%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.68%) Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Retail
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Military
8 1 (0.34%) Electronics
8 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 105 (35.47%) Network Engineer
2 39 (13.18%) Support Engineer
3 28 (9.46%) Senior Network Engineer
4 21 (7.09%) Architect
5 20 (6.76%) Consultant
5 20 (6.76%) Administrator
6 16 (5.41%) Analyst
6 16 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
7 15 (5.07%) Systems Administrator
7 15 (5.07%) 2nd Line Support
8 13 (4.39%) Project Manager
8 13 (4.39%) IP Engineer
9 11 (3.72%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 11 (3.72%) Network Consultant
10 10 (3.38%) Network Architect
11 9 (3.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (2.70%) Test Engineer
12 8 (2.70%) Coordinator
12 8 (2.70%) Technical Manager
12 8 (2.70%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.42%) CSS
2 4 (1.35%) J2EE
3 3 (1.01%) Web Services
3 3 (1.01%) LAMP
3 3 (1.01%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.68%) COM
4 2 (0.68%) RSS
5 1 (0.34%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.34%) CGI
5 1 (0.34%) Middleware
5 1 (0.34%) STL
5 1 (0.34%) XML
5 1 (0.34%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 122 (41.22%) Data Centre
2 18 (6.08%) HP StoreVirtual
3 10 (3.38%) Thin Client
3 10 (3.38%) Fat Client
4 8 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 7 (2.36%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.03%) Clustering
7 5 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.01%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.01%) Replication
9 2 (0.68%) CMDB
9 2 (0.68%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (0.68%) iPhone
9 2 (0.68%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.68%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.68%) iPad
10 1 (0.34%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.34%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 106 (35.81%) Windows
2 89 (30.07%) Linux
3 64 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (17.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 44 (14.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 29 (9.80%) UNIX
7 15 (5.07%) Debian
8 14 (4.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (3.72%) Android
9 11 (3.72%) Windows 8
10 9 (3.04%) Windows 2000 Server
11 8 (2.70%) Windows XP
11 8 (2.70%) Mac OS X
12 5 (1.69%) CentOS
13 4 (1.35%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.01%) AIX
14 3 (1.01%) Solaris
14 3 (1.01%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.01%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.68%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (15.54%) Load Balancing
2 35 (11.82%) ITIL
3 30 (10.14%) Network Management
4 29 (9.80%) Network Design
5 24 (8.11%) Project Management
6 21 (7.09%) Validation
6 21 (7.09%) Incident Management
7 13 (4.39%) Configuration Management
8 12 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (4.05%) Line Management
9 11 (3.72%) Time Management
9 11 (3.72%) Migration
10 10 (3.38%) Change Control
10 10 (3.38%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (3.04%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (3.04%) Service Delivery
11 9 (3.04%) PRINCE2
11 9 (3.04%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (3.04%) Mentoring
12 8 (2.70%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 44 (14.86%) Perl
2 30 (10.14%) Python
3 24 (8.11%) SQL
4 16 (5.41%) PHP
5 10 (3.38%) Bash Shell
6 8 (2.70%) Tcl
6 8 (2.70%) Java
7 7 (2.36%) Shell Script
8 6 (2.03%) C++
9 4 (1.35%) C
9 4 (1.35%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.68%) Ruby
10 2 (0.68%) VBScript
11 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.34%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 112 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (29.39%) CCNP
3 47 (15.88%) CCNA
4 39 (13.18%) Degree
5 30 (10.14%) CCIP
6 19 (6.42%) Check Point Certification
7 16 (5.41%) CCIE
7 16 (5.41%) SC Cleared
7 16 (5.41%) Security Cleared
8 11 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (3.38%) JNCIA
10 7 (2.36%) CCSP
11 5 (1.69%) CCDP
12 4 (1.35%) MCSE
12 4 (1.35%) MCSA
13 2 (0.68%) MCP
13 2 (0.68%) MCITP
14 1 (0.34%) JNCIS
14 1 (0.34%) JNCIP
14 1 (0.34%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.73%) QA
2 3 (1.01%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.34%) SLA
4 1 (0.34%) JTAG
System Software
1 89 (30.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (21.62%) Active Directory
3 44 (14.86%) Hyper-V
4 28 (9.46%) vSphere
5 23 (7.77%) VMware ESX
6 19 (6.42%) Forefront TMG
7 18 (6.08%) NFS
7 18 (6.08%) XenDesktop
8 12 (4.05%) Terminal Services
9 11 (3.72%) XenApp
10 8 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (1.69%) XenServer
12 4 (1.35%) Xsan
13 3 (1.01%) KVM
14 2 (0.68%) Samba
14 2 (0.68%) ProxySG
15 1 (0.34%) Xen
15 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.34%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.34%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 27 (9.12%) FortiGate
2 10 (3.38%) Cacti
3 9 (3.04%) Nagios
3 9 (3.04%) NetBackup
4 6 (2.03%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.69%) SCCM
6 4 (1.35%) SCVMM
6 4 (1.35%) Puppet
7 2 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.68%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.68%) SCOM
7 2 (0.68%) WMI
8 1 (0.34%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 193 (65.20%) Cisco
2 100 (33.78%) Microsoft
2 100 (33.78%) VMware
3 77 (26.01%) Juniper
4 56 (18.92%) CheckPoint
5 43 (14.53%) NetApp
6 41 (13.85%) Citrix
7 33 (11.15%) F5
8 26 (8.78%) Red Hat
8 26 (8.78%) Dell
9 23 (7.77%) HP
9 23 (7.77%) SonicWALL
10 20 (6.76%) Brocade
11 9 (3.04%) Symantec
12 5 (1.69%) EMC
13 3 (1.01%) Oracle
13 3 (1.01%) Apple
13 3 (1.01%) Fortinet
13 3 (1.01%) Isilon
14 2 (0.68%) Riverbed
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Options
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eligo
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Eligo
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago