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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 751 756 794
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +38
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 129 150 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.14% 0.061%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.74% 0.78% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 112 135 49
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
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
17396 19265 19504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.04% 17.52% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 14251 15500 15930
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +5 51 £45,000 -14.28% 3
South East +24 27 £48,750 +30.00% 4
West Midlands -7 12 £33,500 +34.00% 3
Yorkshire +19 11 £40,000 -20.00% 1
North West - 11 £25,000 -
South West -35 9 £44,000 +3.52% 3
East of England +8 8 £50,000 +11.11%
IPv4
UK

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 197 (65.45%) Cisco
2 164 (54.49%) IPv6
2 164 (54.49%) Firewall
3 144 (47.84%) VPN
4 116 (38.54%) VMware
5 115 (38.21%) BGP
6 112 (37.21%) Windows
7 106 (35.22%) Data Centre
8 102 (33.89%) MPLS
8 102 (33.89%) Cisco Certification
9 97 (32.23%) VMware Infrastructure
10 95 (31.56%) Linux
11 90 (29.90%) LAN
12 87 (28.90%) DNS
13 85 (28.24%) Microsoft
13 85 (28.24%) OSPF
14 79 (26.25%) TCP/IP
14 79 (26.25%) Juniper
15 72 (23.92%) CCNP
16 65 (21.59%) IPsec
17 62 (20.60%) Active Directory
18 60 (19.93%) WAN
19 59 (19.60%) Cisco ASA
19 59 (19.60%) Windows Server 2008
20 53 (17.61%) Cisco IOS
21 52 (17.28%) SAN
21 52 (17.28%) Hyper-V
22 49 (16.28%) Citrix
23 48 (15.95%) CheckPoint
23 48 (15.95%) DHCP

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 43 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 21 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (5.98%) SharePoint
4 17 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (2.33%) Lync
6 6 (1.99%) IIS
6 6 (1.99%) Apache
7 5 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.00%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (14.95%) MS Excel
2 32 (10.63%) MS Office
3 28 (9.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.98%) Office 365
2 11 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.00%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.66%) IaaS
6 2 (0.66%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 164 (54.49%) IPv6
1 164 (54.49%) Firewall
2 144 (47.84%) VPN
3 115 (38.21%) BGP
4 102 (33.89%) MPLS
5 90 (29.90%) LAN
6 87 (28.90%) DNS
7 85 (28.24%) OSPF
8 79 (26.25%) TCP/IP
9 65 (21.59%) IPsec
10 60 (19.93%) WAN
11 59 (19.60%) Cisco ASA
12 53 (17.61%) Cisco IOS
13 52 (17.28%) SAN
14 48 (15.95%) DHCP
14 48 (15.95%) VLAN
15 39 (12.96%) Internet
16 38 (12.62%) VoIP
17 34 (11.30%) SSL
18 33 (10.96%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (10.63%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.98%) MySQL
3 5 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (1.66%) MariaDB
4 3 (1.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.66%) Big Data
5 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.33%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 8 (2.66%) Subversion
2 4 (1.33%) Maven
2 4 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (1.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.33%) Redmine
4 1 (0.33%) Trac
4 1 (0.33%) CANoe
4 1 (0.33%) JIRA
4 1 (0.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 26 (8.64%) Telecoms
2 22 (7.31%) Finance
3 7 (2.33%) Games
4 6 (1.99%) Marketing
5 5 (1.66%) Banking
6 3 (1.00%) Japanese Language
6 3 (1.00%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.00%) Advertising
7 2 (0.66%) Legal
7 2 (0.66%) Back Office
7 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Military
8 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 118 (39.20%) Network Engineer
2 53 (17.61%) Support Engineer
3 25 (8.31%) 2nd Line Support
4 23 (7.64%) Senior Network Engineer
4 23 (7.64%) Consultant
5 22 (7.31%) Administrator
6 21 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 19 (6.31%) Systems Administrator
8 17 (5.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (4.98%) Cisco Engineer
9 15 (4.98%) Network Consultant
9 15 (4.98%) Systems Engineer
10 14 (4.65%) Analyst
11 13 (4.32%) Architect
12 10 (3.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 10 (3.32%) Linux Administrator
12 10 (3.32%) DevOps Engineer
13 8 (2.66%) Network Support
14 7 (2.33%) Technical Manager
14 7 (2.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.32%) CSS
2 8 (2.66%) Web Services
3 6 (1.99%) XML
4 4 (1.33%) SOAP
4 4 (1.33%) Hibernate
4 4 (1.33%) Spring
4 4 (1.33%) RESTful
5 3 (1.00%) Struts
5 3 (1.00%) JSF
5 3 (1.00%) Java EE
5 3 (1.00%) Spring MVC
5 3 (1.00%) jQuery
5 3 (1.00%) JAXB
5 3 (1.00%) SAX
5 3 (1.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (1.00%) Middleware
5 3 (1.00%) XSD
5 3 (1.00%) DOM
5 3 (1.00%) XSLT
5 3 (1.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 106 (35.22%) Data Centre
2 13 (4.32%) HP StoreVirtual
3 12 (3.99%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 9 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.33%) Fat Client
6 7 (2.33%) Thin Client
7 6 (1.99%) EqualLogic
8 4 (1.33%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.33%) Clustering
9 3 (1.00%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.00%) Replication
9 3 (1.00%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.00%) User Experience
10 2 (0.66%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.66%) iPhone
10 2 (0.66%) iPad
10 2 (0.66%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 112 (37.21%) Windows
2 95 (31.56%) Linux
3 59 (19.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (15.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (12.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (7.97%) UNIX
7 16 (5.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (4.98%) Debian
9 14 (4.65%) Ubuntu
10 13 (4.32%) Android
11 10 (3.32%) Mac OS X
12 9 (2.99%) Windows 2000 Server
12 9 (2.99%) CentOS
13 8 (2.66%) Windows XP
13 8 (2.66%) Windows 8
14 6 (1.99%) Windows Vista
15 3 (1.00%) AIX
15 3 (1.00%) HPUX
15 3 (1.00%) Solaris
15 3 (1.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (11.96%) Load Balancing
2 34 (11.30%) ITIL
3 26 (8.64%) Network Management
4 23 (7.64%) Network Design
5 19 (6.31%) Configuration Management
6 18 (5.98%) Project Management
7 14 (4.65%) Incident Management
7 14 (4.65%) Change Control
8 13 (4.32%) E-Commerce
9 11 (3.65%) Service Delivery
9 11 (3.65%) Validation
9 11 (3.65%) Migration
9 11 (3.65%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (3.65%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (3.32%) DevOps
10 10 (3.32%) DDoS Mitigation
10 10 (3.32%) Capacity Management
11 9 (2.99%) Mentoring
11 9 (2.99%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (2.99%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (9.63%) SQL
2 21 (6.98%) Perl
3 15 (4.98%) Python
4 14 (4.65%) Bash Shell
5 11 (3.65%) Java
6 8 (2.66%) C++
6 8 (2.66%) PowerShell
7 7 (2.33%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.66%) C
8 5 (1.66%) PHP
9 4 (1.33%) VBScript
9 4 (1.33%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.33%) Ruby
10 3 (1.00%) XPath
11 1 (0.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 102 (33.89%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (23.92%) CCNP
3 48 (15.95%) Degree
4 37 (12.29%) CCNA
5 18 (5.98%) CCIE
6 14 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (4.65%) Check Point Certification
6 14 (4.65%) Security Cleared
7 12 (3.99%) SC Cleared
7 12 (3.99%) CCIP
8 7 (2.33%) MCSE
9 5 (1.66%) MCSA
9 5 (1.66%) JNCIA
10 4 (1.33%) JNCIS
10 4 (1.33%) MCITP
11 3 (1.00%) Sun Certification
11 3 (1.00%) CCSP
12 2 (0.66%) MCP
12 2 (0.66%) JNCIP
12 2 (0.66%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.32%) QA
2 6 (1.99%) ISO 9001
2 6 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.33%) JTAG
System Software
1 97 (32.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (20.60%) Active Directory
3 52 (17.28%) Hyper-V
4 29 (9.63%) VMware ESX
5 23 (7.64%) vSphere
6 21 (6.98%) XenDesktop
7 17 (5.65%) NFS
8 14 (4.65%) Forefront TMG
9 10 (3.32%) XenApp
10 9 (2.99%) XenServer
11 8 (2.66%) Terminal Services
11 8 (2.66%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (1.99%) Xsan
13 5 (1.66%) Openswan
13 5 (1.66%) KVM
14 4 (1.33%) Samba
15 3 (1.00%) Terminal Server
15 3 (1.00%) VMware Workstation
15 3 (1.00%) VirtualBox
16 1 (0.33%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 24 (7.97%) Nagios
1 24 (7.97%) FortiGate
2 18 (5.98%) Cacti
3 10 (3.32%) NetBackup
4 6 (1.99%) WMI
4 6 (1.99%) Puppet
5 5 (1.66%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.66%) Ganglia
6 4 (1.33%) SCOM
6 4 (1.33%) SCVMM
6 4 (1.33%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.66%) SCCM
7 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.33%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 197 (65.45%) Cisco
2 116 (38.54%) VMware
3 85 (28.24%) Microsoft
4 79 (26.25%) Juniper
5 49 (16.28%) Citrix
6 48 (15.95%) CheckPoint
7 42 (13.95%) NetApp
8 27 (8.97%) Red Hat
9 26 (8.64%) F5
10 22 (7.31%) HP
11 21 (6.98%) SonicWALL
12 20 (6.64%) Brocade
13 19 (6.31%) Dell
14 9 (2.99%) Symantec
15 7 (2.33%) EMC
16 5 (1.66%) Splunk
17 4 (1.33%) Fortinet
18 3 (1.00%) Isilon
18 3 (1.00%) Percona
18 3 (1.00%) Apple
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Sherborne, Dorset
Reed Technology
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45-65k plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45-65k plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45-65k plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago