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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 711 797 772
Rank change year-on-year
+86 -25
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 139 106 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.096% 0.087%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.78% 0.55% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 124 84 69
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
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
17732 19224 19683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.80% 17.42% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14274 15455 16016
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 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 26 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 +49 65 £45,000 -14.28% 4
South East +10 21 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Yorkshire +12 16 £50,000 -
North West +16 15 £23,500 -47.77% 3
West Midlands +7 12 £33,500 +34.00% 4
South West -21 6 £36,000 -24.21%
East of England +26 4 £50,000 -33.33% 2
IPv4
UK

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 186 (63.70%) Cisco
2 152 (52.05%) IPv6
3 150 (51.37%) Firewall
4 121 (41.44%) VPN
5 108 (36.99%) VMware
6 105 (35.96%) Linux
7 103 (35.27%) BGP
8 98 (33.56%) Windows
9 92 (31.51%) Data Centre
10 91 (31.16%) Cisco Certification
11 87 (29.79%) MPLS
12 84 (28.77%) VMware Infrastructure
13 81 (27.74%) DNS
14 78 (26.71%) LAN
15 76 (26.03%) OSPF
16 73 (25.00%) Microsoft
17 72 (24.66%) IPsec
18 66 (22.60%) Juniper
19 64 (21.92%) TCP/IP
20 61 (20.89%) CCNP
21 59 (20.21%) WAN
21 59 (20.21%) Cisco ASA
22 54 (18.49%) Hyper-V
23 52 (17.81%) Citrix
23 52 (17.81%) Active Directory
24 49 (16.78%) Cisco IOS
25 48 (16.44%) Windows Server 2008
25 48 (16.44%) SAN
25 48 (16.44%) MS Excel
26 46 (15.75%) DHCP

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 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 35 (11.99%) MS Exchange
2 21 (7.19%) SharePoint
3 15 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (3.08%) Apache
5 8 (2.74%) Lync
6 7 (2.40%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.40%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (1.71%) IIS
8 4 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.03%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 48 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 29 (9.93%) MS Office
3 24 (8.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.16%) Office 365
2 11 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.03%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 152 (52.05%) IPv6
2 150 (51.37%) Firewall
3 121 (41.44%) VPN
4 103 (35.27%) BGP
5 87 (29.79%) MPLS
6 81 (27.74%) DNS
7 78 (26.71%) LAN
8 76 (26.03%) OSPF
9 72 (24.66%) IPsec
10 64 (21.92%) TCP/IP
11 59 (20.21%) WAN
11 59 (20.21%) Cisco ASA
12 49 (16.78%) Cisco IOS
13 48 (16.44%) SAN
14 46 (15.75%) DHCP
15 43 (14.73%) VoIP
16 41 (14.04%) Internet
16 41 (14.04%) VLAN
17 36 (12.33%) SSL
18 31 (10.62%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (11.64%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.88%) MySQL
3 6 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.71%) MariaDB
5 3 (1.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (6.85%) Subversion
2 10 (3.42%) Maven
3 7 (2.40%) SoapUI
4 4 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (1.03%) GCC
5 3 (1.03%) GDB
6 1 (0.34%) JIRA
6 1 (0.34%) Trac
6 1 (0.34%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.34%) Redmine
6 1 (0.34%) CANoe
General
1 35 (11.99%) Finance
2 17 (5.82%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.42%) Games
4 7 (2.40%) Marketing
4 7 (2.40%) Banking
4 7 (2.40%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.68%) Legal
5 2 (0.68%) Japanese Language
6 1 (0.34%) Publishing
6 1 (0.34%) Military
6 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 106 (36.30%) Network Engineer
2 47 (16.10%) Support Engineer
3 30 (10.27%) Administrator
4 25 (8.56%) Systems Administrator
5 24 (8.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 23 (7.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 20 (6.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 19 (6.51%) Senior Network Engineer
9 18 (6.16%) Consultant
10 17 (5.82%) DevOps Engineer
11 16 (5.48%) Cisco Engineer
12 15 (5.14%) Linux Administrator
12 15 (5.14%) Developer
12 15 (5.14%) Network Consultant
13 14 (4.79%) Architect
14 13 (4.45%) Systems Engineer
14 13 (4.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 11 (3.77%) Analyst
16 10 (3.42%) Senior Developer
16 10 (3.42%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.11%) Web Services
1 12 (4.11%) XML
2 10 (3.42%) SOAP
2 10 (3.42%) Hibernate
2 10 (3.42%) RESTful
2 10 (3.42%) Spring
3 7 (2.40%) JSF
3 7 (2.40%) jQuery
3 7 (2.40%) Spring MVC
3 7 (2.40%) Java EE
3 7 (2.40%) Struts
3 7 (2.40%) JDBC
3 7 (2.40%) JSP
3 7 (2.40%) Servlets
3 7 (2.40%) XSD
3 7 (2.40%) DOM
3 7 (2.40%) XSLT
3 7 (2.40%) EJB
3 7 (2.40%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (2.40%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 92 (31.51%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.14%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.40%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.05%) Thin Client
6 6 (2.05%) EqualLogic
6 6 (2.05%) Fat Client
7 5 (1.71%) Clustering
8 3 (1.03%) User Experience
8 3 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.03%) Replication
9 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.68%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.34%) SCADA
10 1 (0.34%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.34%) Telematics
10 1 (0.34%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.34%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.34%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 105 (35.96%) Linux
2 98 (33.56%) Windows
3 48 (16.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (13.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (8.22%) UNIX
5 24 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (6.85%) Ubuntu
7 17 (5.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (5.48%) CentOS
9 15 (5.14%) Mac OS X
10 14 (4.79%) Debian
11 11 (3.77%) Android
12 7 (2.40%) AIX
12 7 (2.40%) HPUX
12 7 (2.40%) Solaris
13 6 (2.05%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (1.37%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.68%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.68%) OpenBSD
15 2 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (10.96%) ITIL
2 25 (8.56%) Configuration Management
2 25 (8.56%) Load Balancing
2 25 (8.56%) Network Management
3 21 (7.19%) Network Design
4 20 (6.85%) Project Management
5 19 (6.51%) E-Commerce
6 17 (5.82%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (5.82%) DevOps
7 14 (4.79%) Incident Management
8 13 (4.45%) Change Control
9 12 (4.11%) Migration
9 12 (4.11%) Analytics
10 11 (3.77%) Multithreading
10 11 (3.77%) Validation
10 11 (3.77%) Service Management
11 10 (3.42%) DDoS Mitigation
12 9 (3.08%) Capacity Management
12 9 (3.08%) Service Delivery
12 9 (3.08%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 39 (13.36%) SQL
2 19 (6.51%) Bash Shell
3 15 (5.14%) Python
3 15 (5.14%) C++
4 14 (4.79%) Perl
5 13 (4.45%) Java
6 11 (3.77%) Ruby
6 11 (3.77%) JavaScript
7 10 (3.42%) C
8 9 (3.08%) Shell Script
9 7 (2.40%) XPath
10 6 (2.05%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.37%) VBScript
12 3 (1.03%) PHP
13 1 (0.34%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.34%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 91 (31.16%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (20.89%) CCNP
3 46 (15.75%) Degree
4 31 (10.62%) CCNA
5 15 (5.14%) CCIE
6 13 (4.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (4.11%) Security Cleared
8 9 (3.08%) SC Cleared
9 8 (2.74%) MCSE
10 7 (2.40%) Sun Certification
11 6 (2.05%) Check Point Certification
12 5 (1.71%) JNCIS
12 5 (1.71%) MCSA
12 5 (1.71%) CCIP
13 4 (1.37%) MCITP
13 4 (1.37%) JNCIP
13 4 (1.37%) JNCIA
14 3 (1.03%) CCSE
14 3 (1.03%) CCSA
14 3 (1.03%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.79%) QA
2 6 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.71%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.34%) JTAG
System Software
1 84 (28.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (18.49%) Hyper-V
3 52 (17.81%) Active Directory
4 33 (11.30%) VMware ESX
5 19 (6.51%) XenDesktop
6 16 (5.48%) vSphere
7 15 (5.14%) NFS
8 9 (3.08%) Forefront TMG
8 9 (3.08%) Xsan
8 9 (3.08%) XenApp
9 7 (2.40%) XenServer
9 7 (2.40%) VirtualBox
10 6 (2.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (1.71%) Openswan
11 5 (1.71%) Terminal Services
12 4 (1.37%) Samba
12 4 (1.37%) KVM
12 4 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (1.03%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 26 (8.90%) Nagios
2 20 (6.85%) Cacti
2 20 (6.85%) FortiGate
3 8 (2.74%) Puppet
3 8 (2.74%) ZABBIX
4 7 (2.40%) NetBackup
5 6 (2.05%) WMI
6 5 (1.71%) Ganglia
7 4 (1.37%) SCOM
7 4 (1.37%) SCVMM
8 3 (1.03%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.68%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.68%) yum
10 1 (0.34%) SCCM
10 1 (0.34%) Ansible
10 1 (0.34%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 186 (63.70%) Cisco
2 108 (36.99%) VMware
3 73 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 66 (22.60%) Juniper
5 52 (17.81%) Citrix
6 35 (11.99%) CheckPoint
7 34 (11.64%) NetApp
8 29 (9.93%) Red Hat
9 19 (6.51%) Brocade
10 18 (6.16%) HP
11 17 (5.82%) F5
12 15 (5.14%) SonicWALL
13 13 (4.45%) Dell
14 7 (2.40%) Splunk
14 7 (2.40%) Symantec
14 7 (2.40%) EMC
15 5 (1.71%) Fortinet
16 3 (1.03%) Google
16 3 (1.03%) Isilon
16 3 (1.03%) Percona
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + On-call / bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £24,640 to £31,860 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package - Please apply for full details
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Walter Everett
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus and bens
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading OR Manchester
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
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