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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 730 728 782
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +54
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 137 160 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.15% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 0.82% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 124 148 51
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,350 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -2.43%
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
17290 19530 18855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.94% 17.85% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14315 15685 15222
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 3 August 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 3 August 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 -24 43 £47,500 -5.00% 5
South East +20 34 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Yorkshire +17 17 £40,000 -20.00% 1
South West -30 15 £47,500 +11.76% 1
West Midlands - 14 £33,500 - 3
North West - 8 £25,000 -
East of England +17 6 £26,500 -41.11% 1
IPv4
UK

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 183 (63.32%) Cisco
2 175 (60.55%) IPv6
3 151 (52.25%) VPN
4 147 (50.87%) Firewall
5 116 (40.14%) BGP
6 112 (38.75%) Data Centre
7 107 (37.02%) Windows
8 104 (35.99%) MPLS
9 103 (35.64%) Cisco Certification
10 102 (35.29%) VMware
11 96 (33.22%) Microsoft
12 88 (30.45%) VMware Infrastructure
13 87 (30.10%) DNS
14 86 (29.76%) Linux
15 85 (29.41%) LAN
16 83 (28.72%) OSPF
17 78 (26.99%) TCP/IP
18 76 (26.30%) CCNP
19 73 (25.26%) Juniper
20 62 (21.45%) Active Directory
21 61 (21.11%) Windows Server 2008
22 59 (20.42%) IPsec
23 54 (18.69%) Cisco ASA
24 53 (18.34%) SAN
24 53 (18.34%) WAN
25 51 (17.65%) MS Excel
25 51 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
26 50 (17.30%) Hyper-V
26 50 (17.30%) Windows Server 2012
26 50 (17.30%) CheckPoint

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 47 (16.26%) MS Exchange
2 21 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 19 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (5.54%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.11%) IIS
6 8 (2.77%) Apache
6 8 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (2.08%) Lync
8 5 (1.73%) Tomcat
Applications
1 51 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 40 (13.84%) MS Office
3 38 (13.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.50%) Office 365
2 6 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.04%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.69%) IaaS
6 2 (0.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 175 (60.55%) IPv6
2 151 (52.25%) VPN
3 147 (50.87%) Firewall
4 116 (40.14%) BGP
5 104 (35.99%) MPLS
6 87 (30.10%) DNS
7 85 (29.41%) LAN
8 83 (28.72%) OSPF
9 78 (26.99%) TCP/IP
10 59 (20.42%) IPsec
11 54 (18.69%) Cisco ASA
12 53 (18.34%) WAN
12 53 (18.34%) SAN
13 51 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
14 45 (15.57%) DHCP
15 44 (15.22%) VLAN
16 37 (12.80%) Internet
17 30 (10.38%) VoIP
18 28 (9.69%) Ethernet
19 27 (9.34%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.73%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.84%) MySQL
3 6 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.38%) Cognos Impromptu
5 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.69%) Big Data
6 2 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.38%) Subversion
2 1 (0.35%) Maven
2 1 (0.35%) JIRA
2 1 (0.35%) Redmine
2 1 (0.35%) Trac
General
1 33 (11.42%) Telecoms
2 17 (5.88%) Finance
3 11 (3.81%) Games
4 7 (2.42%) Marketing
5 4 (1.38%) Advertising
6 3 (1.04%) Japanese Language
6 3 (1.04%) Back Office
7 2 (0.69%) Legal
7 2 (0.69%) Banking
7 2 (0.69%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Military
8 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 106 (36.68%) Network Engineer
2 41 (14.19%) Support Engineer
3 24 (8.30%) Consultant
4 21 (7.27%) 2nd Line Support
5 20 (6.92%) Senior Network Engineer
6 18 (6.23%) Architect
7 17 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 16 (5.54%) Administrator
9 15 (5.19%) Network Consultant
9 15 (5.19%) Systems Engineer
10 14 (4.84%) Analyst
11 13 (4.50%) Systems Administrator
11 13 (4.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (3.11%) IP Engineer
12 9 (3.11%) Network Architect
13 8 (2.77%) Project Manager
14 7 (2.42%) Software Engineer
14 7 (2.42%) Cisco Engineer
14 7 (2.42%) Technical Manager
15 6 (2.08%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.84%) CSS
2 3 (1.04%) J2EE
2 3 (1.04%) XML
2 3 (1.04%) Middleware
3 2 (0.69%) XML Schema
3 2 (0.69%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.69%) STL
3 2 (0.69%) COM
4 1 (0.35%) SOAP
4 1 (0.35%) HTML
4 1 (0.35%) RSS
4 1 (0.35%) CGI
4 1 (0.35%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.35%) Spring
4 1 (0.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 112 (38.75%) Data Centre
2 16 (5.54%) HP StoreVirtual
3 8 (2.77%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.77%) Thin Client
3 8 (2.77%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.77%) Fat Client
4 7 (2.42%) Clustering
4 7 (2.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (1.73%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.73%) EqualLogic
6 3 (1.04%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.04%) Replication
7 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.69%) User Experience
7 2 (0.69%) CMDB
7 2 (0.69%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.69%) iPad
7 2 (0.69%) iPhone
7 2 (0.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 107 (37.02%) Windows
2 86 (29.76%) Linux
3 61 (21.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (17.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (13.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (8.65%) UNIX
7 15 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (5.19%) Debian
8 12 (4.15%) Android
9 10 (3.46%) Windows 8
10 9 (3.11%) Windows 2000 Server
11 8 (2.77%) Windows XP
11 8 (2.77%) Mac OS X
12 7 (2.42%) Ubuntu
12 7 (2.42%) CentOS
13 5 (1.73%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.04%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.69%) AIX
16 1 (0.35%) Solaris
16 1 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (12.46%) Load Balancing
2 32 (11.07%) ITIL
3 26 (9.00%) Network Design
3 26 (9.00%) Network Management
4 20 (6.92%) Project Management
5 19 (6.57%) Validation
5 19 (6.57%) Incident Management
6 15 (5.19%) Configuration Management
7 13 (4.50%) Migration
8 12 (4.15%) Service Delivery
9 11 (3.81%) Change Control
10 9 (3.11%) Capacity Management
10 9 (3.11%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (3.11%) Line Management
10 9 (3.11%) Mentoring
10 9 (3.11%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (3.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (3.11%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (2.77%) Software Engineering
11 8 (2.77%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 31 (10.73%) Perl
2 27 (9.34%) SQL
3 23 (7.96%) Python
4 10 (3.46%) PHP
5 9 (3.11%) Bash Shell
6 8 (2.77%) PowerShell
6 8 (2.77%) Java
7 7 (2.42%) C++
8 5 (1.73%) Tcl
8 5 (1.73%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.38%) C
9 4 (1.38%) VBScript
10 3 (1.04%) Ruby
11 1 (0.35%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 103 (35.64%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (26.30%) CCNP
3 40 (13.84%) Degree
4 38 (13.15%) CCNA
5 21 (7.27%) CCIP
6 16 (5.54%) CCIE
6 16 (5.54%) Check Point Certification
7 13 (4.50%) SC Cleared
7 13 (4.50%) Security Cleared
8 12 (4.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.73%) MCSE
9 5 (1.73%) MCSA
10 4 (1.38%) CCDP
10 4 (1.38%) MCITP
11 3 (1.04%) JNCIA
12 2 (0.69%) MCP
12 2 (0.69%) CCSP
13 1 (0.35%) MCTS
13 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.50%) QA
2 6 (2.08%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) JTAG
System Software
1 88 (30.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (21.45%) Active Directory
3 50 (17.30%) Hyper-V
4 27 (9.34%) vSphere
5 24 (8.30%) VMware ESX
6 19 (6.57%) XenDesktop
7 18 (6.23%) NFS
8 17 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
9 11 (3.81%) XenApp
10 10 (3.46%) Terminal Services
11 8 (2.77%) XenServer
11 8 (2.77%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (1.73%) KVM
13 4 (1.38%) Xsan
14 3 (1.04%) Samba
14 3 (1.04%) Terminal Server
14 3 (1.04%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.35%) ProxySG
15 1 (0.35%) Xen
15 1 (0.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 29 (10.03%) FortiGate
2 11 (3.81%) Nagios
3 10 (3.46%) NetBackup
3 10 (3.46%) Cacti
4 6 (2.08%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.73%) WMI
5 5 (1.73%) Puppet
6 4 (1.38%) SCCM
6 4 (1.38%) SCOM
6 4 (1.38%) SCVMM
7 3 (1.04%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.35%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 183 (63.32%) Cisco
2 102 (35.29%) VMware
3 96 (33.22%) Microsoft
4 73 (25.26%) Juniper
5 50 (17.30%) CheckPoint
6 45 (15.57%) Citrix
7 44 (15.22%) NetApp
8 26 (9.00%) Red Hat
8 26 (9.00%) F5
9 24 (8.30%) Dell
10 23 (7.96%) HP
11 21 (7.27%) Brocade
11 21 (7.27%) SonicWALL
12 9 (3.11%) Symantec
13 6 (2.08%) EMC
14 3 (1.04%) Apple
14 3 (1.04%) Fortinet
14 3 (1.04%) Google
14 3 (1.04%) Isilon
15 2 (0.69%) Draytek
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Options
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £40,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago