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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 743 779 811
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +32
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 137 78 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.078% 0.057%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 0.45% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 132 69 55
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +2.40%
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
19088 17400 21205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.12% 17.34% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15191 14220 17495
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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 +22 57 £50,000 +19.04% 9
South East +25 36 £37,500 -27.88% 7
South West +5 23 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Yorkshire - 12 £36,000 - 1
West Midlands -16 4 £35,000 -1.40%
East of England -22 3 £46,500 +24.00%
IPv4
UK

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 146 (51.77%) IPv6
2 132 (46.81%) Firewall
3 130 (46.10%) Linux
4 122 (43.26%) Windows
5 110 (39.01%) DNS
6 109 (38.65%) Cisco
7 82 (29.08%) Ruby
8 77 (27.30%) VMware
9 75 (26.60%) MPLS
10 74 (26.24%) BGP
10 74 (26.24%) SSL
11 73 (25.89%) TCP/IP
12 70 (24.82%) DHCP
13 69 (24.47%) Juniper
14 68 (24.11%) Active Directory
15 66 (23.40%) HTTP
15 66 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
16 65 (23.05%) Python
17 63 (22.34%) SAN
18 59 (20.92%) OSPF
19 57 (20.21%) Bash Shell
20 52 (18.44%) WAN
21 50 (17.73%) Cisco Certification
22 49 (17.38%) Microsoft
22 49 (17.38%) SNMP
23 48 (17.02%) VPN
24 46 (16.31%) Clustering
25 45 (15.96%) MS Exchange
25 45 (15.96%) Security Cleared
26 42 (14.89%) PowerShell

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 45 (15.96%) MS Exchange
2 37 (13.12%) IIS
3 24 (8.51%) Tomcat
4 13 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (2.84%) Apache
6 7 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.42%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.42%) Lync
9 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.35%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.90%) MS Office
3 3 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.61%) Office 365
2 12 (4.26%) Google Apps
3 7 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 146 (51.77%) IPv6
2 132 (46.81%) Firewall
3 110 (39.01%) DNS
4 75 (26.60%) MPLS
5 74 (26.24%) BGP
5 74 (26.24%) SSL
6 73 (25.89%) TCP/IP
7 70 (24.82%) DHCP
8 66 (23.40%) HTTP
9 63 (22.34%) SAN
10 59 (20.92%) OSPF
11 52 (18.44%) WAN
12 49 (17.38%) SNMP
13 48 (17.02%) VPN
14 42 (14.89%) Internet
15 41 (14.54%) LAN
16 40 (14.18%) VLAN
17 38 (13.48%) IPsec
18 33 (11.70%) NAS
19 29 (10.28%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.41%) MySQL
2 29 (10.28%) NoSQL
3 27 (9.57%) MongoDB
3 27 (9.57%) Redis
3 27 (9.57%) MariaDB
4 13 (4.61%) SQL Server
5 8 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.71%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (12.77%) GCC
1 36 (12.77%) GDB
2 5 (1.77%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.77%) JIRA
2 5 (1.77%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.77%) Ant
3 4 (1.42%) Gerrit
4 3 (1.06%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.71%) Subversion
6 1 (0.35%) Maven
6 1 (0.35%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
General
1 24 (8.51%) Telecoms
2 18 (6.38%) Games
3 17 (6.03%) Finance
4 6 (2.13%) Marketing
5 5 (1.77%) Electronics
5 5 (1.77%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.06%) Banking
7 2 (0.71%) Retail
8 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 61 (21.63%) Network Engineer
2 40 (14.18%) Developer
3 37 (13.12%) C++ Developer
4 27 (9.57%) Administrator
5 22 (7.80%) Linux Engineer
5 22 (7.80%) Support Engineer
5 22 (7.80%) Systems Administrator
6 20 (7.09%) Architect
7 16 (5.67%) Network Architect
8 14 (4.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 14 (4.96%) Linux Administrator
8 14 (4.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (4.61%) Senior Network Engineer
9 13 (4.61%) Windows Engineer
10 10 (3.55%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (3.19%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 9 (3.19%) DevOps Engineer
11 9 (3.19%) Windows Administrator
11 9 (3.19%) Team Leader
12 8 (2.84%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (13.83%) STL
2 36 (12.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 27 (9.57%) MSMQ
3 27 (9.57%) RabbitMQ
4 13 (4.61%) .NET
5 11 (3.90%) J2EE
6 6 (2.13%) Middleware
7 3 (1.06%) Web Services
8 2 (0.71%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (0.71%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.71%) Spring
9 1 (0.35%) JPA
9 1 (0.35%) Ajax
9 1 (0.35%) WebRTC
9 1 (0.35%) WebSockets
9 1 (0.35%) JMS
9 1 (0.35%) XML
9 1 (0.35%) HTML
9 1 (0.35%) CGI
9 1 (0.35%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 46 (16.31%) Clustering
2 16 (5.67%) Open Source
3 10 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.48%) Device Driver
5 6 (2.13%) EqualLogic
5 6 (2.13%) Xbox
6 5 (1.77%) Online Games
6 5 (1.77%) Social Gaming
6 5 (1.77%) DTV
6 5 (1.77%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.42%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.42%) Video Editing
7 4 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.42%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.06%) SCADA
8 3 (1.06%) iDTV
8 3 (1.06%) BBC
9 2 (0.71%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 130 (46.10%) Linux
2 122 (43.26%) Windows
3 37 (13.12%) UNIX
4 35 (12.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (10.99%) CentOS
6 21 (7.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (6.38%) Windows 8
8 13 (4.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (4.61%) Windows 7
9 10 (3.55%) Mac OS X
10 9 (3.19%) Apple iOS
11 8 (2.84%) Debian
11 8 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (2.84%) Android
12 7 (2.48%) Windows Vista
13 6 (2.13%) Windows XP
14 4 (1.42%) Embedded Linux
15 3 (1.06%) Mac OS X Server
15 3 (1.06%) Ubuntu
15 3 (1.06%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
1 42 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (13.83%) Performance Tuning
3 38 (13.48%) Multithreading
4 37 (13.12%) TDD
4 37 (13.12%) Scrum
5 30 (10.64%) Load Balancing
5 30 (10.64%) ITIL
6 19 (6.74%) Network Management
7 18 (6.38%) E-Commerce
8 16 (5.67%) Network Design
9 14 (4.96%) Migration
9 14 (4.96%) Project Management
10 11 (3.90%) DevOps
10 11 (3.90%) Configuration Management
11 10 (3.55%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (3.55%) Web Development
12 9 (3.19%) Mentoring
12 9 (3.19%) Kalman Filter
12 9 (3.19%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 82 (29.08%) Ruby
2 65 (23.05%) Python
3 57 (20.21%) Bash Shell
4 42 (14.89%) PowerShell
4 42 (14.89%) C++
5 41 (14.54%) SQL
6 37 (13.12%) Perl
7 36 (12.77%) JavaScript
8 26 (9.22%) Java
9 11 (3.90%) VBScript
10 10 (3.55%) C
11 6 (2.13%) C#
12 3 (1.06%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.35%) Korn
13 1 (0.35%) Scala
13 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 50 (17.73%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (15.96%) Security Cleared
3 40 (14.18%) CCNP
3 40 (14.18%) SC Cleared
4 37 (13.12%) Degree
5 18 (6.38%) CCIE
6 17 (6.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (3.55%) CCIP
7 10 (3.55%) CCNA
7 10 (3.55%) JNCIS
8 9 (3.19%) MCSE
9 8 (2.84%) MCP
10 7 (2.48%) HND
11 6 (2.13%) MCSA
12 5 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (1.42%) MCITP
14 2 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (0.71%) CCEA
14 2 (0.71%) CCIA
14 2 (0.71%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.61%) ISO 9001
1 13 (4.61%) PCI DSS
2 12 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.19%) QA
4 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 68 (24.11%) Active Directory
2 66 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (11.35%) Hyper-V
4 25 (8.87%) vSphere
5 11 (3.90%) VMware ESX
6 8 (2.84%) Xen
7 7 (2.48%) Terminal Server
8 4 (1.42%) ProxySG
8 4 (1.42%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.42%) XenApp
9 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.06%) XenServer
9 3 (1.06%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.06%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.71%) Firmware
10 2 (0.71%) pfSense
11 1 (0.35%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 37 (13.12%) SCOM
2 30 (10.64%) Puppet
2 30 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (8.51%) WSUS
4 10 (3.55%) Cacti
5 9 (3.19%) FortiGate
5 9 (3.19%) Nagios
6 8 (2.84%) Backup Exec
7 5 (1.77%) SCVMM
8 4 (1.42%) SCCM
9 3 (1.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.35%) OpenNMS
11 1 (0.35%) WMI
11 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.35%) Netcool
Vendors
1 109 (38.65%) Cisco
2 77 (27.30%) VMware
3 69 (24.47%) Juniper
4 49 (17.38%) Microsoft
5 38 (13.48%) Citrix
6 31 (10.99%) F5
7 28 (9.93%) HP
8 25 (8.87%) Brocade
9 24 (8.51%) Red Hat
10 22 (7.80%) CheckPoint
11 18 (6.38%) Dell
12 17 (6.03%) JBoss
13 15 (5.32%) Google
14 7 (2.48%) Nokia
14 7 (2.48%) Symantec
15 6 (2.13%) NetApp
15 6 (2.13%) Facebook
15 6 (2.13%) SonicWALL
16 5 (1.77%) Riverbed
16 5 (1.77%) SAP
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