The table below looks at the statistics for IPv4 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv4 over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 88 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.31% - 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.25% - 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £39,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -22.00%
IPv4
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
240 251 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.03% 19.97% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 212 226 208
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPv4 across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPv4 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

IPv4
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPv4 across the Kent region.

IPv4 Salary Trend in Kent

IPv4
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) VLAN
2 5 (62.50%) IPv6
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Advertising
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) XML Schema
5 1 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) STL
5 1 (12.50%) XML

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) VLAN
2 5 (62.50%) IPv6
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) NOC Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) STL
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XML Schema
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
1 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNP
1 4 (50.00%) CCNA
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco