The table below looks at the statistics for IPv4 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv4 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 184 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-19.00% -4.76%
IPv4
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
632 484 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.78% 13.14% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 524 424 561
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

IPv4 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IPv4
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

IPv4 Salary Trend in Manchester

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (100.00%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Android
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (33.33%) IPsec
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
6 1 (16.67%) SSL
6 1 (16.67%) IPv6

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) IPsec
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) SSL
5 1 (16.67%) IPv6
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) OSPF
5 1 (16.67%) BGP
5 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Android
3 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) NFS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Brocade
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam