The table below looks at the statistics for IPv4 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv4 over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 234 262 256
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -6
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.018% 0.087% 0.045%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.55% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -42.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
IPv4
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
790 1097 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.28% 15.85% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 653 901 798
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

IPv4 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IPv4
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IPv4 Salary Trend in the North West

IPv4
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv4 within the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Manchester +17 1 £22,500 -10.00% 2
IPv4
England

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (85.71%) Ethernet
3 5 (71.43%) MPLS
3 5 (71.43%) OSPF
3 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) CCNA
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (71.43%) Juniper
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (57.14%) IOS XR
4 4 (57.14%) 802.1X
4 4 (57.14%) Cacti
4 4 (57.14%) HSRP
4 4 (57.14%) FortiGate
4 4 (57.14%) Palo Alto
4 4 (57.14%) Network Design
4 4 (57.14%) JNCIA
4 4 (57.14%) JNCIP
4 4 (57.14%) BT
4 4 (57.14%) IPsec
4 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (57.14%) BT 21CN
4 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
4 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (57.14%) Junos

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (85.71%) Ethernet
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (71.43%) MPLS
3 5 (71.43%) OSPF
4 4 (57.14%) BGP
4 4 (57.14%) Broadband
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (57.14%) HSRP
4 4 (57.14%) Internet
4 4 (57.14%) IOS XR
4 4 (57.14%) IPsec
4 4 (57.14%) IPv6
4 4 (57.14%) Junos
4 4 (57.14%) L2TP
4 4 (57.14%) MRTG
4 4 (57.14%) RSVP
4 4 (57.14%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Juniper Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Implementation Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) IP Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) IP Network Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) JNCIA
2 4 (57.14%) JNCIP
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Cacti
1 4 (57.14%) FortiGate
1 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Juniper
3 4 (57.14%) BT
3 4 (57.14%) Palo Alto
3 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) F5
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