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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv4 over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
England / North West
Rank 240 233 250
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 5 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.083% 0.071% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 0.49% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 6
Median salary £55,000 £31,250 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+76.00% +28.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £43,500 £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
855 817 1120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.26% 14.45% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 642 674 912
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing IPv4 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPv4 across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

IPv4 Salary Histogram in the North West

IPv4
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv4 within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -23 5 £55,000 +76.00%
IPv4
England

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing IPv4 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for IPv4.

1 9 (60.00%) IPv6
2 8 (53.33%) Degree
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco
3 7 (46.67%) BGP
4 6 (40.00%) Firewall
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) LAN
4 6 (40.00%) WAN
4 6 (40.00%) DHCP
5 5 (33.33%) MPLS
5 5 (33.33%) OSPF
5 5 (33.33%) Juniper
5 5 (33.33%) VLAN
6 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (26.67%) Network Security
6 4 (26.67%) Wireless Security
6 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
6 4 (26.67%) RESTful
6 4 (26.67%) vSphere
6 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
6 4 (26.67%) vCloud
6 4 (26.67%) OpenStack
6 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
6 4 (26.67%) DMZ

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) IPv6
2 7 (46.67%) BGP
3 6 (40.00%) DHCP
3 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) LAN
3 6 (40.00%) WAN
4 5 (33.33%) MPLS
4 5 (33.33%) OSPF
4 5 (33.33%) VLAN
5 4 (26.67%) DMZ
5 4 (26.67%) DNS
5 4 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (26.67%) Network Security
5 4 (26.67%) VPN
5 4 (26.67%) Wireless
5 4 (26.67%) Wireless Security
6 3 (20.00%) VPLS
7 2 (13.33%) Internet
7 2 (13.33%) VoIP
7 2 (13.33%) VRRP
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Security Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Network Support
3 3 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Support
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior NOC Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Unix
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) CentOS
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Identity Management
1 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (26.67%) Server Hardening
1 4 (26.67%) SIEM
1 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (13.33%) Change Control
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) Line Management
2 2 (13.33%) Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (13.33%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
1 4 (26.67%) C#
1 4 (26.67%) C++
1 4 (26.67%) Java
1 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (26.67%) vCloud
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (26.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Juniper
3 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (26.67%) Splunk
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (13.33%) Brocade
5 2 (13.33%) Dell
5 2 (13.33%) Ericsson
5 2 (13.33%) Foundry
5 2 (13.33%) Huawei
5 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (13.33%) ZyXEL