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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 225 234 252
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +18
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 10 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.22% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.12% 1.26% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 1
Median salary £38,000 £23,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.70% -47.77%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
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
889 1115 1089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.71% 17.42% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 757 841 835
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 9 £38,000 +61.70%
IPv4
England

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) VPN
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco
4 8 (61.54%) Ethernet
4 8 (61.54%) LAN
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 7 (53.85%) Linux
5 7 (53.85%) SAN
5 7 (53.85%) VMware
6 6 (46.15%) NetApp
6 6 (46.15%) ITIL
6 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
6 6 (46.15%) HP
6 6 (46.15%) Citrix
6 6 (46.15%) Mac OS X
6 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (46.15%) XenDesktop
6 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (38.46%) CentOS
8 4 (30.77%) Project Management
8 4 (30.77%) Clustering
8 4 (30.77%) IPv6
8 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
8 4 (30.77%) NAS
8 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
8 4 (30.77%) Service Management
8 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS

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 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) VPN
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) Ethernet
3 8 (61.54%) LAN
4 7 (53.85%) SAN
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (30.77%) IPv6
5 4 (30.77%) NAS
5 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 3 (23.08%) IPsec
6 3 (23.08%) VoIP
6 3 (23.08%) WAN
7 2 (15.38%) BGP
7 2 (15.38%) Broadband
7 2 (15.38%) DHCP
7 2 (15.38%) DMZ
7 2 (15.38%) ICMP
7 2 (15.38%) Internet
7 2 (15.38%) MPLS
7 2 (15.38%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Technical Support
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Clustering
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
1 4 (30.77%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Mac OS X
3 5 (38.46%) CentOS
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 2 (15.38%) Android
5 2 (15.38%) Unix
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Service Management
2 4 (30.77%) Web Filtering
3 3 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
4 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 2 (15.38%) Network Design
4 2 (15.38%) Server Hardening
4 2 (15.38%) SIEM
4 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) CCNP
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) JNCIA
2 2 (15.38%) JNCIP
3 1 (7.69%) CCENT
3 1 (7.69%) CCSA
3 1 (7.69%) CCSE
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (46.15%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.69%) NFS
2 1 (7.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Cacti
1 2 (15.38%) FortiGate
1 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Citrix
3 6 (46.15%) HP
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) NetApp
4 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
4 3 (23.08%) Juniper
4 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
5 2 (15.38%) BT
5 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
5 2 (15.38%) Splunk
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) Veeam