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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 247 - 240
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% - 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.70% - 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £25,000 - £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -11.11%
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
1000 1078 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.87% 14.69% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 797 896 858
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015. 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 - 5 £23,750 - 2
Cheshire - 2 £25,000 -
IPv4
England

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 18 (81.82%) VPN
2 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 18 (81.82%) LAN
2 18 (81.82%) Firewall
3 16 (72.73%) DHCP
3 16 (72.73%) Citrix
4 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
5 14 (63.64%) DNS
6 13 (59.09%) Ethernet
6 13 (59.09%) Windows
7 10 (45.45%) VoIP
7 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
7 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
7 10 (45.45%) SAN
7 10 (45.45%) VMware
8 9 (40.91%) Incident Management
8 9 (40.91%) NetApp
8 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
8 9 (40.91%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (40.91%) Android
8 9 (40.91%) XenDesktop
9 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (31.82%) Degree
10 6 (27.27%) Mac OS X
10 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
11 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (18.18%) IPv6
12 4 (18.18%) MS Office

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) LAN
1 18 (81.82%) VPN
1 18 (81.82%) Firewall
2 16 (72.73%) DHCP
3 14 (63.64%) DNS
4 13 (59.09%) Ethernet
5 10 (45.45%) VoIP
5 10 (45.45%) SAN
6 9 (40.91%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
8 4 (18.18%) IPv6
9 3 (13.64%) WAN
9 3 (13.64%) OSPF
10 2 (9.09%) BGP
11 1 (4.55%) MPLS
11 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (4.55%) Wireless
11 1 (4.55%) IPsec
11 1 (4.55%) WiMAX
11 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (40.91%) Support Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Service Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Support
5 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Network Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) COM
1 1 (4.55%) RSS
1 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Android
3 6 (27.27%) Mac OS X
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Vista
4 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Incident Management
2 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
2 1 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL
2 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (13.64%) CCNA
4 2 (9.09%) MCITP
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.55%) MCTS
5 1 (4.55%) MCSE
5 1 (4.55%) MCSA
5 1 (4.55%) CCNP
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (40.91%) XenDesktop
3 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) Xen
4 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 16 (72.73%) Citrix
3 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
4 10 (45.45%) VMware
5 9 (40.91%) NetApp
6 3 (13.64%) Juniper
7 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.55%) Mitel
7 1 (4.55%) F5
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