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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 243 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.06% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
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
946 1036 1115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.61% 14.95% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 758 864 936
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 - 7 £23,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £25,000 -
IPv4
England

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 19 (86.36%) Active Directory
3 18 (81.82%) VPN
3 18 (81.82%) LAN
3 18 (81.82%) Firewall
4 17 (77.27%) DHCP
4 17 (77.27%) Citrix
5 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
6 15 (68.18%) DNS
7 14 (63.64%) Ethernet
7 14 (63.64%) Windows
8 12 (54.55%) MS Excel
9 11 (50.00%) VMware
9 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
9 11 (50.00%) VoIP
9 11 (50.00%) SAN
10 10 (45.45%) NetApp
10 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
10 10 (45.45%) Incident Management
10 10 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (45.45%) Android
10 10 (45.45%) XenDesktop
11 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
11 7 (31.82%) Degree
12 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (22.73%) Mac OS X
14 4 (18.18%) IPv6
14 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (18.18%) MS Office

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (54.55%) 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 17 (77.27%) DHCP
3 15 (68.18%) DNS
4 14 (63.64%) Ethernet
5 11 (50.00%) VoIP
5 11 (50.00%) SAN
6 10 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 4 (18.18%) IPv6
8 2 (9.09%) WAN
8 2 (9.09%) OSPF
8 2 (9.09%) BGP
9 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
9 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (4.55%) Wireless
9 1 (4.55%) IPsec
9 1 (4.55%) WiMAX
9 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Support Engineer
1 12 (54.55%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (40.91%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Technical Support
4 5 (22.73%) Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Service Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) COM
1 1 (4.55%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Android
3 5 (22.73%) 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 10 (45.45%) Incident Management
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 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) CCNA
3 2 (9.09%) MCITP
4 1 (4.55%) MCTS
4 1 (4.55%) MCSE
4 1 (4.55%) MCSA
System Software
1 19 (86.36%) Active Directory
2 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (45.45%) XenDesktop
3 7 (31.82%) 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 17 (77.27%) Citrix
3 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 11 (50.00%) VMware
5 10 (45.45%) NetApp
6 2 (9.09%) Juniper
7 1 (4.55%) Mitel