The table below looks at the statistics for IPv4 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 129 135 134
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 16 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.70% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.68% 0.66% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 4
Average salary £67,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
IPv4
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
598 758 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.21% 31.50% 32.27%
Number of salaries quoted 364 442 569
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

IPv4 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

IPv4
Salary Trend in Reading

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

IPv4 Salary Trend in Reading

IPv4
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPv4 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

IPv4 Salary Histogram in Reading

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 27 (100.00%) Cisco
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 27 (100.00%) MPLS
1 27 (100.00%) BGP
2 24 (88.89%) OSPF
3 23 (85.19%) IPv6
4 22 (81.48%) CCNP
5 21 (77.78%) LAN
6 20 (74.07%) TCP/IP
6 20 (74.07%) Firewall
7 19 (70.37%) VPN
7 19 (70.37%) Data Centre
8 18 (66.67%) Load Balancing
9 17 (62.96%) Juniper
9 17 (62.96%) F5
10 16 (59.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (59.26%) Perl
10 16 (59.26%) VMware
11 15 (55.56%) ITIL
12 14 (51.85%) VPLS
13 13 (48.15%) VLAN
13 13 (48.15%) Cisco IOS
13 13 (48.15%) TACACS
13 13 (48.15%) DNS
13 13 (48.15%) CheckPoint
13 13 (48.15%) Check Point Certification
13 13 (48.15%) Network Management
13 13 (48.15%) Junos
13 13 (48.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 13 (48.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 7 (25.93%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Office
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
1 7 (25.93%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) BGP
1 27 (100.00%) MPLS
2 24 (88.89%) OSPF
3 23 (85.19%) IPv6
4 21 (77.78%) LAN
5 20 (74.07%) TCP/IP
5 20 (74.07%) Firewall
6 19 (70.37%) VPN
7 14 (51.85%) VPLS
8 13 (48.15%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (48.15%) Junos
8 13 (48.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 13 (48.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 13 (48.15%) Unicast
8 13 (48.15%) VLAN
8 13 (48.15%) TACACS
8 13 (48.15%) DNS
9 12 (44.44%) FWSM
10 10 (37.04%) WAN
11 8 (29.63%) VoIP
General
1 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Voice Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Lead Network Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Network Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Network Architect
5 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Network Support
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (70.37%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 15 (55.56%) ITIL
3 13 (48.15%) Network Management
4 7 (25.93%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Line Management
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.70%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (3.70%) Network Design
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) Perl
2 3 (11.11%) Python
2 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (81.48%) CCNP
3 13 (48.15%) Check Point Certification
4 8 (29.63%) Degree
4 8 (29.63%) CCNA
5 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
6 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 3 (11.11%) JNCIA
6 3 (11.11%) CCIP
6 3 (11.11%) CCIE
6 3 (11.11%) CCSP
7 1 (3.70%) JNCIS
7 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 16 (59.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (62.96%) Juniper
2 17 (62.96%) F5
3 16 (59.26%) VMware
4 13 (48.15%) CheckPoint
5 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
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