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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 135 147 121
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -26
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 9 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.35% 0.040% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.01% 0.13% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 13
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £70,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
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
890 783 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.85% 31.47% 30.29%
Number of salaries quoted 450 536 505
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

IPv4 Salary Histogram in Reading

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) OSPF
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (86.67%) CCNP
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (86.67%) MPLS
2 13 (86.67%) BGP
3 12 (80.00%) F5
4 11 (73.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (66.67%) IPv6
5 10 (66.67%) CCIE
5 10 (66.67%) CCIP
6 8 (53.33%) FortiGate
7 5 (33.33%) BMC
7 5 (33.33%) EIGRP
7 5 (33.33%) Project Management
7 5 (33.33%) Wireless
7 5 (33.33%) Migration
7 5 (33.33%) VMware
7 5 (33.33%) Blue Coat
7 5 (33.33%) ProxySG
7 5 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (33.33%) SIEM
7 5 (33.33%) SevOne
8 4 (26.67%) Perl
8 4 (26.67%) Python
8 4 (26.67%) IPsec
8 4 (26.67%) Telecoms

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (13.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) OSPF
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (86.67%) BGP
2 13 (86.67%) MPLS
3 11 (73.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (66.67%) IPv6
5 5 (33.33%) Wireless
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (33.33%) EIGRP
6 4 (26.67%) IPsec
7 3 (20.00%) VPN
8 2 (13.33%) DNS
8 2 (13.33%) SSL
8 2 (13.33%) LDAP
8 2 (13.33%) PPP
8 2 (13.33%) L2TP
8 2 (13.33%) VRRP
8 2 (13.33%) Internet
8 2 (13.33%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Team Leader
1 8 (53.33%) Network Team Leader
2 5 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 3 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Network Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Debian
1 2 (13.33%) OpenBSD
1 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
1 2 (13.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
1 5 (33.33%) Migration
1 5 (33.33%) SIEM
2 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Perl
1 4 (26.67%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) CCNP
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (66.67%) CCIP
2 10 (66.67%) CCIE
3 2 (13.33%) CCSP
3 2 (13.33%) JNCIA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) ProxySG
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) F5
3 5 (33.33%) SevOne
3 5 (33.33%) BMC
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 2 (13.33%) Foundry
4 2 (13.33%) Dell
4 2 (13.33%) Juniper