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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 129 134 121
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 12 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.51% 0.089% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.74% 0.30% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 17
Average salary £38,000 £43,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.64% -13.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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
688 674 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.25% 30.10% 37.48%
Number of salaries quoted 378 479 585
Average salary £46,500 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.06% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 3 March 2015.

IPv4 Salary Histogram in Reading

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (95.65%) OSPF
3 21 (91.30%) BGP
3 21 (91.30%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (91.30%) CCNP
3 21 (91.30%) MPLS
4 17 (73.91%) IPv6
5 16 (69.57%) Firewall
6 11 (47.83%) Migration
6 11 (47.83%) F5
6 11 (47.83%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (39.13%) CCIE
7 9 (39.13%) CCIP
8 8 (34.78%) LAN
8 8 (34.78%) VoIP
8 8 (34.78%) WAN
9 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
9 7 (30.43%) MS Visio
9 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
9 7 (30.43%) MS Office
9 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
9 7 (30.43%) Lync
10 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
10 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (26.09%) FortiGate
10 6 (26.09%) EIGRP
10 6 (26.09%) VPN
10 6 (26.09%) VMware
10 6 (26.09%) IPsec
11 5 (21.74%) Telecoms

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (30.43%) Lync
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Office
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
1 7 (30.43%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) OSPF
2 21 (91.30%) BGP
2 21 (91.30%) MPLS
3 17 (73.91%) IPv6
4 16 (69.57%) Firewall
5 11 (47.83%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (34.78%) LAN
6 8 (34.78%) VoIP
6 8 (34.78%) WAN
7 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
8 6 (26.09%) VPN
8 6 (26.09%) EIGRP
8 6 (26.09%) IPsec
9 4 (17.39%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (17.39%) Wireless
9 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (13.04%) xDSL
10 3 (13.04%) L2TP
10 3 (13.04%) PPP
10 3 (13.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
General
1 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Network Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Voice Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Network Team Leader
3 6 (26.09%) Team Leader
4 4 (17.39%) Network Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Network Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Network Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) UNIX
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Debian
2 2 (8.70%) OpenBSD
2 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
2 2 (8.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Migration
2 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
3 4 (17.39%) SIEM
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Perl
1 5 (21.74%) Python
2 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (91.30%) CCNP
1 21 (91.30%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (39.13%) CCIP
2 9 (39.13%) CCIE
3 3 (13.04%) CCSP
3 3 (13.04%) JNCIA
4 2 (8.70%) VCP4
5 1 (4.35%) JNCIS
5 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (47.83%) F5
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 6 (26.09%) VMware
5 4 (17.39%) Blue Coat
5 4 (17.39%) SevOne
5 4 (17.39%) BMC
6 3 (13.04%) Juniper
7 2 (8.70%) Dell
7 2 (8.70%) Foundry