The table below looks at the statistics for IPv4 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv4 over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 155 170 161
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.099% 0.051% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 0.49% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% -0.65%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -2.85%
IPv4
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
390 406 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.84% 10.35% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 258 296 216
Average salary £42,500 £36,895 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.19% -11.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,650 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

IPv4 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IPv4
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

IPv4 Salary Trend in Scotland

IPv4
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPv4 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

IPv4 Salary Histogram in Scotland

IPv4
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv4 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Edinburgh - 3 £40,000 -
IPv4
UK

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (57.14%) IIS
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Compaq
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) IPv6
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) SSL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) MCP
2 3 (42.86%) VBScript
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 3 (42.86%) MCSA
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) IPsec
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 3 (42.86%) SCOM
2 3 (42.86%) Time Management

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (57.14%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) IPv6
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) SSL
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) IPsec
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) VPLS
3 2 (28.57%) RSVP
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
3 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) DWDM
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) SNMP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Service Management
1 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
1 3 (42.86%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) VBScript
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) MCP
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) MCSA
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 3 (42.86%) XenApp
1 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
2 1 (14.29%) pfSense
2 1 (14.29%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
1 3 (42.86%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Compaq
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec