The table below looks at the statistics for IPv4 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv4 over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank - 65 65
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.87% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £25,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -64.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -19.00%
IPv4
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 115 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 11.79% 21.14% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 66 93 60
Average salary £26,250 £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

IPv4 Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

IPv4
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

IPv4 Salary Trend in Staffordshire

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) VMware