The table below looks at the statistics for the IP Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IP Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IP Engineer
Rank 819 722 811
Rank change year-on-year
-97 +89
Permanent jobs requiring an IP Engineer 84 143 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.13% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.14% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 57 62 64
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £31,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £52,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108942 102831 113237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88146 85231 96833
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

IP Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IP Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IP Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IP Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IP Engineer within the UK.

IP Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

IP Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IP Engineer over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 within the UK.

IP Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

IP Engineer
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IP Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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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
England -69 84 £50,000 - 3
South East -50 39 £57,500 +15.00%
London -1 38 £50,000 - 3
Berkshire -63 27 £60,000 +20.00%
City of London +6 25 £50,000 - 1
Reading -28 24 £60,000 +33.33%
East of England +3 7 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 5 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £26,250 -
High Wycombe - 4 - -
South Yorkshire -13 3 £50,000 +81.81%
Sheffield -16 3 £50,000 +81.81%
Yorkshire -35 3 £50,000 +81.81%
Oxfordshire - 3 £50,000 -
Oxford - 3 £50,000 -
Hook - 3 £25,000 -
Manchester -15 2 - -
North West -21 2 - -
Essex - 2 - -
West Midlands 0 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £57,500 -

IP Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IP Engineer in their job title 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 with IP Engineer in their job title.

1 133 (77.78%) Cisco
2 112 (65.50%) Telecoms
3 102 (59.65%) MPLS
4 97 (56.73%) BGP
5 88 (51.46%) Cisco Certification
6 67 (39.18%) Juniper
7 66 (38.60%) CCNP
8 62 (36.26%) Firewall
9 56 (32.75%) OSPF
10 54 (31.58%) Broadband
11 45 (26.32%) VoIP
12 39 (22.81%) SNMP
12 39 (22.81%) Internet
13 35 (20.47%) CCIP
14 34 (19.88%) Network Design
15 33 (19.30%) Linux
15 33 (19.30%) Cisco Nexus
15 33 (19.30%) Network Management
16 32 (18.71%) Smartphone
17 30 (17.54%) Alcatel-Lucent
18 29 (16.96%) TCP/IP
18 29 (16.96%) DNS
18 29 (16.96%) Validation
19 27 (15.79%) Wireless
20 24 (14.04%) VPLS
20 24 (14.04%) F5
21 23 (13.45%) Retail
21 23 (13.45%) Billing
22 22 (12.87%) UNIX
23 21 (12.28%) Software Engineering

IP Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IP Engineer in their job title 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 with IP Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (1.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 102 (59.65%) MPLS
2 97 (56.73%) BGP
3 62 (36.26%) Firewall
4 56 (32.75%) OSPF
5 54 (31.58%) Broadband
6 45 (26.32%) VoIP
7 39 (22.81%) SNMP
7 39 (22.81%) Internet
8 33 (19.30%) Cisco Nexus
9 29 (16.96%) TCP/IP
9 29 (16.96%) DNS
10 27 (15.79%) Wireless
11 24 (14.04%) VPLS
12 17 (9.94%) VPN
13 16 (9.36%) WAN
14 14 (8.19%) BIG-IP
14 14 (8.19%) Network Security
15 13 (7.60%) VLAN
16 10 (5.85%) SIGTRAN
16 10 (5.85%) LTE
General
1 112 (65.50%) Telecoms
2 23 (13.45%) Retail
2 23 (13.45%) Billing
3 1 (0.58%) Electronics
3 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.58%) Finance
3 1 (0.58%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 10 (5.85%) STL
2 1 (0.58%) OpenGL
2 1 (0.58%) DirectX
2 1 (0.58%) Direct3D
2 1 (0.58%) OpenCL
2 1 (0.58%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (0.58%) Direct3D Mobile
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.71%) Smartphone
2 5 (2.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.58%) GPGPU
3 1 (0.58%) Device Driver
3 1 (0.58%) Handset
3 1 (0.58%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 33 (19.30%) Linux
2 22 (12.87%) UNIX
3 1 (0.58%) Windows
3 1 (0.58%) Solaris
3 1 (0.58%) Android
3 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (19.88%) Network Design
2 33 (19.30%) Network Management
3 29 (16.96%) Validation
4 21 (12.28%) Software Engineering
5 19 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 16 (9.36%) Capacity Management
7 14 (8.19%) Test Automation
8 10 (5.85%) Risk Assessment
8 10 (5.85%) Multithreading
8 10 (5.85%) Demand Forecasting
9 9 (5.26%) Deep Packet Inspection
10 3 (1.75%) Integration Acceptance Testing
10 3 (1.75%) Network Architecture
11 2 (1.17%) ITIL
11 2 (1.17%) Migration
12 1 (0.58%) Information Security
12 1 (0.58%) Asset Management
12 1 (0.58%) Low Latency
12 1 (0.58%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.70%) C++
2 16 (9.36%) Python
3 15 (8.77%) Perl
4 13 (7.60%) PHP
4 13 (7.60%) Tcl
5 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.58%) Assembly Language
5 1 (0.58%) SQL
5 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 88 (51.46%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (38.60%) CCNP
3 35 (20.47%) CCIP
4 20 (11.70%) CCNA
5 17 (9.94%) CCIE
6 14 (8.19%) CCSE
7 9 (5.26%) CCSA
7 9 (5.26%) CISSP
8 7 (4.09%) Degree
9 6 (3.51%) JNCIP
10 5 (2.92%) JNCIE
11 4 (2.34%) CCDP
12 3 (1.75%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.58%) SCSA
13 1 (0.58%) RHCE
13 1 (0.58%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.92%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.26%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (7.02%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 133 (77.78%) Cisco
2 67 (39.18%) Juniper
3 30 (17.54%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 24 (14.04%) F5
5 20 (11.70%) CheckPoint
6 15 (8.77%) Huawei
7 9 (5.26%) Blue Coat
8 8 (4.68%) Redback
9 6 (3.51%) Brocade
9 6 (3.51%) HP
10 5 (2.92%) Avaya
11 4 (2.34%) Motorola
11 4 (2.34%) Trapeze
11 4 (2.34%) Ruckus Wireless
12 3 (1.75%) Nokia
12 3 (1.75%) Microsoft
12 3 (1.75%) Radware
13 2 (1.17%) Toshiba
13 2 (1.17%) Fortinet
14 1 (0.58%) Oracle
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