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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IP Engineer
Rank 826 776 798
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an IP Engineer 70 105 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.097% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.10% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 55 50 76
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £32,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%

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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 2014 within the UK.

IP Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

IP Engineer
Top 23 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 24 October 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 -41 70 £49,000 -2.00% 3
London +44 38 £47,500 -5.00% 2
South East -55 29 £50,000 -
City of London +44 27 £47,500 -5.00%
Berkshire -52 17 £52,500 +5.00%
Reading -30 7 £51,250 +2.50%
East of England -13 6 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 6 £50,000 -
Sheffield - 6 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 6 £50,000 -
Oxford - 6 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 6 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire - 6 £50,000 -
Slough -2 5 - -
Hampshire -9 4 £33,750 -28.94%
Surrey -5 2 £40,500 -19.00%
Basingstoke +12 1 £38,500 -18.94%
Manchester -11 1 £40,000 -13.51% 1
West Midlands -19 1 - -
North West -29 1 £40,000 -13.51% 1
Birmingham - 1 - -
Hook - 1 £32,500 -

IP Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 112 (73.20%) Cisco
2 86 (56.21%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (56.21%) Telecoms
3 74 (48.37%) BGP
4 65 (42.48%) MPLS
5 61 (39.87%) Juniper
6 58 (37.91%) CCNP
7 37 (24.18%) Firewall
8 31 (20.26%) Network Design
8 31 (20.26%) CCIP
8 31 (20.26%) Broadband
9 30 (19.61%) Linux
9 30 (19.61%) OSPF
10 29 (18.95%) UNIX
11 27 (17.65%) Validation
12 26 (16.99%) VPN
12 26 (16.99%) CCNA
12 26 (16.99%) Internet
13 25 (16.34%) VPLS
14 24 (15.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 24 (15.69%) TCP/IP
15 20 (13.07%) DNS
15 20 (13.07%) CCIE
15 20 (13.07%) CheckPoint
15 20 (13.07%) Wireless
16 19 (12.42%) SLA
16 19 (12.42%) SNMP
16 19 (12.42%) F5
17 18 (11.76%) Load Balancing
17 18 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus

IP Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 2 (1.31%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 74 (48.37%) BGP
2 65 (42.48%) MPLS
3 37 (24.18%) Firewall
4 31 (20.26%) Broadband
5 30 (19.61%) OSPF
6 26 (16.99%) VPN
6 26 (16.99%) Internet
7 25 (16.34%) VPLS
8 24 (15.69%) TCP/IP
9 20 (13.07%) DNS
9 20 (13.07%) Wireless
10 19 (12.42%) SNMP
11 18 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
12 14 (9.15%) Network Security
12 14 (9.15%) BIG-IP
13 13 (8.50%) Ethernet
13 13 (8.50%) GSM
14 12 (7.84%) ADSL
15 11 (7.19%) HTTP
15 11 (7.19%) VLAN
General
1 86 (56.21%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.31%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.31%) Banking
3 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.65%) French Language
3 1 (0.65%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 8 (5.23%) STL
2 1 (0.65%) OpenGL
2 1 (0.65%) DirectX
2 1 (0.65%) Direct3D
2 1 (0.65%) OpenCL
2 1 (0.65%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (0.65%) Direct3D Mobile
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.88%) Smartphone
3 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.65%) GPGPU
3 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.65%) Device Driver
3 1 (0.65%) Handset
3 1 (0.65%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.61%) Linux
2 29 (18.95%) UNIX
3 1 (0.65%) Windows
3 1 (0.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.26%) Network Design
2 27 (17.65%) Validation
3 18 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 15 (9.80%) Capacity Management
5 12 (7.84%) Software Engineering
5 12 (7.84%) Test Automation
6 11 (7.19%) Network Management
7 10 (6.54%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (6.54%) Demand Forecasting
8 9 (5.88%) Deep Packet Inspection
9 8 (5.23%) Project Management
9 8 (5.23%) Multithreading
10 7 (4.58%) Asset Management
10 7 (4.58%) Network Planning
11 5 (3.27%) OpenUP
11 5 (3.27%) Test Strategy
12 2 (1.31%) ITIL
12 2 (1.31%) Migration
13 1 (0.65%) Network Architecture
13 1 (0.65%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.50%) Python
2 12 (7.84%) Perl
3 11 (7.19%) PHP
3 11 (7.19%) Tcl
3 11 (7.19%) C++
4 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.65%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 86 (56.21%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (37.91%) CCNP
3 31 (20.26%) CCIP
4 26 (16.99%) CCNA
5 20 (13.07%) CCIE
6 14 (9.15%) CCSE
7 9 (5.88%) Degree
7 9 (5.88%) CISSP
7 9 (5.88%) CCSA
8 8 (5.23%) CCDP
8 8 (5.23%) JNCIE
8 8 (5.23%) JNCIA
9 6 (3.92%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.42%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.88%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (7.84%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 112 (73.20%) Cisco
2 61 (39.87%) Juniper
3 24 (15.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 20 (13.07%) CheckPoint
5 19 (12.42%) F5
6 15 (9.80%) Huawei
7 11 (7.19%) Redback
7 11 (7.19%) Blue Coat
8 7 (4.58%) Microsoft
9 6 (3.92%) HP
9 6 (3.92%) Motorola
9 6 (3.92%) Brocade
9 6 (3.92%) Ruckus Wireless
9 6 (3.92%) Trapeze
10 5 (3.27%) Avaya
11 3 (1.96%) Nokia
11 3 (1.96%) Radware
12 2 (1.31%) Toshiba
12 2 (1.31%) Mitel
12 2 (1.31%) Websense
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