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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Engineer
Rank 836 832 749
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -83
Permanent jobs requiring an IP Engineer 60 108 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.090% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.096% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 38 59 103
Average salary £40,250 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%

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
104431 113016 104618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.61% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 85383 91912 87037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 2015 within the UK.

IP Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

IP Engineer
Top 19 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 4 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
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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 -22 57 £40,250 -17.85% 3
South East -3 26 £52,500 +20.00% 2
Berkshire -23 24 £52,500 +50.00% 2
London -9 16 £47,750 -2.55% 1
North West +17 12 £27,500 -35.29%
Reading -38 11 £52,500 +50.00%
City of London -1 10 £56,500 +15.30% 1
Lancashire - 8 £27,500 -
Manchester +18 4 £38,750 -8.82%
Slough - 2 £62,500 -
Bracknell - 2 - - 1
Chorley - 2 £24,750 -
Warwickshire - 2 £34,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £34,000 -
Hampshire +4 1 £38,500 -26.66%
Surrey - 1 £28,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £38,500 -
Farnham - 1 £28,000 -
Kenilworth - 1 £34,000 -

IP Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 98 (67.59%) Telecoms
2 97 (66.90%) Cisco
3 75 (51.72%) Cisco Certification
4 58 (40.00%) MPLS
5 57 (39.31%) BGP
6 55 (37.93%) CCNP
7 45 (31.03%) CCNA
7 45 (31.03%) VPN
8 38 (26.21%) Broadband
9 36 (24.83%) Juniper
10 33 (22.76%) Network Design
11 30 (20.69%) TCP/IP
12 29 (20.00%) VPLS
13 28 (19.31%) Degree
14 26 (17.93%) SLA
14 26 (17.93%) OSPF
14 26 (17.93%) VoIP
15 24 (16.55%) Firewall
16 20 (13.79%) DNS
17 18 (12.41%) PBX
17 18 (12.41%) Ethernet
18 17 (11.72%) CCIP
18 17 (11.72%) CCIE
18 17 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
19 16 (11.03%) ISDN
20 14 (9.66%) IPsec
20 14 (9.66%) Alcatel-Lucent
20 14 (9.66%) Wireshark
20 14 (9.66%) F5
21 12 (8.28%) HSRP

IP Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 (1.38%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 58 (40.00%) MPLS
2 57 (39.31%) BGP
3 45 (31.03%) VPN
4 38 (26.21%) Broadband
5 30 (20.69%) TCP/IP
6 29 (20.00%) VPLS
7 26 (17.93%) OSPF
7 26 (17.93%) VoIP
8 24 (16.55%) Firewall
9 20 (13.79%) DNS
10 18 (12.41%) PBX
10 18 (12.41%) Ethernet
11 16 (11.03%) ISDN
12 14 (9.66%) IPsec
12 14 (9.66%) Wireshark
13 12 (8.28%) HSRP
14 11 (7.59%) Unified Communications
14 11 (7.59%) HTTP
15 10 (6.90%) VRRP
16 9 (6.21%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.38%) Data Mining
General
1 98 (67.59%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.76%) Back Office
2 4 (2.76%) Billing
2 4 (2.76%) Retail
3 1 (0.69%) Banking
3 1 (0.69%) Front Office
3 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.69%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.45%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.45%) Over-the-Top Content
2 5 (3.45%) User Experience
3 4 (2.76%) iPad
4 3 (2.07%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (2.07%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.69%) Statistics
5 1 (0.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.59%) UNIX
2 10 (6.90%) Linux
3 7 (4.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.76%) Network Design
2 9 (6.21%) Load Balancing
2 9 (6.21%) Validation
3 6 (4.14%) Project Management
3 6 (4.14%) Test Automation
4 5 (3.45%) CRM
5 4 (2.76%) B2B
5 4 (2.76%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 4 (2.76%) DevOps
5 4 (2.76%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (2.76%) Performance Management
6 3 (2.07%) Capacity Management
6 3 (2.07%) Coaching
7 2 (1.38%) DNA
7 2 (1.38%) PRINCE2
7 2 (1.38%) Change Management
7 2 (1.38%) Network Planning
7 2 (1.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (1.38%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (1.38%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.83%) Perl
2 6 (4.14%) Tcl
2 6 (4.14%) PHP
2 6 (4.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 75 (51.72%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (37.93%) CCNP
3 45 (31.03%) CCNA
4 28 (19.31%) Degree
5 17 (11.72%) CCIP
5 17 (11.72%) CCIE
6 8 (5.52%) JNCIP
7 7 (4.83%) JNCIE
8 6 (4.14%) CCSP
8 6 (4.14%) Security Cleared
9 5 (3.45%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.07%) JNCIS
10 3 (2.07%) CCSE
10 3 (2.07%) CCSA
10 3 (2.07%) CCDP
10 3 (2.07%) CISSP
11 2 (1.38%) HNC
11 2 (1.38%) HND
11 2 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (17.93%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.76%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (3.45%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.38%) Netcool
2 2 (1.38%) Cacti
2 2 (1.38%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 97 (66.90%) Cisco
2 36 (24.83%) Juniper
3 14 (9.66%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 14 (9.66%) F5
4 10 (6.90%) Avaya
5 9 (6.21%) Huawei
6 8 (5.52%) CheckPoint
6 8 (5.52%) Redback
7 5 (3.45%) Blue Coat
7 5 (3.45%) Mitel
7 5 (3.45%) Toshiba
8 4 (2.76%) Apple
8 4 (2.76%) Nortel
9 2 (1.38%) Remedy
9 2 (1.38%) Fujitsu
9 2 (1.38%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.69%) WatchGuard
10 1 (0.69%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.69%) Websense
10 1 (0.69%) Clearswift
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