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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Engineer
Rank 819 807 751
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -56
Permanent jobs requiring an IP Engineer 73 89 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.079% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.084% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 45 51 122
Average salary £40,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.82% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,620 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £41,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.37% -7.22%

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 27 March 2015 within the UK.

IP Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

IP Engineer
Top 20 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 27 March 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 -6 71 £40,500 -13.82% 3
South East -25 28 £38,500 -13.48% 1
London +27 26 £44,000 -10.20%
Berkshire -14 26 £52,500 +11.70% 1
Reading -12 22 £52,500 +17.97% 1
City of London +9 19 £56,500 +17.09%
North West - 10 £32,250 - 2
Lancashire - 5 £27,500 -
Warwickshire - 4 £34,000 -
Manchester - 4 £40,000 - 2
West Midlands - 4 £34,000 -
Yorkshire +2 2 £32,500 -7.14%
Hampshire -2 2 £38,500 +6.94%
West Yorkshire - 2 £32,500 -
Basingstoke - 2 £38,500 -
Chorley - 2 £24,750 -
Kenilworth - 2 £34,000 -
Leeds - 2 £32,500 -
Warrington - 1 £37,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £37,000 -

IP Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 94 (63.95%) Cisco
1 94 (63.95%) Telecoms
2 73 (49.66%) Cisco Certification
3 59 (40.14%) MPLS
4 56 (38.10%) BGP
5 52 (35.37%) VPN
6 50 (34.01%) CCNP
7 42 (28.57%) CCNA
8 40 (27.21%) Broadband
9 34 (23.13%) Network Design
10 33 (22.45%) SLA
11 31 (21.09%) Degree
12 30 (20.41%) VPLS
12 30 (20.41%) TCP/IP
13 29 (19.73%) Juniper
14 23 (15.65%) VoIP
14 23 (15.65%) Firewall
15 22 (14.97%) OSPF
16 21 (14.29%) DNS
17 20 (13.61%) Ethernet
17 20 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
18 18 (12.24%) Wireshark
19 17 (11.56%) CCIE
20 16 (10.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
21 15 (10.20%) CCIP
21 15 (10.20%) ISDN
21 15 (10.20%) Linux
21 15 (10.20%) UNIX
22 14 (9.52%) PBX
23 13 (8.84%) IPsec

IP Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (1.36%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 59 (40.14%) MPLS
2 56 (38.10%) BGP
3 52 (35.37%) VPN
4 40 (27.21%) Broadband
5 30 (20.41%) TCP/IP
5 30 (20.41%) VPLS
6 23 (15.65%) Firewall
6 23 (15.65%) VoIP
7 22 (14.97%) OSPF
8 21 (14.29%) DNS
9 20 (13.61%) Ethernet
10 18 (12.24%) Wireshark
11 15 (10.20%) ISDN
12 14 (9.52%) PBX
13 13 (8.84%) IPsec
14 12 (8.16%) HTTP
14 12 (8.16%) HSRP
15 10 (6.80%) Internet
16 9 (6.12%) SNMP
16 9 (6.12%) VRRP
General
1 94 (63.95%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.72%) Back Office
3 3 (2.04%) Retail
3 3 (2.04%) Billing
3 3 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.68%) Advertising
4 1 (0.68%) Banking
4 1 (0.68%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.40%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.40%) Over-the-Top Content
2 5 (3.40%) User Experience
3 4 (2.72%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.68%) iPad
5 1 (0.68%) PKI
5 1 (0.68%) Statistics
5 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.20%) UNIX
1 15 (10.20%) Linux
2 7 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.13%) Network Design
2 10 (6.80%) Validation
3 9 (6.12%) Load Balancing
4 7 (4.76%) Test Automation
5 6 (4.08%) Project Management
6 5 (3.40%) OpenUP
7 4 (2.72%) DevOps
7 4 (2.72%) CRM
7 4 (2.72%) B2B
8 3 (2.04%) Performance Management
8 3 (2.04%) Coaching
8 3 (2.04%) Test Strategy
8 3 (2.04%) Capacity Management
8 3 (2.04%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (1.36%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (1.36%) Network Management
9 2 (1.36%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (1.36%) Deep Packet Inspection
9 2 (1.36%) Mentoring
9 2 (1.36%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.44%) Perl
2 7 (4.76%) PHP
2 7 (4.76%) Python
2 7 (4.76%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 73 (49.66%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (34.01%) CCNP
3 42 (28.57%) CCNA
4 31 (21.09%) Degree
5 17 (11.56%) CCIE
6 15 (10.20%) CCIP
7 8 (5.44%) JNCIP
8 7 (4.76%) JNCIE
9 6 (4.08%) CCSP
10 4 (2.72%) CCDP
10 4 (2.72%) Security Cleared
11 3 (2.04%) SC Cleared
11 3 (2.04%) JNCIA
11 3 (2.04%) JNCIS
12 2 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (1.36%) CCSA
12 2 (1.36%) CCSE
12 2 (1.36%) ISEB
12 2 (1.36%) CISSP
12 2 (1.36%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (22.45%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.36%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (2.04%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.36%) Cacti
2 2 (1.36%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 94 (63.95%) Cisco
2 29 (19.73%) Juniper
3 16 (10.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 13 (8.84%) F5
5 9 (6.12%) Huawei
6 7 (4.76%) Redback
7 6 (4.08%) CheckPoint
8 5 (3.40%) Blue Coat
8 5 (3.40%) Avaya
9 4 (2.72%) Toshiba
9 4 (2.72%) Mitel
10 3 (2.04%) Websense
10 3 (2.04%) Clearswift
10 3 (2.04%) Microsoft
10 3 (2.04%) WatchGuard
10 3 (2.04%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.36%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.36%) Fujitsu
12 1 (0.68%) Sybase
12 1 (0.68%) CA
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