The first table below looks at the demand for IPv4 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv4 over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 748 802 839
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +37
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 167 67 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.062% 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 0.34% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 154 51 59
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20438 19756 21051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.37% 18.15% 17.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16418 15894 17380
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IPv4 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IPv4
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPv4 within the UK.

IPv4 Salary Trend in the UK

IPv4
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPv4 over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 within the UK.

IPv4 Salary Histogram in the UK

IPv4
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv4 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +71 163 £43,250 +8.12% 12
London +31 89 £50,000 +25.00% 6
South West +11 37 £42,500 +8.28% 1
South East -26 28 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Bristol +14 18 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Surrey +17 15 £37,500 -21.05%
Gloucestershire - 13 £37,500 -
City of London +4 12 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Kingston Upon Thames -7 6 £32,000 -20.00%
East of England -7 5 £45,000 - 1
Wales - 4 £55,000 -
Cardiff - 4 £55,000 -
Watford - 4 £60,000 - 1
South Wales - 4 £55,000 -
West Sussex - 4 £27,500 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £60,000 - 1
Berkshire +2 3 £57,500 +10.57%
Reading -2 3 £57,500 +43.75%
Somerset -24 3 £37,500 -8.53%
West Yorkshire - 3 £50,000 - 2
Wiltshire - 3 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £50,000 - 2
Swindon - 3 £47,500 -
Bath - 3 £37,500 -
Leeds - 3 £50,000 - 2
Horsham - 3 £27,500 -
Brighton - 2 £41,250 -
East Sussex - 2 £41,250 -
Buckinghamshire +5 1 - -
Oxfordshire -6 1 - -

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 134 (53.60%) IPv6
2 117 (46.80%) Linux
3 116 (46.40%) Windows
4 113 (45.20%) DNS
5 112 (44.80%) Firewall
6 80 (32.00%) DHCP
7 79 (31.60%) Cisco
8 77 (30.80%) TCP/IP
9 70 (28.00%) Ruby
10 69 (27.60%) VMware
11 68 (27.20%) SSL
12 66 (26.40%) HTTP
13 62 (24.80%) VMware Infrastructure
14 59 (23.60%) SNMP
14 59 (23.60%) Active Directory
15 58 (23.20%) OSPF
15 58 (23.20%) WAN
16 55 (22.00%) Python
16 55 (22.00%) BGP
17 54 (21.60%) MPLS
17 54 (21.60%) Juniper
17 54 (21.60%) SAN
17 54 (21.60%) Microsoft
18 51 (20.40%) Bash Shell
19 47 (18.80%) Cisco Certification
19 47 (18.80%) Internet
19 47 (18.80%) LAN
20 43 (17.20%) PowerShell
21 41 (16.40%) MySQL
22 40 (16.00%) UNIX

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 38 (15.20%) IIS
2 35 (14.00%) MS Exchange
3 27 (10.80%) Tomcat
4 13 (5.20%) Apache
5 4 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.80%) Lync
7 1 (0.40%) nginx
Applications
1 20 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.00%) MS Office
3 4 (1.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.00%) Google Apps
1 15 (6.00%) Office 365
2 10 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (2.80%) SaaS
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.40%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 134 (53.60%) IPv6
2 113 (45.20%) DNS
3 112 (44.80%) Firewall
4 80 (32.00%) DHCP
5 77 (30.80%) TCP/IP
6 68 (27.20%) SSL
7 66 (26.40%) HTTP
8 59 (23.60%) SNMP
9 58 (23.20%) OSPF
9 58 (23.20%) WAN
10 55 (22.00%) BGP
11 54 (21.60%) MPLS
11 54 (21.60%) SAN
12 47 (18.80%) Internet
12 47 (18.80%) LAN
13 40 (16.00%) VPN
14 33 (13.20%) IPsec
15 29 (11.60%) VoIP
16 28 (11.20%) NAS
17 27 (10.80%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (16.40%) MySQL
2 30 (12.00%) NoSQL
3 27 (10.80%) MariaDB
3 27 (10.80%) Redis
3 27 (10.80%) MongoDB
4 13 (5.20%) SQL Server
5 11 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.80%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.40%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (9.60%) GCC
1 24 (9.60%) GDB
2 8 (3.20%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.80%) Subversion
4 6 (2.40%) Maven
5 4 (1.60%) JIRA
5 4 (1.60%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.60%) Hudson
6 3 (1.20%) Gerrit
6 3 (1.20%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.40%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
General
1 25 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 20 (8.00%) Finance
3 10 (4.00%) Games
4 6 (2.40%) Marketing
5 5 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.00%) Electronics
6 3 (1.20%) Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Retail
7 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (16.80%) Network Engineer
2 34 (13.60%) Administrator
3 33 (13.20%) Developer
4 30 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
5 25 (10.00%) C++ Developer
6 23 (9.20%) Architect
7 18 (7.20%) Linux Engineer
8 17 (6.80%) Windows Engineer
9 16 (6.40%) Network Architect
10 15 (6.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 15 (6.00%) Linux Administrator
11 11 (4.40%) Windows Administrator
11 11 (4.40%) Systems Engineer
11 11 (4.40%) Support Engineer
12 10 (4.00%) Analyst
13 9 (3.60%) Consultant
14 8 (3.20%) Windows Systems Administrator
14 8 (3.20%) DevOps Engineer
15 6 (2.40%) Support Analyst
15 6 (2.40%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (10.80%) RabbitMQ
1 27 (10.80%) STL
1 27 (10.80%) MSMQ
2 24 (9.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 16 (6.40%) .NET
4 13 (5.20%) J2EE
5 9 (3.60%) Middleware
6 7 (2.80%) Spring
7 5 (2.00%) Spring MVC
7 5 (2.00%) Hibernate
7 5 (2.00%) Web Services
8 4 (1.60%) Spring Integration
9 2 (0.80%) XML
9 2 (0.80%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (0.80%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.80%) JPA
10 1 (0.40%) WebRTC
10 1 (0.40%) WebSockets
10 1 (0.40%) RESTful
10 1 (0.40%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.60%) Clustering
2 22 (8.80%) Open Source
3 12 (4.80%) Xbox
4 6 (2.40%) Device Driver
4 6 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.00%) Digital Media
5 5 (2.00%) EqualLogic
5 5 (2.00%) DTV
6 4 (1.60%) PKI
7 3 (1.20%) Social Gaming
7 3 (1.20%) Video Editing
7 3 (1.20%) Physics
7 3 (1.20%) Online Games
7 3 (1.20%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.80%) iDTV
8 2 (0.80%) BBC
8 2 (0.80%) CLARiiON
8 2 (0.80%) SCADA
8 2 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 117 (46.80%) Linux
2 116 (46.40%) Windows
3 40 (16.00%) UNIX
4 26 (10.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (10.40%) CentOS
5 16 (6.40%) Windows 7
6 15 (6.00%) Windows 8
6 15 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (4.40%) Android
7 11 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (3.60%) Mac OS X
9 6 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.40%) Debian
9 6 (2.40%) Apple iOS
10 5 (2.00%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.60%) SUSE
11 4 (1.60%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (1.60%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.80%) HPUX
12 2 (0.80%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (15.60%) Load Balancing
2 33 (13.20%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (11.20%) ITIL
4 27 (10.80%) Performance Tuning
5 26 (10.40%) Scrum
5 26 (10.40%) Multithreading
6 25 (10.00%) TDD
7 22 (8.80%) Network Management
8 19 (7.60%) Network Design
9 18 (7.20%) E-Commerce
10 16 (6.40%) Project Management
11 15 (6.00%) Network Architecture
12 14 (5.60%) DevOps
13 13 (5.20%) Business Continuity
13 13 (5.20%) BCP
13 13 (5.20%) Business Continuity Planning
13 13 (5.20%) Capacity Planning
13 13 (5.20%) Web Development
14 10 (4.00%) Migration
15 9 (3.60%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (28.00%) Ruby
2 55 (22.00%) Python
3 51 (20.40%) Bash Shell
4 43 (17.20%) PowerShell
5 39 (15.60%) Perl
6 34 (13.60%) SQL
6 34 (13.60%) C++
7 31 (12.40%) Java
8 24 (9.60%) JavaScript
9 15 (6.00%) C
10 9 (3.60%) C#
11 6 (2.40%) Assembly Language
12 4 (1.60%) VBScript
13 3 (1.20%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.20%) PHP
14 1 (0.40%) Scala
14 1 (0.40%) XPath
Qualifications
1 47 (18.80%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (15.60%) CCNP
3 31 (12.40%) Degree
4 29 (11.60%) Security Cleared
5 26 (10.40%) SC Cleared
6 17 (6.80%) CCNA
7 16 (6.40%) CCIE
8 14 (5.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (4.00%) JNCIS
10 9 (3.60%) MCSE
11 8 (3.20%) MCP
12 7 (2.80%) HND
12 7 (2.80%) CCDP
13 5 (2.00%) JNCIP
13 5 (2.00%) MCSA
14 4 (1.60%) JNCIE
14 4 (1.60%) JNCIA
14 4 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (1.60%) MCITP
15 3 (1.20%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.40%) PCI DSS
1 11 (4.40%) ISO 9001
2 10 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.60%) QA
4 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (24.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (23.60%) Active Directory
3 24 (9.60%) vSphere
4 21 (8.40%) Hyper-V
5 9 (3.60%) VMware ESX
6 8 (3.20%) Xen
7 3 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.20%) XenServer
7 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.80%) Snort
8 2 (0.80%) pfSense
9 1 (0.40%) Varnish
9 1 (0.40%) XenApp
9 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 39 (15.60%) SCOM
2 30 (12.00%) Puppet
2 30 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (11.20%) WSUS
4 9 (3.60%) Cacti
5 7 (2.80%) Backup Exec
5 7 (2.80%) Nagios
6 5 (2.00%) SCCM
7 3 (1.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.80%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (0.80%) WMI
8 2 (0.80%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.40%) Netcool
Vendors
1 79 (31.60%) Cisco
2 69 (27.60%) VMware
3 54 (21.60%) Juniper
3 54 (21.60%) Microsoft
4 29 (11.60%) Citrix
5 23 (9.20%) F5
5 23 (9.20%) HP
5 23 (9.20%) CheckPoint
6 22 (8.80%) Red Hat
7 17 (6.80%) Google
8 14 (5.60%) JBoss
9 13 (5.20%) Dell
9 13 (5.20%) Brocade
10 9 (3.60%) EMC
11 8 (3.20%) Facebook
12 7 (2.80%) Symantec
13 5 (2.00%) Avaya
13 5 (2.00%) Nokia
13 5 (2.00%) SAP
14 4 (1.60%) IBM
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