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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 857 770 862
Rank change year-on-year
-87 +92
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 78 118 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.10% 0.034%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 0.52% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 54 84 39
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-22.00% +23.45%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20651 22515 22399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.83% 19.91% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16370 18140 18686
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -76 75 £45,000 -10.00% 14
London -74 32 £52,500 +5.00% 10
South West -1 13 £42,500 -6.18% 1
South East -34 13 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Bristol +8 10 £38,750 -8.82%
Yorkshire -39 10 - -
Berkshire -17 7 £52,500 - 2
Reading -8 6 £52,500 - 1
City of London -20 5 £52,500 - 4
West Yorkshire -26 5 - -
North Yorkshire - 5 - -
York - 5 - -
Leeds - 5 - -
Surrey -2 4 £25,000 -44.44%
Shropshire - 3 £25,000 -
North West - 3 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £25,000 -
Manchester - 3 £45,000 -
Thames Ditton - 3 £25,000 -
Dorset - 3 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire -5 2 £47,500 +46.15%
Glasgow -11 2 £37,750 -6.79%
Scotland -13 2 £37,750 -20.94%
Wareham - 2 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire +12 1 £45,000 -
Guildford -4 1 - -
East of England -5 1 £45,000 -
Slough -6 1 £32,500 -38.09% 1
Watford - 1 £45,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £47,500 -

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 99 (57.56%) IPv6
2 95 (55.23%) TCP/IP
3 93 (54.07%) Windows
4 86 (50.00%) Linux
5 82 (47.67%) Firewall
6 78 (45.35%) DNS
7 69 (40.12%) SNMP
8 65 (37.79%) DHCP
9 60 (34.88%) SSL
10 54 (31.40%) OSPF
11 53 (30.81%) VMware
12 50 (29.07%) UNIX
12 50 (29.07%) Perl
12 50 (29.07%) VMware Infrastructure
13 49 (28.49%) Cisco
14 46 (26.74%) HTTP
15 44 (25.58%) WAN
16 43 (25.00%) SQL
16 43 (25.00%) Microsoft
16 43 (25.00%) Active Directory
17 42 (24.42%) Load Balancing
18 41 (23.84%) LAN
18 41 (23.84%) IPsec
19 40 (23.26%) MySQL
19 40 (23.26%) Internet
20 38 (22.09%) BGP
20 38 (22.09%) Cisco Certification
21 37 (21.51%) CCNP
22 36 (20.93%) EIGRP
22 36 (20.93%) IIS

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 36 (20.93%) IIS
2 24 (13.95%) MS Exchange
3 16 (9.30%) Apache
3 16 (9.30%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.91%) MediaWiki
5 4 (2.33%) Lync
6 1 (0.58%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.58%) nginx
6 1 (0.58%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (10.47%) MS Office
2 16 (9.30%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.07%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.49%) Google Apps
2 6 (3.49%) Office 365
3 4 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.74%) SaaS
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.58%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 99 (57.56%) IPv6
2 95 (55.23%) TCP/IP
3 82 (47.67%) Firewall
4 78 (45.35%) DNS
5 69 (40.12%) SNMP
6 65 (37.79%) DHCP
7 60 (34.88%) SSL
8 54 (31.40%) OSPF
9 46 (26.74%) HTTP
10 44 (25.58%) WAN
11 41 (23.84%) LAN
11 41 (23.84%) IPsec
12 40 (23.26%) Internet
13 38 (22.09%) BGP
14 36 (20.93%) EIGRP
15 35 (20.35%) SAN
16 32 (18.60%) MPLS
17 29 (16.86%) VPN
18 27 (15.70%) Multicast
19 26 (15.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (23.26%) MySQL
2 32 (18.60%) NoSQL
3 29 (16.86%) MongoDB
3 29 (16.86%) Redis
3 29 (16.86%) MariaDB
4 19 (11.05%) SQL Server
5 7 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.33%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.74%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.58%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 25 (14.53%) Subversion
2 13 (7.56%) Maven
3 11 (6.40%) Hudson
3 11 (6.40%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.58%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (10.47%) Telecoms
2 13 (7.56%) Finance
3 5 (2.91%) Retail
4 3 (1.74%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.74%) Electronics
4 3 (1.74%) Marketing
5 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.58%) Games
5 1 (0.58%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 27 (15.70%) Architect
2 26 (15.12%) Developer
3 18 (10.47%) Windows Engineer
4 17 (9.88%) Network Engineer
4 17 (9.88%) Network Architect
5 15 (8.72%) Administrator
5 15 (8.72%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (6.98%) C Developer
6 12 (6.98%) Java Developer
7 10 (5.81%) Data Architect
8 9 (5.23%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (5.23%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (4.65%) Lead Developer
9 8 (4.65%) Analyst
9 8 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (4.65%) Lead Java Developer
9 8 (4.65%) Technical Developer
10 7 (4.07%) Software Engineer
10 7 (4.07%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (17.44%) MSMQ
1 30 (17.44%) RabbitMQ
2 23 (13.37%) .NET
3 13 (7.56%) Spring
4 12 (6.98%) Hibernate
4 12 (6.98%) Spring MVC
5 11 (6.40%) Spring Integration
6 8 (4.65%) J2EE
7 7 (4.07%) STL
8 6 (3.49%) Middleware
9 5 (2.91%) XML
10 3 (1.74%) SOAP
10 3 (1.74%) HTML
11 2 (1.16%) Web Services
11 2 (1.16%) CGI
11 2 (1.16%) XML Messaging
11 2 (1.16%) HTML5
12 1 (0.58%) Java EE
12 1 (0.58%) RESTful
12 1 (0.58%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.60%) Clustering
2 17 (9.88%) Open Source
3 13 (7.56%) Xbox
4 12 (6.98%) Computer Science
5 11 (6.40%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (5.81%) PKI
7 9 (5.23%) Management Information System
8 8 (4.65%) CLARiiON
8 8 (4.65%) Digital Media
9 6 (3.49%) Device Driver
9 6 (3.49%) Cryptography
9 6 (3.49%) SCADA
10 5 (2.91%) Physics
11 3 (1.74%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.74%) iPhone
11 3 (1.74%) DTV
11 3 (1.74%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.74%) EPoS
12 2 (1.16%) Web 2.0
13 1 (0.58%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 93 (54.07%) Windows
2 86 (50.00%) Linux
3 50 (29.07%) UNIX
4 22 (12.79%) Android
5 16 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (7.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (7.56%) Solaris
7 11 (6.40%) CentOS
8 10 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (5.23%) Mac OS X
10 8 (4.65%) SUSE
10 8 (4.65%) Windows Mobile
10 8 (4.65%) Windows 7
11 4 (2.33%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.16%) Debian
12 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.58%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (24.42%) Load Balancing
2 28 (16.28%) Network Design
3 23 (13.37%) Network Architecture
4 21 (12.21%) Network Management
4 21 (12.21%) Project Management
5 19 (11.05%) OO
5 19 (11.05%) Business Continuity
6 18 (10.47%) Multithreading
6 18 (10.47%) Business Continuity Planning
6 18 (10.47%) BCP
7 17 (9.88%) Network Monitoring
8 16 (9.30%) Change Management
9 14 (8.14%) Unit Testing
10 13 (7.56%) Scrum
10 13 (7.56%) ITIL
11 12 (6.98%) TDD
11 12 (6.98%) MVC
11 12 (6.98%) Android Development
11 12 (6.98%) Software Architecture
11 12 (6.98%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 50 (29.07%) Perl
2 43 (25.00%) SQL
3 35 (20.35%) C
4 34 (19.77%) C++
5 32 (18.60%) PowerShell
6 29 (16.86%) Java
7 28 (16.28%) Python
8 26 (15.12%) Ruby
9 23 (13.37%) Bash Shell
10 19 (11.05%) C#
11 17 (9.88%) Assembly Language
12 16 (9.30%) PHP
13 3 (1.74%) Delphi
14 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.58%) XPath
15 1 (0.58%) Korn
15 1 (0.58%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 38 (22.09%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (21.51%) CCNP
3 30 (17.44%) CCIE
4 27 (15.70%) Degree
5 16 (9.30%) CCNA
6 15 (8.72%) CCDP
7 10 (5.81%) Security Cleared
8 8 (4.65%) CCSP
9 7 (4.07%) JNCIS
9 7 (4.07%) JNCIP
10 5 (2.91%) JNCIA
11 4 (2.33%) JNCIE
11 4 (2.33%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.16%) HND
13 2 (1.16%) CCIP
14 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.58%) ISEB
14 1 (0.58%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.23%) QA
2 5 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.91%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.91%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (29.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.65%) VMware ESX
3 8 (4.65%) VMware Workstation
3 8 (4.65%) Snort
3 8 (4.65%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.49%) vSphere
5 4 (2.33%) ISA Server
5 4 (2.33%) Squid
5 4 (2.33%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (2.33%) UAG
5 4 (2.33%) Xen
6 3 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.74%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.58%) XenApp
7 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.58%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 33 (19.19%) SCOM
2 30 (17.44%) Puppet
2 30 (17.44%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (15.12%) WSUS
4 9 (5.23%) Cacti
5 8 (4.65%) CiscoWorks
5 8 (4.65%) Cisco CUCM
5 8 (4.65%) SolarWinds Orion
6 7 (4.07%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 7 (4.07%) Nagios
7 2 (1.16%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.58%) SCCM
8 1 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.58%) OpenNMS
8 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.58%) WMI
8 1 (0.58%) OpenView
Vendors
1 53 (30.81%) VMware
2 49 (28.49%) Cisco
3 43 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 24 (13.95%) Juniper
5 20 (11.63%) Citrix
6 15 (8.72%) CheckPoint
7 12 (6.98%) Red Hat
7 12 (6.98%) HP
7 12 (6.98%) Websense
7 12 (6.98%) F5
8 11 (6.40%) EMC
9 10 (5.81%) IBM
9 10 (5.81%) SolarWinds
10 9 (5.23%) BT
11 8 (4.65%) Nokia
11 8 (4.65%) Avaya
11 8 (4.65%) Google
11 8 (4.65%) LogRhythm
12 7 (4.07%) Dell
12 7 (4.07%) Radianz
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £36,000 to £38,000 per annum £2,400 Bonus + CCIE Sponsorship
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + On call, Overtime
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
One Connect Limited
Salary: From £34,894 to £39,351 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £27,700 to £35,000 depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Premier Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, 25 days holidays
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Links of London
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bridgend
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago