The table below looks at the statistics for IPv4 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv4 over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
England / West Midlands
Rank 184 224 198
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -26
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 19 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.21% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.51% 1.42% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 15
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £34,383 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,700 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
757 847 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.98% 14.60% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 629 701 704
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing IPv4 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IPv4 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IPv4
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPv4 across the West Midlands region.

IPv4 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IPv4
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPv4 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

IPv4 Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

IPv4
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv4 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire - 7 £35,000 - 1
Birmingham +7 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Worcestershire - 4 £50,000 -
Staffordshire - 3 £20,000 -
IPv4
England

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing IPv4 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for IPv4.

1 33 (91.67%) Cisco
2 30 (83.33%) Firewall
3 26 (72.22%) Windows
4 20 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 19 (52.78%) SonicWALL
6 18 (50.00%) DNS
7 17 (47.22%) IPv6
7 17 (47.22%) DHCP
7 17 (47.22%) VPN
7 17 (47.22%) HP
7 17 (47.22%) Hyper-V
8 16 (44.44%) VMware
9 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
9 15 (41.67%) WAN
9 15 (41.67%) Linux
10 14 (38.89%) SAN
10 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (36.11%) CheckPoint
11 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (36.11%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (36.11%) Dell
11 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (33.33%) vSphere
12 12 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
12 12 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
12 12 (33.33%) NetApp
12 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
12 12 (33.33%) SNMP
12 12 (33.33%) CCNP

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 30 (83.33%) Firewall
2 18 (50.00%) DNS
3 17 (47.22%) DHCP
3 17 (47.22%) IPv6
3 17 (47.22%) VPN
4 15 (41.67%) WAN
5 14 (38.89%) SAN
6 12 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (33.33%) SNMP
7 11 (30.56%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (30.56%) VLAN
7 11 (30.56%) Wireless
8 9 (25.00%) MPLS
8 9 (25.00%) Network Security
8 9 (25.00%) OSPF
8 9 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
9 8 (22.22%) BGP
9 8 (22.22%) SSL
9 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
10 7 (19.44%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Installations Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) SOC Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) IP Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) IP Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Lead Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior IP Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco Design Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Data Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Network Implementation Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 6 (16.67%) Cyber Attack
2 6 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 5 (13.89%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (8.33%) Fat Client
4 3 (8.33%) Life Science
4 3 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (8.33%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (72.22%) Windows
2 20 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 15 (41.67%) Linux
4 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (16.67%) Unix
6 6 (16.67%) VyOS
7 3 (8.33%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Risk Management
2 7 (19.44%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (16.67%) Information Security
3 6 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
3 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 6 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 6 (16.67%) Protective Monitoring
3 6 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 6 (16.67%) SIEM
4 5 (13.89%) Presales
5 4 (11.11%) Data Security
5 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 4 (11.11%) Project Management
5 4 (11.11%) Resource Management
5 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.56%) ITIL
6 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.56%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (33.33%) CCNP
3 6 (16.67%) CCNA
3 6 (16.67%) CISSP
3 6 (16.67%) GCIA
3 6 (16.67%) GCIH
3 6 (16.67%) SANS
4 3 (8.33%) CCDP
5 2 (5.56%) CCDA
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.78%) CCIE
6 1 (2.78%) MCSA
6 1 (2.78%) MCSE
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 17 (47.22%) Hyper-V
2 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 12 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
3 12 (33.33%) vSphere
4 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (25.00%) Terminal Services
6 3 (8.33%) pfSense
6 3 (8.33%) XenApp
6 3 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Nagios
2 6 (16.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (16.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 33 (91.67%) Cisco
2 19 (52.78%) SonicWALL
3 17 (47.22%) HP
4 16 (44.44%) VMware
5 13 (36.11%) CheckPoint
5 13 (36.11%) Dell
6 12 (33.33%) NetApp
7 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
8 8 (22.22%) SolarWinds
9 6 (16.67%) Aruba
9 6 (16.67%) Brocade
9 6 (16.67%) ProCurve
9 6 (16.67%) Ubiquiti
10 5 (13.89%) Draytek
10 5 (13.89%) Fortinet
10 5 (13.89%) Huawei
10 5 (13.89%) Meraki
10 5 (13.89%) NETGEAR
11 4 (11.11%) Citrix
12 1 (2.78%) Juniper
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