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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 215 210 226
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 14 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.22% 0.071%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.49% 1.50% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 2
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
IPv4
England

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
937 798 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.21% 14.90% 17.10%
Number of salaries quoted 720 690 781
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Birmingham -26 9 £37,500 - 1
Dudley - 4 £40,000 -
Stourbridge - 3 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £40,000 -
Shropshire - 2 £33,750 -
Staffordshire -3 1 £32,500 +3.17%
Coventry - 1 £50,000 -
IPv4
England

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 23 (69.70%) Cisco
2 21 (63.64%) Firewall
3 20 (60.61%) Data Centre
4 17 (51.52%) VPN
4 17 (51.52%) WAN
5 16 (48.48%) LAN
6 15 (45.45%) IPv6
6 15 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (36.36%) CCNP
8 10 (30.30%) Windows
8 10 (30.30%) Windows Server
9 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (27.27%) CCNA
9 9 (27.27%) Juniper
9 9 (27.27%) VMware
10 8 (24.24%) Network Security
10 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (24.24%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (24.24%) vSphere
11 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
11 7 (21.21%) SAN
11 7 (21.21%) NetApp
11 7 (21.21%) MPLS
11 7 (21.21%) Wireless
11 7 (21.21%) HP
11 7 (21.21%) DNS
11 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
12 6 (18.18%) SLA
12 6 (18.18%) MS Excel

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 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 21 (63.64%) Firewall
2 17 (51.52%) VPN
2 17 (51.52%) WAN
3 16 (48.48%) LAN
4 15 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (45.45%) IPv6
5 8 (24.24%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (24.24%) Network Security
6 7 (21.21%) DNS
6 7 (21.21%) MPLS
6 7 (21.21%) SAN
6 7 (21.21%) Wireless
7 6 (18.18%) BGP
7 6 (18.18%) HSRP
7 6 (18.18%) VLAN
8 5 (15.15%) DHCP
8 5 (15.15%) Spanning Tree
8 5 (15.15%) SSL
8 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
8 5 (15.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) Cognos Impromptu
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Service Manager
2 6 (18.18%) Services Delivery Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Data Centre Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Data Centre Technician
4 4 (12.12%) Data Technician
5 3 (9.09%) Customer Services Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (9.09%) IP Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Operations Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Service Support Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Operations Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Services Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Support
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Support Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 20 (60.61%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
1 10 (30.30%) Windows Server
2 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.06%) VyOS
6 1 (3.03%) Debian
6 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 5 (15.15%) Project Management
3 4 (12.12%) Coaching
3 4 (12.12%) Data Security
3 4 (12.12%) Presales
3 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
3 4 (12.12%) Resource Management
3 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
3 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.09%) BCP
4 3 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 3 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (9.09%) Change Management
4 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.09%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 3 (9.09%) Process Improvement
5 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (36.36%) CCNP
3 9 (27.27%) CCNA
4 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
5 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 5 (15.15%) MCSA
6 5 (15.15%) MCSE
6 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.03%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (24.24%) vSphere
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Cisco
2 9 (27.27%) Juniper
2 9 (27.27%) VMware
3 7 (21.21%) HP
3 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.21%) NetApp
4 5 (15.15%) Citrix
4 5 (15.15%) Draytek
4 5 (15.15%) Fortinet
4 5 (15.15%) Huawei
4 5 (15.15%) Meraki
4 5 (15.15%) NETGEAR
5 4 (12.12%) CheckPoint
5 4 (12.12%) SonicWALL
6 3 (9.09%) Dell
6 3 (9.09%) F5
6 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.06%) Aruba
7 2 (6.06%) Brocade
7 2 (6.06%) ProCurve
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
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