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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 210 207 222
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 19 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.19% 0.071%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.02% 1.23% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 3
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
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
939 814 937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.02% 15.82% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 735 711 811
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £57,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -5 12 £37,500 -16.66%
Worcestershire - 5 £50,000 - 1
Dudley - 2 £40,000 -
Shropshire - 2 £42,500 -
Stourbridge - 1 £40,000 -
IPv4
England

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 33 (89.19%) Cisco
2 27 (72.97%) Firewall
3 21 (56.76%) Windows
4 18 (48.65%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (45.95%) Windows Server
6 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (43.24%) WAN
6 16 (43.24%) VMware
7 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (40.54%) CCNP
8 14 (37.84%) LAN
8 14 (37.84%) HP
8 14 (37.84%) vSphere
9 13 (35.14%) SAN
9 13 (35.14%) NetApp
9 13 (35.14%) IPv6
9 13 (35.14%) VPN
10 12 (32.43%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (32.43%) SonicWALL
10 12 (32.43%) Network Security
10 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
11 11 (29.73%) DNS
11 11 (29.73%) CCNA
11 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
12 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
12 10 (27.03%) CheckPoint
12 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (27.03%) Dell
12 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2003

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 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2003
1 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 27 (72.97%) Firewall
2 16 (43.24%) WAN
3 14 (37.84%) LAN
4 13 (35.14%) IPv6
4 13 (35.14%) SAN
4 13 (35.14%) VPN
5 12 (32.43%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (32.43%) Network Security
6 11 (29.73%) DNS
7 9 (24.32%) DHCP
7 9 (24.32%) Remote Desktop
8 8 (21.62%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (18.92%) Wireless
10 6 (16.22%) BGP
10 6 (16.22%) HSRP
10 6 (16.22%) VLAN
11 5 (13.51%) MPLS
11 5 (13.51%) Spanning Tree
11 5 (13.51%) SSL
11 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Cognos Impromptu
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Network Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Installations Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) SOC Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) IP Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Network Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Network Support
6 2 (5.41%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Network Support Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
2 6 (16.22%) Driving Licence
3 4 (10.81%) Cyber Attack
3 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.11%) Fat Client
4 3 (8.11%) Thin Client
5 2 (5.41%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Windows
2 17 (45.95%) Windows Server
3 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (16.22%) Windows 8
6 5 (13.51%) Linux
7 2 (5.41%) VyOS
8 1 (2.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Risk Management
2 6 (16.22%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
3 5 (13.51%) Presales
3 5 (13.51%) Project Management
4 4 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (10.81%) Data Security
4 4 (10.81%) Information Security
4 4 (10.81%) Malware Analysis
4 4 (10.81%) Network Architecture
4 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
4 4 (10.81%) Protective Monitoring
4 4 (10.81%) Resource Management
4 4 (10.81%) SIEM
4 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.11%) Network Design
6 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (48.65%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (40.54%) CCNP
3 11 (29.73%) CCNA
4 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
5 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
6 5 (13.51%) MCSA
6 5 (13.51%) MCSE
6 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (13.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (10.81%) CISSP
7 4 (10.81%) GCIA
7 4 (10.81%) GCIH
7 4 (10.81%) SANS
8 3 (8.11%) CCDP
9 2 (5.41%) CCDA
10 1 (2.70%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (37.84%) vSphere
3 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
3 9 (24.32%) Forefront TMG
3 9 (24.32%) Terminal Services
4 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.11%) XenApp
5 3 (8.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 4 (10.81%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (5.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (89.19%) Cisco
2 16 (43.24%) VMware
3 14 (37.84%) HP
4 13 (35.14%) NetApp
5 12 (32.43%) SonicWALL
6 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
7 10 (27.03%) CheckPoint
7 10 (27.03%) Dell
8 8 (21.62%) Citrix
9 6 (16.22%) Juniper
10 5 (13.51%) Draytek
10 5 (13.51%) Fortinet
10 5 (13.51%) Huawei
10 5 (13.51%) Meraki
10 5 (13.51%) NETGEAR
11 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
12 2 (5.41%) Aruba
12 2 (5.41%) Brocade
12 2 (5.41%) Palo Alto
12 2 (5.41%) ProCurve
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