The first table below looks at the demand for IPv4 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 198 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.061% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-22.00% +23.45%
Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
752 849 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.17% 16.67% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 644 718 557
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IPv4
England

IPv4
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPv4 across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv4 within the West Midlands region 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
Shropshire - 3 £25,000 -
IPv4
England

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) IPv6
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Apache
5 1 (20.00%) LDAP
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) SOAP
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) Solaris
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) XML Messaging
5 1 (20.00%) Games

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) IPv6
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (20.00%) UAG
3 1 (20.00%) Squid
3 1 (20.00%) Xen
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Websense
2 1 (20.00%) M86 Security
2 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (20.00%) Fortinet