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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv4 over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 197 196 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 16 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.022% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.02% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 0
Average salary £30,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
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
792 703 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.24% 15.47% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 681 581 709
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 31 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv4 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire -4 9 £30,500 +22.00%
Birmingham - 4 £38,000 - 4
Coventry - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £25,000 -
IPv4
England

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 18 (85.71%) IPv6
2 18 (85.71%) Firewall
3 14 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (61.90%) DNS
4 13 (61.90%) DDNS
4 13 (61.90%) Network Design
4 13 (61.90%) VLAN
5 12 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (57.14%) IP Telephony
5 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
5 12 (57.14%) CCNA
6 11 (52.38%) Windows
7 10 (47.62%) HP
8 9 (42.86%) VPN
8 9 (42.86%) VMware
8 9 (42.86%) Brocade
8 9 (42.86%) SonicWALL
9 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
9 8 (38.10%) Citrix
10 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (33.33%) Nagios
10 7 (33.33%) Linux
10 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (28.57%) Ubuntu
12 5 (23.81%) IPsec
12 5 (23.81%) LAN
12 5 (23.81%) WAN

IPv4
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) IPv6
1 18 (85.71%) Firewall
2 13 (61.90%) DDNS
2 13 (61.90%) DNS
2 13 (61.90%) VLAN
3 12 (57.14%) IP Telephony
3 12 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 9 (42.86%) VPN
5 7 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (23.81%) IPsec
6 5 (23.81%) LAN
6 5 (23.81%) WAN
7 4 (19.05%) MPLS
7 4 (19.05%) OSPF
7 4 (19.05%) BGP
7 4 (19.05%) VRRP
7 4 (19.05%) HSRP
8 3 (14.29%) SNMP
9 2 (9.52%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Support
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Support
5 2 (9.52%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Installations Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
1 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
1 1 (4.76%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (28.57%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Network Design
2 1 (4.76%) Network Management
2 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (4.76%) Validation
2 1 (4.76%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (57.14%) CCNA
3 4 (19.05%) CCNP
4 2 (9.52%) JNCIP
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) HP
3 9 (42.86%) VMware
3 9 (42.86%) Brocade
3 9 (42.86%) SonicWALL
4 8 (38.10%) Citrix
5 4 (19.05%) Juniper
6 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.76%) NetApp
7 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.76%) Dell
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30-40K + Car & Commision
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £34 - £43000 per annum + Car + Call Allow + Commission + Pension
Posted: 18 days ago