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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
Rank 233 211 217
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 9 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.21% 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.99% 1.47% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 3
Median salary £44,298 £34,250 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.33% +37.00%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -11.76%
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
907 747 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.90% 14.15% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 713 640 692
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £56,500
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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -7 3 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Solihull - 2 £34,000 - 2
Herefordshire - 2 £32,000 -
IPv4
England

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 19 (86.36%) Firewall
3 17 (77.27%) Data Centre
4 16 (72.73%) CCNP
4 16 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (68.18%) Juniper
5 15 (68.18%) LAN
5 15 (68.18%) WAN
5 15 (68.18%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (54.55%) vSphere
6 12 (54.55%) Windows
6 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
7 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 10 (45.45%) Network Security
7 10 (45.45%) VMware
8 8 (36.36%) SAN
8 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
9 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
10 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
10 6 (27.27%) NetApp
10 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
11 5 (22.73%) MCSE
11 5 (22.73%) MCSA
11 5 (22.73%) IPv6
11 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (18.18%) SonicWALL
12 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008

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 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) Firewall
2 15 (68.18%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (68.18%) LAN
2 15 (68.18%) WAN
3 10 (45.45%) Network Security
4 8 (36.36%) SAN
5 5 (22.73%) IPv6
6 4 (18.18%) IPsec
6 4 (18.18%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (18.18%) VPN
7 3 (13.64%) BGP
7 3 (13.64%) MPLS
7 3 (13.64%) OSPF
8 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (4.55%) Internet
9 1 (4.55%) Multicast
9 1 (4.55%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Cognos Impromptu
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Installations Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Data Centre Technician
4 2 (9.09%) Data Technician
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Firewall Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (77.27%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
1 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
1 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
2 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) CCNP
1 16 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
4 5 (22.73%) MCSA
4 5 (22.73%) MCSE
4 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (13.64%) CCNA
6 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) vSphere
2 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 4 (18.18%) Terminal Services
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 15 (68.18%) Juniper
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) VMware
4 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 6 (27.27%) NetApp
5 4 (18.18%) Dell
5 4 (18.18%) HP
5 4 (18.18%) SonicWALL
6 2 (9.09%) Citrix
6 2 (9.09%) F5
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IntaPeople
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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