The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for IPv4 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IPv4 over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
England / North West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 262 231 243
Rank change year-on-year -31 +12  
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 13 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.19% 0.11% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.24% 0.67% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 10
Median salary £44,500 £38,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.10% +55.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £38,000 £25,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +18.42% +5.55%  

IPv4 is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1045 893 953
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 15.48% 15.96% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 835 759 763
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

IPv4
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing IPv4 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for IPv4 in the North West

IPv4
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPv4 in the North West.

Salary trend for IPv4 in the North West

IPv4
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IPv4 in the North West over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IPv4 in the North West

IPv4
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv4 within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 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
Manchester -18 11 £42,500 +11.84% 2
Lancashire - 2 £58,750 -
IPv4
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for IPv4.

1 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) VPN
3 13 (81.25%) IPv6
4 12 (75.00%) LAN
5 10 (62.50%) Cisco
5 10 (62.50%) BGP
6 9 (56.25%) WAN
6 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (56.25%) Juniper
6 9 (56.25%) OSPF
7 8 (50.00%) MPLS
7 8 (50.00%) CCNP
7 8 (50.00%) L2TP
7 8 (50.00%) Broadband
8 7 (43.75%) Ethernet
8 7 (43.75%) IPsec
8 7 (43.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (43.75%) HSRP
9 6 (37.50%) FortiGate
9 6 (37.50%) Splunk
9 6 (37.50%) SIEM
9 6 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (37.50%) Server Hardening
9 6 (37.50%) BT 21CN
9 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (37.50%) Cacti
9 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
9 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds Orion
9 6 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 6 (37.50%) Identity Management

IPv4
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) VPN
3 13 (81.25%) IPv6
4 12 (75.00%) LAN
5 10 (62.50%) BGP
6 9 (56.25%) OSPF
6 9 (56.25%) WAN
7 8 (50.00%) Broadband
7 8 (50.00%) L2TP
7 8 (50.00%) MPLS
8 7 (43.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (43.75%) Ethernet
8 7 (43.75%) HSRP
8 7 (43.75%) IPsec
9 6 (37.50%) BT 21CN
9 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (37.50%) Network Security
9 6 (37.50%) Wireless
9 6 (37.50%) Wireless Security
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) IP Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) IT Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) IT Security Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) Operations Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) Security Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Implementation Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Juniper Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Support
4 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Project Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
1 6 (37.50%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) CentOS
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Identity Management
1 6 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
1 6 (37.50%) Server Hardening
1 6 (37.50%) SIEM
1 6 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 5 (31.25%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (31.25%) Web Filtering
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (50.00%) CCNP
3 6 (37.50%) Degree
3 6 (37.50%) JNCIP
4 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) CCIE
5 1 (6.25%) CCNA
5 1 (6.25%) CCSP
5 1 (6.25%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Cacti
1 6 (37.50%) FortiGate
1 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) Juniper
3 6 (37.50%) BT
3 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
3 6 (37.50%) Splunk
4 2 (12.50%) F5
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) Brocade
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) Ericsson
5 1 (6.25%) Foundry
5 1 (6.25%) Huawei
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) Redback
5 1 (6.25%) ZyXEL
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago