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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
England / North West
Rank 246 230 253
Rank change year-on-year -16 +23  
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 3 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.049% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.33% 0.94% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 4
Median salary £55,000 £36,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.68% +55.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £22,500 £19,650
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £41,500 £24,550
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 904 850 1125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.72% 14.95% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 701 693 862
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

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 25 March 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 25 March 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 -21 3 £55,000 +57.14% 1
IPv4
England

IPv4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 6 (54.55%) Linux
1 6 (54.55%) DHCP
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) IPv6
2 5 (45.45%) BGP
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 4 (36.36%) RESTful
3 4 (36.36%) vSphere
3 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 4 (36.36%) vCloud
3 4 (36.36%) OpenStack
4 3 (27.27%) Linux Command Line

IPv4
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DHCP
2 5 (45.45%) BGP
2 5 (45.45%) IPv6
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) MPLS
4 3 (27.27%) OSPF
4 3 (27.27%) VLAN
5 2 (18.18%) DMZ
5 2 (18.18%) HSRP
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (18.18%) Network Security
5 2 (18.18%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) VRRP
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless Security
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Deployment Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior NOC Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) CentOS
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Change Control
1 2 (18.18%) Change Management
1 2 (18.18%) Identity Management
1 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 2 (18.18%) Line Management
1 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (18.18%) Procure-to-Pay
1 2 (18.18%) Security Monitoring
1 2 (18.18%) Server Hardening
1 2 (18.18%) SIEM
1 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) C++
1 4 (36.36%) Java
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) CCNA
3 2 (18.18%) CCNP
3 2 (18.18%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
1 4 (36.36%) vCloud
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (36.36%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) Brocade
4 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 2 (18.18%) Dell
4 2 (18.18%) Ericsson
4 2 (18.18%) Foundry
4 2 (18.18%) Huawei
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 2 (18.18%) Splunk
4 2 (18.18%) ZyXEL
5 1 (9.09%) Extreme Networks
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago