The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 158 154
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4  
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.082% 0.11% 0.098%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.81% 0.92% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +50.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £39,200 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 247 326 389
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 10.13% 11.47% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 162 180 256
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

IPv4
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

IPv4
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for IPv4 in Scotland

IPv4
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IPv4 in Scotland over the 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for IPv4 in Scotland

IPv4
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv4 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Glasgow +18 1 £40,000 -33.33%
Edinburgh - 1 £55,000 -
IPv4
UK

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for IPv4.

1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) CCDA
2 2 (66.67%) CCDP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) Multicast
2 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

IPv4
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) Multicast
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Voice Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Voice Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCDA
1 2 (66.67%) CCDP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware