Period
to 20 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for IPv4 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IPv4 over the 6 months to 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 490 527 518
Rank change year-on-year +37 -9 +6
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 26 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.100% 0.071% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% 0.44% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 27
South East median annual salary £39,250 £40,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.68% -22.38% +31.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £21,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £57,950 £54,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +2.78%

IPv4 is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 4,200 4,796 5,368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.15% 16.18% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3,223 3,775 4,313
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -2.30%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,650 £65,000
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% -

IPv4
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing IPv4 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for IPv4 in the South East

IPv4
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for IPv4 in the South East

IPv4
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IPv4 in the South East over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

Salary histogram for IPv4 in the South East

IPv4
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv4 within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +18 19 £38,500 -6.10% 1
Thames Valley +30 6 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Berkshire +19 6 £45,000 +80.00% 2
Surrey +11 1 - -
IPv4
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, IT jobs citing IPv4 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for IPv4.

1 24 (92.31%) IPv6
2 21 (80.77%) Cisco
2 21 (80.77%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (73.08%) OSPF
3 19 (73.08%) BGP
3 19 (73.08%) CCNP
4 18 (69.23%) Juniper
4 18 (69.23%) Telecoms
5 17 (65.38%) JNCIS
5 17 (65.38%) Incident Management
6 13 (50.00%) Ethernet
7 11 (42.31%) CCNA
7 11 (42.31%) IPsec
7 11 (42.31%) Firewall
8 10 (38.46%) Internet
8 10 (38.46%) MPLS
8 10 (38.46%) VRRP
8 10 (38.46%) DNS
8 10 (38.46%) Windows
8 10 (38.46%) JNCIP
8 10 (38.46%) Network Security
8 10 (38.46%) HSRP
9 9 (34.62%) GLBP
9 9 (34.62%) Performance Monitoring
9 9 (34.62%) Proactive Management
9 9 (34.62%) Statistical Analysis
9 9 (34.62%) Problem Management
9 9 (34.62%) JNCIE
9 9 (34.62%) Linux
9 9 (34.62%) ATM

IPv4
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (92.31%) IPv6
2 19 (73.08%) BGP
2 19 (73.08%) OSPF
3 13 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 11 (42.31%) Firewall
4 11 (42.31%) IPsec
5 10 (38.46%) DNS
5 10 (38.46%) HSRP
5 10 (38.46%) Internet
5 10 (38.46%) MPLS
5 10 (38.46%) Network Security
5 10 (38.46%) VRRP
6 9 (34.62%) ATM
6 9 (34.62%) DSL
6 9 (34.62%) GLBP
6 9 (34.62%) ISDN
6 9 (34.62%) LAN
7 8 (30.77%) EIGRP
7 8 (30.77%) RIP
8 4 (15.38%) 5G
General
1 18 (69.23%) Telecoms
2 4 (15.38%) Electronics
2 4 (15.38%) Public Sector
3 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 3 (11.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) NOC Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Network Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Network Security Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Security Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Blue Coat Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Juniper Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Splunk Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Trainer
5 3 (11.54%) Trainer
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Graduate
7 1 (3.85%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Network Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
1 8 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Linux
3 8 (30.77%) Unix
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Incident Management
2 9 (34.62%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (34.62%) Proactive Management
2 9 (34.62%) Problem Management
2 9 (34.62%) Statistical Analysis
3 8 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 8 (30.77%) Information Security
4 4 (15.38%) Security Operations
5 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.69%) Network Management
6 2 (7.69%) Server Management
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (3.85%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) C
2 3 (11.54%) C++
3 2 (7.69%) Go
3 2 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (80.77%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (73.08%) CCNP
3 17 (65.38%) JNCIS
4 11 (42.31%) CCNA
5 10 (38.46%) JNCIP
6 9 (34.62%) JNCIE
7 8 (30.77%) CCMSE
7 8 (30.77%) CCSA
7 8 (30.77%) CCSE
7 8 (30.77%) CISSP
8 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
8 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
9 2 (7.69%) Degree
9 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
9 2 (7.69%) MCSE
9 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (3.85%) CCDP
10 1 (3.85%) CCIE
10 1 (3.85%) CCSP
10 1 (3.85%) Check Point Certification
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Cisco
2 18 (69.23%) Juniper
3 9 (34.62%) CheckPoint
4 8 (30.77%) Blue Coat
4 8 (30.77%) Palo Alto
4 8 (30.77%) Symantec
5 7 (26.92%) ServiceNow
6 5 (19.23%) Splunk
7 3 (11.54%) SAP
8 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 2 (7.69%) VMware
9 1 (3.85%) Ericsson
9 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
9 1 (3.85%) Google
9 1 (3.85%) Huawei
9 1 (3.85%) WatchGuard