Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 321 300 305
Rank change year-on-year -21 +5 +15
Permanent jobs citing IPv4 8 37 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.079% 0.33% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 2.05% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 36 26
West Midlands median annual salary £46,106 £38,750 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.98% +6.90% +3.57%
10th Percentile £21,250 £32,000 £30,750
90th Percentile £70,606 £50,625 £45,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -11.11%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1581 1804 1735
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.66% 15.95% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1284 1399 1536
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,825 £22,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,175 £58,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IPv4
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing IPv4 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for IPv4 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for IPv4 in the West Midlands

IPv4
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IPv4 in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IPv4 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Shropshire -10 4 £69,713 +64.03%
Solihull - 3 £22,500 -
IPv4
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for IPv4.

1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) WAP
2 5 (62.50%) DHCP
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 5 (62.50%) SSL
2 5 (62.50%) IPv6
2 5 (62.50%) CCIE
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) OSPF
2 5 (62.50%) BGP
2 5 (62.50%) ICMP
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) TOGAF
2 5 (62.50%) Network Design
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
2 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
2 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (62.50%) PKI
2 5 (62.50%) SaaS
2 5 (62.50%) PaaS
2 5 (62.50%) Network Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Project Governance
2 5 (62.50%) Office 365
2 5 (62.50%) IaaS

IPv4
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (62.50%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) IaaS
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
1 5 (62.50%) PaaS
1 5 (62.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) BGP
2 5 (62.50%) DHCP
2 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) ICMP
2 5 (62.50%) IPv6
2 5 (62.50%) Multicast
2 5 (62.50%) OSPF
2 5 (62.50%) SSL
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) MPLS
3 3 (37.50%) VLAN
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Cloud Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (37.50%) IT Architect
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) JSON
1 5 (62.50%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (62.50%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
1 5 (62.50%) Network Architecture
1 5 (62.50%) Network Design
1 5 (62.50%) Project Governance
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
1 5 (62.50%) Software Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCIE
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) BT
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Openreach
1 3 (37.50%) Virgin Media