The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 126 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.20% 0.11% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 0.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
IPv6
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
324 347 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.04% 19.01% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 291 304 304
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,827
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £25,000 £31,748
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPv6 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IPv6
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPv6 across the Birmingham region.

IPv6 Salary Trend in Birmingham

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing IPv6 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IPv6.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) POP3
2 2 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) IKE
2 2 (50.00%) IPX
2 2 (50.00%) IPX/SPX
2 2 (50.00%) PPP
2 2 (50.00%) RIP
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) CCIE
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) CCDA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) IGRP
2 2 (50.00%) TACACS
2 2 (50.00%) H.323
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing IPv6 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IPv6. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) HSRP
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) IGRP
2 2 (50.00%) TACACS
2 2 (50.00%) H.323
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) POP3
2 2 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) IKE
2 2 (50.00%) IPX
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCIE
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCDA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint