The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 122 118 102
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.27% 0.063% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.87% 0.38% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
IPv6
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
267 260 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.50% 16.49% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 225 190 217
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

IPv6
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

IPv6 Salary Trend in Bristol

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 10 (83.33%) Internet
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 7 (58.33%) Apache
3 7 (58.33%) Python
3 7 (58.33%) MySQL
3 7 (58.33%) WAN
3 7 (58.33%) IPv4
4 6 (50.00%) HTTP
4 6 (50.00%) Middleware
4 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (50.00%) VoIP
4 6 (50.00%) Google
4 6 (50.00%) Open Source
4 6 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (50.00%) Google Apps
4 6 (50.00%) Xbox
4 6 (50.00%) Facebook
5 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) LAN
6 4 (33.33%) Project Management
6 4 (33.33%) MPLS
6 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (33.33%) 4G
6 4 (33.33%) Network Architecture
7 2 (16.67%) Ruby
7 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (16.67%) Firewall
7 2 (16.67%) VMware

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (58.33%) Apache
2 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) nginx
3 1 (8.33%) Confluence
3 1 (8.33%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (50.00%) Google Apps
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Internet
2 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 7 (58.33%) IPv4
3 6 (50.00%) VoIP
3 6 (50.00%) HTTP
4 5 (41.67%) LAN
5 4 (33.33%) MPLS
5 4 (33.33%) 4G
6 2 (16.67%) Firewall
7 1 (8.33%) IPsec
7 1 (8.33%) VLAN
7 1 (8.33%) Network Security
7 1 (8.33%) OSPF
7 1 (8.33%) BGP
7 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
7 1 (8.33%) LDAP
7 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Hudson
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (50.00%) Administrator
1 6 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Open Source
1 6 (50.00%) Xbox
2 1 (8.33%) DTV
2 1 (8.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Debian
3 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
1 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 4 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (8.33%) DevOps
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 7 (58.33%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) Java
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) Postfix
2 1 (8.33%) XenServer
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Samba
2 1 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Google
1 6 (50.00%) Facebook
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft