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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 127 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.21% 0.20% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 1.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £70,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
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
326 305 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.30% 15.50% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 289 196 149
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPv6 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

IPv6 Salary Histogram in Bristol

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) Apache
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (70.00%) Confluence
2 7 (70.00%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (70.00%) Puppet
2 7 (70.00%) Hudson
2 7 (70.00%) MediaWiki
2 7 (70.00%) Ubuntu
2 7 (70.00%) JIRA
2 7 (70.00%) Wiki
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (70.00%) Network Security
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) CentOS
2 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (70.00%) ZABBIX
2 7 (70.00%) Postfix
2 7 (70.00%) XenServer
2 7 (70.00%) nginx
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 7 (70.00%) Database Theory
2 7 (70.00%) Relational Database Theory
2 7 (70.00%) iptables
2 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (70.00%) LDAP

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Apache
2 7 (70.00%) Confluence
2 7 (70.00%) MediaWiki
2 7 (70.00%) nginx
3 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) Network Security
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) LDAP
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) OSPF
2 7 (70.00%) BGP
2 7 (70.00%) EIGRP
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) IPsec
3 3 (30.00%) IPv4
3 3 (30.00%) Internet
3 3 (30.00%) VoIP
3 3 (30.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
2 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (70.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Hudson
1 7 (70.00%) JIRA
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (70.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) Junior
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) LAMP
2 3 (30.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Wiki
1 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Ubuntu
1 7 (70.00%) CentOS
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (70.00%) Debian
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps
1 7 (70.00%) Database Theory
1 7 (70.00%) Relational Database Theory
1 7 (70.00%) Data Modelling
1 7 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (50.00%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Perl
2 7 (70.00%) PHP
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Ruby
3 3 (30.00%) Python
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (70.00%) Postfix
1 7 (70.00%) XenServer
1 7 (70.00%) iptables
1 7 (70.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Puppet
1 7 (70.00%) ZABBIX
2 5 (50.00%) Salt
2 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Citrix
1 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Google