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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 124 121 121
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.26% 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.08% 1.25% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 2
Average salary £67,500 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+107.69% -15.58%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -9.09%
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
240 320 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 12.36% 18.04% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 226 205 235
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £50,000
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 26 January 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 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) VPN
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Perl
2 5 (55.56%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Apache
2 5 (55.56%) LDAP
2 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
2 5 (55.56%) OSPF
2 5 (55.56%) BGP
2 5 (55.56%) EIGRP
2 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) IPsec
2 5 (55.56%) LAMP
2 5 (55.56%) Samba
2 5 (55.56%) Debian
2 5 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Subversion
2 5 (55.56%) Ruby
2 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 5 (55.56%) Apache
1 5 (55.56%) nginx
1 5 (55.56%) Confluence
1 5 (55.56%) MediaWiki
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) VPN
2 5 (55.56%) OSPF
2 5 (55.56%) BGP
2 5 (55.56%) EIGRP
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) IPsec
2 5 (55.56%) Network Security
2 5 (55.56%) LDAP
3 4 (44.44%) 4G
3 4 (44.44%) Internet
3 4 (44.44%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
1 5 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Subversion
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) Hudson
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (55.56%) Debian
1 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
1 5 (55.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
1 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (55.56%) Build Automation
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
1 5 (55.56%) Database Theory
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database Theory
1 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Network Architecture
2 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) Perl
1 5 (55.56%) PHP
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) Ruby
1 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Samba
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (55.56%) Postfix
1 5 (55.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) ZABBIX
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
1 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (55.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Citrix
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
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