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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 135 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 5 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.26% 0.37% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.40% 2.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Average salary £70,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -12.82%
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
358 285 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.52% 14.98% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 315 213 169
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 7 July 2015.

IPv6 Salary Histogram in Bristol

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (90.00%) MySQL
1 9 (90.00%) Apache
1 9 (90.00%) WAN
1 9 (90.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (60.00%) DevOps
3 6 (60.00%) Database Theory
3 6 (60.00%) Relational Database Theory
3 6 (60.00%) iptables
3 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (60.00%) OSPF
3 6 (60.00%) BGP
3 6 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) Perl
3 6 (60.00%) PHP
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) LDAP
3 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (60.00%) LAN
3 6 (60.00%) Confluence
3 6 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (60.00%) Puppet
3 6 (60.00%) Hudson
3 6 (60.00%) MediaWiki

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 9 (90.00%) Apache
2 6 (60.00%) nginx
2 6 (60.00%) Confluence
2 6 (60.00%) MediaWiki
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 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
3 6 (60.00%) Network Security
3 6 (60.00%) LDAP
3 6 (60.00%) LAN
3 6 (60.00%) OSPF
3 6 (60.00%) BGP
3 6 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) IPsec
4 4 (40.00%) Internet
5 3 (30.00%) IPv4
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 3 (30.00%) HTTP
6 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) MySQL
2 6 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (60.00%) Hudson
1 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Junior
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) LAMP
2 3 (30.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (60.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (60.00%) Debian
2 6 (60.00%) Ubuntu
2 6 (60.00%) CentOS
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps
1 6 (60.00%) Database Theory
1 6 (60.00%) Relational Database Theory
2 4 (40.00%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (60.00%) Ruby
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Perl
2 6 (60.00%) PHP
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Samba
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (60.00%) Postfix
1 6 (60.00%) XenServer
1 6 (60.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) ZABBIX
1 6 (60.00%) Puppet
2 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (40.00%) Salt
3 2 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Citrix
1 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco