The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
London / City of London
Rank 225 257 308
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +51
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 8 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.029% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 0.19% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 8
Median salary £45,000 £58,750 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.40% +21.13%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
868 1026 1971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.28% 15.05% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 814 914 1661
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing IPv6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IPv6
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

IPv6 Salary Trend in the City of London

IPv6
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPv6 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

IPv6 Salary Histogram in the City of London

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing IPv6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for IPv6.

1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
1 14 (87.50%) BGP
2 13 (81.25%) MPLS
3 12 (75.00%) Firewall
4 11 (68.75%) Network Design
5 10 (62.50%) VMware
5 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (56.25%) IPv4
6 9 (56.25%) DNS
6 9 (56.25%) ITIL
7 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (50.00%) Wireless
7 8 (50.00%) 802.1X
8 7 (43.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (43.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (43.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
8 7 (43.75%) Clustering
8 7 (43.75%) BIG-IP
8 7 (43.75%) FCoE
8 7 (43.75%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (43.75%) F5
8 7 (43.75%) Network Security
8 7 (43.75%) DHCP
8 7 (43.75%) Juniper
9 6 (37.50%) Linux
10 4 (25.00%) Python
10 4 (25.00%) Broadband
10 4 (25.00%) SNMP
10 4 (25.00%) Change Management

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (12.50%) Mimecast
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) BGP
2 13 (81.25%) MPLS
3 12 (75.00%) Firewall
4 9 (56.25%) DNS
4 9 (56.25%) IPv4
5 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (50.00%) Wireless
6 7 (43.75%) BIG-IP
6 7 (43.75%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (43.75%) DHCP
6 7 (43.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 7 (43.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (43.75%) FCoE
6 7 (43.75%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (43.75%) Network Security
7 4 (25.00%) Broadband
7 4 (25.00%) L2TP
7 4 (25.00%) SNMP
7 4 (25.00%) TACACS
7 4 (25.00%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Broadband Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) IP Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Network Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Network Support
3 3 (18.75%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Clustering
1 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) PKI
2 2 (12.50%) Private Cloud
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Network Design
2 9 (56.25%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCNP
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CCA
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) F5
3 7 (43.75%) Juniper
4 4 (25.00%) Huawei
4 4 (25.00%) Nokia
5 3 (18.75%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) 3PAR
6 2 (12.50%) Brocade
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL