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 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 295 333 308
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -25
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 5 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.049% 0.095% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.61% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 13
Average salary £50,000 £77,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.48% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,250 £41,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -12.82%
IPv6
London

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
1437 1977 2086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.99% 15.70% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1238 1676 1860
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPv6 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015.

IPv6 Salary Histogram in the City of London

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) IPv4
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) BGP
3 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco
4 7 (53.85%) Juniper
5 6 (46.15%) Citrix
5 6 (46.15%) Linux
5 6 (46.15%) WAN
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (38.46%) OSPF
6 5 (38.46%) VPN
7 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
7 4 (30.77%) Perl
7 4 (30.77%) LAN
7 4 (30.77%) MPLS
7 4 (30.77%) DSL
7 4 (30.77%) EIGRP
7 4 (30.77%) Multicast
8 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
8 3 (23.08%) DevOps
8 3 (23.08%) Salt
8 3 (23.08%) CentOS
8 3 (23.08%) XenServer
8 3 (23.08%) nginx
8 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (23.08%) Degree
8 3 (23.08%) JIRA
8 3 (23.08%) Wiki

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) nginx
1 3 (23.08%) Confluence
1 3 (23.08%) MediaWiki
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) IPv4
3 8 (61.54%) BGP
4 6 (46.15%) WAN
5 5 (38.46%) VPN
5 5 (38.46%) OSPF
6 4 (30.77%) LAN
6 4 (30.77%) Multicast
6 4 (30.77%) MPLS
6 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
6 4 (30.77%) DSL
6 4 (30.77%) EIGRP
7 3 (23.08%) IPsec
7 3 (23.08%) LDAP
7 3 (23.08%) ADSL
7 3 (23.08%) DNS
7 3 (23.08%) Junos
7 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
7 3 (23.08%) Network Security
7 3 (23.08%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
1 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) Hudson
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) LAMP
2 1 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Debian
4 3 (23.08%) Ubuntu
4 3 (23.08%) CentOS
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
1 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
1 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (23.08%) Build Automation
1 3 (23.08%) DevOps
1 3 (23.08%) Database Theory
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database Theory
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 3 (23.08%) PHP
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Ruby
2 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 3 (23.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO 9001
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Samba
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (23.08%) Postfix
1 3 (23.08%) XenServer
1 3 (23.08%) iptables
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) ZABBIX
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (23.08%) Salt
2 2 (15.38%) Ansible
2 2 (15.38%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
1 7 (53.85%) Juniper
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) F5
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
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