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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 304 311 279
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -32
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 7 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.076% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% 0.49% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 23
Average salary £48,500 £56,250 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.77% +0.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £45,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -19.04%
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
1954 1631 2255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 18.89% 15.51% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1642 1383 2025
Average salary £53,000 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) BGP
3 8 (66.67%) MPLS
4 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (58.33%) Multicast
5 6 (50.00%) Linux
5 6 (50.00%) OSPF
6 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
6 5 (41.67%) WAN
6 5 (41.67%) Juniper
6 5 (41.67%) IPv4
7 4 (33.33%) CCNP
7 4 (33.33%) Citrix
7 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 4 (33.33%) VoIP
7 4 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (33.33%) WAAS
8 3 (25.00%) Junos
8 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
8 3 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
8 3 (25.00%) F5
8 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (25.00%) Degree
8 3 (25.00%) Project Management
8 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (25.00%) DSL
8 3 (25.00%) ISO 9001

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) MediaWiki
1 1 (8.33%) nginx
1 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) BGP
3 8 (66.67%) MPLS
4 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (58.33%) Multicast
5 6 (50.00%) OSPF
6 5 (41.67%) WAN
6 5 (41.67%) IPv4
7 4 (33.33%) VoIP
7 4 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (33.33%) WAAS
8 3 (25.00%) Junos
8 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
8 3 (25.00%) DSL
8 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
8 3 (25.00%) ADSL
9 2 (16.67%) Broadband
9 2 (16.67%) Internet
9 2 (16.67%) IPsec
10 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) Hudson
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (8.33%) Debian
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
1 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) Build Automation
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Database Theory
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database Theory
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCNP
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (25.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Samba
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) Postfix
1 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Salt
1 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Juniper
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago