The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 323 314 313
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 13 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 0.69% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 12
Average salary £75,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £60,000 £39,150
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +30.00%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2016 1872 2097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.42% 15.71% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1705 1678 1887
Average salary £50,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.80% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £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
London

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 1 August 2014.

IPv6 Salary Histogram in the City of London

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 19 (79.17%) MPLS
2 18 (75.00%) VoIP
2 18 (75.00%) Firewall
3 17 (70.83%) WAN
3 17 (70.83%) TCP/IP
3 17 (70.83%) OSPF
3 17 (70.83%) BGP
3 17 (70.83%) Multicast
4 13 (54.17%) Cisco
5 12 (50.00%) Finance
6 10 (41.67%) Network Design
7 9 (37.50%) WAAS
7 9 (37.50%) Network Architecture
8 8 (33.33%) Linux
8 8 (33.33%) ATM
8 8 (33.33%) LAN
8 8 (33.33%) EIGRP
8 8 (33.33%) VPN
8 8 (33.33%) DNS
8 8 (33.33%) HTTP
8 8 (33.33%) RIP
9 7 (29.17%) Banking
9 7 (29.17%) Electronic Trading
10 6 (25.00%) Derivative
10 6 (25.00%) Fixed Income
10 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 6 (25.00%) Juniper
11 5 (20.83%) Integration Acceptance Testing
11 5 (20.83%) Degree
11 5 (20.83%) Cisco IOS

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 2 (8.33%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) MPLS
2 18 (75.00%) VoIP
2 18 (75.00%) Firewall
3 17 (70.83%) WAN
3 17 (70.83%) TCP/IP
3 17 (70.83%) OSPF
3 17 (70.83%) BGP
3 17 (70.83%) Multicast
4 9 (37.50%) WAAS
5 8 (33.33%) ATM
5 8 (33.33%) LAN
5 8 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 8 (33.33%) VPN
5 8 (33.33%) DNS
5 8 (33.33%) HTTP
5 8 (33.33%) RIP
6 5 (20.83%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (16.67%) IP Telephony
8 2 (8.33%) VPLS
8 2 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Banking
3 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Architect
3 6 (25.00%) Network Architect
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Network Architect
3 6 (25.00%) Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Designer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Designer
4 4 (16.67%) IP Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Network Designer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Network Designer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior IP Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Derivative
1 6 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Streaming Video
3 1 (4.17%) Tandem
3 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.17%) Physics
3 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) Debian
3 1 (4.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Network Design
2 9 (37.50%) Network Architecture
3 7 (29.17%) Electronic Trading
4 5 (20.83%) Integration Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) CRM
6 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.17%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Python
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) Tcl
1 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) CCIE
2 1 (4.17%) CCIP
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) CCDA
2 1 (4.17%) CCDP
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) CCVP
2 1 (4.17%) CWNA
2 1 (4.17%) CWSP
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco
2 6 (25.00%) Juniper
3 4 (16.67%) HP
4 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.33%) Mitel
5 2 (8.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
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