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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 275 316 309
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -7
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 16 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.078% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.21% 0.46% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 13
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- -18.36%
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
1320 1976 1803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.96% 17.06% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1125 1659 1583
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 September 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 September 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 18 (81.82%) Linux
2 17 (77.27%) BGP
3 16 (72.73%) Perl
4 15 (68.18%) PHP
5 13 (59.09%) IPv4
6 12 (54.55%) Firewall
7 10 (45.45%) Windows
8 9 (40.91%) UNIX
8 9 (40.91%) Python
8 9 (40.91%) VPN
8 9 (40.91%) Cisco
8 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (40.91%) MPLS
8 9 (40.91%) OSPF
9 8 (36.36%) Tcl
9 8 (36.36%) EIGRP
9 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
9 8 (36.36%) Validation
9 8 (36.36%) Broadband
9 8 (36.36%) LAN
9 8 (36.36%) SQL
9 8 (36.36%) Network Design
9 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
9 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
9 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
9 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
10 7 (31.82%) Database Theory
10 7 (31.82%) Relational Database Theory
10 7 (31.82%) iptables

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 7 (31.82%) nginx
1 7 (31.82%) Confluence
1 7 (31.82%) MediaWiki
1 7 (31.82%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) BGP
2 13 (59.09%) IPv4
3 12 (54.55%) Firewall
4 9 (40.91%) MPLS
4 9 (40.91%) OSPF
4 9 (40.91%) VPN
5 8 (36.36%) Broadband
5 8 (36.36%) LAN
5 8 (36.36%) EIGRP
6 7 (31.82%) Network Security
6 7 (31.82%) WAN
6 7 (31.82%) LDAP
6 7 (31.82%) IPsec
7 6 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (27.27%) IOS XR
8 3 (13.64%) DNS
9 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
10 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
10 1 (4.55%) HTTP
10 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MySQL
1 7 (31.82%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) InfluxDB
2 1 (4.55%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 7 (31.82%) Hudson
2 7 (31.82%) Subversion
2 7 (31.82%) JIRA
General
1 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Test Engineer
1 8 (36.36%) Test Development Engineer
1 8 (36.36%) Development Engineer
1 8 (36.36%) IP Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) DevOps Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) LAMP
2 1 (4.55%) HTML5
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) COM
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 7 (31.82%) Wiki
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Windows
3 9 (40.91%) UNIX
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (31.82%) Debian
4 7 (31.82%) Ubuntu
4 7 (31.82%) CentOS
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Validation
1 8 (36.36%) Network Design
1 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
2 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
2 7 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (31.82%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (31.82%) Build Automation
2 7 (31.82%) DevOps
2 7 (31.82%) Database Theory
2 7 (31.82%) Relational Database Theory
3 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
4 1 (4.55%) High Availability
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) Perl
2 15 (68.18%) PHP
3 9 (40.91%) Python
4 8 (36.36%) Tcl
4 8 (36.36%) SQL
5 7 (31.82%) Java
5 7 (31.82%) Ruby
5 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (31.82%) CCNP
2 6 (27.27%) CCIP
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Samba
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (31.82%) Postfix
1 7 (31.82%) XenServer
1 7 (31.82%) iptables
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
2 1 (4.55%) Docker
2 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) ZABBIX
1 7 (31.82%) Puppet
1 7 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (31.82%) Ansible
1 7 (31.82%) Salt
2 2 (9.09%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.55%) DRNet
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco
2 7 (31.82%) Citrix
2 7 (31.82%) Red Hat
2 7 (31.82%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Juniper
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint