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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 321 312 309
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 10 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.084% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 0.80% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 14
Average salary £72,500 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £60,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £74,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £49,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.36% +22.50%
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
1988 1881 2174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.68% 15.53% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1676 1666 1944
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 20 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 20 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 15 (75.00%) MPLS
2 14 (70.00%) VoIP
2 14 (70.00%) Firewall
3 13 (65.00%) WAN
3 13 (65.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (65.00%) OSPF
3 13 (65.00%) BGP
3 13 (65.00%) Multicast
4 12 (60.00%) Finance
5 9 (45.00%) Cisco
5 9 (45.00%) WAAS
5 9 (45.00%) Network Architecture
6 7 (35.00%) Electronic Trading
6 7 (35.00%) Banking
7 6 (30.00%) Network Design
7 6 (30.00%) Fixed Income
7 6 (30.00%) Linux
7 6 (30.00%) Derivative
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
9 4 (20.00%) ATM
9 4 (20.00%) LAN
9 4 (20.00%) EIGRP
9 4 (20.00%) Juniper
9 4 (20.00%) VPN
9 4 (20.00%) DNS
9 4 (20.00%) HP
9 4 (20.00%) HTTP
9 4 (20.00%) RIP
9 4 (20.00%) NonStop SQL

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) MPLS
2 14 (70.00%) VoIP
2 14 (70.00%) Firewall
3 13 (65.00%) Multicast
3 13 (65.00%) WAN
3 13 (65.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (65.00%) OSPF
3 13 (65.00%) BGP
4 9 (45.00%) WAAS
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 4 (20.00%) ATM
6 4 (20.00%) LAN
6 4 (20.00%) VPN
6 4 (20.00%) DNS
6 4 (20.00%) HTTP
6 4 (20.00%) RIP
7 2 (10.00%) Internet
7 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
7 2 (10.00%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
3 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Network Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IP Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Network Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Real Time Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Fixed Income
1 6 (30.00%) Derivative
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.00%) Streaming Video
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Physics
3 1 (5.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Debian
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Network Architecture
2 7 (35.00%) Electronic Trading
3 6 (30.00%) Network Design
4 3 (15.00%) Integration Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) Python
1 1 (5.00%) Tcl
1 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CCIE
2 1 (5.00%) CCIP
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) CCDA
2 1 (5.00%) CCDP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CWNA
2 1 (5.00%) CWSP
2 1 (5.00%) CCVP
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) HP
2 4 (20.00%) Juniper
3 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.00%) Mitel
4 2 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
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