The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 73 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.43% 0.65% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.00% 5.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.58%
IPv6
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
100 79 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 14.22% 12.89% 25.11%
Number of salaries quoted 87 65 106
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPv6 across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

IPv6
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPv6 across the Dorset region.

IPv6 Salary Trend in Dorset

IPv6
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wareham -3 2 £42,500 -
Bournemouth - 1 £38,000 -
IPv6
South West

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (50.00%) SCADA
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) IPv4

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) IPv4
2 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (25.00%) 4G
3 1 (25.00%) Multicast
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) 3G
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) VRRP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) ADSL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (50.00%) SCADA
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (25.00%) UAG
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) Websense