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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank - 62 -
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.83% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -9.09%
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
88 77 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 11.64% 12.75% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 78 61 95
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Device Driver
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) SCADA
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
2 2 (66.67%) tcpdump
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) IPv4
2 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
2 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Cyber Security
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) tcpdump
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) Multicast
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) 3G
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) ADSL
3 1 (33.33%) GSM
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Device Driver
1 2 (66.67%) SCADA
1 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Cyber Security
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification