The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 776 759 782
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +23
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 104 155 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.14% 0.098%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 0.79% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 81 133 72
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,100 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £73,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
IPv6
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17811 19680 19737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.24% 17.50% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14592 15842 16095
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in England

IPv6
Salary Trend in England

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

IPv6 Salary Trend in England

IPv6
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPv6 across the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

IPv6 Salary Histogram in England

IPv6
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
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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
London +19 57 £50,000 +5.26%
South East -26 25 £63,750 +41.66% 4
Yorkshire +12 7 £50,000 - 1
East of England +14 6 £50,000 +11.11% 1
South West -24 5 £70,000 +75.00%
North West - 3 - -
West Midlands - 1 £31,000 -
IPv6
UK

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 159 (64.90%) IPv4
2 145 (59.18%) Cisco
3 130 (53.06%) VPN
4 129 (52.65%) BGP
5 128 (52.24%) Firewall
6 113 (46.12%) Cisco Certification
7 111 (45.31%) Data Centre
8 108 (44.08%) OSPF
9 106 (43.27%) MPLS
10 98 (40.00%) LAN
11 97 (39.59%) Juniper
12 86 (35.10%) WAN
13 77 (31.43%) Linux
13 77 (31.43%) TCP/IP
14 68 (27.76%) VMware
15 66 (26.94%) CCNP
16 65 (26.53%) DNS
17 63 (25.71%) Windows
18 57 (23.27%) IPsec
18 57 (23.27%) VMware Infrastructure
19 49 (20.00%) CCNA
20 47 (19.18%) VLAN
21 46 (18.78%) Microsoft
22 42 (17.14%) Cisco ASA
23 41 (16.73%) Load Balancing
23 41 (16.73%) Network Security
23 41 (16.73%) ITIL
24 40 (16.33%) Telecoms
25 39 (15.92%) Windows Server 2003
26 38 (15.51%) EIGRP

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 29 (11.84%) Apache
2 21 (8.57%) nginx
2 21 (8.57%) Confluence
2 21 (8.57%) MediaWiki
3 8 (3.27%) Lync
4 6 (2.45%) IIS
5 4 (1.63%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.22%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.22%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 26 (10.61%) MS Visio
2 24 (9.80%) MS Office
3 22 (8.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.22%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 159 (64.90%) IPv4
2 130 (53.06%) VPN
3 129 (52.65%) BGP
4 128 (52.24%) Firewall
5 108 (44.08%) OSPF
6 106 (43.27%) MPLS
7 98 (40.00%) LAN
8 86 (35.10%) WAN
9 77 (31.43%) TCP/IP
10 65 (26.53%) DNS
11 57 (23.27%) IPsec
12 47 (19.18%) VLAN
13 42 (17.14%) Cisco ASA
14 41 (16.73%) Network Security
15 38 (15.51%) EIGRP
16 31 (12.65%) Internet
17 30 (12.24%) Ethernet
18 29 (11.84%) VoIP
19 25 (10.20%) VPLS
20 23 (9.39%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (12.24%) MySQL
2 24 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (7.76%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.63%) NonStop SQL
4 4 (1.63%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.41%) Cognos Impromptu
5 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.41%) Redis
5 1 (0.41%) Big Data
5 1 (0.41%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 25 (10.20%) Subversion
2 22 (8.98%) JIRA
3 21 (8.57%) Git (software)
3 21 (8.57%) Hudson
3 21 (8.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.41%) Trac
4 1 (0.41%) CANoe
4 1 (0.41%) Redmine
4 1 (0.41%) Rational DOORS
General
1 40 (16.33%) Telecoms
2 13 (5.31%) Finance
3 9 (3.67%) Banking
4 7 (2.86%) Marketing
5 6 (2.45%) Games
6 3 (1.22%) Japanese Language
7 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.41%) Electronics
8 1 (0.41%) Automotive
8 1 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 92 (37.55%) Network Engineer
2 27 (11.02%) Senior Network Engineer
3 25 (10.20%) Consultant
4 22 (8.98%) DevOps Engineer
5 20 (8.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 19 (7.76%) Systems Engineer
7 17 (6.94%) Support Engineer
8 15 (6.12%) Administrator
8 15 (6.12%) Network Consultant
9 13 (5.31%) Architect
10 12 (4.90%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (4.08%) Cisco Engineer
11 10 (4.08%) NOC Engineer
12 8 (3.27%) 2nd Line Support
12 8 (3.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (3.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 7 (2.86%) IP Engineer
13 7 (2.86%) Voice Engineer
13 7 (2.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 7 (2.86%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.90%) CSS
1 12 (4.90%) LAMP
2 3 (1.22%) Middleware
3 2 (0.82%) HTML
4 1 (0.41%) COM
4 1 (0.41%) RSS
4 1 (0.41%) CGI
4 1 (0.41%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.41%) HTML5
4 1 (0.41%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 111 (45.31%) Data Centre
2 21 (8.57%) Wiki
3 9 (3.67%) User Experience
4 8 (3.27%) PKI
5 7 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.22%) Clustering
8 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.82%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.82%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.41%) CCTV
9 1 (0.41%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.41%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.41%) iPhone
9 1 (0.41%) Telematics
9 1 (0.41%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 77 (31.43%) Linux
2 63 (25.71%) Windows
3 39 (15.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (12.65%) Debian
5 26 (10.61%) Ubuntu
5 26 (10.61%) CentOS
6 21 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (8.16%) UNIX
8 15 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (3.27%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (1.63%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.22%) Solaris
13 2 (0.82%) Android
14 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (16.73%) ITIL
1 41 (16.73%) Load Balancing
2 38 (15.51%) Capacity Planning
3 29 (11.84%) Network Design
4 25 (10.20%) DevOps
5 21 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (7.35%) Data Modelling
6 18 (7.35%) Project Management
6 18 (7.35%) Database Theory
6 18 (7.35%) Relational Database Theory
7 15 (6.12%) Network Management
7 15 (6.12%) Build Automation
7 15 (6.12%) Migration
8 13 (5.31%) Service Delivery
9 12 (4.90%) Validation
9 12 (4.90%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (4.08%) PRINCE2
11 9 (3.67%) Problem Management
12 8 (3.27%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 35 (14.29%) Perl
2 24 (9.80%) Bash Shell
3 23 (9.39%) Ruby
3 23 (9.39%) SQL
4 20 (8.16%) Java
5 18 (7.35%) PHP
6 11 (4.49%) Python
7 5 (2.04%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.82%) Embedded C
8 2 (0.82%) C
9 1 (0.41%) C#
9 1 (0.41%) C++
9 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.41%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.41%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 113 (46.12%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (26.94%) CCNP
3 49 (20.00%) CCNA
4 29 (11.84%) CCIE
5 22 (8.98%) Degree
6 20 (8.16%) Check Point Certification
7 15 (6.12%) CCIP
8 10 (4.08%) Security Cleared
9 8 (3.27%) SC Cleared
10 7 (2.86%) CCSP
10 7 (2.86%) CCSE
11 6 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (2.45%) JNCIS
12 5 (2.04%) JNCIA
12 5 (2.04%) OSCP
13 4 (1.63%) CCDE
13 4 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 2 (0.82%) DV Cleared
15 2 (0.82%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.90%) SLA
1 12 (4.90%) QA
2 6 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.22%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.82%) JTAG
System Software
1 57 (23.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (9.39%) XenServer
3 22 (8.98%) Postfix
3 22 (8.98%) iptables
4 21 (8.57%) Samba
5 13 (5.31%) VMware ESX
6 11 (4.49%) Hyper-V
7 9 (3.67%) NFS
8 7 (2.86%) Active Directory
9 3 (1.22%) Firmware
9 3 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (1.22%) vSphere
9 3 (1.22%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (1.22%) UAG
10 2 (0.82%) XenApp
11 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.41%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (0.41%) Corosync
11 1 (0.41%) GlusterFS
11 1 (0.41%) Snort
Systems Management
1 26 (10.61%) Puppet
2 25 (10.20%) ZABBIX
3 23 (9.39%) FortiGate
4 12 (4.90%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (4.90%) Salt
5 9 (3.67%) NetBackup
6 7 (2.86%) Nagios
7 5 (2.04%) vMotion
8 2 (0.82%) Ansible
8 2 (0.82%) Cacti
8 2 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.82%) CiscoWorks
9 1 (0.41%) OpenView
9 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.41%) Nmap
9 1 (0.41%) SCOM
9 1 (0.41%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.41%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 145 (59.18%) Cisco
2 97 (39.59%) Juniper
3 68 (27.76%) VMware
4 46 (18.78%) Microsoft
5 37 (15.10%) CheckPoint
6 35 (14.29%) Citrix
7 34 (13.88%) Red Hat
8 28 (11.43%) F5
9 20 (8.16%) Brocade
10 14 (5.71%) HP
11 8 (3.27%) NetApp
11 8 (3.27%) Symantec
12 7 (2.86%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 6 (2.45%) Fortinet
13 6 (2.45%) SonicWALL
14 5 (2.04%) BT
15 4 (1.63%) Websense
15 4 (1.63%) SolarWinds
16 3 (1.22%) Google
17 2 (0.82%) Barracuda Networks
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