The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank - 99 -
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.29% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
IPv6
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
229 233 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.89% 22.40% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 199 212 199
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

IPv6
Salary Trend in Kent

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

IPv6 Salary Trend in Kent

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCDA
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) RSVP
1 1 (100.00%) VRRP
1 1 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) RSVP
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) VRRP
1 1 (100.00%) VXLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCDA
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto