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 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 96 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.097% - 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.46% - 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £49,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.36% +22.50%
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
219 237 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.35% 21.35% 21.72%
Number of salaries quoted 183 211 162
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) tcpdump
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade