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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 582 589 567
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 49 63 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.71% 0.80% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 42 62 35
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £31,500 £37,309
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -23.07%
IPv6
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6897 7881 7584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.61% 16.37% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5852 6551 6227
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in London

IPv6
Salary Trend in London

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

IPv6 Salary Trend in London

IPv6
Salary Histogram in London

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

IPv6 Salary Histogram in London

IPv6
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the London region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
(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
City of London +35 12 £50,000 -33.33% 1
Hounslow - 1 £52,500 -
Paddington - 1 - -
IPv6
England

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 85 (77.27%) IPv4
2 72 (65.45%) Data Centre
3 70 (63.64%) VPN
4 53 (48.18%) Firewall
5 47 (42.73%) Linux
6 43 (39.09%) Cisco
7 41 (37.27%) BGP
8 40 (36.36%) Windows
9 36 (32.73%) Juniper
10 32 (29.09%) VMware
11 30 (27.27%) MPLS
12 29 (26.36%) VMware Infrastructure
13 26 (23.64%) Capacity Planning
13 26 (23.64%) Red Hat
14 25 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
15 24 (21.82%) Debian
16 23 (20.91%) OSPF
16 23 (20.91%) TCP/IP
16 23 (20.91%) LAN
17 22 (20.00%) Perl
17 22 (20.00%) WAN
17 22 (20.00%) Internet
18 20 (18.18%) IPsec
18 20 (18.18%) DNS
19 19 (17.27%) SQL
19 19 (17.27%) EIGRP
20 18 (16.36%) UNIX
20 18 (16.36%) Microsoft
20 18 (16.36%) Citrix
21 17 (15.45%) PHP

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 17 (15.45%) Apache
2 12 (10.91%) nginx
2 12 (10.91%) Confluence
2 12 (10.91%) MediaWiki
3 6 (5.45%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.73%) IIS
5 2 (1.82%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (8.18%) MS Visio
2 6 (5.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (77.27%) IPv4
2 70 (63.64%) VPN
3 53 (48.18%) Firewall
4 41 (37.27%) BGP
5 30 (27.27%) MPLS
6 23 (20.91%) OSPF
6 23 (20.91%) TCP/IP
6 23 (20.91%) LAN
7 22 (20.00%) WAN
7 22 (20.00%) Internet
8 20 (18.18%) DNS
8 20 (18.18%) IPsec
9 19 (17.27%) EIGRP
10 15 (13.64%) NAS
11 14 (12.73%) Network Security
12 12 (10.91%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (10.91%) Ethernet
12 12 (10.91%) Broadband
12 12 (10.91%) LDAP
13 11 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.64%) MySQL
2 14 (12.73%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (10.91%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.64%) NonStop SQL
5 2 (1.82%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.91%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (13.64%) Subversion
2 13 (11.82%) JIRA
3 12 (10.91%) Git (software)
3 12 (10.91%) Hudson
3 12 (10.91%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.91%) Trac
4 1 (0.91%) Redmine
General
1 14 (12.73%) Telecoms
2 13 (11.82%) Finance
3 6 (5.45%) Banking
3 6 (5.45%) Marketing
4 3 (2.73%) Japanese Language
4 3 (2.73%) Games
5 1 (0.91%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (20.91%) Network Engineer
2 15 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (13.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 12 (10.91%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 11 (10.00%) Administrator
5 10 (9.09%) IP Engineer
6 9 (8.18%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (8.18%) Architect
7 7 (6.36%) Consultant
7 7 (6.36%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (6.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.55%) Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Development Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) IP Network Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.27%) LAMP
2 1 (0.91%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.91%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.91%) HTML
2 1 (0.91%) COM
2 1 (0.91%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 72 (65.45%) Data Centre
2 12 (10.91%) Wiki
3 4 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (2.73%) User Experience
4 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.82%) Clustering
5 2 (1.82%) PKI
5 2 (1.82%) CMDB
5 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.91%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.91%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 47 (42.73%) Linux
2 40 (36.36%) Windows
3 25 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (21.82%) Debian
5 18 (16.36%) UNIX
6 17 (15.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (14.55%) CentOS
8 12 (10.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (10.91%) Ubuntu
9 9 (8.18%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (2.73%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.82%) AIX
11 2 (1.82%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.91%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.91%) Solaris
12 1 (0.91%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.64%) Capacity Planning
2 17 (15.45%) Project Management
3 15 (13.64%) DevOps
4 13 (11.82%) Network Design
4 13 (11.82%) Load Balancing
5 12 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (10.91%) Data Modelling
5 12 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (10.91%) Database Theory
5 12 (10.91%) Relational Database Theory
6 10 (9.09%) ITIL
6 10 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 9 (8.18%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (7.27%) Problem Management
8 8 (7.27%) Validation
8 8 (7.27%) Build Automation
9 7 (6.36%) Time Management
9 7 (6.36%) PRINCE2
9 7 (6.36%) PRINCE
10 5 (4.55%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.00%) Perl
2 19 (17.27%) SQL
3 17 (15.45%) PHP
4 15 (13.64%) Python
4 15 (13.64%) Ruby
5 13 (11.82%) Bash Shell
5 13 (11.82%) Java
6 5 (4.55%) Tcl
7 3 (2.73%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.73%) C
8 2 (1.82%) C++
9 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.91%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 16 (14.55%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (11.82%) CCNP
3 11 (10.00%) CCNA
4 4 (3.64%) CCIP
5 3 (2.73%) CCIE
5 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.73%) Degree
6 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.82%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.82%) OSCP
6 2 (1.82%) CCSE
6 2 (1.82%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.91%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.82%) QA
2 6 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.73%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.82%) SLA
5 1 (0.91%) JTAG
System Software
1 29 (26.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (11.82%) Postfix
2 13 (11.82%) XenServer
2 13 (11.82%) iptables
3 12 (10.91%) NFS
3 12 (10.91%) Samba
4 11 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.73%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (2.73%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.82%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.91%) XenApp
7 1 (0.91%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.91%) vSphere
7 1 (0.91%) Corosync
7 1 (0.91%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 15 (13.64%) ZABBIX
1 15 (13.64%) Puppet
2 14 (12.73%) FortiGate
3 10 (9.09%) NetBackup
4 8 (7.27%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (7.27%) Salt
5 5 (4.55%) Ansible
6 4 (3.64%) DRNet
7 2 (1.82%) vMotion
8 1 (0.91%) Pacemaker
8 1 (0.91%) Nagios
8 1 (0.91%) Cacti
Vendors
1 43 (39.09%) Cisco
2 36 (32.73%) Juniper
3 32 (29.09%) VMware
4 26 (23.64%) Red Hat
5 18 (16.36%) Microsoft
5 18 (16.36%) Citrix
6 11 (10.00%) NetApp
7 9 (8.18%) Symantec
8 5 (4.55%) F5
8 5 (4.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 4 (3.64%) HP
10 3 (2.73%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.82%) BT
11 2 (1.82%) Brocade
11 2 (1.82%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.82%) Oracle
12 1 (0.91%) Veritas
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Options
Posted: 4 days ago