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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 584 595 570
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -25
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 34 36 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.076% 0.079% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% 0.49% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 50
Average salary £47,500 £62,500 £53,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +17.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £37,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £72,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
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
7510 7350 9084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.75% 16.18% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6240 6269 7624
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014. 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 +10 5 £75,000 +17.64%
IPv6
England

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 69 (69.00%) Cisco
2 63 (63.00%) MPLS
2 63 (63.00%) Firewall
3 58 (58.00%) BGP
4 46 (46.00%) Juniper
5 44 (44.00%) IPv4
6 42 (42.00%) OSPF
7 38 (38.00%) WAN
8 35 (35.00%) TCP/IP
9 31 (31.00%) Windows
10 30 (30.00%) UNIX
10 30 (30.00%) Multicast
11 28 (28.00%) DNS
11 28 (28.00%) Finance
12 25 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
12 25 (25.00%) Linux
13 24 (24.00%) VoIP
13 24 (24.00%) Cisco IOS
14 21 (21.00%) F5
14 21 (21.00%) Citrix
15 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
16 18 (18.00%) HP
16 18 (18.00%) CheckPoint
16 18 (18.00%) WAAS
17 17 (17.00%) Network Architecture
17 17 (17.00%) CCNP
17 17 (17.00%) Ethernet
18 14 (14.00%) Junos
18 14 (14.00%) ITIL
18 14 (14.00%) CCNA

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 5 (5.00%) IIS
2 2 (2.00%) Lync
3 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.00%) SAS
3 1 (1.00%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Office 365
1 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (63.00%) MPLS
1 63 (63.00%) Firewall
2 58 (58.00%) BGP
3 44 (44.00%) IPv4
4 42 (42.00%) OSPF
5 38 (38.00%) WAN
6 35 (35.00%) TCP/IP
7 30 (30.00%) Multicast
8 28 (28.00%) DNS
9 24 (24.00%) VoIP
9 24 (24.00%) Cisco IOS
10 18 (18.00%) WAAS
11 17 (17.00%) Ethernet
12 14 (14.00%) Junos
13 12 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (11.00%) Internet
14 11 (11.00%) DSL
14 11 (11.00%) VPLS
15 10 (10.00%) VPN
15 10 (10.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.00%) NonStop SQL
2 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.00%) MySQL
3 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.00%) JIRA
2 3 (3.00%) Gerrit
2 3 (3.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (28.00%) Finance
2 13 (13.00%) Banking
3 11 (11.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.00%) Publishing
5 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (55.00%) Network Engineer
2 15 (15.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (12.00%) Operations Engineer
4 7 (7.00%) Architect
4 7 (7.00%) Network Architect
5 6 (6.00%) Senior Network Architect
5 6 (6.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (6.00%) Senior Architect
6 5 (5.00%) Network Analyst
6 5 (5.00%) Analyst
6 5 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
6 5 (5.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 5 (5.00%) Network Operations Analyst
7 4 (4.00%) Real Time Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) Cisco IPT Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) Senior Cisco IPT Engineer
8 3 (3.00%) Administrator
8 3 (3.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.00%) XMPP
2 1 (1.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.00%) Derivative
3 6 (6.00%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.00%) iDTV
4 3 (3.00%) BBC
4 3 (3.00%) Device Driver
4 3 (3.00%) Video Editing
5 2 (2.00%) User Experience
6 1 (1.00%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.00%) PKI
6 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.00%) Physics
6 1 (1.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.00%) Windows
2 30 (30.00%) UNIX
3 25 (25.00%) Linux
4 6 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.00%) CentOS
6 4 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.00%) Debian
6 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.00%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.00%) Solaris
9 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.00%) Network Architecture
2 14 (14.00%) ITIL
3 12 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 10 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
5 9 (9.00%) Project Management
6 7 (7.00%) Network Design
7 5 (5.00%) Business Continuity
8 4 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.00%) Capacity Management
9 3 (3.00%) Change Management
9 3 (3.00%) Project Planning
9 3 (3.00%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.00%) Network Management
10 2 (2.00%) Integration Acceptance Testing
10 2 (2.00%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.00%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (2.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.00%) Perl
2 9 (9.00%) Python
2 9 (9.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (4.00%) C
4 3 (3.00%) Ruby
5 1 (1.00%) SQL
5 1 (1.00%) Tcl
5 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 25 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (17.00%) CCNP
3 14 (14.00%) CCNA
4 9 (9.00%) Degree
5 6 (6.00%) HND
6 5 (5.00%) CCIP
6 5 (5.00%) CCVP
6 5 (5.00%) JNCIA
7 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (4.00%) CCDP
7 4 (4.00%) CCIE
8 3 (3.00%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.00%) MCP
10 1 (1.00%) MCSE
10 1 (1.00%) MCSA
10 1 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.00%) CCEA
10 1 (1.00%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (12.00%) PCI DSS
1 12 (12.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (10.00%) vSphere
2 4 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.00%) pfSense
4 1 (1.00%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.00%) UAG
4 1 (1.00%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (1.00%) XenServer
4 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (4.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.00%) Cacti
4 1 (1.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.00%) Nagios
4 1 (1.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.00%) OpenNMS
4 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 69 (69.00%) Cisco
2 46 (46.00%) Juniper
3 21 (21.00%) F5
3 21 (21.00%) Citrix
4 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (18.00%) HP
5 18 (18.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (5.00%) Dell
6 5 (5.00%) Riverbed
6 5 (5.00%) Brocade
7 4 (4.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 3 (3.00%) VMware
8 3 (3.00%) Zoho
8 3 (3.00%) Google
9 2 (2.00%) Mitel
9 2 (2.00%) Spiceworks
9 2 (2.00%) 3Com
9 2 (2.00%) EMC
10 1 (1.00%) Oracle