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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 572 612 541
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -71
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 35 41 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.082% 0.090% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.46% 0.57% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 44
Average salary £48,500 £55,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.81% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £28,350 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £64,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,000 £48,100
% change year-on-year
-2.38% -12.68%
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
7536 7177 8245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.60% 15.67% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6282 5868 6789
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +11 6 £48,500 -12.21% 1
Docklands, London - 3 £26,000 -
IPv6
England

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 45 (75.00%) IPv4
2 36 (60.00%) Firewall
3 29 (48.33%) Linux
4 26 (43.33%) VPN
4 26 (43.33%) BGP
5 23 (38.33%) OSPF
6 20 (33.33%) MySQL
6 20 (33.33%) Windows
6 20 (33.33%) Subversion
6 20 (33.33%) CentOS
6 20 (33.33%) ZABBIX
6 20 (33.33%) Puppet
6 20 (33.33%) DevOps
7 19 (31.67%) Cisco
7 19 (31.67%) MPLS
7 19 (31.67%) IPsec
8 18 (30.00%) SQL
8 18 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (30.00%) Ruby
9 15 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 13 (21.67%) WAN
10 13 (21.67%) Mac OS X
10 13 (21.67%) Shell Script
10 13 (21.67%) Configuration Management
10 13 (21.67%) Games
10 13 (21.67%) QA
10 13 (21.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (20.00%) CCNP
11 12 (20.00%) VMware
12 11 (18.33%) Capacity Planning

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 8 (13.33%) Apache
2 7 (11.67%) nginx
2 7 (11.67%) Confluence
2 7 (11.67%) MediaWiki
3 3 (5.00%) IIS
4 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 45 (75.00%) IPv4
2 36 (60.00%) Firewall
3 26 (43.33%) BGP
3 26 (43.33%) VPN
4 23 (38.33%) OSPF
5 19 (31.67%) MPLS
5 19 (31.67%) IPsec
6 15 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 13 (21.67%) WAN
8 10 (16.67%) LAN
8 10 (16.67%) EIGRP
9 9 (15.00%) DNS
9 9 (15.00%) Network Security
9 9 (15.00%) HSRP
10 8 (13.33%) Internet
10 8 (13.33%) LDAP
11 7 (11.67%) VRRP
12 6 (10.00%) Multicast
12 6 (10.00%) Ethernet
12 6 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.33%) MySQL
2 7 (11.67%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (33.33%) Subversion
2 7 (11.67%) JIRA
2 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.67%) Hudson
2 7 (11.67%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (21.67%) Games
2 10 (16.67%) Finance
3 8 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (26.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 16 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 15 (25.00%) Administrator
4 14 (23.33%) Systems Engineer
5 13 (21.67%) Systems Administrator
5 13 (21.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 13 (21.67%) Linux Administrator
5 13 (21.67%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (8.33%) Architect
7 5 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Team Leader
10 2 (3.33%) Network Manager
10 2 (3.33%) Network Team Leader
10 2 (3.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) LAMP
2 2 (3.33%) XML
3 1 (1.67%) COM
3 1 (1.67%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Wiki
2 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.00%) User Experience
3 2 (3.33%) Clustering
4 1 (1.67%) Derivative
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (48.33%) Linux
2 20 (33.33%) Windows
2 20 (33.33%) CentOS
3 13 (21.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (21.67%) Mac OS X
4 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (13.33%) Debian
5 7 (11.67%) Ubuntu
6 3 (5.00%) UNIX
7 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) DevOps
2 13 (21.67%) Configuration Management
3 11 (18.33%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (16.67%) Project Management
5 8 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 7 (11.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (11.67%) Load Balancing
6 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (11.67%) Build Automation
7 6 (10.00%) Network Management
8 5 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 5 (8.33%) Database Theory
8 5 (8.33%) Relational Database Theory
9 4 (6.67%) ITIL
9 4 (6.67%) Migration
9 4 (6.67%) Network Design
9 4 (6.67%) Incident Management
9 4 (6.67%) Project Planning
10 3 (5.00%) Information Security
10 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.00%) SQL
1 18 (30.00%) Ruby
2 13 (21.67%) Shell Script
3 7 (11.67%) Java
4 6 (10.00%) Perl
5 5 (8.33%) PHP
5 5 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (20.00%) CCNP
3 6 (10.00%) CCNA
4 5 (8.33%) Degree
4 5 (8.33%) CCIE
5 3 (5.00%) CCSA
6 2 (3.33%) JNCIP
6 2 (3.33%) JNCIE
6 2 (3.33%) CISSP
6 2 (3.33%) PMP
6 2 (3.33%) PMI Certification
6 2 (3.33%) CISA
6 2 (3.33%) CISM
7 1 (1.67%) CCIP
7 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.67%) QA
2 5 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.67%) Samba
2 7 (11.67%) Postfix
2 7 (11.67%) XenServer
2 7 (11.67%) iptables
3 3 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.67%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 20 (33.33%) ZABBIX
1 20 (33.33%) Puppet
2 5 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (8.33%) Salt
3 4 (6.67%) Ansible
4 1 (1.67%) Nagios
4 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (31.67%) Cisco
2 12 (20.00%) VMware
3 10 (16.67%) Citrix
4 9 (15.00%) Juniper
4 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 8 (13.33%) F5
6 4 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.67%) Sony
7 1 (1.67%) Veritas
7 1 (1.67%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.67%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.67%) Riverbed
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £23000 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Gate Hampton Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits, bonus and incentives
Posted: 3 days ago