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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 583 569 545
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -24
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 27 43 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.064% 0.099% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 0.63% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 22 35 48
Average salary £48,000 £55,500 £56,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% -2.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £29,300 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -19.04%
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
7352 6867 8497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.52% 15.79% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6137 5556 7106
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
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 3 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 3 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 +9 7 £48,500 -13.77% 2
Docklands, London - 3 £26,000 -
IPv6
England

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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 39 (67.24%) IPv4
1 39 (67.24%) Firewall
2 35 (60.34%) BGP
3 31 (53.45%) MPLS
3 31 (53.45%) Cisco
4 29 (50.00%) OSPF
5 26 (44.83%) Linux
6 19 (32.76%) TCP/IP
6 19 (32.76%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (29.31%) VPN
7 17 (29.31%) WAN
8 16 (27.59%) Windows
8 16 (27.59%) IPsec
9 15 (25.86%) Subversion
9 15 (25.86%) MySQL
9 15 (25.86%) Juniper
9 15 (25.86%) CentOS
9 15 (25.86%) ZABBIX
9 15 (25.86%) Puppet
9 15 (25.86%) DevOps
10 13 (22.41%) CCNP
10 13 (22.41%) SQL
10 13 (22.41%) Ruby
11 11 (18.97%) Games
11 11 (18.97%) LAN
11 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
11 11 (18.97%) Mac OS X
11 11 (18.97%) Shell Script
11 11 (18.97%) Configuration Management
11 11 (18.97%) EIGRP

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 5 (8.62%) Apache
2 4 (6.90%) nginx
2 4 (6.90%) Confluence
2 4 (6.90%) MediaWiki
3 3 (5.17%) IIS
4 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 39 (67.24%) IPv4
1 39 (67.24%) Firewall
2 35 (60.34%) BGP
3 31 (53.45%) MPLS
4 29 (50.00%) OSPF
5 19 (32.76%) TCP/IP
6 17 (29.31%) VPN
6 17 (29.31%) WAN
7 16 (27.59%) IPsec
8 11 (18.97%) EIGRP
8 11 (18.97%) LAN
9 10 (17.24%) DNS
10 9 (15.52%) Multicast
11 8 (13.79%) VPLS
11 8 (13.79%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (13.79%) HSRP
11 8 (13.79%) Internet
12 7 (12.07%) VRRP
12 7 (12.07%) Junos
13 6 (10.34%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.86%) MySQL
2 4 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (25.86%) Subversion
2 4 (6.90%) JIRA
2 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.90%) Hudson
2 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (18.97%) Games
2 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.34%) Finance
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (46.55%) Network Engineer
2 13 (22.41%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (18.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 11 (18.97%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (18.97%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (18.97%) Administrator
3 11 (18.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 11 (18.97%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (18.97%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Cisco IPT Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Cisco IPT Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.90%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) XMPP
2 2 (3.45%) XML
2 2 (3.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Wiki
2 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.17%) User Experience
3 2 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.83%) Linux
2 16 (27.59%) Windows
3 15 (25.86%) CentOS
4 11 (18.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (18.97%) Mac OS X
5 5 (8.62%) Debian
6 4 (6.90%) Ubuntu
6 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.90%) UNIX
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) DevOps
2 11 (18.97%) Configuration Management
3 10 (17.24%) Project Management
4 9 (15.52%) Service Delivery
5 8 (13.79%) Load Balancing
5 8 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (10.34%) Network Management
6 6 (10.34%) Network Design
7 5 (8.62%) ITIL
8 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
8 4 (6.90%) Project Planning
8 4 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (6.90%) Migration
8 4 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.90%) Build Automation
9 3 (5.17%) Electronic Trading
9 3 (5.17%) Information Security
10 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
10 2 (3.45%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.45%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) SQL
1 13 (22.41%) Ruby
2 11 (18.97%) Shell Script
3 6 (10.34%) Python
4 5 (8.62%) Perl
5 4 (6.90%) Java
6 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (32.76%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (22.41%) CCNP
3 7 (12.07%) CCNA
3 7 (12.07%) Degree
4 6 (10.34%) CCIE
5 4 (6.90%) CCVP
6 3 (5.17%) CCSA
6 3 (5.17%) VCP4
7 2 (3.45%) JNCIP
7 2 (3.45%) JNCIE
7 2 (3.45%) CISSP
7 2 (3.45%) PMP
7 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
7 2 (3.45%) CISA
7 2 (3.45%) CISM
8 1 (1.72%) HND
8 1 (1.72%) CCDP
8 1 (1.72%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.97%) QA
2 6 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (8.62%) ISO 9001
4 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.90%) Samba
2 4 (6.90%) Postfix
2 4 (6.90%) XenServer
3 3 (5.17%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.72%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 15 (25.86%) ZABBIX
1 15 (25.86%) Puppet
2 4 (6.90%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (6.90%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (6.90%) Ansible
3 2 (3.45%) Salt
3 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.72%) Nagios
4 1 (1.72%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (53.45%) Cisco
2 15 (25.86%) Juniper
3 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
4 10 (17.24%) F5
5 9 (15.52%) Citrix
6 8 (13.79%) VMware
7 7 (12.07%) CheckPoint
8 5 (8.62%) Red Hat
8 5 (8.62%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.72%) Sony
9 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.72%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.72%) Veritas
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago