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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 566 564 587
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +23
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 62 65 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.14% 0.095%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 0.83% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 58 61 32
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- -18.36%
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
7092 7860 7196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.87% 16.69% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6073 6483 6015
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +40 17 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Docklands, London - 2 £70,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £52,500 -
IPv6
England

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 92 (74.19%) IPv4
2 87 (70.16%) VPN
3 81 (65.32%) Data Centre
4 51 (41.13%) Cisco
4 51 (41.13%) Linux
4 51 (41.13%) Firewall
5 47 (37.90%) BGP
6 39 (31.45%) Windows
7 35 (28.23%) Juniper
7 35 (28.23%) MPLS
8 32 (25.81%) VMware
9 30 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (23.39%) OSPF
10 29 (23.39%) Red Hat
11 28 (22.58%) Microsoft
11 28 (22.58%) Perl
11 28 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 28 (22.58%) Capacity Planning
12 27 (21.77%) UNIX
13 26 (20.97%) WAN
13 26 (20.97%) Debian
14 25 (20.16%) LAN
14 25 (20.16%) Internet
15 24 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
16 23 (18.55%) TCP/IP
17 22 (17.74%) SQL
17 22 (17.74%) EIGRP
18 21 (16.94%) IPsec
18 21 (16.94%) PHP
18 21 (16.94%) Python

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 18 (14.52%) Apache
2 13 (10.48%) nginx
2 13 (10.48%) Confluence
2 13 (10.48%) MediaWiki
3 9 (7.26%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.42%) IIS
5 3 (2.42%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.61%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (10.48%) MS Office
2 10 (8.06%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.03%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.61%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 92 (74.19%) IPv4
2 87 (70.16%) VPN
3 51 (41.13%) Firewall
4 47 (37.90%) BGP
5 35 (28.23%) MPLS
6 29 (23.39%) OSPF
7 26 (20.97%) WAN
8 25 (20.16%) LAN
8 25 (20.16%) Internet
9 23 (18.55%) TCP/IP
10 22 (17.74%) EIGRP
11 21 (16.94%) IPsec
12 18 (14.52%) DNS
13 17 (13.71%) Network Security
13 17 (13.71%) NAS
14 15 (12.10%) Broadband
15 13 (10.48%) LDAP
15 13 (10.48%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (9.68%) iSCSI
16 12 (9.68%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.10%) MySQL
1 15 (12.10%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (10.48%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.23%) NonStop SQL
4 3 (2.42%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.61%) InfluxDB
6 1 (0.81%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (12.10%) Subversion
1 15 (12.10%) Git (software)
1 15 (12.10%) Jenkins
2 14 (11.29%) JIRA
3 13 (10.48%) Hudson
4 1 (0.81%) Redmine
4 1 (0.81%) Trac
General
1 15 (12.10%) Telecoms
1 15 (12.10%) Finance
2 8 (6.45%) Marketing
3 6 (4.84%) Banking
4 3 (2.42%) Japanese Language
4 3 (2.42%) Legal
5 2 (1.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (17.74%) Network Engineer
2 15 (12.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (12.10%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 13 (10.48%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (10.48%) IP Engineer
4 12 (9.68%) Architect
4 12 (9.68%) Administrator
5 11 (8.87%) Project Manager
6 9 (7.26%) Support Engineer
7 8 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (6.45%) Test Engineer
7 8 (6.45%) Coordinator
7 8 (6.45%) Development Engineer
7 8 (6.45%) Test Development Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.65%) Consultant
9 5 (4.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.03%) Deployment Engineer
9 5 (4.03%) Project Coordinator
9 5 (4.03%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.26%) LAMP
2 3 (2.42%) HTML
3 2 (1.61%) CSS
3 2 (1.61%) HTML5
4 1 (0.81%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.81%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.81%) CGI
4 1 (0.81%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 81 (65.32%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.48%) Wiki
3 7 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (2.42%) Clustering
6 3 (2.42%) PKI
7 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.61%) CMDB
7 2 (1.61%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.61%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.81%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 51 (41.13%) Linux
2 39 (31.45%) Windows
3 28 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (21.77%) UNIX
5 26 (20.97%) Debian
6 19 (15.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (12.90%) CentOS
8 13 (10.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (10.48%) Ubuntu
9 11 (8.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (7.26%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (2.42%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.42%) AIX
11 3 (2.42%) Solaris
12 2 (1.61%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.58%) Capacity Planning
2 19 (15.32%) Network Design
3 18 (14.52%) Project Management
4 16 (12.90%) Load Balancing
5 15 (12.10%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (12.10%) DevOps
6 13 (10.48%) Database Theory
6 13 (10.48%) Relational Database Theory
6 13 (10.48%) Data Modelling
6 13 (10.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (10.48%) Validation
7 11 (8.87%) ITIL
7 11 (8.87%) Time Management
8 10 (8.06%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (8.06%) Problem Management
9 9 (7.26%) PRINCE2
9 9 (7.26%) Build Automation
10 8 (6.45%) Test Automation
11 7 (5.65%) Customer Engagement
11 7 (5.65%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (22.58%) Perl
2 22 (17.74%) SQL
3 21 (16.94%) Python
3 21 (16.94%) PHP
4 15 (12.10%) Ruby
5 14 (11.29%) Bash Shell
5 14 (11.29%) Java
6 8 (6.45%) Tcl
7 3 (2.42%) C
8 2 (1.61%) C++
8 2 (1.61%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.81%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 24 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (16.94%) CCNP
3 12 (9.68%) CCNA
4 7 (5.65%) CCIP
5 4 (3.23%) CCIE
6 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.42%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.42%) CCSE
6 3 (2.42%) Degree
6 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.61%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (1.61%) OSCP
8 1 (0.81%) CCDE
8 1 (0.81%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.81%) JNCIE
8 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.81%) CCSA
8 1 (0.81%) CCDA
8 1 (0.81%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.29%) QA
2 2 (1.61%) SLA
2 2 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.81%) JTAG
System Software
1 30 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (11.29%) Postfix
2 14 (11.29%) iptables
2 14 (11.29%) XenServer
3 13 (10.48%) NFS
3 13 (10.48%) Samba
4 11 (8.87%) VMware ESX
5 4 (3.23%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.61%) Docker
7 1 (0.81%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.81%) XenApp
7 1 (0.81%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.81%) vSphere
7 1 (0.81%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 15 (12.10%) ZABBIX
1 15 (12.10%) Puppet
1 15 (12.10%) FortiGate
2 9 (7.26%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (7.26%) NetBackup
2 9 (7.26%) Salt
3 7 (5.65%) Ansible
4 4 (3.23%) DRNet
5 2 (1.61%) vMotion
5 2 (1.61%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.81%) Nagios
6 1 (0.81%) Cacti
6 1 (0.81%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 51 (41.13%) Cisco
2 35 (28.23%) Juniper
3 32 (25.81%) VMware
4 29 (23.39%) Red Hat
5 28 (22.58%) Microsoft
6 17 (13.71%) Citrix
7 12 (9.68%) NetApp
8 9 (7.26%) Symantec
9 6 (4.84%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 4 (3.23%) CheckPoint
10 4 (3.23%) HP
11 3 (2.42%) Oracle
11 3 (2.42%) F5
12 2 (1.61%) BT
12 2 (1.61%) Brocade
12 2 (1.61%) Fortinet
13 1 (0.81%) TOWER Software
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
South East London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£70,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 19 days ago