The first table below looks at the demand for IPv6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 184 180 171
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 5 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% 1.14% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 4
Average salary £31,500 £35,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.26% -40.83%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +3.44%
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
583 701 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.25% 16.81% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 458 565 561
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IPv6
North West

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IPv6
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

IPv6 Salary Trend in Manchester

IPv6
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPv6 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

IPv6 Salary Histogram in Manchester

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (62.50%) Internet
1 5 (62.50%) EIGRP
1 5 (62.50%) Network Design
2 4 (50.00%) BGP
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 3 (37.50%) IPv4
3 3 (37.50%) VRRP
3 3 (37.50%) MPLS
3 3 (37.50%) OSPF
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
3 3 (37.50%) VPLS
3 3 (37.50%) Network Management
3 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Multicast
4 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) IPsec
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) BGP-4
4 2 (25.00%) BCP
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) CCIE
4 2 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (25.00%) CCDP

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) CloudFront
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
1 5 (62.50%) EIGRP
2 4 (50.00%) BGP
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) IPv4
3 3 (37.50%) VRRP
3 3 (37.50%) MPLS
3 3 (37.50%) OSPF
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) VPLS
4 2 (25.00%) Multicast
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) IPsec
4 2 (25.00%) BGP-4
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) IKE
4 2 (25.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Sales Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) AIX
2 1 (12.50%) Debian
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Network Design
2 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
2 3 (37.50%) Network Management
2 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) BCP
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) CCIE
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Juniper
1 3 (37.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft