The first table below looks at the demand for IPv6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 252 248 241
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 5 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.069% 0.11% 0.084%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.47% 0.59% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 6
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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1068 1365 1006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.72% 18.18% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 822 1081 890
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IPv6
England

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IPv6
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IPv6 Salary Trend in the North West

IPv6
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

IPv6 Salary Histogram in the North West

IPv6
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -4 5 £31,500 -11.26%
IPv6
England

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
2 6 (54.55%) IPv4
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Internet
3 5 (45.45%) EIGRP
3 5 (45.45%) Network Design
4 4 (36.36%) BGP
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) IIS
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) LDAP
5 3 (27.27%) Apache
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Solaris
5 3 (27.27%) VRRP
5 3 (27.27%) Websense
5 3 (27.27%) ISA Server
5 3 (27.27%) MPLS
5 3 (27.27%) OSPF
5 3 (27.27%) Juniper
5 3 (27.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
5 3 (27.27%) Squid
5 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
5 3 (27.27%) VPLS

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 1 (9.09%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) CloudFront
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
2 6 (54.55%) IPv4
3 5 (45.45%) Internet
3 5 (45.45%) EIGRP
4 4 (36.36%) BGP
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) LDAP
5 3 (27.27%) VRRP
5 3 (27.27%) MPLS
5 3 (27.27%) OSPF
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) VPLS
6 2 (18.18%) Multicast
6 2 (18.18%) Wireless
6 2 (18.18%) IPsec
6 2 (18.18%) BGP-4
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 2 (18.18%) WAN
6 2 (18.18%) DHCP
6 2 (18.18%) IKE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Sales Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Web Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Network Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) LAMP
1 1 (9.09%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Solaris
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Debian
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Network Design
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
3 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 3 (27.27%) Network Management
3 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Network Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) BCP
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Time Management
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCIE
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) CCDP
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) ISA Server
2 3 (27.27%) Squid
2 3 (27.27%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (27.27%) UAG
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Websense
1 3 (27.27%) Juniper
1 3 (27.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
1 3 (27.27%) M86 Security
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat