The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 223 237 251
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 1 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.018% 0.15% 0.044%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.87% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.57%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +2.77%
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
871 1036 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.94% 16.96% 15.05%
Number of salaries quoted 732 796 804
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing IPv6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing IPv6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for IPv6.

1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) IPv4
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) DMZ
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless Security
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) Server Hardening
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Debian

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DMZ
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (66.67%) IPv4
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless Security
2 1 (33.33%) Broadband
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Debian
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Server Hardening
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) VMware