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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank - 232 245
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 0 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.058% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.40% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 9
Average salary - £38,750 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.39%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
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
1081 1012 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.54% 14.69% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 898 859 897
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (50.00%) Varnish
2 1 (50.00%) CloudFront
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) CloudFront
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) IPv4
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Varnish
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
Allegro Networks Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago