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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 245 235 266
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +31
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 13 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.15% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.35% 1.01% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 2
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £35,000 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £42,500 £36,550
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £40,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
965 894 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.35% 14.57% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 785 707 954
Median salary £38,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £80,000
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
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 7 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -4 12 £34,250 -2.14% 2
Cheshire - 1 £40,000 -
IPv6
England

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 25 (86.21%) Firewall
2 22 (75.86%) DNS
2 22 (75.86%) Cisco
2 22 (75.86%) Juniper
2 22 (75.86%) Active Directory
3 21 (72.41%) SQL
4 19 (65.52%) Ericsson
4 19 (65.52%) Huawei
4 19 (65.52%) Brocade
4 19 (65.52%) ZyXEL
4 19 (65.52%) Foundry
5 18 (62.07%) Puppet
5 18 (62.07%) Network Management
5 18 (62.07%) RANCID
5 18 (62.07%) SCCM
5 18 (62.07%) PCI DSS
5 18 (62.07%) Git (software)
5 18 (62.07%) OpenNMS
5 18 (62.07%) Wi-Fi
5 18 (62.07%) TACACS
5 18 (62.07%) Internet
5 18 (62.07%) Nagios
5 18 (62.07%) Configuration Management
5 18 (62.07%) Perl
5 18 (62.07%) PHP
5 18 (62.07%) Python
5 18 (62.07%) Broadband
5 18 (62.07%) VoIP
5 18 (62.07%) Ethernet
6 16 (55.17%) VLAN

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 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 25 (86.21%) Firewall
2 22 (75.86%) DNS
3 18 (62.07%) Broadband
3 18 (62.07%) Ethernet
3 18 (62.07%) Internet
3 18 (62.07%) TACACS
3 18 (62.07%) VoIP
3 18 (62.07%) Wi-Fi
4 16 (55.17%) Asterisk PBX
4 16 (55.17%) VLAN
5 13 (44.83%) WAN
6 12 (41.38%) BGP
6 12 (41.38%) OSPF
7 11 (37.93%) VPN
8 9 (31.03%) HSRP
8 9 (31.03%) IPv4
8 9 (31.03%) VRRP
9 8 (27.59%) Junos
9 8 (27.59%) LLU
9 8 (27.59%) MRTG
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (48.28%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Designer
1 14 (48.28%) Network Designer
2 10 (34.48%) Lead Designer
3 9 (31.03%) Network Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Network Support
5 3 (10.34%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) NOC Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Security Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Support
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior NOC Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Server Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) iPad
3 2 (6.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
1 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
1 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Configuration Management
1 18 (62.07%) Network Management
2 16 (55.17%) Network Planning
3 8 (27.59%) Network Design
4 3 (10.34%) Identity Management
4 3 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (10.34%) Server Hardening
4 3 (10.34%) SIEM
4 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) SQL
2 18 (62.07%) Perl
2 18 (62.07%) PHP
2 18 (62.07%) Python
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) CCNP
1 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (62.07%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (75.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (62.07%) Nagios
1 18 (62.07%) OpenNMS
1 18 (62.07%) Puppet
1 18 (62.07%) RANCID
1 18 (62.07%) SCCM
2 8 (27.59%) Cacti
2 8 (27.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) Cisco
1 22 (75.86%) Juniper
2 19 (65.52%) Brocade
2 19 (65.52%) Ericsson
2 19 (65.52%) Foundry
2 19 (65.52%) Huawei
2 19 (65.52%) ZyXEL
3 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
3 3 (10.34%) Extreme Networks
3 3 (10.34%) Splunk
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
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