The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 123 - 133
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.066% - 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.41% - 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £25,500 - £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -7.34%
IPv6
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
241 277 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.81% 18.13% 12.58%
Number of salaries quoted 208 220 197
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

IPv6
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

IPv6 Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (100.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (80.00%) Network Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) Change Control
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) CentOS
3 3 (60.00%) Corosync
3 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (60.00%) Postfix
3 3 (60.00%) Solaris
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) Apache
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) LAMP
3 3 (60.00%) Debian
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (60.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) IPv4
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Debian
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Change Control
1 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (80.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (60.00%) Python
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Corosync
1 3 (60.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Sophos