The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 160 - 152
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.064% - 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.52% - 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £51,250 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
IPv6
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
386 366 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.41% 11.24% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 254 242 330
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IPv6
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

IPv6 Salary Trend in Scotland

IPv6
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 1 £45,000 -
IPv6
UK

IPv6
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) WiMAX
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) 802.11
2 1 (50.00%) SONET
2 1 (50.00%) DWDM
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) RTP
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) WiMAX
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) 802.11
2 1 (50.00%) SONET
2 1 (50.00%) DWDM
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) RTP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco