The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 77 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.14% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.78% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £49,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.36% +22.50%
IPv6
South Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
129 109 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.84% 19.06% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 112 94 89
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

IPv6
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

IPv6 Salary Trend in Sheffield

IPv6
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Junos
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Junos
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper