The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Wales / South Wales
Rank - 95 89
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.092% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.46% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Median salary - £65,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.16%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
127 219 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.25% 20.17% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 110 192 207
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £22,500 £30,851
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing IPv6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

IPv6
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

IPv6 Salary Trend in South Wales