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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 96 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 2 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.17% 0.99% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% 4.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £51,250 £59,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.13% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
IPv6
Wales

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
250 281 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 21.31% 23.17% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 221 226 171
Average salary £41,500 £38,400 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.07% -7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,550 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPv6 across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

IPv6
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPv6 across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

IPv6 Salary Histogram in South Wales

IPv6
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
Torfaen 0 1 £65,000 +10.16%
Cardiff -4 1 £37,500 -34.78%
IPv6
Wales

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
2 9 (90.00%) OSPF
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) Load Balancing
2 9 (90.00%) F5
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (90.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (80.00%) IPv4
4 7 (70.00%) LAN
4 7 (70.00%) WAN
4 7 (70.00%) FTP
4 7 (70.00%) VPN
4 7 (70.00%) DNS
4 7 (70.00%) IPsec
4 7 (70.00%) Juniper
4 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (70.00%) Internet
4 7 (70.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
4 7 (70.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) BIG-IP
6 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (20.00%) Product Management
6 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
6 2 (20.00%) ISO22301

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) OSPF
3 8 (80.00%) IPv4
4 7 (70.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (70.00%) DNS
4 7 (70.00%) FTP
4 7 (70.00%) Internet
4 7 (70.00%) IPsec
4 7 (70.00%) LAN
4 7 (70.00%) VPN
4 7 (70.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) BIG-IP
5 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (10.00%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (70.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Product Management
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (10.00%) Low Latency
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCIE
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (20.00%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) F5
3 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (70.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) IBM