The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 225 239 228
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 27 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.48% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.48% 0.83% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 9
Average salary £40,000 £65,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
IPv6
England

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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1090 964 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.18% 16.45% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 921 832 711
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IPv6
Salary Trend in the South West

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

IPv6 Salary Trend in the South West

IPv6
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the South West region over the 3 months to 13 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
Dorset - 26 £40,000 - 1
Bristol -10 1 £40,000 -38.46%
IPv6
England

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 27 (96.43%) Linux
1 27 (96.43%) IPv4
1 27 (96.43%) OSPF
2 26 (92.86%) EIGRP
2 26 (92.86%) VLAN
2 26 (92.86%) SNMP
2 26 (92.86%) MySQL
2 26 (92.86%) MPLS
3 25 (89.29%) Perl
3 25 (89.29%) PHP
3 25 (89.29%) Telecoms
4 24 (85.71%) LAMP
4 24 (85.71%) Apache
5 19 (67.86%) LAN
5 19 (67.86%) WAN
5 19 (67.86%) BGP
6 18 (64.29%) L2TP
7 17 (60.71%) VMware
7 17 (60.71%) Presales
8 7 (25.00%) VoIP
9 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
9 2 (7.14%) VPN
9 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
10 1 (3.57%) Cisco
10 1 (3.57%) CCNP
10 1 (3.57%) CCNA
10 1 (3.57%) SQL
10 1 (3.57%) Windows
10 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 24 (85.71%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (96.43%) IPv4
1 27 (96.43%) OSPF
2 26 (92.86%) EIGRP
2 26 (92.86%) MPLS
2 26 (92.86%) SNMP
2 26 (92.86%) VLAN
3 19 (67.86%) BGP
3 19 (67.86%) LAN
3 19 (67.86%) WAN
4 18 (64.29%) L2TP
5 7 (25.00%) VoIP
6 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.14%) VPN
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (92.86%) MySQL
General
1 25 (89.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Administrator
1 24 (85.71%) Systems Administrator
2 23 (82.14%) Linux Administrator
2 23 (82.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 16 (57.14%) Telecoms Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Presales
2 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) Perl
1 25 (89.29%) PHP
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) CCNA
2 1 (3.57%) CCNP
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) VMware
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco
2 1 (3.57%) F5
Poole, Dorset
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