The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 200 216 212
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 28 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.019% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.71% 0.12% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 26 1 11
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.26% +30.00%
Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1035 843 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.90% 16.07% 19.29%
Number of salaries quoted 870 702 907
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IPv6
England

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPv6 across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

IPv6 Salary Histogram 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 29 July 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
Gloucestershire - 13 £37,500 -
Bristol +5 7 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Wiltshire - 4 £53,750 -
Somerset - 3 £37,500 -
Dorset - 1 £55,000 -
IPv6
England

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 33 (80.49%) IPv4
2 31 (75.61%) Linux
3 28 (68.29%) Bash Shell
4 27 (65.85%) Python
5 17 (41.46%) Ruby
5 17 (41.46%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (39.02%) WAN
6 16 (39.02%) C++
6 16 (39.02%) Security Cleared
7 15 (36.59%) Internet
8 14 (34.15%) STL
8 14 (34.15%) Multithreading
8 14 (34.15%) Scrum
8 14 (34.15%) SC Cleared
9 13 (31.71%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (29.27%) GCC
10 12 (29.27%) GDB
10 12 (29.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 12 (29.27%) TDD
10 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
11 11 (26.83%) MySQL
11 11 (26.83%) LAN
11 11 (26.83%) Apache
12 10 (24.39%) Windows
12 10 (24.39%) Open Source
13 9 (21.95%) Google Apps
13 9 (21.95%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (21.95%) Firewall
13 9 (21.95%) Google
13 9 (21.95%) Tomcat

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 11 (26.83%) Apache
2 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.44%) nginx
4 1 (2.44%) Confluence
4 1 (2.44%) MediaWiki
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.95%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (21.95%) Google Apps
2 4 (9.76%) Office 365
3 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (80.49%) IPv4
2 16 (39.02%) WAN
3 15 (36.59%) Internet
4 11 (26.83%) LAN
5 9 (21.95%) VoIP
5 9 (21.95%) HTTP
5 9 (21.95%) Firewall
6 8 (19.51%) IPsec
6 8 (19.51%) VPN
6 8 (19.51%) MPLS
7 6 (14.63%) 4G
8 5 (12.20%) VLAN
8 5 (12.20%) Network Security
8 5 (12.20%) OSPF
8 5 (12.20%) BGP
9 3 (7.32%) SNMP
9 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
9 3 (7.32%) Ethernet
9 3 (7.32%) H.323
9 3 (7.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) GCC
1 12 (29.27%) GDB
2 3 (7.32%) Subversion
2 3 (7.32%) JIRA
3 2 (4.88%) CppUnit
3 2 (4.88%) Valgrind
4 1 (2.44%) Hudson
4 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.32%) Electronics
2 3 (7.32%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Games
4 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Developer
1 12 (29.27%) C++ Developer
2 11 (26.83%) Administrator
2 11 (26.83%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (19.51%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (19.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Lead Designer
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Designer
5 2 (4.88%) Development Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Development Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.44%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) STL
2 12 (29.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 9 (21.95%) Middleware
4 2 (4.88%) Web Services
4 2 (4.88%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Open Source
2 8 (19.51%) Xbox
3 4 (9.76%) Cryptography
4 3 (7.32%) PKI
4 3 (7.32%) DTV
4 3 (7.32%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (4.88%) Internet of Things
5 2 (4.88%) Device Driver
5 2 (4.88%) SCADA
6 1 (2.44%) Wiki
6 1 (2.44%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 31 (75.61%) Linux
2 10 (24.39%) Windows
3 7 (17.07%) UNIX
4 3 (7.32%) Debian
4 3 (7.32%) CentOS
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.88%) SUSE
5 2 (4.88%) Fedora
5 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (34.15%) Multithreading
2 14 (34.15%) Scrum
3 13 (31.71%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (29.27%) TDD
5 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
5 4 (9.76%) Project Management
5 4 (9.76%) Network Architecture
6 3 (7.32%) Network Management
6 3 (7.32%) DevOps
6 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (7.32%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.88%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.88%) UML
7 2 (4.88%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) Bash Shell
2 27 (65.85%) Python
3 17 (41.46%) Ruby
4 16 (39.02%) C++
5 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
6 6 (14.63%) Perl
7 4 (9.76%) C
7 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.88%) Assembly Language
8 2 (4.88%) C#
8 2 (4.88%) PHP
8 2 (4.88%) SQL
9 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) Security Cleared
2 14 (34.15%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) JNCIS
3 3 (7.32%) CCNP
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) Xen
2 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) Postfix
3 1 (2.44%) XenServer
3 1 (2.44%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.44%) UAG
3 1 (2.44%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) WSUS
1 2 (4.88%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Google
2 8 (19.51%) Facebook
3 6 (14.63%) Cisco
4 5 (12.20%) Citrix
4 5 (12.20%) VMware
5 4 (9.76%) Juniper
6 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.32%) SAP
6 3 (7.32%) Tandberg
7 2 (4.88%) McAfee
7 2 (4.88%) CA
8 1 (2.44%) Websense
8 1 (2.44%) Apple