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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 230 212 224
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 8 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.16% 0.035%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.85% 0.97% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 2
Average salary £67,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.75% +3.89%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -9.09%
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
946 925 1179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.96% 16.86% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 821 700 996
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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
Bristol +4 6 £67,500 +107.69% 3
Gloucestershire - 1 £70,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £57,500 -
IPv6
England

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 15 (71.43%) LAN
2 13 (61.90%) Firewall
2 13 (61.90%) Network Security
3 12 (57.14%) IPsec
3 12 (57.14%) VPN
3 12 (57.14%) Linux
4 11 (52.38%) WAN
4 11 (52.38%) OSPF
4 11 (52.38%) BGP
5 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 9 (42.86%) Bash Shell
6 9 (42.86%) Ruby
6 9 (42.86%) Windows
7 8 (38.10%) MPLS
7 8 (38.10%) IPv4
8 7 (33.33%) LDAP
8 7 (33.33%) Apache
8 7 (33.33%) MySQL
8 7 (33.33%) EIGRP
8 7 (33.33%) Citrix
8 7 (33.33%) Red Hat
8 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (33.33%) Ubuntu
8 7 (33.33%) JIRA
8 7 (33.33%) Subversion
8 7 (33.33%) Samba
8 7 (33.33%) Debian
8 7 (33.33%) PostgreSQL

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 7 (33.33%) Apache
1 7 (33.33%) nginx
1 7 (33.33%) Confluence
1 7 (33.33%) MediaWiki
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) LAN
2 13 (61.90%) Firewall
2 13 (61.90%) Network Security
3 12 (57.14%) IPsec
3 12 (57.14%) VPN
4 11 (52.38%) OSPF
4 11 (52.38%) BGP
4 11 (52.38%) WAN
5 8 (38.10%) IPv4
5 8 (38.10%) MPLS
6 7 (33.33%) EIGRP
6 7 (33.33%) LDAP
7 5 (23.81%) Internet
7 5 (23.81%) 4G
8 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
9 2 (9.52%) SNMP
9 2 (9.52%) VoIP
9 2 (9.52%) ATM
9 2 (9.52%) SSL
9 2 (9.52%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) MySQL
1 7 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Subversion
1 7 (33.33%) JIRA
1 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (33.33%) Hudson
1 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (14.29%) GCC
2 3 (14.29%) GDB
General
1 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Designer
1 6 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Network Support
4 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Security Designer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Designer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) LAMP
2 3 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (14.29%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Wiki
2 3 (14.29%) Cryptography
3 2 (9.52%) SCADA
3 2 (9.52%) Device Driver
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Windows
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (33.33%) Debian
3 7 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 7 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 7 (33.33%) DevOps
3 6 (28.57%) Database Theory
3 6 (28.57%) Relational Database Theory
3 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 5 (23.81%) Multithreading
4 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
5 4 (19.05%) Project Management
5 4 (19.05%) Network Architecture
6 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 3 (14.29%) Scrum
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) TDD
7 2 (9.52%) UML
7 2 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (9.52%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Ruby
1 9 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 6 (28.57%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) Perl
2 6 (28.57%) PHP
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) C++
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) Assembly Language
5 2 (9.52%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
4 4 (19.05%) CCNP
5 3 (14.29%) JNCIS
6 2 (9.52%) CCNA
6 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) CCDA
7 1 (4.76%) HND
7 1 (4.76%) MCSE
7 1 (4.76%) Degree
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Samba
1 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (33.33%) Postfix
1 7 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) ZABBIX
1 7 (33.33%) Puppet
2 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (28.57%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Citrix
1 7 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) Juniper
3 1 (4.76%) BT
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: Excellent + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago