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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 229 208 214
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 4 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.070% 0.25% 0.038%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% 1.47% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 1
Average salary £70,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
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
1105 1022 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.39% 17.23% 16.99%
Number of salaries quoted 932 793 758
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 2 June 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 2 June 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 -6 4 £70,000 +64.70%
IPv6
England

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 11 (91.67%) MySQL
2 11 (91.67%) Apache
3 10 (83.33%) Bash Shell
4 9 (75.00%) Network Security
4 9 (75.00%) LAN
4 9 (75.00%) VPN
4 9 (75.00%) OSPF
4 9 (75.00%) BGP
4 9 (75.00%) Firewall
4 9 (75.00%) IPsec
5 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (66.67%) EIGRP
5 8 (66.67%) Samba
5 8 (66.67%) Debian
5 8 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (66.67%) VMware
5 8 (66.67%) Subversion
5 8 (66.67%) Ubuntu
5 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (66.67%) CentOS
5 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 8 (66.67%) ZABBIX
5 8 (66.67%) Postfix
5 8 (66.67%) XenServer
5 8 (66.67%) nginx
5 8 (66.67%) Citrix
5 8 (66.67%) Red Hat
5 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (66.67%) LDAP

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 11 (91.67%) Apache
2 8 (66.67%) nginx
2 8 (66.67%) Confluence
2 8 (66.67%) MediaWiki
3 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (8.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (25.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (75.00%) Network Security
2 9 (75.00%) LAN
2 9 (75.00%) VPN
2 9 (75.00%) OSPF
2 9 (75.00%) BGP
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) IPsec
3 8 (66.67%) EIGRP
3 8 (66.67%) LDAP
4 4 (33.33%) VoIP
4 4 (33.33%) IPv4
5 3 (25.00%) HTTP
5 3 (25.00%) Internet
6 1 (8.33%) MPLS
6 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (8.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) MySQL
2 8 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Subversion
1 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 8 (66.67%) JIRA
1 8 (66.67%) Hudson
1 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Junior
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) LAMP
2 3 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Wiki
1 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Debian
1 8 (66.67%) Ubuntu
1 8 (66.67%) CentOS
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (66.67%) DevOps
2 7 (58.33%) Database Theory
2 7 (58.33%) Relational Database Theory
2 7 (58.33%) Data Modelling
3 6 (50.00%) Build Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 7 (58.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) Perl
2 7 (58.33%) PHP
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Ruby
3 3 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) JNCIS
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Samba
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (66.67%) Postfix
1 8 (66.67%) XenServer
1 8 (66.67%) iptables
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) ZABBIX
1 8 (66.67%) Puppet
2 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (41.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
1 8 (66.67%) Citrix
1 8 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco