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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 205 206 206
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 24 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.039% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.42% 0.23% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 10
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £48,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +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
993 854 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.16% 16.67% 20.01%
Number of salaries quoted 866 689 960
Average salary £34,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £54,000
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 1 September 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 1 September 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 - 12 £37,500 -
Bristol +2 6 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Wiltshire - 4 £53,750 -
Dorset -2 1 £42,500 -
Somerset - 1 £37,500 -
IPv6
England

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (84.62%) IPv4
2 31 (79.49%) Linux
3 28 (71.79%) Bash Shell
4 27 (69.23%) Python
5 20 (51.28%) C++
5 20 (51.28%) Ruby
5 20 (51.28%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (51.28%) Security Cleared
6 18 (46.15%) Multithreading
7 17 (43.59%) Scrum
7 17 (43.59%) STL
7 17 (43.59%) SC Cleared
8 16 (41.03%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (38.46%) GCC
9 15 (38.46%) GDB
9 15 (38.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
9 15 (38.46%) TDD
10 12 (30.77%) WAN
11 11 (28.21%) Windows
12 10 (25.64%) Internet
12 10 (25.64%) Firewall
13 9 (23.08%) IPsec
13 9 (23.08%) VPN
14 8 (20.51%) LAN
14 8 (20.51%) Open Source
15 7 (17.95%) Apache
15 7 (17.95%) MySQL
16 6 (15.38%) Tomcat
16 6 (15.38%) VoIP

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 7 (17.95%) Apache
2 6 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.56%) nginx
4 1 (2.56%) Confluence
4 1 (2.56%) MediaWiki
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (15.38%) Google Apps
2 4 (10.26%) Office 365
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (84.62%) IPv4
2 12 (30.77%) WAN
3 10 (25.64%) Internet
3 10 (25.64%) Firewall
4 9 (23.08%) IPsec
4 9 (23.08%) VPN
5 8 (20.51%) LAN
6 6 (15.38%) VoIP
6 6 (15.38%) HTTP
6 6 (15.38%) Network Security
7 5 (12.82%) MPLS
8 4 (10.26%) OSPF
8 4 (10.26%) BGP
8 4 (10.26%) VLAN
8 4 (10.26%) 4G
9 3 (7.69%) tcpdump
9 3 (7.69%) Unified Communications
9 3 (7.69%) Wireshark
9 3 (7.69%) H.323
9 3 (7.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) MySQL
2 2 (5.13%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (38.46%) GCC
1 15 (38.46%) GDB
2 3 (7.69%) Subversion
2 3 (7.69%) JIRA
3 2 (5.13%) CppUnit
3 2 (5.13%) Valgrind
4 1 (2.56%) Hudson
4 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.69%) Electronics
3 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.69%) Marketing
4 2 (5.13%) Games
5 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Developer
1 15 (38.46%) C++ Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Linux Administrator
2 8 (20.51%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (20.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 8 (20.51%) Administrator
3 4 (10.26%) Designer
4 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Lead Designer
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Development Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Development Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Server Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (43.59%) STL
2 15 (38.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 6 (15.38%) Middleware
4 2 (5.13%) Web Services
4 2 (5.13%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Open Source
2 6 (15.38%) Xbox
3 5 (12.82%) Cryptography
4 3 (7.69%) PKI
4 3 (7.69%) SCADA
4 3 (7.69%) DTV
4 3 (7.69%) Device Driver
4 3 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.13%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (5.13%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.56%) iPad
6 1 (2.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 31 (79.49%) Linux
2 11 (28.21%) Windows
3 4 (10.26%) UNIX
4 3 (7.69%) Debian
4 3 (7.69%) CentOS
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) SUSE
5 2 (5.13%) Fedora
5 2 (5.13%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (46.15%) Multithreading
3 17 (43.59%) Scrum
4 16 (41.03%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (38.46%) TDD
6 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 3 (7.69%) UML
6 3 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (7.69%) OO
6 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (7.69%) DevOps
6 3 (7.69%) Cyber Security
6 3 (7.69%) Information Assurance
6 3 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) Bash Shell
2 27 (69.23%) Python
3 20 (51.28%) Ruby
3 20 (51.28%) C++
4 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.82%) Perl
5 5 (12.82%) C
6 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.69%) Assembly Language
8 2 (5.13%) C#
9 1 (2.56%) Java
9 1 (2.56%) PHP
9 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) Security Cleared
2 17 (43.59%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) JNCIS
3 3 (7.69%) CCNP
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) Xen
2 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) Postfix
3 1 (2.56%) XenServer
3 1 (2.56%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.56%) UAG
3 1 (2.56%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) WSUS
1 2 (5.13%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Google
1 6 (15.38%) Facebook
2 5 (12.82%) VMware
2 5 (12.82%) Cisco
2 5 (12.82%) Citrix
3 4 (10.26%) Juniper
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.69%) SAP
4 3 (7.69%) Tandberg
5 2 (5.13%) McAfee
5 2 (5.13%) CA
6 1 (2.56%) Websense
6 1 (2.56%) Apple
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