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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 217 209 211
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 21 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.34% 0.039% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.05% 0.24% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 8
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
1024 836 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.47% 16.43% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 884 658 995
Average salary £35,000 £37,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.04% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 19 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 19 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 - 9 £37,500 -
Bristol 0 6 £42,500 +13.33%
Wiltshire - 5 £50,000 -
Dorset -4 1 £42,500 -
IPv6
England

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 (82.50%) IPv4
2 29 (72.50%) Linux
3 27 (67.50%) Bash Shell
4 26 (65.00%) Python
5 20 (50.00%) Ruby
5 20 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 19 (47.50%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (45.00%) C++
8 17 (42.50%) Multithreading
8 17 (42.50%) SC Cleared
9 16 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
9 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (40.00%) Scrum
9 16 (40.00%) STL
10 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
10 15 (37.50%) TDD
10 15 (37.50%) GCC
10 15 (37.50%) GDB
10 15 (37.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 13 (32.50%) WAN
12 11 (27.50%) LAN
12 11 (27.50%) Internet
13 10 (25.00%) Windows
13 10 (25.00%) Firewall
14 9 (22.50%) VPN
15 8 (20.00%) MPLS
15 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
15 8 (20.00%) Finance
15 8 (20.00%) IPsec
15 8 (20.00%) Open Source

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 (17.50%) Apache
2 6 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.50%) nginx
4 1 (2.50%) Confluence
4 1 (2.50%) MediaWiki
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (15.00%) Google Apps
2 4 (10.00%) Office 365
3 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (82.50%) IPv4
2 13 (32.50%) WAN
3 11 (27.50%) LAN
3 11 (27.50%) Internet
4 10 (25.00%) Firewall
5 9 (22.50%) VPN
6 8 (20.00%) MPLS
6 8 (20.00%) IPsec
7 7 (17.50%) VoIP
8 6 (15.00%) HTTP
8 6 (15.00%) Network Security
9 5 (12.50%) 4G
9 5 (12.50%) OSPF
9 5 (12.50%) BGP
10 4 (10.00%) Ethernet
10 4 (10.00%) VLAN
11 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
11 3 (7.50%) H.323
11 3 (7.50%) Unified Communications
12 2 (5.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) GCC
1 15 (37.50%) GDB
2 2 (5.00%) Subversion
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) CppUnit
3 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Valgrind
3 1 (2.50%) Hudson
3 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.50%) Electronics
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Games
4 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Developer
1 15 (37.50%) C++ Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 8 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 8 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (20.00%) Administrator
3 6 (15.00%) Designer
4 3 (7.50%) Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Lead Designer
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Development Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Development Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) STL
2 15 (37.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 6 (15.00%) Middleware
4 2 (5.00%) Web Services
4 2 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Open Source
2 6 (15.00%) Xbox
3 4 (10.00%) Cryptography
4 3 (7.50%) DTV
4 3 (7.50%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.00%) Device Driver
5 2 (5.00%) PKI
5 2 (5.00%) SCADA
6 1 (2.50%) Wiki
6 1 (2.50%) iPad
6 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.50%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 29 (72.50%) Linux
2 10 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (7.50%) UNIX
3 3 (7.50%) Debian
3 3 (7.50%) CentOS
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.00%) SUSE
4 2 (5.00%) Fedora
4 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (42.50%) Multithreading
3 16 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (40.00%) Scrum
4 15 (37.50%) TDD
5 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (10.00%) Project Management
5 4 (10.00%) Network Architecture
6 3 (7.50%) Network Management
6 3 (7.50%) DevOps
6 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.50%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) Bash Shell
2 26 (65.00%) Python
3 20 (50.00%) Ruby
4 18 (45.00%) C++
5 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.50%) Perl
7 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (7.50%) C
9 2 (5.00%) Assembly Language
10 1 (2.50%) C#
10 1 (2.50%) Java
10 1 (2.50%) PHP
10 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (42.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) CCNP
3 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (10.00%) JNCIS
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) Xen
2 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.50%) Postfix
3 1 (2.50%) XenServer
3 1 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.50%) UAG
3 1 (2.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) WSUS
1 2 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.50%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Google
1 6 (15.00%) Facebook
2 5 (12.50%) VMware
2 5 (12.50%) Cisco
2 5 (12.50%) Citrix
2 5 (12.50%) Juniper
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.50%) SAP
3 3 (7.50%) Tandberg
4 2 (5.00%) McAfee
5 1 (2.50%) Websense
5 1 (2.50%) BT
5 1 (2.50%) Apple
5 1 (2.50%) CA