The first table below looks at the demand for IPv6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank - - 60
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -9.60%
Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
87 98 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 14.67% 17.07% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 80 92 50
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
IPv6
West Midlands

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPv6 across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

IPv6
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPv6 across the Staffordshire region.

IPv6 Salary Trend in Staffordshire

IPv6
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet