The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 770 809 790
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -19
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 140 157 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 0.86% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 106 149 141
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £69,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16133 18186 20683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.94% 16.60% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13195 15112 16297
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing IPv6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IPv6
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPv6 within the UK.

IPv6 Salary Trend in the UK

IPv6
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPv6 over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 within the UK.

IPv6 Salary Histogram in the UK

IPv6
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
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statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +32 128 £50,000 - 4
London +45 56 £47,500 -5.00%
South East +36 39 £58,750 +46.87% 2
Berkshire +24 22 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Reading +15 18 £60,000 -11.11%
City of London +44 14 £51,000 +2.00%
Surrey +33 13 £76,000 +94.87%
North West - 13 £60,000 -
Manchester - 13 £60,000 -
Hounslow - 12 £45,000 -
East of England +24 9 £45,000 +95.65% 1
Rochdale - 9 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire +16 7 £45,000 +95.65%
Hemel Hempstead +1 7 £45,000 +95.65%
West Midlands -8 4 £40,000 +26.98%
Cheadle - 4 £35,500 -
Derbyshire +31 3 £40,000 -31.91%
East Midlands +17 3 £40,000 -30.43%
Hampshire +12 3 £55,000 +57.14%
South West -12 3 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Somerset - 3 £50,000 - 1
Bath - 3 £50,000 - 1
Derby - 3 £40,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £55,000 - 1
Winchester - 2 - -
Shropshire - 2 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £55,000 - 1
Sheffield +14 1 £50,000 -16.66%
South Yorkshire +10 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Middlesex +8 1 £45,000 +12.50%

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing IPv6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for IPv6.

1 182 (60.26%) IPv4
2 178 (58.94%) VPN
3 132 (43.71%) Cisco
4 131 (43.38%) BGP
5 121 (40.07%) Data Centre
6 119 (39.40%) MPLS
7 113 (37.42%) Linux
8 106 (35.10%) Firewall
9 104 (34.44%) Cisco Certification
10 92 (30.46%) OSPF
11 82 (27.15%) Juniper
12 81 (26.82%) CCNP
13 79 (26.16%) TCP/IP
14 60 (19.87%) Telecoms
15 56 (18.54%) Windows
16 54 (17.88%) VLAN
17 51 (16.89%) Python
18 48 (15.89%) DNS
18 48 (15.89%) Presales
19 47 (15.56%) Broadband
20 45 (14.90%) Huawei
21 43 (14.24%) Cisco ASA
21 43 (14.24%) Unix
21 43 (14.24%) VMware
22 42 (13.91%) Network Design
23 39 (12.91%) Microsoft
24 37 (12.25%) Internet
25 35 (11.59%) Degree
26 33 (10.93%) CCIE
26 33 (10.93%) Ethernet

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (5.30%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (3.64%) OpenStack
3 5 (1.66%) IIS
3 5 (1.66%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.32%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.66%) Apache
5 2 (0.66%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.33%) JBoss
6 1 (0.33%) nginx
6 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (4.97%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.30%) MS Office
3 9 (2.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (2.98%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.33%) MS Project
4 1 (0.33%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (1.32%) Mimecast
1 4 (1.32%) Office 365
2 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.33%) IaaS
3 1 (0.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 182 (60.26%) IPv4
2 178 (58.94%) VPN
3 131 (43.38%) BGP
4 119 (39.40%) MPLS
5 106 (35.10%) Firewall
6 92 (30.46%) OSPF
7 79 (26.16%) TCP/IP
8 54 (17.88%) VLAN
9 48 (15.89%) DNS
10 47 (15.56%) Broadband
11 43 (14.24%) Cisco ASA
12 37 (12.25%) Internet
13 33 (10.93%) Ethernet
14 32 (10.60%) Multicast
14 32 (10.60%) VPLS
15 31 (10.26%) Network Security
16 30 (9.93%) IPsec
17 29 (9.60%) SSL
18 27 (8.94%) SNMP
18 27 (8.94%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.61%) Cognos Impromptu
2 8 (2.65%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.66%) Redis
6 1 (0.33%) InfluxDB
6 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.33%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (7.62%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.66%) Selenium
3 1 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 60 (19.87%) Telecoms
2 20 (6.62%) Marketing
3 11 (3.64%) Finance
4 7 (2.32%) Legal
5 3 (0.99%) Advertising
6 2 (0.66%) Banking
6 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.66%) Retail
7 1 (0.33%) Electronics
7 1 (0.33%) Games
7 1 (0.33%) German Language
7 1 (0.33%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 63 (20.86%) Network Engineer
2 38 (12.58%) IP Engineer
3 33 (10.93%) Data Centre Engineer
4 31 (10.26%) Data Centre Technician
5 29 (9.60%) Systems Engineer
6 24 (7.95%) Data Technician
7 22 (7.28%) Analyst
7 22 (7.28%) Network Analyst
8 19 (6.29%) Senior Network Engineer
9 18 (5.96%) Senior IP Engineer
10 17 (5.63%) DevOps Engineer
10 17 (5.63%) Presales Engineer
10 17 (5.63%) Server Engineer
11 15 (4.97%) Support Engineer
11 15 (4.97%) Test Engineer
12 14 (4.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 14 (4.64%) Broadband Engineer
13 13 (4.30%) Consultant
14 12 (3.97%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
14 12 (3.97%) Information Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.97%) RESTful
1 15 (4.97%) Web Services
2 10 (3.31%) CSS
3 9 (2.98%) HTML
3 9 (2.98%) jQuery
4 7 (2.32%) Ajax
4 7 (2.32%) Backbone.js
4 7 (2.32%) DOM
4 7 (2.32%) JSON
4 7 (2.32%) XHTML
5 4 (1.32%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (1.32%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (1.32%) REST
5 4 (1.32%) RFC 2547
6 3 (0.99%) 802.1X
6 3 (0.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (0.99%) STL
7 2 (0.66%) Buildbot
7 2 (0.66%) Django
7 2 (0.66%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 121 (40.07%) Data Centre
2 21 (6.95%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.64%) Public Cloud
4 12 (3.97%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.64%) Replication
6 10 (3.31%) IPTV
7 8 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.65%) Private Cloud
8 7 (2.32%) Data Structures
8 7 (2.32%) W3C
9 6 (1.99%) Clustering
10 5 (1.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 5 (1.66%) PKI
11 3 (0.99%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.66%) CMDB
12 2 (0.66%) User Experience
13 1 (0.33%) Driving Licence
13 1 (0.33%) Handset
13 1 (0.33%) iPad
13 1 (0.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 113 (37.42%) Linux
2 56 (18.54%) Windows
3 43 (14.24%) Unix
4 31 (10.26%) Windows Server
5 22 (7.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (6.29%) Debian
7 16 (5.30%) FreeBSD
8 13 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (3.64%) Windows 2000 Server
10 11 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.99%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.32%) Solaris
13 3 (0.99%) Android
13 3 (0.99%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.99%) VyOS
14 1 (0.33%) CentOS
14 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.33%) SUSE
14 1 (0.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (15.89%) Presales
2 42 (13.91%) Network Design
3 32 (10.60%) Migration
4 29 (9.60%) Load Balancing
5 28 (9.27%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (8.28%) ITIL
7 21 (6.95%) Change Management
7 21 (6.95%) Configuration Management
8 20 (6.62%) DevOps
9 19 (6.29%) SIEM
10 16 (5.30%) TDD
11 15 (4.97%) Information Security
11 15 (4.97%) Network Management
11 15 (4.97%) Open Source
12 14 (4.64%) Service Delivery
13 12 (3.97%) Functional Testing
13 12 (3.97%) Internal Audit
13 12 (3.97%) Network Planning
13 12 (3.97%) Non-Functional Testing
13 12 (3.97%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 51 (16.89%) Python
2 29 (9.60%) Perl
3 25 (8.28%) SQL
4 21 (6.95%) C
5 20 (6.62%) Java
6 18 (5.96%) Groovy
7 16 (5.30%) Bash Shell
8 15 (4.97%) C++
8 15 (4.97%) PHP
9 10 (3.31%) PowerShell
9 10 (3.31%) Tcl
10 7 (2.32%) JavaScript
11 5 (1.66%) Ruby
12 4 (1.32%) C#
13 3 (0.99%) Embedded C
13 3 (0.99%) Embedded C++
13 3 (0.99%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.33%) Korn
14 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 104 (34.44%) Cisco Certification
2 81 (26.82%) CCNP
3 35 (11.59%) Degree
4 33 (10.93%) CCIE
5 27 (8.94%) CCNA
6 22 (7.28%) CISSP
7 20 (6.62%) CCIP
8 17 (5.63%) SC Cleared
8 17 (5.63%) Security Cleared
9 14 (4.64%) CEH
9 14 (4.64%) CISM
9 14 (4.64%) CompTIA Security+
9 14 (4.64%) Security+ Certification
10 6 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.99%) JNCIP
10 6 (1.99%) JNCIS
11 5 (1.66%) CISA
12 4 (1.32%) CCA
12 4 (1.32%) CCSP
12 4 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 20 (6.62%) PCI DSS
1 20 (6.62%) QA
2 8 (2.65%) SLA
3 7 (2.32%) ISAE 3402
3 7 (2.32%) SAS 70
4 3 (0.99%) JTAG
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.33%) MISRA
5 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (10.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (8.61%) VMware ESXi
3 25 (8.28%) Active Directory
4 18 (5.96%) Virtual Machines
5 17 (5.63%) Snort
6 14 (4.64%) Hyper-V
7 11 (3.64%) NFS
8 8 (2.65%) KVM
9 6 (1.99%) VMware ESX
10 4 (1.32%) XenApp
11 3 (0.99%) Docker
12 1 (0.33%) Firmware
12 1 (0.33%) flannel
12 1 (0.33%) pfSense
12 1 (0.33%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (6.95%) Puppet
2 18 (5.96%) FortiGate
3 17 (5.63%) Ansible
4 16 (5.30%) SCCM
5 15 (4.97%) Nagios
6 14 (4.64%) OpenNMS
6 14 (4.64%) RANCID
7 11 (3.64%) NetBackup
8 9 (2.98%) Cacti
8 9 (2.98%) SCOM
9 5 (1.66%) Failover Clustering
9 5 (1.66%) WSUS
10 3 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.66%) Cisco UCCX
11 2 (0.66%) Nessus
11 2 (0.66%) Nmap
11 2 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.33%) Cisco Prime
12 1 (0.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 132 (43.71%) Cisco
2 82 (27.15%) Juniper
3 45 (14.90%) Huawei
4 43 (14.24%) VMware
5 39 (12.91%) Microsoft
6 23 (7.62%) Brocade
7 21 (6.95%) NetApp
8 18 (5.96%) Nokia
8 18 (5.96%) Symantec
9 15 (4.97%) Red Hat
10 14 (4.64%) Ericsson
10 14 (4.64%) Foundry
10 14 (4.64%) Intel
10 14 (4.64%) ZyXEL
11 12 (3.97%) CheckPoint
12 11 (3.64%) Veeam
13 10 (3.31%) F5
14 9 (2.98%) HP
15 7 (2.32%) Citrix
16 6 (1.99%) Palo Alto
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