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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 774 864 835
Rank change year-on-year
+90 -29
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 162 111 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.97% 0.58% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 151 88 147
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%

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
16648 19152 20975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.01% 17.27% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13840 15616 16765
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +89 154 £45,000 -10.00% 4
London +31 62 £47,500 -5.00% 1
South East +45 35 £40,000 -40.74% 2
Berkshire +8 21 £25,000 -62.96%
East of England +39 16 £25,000 -50.00%
West Midlands 0 15 £35,000 +12.90%
South West +26 13 £70,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +25 13 £25,000 -50.00%
Hemel Hempstead +23 13 £25,000 +8.69%
Bath - 13 £70,000 - 1
Somerset - 13 £70,000 - 1
Slough - 11 £25,000 -
Surrey +35 8 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Shropshire -9 8 £42,500 +37.09%
North West +27 7 £32,000 -
Manchester +15 7 £32,000 -
Telford -4 7 £42,500 +37.09%
Yorkshire +27 6 £44,000 -2.22%
City of London +48 5 £42,500 -15.00%
Hampshire +11 5 £40,000 - 1
Reading +4 5 £90,000 +33.33%
Rochdale - 5 £60,000 -
Hounslow +11 4 £45,000 -14.28%
Basingstoke -15 4 £40,000 - 1
Sheffield - 4 £43,000 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £43,000 -
Herefordshire - 4 £32,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £48,000 -
Cambridge - 3 £48,000 -
North Yorkshire +15 2 £47,500 -5.00%

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 198 (64.92%) IPv4
2 194 (63.61%) VPN
3 144 (47.21%) Data Centre
4 139 (45.57%) Cisco
5 138 (45.25%) MPLS
6 136 (44.59%) BGP
7 122 (40.00%) Firewall
8 116 (38.03%) Cisco Certification
9 114 (37.38%) Linux
10 98 (32.13%) OSPF
11 86 (28.20%) CCNP
12 80 (26.23%) Juniper
13 79 (25.90%) VLAN
14 75 (24.59%) VMware
15 71 (23.28%) WAN
16 61 (20.00%) TCP/IP
17 59 (19.34%) DNS
18 56 (18.36%) CCNA
18 56 (18.36%) Telecoms
18 56 (18.36%) VMware Infrastructure
19 48 (15.74%) Windows
20 47 (15.41%) VoIP
21 46 (15.08%) IPsec
21 46 (15.08%) Presales
22 45 (14.75%) LAN
22 45 (14.75%) Cisco Nexus
23 42 (13.77%) Internet
24 38 (12.46%) Cisco ASA
25 37 (12.13%) Migration
26 36 (11.80%) CCIE

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 18 (5.90%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (5.57%) Apache
3 9 (2.95%) IBM Domino
4 6 (1.97%) IIS
5 4 (1.31%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.33%) nginx
6 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (4.59%) MS Visio
2 12 (3.93%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.61%) MS Office
4 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.64%) Mimecast
2 4 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.31%) Office 365
3 2 (0.66%) IaaS
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.33%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.33%) PaaS
4 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 198 (64.92%) IPv4
2 194 (63.61%) VPN
3 138 (45.25%) MPLS
4 136 (44.59%) BGP
5 122 (40.00%) Firewall
6 98 (32.13%) OSPF
7 79 (25.90%) VLAN
8 71 (23.28%) WAN
9 61 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 59 (19.34%) DNS
11 47 (15.41%) VoIP
12 46 (15.08%) IPsec
13 45 (14.75%) Cisco Nexus
13 45 (14.75%) LAN
14 42 (13.77%) Internet
15 38 (12.46%) Cisco ASA
16 32 (10.49%) Wireless
17 30 (9.84%) Network Security
18 28 (9.18%) EIGRP
19 27 (8.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (11.15%) Cognos Impromptu
2 16 (5.25%) MySQL
3 8 (2.62%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.64%) InfluxDB
5 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.33%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.33%) Redis
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (5.25%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.64%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.64%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 56 (18.36%) Telecoms
2 17 (5.57%) Marketing
3 13 (4.26%) Finance
4 5 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.31%) Electronics
5 4 (1.31%) German Language
5 4 (1.31%) Italian Language
5 4 (1.31%) Legal
6 3 (0.98%) Advertising
7 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.33%) Back Office
7 1 (0.33%) Games
7 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 92 (30.16%) Network Engineer
2 40 (13.11%) Data Centre Engineer
2 40 (13.11%) Data Centre Technician
3 34 (11.15%) Cisco Engineer
3 34 (11.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 34 (11.15%) Data Technician
4 33 (10.82%) Senior Network Engineer
5 25 (8.20%) Consultant
6 23 (7.54%) Administrator
6 23 (7.54%) Systems Administrator
7 16 (5.25%) Linux Administrator
7 16 (5.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 15 (4.92%) Server Engineer
9 14 (4.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 14 (4.59%) DevOps Engineer
10 13 (4.26%) Analyst
11 12 (3.93%) Network Analyst
11 12 (3.93%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 12 (3.93%) Support Engineer
11 12 (3.93%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.25%) LAMP
2 13 (4.26%) RESTful
2 13 (4.26%) Web Services
3 10 (3.28%) CSS
4 9 (2.95%) HTML
5 5 (1.64%) HTML5
5 5 (1.64%) RFC 2547
6 4 (1.31%) 802.1X
6 4 (1.31%) Ajax
6 4 (1.31%) Backbone.js
6 4 (1.31%) DOM
6 4 (1.31%) jQuery
6 4 (1.31%) JSON
6 4 (1.31%) XHTML
6 4 (1.31%) XMPP
7 3 (0.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (0.98%) STL
8 1 (0.33%) FreeSWITCH
8 1 (0.33%) REST
8 1 (0.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 144 (47.21%) Data Centre
2 24 (7.87%) Private Cloud
3 15 (4.92%) IPTV
4 12 (3.93%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.93%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.95%) PKI
7 8 (2.62%) Public Cloud
8 7 (2.30%) Replication
9 6 (1.97%) Clustering
9 6 (1.97%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (1.31%) CMDB
11 4 (1.31%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.31%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.31%) W3C
12 1 (0.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (0.33%) Handset
12 1 (0.33%) PMI
12 1 (0.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 114 (37.38%) Linux
2 48 (15.74%) Windows
3 36 (11.80%) Unix
4 27 (8.85%) Windows Server
5 15 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (4.26%) FreeBSD
7 11 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (3.28%) Debian
8 10 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (2.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (2.30%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (1.64%) Solaris
11 5 (1.64%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.66%) CatOS
12 2 (0.66%) CentOS
12 2 (0.66%) VyOS
13 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.33%) SUSE
13 1 (0.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (15.08%) Presales
2 37 (12.13%) Migration
3 31 (10.16%) ITIL
3 31 (10.16%) Load Balancing
4 25 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (7.87%) Open Source
6 22 (7.21%) Product Management
7 20 (6.56%) Fault Management
8 17 (5.57%) Network Design
9 15 (4.92%) DevOps
10 14 (4.59%) Service Delivery
11 13 (4.26%) Customer Engagement
11 13 (4.26%) High Availability
11 13 (4.26%) TDD
11 13 (4.26%) Time Management
12 11 (3.61%) Configuration Management
12 11 (3.61%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (3.61%) Information Security
12 11 (3.61%) Network Monitoring
13 10 (3.28%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (9.18%) Perl
2 22 (7.21%) PHP
3 17 (5.57%) Python
4 16 (5.25%) PowerShell
5 15 (4.92%) Java
6 14 (4.59%) SQL
7 13 (4.26%) Groovy
8 6 (1.97%) Tcl
9 5 (1.64%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.31%) C
10 4 (1.31%) C++
11 3 (0.98%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.66%) Ruby
13 1 (0.33%) C#
13 1 (0.33%) Korn
13 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.33%) VB
13 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 116 (38.03%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (28.20%) CCNP
3 56 (18.36%) CCNA
4 36 (11.80%) CCIE
5 22 (7.21%) Degree
6 18 (5.90%) CCIP
7 14 (4.59%) CISSP
8 11 (3.61%) Security Cleared
9 10 (3.28%) SC Cleared
10 8 (2.62%) CCSP
10 8 (2.62%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.64%) CEH
11 5 (1.64%) CISM
11 5 (1.64%) CompTIA Security+
11 5 (1.64%) JNCIS
11 5 (1.64%) Security+ Certification
12 4 (1.31%) CISA
12 4 (1.31%) RHCA
12 4 (1.31%) RHCE
12 4 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.23%) QA
2 16 (5.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (3.61%) SLA
4 10 (3.28%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.31%) ISAE 3402
5 4 (1.31%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 56 (18.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (7.54%) Active Directory
3 22 (7.21%) Hyper-V
4 18 (5.90%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (4.26%) NFS
7 7 (2.30%) Virtual Desktop
8 6 (1.97%) Docker
8 6 (1.97%) Snort
9 5 (1.64%) VMware ESX
9 5 (1.64%) XenApp
10 4 (1.31%) vCloud
11 3 (0.98%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.33%) Firmware
12 1 (0.33%) flannel
12 1 (0.33%) pfSense
12 1 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (4.92%) FortiGate
2 14 (4.59%) Ansible
2 14 (4.59%) SCCM
3 8 (2.62%) Puppet
4 7 (2.30%) Cacti
4 7 (2.30%) NetBackup
5 6 (1.97%) Nagios
5 6 (1.97%) SCOM
6 5 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (1.64%) Failover Clustering
6 5 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (1.64%) OpenNMS
6 5 (1.64%) RANCID
7 4 (1.31%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (1.31%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (1.31%) SolarWinds Orion
7 4 (1.31%) WSUS
8 3 (0.98%) RSA enVision
9 1 (0.33%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.33%) Mesos
Vendors
1 139 (45.57%) Cisco
2 80 (26.23%) Juniper
3 75 (24.59%) VMware
4 34 (11.15%) Microsoft
5 26 (8.52%) Brocade
6 23 (7.54%) F5
7 19 (6.23%) CheckPoint
8 17 (5.57%) Symantec
9 15 (4.92%) NetApp
9 15 (4.92%) Palo Alto
10 14 (4.59%) Citrix
10 14 (4.59%) Huawei
11 13 (4.26%) HP
12 12 (3.93%) Aruba
12 12 (3.93%) Red Hat
13 9 (2.95%) Avaya
13 9 (2.95%) SolarWinds
14 7 (2.30%) Veeam
15 6 (1.97%) ArcSight
15 6 (1.97%) GFI Software
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