The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 754 783 726
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -57
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 125 89 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.086% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.66% 0.50% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 113 70 124
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £36,000 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -9.09%

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
18832 17703 21929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.87% 17.06% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15289 13892 18201
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPv6 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 January 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
England +24 108 £42,500 -15.00% 25
South East -19 38 £43,750 +5.42% 10
London +13 26 £50,000 -13.04% 7
Berkshire +14 24 £55,000 +10.00% 8
Reading +21 18 £55,000 +26.43% 1
West Midlands +2 14 £30,500 -41.90%
Yorkshire - 13 £37,000 - 1
Wales - 11 £59,000 -
South Wales - 11 £59,000 -
West Yorkshire - 8 £41,250 -
South West -11 7 £67,500 +68.75% 7
Leeds - 7 £40,000 -
Shropshire - 7 £30,000 -
Telford - 6 £30,000 -
Cwmbran - 6 £59,000 -
Torfaen - 6 £59,000 -
City of London +7 5 £34,500 -50.71% 4
Bristol -1 5 £67,500 +107.69% 3
East Midlands - 5 £40,000 -
Birmingham -10 4 £48,750 -
Derby - 4 £40,000 -
Slough - 4 £60,750 - 4
Derbyshire - 4 £40,000 -
Kent - 4 £30,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 4 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire -28 3 £37,000 -4.88%
Caerphilly - 3 - -
Harrogate - 3 £35,000 - 1
Basingstoke -3 2 £37,000 -5.73%
Manchester -8 2 £32,500 +5.69%

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 170 (62.27%) Cisco
2 150 (54.95%) MPLS
3 148 (54.21%) BGP
4 140 (51.28%) IPv4
5 135 (49.45%) Firewall
6 132 (48.35%) OSPF
7 115 (42.12%) Cisco Certification
8 98 (35.90%) CCNP
9 97 (35.53%) Linux
10 85 (31.14%) VPN
11 78 (28.57%) Juniper
12 75 (27.47%) TCP/IP
13 67 (24.54%) IPsec
13 67 (24.54%) Network Security
14 66 (24.18%) VLAN
15 62 (22.71%) Telecoms
16 61 (22.34%) LAN
17 60 (21.98%) WAN
18 51 (18.68%) Cisco Nexus
19 47 (17.22%) Windows
20 45 (16.48%) CCIE
20 45 (16.48%) CCNA
21 43 (15.75%) Ruby
22 41 (15.02%) Cisco IOS
22 41 (15.02%) Internet
23 40 (14.65%) Project Management
23 40 (14.65%) Python
23 40 (14.65%) Load Balancing
23 40 (14.65%) Security Cleared
24 39 (14.29%) C++

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 12 (4.40%) Apache
2 9 (3.30%) nginx
2 9 (3.30%) Confluence
2 9 (3.30%) MediaWiki
3 3 (1.10%) Lync
4 2 (0.73%) Node.js
4 2 (0.73%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.73%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.73%) IIS
5 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.37%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.56%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.10%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.20%) PaaS
2 5 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 150 (54.95%) MPLS
2 148 (54.21%) BGP
3 140 (51.28%) IPv4
4 135 (49.45%) Firewall
5 132 (48.35%) OSPF
6 85 (31.14%) VPN
7 75 (27.47%) TCP/IP
8 67 (24.54%) IPsec
8 67 (24.54%) Network Security
9 66 (24.18%) VLAN
10 61 (22.34%) LAN
11 60 (21.98%) WAN
12 51 (18.68%) Cisco Nexus
13 41 (15.02%) Cisco IOS
13 41 (15.02%) Internet
14 37 (13.55%) DNS
14 37 (13.55%) VoIP
15 36 (13.19%) HSRP
16 35 (12.82%) SSL
17 31 (11.36%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.79%) MySQL
2 10 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (2.93%) Big Data
4 7 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.56%) SQL Server
5 6 (2.20%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.10%) NonStop SQL
8 2 (0.73%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.37%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 22 (8.06%) GCC
1 22 (8.06%) GDB
2 21 (7.69%) Subversion
3 10 (3.66%) JIRA
3 10 (3.66%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.66%) Jenkins
4 9 (3.30%) Hudson
5 1 (0.37%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.37%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
General
1 62 (22.71%) Telecoms
2 22 (8.06%) Finance
3 19 (6.96%) Marketing
4 10 (3.66%) Games
5 9 (3.30%) Advertising
6 4 (1.47%) Banking
6 4 (1.47%) Retail
6 4 (1.47%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.10%) Billing
8 1 (0.37%) Automotive
8 1 (0.37%) Legal
8 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 105 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 41 (15.02%) Senior Network Engineer
3 37 (13.55%) Architect
4 31 (11.36%) Consultant
5 30 (10.99%) Network Architect
6 26 (9.52%) Developer
7 23 (8.42%) C++ Developer
8 18 (6.59%) Cisco Engineer
9 17 (6.23%) Network Consultant
9 17 (6.23%) DevOps Engineer
10 14 (5.13%) Administrator
11 13 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
11 13 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
12 12 (4.40%) Team Leader
12 12 (4.40%) Security Architect
12 12 (4.40%) Network Security Architect
13 11 (4.03%) Linux Engineer
14 10 (3.66%) Designer
14 10 (3.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 10 (3.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.79%) STL
2 22 (8.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 7 (2.56%) LAMP
4 6 (2.20%) XML
4 6 (2.20%) REST
5 5 (1.83%) HTML
6 4 (1.47%) .NET
6 4 (1.47%) Web Services
6 4 (1.47%) SOAP
6 4 (1.47%) XMPP
6 4 (1.47%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.10%) Ajax
8 2 (0.73%) CSS
9 1 (0.37%) JMS
9 1 (0.37%) Spring
9 1 (0.37%) JPA
9 1 (0.37%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.40%) Economics
3 9 (3.30%) Wiki
4 7 (2.56%) User Experience
5 5 (1.83%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.83%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.47%) Device Driver
6 4 (1.47%) Clustering
6 4 (1.47%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.47%) SCADA
6 4 (1.47%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.10%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.10%) PKI
8 2 (0.73%) Open Source
8 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.37%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.37%) Derivative
9 1 (0.37%) Video Editing
9 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.37%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 97 (35.53%) Linux
2 47 (17.22%) Windows
3 24 (8.79%) CentOS
4 22 (8.06%) UNIX
5 14 (5.13%) Debian
6 13 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 12 (4.40%) Mac OS X
8 11 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.47%) Android
10 4 (1.47%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.73%) OpenBSD
12 1 (0.37%) Solaris
12 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (14.65%) Project Management
1 40 (14.65%) Load Balancing
2 38 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (12.82%) Network Architecture
4 34 (12.45%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (10.26%) Multithreading
6 27 (9.89%) Network Design
7 26 (9.52%) TDD
7 26 (9.52%) Scrum
8 23 (8.42%) DevOps
9 22 (8.06%) Performance Tuning
10 20 (7.33%) Configuration Management
11 19 (6.96%) Kalman Filter
12 16 (5.86%) Capacity Planning
13 14 (5.13%) Software Engineering
13 14 (5.13%) Service Delivery
14 13 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (4.76%) Network Management
15 12 (4.40%) SWOT Analysis
15 12 (4.40%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 43 (15.75%) Ruby
2 40 (14.65%) Python
3 39 (14.29%) C++
4 37 (13.55%) Bash Shell
5 24 (8.79%) JavaScript
6 21 (7.69%) SQL
7 19 (6.96%) Perl
8 18 (6.59%) Java
9 15 (5.49%) C
10 11 (4.03%) Shell Script
11 9 (3.30%) PHP
12 8 (2.93%) C#
13 4 (1.47%) Embedded C
13 4 (1.47%) Embedded C++
13 4 (1.47%) Assembly Language
13 4 (1.47%) Groovy
13 4 (1.47%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.73%) Scala
15 1 (0.37%) Korn
Qualifications
1 115 (42.12%) Cisco Certification
2 98 (35.90%) CCNP
3 45 (16.48%) CCNA
3 45 (16.48%) CCIE
4 40 (14.65%) Security Cleared
5 32 (11.72%) SC Cleared
6 20 (7.33%) CCIP
7 14 (5.13%) Degree
8 11 (4.03%) JNCIA
9 9 (3.30%) CCDP
10 8 (2.93%) CISSP
10 8 (2.93%) JNCIS
10 8 (2.93%) JNCIE
11 6 (2.20%) CCSA
11 6 (2.20%) CCDA
12 4 (1.47%) HND
12 4 (1.47%) CCVP
12 4 (1.47%) DV Cleared
13 3 (1.10%) JNCIP
13 3 (1.10%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.13%) QA
2 10 (3.66%) SLA
3 8 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.93%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.83%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.47%) JTAG
5 4 (1.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.30%) Samba
2 9 (3.30%) Postfix
2 9 (3.30%) XenServer
3 7 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.20%) ProxySG
5 5 (1.83%) vSphere
6 4 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.47%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.73%) Firmware
7 2 (0.73%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.37%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (6.96%) ZABBIX
1 19 (6.96%) Puppet
2 16 (5.86%) FortiGate
3 7 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.56%) Salt
4 6 (2.20%) Nagios
5 4 (1.47%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (1.47%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (1.47%) Ansible
6 2 (0.73%) Nessus
7 1 (0.37%) Cacti
7 1 (0.37%) OpenNMS
7 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 170 (62.27%) Cisco
2 78 (28.57%) Juniper
3 35 (12.82%) F5
4 29 (10.62%) VMware
5 28 (10.26%) CheckPoint
5 28 (10.26%) Microsoft
6 24 (8.79%) Citrix
7 19 (6.96%) Brocade
8 16 (5.86%) HP
9 10 (3.66%) Red Hat
9 10 (3.66%) Blue Coat
10 7 (2.56%) IBM
11 6 (2.20%) BMC
11 6 (2.20%) SonicWALL
11 6 (2.20%) SolarWinds
11 6 (2.20%) SevOne
12 5 (1.83%) Riverbed
12 5 (1.83%) Huawei
13 4 (1.47%) Fortinet
14 3 (1.10%) Dell
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 to £55000 per annum - 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7%, Med
Posted: 11 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent career development
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £37000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: Excellent + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £Competitive Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Inverness, Inverness-Shire
TTR UK Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford
Blue Town Online
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £neg on experience+bonus+benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago