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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
UK
Rank 713 795 820
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +25
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 138 147 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.02% 0.85% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 132 126 112
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,750 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £60,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
13543 17287 19166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.11% 17.13% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11058 14329 15435
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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 February 2017 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 February 2017. 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 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 +89 132 £45,000 +12.50% 7
London +65 41 £45,000 -10.00% 3
South East +32 34 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands +59 30 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Brighton - 14 £40,000 - 1
East Sussex - 14 £40,000 - 1
Herefordshire - 12 £45,000 - 1
City of London +32 8 £45,000 -23.40%
East of England +30 8 £25,000 +8.69%
Hertfordshire +13 8 £25,000 +8.69%
Berkshire +9 8 £25,000 -37.50%
Hemel Hempstead +4 8 £25,000 +8.69%
North West -11 8 £55,000 +46.66%
Manchester -16 8 £55,000 +46.66%
Telford - 7 £35,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 7 £45,000 -
Shropshire - 7 £35,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +12 6 £50,000 -
Rochdale -2 6 £55,000 +57.14%
Surrey +60 5 £65,000 +41.30%
South West -1 5 £24,000 -40.00%
Hereford - 5 £47,500 - 1
South Wales +23 4 £42,500 +13.33%
Cardiff +20 4 £42,500 +13.33%
Wales +13 4 £42,500 +13.33%
Worcester - 4 £40,000 -
Devon - 4 £20,500 -
Reading +19 3 - -
Yorkshire +16 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Harrogate +2 3 £45,000 -

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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.

1 163 (58.63%) MPLS
2 150 (53.96%) OSPF
3 141 (50.72%) BGP
4 140 (50.36%) IPv4
5 137 (49.28%) Cisco Certification
6 131 (47.12%) Cisco
7 124 (44.60%) Firewall
8 122 (43.88%) Linux
9 103 (37.05%) VPN
10 100 (35.97%) CCNP
11 86 (30.94%) DNS
12 78 (28.06%) Telecoms
13 77 (27.70%) Juniper
14 72 (25.90%) Network Security
15 71 (25.54%) WAN
16 60 (21.58%) Data Centre
17 58 (20.86%) DHCP
18 54 (19.42%) LAN
19 53 (19.06%) CCNA
20 50 (17.99%) TCP/IP
20 50 (17.99%) Cisco ASA
21 48 (17.27%) Wireless
21 48 (17.27%) Unix
21 48 (17.27%) Windows
22 46 (16.55%) Python
23 42 (15.11%) Presales
24 40 (14.39%) Network Design
25 38 (13.67%) VLAN
26 37 (13.31%) Active Directory
26 37 (13.31%) Security Cleared

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 (5.76%) OpenStack
2 4 (1.44%) IIS
2 4 (1.44%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 29 (10.43%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.12%) MS Office
3 13 (4.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.88%) IaaS
1 8 (2.88%) PaaS
2 6 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.08%) Mimecast
3 3 (1.08%) Office 365
4 2 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 163 (58.63%) MPLS
2 150 (53.96%) OSPF
3 141 (50.72%) BGP
4 140 (50.36%) IPv4
5 124 (44.60%) Firewall
6 103 (37.05%) VPN
7 86 (30.94%) DNS
8 72 (25.90%) Network Security
9 71 (25.54%) WAN
10 58 (20.86%) DHCP
11 54 (19.42%) LAN
12 50 (17.99%) Cisco ASA
12 50 (17.99%) TCP/IP
13 48 (17.27%) Wireless
14 38 (13.67%) VLAN
15 34 (12.23%) Internet
16 33 (11.87%) VoIP
17 32 (11.51%) DMVPN
18 31 (11.15%) Multicast
19 30 (10.79%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.04%) Cognos Impromptu
2 11 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (2.16%) MySQL
4 3 (1.08%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.36%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 15 (5.40%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.16%) Subversion
3 1 (0.36%) Buildbot
3 1 (0.36%) Selenium
General
1 78 (28.06%) Telecoms
2 15 (5.40%) Marketing
3 9 (3.24%) Finance
4 8 (2.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 96 (34.53%) Network Engineer
2 37 (13.31%) Cisco Engineer
3 33 (11.87%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 27 (9.71%) IP Engineer
5 23 (8.27%) Network Support
6 20 (7.19%) Juniper Engineer
7 19 (6.83%) Security Engineer
8 17 (6.12%) Support Engineer
9 16 (5.76%) Help Desk Support
9 16 (5.76%) Senior IP Engineer
10 15 (5.40%) Data Centre Engineer
11 14 (5.04%) Data Centre Technician
11 14 (5.04%) Data Technician
11 14 (5.04%) NOC Engineer
11 14 (5.04%) Systems Engineer
12 13 (4.68%) Network Security Engineer
12 13 (4.68%) Technical Support
13 12 (4.32%) Consultant
13 12 (4.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 12 (4.32%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.51%) 802.1X
2 9 (3.24%) HTML
2 9 (3.24%) XMPP
3 3 (1.08%) COM
4 2 (0.72%) REST
5 1 (0.36%) CSS
5 1 (0.36%) Django
5 1 (0.36%) jQuery
5 1 (0.36%) OAuth
5 1 (0.36%) RESTful
5 1 (0.36%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 60 (21.58%) Data Centre
2 13 (4.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 12 (4.32%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.60%) Driving Licence
4 10 (3.60%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.24%) IVR
5 9 (3.24%) Linux Command Line
6 8 (2.88%) Clustering
6 8 (2.88%) Replication
7 6 (2.16%) Cyber Attack
8 5 (1.80%) PKI
8 5 (1.80%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.44%) User Experience
10 3 (1.08%) Life Science
11 2 (0.72%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.72%) HP StoreVirtual
11 2 (0.72%) iPad
11 2 (0.72%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.36%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 122 (43.88%) Linux
2 48 (17.27%) Unix
2 48 (17.27%) Windows
3 24 (8.63%) Windows Server
4 12 (4.32%) Android
4 12 (4.32%) Mac OS
5 9 (3.24%) Mac OS X
6 7 (2.52%) VyOS
7 6 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.44%) Solaris
10 3 (1.08%) Debian
11 2 (0.72%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (15.11%) Presales
2 40 (14.39%) Network Design
3 29 (10.43%) Migration
4 28 (10.07%) Load Balancing
5 25 (8.99%) ITIL
6 18 (6.47%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (6.12%) Configuration Management
8 14 (5.04%) Customer Requirements
8 14 (5.04%) Network Monitoring
8 14 (5.04%) Software Engineering
9 13 (4.68%) Mentoring
10 12 (4.32%) Multithreading
10 12 (4.32%) Network Management
10 12 (4.32%) SIEM
11 11 (3.96%) Network Planning
12 10 (3.60%) Cryptography
13 9 (3.24%) Multithreaded Programming
14 8 (2.88%) DevOps
14 8 (2.88%) Information Security
15 7 (2.52%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 46 (16.55%) Python
2 30 (10.79%) Perl
3 24 (8.63%) SQL
4 16 (5.76%) C++
5 15 (5.40%) Bash Shell
6 13 (4.68%) C
6 13 (4.68%) C#
7 12 (4.32%) Embedded C
7 12 (4.32%) Embedded C++
7 12 (4.32%) Groovy
7 12 (4.32%) PHP
7 12 (4.32%) Ruby
8 9 (3.24%) Java
9 8 (2.88%) Tcl
10 5 (1.80%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.08%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.72%) Lua
12 2 (0.72%) VBScript
13 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 137 (49.28%) Cisco Certification
2 100 (35.97%) CCNP
3 53 (19.06%) CCNA
4 37 (13.31%) Security Cleared
5 36 (12.95%) SC Cleared
6 28 (10.07%) CCIE
7 23 (8.27%) JNCIP
8 18 (6.47%) JNCIA
9 10 (3.60%) Degree
9 10 (3.60%) DV Cleared
10 8 (2.88%) CISSP
11 6 (2.16%) GCIA
11 6 (2.16%) GCIH
11 6 (2.16%) SANS
12 5 (1.80%) CCIP
13 2 (0.72%) CCA
13 2 (0.72%) CCVP
13 2 (0.72%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.43%) PCI DSS
2 12 (4.32%) JTAG
3 9 (3.24%) MISRA
4 3 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.36%) GPG13
5 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (13.31%) Active Directory
2 22 (7.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.32%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.52%) Docker
5 5 (1.80%) XenApp
6 4 (1.44%) KVM
6 4 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.44%) vSphere
7 3 (1.08%) pfSense
8 2 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.72%) Snort
8 2 (0.72%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.72%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (6.47%) Nagios
2 15 (5.40%) Puppet
3 11 (3.96%) OpenNMS
4 10 (3.60%) Cisco CUCM
4 10 (3.60%) SCCM
5 9 (3.24%) Cisco UCCE
5 9 (3.24%) Cisco UCCX
5 9 (3.24%) RANCID
6 8 (2.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 7 (2.52%) FortiGate
8 6 (2.16%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.72%) Ansible
9 2 (0.72%) Icinga
9 2 (0.72%) RSA Security Analytics
10 1 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.36%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 131 (47.12%) Cisco
2 77 (27.70%) Juniper
3 35 (12.59%) F5
3 35 (12.59%) Microsoft
4 30 (10.79%) Huawei
5 29 (10.43%) VMware
6 24 (8.63%) Brocade
7 18 (6.47%) Cyberoam
8 17 (6.12%) HP
9 15 (5.40%) Ubiquiti
10 14 (5.04%) Meraki
11 12 (4.32%) Citrix
12 11 (3.96%) CheckPoint
12 11 (3.96%) Ericsson
12 11 (3.96%) Foundry
12 11 (3.96%) ZyXEL
13 10 (3.60%) SonicWALL
14 8 (2.88%) Draytek
14 8 (2.88%) NETGEAR
15 7 (2.52%) ProCurve
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Trinity College
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Pension,
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cloud Direct
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Telford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago