The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 728 781 806
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +25
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 185 101 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.093% 0.076%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 0.51% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 157 76 75
Average salary £43,500 £53,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.92% +17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £75,000 £59,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.26% +30.00%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20476 19756 21075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.49% 18.16% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16437 15890 17389
Average salary £44,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.48% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 28 July 2014 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 28 July 2014. 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 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 +56 180 £43,000 -18.86% 8
South East +53 80 £43,000 -17.30% 1
London -43 62 £47,500 -13.63% 3
Surrey +21 32 £55,000 +15.78%
Berkshire +24 28 £45,000 -13.46% 1
South West +14 28 £37,500 - 1
Reading +6 16 £47,500 -36.66% 1
City of London -10 15 £75,000 +25.00%
Hampshire +6 14 £39,500 -43.57%
Basingstoke +4 14 £39,500 -28.18%
Gloucestershire - 13 £37,500 -
Bristol +1 7 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £46,250 - 2
West Yorkshire - 4 £50,000 - 2
Wiltshire - 4 £53,750 -
Derbyshire - 4 £40,000 -
Swindon - 4 £53,750 -
Cardiff - 4 £55,000 -
Derby - 4 £40,000 -
Leeds - 4 £50,000 - 2
East Midlands - 4 £40,000 -
South Wales - 4 £55,000 -
Wales - 4 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £47,500 -
Bath - 3 £37,500 -
Somerset - 3 £37,500 -
Guildford +8 2 £71,250 +50.00%
Buckinghamshire -15 2 £40,500 -10.00%
Slough - 2 £39,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £41,250 -

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 160 (50.63%) Cisco
2 136 (43.04%) Firewall
3 134 (42.41%) IPv4
4 129 (40.82%) MPLS
5 115 (36.39%) OSPF
5 115 (36.39%) Juniper
6 108 (34.18%) BGP
7 102 (32.28%) LAN
7 102 (32.28%) WAN
8 101 (31.96%) TCP/IP
9 98 (31.01%) Telecoms
10 97 (30.70%) DNS
11 89 (28.16%) Linux
12 82 (25.95%) Internet
13 80 (25.32%) Cisco Certification
14 63 (19.94%) Windows
15 62 (19.62%) Load Balancing
16 61 (19.30%) VoIP
16 61 (19.30%) DHCP
16 61 (19.30%) CCNP
17 60 (18.99%) VPN
17 60 (18.99%) Bash Shell
18 57 (18.04%) Python
19 55 (17.41%) Network Security
20 50 (15.82%) UNIX
21 49 (15.51%) Degree
21 49 (15.51%) Multicast
22 48 (15.19%) VLAN
22 48 (15.19%) Finance
23 47 (14.87%) EIGRP

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 16 (5.06%) Lync
2 13 (4.11%) IIS
3 12 (3.80%) Apache
4 10 (3.16%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.53%) MS Exchange
6 6 (1.90%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.63%) nginx
8 1 (0.32%) Confluence
8 1 (0.32%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 25 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.16%) MS Office
3 4 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.48%) Office 365
2 10 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (2.85%) Google Apps
4 8 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.90%) SaaS
6 6 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.63%) PaaS
7 2 (0.63%) IaaS
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.32%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 136 (43.04%) Firewall
2 134 (42.41%) IPv4
3 129 (40.82%) MPLS
4 115 (36.39%) OSPF
5 108 (34.18%) BGP
6 102 (32.28%) LAN
6 102 (32.28%) WAN
7 101 (31.96%) TCP/IP
8 97 (30.70%) DNS
9 82 (25.95%) Internet
10 61 (19.30%) VoIP
10 61 (19.30%) DHCP
11 60 (18.99%) VPN
12 55 (17.41%) Network Security
13 49 (15.51%) Multicast
14 48 (15.19%) VLAN
15 47 (14.87%) EIGRP
16 42 (13.29%) IPsec
17 40 (12.66%) Cisco Nexus
18 35 (11.08%) IPX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.43%) NonStop SQL
2 13 (4.11%) MySQL
3 4 (1.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.63%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (7.59%) GCC
1 24 (7.59%) GDB
2 6 (1.90%) JIRA
3 4 (1.27%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.27%) Subversion
4 3 (0.95%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.95%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.63%) Gerrit
5 2 (0.63%) Valgrind
5 2 (0.63%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.32%) Hudson
6 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 98 (31.01%) Telecoms
2 48 (15.19%) Finance
3 25 (7.91%) Marketing
4 15 (4.75%) Banking
5 6 (1.90%) Electronics
5 6 (1.90%) Publishing
6 5 (1.58%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.63%) Games
8 1 (0.32%) Retail
8 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 83 (26.27%) Network Engineer
2 48 (15.19%) Consultant
3 46 (14.56%) Architect
4 36 (11.39%) Network Architect
5 31 (9.81%) Senior Network Engineer
6 27 (8.54%) Developer
7 25 (7.91%) C++ Developer
8 18 (5.70%) Administrator
8 18 (5.70%) Cloud Consultant
9 16 (5.06%) Security Consultant
9 16 (5.06%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (4.43%) Network Consultant
10 14 (4.43%) Designer
11 13 (4.11%) Analyst
12 12 (3.80%) Business Consultant
12 12 (3.80%) Senior Architect
13 11 (3.48%) Microsoft Consultant
13 11 (3.48%) Senior Network Architect
13 11 (3.48%) Operations Engineer
14 10 (3.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.54%) STL
2 24 (7.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 9 (2.85%) Middleware
4 4 (1.27%) Web Services
5 2 (0.63%) JPA
5 2 (0.63%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.32%) Spring
6 1 (0.32%) Ajax
6 1 (0.32%) LAMP
6 1 (0.32%) WAP
6 1 (0.32%) JMS
6 1 (0.32%) XML
6 1 (0.32%) WML
6 1 (0.32%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.70%) Client/Server
1 18 (5.70%) Mainframe
2 12 (3.80%) Open Source
3 10 (3.16%) PKI
4 8 (2.53%) Xbox
4 8 (2.53%) Economics
5 7 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.90%) Device Driver
6 6 (1.90%) Fixed Income
6 6 (1.90%) DTV
6 6 (1.90%) Derivative
7 4 (1.27%) Cryptography
8 3 (0.95%) Physics
8 3 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.95%) Smart Meter
8 3 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.95%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.63%) iDTV
9 2 (0.63%) CLARiiON
9 2 (0.63%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 89 (28.16%) Linux
2 63 (19.94%) Windows
3 50 (15.82%) UNIX
4 20 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (4.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (2.53%) CentOS
8 6 (1.90%) Debian
8 6 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.27%) SUSE
9 4 (1.27%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.27%) Android
9 4 (1.27%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (0.95%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.95%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.63%) Solaris
11 2 (0.63%) Fedora
11 2 (0.63%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.32%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (19.62%) Load Balancing
2 46 (14.56%) Network Architecture
3 42 (13.29%) Project Management
4 39 (12.34%) Network Design
5 32 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (9.18%) ITIL
6 29 (9.18%) Multithreading
7 27 (8.54%) Scrum
8 25 (7.91%) Performance Tuning
9 24 (7.59%) TDD
10 20 (6.33%) PRINCE2
11 18 (5.70%) Capacity Planning
12 17 (5.38%) Network Management
12 17 (5.38%) Business Continuity
13 16 (5.06%) Network Monitoring
14 13 (4.11%) Performance Monitoring
14 13 (4.11%) Business Continuity Planning
14 13 (4.11%) Service Delivery
14 13 (4.11%) BCP
15 12 (3.80%) Integration Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (18.99%) Bash Shell
2 57 (18.04%) Python
3 40 (12.66%) Ruby
4 36 (11.39%) C++
5 34 (10.76%) Perl
6 24 (7.59%) JavaScript
7 15 (4.75%) C
8 11 (3.48%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.22%) SQL
10 5 (1.58%) C#
11 3 (0.95%) Groovy
11 3 (0.95%) Java
11 3 (0.95%) PHP
11 3 (0.95%) Lisp
11 3 (0.95%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.95%) Embedded C
11 3 (0.95%) Embedded C++
12 2 (0.63%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.32%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 80 (25.32%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (19.30%) CCNP
3 49 (15.51%) Degree
4 38 (12.03%) Security Cleared
5 36 (11.39%) CCIE
6 34 (10.76%) SC Cleared
7 31 (9.81%) CCNA
8 20 (6.33%) CCSP
9 17 (5.38%) JNCIA
10 15 (4.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 15 (4.75%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (4.43%) CISSP
11 14 (4.43%) CISM
12 12 (3.80%) JNCIS
13 10 (3.16%) HND
14 8 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (2.53%) CCDP
15 3 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 3 (0.95%) JNCIE
15 3 (0.95%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (3.48%) ISO 9001
3 10 (3.16%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.95%) JTAG
5 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (6.65%) Active Directory
2 20 (6.33%) Forefront TMG
2 20 (6.33%) UAG
3 18 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (5.06%) vSphere
5 14 (4.43%) Snort
6 12 (3.80%) Hyper-V
7 8 (2.53%) Xen
8 3 (0.95%) XenServer
8 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.63%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.63%) vCloud
9 2 (0.63%) pfSense
10 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.32%) Postfix
10 1 (0.32%) Varnish
10 1 (0.32%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (1.27%) WSUS
1 4 (1.27%) Cacti
2 3 (0.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (0.95%) Backup Exec
2 3 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.63%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (0.63%) Nagios
3 2 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.63%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.32%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.32%) Puppet
4 1 (0.32%) Netcool
Vendors
1 160 (50.63%) Cisco
2 115 (36.39%) Juniper
3 47 (14.87%) Microsoft
4 37 (11.71%) HP
5 35 (11.08%) F5
6 30 (9.49%) Citrix
6 30 (9.49%) CheckPoint
7 22 (6.96%) VMware
8 15 (4.75%) Brocade
9 12 (3.80%) Sourcefire
10 11 (3.48%) Huawei
10 11 (3.48%) Google
10 11 (3.48%) Red Hat
11 8 (2.53%) Websense
11 8 (2.53%) Facebook
12 7 (2.22%) Dell
13 5 (1.58%) SAP
13 5 (1.58%) EMC
14 4 (1.27%) SolarWinds
15 3 (0.95%) ProCurve
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