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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 741 834 789
Rank change year-on-year
+93 -45
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 173 146 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.05% 0.79% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 139 132 150
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,150 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -

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
16432 18378 20925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.86% 16.77% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13589 15242 16553
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 31 August 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 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
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 +60 163 £47,500 -5.00% 6
London +24 68 £47,500 -5.00% 1
South East +25 46 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Berkshire +1 21 £28,500 -55.29% 2
Surrey +46 16 £76,000 +94.87%
North West - 14 £60,000 - 3
Manchester - 14 £60,000 - 2
East of England +30 13 £25,000 +8.69%
Rochdale - 13 £60,000 - 1
Hounslow +18 12 £45,000 -14.28%
Reading -3 12 £57,500 -14.81% 2
City of London +49 10 £54,250 +8.50%
Hertfordshire +25 10 £25,000 +8.69%
Hemel Hempstead +5 10 £25,000 +8.69%
West Midlands -4 10 £42,500 +34.92%
Hampshire +15 7 £40,000 +14.28%
South West -8 6 £50,000 -28.57%
Somerset - 6 £50,000 -
Shropshire - 6 £42,500 -
Bath - 6 £50,000 -
Slough +23 5 £25,000 +8.69%
Sheffield +24 4 £43,000 -28.33%
South Yorkshire +16 4 £43,000 -28.33%
Yorkshire +5 4 £43,000 -4.44%
Basingstoke -13 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Telford - 4 £42,500 -
Winchester - 3 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 3 £48,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £48,000 -
Derbyshire +26 2 £40,000 -33.33%

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 188 (62.67%) VPN
2 178 (59.33%) IPv4
3 139 (46.33%) Cisco
4 135 (45.00%) BGP
5 128 (42.67%) Data Centre
6 120 (40.00%) MPLS
7 117 (39.00%) Firewall
8 111 (37.00%) Cisco Certification
9 109 (36.33%) Linux
10 85 (28.33%) CCNP
10 85 (28.33%) OSPF
11 78 (26.00%) Juniper
12 74 (24.67%) TCP/IP
13 63 (21.00%) VLAN
14 58 (19.33%) Windows
15 52 (17.33%) DNS
16 51 (17.00%) Telecoms
17 50 (16.67%) VMware
18 48 (16.00%) Presales
19 45 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
20 43 (14.33%) Broadband
21 41 (13.67%) Python
21 41 (13.67%) Huawei
22 40 (13.33%) CCIE
23 39 (13.00%) Unix
23 39 (13.00%) Migration
24 38 (12.67%) Microsoft
24 38 (12.67%) Internet
24 38 (12.67%) VMware Infrastructure
25 37 (12.33%) IPsec

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 15 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (2.00%) OpenStack
3 5 (1.67%) IIS
4 4 (1.33%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.33%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.00%) IBM Domino
6 2 (0.67%) Apache
6 2 (0.67%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.33%) JBoss
7 1 (0.33%) nginx
7 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (4.33%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.67%) MS Office
3 9 (3.00%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.33%) MS Project
5 1 (0.33%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (1.33%) Mimecast
1 4 (1.33%) Office 365
2 3 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.33%) IaaS
4 1 (0.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 188 (62.67%) VPN
2 178 (59.33%) IPv4
3 135 (45.00%) BGP
4 120 (40.00%) MPLS
5 117 (39.00%) Firewall
6 85 (28.33%) OSPF
7 74 (24.67%) TCP/IP
8 63 (21.00%) VLAN
9 52 (17.33%) DNS
10 45 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
11 43 (14.33%) Broadband
12 38 (12.67%) Internet
13 37 (12.33%) IPsec
14 36 (12.00%) Multicast
15 35 (11.67%) VPLS
16 34 (11.33%) Network Security
16 34 (11.33%) WAN
17 32 (10.67%) Ethernet
18 30 (10.00%) SSL
19 28 (9.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.33%) Cognos Impromptu
2 8 (2.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.67%) Redis
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 22 (7.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.33%) Selenium
2 1 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 51 (17.00%) Telecoms
2 23 (7.67%) Marketing
3 8 (2.67%) Finance
4 7 (2.33%) Legal
5 4 (1.33%) Advertising
5 4 (1.33%) German Language
5 4 (1.33%) Italian Language
6 2 (0.67%) Banking
6 2 (0.67%) Retail
7 1 (0.33%) Electronics
7 1 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 67 (22.33%) Network Engineer
2 32 (10.67%) Data Centre Engineer
2 32 (10.67%) IP Engineer
3 31 (10.33%) Data Centre Technician
4 26 (8.67%) Systems Engineer
5 24 (8.00%) Data Technician
5 24 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 21 (7.00%) Analyst
6 21 (7.00%) Network Analyst
7 20 (6.67%) Consultant
8 18 (6.00%) Cisco Engineer
8 18 (6.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 18 (6.00%) Presales Engineer
9 17 (5.67%) Server Engineer
10 16 (5.33%) DevOps Engineer
11 14 (4.67%) Senior IP Engineer
12 13 (4.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 12 (4.00%) Information Officer
13 12 (4.00%) Information Security Officer
13 12 (4.00%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.00%) RESTful
1 15 (5.00%) Web Services
2 9 (3.00%) CSS
3 8 (2.67%) HTML
3 8 (2.67%) jQuery
4 7 (2.33%) Ajax
4 7 (2.33%) Backbone.js
4 7 (2.33%) DOM
4 7 (2.33%) JSON
4 7 (2.33%) XHTML
5 4 (1.33%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (1.33%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (1.33%) RFC 2547
6 3 (1.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (1.00%) REST
6 3 (1.00%) STL
6 3 (1.00%) XMPP
7 2 (0.67%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.67%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.33%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 128 (42.67%) Data Centre
2 22 (7.33%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.33%) IPTV
4 14 (4.67%) Public Cloud
5 13 (4.33%) Private Cloud
6 11 (3.67%) Replication
7 10 (3.33%) Management Information System
8 9 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (2.33%) Data Structures
9 7 (2.33%) W3C
10 6 (2.00%) Clustering
11 5 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (1.67%) PKI
12 3 (1.00%) CMDB
12 3 (1.00%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.33%) EqualLogic
13 1 (0.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 1 (0.33%) iPad
13 1 (0.33%) Tandem
13 1 (0.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 109 (36.33%) Linux
2 58 (19.33%) Windows
3 39 (13.00%) Unix
4 31 (10.33%) Windows Server
5 22 (7.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (6.00%) Debian
7 15 (5.00%) FreeBSD
8 13 (4.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (3.67%) Windows 2000 Server
10 11 (3.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (2.00%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.33%) Solaris
13 3 (1.00%) VyOS
14 2 (0.67%) Android
14 2 (0.67%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.33%) CentOS
15 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.33%) SUSE
15 1 (0.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (16.00%) Presales
2 39 (13.00%) Migration
3 36 (12.00%) Network Design
4 29 (9.67%) Load Balancing
5 27 (9.00%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (8.67%) ITIL
7 22 (7.33%) SIEM
8 19 (6.33%) Configuration Management
8 19 (6.33%) DevOps
9 18 (6.00%) Change Management
10 17 (5.67%) Product Management
11 15 (5.00%) Information Security
11 15 (5.00%) Open Source
11 15 (5.00%) TDD
12 14 (4.67%) Network Management
12 14 (4.67%) Service Delivery
13 12 (4.00%) Internal Audit
14 11 (3.67%) Customer Engagement
14 11 (3.67%) Network Planning
14 11 (3.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 41 (13.67%) Python
2 24 (8.00%) Perl
3 23 (7.67%) SQL
4 20 (6.67%) Java
5 19 (6.33%) C
6 17 (5.67%) Groovy
7 14 (4.67%) PHP
8 12 (4.00%) Bash Shell
9 11 (3.67%) PowerShell
10 10 (3.33%) C++
11 7 (2.33%) JavaScript
12 6 (2.00%) Tcl
13 4 (1.33%) Ruby
14 3 (1.00%) C#
14 3 (1.00%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.67%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.67%) Embedded C++
16 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.33%) VB
16 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 111 (37.00%) Cisco Certification
2 85 (28.33%) CCNP
3 40 (13.33%) CCIE
4 35 (11.67%) CCNA
5 34 (11.33%) Degree
6 26 (8.67%) CISSP
7 21 (7.00%) CCIP
8 17 (5.67%) CEH
8 17 (5.67%) CISM
8 17 (5.67%) CompTIA Security+
8 17 (5.67%) Security+ Certification
9 16 (5.33%) SC Cleared
9 16 (5.33%) Security Cleared
10 7 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (2.00%) JNCIS
12 5 (1.67%) CISA
13 4 (1.33%) CCA
13 4 (1.33%) CCSP
13 4 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (1.33%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.00%) QA
2 20 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (6.33%) PCI DSS
4 8 (2.67%) SLA
5 7 (2.33%) ISAE 3402
5 7 (2.33%) SAS 70
6 2 (0.67%) JTAG
7 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.33%) MISRA
7 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (12.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (8.00%) Active Directory
3 23 (7.67%) VMware ESXi
4 20 (6.67%) Snort
5 18 (6.00%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (5.00%) Hyper-V
7 11 (3.67%) NFS
8 6 (2.00%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.33%) KVM
9 4 (1.33%) XenApp
10 2 (0.67%) Docker
10 2 (0.67%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.33%) Firmware
11 1 (0.33%) flannel
11 1 (0.33%) pfSense
11 1 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 20 (6.67%) Puppet
2 19 (6.33%) FortiGate
3 16 (5.33%) Ansible
4 15 (5.00%) SCCM
5 14 (4.67%) Nagios
6 13 (4.33%) OpenNMS
6 13 (4.33%) RANCID
7 11 (3.67%) NetBackup
8 9 (3.00%) Cacti
8 9 (3.00%) SCOM
9 5 (1.67%) Failover Clustering
9 5 (1.67%) WSUS
10 4 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (1.00%) Cisco UCCX
11 3 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (0.67%) Nessus
12 2 (0.67%) Nmap
12 2 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.67%) RSA enVision
13 1 (0.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 139 (46.33%) Cisco
2 78 (26.00%) Juniper
3 50 (16.67%) VMware
4 41 (13.67%) Huawei
5 38 (12.67%) Microsoft
6 25 (8.33%) Brocade
7 21 (7.00%) NetApp
8 18 (6.00%) Symantec
9 17 (5.67%) Intel
10 15 (5.00%) Nokia
10 15 (5.00%) Red Hat
11 13 (4.33%) CheckPoint
11 13 (4.33%) Ericsson
11 13 (4.33%) F5
11 13 (4.33%) Foundry
11 13 (4.33%) ZyXEL
12 11 (3.67%) Veeam
13 10 (3.33%) HP
14 8 (2.67%) Palo Alto
15 7 (2.33%) Citrix
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