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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 787 712 831
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +119
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 132 162 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% 0.73% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 81 126 54
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,750 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -6.32%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20417 22115 22353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.86% 19.89% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16165 17802 18660
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,500 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -66 122 £45,000 -4.25% 14
South East -30 54 £45,000 +12.50% 8
London -64 43 £52,500 - 5
Berkshire -12 27 £50,000 - 4
Reading -2 21 £52,500 - 3
South West +9 15 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Hampshire -20 15 £37,750 +4.86% 3
Basingstoke 0 13 £38,500 +6.94% 3
Surrey +9 10 £65,000 +44.44%
Bristol - 10 £32,500 -
City of London -29 9 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Manchester +2 5 £31,500 -11.26%
North West -2 5 £31,500 -11.26%
West Yorkshire - 5 - -
Leeds - 5 - -
Yorkshire - 5 - -
Harrow - 3 £52,500 -
Woking - 3 £55,000 -
Dorset - 3 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire +5 2 £47,500 -
Swindon -9 2 - -
Wiltshire -14 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £47,500 -
Wareham - 2 £42,500 -
Milton Keynes +13 1 - -
Wales 0 1 £40,000 -33.33%
Guildford -2 1 - -
South Wales -4 1 £40,000 -33.33%
Slough -5 1 £32,500 -38.09% 1
High Wycombe - 1 £47,500 -

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 112 (50.45%) TCP/IP
2 106 (47.75%) Cisco
3 101 (45.50%) IPv4
4 100 (45.05%) MPLS
5 93 (41.89%) OSPF
6 89 (40.09%) Firewall
7 81 (36.49%) Telecoms
7 81 (36.49%) Internet
8 79 (35.59%) LAN
8 79 (35.59%) BGP
9 78 (35.14%) Juniper
10 66 (29.73%) WAN
11 64 (28.83%) Linux
12 63 (28.38%) Cisco Certification
13 60 (27.03%) Windows
14 58 (26.13%) DNS
15 56 (25.23%) EIGRP
16 52 (23.42%) Network Design
17 51 (22.97%) UNIX
18 47 (21.17%) IPsec
18 47 (21.17%) VPLS
19 45 (20.27%) VoIP
19 45 (20.27%) VPN
20 44 (19.82%) DHCP
20 44 (19.82%) SNMP
21 43 (19.37%) Network Architecture
22 42 (18.92%) Multicast
22 42 (18.92%) CCNP
23 41 (18.47%) Degree
24 40 (18.02%) Load Balancing

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 17 (7.66%) Apache
2 13 (5.86%) IIS
2 13 (5.86%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.15%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.25%) Lync
5 3 (1.35%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.45%) SAS
6 1 (0.45%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.45%) nginx
6 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 20 (9.01%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.86%) MS Office
3 9 (4.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (3.15%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.70%) Google Apps
4 4 (1.80%) Office 365
4 4 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.35%) SaaS
5 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.45%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 112 (50.45%) TCP/IP
2 101 (45.50%) IPv4
3 100 (45.05%) MPLS
4 93 (41.89%) OSPF
5 89 (40.09%) Firewall
6 81 (36.49%) Internet
7 79 (35.59%) BGP
7 79 (35.59%) LAN
8 66 (29.73%) WAN
9 58 (26.13%) DNS
10 56 (25.23%) EIGRP
11 47 (21.17%) IPsec
11 47 (21.17%) VPLS
12 45 (20.27%) VPN
12 45 (20.27%) VoIP
13 44 (19.82%) DHCP
13 44 (19.82%) SNMP
14 42 (18.92%) Multicast
15 36 (16.22%) HSRP
15 36 (16.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.95%) MySQL
2 10 (4.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.80%) NonStop SQL
4 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.45%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.45%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (6.76%) Subversion
2 2 (0.90%) JIRA
2 2 (0.90%) CppUnit
2 2 (0.90%) Valgrind
3 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
General
1 81 (36.49%) Telecoms
2 32 (14.41%) Finance
3 13 (5.86%) Publishing
3 13 (5.86%) Marketing
4 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.35%) Banking
4 3 (1.35%) Electronics
5 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.45%) Automotive
6 1 (0.45%) Retail
6 1 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (22.07%) Architect
2 38 (17.12%) Network Engineer
3 34 (15.32%) Network Architect
4 32 (14.41%) Consultant
5 17 (7.66%) Security Consultant
6 16 (7.21%) Microsoft Consultant
7 15 (6.76%) Senior Network Engineer
8 13 (5.86%) Senior Security Consultant
8 13 (5.86%) Senior Consultant
8 13 (5.86%) Developer
8 13 (5.86%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
8 13 (5.86%) Designer
8 13 (5.86%) IP Engineer
9 12 (5.41%) C Developer
9 12 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
9 12 (5.41%) Administrator
10 11 (4.95%) Data Architect
11 10 (4.50%) Analyst
12 8 (3.60%) Network Designer
12 8 (3.60%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.15%) STL
2 6 (2.70%) Middleware
3 4 (1.80%) XML
4 3 (1.35%) HTML
5 2 (0.90%) CGI
5 2 (0.90%) HTML5
5 2 (0.90%) XML Messaging
5 2 (0.90%) SOAP
6 1 (0.45%) JPA
6 1 (0.45%) OAuth
6 1 (0.45%) OpenID
6 1 (0.45%) Sphinx
6 1 (0.45%) LAMP
6 1 (0.45%) SAML
6 1 (0.45%) CORBA
6 1 (0.45%) .NET
6 1 (0.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.81%) PKI
2 19 (8.56%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.60%) CLARiiON
4 6 (2.70%) Cryptography
4 6 (2.70%) Economics
4 6 (2.70%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.70%) Mainframe
4 6 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.70%) Device Driver
4 6 (2.70%) SCADA
4 6 (2.70%) Open Source
5 4 (1.80%) Physics
5 4 (1.80%) DTV
6 3 (1.35%) Xbox
7 2 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (0.90%) iPad
7 2 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.90%) Web 2.0
7 2 (0.90%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.45%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 64 (28.83%) Linux
2 60 (27.03%) Windows
3 51 (22.97%) UNIX
4 24 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (9.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (7.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (6.31%) Android
8 13 (5.86%) Solaris
9 8 (3.60%) SUSE
9 8 (3.60%) Mac OS X
10 7 (3.15%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.80%) Debian
12 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.90%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.45%) CentOS
13 1 (0.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (23.42%) Network Design
2 43 (19.37%) Network Architecture
3 40 (18.02%) Load Balancing
4 39 (17.57%) Project Management
5 25 (11.26%) Network Management
6 22 (9.91%) ITIL
6 22 (9.91%) Network Monitoring
7 21 (9.46%) Business Continuity
8 20 (9.01%) Business Continuity Planning
9 19 (8.56%) BCP
10 18 (8.11%) OO
10 18 (8.11%) Multithreading
11 17 (7.66%) Service Delivery
12 16 (7.21%) Change Management
13 15 (6.76%) Scrum
14 12 (5.41%) Project Planning
14 12 (5.41%) Software Architecture
14 12 (5.41%) Penetration Testing
14 12 (5.41%) TDD
14 12 (5.41%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (13.96%) Perl
2 28 (12.61%) Python
3 27 (12.16%) C
4 25 (11.26%) C++
5 18 (8.11%) Bash Shell
6 17 (7.66%) PHP
7 11 (4.95%) SQL
8 6 (2.70%) Assembly Language
9 5 (2.25%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.80%) C#
11 3 (1.35%) Java
11 3 (1.35%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.35%) Ruby
12 1 (0.45%) Korn
12 1 (0.45%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.45%) AWK
12 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.45%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 63 (28.38%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (18.92%) CCNP
3 41 (18.47%) Degree
4 37 (16.67%) CCIE
5 27 (12.16%) CCNA
6 17 (7.66%) CCDP
7 16 (7.21%) Security Cleared
8 14 (6.31%) JNCIA
8 14 (6.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (4.50%) SC Cleared
10 9 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (4.05%) CCSP
11 7 (3.15%) HND
12 6 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (1.35%) MBA
13 3 (1.35%) JNCIS
13 3 (1.35%) JNCIP
14 2 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.90%) CCDA
14 2 (0.90%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.25%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.25%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 23 (10.36%) Forefront TMG
2 23 (10.36%) UAG
3 20 (9.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (4.05%) Snort
5 8 (3.60%) VMware ESX
5 8 (3.60%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (2.70%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.70%) vSphere
7 4 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.80%) ISA Server
7 4 (1.80%) Squid
7 4 (1.80%) Xen
8 3 (1.35%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.45%) KVM
9 1 (0.45%) Varnish
9 1 (0.45%) XenServer
9 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (4.50%) Cacti
2 8 (3.60%) SolarWinds Orion
2 8 (3.60%) CiscoWorks
2 8 (3.60%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.90%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.45%) OpenView
4 1 (0.45%) Nagios
4 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.45%) WSUS
4 1 (0.45%) SCCM
4 1 (0.45%) SCOM
4 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.45%) Puppet
4 1 (0.45%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 106 (47.75%) Cisco
2 78 (35.14%) Juniper
3 28 (12.61%) Microsoft
4 25 (11.26%) Websense
5 23 (10.36%) VMware
6 21 (9.46%) Citrix
6 21 (9.46%) F5
7 20 (9.01%) CheckPoint
8 19 (8.56%) HP
9 13 (5.86%) Red Hat
10 11 (4.95%) BT
11 10 (4.50%) IBM
11 10 (4.50%) EMC
11 10 (4.50%) Nokia
11 10 (4.50%) SolarWinds
12 8 (3.60%) LogRhythm
12 8 (3.60%) Avaya
13 7 (3.15%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 7 (3.15%) Dell
13 7 (3.15%) Radianz
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