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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 722 767 768
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +1
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 175 110 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.85% 0.59% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 135 92 93
Average salary £45,000 £51,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,231 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £60,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

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
20589 18513 22291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.03% 17.33% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16291 15059 18257
Average salary £43,044 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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
(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 +69 169 £45,000 -13.46% 15
South East +27 68 £40,000 -26.60% 5
London +8 58 £47,500 -24.00% 4
Berkshire +22 37 £50,000 -8.25% 2
Reading +15 22 £53,750 -28.33% 2
South West -9 22 £37,500 -6.25%
Surrey +4 13 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Hampshire -12 12 £39,500 -43.57% 1
Basingstoke +2 10 £39,500 +17.91% 1
Yorkshire - 10 £36,000 - 1
East of England -9 9 £45,000 +20.00% 2
West Yorkshire - 9 £36,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 9 £37,500 -
Leeds - 9 £36,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 8 £44,500 - 2
City of London -12 7 £70,000 +16.66% 1
Bristol -8 6 £42,500 +13.33%
Wiltshire - 6 £55,000 -
Swindon - 6 £55,000 -
Cambridge - 4 £40,000 - 1
Peterborough - 4 £49,500 - 1
Guildford +6 2 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Cardiff - 2 £57,500 -
South Wales - 2 £57,500 -
Wales - 2 £57,500 -
Ipswich +7 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Suffolk +6 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Wareham 0 1 £42,500 -
Kent -1 1 - - 1
Dorset -1 1 £42,500 -

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 177 (53.15%) Cisco
2 150 (45.05%) IPv4
3 146 (43.84%) MPLS
4 145 (43.54%) Firewall
5 136 (40.84%) BGP
6 122 (36.64%) OSPF
7 118 (35.44%) Juniper
8 99 (29.73%) Linux
9 94 (28.23%) WAN
10 91 (27.33%) Telecoms
11 87 (26.13%) Cisco Certification
11 87 (26.13%) TCP/IP
12 83 (24.92%) LAN
13 80 (24.02%) DNS
14 72 (21.62%) CCNP
15 69 (20.72%) Python
16 65 (19.52%) Windows
16 65 (19.52%) Internet
17 64 (19.22%) Bash Shell
18 59 (17.72%) Load Balancing
18 59 (17.72%) Network Security
19 56 (16.82%) Cisco Nexus
20 55 (16.52%) VLAN
20 55 (16.52%) VPN
21 54 (16.22%) VoIP
22 51 (15.32%) C++
22 51 (15.32%) Ruby
23 50 (15.02%) F5
23 50 (15.02%) DHCP
24 49 (14.71%) Security Cleared

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 14 (4.20%) Lync
2 8 (2.40%) IIS
2 8 (2.40%) Apache
2 8 (2.40%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.80%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.30%) Confluence
5 1 (0.30%) MediaWiki
5 1 (0.30%) nginx
5 1 (0.30%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.10%) MS Office
3 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.30%) Office 365
2 7 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.80%) SaaS
3 6 (1.80%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.60%) IaaS
4 2 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 150 (45.05%) IPv4
2 146 (43.84%) MPLS
3 145 (43.54%) Firewall
4 136 (40.84%) BGP
5 122 (36.64%) OSPF
6 94 (28.23%) WAN
7 87 (26.13%) TCP/IP
8 83 (24.92%) LAN
9 80 (24.02%) DNS
10 65 (19.52%) Internet
11 59 (17.72%) Network Security
12 56 (16.82%) Cisco Nexus
13 55 (16.52%) VLAN
13 55 (16.52%) VPN
14 54 (16.22%) VoIP
15 50 (15.02%) DHCP
16 43 (12.91%) Cisco IOS
16 43 (12.91%) Ethernet
17 42 (12.61%) IPsec
18 36 (10.81%) IPX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.11%) NonStop SQL
2 9 (2.70%) MySQL
3 5 (1.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.60%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (10.51%) GCC
1 35 (10.51%) GDB
2 6 (1.80%) JIRA
3 5 (1.50%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.20%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.90%) Gerrit
5 3 (0.90%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.90%) Subversion
6 1 (0.30%) Valgrind
6 1 (0.30%) Hudson
6 1 (0.30%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
General
1 91 (27.33%) Telecoms
2 47 (14.11%) Finance
3 30 (9.01%) Marketing
4 15 (4.50%) Banking
5 6 (1.80%) Electronics
6 5 (1.50%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.20%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.90%) Publishing
9 2 (0.60%) Games
9 2 (0.60%) Retail
10 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.30%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 96 (28.83%) Network Engineer
2 53 (15.92%) Consultant
3 38 (11.41%) Senior Network Engineer
3 38 (11.41%) Developer
4 36 (10.81%) C++ Developer
5 32 (9.61%) Architect
6 27 (8.11%) Network Architect
7 21 (6.31%) Cloud Consultant
8 20 (6.01%) Network Consultant
9 16 (4.80%) Security Consultant
10 15 (4.50%) Administrator
11 14 (4.20%) Operations Engineer
11 14 (4.20%) Business Consultant
12 13 (3.90%) Systems Administrator
12 13 (3.90%) Network Security Consultant
12 13 (3.90%) Designer
13 11 (3.30%) Team Leader
14 10 (3.00%) Security Architect
14 10 (3.00%) Network Security Architect
14 10 (3.00%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (11.41%) STL
2 35 (10.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 6 (1.80%) Middleware
4 5 (1.50%) XML
5 4 (1.20%) HTML
5 4 (1.20%) XMPP
6 3 (0.90%) Web Services
7 2 (0.60%) JPA
7 2 (0.60%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.30%) Ajax
8 1 (0.30%) Spring
8 1 (0.30%) CGI
8 1 (0.30%) WAP
8 1 (0.30%) JMS
8 1 (0.30%) WML
8 1 (0.30%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.91%) User Experience
2 21 (6.31%) Client/Server
2 21 (6.31%) Mainframe
3 17 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.00%) Open Source
4 10 (3.00%) Economics
5 7 (2.10%) Device Driver
6 6 (1.80%) Fixed Income
6 6 (1.80%) DTV
6 6 (1.80%) Derivative
6 6 (1.80%) Xbox
7 4 (1.20%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.20%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.20%) PKI
8 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.90%) Smart Meter
8 3 (0.90%) Video Editing
8 3 (0.90%) SCADA
8 3 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.90%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 99 (29.73%) Linux
2 65 (19.52%) Windows
3 46 (13.81%) UNIX
4 13 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.70%) CentOS
6 8 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (2.10%) Debian
8 6 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.20%) Android
9 4 (1.20%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (1.20%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.90%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.90%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.60%) Fedora
11 2 (0.60%) SUSE
11 2 (0.60%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.30%) uClinux
12 1 (0.30%) OpenWrt
12 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (17.72%) Load Balancing
2 43 (12.91%) Continuous Integration
3 41 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (12.01%) Multithreading
4 40 (12.01%) Network Architecture
5 38 (11.41%) Project Management
6 36 (10.81%) Scrum
6 36 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
7 35 (10.51%) TDD
8 31 (9.31%) ITIL
9 19 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
10 18 (5.41%) Service Delivery
10 18 (5.41%) PRINCE2
11 16 (4.80%) Kalman Filter
11 16 (4.80%) Performance Monitoring
12 15 (4.50%) Business Development
13 14 (4.20%) Marketing Strategy
13 14 (4.20%) Strategic Planning
13 14 (4.20%) Network Design
14 13 (3.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 69 (20.72%) Python
2 64 (19.22%) Bash Shell
3 51 (15.32%) C++
3 51 (15.32%) Ruby
4 35 (10.51%) JavaScript
5 31 (9.31%) Perl
6 17 (5.11%) C
7 15 (4.50%) PowerShell
8 8 (2.40%) C#
9 7 (2.10%) Java
10 4 (1.20%) SQL
11 3 (0.90%) Groovy
11 3 (0.90%) Lisp
11 3 (0.90%) Assembly Language
11 3 (0.90%) Embedded C
11 3 (0.90%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.30%) Korn
12 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.30%) Tcl
12 1 (0.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 87 (26.13%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (21.62%) CCNP
3 49 (14.71%) Security Cleared
4 45 (13.51%) Degree
5 43 (12.91%) SC Cleared
6 37 (11.11%) CCIE
7 29 (8.71%) CCNA
8 18 (5.41%) CCSP
9 14 (4.20%) CISSP
9 14 (4.20%) CISM
10 13 (3.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 13 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (3.90%) CCIP
10 13 (3.90%) JNCIA
11 12 (3.60%) JNCIS
12 11 (3.30%) HND
13 6 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (1.50%) CCVP
15 4 (1.20%) CCDP
16 3 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 18 (5.41%) ISO 9001
2 14 (4.20%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.20%) QA
4 3 (0.90%) JTAG
5 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (6.01%) vSphere
2 19 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (5.11%) Active Directory
4 15 (4.50%) Forefront TMG
4 15 (4.50%) UAG
5 12 (3.60%) Snort
6 11 (3.30%) Hyper-V
7 8 (2.40%) Xen
8 3 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.90%) XenServer
8 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.60%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.60%) pfSense
9 2 (0.60%) vCloud
10 1 (0.30%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.30%) Postfix
10 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.30%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (3.30%) FortiGate
2 6 (1.80%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.20%) WSUS
3 4 (1.20%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (0.90%) Cacti
4 3 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.90%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.60%) Nagios
5 2 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.30%) Puppet
6 1 (0.30%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.30%) OpenNMS
6 1 (0.30%) Netcool
Vendors
1 177 (53.15%) Cisco
2 118 (35.44%) Juniper
3 50 (15.02%) F5
4 43 (12.91%) Microsoft
5 41 (12.31%) HP
6 36 (10.81%) CheckPoint
7 34 (10.21%) Citrix
8 23 (6.91%) VMware
9 16 (4.80%) Brocade
10 14 (4.20%) Huawei
11 12 (3.60%) Sourcefire
12 9 (2.70%) Google
12 9 (2.70%) Red Hat
13 8 (2.40%) Dell
14 6 (1.80%) Facebook
15 5 (1.50%) SAP
16 4 (1.20%) EMC
16 4 (1.20%) Riverbed
17 3 (0.90%) Zoho
17 3 (0.90%) ProCurve
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