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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 771 781 742
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -39
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 140 113 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% 0.59% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 118 77 116
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,350 £37,300 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%

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
20525 19142 22807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.82% 17.24% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16486 15250 18853
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 28 November 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 November 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 -19 129 £50,000 - 18
South East +23 51 £40,000 -27.27% 7
London +4 31 £55,000 -11.82% 4
Berkshire +35 30 £57,500 +4.54% 3
Reading +29 24 £57,500 -19.29% 1
East of England -25 11 £54,000 +8.00%
South West -5 10 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Yorkshire -26 10 £36,000 - 3
West Midlands -4 7 £60,000 +69.01%
Wales - 7 £59,500 -
South Wales - 7 £59,500 -
West Yorkshire -9 6 £36,000 - 1
Leeds -12 6 £36,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 6 £51,250 -
City of London +16 5 £75,000 +27.65% 2
Cardiff - 5 £60,000 -
Bristol - 5 £67,500 - 1
Birmingham -17 4 £60,000 -
Essex -17 4 £85,000 +119.35%
Hampshire -18 4 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Peterborough - 4 £49,500 -
Basingstoke +7 3 £40,000 +19.40%
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 3 £60,000 +73.91%
North East -12 3 £60,000 +73.91%
Tyne and Wear -16 3 £60,000 +73.91%
East Midlands - 3 £55,000 - 1
Shropshire - 3 £30,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £50,000 -
Slough - 3 £49,500 - 1
Swindon - 3 £50,000 -

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 167 (52.85%) Cisco
2 165 (52.22%) MPLS
3 151 (47.78%) IPv4
4 150 (47.47%) BGP
5 146 (46.20%) Firewall
6 133 (42.09%) OSPF
7 100 (31.65%) Linux
8 93 (29.43%) Cisco Certification
9 87 (27.53%) Juniper
10 84 (26.58%) TCP/IP
11 82 (25.95%) CCNP
12 80 (25.32%) VPN
12 80 (25.32%) Telecoms
13 73 (23.10%) WAN
14 70 (22.15%) Network Security
15 69 (21.84%) VLAN
16 63 (19.94%) LAN
17 62 (19.62%) Cisco Nexus
18 59 (18.67%) Python
19 58 (18.35%) DNS
20 54 (17.09%) Ruby
21 51 (16.14%) Continuous Integration
21 51 (16.14%) Bash Shell
21 51 (16.14%) C++
22 50 (15.82%) VoIP
22 50 (15.82%) IPsec
22 50 (15.82%) F5
22 50 (15.82%) Security Cleared
23 48 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
24 47 (14.87%) Internet

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 8 (2.53%) Apache
2 4 (1.27%) nginx
2 4 (1.27%) Confluence
2 4 (1.27%) MediaWiki
3 3 (0.95%) Lync
3 3 (0.95%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.63%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.63%) Node.js
4 2 (0.63%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.32%) IIS
5 1 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.95%) Google Apps
2 3 (0.95%) Office 365
3 2 (0.63%) PaaS
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 165 (52.22%) MPLS
2 151 (47.78%) IPv4
3 150 (47.47%) BGP
4 146 (46.20%) Firewall
5 133 (42.09%) OSPF
6 84 (26.58%) TCP/IP
7 80 (25.32%) VPN
8 73 (23.10%) WAN
9 70 (22.15%) Network Security
10 69 (21.84%) VLAN
11 63 (19.94%) LAN
12 62 (19.62%) Cisco Nexus
13 58 (18.35%) DNS
14 50 (15.82%) VoIP
14 50 (15.82%) IPsec
15 47 (14.87%) Internet
16 43 (13.61%) Cisco IOS
17 37 (11.71%) Ethernet
18 35 (11.08%) SSL
19 33 (10.44%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.38%) MySQL
2 11 (3.48%) NonStop SQL
3 6 (1.90%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.27%) Big Data
5 4 (1.27%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.63%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.63%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.32%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.32%) MS Access
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (11.39%) GCC
1 36 (11.39%) GDB
2 12 (3.80%) Subversion
3 8 (2.53%) JIRA
3 8 (2.53%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.22%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.27%) Hudson
6 3 (0.95%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
General
1 80 (25.32%) Telecoms
2 39 (12.34%) Finance
3 28 (8.86%) Marketing
4 13 (4.11%) Banking
5 8 (2.53%) Games
6 4 (1.27%) Multimedia
7 3 (0.95%) Billing
7 3 (0.95%) Advertising
8 2 (0.63%) Electronics
8 2 (0.63%) Retail
9 1 (0.32%) Legal
9 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 91 (28.80%) Network Engineer
2 46 (14.56%) Consultant
3 43 (13.61%) Architect
4 42 (13.29%) Developer
5 37 (11.71%) C++ Developer
6 35 (11.08%) Network Architect
7 33 (10.44%) Senior Network Engineer
8 25 (7.91%) Network Consultant
9 16 (5.06%) Security Architect
9 16 (5.06%) Network Security Architect
10 15 (4.75%) Administrator
10 15 (4.75%) Security Consultant
11 14 (4.43%) Systems Administrator
11 14 (4.43%) Team Leader
12 13 (4.11%) Business Consultant
12 13 (4.11%) Designer
12 13 (4.11%) Network Team Leader
12 13 (4.11%) Linux Engineer
12 13 (4.11%) Cloud Consultant
13 12 (3.80%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (12.03%) STL
2 36 (11.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 7 (2.22%) Web Services
3 7 (2.22%) XML
4 6 (1.90%) REST
5 4 (1.27%) HTML
5 4 (1.27%) .NET
5 4 (1.27%) SOAP
5 4 (1.27%) LAMP
5 4 (1.27%) XMPP
5 4 (1.27%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.95%) Middleware
6 3 (0.95%) Ajax
7 2 (0.63%) CSS
8 1 (0.32%) WML
8 1 (0.32%) JMS
8 1 (0.32%) WAP
8 1 (0.32%) CGI
8 1 (0.32%) Spring
8 1 (0.32%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.06%) User Experience
2 16 (5.06%) Economics
3 13 (4.11%) Client/Server
3 13 (4.11%) Mainframe
4 7 (2.22%) Device Driver
4 7 (2.22%) Open Source
5 5 (1.58%) Cryptography
6 4 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.27%) Derivative
6 4 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.27%) Wiki
6 4 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (1.27%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.95%) iDTV
7 3 (0.95%) BBC
7 3 (0.95%) Fixed Income
7 3 (0.95%) Smart Meter
7 3 (0.95%) Video Editing
7 3 (0.95%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 100 (31.65%) Linux
2 46 (14.56%) Windows
3 31 (9.81%) UNIX
4 18 (5.70%) CentOS
5 11 (3.48%) Debian
6 8 (2.53%) Mac OS X
6 8 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.90%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.27%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.95%) Android
9 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.63%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.63%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.63%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.32%) uClinux
11 1 (0.32%) SUSE
11 1 (0.32%) OpenBSD
11 1 (0.32%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (16.14%) Continuous Integration
2 48 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (13.92%) Project Management
4 42 (13.29%) Network Architecture
5 40 (12.66%) Multithreading
5 40 (12.66%) TDD
5 40 (12.66%) Scrum
6 38 (12.03%) Load Balancing
7 37 (11.71%) Performance Tuning
8 20 (6.33%) Kalman Filter
9 19 (6.01%) Network Design
10 18 (5.70%) Capacity Planning
11 17 (5.38%) Service Delivery
12 16 (5.06%) Configuration Management
12 16 (5.06%) SWOT Analysis
12 16 (5.06%) DevOps
13 14 (4.43%) Software Engineering
13 14 (4.43%) ITIL
14 13 (4.11%) Business Development
14 13 (4.11%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (18.67%) Python
2 54 (17.09%) Ruby
3 51 (16.14%) C++
3 51 (16.14%) Bash Shell
4 38 (12.03%) JavaScript
5 19 (6.01%) Perl
6 15 (4.75%) SQL
6 15 (4.75%) C
7 13 (4.11%) Java
8 7 (2.22%) Shell Script
9 6 (1.90%) C#
9 6 (1.90%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.27%) PHP
11 3 (0.95%) Assembly Language
12 2 (0.63%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.63%) Embedded C++
12 2 (0.63%) Scala
12 2 (0.63%) Groovy
13 1 (0.32%) Lisp
13 1 (0.32%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 93 (29.43%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (25.95%) CCNP
3 50 (15.82%) Security Cleared
4 44 (13.92%) SC Cleared
5 41 (12.97%) CCIE
6 31 (9.81%) CCNA
7 19 (6.01%) Degree
8 17 (5.38%) CCIP
9 11 (3.48%) CISSP
10 9 (2.85%) CCDP
10 9 (2.85%) JNCIE
11 6 (1.90%) JNCIS
11 6 (1.90%) CCDA
12 5 (1.58%) JNCIA
12 5 (1.58%) CISM
13 4 (1.27%) CCVP
13 4 (1.27%) HND
14 3 (0.95%) CCSP
14 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.95%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 15 (4.75%) ISO 9001
2 11 (3.48%) QA
2 11 (3.48%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.53%) SLA
4 4 (1.27%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.63%) JTAG
System Software
1 15 (4.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.85%) vSphere
3 6 (1.90%) ProxySG
4 4 (1.27%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.27%) Samba
4 4 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.27%) Postfix
4 4 (1.27%) XenServer
5 2 (0.63%) Snort
5 2 (0.63%) pfSense
6 1 (0.32%) Xen
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.32%) NFS
6 1 (0.32%) Firmware
6 1 (0.32%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.32%) UAG
Systems Management
1 16 (5.06%) FortiGate
2 11 (3.48%) Puppet
2 11 (3.48%) ZABBIX
3 5 (1.58%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (1.27%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.95%) Ansible
5 3 (0.95%) Salt
6 2 (0.63%) Nagios
6 2 (0.63%) WSUS
6 2 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.32%) Cacti
7 1 (0.32%) OpenNMS
7 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 167 (52.85%) Cisco
2 87 (27.53%) Juniper
3 50 (15.82%) F5
4 41 (12.97%) CheckPoint
5 26 (8.23%) Microsoft
5 26 (8.23%) HP
5 26 (8.23%) Citrix
6 19 (6.01%) VMware
7 16 (5.06%) Brocade
8 12 (3.80%) Huawei
9 7 (2.22%) Blue Coat
10 6 (1.90%) Google
10 6 (1.90%) BMC
10 6 (1.90%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.90%) SevOne
11 5 (1.58%) Riverbed
12 4 (1.27%) Dell
13 3 (0.95%) EMC
13 3 (0.95%) IBM
13 3 (0.95%) Tandberg
Farnborough, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kent
Intapeople
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Michael Page Technology
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pure IT Associates Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Gate Hampton Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West England
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 6 days ago
South East England
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Smartgames Technologies Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits & 10% bonus pac
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago