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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 743 833 838
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +5
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 140 133 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% 0.75% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 112 123 121
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -18.36%

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
15420 17807 20629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.24% 16.55% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12482 14720 16630
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +105 137 £45,000 -10.00% 19
London +66 44 £45,000 -10.00% 4
South East +75 35 £57,500 +43.75% 3
Berkshire +58 28 £57,500 +9.52% 3
Reading +49 18 £58,750 -2.08%
West Midlands -3 13 £47,500 +46.15% 3
North West -14 13 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Manchester -10 12 £34,250 -2.14% 2
Derbyshire +23 9 £45,000 -21.73% 1
East Midlands +17 9 £45,000 -6.25% 1
Derby - 9 £45,000 - 1
East of England +19 8 £35,000 +52.17% 2
Herefordshire - 8 £46,250 - 1
City of London +29 7 £47,500 -32.14%
Hertfordshire +10 7 £25,000 +8.69%
Hemel Hempstead +4 7 £25,000 +8.69%
Yorkshire +27 6 £29,500 -38.54% 1
South West +13 6 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Hampshire +8 6 £62,500 +25.00%
West Yorkshire - 5 £19,000 -
Leeds - 5 £19,000 -
Rochdale -14 4 £51,000 +45.71% 1
Cheadle - 4 £30,000 -
Hereford - 4 £47,500 - 1
Worcestershire - 4 £50,250 - 1
Malvern - 3 £50,500 - 1
Sale - 3 £28,500 -
Bristol +15 2 - -
Gloucestershire -13 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Somerset - 2 £52,500 - 2

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 157 (51.31%) IPv4
2 146 (47.71%) BGP
2 146 (47.71%) VPN
3 141 (46.08%) MPLS
4 140 (45.75%) Cisco
5 129 (42.16%) Linux
6 126 (41.18%) OSPF
7 116 (37.91%) Cisco Certification
8 112 (36.60%) Firewall
9 87 (28.43%) CCNP
10 86 (28.10%) Data Centre
11 85 (27.78%) Telecoms
12 79 (25.82%) Juniper
13 69 (22.55%) DNS
14 67 (21.90%) TCP/IP
15 65 (21.24%) Presales
16 63 (20.59%) Python
17 58 (18.95%) Huawei
18 55 (17.97%) Network Design
19 53 (17.32%) Windows
20 47 (15.36%) VLAN
21 45 (14.71%) Migration
22 44 (14.38%) Internet
22 44 (14.38%) Network Security
23 42 (13.73%) Unix
23 42 (13.73%) Perl
24 38 (12.42%) Broadband
25 37 (12.09%) Multicast
26 36 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
26 36 (11.76%) CCIE

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 19 (6.21%) OpenStack
2 6 (1.96%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.31%) IIS
4 4 (1.31%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.65%) Apache
5 2 (0.65%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 31 (10.13%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.54%) MS Office
3 19 (6.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.61%) IaaS
1 8 (2.61%) PaaS
2 5 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.98%) Mimecast
4 3 (0.98%) Office 365
5 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 157 (51.31%) IPv4
2 146 (47.71%) BGP
2 146 (47.71%) VPN
3 141 (46.08%) MPLS
4 126 (41.18%) OSPF
5 112 (36.60%) Firewall
6 69 (22.55%) DNS
7 67 (21.90%) TCP/IP
8 47 (15.36%) VLAN
9 44 (14.38%) Internet
9 44 (14.38%) Network Security
10 38 (12.42%) Broadband
11 37 (12.09%) Multicast
12 36 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
13 35 (11.44%) SSL
14 33 (10.78%) DHCP
14 33 (10.78%) VoIP
15 29 (9.48%) IPsec
15 29 (9.48%) TACACS
16 28 (9.15%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.58%) Cognos Impromptu
2 6 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (1.96%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.33%) InfluxDB
4 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.33%) Redis
4 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (7.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.65%) Buildbot
2 2 (0.65%) Selenium
General
1 85 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 26 (8.50%) Marketing
3 9 (2.94%) Finance
4 6 (1.96%) Legal
5 3 (0.98%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.65%) Banking
6 2 (0.65%) Retail
7 1 (0.33%) Advertising
7 1 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 73 (23.86%) Network Engineer
2 47 (15.36%) IP Engineer
3 27 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
4 26 (8.50%) Senior IP Engineer
5 19 (6.21%) Data Centre Engineer
6 18 (5.88%) Data Centre Technician
6 18 (5.88%) Presales Engineer
6 18 (5.88%) Security Engineer
6 18 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 17 (5.56%) Analyst
7 17 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
8 15 (4.90%) Test Engineer
9 14 (4.58%) Broadband Engineer
9 14 (4.58%) Data Technician
9 14 (4.58%) Network Analyst
10 13 (4.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 13 (4.25%) Designer
10 13 (4.25%) Network Designer
10 13 (4.25%) Network Support
11 12 (3.92%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.92%) 802.1X
2 8 (2.61%) CSS
2 8 (2.61%) HTML
2 8 (2.61%) jQuery
3 6 (1.96%) Ajax
3 6 (1.96%) Backbone.js
3 6 (1.96%) DOM
3 6 (1.96%) JSON
3 6 (1.96%) XHTML
3 6 (1.96%) XMPP
4 4 (1.31%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (1.31%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (1.31%) REST
4 4 (1.31%) RESTful
4 4 (1.31%) Web Services
5 2 (0.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (0.65%) Django
5 2 (0.65%) Regular Expression
5 2 (0.65%) RFC 2547
5 2 (0.65%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 86 (28.10%) Data Centre
2 26 (8.50%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.59%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.61%) Public Cloud
4 8 (2.61%) Replication
5 7 (2.29%) Cryptography
5 7 (2.29%) Private Cloud
6 6 (1.96%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (1.96%) PKI
6 6 (1.96%) W3C
7 5 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.63%) IPTV
7 5 (1.63%) IVR
8 4 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.98%) Cyber Attack
9 3 (0.98%) iPad
9 3 (0.98%) User Experience
10 2 (0.65%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 129 (42.16%) Linux
2 53 (17.32%) Windows
3 42 (13.73%) Unix
4 22 (7.19%) Windows Server
5 15 (4.90%) Debian
6 14 (4.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (3.59%) Android
7 11 (3.59%) Mac OS
7 11 (3.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (1.96%) FreeBSD
10 6 (1.96%) Solaris
10 6 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (1.31%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.65%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (21.24%) Presales
2 55 (17.97%) Network Design
3 45 (14.71%) Migration
4 27 (8.82%) Load Balancing
5 24 (7.84%) SIEM
6 23 (7.52%) Configuration Management
7 20 (6.54%) Change Management
8 17 (5.56%) Network Management
9 15 (4.90%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (4.90%) Information Security
9 15 (4.90%) ITIL
9 15 (4.90%) Network Planning
10 14 (4.58%) Software Engineering
11 12 (3.92%) Cybersecurity
11 12 (3.92%) Functional Testing
11 12 (3.92%) Mentoring
11 12 (3.92%) Non-Functional Testing
11 12 (3.92%) Test Automation
12 11 (3.59%) Multithreading
13 10 (3.27%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 63 (20.59%) Python
2 42 (13.73%) Perl
3 29 (9.48%) SQL
4 28 (9.15%) C
5 23 (7.52%) Bash Shell
6 21 (6.86%) C++
7 17 (5.56%) PHP
8 15 (4.90%) Groovy
9 11 (3.59%) C#
9 11 (3.59%) Embedded C
9 11 (3.59%) Embedded C++
9 11 (3.59%) Ruby
10 10 (3.27%) Tcl
11 8 (2.61%) Java
12 6 (1.96%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.98%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.98%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.65%) Lua
15 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 116 (37.91%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (28.43%) CCNP
3 36 (11.76%) CCIE
4 30 (9.80%) SC Cleared
4 30 (9.80%) Security Cleared
5 27 (8.82%) Degree
6 23 (7.52%) CISSP
7 22 (7.19%) CCNA
8 15 (4.90%) JNCIP
9 14 (4.58%) CCIP
9 14 (4.58%) CEH
9 14 (4.58%) CISM
9 14 (4.58%) CompTIA Security+
9 14 (4.58%) Security+ Certification
10 9 (2.94%) JNCIA
11 8 (2.61%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.31%) CISA
13 3 (0.98%) GCIA
13 3 (0.98%) GCIH
13 3 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.48%) PCI DSS
2 13 (4.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (3.59%) JTAG
4 10 (3.27%) QA
5 8 (2.61%) MISRA
6 6 (1.96%) ISAE 3402
6 6 (1.96%) SAS 70
7 5 (1.63%) SLA
8 1 (0.33%) GPG13
System Software
1 30 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 26 (8.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (5.88%) Snort
3 18 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (2.94%) Hyper-V
5 8 (2.61%) KVM
6 6 (1.96%) NFS
6 6 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (1.31%) XenApp
8 3 (0.98%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.65%) Docker
9 2 (0.65%) vSphere
10 1 (0.33%) Firmware
10 1 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (7.19%) Puppet
2 18 (5.88%) SCCM
3 17 (5.56%) Nagios
3 17 (5.56%) OpenNMS
3 17 (5.56%) RANCID
4 14 (4.58%) FortiGate
5 9 (2.94%) Cacti
6 8 (2.61%) SCOM
7 7 (2.29%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (1.96%) Ansible
8 6 (1.96%) Cisco UCCX
8 6 (1.96%) NetBackup
9 5 (1.63%) Cisco UCCE
9 5 (1.63%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 4 (1.31%) WSUS
11 3 (0.98%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 3 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (0.65%) Icinga
12 2 (0.65%) Nessus
12 2 (0.65%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 140 (45.75%) Cisco
2 79 (25.82%) Juniper
3 58 (18.95%) Huawei
4 34 (11.11%) VMware
5 31 (10.13%) Microsoft
6 30 (9.80%) Brocade
7 18 (5.88%) Ericsson
7 18 (5.88%) Foundry
7 18 (5.88%) ZyXEL
8 17 (5.56%) Nokia
9 14 (4.58%) Intel
9 14 (4.58%) NetApp
10 13 (4.25%) F5
11 10 (3.27%) CheckPoint
12 9 (2.94%) HP
12 9 (2.94%) Red Hat
13 8 (2.61%) Citrix
13 8 (2.61%) Cyberoam
13 8 (2.61%) Symantec
14 6 (1.96%) Veeam
Hereford, Herefordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on call, bonus, overtime and be
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorchester, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum bonuses, 28 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £27,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £27,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits and Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Crowthorne, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ripon, North Yorkshire
NYNET LTD
Salary: Up to £56,000 per annum Including on-call payment
Posted: 23 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago