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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 790 815 848
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +33
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 127 136 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 0.72% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 114 110 116
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £50,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +16.27%

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
16797 19014 20511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.08% 17.82% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13907 15291 16398
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
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 31 May 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 May 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 +19 118 £45,000 -10.00% 10
London -11 43 £47,500 -5.00% 2
South East +42 39 £40,000 -13.51% 3
Berkshire +26 32 £40,000 -34.69% 2
Reading +15 19 £40,000 -40.74% 2
East of England +25 9 £25,000 -50.00% 1
South West +8 9 £70,000 +43.58% 1
Somerset - 9 £70,000 -
Bath - 9 £70,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +28 8 £25,000 -3.84%
Hertfordshire +16 8 £25,000 -50.00%
Yorkshire +3 8 £45,000 -10.00% 2
West Midlands -3 8 £34,000 +13.33% 1
City of London +48 7 £42,500 -15.00%
Slough +12 7 £25,000 -
North Yorkshire 0 5 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Surrey - 5 £65,000 -
Harrogate +16 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Telford -14 3 £42,500 +41.66%
Shropshire -18 3 £42,500 +41.66%
North West +16 2 £35,250 -12.96%
Leeds +2 2 £35,000 -30.00%
West Yorkshire -7 2 £35,000 -30.00%
Hounslow - 2 £45,000 -
Newbury - 2 £61,250 -
Solihull - 2 £34,000 - 1
Herefordshire - 2 £32,000 -
Hampshire +1 1 £40,000 -7.83% 1
Wales +1 1 £37,500 -50.00%
South Wales 0 1 £37,500 -50.00%

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 173 (62.23%) IPv4
2 158 (56.83%) VPN
3 139 (50.00%) MPLS
4 135 (48.56%) BGP
5 131 (47.12%) Cisco
6 126 (45.32%) Linux
7 117 (42.09%) Firewall
8 113 (40.65%) Cisco Certification
9 109 (39.21%) Data Centre
10 101 (36.33%) OSPF
11 83 (29.86%) CCNP
12 82 (29.50%) WAN
13 79 (28.42%) VMware
14 76 (27.34%) VLAN
15 69 (24.82%) Juniper
16 59 (21.22%) Telecoms
17 58 (20.86%) DNS
18 57 (20.50%) VMware Infrastructure
19 52 (18.71%) LAN
20 51 (18.35%) CCNA
21 50 (17.99%) Cisco Nexus
22 49 (17.63%) TCP/IP
23 47 (16.91%) VoIP
24 46 (16.55%) Presales
25 45 (16.19%) IPsec
26 42 (15.11%) Windows
27 39 (14.03%) Migration
28 38 (13.67%) Unix
28 38 (13.67%) Perl
28 38 (13.67%) EIGRP

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 27 (9.71%) Apache
2 18 (6.47%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (3.60%) IBM Domino
4 6 (2.16%) IIS
5 5 (1.80%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.72%) JBoss
6 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.36%) nginx
7 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.36%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (4.68%) MS Office
1 13 (4.68%) MS Visio
2 12 (4.32%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.80%) Mimecast
2 4 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.44%) Office 365
3 3 (1.08%) IaaS
3 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.72%) PaaS
4 2 (0.72%) SaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.36%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 173 (62.23%) IPv4
2 158 (56.83%) VPN
3 139 (50.00%) MPLS
4 135 (48.56%) BGP
5 117 (42.09%) Firewall
6 101 (36.33%) OSPF
7 82 (29.50%) WAN
8 76 (27.34%) VLAN
9 58 (20.86%) DNS
10 52 (18.71%) LAN
11 50 (17.99%) Cisco Nexus
12 49 (17.63%) TCP/IP
13 47 (16.91%) VoIP
14 45 (16.19%) IPsec
15 38 (13.67%) EIGRP
16 37 (13.31%) Internet
16 37 (13.31%) Wireless
17 33 (11.87%) Cisco ASA
18 32 (11.51%) Network Security
19 29 (10.43%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.43%) MySQL
2 26 (9.35%) Cognos Impromptu
3 9 (3.24%) InfluxDB
4 7 (2.52%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.08%) Big Data
5 3 (1.08%) Redis
6 2 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.72%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.72%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.36%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (4.32%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.24%) Jenkins
2 9 (3.24%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.72%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 59 (21.22%) Telecoms
2 17 (6.12%) Marketing
3 11 (3.96%) Finance
4 5 (1.80%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.44%) Advertising
5 4 (1.44%) Electronics
5 4 (1.44%) German Language
5 4 (1.44%) Italian Language
6 2 (0.72%) Legal
7 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.36%) Back Office
7 1 (0.36%) Games
7 1 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 92 (33.09%) Network Engineer
2 41 (14.75%) Senior Network Engineer
3 36 (12.95%) Cisco Engineer
3 36 (12.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 28 (10.07%) Administrator
4 28 (10.07%) Data Centre Engineer
4 28 (10.07%) Data Centre Technician
4 28 (10.07%) Systems Administrator
5 26 (9.35%) Data Technician
6 24 (8.63%) Consultant
7 23 (8.27%) Linux Administrator
7 23 (8.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 17 (6.12%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 17 (6.12%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 15 (5.40%) Telecoms Administrator
10 13 (4.68%) Developer
11 12 (4.32%) Network Consultant
11 12 (4.32%) Systems Engineer
12 11 (3.96%) Linux Engineer
13 10 (3.60%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.99%) LAMP
2 11 (3.96%) CSS
3 10 (3.60%) HTML
4 9 (3.24%) HTML5
4 9 (3.24%) RESTful
4 9 (3.24%) Web Services
5 4 (1.44%) 802.1X
5 4 (1.44%) JMS
6 3 (1.08%) Ajax
6 3 (1.08%) XMPP
7 2 (0.72%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (0.72%) JAAS
7 2 (0.72%) Java EE
7 2 (0.72%) JMX
7 2 (0.72%) JNDI
7 2 (0.72%) JPA
7 2 (0.72%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (0.72%) RFC 2547
7 2 (0.72%) Spring
8 1 (0.36%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 109 (39.21%) Data Centre
2 28 (10.07%) Private Cloud
3 13 (4.68%) IPTV
3 13 (4.68%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.24%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.24%) PKI
5 7 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.16%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.80%) Clustering
7 5 (1.80%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.80%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.44%) CMDB
8 4 (1.44%) Replication
9 3 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.72%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.36%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.36%) PMI
11 1 (0.36%) Tandem
11 1 (0.36%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 126 (45.32%) Linux
2 42 (15.11%) Windows
3 38 (13.67%) Unix
4 19 (6.83%) Windows Server
5 12 (4.32%) Debian
6 10 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (3.24%) FreeBSD
8 8 (2.88%) Solaris
8 8 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (1.80%) CentOS
12 4 (1.44%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (1.08%) CatOS
14 2 (0.72%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.36%) SUSE
15 1 (0.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.36%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (16.55%) Presales
2 39 (14.03%) Migration
3 31 (11.15%) ITIL
4 29 (10.43%) Load Balancing
5 28 (10.07%) Open Source
6 24 (8.63%) Fault Management
7 23 (8.27%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (7.55%) Product Management
9 19 (6.83%) High Availability
10 15 (5.40%) Time Management
11 13 (4.68%) Mentoring
11 13 (4.68%) Network Design
11 13 (4.68%) Validation
12 12 (4.32%) Customer Engagement
13 11 (3.96%) Incident Management
13 11 (3.96%) Network Monitoring
13 11 (3.96%) Project Management
14 10 (3.60%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (3.60%) DevOps
14 10 (3.60%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 38 (13.67%) Perl
2 25 (8.99%) PHP
3 20 (7.19%) Python
4 18 (6.47%) SQL
5 17 (6.12%) PowerShell
6 14 (5.04%) Java
7 9 (3.24%) Groovy
8 8 (2.88%) Tcl
9 7 (2.52%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.44%) C++
11 2 (0.72%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.72%) Ruby
12 1 (0.36%) C
12 1 (0.36%) C#
12 1 (0.36%) Korn
12 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.36%) VB
12 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 113 (40.65%) Cisco Certification
2 83 (29.86%) CCNP
3 51 (18.35%) CCNA
4 32 (11.51%) CCIE
5 19 (6.83%) Degree
6 14 (5.04%) CCIP
7 10 (3.60%) CISSP
8 8 (2.88%) CCSP
9 7 (2.52%) Security Cleared
10 6 (2.16%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.44%) CCA
12 4 (1.44%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (1.44%) RHCA
12 4 (1.44%) RHCE
12 4 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.08%) CEH
13 3 (1.08%) Check Point Certification
13 3 (1.08%) JNCIE
13 3 (1.08%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.68%) QA
2 10 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.52%) SLA
4 3 (1.08%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.36%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.36%) SAS 70
System Software
1 57 (20.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (7.91%) Hyper-V
3 17 (6.12%) Active Directory
4 11 (3.96%) Docker
4 11 (3.96%) NFS
5 8 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.80%) XenApp
7 4 (1.44%) Snort
7 4 (1.44%) vCloud
8 3 (1.08%) Corosync
8 3 (1.08%) Firmware
8 3 (1.08%) Postfix
8 3 (1.08%) ProxySG
8 3 (1.08%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.72%) vSphere
10 1 (0.36%) flannel
10 1 (0.36%) pfSense
10 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (3.60%) Ansible
2 9 (3.24%) FortiGate
2 9 (3.24%) SCCM
3 6 (2.16%) Puppet
3 6 (2.16%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (1.80%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (1.44%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (1.44%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.08%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (1.08%) RSA enVision
7 2 (0.72%) SCOM
8 1 (0.36%) Cacti
8 1 (0.36%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.36%) Mesos
8 1 (0.36%) Nagios
8 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.36%) TrustSec
8 1 (0.36%) WSUS
8 1 (0.36%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 131 (47.12%) Cisco
2 79 (28.42%) VMware
3 69 (24.82%) Juniper
4 30 (10.79%) Microsoft
5 28 (10.07%) F5
6 21 (7.55%) CheckPoint
7 17 (6.12%) Palo Alto
8 16 (5.76%) Brocade
9 15 (5.40%) Citrix
9 15 (5.40%) HP
9 15 (5.40%) Red Hat
10 14 (5.04%) SolarWinds
11 12 (4.32%) Aruba
11 12 (4.32%) Symantec
12 10 (3.60%) Avaya
13 8 (2.88%) ArcSight
13 8 (2.88%) Huawei
14 7 (2.52%) GFI Software
14 7 (2.52%) NetApp
14 7 (2.52%) Remedy
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (home-working after probation)
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
TDA Group
Salary: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago