The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 99 - 91
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 10 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.75% - 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.41% - 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £59,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -9.09%
IPv6
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
293 216 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 22.05% 19.74% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 235 195 191
Average salary £38,400 £38,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,650 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,400 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPv6 across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

IPv6
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPv6 across the Wales region.

IPv6 Salary Trend in Wales

IPv6
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPv6 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

IPv6 Salary Histogram in Wales

IPv6
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
South Wales - 10 £59,000 -
IPv6
UK

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) MPLS
2 12 (85.71%) IPv4
3 10 (71.43%) BGP
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (64.29%) CCIE
5 8 (57.14%) Firewall
5 8 (57.14%) Network Architecture
6 7 (50.00%) VPN
7 6 (42.86%) Linux
7 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
7 6 (42.86%) Data Mining
7 6 (42.86%) LAN
7 6 (42.86%) WAN
7 6 (42.86%) IBM
7 6 (42.86%) Big Data
7 6 (42.86%) Mobile Marketing
7 6 (42.86%) Low Latency
7 6 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (42.86%) VPLS
7 6 (42.86%) PaaS
7 6 (42.86%) Advertising
7 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (42.86%) Marketing
8 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
8 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
8 5 (35.71%) OSPF
9 4 (28.57%) Internet
9 4 (28.57%) SAN
9 4 (28.57%) DNS

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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.

Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) IPv4
1 12 (85.71%) MPLS
2 10 (71.43%) BGP
3 8 (57.14%) Firewall
4 7 (50.00%) VPN
5 6 (42.86%) LAN
5 6 (42.86%) WAN
5 6 (42.86%) VPLS
6 5 (35.71%) OSPF
7 4 (28.57%) SAN
7 4 (28.57%) Internet
7 4 (28.57%) DNS
7 4 (28.57%) FTP
7 4 (28.57%) NAS
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (21.43%) IPsec
9 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP
9 2 (14.29%) DHCP
9 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Data Mining
1 6 (42.86%) Big Data
General
1 6 (42.86%) Advertising
1 6 (42.86%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Network Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) Architect
4 5 (35.71%) Network Architect
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Architect
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Network Architecture
2 6 (42.86%) Mobile Marketing
2 6 (42.86%) Low Latency
2 6 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
4 2 (14.29%) Product Management
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (64.29%) CCIE
3 4 (28.57%) CCNP
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) JNCIS
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) NFS
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) IBM
3 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
4 4 (28.57%) F5
5 3 (21.43%) Juniper
6 2 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
7 1 (7.14%) EMC