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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 98 105 98
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.30% 0.077% 0.080%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.19% 0.44% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £75,000 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +8.43%
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
335 227 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.04% 17.53% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 288 188 240
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 22 May 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 4 £75,000 +87.50% 1
IPv6
UK

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) MPLS
1 15 (100.00%) BGP
2 10 (66.67%) OSPF
2 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) Citrix
3 9 (60.00%) BIG-IP
3 9 (60.00%) Load Balancing
3 9 (60.00%) Product Management
3 9 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 9 (60.00%) F5
3 9 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (60.00%) Spanning Tree
3 9 (60.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (40.00%) IPv4
5 5 (33.33%) Advertising
5 5 (33.33%) IBM
5 5 (33.33%) CCIE
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 5 (33.33%) Data Mining
5 5 (33.33%) Mobile Marketing
5 5 (33.33%) Low Latency
5 5 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (33.33%) Big Data
5 5 (33.33%) PaaS

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (33.33%) PaaS
2 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (26.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) MPLS
1 15 (100.00%) BGP
2 10 (66.67%) OSPF
2 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 9 (60.00%) BIG-IP
3 9 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (60.00%) Spanning Tree
4 6 (40.00%) IPv4
5 5 (33.33%) VPLS
6 3 (20.00%) NAS
6 3 (20.00%) SAN
7 1 (6.67%) Network Security
7 1 (6.67%) IPsec
7 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
7 1 (6.67%) VPN
7 1 (6.67%) ATM
7 1 (6.67%) LAN
7 1 (6.67%) VoIP
7 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 5 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 5 (33.33%) Advertising
1 5 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Network Architect
1 9 (60.00%) Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (60.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 9 (60.00%) Product Management
2 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (33.33%) Mobile Marketing
2 5 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 5 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCIE
3 4 (26.67%) CCNP
3 4 (26.67%) SAP Certification
4 1 (6.67%) JNCIS
4 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (26.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) Citrix
2 9 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 9 (60.00%) F5
3 5 (33.33%) IBM
4 4 (26.67%) SAP
4 4 (26.67%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper