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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 94 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.75% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £59,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -17.07%
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
306 218 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.09% 21.65% 21.91%
Number of salaries quoted 237 187 229
Average salary £38,400 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,000 £55,000
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
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 5 March 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 5 March 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 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) MPLS
3 13 (76.47%) BGP
4 12 (70.59%) IPv4
5 11 (64.71%) Firewall
6 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (52.94%) CCIE
8 8 (47.06%) OSPF
8 8 (47.06%) Load Balancing
8 8 (47.06%) Network Architecture
9 7 (41.18%) F5
9 7 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (41.18%) VPN
10 6 (35.29%) Linux
10 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
10 6 (35.29%) Data Mining
10 6 (35.29%) LAN
10 6 (35.29%) WAN
10 6 (35.29%) IBM
10 6 (35.29%) Mobile Marketing
10 6 (35.29%) Low Latency
10 6 (35.29%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (35.29%) PaaS
10 6 (35.29%) Big Data
10 6 (35.29%) VPLS
10 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (35.29%) Marketing
10 6 (35.29%) Advertising
11 5 (29.41%) BIG-IP
11 5 (29.41%) NetScaler

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (35.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) MPLS
2 13 (76.47%) BGP
3 12 (70.59%) IPv4
4 11 (64.71%) Firewall
5 8 (47.06%) OSPF
6 7 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (41.18%) VPN
7 6 (35.29%) LAN
7 6 (35.29%) WAN
7 6 (35.29%) VPLS
8 5 (29.41%) BIG-IP
8 5 (29.41%) NetScaler
9 4 (23.53%) Internet
9 4 (23.53%) SAN
9 4 (23.53%) DNS
9 4 (23.53%) FTP
9 4 (23.53%) NAS
10 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (17.65%) IPsec
11 2 (11.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Data Mining
1 6 (35.29%) Big Data
General
1 6 (35.29%) Marketing
1 6 (35.29%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Architect
1 9 (52.94%) Network Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Senior Network Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Network Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Network Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Load Balancing
1 8 (47.06%) Network Architecture
2 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
2 6 (35.29%) Mobile Marketing
2 6 (35.29%) Low Latency
2 6 (35.29%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Product Management
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (52.94%) CCIE
3 4 (23.53%) CCNP
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) JNCIS
5 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) NFS
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) F5
3 6 (35.29%) IBM
4 5 (29.41%) SolarWinds
4 5 (29.41%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
5 3 (17.65%) Juniper
6 1 (5.88%) EMC