The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 234 214 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 5 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.080% 0.11% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 0.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -5.74%
IPv6
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
976 786 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.64% 14.70% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 752 663 664
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,300 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IPv6
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

IPv6 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IPv6
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPv6 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

IPv6 Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

IPv6
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
Herefordshire - 2 £32,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £52,500 -
Coventry - 1 £55,000 -
Solihull - 1 £34,000 - 2
IPv6
England

IPv6
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (80.00%) IPv4
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Cognos Impromptu
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) PPP
4 1 (20.00%) CCIE
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) CCDA
4 1 (20.00%) Multicast
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) IPv4
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) Multicast
4 1 (20.00%) PPP
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Cognos Impromptu
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Technician
1 2 (40.00%) Data Technician
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCDA
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago