Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for IPv6 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IPv6 over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1006 888 989
Rank change year-on-year -118 +101 +28
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 138 264 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.085% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% 0.94% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 121 211 238
England median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £20,500 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £62,500 £68,750
UK median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.44% -10.00% +5.26%

IPv6 is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 25,071 28,193 32,643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.44% 16.92% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 20,468 23,052 27,292
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IPv6
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing IPv6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for IPv6 in England

IPv6
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for IPv6 in England

IPv6
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IPv6 in England over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for IPv6 in England

IPv6
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the England region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -42 38 £50,000 +11.11% 9
North of England +12 36 £47,500 -6.86% 11
North West +3 34 £47,500 -6.86% 11
South East -23 34 £37,500 -25.00% 11
South West +26 15 £34,712 -30.58%
East of England -6 12 £23,000 -34.29% 2
Midlands -23 3 £22,500 -50.00% 2
West Midlands -23 3 £22,500 -50.00% 2
Yorkshire +28 2 £36,742 +24.55%
IPv6
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 across the England region with a requirement for IPv6.

1 100 (72.46%) IPv4
2 88 (63.77%) OSPF
2 88 (63.77%) BGP
3 81 (58.70%) Cisco
4 77 (55.80%) VPN
5 66 (47.83%) MPLS
6 65 (47.10%) Juniper
6 65 (47.10%) Firewall
7 61 (44.20%) Ethernet
8 54 (39.13%) DNS
9 51 (36.96%) HSRP
10 48 (34.78%) Telecoms
11 47 (34.06%) Cisco Certification
12 43 (31.16%) Wi-Fi
12 43 (31.16%) VLAN
13 40 (28.99%) IPsec
13 40 (28.99%) CCNP
14 37 (26.81%) TCP/IP
15 36 (26.09%) LAN
15 36 (26.09%) Internet
16 33 (23.91%) Data Centre
17 32 (23.19%) Network Management
17 32 (23.19%) VoIP
17 32 (23.19%) Linux
18 31 (22.46%) WAN
18 31 (22.46%) DHCP
18 31 (22.46%) Active Directory
19 29 (21.01%) Cacti
20 28 (20.29%) Python
21 27 (19.57%) VRRP

IPv6
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (3.62%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.45%) IIS
3 1 (0.72%) Apache
3 1 (0.72%) Confluence
3 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) HipChat
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (7.97%) SaaS
4 7 (5.07%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (2.17%) Office 365
7 1 (0.72%) G Suite
7 1 (0.72%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 100 (72.46%) IPv4
2 88 (63.77%) BGP
2 88 (63.77%) OSPF
3 77 (55.80%) VPN
4 66 (47.83%) MPLS
5 65 (47.10%) Firewall
6 61 (44.20%) Ethernet
7 54 (39.13%) DNS
8 51 (36.96%) HSRP
9 43 (31.16%) VLAN
9 43 (31.16%) Wi-Fi
10 40 (28.99%) IPsec
11 37 (26.81%) TCP/IP
12 36 (26.09%) Internet
12 36 (26.09%) LAN
13 32 (23.19%) VoIP
14 31 (22.46%) DHCP
14 31 (22.46%) WAN
15 27 (19.57%) VRRP
16 24 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.14%) Cognos Impromptu
2 4 (2.90%) MySQL
3 3 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.45%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.45%) Redis
5 1 (0.72%) InfluxDB
5 1 (0.72%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (13.77%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.72%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.72%) GitLab
2 1 (0.72%) JIRA
2 1 (0.72%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.72%) MSBuild
2 1 (0.72%) Subversion
General
1 48 (34.78%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.70%) Finance
3 7 (5.07%) Electronics
3 7 (5.07%) Military
4 2 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (0.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 61 (44.20%) Network Engineer
2 23 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 14 (10.14%) Data Centre Engineer
3 14 (10.14%) Data Centre Technician
3 14 (10.14%) Data Technician
3 14 (10.14%) Juniper Engineer
4 12 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
5 10 (7.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (6.52%) Designer
6 9 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (6.52%) Network Designer
6 9 (6.52%) Support Engineer
7 8 (5.80%) Architect
7 8 (5.80%) IP Engineer
8 6 (4.35%) Integration Engineer
8 6 (4.35%) Network Support
8 6 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
8 6 (4.35%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 6 (4.35%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (4.35%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.14%) RFC 2547
2 11 (7.97%) 802.1X
2 11 (7.97%) XMPP
3 7 (5.07%) Web Services
4 3 (2.17%) .NET
5 2 (1.45%) CSS
5 2 (1.45%) Node.js
5 2 (1.45%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.45%) REST
6 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.72%) Jinja
6 1 (0.72%) RESTful
6 1 (0.72%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 33 (23.91%) Data Centre
2 19 (13.77%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 10 (7.25%) PKI
5 9 (6.52%) DataPower
5 9 (6.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 9 (6.52%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 7 (5.07%) Mobile Computing
7 6 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (4.35%) MPEG
7 6 (4.35%) STB
7 6 (4.35%) Video on Demand
8 5 (3.62%) Driving Licence
9 3 (2.17%) Blog
9 3 (2.17%) CCTV
9 3 (2.17%) Podcast
10 2 (1.45%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.45%) Machine to Machine
10 2 (1.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 32 (23.19%) Linux
2 21 (15.22%) Unix
3 15 (10.87%) Windows
4 11 (7.97%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (3.62%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.45%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.72%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.72%) Solaris
8 1 (0.72%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.19%) Network Management
2 26 (18.84%) Network Design
3 20 (14.49%) Change Management
4 18 (13.04%) Load Balancing
5 16 (11.59%) Configuration Management
6 15 (10.87%) Kalman Filter
7 13 (9.42%) Network Planning
8 11 (7.97%) DevOps
8 11 (7.97%) Mathematics
9 9 (6.52%) ITIL
9 9 (6.52%) Proactive Monitoring
9 9 (6.52%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (5.80%) Business Development
10 8 (5.80%) Process Management
10 8 (5.80%) Test Automation
11 7 (5.07%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (5.07%) Web Filtering
12 6 (4.35%) CRM
12 6 (4.35%) Regression Testing
12 6 (4.35%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 28 (20.29%) Python
2 23 (16.67%) Perl
3 16 (11.59%) C
3 16 (11.59%) PHP
3 16 (11.59%) SQL
4 7 (5.07%) C++
5 6 (4.35%) Embedded C
5 6 (4.35%) Embedded C++
6 4 (2.90%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.17%) Java
7 3 (2.17%) VBScript
8 1 (0.72%) C#
8 1 (0.72%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.72%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 47 (34.06%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (28.99%) CCNP
3 27 (19.57%) Degree
4 20 (14.49%) JNCIP
5 19 (13.77%) CCIE
6 17 (12.32%) CCNA
7 11 (7.97%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (6.52%) SC Cleared
8 9 (6.52%) Security Cleared
9 7 (5.07%) CCIP
10 6 (4.35%) CISSP
11 5 (3.62%) CCA
11 5 (3.62%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (3.62%) JNCIE
11 5 (3.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (2.90%) DV Cleared
13 3 (2.17%) CCDP
14 1 (0.72%) CISM
14 1 (0.72%) JNCIA
14 1 (0.72%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.59%) PCI DSS
2 6 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (22.46%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.97%) VMware NSX
3 4 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.17%) Docker
5 2 (1.45%) XenApp
6 1 (0.72%) bhyve
6 1 (0.72%) KVM
6 1 (0.72%) NFS
6 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (21.01%) Cacti
2 19 (13.77%) Puppet
3 17 (12.32%) Nagios
4 16 (11.59%) OpenNMS
4 16 (11.59%) RANCID
4 16 (11.59%) SCCM
5 12 (8.70%) Cisco Prime
6 9 (6.52%) Cisco CUCM
7 8 (5.80%) SCOM
7 8 (5.80%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (2.17%) Ansible
8 3 (2.17%) FortiGate
8 3 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.45%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.72%) Grafana
10 1 (0.72%) Icinga
10 1 (0.72%) Netcool
10 1 (0.72%) StackStorm
10 1 (0.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 81 (58.70%) Cisco
2 65 (47.10%) Juniper
3 23 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 21 (15.22%) Huawei
5 20 (14.49%) SolarWinds
6 19 (13.77%) Ericsson
7 18 (13.04%) Palo Alto
8 17 (12.32%) Citrix
9 15 (10.87%) VMware
10 11 (7.97%) IBM
11 10 (7.25%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (6.52%) F5
13 8 (5.80%) Brocade
13 8 (5.80%) Foundry
13 8 (5.80%) ZyXEL
14 6 (4.35%) BT
14 6 (4.35%) WatchGuard
15 5 (3.62%) Barracuda Networks
15 5 (3.62%) Forcepoint
15 5 (3.62%) Sophos