Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1001 891 1023
Rank change year-on-year -110 +132 -39
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 150 325 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.089% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% 1.06% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 127 267 231
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 26638 30581 34788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.77% 17.04% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 21700 25241 28931
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,000
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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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
South East -4 45 £45,000 -18.18% 1
London -66 44 £67,500 +42.11%
North of England -11 23 £47,500 +1.60% 5
North West -7 21 £47,500 -6.86% 5
South West +13 20 £34,712 -30.58%
East of England -7 10 £23,000 -8.00%
Midlands +24 8 £57,356 +34.96%
West Midlands +3 8 £57,356 +34.96%
Yorkshire +17 2 £36,742 -14.55%
IPv6
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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.

1 118 (78.67%) IPv4
2 87 (58.00%) OSPF
2 87 (58.00%) BGP
3 74 (49.33%) VPN
4 73 (48.67%) Cisco
5 72 (48.00%) Firewall
6 61 (40.67%) MPLS
7 59 (39.33%) Juniper
8 58 (38.67%) Cisco Certification
9 51 (34.00%) Linux
10 48 (32.00%) DNS
11 47 (31.33%) WAN
12 46 (30.67%) Ethernet
13 44 (29.33%) IPsec
14 43 (28.67%) Network Design
14 43 (28.67%) CCNP
15 42 (28.00%) LAN
16 41 (27.33%) DHCP
16 41 (27.33%) Degree
17 37 (24.67%) Wi-Fi
18 35 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
19 34 (22.67%) CCIE
20 31 (20.67%) Unix
20 31 (20.67%) Internet
20 31 (20.67%) HSRP
21 29 (19.33%) SolarWinds
21 29 (19.33%) Wireless
21 29 (19.33%) Network Security
22 28 (18.67%) VLAN
22 28 (18.67%) Data Centre

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 4 (2.67%) Confluence
2 3 (2.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.33%) IIS
3 2 (1.33%) nginx
3 2 (1.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.67%) Apache
4 1 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (12.00%) SaaS
3 9 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (4.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (4.67%) Office 365
5 5 (3.33%) IaaS
5 5 (3.33%) PaaS
5 5 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (2.00%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.33%) GitHub
8 1 (0.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 118 (78.67%) IPv4
2 87 (58.00%) BGP
2 87 (58.00%) OSPF
3 74 (49.33%) VPN
4 72 (48.00%) Firewall
5 61 (40.67%) MPLS
6 48 (32.00%) DNS
7 47 (31.33%) WAN
8 46 (30.67%) Ethernet
9 44 (29.33%) IPsec
10 42 (28.00%) LAN
11 41 (27.33%) DHCP
12 37 (24.67%) Wi-Fi
13 35 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
14 31 (20.67%) HSRP
14 31 (20.67%) Internet
15 29 (19.33%) Network Security
15 29 (19.33%) Wireless
16 28 (18.67%) VLAN
17 27 (18.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.00%) Cognos Impromptu
2 8 (5.33%) MySQL
3 7 (4.67%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.67%) InfluxDB
5 2 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.33%) Redis
5 2 (1.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.67%) Big Data
6 1 (0.67%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.00%) Subversion
3 4 (2.67%) JIRA
4 1 (0.67%) GitLab
4 1 (0.67%) MSBuild
General
1 27 (18.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.00%) Finance
3 8 (5.33%) Military
4 6 (4.00%) Electronics
5 3 (2.00%) Marketing
6 1 (0.67%) Advertising
6 1 (0.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 66 (44.00%) Network Engineer
2 29 (19.33%) Juniper Engineer
3 28 (18.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 24 (16.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 18 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 17 (11.33%) IP Engineer
7 14 (9.33%) Architect
8 13 (8.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 13 (8.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 11 (7.33%) Integration Engineer
9 11 (7.33%) IP Network Engineer
9 11 (7.33%) Software Integration Engineer
10 10 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (6.00%) Data Centre Engineer
11 9 (6.00%) Data Centre Technician
11 9 (6.00%) Data Technician
11 9 (6.00%) IT Engineer
12 8 (5.33%) Senior Core Network Engineer
12 8 (5.33%) Senior IP Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.00%) 802.1X
2 16 (10.67%) XMPP
3 7 (4.67%) Web Services
4 5 (3.33%) JSON
4 5 (3.33%) RFC 2547
4 5 (3.33%) WAP
5 3 (2.00%) .NET
6 2 (1.33%) Apache Axis
6 2 (1.33%) CSS
6 2 (1.33%) HTML
6 2 (1.33%) Node.js
6 2 (1.33%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.33%) REST
7 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.67%) Data Centre
2 23 (15.33%) Computer Science
3 18 (12.00%) PKI
4 16 (10.67%) Management Information System
5 11 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (7.33%) DataPower
5 11 (7.33%) Mobile Computing
5 11 (7.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 8 (5.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (4.00%) MPEG
7 6 (4.00%) STB
7 6 (4.00%) Video on Demand
8 5 (3.33%) Driving Licence
8 5 (3.33%) Internet of Things
8 5 (3.33%) Replication
9 4 (2.67%) Machine to Machine
10 2 (1.33%) NHS
11 1 (0.67%) CCTV
11 1 (0.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 51 (34.00%) Linux
2 31 (20.67%) Unix
3 15 (10.00%) Windows
4 9 (6.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (3.33%) CentOS
6 5 (3.33%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.33%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.67%) Debian
8 1 (0.67%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (28.67%) Network Design
2 22 (14.67%) Load Balancing
3 20 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
3 20 (13.33%) Network Management
4 15 (10.00%) DevOps
4 15 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 14 (9.33%) Change Management
5 14 (9.33%) ITIL
5 14 (9.33%) Web Filtering
6 13 (8.67%) Network Planning
7 12 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (8.00%) Test Automation
8 11 (7.33%) Business Development
8 11 (7.33%) Systems Analysis
9 10 (6.67%) Change Control
9 10 (6.67%) Project Management
10 9 (6.00%) Adaptive Security
10 9 (6.00%) High Availability
10 9 (6.00%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (6.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.00%) C
2 23 (15.33%) Python
3 14 (9.33%) C++
3 14 (9.33%) Perl
4 9 (6.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (4.00%) Embedded C
5 6 (4.00%) Embedded C++
6 5 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 5 (3.33%) PHP
6 5 (3.33%) SQL
7 4 (2.67%) Java
8 3 (2.00%) C#
8 3 (2.00%) Go
8 3 (2.00%) Ruby
8 3 (2.00%) Rust
8 3 (2.00%) Scala
9 2 (1.33%) VBScript
10 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (38.67%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (28.67%) CCNP
3 41 (27.33%) Degree
4 34 (22.67%) CCIE
5 14 (9.33%) CCNA
6 13 (8.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (8.67%) JNCIP
7 12 (8.00%) Security Cleared
8 11 (7.33%) SC Cleared
9 7 (4.67%) CCA
9 7 (4.67%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (4.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (4.00%) DV Cleared
11 5 (3.33%) CISSP
11 5 (3.33%) JNCIE
12 4 (2.67%) CCIP
13 3 (2.00%) CCDP
14 2 (1.33%) JNCIA
15 1 (0.67%) MCSA
15 1 (0.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.00%) SLA
2 3 (2.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.67%) VMware NSX
3 9 (6.00%) Docker
4 7 (4.67%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.33%) Postfix
6 2 (1.33%) PowerDNS
7 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (15.33%) Cacti
2 16 (10.67%) SolarWinds Orion
3 14 (9.33%) Cisco Prime
4 11 (7.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 11 (7.33%) Puppet
5 7 (4.67%) FortiGate
6 5 (3.33%) Ansible
6 5 (3.33%) Nagios
6 5 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.00%) OpenNMS
7 3 (2.00%) RANCID
7 3 (2.00%) SCCM
7 3 (2.00%) SCOM
8 2 (1.33%) Opsview
8 2 (1.33%) vCenter Server
8 2 (1.33%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.67%) Grafana
9 1 (0.67%) Icinga
9 1 (0.67%) StackStorm
Vendors
1 73 (48.67%) Cisco
2 59 (39.33%) Juniper
3 29 (19.33%) SolarWinds
4 23 (15.33%) Palo Alto
5 22 (14.67%) Microsoft
6 18 (12.00%) VMware
7 17 (11.33%) Citrix
8 16 (10.67%) IBM
9 13 (8.67%) Huawei
10 12 (8.00%) F5
11 11 (7.33%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (6.00%) Barracuda Networks
12 9 (6.00%) CheckPoint
12 9 (6.00%) Forcepoint
13 8 (5.33%) BT
14 7 (4.67%) Aruba
15 6 (4.00%) Avaya
15 6 (4.00%) Splunk
16 5 (3.33%) HP
16 5 (3.33%) Sophos