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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
UK / England
Rank 699 819 802
Rank change year-on-year +120 -17  
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 135 123 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.06% 0.73% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 126 103 110
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 12722 16877 18450
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.14% 17.41% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10405 14076 14810
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

IPv6
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing IPv6 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +109 53 £45,000 -10.00% 6
South East +41 34 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands +57 22 £43,750 -18.60% 1
North West -7 8 £55,000 +37.50% 1
East of England +17 6 £25,000 -
South West +10 5 £24,000 -40.00%
Yorkshire +5 5 £45,000 +24.13%
East Midlands - 2 £47,500 -
IPv6
UK

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 162 (60.00%) MPLS
2 149 (55.19%) OSPF
2 149 (55.19%) Cisco Certification
3 138 (51.11%) BGP
4 136 (50.37%) Cisco
5 132 (48.89%) Firewall
6 131 (48.52%) IPv4
7 117 (43.33%) Linux
8 112 (41.48%) CCNP
9 103 (38.15%) VPN
10 95 (35.19%) DNS
11 81 (30.00%) WAN
12 79 (29.26%) Network Security
13 75 (27.78%) Juniper
14 67 (24.81%) Telecoms
15 64 (23.70%) DHCP
16 63 (23.33%) CCNA
16 63 (23.33%) Windows
17 58 (21.48%) LAN
18 57 (21.11%) Data Centre
19 53 (19.63%) Wireless
20 50 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
21 47 (17.41%) Unix
22 46 (17.04%) VLAN
23 43 (15.93%) Active Directory
23 43 (15.93%) Microsoft
24 41 (15.19%) TCP/IP
25 39 (14.44%) Security Cleared
25 39 (14.44%) DMVPN
26 38 (14.07%) SC Cleared

IPv6
Top Related 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 11 (4.07%) OpenStack
2 7 (2.59%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.48%) CloudStack
3 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.11%) IIS
5 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (10.37%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.93%) MS Office
3 10 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.96%) IaaS
1 8 (2.96%) PaaS
2 6 (2.22%) Office 365
3 5 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.74%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 162 (60.00%) MPLS
2 149 (55.19%) OSPF
3 138 (51.11%) BGP
4 132 (48.89%) Firewall
5 131 (48.52%) IPv4
6 103 (38.15%) VPN
7 95 (35.19%) DNS
8 81 (30.00%) WAN
9 79 (29.26%) Network Security
10 64 (23.70%) DHCP
11 58 (21.48%) LAN
12 53 (19.63%) Wireless
13 50 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
14 46 (17.04%) VLAN
15 41 (15.19%) TCP/IP
16 39 (14.44%) DMVPN
17 35 (12.96%) Cisco IOS
18 34 (12.59%) Internet
18 34 (12.59%) VoIP
19 32 (11.85%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.44%) Cognos Impromptu
1 12 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (2.96%) MySQL
3 6 (2.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (0.74%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.74%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.74%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (4.81%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.22%) Subversion
3 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
General
1 67 (24.81%) Telecoms
2 11 (4.07%) Marketing
3 7 (2.59%) Finance
4 6 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 101 (37.41%) Network Engineer
2 51 (18.89%) Cisco Engineer
3 47 (17.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 29 (10.74%) Juniper Engineer
5 27 (10.00%) Network Support
6 18 (6.67%) IP Engineer
6 18 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 17 (6.30%) Help Desk Support
8 14 (5.19%) Security Engineer
9 13 (4.81%) Data Centre Engineer
9 13 (4.81%) Software Engineer
10 12 (4.44%) Consultant
10 12 (4.44%) Data Centre Technician
10 12 (4.44%) Data Technician
10 12 (4.44%) Embedded Engineer
10 12 (4.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 12 (4.44%) NOC Engineer
10 12 (4.44%) Senior IP Engineer
11 11 (4.07%) Senior Network Engineer
11 11 (4.07%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (12.22%) 802.1X
2 11 (4.07%) HTML
3 9 (3.33%) XMPP
4 3 (1.11%) COM
4 3 (1.11%) SailPoint
5 2 (0.74%) Node.js
5 2 (0.74%) REST
5 2 (0.74%) Web Services
6 1 (0.37%) .NET
6 1 (0.37%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.37%) OAuth
6 1 (0.37%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.37%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 57 (21.11%) Data Centre
2 20 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.19%) Driving Licence
4 12 (4.44%) Clustering
5 11 (4.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 11 (4.07%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.33%) IVR
7 8 (2.96%) PKI
7 8 (2.96%) Replication
8 7 (2.59%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (2.22%) Cyber Attack
10 4 (1.48%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.48%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.48%) User Experience
11 3 (1.11%) Life Science
12 2 (0.74%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.74%) HP StoreVirtual
12 2 (0.74%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.74%) iPad
12 2 (0.74%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 117 (43.33%) Linux
2 63 (23.33%) Windows
3 47 (17.41%) Unix
4 37 (13.70%) Windows Server
5 13 (4.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (4.44%) Android
6 12 (4.44%) Mac OS
6 12 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.59%) Mac OS X
7 7 (2.59%) VyOS
8 5 (1.85%) CentOS
9 3 (1.11%) Solaris
10 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.37%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.37%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (14.07%) Network Design
2 33 (12.22%) Presales
3 29 (10.74%) ITIL
4 27 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 22 (8.15%) Migration
6 19 (7.04%) Cybersecurity
7 16 (5.93%) Software Engineering
8 14 (5.19%) Configuration Management
8 14 (5.19%) Customer Requirements
9 13 (4.81%) Network Management
10 12 (4.44%) Cryptography
10 12 (4.44%) Multithreading
11 11 (4.07%) Information Security
11 11 (4.07%) Network Monitoring
11 11 (4.07%) Network Planning
12 10 (3.70%) Mentoring
12 10 (3.70%) Multithreaded Programming
12 10 (3.70%) SIEM
13 9 (3.33%) DevOps
14 7 (2.59%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 36 (13.33%) Python
2 25 (9.26%) Perl
3 21 (7.78%) SQL
4 13 (4.81%) Bash Shell
4 13 (4.81%) C#
4 13 (4.81%) Java
5 12 (4.44%) C
5 12 (4.44%) C++
5 12 (4.44%) Embedded C
5 12 (4.44%) Embedded C++
5 12 (4.44%) Groovy
5 12 (4.44%) PHP
5 12 (4.44%) Ruby
6 6 (2.22%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.11%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.11%) Tcl
8 2 (0.74%) Lua
8 2 (0.74%) VBScript
9 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 149 (55.19%) Cisco Certification
2 112 (41.48%) CCNP
3 63 (23.33%) CCNA
4 39 (14.44%) Security Cleared
5 38 (14.07%) SC Cleared
6 28 (10.37%) CCIE
7 23 (8.52%) JNCIP
8 19 (7.04%) Degree
9 18 (6.67%) JNCIA
10 11 (4.07%) DV Cleared
11 8 (2.96%) CISSP
12 6 (2.22%) GCIA
12 6 (2.22%) GCIH
12 6 (2.22%) SANS
13 5 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (1.48%) MCSA
14 4 (1.48%) MCSE
14 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (1.48%) VCP5
15 3 (1.11%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (11.85%) PCI DSS
2 12 (4.44%) JTAG
3 10 (3.70%) MISRA
4 3 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.37%) GPG13
5 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (15.93%) Active Directory
2 21 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.44%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.96%) Docker
4 8 (2.96%) vSphere
5 4 (1.48%) XenApp
6 3 (1.11%) pfSense
7 2 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.74%) Snort
7 2 (0.74%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.74%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.37%) vCloud
8 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (6.67%) Nagios
2 15 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 15 (5.56%) Puppet
3 11 (4.07%) OpenNMS
4 9 (3.33%) Cisco UCCE
4 9 (3.33%) Cisco UCCX
4 9 (3.33%) FortiGate
5 8 (2.96%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 8 (2.96%) SCCM
6 7 (2.59%) RANCID
7 6 (2.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (1.11%) Ansible
8 3 (1.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.74%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.74%) RSA Security Analytics
10 1 (0.37%) Consul
10 1 (0.37%) Kibana
10 1 (0.37%) logstash
10 1 (0.37%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 136 (50.37%) Cisco
2 75 (27.78%) Juniper
3 43 (15.93%) Microsoft
4 35 (12.96%) F5
5 32 (11.85%) VMware
6 28 (10.37%) HP
7 26 (9.63%) Cyberoam
8 23 (8.52%) Huawei
8 23 (8.52%) Meraki
9 22 (8.15%) Brocade
10 18 (6.67%) Ubiquiti
11 16 (5.93%) Draytek
12 15 (5.56%) NETGEAR
12 15 (5.56%) SonicWALL
13 13 (4.81%) Citrix
14 10 (3.70%) CheckPoint
15 9 (3.33%) Ericsson
15 9 (3.33%) Fortinet
15 9 (3.33%) Foundry
15 9 (3.33%) ZyXEL
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Other Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Octopus Investments
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Solihull
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Trinity College London
Posted: 12 days ago