Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 987 989 942
Rank change year-on-year +2 -47 +94
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 148 171 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.095% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.63% 0.64% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 118 143 245
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £25,500 £33,184 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,250 £75,000 £69,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,750 £46,250
% change year-on-year +1.60% +1.08% -7.50%

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 23,528 26,680 30,853
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.06% 16.02% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 18,797 21,775 25,734
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +19 37 £57,500 -8.00% 4
South West +17 36 £47,500 +36.84% 1
South East -5 24 £47,500 +5.56% 8
North of England +29 17 £47,500 - 8
Midlands +31 15 £50,000 -28.28% 2
East of England +19 15 £55,000 +77.42% 10
North West 0 14 £47,000 -1.05% 8
West Midlands +33 13 £50,000 -28.28% 2
Yorkshire +22 3 £48,000 +6.67%
East Midlands - 2 £22,500 -
IPv6
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing IPv6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for IPv6.

1 88 (59.46%) IPv4
2 72 (48.65%) Firewall
3 52 (35.14%) Cisco
3 52 (35.14%) Problem-Solving
4 46 (31.08%) Linux
5 42 (28.38%) IPsec
6 40 (27.03%) DevOps
7 39 (26.35%) Ethernet
8 37 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
8 37 (25.00%) MPLS
9 36 (24.32%) Microsoft
10 35 (23.65%) OSPF
11 34 (22.97%) TCP/IP
11 34 (22.97%) Windows
11 34 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (22.30%) Juniper
13 32 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
14 31 (20.95%) DNS
14 31 (20.95%) Microsoft Azure
15 30 (20.27%) Amazon AWS
15 30 (20.27%) VPN
15 30 (20.27%) CCNP
15 30 (20.27%) BGP
16 29 (19.59%) Internet
16 29 (19.59%) WAN
16 29 (19.59%) REST
17 28 (18.92%) LAN
17 28 (18.92%) VMware
18 27 (18.24%) Java
19 24 (16.22%) DHCP

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 20 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 18 (12.16%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (12.16%) Tomcat
3 8 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.03%) Drupal
5 3 (2.03%) IIS
6 2 (1.35%) Apache
6 2 (1.35%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (4.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (4.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (4.05%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 31 (20.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (20.27%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (13.51%) Office 365
4 14 (9.46%) SaaS
5 7 (4.73%) Mimecast
6 5 (3.38%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.03%) Amazon S3
8 3 (2.03%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (2.03%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (2.03%) CloudFront
8 3 (2.03%) IaaS
8 3 (2.03%) OpenShift
8 3 (2.03%) PaaS
8 3 (2.03%) Serverless
8 3 (2.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 88 (59.46%) IPv4
2 72 (48.65%) Firewall
3 42 (28.38%) IPsec
4 39 (26.35%) Ethernet
5 37 (25.00%) MPLS
5 37 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
6 35 (23.65%) OSPF
7 34 (22.97%) TCP/IP
8 31 (20.95%) DNS
9 30 (20.27%) BGP
9 30 (20.27%) VPN
10 29 (19.59%) Internet
10 29 (19.59%) WAN
11 28 (18.92%) LAN
12 24 (16.22%) DHCP
13 23 (15.54%) VLAN
14 22 (14.86%) HSRP
15 21 (14.19%) Network Security
16 16 (10.81%) SSL
17 15 (10.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.16%) InfluxDB
1 18 (12.16%) Neo4j
2 11 (7.43%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.76%) SQL Server
4 7 (4.73%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.70%) Cognos Impromptu
6 3 (2.03%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.35%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 18 (12.16%) JUnit
1 18 (12.16%) Spock
2 16 (10.81%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.05%) Eclipse
3 6 (4.05%) IntelliJ
3 6 (4.05%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.70%) Subversion
5 3 (2.03%) LabVIEW
6 2 (1.35%) Trac
General
1 20 (13.51%) Telecoms
2 13 (8.78%) Finance
3 9 (6.08%) Games
4 4 (2.70%) Marketing
4 4 (2.70%) Retail
5 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (23.65%) Network Engineer
2 24 (16.22%) Developer
3 22 (14.86%) Java Developer
4 18 (12.16%) Software Developer
5 16 (10.81%) Java Software Developer
6 11 (7.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (7.43%) Security Engineer
7 9 (6.08%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Architect
8 8 (5.41%) Implementation Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Senior Implementation Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Test Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Verification Engineer
9 7 (4.73%) Analyst
9 7 (4.73%) Network Support
9 7 (4.73%) Network Support Engineer
9 7 (4.73%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (4.73%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.73%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (4.73%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (19.59%) REST
2 18 (12.16%) GWT
2 18 (12.16%) Vaadin
3 16 (10.81%) 802.1X
4 11 (7.43%) XMPP
5 10 (6.76%) Node.js
6 9 (6.08%) Web Services
7 8 (5.41%) JSON
8 6 (4.05%) Hibernate
8 6 (4.05%) HTML
8 6 (4.05%) J2EE
8 6 (4.05%) J2SE
8 6 (4.05%) React
9 5 (3.38%) Ajax
9 5 (3.38%) AngularJS
9 5 (3.38%) CSS
9 5 (3.38%) SAML
10 3 (2.03%) CGI
10 3 (2.03%) YAML
11 2 (1.35%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.81%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.14%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.43%) PKI
4 10 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.76%) DataPower
4 10 (6.76%) Management Information System
4 10 (6.76%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 8 (5.41%) Fat Client
5 8 (5.41%) HP StoreVirtual
5 8 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (5.41%) Thin Client
6 6 (4.05%) Clustering
7 5 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.03%) Internet of Things
8 3 (2.03%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (2.03%) Machine to Machine
8 3 (2.03%) Replication
9 1 (0.68%) Cyber Warfare
9 1 (0.68%) IVR
9 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (31.08%) Linux
2 34 (22.97%) Windows
3 18 (12.16%) FreeBSD
4 17 (11.49%) Windows Server
5 8 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.73%) CentOS
6 7 (4.73%) Unix
7 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.03%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.35%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (35.14%) Problem-Solving
2 40 (27.03%) DevOps
3 34 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 18 (12.16%) BDD
5 18 (12.16%) Microservices
5 18 (12.16%) TDD
6 13 (8.78%) Change Management
6 13 (8.78%) Network Design
7 12 (8.11%) Validation
7 12 (8.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 11 (7.43%) Capacity Planning
8 11 (7.43%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (7.43%) Test Automation
8 11 (7.43%) Test Strategy
9 10 (6.76%) Collaborative Working
9 10 (6.76%) Functional Testing
9 10 (6.76%) Regression Testing
9 10 (6.76%) Systems Analysis
9 10 (6.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.24%) Java
2 22 (14.86%) Python
3 18 (12.16%) C
3 18 (12.16%) Clojure
3 18 (12.16%) Groovy
3 18 (12.16%) Scala
4 16 (10.81%) PowerShell
5 14 (9.46%) Bash Shell
6 13 (8.78%) Shell Script
7 9 (6.08%) SQL
8 6 (4.05%) JavaScript
8 6 (4.05%) Perl
9 4 (2.70%) PHP
10 3 (2.03%) Ruby
11 1 (0.68%) C#
11 1 (0.68%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 32 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (20.27%) CCNP
3 23 (15.54%) Degree
4 18 (12.16%) CCIE
5 15 (10.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (8.11%) SC Cleared
6 12 (8.11%) Security Cleared
7 10 (6.76%) CCA
7 10 (6.76%) Citrix Certification
7 10 (6.76%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (4.73%) CCNA
9 5 (3.38%) CISSP
9 5 (3.38%) JNCIE
9 5 (3.38%) VCP5
10 4 (2.70%) CISM
11 3 (2.03%) CISA
11 3 (2.03%) GCIA
11 3 (2.03%) MCSA
11 3 (2.03%) MCSE
11 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.05%) QA
3 4 (2.70%) GCP
4 2 (1.35%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.68%) GPG13
5 1 (0.68%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.68%) SAS 70
System Software
1 23 (15.54%) Active Directory
2 18 (12.16%) VMware NSX
3 13 (8.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (8.78%) vSphere
4 11 (7.43%) XenApp
5 8 (5.41%) Forefront TMG
5 8 (5.41%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.41%) Terminal Services
5 8 (5.41%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.70%) Firmware
7 3 (2.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (13.51%) Icinga
2 15 (10.14%) Cisco CUCM
3 13 (8.78%) Cacti
4 11 (7.43%) Puppet
5 5 (3.38%) FortiGate
5 5 (3.38%) QRadar
6 4 (2.70%) CASB
6 4 (2.70%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (2.70%) Nagios
6 4 (2.70%) SCCM
7 3 (2.03%) Kubernetes
7 3 (2.03%) WSUS
8 2 (1.35%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (1.35%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.35%) RANCID
9 1 (0.68%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.68%) OpenNMS
9 1 (0.68%) SCOM
9 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 52 (35.14%) Cisco
2 36 (24.32%) Microsoft
3 33 (22.30%) Juniper
4 28 (18.92%) VMware
5 22 (14.86%) Citrix
6 16 (10.81%) SolarWinds
7 13 (8.78%) HP
8 12 (8.11%) CheckPoint
9 11 (7.43%) Palo Alto
10 10 (6.76%) EMC
10 10 (6.76%) IBM
10 10 (6.76%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (6.08%) Splunk
12 8 (5.41%) Dell
12 8 (5.41%) Dell Compellent
12 8 (5.41%) NetApp
12 8 (5.41%) SonicWALL
13 6 (4.05%) F5
13 6 (4.05%) Fortinet
14 5 (3.38%) LogRhythm