Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
UK > England
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 983 1031 928
Rank change year-on-year +48 -103 +89
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 121 151 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.082% 0.090% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 0.58% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 105 129 214
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £36,000 £20,500 £32,875
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -6.25% -4.00%

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 22,341 25,992 29,555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.09% 15.45% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17,610 21,183 24,320
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,000
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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +55 27 £50,000 -25.93% 2
Midlands +58 26 £47,500 +40.74% 4
East of England +38 22 £55,000 +139.13% 8
West Midlands +58 20 £47,500 +40.74%
South East -5 17 £45,000 +16.88% 7
South West +17 16 £47,500 +36.84%
North of England +10 12 £47,000 -1.05% 7
North West -1 10 £45,000 -5.26% 3
East Midlands - 6 £48,750 - 4
Yorkshire +15 2 £58,750 +59.90% 1
IPv6
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 66 (54.55%) IPv4
2 59 (48.76%) Cisco
3 48 (39.67%) Firewall
4 41 (33.88%) MPLS
5 37 (30.58%) BGP
6 36 (29.75%) Linux
6 36 (29.75%) Telecoms
7 33 (27.27%) DNS
8 32 (26.45%) OSPF
9 31 (25.62%) Cisco Certification
9 31 (25.62%) Juniper
10 30 (24.79%) WAN
11 29 (23.97%) Internet
12 28 (23.14%) TCP/IP
13 27 (22.31%) Windows
13 27 (22.31%) CCNP
14 26 (21.49%) Python
15 25 (20.66%) LAN
16 23 (19.01%) DHCP
16 23 (19.01%) Active Directory
17 21 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (17.36%) Problem-Solving
18 20 (16.53%) Microsoft
19 19 (15.70%) Wi-Fi
19 19 (15.70%) IPsec
19 19 (15.70%) Git (software)
19 19 (15.70%) REST
20 18 (14.88%) Network Security
20 18 (14.88%) Windows Server
20 18 (14.88%) HSRP

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 17 (14.05%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.44%) OpenStack
3 8 (6.61%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (6.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (5.79%) Apache
5 6 (4.96%) WordPress
6 4 (3.31%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (3.31%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.83%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Odoo
1 2 (1.65%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.65%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.05%) Office 365
2 16 (13.22%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (12.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.31%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.48%) GitHub
5 3 (2.48%) IaaS
5 3 (2.48%) OpenShift
5 3 (2.48%) PaaS
6 2 (1.65%) SaaS
7 1 (0.83%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 66 (54.55%) IPv4
2 48 (39.67%) Firewall
3 41 (33.88%) MPLS
4 37 (30.58%) BGP
5 33 (27.27%) DNS
6 32 (26.45%) OSPF
7 30 (24.79%) WAN
8 29 (23.97%) Internet
9 28 (23.14%) TCP/IP
10 25 (20.66%) LAN
11 23 (19.01%) DHCP
12 19 (15.70%) IPsec
12 19 (15.70%) Wi-Fi
13 18 (14.88%) Ethernet
13 18 (14.88%) HSRP
13 18 (14.88%) Network Security
13 18 (14.88%) VLAN
13 18 (14.88%) VPN
14 15 (12.40%) HTTP
15 14 (11.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.44%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.96%) MariaDB
5 4 (3.31%) InfluxDB
5 4 (3.31%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.83%) MySQL
6 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (15.70%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.79%) IntelliJ
2 7 (5.79%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.96%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.31%) JUnit
4 4 (3.31%) Spock
5 1 (0.83%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.83%) Hudson
5 1 (0.83%) JIRA
5 1 (0.83%) JMeter
5 1 (0.83%) Trac
General
1 36 (29.75%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.44%) Finance
3 2 (1.65%) Electronics
3 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.65%) Marketing
4 1 (0.83%) Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Games
4 1 (0.83%) Law
4 1 (0.83%) Legal
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (28.93%) Network Engineer
2 11 (9.09%) Architect
2 11 (9.09%) Developer
2 11 (9.09%) IP Network Engineer
2 11 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 10 (8.26%) Core Network Engineer
3 10 (8.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (8.26%) Network Architect
4 9 (7.44%) Security Engineer
4 9 (7.44%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (6.61%) Implementation Engineer
5 8 (6.61%) Senior Implementation Engineer
5 8 (6.61%) Support Engineer
6 7 (5.79%) Network Support
6 7 (5.79%) Network Support Engineer
6 7 (5.79%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (4.96%) IT Trainer
7 6 (4.96%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 6 (4.96%) Technical Trainer
7 6 (4.96%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.70%) REST
2 8 (6.61%) 802.1X
2 8 (6.61%) JSON
2 8 (6.61%) Web Services
3 7 (5.79%) CSS
3 7 (5.79%) J2EE
4 6 (4.96%) Hibernate
4 6 (4.96%) HTML
4 6 (4.96%) J2SE
4 6 (4.96%) Node.js
4 6 (4.96%) React
5 5 (4.13%) Ajax
5 5 (4.13%) AngularJS
5 5 (4.13%) LAMP
5 5 (4.13%) LAPP Stack
6 4 (3.31%) GWT
6 4 (3.31%) Protocol Buffers
6 4 (3.31%) Vaadin
7 3 (2.48%) CGI
7 3 (2.48%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.88%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.61%) Clustering
2 8 (6.61%) Fat Client
2 8 (6.61%) HP StoreVirtual
2 8 (6.61%) Thin Client
3 7 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.13%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.31%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.48%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (2.48%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.48%) PKI
6 3 (2.48%) Replication
7 2 (1.65%) CMDB
7 2 (1.65%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.65%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.83%) DataPower
8 1 (0.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.83%) IVR
8 1 (0.83%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 36 (29.75%) Linux
2 27 (22.31%) Windows
3 18 (14.88%) Windows Server
4 11 (9.09%) CentOS
5 8 (6.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (6.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.96%) Fedora
7 5 (4.13%) Windows 10
8 4 (3.31%) FreeBSD
8 4 (3.31%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.65%) Debian
9 2 (1.65%) Unix
10 1 (0.83%) Android
10 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (17.36%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (11.57%) DevOps
3 13 (10.74%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (9.09%) Project Management
5 10 (8.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 10 (8.26%) Scrum
6 9 (7.44%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (7.44%) Presales
7 8 (6.61%) Open Source
7 8 (6.61%) Server Virtualisation
7 8 (6.61%) Software Engineering
8 7 (5.79%) Coaching
8 7 (5.79%) Configuration Management
8 7 (5.79%) Line Management
8 7 (5.79%) Network Architecture
8 7 (5.79%) Network Management
8 7 (5.79%) Service Management
8 7 (5.79%) Time Management
9 6 (4.96%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (21.49%) Python
2 14 (11.57%) Java
3 12 (9.92%) Bash Shell
3 12 (9.92%) PowerShell
4 11 (9.09%) C
4 11 (9.09%) SQL
5 9 (7.44%) Perl
5 9 (7.44%) Shell Script
6 7 (5.79%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.96%) Ruby
8 5 (4.13%) PHP
9 4 (3.31%) Clojure
9 4 (3.31%) Go
9 4 (3.31%) Groovy
9 4 (3.31%) Scala
10 3 (2.48%) VBScript
11 2 (1.65%) C#
11 2 (1.65%) C++
12 1 (0.83%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 31 (25.62%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (22.31%) CCNP
3 16 (13.22%) CCNA
3 16 (13.22%) Degree
4 11 (9.09%) CCIE
5 9 (7.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (6.61%) VCP5
7 7 (5.79%) CISSP
8 6 (4.96%) CISM
8 6 (4.96%) MCSA
8 6 (4.96%) MCSE
8 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (4.13%) CompTIA Security+
9 5 (4.13%) SC Cleared
9 5 (4.13%) Security Cleared
10 4 (3.31%) CCDA
10 4 (3.31%) CCDP
10 4 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (2.48%) CCENT
11 3 (2.48%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) QA
2 3 (2.48%) SLA
3 2 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (19.01%) Active Directory
2 17 (14.05%) vSphere
3 11 (9.09%) Docker
4 9 (7.44%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (7.44%) VMware NSX
4 9 (7.44%) XenApp
5 8 (6.61%) Forefront TMG
5 8 (6.61%) Terminal Services
5 8 (6.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (8.26%) Icinga
1 10 (8.26%) Puppet
2 8 (6.61%) Cacti
2 8 (6.61%) Kubernetes
3 7 (5.79%) Nagios
3 7 (5.79%) SCCM
4 6 (4.96%) HAProxy
5 5 (4.13%) WSUS
6 4 (3.31%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (2.48%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (2.48%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (2.48%) OpenNMS
7 3 (2.48%) RANCID
7 3 (2.48%) SCOM
8 1 (0.83%) Ansible
8 1 (0.83%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.83%) Graphite
8 1 (0.83%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.83%) Packer
8 1 (0.83%) Terraform
Vendors
1 59 (48.76%) Cisco
2 31 (25.62%) Juniper
3 20 (16.53%) Microsoft
4 18 (14.88%) VMware
5 17 (14.05%) HP
6 16 (13.22%) CheckPoint
7 10 (8.26%) Citrix
8 9 (7.44%) Huawei
9 8 (6.61%) Dell
9 8 (6.61%) Dell Compellent
9 8 (6.61%) NetApp
9 8 (6.61%) Oracle
9 8 (6.61%) SonicWALL
9 8 (6.61%) Veeam
9 8 (6.61%) WatchGuard
10 5 (4.13%) Ericsson
10 5 (4.13%) F5
10 5 (4.13%) Google
11 4 (3.31%) Fortinet
11 4 (3.31%) Symantec