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

Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1001 942 974
Rank change year-on-year -59 +32 +89
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 160 218 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.099% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% 0.83% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 125 199 244
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £23,400 £32,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £69,625
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -12.37%

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 24,510 26,190 31,946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.21% 16.16% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 19,638 21,409 26,731
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +0.56%

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 June 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 June 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 -29 58 £55,000 +15.79% 5
South East -20 36 £40,000 - 7
South West +25 32 £47,500 +88.12% 2
North of England -9 15 £47,500 +5.56% 6
East of England +16 12 £25,000 - 8
North West -13 12 £47,500 - 6
West Midlands -9 4 £34,500 -23.33%
Midlands -19 4 £34,500 -23.33%
Yorkshire +21 3 £48,000 +6.67%
IPv6
UK

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 124 (77.50%) IPv4
2 70 (43.75%) Linux
3 66 (41.25%) Cisco
3 66 (41.25%) TCP/IP
3 66 (41.25%) Firewall
4 64 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
5 59 (36.88%) DNS
6 56 (35.00%) VPN
7 52 (32.50%) Ethernet
8 50 (31.25%) IPsec
9 48 (30.00%) Juniper
10 47 (29.38%) Windows
11 43 (26.88%) DHCP
11 43 (26.88%) BGP
12 42 (26.25%) Cisco Certification
13 41 (25.63%) MPLS
14 40 (25.00%) CCNP
15 39 (24.38%) OSPF
16 37 (23.13%) Wi-Fi
17 36 (22.50%) DevOps
18 32 (20.00%) Python
19 31 (19.38%) VMware
20 30 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
20 30 (18.75%) WAN
21 28 (17.50%) Active Directory
22 27 (16.88%) HSRP
22 27 (16.88%) Windows Server
23 26 (16.25%) Data Centre
23 26 (16.25%) Microsoft
23 26 (16.25%) LAN

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 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 17 (10.63%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (9.38%) MS Exchange
4 6 (3.75%) IIS
5 3 (1.88%) Apache
5 3 (1.88%) Drupal
6 2 (1.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 24 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (14.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (9.38%) SaaS
4 12 (7.50%) Office 365
5 7 (4.38%) Mimecast
6 6 (3.75%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (3.75%) IaaS
7 4 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.88%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.88%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (1.88%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.88%) CloudFront
8 3 (1.88%) PaaS
8 3 (1.88%) Serverless
8 3 (1.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 124 (77.50%) IPv4
2 66 (41.25%) Firewall
2 66 (41.25%) TCP/IP
3 59 (36.88%) DNS
4 56 (35.00%) VPN
5 52 (32.50%) Ethernet
6 50 (31.25%) IPsec
7 43 (26.88%) BGP
7 43 (26.88%) DHCP
8 41 (25.63%) MPLS
9 39 (24.38%) OSPF
10 37 (23.13%) Wi-Fi
11 30 (18.75%) WAN
12 27 (16.88%) HSRP
13 26 (16.25%) LAN
14 25 (15.63%) VLAN
15 24 (15.00%) Internet
15 24 (15.00%) Network Security
16 21 (13.13%) Cisco ASA
17 20 (12.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.63%) InfluxDB
1 17 (10.63%) Neo4j
2 10 (6.25%) Cognos Impromptu
3 8 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.88%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (10.63%) JUnit
1 17 (10.63%) Spock
2 10 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.00%) LabVIEW
4 5 (3.13%) ClearCase
5 4 (2.50%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.50%) Subversion
6 1 (0.63%) Trac
General
1 19 (11.88%) Telecoms
2 13 (8.13%) Games
3 11 (6.88%) Retail
4 9 (5.63%) Finance
5 5 (3.13%) Electronics
6 4 (2.50%) Billing
6 4 (2.50%) Legal
6 4 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (26.25%) Network Engineer
2 18 (11.25%) Developer
2 18 (11.25%) Software Developer
3 17 (10.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (8.75%) Test Engineer
5 13 (8.13%) Cisco Engineer
6 12 (7.50%) Java Developer
6 12 (7.50%) Java Software Developer
7 11 (6.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 11 (6.88%) Juniper Engineer
7 11 (6.88%) Operations Engineer
8 10 (6.25%) Data Centre Engineer
8 10 (6.25%) Data Centre Technician
8 10 (6.25%) Data Technician
9 9 (5.63%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
9 9 (5.63%) IT Engineer
9 9 (5.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (5.63%) Verification Engineer
10 8 (5.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 8 (5.00%) Test and Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.63%) 802.1X
2 17 (10.63%) GWT
2 17 (10.63%) REST
2 17 (10.63%) Vaadin
3 12 (7.50%) LDAP
4 10 (6.25%) XMPP
5 7 (4.38%) RFC 2547
6 5 (3.13%) SAML
6 5 (3.13%) STL
7 4 (2.50%) Node.js
8 3 (1.88%) JSON
8 3 (1.88%) YAML
9 2 (1.25%) PostGIS
9 2 (1.25%) Web Services
10 1 (0.63%) Jinja
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.25%) Data Centre
2 19 (11.88%) Computer Science
3 18 (11.25%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (9.38%) Clustering
5 11 (6.88%) Management Information System
6 10 (6.25%) DataPower
6 10 (6.25%) PKI
6 10 (6.25%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 3 (1.88%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.25%) Blog
8 2 (1.25%) CCTV
8 2 (1.25%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.25%) Machine to Machine
8 2 (1.25%) Podcast
8 2 (1.25%) Replication
8 2 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.63%) Cyber Warfare
9 1 (0.63%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.63%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 70 (43.75%) Linux
2 47 (29.38%) Windows
3 27 (16.88%) Windows Server
4 18 (11.25%) FreeBSD
5 9 (5.63%) Unix
6 5 (3.13%) Solaris
6 5 (3.13%) VxWorks
7 4 (2.50%) CentOS
8 3 (1.88%) AIX
8 3 (1.88%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 36 (22.50%) DevOps
3 30 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (13.75%) Load Balancing
5 18 (11.25%) Change Management
5 18 (11.25%) Microservices
5 18 (11.25%) TDD
6 17 (10.63%) BDD
6 17 (10.63%) Test Automation
7 15 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
7 15 (9.38%) Information Security
8 12 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (7.50%) High Availability
8 12 (7.50%) Mentoring
8 12 (7.50%) Network Design
8 12 (7.50%) Test Strategy
8 12 (7.50%) Validation
8 12 (7.50%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (6.88%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (20.00%) Python
2 25 (15.63%) C
2 25 (15.63%) Java
3 20 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 19 (11.88%) Bash Shell
5 18 (11.25%) Groovy
6 17 (10.63%) Clojure
6 17 (10.63%) Scala
7 15 (9.38%) Perl
8 13 (8.13%) Shell Script
9 8 (5.00%) PHP
10 5 (3.13%) C++
10 5 (3.13%) MATLAB
10 5 (3.13%) Tcl
11 4 (2.50%) SQL
12 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (26.25%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (25.00%) CCNP
3 20 (12.50%) CCIE
4 19 (11.88%) CCNA
4 19 (11.88%) Degree
5 12 (7.50%) SC Cleared
5 12 (7.50%) Security Cleared
5 12 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (6.25%) CCA
6 10 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
6 10 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (2.50%) CISA
7 4 (2.50%) CISM
7 4 (2.50%) CISSP
7 4 (2.50%) JNCIE
8 2 (1.25%) CCIP
8 2 (1.25%) JNCIP
8 2 (1.25%) MCP
8 2 (1.25%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.50%) SLA
2 8 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (5.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.50%) GCP
3 4 (2.50%) ISAE 3402
3 4 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (2.50%) SAS 70
4 1 (0.63%) GPG13
System Software
1 28 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.25%) VMware NSX
4 8 (5.00%) Firmware
5 3 (1.88%) NFS
5 3 (1.88%) XenApp
6 1 (0.63%) bhyve
6 1 (0.63%) Docker
6 1 (0.63%) KVM
6 1 (0.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (11.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 17 (10.63%) Icinga
3 15 (9.38%) Cacti
4 14 (8.75%) FortiGate
5 12 (7.50%) Failover Clustering
5 12 (7.50%) Nessus
6 8 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
7 7 (4.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 7 (4.38%) WSUS
8 6 (3.75%) Puppet
9 5 (3.13%) QRadar
10 4 (2.50%) CASB
10 4 (2.50%) Nagios
11 3 (1.88%) SolarWinds Orion
12 1 (0.63%) Netcool
12 1 (0.63%) OpenNMS
12 1 (0.63%) RANCID
12 1 (0.63%) SCCM
12 1 (0.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 66 (41.25%) Cisco
2 48 (30.00%) Juniper
3 31 (19.38%) VMware
4 26 (16.25%) Microsoft
5 24 (15.00%) SolarWinds
6 21 (13.13%) Citrix
7 15 (9.38%) Palo Alto
8 14 (8.75%) EMC
9 13 (8.13%) IBM
10 12 (7.50%) Ivanti
10 12 (7.50%) Shavlik
11 11 (6.88%) Fortinet
11 11 (6.88%) Salesforce.com
12 10 (6.25%) F5
13 8 (5.00%) Meraki
14 7 (4.38%) CommVault
15 6 (3.75%) Red Hat
16 5 (3.13%) Qualys
16 5 (3.13%) Rapid7
16 5 (3.13%) Sun