Period
to 23 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 23 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
England > London
6 months to
23 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 658 458 703
Rank change year-on-year -200 +245 +95
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 62 26 37
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.13% 0.067%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.09% 0.93% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 53 25 34
10th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £46,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £82,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +57.14% -12.50%
75th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £90,250 £92,000 £73,875
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% +5.26%

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5,697 2,802 7,138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.57% 13.75% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3,726 2,328 5,863
10th Percentile £33,000 £36,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +14.13% -3.16%

IPv6
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing IPv6 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for IPv6 in London

IPv6
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IPv6 in London.

Salary trend for IPv6 in London

IPv6
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing IPv6 in London over the 6 months to 23 September 2021.

Salary histogram for IPv6 in London

IPv6
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the London region over the 6 months to 23 September 2021. 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
Central London -60 7 £60,000 -27.27% 4
West London - 2 £67,500 -
South London - 1 £42,500 -
IPv6
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for IPv6.

1 42 (67.74%) BGP
2 40 (64.52%) OSPF
3 36 (58.06%) MPLS
4 35 (56.45%) Broadband
5 34 (54.84%) Firewall
6 33 (53.23%) TCP/IP
7 27 (43.55%) VPN
7 27 (43.55%) DNS
7 27 (43.55%) DHCP
7 27 (43.55%) Cisco
8 26 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (40.32%) Degree
10 23 (37.10%) Network Design
10 23 (37.10%) Nokia
11 22 (35.48%) Nagios
11 22 (35.48%) SNMP
11 22 (35.48%) CCNP
11 22 (35.48%) Python
11 22 (35.48%) Migration
11 22 (35.48%) SolarWinds
11 22 (35.48%) Network Monitoring
12 20 (32.26%) IPv4
13 19 (30.65%) CCIE
13 19 (30.65%) Multicast
13 19 (30.65%) Data Centre
14 18 (29.03%) WAN
14 18 (29.03%) Linux
15 17 (27.42%) Social Skills
16 14 (22.58%) Ansible
16 14 (22.58%) SLA

IPv6
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 8 (12.90%) Apache Spark
1 8 (12.90%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.61%) Apache
2 1 (1.61%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Azure
2 8 (12.90%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (12.90%) AWS Direct Connect
2 8 (12.90%) GitHub
2 8 (12.90%) GitHub Actions
3 6 (9.68%) AWS
4 2 (3.23%) Azure Sentinel
4 2 (3.23%) GCP
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (67.74%) BGP
2 40 (64.52%) OSPF
3 36 (58.06%) MPLS
4 35 (56.45%) Broadband
5 34 (54.84%) Firewall
6 33 (53.23%) TCP/IP
7 27 (43.55%) DHCP
7 27 (43.55%) DNS
7 27 (43.55%) VPN
8 22 (35.48%) SNMP
9 20 (32.26%) IPv4
10 19 (30.65%) Multicast
11 18 (29.03%) WAN
12 14 (22.58%) Internet
12 14 (22.58%) Network Security
13 13 (20.97%) HTTPS
13 13 (20.97%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (17.74%) GPON
14 11 (17.74%) VoIP
15 9 (14.52%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (12.90%) NoSQL
2 4 (6.45%) MariaDB
2 4 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (27.42%) Social Skills
2 14 (22.58%) Telecoms
3 9 (14.52%) Retail
4 8 (12.90%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (1.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Network Engineer
2 13 (20.97%) Principal Engineer
3 11 (17.74%) Principal Network Engineer
4 9 (14.52%) Architect
5 8 (12.90%) Azure Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Azure Software Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Data Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Lead Software Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Network Manager
5 8 (12.90%) Python Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Python Software Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Software Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (11.29%) Presales Solution Architect
6 7 (11.29%) Presales Technical Architect
6 7 (11.29%) Technical Architect
6 7 (11.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 6 (9.68%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 6 (9.68%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) GraphQL
1 8 (12.90%) Kafka
1 8 (12.90%) Node.js
1 8 (12.90%) React
2 2 (3.23%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.61%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.61%) LAMP
3 1 (1.61%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (9.68%) Digital Signage
3 6 (9.68%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (9.68%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.23%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 1 (1.61%) Clustering
5 1 (1.61%) Replication
5 1 (1.61%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.03%) Linux
2 10 (16.13%) CentOS
3 6 (9.68%) Unix
4 3 (4.84%) Windows
5 1 (1.61%) Debian
5 1 (1.61%) Fedora
5 1 (1.61%) FreeBSD
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Solaris
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Network Design
2 22 (35.48%) Migration
2 22 (35.48%) Network Monitoring
3 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (17.74%) PRINCE2
4 11 (17.74%) Procure-to-Pay
4 11 (17.74%) Project Management
5 9 (14.52%) Customer Requirements
5 9 (14.52%) DevOps
6 8 (12.90%) A/B Testing
6 8 (12.90%) Customer Acquisition
6 8 (12.90%) Data Pipeline
6 8 (12.90%) Domain Models
6 8 (12.90%) Event-Driven
6 8 (12.90%) Full Stack Development
6 8 (12.90%) Microservices
6 8 (12.90%) Multichannel Retail
6 8 (12.90%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 8 (12.90%) Service Design
6 8 (12.90%) Single Customer View
Programming Languages
1 22 (35.48%) Python
2 11 (17.74%) SQL
3 9 (14.52%) Java
3 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.90%) TypeScript
5 4 (6.45%) Perl
6 2 (3.23%) C
7 1 (1.61%) PHP
7 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (40.32%) Degree
3 22 (35.48%) CCNP
4 19 (30.65%) CCIE
5 3 (4.84%) CCNA
6 1 (1.61%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.58%) SLA
2 8 (12.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) Docker
2 6 (9.68%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (8.06%) iptables
4 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.61%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (35.48%) Nagios
2 14 (22.58%) Ansible
3 9 (14.52%) Icinga
4 8 (12.90%) Kubernetes
4 8 (12.90%) ZABBIX
5 6 (9.68%) Nmap
5 6 (9.68%) OpenNMS
5 6 (9.68%) Puppet
6 5 (8.06%) Grafana
7 3 (4.84%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (3.23%) QRadar
9 1 (1.61%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 27 (43.55%) Cisco
2 23 (37.10%) Nokia
3 22 (35.48%) SolarWinds
4 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
5 9 (14.52%) Juniper
6 8 (12.90%) Adobe
6 8 (12.90%) Arista
6 8 (12.90%) Monetate
6 8 (12.90%) New Relic
7 7 (11.29%) Fortinet
7 7 (11.29%) Palo Alto
8 6 (9.68%) CheckPoint
8 6 (9.68%) Extreme Networks
9 4 (6.45%) Red Hat
10 3 (4.84%) Huawei
10 3 (4.84%) Oracle
11 2 (3.23%) FireEye
11 2 (3.23%) Google
11 2 (3.23%) LogRhythm
11 2 (3.23%) Splunk