Period
to 24 January 2022

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 24 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
England > London
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 656 495 676
Rank change year-on-year -161 +181 +102
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 86 22 40
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.092% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.45% 0.82% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 54 22 36
10th Percentile £62,000 £45,000 £46,875
25th Percentile £77,500 £46,250 £52,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £82,500 £80,000 £56,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.13% +42.86% +8.43%
75th Percentile £92,500 £90,313 £60,000
90th Percentile - £94,625 £71,250
England median annual salary £80,000 £55,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year +45.45% -1.79% +12.00%

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 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 5,928 2,677 6,799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.68% 11.23% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3,972 2,233 5,679
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,000 £29,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £48,500 £39,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% -
75th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 24 January 2022.

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 24 January 2022. 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
Jobs
South London - 2 £42,500 -
Central London -50 1 £75,000 -6.25% 3
East London - 1 £50,000 - 1
IPv6
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, 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 57 (66.28%) BGP
2 53 (61.63%) OSPF
3 44 (51.16%) MPLS
3 44 (51.16%) Cisco
4 38 (44.19%) Degree
5 35 (40.70%) Migration
5 35 (40.70%) Broadband
6 34 (39.53%) VPN
6 34 (39.53%) Firewall
7 32 (37.21%) Internet
8 31 (36.05%) Social Skills
9 29 (33.72%) Problem-Solving
10 28 (32.56%) Nagios
10 28 (32.56%) SolarWinds
10 28 (32.56%) Network Monitoring
11 27 (31.40%) DNS
11 27 (31.40%) Cisco Certification
12 26 (30.23%) DHCP
12 26 (30.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 26 (30.23%) DDoS Mitigation
13 24 (27.91%) Data Centre
13 24 (27.91%) AWS
14 23 (26.74%) Linux
14 23 (26.74%) Retail
15 22 (25.58%) CCNP
15 22 (25.58%) Network Security
16 21 (24.42%) Amazon EC2
16 21 (24.42%) ExtremeXOS
16 21 (24.42%) Extreme Networks
16 21 (24.42%) Elasticsearch

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 21 (24.42%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (5.81%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.16%) Apache
3 1 (1.16%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 24 (27.91%) AWS
2 21 (24.42%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (16.28%) AWS Direct Connect
3 14 (16.28%) Serverless
4 7 (8.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (8.14%) Amazon Kinesis
4 7 (8.14%) Amazon S3
4 7 (8.14%) Amazon SQS
4 7 (8.14%) AWS IoT
4 7 (8.14%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (8.14%) AWS Step Functions
4 7 (8.14%) CloudFront
4 7 (8.14%) Route 53
4 7 (8.14%) SaaS
4 7 (8.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 6 (6.98%) Azure
6 5 (5.81%) GitHub
6 5 (5.81%) GitHub Actions
7 1 (1.16%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 57 (66.28%) BGP
2 53 (61.63%) OSPF
3 44 (51.16%) MPLS
4 35 (40.70%) Broadband
5 34 (39.53%) Firewall
5 34 (39.53%) VPN
6 32 (37.21%) Internet
7 27 (31.40%) DNS
8 26 (30.23%) DHCP
9 22 (25.58%) Network Security
10 21 (24.42%) Cisco IOS
10 21 (24.42%) ExtremeXOS
10 21 (24.42%) TCP/IP
11 20 (23.26%) Multicast
12 18 (20.93%) HTTPS
12 18 (20.93%) SNMP
12 18 (20.93%) WAN
13 15 (17.44%) HTTP
13 15 (17.44%) Wi-Fi
14 14 (16.28%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.95%) NoSQL
2 9 (10.47%) MariaDB
2 9 (10.47%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (9.30%) MySQL
4 7 (8.14%) Redis
5 5 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) GCC
1 7 (8.14%) GDB
1 7 (8.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.16%) Metasploit
General
1 31 (36.05%) Social Skills
2 23 (26.74%) Retail
3 10 (11.63%) Advertising
4 9 (10.47%) Telecoms
5 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.33%) Law
6 2 (2.33%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.16%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (1.16%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 21 (24.42%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 21 (24.42%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
1 21 (24.42%) Network Specialist
2 17 (19.77%) Principal Engineer
3 13 (15.12%) Architect
4 12 (13.95%) Network Engineer
4 12 (13.95%) Principal Network Engineer
5 8 (9.30%) Network Manager
6 7 (8.14%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (8.14%) Technical Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Azure Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Azure Software Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Data Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Lead Software Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Python Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Python Software Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Juniper Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.09%) Node.js
2 14 (16.28%) SOAP
3 7 (8.14%) Elastic Stack
3 7 (8.14%) ONVIF
3 7 (8.14%) WebRTC
4 5 (5.81%) GraphQL
4 5 (5.81%) Kafka
4 5 (5.81%) React
5 2 (2.33%) .NET
5 2 (2.33%) .NET Core
5 2 (2.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.33%) Entity Framework
5 2 (2.33%) ServiceStack
6 1 (1.16%) LAMP
6 1 (1.16%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 24 (27.91%) Data Centre
3 21 (24.42%) Digital Signage
3 21 (24.42%) Private Cloud
4 14 (16.28%) Video\Live Streaming
5 7 (8.14%) Algorithms
5 7 (8.14%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (8.14%) Internet of Things
5 7 (8.14%) MPEG
6 2 (2.33%) CCTV
7 1 (1.16%) Clustering
7 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.16%) Replication
7 1 (1.16%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.74%) Linux
2 16 (18.60%) CentOS
3 1 (1.16%) Debian
3 1 (1.16%) Fedora
3 1 (1.16%) FreeBSD
3 1 (1.16%) Kali Linux
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.16%) Solaris
3 1 (1.16%) Windows
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.70%) Migration
2 29 (33.72%) Problem-Solving
3 28 (32.56%) Network Monitoring
4 26 (30.23%) DDoS Mitigation
5 21 (24.42%) Broadcast Engineering
5 21 (24.42%) Creative Thinking
5 21 (24.42%) Service Management
6 19 (22.09%) Microservices
7 16 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (18.60%) Network Design
7 16 (18.60%) Project Management
8 15 (17.44%) PRINCE2
9 14 (16.28%) High Availability
10 13 (15.12%) DevOps
10 13 (15.12%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (15.12%) Security Patching
11 12 (13.95%) Event-Driven
11 12 (13.95%) Procure-to-Pay
11 12 (13.95%) Scrum
11 12 (13.95%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.09%) Python
1 19 (22.09%) TypeScript
2 14 (16.28%) Go
3 13 (15.12%) Java
4 7 (8.14%) C#
5 6 (6.98%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.98%) SQL
6 3 (3.49%) Perl
7 2 (2.33%) C++
8 1 (1.16%) PHP
8 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.16%) Ruby
8 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (44.19%) Degree
2 27 (31.40%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (25.58%) CCNP
4 21 (24.42%) CCIE
5 5 (5.81%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 4 (4.65%) CCIE Service Provider
7 3 (3.49%) JNCIP
8 2 (2.33%) Chartered Engineer
8 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.16%) CCNA
9 1 (1.16%) CEH
9 1 (1.16%) CISSP
9 1 (1.16%) GWAPT
9 1 (1.16%) GXPN
9 1 (1.16%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.12%) SLA
2 5 (5.81%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (15.12%) Docker
2 6 (6.98%) iptables
3 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.16%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 28 (32.56%) Nagios
2 15 (17.44%) Icinga
3 14 (16.28%) Ansible
3 14 (16.28%) ZABBIX
4 12 (13.95%) Kubernetes
5 8 (9.30%) Failover Clustering
6 7 (8.14%) Puppet
7 6 (6.98%) Grafana
8 1 (1.16%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 44 (51.16%) Cisco
2 28 (32.56%) SolarWinds
3 21 (24.42%) CheckPoint
3 21 (24.42%) Extreme Networks
3 21 (24.42%) Nokia
4 9 (10.47%) Red Hat
5 7 (8.14%) Huawei
5 7 (8.14%) Juniper
5 7 (8.14%) Microsoft
6 5 (5.81%) Adobe
6 5 (5.81%) Monetate
6 5 (5.81%) New Relic
7 3 (3.49%) VMware
8 2 (2.33%) Aruba
8 2 (2.33%) Ekahau
8 2 (2.33%) HP
8 2 (2.33%) Zscaler
9 1 (1.16%) Arista
9 1 (1.16%) Oracle
9 1 (1.16%) Palo Alto