Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 356 331 348
Rank change year-on-year -25 +17 +28
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 22 28 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.17% 0.22% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.13% 1.42% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 8
North West median annual salary £47,500 £51,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.86% +31.61% +11.51%
10th Percentile £41,250 £29,025 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £43,750
England median annual salary £46,750 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.89% -10.00% +11.11%

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 the North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1954 1965 1875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.70% 15.70% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1562 1617 1482
North West median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IPv6
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing IPv6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for IPv6 in the North West

IPv6
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPv6 in the North West.

Salary trend for IPv6 in the North West

IPv6
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IPv6 in the North West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IPv6 in the North West

IPv6
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Manchester -20 22 £47,500 -6.86% 7
IPv6
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing IPv6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for IPv6.

1 22 (100.00%) VPN
2 21 (95.45%) Firewall
3 16 (72.73%) OSPF
3 16 (72.73%) BGP
3 16 (72.73%) Cisco
3 16 (72.73%) IPv4
4 14 (63.64%) Juniper
4 14 (63.64%) Ethernet
5 13 (59.09%) LAN
6 11 (50.00%) WAN
6 11 (50.00%) Broadband
6 11 (50.00%) MPLS
6 11 (50.00%) HSRP
7 10 (45.45%) Cacti
7 10 (45.45%) VRRP
7 10 (45.45%) IPsec
8 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
8 9 (40.91%) Junos
9 8 (36.36%) Network Security
9 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (36.36%) CCNP
9 8 (36.36%) VoIP
9 8 (36.36%) JNCIP
10 7 (31.82%) VLAN
10 7 (31.82%) BT
10 7 (31.82%) L2TP
10 7 (31.82%) SNMP
11 6 (27.27%) DMZ
11 6 (27.27%) Unix
11 6 (27.27%) Linux

IPv6
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) VPN
2 21 (95.45%) Firewall
3 16 (72.73%) BGP
3 16 (72.73%) IPv4
3 16 (72.73%) OSPF
4 14 (63.64%) Ethernet
5 13 (59.09%) LAN
6 11 (50.00%) Broadband
6 11 (50.00%) HSRP
6 11 (50.00%) MPLS
6 11 (50.00%) WAN
7 10 (45.45%) IPsec
7 10 (45.45%) VRRP
8 9 (40.91%) Junos
9 8 (36.36%) Network Security
9 8 (36.36%) VoIP
10 7 (31.82%) L2TP
10 7 (31.82%) SNMP
10 7 (31.82%) VLAN
11 6 (27.27%) DMZ
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) IP Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) IT Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) IT Security Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Operations Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Security Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Implementation Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Juniper Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Designer
3 4 (18.18%) Network Designer
4 3 (13.64%) Head of Engineering
4 3 (13.64%) Head of IP Transport
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
1 6 (27.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Identity Management
1 6 (27.27%) Network Design
1 6 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
1 6 (27.27%) Server Hardening
1 6 (27.27%) SIEM
1 6 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (27.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 5 (22.73%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (22.73%) Web Filtering
3 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 4 (18.18%) Network Management
4 2 (9.09%) Coaching
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.09%) Network Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) C
2 4 (18.18%) Perl
2 4 (18.18%) PHP
2 4 (18.18%) Python
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) CCNP
1 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (36.36%) JNCIP
2 6 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (13.64%) CCDP
3 3 (13.64%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) Cacti
2 6 (27.27%) FortiGate
2 6 (27.27%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (18.18%) Nagios
3 4 (18.18%) OpenNMS
3 4 (18.18%) Puppet
3 4 (18.18%) RANCID
3 4 (18.18%) SCCM
3 4 (18.18%) SCOM
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 14 (63.64%) Juniper
3 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
4 7 (31.82%) BT
5 6 (27.27%) SolarWinds
5 6 (27.27%) Splunk
6 5 (22.73%) Ericsson
6 5 (22.73%) Huawei
7 4 (18.18%) Brocade
7 4 (18.18%) Foundry
7 4 (18.18%) ZyXEL
8 3 (13.64%) Nortel
8 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
8 3 (13.64%) WatchGuard
9 1 (4.55%) Redback