Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
England > North West
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 327 344 342
Rank change year-on-year +17 -2 +5
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 4 28 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.039% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.23% 1.64% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 28 24
North West median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% -11.76% +45.71%
10th Percentile £42,300 £33,200 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -2.17%

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 1,772 1,711 1,852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.32% 13.40% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,470 1,344 1,465
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,225 £22,000 £21,600
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019. 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 -15 4 £47,000 +1.08%
IPv6
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 North West region with a requirement for IPv6.

1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) IPv4
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) Ericsson
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) DMZ
3 2 (50.00%) Nagios
3 2 (50.00%) Broadband
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) CISSP
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) TACACS
3 2 (50.00%) VRRP
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) GCIA
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless Security
3 2 (50.00%) Cacti

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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) IPv4
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) Broadband
3 2 (50.00%) DKIM
3 2 (50.00%) DMARC
3 2 (50.00%) DMZ
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) HSRP
3 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) TACACS
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) VRRP
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) Server Hardening
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) GCIA
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CISA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (25.00%) SANS
2 1 (25.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cacti
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
1 2 (50.00%) RANCID
2 1 (25.00%) OpenNMS
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Darktrace
1 2 (50.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (50.00%) Huawei
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) Brocade
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Foundry
2 1 (25.00%) ZyXEL