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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
England / North West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 243 233 241
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8  
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 7 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.11% 0.035% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 0.23% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 7
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPv6 is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 905 865 1141
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.71% 15.00% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 713 708 876
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

IPv6
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing IPv6 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -17 7 £55,000 +37.50% 1
IPv6
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 16 (84.21%) Firewall
2 14 (73.68%) DNS
2 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
3 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (68.42%) CCNP
3 13 (68.42%) WAN
4 11 (57.89%) VoIP
4 11 (57.89%) Ethernet
4 11 (57.89%) Broadband
4 11 (57.89%) TACACS
4 11 (57.89%) Internet
4 11 (57.89%) Nagios
4 11 (57.89%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (57.89%) Network Design
4 11 (57.89%) Network Planning
4 11 (57.89%) PCI DSS
4 11 (57.89%) OpenNMS
4 11 (57.89%) Asterisk PBX
4 11 (57.89%) Network Management
5 10 (52.63%) Juniper
5 10 (52.63%) Cisco
6 9 (47.37%) SQL
6 9 (47.37%) Ericsson
6 9 (47.37%) ZyXEL
6 9 (47.37%) Huawei
6 9 (47.37%) Brocade
6 9 (47.37%) Foundry
7 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
7 7 (36.84%) RANCID
7 7 (36.84%) Puppet

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) Firewall
2 14 (73.68%) DNS
3 13 (68.42%) WAN
4 11 (57.89%) Asterisk PBX
4 11 (57.89%) Broadband
4 11 (57.89%) Ethernet
4 11 (57.89%) Internet
4 11 (57.89%) TACACS
4 11 (57.89%) VoIP
4 11 (57.89%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (36.84%) MPLS
6 6 (31.58%) VLAN
7 5 (26.32%) IPv4
8 3 (15.79%) BGP
8 3 (15.79%) OSPF
8 3 (15.79%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (10.53%) DMZ
9 2 (10.53%) HSRP
9 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
9 2 (10.53%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Designer
1 11 (57.89%) Network Designer
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Support
4 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior NOC Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.53%) iPad
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Network Design
1 11 (57.89%) Network Management
1 11 (57.89%) Network Planning
2 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Identity Management
3 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (10.53%) Server Hardening
3 2 (10.53%) SIEM
3 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Perl
2 7 (36.84%) PHP
2 7 (36.84%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) CCNP
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (57.89%) Nagios
1 11 (57.89%) OpenNMS
2 7 (36.84%) Puppet
2 7 (36.84%) RANCID
2 7 (36.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco
1 10 (52.63%) Juniper
2 9 (47.37%) Brocade
2 9 (47.37%) Ericsson
2 9 (47.37%) Foundry
2 9 (47.37%) Huawei
2 9 (47.37%) ZyXEL
3 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.53%) Splunk
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 23 days ago