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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
England / North West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 262 230 254
Rank change year-on-year -32 +24  
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 13 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.19% 0.13% 0.063%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.24% 0.78% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 1
Median salary £44,500 £32,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.06% -21.95%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00%  

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 1045 893 953
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 15.48% 15.96% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 835 759 763
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 13 £44,500 +39.06% 4
IPv6
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 20 (95.24%) Firewall
2 14 (66.67%) Broadband
3 13 (61.90%) WAN
3 13 (61.90%) Ethernet
3 13 (61.90%) VPN
3 13 (61.90%) IPv4
3 13 (61.90%) CCNP
3 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (52.38%) LAN
4 11 (52.38%) MPLS
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco
5 10 (47.62%) Juniper
6 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
6 8 (38.10%) DNS
6 8 (38.10%) VoIP
6 8 (38.10%) OSPF
6 8 (38.10%) BGP
6 8 (38.10%) TACACS
6 8 (38.10%) Nagios
6 8 (38.10%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (38.10%) PCI DSS
6 8 (38.10%) OpenNMS
6 8 (38.10%) Asterisk PBX
6 8 (38.10%) Network Management
6 8 (38.10%) HSRP
7 7 (33.33%) Cacti
7 7 (33.33%) Network Design
7 7 (33.33%) Network Planning
7 7 (33.33%) VRRP
7 7 (33.33%) Internet

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 20 (95.24%) Firewall
2 14 (66.67%) Broadband
3 13 (61.90%) Ethernet
3 13 (61.90%) IPv4
3 13 (61.90%) VPN
3 13 (61.90%) WAN
4 11 (52.38%) LAN
4 11 (52.38%) MPLS
5 8 (38.10%) Asterisk PBX
5 8 (38.10%) BGP
5 8 (38.10%) DNS
5 8 (38.10%) HSRP
5 8 (38.10%) OSPF
5 8 (38.10%) TACACS
5 8 (38.10%) VoIP
5 8 (38.10%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (33.33%) Internet
6 7 (33.33%) VRRP
7 6 (28.57%) L2TP
7 6 (28.57%) RSVP
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Designer
1 8 (38.10%) Network Designer
2 6 (28.57%) IP Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) IT Security Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Operations Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Implementation Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Lead Designer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
1 5 (23.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Network Management
2 7 (33.33%) Network Design
2 7 (33.33%) Network Planning
3 6 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 6 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (28.57%) Server Hardening
3 6 (28.57%) SIEM
3 6 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 5 (23.81%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (23.81%) Web Filtering
5 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) Coaching
7 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) C
2 3 (14.29%) Perl
2 3 (14.29%) PHP
2 3 (14.29%) Python
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) CCNP
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Nagios
1 8 (38.10%) OpenNMS
2 7 (33.33%) Cacti
3 6 (28.57%) FortiGate
3 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (14.29%) Puppet
4 3 (14.29%) RANCID
4 3 (14.29%) SCCM
5 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco
1 10 (47.62%) Juniper
2 6 (28.57%) BT
2 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds
2 6 (28.57%) Splunk
3 4 (19.05%) Brocade
3 4 (19.05%) Ericsson
3 4 (19.05%) Foundry
3 4 (19.05%) Huawei
3 4 (19.05%) ZyXEL
4 1 (4.76%) Redback
Rochdale, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + pension + biannual salary reviews + free par
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago