Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 328 322 348
Rank change year-on-year -6 +26 -33
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 20 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.19% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.11% 0.79% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 12
South West median annual salary £34,712 £50,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.58% -28.57% +85.43%
10th Percentile £33,184 £45,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £38,750 £70,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +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 South West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1800 2014 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.54% 18.42% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1481 1654 1976
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IPv6
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for IPv6 in the South West

IPv6
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for IPv6 in the South West

IPv6
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IPv6 in the South West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IPv6 in the South West

IPv6
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the South West region over the 6 months to 18 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
Somerset -1 12 £34,712 -30.58%
Gloucestershire +33 8 £35,750 -15.88%
IPv6
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South West region with a requirement for IPv6.

1 20 (100.00%) IPv4
2 12 (60.00%) Unix
2 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 12 (60.00%) Network Design
3 11 (55.00%) Network Planning
3 11 (55.00%) NGN
3 11 (55.00%) Mobile Computing
4 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
4 7 (35.00%) Change Management
4 7 (35.00%) Firewall
4 7 (35.00%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (30.00%) Windows
5 6 (30.00%) WAN
5 6 (30.00%) DHCP
5 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (30.00%) VPN
5 6 (30.00%) DNS
5 6 (30.00%) Avaya
5 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (30.00%) LAN
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco
5 6 (30.00%) Security Hardening
6 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (25.00%) IT Strategy
6 5 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (25.00%) Aruba
6 5 (25.00%) NetScaler

IPv6
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) Confluence
1 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) IPv4
2 11 (55.00%) NGN
3 7 (35.00%) Firewall
3 7 (35.00%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (30.00%) DHCP
4 6 (30.00%) DNS
4 6 (30.00%) LAN
4 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (30.00%) VPN
4 6 (30.00%) WAN
5 5 (25.00%) NetScaler
6 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
6 2 (10.00%) SNMP
7 1 (5.00%) IPsec
7 1 (5.00%) Network Security
7 1 (5.00%) OSPF
7 1 (5.00%) SSH
7 1 (5.00%) SSL
7 1 (5.00%) VLAN
7 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) InfluxDB
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Network Support
2 5 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Network Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Network Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Mobile Computing
2 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Cyber Warfare
3 1 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
1 12 (60.00%) Unix
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Network Design
2 11 (55.00%) Network Planning
3 7 (35.00%) Change Management
3 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (30.00%) Security Hardening
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (25.00%) IT Strategy
5 5 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.00%) Data Encryption
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps
6 1 (5.00%) Information Assurance
6 1 (5.00%) Microservices
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.00%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) CCNP
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) JNCIA
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
1 1 (5.00%) Grafana
1 1 (5.00%) Icinga
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
1 1 (5.00%) StackStorm
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Avaya
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco
2 5 (25.00%) Aruba
2 5 (25.00%) Citrix
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (5.00%) BroadSoft
3 1 (5.00%) Juniper
3 1 (5.00%) Mitel