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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
England / South West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 223 244
Rank change year-on-year -18 +21  
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 3 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.057% 0.25% 0.083%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 1.25% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 4
Median salary £37,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.42% -  
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 South West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 785 1038 1238
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 14.79% 20.07% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 650 849 1042
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -5.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

IPv6
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South 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 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
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 3 months to 26 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
Gloucestershire - 2 £37,500 -
Somerset -15 1 £26,500 -62.14%
IPv6
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 South West region with a requirement for IPv6.

1 8 (100.00%) IPv4
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) OSPF
3 4 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) RIP
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) SSL
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) LDAP
3 4 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (37.50%) COM
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Avaya
5 2 (25.00%) Juniper
5 2 (25.00%) BGP
5 2 (25.00%) Mitel
5 2 (25.00%) Network Design
5 2 (25.00%) JNCIA
5 2 (25.00%) CCNP
5 2 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 2 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (25.00%) BroadSoft
5 2 (25.00%) Threat Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Cyberthreat

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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) IPv4
2 6 (75.00%) OSPF
3 4 (50.00%) LDAP
3 4 (50.00%) RIP
3 4 (50.00%) SSL
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Technical Support
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Information Officer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 2 (25.00%) Network Design
1 2 (25.00%) Threat Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Avaya
3 2 (25.00%) BroadSoft
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Mitel