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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
UK / Wales
Rank 93 101 95
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6  
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 6 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.55% 0.22% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.41% 1.21% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -36.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 Wales with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 176 248 332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 16.25% 17.84% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 150 216 259
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

IPv6
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

IPv6
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for IPv6 in Wales

IPv6
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 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
South Wales +14 6 £42,500 +13.33%
IPv6
UK

IPv6
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Wales

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

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) IPv4
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) IPsec
1 6 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) FTP
1 6 (100.00%) F5
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 6 (100.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) SLA

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) FTP
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) IPsec
1 6 (100.00%) IPv4
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 6 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) F5
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper