The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 232 222
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10  
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 5 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.098% 0.21% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 1.46% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 1
Median salary £69,713 £34,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +105.03% +9.67%  
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 West Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 780 893 875
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.31% 14.65% 15.30%
Number of salaries quoted 611 709 780
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

IPv6
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

IPv6
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for IPv6 in the West Midlands

IPv6
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Shropshire +7 4 £69,713 +64.02%
IPv6
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for IPv6.

1 26 (92.86%) OSPF
1 26 (92.86%) Firewall
2 24 (85.71%) DHCP
2 24 (85.71%) DNS
3 23 (82.14%) WAN
4 20 (71.43%) Cisco
5 19 (67.86%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (64.29%) MPLS
6 18 (64.29%) Cisco IOS
6 18 (64.29%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (57.14%) Load Balancing
7 16 (57.14%) IPv4
8 14 (50.00%) CCNP
9 13 (46.43%) CCNA
9 13 (46.43%) VPN
9 13 (46.43%) Network Security
10 12 (42.86%) BGP
11 11 (39.29%) BGP-4
11 11 (39.29%) Linux
11 11 (39.29%) LAN
11 11 (39.29%) PCI DSS
11 11 (39.29%) F5
11 11 (39.29%) DMVPN
11 11 (39.29%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (39.29%) HSRP
11 11 (39.29%) 802.1X
11 11 (39.29%) Cyberoam
12 10 (35.71%) SSL
12 10 (35.71%) SNMP
13 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared

IPv6
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (17.86%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (17.86%) IaaS
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (17.86%) Office 365
1 5 (17.86%) PaaS
1 5 (17.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (92.86%) Firewall
1 26 (92.86%) OSPF
2 24 (85.71%) DHCP
2 24 (85.71%) DNS
3 23 (82.14%) WAN
4 18 (64.29%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (64.29%) Cisco IOS
4 18 (64.29%) MPLS
5 16 (57.14%) IPv4
6 13 (46.43%) Network Security
6 13 (46.43%) VPN
7 12 (42.86%) BGP
8 11 (39.29%) BGP-4
8 11 (39.29%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (39.29%) DMVPN
8 11 (39.29%) HSRP
8 11 (39.29%) LAN
9 10 (35.71%) SNMP
9 10 (35.71%) SSL
10 7 (25.00%) X.25
General
1 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Network Engineer
2 11 (39.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 11 (39.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Security Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Switch Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) IT Architect
4 3 (10.71%) IT Support
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.57%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) 802.1X
2 5 (17.86%) JSON
2 5 (17.86%) WAP
3 1 (3.57%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) PKI
3 3 (10.71%) Life Science
3 3 (10.71%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (7.14%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.57%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (3.57%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 1 (3.57%) IVR
5 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) Windows
3 7 (25.00%) Unix
3 7 (25.00%) VyOS
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 7 (25.00%) Network Design
2 7 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (25.00%) Project Management
3 6 (21.43%) Network Architecture
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) Project Governance
4 5 (17.86%) Software Delivery
4 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
5 4 (14.29%) ITIL
5 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.71%) Information Security
7 2 (7.14%) Computer Security
7 2 (7.14%) Cryptography
7 2 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 2 (7.14%) Network Management
7 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 2 (7.14%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (50.00%) CCNP
3 13 (46.43%) CCNA
4 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
4 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
5 5 (17.86%) CCIE
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.57%) CISSP
7 1 (3.57%) GCIA
7 1 (3.57%) GCIH
7 1 (3.57%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (39.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.71%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (3.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Cisco
2 11 (39.29%) Cyberoam
2 11 (39.29%) F5
3 7 (25.00%) Aruba
3 7 (25.00%) Brocade
3 7 (25.00%) ProCurve
3 7 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 7 (25.00%) SonicWALL
3 7 (25.00%) Ubiquiti
3 7 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
CloudThing
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
CloudThing
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum , good benefits inc. share scheme
Posted: 4 days ago