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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
England / West Midlands
Rank 193 244 203
Rank change year-on-year +51 -41  
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 22 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.032% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.06% 0.21% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 22 2 12
Median salary £43,750 £53,750 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.60% +76.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £52,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,750 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 719 937 792
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.23% 15.23% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 590 749 676
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +15.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IPv6 in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 27 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
Herefordshire - 10 £45,000 -
Shropshire - 7 £35,000 -
Staffordshire - 3 £20,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £46,250 -
IPv6
England

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for IPv6.

1 41 (93.18%) Cisco
2 34 (77.27%) DNS
2 34 (77.27%) DHCP
3 33 (75.00%) Firewall
4 31 (70.45%) OSPF
5 29 (65.91%) CCNP
5 29 (65.91%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (63.64%) WAN
6 28 (63.64%) MPLS
6 28 (63.64%) Cisco IOS
6 28 (63.64%) Network Security
6 28 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
7 23 (52.27%) CCNA
8 21 (47.73%) LAN
8 21 (47.73%) BGP-4
8 21 (47.73%) F5
8 21 (47.73%) DMVPN
8 21 (47.73%) Cisco Nexus
8 21 (47.73%) HSRP
8 21 (47.73%) 802.1X
8 21 (47.73%) PCI DSS
8 21 (47.73%) Load Balancing
8 21 (47.73%) Cyberoam
9 19 (43.18%) SC Cleared
9 19 (43.18%) Security Cleared
10 18 (40.91%) IPv4
11 16 (36.36%) Linux
12 15 (34.09%) Windows
12 15 (34.09%) SNMP
13 13 (29.55%) VPN

IPv6
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 34 (77.27%) DHCP
1 34 (77.27%) DNS
2 33 (75.00%) Firewall
3 31 (70.45%) OSPF
4 28 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
4 28 (63.64%) Cisco IOS
4 28 (63.64%) MPLS
4 28 (63.64%) Network Security
4 28 (63.64%) WAN
5 21 (47.73%) BGP-4
5 21 (47.73%) Cisco Nexus
5 21 (47.73%) DMVPN
5 21 (47.73%) HSRP
5 21 (47.73%) LAN
6 18 (40.91%) IPv4
7 15 (34.09%) SNMP
8 13 (29.55%) VPN
9 12 (27.27%) ADSL
9 12 (27.27%) PSTN
9 12 (27.27%) X.25
General
1 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (68.18%) Network Engineer
2 21 (47.73%) Cisco Engineer
2 21 (47.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Network Security Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Security Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Switch Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) SOC Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Installations Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Support
9 1 (2.27%) Network Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Security Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Technical Support Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (47.73%) 802.1X
2 5 (11.36%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.64%) Cyber Attack
2 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.36%) IVR
4 3 (6.82%) Life Science
4 3 (6.82%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.55%) Fat Client
5 2 (4.55%) HP StoreVirtual
5 2 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Linux
2 15 (34.09%) Windows
3 9 (20.45%) Windows Server
4 7 (15.91%) Unix
4 7 (15.91%) VyOS
5 3 (6.82%) Mac OS X
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Load Balancing
2 8 (18.18%) Information Security
3 7 (15.91%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (13.64%) Malware Analysis
4 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 6 (13.64%) Network Architecture
4 6 (13.64%) Protective Monitoring
4 6 (13.64%) Risk Management
4 6 (13.64%) SIEM
5 4 (9.09%) ITIL
5 4 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.55%) Computer Security
6 2 (4.55%) Cryptography
6 2 (4.55%) Data Security
6 2 (4.55%) Network Design
6 2 (4.55%) Network Management
6 2 (4.55%) Project Management
6 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.55%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (65.91%) CCNP
1 29 (65.91%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (52.27%) CCNA
3 19 (43.18%) SC Cleared
3 19 (43.18%) Security Cleared
4 6 (13.64%) CISSP
4 6 (13.64%) GCIA
4 6 (13.64%) GCIH
4 6 (13.64%) SANS
5 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (47.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) Hyper-V
2 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.82%) pfSense
4 2 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (4.55%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.55%) vSphere
4 2 (4.55%) XenApp
4 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Nagios
2 6 (13.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (13.64%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (11.36%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (11.36%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (11.36%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 41 (93.18%) Cisco
2 21 (47.73%) Cyberoam
2 21 (47.73%) F5
3 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.45%) SonicWALL
3 9 (20.45%) VMware
4 7 (15.91%) Aruba
4 7 (15.91%) Brocade
4 7 (15.91%) ProCurve
4 7 (15.91%) SolarWinds
4 7 (15.91%) Ubiquiti
5 5 (11.36%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.55%) Citrix
6 2 (4.55%) Dell
6 2 (4.55%) HP
6 2 (4.55%) NetApp
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