The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 189 190 210
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 26 36 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.51% 0.61% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.00% 2.05% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 15
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £45,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £59,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- -18.36%
IPv6
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1298 1757 1524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.53% 30.00% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 916 981 1104
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPv6 across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IPv6
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

IPv6 Salary Trend in Berkshire

IPv6
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPv6 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

IPv6 Salary Histogram in Berkshire

IPv6
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPv6 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 22 £67,500 +35.00% 4
Slough -3 3 £23,000 -41.02%
IPv6
South East

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing IPv6 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IPv6.

1 32 (84.21%) IPv4
2 30 (78.95%) BGP
2 30 (78.95%) Cisco
3 28 (73.68%) VPN
4 27 (71.05%) MPLS
4 27 (71.05%) OSPF
5 25 (65.79%) Juniper
6 24 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (60.53%) Firewall
7 23 (60.53%) Data Centre
8 22 (57.89%) F5
9 20 (52.63%) TCP/IP
9 20 (52.63%) Telecoms
9 20 (52.63%) VPLS
9 20 (52.63%) DNS
9 20 (52.63%) ITIL
9 20 (52.63%) Perl
10 19 (50.00%) LAN
10 19 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
10 19 (50.00%) CheckPoint
10 19 (50.00%) VMware
10 19 (50.00%) TACACS
10 19 (50.00%) Network Management
10 19 (50.00%) Junos
10 19 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 19 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 19 (50.00%) Unicast
10 19 (50.00%) Load Balancing
10 19 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
10 19 (50.00%) VLAN

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing IPv6 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IPv6. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (84.21%) IPv4
2 30 (78.95%) BGP
3 28 (73.68%) VPN
4 27 (71.05%) MPLS
4 27 (71.05%) OSPF
5 23 (60.53%) Firewall
6 20 (52.63%) VPLS
6 20 (52.63%) DNS
6 20 (52.63%) TCP/IP
7 19 (50.00%) LAN
7 19 (50.00%) TACACS
7 19 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
7 19 (50.00%) VLAN
7 19 (50.00%) Junos
7 19 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 19 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 19 (50.00%) Unicast
8 17 (44.74%) FWSM
9 8 (21.05%) IPsec
10 7 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 20 (52.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Network Engineer
2 19 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Network Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Network Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Lead Network Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Data Centre Technician
5 3 (7.89%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Administrator
7 1 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) CSS
2 1 (2.63%) RSS
2 1 (2.63%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 23 (60.53%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) ITIL
2 19 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 19 (50.00%) Network Management
3 5 (13.16%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (7.89%) Network Architecture
4 3 (7.89%) Project Management
5 2 (5.26%) Migration
5 2 (5.26%) Network Design
5 2 (5.26%) Network Planning
5 2 (5.26%) SIEM
5 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.63%) Line Management
6 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.63%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) Perl
2 1 (2.63%) PHP
2 1 (2.63%) Python
2 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
3 17 (44.74%) CCNP
4 14 (36.84%) Degree
5 13 (34.21%) CCNA
6 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
6 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
7 4 (10.53%) CCIE
8 2 (5.26%) CCIP
9 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
1 2 (5.26%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.63%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 30 (78.95%) Cisco
2 25 (65.79%) Juniper
3 22 (57.89%) F5
4 19 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 19 (50.00%) VMware
5 2 (5.26%) Blue Coat
5 2 (5.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (5.26%) BMC
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.26%) SevOne
6 1 (2.63%) Dell
6 1 (2.63%) Foundry
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