The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 123 131 135
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 24 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.13% 0.67% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.89% 2.27% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 2
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- -8.04%
IPv6
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
617 706 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.13% 29.71% 32.15%
Number of salaries quoted 477 389 514
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

IPv6
Salary Trend in Reading

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

IPv6 Salary Trend in Reading

IPv6
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPv6 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

IPv6 Salary Histogram in Reading

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 38 (97.44%) IPv4
2 34 (87.18%) Firewall
3 31 (79.49%) BGP
3 31 (79.49%) VMware
3 31 (79.49%) Cisco
4 30 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (74.36%) MPLS
6 27 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (69.23%) CCNP
6 27 (69.23%) VPN
7 26 (66.67%) Data Centre
8 24 (61.54%) Linux
9 18 (46.15%) VLAN
10 16 (41.03%) Migration
10 16 (41.03%) TACACS
10 16 (41.03%) DNS
10 16 (41.03%) OSPF
10 16 (41.03%) Cisco Nexus
11 15 (38.46%) Fault Management
11 15 (38.46%) Private Cloud
11 15 (38.46%) WAN
12 14 (35.90%) VoIP
12 14 (35.90%) CCNA
13 13 (33.33%) Juniper
14 12 (30.77%) F5
15 11 (28.21%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (28.21%) Network Management
15 11 (28.21%) Junos
15 11 (28.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 11 (28.21%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.95%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 38 (97.44%) IPv4
2 34 (87.18%) Firewall
3 31 (79.49%) BGP
4 29 (74.36%) MPLS
5 27 (69.23%) VPN
6 18 (46.15%) VLAN
7 16 (41.03%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (41.03%) DNS
7 16 (41.03%) OSPF
7 16 (41.03%) TACACS
8 15 (38.46%) WAN
9 14 (35.90%) VoIP
10 11 (28.21%) Cisco IOS
10 11 (28.21%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 11 (28.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 11 (28.21%) Junos
10 11 (28.21%) LAN
10 11 (28.21%) TCP/IP
10 11 (28.21%) Unicast
10 11 (28.21%) VPLS
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Subversion
General
1 10 (25.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Network Engineer
2 25 (64.10%) Senior Network Engineer
3 17 (43.59%) Cisco Engineer
3 17 (43.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 15 (38.46%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 15 (38.46%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 7 (17.95%) IT Engineer
6 7 (17.95%) IT Security Engineer
6 7 (17.95%) Sales Engineer
6 7 (17.95%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Design Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Network Design Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.56%) Broadband Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 15 (38.46%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 24 (61.54%) Linux
2 9 (23.08%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) OpenBSD
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Migration
2 15 (38.46%) Fault Management
3 11 (28.21%) Load Balancing
3 11 (28.21%) Network Management
4 9 (23.08%) ITIL
4 9 (23.08%) ITIL V3
5 7 (17.95%) Competitor Analysis
5 7 (17.95%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (17.95%) Malware Analysis
5 7 (17.95%) Open Source
5 7 (17.95%) Presales
5 7 (17.95%) Product Management
5 7 (17.95%) SWOT Analysis
5 7 (17.95%) Workflow
6 3 (7.69%) Network Design
6 3 (7.69%) Project Management
7 2 (5.13%) DDoS Mitigation
8 1 (2.56%) Network Architecture
8 1 (2.56%) Network Planning
8 1 (2.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) Perl
2 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.13%) PHP
2 2 (5.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (69.23%) CCNP
1 27 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (35.90%) CCNA
3 11 (28.21%) Check Point Certification
4 10 (25.64%) Degree
5 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
5 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) CCIE
6 1 (2.56%) CCIP
System Software
1 30 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
3 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.95%) NFS
4 1 (2.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.56%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 31 (79.49%) Cisco
1 31 (79.49%) VMware
2 13 (33.33%) Juniper
3 12 (30.77%) F5
4 11 (28.21%) CheckPoint
5 7 (17.95%) ArcSight
5 7 (17.95%) Citrix
5 7 (17.95%) GFI Software
5 7 (17.95%) Remedy
6 2 (5.13%) Dell
6 2 (5.13%) Foundry
7 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.56%) BMC
7 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.56%) SevOne
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