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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 117 126 136
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 19 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.86% 0.72% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.18% 2.26% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 3
Average salary £67,500 £47,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% -36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -18.26%
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
598 752 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.99% 31.69% 31.19%
Number of salaries quoted 389 403 542
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 2015.

IPv6 Salary Histogram in Reading

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 26 (78.79%) BGP
2 25 (75.76%) Cisco
3 24 (72.73%) MPLS
3 24 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (69.70%) IPv4
5 22 (66.67%) OSPF
6 20 (60.61%) TCP/IP
6 20 (60.61%) LAN
7 19 (57.58%) Telecoms
8 17 (51.52%) Firewall
8 17 (51.52%) VPN
8 17 (51.52%) Juniper
8 17 (51.52%) CCNP
8 17 (51.52%) VPLS
8 17 (51.52%) F5
9 16 (48.48%) Data Centre
9 16 (48.48%) ITIL
9 16 (48.48%) VLAN
10 15 (45.45%) Load Balancing
10 15 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
10 15 (45.45%) VMware
10 15 (45.45%) TACACS
10 15 (45.45%) Perl
10 15 (45.45%) DNS
10 15 (45.45%) Check Point Certification
10 15 (45.45%) CheckPoint
10 15 (45.45%) Unicast
10 15 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 15 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 15 (45.45%) Network Management

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (15.15%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS Visio
2 5 (15.15%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (78.79%) BGP
2 24 (72.73%) MPLS
3 23 (69.70%) IPv4
4 22 (66.67%) OSPF
5 20 (60.61%) LAN
5 20 (60.61%) TCP/IP
6 17 (51.52%) VPN
6 17 (51.52%) Firewall
6 17 (51.52%) VPLS
7 16 (48.48%) VLAN
8 15 (45.45%) Junos
8 15 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 15 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 15 (45.45%) Unicast
8 15 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
8 15 (45.45%) TACACS
8 15 (45.45%) DNS
9 13 (39.39%) FWSM
10 7 (21.21%) Network Security
11 5 (15.15%) xDSL
General
1 19 (57.58%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Consultant
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) Architect
5 5 (15.15%) Voice Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Lead Network Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Architect
6 4 (12.12%) Network Architect
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Network Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.15%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) ITIL
2 15 (45.45%) Load Balancing
2 15 (45.45%) Network Management
3 6 (18.18%) Migration
4 3 (9.09%) Network Architecture
5 2 (6.06%) Network Design
5 2 (6.06%) Network Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Business Development
6 1 (3.03%) Product Management
6 1 (3.03%) Project Management
6 1 (3.03%) SIEM
6 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.03%) Line Management
6 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.03%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (51.52%) CCNP
3 15 (45.45%) Check Point Certification
4 10 (30.30%) Degree
5 9 (27.27%) CCNA
6 3 (9.09%) CCIE
7 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
7 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (3.03%) CCIP
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
1 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 25 (75.76%) Cisco
2 17 (51.52%) Juniper
2 17 (51.52%) F5
3 15 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 15 (45.45%) VMware
4 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.06%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (3.03%) BMC
6 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.03%) SevOne
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