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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 117 122 132
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 21 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.94% 0.76% 0.088%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.51% 2.54% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 2
Average salary £67,500 £50,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
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
599 748 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.79% 29.93% 30.11%
Number of salaries quoted 416 419 509
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 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 2 September 2015.

IPv6 Salary Histogram in Reading

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 29 (87.88%) Cisco
1 29 (87.88%) BGP
2 27 (81.82%) IPv4
3 26 (78.79%) OSPF
4 25 (75.76%) MPLS
5 24 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (69.70%) Juniper
7 22 (66.67%) Firewall
7 22 (66.67%) VPN
7 22 (66.67%) F5
8 21 (63.64%) Perl
9 20 (60.61%) ITIL
9 20 (60.61%) Telecoms
9 20 (60.61%) VPLS
9 20 (60.61%) Data Centre
10 19 (57.58%) Unicast
10 19 (57.58%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (57.58%) Network Management
10 19 (57.58%) Junos
10 19 (57.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 19 (57.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 19 (57.58%) Load Balancing
10 19 (57.58%) Cisco IOS
10 19 (57.58%) VLAN
10 19 (57.58%) VMware
10 19 (57.58%) LAN
10 19 (57.58%) TCP/IP
10 19 (57.58%) DNS
10 19 (57.58%) CheckPoint
10 19 (57.58%) Check Point Certification

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 29 (87.88%) BGP
2 27 (81.82%) IPv4
3 26 (78.79%) OSPF
4 25 (75.76%) MPLS
5 22 (66.67%) VPN
5 22 (66.67%) Firewall
6 20 (60.61%) VPLS
7 19 (57.58%) Cisco IOS
7 19 (57.58%) VLAN
7 19 (57.58%) Junos
7 19 (57.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 19 (57.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 19 (57.58%) Unicast
7 19 (57.58%) TACACS
7 19 (57.58%) DNS
7 19 (57.58%) LAN
7 19 (57.58%) TCP/IP
8 17 (51.52%) FWSM
9 6 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (18.18%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Subversion
General
1 20 (60.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Network Engineer
2 17 (51.52%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Network Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Network Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Lead Network Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (60.61%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
1 2 (6.06%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) ITIL
2 19 (57.58%) Load Balancing
2 19 (57.58%) Network Management
3 4 (12.12%) Project Management
4 3 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 3 (9.09%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (6.06%) SIEM
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.06%) Network Design
5 2 (6.06%) Network Planning
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.03%) Line Management
6 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) Perl
2 2 (6.06%) PHP
2 2 (6.06%) Python
2 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (57.58%) Check Point Certification
3 17 (51.52%) CCNP
4 14 (42.42%) Degree
5 13 (39.39%) CCNA
6 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 4 (12.12%) CCIE
8 2 (6.06%) CCIP
9 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 19 (57.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
1 2 (6.06%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) Cisco
2 23 (69.70%) Juniper
3 22 (66.67%) F5
4 19 (57.58%) CheckPoint
4 19 (57.58%) VMware
5 2 (6.06%) Blue Coat
5 2 (6.06%) Foundry
5 2 (6.06%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (6.06%) BMC
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.06%) Dell
5 2 (6.06%) SevOne
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago