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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 140 125 128
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 14 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.57% 0.86% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.85% 2.85% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 14
Average salary £38,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.74% +8.75%
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
758 736 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.70% 30.29% 38.56%
Number of salaries quoted 404 488 647
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (81.25%) BGP
2 25 (78.13%) MPLS
3 24 (75.00%) Cisco
4 23 (71.88%) OSPF
5 22 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (62.50%) CCNP
7 18 (56.25%) TCP/IP
8 15 (46.88%) IPv4
9 14 (43.75%) Juniper
10 13 (40.63%) VLAN
11 12 (37.50%) Network Security
12 10 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (31.25%) Firewall
12 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
12 10 (31.25%) LAN
13 9 (28.13%) VoIP
13 9 (28.13%) Project Management
13 9 (28.13%) Junos
14 8 (25.00%) Migration
14 8 (25.00%) WAN
14 8 (25.00%) Mentoring
15 7 (21.88%) VPN
15 7 (21.88%) MS Visio
15 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
15 7 (21.88%) MS Office
15 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
15 7 (21.88%) SLA
15 7 (21.88%) Lync
16 6 (18.75%) VPLS
16 6 (18.75%) F5

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 7 (21.88%) Lync
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Office
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
1 7 (21.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 26 (81.25%) BGP
2 25 (78.13%) MPLS
3 23 (71.88%) OSPF
4 18 (56.25%) TCP/IP
5 15 (46.88%) IPv4
6 13 (40.63%) VLAN
7 12 (37.50%) Network Security
8 10 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (31.25%) Firewall
8 10 (31.25%) LAN
9 9 (28.13%) VoIP
9 9 (28.13%) Junos
10 8 (25.00%) WAN
11 7 (21.88%) VPN
12 6 (18.75%) xDSL
12 6 (18.75%) VPLS
12 6 (18.75%) IPsec
12 6 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (15.63%) Broadband
13 5 (15.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Network Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Consultant
3 7 (21.88%) Voice Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Network Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Network Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Security Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Network Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Debian
2 2 (6.25%) OpenBSD
2 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
2 2 (6.25%) CentOS
3 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Project Management
2 8 (25.00%) Migration
2 8 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) Product Management
5 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Network Management
6 1 (3.13%) SIEM
6 1 (3.13%) Change Control
6 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.13%) Line Management
6 1 (3.13%) CRM
6 1 (3.13%) SWOT Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Network Design
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.13%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) Perl
2 3 (9.38%) Python
3 2 (6.25%) PHP
3 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (62.50%) CCNP
3 3 (9.38%) CCIP
3 3 (9.38%) CCNA
3 3 (9.38%) CCIE
4 2 (6.25%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (6.25%) JNCIA
5 1 (3.13%) JNCIS
5 1 (3.13%) JNCIE
5 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) HNC
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.13%) CCSP
5 1 (3.13%) CCDP
5 1 (3.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Cisco
2 14 (43.75%) Juniper
3 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
4 6 (18.75%) F5
5 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
5 3 (9.38%) VMware
6 2 (6.25%) Dell
6 2 (6.25%) Foundry
7 1 (3.13%) BMC
7 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.13%) SevOne
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