The table below looks at the statistics for IPv6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPv6 over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 65 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.76% - 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.91% - 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £60,750 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
172 146 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 26.10% 25.00% 21.70%
Number of salaries quoted 101 116 102
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,600 £59,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPv6
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

IPv6 Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

IPv6
Salary Trend in Slough

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

IPv6 Salary Trend in Slough

IPv6
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPv6 across the Slough region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

IPv6 Salary Histogram in Slough

IPv6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) Network Design
2 4 (66.67%) VLAN
3 3 (50.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) GPRS
4 2 (33.33%) UMTS
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Smart Meter
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (16.67%) WML
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) GSM
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) 3GPP
5 1 (16.67%) WAP
5 1 (16.67%) HTTP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) SSL
5 1 (16.67%) CCIE
5 1 (16.67%) Firmware
5 1 (16.67%) Internet

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
1 4 (66.67%) MPLS
1 4 (66.67%) OSPF
1 4 (66.67%) BGP
1 4 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (33.33%) GPRS
2 2 (33.33%) UMTS
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) GSM
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) 3GPP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) 802.15
3 1 (16.67%) VRRP
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) HSRP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IP Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) WAP
1 1 (16.67%) WML
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Debian
1 1 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Network Design
2 3 (50.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) V-Model
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CCIE
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) HP