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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Rank 59 72 61
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs citing IPv6 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.17% 0.18% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% 0.72% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -39.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.19% -7.22%
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
116 138 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 20.17% 25.00% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 102 119 133
Average salary £46,500 £41,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.37% -12.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper
1 4 (80.00%) MPLS
1 4 (80.00%) OSPF
1 4 (80.00%) BGP
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Network Design
1 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) HSRP
4 1 (20.00%) FWSM
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) CentOS
4 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Debian
4 1 (20.00%) IPv4
4 1 (20.00%) CCIE
4 1 (20.00%) VRRP

IPv6
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) MPLS
1 4 (80.00%) OSPF
1 4 (80.00%) BGP
1 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) HSRP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) FWSM
3 1 (20.00%) VRRP
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) IPv4
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Training Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IP Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Debian
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Network Design
2 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper