The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 30 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RIP 4 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.80% - 7.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% - 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
RIP
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Communications & Networking Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
68 21 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 47.55% 14.29% 45.37%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 30
Average salary £26,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

RIP
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

RIP Salary Trend in Belfast

RIP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing RIP 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 RIP.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Avaya
1 4 (100.00%) CAD
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) MGCP
1 4 (100.00%) VXML
1 4 (100.00%) H.323
1 4 (100.00%) Contact Management
1 4 (100.00%) CMS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ICM
1 4 (100.00%) WFM
1 4 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 4 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) PBX
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing RIP 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 RIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) MGCP
1 4 (100.00%) H.323
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ICM
1 4 (100.00%) PBX
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) CAD
1 4 (100.00%) Contact Management
1 4 (100.00%) WFM
1 4 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Avaya