The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 222 219 219
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing RIP 8 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.056% 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
RIP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1591 1530 1458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.31% 28.40% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 1101 1161
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

RIP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

RIP Salary Trend in Berkshire

RIP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RIP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

RIP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

RIP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -3 4 £35,000 -41.66%
Bracknell - 3 £65,000 -
RIP
South East

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 14 (93.33%) EIGRP
2 13 (86.67%) OSPF
2 13 (86.67%) BGP
3 12 (80.00%) TCP/IP
4 10 (66.67%) IGRP
4 10 (66.67%) Firewall
5 9 (60.00%) Cisco
6 8 (53.33%) DNS
6 8 (53.33%) CheckPoint
7 7 (46.67%) SNMP
7 7 (46.67%) DHCP
7 7 (46.67%) Network Security
8 6 (40.00%) VoIP
8 6 (40.00%) MPLS
9 5 (33.33%) TACACS
9 5 (33.33%) WAN
9 5 (33.33%) SMTP
9 5 (33.33%) LAN
9 5 (33.33%) Fortinet
9 5 (33.33%) F5
10 4 (26.67%) Change Control
10 4 (26.67%) NetScaler
10 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (26.67%) HSRP
10 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (26.67%) VLAN
10 4 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (26.67%) VPN
10 4 (26.67%) SSL
10 4 (26.67%) IPv6

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) EIGRP
2 13 (86.67%) OSPF
2 13 (86.67%) BGP
3 12 (80.00%) TCP/IP
4 10 (66.67%) IGRP
4 10 (66.67%) Firewall
5 8 (53.33%) DNS
6 7 (46.67%) SNMP
6 7 (46.67%) DHCP
6 7 (46.67%) Network Security
7 6 (40.00%) VoIP
7 6 (40.00%) MPLS
8 5 (33.33%) TACACS
8 5 (33.33%) LAN
8 5 (33.33%) WAN
8 5 (33.33%) SMTP
9 4 (26.67%) VPN
9 4 (26.67%) IKE
9 4 (26.67%) IPX
9 4 (26.67%) IPX/SPX
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
1 1 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Network Consultant
1 6 (40.00%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (20.00%) Network Team Leader
3 3 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Support
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
1 2 (13.33%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Change Control
1 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Network Management
4 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.67%) Deep Packet Inspection
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CCIE
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCSA
4 1 (6.67%) CCSE
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) CheckPoint
3 5 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 5 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (13.33%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
5 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds