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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 221 230 219
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing RIP 9 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.051% 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
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
1836 1710 1434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.61% 29.16% 26.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1016 1186 1105
Average salary £42,750 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 +1 8 £44,250 -
Newbury +4 1 £40,000 -5.88%
RIP
South East

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 22 (95.65%) OSPF
2 20 (86.96%) Firewall
3 18 (78.26%) BGP
3 18 (78.26%) TCP/IP
3 18 (78.26%) Cisco
4 16 (69.57%) MPLS
4 16 (69.57%) EIGRP
5 15 (65.22%) IGRP
6 14 (60.87%) CheckPoint
6 14 (60.87%) VPN
6 14 (60.87%) VLAN
6 14 (60.87%) F5
7 12 (52.17%) Network Security
7 12 (52.17%) IPsec
8 11 (47.83%) VoIP
8 11 (47.83%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (43.48%) HSRP
9 10 (43.48%) NetScaler
9 10 (43.48%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (43.48%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (43.48%) WLAN
9 10 (43.48%) POP3
9 10 (43.48%) SMTP
9 10 (43.48%) DNS
9 10 (43.48%) SSL
9 10 (43.48%) DHCP
9 10 (43.48%) IKE
9 10 (43.48%) IPX
9 10 (43.48%) IPX/SPX
9 10 (43.48%) PPP

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 22 (95.65%) OSPF
2 20 (86.96%) Firewall
3 18 (78.26%) BGP
3 18 (78.26%) TCP/IP
4 16 (69.57%) MPLS
4 16 (69.57%) EIGRP
5 15 (65.22%) IGRP
6 14 (60.87%) VPN
6 14 (60.87%) VLAN
7 12 (52.17%) Network Security
7 12 (52.17%) IPsec
8 11 (47.83%) VoIP
8 11 (47.83%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (43.48%) HSRP
9 10 (43.48%) NetScaler
9 10 (43.48%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (43.48%) WLAN
9 10 (43.48%) POP3
9 10 (43.48%) SMTP
9 10 (43.48%) DNS
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Network Engineer
2 10 (43.48%) Network Consultant
2 10 (43.48%) Consultant
3 9 (39.13%) Security Consultant
3 9 (39.13%) Network Security Consultant
4 7 (30.43%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (21.74%) Team Leader
5 5 (21.74%) Network Team Leader
6 4 (17.39%) Design Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Design Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Network Support
7 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) IP Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) SecurID
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
2 4 (17.39%) Change Control
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Validation
4 2 (8.70%) eTOM
4 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (17.39%) CCIE
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) CCSP
4 2 (8.70%) CCDP
4 2 (8.70%) CISSP
4 2 (8.70%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (4.35%) RHCT
5 1 (4.35%) JNCIA
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.35%) RHCE
5 1 (4.35%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) ISO 9001
1 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) CheckPoint
2 14 (60.87%) F5
3 7 (30.43%) Juniper
4 6 (26.09%) Fortinet
5 2 (8.70%) Nokia
5 2 (8.70%) Radware
5 2 (8.70%) Redback
5 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
5 2 (8.70%) Tufin
5 2 (8.70%) Brocade
5 2 (8.70%) AlgoSec
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Nortel