The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 172 223 227
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +4
Permanent jobs citing RIP 9 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.27% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.15% 0.75% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 8
Median salary £55,000 £47,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.02% -18.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £27,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £50,000 £67,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £49,250
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -3.55%

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
780 1332 1575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.03% 26.05% 28.54%
Number of salaries quoted 581 1082 1023
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing RIP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

RIP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

RIP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +46 7 £55,000 +91.30%
Bracknell +12 2 £60,000 +26.31%
RIP
South East

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing RIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for RIP.

1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (80.95%) OSPF
3 16 (76.19%) BGP
4 14 (66.67%) MPLS
5 12 (57.14%) CCNP
5 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (57.14%) Juniper
6 10 (47.62%) VRRP
6 10 (47.62%) Network Design
6 10 (47.62%) CCIE
7 9 (42.86%) Firewall
8 8 (38.10%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (38.10%) WAN
8 8 (38.10%) VPN
8 8 (38.10%) VLAN
8 8 (38.10%) Palo Alto
9 7 (33.33%) F5
9 7 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (33.33%) LAN
9 7 (33.33%) EIGRP
10 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (28.57%) FortiGate
11 5 (23.81%) HSRP
11 5 (23.81%) Multicast
11 5 (23.81%) High Availability
11 5 (23.81%) Blue Coat
11 5 (23.81%) Brocade
11 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
11 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
11 5 (23.81%) Linux

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) OSPF
2 16 (76.19%) BGP
3 14 (66.67%) MPLS
4 10 (47.62%) VRRP
5 9 (42.86%) Firewall
6 8 (38.10%) Cisco PIX
6 8 (38.10%) VLAN
6 8 (38.10%) VPN
6 8 (38.10%) WAN
7 7 (33.33%) EIGRP
7 7 (33.33%) LAN
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (23.81%) HSRP
9 5 (23.81%) Multicast
9 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
10 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (9.52%) BIG-IP
11 2 (9.52%) Internet
11 2 (9.52%) L2TP
11 2 (9.52%) NetScreen
General
1 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (52.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 7 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (23.81%) Network Support
5 5 (23.81%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
5 5 (23.81%) Switch Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Lead Network Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Network Team Leader
7 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
8 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Customer Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Customer Support Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Juniper Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Network Design
2 7 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (23.81%) High Availability
3 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Perl
1 2 (9.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) CCNP
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (47.62%) CCIE
3 4 (19.05%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) CCDP
4 2 (9.52%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (57.14%) Juniper
3 8 (38.10%) Palo Alto
4 7 (33.33%) F5
5 5 (23.81%) Blue Coat
5 5 (23.81%) Brocade
6 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
6 2 (9.52%) Foundry
6 2 (9.52%) GENBAND
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.76%) VMware