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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 208 215 211
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing RIP 19 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.13% 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.07% 0.46% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 2
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,500 £42,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1782 1513 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.94% 27.54% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 994 1093 1117
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +7 17 £45,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £45,000 -
RIP
South East

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 30 (96.77%) OSPF
2 26 (83.87%) Cisco
3 25 (80.65%) TCP/IP
3 25 (80.65%) Firewall
4 24 (77.42%) BGP
4 24 (77.42%) MPLS
5 23 (74.19%) VLAN
5 23 (74.19%) F5
6 20 (64.52%) EIGRP
6 20 (64.52%) IGRP
6 20 (64.52%) CheckPoint
7 19 (61.29%) VPN
8 17 (54.84%) IPsec
8 17 (54.84%) Network Security
9 16 (51.61%) Cisco Nexus
9 16 (51.61%) DNS
9 16 (51.61%) SMTP
10 15 (48.39%) VoIP
10 15 (48.39%) WLAN
10 15 (48.39%) SSL
10 15 (48.39%) IKE
10 15 (48.39%) IPX
10 15 (48.39%) IPX/SPX
10 15 (48.39%) PPP
10 15 (48.39%) SNMP
10 15 (48.39%) POP3
10 15 (48.39%) IPv6
10 15 (48.39%) DHCP
10 15 (48.39%) Frame Relay
10 15 (48.39%) TACACS

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 30 (96.77%) OSPF
2 25 (80.65%) Firewall
2 25 (80.65%) TCP/IP
3 24 (77.42%) MPLS
3 24 (77.42%) BGP
4 23 (74.19%) VLAN
5 20 (64.52%) EIGRP
5 20 (64.52%) IGRP
6 19 (61.29%) VPN
7 17 (54.84%) IPsec
7 17 (54.84%) Network Security
8 16 (51.61%) Cisco Nexus
8 16 (51.61%) DNS
8 16 (51.61%) SMTP
9 15 (48.39%) DHCP
9 15 (48.39%) IKE
9 15 (48.39%) IPX
9 15 (48.39%) IPX/SPX
9 15 (48.39%) PPP
9 15 (48.39%) SNMP
General
1 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Network Consultant
1 15 (48.39%) Consultant
2 14 (45.16%) Network Engineer
3 13 (41.94%) Security Consultant
3 13 (41.94%) Network Security Consultant
4 8 (25.81%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Team Leader
5 5 (16.13%) Network Support
5 5 (16.13%) Network Team Leader
6 4 (12.90%) Design Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) IP Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Design Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Design Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Security Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
2 4 (12.90%) Change Control
3 2 (6.45%) Capacity Management
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) Validation
3 2 (6.45%) eTOM
4 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.23%) Release Management
4 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (16.13%) CCIE
3 2 (6.45%) CCSP
3 2 (6.45%) CCNA
3 2 (6.45%) CCDP
3 2 (6.45%) CISSP
3 2 (6.45%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) RHCT
4 1 (3.23%) JNCIA
4 1 (3.23%) RHCE
4 1 (3.23%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) ISO 9001
1 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Cisco
2 23 (74.19%) F5
3 20 (64.52%) CheckPoint
4 10 (32.26%) Juniper
5 6 (19.35%) Fortinet
6 5 (16.13%) Blue Coat
6 5 (16.13%) Brocade
7 2 (6.45%) Radware
7 2 (6.45%) Redback
7 2 (6.45%) Nokia
7 2 (6.45%) Tufin
7 2 (6.45%) AlgoSec
8 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.23%) Nortel