The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 218 218 212
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 3 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.055% 0.089% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.33% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 11
Average salary £37,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.10% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -
VRRP
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
1478 1530 1646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.02% 27.34% 31.53%
Number of salaries quoted 954 1073 1245
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VRRP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

VRRP Salary Trend in Berkshire

VRRP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VRRP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Bracknell -8 1 £37,000 -20.85%
VRRP
South East

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VRRP 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 VRRP.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (84.21%) HSRP
3 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (78.95%) Juniper
4 14 (73.68%) CCNP
5 13 (68.42%) LAN
5 13 (68.42%) Telecoms
6 12 (63.16%) MPLS
7 11 (57.89%) ATM
7 11 (57.89%) Ethernet
8 10 (52.63%) ISDN
8 10 (52.63%) DSL
8 10 (52.63%) GLBP
8 10 (52.63%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (52.63%) Line Management
8 10 (52.63%) Incident Management
8 10 (52.63%) JNCIS
8 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
8 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
9 9 (47.37%) OSPF
9 9 (47.37%) BGP
10 7 (36.84%) Firewall
11 5 (26.32%) IPv6
11 5 (26.32%) DNS
11 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (26.32%) FWSM
12 4 (21.05%) CentOS
12 4 (21.05%) RIP
12 4 (21.05%) SNMP
12 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VRRP 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 VRRP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) HSRP
2 13 (68.42%) LAN
3 12 (63.16%) MPLS
4 11 (57.89%) Ethernet
4 11 (57.89%) ATM
5 10 (52.63%) ISDN
5 10 (52.63%) DSL
5 10 (52.63%) GLBP
6 9 (47.37%) OSPF
6 9 (47.37%) BGP
7 7 (36.84%) Firewall
8 5 (26.32%) DNS
8 5 (26.32%) IPv6
8 5 (26.32%) FWSM
8 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (21.05%) RIP
9 4 (21.05%) SNMP
9 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
10 3 (15.79%) HTTPS
10 3 (15.79%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 13 (68.42%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Billing
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) NOC Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) IP Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support
5 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
1 4 (21.05%) Debian
1 4 (21.05%) CentOS
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) OpenBSD
2 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Incident Management
1 10 (52.63%) Performance Monitoring
1 10 (52.63%) Line Management
2 2 (10.53%) Network Design
2 2 (10.53%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 2 (10.53%) CRM
2 2 (10.53%) Project Management
2 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
2 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.26%) Network Management
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Perl
1 2 (10.53%) PHP
1 2 (10.53%) Python
1 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (73.68%) CCNP
3 10 (52.63%) JNCIS
3 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
3 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) CCNA
5 2 (10.53%) CCSA
5 2 (10.53%) CCSE
5 2 (10.53%) CISSP
6 1 (5.26%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (5.26%) CCDA
6 1 (5.26%) CCIP
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.26%) OPNET
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (78.95%) Juniper
3 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
3 3 (15.79%) Blue Coat
3 3 (15.79%) F5
4 2 (10.53%) Dell
4 2 (10.53%) Foundry
5 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.26%) Radware
5 1 (5.26%) IBM