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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 222 212 208
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 7 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 0.75% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 13
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
1820 1736 1422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.50% 29.24% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 1209 1087
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VRRP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

VRRP Salary Histogram 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 24 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 -6 7 £42,500 -29.16%
VRRP
South East

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) MPLS
2 7 (77.78%) Ethernet
2 7 (77.78%) HSRP
3 6 (66.67%) GLBP
3 6 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 6 (66.67%) Line Management
3 6 (66.67%) ATM
3 6 (66.67%) ISDN
3 6 (66.67%) LAN
3 6 (66.67%) DSL
3 6 (66.67%) CCNP
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (66.67%) JNCIS
3 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) OSPF
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) F5
5 2 (22.22%) Multicast
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) RIP
5 2 (22.22%) Brocade
5 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
6 1 (11.11%) Advertising

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) MPLS
2 7 (77.78%) Ethernet
2 7 (77.78%) HSRP
3 6 (66.67%) GLBP
3 6 (66.67%) DSL
3 6 (66.67%) ATM
3 6 (66.67%) ISDN
3 6 (66.67%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) OSPF
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) Multicast
5 2 (22.22%) RIP
6 1 (11.11%) IPv6
6 1 (11.11%) Internet
6 1 (11.11%) BGP
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (11.11%) Junos
General
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Support
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 6 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 6 (66.67%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCNP
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (66.67%) JNCIS
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
2 2 (22.22%) Brocade
2 2 (22.22%) F5