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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 208 226 213
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 17 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.30% 0.10% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 0.35% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 13
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
1787 1704 1466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.22% 29.45% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1070 1173 1163
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
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 29 December 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 29 December 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 14 £42,500 -29.16%
Slough - 1 £37,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £35,000 -
VRRP
South East

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (94.74%) HSRP
3 17 (89.47%) Juniper
4 15 (78.95%) CCNP
4 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (73.68%) LAN
5 14 (73.68%) MPLS
6 13 (68.42%) Telecoms
6 13 (68.42%) Ethernet
7 12 (63.16%) ATM
7 12 (63.16%) ISDN
7 12 (63.16%) DSL
7 12 (63.16%) JNCIS
7 12 (63.16%) Incident Management
7 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
7 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
7 12 (63.16%) GLBP
7 12 (63.16%) Performance Monitoring
7 12 (63.16%) Line Management
8 7 (36.84%) OSPF
8 7 (36.84%) BGP
9 5 (26.32%) IPv6
10 4 (21.05%) Firewall
10 4 (21.05%) Debian
10 4 (21.05%) CentOS
11 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (15.79%) VLAN
11 3 (15.79%) FWSM
11 3 (15.79%) Project Management
11 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) HSRP
2 14 (73.68%) LAN
2 14 (73.68%) MPLS
3 13 (68.42%) Ethernet
4 12 (63.16%) ATM
4 12 (63.16%) ISDN
4 12 (63.16%) DSL
4 12 (63.16%) GLBP
5 7 (36.84%) OSPF
5 7 (36.84%) BGP
6 5 (26.32%) IPv6
7 4 (21.05%) Firewall
8 3 (15.79%) VLAN
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (15.79%) FWSM
8 3 (15.79%) Internet
8 3 (15.79%) DNS
8 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
9 2 (10.53%) LDAP
9 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 13 (68.42%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) NOC Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Network Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IP Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Network Support
4 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Debian
1 4 (21.05%) CentOS
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) OpenBSD
3 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Incident Management
1 12 (63.16%) Performance Monitoring
1 12 (63.16%) Line Management
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.53%) Network Management
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Network Design
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%) CCNP
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (63.16%) JNCIS
2 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
2 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) CISSP
4 1 (5.26%) CCSA
4 1 (5.26%) CCSE
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) OPNET
1 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (89.47%) Juniper
3 2 (10.53%) Dell
3 2 (10.53%) Foundry
4 1 (5.26%) F5
4 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
4 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds