The table below looks at the statistics for EIGRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EIGRP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 125 - 88
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing EIGRP 5 0 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% - 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.54% - 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 22
Average salary £57,500 - £44,827
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £31,748
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
EIGRP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
324 347 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.04% 19.01% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 291 304 304
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,827
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £25,000 £31,748
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

EIGRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

EIGRP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

EIGRP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

EIGRP Salary Trend in Birmingham

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing EIGRP 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 EIGRP.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (94.44%) Firewall
3 16 (88.89%) CheckPoint
4 14 (77.78%) WAN
4 14 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (77.78%) OSPF
5 13 (72.22%) LAN
6 12 (66.67%) BGP
6 12 (66.67%) Network Security
7 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
7 11 (61.11%) MPLS
7 11 (61.11%) IPsec
7 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (61.11%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (55.56%) CCNP
9 8 (44.44%) VPN
9 8 (44.44%) CCSA
9 8 (44.44%) CCSE
9 8 (44.44%) VPLS
9 8 (44.44%) Network Management
10 7 (38.89%) Legal
11 6 (33.33%) VoIP
11 6 (33.33%) HSRP
12 5 (27.78%) CCNA
12 5 (27.78%) Wireless
12 5 (27.78%) Degree
13 4 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (22.22%) WLAN
13 4 (22.22%) Avaya
13 4 (22.22%) VRRP

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing EIGRP 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 EIGRP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) Firewall
2 14 (77.78%) OSPF
2 14 (77.78%) WAN
3 13 (72.22%) LAN
4 12 (66.67%) BGP
4 12 (66.67%) Network Security
5 11 (61.11%) IPsec
5 11 (61.11%) MPLS
5 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
5 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (61.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (44.44%) VPN
6 8 (44.44%) VPLS
7 6 (33.33%) VoIP
7 6 (33.33%) HSRP
8 5 (27.78%) Wireless
9 4 (22.22%) VRRP
9 4 (22.22%) WLAN
10 3 (16.67%) DNS
10 3 (16.67%) SSL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (38.89%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 10 (55.56%) Network Analyst
2 10 (55.56%) Security Analyst
2 10 (55.56%) Network Security Analyst
3 9 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 9 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Network Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Network Support
5 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) CentOS
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Network Management
2 4 (22.22%) Time Management
3 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (11.11%) SIEM
3 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) Use Case
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Perl
1 1 (5.56%) PHP
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (55.56%) CCNP
3 8 (44.44%) CCSA
3 8 (44.44%) CCSE
4 5 (27.78%) Degree
4 5 (27.78%) CCNA
5 1 (5.56%) RHCE
5 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
1 1 (5.56%) Cacti
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (88.89%) CheckPoint
3 4 (22.22%) Avaya
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.56%) F5
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat