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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 117 104 112
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Permanent jobs citing EIGRP 4 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.22% 0.14% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 0.68% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +6.81%
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
280 293 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.73% 19.78% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 250 250 267
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 26 February 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) CheckPoint
2 11 (84.62%) OSPF
3 10 (76.92%) Firewall
4 9 (69.23%) BGP
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (69.23%) WAN
4 9 (69.23%) Network Security
5 8 (61.54%) LAN
6 6 (46.15%) MPLS
6 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
6 6 (46.15%) VPN
6 6 (46.15%) IPsec
6 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (38.46%) DNS
7 5 (38.46%) CCNP
7 5 (38.46%) DHCP
7 5 (38.46%) RIP
8 4 (30.77%) VoIP
8 4 (30.77%) CCNA
8 4 (30.77%) IGRP
8 4 (30.77%) HSRP
9 3 (23.08%) VPLS
9 3 (23.08%) Degree
9 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (23.08%) CCSA
9 3 (23.08%) VLAN
9 3 (23.08%) TACACS
9 3 (23.08%) Wireless

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 11 (84.62%) OSPF
2 10 (76.92%) Firewall
3 9 (69.23%) BGP
3 9 (69.23%) Network Security
3 9 (69.23%) WAN
4 8 (61.54%) LAN
5 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
5 6 (46.15%) VPN
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (46.15%) MPLS
5 6 (46.15%) IPsec
6 5 (38.46%) DNS
6 5 (38.46%) DHCP
6 5 (38.46%) RIP
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (30.77%) HSRP
7 4 (30.77%) VoIP
7 4 (30.77%) IGRP
8 3 (23.08%) TACACS
8 3 (23.08%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
1 1 (7.69%) Law
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Network Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Security Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Network Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Network Security Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Security Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Security Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Network Support
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Network Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) CentOS
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (15.38%) Time Management
1 2 (15.38%) Network Architecture
1 2 (15.38%) Network Management
1 2 (15.38%) SIEM
1 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Change Control
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) PHP
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
3 4 (30.77%) CCNA
4 3 (23.08%) CCSA
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) CCSE
5 2 (15.38%) CCIE
6 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) RHCE
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
1 1 (7.69%) Cacti
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Fortinet
3 2 (15.38%) Avaya
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
4 1 (7.69%) F5