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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 113 105 92
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Permanent jobs citing EIGRP 5 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 0.13% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.81% 0.63% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 17
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £48,000 £38,612
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
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
276 316 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.37% 20.24% 21.75%
Number of salaries quoted 254 272 292
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,750
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 28 January 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) CheckPoint
3 13 (81.25%) Firewall
4 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (75.00%) OSPF
4 12 (75.00%) WAN
5 11 (68.75%) LAN
6 10 (62.50%) BGP
6 10 (62.50%) Network Security
7 8 (50.00%) VPN
8 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
8 7 (43.75%) MPLS
8 7 (43.75%) IPsec
8 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (43.75%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (37.50%) HSRP
9 6 (37.50%) CCNP
9 6 (37.50%) VoIP
10 5 (31.25%) DHCP
10 5 (31.25%) RIP
10 5 (31.25%) CCNA
10 5 (31.25%) DNS
10 5 (31.25%) Degree
10 5 (31.25%) Wireless
11 4 (25.00%) VRRP
11 4 (25.00%) VPLS
11 4 (25.00%) CCSE
11 4 (25.00%) CCSA
11 4 (25.00%) IGRP
11 4 (25.00%) Avaya

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) OSPF
2 12 (75.00%) WAN
3 11 (68.75%) LAN
4 10 (62.50%) BGP
4 10 (62.50%) Network Security
5 8 (50.00%) VPN
6 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
6 7 (43.75%) MPLS
6 7 (43.75%) IPsec
6 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (43.75%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (37.50%) HSRP
7 6 (37.50%) VoIP
8 5 (31.25%) DNS
8 5 (31.25%) DHCP
8 5 (31.25%) RIP
8 5 (31.25%) Wireless
9 4 (25.00%) VPLS
9 4 (25.00%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (18.75%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Network Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Security Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Network Security Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Security Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Network Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Network Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Network Support
6 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) CentOS
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Time Management
1 4 (25.00%) Network Management
2 2 (12.50%) SIEM
2 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Use Case
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Change Control
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Perl
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (37.50%) CCNP
3 5 (31.25%) CCNA
3 5 (31.25%) Degree
4 4 (25.00%) CCSA
4 4 (25.00%) CCSE
5 2 (12.50%) CCIE
6 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) RHCE
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Nagios
1 1 (6.25%) Cacti
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) CheckPoint
3 4 (25.00%) Avaya
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.25%) Riverbed
5 1 (6.25%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat