The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 119 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RIP 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £49,250 £45,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+9.44% +21.62%
RIP
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
282 290 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.64% 19.85% 19.36%
Number of salaries quoted 252 247 258
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

RIP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

RIP Salary Trend in Birmingham

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing RIP 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 RIP.

1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (80.00%) IGRP
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) TACACS
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) POP3
4 2 (40.00%) SMTP
4 2 (40.00%) SSL
4 2 (40.00%) IKE
4 2 (40.00%) IPX
4 2 (40.00%) IPX/SPX
4 2 (40.00%) PPP
4 2 (40.00%) SNMP
4 2 (40.00%) H.323
4 2 (40.00%) IPv6
4 2 (40.00%) CCIE
4 2 (40.00%) Frame Relay
4 2 (40.00%) IPsec

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing RIP 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 RIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (80.00%) IGRP
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) TACACS
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) POP3
4 2 (40.00%) SMTP
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) IKE
4 2 (40.00%) IPX
4 2 (40.00%) IPX/SPX
4 2 (40.00%) PPP
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCIE
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (20.00%) VMware