The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 120 127 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% 0.11% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.66% 0.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -11.11%
VRRP
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
301 286 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.83% 15.84% 21.12%
Number of salaries quoted 264 261 263
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VRRP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

VRRP Salary Trend in Birmingham

VRRP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 8 (100.00%) ATM
1 8 (100.00%) Packet Switching
1 8 (100.00%) SDH
1 8 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 8 (100.00%) 3G
1 8 (100.00%) SONET
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) RSVP
1 8 (100.00%) SS7
1 8 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 8 (100.00%) Redback
1 8 (100.00%) Network Design
1 8 (100.00%) GGSN
1 8 (100.00%) SGSN
1 8 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 8 (100.00%) 4G
1 8 (100.00%) HSRP
1 8 (100.00%) VoLTE
1 8 (100.00%) VoWiFi

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) 3G
1 8 (100.00%) 4G
1 8 (100.00%) ATM
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 8 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 8 (100.00%) GGSN
1 8 (100.00%) HSRP
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) Packet Switching
1 8 (100.00%) RSVP
1 8 (100.00%) SDH
1 8 (100.00%) SGSN
1 8 (100.00%) SONET
1 8 (100.00%) SS7
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) VoLTE
1 8 (100.00%) VoWiFi
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Ericsson Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Implementation Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 8 (100.00%) Network Design
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) Redback