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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 118 - 110
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% - 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% - 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £37,500 - £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
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
279 315 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.27% 20.05% 22.10%
Number of salaries quoted 258 271 294
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,800 £31,748
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) HSRP
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) WLAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Avaya
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) IPv4
3 2 (33.33%) IPv6
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) HSRP
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) WLAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) IPv4
3 2 (33.33%) IPv6
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNA
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Avaya
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper