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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 13 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing RIP 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 2.33% 1.37% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 3.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £39,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.48% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
RIP
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 31 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 20.93% 42.47% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 5
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £29,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,900 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

RIP
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

RIP Salary Trend in Bridgend

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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%) Windows XP
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Websense
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 5 (100.00%) CCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Network Design
1 5 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 5 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Aruba
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Lumension
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (100.00%) Escalation Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) CCSE
1 5 (100.00%) JNCIS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee
1 5 (100.00%) Websense
1 5 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 5 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 5 (100.00%) Aruba
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Lumension