The first table below looks at the demand for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 114 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RIP 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.39% - 0.048%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.69% - 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
415 403 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.24% 20.55% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 343 299 312
Average salary £42,500 £39,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.91% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
RIP
Cambridgeshire

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

RIP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

RIP Salary Trend in Cambridge

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (85.71%) Nagios
1 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 4 (57.14%) H.323
3 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 4 (57.14%) EIGRP
3 4 (57.14%) IGRP
3 4 (57.14%) MGCP
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) VoIP
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (57.14%) WhatsUp Gold
3 4 (57.14%) Trapeze
3 4 (57.14%) HSRP
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) LDAP
5 2 (28.57%) NFS
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) NetApp
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 4 (57.14%) H.323
3 4 (57.14%) EIGRP
3 4 (57.14%) IGRP
3 4 (57.14%) MGCP
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) VoIP
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (57.14%) HSRP
4 2 (28.57%) LDAP
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) OpenVPN
4 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
2 2 (28.57%) CentOS
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Debian
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Nagios
2 4 (57.14%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (28.57%) Munin
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Trapeze
2 2 (28.57%) NetApp
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe