The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank - - 132
Permanent jobs citing RIP 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
RIP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
340 276 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.81% 15.93% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 289 241 261
Average salary £40,000 £48,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.52% +48.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £51,450 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

RIP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

RIP Salary Trend in Cheshire

RIP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) VPLS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Kaspersky
1 2 (100.00%) Aerohive Networks

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPLS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Security Engineer
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Kaspersky
1 2 (100.00%) Aerohive Networks