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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 118 - 122
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RIP 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.12% - 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
322 291 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.85% 16.95% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 209 207 303
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,900 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RIP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

RIP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Network Architecture
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) CCIE
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (71.43%) Fortinet
3 5 (71.43%) IGRP
3 5 (71.43%) Network Security
3 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) VRRP
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
4 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL
4 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (28.57%) FortiGate
4 2 (28.57%) Meru Networks
4 2 (28.57%) FTP

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) IGRP
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) VRRP
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
3 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (28.57%) FTP
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Network Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCIE
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Fortinet
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL
3 2 (28.57%) Meru Networks
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Dell