The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 42 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RIP 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.69% - 3.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.92% - 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £40,000 - £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
RIP
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 27 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 17.53% 10.47% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 47
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +72.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £40,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £32,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

RIP
Salary Trend in Chester

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

RIP Salary Trend in Chester

RIP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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