The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 286 323 318
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -5
Permanent jobs citing RIP 21 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.14% 0.050%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.07% 0.92% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 6
Average salary £47,500 £56,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.92% +2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
RIP
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1969 1965 2326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 18.71% 15.61% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1643 1635 2078
Average salary £52,500 £50,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

RIP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

RIP Salary Trend in the City of London

RIP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RIP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

RIP Salary Histogram in the City of London

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 28 (100.00%) WAN
1 28 (100.00%) OSPF
2 27 (96.43%) LAN
2 27 (96.43%) Cisco
3 26 (92.86%) DNS
4 25 (89.29%) CheckPoint
5 24 (85.71%) BGP
6 23 (82.14%) VPN
7 22 (78.57%) EIGRP
7 22 (78.57%) Firewall
8 18 (64.29%) VRRP
8 18 (64.29%) VLAN
8 18 (64.29%) HSRP
8 18 (64.29%) GLBP
9 17 (60.71%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (50.00%) Network Design
10 14 (50.00%) Juniper
11 13 (46.43%) VoIP
11 13 (46.43%) Aruba
11 13 (46.43%) Spanning Tree
12 12 (42.86%) CCSA
13 11 (39.29%) MPLS
14 10 (35.71%) Wireless
14 10 (35.71%) Meraki
15 9 (32.14%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (32.14%) CCNP
16 8 (28.57%) DHCP
16 8 (28.57%) Network Security
16 8 (28.57%) VPLS
17 5 (17.86%) Barracuda Networks

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) WAN
1 28 (100.00%) OSPF
2 27 (96.43%) LAN
3 26 (92.86%) DNS
4 24 (85.71%) BGP
5 23 (82.14%) VPN
6 22 (78.57%) EIGRP
6 22 (78.57%) Firewall
7 18 (64.29%) VLAN
7 18 (64.29%) HSRP
7 18 (64.29%) GLBP
7 18 (64.29%) VRRP
8 13 (46.43%) Spanning Tree
8 13 (46.43%) VoIP
9 11 (39.29%) MPLS
10 10 (35.71%) Wireless
11 9 (32.14%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (28.57%) Network Security
12 8 (28.57%) VPLS
12 8 (28.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Law
2 1 (3.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Security Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Network Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) Senior Security Engineer
4 8 (28.57%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 8 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Network Consultant
6 4 (14.29%) Consultant
6 4 (14.29%) Network Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Network Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Firewall Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Operations Support Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Network Support
8 1 (3.57%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) NHS
1 4 (14.29%) Handset
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.57%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows 2000
1 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Network Design
2 4 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Change Control
5 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (42.86%) CCSA
3 9 (32.14%) CCNP
4 4 (14.29%) CCNA
4 4 (14.29%) CCIE
5 2 (7.14%) JNCIA
5 2 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) Cisco
2 25 (89.29%) CheckPoint
3 14 (50.00%) Juniper
4 13 (46.43%) Aruba
5 10 (35.71%) Meraki
6 5 (17.86%) Barracuda Networks
7 4 (14.29%) Fortinet
8 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.14%) Nortel
10 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
10 1 (3.57%) Bloomberg
10 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
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