The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP 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 VRRP over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 284 333 321
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -12
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 20 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.048% 0.084%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.07% 0.30% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 10
Average salary £55,000 £33,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.96% -28.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £22,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £45,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
VRRP
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
1871 1970 2242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.91% 15.61% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1574 1656 1993
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% -1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VRRP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

VRRP Salary Trend in the City of London

VRRP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VRRP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

VRRP Salary Histogram in the City of London

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing VRRP 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 VRRP.

1 39 (100.00%) Cisco
1 39 (100.00%) OSPF
1 39 (100.00%) BGP
1 39 (100.00%) HSRP
2 34 (87.18%) LAN
2 34 (87.18%) WAN
2 34 (87.18%) VPN
3 25 (64.10%) Firewall
4 24 (61.54%) Cisco IOS
5 23 (58.97%) EIGRP
6 22 (56.41%) CheckPoint
7 21 (53.85%) Wireless
7 21 (53.85%) IPsec
8 19 (48.72%) VLAN
9 18 (46.15%) Network Design
9 18 (46.15%) DNS
9 18 (46.15%) RIP
9 18 (46.15%) GLBP
10 17 (43.59%) Finance
11 16 (41.03%) TCP/IP
12 15 (38.46%) SSL
13 14 (35.90%) MPLS
13 14 (35.90%) CCNP
13 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (35.90%) Network Management
14 13 (33.33%) Juniper
14 13 (33.33%) OPNET
14 13 (33.33%) VoIP
15 12 (30.77%) CCSA
16 11 (28.21%) NX-OS

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing VRRP 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 VRRP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 39 (100.00%) OSPF
1 39 (100.00%) BGP
1 39 (100.00%) HSRP
2 34 (87.18%) LAN
2 34 (87.18%) WAN
2 34 (87.18%) VPN
3 25 (64.10%) Firewall
4 24 (61.54%) Cisco IOS
5 23 (58.97%) EIGRP
6 21 (53.85%) Wireless
6 21 (53.85%) IPsec
7 19 (48.72%) VLAN
8 18 (46.15%) DNS
8 18 (46.15%) RIP
8 18 (46.15%) GLBP
9 16 (41.03%) TCP/IP
10 15 (38.46%) SSL
11 14 (35.90%) MPLS
12 13 (33.33%) VoIP
13 11 (28.21%) NX-OS
General
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 17 (43.59%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (38.46%) Security Engineer
4 11 (28.21%) Network Support
4 11 (28.21%) Support Engineer
4 11 (28.21%) Network Support Engineer
5 10 (25.64%) Senior Security Engineer
6 8 (20.51%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 8 (20.51%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (15.38%) Senior Support Engineer
7 6 (15.38%) Senior Network Support
7 6 (15.38%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 6 (15.38%) Firewall Engineer
8 4 (10.26%) Wireless Engineer
9 3 (7.69%) Network Manager
10 2 (5.13%) Cisco Engineer
10 2 (5.13%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 1 (2.56%) Network Specialist
11 1 (2.56%) Senior Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.56%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Network Design
2 14 (35.90%) Network Management
3 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
3 4 (10.26%) Performance Management
3 4 (10.26%) Low Latency
4 2 (5.13%) Change Management
5 1 (2.56%) Information Security
5 1 (2.56%) High Availability
5 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) CCNP
1 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (30.77%) CCSA
3 5 (12.82%) JNCIP
4 4 (10.26%) Degree
4 4 (10.26%) CCSP
5 1 (2.56%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) SLA
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) OPNET
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (56.41%) CheckPoint
3 13 (33.33%) Juniper
4 10 (25.64%) Meraki
5 9 (23.08%) Riverbed
5 9 (23.08%) SolarWinds
5 9 (23.08%) Aruba
6 4 (10.26%) F5
6 4 (10.26%) CA
6 4 (10.26%) Nokia
6 4 (10.26%) Citrix
6 4 (10.26%) Avaya
7 3 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks