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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 320 308 319
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 6 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.051% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 0.78% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 18
Average salary £43,750 £62,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,250 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £62,500 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
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
1983 1806 2203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.70% 15.27% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1671 1593 1961
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 2014.

VRRP Salary Histogram in the City of London

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) OSPF
1 12 (100.00%) HSRP
2 10 (83.33%) Wireless
2 10 (83.33%) WAN
3 9 (75.00%) BGP
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (66.67%) Internet
4 8 (66.67%) LAN
5 7 (58.33%) DHCP
5 7 (58.33%) VPN
5 7 (58.33%) DNS
5 7 (58.33%) CCNP
5 7 (58.33%) MPLS
6 6 (50.00%) Network Design
6 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (50.00%) Lync
7 5 (41.67%) Avaya
7 5 (41.67%) EIGRP
7 5 (41.67%) Project Management
8 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
8 4 (33.33%) VPLS
8 4 (33.33%) Juniper
8 4 (33.33%) VoIP
8 4 (33.33%) Unified Communications
9 3 (25.00%) F5
9 3 (25.00%) Change Control
9 3 (25.00%) Capacity Management
9 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (25.00%) Aruba

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) Lync
2 2 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) OSPF
1 12 (100.00%) HSRP
2 10 (83.33%) Wireless
2 10 (83.33%) WAN
3 9 (75.00%) BGP
4 8 (66.67%) Internet
4 8 (66.67%) LAN
5 7 (58.33%) DHCP
5 7 (58.33%) MPLS
5 7 (58.33%) VPN
5 7 (58.33%) DNS
6 5 (41.67%) EIGRP
7 4 (33.33%) VoIP
7 4 (33.33%) VPLS
7 4 (33.33%) Unified Communications
8 3 (25.00%) DMVPN
8 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (25.00%) GLBP
8 3 (25.00%) VLAN
8 3 (25.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (16.67%) PKI
3 1 (8.33%) AVVID
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Debian
1 2 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Network Design
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security
3 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Change Control
3 3 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (58.33%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) CCDA
4 1 (8.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Nagios
1 2 (16.67%) ZABBIX
1 2 (16.67%) Cacti
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Avaya
3 4 (33.33%) Juniper
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) McAfee
4 3 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (25.00%) Aruba
4 3 (25.00%) F5
5 2 (16.67%) Rackspace
5 2 (16.67%) Vyatta
5 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
6 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) IronPort
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