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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 284 327 314
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -13
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 17 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.050% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.27% 0.30% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 12
Average salary £72,500 £43,750 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.71% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -4.76%
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
1338 2020 1817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.81% 16.99% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1143 1695 1598
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 31 (100.00%) Cisco
1 31 (100.00%) OSPF
1 31 (100.00%) HSRP
2 27 (87.10%) BGP
3 24 (77.42%) VPN
4 23 (74.19%) LAN
4 23 (74.19%) Firewall
5 22 (70.97%) IPsec
5 22 (70.97%) WAN
5 22 (70.97%) CheckPoint
6 16 (51.61%) Spanning Tree
7 15 (48.39%) CCSA
7 15 (48.39%) MPLS
8 14 (45.16%) Finance
8 14 (45.16%) Wireless
8 14 (45.16%) TCP/IP
8 14 (45.16%) EIGRP
9 13 (41.94%) VoIP
9 13 (41.94%) Data Centre
10 11 (35.48%) CCNP
10 11 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (32.26%) GLBP
11 10 (32.26%) Network Design
11 10 (32.26%) BIG-IP
12 9 (29.03%) VLAN
12 9 (29.03%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (29.03%) Cisco CUCM
12 9 (29.03%) Verint
12 9 (29.03%) CyberTech
12 9 (29.03%) Cisco Nexus

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 31 (100.00%) OSPF
1 31 (100.00%) HSRP
2 27 (87.10%) BGP
3 24 (77.42%) VPN
4 23 (74.19%) LAN
4 23 (74.19%) Firewall
5 22 (70.97%) IPsec
5 22 (70.97%) WAN
6 16 (51.61%) Spanning Tree
7 15 (48.39%) MPLS
8 14 (45.16%) TCP/IP
8 14 (45.16%) Wireless
8 14 (45.16%) EIGRP
9 13 (41.94%) VoIP
10 10 (32.26%) GLBP
10 10 (32.26%) BIG-IP
11 9 (29.03%) VLAN
11 9 (29.03%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (29.03%) DMZ
11 9 (29.03%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Advertising
3 3 (9.68%) Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Multimedia
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Network Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) Network Support
4 8 (25.81%) Security Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) Senior Network Analyst
5 7 (22.58%) Senior Network Support
5 7 (22.58%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (22.58%) Network Analyst
5 7 (22.58%) Analyst
6 6 (19.35%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) Support Analyst
6 6 (19.35%) Network Support Analyst
6 6 (19.35%) Senior Support Analyst
6 6 (19.35%) Senior Network Support Analyst
6 6 (19.35%) Senior Security Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 4 (12.90%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (12.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Network Specialist
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) 802.1X
2 7 (22.58%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Data Centre
2 7 (22.58%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.23%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Network Design
2 7 (22.58%) Investment Management
3 5 (16.13%) Network Management
3 5 (16.13%) Low Latency
3 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
4 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.45%) Change Management
5 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.45%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.23%) Change Control
6 1 (3.23%) Straight-Through Processing
6 1 (3.23%) Time Management
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) CCSA
2 11 (35.48%) CCNP
2 11 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (22.58%) CCSP
4 5 (16.13%) JNCIP
5 4 (12.90%) Degree
6 1 (3.23%) HP APS
6 1 (3.23%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (6.45%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (70.97%) CheckPoint
3 9 (29.03%) Verint
3 9 (29.03%) CyberTech
4 7 (22.58%) F5
5 5 (16.13%) Meraki
5 5 (16.13%) CA
6 4 (12.90%) Juniper
7 3 (9.68%) Aruba
8 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
8 2 (6.45%) EMC
8 2 (6.45%) Citrix
8 2 (6.45%) Avaya
9 1 (3.23%) HP
9 1 (3.23%) Dell
9 1 (3.23%) 3Com
9 1 (3.23%) VMware
9 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL