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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 237 283 318
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +35
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 9 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.15% 0.088%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.02% 1.06% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 10
Median salary £45,000 £71,250 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.84% +62.85%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
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
879 1225 1966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.78% 14.21% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 777 1047 1659
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing VRRP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 September 2016.

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 September 2016, IT jobs citing VRRP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for VRRP.

1 30 (100.00%) OSPF
1 30 (100.00%) HSRP
2 28 (93.33%) BGP
2 28 (93.33%) MPLS
2 28 (93.33%) VPN
3 23 (76.67%) Cisco
4 22 (73.33%) DNS
4 22 (73.33%) HTTP
4 22 (73.33%) RTCP
5 17 (56.67%) Over-the-Top Content
6 16 (53.33%) Python
6 16 (53.33%) Windows
6 16 (53.33%) Windows Server
6 16 (53.33%) F5
6 16 (53.33%) Load Balancing
6 16 (53.33%) Bash Shell
7 15 (50.00%) Akamai
7 15 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 15 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (50.00%) SevOne
7 15 (50.00%) Unix
7 15 (50.00%) Perl
7 15 (50.00%) IIS
7 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 15 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 15 (50.00%) HOOD
8 14 (46.67%) IPTV
9 8 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (23.33%) Spanning Tree
10 7 (23.33%) IPsec

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) HSRP
1 30 (100.00%) OSPF
2 28 (93.33%) BGP
2 28 (93.33%) MPLS
2 28 (93.33%) VPN
3 22 (73.33%) DNS
3 22 (73.33%) HTTP
3 22 (73.33%) RTCP
4 15 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 7 (23.33%) IPsec
5 7 (23.33%) LAN
5 7 (23.33%) Spanning Tree
5 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
5 7 (23.33%) WAN
6 6 (20.00%) Firewall
7 5 (16.67%) DMZ
7 5 (16.67%) VoIP
8 4 (13.33%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (13.33%) Software-Defined Networking
8 4 (13.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Network Support
2 17 (56.67%) Network Engineer
3 15 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 15 (50.00%) Support Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Network Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Network Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Network Support Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Support
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Support Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Voice Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Cisco Support
9 1 (3.33%) Financial Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) 802.1X
2 4 (13.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Over-the-Top Content
2 15 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (46.67%) IPTV
4 4 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (10.00%) Streaming Video
6 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
6 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
1 16 (53.33%) Windows Server
2 15 (50.00%) Unix
3 7 (23.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Load Balancing
2 15 (50.00%) HOOD
3 8 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (13.33%) Investment Management
4 4 (13.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (13.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
5 3 (10.00%) High Availability
5 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (3.33%) Business Transformation
7 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.33%) Coaching
7 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.33%) Network Design
7 1 (3.33%) Network Management
7 1 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Bash Shell
1 16 (53.33%) Python
2 15 (50.00%) Perl
3 1 (3.33%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) Korn
3 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) CCSA
2 2 (6.67%) CCNP
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) CCIE
3 1 (3.33%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Snort
1 1 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (13.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (3.33%) Ansible
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (3.33%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Cisco
2 16 (53.33%) F5
3 15 (50.00%) Akamai
3 15 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (50.00%) SevOne
4 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (13.33%) CyberTech
5 4 (13.33%) Red Box
5 4 (13.33%) Verint
6 1 (3.33%) Avaya
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix
6 1 (3.33%) EMC
6 1 (3.33%) Forcepoint
6 1 (3.33%) IBM
6 1 (3.33%) Juniper
6 1 (3.33%) Nokia
6 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.33%) VMware