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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 284 340 320
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -20
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 16 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.063% 0.094%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.97% 0.41% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 11
Average salary £53,750 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.52% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £33,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -18.91%
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
1646 1973 2081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.19% 15.51% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1412 1669 1850
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 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 27 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 41 (100.00%) Cisco
1 41 (100.00%) OSPF
1 41 (100.00%) BGP
1 41 (100.00%) HSRP
2 36 (87.80%) LAN
2 36 (87.80%) WAN
2 36 (87.80%) VPN
3 27 (65.85%) Firewall
4 26 (63.41%) Cisco IOS
5 24 (58.54%) CheckPoint
6 23 (56.10%) EIGRP
6 23 (56.10%) IPsec
7 21 (51.22%) Wireless
8 20 (48.78%) GLBP
9 19 (46.34%) VLAN
9 19 (46.34%) Finance
10 18 (43.90%) Network Design
10 18 (43.90%) DNS
10 18 (43.90%) RIP
10 18 (43.90%) Data Centre
11 17 (41.46%) SSL
12 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
12 16 (39.02%) CCNP
12 16 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (36.59%) VoIP
14 14 (34.15%) MPLS
14 14 (34.15%) Network Management
15 13 (31.71%) Juniper
15 13 (31.71%) OPNET
16 12 (29.27%) CCSA

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 41 (100.00%) OSPF
1 41 (100.00%) BGP
1 41 (100.00%) HSRP
2 36 (87.80%) LAN
2 36 (87.80%) WAN
2 36 (87.80%) VPN
3 27 (65.85%) Firewall
4 26 (63.41%) Cisco IOS
5 23 (56.10%) IPsec
5 23 (56.10%) EIGRP
6 21 (51.22%) Wireless
7 20 (48.78%) GLBP
8 19 (46.34%) VLAN
9 18 (43.90%) RIP
9 18 (43.90%) DNS
10 17 (41.46%) SSL
11 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
12 15 (36.59%) VoIP
13 14 (34.15%) MPLS
14 11 (26.83%) Spanning Tree
General
1 19 (46.34%) Finance
2 9 (21.95%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.88%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Network Engineer
2 18 (43.90%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (36.59%) Security Engineer
4 12 (29.27%) Network Support
5 11 (26.83%) Support Engineer
5 11 (26.83%) Network Support Engineer
6 10 (24.39%) Senior Security Engineer
7 8 (19.51%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 8 (19.51%) Network Security Engineer
8 7 (17.07%) Senior Network Support
9 6 (14.63%) Senior Network Support Engineer
9 6 (14.63%) Firewall Engineer
9 6 (14.63%) Senior Support Engineer
10 4 (9.76%) Wireless Engineer
10 4 (9.76%) Cisco Engineer
11 3 (7.32%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 3 (7.32%) Network Manager
12 2 (4.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 1 (2.44%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
13 1 (2.44%) Cisco Support
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Network Design
2 14 (34.15%) Network Management
3 4 (9.76%) Low Latency
3 4 (9.76%) Data Analysis
3 4 (9.76%) Performance Management
4 3 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (4.88%) Change Management
5 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.88%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.44%) High Availability
6 1 (2.44%) Straight-Through Processing
6 1 (2.44%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) CCNP
1 16 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (29.27%) CCSA
3 6 (14.63%) CCSP
4 5 (12.20%) JNCIP
5 4 (9.76%) Degree
6 1 (2.44%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) SLA
Systems Management
1 13 (31.71%) OPNET
2 4 (9.76%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (4.88%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (58.54%) CheckPoint
3 13 (31.71%) Juniper
4 11 (26.83%) SolarWinds
5 10 (24.39%) Meraki
6 9 (21.95%) Riverbed
6 9 (21.95%) Aruba
7 6 (14.63%) F5
7 6 (14.63%) Citrix
7 6 (14.63%) Avaya
8 4 (9.76%) CA
8 4 (9.76%) Nokia
9 3 (7.32%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (4.88%) EMC