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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 306 314 319
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 6 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.052% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 0.72% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 19
Average salary £42,500 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-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
1944 1795 2292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.86% 15.15% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1629 1580 2045
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 £30,000 £33,000 £32,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) OSPF
1 14 (100.00%) HSRP
2 12 (85.71%) WAN
2 12 (85.71%) Wireless
3 11 (78.57%) BGP
4 10 (71.43%) LAN
4 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (64.29%) MPLS
5 9 (64.29%) Internet
5 9 (64.29%) VPN
6 8 (57.14%) CCNP
7 7 (50.00%) DNS
7 7 (50.00%) DHCP
8 6 (42.86%) Network Design
8 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
8 6 (42.86%) Juniper
8 6 (42.86%) Lync
8 6 (42.86%) Unified Communications
9 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (35.71%) GLBP
9 5 (35.71%) Avaya
9 5 (35.71%) VLAN
9 5 (35.71%) Firewall
9 5 (35.71%) EIGRP
9 5 (35.71%) Project Management
10 4 (28.57%) Change Management
10 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
10 4 (28.57%) VoIP
10 4 (28.57%) VPLS

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (42.86%) Lync
2 2 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) OSPF
1 14 (100.00%) HSRP
2 12 (85.71%) Wireless
2 12 (85.71%) WAN
3 11 (78.57%) BGP
4 10 (71.43%) LAN
5 9 (64.29%) VPN
5 9 (64.29%) Internet
5 9 (64.29%) MPLS
6 7 (50.00%) DNS
6 7 (50.00%) DHCP
7 6 (42.86%) Unified Communications
8 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (35.71%) GLBP
8 5 (35.71%) Firewall
8 5 (35.71%) VLAN
8 5 (35.71%) EIGRP
9 4 (28.57%) VoIP
9 4 (28.57%) VPLS
10 3 (21.43%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Network Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Security Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Security Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
1 3 (21.43%) AVVID
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Debian
1 2 (14.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Network Design
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security
4 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
4 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (21.43%) Change Control
4 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) CCNP
3 3 (21.43%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) CCDA
4 1 (7.14%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (14.29%) ZABBIX
2 2 (14.29%) Cacti
2 2 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) Juniper
3 5 (35.71%) Avaya
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
4 3 (21.43%) McAfee
4 3 (21.43%) Fortinet
4 3 (21.43%) IronPort
4 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
4 3 (21.43%) Aruba
4 3 (21.43%) F5
5 2 (14.29%) Rackspace
5 2 (14.29%) Vyatta
5 2 (14.29%) Atlassian
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: Yesterday