The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 240 248 248
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing RIP 20 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.27% 0.20% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.49% 1.00% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 2
Average salary £37,500 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
RIP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1341 1596 1610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 18.12% 20.08% 21.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 1302 1257
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RIP across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

RIP
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RIP across the East of England region.

RIP Salary Trend in the East of England

RIP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RIP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

RIP Salary Histogram in the East of England

RIP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 8 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire -4 7 £55,000 -4.34%
Bedfordshire -7 4 £52,500 -5.40%
Suffolk - 1 £40,000 -
RIP
England

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing RIP 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 RIP.

1 30 (93.75%) BGP
1 30 (93.75%) OSPF
2 27 (84.38%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (81.25%) Cisco
4 25 (78.13%) CCNP
4 25 (78.13%) EIGRP
5 19 (59.38%) Network Management
5 19 (59.38%) MPLS
6 18 (56.25%) Firewall
7 14 (43.75%) WAN
7 14 (43.75%) TCP/IP
8 13 (40.63%) VPN
8 13 (40.63%) VRRP
9 12 (37.50%) Change Management
10 11 (34.38%) Finance
10 11 (34.38%) Network Design
10 11 (34.38%) LAN
10 11 (34.38%) Juniper
10 11 (34.38%) F5
11 10 (31.25%) HSRP
11 10 (31.25%) DWDM
11 10 (31.25%) HP
11 10 (31.25%) SSL
11 10 (31.25%) ITIL
11 10 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (31.25%) HP NNM
11 10 (31.25%) Wireless
12 8 (25.00%) Cramer
12 8 (25.00%) Remedy
12 8 (25.00%) Telecoms

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing RIP 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 RIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Office
1 8 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (93.75%) OSPF
1 30 (93.75%) BGP
2 25 (78.13%) EIGRP
3 19 (59.38%) MPLS
4 18 (56.25%) Firewall
5 14 (43.75%) WAN
5 14 (43.75%) TCP/IP
6 13 (40.63%) VPN
6 13 (40.63%) VRRP
7 11 (34.38%) LAN
8 10 (31.25%) SSL
8 10 (31.25%) Wireless
8 10 (31.25%) DWDM
8 10 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (31.25%) HSRP
9 6 (18.75%) Multicast
9 6 (18.75%) Internet
10 4 (12.50%) DNS
11 3 (9.38%) Extranet
11 3 (9.38%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Network Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Network Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Network Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Provisioning Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Network Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) iOS Developer
6 1 (3.13%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Network Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Network Management
2 12 (37.50%) Change Management
3 11 (34.38%) Network Design
4 10 (31.25%) ITIL
5 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
6 3 (9.38%) Network Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.13%) iOS Development
8 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.13%) ITSM
8 1 (3.13%) Scrum
8 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.13%) PRINCE
8 1 (3.13%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Perl
1 1 (3.13%) PHP
1 1 (3.13%) Tcl
1 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 27 (84.38%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (78.13%) CCNP
3 8 (25.00%) CCNA
4 5 (15.63%) CCIE
5 2 (6.25%) HNC
5 2 (6.25%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Cisco
2 11 (34.38%) Juniper
2 11 (34.38%) F5
3 10 (31.25%) HP
4 8 (25.00%) Remedy
4 8 (25.00%) Cramer
5 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.25%) VMware
7 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds