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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 250 252 260
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing RIP 14 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.21% 0.050%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.94% 1.07% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 3
Average salary £53,750 £55,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% -7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
1493 1592 1619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.65% 19.68% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1103 1264 1285
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Hertfordshire 0 6 £55,000 -4.34%
Bedfordshire 0 4 £52,500 -0.94%
Cambridgeshire +11 3 £35,000 -17.64%
Suffolk - 1 £40,000 -
RIP
England

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 25 (92.59%) BGP
1 25 (92.59%) OSPF
2 24 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (85.19%) EIGRP
4 22 (81.48%) CCNP
5 21 (77.78%) Cisco
6 19 (70.37%) Firewall
7 17 (62.96%) MPLS
8 16 (59.26%) TCP/IP
8 16 (59.26%) VPN
9 14 (51.85%) Juniper
9 14 (51.85%) Finance
10 13 (48.15%) HSRP
11 12 (44.44%) F5
11 12 (44.44%) SSL
12 11 (40.74%) VRRP
12 11 (40.74%) Change Management
13 10 (37.04%) Wireless
13 10 (37.04%) Network Management
14 9 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (33.33%) Network Design
14 9 (33.33%) HP NNM
14 9 (33.33%) DWDM
14 9 (33.33%) HP
14 9 (33.33%) ITIL
15 8 (29.63%) CCNA
16 7 (25.93%) MS Office
16 7 (25.93%) MS Visio
16 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
17 6 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 7 (25.93%) MS Office
1 7 (25.93%) MS Visio
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (92.59%) OSPF
1 25 (92.59%) BGP
2 23 (85.19%) EIGRP
3 19 (70.37%) Firewall
4 17 (62.96%) MPLS
5 16 (59.26%) TCP/IP
5 16 (59.26%) VPN
6 13 (48.15%) HSRP
7 12 (44.44%) SSL
8 11 (40.74%) VRRP
9 10 (37.04%) Wireless
10 9 (33.33%) DWDM
10 9 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (22.22%) Multicast
12 5 (18.52%) Network Security
12 5 (18.52%) IPsec
12 5 (18.52%) Internet
12 5 (18.52%) WAN
13 3 (11.11%) DNS
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Electronics
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Network Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Security Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Provisioning Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) iOS Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Network Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Network Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) UNIX
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Change Management
2 10 (37.04%) Network Management
3 9 (33.33%) Network Design
3 9 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) iOS Development
6 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) Perl
1 1 (3.70%) PHP
1 1 (3.70%) Tcl
1 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (81.48%) CCNP
3 8 (29.63%) CCNA
4 6 (22.22%) CCIE
5 2 (7.41%) HNC
5 2 (7.41%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) HP NNM
2 1 (3.70%) Cacti
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Cisco
2 14 (51.85%) Juniper
3 12 (44.44%) F5
4 9 (33.33%) HP
5 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.41%) Remedy
6 2 (7.41%) Cramer
7 1 (3.70%) VMware
7 1 (3.70%) Crossbeam
7 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds