The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP 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 VRRP over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 249 263 253
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 13 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.17% 0.087% 0.090%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 0.43% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 2
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
VRRP
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
1352 1626 1633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 18.09% 20.16% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1012 1323 1277
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 £27,725 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VRRP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

VRRP Salary Trend in the East of England

VRRP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VRRP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

VRRP Salary Histogram in the East of England

VRRP
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 VRRP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 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 - 6 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire +8 4 £52,500 +40.00%
Hertfordshire -4 3 £50,000 +2.56%
VRRP
England

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 31 (96.88%) OSPF
2 30 (93.75%) BGP
3 26 (81.25%) Firewall
4 25 (78.13%) TCP/IP
4 25 (78.13%) VPN
4 25 (78.13%) HSRP
5 20 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (62.50%) MPLS
6 19 (59.38%) Cisco
7 18 (56.25%) CCNP
7 18 (56.25%) WAN
8 16 (50.00%) Data Centre
9 15 (46.88%) Telecoms
9 15 (46.88%) LAN
10 14 (43.75%) Wireless
10 14 (43.75%) EIGRP
10 14 (43.75%) Network Design
11 13 (40.63%) SSL
11 13 (40.63%) RIP
12 12 (37.50%) Juniper
12 12 (37.50%) DWDM
12 12 (37.50%) CheckPoint
13 11 (34.38%) WLAN
13 11 (34.38%) Publishing
13 11 (34.38%) Marketing
13 11 (34.38%) Video Conferencing
13 11 (34.38%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (31.25%) Network Management
14 10 (31.25%) HP NNM
14 10 (31.25%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Office
1 8 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 31 (96.88%) OSPF
2 30 (93.75%) BGP
3 26 (81.25%) Firewall
4 25 (78.13%) TCP/IP
4 25 (78.13%) VPN
4 25 (78.13%) HSRP
5 20 (62.50%) MPLS
6 18 (56.25%) WAN
7 15 (46.88%) LAN
8 14 (43.75%) Wireless
8 14 (43.75%) EIGRP
9 13 (40.63%) RIP
9 13 (40.63%) SSL
10 12 (37.50%) DWDM
11 11 (34.38%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (34.38%) WLAN
12 7 (21.88%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (15.63%) Multicast
14 4 (12.50%) VLAN
14 4 (12.50%) IPv4
General
1 15 (46.88%) Telecoms
2 11 (34.38%) Publishing
2 11 (34.38%) Marketing
3 8 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Network Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Technical Design Authority
3 4 (12.50%) Design Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Network Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Network Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Network Support
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Network Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (34.38%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) UNIX
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Network Design
2 10 (31.25%) Network Management
3 9 (28.13%) ITIL
3 9 (28.13%) Change Management
4 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.25%) Time Management
5 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.13%) ITSM
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.13%) Network Planning
6 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Perl
1 1 (3.13%) PHP
1 1 (3.13%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 20 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (56.25%) CCNP
3 7 (21.88%) CCNA
4 4 (12.50%) CCIP
4 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Cisco
2 12 (37.50%) Juniper
2 12 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 10 (31.25%) HP
4 4 (12.50%) F5
5 2 (6.25%) VMware
5 2 (6.25%) NetApp
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.13%) WatchGuard
6 1 (3.13%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds