The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 789 757 715
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -42
Permanent jobs citing RIP 93 73 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.072% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 0.41% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 83 64 140
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
RIP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19276 17936 20631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.01% 17.72% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15425 14596 17106
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in England

RIP
Salary Trend in England

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

RIP Salary Trend in England

RIP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RIP across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

RIP Salary Histogram in England

RIP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIP within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
London -7 33 £61,250 +22.50% 5
South East -14 28 £45,000 +5.88%
East of England +5 16 £55,500 +44.15% 2
Yorkshire -39 12 £47,500 +5.55%
North West -10 3 £40,000 +25.00%
South West -9 1 £27,500 -54.16%
RIP
UK

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 160 (86.02%) Cisco
2 156 (83.87%) BGP
3 151 (81.18%) OSPF
4 109 (58.60%) EIGRP
5 104 (55.91%) Juniper
6 103 (55.38%) Firewall
7 102 (54.84%) MPLS
8 88 (47.31%) VPN
9 87 (46.77%) Cisco Certification
10 86 (46.24%) WAN
11 80 (43.01%) TCP/IP
12 75 (40.32%) LAN
13 68 (36.56%) CCNP
14 63 (33.87%) HSRP
15 60 (32.26%) VoIP
16 59 (31.72%) Wireless
17 56 (30.11%) VLAN
18 55 (29.57%) F5
19 51 (27.42%) CheckPoint
20 50 (26.88%) Network Management
21 47 (25.27%) Network Security
22 42 (22.58%) DNS
23 36 (19.35%) Cisco IOS
23 36 (19.35%) Cisco Nexus
24 34 (18.28%) SSL
24 34 (18.28%) Linux
25 33 (17.74%) DHCP
26 32 (17.20%) Network Design
27 27 (14.52%) Cisco PIX
27 27 (14.52%) Finance

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (1.08%) IIS
3 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.54%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (9.14%) MS Office
2 14 (7.53%) MS Excel
3 10 (5.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 156 (83.87%) BGP
2 151 (81.18%) OSPF
3 109 (58.60%) EIGRP
4 103 (55.38%) Firewall
5 102 (54.84%) MPLS
6 88 (47.31%) VPN
7 86 (46.24%) WAN
8 80 (43.01%) TCP/IP
9 75 (40.32%) LAN
10 63 (33.87%) HSRP
11 60 (32.26%) VoIP
12 59 (31.72%) Wireless
13 56 (30.11%) VLAN
14 47 (25.27%) Network Security
15 42 (22.58%) DNS
16 36 (19.35%) Cisco IOS
16 36 (19.35%) Cisco Nexus
17 34 (18.28%) SSL
18 33 (17.74%) DHCP
19 27 (14.52%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.54%) Subversion
General
1 27 (14.52%) Finance
2 21 (11.29%) Telecoms
3 15 (8.06%) Banking
4 6 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.69%) Retail
6 4 (2.15%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.15%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.08%) Marketing
7 2 (1.08%) Legal
7 2 (1.08%) Games
8 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 95 (51.08%) Network Engineer
2 47 (25.27%) Senior Network Engineer
3 26 (13.98%) Security Engineer
4 22 (11.83%) Network Security Engineer
5 20 (10.75%) Architect
5 20 (10.75%) Senior Security Engineer
6 19 (10.22%) Network Consultant
6 19 (10.22%) Consultant
7 18 (9.68%) Team Leader
7 18 (9.68%) Network Team Leader
7 18 (9.68%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 16 (8.60%) Network Specialist
8 16 (8.60%) Lead Network Engineer
9 15 (8.06%) Network Architect
10 13 (6.99%) Security Consultant
10 13 (6.99%) Network Security Consultant
11 11 (5.91%) Support Engineer
12 9 (4.84%) Network Support
13 8 (4.30%) Network Support Engineer
13 8 (4.30%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.08%) Web Services
2 1 (0.54%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.60%) Hedge funds
2 5 (2.69%) SecurID
3 4 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (1.61%) Handset
5 2 (1.08%) IVR
5 2 (1.08%) e-Health
5 2 (1.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.08%) Online Games
6 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.54%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.54%) PKI
6 1 (0.54%) Derivative
6 1 (0.54%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 34 (18.28%) Linux
2 14 (7.53%) Windows
3 13 (6.99%) UNIX
4 6 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 6 (3.23%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.08%) Debian
6 2 (1.08%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.54%) CentOS
7 1 (0.54%) VMS
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.54%) Solaris
7 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (26.88%) Network Management
2 32 (17.20%) Network Design
3 21 (11.29%) Service Delivery
4 17 (9.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (9.14%) ITIL
5 15 (8.06%) Kalman Filter
6 14 (7.53%) PRINCE2
6 14 (7.53%) Change Management
7 13 (6.99%) Load Balancing
7 13 (6.99%) Low Latency
8 10 (5.38%) Process Improvement
8 10 (5.38%) Business Continuity
8 10 (5.38%) PRINCE
8 10 (5.38%) Project Management
9 8 (4.30%) Network Architecture
10 7 (3.76%) Time Management
10 7 (3.76%) Integration Acceptance Testing
10 7 (3.76%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (2.69%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (2.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.08%) Perl
1 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.54%) SQL
2 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.54%) C
2 1 (0.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 87 (46.77%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (36.56%) CCNP
3 17 (9.14%) CCIE
4 15 (8.06%) CCNA
5 11 (5.91%) Degree
6 6 (3.23%) JNCIA
7 5 (2.69%) JNCIS
7 5 (2.69%) CCSE
7 5 (2.69%) CCDP
8 4 (2.15%) CCSP
9 3 (1.61%) CCIP
9 3 (1.61%) CISSP
9 3 (1.61%) JNCIP
10 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.08%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.08%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.54%) MCSE
11 1 (0.54%) CWNA
11 1 (0.54%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.06%) SLA
2 7 (3.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.69%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.15%) QA
5 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.61%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.08%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (9.14%) HP NNM
2 7 (3.76%) Cacti
2 7 (3.76%) Nagios
3 5 (2.69%) SmokePing
4 4 (2.15%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (2.15%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (1.61%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (1.08%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.54%) Puppet
7 1 (0.54%) Munin
7 1 (0.54%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.54%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 160 (86.02%) Cisco
2 104 (55.91%) Juniper
3 55 (29.57%) F5
4 51 (27.42%) CheckPoint
5 26 (13.98%) HP
6 25 (13.44%) SolarWinds
6 25 (13.44%) Aruba
7 16 (8.60%) Microsoft
8 14 (7.53%) Nortel
9 12 (6.45%) Blue Coat
10 11 (5.91%) Brocade
10 11 (5.91%) Fortinet
11 5 (2.69%) Huawei
11 5 (2.69%) SonicWALL
11 5 (2.69%) Nokia
11 5 (2.69%) McAfee
11 5 (2.69%) Websense
11 5 (2.69%) Lumension
12 4 (2.15%) Citrix
12 4 (2.15%) CA
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and exceptional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Total package value c.£61K
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bloomberg
Posted: 13 days ago