The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 856 787 776
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -11
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 27 72 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.072% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.40% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 21 60 101
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.17% -
VRRP
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
19558 17881 20283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.88% 17.82% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15648 14541 16861
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 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in England

VRRP
Salary Trend in England

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

VRRP Salary Trend in England

VRRP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VRRP across the England region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

VRRP Salary Histogram in England

VRRP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VRRP within the England region over the 3 months to 21 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 -44 9 £43,750 -30.00% 5
East of England -21 6 £38,000 -10.58% 1
South East -34 5 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Yorkshire -54 4 £42,500 -19.04%
West Midlands -6 2 £35,000 - 1
South West -20 1 - -
VRRP
UK

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 48 (85.71%) Cisco
2 43 (76.79%) OSPF
3 36 (64.29%) HSRP
4 31 (55.36%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (55.36%) MPLS
4 31 (55.36%) BGP
5 30 (53.57%) Firewall
6 29 (51.79%) WAN
7 26 (46.43%) Linux
7 26 (46.43%) VPN
8 24 (42.86%) CCNP
9 23 (41.07%) LAN
10 22 (39.29%) EIGRP
11 21 (37.50%) Wireless
12 20 (35.71%) TCP/IP
13 19 (33.93%) Juniper
13 19 (33.93%) Internet
13 19 (33.93%) IPsec
13 19 (33.93%) VLAN
14 18 (32.14%) Windows
14 18 (32.14%) DNS
14 18 (32.14%) Network Security
15 16 (28.57%) VMware
16 15 (26.79%) SSL
16 15 (26.79%) CheckPoint
17 14 (25.00%) VoIP
17 14 (25.00%) Project Management
18 13 (23.21%) CCNA
18 13 (23.21%) Network Design
18 13 (23.21%) Cisco ASA

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.50%) Lync
2 5 (8.93%) nginx
3 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.14%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.36%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.36%) IIS
4 3 (5.36%) Apache
4 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS Office
3 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.36%) SaaS
1 3 (5.36%) PaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (76.79%) OSPF
2 36 (64.29%) HSRP
3 31 (55.36%) MPLS
3 31 (55.36%) BGP
4 30 (53.57%) Firewall
5 29 (51.79%) WAN
6 26 (46.43%) VPN
7 23 (41.07%) LAN
8 22 (39.29%) EIGRP
9 21 (37.50%) Wireless
10 20 (35.71%) TCP/IP
11 19 (33.93%) Internet
11 19 (33.93%) IPsec
11 19 (33.93%) VLAN
12 18 (32.14%) Network Security
12 18 (32.14%) DNS
13 15 (26.79%) SSL
14 14 (25.00%) VoIP
15 13 (23.21%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (19.64%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) MySQL
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 6 (10.71%) Telecoms
1 6 (10.71%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.36%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (51.79%) Network Engineer
2 13 (23.21%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (10.71%) Support Engineer
3 6 (10.71%) Network Support
3 6 (10.71%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Security Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Administrator
5 4 (7.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) .NET
1 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.36%) Web Services
2 2 (3.57%) Memcached
3 1 (1.79%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Open Source
2 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.93%) PKI
3 4 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.36%) Firmware
4 3 (5.36%) Replication
5 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) Social Media
6 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.79%) AVVID
6 1 (1.79%) Clustering
6 1 (1.79%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 26 (46.43%) Linux
2 18 (32.14%) Windows
3 11 (19.64%) CentOS
4 9 (16.07%) Debian
5 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (8.93%) Ubuntu
7 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 4 (7.14%) FreeBSD
8 3 (5.36%) Windows XP
8 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (5.36%) OpenBSD
8 3 (5.36%) Solaris
8 3 (5.36%) Windows Vista
9 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.57%) SELinux
10 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) Project Management
2 13 (23.21%) Network Design
3 11 (19.64%) ITIL
4 10 (17.86%) Load Balancing
4 10 (17.86%) Change Control
5 8 (14.29%) Migration
6 5 (8.93%) Service Management
6 5 (8.93%) Change Management
6 5 (8.93%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.14%) Information Security
7 4 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (5.36%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (5.36%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.36%) SIEM
8 3 (5.36%) Capacity Management
8 3 (5.36%) Low Latency
8 3 (5.36%) Release Management
8 3 (5.36%) Time Management
8 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) PHP
2 4 (7.14%) Python
2 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.36%) Ruby
4 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.57%) Java
5 1 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (55.36%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (42.86%) CCNP
3 13 (23.21%) CCNA
4 9 (16.07%) Degree
5 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.36%) CCIE
6 2 (3.57%) CCSP
6 2 (3.57%) MCP
6 2 (3.57%) MCSE
6 2 (3.57%) MCSA
6 2 (3.57%) CCIP
6 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.57%) CCSA
6 2 (3.57%) CCSE
6 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.57%) CCDP
7 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.79%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) SLA
2 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.71%) ISA Server
2 6 (10.71%) Squid
3 5 (8.93%) KVM
4 4 (7.14%) vSphere
4 4 (7.14%) Terminal Services
5 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
5 3 (5.36%) Xen
5 3 (5.36%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (5.36%) UAG
5 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.36%) vCloud
6 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.79%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.79%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) Nagios
2 6 (10.71%) Cacti
3 5 (8.93%) HAProxy
4 4 (7.14%) CiscoWorks
5 3 (5.36%) OpenView
5 3 (5.36%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (5.36%) ZABBIX
5 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.57%) SmokePing
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.79%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.79%) Zenoss
7 1 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (85.71%) Cisco
2 19 (33.93%) Juniper
3 16 (28.57%) VMware
4 15 (26.79%) CheckPoint
5 13 (23.21%) F5
6 8 (14.29%) Aruba
6 8 (14.29%) Blue Coat
7 7 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 7 (12.50%) Avaya
7 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 7 (12.50%) HP
8 6 (10.71%) SolarWinds
8 6 (10.71%) Brocade
9 4 (7.14%) Fortinet
9 4 (7.14%) ArcSight
9 4 (7.14%) McAfee
10 3 (5.36%) Sun
10 3 (5.36%) Compuware
10 3 (5.36%) Riverbed
10 3 (5.36%) Rackspace
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Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago