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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 850 775 765
Rank change year-on-year
-75 -10
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 27 77 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.076% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.43% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23 65 104
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +4.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,200 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.19% -1.76%
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
19470 17878 20472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.96% 17.74% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15543 14538 16951
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 £62,500 £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 1 September 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 1 September 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
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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 -40 8 £43,750 -30.00% 5
South East -14 7 £50,000 +25.00% 4
East of England -17 6 £38,000 -10.05%
Yorkshire -41 4 £42,500 -19.04%
West Midlands -2 2 £35,000 - 1
VRRP
UK

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 47 (88.68%) Cisco
2 42 (79.25%) OSPF
3 36 (67.92%) HSRP
4 31 (58.49%) BGP
5 30 (56.60%) MPLS
5 30 (56.60%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (52.83%) WAN
7 27 (50.94%) VPN
8 26 (49.06%) Firewall
8 26 (49.06%) Linux
9 24 (45.28%) CCNP
10 22 (41.51%) LAN
10 22 (41.51%) EIGRP
11 21 (39.62%) Wireless
11 21 (39.62%) IPsec
12 20 (37.74%) TCP/IP
13 18 (33.96%) Windows
14 17 (32.08%) Internet
14 17 (32.08%) Juniper
14 17 (32.08%) Network Security
15 16 (30.19%) VLAN
15 16 (30.19%) VMware
15 16 (30.19%) DNS
15 16 (30.19%) SSL
16 15 (28.30%) CheckPoint
17 13 (24.53%) Project Management
17 13 (24.53%) CCNA
17 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (24.53%) Cisco ASA
18 12 (22.64%) CentOS

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (13.21%) Lync
2 4 (7.55%) nginx
3 3 (5.66%) Apache
3 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.77%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.77%) Confluence
4 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.77%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
3 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) SaaS
1 3 (5.66%) PaaS
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (79.25%) OSPF
2 36 (67.92%) HSRP
3 31 (58.49%) BGP
4 30 (56.60%) MPLS
5 28 (52.83%) WAN
6 27 (50.94%) VPN
7 26 (49.06%) Firewall
8 22 (41.51%) EIGRP
8 22 (41.51%) LAN
9 21 (39.62%) Wireless
9 21 (39.62%) IPsec
10 20 (37.74%) TCP/IP
11 17 (32.08%) Internet
11 17 (32.08%) Network Security
12 16 (30.19%) VLAN
12 16 (30.19%) DNS
12 16 (30.19%) SSL
13 13 (24.53%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (22.64%) VoIP
15 11 (20.75%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) MySQL
1 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (3.77%) JIRA
General
1 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Electronics
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (50.94%) Network Engineer
2 13 (24.53%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Support Analyst
3 5 (9.43%) Analyst
3 5 (9.43%) Support Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (9.43%) Network Support
3 5 (9.43%) Security Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 5 (9.43%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Senior Security Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Administrator
5 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Architect
6 2 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.77%) Network Technician
6 2 (3.77%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) .NET
1 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.77%) Web Services
1 2 (3.77%) Memcached
2 1 (1.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Open Source
2 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.43%) PKI
3 4 (7.55%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.77%) Firmware
4 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) Replication
5 1 (1.89%) AVVID
5 1 (1.89%) Clustering
5 1 (1.89%) SecurID
5 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (49.06%) Linux
2 18 (33.96%) Windows
3 12 (22.64%) CentOS
4 8 (15.09%) Debian
5 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (7.55%) Ubuntu
6 4 (7.55%) FreeBSD
7 3 (5.66%) OpenBSD
7 3 (5.66%) Solaris
7 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.77%) SELinux
8 2 (3.77%) Windows Vista
8 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Project Management
2 12 (22.64%) ITIL
2 12 (22.64%) Network Design
3 10 (18.87%) Load Balancing
4 9 (16.98%) Change Control
5 8 (15.09%) Migration
6 7 (13.21%) Service Management
7 5 (9.43%) Change Management
7 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
8 4 (7.55%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (7.55%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (7.55%) Information Security
9 3 (5.66%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (5.66%) Server Monitoring
9 3 (5.66%) Capacity Management
9 3 (5.66%) SIEM
9 3 (5.66%) Time Management
9 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.66%) Identity Management
9 3 (5.66%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) PHP
2 3 (5.66%) Python
2 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.77%) Java
3 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.77%) Ruby
4 1 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (56.60%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (45.28%) CCNP
3 13 (24.53%) CCNA
4 8 (15.09%) Degree
5 3 (5.66%) CCIE
6 2 (3.77%) CCSP
6 2 (3.77%) MCP
6 2 (3.77%) MCSE
6 2 (3.77%) MCSA
6 2 (3.77%) CCIP
6 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) CCSA
6 2 (3.77%) CCSE
6 2 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.77%) CCDP
7 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.89%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) SLA
2 3 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.32%) Squid
2 6 (11.32%) vSphere
3 5 (9.43%) ISA Server
3 5 (9.43%) vCloud
4 4 (7.55%) KVM
5 3 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
5 3 (5.66%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.77%) Xen
6 2 (3.77%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (3.77%) UAG
7 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.89%) NFS
7 1 (1.89%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) Nagios
2 6 (11.32%) Cacti
3 4 (7.55%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (7.55%) HAProxy
4 3 (5.66%) ZABBIX
4 3 (5.66%) OpenView
4 3 (5.66%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.77%) SmokePing
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.89%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.89%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (88.68%) Cisco
2 17 (32.08%) Juniper
3 16 (30.19%) VMware
4 15 (28.30%) CheckPoint
5 12 (22.64%) F5
6 8 (15.09%) Aruba
7 7 (13.21%) Blue Coat
7 7 (13.21%) Avaya
7 7 (13.21%) HP
8 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
8 6 (11.32%) SolarWinds
8 6 (11.32%) Red Hat
9 5 (9.43%) Brocade
10 4 (7.55%) Fortinet
10 4 (7.55%) ArcSight
10 4 (7.55%) McAfee
11 3 (5.66%) Sun
11 3 (5.66%) Compuware
11 3 (5.66%) Rackspace
11 3 (5.66%) Vyatta
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £64,000 to £68,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago