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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 842 771 786
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +15
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 48 74 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.074% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.43% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 44 63 101
Average salary £45,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,800 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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
19393 17335 21219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.19% 17.34% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15430 14163 17495
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 30 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 30 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
(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 -12 22 £46,000 -5.64% 5
South East -24 15 £47,500 -13.63% 2
East of England -17 6 £28,500 -23.48%
West Midlands -9 4 £35,000 -
Yorkshire -47 1 £27,000 -48.57%
VRRP
UK

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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 73 (94.81%) Cisco
2 63 (81.82%) HSRP
3 60 (77.92%) OSPF
4 53 (68.83%) BGP
5 50 (64.94%) Cisco Certification
6 49 (63.64%) VPN
7 47 (61.04%) LAN
8 46 (59.74%) WAN
9 45 (58.44%) MPLS
10 41 (53.25%) CCNP
11 40 (51.95%) Firewall
11 40 (51.95%) EIGRP
12 33 (42.86%) Wireless
13 29 (37.66%) IPsec
14 28 (36.36%) Juniper
15 26 (33.77%) Linux
16 25 (32.47%) VLAN
17 23 (29.87%) Cisco ASA
17 23 (29.87%) DNS
17 23 (29.87%) CheckPoint
18 22 (28.57%) Internet
19 21 (27.27%) SSL
19 21 (27.27%) Network Security
19 21 (27.27%) Load Balancing
20 20 (25.97%) TCP/IP
21 19 (24.68%) VoIP
21 19 (24.68%) Project Management
21 19 (24.68%) Network Design
22 17 (22.08%) F5
22 17 (22.08%) Windows

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 9 (11.69%) Lync
2 4 (5.19%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.19%) Confluence
3 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.60%) IIS
4 2 (2.60%) Apache
4 2 (2.60%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.60%) nginx
4 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.49%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.19%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) SaaS
1 3 (3.90%) PaaS
2 2 (2.60%) Office 365
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 63 (81.82%) HSRP
2 60 (77.92%) OSPF
3 53 (68.83%) BGP
4 49 (63.64%) VPN
5 47 (61.04%) LAN
6 46 (59.74%) WAN
7 45 (58.44%) MPLS
8 40 (51.95%) EIGRP
8 40 (51.95%) Firewall
9 33 (42.86%) Wireless
10 29 (37.66%) IPsec
11 25 (32.47%) VLAN
12 23 (29.87%) Cisco ASA
12 23 (29.87%) DNS
13 22 (28.57%) Internet
14 21 (27.27%) SSL
14 21 (27.27%) Network Security
15 20 (25.97%) TCP/IP
16 19 (24.68%) VoIP
17 15 (19.48%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.60%) MySQL
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (5.19%) JIRA
General
1 10 (12.99%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.49%) Finance
3 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.90%) Banking
3 3 (3.90%) Retail
3 3 (3.90%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 19 (24.68%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 7 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 6 (7.79%) Senior Security Engineer
4 6 (7.79%) Network Support
4 6 (7.79%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (6.49%) Analyst
5 5 (6.49%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) Support Analyst
5 5 (6.49%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Network Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Network Manager
8 2 (2.60%) NOC Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.60%) Memcached
2 1 (1.30%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.79%) Client/Server
4 5 (6.49%) PKI
4 5 (6.49%) Open Source
5 4 (5.19%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.90%) AVVID
7 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.60%) Replication
8 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.30%) Clustering
8 1 (1.30%) SecurID
8 1 (1.30%) Social Media
8 1 (1.30%) iPad
8 1 (1.30%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 26 (33.77%) Linux
2 17 (22.08%) Windows
3 9 (11.69%) CentOS
4 6 (7.79%) Solaris
5 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.49%) Debian
6 4 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.19%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.90%) OpenBSD
8 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.60%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.60%) FreeBSD
8 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.60%) SELinux
9 1 (1.30%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.27%) Load Balancing
2 19 (24.68%) Project Management
2 19 (24.68%) Network Design
3 15 (19.48%) ITIL
4 11 (14.29%) Change Management
4 11 (14.29%) Change Control
5 8 (10.39%) Migration
6 7 (9.09%) Service Management
6 7 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 6 (7.79%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (7.79%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (6.49%) Capacity Management
8 5 (6.49%) Network Management
8 5 (6.49%) Time Management
9 4 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (5.19%) Business Continuity
9 4 (5.19%) Information Security
9 4 (5.19%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (5.19%) Performance Testing
10 3 (3.90%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.90%) PHP
2 2 (2.60%) Java
2 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 50 (64.94%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (53.25%) CCNP
3 16 (20.78%) CCNA
4 11 (14.29%) Degree
5 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.19%) CCDP
5 4 (5.19%) CCSA
6 3 (3.90%) CCDA
6 3 (3.90%) CCIE
7 2 (2.60%) CCSP
7 2 (2.60%) MCP
7 2 (2.60%) MCSE
7 2 (2.60%) MCSA
7 2 (2.60%) CCIP
7 2 (2.60%) CCSE
7 2 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.60%) JNCIS
7 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) SLA
2 3 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.79%) vSphere
3 5 (6.49%) vCloud
3 5 (6.49%) ISA Server
3 5 (6.49%) Squid
4 4 (5.19%) Active Directory
4 4 (5.19%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.60%) Firmware
5 2 (2.60%) KVM
5 2 (2.60%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (2.60%) UAG
5 2 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.30%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.30%) NFS
6 1 (1.30%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) CiscoWorks
1 10 (12.99%) Nagios
2 8 (10.39%) Cacti
3 5 (6.49%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (3.90%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (3.90%) SCOM
4 3 (3.90%) ZABBIX
4 3 (3.90%) OpenView
5 2 (2.60%) HAProxy
5 2 (2.60%) SmokePing
6 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.30%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.30%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 73 (94.81%) Cisco
2 28 (36.36%) Juniper
3 23 (29.87%) CheckPoint
4 17 (22.08%) F5
5 16 (20.78%) VMware
6 15 (19.48%) Aruba
7 11 (14.29%) SolarWinds
8 9 (11.69%) Avaya
8 9 (11.69%) Microsoft
9 7 (9.09%) HP
10 6 (7.79%) Fortinet
10 6 (7.79%) Riverbed
11 5 (6.49%) Blue Coat
12 4 (5.19%) Red Hat
12 4 (5.19%) Atlassian
12 4 (5.19%) McAfee
12 4 (5.19%) ArcSight
12 4 (5.19%) Rackspace
13 3 (3.90%) Vyatta
13 3 (3.90%) Splunk
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Names.co.uk
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago