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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 829 777 763
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -14
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 43 76 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.076% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.43% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 38 64 109
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,850 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
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
19356 17531 20835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.10% 17.57% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15419 14362 17241
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 19 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 19 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 -40 15 £45,500 -19.11% 6
South East -26 13 £47,500 -5.00% 4
East of England -24 7 £28,500 -23.48%
West Midlands -9 4 £35,000 -
Yorkshire -39 4 £42,500 -19.04%
VRRP
UK

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 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 64 (92.75%) Cisco
2 53 (76.81%) OSPF
2 53 (76.81%) HSRP
3 44 (63.77%) BGP
4 43 (62.32%) Cisco Certification
5 42 (60.87%) VPN
6 40 (57.97%) WAN
7 39 (56.52%) LAN
7 39 (56.52%) MPLS
8 37 (53.62%) Firewall
9 34 (49.28%) CCNP
10 33 (47.83%) EIGRP
11 29 (42.03%) Wireless
12 27 (39.13%) IPsec
12 27 (39.13%) Linux
13 25 (36.23%) Juniper
14 23 (33.33%) VLAN
15 21 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
15 21 (30.43%) CheckPoint
15 21 (30.43%) TCP/IP
16 20 (28.99%) SSL
16 20 (28.99%) Internet
17 19 (27.54%) DNS
17 19 (27.54%) Network Security
17 19 (27.54%) Load Balancing
18 18 (26.09%) Windows
19 17 (24.64%) Project Management
19 17 (24.64%) F5
20 16 (23.19%) VMware
20 16 (23.19%) VoIP

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 (10.14%) Lync
2 4 (5.80%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.35%) nginx
3 3 (4.35%) Confluence
3 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.90%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.90%) IIS
4 2 (2.90%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.25%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) SaaS
1 3 (4.35%) PaaS
2 2 (2.90%) Office 365
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (76.81%) OSPF
1 53 (76.81%) HSRP
2 44 (63.77%) BGP
3 42 (60.87%) VPN
4 40 (57.97%) WAN
5 39 (56.52%) LAN
5 39 (56.52%) MPLS
6 37 (53.62%) Firewall
7 33 (47.83%) EIGRP
8 29 (42.03%) Wireless
9 27 (39.13%) IPsec
10 23 (33.33%) VLAN
11 21 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
11 21 (30.43%) TCP/IP
12 20 (28.99%) Internet
12 20 (28.99%) SSL
13 19 (27.54%) DNS
13 19 (27.54%) Network Security
14 16 (23.19%) VoIP
15 14 (20.29%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 7 (10.14%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.25%) Finance
3 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.35%) Banking
4 3 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Retail
6 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (56.52%) Network Engineer
2 15 (21.74%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (10.14%) Support Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) Security Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) Network Support
5 5 (7.25%) Senior Security Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (7.25%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Network Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Network Technician
8 2 (2.90%) Architect
8 2 (2.90%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) Senior Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) Memcached
2 1 (1.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.45%) CSS
2 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.70%) Open Source
3 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.25%) Client/Server
3 5 (7.25%) PKI
4 4 (5.80%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.35%) AVVID
6 2 (2.90%) Firmware
6 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.90%) Replication
7 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.45%) Clustering
7 1 (1.45%) SecurID
7 1 (1.45%) Social Media
7 1 (1.45%) iPad
7 1 (1.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.13%) Linux
2 18 (26.09%) Windows
3 10 (14.49%) CentOS
4 6 (8.70%) Solaris
4 6 (8.70%) Debian
5 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.80%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.35%) OpenBSD
7 3 (4.35%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.35%) FreeBSD
8 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.90%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.90%) SELinux
9 1 (1.45%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.45%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.45%) Android
9 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) Load Balancing
2 17 (24.64%) Project Management
3 14 (20.29%) Network Design
4 13 (18.84%) ITIL
5 10 (14.49%) Change Control
6 8 (11.59%) Migration
7 7 (10.14%) Service Management
7 7 (10.14%) Change Management
8 6 (8.70%) Incident Management
9 5 (7.25%) Time Management
9 5 (7.25%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (5.80%) Information Security
10 4 (5.80%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (5.80%) Network Management
11 3 (4.35%) SIEM
11 3 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (4.35%) Configuration Management
11 3 (4.35%) Identity Management
11 3 (4.35%) Business Continuity
11 3 (4.35%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) PHP
2 2 (2.90%) Python
2 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.90%) Java
3 1 (1.45%) Ruby
3 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 43 (62.32%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (49.28%) CCNP
3 16 (23.19%) CCNA
4 11 (15.94%) Degree
5 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.35%) CCIE
5 3 (4.35%) CCSA
6 2 (2.90%) CCSE
6 2 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.90%) CCSP
6 2 (2.90%) MCP
6 2 (2.90%) MCSE
6 2 (2.90%) MCSA
6 2 (2.90%) CCIP
6 2 (2.90%) CCDP
7 1 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.45%) CCDA
7 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) SLA
2 3 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.70%) vSphere
3 5 (7.25%) vCloud
3 5 (7.25%) ISA Server
3 5 (7.25%) Squid
4 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
4 4 (5.80%) Terminal Services
5 3 (4.35%) KVM
6 2 (2.90%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (2.90%) UAG
6 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.45%) NFS
7 1 (1.45%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.45%) Xen
7 1 (1.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (13.04%) CiscoWorks
2 8 (11.59%) Nagios
3 7 (10.14%) Cacti
4 4 (5.80%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (4.35%) SCOM
5 3 (4.35%) ZABBIX
5 3 (4.35%) HAProxy
5 3 (4.35%) OpenView
6 2 (2.90%) SmokePing
7 1 (1.45%) Zenoss
7 1 (1.45%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 64 (92.75%) Cisco
2 25 (36.23%) Juniper
3 21 (30.43%) CheckPoint
4 17 (24.64%) F5
5 16 (23.19%) VMware
6 13 (18.84%) Aruba
7 10 (14.49%) SolarWinds
8 9 (13.04%) Avaya
8 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
9 7 (10.14%) HP
10 6 (8.70%) Blue Coat
10 6 (8.70%) Riverbed
11 5 (7.25%) Red Hat
11 5 (7.25%) Fortinet
12 4 (5.80%) Brocade
12 4 (5.80%) McAfee
12 4 (5.80%) ArcSight
12 4 (5.80%) Rackspace
13 3 (4.35%) Vyatta
13 3 (4.35%) Sun
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