The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 144 - 146
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RIP 4 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.17% - 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% - 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 11
Average salary £57,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
RIP
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
498 488 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.11% 24.29% 23.11%
Number of salaries quoted 391 323 490
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

RIP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

RIP Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

RIP
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RIP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

RIP Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

RIP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Watford - 3 £57,500 -
Hertford - 1 £17,500 -
RIP
East of England

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (75.00%) OSPF
2 5 (62.50%) EIGRP
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) BGP
3 4 (50.00%) Juniper
3 4 (50.00%) IPsec
3 4 (50.00%) Multicast
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) Product Management
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) VRRP
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) CCNP
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (25.00%) 802.11
5 2 (25.00%) MPLS
5 2 (25.00%) CCIE
5 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (25.00%) VLAN
5 2 (25.00%) Project Planning

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) OSPF
2 5 (62.50%) EIGRP
3 4 (50.00%) BGP
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) IPsec
3 4 (50.00%) Multicast
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) VRRP
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (25.00%) 802.11
5 2 (25.00%) MPLS
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
General
1 2 (25.00%) Games
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Product Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Product Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Network Planning
4 1 (12.50%) B2B
4 1 (12.50%) B2C
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) CWNA
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Crossbeam
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) Aruba
4 1 (12.50%) AirMagnet
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) HP