The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 132 127 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.20% 0.16% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% 0.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £63,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
VRRP
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
483 472 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.73% 24.60% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 393 292 497
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

VRRP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VRRP Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

VRRP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VRRP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £63,500 -
VRRP
East of England

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (100.00%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) RIP
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Internet
3 5 (71.43%) Juniper
3 5 (71.43%) CCIE
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 5 (71.43%) EIGRP
3 5 (71.43%) MPLS
3 5 (71.43%) IPsec
3 5 (71.43%) Multicast
4 4 (57.14%) Wireless
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (57.14%) HSRP
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (57.14%) F5
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 4 (57.14%) DHCP
5 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
5 3 (42.86%) WAN
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) ADSL
5 3 (42.86%) Broadband
5 3 (42.86%) SAN

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) RIP
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) Internet
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 5 (71.43%) EIGRP
3 5 (71.43%) MPLS
3 5 (71.43%) IPsec
3 5 (71.43%) Multicast
4 4 (57.14%) Wireless
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (57.14%) HSRP
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 4 (57.14%) DHCP
5 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
1 2 (28.57%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IP Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior IP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) FMCG
1 2 (28.57%) Blog
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Architecture
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Network Planning
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCIE
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) CCNP
5 1 (14.29%) JNCIP
5 1 (14.29%) JNCIE
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (42.86%) Cacti
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Juniper
3 4 (57.14%) F5
4 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) Crossbeam
4 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) CA
6 1 (14.29%) VMware