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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 141 136 126
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 9 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.37% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.10% 1.01% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Average salary £48,000 £28,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.95% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -4.19%
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
429 496 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.64% 21.23% 24.31%
Number of salaries quoted 325 389 326
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £65,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VRRP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

VRRP Salary Histogram 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 2 September 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 +2 6 £48,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +2 2 £31,000 -22.50%
Rickmansworth - 1 £55,000 -
VRRP
East of England

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 15 (93.75%) Cisco
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (81.25%) MPLS
3 11 (68.75%) OSPF
3 11 (68.75%) BGP
4 10 (62.50%) Firewall
4 10 (62.50%) Wireless
4 10 (62.50%) CCNP
4 10 (62.50%) HSRP
5 9 (56.25%) Network Design
6 8 (50.00%) Juniper
6 8 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (43.75%) VLAN
7 7 (43.75%) Multicast
7 7 (43.75%) F5
7 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
7 7 (43.75%) LAN
7 7 (43.75%) VPN
8 6 (37.50%) CCNA
8 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
9 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
9 5 (31.25%) EIGRP
9 5 (31.25%) SAN
9 5 (31.25%) DNS
9 5 (31.25%) RIP
9 5 (31.25%) WAN
9 5 (31.25%) DHCP

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) MPLS
2 11 (68.75%) OSPF
2 11 (68.75%) BGP
3 10 (62.50%) Firewall
3 10 (62.50%) Wireless
3 10 (62.50%) HSRP
4 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (43.75%) VLAN
5 7 (43.75%) LAN
5 7 (43.75%) VPN
5 7 (43.75%) Multicast
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (31.25%) DNS
6 5 (31.25%) RIP
6 5 (31.25%) SAN
6 5 (31.25%) WAN
6 5 (31.25%) DHCP
6 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
6 5 (31.25%) EIGRP
7 4 (25.00%) BIG-IP
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (25.00%) Games
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Design Authority
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Build Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 2 (12.50%) Network Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Network Design
2 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (18.75%) Network Management
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (12.50%) Network Planning
5 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 2 (12.50%) ITSM
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (62.50%) CCNP
3 6 (37.50%) CCNA
4 4 (25.00%) CCIP
4 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Cacti
2 3 (18.75%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) Juniper
3 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
3 7 (43.75%) F5
4 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
5 4 (25.00%) Crossbeam
6 3 (18.75%) HP
7 2 (12.50%) VMware
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 1 (6.25%) NetApp
8 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
8 1 (6.25%) WatchGuard
8 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL