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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 131 140 137
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 8 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.37% 0.15% 0.099%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.52% 0.62% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Average salary £47,500 £63,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.19% +41.11%
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+23.75% -5.88%
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
528 484 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.29% 23.98% 24.33%
Number of salaries quoted 443 391 314
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,350 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016. 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
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £47,500 -
VRRP
East of England

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (84.21%) VLAN
3 15 (78.95%) MPLS
4 14 (73.68%) BGP
5 13 (68.42%) CCNP
6 12 (63.16%) CCNA
6 12 (63.16%) Multicast
7 10 (52.63%) HSRP
7 10 (52.63%) Firewall
7 10 (52.63%) OSPF
8 8 (42.11%) Juniper
8 8 (42.11%) VPN
8 8 (42.11%) ITIL
8 8 (42.11%) Linux
8 8 (42.11%) Wireless
8 8 (42.11%) VMware
8 8 (42.11%) F5
8 8 (42.11%) High Availability
8 8 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (36.84%) SolarWinds
9 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
9 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
9 7 (36.84%) Project Management
10 6 (31.58%) WAN
10 6 (31.58%) RIP
10 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (31.58%) Network Design
10 6 (31.58%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (26.32%) GLBP

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) VLAN
2 15 (78.95%) MPLS
3 14 (73.68%) BGP
4 12 (63.16%) Multicast
5 10 (52.63%) Firewall
5 10 (52.63%) HSRP
5 10 (52.63%) OSPF
6 8 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (42.11%) VPN
6 8 (42.11%) Wireless
7 6 (31.58%) RIP
7 6 (31.58%) WAN
8 5 (26.32%) 3G
8 5 (26.32%) ADSL
8 5 (26.32%) BIG-IP
8 5 (26.32%) DHCP
8 5 (26.32%) DNS
8 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
8 5 (26.32%) LAN
8 5 (26.32%) SAN
General
1 5 (26.32%) Games
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Network Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) SAN Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior IT Support
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Network Support
5 4 (21.05%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) NOC Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Senior Network Support
5 4 (21.05%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Linux Support
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Linux Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) High Availability
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Project Management
3 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (31.58%) Network Design
4 5 (26.32%) Project Planning
5 3 (15.79%) Network Management
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.53%) ITSM
6 2 (10.53%) Network Optimisation
6 2 (10.53%) Network Planning
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (68.42%) CCNP
3 12 (63.16%) CCNA
4 4 (21.05%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Cacti
2 3 (15.79%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) F5
2 8 (42.11%) Juniper
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
3 7 (36.84%) SolarWinds
4 5 (26.32%) Crossbeam
5 3 (15.79%) HP