The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 177 146 162
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +16
Permanent jobs citing RIP 12 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.32% 0.45% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.29% 2.56% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 2
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +23.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
RIP
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
929 469 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.39% 17.69% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 648 348 393
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

RIP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

RIP Salary Trend in Leeds

RIP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RIP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

RIP Salary Histogram in Leeds

RIP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) OSPF
1 12 (100.00%) BGP
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 8 (66.67%) CCNP
2 8 (66.67%) HP
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (41.67%) CCIE
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (33.33%) MPLS
4 4 (33.33%) HSRP
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) Network Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) VLAN
4 4 (33.33%) VPLS
4 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) OSPF
1 12 (100.00%) BGP
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (66.67%) EIGRP
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 4 (33.33%) MPLS
3 4 (33.33%) HSRP
3 4 (33.33%) VLAN
3 4 (33.33%) VPLS
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Network Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 4 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CCNP
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) CCIE
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (66.67%) HP