The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 619 586 592
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +6
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 9 31 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.069% 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.42% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 39
Average salary £43,750 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.58% -
VRRP
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7705 7358 8510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.46% 16.34% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6391 6132 7219
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in London

VRRP
Salary Trend in London

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

VRRP Salary Trend in London

VRRP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VRRP across the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

VRRP Salary Histogram in London

VRRP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VRRP within the London region over the 3 months to 20 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
City of London -12 6 £43,750 -30.00% 3
VRRP
England

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 20 (83.33%) OSPF
2 20 (83.33%) HSRP
3 16 (66.67%) BGP
4 15 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (62.50%) Wireless
5 14 (58.33%) Firewall
5 14 (58.33%) WAN
6 13 (54.17%) MPLS
7 12 (50.00%) LAN
8 11 (45.83%) Internet
8 11 (45.83%) CCNP
9 9 (37.50%) Project Management
9 9 (37.50%) EIGRP
9 9 (37.50%) VoIP
9 9 (37.50%) DNS
9 9 (37.50%) Network Design
10 8 (33.33%) Linux
10 8 (33.33%) VPN
10 8 (33.33%) Juniper
11 7 (29.17%) DHCP
11 7 (29.17%) Debian
11 7 (29.17%) VPLS
11 7 (29.17%) VLAN
11 7 (29.17%) CentOS
11 7 (29.17%) Lync
12 6 (25.00%) Network Security
12 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
12 6 (25.00%) MS Excel

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 7 (29.17%) Lync
2 3 (12.50%) nginx
3 2 (8.33%) Confluence
4 1 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (83.33%) OSPF
1 20 (83.33%) HSRP
2 16 (66.67%) BGP
3 15 (62.50%) Wireless
4 14 (58.33%) WAN
4 14 (58.33%) Firewall
5 13 (54.17%) MPLS
6 12 (50.00%) LAN
7 11 (45.83%) Internet
8 9 (37.50%) EIGRP
8 9 (37.50%) VoIP
8 9 (37.50%) DNS
9 8 (33.33%) VPN
10 7 (29.17%) DHCP
10 7 (29.17%) VLAN
10 7 (29.17%) VPLS
11 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (25.00%) Network Security
12 5 (20.83%) Unified Communications
12 5 (20.83%) GLBP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MySQL
1 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Network Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Graduate
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
1 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 3 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 4 (16.67%) Open Source
2 3 (12.50%) PKI
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) AVVID
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Debian
2 7 (29.17%) CentOS
3 4 (16.67%) Windows
4 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 2 (8.33%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Project Management
1 9 (37.50%) Network Design
2 4 (16.67%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) Information Security
2 4 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (16.67%) Change Control
3 3 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 3 (12.50%) Low Latency
3 3 (12.50%) Release Management
3 3 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.17%) Email Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) PHP
1 4 (16.67%) Python
1 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (45.83%) CCNP
3 5 (20.83%) CCNA
4 2 (8.33%) CCDP
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) CCDA
5 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Squid
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) KVM
2 3 (12.50%) Xen
3 1 (4.17%) NFS
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) Terminal Server
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Nagios
1 4 (16.67%) Cacti
2 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (12.50%) HAProxy
2 3 (12.50%) ZABBIX
3 1 (4.17%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (4.17%) SCOM
3 1 (4.17%) Zenoss
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 8 (33.33%) Juniper
3 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 5 (20.83%) Avaya
4 5 (20.83%) Aruba
4 5 (20.83%) F5
5 4 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 4 (16.67%) McAfee
6 3 (12.50%) Rackspace
6 3 (12.50%) Vyatta
6 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
7 2 (8.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (8.33%) Dell
8 1 (4.17%) Citrix
8 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.17%) HP
8 1 (4.17%) NetApp
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle