The first table below looks at the demand for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 180 177 173
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing RIP 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.075% 0.15% 0.053%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 1.04% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Average salary £27,500 £32,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.06% -36.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
553 578 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.79% 14.25% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 486 502 459
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
RIP
North West

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

RIP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

RIP Salary Trend in Manchester

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (100.00%) SNMP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (60.00%) SMTP
3 3 (60.00%) ADSL
3 3 (60.00%) Broadband
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
3 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) ICMP
3 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) BT
4 2 (40.00%) IPsec
4 2 (40.00%) SONET
4 2 (40.00%) A+ Certification
4 2 (40.00%) DSLAM
4 2 (40.00%) CCIE
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) CISSP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) SDH

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (100.00%) SNMP
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (60.00%) SMTP
3 3 (60.00%) ADSL
3 3 (60.00%) Broadband
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
3 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) ICMP
4 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) IPsec
4 2 (40.00%) SONET
4 2 (40.00%) DSLAM
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) SDH
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCIE
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) BT