The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 170 - 178
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.030% - 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% - 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -11.11%
VRRP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
493 641 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.97% 15.94% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 428 533 427
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VRRP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

VRRP Salary Trend in Manchester

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) HSRP
2 4 (80.00%) FortiGate
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) IOS XR
2 4 (80.00%) 802.1X
2 4 (80.00%) Palo Alto
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) L2TP
2 4 (80.00%) RSVP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Cacti
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (80.00%) Junos
2 4 (80.00%) MRTG
2 4 (80.00%) Network Design
2 4 (80.00%) JNCIA
2 4 (80.00%) JNCIP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (80.00%) BT 21CN
2 4 (80.00%) BT
2 4 (80.00%) IPsec

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) HSRP
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) Broadband
2 4 (80.00%) BT 21CN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (80.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) IOS XR
2 4 (80.00%) IPsec
2 4 (80.00%) IPv4
2 4 (80.00%) Junos
2 4 (80.00%) L2TP
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) MRTG
2 4 (80.00%) RSVP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) IP Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) IP Network Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) JNCIA
1 4 (80.00%) JNCIP
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Cacti
1 4 (80.00%) FortiGate
1 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) BT
2 4 (80.00%) Palo Alto
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds