The first table below looks at the demand for EIGRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EIGRP over the 3 months to 11 July 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 239 236 235
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing EIGRP 1 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.014% 0.12% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.098% 0.81% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 17
Average salary £52,500 £32,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.06% -17.41%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1018 1108 1056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.59% 15.03% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 855 937 930
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,777
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -0.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
EIGRP
England

EIGRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

EIGRP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

EIGRP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

EIGRP Salary Trend in the North West

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing EIGRP 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 EIGRP.

1 39 (100.00%) OSPF
2 38 (97.44%) WAN
3 37 (94.87%) LAN
3 37 (94.87%) TCP/IP
3 37 (94.87%) Firewall
4 36 (92.31%) BGP
4 36 (92.31%) Cisco
5 35 (89.74%) Finance
6 33 (84.62%) F5
7 31 (79.49%) CiscoWorks
8 23 (58.97%) Internet
8 23 (58.97%) IGRP
9 22 (56.41%) DNS
10 21 (53.85%) SSL
10 21 (53.85%) Network Management
10 21 (53.85%) Network Design
11 20 (51.28%) Load Balancing
11 20 (51.28%) HP
11 20 (51.28%) Juniper
11 20 (51.28%) TACACS
12 19 (48.72%) HP NNM
12 19 (48.72%) Cisco Certification
12 19 (48.72%) HTTP
12 19 (48.72%) SOAP
12 19 (48.72%) LDAP
12 19 (48.72%) SMTP
12 19 (48.72%) WebSphere
12 19 (48.72%) Capacity Management
13 18 (46.15%) CCNP
14 16 (41.03%) IPsec

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing EIGRP 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 EIGRP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (48.72%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 39 (100.00%) OSPF
2 38 (97.44%) WAN
3 37 (94.87%) LAN
3 37 (94.87%) TCP/IP
3 37 (94.87%) Firewall
4 36 (92.31%) BGP
5 23 (58.97%) IGRP
5 23 (58.97%) Internet
6 22 (56.41%) DNS
7 21 (53.85%) SSL
8 20 (51.28%) TACACS
9 19 (48.72%) SMTP
9 19 (48.72%) LDAP
9 19 (48.72%) HTTP
10 16 (41.03%) IPsec
10 16 (41.03%) MPLS
11 15 (38.46%) VLAN
11 15 (38.46%) Wireless
11 15 (38.46%) Ethernet
11 15 (38.46%) Cisco IOS
General
1 35 (89.74%) Finance
2 12 (30.77%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (84.62%) Network Engineer
2 20 (51.28%) Firewall Engineer
3 12 (30.77%) Wireless Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Data Network Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Network Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 1 (2.56%) Network Specialist
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Network Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco Specialist
6 1 (2.56%) Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) SOAP
2 2 (5.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) SecurID
1 1 (2.56%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Network Design
1 21 (53.85%) Network Management
2 20 (51.28%) Load Balancing
3 19 (48.72%) Capacity Management
4 3 (7.69%) Network Architecture
5 2 (5.13%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (5.13%) BCP
5 2 (5.13%) Project Management
5 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.56%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (46.15%) CCNP
3 4 (10.26%) CCIE
4 2 (5.13%) CCDP
5 1 (2.56%) CCIP
5 1 (2.56%) CCNA
5 1 (2.56%) JNCIA
Systems Management
1 31 (79.49%) CiscoWorks
2 19 (48.72%) HP NNM
3 12 (30.77%) OpenView
Vendors
1 36 (92.31%) Cisco
2 33 (84.62%) F5
3 20 (51.28%) HP
3 20 (51.28%) Juniper
4 14 (35.90%) CheckPoint
5 12 (30.77%) Fortinet
6 2 (5.13%) Blue Coat
6 2 (5.13%) Nokia
7 1 (2.56%) Brocade
7 1 (2.56%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.56%) Crossbeam
7 1 (2.56%) ProCurve
7 1 (2.56%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.56%) CA
7 1 (2.56%) Nortel