The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 248 221 228
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +7
Permanent jobs citing EIGRP 5 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.069% 0.23% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 1.58% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 24
Average salary £39,250 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.63% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £29,100 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £69,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
EIGRP
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1042 1010 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.31% 14.65% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 873 845 904
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EIGRP within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
Cheshire -13 4 £38,500 -36.62% 1
Manchester -8 1 £40,000 +25.00%
EIGRP
England

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) MPLS
4 4 (50.00%) LAN
4 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) CCNP
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Wireless
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) VPN
5 3 (37.50%) VLAN
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) SSL
6 2 (25.00%) BGP
6 2 (25.00%) IPsec
6 2 (25.00%) VPLS
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (25.00%) Network Security
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (12.50%) WLAN
7 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
7 1 (12.50%) HTTP
7 1 (12.50%) RIP
7 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 1 (12.50%) CCIE
7 1 (12.50%) CCIP
7 1 (12.50%) CCNA

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) MPLS
4 4 (50.00%) Wireless
4 4 (50.00%) LAN
4 4 (50.00%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) VPN
5 3 (37.50%) VLAN
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (25.00%) Network Security
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (25.00%) VPLS
6 2 (25.00%) SSL
6 2 (25.00%) IPsec
6 2 (25.00%) BGP
7 1 (12.50%) IGRP
7 1 (12.50%) L2TP
7 1 (12.50%) TACACS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Network Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) SecurID
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Password Management
1 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
1 1 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNP
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) CCIP
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Nortel
2 1 (12.50%) CA
2 1 (12.50%) Nokia
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
2 1 (12.50%) Brocade
2 1 (12.50%) Crossbeam
2 1 (12.50%) ProCurve
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) ArcSight