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 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 241 233 234
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing EIGRP 1 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.014% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.097% 0.86% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 19
Average salary £38,500 £34,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.79% -26.84%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1034 1050 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.42% 14.62% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 877 884 922
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
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
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 1 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
Cheshire - 1 £38,500 -
EIGRP
England

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 28 (100.00%) OSPF
2 26 (92.86%) WAN
3 25 (89.29%) LAN
3 25 (89.29%) TCP/IP
3 25 (89.29%) Cisco
3 25 (89.29%) Firewall
4 24 (85.71%) BGP
5 23 (82.14%) Finance
6 21 (75.00%) F5
7 19 (67.86%) CiscoWorks
8 15 (53.57%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (53.57%) Internet
8 15 (53.57%) DNS
8 15 (53.57%) IGRP
9 14 (50.00%) CCNP
10 13 (46.43%) SSL
10 13 (46.43%) Network Management
10 13 (46.43%) Network Design
11 12 (42.86%) Load Balancing
11 12 (42.86%) IPsec
11 12 (42.86%) HP
11 12 (42.86%) Juniper
11 12 (42.86%) MPLS
11 12 (42.86%) TACACS
12 11 (39.29%) Wireless
12 11 (39.29%) HP NNM
12 11 (39.29%) Ethernet
12 11 (39.29%) HTTP
12 11 (39.29%) SMTP
12 11 (39.29%) SOAP

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 11 (39.29%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) OSPF
2 26 (92.86%) WAN
3 25 (89.29%) LAN
3 25 (89.29%) TCP/IP
3 25 (89.29%) Firewall
4 24 (85.71%) BGP
5 15 (53.57%) Internet
5 15 (53.57%) DNS
5 15 (53.57%) IGRP
6 13 (46.43%) SSL
7 12 (42.86%) IPsec
7 12 (42.86%) MPLS
7 12 (42.86%) TACACS
8 11 (39.29%) Wireless
8 11 (39.29%) Ethernet
8 11 (39.29%) HTTP
8 11 (39.29%) SMTP
8 11 (39.29%) LDAP
8 11 (39.29%) VLAN
8 11 (39.29%) Cisco IOS
General
1 23 (82.14%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Firewall Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Wireless Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Network Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Network Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Network Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) SOAP
2 2 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) SecurID
1 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Network Management
1 13 (46.43%) Network Design
2 12 (42.86%) Load Balancing
3 11 (39.29%) Capacity Management
4 3 (10.71%) Network Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) BCP
6 1 (3.57%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (14.29%) CCIE
4 2 (7.14%) CCDP
5 1 (3.57%) JNCIA
5 1 (3.57%) CCIP
5 1 (3.57%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 19 (67.86%) CiscoWorks
2 11 (39.29%) HP NNM
3 8 (28.57%) OpenView
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Cisco
2 21 (75.00%) F5
3 12 (42.86%) HP
3 12 (42.86%) Juniper
4 10 (35.71%) CheckPoint
5 8 (28.57%) Fortinet
6 2 (7.14%) Nokia
6 2 (7.14%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.57%) CA
7 1 (3.57%) Nortel
7 1 (3.57%) ProCurve
7 1 (3.57%) Crossbeam
7 1 (3.57%) Brocade
7 1 (3.57%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.57%) ArcSight