The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
England / North West
Rank - 237 249
Permanent jobs citing RIP 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.035% 0.086%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.24% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Median salary - £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -30.76%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-21.05% -5.00%

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
836 821 1121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.09% 14.46% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 630 678 906
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing RIP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

RIP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

RIP Salary Trend in the North West

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing RIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for RIP.

1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) IPX
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) IGRP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Fast Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Fast Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) IGRP
1 2 (100.00%) IPX
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat