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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 256 238 230
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -8
Permanent jobs citing RIP 5 6 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.067% 0.088% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 0.60% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 24
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £31,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
RIP
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
1047 1007 1063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.13% 14.69% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 878 838 895
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 £22,500 £23,500 £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

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RIP across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 RIP within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 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 - 2 £40,000 - 1
Merseyside - 2 £33,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £30,000 -
RIP
England

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing RIP 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 RIP.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
2 7 (77.78%) BGP
3 6 (66.67%) CCNA
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
4 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
5 4 (44.44%) Internet
5 4 (44.44%) Fortinet
5 4 (44.44%) WAN
5 4 (44.44%) DNS
6 3 (33.33%) SNMP
6 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (33.33%) VPN
6 3 (33.33%) SMTP
6 3 (33.33%) ADSL
6 3 (33.33%) Broadband
6 3 (33.33%) ICMP
6 3 (33.33%) MPLS
6 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 2 (22.22%) VMware
7 2 (22.22%) BT
7 2 (22.22%) VPLS
7 2 (22.22%) IPstream
7 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (22.22%) DSLAM
7 2 (22.22%) NetApp
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) CCNP
7 2 (22.22%) LAN

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing RIP 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 RIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
2 7 (77.78%) BGP
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) Internet
5 3 (33.33%) MPLS
5 3 (33.33%) SMTP
5 3 (33.33%) ADSL
5 3 (33.33%) Broadband
5 3 (33.33%) SNMP
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 3 (33.33%) ICMP
6 2 (22.22%) IPstream
6 2 (22.22%) DSLAM
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) PBX
6 2 (22.22%) VoIP
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Operations Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) SecurID
1 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCNA
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) JNCIA
3 1 (11.11%) LPIC
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Fortinet
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) BT
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) NetApp
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Aerohive Networks
4 2 (22.22%) Kaspersky
4 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
5 1 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
5 1 (11.11%) Crossbeam
5 1 (11.11%) Nortel
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) CA
5 1 (11.11%) Nokia
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
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