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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 242 257 253
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs citing RIP 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.017% 0.015% 0.071%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.10% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +54.54%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
909 954 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.51% 14.50% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 755 768 866
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,650 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIP within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire - 1 £35,000 -
RIP
England

RIP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) iPad
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) L2TP

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 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) L2TP
3 1 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix