The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank - 256 262
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.030% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.17% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -19.04%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +25.00%
VRRP
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
878 1157 1100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.50% 17.60% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 745 874 843
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VRRP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

VRRP Salary Trend in the North West

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing VRRP 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 VRRP.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) HSRP
1 3 (100.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) IOS XR
2 2 (66.67%) 802.1X
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) BT
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) L2TP
2 2 (66.67%) RSVP
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) IPv4
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Broadband
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) JNCIA

VRRP
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 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) HSRP
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) Broadband
2 2 (66.67%) BT 21CN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) IOS XR
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) IPv4
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) Junos
2 2 (66.67%) L2TP
2 2 (66.67%) MRTG
2 2 (66.67%) RSVP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) IP Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) IP Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) JNCIA
2 2 (66.67%) JNCIP
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (66.67%) Cacti
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) BT
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) F5