The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 74 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing RIP 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.68% 0.11% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.58% 0.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
RIP
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
76 143 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 10.41% 15.02% 14.54%
Number of salaries quoted 62 128 99
Average salary £40,000 £41,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% +22.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RIP across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

RIP
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

RIP Salary Trend in Oxford

RIP
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RIP across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

RIP Salary Histogram in Oxford

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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%) OSPF
1 9 (100.00%) BGP
2 8 (88.89%) DHCP
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) Juniper
3 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
4 6 (66.67%) Linux
4 6 (66.67%) DNS
4 6 (66.67%) Internet
5 5 (55.56%) UNIX
5 5 (55.56%) Broadband
5 5 (55.56%) SNMP
5 5 (55.56%) Nagios
5 5 (55.56%) DSL
5 5 (55.56%) ICMP
5 5 (55.56%) SSH
5 5 (55.56%) Huawei
5 5 (55.56%) Brocade
5 5 (55.56%) LLU
5 5 (55.56%) Cacti
5 5 (55.56%) SmokePing
6 4 (44.44%) WAN
6 4 (44.44%) Network Design
7 3 (33.33%) VoIP
7 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 3 (33.33%) Firewall
7 3 (33.33%) VLAN
8 2 (22.22%) ITIL
8 2 (22.22%) LAN
8 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
1 9 (100.00%) BGP
2 8 (88.89%) DHCP
3 6 (66.67%) DNS
3 6 (66.67%) Internet
4 5 (55.56%) SSH
4 5 (55.56%) DSL
4 5 (55.56%) ICMP
4 5 (55.56%) SNMP
4 5 (55.56%) Broadband
4 5 (55.56%) LLU
5 4 (44.44%) WAN
6 3 (33.33%) VoIP
6 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (33.33%) Firewall
6 3 (33.33%) VLAN
7 2 (22.22%) LAN
7 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
8 1 (11.11%) PBX
8 1 (11.11%) VPN
General
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Network Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) QMS
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Nagios
1 5 (55.56%) Cacti
1 5 (55.56%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Juniper
3 5 (55.56%) Huawei
3 5 (55.56%) Brocade
4 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
4 2 (22.22%) F5
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
5 1 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) Fortinet