The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 108 117 111
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing RIP 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.26% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 1.18% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
RIP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
223 255 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.52% 14.89% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 188 219 225
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,250 £24,745
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

RIP
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

RIP Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

RIP
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RIP across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

RIP Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

RIP
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
Oxford +5 4 £45,000 +12.50%
RIP
South East

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
2 7 (87.50%) BGP
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
3 6 (75.00%) SSH
3 6 (75.00%) ICMP
3 6 (75.00%) Juniper
3 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 6 (75.00%) SNMP
3 6 (75.00%) Broadband
4 5 (62.50%) UNIX
4 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 5 (62.50%) DSL
4 5 (62.50%) Internet
4 5 (62.50%) Nagios
4 5 (62.50%) SmokePing
4 5 (62.50%) Huawei
4 5 (62.50%) Brocade
4 5 (62.50%) LLU
4 5 (62.50%) Cacti
5 3 (37.50%) Network Design
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) VoIP
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) VLAN
7 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
7 1 (12.50%) F5
7 1 (12.50%) Handset

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
2 7 (87.50%) BGP
3 6 (75.00%) ICMP
3 6 (75.00%) SSH
3 6 (75.00%) SNMP
3 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 6 (75.00%) Broadband
4 5 (62.50%) Internet
4 5 (62.50%) LLU
4 5 (62.50%) DSL
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) VoIP
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) VLAN
7 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
7 1 (12.50%) LAN
7 1 (12.50%) PBX
General
1 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Nagios
1 5 (62.50%) Cacti
1 5 (62.50%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Juniper
3 5 (62.50%) Huawei
3 5 (62.50%) Brocade
4 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat