The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 137 138 127
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing RIP 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.17% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 0.42% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Average salary £35,000 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +24.13%
RIP
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
747 713 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.16% 31.44% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 416 512 529
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

RIP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

RIP Salary Trend in Reading

RIP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RIP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

RIP Salary Histogram in Reading

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 9 (90.00%) OSPF
2 9 (90.00%) BGP
3 8 (80.00%) Firewall
4 7 (70.00%) IGRP
5 6 (60.00%) SNMP
6 5 (50.00%) MPLS
6 5 (50.00%) Cisco
6 5 (50.00%) VoIP
7 4 (40.00%) WLAN
7 4 (40.00%) POP3
7 4 (40.00%) SMTP
7 4 (40.00%) DHCP
7 4 (40.00%) VPN
7 4 (40.00%) DNS
7 4 (40.00%) SSL
7 4 (40.00%) IKE
7 4 (40.00%) IPX
7 4 (40.00%) IPX/SPX
7 4 (40.00%) PPP
7 4 (40.00%) IPv6
7 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
7 4 (40.00%) TACACS
7 4 (40.00%) H.323
7 4 (40.00%) Frame Relay
7 4 (40.00%) IPsec
7 4 (40.00%) VLAN
7 4 (40.00%) F5
7 4 (40.00%) Change Control

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 9 (90.00%) OSPF
2 9 (90.00%) BGP
3 8 (80.00%) Firewall
4 7 (70.00%) IGRP
5 6 (60.00%) SNMP
6 5 (50.00%) MPLS
6 5 (50.00%) VoIP
7 4 (40.00%) WLAN
7 4 (40.00%) POP3
7 4 (40.00%) SMTP
7 4 (40.00%) DHCP
7 4 (40.00%) VPN
7 4 (40.00%) DNS
7 4 (40.00%) SSL
7 4 (40.00%) IKE
7 4 (40.00%) IPX
7 4 (40.00%) IPX/SPX
7 4 (40.00%) PPP
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Team Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Network Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Change Control
1 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Network Management
4 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (30.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) HP
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