The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 97 140 141
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +1
Permanent jobs citing RIP 8 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.64% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.34% 0.82% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 3
Median salary £55,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £46,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-8.06% -3.12%

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
342 612 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.36% 29.20% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 217 477 382
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing RIP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

RIP Salary Histogram in Reading

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Reading region with a requirement for RIP.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) BGP
2 13 (86.67%) OSPF
3 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (73.33%) CCNP
4 10 (66.67%) Network Design
5 8 (53.33%) Cisco PIX
5 8 (53.33%) CCIE
5 8 (53.33%) MPLS
5 8 (53.33%) Firewall
5 8 (53.33%) Palo Alto
6 7 (46.67%) Juniper
7 6 (40.00%) EIGRP
7 6 (40.00%) VPN
7 6 (40.00%) WAN
7 6 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (40.00%) FortiGate
8 5 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (33.33%) HSRP
8 5 (33.33%) VRRP
8 5 (33.33%) LAN
8 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
8 5 (33.33%) High Availability
9 4 (26.67%) Finance
10 3 (20.00%) Change Management
10 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (20.00%) VLAN
10 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (13.33%) FWSM
11 2 (13.33%) Network Architecture

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) BGP
2 13 (86.67%) OSPF
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco PIX
3 8 (53.33%) Firewall
3 8 (53.33%) MPLS
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 6 (40.00%) VPN
4 6 (40.00%) WAN
5 5 (33.33%) HSRP
5 5 (33.33%) LAN
5 5 (33.33%) VRRP
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (20.00%) VLAN
7 2 (13.33%) BIG-IP
7 2 (13.33%) FTP
7 2 (13.33%) FWSM
7 2 (13.33%) HTTP
7 2 (13.33%) NetScreen
7 2 (13.33%) SMTP
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (60.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (40.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 6 (40.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Lead Network Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Network Team Leader
5 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (13.33%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Network Design
2 5 (33.33%) High Availability
2 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 5 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) Network Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
1 2 (13.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) CCNP
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (53.33%) CCIE
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) CCDA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Palo Alto
3 7 (46.67%) Juniper
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) F5
4 2 (13.33%) Foundry
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) VMware