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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 125 136 137
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing RIP 18 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.80% 0.17% 0.046%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.83% 0.56% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
636 710 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.19% 30.56% 35.39%
Number of salaries quoted 366 444 618
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 21 (95.45%) OSPF
1 21 (95.45%) BGP
2 20 (90.91%) Cisco
3 18 (81.82%) MPLS
4 16 (72.73%) Broadband
5 15 (68.18%) Telecoms
5 15 (68.18%) Juniper
6 14 (63.64%) Internet
6 14 (63.64%) 3G
6 14 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (63.64%) Huawei
6 14 (63.64%) Smartphone
7 13 (59.09%) TCP/IP
8 10 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (36.36%) SLA
9 8 (36.36%) Junos
9 8 (36.36%) HSRP
10 5 (22.73%) Firewall
10 5 (22.73%) EIGRP
10 5 (22.73%) Network Management
11 4 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (18.18%) VoIP
12 3 (13.64%) SMTP
12 3 (13.64%) SNMP
12 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (13.64%) VPN
12 3 (13.64%) DNS
12 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
12 3 (13.64%) IPsec
12 3 (13.64%) NetScaler

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 21 (95.45%) OSPF
1 21 (95.45%) BGP
2 18 (81.82%) MPLS
3 16 (72.73%) Broadband
4 14 (63.64%) Internet
4 14 (63.64%) 3G
5 13 (59.09%) TCP/IP
6 10 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (36.36%) Junos
7 8 (36.36%) HSRP
8 5 (22.73%) Firewall
8 5 (22.73%) EIGRP
9 4 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (18.18%) VoIP
10 3 (13.64%) SMTP
10 3 (13.64%) SNMP
10 3 (13.64%) VPN
10 3 (13.64%) DNS
10 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
10 3 (13.64%) IPsec
General
1 15 (68.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Network Support
2 10 (45.45%) Network Engineer
3 9 (40.91%) Support Engineer
4 7 (31.82%) Network Team Leader
4 7 (31.82%) Support Team Leader
4 7 (31.82%) Network Support Engineer
4 7 (31.82%) Team Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Unreal Engine
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Smartphone
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) UNIX
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (22.73%) Network Management
3 2 (9.09%) Network Design
3 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Change Control
4 1 (4.55%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Perl
1 2 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) FortiGate
1 2 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 15 (68.18%) Juniper
3 14 (63.64%) Huawei
4 2 (9.09%) F5
4 2 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.55%) Aerohive Networks
5 1 (4.55%) ProCurve
5 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Senior Network Engineer
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Very Competitive + Pension
Posted: 27 days ago