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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 123 134 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing RIP 17 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.69% 0.21% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.23% 0.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
761 700 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.91% 30.02% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 423 520 422
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
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 20 August 2014.

RIP Salary Histogram in Reading

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) Firewall
2 20 (90.91%) OSPF
2 20 (90.91%) BGP
3 17 (77.27%) Cisco
3 17 (77.27%) CheckPoint
4 16 (72.73%) EIGRP
4 16 (72.73%) IGRP
4 16 (72.73%) TCP/IP
5 15 (68.18%) VPN
5 15 (68.18%) MPLS
5 15 (68.18%) VLAN
5 15 (68.18%) F5
6 13 (59.09%) Network Security
6 13 (59.09%) IPsec
6 13 (59.09%) DNS
6 13 (59.09%) SMTP
7 11 (50.00%) DHCP
7 11 (50.00%) VoIP
7 11 (50.00%) WLAN
7 11 (50.00%) POP3
7 11 (50.00%) SSL
7 11 (50.00%) IKE
7 11 (50.00%) IPX
7 11 (50.00%) IPX/SPX
7 11 (50.00%) PPP
7 11 (50.00%) SNMP
7 11 (50.00%) TACACS
7 11 (50.00%) IPv6
7 11 (50.00%) Frame Relay
7 11 (50.00%) H.323

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) Firewall
2 20 (90.91%) OSPF
2 20 (90.91%) BGP
3 16 (72.73%) EIGRP
3 16 (72.73%) IGRP
3 16 (72.73%) TCP/IP
4 15 (68.18%) VPN
4 15 (68.18%) VLAN
4 15 (68.18%) MPLS
5 13 (59.09%) Network Security
5 13 (59.09%) IPsec
5 13 (59.09%) DNS
5 13 (59.09%) SMTP
6 11 (50.00%) DHCP
6 11 (50.00%) IKE
6 11 (50.00%) IPX
6 11 (50.00%) IPX/SPX
6 11 (50.00%) PPP
6 11 (50.00%) SNMP
6 11 (50.00%) SSL
General
1 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 11 (50.00%) Consultant
2 9 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Senior Network Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Security Consultant
2 9 (40.91%) Network Security Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) Network Team Leader
3 5 (22.73%) Team Leader
4 4 (18.18%) Design Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Design Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IP Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Design Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (18.18%) Change Control
2 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.09%) Validation
3 2 (9.09%) eTOM
3 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.09%) Release Management
3 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) CCIE
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) CCSP
2 2 (9.09%) CCNP
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
2 2 (9.09%) CCDP
2 2 (9.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) ISO 9001
1 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Cisco
1 17 (77.27%) CheckPoint
2 15 (68.18%) F5
3 6 (27.27%) Fortinet
4 4 (18.18%) Juniper
5 2 (9.09%) Nokia
5 2 (9.09%) Radware
5 2 (9.09%) Redback
5 2 (9.09%) Tufin
5 2 (9.09%) AlgoSec