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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 152 133 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing RIP 4 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.16% 0.44% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 1.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
761 769 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.32% 30.86% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 412 517 648
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 21 April 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 7 (87.50%) OSPF
1 7 (87.50%) BGP
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) Huawei
3 4 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) Broadband
3 4 (50.00%) Juniper
3 4 (50.00%) Internet
3 4 (50.00%) 3G
3 4 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (37.50%) SNMP
4 3 (37.50%) SLA
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (37.50%) HSRP
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (25.00%) Unreal Engine
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Network Management
5 2 (25.00%) Junos
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
6 1 (12.50%) IKE
6 1 (12.50%) IPX
6 1 (12.50%) IPX/SPX

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 7 (87.50%) OSPF
1 7 (87.50%) BGP
2 6 (75.00%) MPLS
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) Broadband
3 4 (50.00%) Internet
3 4 (50.00%) 3G
3 4 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (37.50%) SNMP
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (37.50%) HSRP
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) Junos
5 2 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
6 1 (12.50%) IKE
6 1 (12.50%) IPX
6 1 (12.50%) IPX/SPX
6 1 (12.50%) PPP
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Network Support
2 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (25.00%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (25.00%) Network Team Leader
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Juniper
2 4 (50.00%) Huawei
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) HP
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Salary: 20% bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £Competitive + 20% bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
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Three Mobile
Salary: £Competitive + 20% bonus, on-call allowance and overtime
Posted: 12 days ago