The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 136 127 124
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 3 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.44% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 1.42% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 4
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +8.82%
VRRP
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
759 704 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.91% 30.65% 26.55%
Number of salaries quoted 426 506 381
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VRRP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

VRRP Salary Trend in Reading

VRRP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VRRP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

VRRP Salary Histogram in Reading

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing VRRP 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 VRRP.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) HSRP
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) DSL
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Network Design
4 2 (40.00%) Network Planning
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (40.00%) ATM
4 2 (40.00%) ISDN
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (40.00%) Nagios
4 2 (40.00%) 802.11
4 2 (40.00%) GLBP
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing VRRP 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 VRRP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) HSRP
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) DSL
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) ATM
4 2 (40.00%) ISDN
4 2 (40.00%) GLBP
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) 802.11
5 1 (20.00%) Junos
5 1 (20.00%) IPv6
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
1 2 (40.00%) Network Planning
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) JNCIS
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
1 2 (40.00%) Cacti
1 2 (40.00%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Names.co.uk
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 7 days ago