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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank - 141 134
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.083% 0.046%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.28% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,000 £37,875
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.95%
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
735 725 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.40% 30.06% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 382 481 640
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) HSRP
2 8 (88.89%) Juniper
3 7 (77.78%) LAN
4 6 (66.67%) ATM
4 6 (66.67%) ISDN
4 6 (66.67%) Ethernet
4 6 (66.67%) CCNP
4 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (66.67%) MPLS
4 6 (66.67%) DSL
4 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
4 6 (66.67%) GLBP
4 6 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (66.67%) Line Management
4 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
4 6 (66.67%) JNCIS
4 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) OSPF
5 3 (33.33%) BGP
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) Debian
6 2 (22.22%) OpenBSD
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) Dell
6 2 (22.22%) IPv4
6 2 (22.22%) IPv6

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) HSRP
2 7 (77.78%) LAN
3 6 (66.67%) ATM
3 6 (66.67%) ISDN
3 6 (66.67%) Ethernet
3 6 (66.67%) MPLS
3 6 (66.67%) DSL
3 6 (66.67%) GLBP
4 3 (33.33%) OSPF
4 3 (33.33%) BGP
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) IPv4
5 2 (22.22%) IPv6
5 2 (22.22%) LDAP
5 2 (22.22%) IPsec
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (11.11%) NX-OS
6 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
General
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Network Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Debian
1 2 (22.22%) OpenBSD
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) CentOS
1 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 6 (66.67%) Line Management
1 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
1 2 (22.22%) Python
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCNP
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (66.67%) JNCIS
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) OPNET
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 2 (22.22%) Foundry
4 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds