The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 429 431 451
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +20
Permanent jobs citing RIP 25 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.092% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.44% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 4
Average salary £47,500 £46,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.60% +16.87%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
RIP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4712 4947 5410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.88% 20.65% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3572 3843 4314
Average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RIP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

RIP Salary Trend in the South East

RIP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RIP across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

RIP Salary Histogram in the South East

RIP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIP within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -4 10 £68,750 +37.50% 3
East Sussex - 10 £47,500 -
Surrey +11 2 £43,000 -4.44% 1
Hampshire +4 2 £47,500 +5.55%
Middlesex - 1 £34,000 -
RIP
England

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 54 (98.18%) OSPF
2 52 (94.55%) BGP
3 50 (90.91%) Cisco
4 44 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (80.00%) WAN
5 42 (76.36%) EIGRP
6 41 (74.55%) Juniper
7 40 (72.73%) MPLS
7 40 (72.73%) LAN
8 36 (65.45%) Firewall
8 36 (65.45%) TCP/IP
9 35 (63.64%) CCNP
9 35 (63.64%) Network Security
10 34 (61.82%) HSRP
10 34 (61.82%) CheckPoint
11 31 (56.36%) VPN
11 31 (56.36%) VPLS
12 30 (54.55%) F5
13 29 (52.73%) Cisco ASA
13 29 (52.73%) Wireless
14 27 (49.09%) CCIE
14 27 (49.09%) HP
14 27 (49.09%) Network Architecture
15 26 (47.27%) SSL
15 26 (47.27%) VLAN
16 25 (45.45%) Migration
17 24 (43.64%) Security Architecture
18 23 (41.82%) Unified Communications
18 23 (41.82%) IaaS
18 23 (41.82%) Vulnerability Management

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.64%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (41.82%) IaaS
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (98.18%) OSPF
2 52 (94.55%) BGP
3 44 (80.00%) WAN
4 42 (76.36%) EIGRP
5 40 (72.73%) MPLS
5 40 (72.73%) LAN
6 36 (65.45%) TCP/IP
6 36 (65.45%) Firewall
7 35 (63.64%) Network Security
8 34 (61.82%) HSRP
9 31 (56.36%) VPLS
9 31 (56.36%) VPN
10 29 (52.73%) Wireless
10 29 (52.73%) Cisco ASA
11 26 (47.27%) VLAN
11 26 (47.27%) SSL
12 23 (41.82%) IP Telephony
12 23 (41.82%) Unified Communications
13 19 (34.55%) DNS
14 14 (25.45%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (16.36%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.91%) Billing
3 4 (7.27%) Retail
4 3 (5.45%) Finance
5 2 (3.64%) Back Office
5 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.82%) Marketing
6 1 (1.82%) Electronics
6 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 40 (72.73%) Network Engineer
2 27 (49.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Network Consultant
4 5 (9.09%) Consultant
4 5 (9.09%) Network Support
4 5 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) IP Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Technical Support
7 2 (3.64%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Team Leader
8 1 (1.82%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (1.82%) Project Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Cisco Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Support Team Leader
8 1 (1.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) Web Services
1 2 (3.64%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Handset
1 2 (3.64%) Smartphone
1 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) DTV
2 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (49.09%) Network Architecture
2 25 (45.45%) Migration
3 24 (43.64%) Security Architecture
4 23 (41.82%) Penetration Testing
4 23 (41.82%) ITIL
4 23 (41.82%) Vulnerability Management
4 23 (41.82%) WAN Optimisation
5 16 (29.09%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (10.91%) Network Design
7 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.45%) CRM
8 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.45%) Performance Management
9 2 (3.64%) Network Management
9 2 (3.64%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.64%) Deep Packet Inspection
10 1 (1.82%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (1.82%) Programme Management
10 1 (1.82%) Change Management
10 1 (1.82%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (63.64%) CCNP
3 27 (49.09%) CCIE
4 23 (41.82%) Degree
5 5 (9.09%) CCNA
6 3 (5.45%) JNCIS
7 2 (3.64%) CCSA
7 2 (3.64%) CCSE
7 2 (3.64%) CCIP
7 2 (3.64%) CISSP
8 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.82%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.82%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) ProxySG
2 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (90.91%) Cisco
2 41 (74.55%) Juniper
3 34 (61.82%) CheckPoint
4 30 (54.55%) F5
5 27 (49.09%) HP
6 5 (9.09%) Blue Coat
6 5 (9.09%) Fortinet
7 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
8 3 (5.45%) Huawei
8 3 (5.45%) VMware
9 2 (3.64%) Sonus
9 2 (3.64%) Aruba
10 1 (1.82%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.82%) SAP
10 1 (1.82%) IBM
10 1 (1.82%) Websense
10 1 (1.82%) Radware
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Posted: 2 days ago
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