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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 390 427 432
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +5
Permanent jobs citing RIP 53 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.13% 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.17% 0.59% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 8
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
4527 4916 5230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.33% 21.40% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3541 3854 4160
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +27 45 £45,000 -
East Sussex +21 3 - -
Hampshire -4 3 £45,000 +57.89%
Surrey +10 1 £43,500 -3.33%
RIP
England

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 76 (98.70%) OSPF
2 71 (92.21%) Cisco
3 70 (90.91%) BGP
4 50 (64.94%) MPLS
4 50 (64.94%) TCP/IP
5 49 (63.64%) Juniper
6 43 (55.84%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (48.05%) Firewall
7 37 (48.05%) WAN
8 33 (42.86%) VLAN
8 33 (42.86%) Network Security
8 33 (42.86%) F5
9 31 (40.26%) Telecoms
10 30 (38.96%) EIGRP
11 29 (37.66%) CCNP
12 28 (36.36%) CheckPoint
13 26 (33.77%) LAN
13 26 (33.77%) HSRP
14 25 (32.47%) VPN
15 23 (29.87%) Cisco ASA
15 23 (29.87%) Data Centre
16 22 (28.57%) Broadband
17 21 (27.27%) DNS
17 21 (27.27%) Degree
18 20 (25.97%) CCIE
19 19 (24.68%) VRRP
19 19 (24.68%) Cisco IOS
19 19 (24.68%) Network Architecture
20 18 (23.38%) 3G
20 18 (23.38%) Business Intelligence

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (98.70%) OSPF
2 70 (90.91%) BGP
3 50 (64.94%) MPLS
3 50 (64.94%) TCP/IP
4 37 (48.05%) WAN
4 37 (48.05%) Firewall
5 33 (42.86%) VLAN
5 33 (42.86%) Network Security
6 30 (38.96%) EIGRP
7 26 (33.77%) LAN
7 26 (33.77%) HSRP
8 25 (32.47%) VPN
9 23 (29.87%) Cisco ASA
10 22 (28.57%) Broadband
11 21 (27.27%) DNS
12 19 (24.68%) VRRP
12 19 (24.68%) Cisco IOS
13 18 (23.38%) 3G
14 17 (22.08%) SSL
14 17 (22.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) MySQL
General
1 31 (40.26%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.19%) Retail
3 4 (5.19%) Finance
4 3 (3.90%) Billing
5 2 (2.60%) Back Office
6 1 (1.30%) Electronics
6 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.30%) Marketing
6 1 (1.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 42 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 19 (24.68%) Senior Network Engineer
2 19 (24.68%) Network Support
3 14 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 11 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Security Engineer
6 7 (9.09%) Support Team Leader
6 7 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 7 (9.09%) Network Team Leader
6 7 (9.09%) Network Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) Analyst
7 6 (7.79%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (7.79%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Consultant
8 5 (6.49%) Network Consultant
9 4 (5.19%) Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) IP Engineer
11 2 (2.60%) Technical Design Engineer
11 2 (2.60%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) Web Services
1 1 (1.30%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.87%) Data Centre
2 14 (18.18%) Smartphone
3 6 (7.79%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.30%) DTV
5 1 (1.30%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.29%) Linux
2 5 (6.49%) UNIX
3 4 (5.19%) Windows
4 1 (1.30%) Solaris
4 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) Network Architecture
2 18 (23.38%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (19.48%) Network Monitoring
4 14 (18.18%) Migration
4 14 (18.18%) ITIL
5 13 (16.88%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (16.88%) Security Architecture
5 13 (16.88%) Vulnerability Management
5 13 (16.88%) WAN Optimisation
6 11 (14.29%) Network Management
7 6 (7.79%) Network Design
8 5 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.49%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.90%) Change Management
9 3 (3.90%) CRM
9 3 (3.90%) Load Balancing
9 3 (3.90%) Performance Management
10 2 (2.60%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.60%) High Availability
10 2 (2.60%) Deep Packet Inspection
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.09%) Perl
2 5 (6.49%) Python
3 1 (1.30%) Tcl
3 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.30%) Korn
3 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.30%) PHP
3 1 (1.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (55.84%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (37.66%) CCNP
3 21 (27.27%) Degree
4 20 (25.97%) CCIE
5 12 (15.58%) CCNA
6 4 (5.19%) CISSP
6 4 (5.19%) CCSA
6 4 (5.19%) CCSE
7 3 (3.90%) JNCIS
7 3 (3.90%) CCDA
8 2 (2.60%) CCDP
8 2 (2.60%) CCIP
8 2 (2.60%) JNCIP
8 2 (2.60%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.30%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (9.09%) ProxySG
2 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (15.58%) FortiGate
2 4 (5.19%) Nagios
3 1 (1.30%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 71 (92.21%) Cisco
2 49 (63.64%) Juniper
3 33 (42.86%) F5
4 28 (36.36%) CheckPoint
5 17 (22.08%) HP
6 15 (19.48%) Huawei
7 13 (16.88%) Blue Coat
8 9 (11.69%) Fortinet
9 6 (7.79%) Oracle
10 5 (6.49%) Brocade
11 4 (5.19%) Aerohive Networks
11 4 (5.19%) ProCurve
11 4 (5.19%) VMware
12 1 (1.30%) Radware
12 1 (1.30%) SAP
12 1 (1.30%) IBM
12 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
12 1 (1.30%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.30%) Aruba