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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 412 446 439
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -7
Permanent jobs citing RIP 29 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.023% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 0.11% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 12
Average salary £40,000 £27,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.14% -26.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
4869 4602 5474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.28% 21.25% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3627 3536 4585
Average salary £40,250 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.29% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 19 December 2014. 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
East Sussex - 14 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire +10 5 £38,500 +35.08%
Hampshire - 4 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £37,500 - 1
Middlesex - 2 £35,500 -
Kent - 1 £40,000 -
RIP
England

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 48 (96.00%) OSPF
2 44 (88.00%) BGP
2 44 (88.00%) Cisco
3 42 (84.00%) Firewall
4 35 (70.00%) Juniper
5 34 (68.00%) MPLS
6 32 (64.00%) EIGRP
6 32 (64.00%) WAN
7 31 (62.00%) Cisco Certification
8 29 (58.00%) TCP/IP
8 29 (58.00%) LAN
9 27 (54.00%) CheckPoint
10 26 (52.00%) F5
10 26 (52.00%) VPN
10 26 (52.00%) HSRP
10 26 (52.00%) CCNP
10 26 (52.00%) Network Security
11 23 (46.00%) VLAN
12 19 (38.00%) SSL
13 18 (36.00%) HP
13 18 (36.00%) VPLS
13 18 (36.00%) Wireless
14 16 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (32.00%) Degree
14 16 (32.00%) ITIL
14 16 (32.00%) DNS
15 15 (30.00%) DHCP
15 15 (30.00%) CCIE
16 14 (28.00%) Migration
16 14 (28.00%) Security Architecture

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (96.00%) OSPF
2 44 (88.00%) BGP
3 42 (84.00%) Firewall
4 34 (68.00%) MPLS
5 32 (64.00%) EIGRP
5 32 (64.00%) WAN
6 29 (58.00%) LAN
6 29 (58.00%) TCP/IP
7 26 (52.00%) VPN
7 26 (52.00%) Network Security
7 26 (52.00%) HSRP
8 23 (46.00%) VLAN
9 19 (38.00%) SSL
10 18 (36.00%) VPLS
10 18 (36.00%) Wireless
11 16 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (32.00%) DNS
12 15 (30.00%) DHCP
13 13 (26.00%) SNMP
13 13 (26.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.00%) Billing
3 1 (2.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (74.00%) Network Engineer
2 28 (56.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Team Leader
3 6 (12.00%) Network Consultant
3 6 (12.00%) Consultant
3 6 (12.00%) Security Consultant
3 6 (12.00%) Security Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 5 (10.00%) Project Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Network Team Leader
5 4 (8.00%) Design Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) IP Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Network Support
6 3 (6.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Design Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Handset
2 2 (4.00%) SecurID
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Linux
3 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) ITIL
2 14 (28.00%) Migration
2 14 (28.00%) Security Architecture
3 13 (26.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 13 (26.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 13 (26.00%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (24.00%) Network Architecture
5 8 (16.00%) Network Design
6 6 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (8.00%) Change Control
7 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.00%) CRM
9 2 (4.00%) Change Management
9 2 (4.00%) Validation
9 2 (4.00%) eTOM
9 2 (4.00%) Business Continuity
9 2 (4.00%) Capacity Management
10 1 (2.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
10 1 (2.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (62.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (52.00%) CCNP
3 16 (32.00%) Degree
4 15 (30.00%) CCIE
5 3 (6.00%) CISSP
5 3 (6.00%) CCSE
6 2 (4.00%) JNCIS
6 2 (4.00%) CCSP
6 2 (4.00%) CCNA
6 2 (4.00%) CCDP
6 2 (4.00%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.00%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) SLA
2 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.00%) QA
3 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) SCOM
2 1 (2.00%) Cacti
2 1 (2.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.00%) SmokePing
2 1 (2.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 44 (88.00%) Cisco
2 35 (70.00%) Juniper
3 27 (54.00%) CheckPoint
4 26 (52.00%) F5
5 18 (36.00%) HP
6 6 (12.00%) Fortinet
6 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (8.00%) Aruba
7 4 (8.00%) Blue Coat
8 3 (6.00%) SonicWALL
8 3 (6.00%) Websense
9 2 (4.00%) Radware
9 2 (4.00%) McAfee
9 2 (4.00%) Nokia
9 2 (4.00%) Tufin
9 2 (4.00%) Redback
9 2 (4.00%) Sonus
9 2 (4.00%) Lumension
9 2 (4.00%) AlgoSec
10 1 (2.00%) Huawei
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