The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP 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 VRRP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 390 432 429
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -3
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 48 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.044% 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 0.21% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 41 8 14
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -12.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,250 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+27.51% -14.85%
VRRP
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
4463 4831 5271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.66% 21.17% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3392 3805 4243
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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VRRP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VRRP Salary Trend in the South East

VRRP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VRRP across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VRRP Salary Histogram in the South East

VRRP
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 VRRP within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Surrey - 22 £40,000 - 3
Hampshire +7 9 £50,000 +81.81% 1
Berkshire +4 9 £48,500 +1.57% 1
West Sussex - 6 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £57,500 - 1
VRRP
England

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 73 (91.25%) Cisco
2 60 (75.00%) BGP
3 58 (72.50%) Cisco Certification
3 58 (72.50%) HSRP
4 56 (70.00%) CCNP
5 51 (63.75%) OSPF
6 50 (62.50%) Firewall
7 45 (56.25%) LAN
8 44 (55.00%) EIGRP
9 42 (52.50%) Cisco ASA
10 37 (46.25%) WAN
11 35 (43.75%) F5
11 35 (43.75%) Load Balancing
12 33 (41.25%) VPN
13 30 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
14 29 (36.25%) IPsec
15 28 (35.00%) MPLS
16 27 (33.75%) Juniper
16 27 (33.75%) Linux
17 26 (32.50%) TCP/IP
18 24 (30.00%) CheckPoint
19 21 (26.25%) Wireless
19 21 (26.25%) FWSM
20 20 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
21 18 (22.50%) Multicast
22 17 (21.25%) CiscoWorks
22 17 (21.25%) UNIX
23 16 (20.00%) ITIL
23 16 (20.00%) Citrix
24 15 (18.75%) RIP

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.50%) Apache
2 1 (1.25%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (75.00%) BGP
2 58 (72.50%) HSRP
3 51 (63.75%) OSPF
4 50 (62.50%) Firewall
5 45 (56.25%) LAN
6 44 (55.00%) EIGRP
7 42 (52.50%) Cisco ASA
8 37 (46.25%) WAN
9 33 (41.25%) VPN
10 30 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
11 29 (36.25%) IPsec
12 28 (35.00%) MPLS
13 26 (32.50%) TCP/IP
14 21 (26.25%) Wireless
14 21 (26.25%) FWSM
15 20 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
16 18 (22.50%) Multicast
17 15 (18.75%) RIP
17 15 (18.75%) Network Security
18 12 (15.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.50%) MySQL
2 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 9 (11.25%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.50%) Electronics
3 5 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.00%) Billing
4 4 (5.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.50%) Finance
6 1 (1.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 62 (77.50%) Network Engineer
2 19 (23.75%) Support Engineer
2 19 (23.75%) Network Support
3 18 (22.50%) Network Support Engineer
4 6 (7.50%) Security Engineer
5 5 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) NOC Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) IP Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Network Administrator
8 2 (2.50%) Team Leader
8 2 (2.50%) Technical Support
8 2 (2.50%) Administrator
8 2 (2.50%) Consultant
8 2 (2.50%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (1.25%) Architect
9 1 (1.25%) Analyst
9 1 (1.25%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.25%) CSS
2 2 (2.50%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.25%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.25%) Clustering
3 1 (1.25%) PKI
3 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (33.75%) Linux
2 17 (21.25%) UNIX
3 14 (17.50%) Windows
4 4 (5.00%) CentOS
4 4 (5.00%) Debian
5 2 (2.50%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (2.50%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.50%) OpenBSD
6 1 (1.25%) Solaris
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (43.75%) Load Balancing
2 16 (20.00%) ITIL
3 14 (17.50%) Network Management
4 10 (12.50%) Network Design
5 8 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (7.50%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (5.00%) Performance Management
8 4 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.75%) Project Management
9 3 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.75%) CRM
9 3 (3.75%) Capacity Management
9 3 (3.75%) DDoS Mitigation
9 3 (3.75%) Deep Packet Inspection
10 2 (2.50%) Line Management
10 2 (2.50%) Statistical Analysis
10 2 (2.50%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.50%) Change Management
11 1 (1.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.00%) Perl
2 3 (3.75%) PHP
2 3 (3.75%) SQL
2 3 (3.75%) Python
2 3 (3.75%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.25%) Tcl
3 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.25%) Korn
Qualifications
1 58 (72.50%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (70.00%) CCNP
3 13 (16.25%) CCNA
3 13 (16.25%) CCIE
4 8 (10.00%) Degree
5 3 (3.75%) CCSE
5 3 (3.75%) CCSA
5 3 (3.75%) CISSP
5 3 (3.75%) SAP Certification
5 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.50%) JNCIS
6 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.25%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.25%) CCDA
7 1 (1.25%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.50%) SLA
2 3 (3.75%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) vSphere
2 5 (6.25%) ProxySG
3 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (21.25%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (6.25%) FortiGate
3 4 (5.00%) SCOM
4 3 (3.75%) SCCM
5 1 (1.25%) OPNET
5 1 (1.25%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.25%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.25%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.25%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 73 (91.25%) Cisco
2 35 (43.75%) F5
3 27 (33.75%) Juniper
4 24 (30.00%) CheckPoint
5 16 (20.00%) Citrix
6 14 (17.50%) VMware
7 10 (12.50%) Radware
8 9 (11.25%) Blue Coat
9 8 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (7.50%) Trapeze
10 6 (7.50%) SolarWinds
11 5 (6.25%) HP
12 4 (5.00%) Brocade
13 3 (3.75%) SAP
13 3 (3.75%) Dell
14 2 (2.50%) SonicWALL
14 2 (2.50%) Foundry
15 1 (1.25%) Mitel
15 1 (1.25%) IBM
15 1 (1.25%) Ericsson
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
INVESCO
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Buckinghamshire
TFM Networks
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Competitive package, commensurate to
Posted: 8 days ago