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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 400 463 428
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -35
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 49 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.030% 0.098%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 0.14% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 43 5 21
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
4526 5013 5274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.31% 21.41% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3541 3946 4204
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 £26,500 £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% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
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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 £35,500 - 2
Berkshire +11 14 £48,000 -4.00% 1
Hampshire +17 6 £50,000 +81.81% 1
West Sussex - 6 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £57,500 -
VRRP
England

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 70 (90.91%) Cisco
2 58 (75.32%) BGP
3 55 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
4 53 (68.83%) CCNP
5 52 (67.53%) Firewall
6 51 (66.23%) HSRP
7 50 (64.94%) OSPF
8 44 (57.14%) EIGRP
9 43 (55.84%) Cisco ASA
10 42 (54.55%) LAN
11 40 (51.95%) F5
12 37 (48.05%) Load Balancing
13 36 (46.75%) Data Centre
14 32 (41.56%) WAN
14 32 (41.56%) VPN
15 29 (37.66%) Cisco Nexus
16 28 (36.36%) TCP/IP
17 27 (35.06%) Linux
17 27 (35.06%) IPsec
18 23 (29.87%) MPLS
19 22 (28.57%) CheckPoint
19 22 (28.57%) Juniper
20 21 (27.27%) Network Security
21 18 (23.38%) Cisco PIX
21 18 (23.38%) CiscoWorks
21 18 (23.38%) UNIX
21 18 (23.38%) RIP
22 17 (22.08%) Citrix
22 17 (22.08%) FWSM
22 17 (22.08%) Multicast

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (12.99%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) Office 365
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 58 (75.32%) BGP
2 52 (67.53%) Firewall
3 51 (66.23%) HSRP
4 50 (64.94%) OSPF
5 44 (57.14%) EIGRP
6 43 (55.84%) Cisco ASA
7 42 (54.55%) LAN
8 32 (41.56%) WAN
8 32 (41.56%) VPN
9 29 (37.66%) Cisco Nexus
10 28 (36.36%) TCP/IP
11 27 (35.06%) IPsec
12 23 (29.87%) MPLS
13 21 (27.27%) Network Security
14 18 (23.38%) Cisco PIX
14 18 (23.38%) RIP
15 17 (22.08%) FWSM
15 17 (22.08%) Multicast
16 16 (20.78%) Wireless
17 9 (11.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (9.09%) Electronics
1 7 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.79%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.90%) Retail
3 3 (3.90%) Finance
4 2 (2.60%) Billing
5 1 (1.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 64 (83.12%) Network Engineer
2 14 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 14 (18.18%) Network Support
3 13 (16.88%) Network Support Engineer
4 11 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 9 (11.69%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) NOC Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Consultant
8 2 (2.60%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) IP Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Senior Network Engineer
9 1 (1.30%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.30%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (1.30%) Network Analyst
9 1 (1.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (1.30%) Technical Support Engineer
9 1 (1.30%) Support Analyst
9 1 (1.30%) Technical Support
9 1 (1.30%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.99%) CSS
2 1 (1.30%) WAP
2 1 (1.30%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 36 (46.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.30%) Clustering
3 1 (1.30%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (35.06%) Linux
2 18 (23.38%) UNIX
3 12 (15.58%) Windows
4 1 (1.30%) Solaris
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.05%) Load Balancing
2 12 (15.58%) ITIL
3 10 (12.99%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (11.69%) Network Management
5 8 (10.39%) Network Design
6 4 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.90%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (3.90%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.90%) Performance Management
7 3 (3.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.90%) Change Management
8 2 (2.60%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.60%) CRM
8 2 (2.60%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.60%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.60%) Network Planning
8 2 (2.60%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (2.60%) High Availability
8 2 (2.60%) Deep Packet Inspection
8 2 (2.60%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.90%) Perl
2 1 (1.30%) PHP
2 1 (1.30%) SQL
2 1 (1.30%) Python
2 1 (1.30%) Tcl
2 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.30%) Korn
2 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 55 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (68.83%) CCNP
3 13 (16.88%) CCIE
4 9 (11.69%) CCNA
5 4 (5.19%) CISSP
5 4 (5.19%) CCSA
5 4 (5.19%) CCSE
5 4 (5.19%) Degree
6 3 (3.90%) SAP Certification
7 1 (1.30%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.30%) CCDA
7 1 (1.30%) CCIP
7 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) SLA
2 3 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (12.99%) vSphere
2 6 (7.79%) ProxySG
3 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (23.38%) CiscoWorks
2 7 (9.09%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.60%) SCCM
3 2 (2.60%) SCOM
4 1 (1.30%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.30%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.30%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.30%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 70 (90.91%) Cisco
2 40 (51.95%) F5
3 22 (28.57%) Juniper
3 22 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 17 (22.08%) Citrix
5 15 (19.48%) VMware
6 12 (15.58%) Blue Coat
7 11 (14.29%) Radware
8 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
8 6 (7.79%) SolarWinds
8 6 (7.79%) Trapeze
9 5 (6.49%) Brocade
10 4 (5.19%) HP
11 3 (3.90%) SAP
12 2 (2.60%) SonicWALL
13 1 (1.30%) Aastra
13 1 (1.30%) Ericsson
13 1 (1.30%) Siemens
13 1 (1.30%) Dell
13 1 (1.30%) IBM
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