The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 83 77 88
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 13 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.08% 1.09% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.04% 4.98% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 2
Average salary £38,750 £35,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.15% +44.89%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -
VRRP
Wales

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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
322 201 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 26.86% 21.87% 22.79%
Number of salaries quoted 248 172 209
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

VRRP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

VRRP Salary Trend in South Wales

VRRP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VRRP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Cardiff -3 10 £38,750 +9.15% 1
Newport - 3 - - 2
VRRP
Wales

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (93.75%) HSRP
3 14 (87.50%) CCNP
4 13 (81.25%) Firewall
4 13 (81.25%) HP
4 13 (81.25%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (81.25%) VLAN
5 12 (75.00%) CCNA
6 10 (62.50%) Dell
6 10 (62.50%) CheckPoint
6 10 (62.50%) Project Management
6 10 (62.50%) WatchGuard
6 10 (62.50%) SonicWALL
7 6 (37.50%) OSPF
7 6 (37.50%) BGP
8 5 (31.25%) EIGRP
8 5 (31.25%) RIP
9 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
9 3 (18.75%) CSS
9 3 (18.75%) Wireless
9 3 (18.75%) ProCurve
10 2 (12.50%) Multicast
10 2 (12.50%) xDSL
10 2 (12.50%) Network Management
10 2 (12.50%) Network Design
10 2 (12.50%) VPLS
10 2 (12.50%) F5
10 2 (12.50%) Frame Relay
10 2 (12.50%) MPLS

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) HSRP
2 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 13 (81.25%) VLAN
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (37.50%) OSPF
3 6 (37.50%) BGP
4 5 (31.25%) EIGRP
4 5 (31.25%) RIP
5 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
5 3 (18.75%) Wireless
6 2 (12.50%) Frame Relay
6 2 (12.50%) xDSL
6 2 (12.50%) VPLS
6 2 (12.50%) PPP
6 2 (12.50%) VoIP
6 2 (12.50%) WAN
6 2 (12.50%) DHCP
6 2 (12.50%) SNMP
6 2 (12.50%) MPLS
6 2 (12.50%) Multicast
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Network Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Project Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Network Design
2 2 (12.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (87.50%) CCNP
3 12 (75.00%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) HP
3 10 (62.50%) Dell
3 10 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 10 (62.50%) WatchGuard
3 10 (62.50%) SonicWALL
4 3 (18.75%) ProCurve
5 2 (12.50%) F5
5 2 (12.50%) Juniper
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £250 car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £225pm car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £250 car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 24 days ago