The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank - 223 232
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.019% 0.071%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.11% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
964 907 1177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.96% 16.85% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 837 689 994
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VRRP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

VRRP Salary Trend in the South West

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft