The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 821 877 863
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -14
Permanent jobs citing RIP 89 93 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.086% 0.092%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 0.52% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 76 71 89
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,000 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16448 18009 20907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.84% 16.73% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13612 14924 16541
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing RIP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RIP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RIP within the UK.

RIP Salary Trend in the UK

RIP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RIP over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 within the UK.

RIP Salary Histogram in the UK

RIP
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIP within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +46 89 £46,000 +2.22% 9
London +61 41 £50,000 +5.26% 3
East of England +37 29 £45,000 +28.57%
Hertfordshire +30 15 £45,000 -18.18%
Hemel Hempstead +17 15 £45,000 +50.00%
South East +11 15 £45,000 - 4
Bedfordshire +24 14 £52,500 -
Berkshire -11 9 £49,500 +16.47% 1
Uxbridge - 7 £50,000 - 2
Reading -10 4 £66,000 +46.66% 1
City of London +58 3 £44,000 +10.00%
Bracknell +2 3 £49,500 +23.75%
Hampshire -5 3 £37,500 -16.66%
Basingstoke -16 3 £37,500 -16.66%
Surrey - 3 £33,500 - 3
Camberley - 3 £33,500 -
Dunstable +23 2 £50,500 -3.80%
Luton - 2 £50,000 -
Croydon - 2 £41,250 -
Wimbledon - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £32,500 -
Nottingham - 2 £32,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £32,500 -
North West +17 1 £35,000 - 1
Lancashire +7 1 £35,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £32,500 - 1
Chiswick - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £32,500 - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £32,500 - 1

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing RIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for RIP.

1 169 (93.89%) OSPF
2 165 (91.67%) Cisco
3 143 (79.44%) BGP
4 131 (72.78%) EIGRP
4 131 (72.78%) Cisco Certification
5 121 (67.22%) VPN
6 120 (66.67%) CCNP
7 111 (61.67%) MPLS
8 104 (57.78%) Firewall
9 96 (53.33%) WAN
10 95 (52.78%) Juniper
11 90 (50.00%) TCP/IP
12 88 (48.89%) LAN
13 63 (35.00%) F5
14 58 (32.22%) CCNA
15 57 (31.67%) Cisco ASA
16 54 (30.00%) Wireless
17 52 (28.89%) SSL
18 47 (26.11%) VLAN
19 44 (24.44%) VoIP
20 43 (23.89%) IPsec
20 43 (23.89%) Network Security
21 42 (23.33%) Change Management
21 42 (23.33%) Linux
22 41 (22.78%) HSRP
23 40 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
24 37 (20.56%) Data Centre
25 36 (20.00%) Converged Networks
25 36 (20.00%) Multicast
26 33 (18.33%) DNS

RIP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.56%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (10.56%) MS Visio
2 18 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.11%) Office 365
2 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 169 (93.89%) OSPF
2 143 (79.44%) BGP
3 131 (72.78%) EIGRP
4 121 (67.22%) VPN
5 111 (61.67%) MPLS
6 104 (57.78%) Firewall
7 96 (53.33%) WAN
8 90 (50.00%) TCP/IP
9 88 (48.89%) LAN
10 57 (31.67%) Cisco ASA
11 54 (30.00%) Wireless
12 52 (28.89%) SSL
13 47 (26.11%) VLAN
14 44 (24.44%) VoIP
15 43 (23.89%) IPsec
15 43 (23.89%) Network Security
16 41 (22.78%) HSRP
17 36 (20.00%) Converged Networks
17 36 (20.00%) Multicast
18 33 (18.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 28 (15.56%) Finance
2 21 (11.67%) Telecoms
3 15 (8.33%) Banking
4 13 (7.22%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.67%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.11%) Electronics
6 2 (1.11%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.11%) Marketing
6 2 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 104 (57.78%) Network Engineer
2 45 (25.00%) Network Specialist
3 27 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 27 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 26 (14.44%) Network Support
5 25 (13.89%) Switch Engineer
6 17 (9.44%) Consultant
6 17 (9.44%) Network Support Engineer
6 17 (9.44%) Support Engineer
7 16 (8.89%) Cisco Consultant
7 16 (8.89%) Network Consultant
7 16 (8.89%) Network Security Engineer
7 16 (8.89%) Security Engineer
8 15 (8.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 14 (7.78%) Firewall Engineer
9 14 (7.78%) WAN Engineer
10 13 (7.22%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 13 (7.22%) Juniper Engineer
10 13 (7.22%) LAN Engineer
10 13 (7.22%) LAN/WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.67%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.11%) CSS
2 2 (1.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (20.56%) Data Centre
2 22 (12.22%) Virtual Team
3 16 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.56%) Clustering
5 9 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.22%) Fintech
8 3 (1.67%) iPad
8 3 (1.67%) PKI
9 2 (1.11%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.11%) iPhone
10 1 (0.56%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.56%) IPTV
10 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (23.33%) Linux
2 20 (11.11%) Windows
3 5 (2.78%) Mac OS X
4 4 (2.22%) CatOS
5 3 (1.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.11%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.11%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.56%) CentOS
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.33%) Change Management
2 29 (16.11%) ITIL
3 23 (12.78%) Network Management
4 22 (12.22%) High Availability
4 22 (12.22%) Risk Assessment
5 17 (9.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (9.44%) Service Delivery
6 16 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (7.78%) Incident Management
7 14 (7.78%) Load Balancing
8 12 (6.67%) Threat Detection
8 12 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
9 10 (5.56%) Capacity Management
9 10 (5.56%) PRINCE2
9 10 (5.56%) Project Management
9 10 (5.56%) Use Case
9 10 (5.56%) Validation
9 10 (5.56%) Virtual Team Management
10 9 (5.00%) DDoS Mitigation
11 8 (4.44%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.89%) Perl
1 16 (8.89%) Python
2 13 (7.22%) Bash Shell
3 10 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 10 (5.56%) SQL
4 7 (3.89%) Lisp
5 3 (1.67%) Ruby
6 1 (0.56%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 131 (72.78%) Cisco Certification
2 120 (66.67%) CCNP
3 58 (32.22%) CCNA
4 24 (13.33%) CCIE
5 10 (5.56%) MCSA
5 10 (5.56%) MCSE
5 10 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (5.56%) RHCE
5 10 (5.56%) RHCSA
5 10 (5.56%) SCSA
6 7 (3.89%) CISSP
6 7 (3.89%) Degree
7 6 (3.33%) JNCIA
7 6 (3.33%) JNCIS
8 3 (1.67%) CISA
8 3 (1.67%) CISM
9 2 (1.11%) ACDT
9 2 (1.11%) ACMT
9 2 (1.11%) CCENT
10 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (7.78%) PCI DSS
2 14 (7.78%) SLA
3 10 (5.56%) HIPAA
System Software
1 14 (7.78%) Hyper-V
2 13 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.56%) Xen
4 5 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.67%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.67%) iptables
5 3 (1.67%) NFS
5 3 (1.67%) vSphere
6 2 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.56%) KVM
7 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (7.78%) HP NNM
2 5 (2.78%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.11%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.11%) Endace
3 2 (1.11%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (1.11%) WMI
4 1 (0.56%) Cacti
4 1 (0.56%) Nagios
4 1 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 165 (91.67%) Cisco
2 95 (52.78%) Juniper
3 63 (35.00%) F5
4 33 (18.33%) Avaya
5 25 (13.89%) CheckPoint
6 19 (10.56%) VMware
7 17 (9.44%) Blue Coat
8 14 (7.78%) HP
9 12 (6.67%) Brocade
10 8 (4.44%) Palo Alto
11 6 (3.33%) Aerohive Networks
12 5 (2.78%) Citrix
12 5 (2.78%) Dell
12 5 (2.78%) Qualys
12 5 (2.78%) Riverbed
13 4 (2.22%) Microsoft
14 3 (1.67%) Foundry
14 3 (1.67%) Red Hat
15 2 (1.11%) Apple
15 2 (1.11%) Cognizant
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