The first table below looks at the demand for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 819 796 764
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -32
Permanent jobs citing RIP 98 87 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.078% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 0.39% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 87 84 133
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20469 22138 22344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.87% 19.94% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16208 17824 18652
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RIP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

RIP Salary Histogram in the UK

RIP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIP within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -38 92 £47,500 +5.55% 14
London -55 39 £55,000 +10.00% 4
South East +4 22 £46,750 +16.87% 6
Berkshire +10 17 £50,000 +25.00% 2
City of London -6 17 £55,500 +0.90% 1
Yorkshire -33 14 £45,000 -7.69% 2
East of England -14 13 £41,250 +8.55% 2
Reading - 11 £60,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -22 10 £45,000 -15.09% 1
Leeds -17 8 £45,000 -15.09%
Cambridgeshire - 7 £40,000 -
Cambridge - 7 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire -14 5 £51,000 +34.21% 2
Wales 0 4 £42,500 +73.46% 1
South Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 - 1
Bracknell - 4 £46,750 - 1
Sheffield - 4 £40,000 - 1
North West -8 3 £52,500 +16.66%
North Wales - 3 £42,500 - 1
Wrexham - 3 £42,500 - 1
Harrow - 3 £52,500 -
Surrey -1 2 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Manchester -3 2 - -
Oxford - 2 £36,250 -
Wakefield - 2 £25,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £36,250 - 2
South Wales +2 1 - -
Ipswich -13 1 £31,000 -11.42%
Suffolk -16 1 £31,000 -11.42%
South West - 1 £35,000 -

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing RIP 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 RIP.

1 131 (89.12%) Cisco
2 126 (85.71%) OSPF
3 122 (82.99%) BGP
4 111 (75.51%) Firewall
5 96 (65.31%) MPLS
6 84 (57.14%) WAN
7 81 (55.10%) Cisco Certification
8 79 (53.74%) VPN
9 75 (51.02%) TCP/IP
10 73 (49.66%) LAN
11 65 (44.22%) CheckPoint
11 65 (44.22%) VLAN
12 61 (41.50%) EIGRP
13 49 (33.33%) HSRP
14 47 (31.97%) VoIP
14 47 (31.97%) CCNP
15 46 (31.29%) Juniper
16 45 (30.61%) Cisco PIX
17 43 (29.25%) Wireless
18 34 (23.13%) DNS
19 32 (21.77%) Linux
20 31 (21.09%) VPLS
20 31 (21.09%) F5
20 31 (21.09%) Cisco ASA
21 30 (20.41%) Network Design
22 29 (19.73%) CCIE
23 28 (19.05%) Load Balancing
23 28 (19.05%) Network Security
24 25 (17.01%) IPsec
25 22 (14.97%) Network Management

RIP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing RIP 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 RIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (8.16%) Lync
2 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.68%) GlassFish
2 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (0.68%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (4.76%) MS Office
2 6 (4.08%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.36%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 126 (85.71%) OSPF
2 122 (82.99%) BGP
3 111 (75.51%) Firewall
4 96 (65.31%) MPLS
5 84 (57.14%) WAN
6 79 (53.74%) VPN
7 75 (51.02%) TCP/IP
8 73 (49.66%) LAN
9 65 (44.22%) VLAN
10 61 (41.50%) EIGRP
11 49 (33.33%) HSRP
12 47 (31.97%) VoIP
13 45 (30.61%) Cisco PIX
14 43 (29.25%) Wireless
15 34 (23.13%) DNS
16 31 (21.09%) VPLS
16 31 (21.09%) Cisco ASA
17 28 (19.05%) Network Security
18 25 (17.01%) IPsec
19 21 (14.29%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Subversion
2 1 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (13.61%) Finance
2 19 (12.93%) Telecoms
3 14 (9.52%) Banking
4 5 (3.40%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.72%) Marketing
5 4 (2.72%) Back Office
5 4 (2.72%) Law
6 3 (2.04%) Games
7 2 (1.36%) Legal
8 1 (0.68%) Publishing
8 1 (0.68%) Retail
8 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (51.70%) Network Engineer
2 27 (18.37%) Network Architect
2 27 (18.37%) Architect
3 24 (16.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 11 (7.48%) Designer
4 11 (7.48%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (7.48%) Security Engineer
5 10 (6.80%) Network Support
6 9 (6.12%) Network Designer
6 9 (6.12%) Consultant
6 9 (6.12%) Senior Network Designer
6 9 (6.12%) IP Engineer
6 9 (6.12%) Senior Designer
7 8 (5.44%) Network Support Engineer
7 8 (5.44%) Support Engineer
7 8 (5.44%) Network Consultant
8 7 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (4.76%) Security Consultant
8 7 (4.76%) Administrator
8 7 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.36%) Cocoa
1 2 (1.36%) Middleware
2 1 (0.68%) EJB
2 1 (0.68%) CSS
2 1 (0.68%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (0.68%) Java EE
2 1 (0.68%) JSF
2 1 (0.68%) JPA
2 1 (0.68%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (0.68%) Sphinx
2 1 (0.68%) JAX-RS
2 1 (0.68%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.44%) Computer Science
1 8 (5.44%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (4.76%) Statistics
3 3 (2.04%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.36%) iPad
4 2 (1.36%) iPhone
4 2 (1.36%) SecurID
4 2 (1.36%) SCADA
4 2 (1.36%) Handset
4 2 (1.36%) Replication
5 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.68%) PKI
5 1 (0.68%) e-Health
5 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 32 (21.77%) Linux
2 14 (9.52%) UNIX
2 14 (9.52%) Windows
3 5 (3.40%) Debian
4 4 (2.72%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.36%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.36%) CentOS
6 2 (1.36%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.68%) VMS
7 1 (0.68%) Solaris
7 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.41%) Network Design
2 28 (19.05%) Load Balancing
3 22 (14.97%) Network Management
4 21 (14.29%) Network Architecture
5 14 (9.52%) Change Management
6 10 (6.80%) Integration Acceptance Testing
7 8 (5.44%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (4.76%) ITIL
8 7 (4.76%) Problem Management
9 6 (4.08%) Release Management
10 5 (3.40%) PRINCE2
10 5 (3.40%) Project Management
10 5 (3.40%) Service Delivery
10 5 (3.40%) High Availability
11 4 (2.72%) Time Management
12 3 (2.04%) PRINCE
12 3 (2.04%) Configuration Management
12 3 (2.04%) Scrum
12 3 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (2.04%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.44%) Perl
2 4 (2.72%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.36%) Objective-C
3 2 (1.36%) Python
3 2 (1.36%) Java
3 2 (1.36%) C
4 1 (0.68%) C++
4 1 (0.68%) SQL
4 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 81 (55.10%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (31.97%) CCNP
3 29 (19.73%) CCIE
4 21 (14.29%) CCNA
5 16 (10.88%) Degree
5 16 (10.88%) Security Cleared
6 9 (6.12%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.72%) CNE
7 4 (2.72%) Novell Certification
7 4 (2.72%) CCDP
8 3 (2.04%) CCSP
8 3 (2.04%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.36%) APMP
9 2 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.36%) A+ Certification
9 2 (1.36%) CISSP
10 1 (0.68%) CCIP
10 1 (0.68%) MCSE
10 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.68%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.88%) SLA
2 2 (1.36%) QA
2 2 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.04%) NFS
3 2 (1.36%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.36%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (7.48%) WhatsUp Gold
2 8 (5.44%) CiscoWorks
3 7 (4.76%) OpenView
4 6 (4.08%) Nagios
5 4 (2.72%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (2.72%) HP NNM
6 3 (2.04%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (1.36%) Munin
8 1 (0.68%) Puppet
8 1 (0.68%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.68%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.68%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 131 (89.12%) Cisco
2 65 (44.22%) CheckPoint
3 46 (31.29%) Juniper
4 31 (21.09%) F5
5 19 (12.93%) Dell
6 16 (10.88%) Microsoft
7 12 (8.16%) Nokia
8 11 (7.48%) Nortel
9 9 (6.12%) Siemens
10 8 (5.44%) Avaya
11 7 (4.76%) Remedy
11 7 (4.76%) BMC
11 7 (4.76%) Citrix
11 7 (4.76%) 3Com
11 7 (4.76%) SonicWALL
11 7 (4.76%) Aruba
12 6 (4.08%) SolarWinds
12 6 (4.08%) Fortinet
12 6 (4.08%) Blue Coat
13 5 (3.40%) VMware
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