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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 829 859 881
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +22
Permanent jobs citing RIP 79 111 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.10% 0.089%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.47% 0.59% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 71 69 94
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £92,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
16643 18713 20565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.96% 16.97% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13850 15346 16424
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 25 July 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIP within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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 +45 74 £45,000 - 8
East of England +51 30 £45,000 +12.50% 1
London +34 19 £50,000 -9.09% 4
South East +5 19 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Hemel Hempstead +31 17 £45,000 -18.18%
Hertfordshire +30 17 £45,000 -18.18%
Bedfordshire +31 13 £52,500 -
Berkshire -25 8 £48,500 +7.77%
Hampshire +4 7 £37,500 -16.66%
Basingstoke -11 7 £37,500 -16.66%
Bracknell -7 5 £47,500 -3.06%
Surrey - 4 £33,500 - 1
Camberley - 4 £33,500 -
Nottingham +19 3 £32,500 -53.57%
Nottinghamshire +11 3 £32,500 -53.57%
East Midlands +9 3 £32,500 -53.57% 1
Dunstable +7 3 £48,500 -7.61%
City of London +59 2 £58,250 +45.62% 1
Cardiff +5 2 £30,500 -39.00%
South Wales +3 2 £30,500 -37.43%
Wales -7 2 £30,500 -37.43%
Wimbledon - 2 - -
Yorkshire +32 1 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Harrogate +29 1 £55,000 +22.22%
North Yorkshire +24 1 £55,000 +22.22%
North West +22 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Reading -15 1 - -
Redditch - 1 £50,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 -

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 164 (92.66%) Cisco
2 160 (90.40%) OSPF
3 135 (76.27%) BGP
4 130 (73.45%) Cisco Certification
5 129 (72.88%) EIGRP
6 125 (70.62%) CCNP
7 108 (61.02%) MPLS
7 108 (61.02%) VPN
8 107 (60.45%) Juniper
8 107 (60.45%) TCP/IP
9 106 (59.89%) Firewall
10 96 (54.24%) WAN
11 90 (50.85%) LAN
12 63 (35.59%) SSL
12 63 (35.59%) F5
13 62 (35.03%) Cisco ASA
14 59 (33.33%) Wireless
15 58 (32.77%) CCNA
16 52 (29.38%) Multicast
17 51 (28.81%) VoIP
18 50 (28.25%) IPsec
19 40 (22.60%) Network Security
19 40 (22.60%) HSRP
20 39 (22.03%) VLAN
20 39 (22.03%) Change Management
21 37 (20.90%) Data Centre
22 36 (20.34%) VRRP
22 36 (20.34%) Linux
22 36 (20.34%) VPLS
23 35 (19.77%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 (5.65%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (10.73%) MS Office
2 18 (10.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.13%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 160 (90.40%) OSPF
2 135 (76.27%) BGP
3 129 (72.88%) EIGRP
4 108 (61.02%) MPLS
4 108 (61.02%) VPN
5 107 (60.45%) TCP/IP
6 106 (59.89%) Firewall
7 96 (54.24%) WAN
8 90 (50.85%) LAN
9 63 (35.59%) SSL
10 62 (35.03%) Cisco ASA
11 59 (33.33%) Wireless
12 52 (29.38%) Multicast
13 51 (28.81%) VoIP
14 50 (28.25%) IPsec
15 40 (22.60%) HSRP
15 40 (22.60%) Network Security
16 39 (22.03%) VLAN
17 36 (20.34%) VPLS
17 36 (20.34%) VRRP
General
1 27 (15.25%) Finance
2 19 (10.73%) Telecoms
3 15 (8.47%) Manufacturing
4 12 (6.78%) Banking
5 2 (1.13%) Electronics
5 2 (1.13%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.13%) Marketing
5 2 (1.13%) Retail
6 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 97 (54.80%) Network Engineer
2 40 (22.60%) Network Specialist
3 27 (15.25%) Consultant
4 26 (14.69%) Cisco Consultant
5 25 (14.12%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 25 (14.12%) Network Consultant
6 24 (13.56%) Cisco Engineer
6 24 (13.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 24 (13.56%) Network Support
6 24 (13.56%) Switch Engineer
7 17 (9.60%) Support Engineer
8 16 (9.04%) Network Support Engineer
9 13 (7.34%) Juniper Engineer
9 13 (7.34%) LAN Engineer
9 13 (7.34%) LAN/WAN Engineer
9 13 (7.34%) WAN Engineer
10 12 (6.78%) Network Security Engineer
10 12 (6.78%) Security Engineer
11 11 (6.21%) Firewall Engineer
12 10 (5.65%) Cisco Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.69%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.13%) CSS
2 2 (1.13%) Web Services
3 1 (0.56%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 37 (20.90%) Data Centre
2 20 (11.30%) Virtual Team
3 15 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.65%) Clustering
5 9 (5.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (2.26%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.26%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.69%) Fintech
7 3 (1.69%) IPTV
7 3 (1.69%) PKI
8 2 (1.13%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.13%) iPad
9 1 (0.56%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.56%) iPhone
9 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (20.34%) Linux
2 15 (8.47%) Windows
3 4 (2.26%) CatOS
4 2 (1.13%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.13%) Unix
4 2 (1.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.56%) CentOS
5 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (22.03%) Change Management
2 31 (17.51%) Network Management
3 29 (16.38%) ITIL
4 28 (15.82%) High Availability
5 22 (12.43%) Service Delivery
6 20 (11.30%) Risk Assessment
7 17 (9.60%) Project Management
8 16 (9.04%) Capacity Planning
8 16 (9.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (9.04%) Load Balancing
9 14 (7.91%) Presales
10 12 (6.78%) Incident Management
10 12 (6.78%) PRINCE2
10 12 (6.78%) Threat Detection
10 12 (6.78%) Vulnerability Management
11 11 (6.21%) Network Design
12 10 (5.65%) Capacity Management
12 10 (5.65%) Use Case
13 9 (5.08%) DDoS Mitigation
13 9 (5.08%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.34%) Python
2 12 (6.78%) Bash Shell
2 12 (6.78%) Perl
3 10 (5.65%) PowerShell
3 10 (5.65%) SQL
4 2 (1.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 130 (73.45%) Cisco Certification
2 125 (70.62%) CCNP
3 58 (32.77%) CCNA
4 22 (12.43%) CCIE
5 10 (5.65%) MCSA
5 10 (5.65%) MCSE
5 10 (5.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (5.65%) RHCE
5 10 (5.65%) RHCSA
5 10 (5.65%) SCSA
6 7 (3.95%) CISSP
6 7 (3.95%) Degree
7 5 (2.82%) JNCIA
7 5 (2.82%) JNCIS
8 4 (2.26%) JNCIP
9 3 (1.69%) CISA
9 3 (1.69%) CISM
10 2 (1.13%) CCENT
11 1 (0.56%) ACMT
11 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (19.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (9.04%) SLA
3 14 (7.91%) PCI DSS
4 10 (5.65%) HIPAA
System Software
1 13 (7.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.65%) Hyper-V
2 10 (5.65%) Xen
3 3 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.13%) NFS
5 1 (0.56%) iptables
5 1 (0.56%) KVM
5 1 (0.56%) Openswan
5 1 (0.56%) Squid
5 1 (0.56%) Varnish
5 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (9.04%) HP NNM
2 2 (1.13%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (1.13%) WMI
3 1 (0.56%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.56%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.56%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.56%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 164 (92.66%) Cisco
2 107 (60.45%) Juniper
3 63 (35.59%) F5
4 26 (14.69%) Avaya
5 21 (11.86%) CheckPoint
6 18 (10.17%) Blue Coat
6 18 (10.17%) VMware
7 16 (9.04%) Brocade
7 16 (9.04%) HP
8 5 (2.82%) Citrix
8 5 (2.82%) Qualys
9 4 (2.26%) Aerohive Networks
9 4 (2.26%) Google
9 4 (2.26%) Palo Alto
10 3 (1.69%) Dell
11 2 (1.13%) IronPort
11 2 (1.13%) Progress
11 2 (1.13%) SAP
11 2 (1.13%) Trustwave
12 1 (0.56%) Rackspace
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