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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 839 870 909
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +39
Permanent jobs citing RIP 101 117 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.10% 0.083%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.57% 0.57% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 95 74 89
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,400 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +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
17813 20439 20739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.30% 18.25% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14787 16204 16433
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 +5 95 £49,500 +4.21% 10
South East +16 28 £49,500 +10.00% 5
East of England +26 22 £48,750 +2.63% 2
Berkshire +15 19 £50,000 +8.10% 1
London -5 17 £56,250 +7.14% 1
West Midlands -2 14 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Hertfordshire +28 11 £42,500 -29.16% 2
Bedfordshire +5 11 £52,500 +10.52%
Worcestershire - 11 £50,000 - 1
Redditch - 11 £50,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +22 10 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Reading +15 8 £50,000 +11.11%
Bracknell -3 7 £49,000 -10.90% 1
Dunstable -7 7 £52,500 +10.52%
Harrogate +17 6 £55,000 +25.71%
Yorkshire +17 6 £55,000 +22.22% 1
North Yorkshire -1 6 £55,000 +22.22%
Hampshire +17 5 £37,500 - 2
Basingstoke - 4 £37,500 - 1
City of London +33 3 £85,000 +61.90% 1
North West +18 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Solihull - 3 £43,750 -
Newbury - 3 £55,000 -
Manchester - 3 £45,000 -
South West - 3 £40,000 -
East Midlands +16 2 £32,500 -53.57%
Nottinghamshire +10 2 £32,500 -53.57%
Nottingham +8 2 £32,500 -53.57%
Surrey -8 2 £34,500 -19.76% 2
Wiltshire - 2 £43,750 -

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 137 (87.26%) Cisco
2 136 (86.62%) OSPF
3 126 (80.25%) BGP
4 109 (69.43%) MPLS
5 107 (68.15%) Cisco Certification
6 106 (67.52%) TCP/IP
7 104 (66.24%) EIGRP
8 102 (64.97%) Juniper
9 101 (64.33%) CCNP
10 94 (59.87%) Firewall
11 90 (57.32%) VPN
12 81 (51.59%) WAN
13 75 (47.77%) LAN
14 69 (43.95%) Wireless
15 67 (42.68%) SSL
16 62 (39.49%) VoIP
17 60 (38.22%) Cisco ASA
17 60 (38.22%) Multicast
18 58 (36.94%) F5
19 52 (33.12%) IPsec
20 44 (28.03%) CCNA
20 44 (28.03%) Network Management
21 41 (26.11%) VPLS
22 38 (24.20%) Data Centre
23 37 (23.57%) High Availability
24 36 (22.93%) Cisco PIX
24 36 (22.93%) VRRP
25 33 (21.02%) Spanning Tree
26 30 (19.11%) VLAN
27 29 (18.47%) HSRP

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 5 (3.18%) OpenStack
Applications
1 26 (16.56%) MS Office
1 26 (16.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.55%) SaaS
2 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.27%) IaaS
2 2 (1.27%) PaaS
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 136 (86.62%) OSPF
2 126 (80.25%) BGP
3 109 (69.43%) MPLS
4 106 (67.52%) TCP/IP
5 104 (66.24%) EIGRP
6 94 (59.87%) Firewall
7 90 (57.32%) VPN
8 81 (51.59%) WAN
9 75 (47.77%) LAN
10 69 (43.95%) Wireless
11 67 (42.68%) SSL
12 62 (39.49%) VoIP
13 60 (38.22%) Cisco ASA
13 60 (38.22%) Multicast
14 52 (33.12%) IPsec
15 41 (26.11%) VPLS
16 36 (22.93%) Cisco PIX
16 36 (22.93%) VRRP
17 33 (21.02%) Spanning Tree
18 30 (19.11%) VLAN
General
1 27 (17.20%) Finance
2 16 (10.19%) Telecoms
3 14 (8.92%) Banking
3 14 (8.92%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.18%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.27%) Electronics
5 2 (1.27%) Marketing
5 2 (1.27%) Retail
6 1 (0.64%) Back Office
6 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 69 (43.95%) Network Engineer
2 33 (21.02%) Cisco Consultant
2 33 (21.02%) Consultant
3 32 (20.38%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 31 (19.75%) Network Consultant
5 27 (17.20%) Network Specialist
6 23 (14.65%) Network Support
7 22 (14.01%) Support Engineer
8 19 (12.10%) Switch Engineer
9 15 (9.55%) Cisco Engineer
9 15 (9.55%) Network Support Engineer
10 14 (8.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 10 (6.37%) Juniper Consultant
12 9 (5.73%) Senior Network Engineer
13 8 (5.10%) 3rd Line Support
13 8 (5.10%) LAN Engineer
13 8 (5.10%) LAN/WAN Engineer
13 8 (5.10%) Support Specialist
13 8 (5.10%) WAN Engineer
14 7 (4.46%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.18%) Web Services
2 4 (2.55%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (1.27%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 38 (24.20%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.46%) Clustering
4 5 (3.18%) Hedge funds
4 5 (3.18%) IPTV
5 4 (2.55%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.27%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.64%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.64%) PKI
8 1 (0.64%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.56%) Linux
2 12 (7.64%) Windows
3 5 (3.18%) Unix
4 2 (1.27%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (28.03%) Network Management
2 37 (23.57%) High Availability
3 28 (17.83%) Change Management
4 24 (15.29%) ITIL
5 23 (14.65%) Presales
5 23 (14.65%) Service Delivery
6 21 (13.38%) Project Management
7 19 (12.10%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (9.55%) Load Balancing
9 14 (8.92%) Network Design
10 13 (8.28%) PRINCE2
11 12 (7.64%) Network Monitoring
11 12 (7.64%) PRINCE
12 9 (5.73%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (5.10%) Capacity Management
13 8 (5.10%) Change Control
13 8 (5.10%) Data Protection
13 8 (5.10%) Incident Management
13 8 (5.10%) Line Management
13 8 (5.10%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.46%) Python
2 6 (3.82%) Bash Shell
2 6 (3.82%) Perl
3 5 (3.18%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.18%) SQL
4 1 (0.64%) C
4 1 (0.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 107 (68.15%) Cisco Certification
2 101 (64.33%) CCNP
3 44 (28.03%) CCNA
4 19 (12.10%) CCIE
5 7 (4.46%) JNCIP
6 5 (3.18%) MCSA
6 5 (3.18%) MCSE
6 5 (3.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.18%) RHCE
6 5 (3.18%) RHCSA
6 5 (3.18%) SCSA
7 3 (1.91%) CISSP
8 2 (1.27%) CCDA
8 2 (1.27%) CCENT
8 2 (1.27%) Degree
8 2 (1.27%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.27%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.27%) MCT
9 1 (0.64%) CCDP
9 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.65%) SLA
2 15 (9.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (4.46%) PCI DSS
4 5 (3.18%) HIPAA
System Software
1 9 (5.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.18%) Hyper-V
2 5 (3.18%) Xen
3 3 (1.91%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.64%) NFS
4 1 (0.64%) Openswan
4 1 (0.64%) Squid
4 1 (0.64%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 24 (15.29%) HP NNM
2 3 (1.91%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.27%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (1.27%) WMI
4 1 (0.64%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.64%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.64%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.64%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.64%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 137 (87.26%) Cisco
2 102 (64.97%) Juniper
3 58 (36.94%) F5
4 24 (15.29%) HP
5 18 (11.46%) Brocade
6 15 (9.55%) Blue Coat
7 12 (7.64%) Avaya
7 12 (7.64%) VMware
8 11 (7.01%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.55%) Citrix
9 4 (2.55%) Google
9 4 (2.55%) Microsoft
10 3 (1.91%) IronPort
10 3 (1.91%) SolarWinds
10 3 (1.91%) Trustwave
11 2 (1.27%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.27%) Progress
11 2 (1.27%) SAP
12 1 (0.64%) Huawei
12 1 (0.64%) Intel Security
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