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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
UK
Rank 754 877 843
Rank change year-on-year
+123 -34
Permanent jobs citing RIP 95 62 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.062% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% 0.37% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 87 60 77
Median salary £38,163 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.65% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,675 £37,966
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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
14124 16758 18949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.74% 16.76% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11537 13913 15380
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 20 January 2017 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +115 90 £38,581 -18.77% 3
London +114 52 £38,163 -43.46%
South East +65 12 £52,500 +16.66% 1
West Midlands +7 11 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Berkshire +50 9 £65,000 +39.03%
South West +17 7 £24,000 -45.14%
Reading +41 6 £65,000 +136.36%
East of England +10 5 £47,500 -9.52%
Worcestershire -13 5 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Bromsgrove - 5 £37,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +6 4 £48,750 -5.33%
Bristol - 4 £47,500 -
Bracknell +13 3 £50,000 +5.82%
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £20,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £52,500 -
Staffordshire - 3 £20,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £37,500 -
Yorkshire +18 2 £47,750 -14.73%
Dunstable 0 2 £47,500 -3.06%
Bridgend - 2 - -
Chichester - 2 £38,750 -
South Wales - 2 - -
Devon - 2 £20,500 -
Wales - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +27 1 £43,000 -25.21%
Hemel Hempstead +11 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Harrogate +9 1 £52,500 +5.00%
East Midlands +8 1 £35,000 -22.22%
North Yorkshire -1 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Hertfordshire -1 1 £45,000 -25.00%

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 166 (83.00%) OSPF
2 164 (82.00%) BGP
3 153 (76.50%) Cisco
4 138 (69.00%) VPN
5 132 (66.00%) Cisco Certification
6 122 (61.00%) WAN
7 112 (56.00%) Firewall
8 111 (55.50%) LAN
9 109 (54.50%) Juniper
10 99 (49.50%) CCNP
11 91 (45.50%) TCP/IP
12 89 (44.50%) Data Centre
13 88 (44.00%) EIGRP
14 81 (40.50%) Wireless
15 78 (39.00%) MPLS
16 77 (38.50%) VRRP
16 77 (38.50%) Disaster Recovery
16 77 (38.50%) DNS
17 72 (36.00%) HSRP
18 69 (34.50%) Network Security
19 60 (30.00%) Network Design
20 59 (29.50%) Business Continuity
20 59 (29.50%) Palo Alto
21 55 (27.50%) Network Architecture
22 53 (26.50%) Degree
23 49 (24.50%) Structured Cabling
24 46 (23.00%) Converged Networks
25 43 (21.50%) CCNA
26 40 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
27 36 (18.00%) Reverse Proxy

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 7 (3.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (5.00%) MS Office
1 10 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.50%) Office 365
2 2 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 166 (83.00%) OSPF
2 164 (82.00%) BGP
3 138 (69.00%) VPN
4 122 (61.00%) WAN
5 112 (56.00%) Firewall
6 111 (55.50%) LAN
7 91 (45.50%) TCP/IP
8 88 (44.00%) EIGRP
9 81 (40.50%) Wireless
10 78 (39.00%) MPLS
11 77 (38.50%) DNS
11 77 (38.50%) VRRP
12 72 (36.00%) HSRP
13 69 (34.50%) Network Security
14 49 (24.50%) Structured Cabling
15 46 (23.00%) Converged Networks
16 40 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
17 36 (18.00%) Reverse Proxy
18 29 (14.50%) VLAN
19 25 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Subversion
General
1 35 (17.50%) Telecoms
2 30 (15.00%) Finance
3 15 (7.50%) Financial Institution
4 13 (6.50%) Banking
5 8 (4.00%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.00%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 123 (61.50%) Network Engineer
2 49 (24.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 29 (14.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 29 (14.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 29 (14.50%) Network Specialist
4 19 (9.50%) Juniper Engineer
5 18 (9.00%) Administrator
6 16 (8.00%) Network Support
7 14 (7.00%) Support Engineer
8 11 (5.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 11 (5.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 11 (5.50%) Switch Engineer
9 10 (5.00%) Communications Engineer
9 10 (5.00%) Senior Communications Engineer
10 9 (4.50%) Linux Administrator
10 9 (4.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 9 (4.50%) Network Administrator
10 9 (4.50%) Network Support Engineer
10 9 (4.50%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (4.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.50%) .NET
1 7 (3.50%) ASP.NET
1 7 (3.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (3.50%) CSS
1 7 (3.50%) CSS3
1 7 (3.50%) HTML
1 7 (3.50%) HTML5
1 7 (3.50%) jQuery
2 5 (2.50%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.00%) CGI
3 2 (1.00%) COM
3 2 (1.00%) RFC 2544
4 1 (0.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 89 (44.50%) Data Centre
2 26 (13.00%) BYOD
3 6 (3.00%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.50%) PKI
5 4 (2.00%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.50%) Life Science
7 2 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.00%) Fintech
7 2 (1.00%) iPad
7 2 (1.00%) iPhone
7 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.00%) Social Network
7 2 (1.00%) Statistics
8 1 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.50%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.50%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 35 (17.50%) Linux
2 18 (9.00%) Windows
3 15 (7.50%) Mac OS X
4 9 (4.50%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.00%) Unix
6 3 (1.50%) Solaris
6 3 (1.50%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.50%) CentOS
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (38.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 60 (30.00%) Network Design
3 59 (29.50%) Business Continuity
4 55 (27.50%) Network Architecture
5 30 (15.00%) ITSM
5 30 (15.00%) Service Management
6 26 (13.00%) Information Security
7 25 (12.50%) Change Management
7 25 (12.50%) Network Management
8 21 (10.50%) High Availability
9 20 (10.00%) ITIL
10 12 (6.00%) Low Latency
11 11 (5.50%) Load Balancing
11 11 (5.50%) Network Monitoring
12 8 (4.00%) Incident Management
12 8 (4.00%) PRINCE2
13 7 (3.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
13 7 (3.50%) MVC
13 7 (3.50%) OO
13 7 (3.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.00%) Perl
1 14 (7.00%) Python
2 9 (4.50%) Bash Shell
2 9 (4.50%) Lisp
2 9 (4.50%) Ruby
3 7 (3.50%) C#
3 7 (3.50%) JavaScript
3 7 (3.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.50%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 132 (66.00%) Cisco Certification
2 99 (49.50%) CCNP
3 53 (26.50%) Degree
4 43 (21.50%) CCNA
5 19 (9.50%) CCIE
6 6 (3.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.50%) CCENT
7 3 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.50%) MCSE
7 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.00%) ACDT
8 2 (1.00%) ACMT
8 2 (1.00%) APMP
8 2 (1.00%) CCDP
8 2 (1.00%) JNCIP
8 2 (1.00%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.50%) CCDA
9 1 (0.50%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (7.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.50%) NFS
2 11 (5.50%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (4.50%) iptables
4 5 (2.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.50%) vSphere
5 3 (1.50%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.00%) XenApp
7 1 (0.50%) KVM
7 1 (0.50%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
1 10 (5.00%) HP NNM
2 6 (3.00%) Endace
3 3 (1.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.50%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.50%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (1.00%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.00%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.50%) Cacti
5 1 (0.50%) Nagios
5 1 (0.50%) Puppet
5 1 (0.50%) WMI
Vendors
1 153 (76.50%) Cisco
2 109 (54.50%) Juniper
3 59 (29.50%) Palo Alto
4 36 (18.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 36 (18.00%) Extreme Networks
5 34 (17.00%) F5
6 26 (13.00%) Microsoft
7 19 (9.50%) CheckPoint
8 18 (9.00%) Avaya
8 18 (9.00%) HP
9 15 (7.50%) Aruba
10 9 (4.50%) Citrix
10 9 (4.50%) Red Hat
11 8 (4.00%) Brocade
11 8 (4.00%) VMware
12 7 (3.50%) Blue Coat
13 5 (2.50%) Intel Security
13 5 (2.50%) Riverbed
13 5 (2.50%) SolarWinds
14 4 (2.00%) Dell
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