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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 834 836 908
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +72
Permanent jobs citing RIP 92 122 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.11% 0.083%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 0.64% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 85 73 91
Median salary £48,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £38,150 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £71,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
16918 19092 20202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.15% 17.86% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14021 15301 16164
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 25 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 25 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 +8 83 £48,750 +2.63% 13
South East +2 27 £48,000 +1.05% 5
East of England +42 26 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Hemel Hempstead +30 16 £42,500 -22.72% 4
Hertfordshire +29 16 £42,500 -22.72% 4
Berkshire +1 15 £50,000 +3.09% 2
Bedfordshire +10 10 £52,500 +10.52%
West Midlands - 10 £50,000 -
London -21 8 £57,500 +9.52%
Worcestershire - 8 £50,000 -
Redditch - 8 £50,000 -
Hampshire +20 7 £37,500 - 2
Harrogate +25 6 £55,000 +25.71%
Yorkshire +5 6 £55,000 +22.22% 4
North Yorkshire +3 6 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Dunstable -7 6 £50,750 +6.84%
Bracknell -13 6 £48,500 -7.17% 1
Basingstoke - 6 £37,500 - 2
Reading +9 5 £50,000 +11.11%
City of London +34 3 £85,000 +70.00%
Surrey +5 3 £33,500 -22.09% 1
Newbury - 3 £55,000 -
Camberley - 3 £33,500 - 1
North West +17 2 £43,750 -23.91%
Nottingham +13 2 £32,500 -53.57%
East Midlands +10 2 £32,500 -53.57%
Cardiff 0 2 £30,500 -37.43%
Nottinghamshire 0 2 £32,500 -53.57%
Scotland -4 2 £42,500 +70.00%
South Wales -11 2 £30,500 +1.66%

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 138 (89.03%) Cisco
2 137 (88.39%) OSPF
3 124 (80.00%) BGP
4 113 (72.90%) Cisco Certification
5 111 (71.61%) EIGRP
6 109 (70.32%) CCNP
7 105 (67.74%) TCP/IP
8 98 (63.23%) MPLS
9 96 (61.94%) Firewall
10 94 (60.65%) Juniper
11 92 (59.35%) VPN
12 87 (56.13%) WAN
13 82 (52.90%) LAN
14 67 (43.23%) SSL
15 66 (42.58%) Wireless
16 59 (38.06%) VoIP
17 58 (37.42%) Cisco ASA
18 57 (36.77%) Multicast
19 55 (35.48%) F5
20 52 (33.55%) IPsec
21 51 (32.90%) CCNA
22 42 (27.10%) VPLS
23 41 (26.45%) Data Centre
24 38 (24.52%) Network Management
25 35 (22.58%) Cisco PIX
26 34 (21.94%) Spanning Tree
27 33 (21.29%) High Availability
28 31 (20.00%) Change Management
29 30 (19.35%) VRRP
29 30 (19.35%) 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 7 (4.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (14.19%) MS Office
1 22 (14.19%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.58%) SaaS
2 2 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.29%) IaaS
2 2 (1.29%) PaaS
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 137 (88.39%) OSPF
2 124 (80.00%) BGP
3 111 (71.61%) EIGRP
4 105 (67.74%) TCP/IP
5 98 (63.23%) MPLS
6 96 (61.94%) Firewall
7 92 (59.35%) VPN
8 87 (56.13%) WAN
9 82 (52.90%) LAN
10 67 (43.23%) SSL
11 66 (42.58%) Wireless
12 59 (38.06%) VoIP
13 58 (37.42%) Cisco ASA
14 57 (36.77%) Multicast
15 52 (33.55%) IPsec
16 42 (27.10%) VPLS
17 35 (22.58%) Cisco PIX
18 34 (21.94%) Spanning Tree
19 30 (19.35%) HSRP
19 30 (19.35%) VRRP
General
1 28 (18.06%) Finance
2 17 (10.97%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.74%) Banking
3 12 (7.74%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.94%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.29%) Electronics
5 2 (1.29%) Marketing
5 2 (1.29%) Retail
6 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 73 (47.10%) Network Engineer
2 34 (21.94%) Cisco Consultant
2 34 (21.94%) Consultant
3 33 (21.29%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 32 (20.65%) Network Consultant
5 29 (18.71%) Network Specialist
6 19 (12.26%) Network Support
6 19 (12.26%) Switch Engineer
7 17 (10.97%) Support Engineer
8 16 (10.32%) Cisco Engineer
8 16 (10.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 13 (8.39%) Network Support Engineer
10 10 (6.45%) Juniper Consultant
11 9 (5.81%) LAN Engineer
11 9 (5.81%) LAN/WAN Engineer
11 9 (5.81%) WAN Engineer
12 8 (5.16%) Juniper Engineer
13 7 (4.52%) Cisco Specialist
13 7 (4.52%) Security Engineer
13 7 (4.52%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.23%) Web Services
2 4 (2.58%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (1.29%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (26.45%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.52%) Clustering
4 5 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (3.23%) IPTV
5 4 (2.58%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.94%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.29%) Fintech
7 2 (1.29%) PKI
7 2 (1.29%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.65%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.48%) Linux
2 12 (7.74%) Windows
3 4 (2.58%) Unix
4 2 (1.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (24.52%) Network Management
2 33 (21.29%) High Availability
3 31 (20.00%) Change Management
4 23 (14.84%) Service Delivery
5 22 (14.19%) Presales
6 21 (13.55%) ITIL
7 19 (12.26%) Project Management
8 17 (10.97%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (9.68%) Load Balancing
10 12 (7.74%) Network Monitoring
10 12 (7.74%) Risk Assessment
11 11 (7.10%) PRINCE2
12 10 (6.45%) Network Design
12 10 (6.45%) PRINCE
13 9 (5.81%) Capacity Planning
14 8 (5.16%) Capacity Management
14 8 (5.16%) Incident Management
14 8 (5.16%) Line Management
15 7 (4.52%) Patch Management
15 7 (4.52%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.16%) Bash Shell
1 8 (5.16%) Python
2 7 (4.52%) Perl
2 7 (4.52%) PowerShell
2 7 (4.52%) SQL
3 1 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 113 (72.90%) Cisco Certification
2 109 (70.32%) CCNP
3 51 (32.90%) CCNA
4 20 (12.90%) CCIE
5 7 (4.52%) JNCIP
5 7 (4.52%) MCSA
5 7 (4.52%) MCSE
5 7 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (4.52%) RHCE
5 7 (4.52%) RHCSA
5 7 (4.52%) SCSA
6 5 (3.23%) CISSP
7 3 (1.94%) Degree
7 3 (1.94%) JNCIA
7 3 (1.94%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.29%) CCENT
8 2 (1.29%) CISA
8 2 (1.29%) CISM
8 2 (1.29%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (11.61%) SLA
3 11 (7.10%) PCI DSS
4 7 (4.52%) HIPAA
System Software
1 11 (7.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.52%) Hyper-V
2 7 (4.52%) Xen
3 3 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.65%) NFS
4 1 (0.65%) Openswan
4 1 (0.65%) Squid
4 1 (0.65%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 20 (12.90%) HP NNM
2 2 (1.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.29%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (1.29%) WMI
3 1 (0.65%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.65%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.65%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.65%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.65%) SmokePing
3 1 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 138 (89.03%) Cisco
2 94 (60.65%) Juniper
3 55 (35.48%) F5
4 20 (12.90%) HP
5 16 (10.32%) Avaya
5 16 (10.32%) VMware
6 15 (9.68%) Brocade
7 13 (8.39%) Blue Coat
8 11 (7.10%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.58%) Citrix
9 4 (2.58%) Google
10 3 (1.94%) IronPort
10 3 (1.94%) Microsoft
10 3 (1.94%) Qualys
10 3 (1.94%) Trustwave
11 2 (1.29%) Dell
11 2 (1.29%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.29%) Progress
11 2 (1.29%) SAP
12 1 (0.65%) Siemens
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