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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 831 849 892
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +43
Permanent jobs citing RIP 85 121 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.11% 0.087%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 0.63% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 77 69 97
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,250 £77,750
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
16651 19150 20929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.07% 17.28% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 13836 15616 16734
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 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 1 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 +42 80 £47,500 +5.55% 12
East of England +56 29 £45,000 -18.18% 2
South East +5 28 £37,500 -16.66% 5
Hertfordshire +36 17 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Hemel Hempstead +32 17 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Bedfordshire +25 12 £52,500 -
Hampshire +9 11 £37,500 -16.66% 1
London +42 10 £50,000 -21.56% 3
Basingstoke -2 10 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Berkshire -21 10 £48,500 +7.77% 3
Bracknell -7 6 £48,500 -1.02% 1
West Midlands - 6 £50,000 -
Surrey +32 5 £33,500 -22.98% 1
Camberley - 5 £33,500 -
Harrogate +29 4 £55,000 +22.22%
North Yorkshire +16 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Yorkshire +10 4 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Dunstable +4 4 £48,500 -
Worcestershire - 4 £50,000 -
Redditch - 4 £50,000 -
Nottingham +14 2 £32,500 -53.57%
East Midlands +9 2 £32,500 -53.57%
Nottinghamshire +9 2 £32,500 -53.57%
Cardiff -3 2 £30,500 -39.00%
Wales -5 2 £30,500 +1.66%
South Wales -6 2 £30,500 +1.66%
High Wycombe - 2 £55,000 -
Solihull - 2 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £55,000 -
City of London +62 1 £85,000 +112.50%

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 151 (92.64%) Cisco
2 146 (89.57%) OSPF
3 127 (77.91%) BGP
4 122 (74.85%) Cisco Certification
5 119 (73.01%) CCNP
6 117 (71.78%) EIGRP
7 107 (65.64%) TCP/IP
8 102 (62.58%) MPLS
8 102 (62.58%) Firewall
9 100 (61.35%) Juniper
10 98 (60.12%) VPN
11 91 (55.83%) WAN
12 85 (52.15%) LAN
13 67 (41.10%) SSL
14 60 (36.81%) Cisco ASA
15 59 (36.20%) F5
16 58 (35.58%) Wireless
17 55 (33.74%) CCNA
17 55 (33.74%) Multicast
18 54 (33.13%) IPsec
19 52 (31.90%) VoIP
20 42 (25.77%) VPLS
21 41 (25.15%) Data Centre
22 36 (22.09%) Cisco PIX
23 34 (20.86%) HSRP
23 34 (20.86%) Change Management
24 33 (20.25%) Network Security
25 32 (19.63%) VLAN
25 32 (19.63%) Linux
26 31 (19.02%) VRRP

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 (6.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (11.66%) MS Office
1 19 (11.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) SaaS
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 146 (89.57%) OSPF
2 127 (77.91%) BGP
3 117 (71.78%) EIGRP
4 107 (65.64%) TCP/IP
5 102 (62.58%) Firewall
5 102 (62.58%) MPLS
6 98 (60.12%) VPN
7 91 (55.83%) WAN
8 85 (52.15%) LAN
9 67 (41.10%) SSL
10 60 (36.81%) Cisco ASA
11 58 (35.58%) Wireless
12 55 (33.74%) Multicast
13 54 (33.13%) IPsec
14 52 (31.90%) VoIP
15 42 (25.77%) VPLS
16 36 (22.09%) Cisco PIX
17 34 (20.86%) HSRP
18 33 (20.25%) Network Security
19 32 (19.63%) VLAN
General
1 27 (16.56%) Finance
2 18 (11.04%) Telecoms
3 14 (8.59%) Manufacturing
4 11 (6.75%) Banking
5 2 (1.23%) Electronics
5 2 (1.23%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.23%) Marketing
5 2 (1.23%) Retail
6 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 85 (52.15%) Network Engineer
2 33 (20.25%) Network Specialist
3 31 (19.02%) Cisco Consultant
3 31 (19.02%) Consultant
4 30 (18.40%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 29 (17.79%) Network Consultant
6 23 (14.11%) Network Support
7 20 (12.27%) Cisco Engineer
7 20 (12.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 20 (12.27%) Switch Engineer
8 17 (10.43%) Support Engineer
9 15 (9.20%) Network Support Engineer
10 11 (6.75%) Juniper Engineer
11 10 (6.13%) Juniper Consultant
12 9 (5.52%) LAN Engineer
12 9 (5.52%) LAN/WAN Engineer
12 9 (5.52%) Network Security Engineer
12 9 (5.52%) Security Engineer
12 9 (5.52%) Senior Network Engineer
12 9 (5.52%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.84%) Web Services
2 2 (1.23%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.23%) CSS
2 2 (1.23%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 41 (25.15%) Data Centre
2 17 (10.43%) Virtual Team
3 15 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.13%) Clustering
5 8 (4.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (2.45%) IPTV
6 4 (2.45%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.84%) PKI
8 2 (1.23%) Fintech
8 2 (1.23%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.61%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (19.63%) Linux
2 13 (7.98%) Windows
3 3 (1.84%) Unix
4 2 (1.23%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.86%) Change Management
2 31 (19.02%) High Availability
2 31 (19.02%) Network Management
3 25 (15.34%) ITIL
4 21 (12.88%) Service Delivery
5 19 (11.66%) Project Management
6 17 (10.43%) Load Balancing
6 17 (10.43%) Presales
6 17 (10.43%) Risk Assessment
7 14 (8.59%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (8.59%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (6.75%) PRINCE2
8 11 (6.75%) Threat Detection
8 11 (6.75%) Vulnerability Management
9 10 (6.13%) Capacity Management
9 10 (6.13%) Use Case
10 9 (5.52%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (5.52%) PRINCE
11 8 (4.91%) DDoS Mitigation
11 8 (4.91%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.36%) Python
2 11 (6.75%) Bash Shell
2 11 (6.75%) Perl
3 10 (6.13%) PowerShell
3 10 (6.13%) SQL
4 1 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 122 (74.85%) Cisco Certification
2 119 (73.01%) CCNP
3 55 (33.74%) CCNA
4 21 (12.88%) CCIE
5 10 (6.13%) MCSA
5 10 (6.13%) MCSE
5 10 (6.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (6.13%) RHCE
5 10 (6.13%) RHCSA
5 10 (6.13%) SCSA
6 7 (4.29%) CISSP
7 6 (3.68%) JNCIP
8 5 (3.07%) JNCIA
8 5 (3.07%) JNCIS
9 4 (2.45%) Degree
10 3 (1.84%) CISA
10 3 (1.84%) CISM
11 2 (1.23%) CCENT
11 2 (1.23%) MCT
12 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (18.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (9.82%) SLA
3 14 (8.59%) PCI DSS
4 10 (6.13%) HIPAA
System Software
1 12 (7.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.13%) Hyper-V
2 10 (6.13%) Xen
3 3 (1.84%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.61%) NFS
4 1 (0.61%) Openswan
4 1 (0.61%) Squid
4 1 (0.61%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 17 (10.43%) HP NNM
2 2 (1.23%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (1.23%) WMI
3 1 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.61%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.61%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.61%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.61%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.61%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 151 (92.64%) Cisco
2 100 (61.35%) Juniper
3 59 (36.20%) F5
4 21 (12.88%) Avaya
5 17 (10.43%) Blue Coat
5 17 (10.43%) HP
5 17 (10.43%) VMware
6 16 (9.82%) Brocade
7 15 (9.20%) CheckPoint
8 5 (3.07%) Qualys
9 4 (2.45%) Citrix
9 4 (2.45%) Google
9 4 (2.45%) Palo Alto
10 3 (1.84%) IronPort
10 3 (1.84%) Trustwave
11 2 (1.23%) Dell
11 2 (1.23%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.23%) Progress
11 2 (1.23%) SAP
12 1 (0.61%) Siemens
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 18 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + London Allowance + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus and gd benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £54000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £80000 per annum + Pension + Gym + Certs
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
IQ Telecom
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
Posted: 15 days ago