The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 877 833 874
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +41
Permanent jobs citing RIP 58 104 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.098% 0.060%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 0.54% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 55 79 54
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £35,800 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +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
17278 19320 18195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 18.15% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14368 15676 14260
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RIP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIP within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -19 56 £45,000 -7.21% 16
East of England -5 13 £52,500 -4.54% 2
London -7 11 £42,500 -13.70% 3
West Midlands -10 11 £42,500 -29.16% 1
South East -4 10 £40,000 -3.03% 4
Worcestershire - 10 £42,500 - 1
Redditch - 10 £42,500 - 1
Bedfordshire -7 9 £52,500 - 2
Yorkshire +12 6 £57,000 +16.92% 2
Berkshire -11 6 £37,500 -34.78% 3
South Yorkshire +14 4 £57,000 +34.11%
Sheffield +13 4 £57,000 +34.11%
Hertfordshire +5 4 £57,500 -4.16%
Dunstable -5 4 £49,000 +0.51% 1
South West - 4 £43,750 - 1
Bracknell +8 3 £47,500 -26.92% 1
Reading +5 3 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Wiltshire - 3 £47,500 -
Hampshire +22 2 £35,000 -27.08%
Surrey - 2 £45,000 -
Swindon - 2 £47,500 -
Basingstoke - 2 £35,000 -
Farnham - 2 £45,000 -
North Yorkshire +16 1 £55,000 - 1
Harrogate +13 1 £55,000 - 1
Solihull +8 1 £40,000 -11.11%
East Midlands +4 1 £45,000 -30.76%
Bristol - 1 £36,500 - 1
Glasgow - 1 £48,000 - 2
Scotland - 1 £48,000 - 2

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing RIP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RIP.

1 124 (87.32%) Cisco
2 120 (84.51%) OSPF
2 120 (84.51%) BGP
3 93 (65.49%) Juniper
4 91 (64.08%) Cisco Certification
4 91 (64.08%) MPLS
5 84 (59.15%) EIGRP
5 84 (59.15%) Firewall
6 72 (50.70%) TCP/IP
7 66 (46.48%) CCNP
8 63 (44.37%) WAN
9 62 (43.66%) VPN
10 57 (40.14%) LAN
11 56 (39.44%) F5
12 55 (38.73%) Network Management
13 54 (38.03%) Cisco ASA
13 54 (38.03%) Wireless
14 51 (35.92%) VoIP
15 48 (33.80%) CCNA
16 43 (30.28%) SSL
17 41 (28.87%) High Availability
18 40 (28.17%) VRRP
19 38 (26.76%) Multicast
20 33 (23.24%) HSRP
21 32 (22.54%) Finance
22 28 (19.72%) IPsec
23 25 (17.61%) HP
23 25 (17.61%) CheckPoint
23 25 (17.61%) HP NNM
24 24 (16.90%) SLA

RIP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing RIP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 20 (14.08%) MS Office
1 20 (14.08%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.11%) SaaS
2 2 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.41%) IaaS
2 2 (1.41%) Office 365
2 2 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 120 (84.51%) BGP
1 120 (84.51%) OSPF
2 91 (64.08%) MPLS
3 84 (59.15%) EIGRP
3 84 (59.15%) Firewall
4 72 (50.70%) TCP/IP
5 63 (44.37%) WAN
6 62 (43.66%) VPN
7 57 (40.14%) LAN
8 54 (38.03%) Cisco ASA
8 54 (38.03%) Wireless
9 51 (35.92%) VoIP
10 43 (30.28%) SSL
11 40 (28.17%) VRRP
12 38 (26.76%) Multicast
13 33 (23.24%) HSRP
14 28 (19.72%) IPsec
15 23 (16.20%) DNS
16 20 (14.08%) VLAN
16 20 (14.08%) VPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 32 (22.54%) Finance
2 16 (11.27%) Telecoms
3 10 (7.04%) Banking
4 9 (6.34%) Financial Institution
5 8 (5.63%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.41%) Retail
7 1 (0.70%) Back Office
7 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 66 (46.48%) Network Engineer
2 19 (13.38%) Network Support
3 16 (11.27%) Consultant
3 16 (11.27%) Network Consultant
3 16 (11.27%) Support Engineer
4 15 (10.56%) Cisco Engineer
4 15 (10.56%) Network Specialist
5 14 (9.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 13 (9.15%) Cisco Consultant
6 13 (9.15%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 12 (8.45%) Team Leader
8 11 (7.75%) Analyst
8 11 (7.75%) Network Analyst
8 11 (7.75%) Network Team Leader
9 10 (7.04%) Architect
9 10 (7.04%) Juniper Engineer
9 10 (7.04%) Lead Network Engineer
9 10 (7.04%) Network Architect
9 10 (7.04%) Senior Network Engineer
10 9 (6.34%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.11%) Unreal Engine
1 3 (2.11%) Web Services
2 2 (1.41%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.90%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.34%) Hedge funds
3 8 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.82%) IPTV
5 3 (2.11%) Clustering
5 3 (2.11%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.11%) SecurID
6 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.41%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.70%) Derivative
7 1 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.70%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.70%) Eurex
7 1 (0.70%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.70%) IVR
7 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.79%) Linux
2 10 (7.04%) Unix
3 8 (5.63%) Windows
4 3 (2.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (38.73%) Network Management
2 41 (28.87%) High Availability
3 19 (13.38%) Presales
4 18 (12.68%) ITIL
5 15 (10.56%) Service Delivery
6 14 (9.86%) Change Management
7 13 (9.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (9.15%) Network Design
8 11 (7.75%) Network Monitoring
9 10 (7.04%) Load Balancing
10 8 (5.63%) Change Control
11 7 (4.93%) Data Protection
11 7 (4.93%) Network Architecture
11 7 (4.93%) Problem Management
11 7 (4.93%) Project Management
12 6 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (4.23%) Incident Management
13 5 (3.52%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (3.52%) PRINCE
13 5 (3.52%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.11%) C
2 2 (1.41%) Perl
2 2 (1.41%) Python
3 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 91 (64.08%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (46.48%) CCNP
3 48 (33.80%) CCNA
4 7 (4.93%) JNCIP
5 5 (3.52%) JNCIA
6 4 (2.82%) CCDA
7 3 (2.11%) CCDP
7 3 (2.11%) CCIE
7 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.41%) CCENT
8 2 (1.41%) JNCIE
9 1 (0.70%) Degree
9 1 (0.70%) MCSA
9 1 (0.70%) MCSE
9 1 (0.70%) MCT
9 1 (0.70%) RHCE
9 1 (0.70%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.70%) SCSA
9 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (16.90%) SLA
2 2 (1.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.70%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.70%) NFS
2 1 (0.70%) ProxySG
2 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (17.61%) HP NNM
2 3 (2.11%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.41%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.41%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (1.41%) WMI
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.70%) Endace
4 1 (0.70%) Netcool
Vendors
1 124 (87.32%) Cisco
2 93 (65.49%) Juniper
3 56 (39.44%) F5
4 25 (17.61%) CheckPoint
4 25 (17.61%) HP
5 13 (9.15%) Brocade
6 10 (7.04%) Blue Coat
7 7 (4.93%) Avaya
7 7 (4.93%) SolarWinds
7 7 (4.93%) VMware
8 6 (4.23%) Microsoft
9 4 (2.82%) BT
9 4 (2.82%) Nortel
10 3 (2.11%) Nokia
10 3 (2.11%) Remedy
11 2 (1.41%) Citrix
11 2 (1.41%) Cramer
11 2 (1.41%) IronPort
11 2 (1.41%) Progress
11 2 (1.41%) Trustwave
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