The table below looks at the statistics for RSVP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSVP over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Reservation Protocol (RSVP)
Rank 874 850 857
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +7
Permanent jobs citing RSVP 29 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.013% 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.073% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 18
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £53,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £60,000 £53,025
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £62,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -44.22%

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
20561 19283 21737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.82% 17.67% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16341 15568 17860
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RSVP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RSVP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

RSVP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RSVP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RSVP within the UK.

RSVP Salary Trend in the UK

RSVP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RSVP over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 within the UK.

RSVP Salary Histogram in the UK

RSVP
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RSVP within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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 +1 29 £50,000 -20.00% 2
London -4 20 £53,500 -14.40% 2
Basingstoke +4 8 £37,500 +7.14%
South East +3 8 £37,500 +7.14%
Hampshire +3 8 £37,500 +7.14%
City of London -7 7 £62,500 - 1
Reading - 1 £45,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £45,000 -

RSVP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing RSVP 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 RSVP.

1 47 (97.92%) MPLS
2 42 (87.50%) BGP
3 41 (85.42%) OSPF
3 41 (85.42%) Juniper
4 40 (83.33%) Cisco
5 35 (72.92%) Telecoms
6 31 (64.58%) VPLS
7 28 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (58.33%) CCNP
8 23 (47.92%) Finance
9 21 (43.75%) VPN
9 21 (43.75%) Ethernet
10 18 (37.50%) CCIE
10 18 (37.50%) Firewall
11 17 (35.42%) LAN
12 16 (33.33%) IPsec
13 13 (27.08%) IP Telephony
13 13 (27.08%) Internet
14 12 (25.00%) IPv6
14 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
15 11 (22.92%) SDH
15 11 (22.92%) WAN
15 11 (22.92%) SONET
15 11 (22.92%) VLAN
15 11 (22.92%) Security Cleared
15 11 (22.92%) HSRP
16 10 (20.83%) Multicast
16 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
16 10 (20.83%) Network Architecture
16 10 (20.83%) Network Security

RSVP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing RSVP 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 RSVP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 47 (97.92%) MPLS
2 42 (87.50%) BGP
3 41 (85.42%) OSPF
4 31 (64.58%) VPLS
5 21 (43.75%) VPN
5 21 (43.75%) Ethernet
6 18 (37.50%) Firewall
7 17 (35.42%) LAN
8 16 (33.33%) IPsec
9 13 (27.08%) IP Telephony
9 13 (27.08%) Internet
10 12 (25.00%) IPv6
10 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 11 (22.92%) SDH
11 11 (22.92%) WAN
11 11 (22.92%) SONET
11 11 (22.92%) VLAN
11 11 (22.92%) HSRP
12 10 (20.83%) Multicast
12 10 (20.83%) Network Security
General
1 35 (72.92%) Telecoms
2 23 (47.92%) Finance
3 9 (18.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (56.25%) Network Engineer
2 13 (27.08%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) Architect
4 10 (20.83%) Network Architect
5 9 (18.75%) Senior Network Architect
5 9 (18.75%) Senior Architect
6 6 (12.50%) Designer
6 6 (12.50%) Senior Designer
7 4 (8.33%) Security Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Network Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Security Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Network Design Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Provisioning Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) PKI
2 1 (2.08%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Service Delivery
1 10 (20.83%) Network Architecture
2 8 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 6 (12.50%) Project Management
4 4 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (4.17%) Network Design
6 1 (2.08%) Migration
6 1 (2.08%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) Perl
1 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (58.33%) CCNP
1 28 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (37.50%) CCIE
3 11 (22.92%) Security Cleared
4 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
5 5 (10.42%) HP APS
6 4 (8.33%) JNCIP
6 4 (8.33%) CCSE
7 3 (6.25%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.08%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.08%) JNCIE
8 1 (2.08%) Degree
8 1 (2.08%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) OpenView
2 5 (10.42%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (8.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 41 (85.42%) Juniper
2 40 (83.33%) Cisco
3 9 (18.75%) HP
3 9 (18.75%) CheckPoint
3 9 (18.75%) Brocade
3 9 (18.75%) Fujitsu
4 5 (10.42%) Remedy
4 5 (10.42%) 3Com
4 5 (10.42%) Nokia
5 1 (2.08%) Mercator
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago