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 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
Resource Reservation Protocol (RSVP)
Rank 907 926 911
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Permanent jobs citing RSVP 28 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.010% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.057% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 24
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,625
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.10%

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% -

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 12 February 2016 within the UK.

RSVP Salary Histogram in the UK

RSVP
Top 18 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 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
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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 +38 26 £50,000 +1.52% 5
South East +22 13 £50,000 +1.52% 2
West Midlands - 10 £50,000 - 2
London +16 9 £52,500 - 1
Berkshire -3 8 £50,000 +35.13%
Birmingham - 8 £50,000 -
Newbury - 8 £50,000 -
Leeds - 8 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 8 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 8 £50,000 -
Hampshire +22 3 £47,500 +23.37% 1
Basingstoke +10 3 £47,500 +23.37% 1
Solihull - 2 - - 2
Bristol - 1 £55,000 -
Manchester - 1 £42,500 -
North West - 1 £42,500 -
City of London - 1 - -
South West - 1 £55,000 -

RSVP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 46 (100.00%) Juniper
1 46 (100.00%) MPLS
2 44 (95.65%) BGP
3 42 (91.30%) OSPF
4 31 (67.39%) Cisco
5 28 (60.87%) VPN
5 28 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (52.17%) Network Design
7 22 (47.83%) JNCIP
8 21 (45.65%) Telecoms
9 20 (43.48%) CCNP
9 20 (43.48%) HSRP
10 19 (41.30%) Ethernet
11 16 (34.78%) VRRP
12 14 (30.43%) Internet
12 14 (30.43%) Network Architecture
13 12 (26.09%) JNCIE
13 12 (26.09%) JNCIA
13 12 (26.09%) SONET
13 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
13 12 (26.09%) SDH
13 12 (26.09%) CCNA
13 12 (26.09%) IPv6
13 12 (26.09%) CCIE
14 11 (23.91%) Linux
15 10 (21.74%) VPLS
16 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
16 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
16 9 (19.57%) Cisco ASA
16 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery

RSVP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 46 (100.00%) MPLS
2 44 (95.65%) BGP
3 42 (91.30%) OSPF
4 28 (60.87%) VPN
5 20 (43.48%) HSRP
6 19 (41.30%) Ethernet
7 16 (34.78%) VRRP
8 14 (30.43%) Internet
9 12 (26.09%) IPv6
9 12 (26.09%) SDH
9 12 (26.09%) SONET
9 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
10 10 (21.74%) VPLS
11 9 (19.57%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (19.57%) Firewall
12 8 (17.39%) 4G
12 8 (17.39%) Frame Relay
12 8 (17.39%) Spanning Tree
12 8 (17.39%) VoLTE
12 8 (17.39%) VoWiFi
General
1 21 (45.65%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.87%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Network Engineer
2 13 (28.26%) Implementation Engineer
3 12 (26.09%) Juniper Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) IP Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) Design Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) Ericsson Engineer
6 7 (15.22%) Consultant
7 6 (13.04%) IP Network Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) Lead Network Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) Network Operations Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) Network Team Leader
8 5 (10.87%) Professional Services Consultant
8 5 (10.87%) Team Leader
9 4 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) Juniper Consultant
10 3 (6.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 3 (6.52%) Juniper Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) 802.1X
1 5 (10.87%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (8.70%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
1 5 (10.87%) Equities
1 5 (10.87%) Fixed Income
2 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.35%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) Eurex
4 1 (2.17%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Unix
3 2 (4.35%) CatOS
3 2 (4.35%) Windows
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Network Design
2 14 (30.43%) Network Architecture
3 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery
4 6 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (10.87%) Low Latency
6 3 (6.52%) High Availability
7 2 (4.35%) CRM
7 2 (4.35%) DDoS Mitigation
7 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.35%) Network Packet Analysis
7 2 (4.35%) Process Management
7 2 (4.35%) Project Management
7 2 (4.35%) Time Management
7 2 (4.35%) Validation
8 1 (2.17%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.17%) Network Planning
8 1 (2.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) Java
1 5 (10.87%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (47.83%) JNCIP
3 20 (43.48%) CCNP
4 12 (26.09%) CCIE
4 12 (26.09%) CCNA
4 12 (26.09%) JNCIA
4 12 (26.09%) JNCIE
5 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
5 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
6 7 (15.22%) Degree
7 6 (13.04%) CCSP
7 6 (13.04%) JNCIS
8 5 (10.87%) CCIP
9 2 (4.35%) CCDA
9 2 (4.35%) CCDP
9 2 (4.35%) CCSA
9 2 (4.35%) CCSE
10 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
10 1 (2.17%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Cacti
1 5 (10.87%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (8.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) Juniper
2 31 (67.39%) Cisco
3 8 (17.39%) Ericsson
3 8 (17.39%) Redback
4 6 (13.04%) Palo Alto
5 5 (10.87%) BT
5 5 (10.87%) SolarWinds
6 4 (8.70%) F5
7 3 (6.52%) VMware
8 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.17%) Dell
9 1 (2.17%) IBM
9 1 (2.17%) TOWER Software
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