The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Reservation Protocol (RSVP)
Rank 889 844 912
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +68
Permanent jobs citing RSVP 28 39 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.035% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.18% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 13 38 7
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,950 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,650 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -40.00%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20469 22138 22344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.87% 19.94% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16208 17824 18652
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,000 £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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

RSVP Salary Histogram in the UK

RSVP
Top 12 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -58 26 £38,500 +6.94% 1
Hampshire -7 11 £37,000 +2.77%
South East -22 11 £37,000 +2.77% 1
Basingstoke -1 10 £37,000 +2.77%
London -61 9 £62,500 +62.33%
Bristol - 4 - -
South West - 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
East of England - 2 - -
Reading -2 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Berkshire -6 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Slough - 1 £50,000 -

RSVP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 43 (84.31%) OSPF
2 41 (80.39%) MPLS
3 39 (76.47%) BGP
4 37 (72.55%) Telecoms
5 34 (66.67%) Juniper
6 32 (62.75%) Cisco
7 23 (45.10%) IPv6
8 20 (39.22%) Ethernet
8 20 (39.22%) VLAN
9 18 (35.29%) VPLS
9 18 (35.29%) LAN
10 17 (33.33%) TCP/IP
10 17 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (33.33%) Internet
10 17 (33.33%) HSRP
11 15 (29.41%) Security Cleared
11 15 (29.41%) Finance
11 15 (29.41%) IPsec
12 14 (27.45%) SC Cleared
13 13 (25.49%) Load Balancing
13 13 (25.49%) SONET
13 13 (25.49%) CCNP
13 13 (25.49%) VPN
13 13 (25.49%) SDH
14 11 (21.57%) Service Delivery
15 10 (19.61%) Firewall
15 10 (19.61%) Wireless
15 10 (19.61%) UNIX
15 10 (19.61%) HP
15 10 (19.61%) Network Security

RSVP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 43 (84.31%) OSPF
2 41 (80.39%) MPLS
3 39 (76.47%) BGP
4 23 (45.10%) IPv6
5 20 (39.22%) Ethernet
5 20 (39.22%) VLAN
6 18 (35.29%) VPLS
6 18 (35.29%) LAN
7 17 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 17 (33.33%) Internet
7 17 (33.33%) HSRP
8 15 (29.41%) IPsec
9 13 (25.49%) SONET
9 13 (25.49%) VPN
9 13 (25.49%) SDH
10 10 (19.61%) Firewall
10 10 (19.61%) Wireless
10 10 (19.61%) Network Security
11 8 (15.69%) DWDM
11 8 (15.69%) DHCP
General
1 37 (72.55%) Telecoms
2 15 (29.41%) Finance
3 7 (13.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Network Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Security Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Network Security Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Support Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Designer
3 8 (15.69%) Senior Designer
4 7 (13.73%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) IP Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) IP Network Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Network Architect
8 1 (1.96%) Senior IP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) PKI
2 4 (7.84%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.61%) UNIX
2 6 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Load Balancing
2 11 (21.57%) Service Delivery
3 9 (17.65%) Project Management
4 6 (11.76%) Network Design
5 3 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (1.96%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) Perl
1 4 (7.84%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (29.41%) Security Cleared
3 14 (27.45%) SC Cleared
4 13 (25.49%) CCNP
5 10 (19.61%) JNCIP
6 8 (15.69%) CCNA
6 8 (15.69%) CCIE
6 8 (15.69%) JNCIA
7 5 (9.80%) HND
8 4 (7.84%) Degree
8 4 (7.84%) HP APS
9 3 (5.88%) CCSE
10 1 (1.96%) JNCIS
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) OpenView
2 3 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (5.88%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 34 (66.67%) Juniper
2 32 (62.75%) Cisco
3 10 (19.61%) HP
4 7 (13.73%) Fujitsu
4 7 (13.73%) CheckPoint
5 6 (11.76%) SolarWinds
6 4 (7.84%) Remedy
6 4 (7.84%) 3Com
6 4 (7.84%) Nokia
7 3 (5.88%) WatchGuard
7 3 (5.88%) Microsoft