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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Reservation Protocol (RSVP)
Rank 873 850 873
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +23
Permanent jobs citing RSVP 31 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.010% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.060% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 16
Average salary £53,500 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.40% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,500 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £33,500 £62,750
% change year-on-year
+29.85% -46.61%

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
20608 18279 21956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.04% 17.38% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16325 14851 17977
Average salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -25 31 £53,500 -14.40% 4
London -14 24 £58,000 -7.20% 4
Basingstoke +1 6 £40,500 +20.89%
South East -10 6 £43,500 +29.85%
Hampshire -10 6 £40,500 +20.89%
City of London +1 5 £62,500 - 2
Reading - 1 £45,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £45,000 -

RSVP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 46 (100.00%) BGP
2 45 (97.83%) MPLS
3 44 (95.65%) Cisco
4 43 (93.48%) Juniper
5 39 (84.78%) OSPF
6 31 (67.39%) Cisco Certification
6 31 (67.39%) Telecoms
6 31 (67.39%) CCNP
6 31 (67.39%) VPLS
7 24 (52.17%) VPN
8 22 (47.83%) Ethernet
9 21 (45.65%) CCIE
10 20 (43.48%) Firewall
11 19 (41.30%) Finance
12 15 (32.61%) WAN
13 14 (30.43%) Internet
14 13 (28.26%) LAN
14 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
14 13 (28.26%) IPv6
14 13 (28.26%) Retail
14 13 (28.26%) IP Telephony
14 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
15 12 (26.09%) SC Cleared
15 12 (26.09%) Network Security
15 12 (26.09%) IPsec
15 12 (26.09%) SNMP
16 11 (23.91%) DSL
16 11 (23.91%) OpenView
16 11 (23.91%) HP
16 11 (23.91%) CheckPoint

RSVP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 46 (100.00%) BGP
2 45 (97.83%) MPLS
3 39 (84.78%) OSPF
4 31 (67.39%) VPLS
5 24 (52.17%) VPN
6 22 (47.83%) Ethernet
7 20 (43.48%) Firewall
8 15 (32.61%) WAN
9 14 (30.43%) Internet
10 13 (28.26%) LAN
10 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
10 13 (28.26%) IPv6
10 13 (28.26%) IP Telephony
11 12 (26.09%) Network Security
11 12 (26.09%) IPsec
11 12 (26.09%) SNMP
12 11 (23.91%) DSL
12 11 (23.91%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (23.91%) Wireless
12 11 (23.91%) Junos
General
1 31 (67.39%) Telecoms
2 19 (41.30%) Finance
3 13 (28.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (69.57%) Network Engineer
2 16 (34.78%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (26.09%) Architect
4 11 (23.91%) Network Architect
5 10 (21.74%) Senior Architect
5 10 (21.74%) Senior Network Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Design Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Network Design Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Network Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Provisioning Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Network Design Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) Network Architecture
2 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery
3 4 (8.70%) Network Design
3 4 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (4.35%) Line Management
4 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.17%) Migration
5 1 (2.17%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) Perl
1 3 (6.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (67.39%) Cisco Certification
1 31 (67.39%) CCNP
2 21 (45.65%) CCIE
3 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
4 12 (26.09%) SC Cleared
5 7 (15.22%) HP APS
6 4 (8.70%) CCSE
6 4 (8.70%) JNCIP
7 3 (6.52%) JNCIS
7 3 (6.52%) Degree
8 1 (2.17%) JNCIE
8 1 (2.17%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.17%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) OpenView
2 7 (15.22%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (8.70%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 44 (95.65%) Cisco
2 43 (93.48%) Juniper
3 11 (23.91%) HP
3 11 (23.91%) CheckPoint
3 11 (23.91%) Fujitsu
4 10 (21.74%) Brocade
5 7 (15.22%) 3Com
5 7 (15.22%) Remedy
5 7 (15.22%) Nokia
6 1 (2.17%) Mercator
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