The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 851 846 947
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +101
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 82 113 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.10% 0.030%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% 0.60% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 74 102 29
Median salary £52,500 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,250 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +18.75%

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
16625 18769 20487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.95% 16.99% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13836 15403 16360
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing VRRP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VRRP
Salary Trend

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

VRRP Salary Trend in the UK

VRRP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VRRP over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 within the UK.

VRRP Salary Histogram in the UK

VRRP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VRRP within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +34 80 £52,500 +5.00% 7
London +56 46 £54,250 -5.65% 4
South East +8 21 £47,500 +0.52% 3
City of London +75 16 £45,000 -37.93%
Berkshire +3 11 £49,500 +3.12%
North West +30 9 £60,000 +41.17%
Manchester - 9 £60,000 -
Rochdale - 8 £60,000 -
Surrey +14 6 £45,000 -1.09% 2
Bracknell -10 6 £47,750 -1.54%
Hampshire +4 3 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Basingstoke - 3 £42,500 - 1
Reading +18 2 - -
East of England +9 2 £56,000 +40.00%
Cardiff -4 2 £30,500 -35.78%
South Wales -8 2 £30,500 -35.78%
Wales -21 2 £30,500 -35.78%
Wimbledon - 2 - -
Newbury - 2 £57,500 -
Woking - 2 £52,500 -
Bedfordshire +23 1 £62,000 +18.09%
Yorkshire +17 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Suffolk - 1 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £52,500 -
Solihull - 1 £27,500 -
South West - 1 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £27,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - -

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing VRRP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VRRP.

1 165 (85.49%) OSPF
2 157 (81.35%) BGP
3 148 (76.68%) HSRP
4 143 (74.09%) Cisco
5 134 (69.43%) MPLS
6 121 (62.69%) VPN
7 101 (52.33%) Firewall
8 76 (39.38%) Juniper
9 74 (38.34%) TCP/IP
10 73 (37.82%) LAN
11 72 (37.31%) Cisco Certification
12 70 (36.27%) WAN
13 68 (35.23%) DNS
14 65 (33.68%) CCNP
14 65 (33.68%) EIGRP
15 60 (31.09%) VoIP
16 55 (28.50%) Windows
16 55 (28.50%) F5
17 54 (27.98%) Telecoms
18 53 (27.46%) Network Design
19 48 (24.87%) Data Centre
20 46 (23.83%) Wireless
21 44 (22.80%) Load Balancing
21 44 (22.80%) CheckPoint
22 43 (22.28%) VLAN
23 42 (21.76%) Linux
24 40 (20.73%) Microsoft
25 39 (20.21%) Cisco ASA
26 38 (19.69%) Spanning Tree
27 36 (18.65%) Windows Server

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (10.88%) IIS
2 11 (5.70%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.07%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.55%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (11.40%) MS Excel
2 20 (10.36%) MS Visio
3 14 (7.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 165 (85.49%) OSPF
2 157 (81.35%) BGP
3 148 (76.68%) HSRP
4 134 (69.43%) MPLS
5 121 (62.69%) VPN
6 101 (52.33%) Firewall
7 74 (38.34%) TCP/IP
8 73 (37.82%) LAN
9 70 (36.27%) WAN
10 68 (35.23%) DNS
11 65 (33.68%) EIGRP
12 60 (31.09%) VoIP
13 46 (23.83%) Wireless
14 43 (22.28%) VLAN
15 39 (20.21%) Cisco ASA
16 38 (19.69%) Spanning Tree
17 35 (18.13%) Ethernet
17 35 (18.13%) Internet
17 35 (18.13%) RIP
18 34 (17.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.07%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (4.15%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 54 (27.98%) Telecoms
2 16 (8.29%) Manufacturing
3 12 (6.22%) Finance
4 4 (2.07%) Publishing
5 3 (1.55%) Banking
5 3 (1.55%) Electronics
6 2 (1.04%) Marketing
7 1 (0.52%) Back Office
7 1 (0.52%) Legal
7 1 (0.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 100 (51.81%) Network Engineer
2 38 (19.69%) Support Engineer
3 36 (18.65%) Network Support
4 33 (17.10%) Cisco Engineer
5 28 (14.51%) Network Support Engineer
6 27 (13.99%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 20 (10.36%) Senior Network Engineer
8 18 (9.33%) Consultant
8 18 (9.33%) Design Engineer
9 17 (8.81%) Implementation Engineer
10 15 (7.77%) Network Consultant
11 14 (7.25%) Ericsson Engineer
11 14 (7.25%) Presales Consultant
11 14 (7.25%) Switch Engineer
12 13 (6.74%) WAN Engineer
13 12 (6.22%) Cloud Consultant
13 12 (6.22%) Solutions Consultant
13 12 (6.22%) Voice Consultant
14 10 (5.18%) Senior Cisco Engineer
14 10 (5.18%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (15.54%) 802.1X
2 9 (4.66%) XMPP
3 8 (4.15%) CSS
4 2 (1.04%) Web Services
5 1 (0.52%) COM
5 1 (0.52%) HTML
5 1 (0.52%) HTML5
5 1 (0.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (24.87%) Data Centre
2 24 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (12.44%) Over-the-Top Content
3 18 (9.33%) IPTV
4 12 (6.22%) Computer Science
4 12 (6.22%) Virtual Team
5 10 (5.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 7 (3.63%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (3.11%) PKI
7 6 (3.11%) Streaming Video
8 4 (2.07%) Replication
9 2 (1.04%) Clustering
9 2 (1.04%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.52%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 55 (28.50%) Windows
2 42 (21.76%) Linux
3 36 (18.65%) Windows Server
4 26 (13.47%) Unix
5 4 (2.07%) CatOS
5 4 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.52%) CentOS
7 1 (0.52%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (27.46%) Network Design
2 44 (22.80%) Load Balancing
3 30 (15.54%) ITIL
4 25 (12.95%) High Availability
5 23 (11.92%) Network Management
6 21 (10.88%) Presales
7 18 (9.33%) Network Monitoring
8 17 (8.81%) HOOD
9 15 (7.77%) Change Management
9 15 (7.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (7.77%) Network Architecture
9 15 (7.77%) Network Planning
9 15 (7.77%) Service Delivery
10 14 (7.25%) Project Management
11 13 (6.74%) Capacity Planning
12 12 (6.22%) Kalman Filter
12 12 (6.22%) SIEM
12 12 (6.22%) Virtual Team Management
13 11 (5.70%) Root Cause Analysis
13 11 (5.70%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 28 (14.51%) Perl
1 28 (14.51%) Python
2 21 (10.88%) Bash Shell
3 12 (6.22%) Shell Script
4 8 (4.15%) PHP
4 8 (4.15%) SQL
5 4 (2.07%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.52%) Java
6 1 (0.52%) Korn
6 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 72 (37.31%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (33.68%) CCNP
3 35 (18.13%) CCNA
4 16 (8.29%) CCSA
5 10 (5.18%) Degree
6 9 (4.66%) CCIE
7 7 (3.63%) JNCIP
8 6 (3.11%) CCNP Voice
8 6 (3.11%) SC Cleared
8 6 (3.11%) Security Cleared
9 5 (2.59%) CCSP
10 4 (2.07%) CCIP
10 4 (2.07%) MCSA
10 4 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.55%) CCDP
11 3 (1.55%) CCSE
11 3 (1.55%) MCP
11 3 (1.55%) MCSE
12 2 (1.04%) JNCIA
12 2 (1.04%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (15.03%) SLA
2 8 (4.15%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 14 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (5.70%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.55%) ISA Server
3 3 (1.55%) Terminal Services
3 3 (1.55%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.04%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.52%) NFS
5 1 (0.52%) Snort
5 1 (0.52%) vCloud
5 1 (0.52%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (10.88%) Cacti
2 20 (10.36%) Nagios
3 15 (7.77%) Cisco CUCM
3 15 (7.77%) Cisco UCCX
4 10 (5.18%) HP NNM
5 9 (4.66%) SmokePing
6 8 (4.15%) OpenNMS
6 8 (4.15%) Puppet
6 8 (4.15%) RANCID
6 8 (4.15%) SCCM
6 8 (4.15%) SCOM
7 6 (3.11%) Cisco IPCC
7 6 (3.11%) Cisco UCCE
8 5 (2.59%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (1.04%) Graphite
9 2 (1.04%) Opsview
10 1 (0.52%) Ansible
10 1 (0.52%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.52%) SmoothWall
10 1 (0.52%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 143 (74.09%) Cisco
2 76 (39.38%) Juniper
3 55 (28.50%) F5
4 44 (22.80%) CheckPoint
5 40 (20.73%) Microsoft
6 24 (12.44%) Brocade
7 22 (11.40%) Ericsson
8 19 (9.84%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 18 (9.33%) Akamai
9 18 (9.33%) SevOne
10 16 (8.29%) SolarWinds
10 16 (8.29%) VMware
11 15 (7.77%) Meraki
12 14 (7.25%) Redback
13 13 (6.74%) Blue Coat
14 12 (6.22%) BroadSoft
14 12 (6.22%) HP
15 10 (5.18%) Riverbed
16 9 (4.66%) Aruba
16 9 (4.66%) Red Box
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 15% bonus.
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus corporate benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
Capita plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + On call
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
NPL
Salary: From £31,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago