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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
UK
Rank 759 869 849
Rank change year-on-year
+110 -20
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 85 87 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.086% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% 0.50% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 67 85 91
Median salary £49,000 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%

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
13745 17272 19407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.22% 17.13% 18.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11224 14369 15708
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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 20 February 2017 within the UK.

VRRP Salary Histogram in the UK

VRRP
Top 25 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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +99 82 £49,000 -2.00% 7
London +81 50 £45,000 - 6
South East +52 21 £52,500 +41.89%
Surrey +47 6 £52,500 +50.00%
Oxfordshire - 6 £77,500 -
Berkshire +34 5 £50,000 -
Hampshire +18 4 £41,250 +11.48%
Manchester - 4 £43,750 -
North West - 4 £43,750 - 1
South West +20 3 - -
Bedfordshire +15 3 £50,000 -3.84%
East of England +13 3 £50,000 -
Bristol +3 3 - -
Newbury +2 3 £47,500 -5.00%
Chiswick - 3 - -
Reading +35 2 £57,500 +55.40%
City of London +30 2 £45,000 - 3
Wales -1 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Swansea - 2 £50,000 -
West Wales - 2 £50,000 -
Dunstable -7 1 £50,000 +2.04%
Derby - 1 £40,000 -
Woking - 1 £55,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 164 (86.32%) OSPF
2 157 (82.63%) BGP
3 150 (78.95%) Cisco
4 146 (76.84%) HSRP
5 142 (74.74%) Firewall
6 135 (71.05%) Cisco Certification
7 119 (62.63%) CCNP
8 118 (62.11%) LAN
9 117 (61.58%) VPN
10 114 (60.00%) Juniper
11 110 (57.89%) WAN
12 93 (48.95%) MPLS
13 91 (47.89%) Data Centre
14 89 (46.84%) Network Security
15 86 (45.26%) DNS
16 84 (44.21%) Palo Alto
17 82 (43.16%) Wireless
18 72 (37.89%) TCP/IP
19 71 (37.37%) Degree
20 70 (36.84%) Network Design
20 70 (36.84%) RIP
21 63 (33.16%) Disaster Recovery
22 60 (31.58%) IPsec
23 52 (27.37%) Business Continuity
24 51 (26.84%) Network Architecture
25 49 (25.79%) Structured Cabling
26 48 (25.26%) Extreme Networks
27 47 (24.74%) EIGRP
28 46 (24.21%) Telecoms
29 43 (22.63%) CheckPoint

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 12 (6.32%) Skype for Business
2 10 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.63%) Apache
5 2 (1.05%) IIS
6 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (4.74%) MS Office
1 9 (4.74%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.42%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.16%) Office 365
4 5 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.05%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 164 (86.32%) OSPF
2 157 (82.63%) BGP
3 146 (76.84%) HSRP
4 142 (74.74%) Firewall
5 118 (62.11%) LAN
6 117 (61.58%) VPN
7 110 (57.89%) WAN
8 93 (48.95%) MPLS
9 89 (46.84%) Network Security
10 86 (45.26%) DNS
11 82 (43.16%) Wireless
12 72 (37.89%) TCP/IP
13 70 (36.84%) RIP
14 60 (31.58%) IPsec
15 49 (25.79%) Structured Cabling
16 47 (24.74%) EIGRP
17 42 (22.11%) VLAN
18 40 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
19 36 (18.95%) Reverse Proxy
20 32 (16.84%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.63%) Informix
1 5 (2.63%) MySQL
1 5 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.16%) Subversion
2 5 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 46 (24.21%) Telecoms
2 27 (14.21%) Finance
3 9 (4.74%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.63%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.05%) Banking
5 2 (1.05%) Games
6 1 (0.53%) German Language
Job Titles
1 119 (62.63%) Network Engineer
2 50 (26.32%) Senior Network Engineer
3 17 (8.95%) Cisco Engineer
4 16 (8.42%) Network Security Engineer
4 16 (8.42%) Security Engineer
5 14 (7.37%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 13 (6.84%) Juniper Engineer
7 12 (6.32%) Network Support
8 11 (5.79%) Engineering Manager
8 11 (5.79%) Network Engineering Manager
8 11 (5.79%) Network Manager
9 10 (5.26%) Communications Engineer
9 10 (5.26%) NOC Technician
9 10 (5.26%) Senior Communications Engineer
10 9 (4.74%) Network Specialist
10 9 (4.74%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 9 (4.74%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 8 (4.21%) Support Engineer
12 7 (3.68%) Administrator
12 7 (3.68%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.79%) Web Services
2 2 (1.05%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.05%) CSS
3 1 (0.53%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 91 (47.89%) Data Centre
2 27 (14.21%) BYOD
3 26 (13.68%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.16%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.11%) Clustering
7 3 (1.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (1.58%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.58%) Internet of Things
7 3 (1.58%) Machine to Machine
8 2 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.05%) Social Network
9 1 (0.53%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.58%) Windows
2 39 (20.53%) Linux
3 14 (7.37%) Windows Server
4 10 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (4.74%) Ubuntu
6 8 (4.21%) CentOS
6 8 (4.21%) Unix
7 6 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.11%) Debian
9 3 (1.58%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (36.84%) Network Design
2 63 (33.16%) Disaster Recovery
3 52 (27.37%) Business Continuity
4 51 (26.84%) Network Architecture
5 31 (16.32%) High Availability
6 30 (15.79%) ITSM
6 30 (15.79%) Load Balancing
6 30 (15.79%) Service Management
7 29 (15.26%) Presales
8 26 (13.68%) Information Security
9 20 (10.53%) Network Management
9 20 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
10 15 (7.89%) Project Management
11 14 (7.37%) ITIL
11 14 (7.37%) Network Monitoring
12 11 (5.79%) Change Management
12 11 (5.79%) DevOps
13 10 (5.26%) Incident Management
13 10 (5.26%) Line Management
13 10 (5.26%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.42%) Bash Shell
1 16 (8.42%) Perl
2 12 (6.32%) Python
3 4 (2.11%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.05%) C
Qualifications
1 135 (71.05%) Cisco Certification
2 119 (62.63%) CCNP
3 71 (37.37%) Degree
4 41 (21.58%) CCNA
5 26 (13.68%) CCIE
6 15 (7.89%) SC Cleared
6 15 (7.89%) Security Cleared
7 10 (5.26%) CCDP
8 6 (3.16%) JNCIP
9 5 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (2.11%) JNCIA
11 3 (1.58%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (1.58%) CCDA
11 3 (1.58%) CCSA
11 3 (1.58%) CISM
11 3 (1.58%) CISSP
12 2 (1.05%) CCENT
12 2 (1.05%) CCSE
12 2 (1.05%) HP MASE
12 2 (1.05%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.68%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.68%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.16%) NFS
4 5 (2.63%) FreeRADIUS
4 5 (2.63%) Squid
Systems Management
1 24 (12.63%) Nagios
2 15 (7.89%) SCOM
3 7 (3.68%) HP NNM
4 6 (3.16%) Cacti
5 5 (2.63%) Ansible
5 5 (2.63%) Puppet
6 4 (2.11%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (2.11%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (2.11%) OpenNMS
6 4 (2.11%) SCVMM
6 4 (2.11%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.05%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 150 (78.95%) Cisco
2 114 (60.00%) Juniper
3 84 (44.21%) Palo Alto
4 48 (25.26%) Extreme Networks
5 43 (22.63%) CheckPoint
6 38 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 25 (13.16%) Aruba
8 24 (12.63%) Microsoft
9 21 (11.05%) F5
10 20 (10.53%) SolarWinds
11 18 (9.47%) Brocade
12 16 (8.42%) Blue Coat
13 15 (7.89%) Fortinet
13 15 (7.89%) HP
14 11 (5.79%) Avaya
14 11 (5.79%) Polycom
15 10 (5.26%) VMware
16 9 (4.74%) Huawei
17 7 (3.68%) Sourcefire
17 7 (3.68%) Sun
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