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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 819 830 967
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +137
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 107 128 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.032%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.63% 0.67% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 95 103 34
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £33,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +27.51%

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
16918 19092 20202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.15% 17.86% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14021 15301 16164
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +18 104 £50,000 +5.26% 12
London +19 52 £54,250 +8.50% 9
South East +1 32 £49,500 +4.21% 3
City of London +55 27 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Berkshire +28 23 £50,000 +3.09% 1
Yorkshire +13 13 £50,000 -4.76%
West Yorkshire +5 11 £50,000 -4.76%
Leeds +11 10 £50,000 -4.76%
Newbury - 9 £50,000 -
East of England +20 8 £51,250 +7.89%
West Midlands - 8 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 7 £50,000 -
Reading - 7 - -
Bracknell -11 6 £48,500 -1.02% 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 £31,500 -
Bedfordshire +5 5 £52,500 +10.52%
Gloucestershire - 5 £52,500 -
South West - 5 £52,500 -
Cheltenham - 5 £52,500 -
Dunstable -9 4 £52,500 +10.52%
Aylesbury - 4 £31,500 -
Cardiff -5 3 £30,500 -12.85%
South Wales -13 3 £30,500 -12.85%
Wales -14 3 £30,500 -12.85%
Cambridgeshire -1 2 £51,250 +55.30%
Cambridge -3 2 £51,250 +55.30%
Chertsey -4 2 £35,000 -
Surrey -16 2 £35,000 -12.50% 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
High Wycombe - 2 £55,000 -

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 160 (82.47%) OSPF
2 155 (79.90%) HSRP
3 154 (79.38%) BGP
4 142 (73.20%) Cisco
5 136 (70.10%) MPLS
6 133 (68.56%) VPN
7 92 (47.42%) Firewall
8 84 (43.30%) TCP/IP
9 77 (39.69%) Cisco Certification
10 75 (38.66%) Juniper
10 75 (38.66%) LAN
11 74 (38.14%) CCNP
12 65 (33.51%) WAN
12 65 (33.51%) EIGRP
13 63 (32.47%) DNS
14 57 (29.38%) VoIP
14 57 (29.38%) Telecoms
15 56 (28.87%) Network Design
16 54 (27.84%) F5
17 52 (26.80%) Windows
18 50 (25.77%) Cisco ASA
19 46 (23.71%) Wireless
20 45 (23.20%) Load Balancing
21 43 (22.16%) VLAN
22 41 (21.13%) SSL
22 41 (21.13%) Spanning Tree
23 40 (20.62%) Data Centre
23 40 (20.62%) Microsoft
23 40 (20.62%) Linux
24 38 (19.59%) 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 19 (9.79%) IIS
2 9 (4.64%) Skype for Business
3 5 (2.58%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.55%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (12.37%) MS Excel
2 21 (10.82%) MS Visio
3 17 (8.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 160 (82.47%) OSPF
2 155 (79.90%) HSRP
3 154 (79.38%) BGP
4 136 (70.10%) MPLS
5 133 (68.56%) VPN
6 92 (47.42%) Firewall
7 84 (43.30%) TCP/IP
8 75 (38.66%) LAN
9 65 (33.51%) EIGRP
9 65 (33.51%) WAN
10 63 (32.47%) DNS
11 57 (29.38%) VoIP
12 50 (25.77%) Cisco ASA
13 46 (23.71%) Wireless
14 43 (22.16%) VLAN
15 41 (21.13%) Spanning Tree
15 41 (21.13%) SSL
16 34 (17.53%) HTTP
17 33 (17.01%) Ethernet
17 33 (17.01%) RTCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 57 (29.38%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.70%) Manufacturing
3 11 (5.67%) Finance
4 5 (2.58%) Electronics
5 4 (2.06%) Banking
5 4 (2.06%) Publishing
6 3 (1.55%) Marketing
7 2 (1.03%) Back Office
7 2 (1.03%) Law
7 2 (1.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 97 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 39 (20.10%) Support Engineer
3 36 (18.56%) Cisco Engineer
4 33 (17.01%) Network Support
5 26 (13.40%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 25 (12.89%) Implementation Engineer
6 25 (12.89%) Network Support Engineer
7 21 (10.82%) Design Engineer
7 21 (10.82%) Senior Network Engineer
8 19 (9.79%) Ericsson Engineer
9 13 (6.70%) Operations Engineer
9 13 (6.70%) Voice Engineer
10 12 (6.19%) Cisco Support
11 11 (5.67%) Cisco Support Engineer
11 11 (5.67%) Cisco Voice Engineer
12 10 (5.15%) Analyst
12 10 (5.15%) Network Analyst
12 10 (5.15%) Switch Engineer
12 10 (5.15%) Voice Support Engineer
12 10 (5.15%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (14.43%) 802.1X
2 8 (4.12%) CSS
3 7 (3.61%) XMPP
4 3 (1.55%) Web Services
5 2 (1.03%) COM
6 1 (0.52%) HTML
6 1 (0.52%) HTML5
6 1 (0.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (20.62%) Data Centre
2 26 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (12.89%) Over-the-Top Content
4 17 (8.76%) IPTV
5 13 (6.70%) Computer Science
6 12 (6.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 10 (5.15%) PKI
7 10 (5.15%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (3.09%) Streaming Video
9 4 (2.06%) Replication
10 2 (1.03%) Clustering
10 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.52%) NHS
11 1 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 52 (26.80%) Windows
2 40 (20.62%) Linux
3 32 (16.49%) Windows Server
4 27 (13.92%) Unix
5 4 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.03%) CentOS
6 2 (1.03%) Debian
6 2 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (28.87%) Network Design
2 45 (23.20%) Load Balancing
3 38 (19.59%) ITIL
4 32 (16.49%) High Availability
5 25 (12.89%) Project Management
6 20 (10.31%) Network Architecture
7 19 (9.79%) Change Management
7 19 (9.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (9.79%) Network Management
8 18 (9.28%) Root Cause Analysis
9 17 (8.76%) Presales
10 15 (7.73%) HOOD
10 15 (7.73%) Network Monitoring
11 13 (6.70%) Service Delivery
12 12 (6.19%) DDoS Mitigation
13 11 (5.67%) Validation
14 10 (5.15%) Business Continuity
14 10 (5.15%) Fault Analysis
14 10 (5.15%) Kalman Filter
15 9 (4.64%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (10.31%) Perl
2 19 (9.79%) Bash Shell
2 19 (9.79%) Python
3 10 (5.15%) Shell Script
4 5 (2.58%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.52%) Java
5 1 (0.52%) Korn
5 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 77 (39.69%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (38.14%) CCNP
3 33 (17.01%) CCNA
4 15 (7.73%) CCSA
5 14 (7.22%) CCIE
6 12 (6.19%) Degree
7 10 (5.15%) CCNP Voice
8 9 (4.64%) SC Cleared
8 9 (4.64%) Security Cleared
9 4 (2.06%) CCDP
9 4 (2.06%) CCIP
9 4 (2.06%) CCSP
10 3 (1.55%) CCDA
10 3 (1.55%) JNCIA
10 3 (1.55%) JNCIE
10 3 (1.55%) JNCIP
10 3 (1.55%) MCP
10 3 (1.55%) MCSA
10 3 (1.55%) MCSE
10 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (19.07%) SLA
2 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 19 (9.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.55%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.55%) ISA Server
2 3 (1.55%) Terminal Services
2 3 (1.55%) VMware ESX
2 3 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.52%) NFS
4 1 (0.52%) Snort
4 1 (0.52%) vCloud
4 1 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 20 (10.31%) Cisco CUCM
2 17 (8.76%) Cisco UCCX
3 13 (6.70%) HP NNM
4 11 (5.67%) Cacti
5 10 (5.15%) Cisco IPCC
5 10 (5.15%) Cisco UCCE
5 10 (5.15%) Nagios
6 7 (3.61%) SmokePing
6 7 (3.61%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (1.03%) Graphite
7 2 (1.03%) Opsview
7 2 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.52%) Ansible
8 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.52%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.52%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.52%) TrustSec
8 1 (0.52%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 142 (73.20%) Cisco
2 75 (38.66%) Juniper
3 54 (27.84%) F5
4 40 (20.62%) Microsoft
5 38 (19.59%) CheckPoint
6 25 (12.89%) VMware
7 20 (10.31%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 19 (9.79%) Ericsson
8 19 (9.79%) Redback
9 18 (9.28%) SolarWinds
10 16 (8.25%) Akamai
10 16 (8.25%) SevOne
11 15 (7.73%) HP
12 12 (6.19%) Brocade
12 12 (6.19%) Citrix
12 12 (6.19%) Meraki
13 11 (5.67%) Blue Coat
13 11 (5.67%) Radware
14 9 (4.64%) Riverbed
15 8 (4.12%) Aruba
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