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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
UK
Rank 735 846 867
Rank change year-on-year
+111 +21
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 117 79 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.080% 0.086%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% 0.48% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 98 78 71
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £37,000 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
14141 16414 18857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.80% 16.70% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11489 13634 15290
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 16 January 2017 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 16 January 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 +119 114 £40,000 -15.78% 6
London +120 59 £38,000 -17.83% 3
South East +77 38 £45,000 -4.25% 2
Surrey - 13 £35,000 - 1
Berkshire +41 10 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Hampshire +14 8 £40,000 +8.10%
Oxfordshire - 7 £77,500 -
Reading +32 6 £65,000 +75.67% 1
Bedfordshire +5 5 £48,750 -1.51%
East of England 0 5 £48,750 -0.51%
Chiswick - 5 - -
North West -11 4 £43,750 +2.94%
Manchester -19 4 £43,750 +2.94%
Chertsey - 4 £32,500 -
City of London +32 3 £45,000 - 1
Newbury +10 3 £47,500 -5.00%
West Midlands +9 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Birmingham -6 3 £45,000 -10.00%
West Yorkshire +30 2 £37,500 -25.00%
South West +15 2 - - 1
Yorkshire +12 2 £37,500 -25.00%
Dunstable +1 2 £47,500 -3.06%
Bristol - 2 - - 1
Elland - 2 £37,500 -
Scotland +14 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Bracknell +12 1 £50,000 +6.38%
Wales +2 1 £50,000 +25.00%
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
West Wales - 1 £50,000 -
Derby - 1 £40,000 -

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 170 (85.43%) OSPF
2 162 (81.41%) BGP
3 158 (79.40%) HSRP
4 157 (78.89%) Cisco
5 141 (70.85%) Cisco Certification
6 137 (68.84%) Firewall
7 126 (63.32%) LAN
8 119 (59.80%) CCNP
8 119 (59.80%) VPN
9 114 (57.29%) WAN
10 113 (56.78%) Juniper
11 95 (47.74%) MPLS
12 94 (47.24%) DNS
12 94 (47.24%) Data Centre
13 86 (43.22%) Network Security
14 85 (42.71%) Wireless
15 79 (39.70%) TCP/IP
16 77 (38.69%) RIP
16 77 (38.69%) Network Design
16 77 (38.69%) Palo Alto
17 70 (35.18%) Degree
18 66 (33.17%) Disaster Recovery
19 55 (27.64%) EIGRP
20 52 (26.13%) Business Continuity
21 51 (25.63%) CCNA
21 51 (25.63%) Network Architecture
22 49 (24.62%) Structured Cabling
23 48 (24.12%) IPsec
23 48 (24.12%) Telecoms
24 46 (23.12%) Windows

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 11 (5.53%) Skype for Business
2 10 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (5.03%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.51%) Apache
4 5 (2.51%) IIS
5 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (4.52%) MS Office
1 9 (4.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.54%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.02%) Office 365
4 5 (2.51%) Akamai
4 5 (2.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 170 (85.43%) OSPF
2 162 (81.41%) BGP
3 158 (79.40%) HSRP
4 137 (68.84%) Firewall
5 126 (63.32%) LAN
6 119 (59.80%) VPN
7 114 (57.29%) WAN
8 95 (47.74%) MPLS
9 94 (47.24%) DNS
10 86 (43.22%) Network Security
11 85 (42.71%) Wireless
12 79 (39.70%) TCP/IP
13 77 (38.69%) RIP
14 55 (27.64%) EIGRP
15 49 (24.62%) Structured Cabling
16 48 (24.12%) IPsec
17 45 (22.61%) VLAN
18 38 (19.10%) Cisco ASA
19 36 (18.09%) Reverse Proxy
20 35 (17.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.51%) Informix
1 5 (2.51%) MySQL
1 5 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.02%) Git (software)
1 6 (3.02%) Subversion
General
1 48 (24.12%) Telecoms
2 32 (16.08%) Finance
3 8 (4.02%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.51%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.01%) Banking
6 2 (1.01%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 119 (59.80%) Network Engineer
2 49 (24.62%) Senior Network Engineer
3 19 (9.55%) Network Support
4 13 (6.53%) Network Security Engineer
4 13 (6.53%) Security Engineer
5 12 (6.03%) Cisco Engineer
5 12 (6.03%) Network Specialist
5 12 (6.03%) Support Engineer
6 11 (5.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 11 (5.53%) Network Support Engineer
7 10 (5.03%) Communications Engineer
7 10 (5.03%) Engineering Manager
7 10 (5.03%) Network Engineering Manager
7 10 (5.03%) Network Manager
7 10 (5.03%) NOC Technician
7 10 (5.03%) Senior Communications Engineer
8 9 (4.52%) Juniper Engineer
9 8 (4.02%) Consultant
10 7 (3.52%) Administrator
10 7 (3.52%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.03%) Web Services
2 4 (2.01%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.01%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 94 (47.24%) Data Centre
2 29 (14.57%) Computer Science
3 27 (13.57%) BYOD
4 6 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.01%) Clustering
5 4 (2.01%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.01%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (1.51%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.51%) Internet of Things
6 3 (1.51%) IPTV
6 3 (1.51%) Machine to Machine
6 3 (1.51%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (1.01%) Fintech
7 2 (1.01%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.01%) Social Network
8 1 (0.50%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.50%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (23.12%) Windows
2 44 (22.11%) Linux
3 20 (10.05%) Windows Server
4 10 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (4.52%) Ubuntu
5 9 (4.52%) Unix
6 8 (4.02%) CentOS
7 6 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (3.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.01%) Debian
9 3 (1.51%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (38.69%) Network Design
2 66 (33.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 52 (26.13%) Business Continuity
4 51 (25.63%) Network Architecture
5 36 (18.09%) Load Balancing
6 32 (16.08%) High Availability
7 30 (15.08%) ITSM
7 30 (15.08%) Service Management
8 26 (13.07%) Information Security
9 25 (12.56%) Presales
10 24 (12.06%) Performance Monitoring
11 23 (11.56%) Network Management
12 21 (10.55%) ITIL
13 17 (8.54%) Network Monitoring
14 15 (7.54%) Change Management
14 15 (7.54%) Project Management
15 10 (5.03%) Incident Management
15 10 (5.03%) Line Management
15 10 (5.03%) Statistical Analysis
16 9 (4.52%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.04%) Perl
2 15 (7.54%) Bash Shell
3 11 (5.53%) Python
4 4 (2.01%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.01%) C
6 1 (0.50%) PHP
6 1 (0.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 141 (70.85%) Cisco Certification
2 119 (59.80%) CCNP
3 70 (35.18%) Degree
4 51 (25.63%) CCNA
5 21 (10.55%) CCIE
6 12 (6.03%) SC Cleared
6 12 (6.03%) Security Cleared
7 7 (3.52%) JNCIP
8 5 (2.51%) CCDP
8 5 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.01%) CCSA
9 4 (2.01%) JNCIA
10 3 (1.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.51%) JNCIE
10 3 (1.51%) MCSA
10 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.50%) CCDA
11 1 (0.50%) CCENT
11 1 (0.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.02%) SLA
2 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (5.53%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.52%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.02%) NFS
5 5 (2.51%) Squid
6 4 (2.01%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 21 (10.55%) Nagios
2 15 (7.54%) SCOM
3 10 (5.03%) HP NNM
4 8 (4.02%) Cacti
5 6 (3.02%) OpenNMS
5 6 (3.02%) Puppet
6 5 (2.51%) Ansible
7 4 (2.01%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (2.01%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (2.01%) SCVMM
7 4 (2.01%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.50%) RANCID
9 1 (0.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 157 (78.89%) Cisco
2 113 (56.78%) Juniper
3 77 (38.69%) Palo Alto
4 46 (23.12%) Extreme Networks
5 41 (20.60%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 35 (17.59%) CheckPoint
7 28 (14.07%) Microsoft
8 27 (13.57%) F5
9 22 (11.06%) Aruba
10 18 (9.05%) Brocade
11 15 (7.54%) Blue Coat
11 15 (7.54%) HP
12 13 (6.53%) SolarWinds
12 13 (6.53%) VMware
13 10 (5.03%) Avaya
13 10 (5.03%) Fortinet
13 10 (5.03%) Polycom
14 8 (4.02%) Huawei
15 6 (3.02%) Sun
16 5 (2.51%) Ericsson
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