The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 808 893 808
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -85
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 107 39 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.033% 0.076%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 0.19% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 98 34 75
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,600 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%

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
18442 20682 19913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.83% 17.66% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15180 16529 16012
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VRRP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VRRP within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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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 +95 90 £50,000 - 8
London +61 41 £57,500 - 3
South East +27 29 £46,000 -10.24% 4
City of London +45 17 £72,500 +26.08% 2
Wales +10 17 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Cardiff +10 17 £47,500 +35.71% 1
South Wales +6 17 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Berkshire +23 15 £47,000 -1.05% 1
Surrey - 13 £46,000 - 1
East of England +12 12 £40,000 +2.56%
West Yorkshire +9 7 £50,000 +11.11%
Yorkshire +6 7 £50,000 +17.64%
Leeds +6 7 £50,000 +11.11%
Cambridgeshire - 6 £40,000 -
Reading - 6 £50,000 - 1
Cambridge - 6 £40,000 -
Bracknell +20 5 £47,000 -1.05%
Staines - 5 £46,000 -
Bedfordshire +5 3 £52,500 +40.00%
Hertfordshire -1 3 £50,000 +2.56%
Chertsey - 3 £35,000 -
Dunstable - 2 £52,500 -
Hammersmith +5 1 £39,500 +5.33%
Hemel Hempstead -8 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Hertford - 1 £52,500 -
Gatwick - 1 £45,000 -
Guildford - 1 £34,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £45,000 - 1
North West - 1 £42,500 -

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing VRRP 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 VRRP.

1 229 (90.16%) Cisco
2 216 (85.04%) BGP
3 201 (79.13%) OSPF
4 197 (77.56%) HSRP
5 191 (75.20%) Firewall
6 171 (67.32%) Cisco Certification
7 139 (54.72%) CCNP
8 133 (52.36%) VPN
8 133 (52.36%) LAN
9 123 (48.43%) EIGRP
10 115 (45.28%) WAN
11 114 (44.88%) TCP/IP
12 109 (42.91%) Cisco ASA
13 108 (42.52%) MPLS
14 100 (39.37%) IPsec
15 96 (37.80%) CheckPoint
16 86 (33.86%) Data Centre
17 76 (29.92%) Juniper
18 75 (29.53%) Wireless
19 71 (27.95%) Linux
20 68 (26.77%) RIP
21 66 (25.98%) VLAN
22 64 (25.20%) Network Design
23 63 (24.80%) F5
24 62 (24.41%) Load Balancing
25 60 (23.62%) DNS
26 54 (21.26%) Cisco Nexus
27 51 (20.08%) CCNA
28 46 (18.11%) Telecoms
29 45 (17.72%) SSL

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing VRRP 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 VRRP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (1.97%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (11.42%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (4.33%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.39%) Office 365
2 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 216 (85.04%) BGP
2 201 (79.13%) OSPF
3 197 (77.56%) HSRP
4 191 (75.20%) Firewall
5 133 (52.36%) LAN
5 133 (52.36%) VPN
6 123 (48.43%) EIGRP
7 115 (45.28%) WAN
8 114 (44.88%) TCP/IP
9 109 (42.91%) Cisco ASA
10 108 (42.52%) MPLS
11 100 (39.37%) IPsec
12 75 (29.53%) Wireless
13 68 (26.77%) RIP
14 66 (25.98%) VLAN
15 60 (23.62%) DNS
16 54 (21.26%) Cisco Nexus
17 45 (17.72%) SSL
18 42 (16.54%) Spanning Tree
19 38 (14.96%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 46 (18.11%) Telecoms
2 43 (16.93%) Finance
3 13 (5.12%) Back Office
4 11 (4.33%) Publishing
4 11 (4.33%) Marketing
5 7 (2.76%) Electronics
6 6 (2.36%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.36%) Banking
6 6 (2.36%) Retail
7 5 (1.97%) Advertising
8 2 (0.79%) Games
8 2 (0.79%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.79%) Billing
8 2 (0.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 167 (65.75%) Network Engineer
2 36 (14.17%) Senior Network Engineer
3 28 (11.02%) Security Engineer
4 26 (10.24%) Network Support
5 20 (7.87%) Network Security Engineer
6 19 (7.48%) Support Engineer
6 19 (7.48%) NOC Engineer
7 15 (5.91%) Implementation Engineer
7 15 (5.91%) Network Support Engineer
7 15 (5.91%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 14 (5.51%) Senior NOC Engineer
8 14 (5.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 13 (5.12%) Network Analyst
9 13 (5.12%) Analyst
10 12 (4.72%) Cisco Engineer
11 11 (4.33%) Network Manager
12 10 (3.94%) Design Engineer
12 10 (3.94%) Network Design Engineer
13 9 (3.54%) Senior Security Engineer
13 9 (3.54%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (10.63%) 802.1X
2 24 (9.45%) CSS
3 9 (3.54%) XMPP
4 1 (0.39%) WAP
4 1 (0.39%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 86 (33.86%) Data Centre
2 20 (7.87%) Video Conferencing
3 16 (6.30%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.15%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.57%) Replication
6 3 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.18%) User Experience
6 3 (1.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (0.79%) PKI
7 2 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.39%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.39%) AVVID
8 1 (0.39%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.39%) Clustering
8 1 (0.39%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 71 (27.95%) Linux
2 37 (14.57%) Windows
3 24 (9.45%) UNIX
4 5 (1.97%) Solaris
5 4 (1.57%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (25.20%) Network Design
2 62 (24.41%) Load Balancing
3 30 (11.81%) ITIL
4 28 (11.02%) Network Management
5 22 (8.66%) Disaster Recovery
6 21 (8.27%) Change Management
6 21 (8.27%) Project Management
7 14 (5.51%) Network Monitoring
8 13 (5.12%) Mentoring
9 11 (4.33%) Business Continuity Planning
9 11 (4.33%) Network Architecture
9 11 (4.33%) BCP
9 11 (4.33%) Business Continuity
10 10 (3.94%) Service Delivery
10 10 (3.94%) Performance Management
10 10 (3.94%) Coaching
11 9 (3.54%) Low Latency
11 9 (3.54%) Investment Management
11 9 (3.54%) Data Analysis
12 8 (3.15%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.30%) PHP
2 14 (5.51%) C#
3 10 (3.94%) Perl
4 7 (2.76%) PowerShell
5 6 (2.36%) Ruby
6 3 (1.18%) SQL
7 2 (0.79%) Java
7 2 (0.79%) Tcl
8 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.39%) Korn
8 1 (0.39%) Python
8 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 171 (67.32%) Cisco Certification
2 139 (54.72%) CCNP
3 51 (20.08%) CCNA
4 39 (15.35%) CCSA
5 26 (10.24%) Degree
6 24 (9.45%) CCIE
7 15 (5.91%) CCSE
8 11 (4.33%) CCSP
9 10 (3.94%) CCDA
9 10 (3.94%) JNCIP
9 10 (3.94%) Security Cleared
10 9 (3.54%) CCDP
11 6 (2.36%) CISSP
12 5 (1.97%) CCIP
12 5 (1.97%) SC Cleared
13 3 (1.18%) JNCIS
14 2 (0.79%) SAP Certification
15 1 (0.39%) Network+ Certification
15 1 (0.39%) JNCIA
15 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.20%) SLA
2 2 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (4.33%) vSphere
2 10 (3.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.54%) ProxySG
4 6 (2.36%) Xen
4 6 (2.36%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.36%) VirtualBox
5 4 (1.57%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.79%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (8.66%) CiscoWorks
2 15 (5.91%) FortiGate
3 14 (5.51%) Cisco CUCM
4 10 (3.94%) Cisco UCCX
5 9 (3.54%) HP NNM
6 7 (2.76%) ZABBIX
7 6 (2.36%) Nagios
8 5 (1.97%) OPNET
9 4 (1.57%) Cisco IPCC
9 4 (1.57%) Puppet
9 4 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.57%) Ansible
10 3 (1.18%) SCOM
11 2 (0.79%) SCCM
11 2 (0.79%) Cacti
11 2 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
12 1 (0.39%) SCDPM
12 1 (0.39%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.39%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 229 (90.16%) Cisco
2 96 (37.80%) CheckPoint
3 76 (29.92%) Juniper
4 63 (24.80%) F5
5 35 (13.78%) HP
6 29 (11.42%) VMware
7 27 (10.63%) Microsoft
8 23 (9.06%) Citrix
9 22 (8.66%) SolarWinds
10 15 (5.91%) Blue Coat
11 13 (5.12%) ProCurve
11 13 (5.12%) SonicWALL
12 12 (4.72%) Brocade
12 12 (4.72%) Dell
12 12 (4.72%) Verint
12 12 (4.72%) CyberTech
13 11 (4.33%) Aruba
13 11 (4.33%) Radware
14 10 (3.94%) Meraki
15 9 (3.54%) Avaya
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