The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 96 89 101
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 3 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.23% 1.31% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.20% 5.26% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 8
Median salary £30,500 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% -1.40%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
VRRP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
251 342 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.26% 24.95% 17.45%
Number of salaries quoted 216 294 188
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VRRP
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VRRP across the Wales region.

VRRP Salary Trend in Wales

VRRP
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VRRP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

VRRP Salary Histogram in Wales

VRRP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VRRP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
South Wales -8 3 £30,500 -12.85%
VRRP
UK

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for VRRP.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) HSRP
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) IPsec
4 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (40.00%) Radware
4 2 (40.00%) Dell
4 2 (40.00%) RIP
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) WLAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) High Availability
4 2 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (40.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) TippingPoint
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) HSRP
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (40.00%) IPsec
4 2 (40.00%) RIP
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) WLAN
5 1 (20.00%) Broadband
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (20.00%) MPLS
5 1 (20.00%) SNMP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) Radware
2 2 (40.00%) TippingPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (20.00%) ZTE