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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 101 90 95
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 2 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.15% 1.24% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% 7.30% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 8
Median salary £30,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.78% +26.66%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%
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
293 233 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.90% 16.93% 21.79%
Number of salaries quoted 228 210 261
Median salary £36,189 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.60% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
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 30 July 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 -9 2 £30,500 -35.78%
VRRP
UK

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WLAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) ZTE
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

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 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (33.33%) ZTE