The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 66 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RIP 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.57% - 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.81% - 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £57,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
RIP
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
166 89 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 31.56% 24.72% 36.81%
Number of salaries quoted 104 52 69
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £23,300 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RIP across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

RIP
Salary Trend in Watford

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

RIP Salary Trend in Watford

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing RIP 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 RIP.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) Multicast
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Games
3 2 (50.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) Crossbeam
3 2 (50.00%) Online Games
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (50.00%) VRRP
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) CCIE
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing RIP 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 RIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) Multicast
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (50.00%) VRRP
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCIE
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Crossbeam
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (50.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) VMware