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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 79 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing RIP 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.35% 0.57% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.36% 1.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
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
147 166 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 25.39% 31.56% 24.72%
Number of salaries quoted 86 104 52
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,300 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 23 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) VRRP
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) HP NNM
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) HSRP
2 2 (50.00%) Multicast
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) CCIE

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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
2 2 (50.00%) VRRP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) HSRP
2 2 (50.00%) Multicast
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Build Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) HP