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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RIP 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.80% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.23% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £49,250 £45,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+9.44% +21.62%
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
124 122 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 24.70% 26.81% 31.50%
Number of salaries quoted 87 88 88
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 5 March 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 6 (85.71%) Multicast
3 5 (71.43%) CCIE
4 4 (57.14%) VRRP
4 4 (57.14%) Juniper
4 4 (57.14%) VPN
4 4 (57.14%) IPsec
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (42.86%) HSRP
5 3 (42.86%) GLBP
5 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (42.86%) Cacti
5 3 (42.86%) NAS
5 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
5 3 (42.86%) F5
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) Wireless
5 3 (42.86%) DNS
5 3 (42.86%) BIG-IP
5 3 (42.86%) VLAN
5 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
5 3 (42.86%) Crossbeam

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 6 (85.71%) Multicast
3 4 (57.14%) VRRP
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) IPsec
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (42.86%) HSRP
4 3 (42.86%) GLBP
4 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) NAS
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) BIG-IP
4 3 (42.86%) VLAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) FMCG
1 2 (28.57%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCIE
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Cacti
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
3 3 (42.86%) F5
3 3 (42.86%) Crossbeam
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) VMware